Darcy Reed

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Matt Barnes tweets that he's done sticking up for Clippers teammates

Throughout his NBA career, Matt Barnes has been known as an enforcer, a player who will back his teammates up when games get physical. Those days might be over.<p>Barnes was ejected on Wednesday during the Los Angeles Clippers’ game against the Oklahoma City Thunder for shoving Serge Ibaka, and …

So, what defines a 'real man' in sports?

The stories keep coming, one after another after another, like cars entering a busy intersection, at the crossroads where sports and society meet.<p>The …

High School Football

Chinese boy, 10, 'ordered' to jump from building by teacher after talking in class

A Chinese father is calling for an inquiry after his 10-year-old son threw himself from a high-rise building, allegedly on the orders of a teacher who caught him talking in class<p>A 10-year-old boy fell to his death from a 30-storey block of flats after a primary school teacher “ordered” him to jump, …

This Stunning Time-Lapse of New York City is a Must-Watch

New York City isn’t what it used to be. Soldiers with M-16s stand guard at Grand Central Station, walking through Times Square feels like you’re on …

New frontiers in Twitter diplomacy: Barack Obama, the president of Iran, and Jack Dorsey

By now, most of us are pretty used to seeing Twitter as a powerful tool for real-time discussion around global events — discussion that in some cases …

Lolo Jones Eats 9,000 Calories A Day To Prepare For U.S. Olympic Bobsled Team Trials

Lolo Jones is pushing a bobsled these days, so she isn't being shy at the dinner table.<p>The two-time Olympic hurdler is eating 9,000 calories a day to gain more muscle so she can better move the 400-pound sled to make the U.S. team for the upcoming Winter Olympics, USA Today reported. For …

Ilombe Mboyo: Prison, stardom and a terrible past

<b>Ilombe Mboyo was nearly a West Ham player until fans found out about his rape conviction and voiced their outrage on Twitter. But can football help rehabilitate a criminal?</b><p><b>Pierre Bodenghien immediately knew he'd spotted a gem.</b><p>"He had everything - size, technique and physicality," remembers the …

Soccer

6-Year-Old Girl Runs All over Boys in Pee-Wee Football

A six-year-old girl in New Orleans has scored three touchdowns in two games in a league that is filled with boys, according to her father. Her highlights speak for themselves. Is this talented girl the real-life version of Icebox?<p>Hat tip to Guyism for the find.