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*[[Where's The Cheat?]] — [[Strong Bad]] mentions the sport.
*[[Where's The Cheat?]] — [[Strong Bad]] mentions the sport.
*Email [[labor day]] — [[Strong Mad]] and [[The Cheat]] are shown with badminton racquets.
*Email [[labor day]] — [[Strong Mad]] and [[The Cheat]] are shown with badminton racquets.
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*Email [[army]]—  Strong Bad and Strong Mad discuss the sport and wonder what the official rules are.
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*Email [[army]] —  Strong Bad and Strong Mad discuss the sport and wonder what the official rules are.
==Baseball==
==Baseball==
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*[[LEMKE|Mark Lemke]] is a commonly referenced baseball player.
*[[LEMKE|Mark Lemke]] is a commonly referenced baseball player.
*[[Coach Z]] is usually seen wearing an unbranded baseball cap.
*[[Coach Z]] is usually seen wearing an unbranded baseball cap.
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*[[Where My Hat Is At?]]— [[Homestar Runner]] looks for his hat so he can play baseball.
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*[[Where My Hat Is At?]] — [[Homestar Runner]] looks for his hat so he can play baseball.
*Email [[keep cool]] — [[Strong Sad]] mentions that baseball games are at two, eleven, and three.
*Email [[keep cool]] — [[Strong Sad]] mentions that baseball games are at two, eleven, and three.
*[[Strongest Man in the World]] — [[The Grape Fairie]] claims he got the [[golbol]] in 1974 from [[Wikipedia:Mookie Wilson|Mookie Wilson]].  Mookie Wilson was a professional baseball player durring the 1980s and early 1990s best known for playing for the [[Wikipedia:New York Mets|New York Mets]], the team referenced in the golbol Easter egg.
*[[Strongest Man in the World]] — [[The Grape Fairie]] claims he got the [[golbol]] in 1974 from [[Wikipedia:Mookie Wilson|Mookie Wilson]].  Mookie Wilson was a professional baseball player durring the 1980s and early 1990s best known for playing for the [[Wikipedia:New York Mets|New York Mets]], the team referenced in the golbol Easter egg.
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* [[Pom Pom, Too]] — one of the Poms is colored like an [[ABA basketball]], and two of them look like NBA basketballs.
* [[Pom Pom, Too]] — one of the Poms is colored like an [[ABA basketball]], and two of them look like NBA basketballs.
*[[A Decemberween Pageant]] — [[Pom Pom]] is cast as [[Kobe|Kobe #1]] and Strong Mad is cast as [[Kobe|Kobe #2]].  
*[[A Decemberween Pageant]] — [[Pom Pom]] is cast as [[Kobe|Kobe #1]] and Strong Mad is cast as [[Kobe|Kobe #2]].  
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*[[Strong Bad#Character Video Transcript|Strong Bad Character Video]]— one of his accepted forms of payments is "[[Wikipedia:Denver Nuggets|Denver Nuggets]]."
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*[[Strong Bad#Character Video Transcript|Strong Bad Character Video]] — one of his accepted forms of payments is "[[Wikipedia:Denver Nuggets|Denver Nuggets]]."
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*Email [[new hands]] — one of the options for Strong Bad's hands is an ABA basketball.
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*Email [[new hands]] — one of the options for Strong Bad's hands is an ABA basketball.
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*[[New Boots]], The Cheat draws Strong Bad dribbling and spinning basketballs.   
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*[[New Boots]] — The Cheat draws Strong Bad dribbling and spinning basketballs.   
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*Email [[autobiography]]—  Strong Bad supposedly played on a basketball team with "[[The Deke]]."
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*Email [[autobiography]] —  Strong Bad supposedly played on a basketball team with "[[The Deke]]."
*Email [[different town]] — Strong Bad says "Pom Pom wouldn't change at all / 'cept he'd look like an ABA basketball."
*Email [[different town]] — Strong Bad says "Pom Pom wouldn't change at all / 'cept he'd look like an ABA basketball."
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*Email [[secret recipes]]— Coach Z doesn't appear to know what a basketball is, referring to one as "a bounce thing".  
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*Email [[secret recipes]] — Coach Z doesn't appear to know what a basketball is, referring to one as "a bounce thing".  
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*[[Halloween Fairstival]]— Strong Mad dresses as [[Wikipedia:Ben Wallace|Ben Wallace]].  
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*[[Halloween Fairstival]] — Strong Mad dresses as [[Wikipedia:Ben Wallace|Ben Wallace]].  
*Email [[bedtime story]] — [[Moses Malone]] is supposedly a buddy of [[The Cheat]].
*Email [[bedtime story]] — [[Moses Malone]] is supposedly a buddy of [[The Cheat]].
*Email [[candy product]] — Coach Z gets a basketball stuck on his head.
