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15 Songs Sports Has Ruined Forever

Music at sporting events is a given. But what happens when songs are played too often? Here are 15 songs sports has ruined. Whether you’re tailgating in the parking lot or cheering on a fight at a hockey game, music plays a big role in sports. Music is supposed to keep the crowd pumped and engaged with the events on the field. But what happens when sporting events ruin a song because they play it too much? So we gathered our internet friends and started to debate. Perhaps some of these songs were initially created as a sports anthem or...

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Chicago Blackhawks fans celebrate Stanley Cup win at home

The Chicago Blackhawks have won their third Stanley Cup in six seasons with a 4-2 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning. With this win, many say this solidifies the franchise as a modern-day dynasty in all of sports. While Chicago fans are accustomed to winning multiple Stanley Cups, the win earlier this week was the first at home with fans reacted appropriately. The only thing I noticed in the celebration was the lack of burning couches. Every major sports celebration needs a couple burning couches. I need burning couches. You need burning couches. We need burning couches. You have to admit,...

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This 2015 Stanley Cup Finals Commercial Will Give You the Chills

The 2015 Stanley Cup Finals start on Wednesday when the West Conference champion Chicago Blackhawks face off against the East Conference champions Tampa Bay Lightning. In typical hockey fashion, the NHL released a stellar promo video dubbed “What’s in a Name” based off those who will be engraved on Lord Stanley when the Finals are concluded. Narrated by actor and hockey fan Liev Schreiber, the video highlights the tremendous honor these guys have been fighting for since they were children to have their name placed alongside some of the greatest names to ever play the...

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These kittens watching hockey is cutest thing you’ll see all day

Anyone who owns a cat knows that anything you find joy in, the cat will try to take it over at some point. Working on a computer? A cat will nap on your keyboard. You like that candle on the table? The cat says too bad. Well now they’ve moved on to what you like to watch on TV because these two adorable kittens are addicted to watching hockey. From the face-off at center ice to the battles at the net, these two can follow the game without the need of that awful glow puck. Source: Kittens enjoy watching...

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Are NHL Ice Girls Good or Bad for the League?

The debate on the need for NHL ice girls has been increasing since the season started because of negative press around sexism and  unprofessional treatment towards these women. For those unaware, “ice girls” are a form of cheerleading and they’re utilized during the game to provide general entertainment and to clean the excess ice that forms on the rink in between plays. #456055772 / gettyimages.com Sure, their outfits are usually scantily clad and revealing, but are ice girls different from other cheerleaders in the sports industry? The NBA employs dancers. The NFL has cheerleaders. All with outfits that have...

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