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Harry Potter Look-A-Likes In The Sports World

With the latest installment of the Harry Potter movie series, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, opening in theaters today, it’s a perfect time to take a look at some character look-a-likes from the world of sports. Some characters were hard to find decent matches for, while other doppelgangers were immediately apparent.

The Main Characters

Ricky Rubio and Harry Potter (Daniel Radcliffe)

Japanese figure skater suspended after drunken moped ride

American football players get pulled over for drunk driving their Escalades, Hummers or sports cars. Japanese figure skaters apparently have other modes of transportation.

Japanese figure skater Nobunari Oda has been suspended for 5 months by the Japan Skating Federation after being pulled over for drunk driving… on a moped. He…

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Go Figure – A Plan To Save Figure Skating

You might have missed this story yesterday, but figure skating is declining in popularity. Television ratings are decreasing, and with the sport’s TV deal ending in the spring, it is not certain that a new deal will be made.

Some people have blamed figure skating’s popularity on the new scoring system, which is much more complicated than the 6.0 system that was used previously. That’s a really boring…

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