*Email [[candy product]] — Coach Z gets a basketball stuck on his head.
==Competitive Swimming==
==Competitive Swimming==
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*Email [[other days]] — Strong Sad mentions that they will be late for swim practice (although earlier in the e-mail Strong Bad denies that he goes to swim practice).
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*Email [[other days]] — Strong Sad mentions that they will be late for swim practice (although earlier in the e-mail Strong Bad denies that he goes to swim practice).
==Football==
==Football==
[[Image:superbowldealie.png|thumb|150px|TAKE IT TO THE HOUSE!]]
[[Image:superbowldealie.png|thumb|150px|TAKE IT TO THE HOUSE!]]
*Coach Z's old timey counterpart is a football player named "[[The Fort Wayne Locomotive]]."   
*Coach Z's old timey counterpart is a football player named "[[The Fort Wayne Locomotive]]."   
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*[[The House That Gave Sucky Treats]]— Strong Mad's costume is [[Wikipedia:William Perry (American football)|William "Refridgerator" Perry]], a famous football player from the 1980s.
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*[[The House That Gave Sucky Treats]] — Strong Mad's costume is [[Wikipedia:William Perry (American football)|William "Refrigerator" Perry]], a famous football player from the 1980s.
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*Email [[caffeine]]— Strong Sad claims while hyper, "I don't even watch football! I don't even watch football!"
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*Email [[caffeine]] — Strong Sad claims while hyper, "I don't even watch football! I don't even watch football!"
*[[Superbowl Dealie]] — The entire toon is about annual professional football championship.
*[[Superbowl Dealie]] — The entire toon is about annual professional football championship.
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*[[Senorial Day]]— [[Senor Cardgage]] and Strong Bad "play catch" with a football.
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*[[Senorial Day]] — [[Senor Cardgage]] and Strong Bad "play catch" with a football.
* Email [[high school]] — "Middle School" Coach Z dreams of being "craptain of the foortball torm".
* Email [[high school]] — "Middle School" Coach Z dreams of being "craptain of the foortball torm".
* [[KOT's VOQPCS!]] — the King of Town's scheme to get the Poopsmith to smell better somehow involves a game of football.
* [[KOT's VOQPCS!]] — the King of Town's scheme to get the Poopsmith to smell better somehow involves a game of football.
* Email [[crying]] — Strong Bad "quotes" Li'l Brudder as saying "I'm gonna be a quarterback when I grow up. I'm gonna throw for 2,000 yards."
* Email [[crying]] — Strong Bad "quotes" Li'l Brudder as saying "I'm gonna be a quarterback when I grow up. I'm gonna throw for 2,000 yards."
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*[[Toikey TV]] — Strong Mad, Strong Bad and The Cheat wind up watching the 2007 Falling Asleep On The Couch Watching Football Bowl.
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*[[Toikey TV]] — Strong Mad, Strong Bad, and The Cheat wind up watching the 2007 Falling Asleep On The Couch Watching Football Bowl.
===Soccer referred to as Football===
===Soccer referred to as Football===
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*Email [[mascot]] — The Cheat uses a golf club to hit things on the [[Crazy Go Nuts University|CGNU]] Golf Club Team.
*Email [[mascot]] — The Cheat uses a golf club to hit things on the [[Crazy Go Nuts University|CGNU]] Golf Club Team.
*Email [[the paper]] — [[The Paper]] has the word "golf" visible under its sweatshirt during its preppy phase.
*Email [[the paper]] — [[The Paper]] has the word "golf" visible under its sweatshirt during its preppy phase.
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*Email [[mini-golf]] — Enitre email concerned with the miniature version
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*Email [[mini-golf]] — The entire email is concerned with the miniature version.
==Hockey==
==Hockey==
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*[[Marzipan's Answering Machine Version 9.2]]— Coach Z coaches field hockey, with [[Marzipan]] one of the players.
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*[[Marzipan's Answering Machine Version 9.2]] — Homestar, pretending to be Coach Z, asks [[Marzipan]] why she missed field hockey practice.
*[[Superbowl Dealie]] — Homestar shows up in a [[Wikipedia:Boston Bruins|Boston Bruins]] jersey.
*[[Superbowl Dealie]] — Homestar shows up in a [[Wikipedia:Boston Bruins|Boston Bruins]] jersey.
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[[Image:Champeenship.PNG|thumb|150px|The Champeenship]]
[[Image:Champeenship.PNG|thumb|150px|The Champeenship]]
*[[Theme Song Video]] — Pom Pom is seen practice martial arts.
*[[Theme Song Video]] — Pom Pom is seen practice martial arts.
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*Email [[pom pom]]— Pom Pom manages to "beat the everloving snot" out of Strong Bad.  
