Trash talking and sports go together like apples and pie. They are synonymous like chicken and dumplings. They mix beautifully like peanut butter and jelly!
I think you get my point.
As long as there has been sports there has also been trash talking. In the heat of competition people will say things to get under their opponents' skin. Other times, it is used strategically as a mental weapon against an opponent.
Now, I think it’s important to realize that trash talking comes in many forms and it is not always mean.
It can be comedic, it can be spur-of-the-moment or planned out, and sometimes it doesn’t even have to be audible. You can talk trash using body language, facial expressions and even the way that you play the game.
Here is a list of the 50 best trash talk moments in sports: