1. The Smartest Pets in Sports

    We humans, we think we are so smart—but some animals may be closer to our intelligence level than we think...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 22 days ago 9,357 reads 4 comments

  2. Minor League Pitcher Hits Bird with Pitch

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 22 days ago 588 reads 0 comments

  3. Braves Fan Gives into Physics, Picks Up Foul Ball with His Face

    Gravity: it's our friend, but it is also our greatest enemy. For every keeping-all-the-things-on-Earth-in-their-rightful-place, there's also a dropped ice cream or a spilled glass of red wine...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 23 days ago 2,439 reads 0 comments

  4. Argentina Coach Alejandro Sabella and His Almost Fall Gets the Meme Treatment

    Alejandro Sabella, the Argentina coach, quickly gained Internet fame after he became so engrossed in a chance for his side during their World Cup quarter-final against Belgium that he almost fell over...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 23 days ago 65,557 reads 30 comments

  5. Colombian Newspaper's World Cup Headline Is NSFW Tirade Against Referee

    The Colombian newspaper Hoy went for an angry, NSFW front page in reaction to its team's 2-1 defeat to Brazil in the World Cup quarter-final. " Spanish referee," the headline begins, before descending into a torrent of abuse...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 23 days ago 94,159 reads 245 comments

  6. Lionel Messi Stars in New Adidas Ad Ahead of Argentina vs. Belgium at World Cup

    No pressure, then, Lionel Messi ... The Argentinian stars in an Adidas hype advert ahead of the nation's World Cup quarter-final against Belgium...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 23 days ago 9,249 reads 2 comments

  7. New England Revolution Coach Jay Heaps Shakes Imaginary Hands After MLS Game

    New England Revolution coach Jay Heaps was left shaking hands with thin air after the MLS game with Real Salt Lake. Salt Lake won the game 2-1 thanks to a pair of penalties, but it was Revs coach Heap who was left without a post-match handshake..

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 23 days ago 37,954 reads 19 comments

  8. Mathieu Valbuena Gets Paired with the Tallest Mascot, Hilarity Ensues

    Mathieu Valbuena 's unfortunate summer of being made to look even shorter than he already is continues...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 24 days ago 5,817 reads 10 comments

  9. Cameraman Has Cheat Sheet for France vs. Germany World Cup Quarter-Final

    Now that we're down to the last eight teams of the 2014 World Cup, you might think that all the players are sufficiently famous enough to be recognisable to almost anyone. Not the case...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 24 days ago 5,058 reads 2 comments

  10. Sports Moments That Would Make Uncle Sam Proud

    It's great to be an American, isn't it? On this day, we honor our incredible country by blasting fireworks, singing songs and taking some time to appreciate those moments for the red, white and blue...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 24 days ago 48,687 reads 46 comments

  11. Tim Howard Made Another Block as USMNT Returned from 2014 World Cup

    Just when it looked as if Tim Howard had done all his goalkeeping for the summer, the USA shot-stopper had to make one more block...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 24 days ago 375,310 reads 316 comments

  12. Brazilian Child Named After France 2006 World Cup Squad Doesn't Know Whole Name

    A Brazilian child was given a host of French footballers' names by his father after the 2006 World Cup, and he says that he hasn't learned his whole name yet as a result...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 24 days ago 4,124 reads 5 comments

  13. France Players Recreate 'The Wolf of Wall Street' Scene in World Cup Training

    France face Germany for a place in the World Cup semi-finals on Friday. As part of their preparations, some of the team were spotted chest-thumping, recreating a scene from The Wolf of Wall Street ...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 24 days ago 8,912 reads 4 comments

  14. Athletes Who Love America

    The United States' World Cup run is over, but what better reason is there to keep stoking that Stars and Stripes fervor than the anniversary of America's independence? The Fourth ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 25 days ago 18,619 reads 33 comments

  15. Biggest Sundae Ever! Kings Player Eats Ice Cream Out of Stanley Cup

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 25 days ago 1,040 reads 1 comments

  16. Shakira, Wyclef Jean and Santana Will Headline World Cup Closing Ceremony

    Remember when Shakira and Wyclef performed Hips Don't Lie at the World Cup in 2006? Well you're about to see it again...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 25 days ago 514 reads 0 comments

  17. Pitchers Ran into Each Other in Airport After Being Traded for One Another

    The Pittsburgh Pirates and Anaheim Angels agreed to a closer swap last week, sending Jason Grilli out west, while Ernesto Frieri headed to Pennsylvania...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 25 days ago 1,612 reads 0 comments

  18. White Sox Gave Fans White Ponchos, Which Turned into People in White Hoods

    John Danks had 10 strikeouts in a White Sox 3-2 win over the Angels on Wednesday. It was a rainy night, so the club apparently gave out white ponchos to fans who braved the Chicago weather...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 25 days ago 1,822 reads 0 comments

  19. LeBron James Jr. Caught a Tuna on Vacation and His Dad Went Nuts

    While the entire world is waiting to see where free agent superstar LeBron James chooses to play, he took his family fishing. LeBron Jr. reeled in a blackfin tuna, and everyone on the boat went crazy...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 25 days ago 995 reads 0 comments

  20. 16 People in Sports That Make Us Laugh

    Just like choosing friends, athletes and sports commentators require a certain pizazz for us fans to be drawn to...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 25 days ago 8,599 reads 4 comments

  21. The 15 Most Unpredictable Athletes in Sports Right Now

    Sometimes, it's nice to root for a guy who's always going to do exactly what you expect. He'll show up on time. He'll play his hardest in the game. He'll speak to the media politely...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 25 days ago 4,256 reads 2 comments

  22. Colombian President Declares National Holiday for World Cup Quarter-Final

    Colombia will play Brazil in their first-ever World Cup quarter-final on Friday, and their president wants the whole nation to watch the game...

    Lee Walker Written by Lee Walker about 25 days ago 18,647 reads 37 comments

  23. Google Doodle Mocks Arjen Robben Dive During Netherlands vs. Mexico

    Google has been dedicating its daily doodles to the World Cup this summer, and the latest mocks Arjen Robben 's dive during Netherlands vs. Mexico in the last 16...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 25 days ago 98,110 reads 84 comments

  24. 10 Reasons Why Rihanna Is the Ultimate Sports Fan

    She's one of the hottest stars going, so who wouldn't love Rihanna ? Talented, stylish, sexy and, yes, an enormous sports fan, RiRi just might be the most perfect lady on the planet...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 26 days ago 12,982 reads 32 comments

  25. Secretary of Defense Calls Tim Howard to Thank Him

    Tim Howard kept our boys in the USMNT alive for as long as he possibly could. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel recognized his stellar work, so he picked up the phone...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 26 days ago 408 reads 0 comments