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*Email [[pom pom]] — Pom Pom manages to "beat the everloving snot" out of Strong Bad.  
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*Email [[montage]]— Homestar participates in the "[[Champeenship]]," which seems to be a judo/karate type tournament.
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*Email [[montage]] — Homestar participates in the "[[Champeenship]]," which seems to be a judo/karate type tournament.
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*[[Summer Short Shorts]]— Pom Pom is seen with a bo and performing impressive acrobatics in one of the segments.
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*[[Summer Short Shorts]] — Pom Pom is seen wielding a [[Wikipedia:Bō|bo]] and performing impressive acrobatics in one of the segments.
==Soccer==
==Soccer==
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*Email [[little questions]]—  Strong Bad mentions that he hates soccer.
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*Email [[little questions]] —  Strong Bad mentions that he hates soccer.
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*Email [[ghosts]]— Strong Bad tells the ghost of the Tandy "The Cheat has soccer practice."
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*Email [[ghosts]] — Strong Bad tells the ghost of the Tandy "The Cheat has soccer practice."
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*Email [[caffeine]]— [[Hyperactive Strong Sad]] asks Coach Z if he wants to play some soccer.
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*Email [[caffeine]] — [[Hyperactive Strong Sad]] asks Coach Z if he wants to play some soccer.
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*[[Happy Hallow-day]]— [[Bubs]] is dressed as Coach McGuirk, the soccer coach in the television series [[Wikipedia:Home Movies (TV series)|Home Movies]].
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*[[Happy Hallow-day]] — [[Bubs]] is dressed as Coach McGuirk, the soccer coach in the television series [[Wikipedia:Home Movies (TV series)|Home Movies]].
==Tennis==
==Tennis==
*[[John McEnroe]] is a commonly referenced tennis player.
*[[John McEnroe]] is a commonly referenced tennis player.
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*Email [[flashback]]— Strong Bad and Coach Z play tennis on the moon.
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*Email [[flashback]] — Strong Bad and Coach Z play tennis on the moon.
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*[[Senorial Day]]— Bubs holds a tennis racquet and has a John McEnroe wig on.
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*[[Senorial Day]] — Bubs holds a tennis racquet and has a John McEnroe wig on.
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*[[Decemberween Short Shorts]]— Strong Bad admits he likes tennis player [[Wikipedia:Martina Navratilova|Martina Navratilova]].
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*[[Decemberween Short Shorts]] — Strong Bad admits he likes tennis player [[Wikipedia:Martina Navratilova|Martina Navratilova]].
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*Email [[the paper]]— During The Paper's preppy phase, it is seen wearing a sweater with the word "tennis".
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*Email [[the paper]] — During The Paper's preppy phase, it is seen wearing a sweater with the word "tennis".
==Track and Field==
==Track and Field==
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:''See [[Racing]] for more examples.''
:''See [[Racing]] for more examples.''
*Homestar is seen running several times, most notably at the beginning of [[Bug In Mouth Disease]].
*Homestar is seen running several times, most notably at the beginning of [[Bug In Mouth Disease]].
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*Email [[autobiography]]— [[The King of Town]] is seen "running".
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*Email [[autobiography]] — [[The King of Town]] is seen "running".
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*Email [[disconnected]]— "Head Bad" manages to beat Homestar in a race with his new jets.
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*Email [[disconnected]] — "Head Bad" attempts to beat Homestar in a race, only to find that Homestar didn't enter.
==Racquetball==
==Racquetball==
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*Email [[dangeresque 3]]— Homestar and Strong Bad are seen playing racquetball in The Brother Strongs' basement.
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*Email [[dangeresque 3]] — Homestar and Strong Bad are seen playing racquetball in the [[Basement of the Brothers Strong]].
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*[[Marzipan's Answering Machine Version 14.2]]— Strong Sad mentions slow-pitch racquetball.
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*[[Marzipan's Answering Machine Version 14.2]] — Strong Sad mentions slow-pitch racquetball.
==See Also==
==See Also==

