1. The Truth Hurts: 10 Franchises in Need of a Reality Check

    A good friend tells someone an uncomfortable truth he or she does not want to hear. As long as the other person listens to reasons, positive changes will result from the difficult conversation...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 10 hours ago 4,600 reads 13 comments

  2. Young Sports Stars Who Have a Real Shot at Immortality

    Anthony Davis could become a sports legend. Mike Trout is probably already there. These 10 athletes are all 25 years old or younger. They are all superstars. You have heard all their names...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 11 hours ago 2,169 reads 5 comments

  3. Over the Hill Gang: Ranking the Top over 35 Sports Stars

    Age represents nothing but a number, floating in the world, waiting to be used as a crutch. Today in sports, we've seen countless athletes defy their bodies, turning age into a media talking point...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 14 hours ago 1,750 reads 11 comments

  4. Best Sports Stuff Right Now: Trash Talk, Final Days and the New GOAT?

    A week headlined by Aaron Rodgers, Matt Ryan, Ben Roethlisberger and Tom Brady is bound to go down as a classic. The NFL spit out arguably its four best quarterbacks for a wild conference championship week...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 16 hours ago 5,612 reads 30 comments

  5. 10 of the Coolest Sports Star Names of the 2000s

    There is nothing sweeter than an athlete who performs at a high level and who also has a name that registers in the memory—a confluence of factors that makes the list of cool sports star names so much fun to compile...

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  6. 10 Teams That Need a Big Trade ASAP

    Sometimes a big trade can boost a team to playoff contention—and sometimes it simply cures a big headache. Teams clearly needing to make a move aren't hard to find...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 days ago 7,923 reads 8 comments

  7. The Top 2017 Worst-to-First Candidates

    It's easy to sit back and laugh at the optimism shared by fans of some of the sporting world's worst teams. But every year, examples of those bottom-feeding teams shooting right up to the top of the standings persists...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 4 days ago 4,454 reads 9 comments

  8. Buying Wins: 10 Times Free-Agent Spending Sprees Paid Off

    The saying "money can't busy happiness" means well, but its validity depends on how much joy sports fan derive from witnessing winning. Plenty of teams have reached the mountaintop with shrewd drafting and player development...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 days ago 3,980 reads 4 comments

  9. In or Out: Hotly Debated Hall of Fame Picks to Be Decided This Year

    Debates regarding whether a certain athlete deserves to be in a hall of fame generate clicks and spark back-and-forth conversations on sports talk radio programs every year...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 6 days ago 2,826 reads 0 comments

  10. 10 Best Ways to Quit Your (Sports) Job

    Steve Smith Sr. quit his sports job by sending a brief, witty letter to the NFL commissioner. Kobe Bryant went out by turning back the clock and putting up 60 points in his final game...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 6 days ago 26,428 reads 11 comments

  11. Most Intriguing Athlete Storylines to Follow in 2017

    Plenty of the most intriguing athletes in the world will make headlines for their actions in and away from competition throughout 2017. UFC champion Conor McGregor is one example...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 7 days ago 3,260 reads 0 comments

  12. Athletes Poised to Do Amazing Things in 2017

    There is no doubt that sports fans are living in a time in which eye-popping stats are becoming the norm, and that’s why athletes such as Russell Westbrook and LeBron James are poised to do amazing things in 2017...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sid Quashie about 7 days ago 3,122 reads 7 comments

  13. Advice to Your Younger Sports Fan Self

    Just as you evolve as a person over the course of your life, chances are you'll evolve as a sports fan too. For instance, maybe you once chastised bandwagon fans only to grow up and realize, " Hey, they're not so bad ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 7 days ago 1,676 reads 0 comments

  14. Who Saw That Coming? 10 Notable Playoff Upsets from 2000s

    On Monday night, the Clemson Tigers upset the status quo by winning a thrilling NCAA national championship game over the undefeated Alabama Crimson Tide. The defending champs had not lost since Sept...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 7 days ago 3,268 reads 4 comments

  15. Best Sports Stuff Right Now: Tigers, Soulja Boy, and the Process

    The sports world has a way of providing a nice thaw for frozen fans dealing with the brutal winter months. This week is an exemplary look at such a notion...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 8 days ago 4,884 reads 10 comments

  16. 10 Current Sports Stars We Should Never Have Doubted

    Aaron Rodgers is in decline? Something is wrong with him? Pssh . We should have known better. Yes, it made perfect sense to wonder if the 33-year-old quarterback was entering ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 8 days ago 2,720 reads 3 comments

  17. Major Sports Trades That Need to Happen Soon

    With 2017 quickly taking shape, we wanted to break down some major sports trades that need to happen soon. These are moves that span the likes of the NFL, NBA and NHL...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 8 days ago 6,019 reads 8 comments

  18. 10 Sports Stars Who Are About to Have Huge Years

    For some, 2017 will be huge . A look at the past says this well enough. Last year, LeBron James owned 2016 by getting his Cleveland Cavaliers a title. Peyton Manning rode off into the sunset with a Lombardi Trophy...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 10 days ago 3,417 reads 1 comments

  19. Athletes Desperate to Hit the Reset Button This Year

    The truth about athletic excellence is that it doesn’t last forever, and one bad year can domino into a long decline, which is why the athletes on this list are all desperate to hit the reset button this year and revitalize their careers...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sid Quashie about 10 days ago 3,450 reads 0 comments

  20. Predicting the Sports SupervIllains of 2017

    Lane Kiffin will be a head coach again in 2017, and with his new job will almost surely come a resurgence of his status as a sports supervillain...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 10 days ago 37,401 reads 40 comments

  21. 10 Veterans Who Might Say Farewell Soon

    It's not easy to say goodbye, but the biggest names in sports have to fade into retirement at some point. The last few years have offered a harsh lesson in this area for fans...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 11 days ago 461 reads 0 comments

  22. 10 Sports Newcomers Poised to Make an Impact in 2017

    A new year begets a new crop of fresh faces itching to make their mark. Some future superstars successfully joined the sports circle in 2016. After a two-year delay, Joel Embiid has delighted fans on both the basketball court and social media...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 12 days ago 3,294 reads 1 comments

  23. 10 Dream Matchups We Hope to See in 2017

    How would you like to see the Chicago Cubs defend their title against their head honcho's former team? An all-Theo Epstein World Series might break the internet in 2017, and it would be awesome...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 12 days ago 3,876 reads 6 comments

  24. Ranking the Top January Sports Performances Since 2010

    January is usually a time in sports when three major traditions collide: The NFL playoffs, college football's bowl season and, of course, the NHL Winter Classic...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 12 days ago 2,608 reads 4 comments

  25. Heroes the Sports World Needs in 2017

    Not all heroes wear capes, so goes the saying, and that's true in the sports world. Some sports heroes become icons and athletes respected as the best talents of their generations...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 14 days ago 4,644 reads 1 comments