1. One Bright Spot on Each of These 10 Struggling Teams

    The Philadelphia 76ers might be struggling to start the 2016-17 NBA season, but at least rookie center Joel Embiid is living up to the hype (18.8 points in 22.2 minutes per game)...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 5,457 reads 1 comments

  2. 10 Recent Sports Quotes to Save You from More Election Talk

    Election talk has dominated the media for months, and that has certainly not stopped because November 8 has come and gone. In fact, it has probably only intensified...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 15,713 reads 17 comments

  3. Biggest Unknowns in the Sports World Right Now

    Unknown sports commodities are similar to lottery tickets. One may be a figurative jackpot or an absolute bust. You just don't know until you thoroughly examine the product. Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff is the prime example in 2016...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 2 months ago 7,378 reads 5 comments

  4. 9 Franchise-Changing Game 7s of the Past 25 Years

    In the crucible of pressure games, there is none bigger than the deciding contest, the final conflict between two teams that are on the brink of advancement, which is why looking back ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sid Quashie about 2 months ago 3,212 reads 6 comments

  5. The Current '.500 Kings' of Sports

    There are the usual contenders in sports. There are the bottom feeders, too—the cellar-dwellers. What about the little guys stuck in the middle of both? These guys are the "...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 2 months ago 4,528 reads 3 comments

  6. Best 'Poke the Bear' Moments in Sports of 2016

    Well-known jokes suggest you don't tug on Superman's cape, you don't mess with Texas and you don't poke the bear...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 2 months ago 40,046 reads 26 comments

  7. 10 Next Athletes to Get $100 Million-Plus Contracts

    Stephen Curry has been one of the NBA's most underpaid players for the last couple of years, but not to worry. He'll get his. And he's not the only one...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 60,911 reads 90 comments

  8. Ranking the Top Championship Moments of 2016

    A few all-time great athletes won championships in 2016, and they sparked some of the biggest sports stories of the year. LeBron James put the Cleveland Cavaliers on his back...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 2 months ago 2,867 reads 4 comments

  9. Sports Game-Changers: 10 Athletes Putting Up Insane Numbers

    It's all about the numbers game. Whether we're talking about politics, math or sports, numbers dictate everything. In sports, success can be translated to points scored, touchdowns thrown, steals, rebounds, goals and beyond...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 2 months ago 2,980 reads 4 comments

  10. 10 Great Sports Movie One-Liners from the Past 25 Years

    We love sports films for a lot of different reasons, usually tied to some combination of heartfelt emotion, rooting for the underdog and razor-sharp dialogue, which is why these 10 ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sid Quashie about 2 months ago 60,822 reads 70 comments

  11. The Best Moments from Recent Sports Celebrations

    The Chicago Cubs threw a mammoth victory parade after winning the 2016 World Series. Odell Beckham Jr. proposed to a kicking net. Zlatan Ibrahimovic almost kung fu kicked his teammate after snapping a month-long scoring drought...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 1,705 reads 0 comments

  12. Ranking 11 Old-School Sports Video Games

    Even when video games become more realistic than life itself, players will fondly remember the old-school classics that paved the way...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 7,547 reads 10 comments

  13. Who's Next?: 10 Teams on the Brink of Breaking Through for Titles

    Winning in sports isn't guaranteed. It's not easy to simply band together as a franchise and go after a championship. But year in and year out, this phenomenon continues to happen, putting smiles on the faces of fans everywhere...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 2 months ago 5,025 reads 8 comments

  14. 10 Recent Times Sports Social Media Was Hilariously Clever

    The Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians gave sports fans perhaps the greatest baseball game they will ever see on rainy night in early November...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 3,884 reads 2 comments

  15. Best Nicknames in Sports Right Now

    The Answer. The Round Mound of Rebound. Megatron. The Mailman. Big Papi. Heck, The Pillsbury Throwboy. The best nicknames in sports have legacies of their own...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 months ago 6,228 reads 7 comments

  16. Biggest Postseason Heroes of 2016

    We remember playoff heroes differently than those who excelled during the regular season. Titles matter more than anything to an athlete's legacy...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 3 months ago 3,301 reads 5 comments

  17. 10 Questionable Sports Decisions That Paid Off

    Fortunately for these daring sports figures, it's only crazy if it doesn't work. When analyzing sports, most observers skew toward results over process. As long as the game ends with a victory, the typical fan doesn't care how about the method...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 months ago 6,857 reads 3 comments

  18. 11 Things in Sports as Certain as Death and Taxes

    Bill Belichick's New England Patriots will be good, no matter the obstacles. They just will. LeBron James will subtly troll his adversaries by any means necessary. Cookies, drum sets , you name it...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 6,323 reads 6 comments

  19. The Best (Sports) Stuff Right Now: Nov. 3, 2016

    Sports never fail to entertain. Forget the in-game action. That stuff is great, or if you're the NFL, great when not under a prime-time spotlight...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 months ago 15,313 reads 21 comments

  20. These Athletes and Coaches Hung Around Too Long

    In sports, there’s a fine line between leaving on a high note and plodding around the locker room as a shell of your former self. Tip-toeing this line isn’t easy, as one’s competitive nature starts to take over...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 3 months ago 5,137 reads 14 comments

  21. The Best Recent Bold Statements of Self-Confidence from Athletes

    Joel Embiid is "The Process." The Philadelphia 76ers center is also apparently quite confident. And you know what? That's not a bad thing...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 14,335 reads 26 comments

  22. 10 Current Sports Stars Wearing Fashion You Can't Pull Off

    These athletes aren't wearing Halloween costumes... Given the way fashion has trended in the sporting world lately, it's hard to tell the difference between a star player rocking a Halloween costume or what they consider "normal" attire...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 months ago 3,603 reads 9 comments

  23. Best Longform Sports Articles of the Past 5 Years

    In the age of the sound bite and instant gratification, the best longform sports stories of the past five years resonate even more, because they forced us to stop, take our time and ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sid Quashie about 3 months ago 6,690 reads 4 comments

  24. The Sports World Loving Halloween 2016

    Welcome to the wonderful, haunting world of Halloween. It's a time where we dress up and embrace our inner child. Like us common folk, athletes take the time to celebrate this mesmerizing holiday—often in full force...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 3 months ago 67,175 reads 24 comments

  25. Making the Case for Big Papi, Megatron and G-Hill: First-Ballot HOF or Not?

    Fans love to debate whether an athlete is worthy of being immortalized as one of the greatest to ever play in that sport, but there is always anger or disappointment when a recognized ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sid Quashie about 3 months ago 9,719 reads 30 comments