Revision as of 02:57, 31 December 2007

The folks in Free Country, USA seem to enjoy playing, watching, and discussing Sports.

Contents

Badminton

Baseball

Waiting on Homestar to find his hat.

Basketball

We all long for the days of the ABA

Competitive Swimming

  • Email other days — Strong Sad mentions that they will be late for swim practice (although earlier in the e-mail Strong Bad denies that he goes to swim practice).

Football

TAKE IT TO THE HOUSE!
  • Coach Z's old timey counterpart is a football player named "The Fort Wayne Locomotive."
  • The House That Gave Sucky Treats — Strong Mad's costume is William "Refrigerator" Perry, a famous football player from the 1980s.
  • Email caffeine — Strong Sad claims while hyper, "I don't even watch football! I don't even watch football!"
  • Superbowl Dealie — The entire toon is about annual professional football championship.
  • Senorial DaySenor Cardgage and Strong Bad "play catch" with a football.
  • Email high school — "Middle School" Coach Z dreams of being "craptain of the foortball torm".
  • KOT's VOQPCS! — the King of Town's scheme to get the Poopsmith to smell better somehow involves a game of football.
  • Email crying — Strong Bad "quotes" Li'l Brudder as saying "I'm gonna be a quarterback when I grow up. I'm gonna throw for 2,000 yards."
  • Toikey TV — Strong Mad, Strong Bad, and The Cheat wind up watching the 2007 Falling Asleep On The Couch Watching Football Bowl.

Soccer referred to as Football

  • Email little questions — The sender asks "Has you some time play football?" and Strong Bad answers by saying that he loves football.
  • The System Is Down — Strong Bad shouts "football!", a reference to a soccer song.

Golf

Is it golf?
  • Email mascot — The Cheat uses a golf club to hit things on the CGNU Golf Club Team.
  • Email the paperThe Paper has the word "golf" visible under its sweatshirt during its preppy phase.
  • Email mini-golf — The entire email is concerned with the miniature version.

Hockey

Martial Arts

The Champeenship
  • Theme Song Video — Pom Pom is seen practice martial arts.
  • Email pom pom — Pom Pom manages to "beat the everloving snot" out of Strong Bad.
  • Email montage — Homestar participates in the "Champeenship," which seems to be a judo/karate type tournament.
  • Summer Short Shorts — Pom Pom is seen wielding a bo and performing impressive acrobatics in one of the segments.

Soccer

Tennis

Track and Field

It's a sad day for Track and Field
See Racing for more examples.

Racquetball

See Also

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