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This Is How Baseball Drugs Cheats Were Treated Before Alex Rodriguez

Image: © Scott Anderson | Dreamstime.com While Alex Rodriguez continues to be the center of attention due to his taking of illegal performance drugs, his story is not an unusual one – and the way that Rodriguez has been lambasted by Major League Baseball, media and fans alike is perhaps rather unfair considering how other …

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10 Most Controversial Sports Books Ever

Image: Glenn Francis and Regan Books Candid, behind-the-scenes sports books can provide a glimpse into the personal lives and locker rooms of the most famous athletes and sports teams in the world. These books can give away trade secrets and expose a team or game’s inner workings, revealing personal details that some feel should remain …

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10 Cool Retro Sportsmen-Endorsed Video Games

Image: Charles Williams Video games remain immensely popular, even in the face of twerking, cell phones and reality TV. However, not so very long ago, software companies began enlisting star athletes to serve as the face of their video games in order to promote the latest releases and attract the attention of sports fans. Some …

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10 U.S. Sports Stars Busted For Weed

Image: Keith Allison In recent years, the NBA has been portrayed as a den of marijuana use. In 2001 former NBA forward Charles Oakley famously said, “You got 60 percent of your league on marijuana. What can you do?” He went on to label the league’s drug program a joke. Then in 2009 one of …

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10 Trailblazing Gay Sportsmen Who Came Out While Still Playing

Image: Joshua S. Kelly “Some people are gay. Get over it!” That was the message lesbian, gay and bisexual charity Stonewall presented in 2007. Sadly, some people just can’t get over it. And with the 2014 Winter Olympics to be held in Russia, where the government is coming down hard on the country’s gay population …