Croatian Kidney Patient Hoping To Hit Euro Pitch

When Croatia returns to Euro 2008 action on Thursday, one member of the Croatian squad wants to prove he has the heart to play - even if it’s with a borrowed kidney.

Ivan Klasnic Croatia soccer player kidney transplant

The ASSOCIATED PRESS kicks up the story of Ivan Klasnic, who hopes to become the first-ever kidney transplant recipient to hit the pitch in the European tournament. Read more…

Did Robbie Knievel Train With Monica Lewinsky?

Robbie Knievel, that boy there, he’s just like his daddy. But that still doesn’t explain away the headline, which is so bad that it’s excellent.

Robbie Knieval Stuntman Jump

Although it’s much more fun and much less politically incorrect than this next headline flub. Read more…

Polish-Born Player Helps Germany Beat Poland

Lukas Podolski was born in Poland, but was ignored by the national team of his home country, and is one of of two prominent Polish players that made the pilgrimage to represent Germany in the quadrennial Euro tournament.

Lukas Podolski Germany Soccer

The Pole chipped in both goals in his foster nation’s 2-0 win over his homeland. Read more…