1. Athletes Defined by One Iconic Moment

    Sports history is a living book—perpetually adding new chapters and undergoing revision. While the past gives us a vantage point to reassess the people and moments that wrote ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 7 months ago 8,662 reads 19 comments

  2. 50 Amazing Vintage Photos of Superstar Athletes

    A scan through the photo archives reveals a veritable treasure trove of athletes, both past and present—in moments that deserve to be revisited...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 7 months ago 154,508 reads 23 comments

  3. Athletes Who Have Lost an Unbelievable Amount of Weight

    Athletes often compete in an environment of contradictions—their careers depend on staying healthy, but they often play through injuries to maintain their value to a franchise...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 7 months ago 103,171 reads 23 comments

  4. 100 Amazing Sports Quotes

    As a form of entertainment, sports is a laughably unfair rival for its chief competitors: movies, television, video games, or any activity that only works with an audience...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 7 months ago 135,120 reads 47 comments

  5. 20 Cool Perks of Being a Pro Athlete

    Everyone knows that being a professional athlete is a great job that comes with a seemingly endless amount of perks for those fortunate enough to find themselves doing a job that many people would give up anything to do for free...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 7 months ago 68,471 reads 13 comments

  6. 20 Life Lessons That Don't Work in Sports

    Cliches may elicit groans or beg for a more contemporary replacement, but there's a reason why they persist despite being almost universally loathed. Cliches often hold true, regardless of how clumsy they seem in the 21st century...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 months ago 61,228 reads 11 comments

  7. The Most Beat to Hell Athletes in Sports

    Injuries are the worst . Injuries gave us Bo Jackson and his unfinished legacy, Kerry Wood's epically frustrating MLB career and Mario Lemieux's continuously interrupted greatness...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 months ago 58,065 reads 53 comments

  8. Athletes Who Actually Make Funny Commercials

    When someone lands an acting gig, and his day job is anything besides "actor," he's graded on a generous curve. This holds true for summer blockbusters and local commercials alike...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 months ago 7,125 reads 7 comments

  9. Sports Valentine's Day Cards

    Valentine's Day is very nearly upon us, which means men (and probably plenty of women) all over this great continent are about to embark on a last-minute scramble to pick up some ridiculous ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 months ago 101,987 reads 21 comments

  10. The Worst Places to Host a Major Sporting Event

    If the Sochi Olympics have reminded of us anything, it’s that when it comes to hosting a major sporting event, not all countries or cities are created equal...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 months ago 7,746 reads 2 comments

  11. Weirdest Feuds in Sports

    Athletes always seem to be feuding with someone these days thanks to social media outlets like Twitter and Facebook that, for better or worse, provide instant gratification to any athlete who wants to take his or her beef public...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 months ago 89,530 reads 27 comments

  12. The 20 Biggest #SochiProblems

    With the opening ceremony already behind us, the Sochi Olympics have officially begun. Although the competition is starting, the ongoing and ever-growing list of #SochiProblems continues to dominate the headlines...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 months ago 237,706 reads 153 comments

  13. 20 Sports Videos You Would Die Trying to Recreate

    There's no shortage of jaw-dropping videos capturing insane feats of athleticism, daredevil stunts and crazy impressive tricks...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 months ago 13,221 reads 5 comments

  14. 25 Pics of Fans Being Brought to Tears

    If you’re doing it right, being a sports fan is often an emotional roller coaster. Things can change drastically from season to season, game to game and sometimes even moment to moment...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 months ago 3,981 reads 9 comments

  15. Best Trolls in Sports

    Once a mythical monster, the term “troll” has been redefined for the modern age as a very real being. Today a troll is a flamethrower, a trash-talker, a mudslinger and any other synonym for a person who enjoys stirring the pot...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 months ago 51,494 reads 35 comments

  16. Even More Insane Athlete Purchases

    Early last year I published “ 25 Insane Athlete Purchases ,” which was popular because the public likes to know what athletes are wasting their piles of money on. It was kind of like a supermarket tabloid for sports fans...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 months ago 205,152 reads 40 comments

  17. Sports Mascots You Had No Idea Existed

    Unless you sleep on a bag of ice or arrive at social gatherings on the arm of a falconer, there's not much dignity in being a team mascot, especially if you're toiling away in relative obscurity...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 months ago 100,998 reads 35 comments

  18. Power Ranking the Best Winter Olympic Sports

    The Winter Olympics are, without question, a little less flashy and a lot less sexy than the Summer Olympics. The winter games have well under half the number of events and the snow and ice focus makes what they do feel a little repetitive...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 months ago 14,071 reads 18 comments

  19. The Biggest Sore Losers in Sports

    Losing stinks. It's awful—it ignites all those raw, instinctual emotions that managed to survive man's transformation from fearsome hunter-gatherers to mobile-phone perusing drinkers of lattes...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 months ago 80,700 reads 57 comments

  20. Extreme Makeover: Sports Edition

    No one expects a sports star to be a style pioneer, because they aren't paid to look good —they're paid to win...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 months ago 7,519 reads 6 comments

  21. The Cheapest Things in Sports

    Sports enrich the lives of millions of fans in countless different ways. The teams we love give us something to watch, a reason to cheer and an excuse to get together with friends ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 months ago 7,944 reads 12 comments

  22. More Rich Athletes of Instagram

    For most social media-savvy people, Instagram is a virtual wasteland of drunken, sweaty group selfies, duck-face holdovers, random acts of nutty and the merely mundane. That doesn't take away from the fact that Instagram is convenient and amusing...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 months ago 57,663 reads 20 comments

  23. 20 Hilarious Sports Incidents That Were Totally Worth the Fine

    There are a lot of things players get fined for that draw the well-earned consternation of fans. Ill-timed penalties that extend game-winning drives, technical fouls that get a player ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 months ago 73,336 reads 25 comments

  24. 50 Things That Terrify Athletes

    Many athletes, whether they play at the college or professional level, are automatically assumed to be tough guys. And, more often than not, they probably are to some extent—some to a further extent than others...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 9 months ago 97,563 reads 44 comments

  25. The Most Painful Cheap Shots in Sports

    Rules are the reason why most sports maintain some sense of decency and decorum. Without rules, all sports—from football to pickleball—would descend into anarchy...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 9 months ago 11,339 reads 16 comments