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Carl Kremer: The Coach You Want Your Child to Play For

Don McNay | Posted 04.30.2012 | Sports
Don McNay

Kremer projects Midwestern values of focusing on the team instead of the individual. He beats a cupcake team by fifty points, but praises the opponent's "hustle" or "fighting spirit." I've tried to get him to trash talk, but Carl is not going to let that happen.

WATCH: Most Memorable Athletes In Film

Posted 02.25.2012 | Black Voices

Throughout the years notable athletes have not only used their talents in hopes of winning a championship in their respective sport, they have also be...

Accosting Boys in Showers: LGBTQ Athletes and Homophobia

B.J. Epstein | Posted 04.25.2012 | Sports
B.J. Epstein

As long as gay athletes are scared to come out, because they worry about what their teammates and fans might think or even because they fear for their safety and their future, society will not recognize that it is possible to be both gay and sporty.

Who's That Daytona 500 Driver?

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.02.2012 | Business

Any sport that stages its Super Bowl at the start of its official season deserves attention. But NASCAR's Daytona 500 on Sunday could still be mighty ...

WATCH: Fallon Talks To The Alabama Face Guy

Posted 02.22.2012 | Comedy

Jack Blankenship, a freshman at the University of Alabama, was a guest on "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" Tuesday, but it wasn't to talk school or TV. ...

How to Think Like a Revolutionary

Layla Revis | Posted 04.22.2012 | Sports
Layla Revis

First, they ignored Fosbury. Then they laughed and criticized him for what they called the "Fosbury Flop." Today, it is the most popular technique in modern high jumping.

First Man To Row Solo Across Atlantic Dies

AP | MARTIN GRIFFITH | Posted 04.20.2012 | Sports

RENO, Nev. — John Fairfax, the first known person to row alone across the Atlantic Ocean, has died at his Las Vegas-area home. He was 74. The s...

PHOTOS: The Best Fantasy Camps For Grownups

JustLuxe | Posted 04.20.2012 | Travel

People who fantasized about being a rock star, a Broadway singer or a race car driver are paying tens of thousands of dollars to live those dreams and get access to their idols.

ReThink Review: Undefeated -- Why Sports Matter

Jonathan Kim | Posted 04.18.2012 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Oscar-nominated documentary Undefeated follows a season in the life of the Manassas High School football team. But as is true of any great sports story, it really isn't about the final score.

Police Ban 'Piggyback Bandit'

AP | By MATT VOLZ | Posted 02.16.2012 | Weird News

HELENA, Mont. -- High School sports teams in several states have been keeping an eye out for a man known as the Piggyback Bandit. Twenty-eight-year-o...

What the GOP Can Learn From Jeremy Lin

Death Race | Posted 04.16.2012 | Politics
Death Race

What can one possibly add to the hill of hype that now surrounds the glorious Jeremy Lin, New York Knickerbocker? We are fascinated by his rise, but instead of focusing on his talent, which is raw and untested, we fixate upon his race and his biography.

Did You See That? Top Sports Photos Feb. 6 - Feb. 12

Posted 02.15.2012 | Sports

The best and craziest sports pictures of the week. To see more great photography visit HuffPost Exposure. ...

Withey, Griner, Suero NetScouts Basketball Players of the Week

Carl Berman | Posted 04.16.2012 | Sports
Carl Berman

Withey, a 7'0 junior center, was vital in the Jayhawks' victories against #8-ranked Baylor and Oklahoma State. Against Baylor, Withey scored 25 points, grabbed five rebounds and blocked three shots.

Asian Football Confederation Presidential Election Bears Risk of Renewed Embarrassment

James Dorsey | Posted 04.15.2012 | Sports
James Dorsey

At a time that soccer's governing bodies have been involved in some of the worst scandals in their history, soccer officials are concerned that the candidacy Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa could prove to be another embarrassment.

The Last Word On Joe Paterno (And What He Tells Us About Ourselves)

Steve Malkenson | Posted 04.14.2012 | Sports
Steve Malkenson

Why do we need to glorify or vilify others (and in the most passionate terms) when we don't have a basis to do so other than our own prejudicial assumptions?

House, Star Wars, Super Bowl and More Top This Week's Like/Dislike List!

Kris LoPresto | Posted 04.11.2012 | Entertainment
Kris LoPresto

It dawned on me this morning that my Sundays are WIDE open now that the NFL is over. I honestly have no idea what to do with myself. Although, I think my cat will freak out if I'm not there on the couch for hours at a time like I was during the season.

Pitt's Woodall Heads NetScouts Basketball's Players of the Week

Carl Berman | Posted 04.09.2012 | Sports
Carl Berman

Woodall, a 5-11 junior from Brooklyn, N.Y., led the Panthers in scoring in victories at West Virginia and against Villanova.

If You Can't Make the Super Bowl, Party With the Owners

Tom Murro | Posted 04.09.2012 | Celebrity
Tom Murro

It goes without saying that everyone loves a good party, from President Obama, who has hosted dozens of celebrity-filled parties, all the way dow...

The Longest Swim -- The Story

Diana Nyad | Posted 04.08.2012 | Healthy Living
Diana Nyad

There's a new interview with me running on most NPR stations as of last week. The show is called The Story.

Marlins Player Auctions Off His Hair

Posted 02.07.2012 | Miami

The Miami Marlins' newest infielder Jose Reyes had to cut off his dreadlocks to comply with the ball team's clean-cut policy. Last Friday, a barbe...

Did You See That? Top Sports Photos Jan. 29- Feb. 5

Posted 02.07.2012 | Sports

The best and craziest sports pictures of the week. To see more great photography visit HuffPost Exposure. ...

Go For It On Fourth Down? Football Stats Yield Surprising Answer

Posted 02.04.2012 | Science

By: Adam Hadhazy, Life's Little Mysteries Contributor Published: 02/03/2012 04:25 PM EST on Lifes Little Mysteries Millions of eyes will be glu...

What Can Your Kids Gain From Watching the Super Bowl?

Dr. G | Posted 04.04.2012 | Parents
Dr. G

Some parents (OK, mostly moms) grudgingly let their kids watch but feel very uncomfortable the whole time about the lessons kids are learning. I say use the Super Bowl to raise the kids you want!

Cartoon: Bipartisan Barack at the Super Bowl

Jonathan Guyer | Posted 04.03.2012 | Politics
Jonathan Guyer

A cartoon from 2008 with plenty of relevance for this upcoming weekend. ...

10 Super Bowl Classics

Food52 | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

If you're going to be parked on the couch for several hours heavily invested (or not) in a sporting event, might as well have some great food to keep you company.