1. Serving Facials: 12 Unusual Sports Sayings, Explained

    Why does "love" mean "zero" in tennis? What does nutmeg have to do with soccer? There are many words and phrases in sports that aren't what they sound like, and their origins aren't necessarily intuitive...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 38,534 reads 17 comments

  2. The Strangest Scenes in Sports Since 2000

    In sports, we have seen some things over the years that have made our jaws drop and stunned us with their randomness, causing us to ask ourselves, "did my eyes really just witness ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 1 month ago 33,574 reads 21 comments

  3. Regrettable Fan-on-Field Moments

    There are a shocking number of regrettable moments involving sports fans on the field of play. Today, let's focus on the worst in recent memory. Now, who knows if the Old Dominion streaker regrets his actions? He certainly should...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 19,585 reads 14 comments

  4. 10 Sport Stars Who Inexplicably Lost Their Game

    Forced to rely on both their minds and their bodies, sports stars often prove to be fickle creatures. And while plenty of elite athletes have found the key to consistency, sports ...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 1 month ago 34,937 reads 54 comments

  5. NFL Rookies You Should Be Following on Social Media

    With thousands of professional athletes already on social media and new classes joining their ranks each year, it’s impossible to keep tabs on all of them—and nearly impossible to even keep tabs on the small percentage worth following...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 8,806 reads 3 comments

  6. Best Animal Traditions in Sports

    Collegiate athletics simply wouldn’t be the same without tradition. Remove tradition from the equation and all of the passion and pageantry that make college football and basketball ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 11,419 reads 18 comments

  7. Social Media's Most Hated List: Sports Edition

    The men and women of the sports world—be they athletes, analysts, owners or even the people who love them—who tend to take an extreme amount of heat (usually on Twitter), often for merely opening their mouths...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 20,958 reads 49 comments

  8. 10 Must-Have Customizable Kicks

    The evolution we've seen absorb the sneaker industry has been tremendous over the years. Brands have given consumers so many new styles, colorways and releases that it's hard for people to keep their heads on straight...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 1 month ago 25,969 reads 16 comments

  9. Most Inglorious Exits in Sports

    The end of something isn't always as important as its beginning, but how it ends can ruin the entire lot, or reaffirm the greatness of something great. This is why fireworks shows have grand finales and waffle cones sell themselves...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 12,924 reads 15 comments

  10. 12 Top Playoff Performers of the 2010s

    The playoffs are the one area in sports that matters the most. O n sports radio, television and the Internet, you hear a familiar chorus of non-stop chatter about athletes "winning when it matters...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 1 month ago 9,734 reads 45 comments

  11. Recent Franchises That Could Have Been Great Dynasties

    The whole "dynasty" definition in sports isn't what it used to be. No longer do we live in a world where teams can rattle off four straight championship seasons...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 2 months ago 26,801 reads 60 comments

  12. Millennials Unite: Why Sports Are Much Better Now Than in the 'Old Days'

    The K-Zone and instant replay are products of the modern sports era. The good old days were great for many reasons, but that doesn ’t mean everything was better then. Of course, what makes something better or worse is all a matter of opinion...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 23,502 reads 32 comments

  13. Athletes Who Just Won't Go Away

    Although we all love sports, there's no denying that seeing the same athletes over and over gets to be exhausting...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 4,310 reads 17 comments

  14. Biggest PPV Sports Events in History

    Our countdown to the year's biggest pay-per-view fight, Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao, got us thinking about the past...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 2 months ago 44,139 reads 30 comments

  15. The Greatest Undrafted Players in Modern Sports History

    Though most of the world's biggest sports stars were drafted either early or late, there is a select group of elite athletes who weren't drafted at all...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 2 months ago 31,386 reads 35 comments

  16. Great Beer Moments in Sports, Part 2

    You've had a long day at work, your neighbor's dog is barking nonstop, and all you want to do is relax in front of the TV to watch your favorite team play. There's just one thing you need to complete full relaxation mode: a cold beer...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 10,038 reads 6 comments

  17. Celebrities Who Became Wannabe Athletes

    We all yearn to have a career that doesn't feel like work—to earn a living doing something that we not only have a natural talent for but also love to do...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 21,945 reads 18 comments

  18. 14 Sports Figures Who Wear Their Heart on Their Sleeve

    Steve Ballmer is sometimes criticized for his over-the-top celebrations, but really he’s just a man who wears his heart on his sleeve. And why shouldn ’t he? Sports are emotional...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 14,963 reads 16 comments

  19. Top 15 Most Influential Athletes in the Sneaker World

    We're living in a time when influence matters. Products like sneakers get endorsed, and because of that, consumers come running with pitchforks and wads of cash in hand...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 2 months ago 30,736 reads 21 comments

  20. Team Pacquiao vs. The Money Team: Who Is Hollywood Pulling For?

    This Saturday, after six years of "will they or won't they" speculation, boxing superstars Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao will square off in the highly anticipated Fight of the Century in Las Vegas...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 45,093 reads 27 comments

  21. 12 Reasons Playoff Hockey Is Totally Underrated

    Hockey in general is totally underrated, and playoff hockey is the best kind of hockey. The Stanley Cup playoffs magnify some of the great things about the sport in general, and ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 12,157 reads 30 comments

  22. Sports Social Media Digs That Totally Backfired

    Trolls, take note —a list of people to stay away from on Twitter includes, but is not limited to: Colin Kaepernick , Steve Nash and Rihanna . Let’s face it—Internet trolls are everywhere...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 19,201 reads 14 comments

  23. The Most Infamous Snubs in Sports

    There are a hell of a lot of things worse than being snubbed in life, but it's up there as one of the many situations that no one wants to find themselves in...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 29,338 reads 39 comments

  24. Reasons Why the Sports World Loves Rihanna

    Rihanna has become a staple in the sports world, and people love it. From her bold opinions to her always-on-point court-side style, Rihanna is a fan favorite...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 22,670 reads 26 comments

  25. 16 Sports Stars Who Will Dominate the Next Decade

    It's one thing to be young, but, to be talented too? That can be asking too much. In the case of these athletes, though, they're some of the most gifted in the entire world, ready to take over the keys of their sport and dominate for the next decade...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 18,878 reads 67 comments