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Athlon's Holiday Gift Guide for Sports Fans

Here's what every guy needs under his Christmas tree
Athlon's Holiday Gift Guide for Sports Fans
If you're looking for the perfect and unusual gift for the sports fan in your life, you’ve come to the right place.

The Crazy Stories Behind Athletes and Numbers

It's more than just a number
Much like tattoos or passwords, jersey numbers can be a highly personal affair for their owners. The significance behind a jersey number can sometimes offer a little glimpse into an athlete’s psyche, his past, or his hopes for the future. Other times, the number reflects a team’s plans for the player wearing it. Here’s a sampling from the surprisingly rich world of jersey numbers.

Much like tattoos or passwords, jersey numbers can be a highly personal affair for their owners. The significance behind a jersey number can sometimes offer a little glimpse into an athlete’s psyche, his past, or his hopes for the future. Other times, the number reflects a team’s plans for the player wearing it. Here’s a sampling from the surprisingly rich world of jersey numbers.

Major Leaguers Share Their Favorite World Series Memories

A Blast From the Past!
Major Leaguers Share Their Favorite World Series Memories
The World Series is underway, with Major League Baseball and its fans hoping it will last a little longer than last fall, when the San Francisco Giants swept the Detroit Tigers. Seven of the last nine World Series have been over in four or five games, and baseball’s showcase has generally lacked the kind of drama we saw in 2011, when the St.

UFC Champ Ronda Rousey is a Knockout

This beauty is a beast on the set of "The Ultimate Fighter 18"
UFC Champ Ronda Rousey is a Knockout

UFC Champ Ronda RouseyGo just about anywhere in Las Vegas this time of year and you are likely to spot at least one beautiful blond Southern California girl in sunglasses talking on a cell phone.

Most of them have arrived on a quick flight or taken the short drive through the desert hoping to hit the trendiest pools and clubs in the world.

Jay-Z is Becoming Sports' Newest Super Agent

From music maven to sports kingpin
<p> Jay-Z is Becoming Sports' Newest Super Agent&nbsp;</p>
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Jay-Z has built an empire in the worlds of music and fashion. Now the 43-year-old is set to try his hand at building the brands of athletes across the sports landscape. Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Sports has teamed with Creative Artists Agency (CAA) — which represents everyone from Tom Cruise to Justin Timberlake to Derek Jeter — to form an alliance with the potential to become an immediate power player. 

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