If you're in the middle of a heated discussion about all things sports, you don't want to get singled out as the poseur: the guy or gal who looks like they're following the conversation until they have to speak up. There is no need to buy a sports almanac and give yourself a crash course in obscure stats.
As long as you have a small collection of interesting—or even insightful—sports facts, not only will you potentially be the unexpected sports trivia hero, but you'll be fully stocked with icebreakers.
Sure, there are going to be sports junkies who were probably born with an innate command of any sports-related nugget you share, but the odds are most of your friends and coworkers are on your level. Besides, what fun is it to be stuck in a conversation with someone who already knows everything (or thinks they do)?
Hopefully, this little collection facts serves you well—these are 25 random sports facts to impress your friends with.