1. 10 Unexpected Reasons It's Great Being a Sports Star

    Don't get me wrong; being a pro athlete has a ton of benefits, like being paid a bunch of money to play a sport for a living, getting idolized by a bunch of fans and, sometimes, experiencing the glory of winning a championship ring...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 19 days ago 7,665 reads 4 comments

  2. 10 Sports Facts That Seemed Impossible One Year Ago

    One year ago, the sports landscape looked a lot different than it does today. Chip Kelly was in charge of the Philadelphia Eagles, Chelsea was battling atop the Premier League and Ronda Rousey was pound-for-pound the best fighter in the world...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 20 days ago 12,796 reads 8 comments

  3. 10 Moves Fans Can Make When They Lose Their Team

    As someone who has had to live through a team relocating—if you didn't already know, I grew up in Cleveland and had to see the Browns move to Baltimore—I can tell you that the feeling is the most depressing ever as a fan...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 21 days ago 15,449 reads 12 comments

  4. A Soundtrack of Sports Love Stories Gone Wrong

    Sports, like life, are full of love stories. Unfortunately, and also like life, the stories don't all have happy endings. Cleveland fans rejoiced when their team drafted Johnny Manziel in 2014...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 21 days ago 16,707 reads 13 comments

  5. Sports World Takes on Pop Culture Stories

    You're not the only person frustrated about Making a Murderer or amped up about the new Serial episodes. Sports folks follow pop culture just like regular Joes , and they're not afraid to share their takes...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 22 days ago 5,826 reads 1 comments

  6. 15 People Who Made a Mockery of Sports

    NHL fans made a mockery of the game when they voted John Scott an All-Star captain. Or did they? Well, they did, but there's a difference between bad mockery and good mockery. Today we examine the difference...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 22 days ago 14,796 reads 21 comments

  7. The Best Sports Disguises and Aliases

    We all know the story about Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel allegedly dressing up in a wig and glasses to avoid attention during an undercover trip to Las Vegas, according to ESPN Las Vegas radio host Mitch Moss (h/t Larry Brown Sports )...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 24 days ago 23,520 reads 12 comments

  8. The Worst Ways to Lose in the Playoffs

    Losing is never fun, but when it happens in a critical playoff game, it doesn't just sting, it cripples, as players, coaches and fans are left wondering what might have happened had just one play gone the other way...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 25 days ago 16,660 reads 28 comments

  9. 10 Athletes Who Drive Their Own Teams Crazy

    This isn't about skill—or lack thereof. Frustration comes in all types of forms. When professional athletes act up, their respective teams suffer...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 26 days ago 17,259 reads 25 comments

  10. 10 Weird and Ruthless Sports Owners Stories

    Owning a sports team might be every fan's dream, but there comes a responsibility while doing so, with one of the unwritten rules being: Don't make anyone mad at you...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 26 days ago 11,101 reads 11 comments

  11. The Most Glorious Clapbacks in Sports

    The Pennsylvania Ballet absolutely obliterated a Philadelphia Eagles fan in December with perhaps the best clapback of the year. Anytime two adversaries square off, a door is left open for epic comebacks...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 27 days ago 13,038 reads 4 comments

  12. Vikings vs. 'Game of Thrones' Fan Reactions: Who Has It Worse?

    Blair Walsh shanking a potential playoff game-winner for the Minnesota Vikings was like the 2016 version of the Malcolm Butler interception—improbable, shocking and heart-wrenchingly soul crushing for fans on the wrong side...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 29 days ago 50,344 reads 93 comments

  13. Teams That Set Ridiculous Standards for Success

    Over the course of sports history, there have been many successful teams. There have been fewer, however, that set largely unapproachable standards for success...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 29 days ago 7,623 reads 15 comments