1. 10 Greatest Threats to the Sports Status Quo

    The sports world is constantly evolving. Changes to rules, personalities and trends tend to shake things up on a regular basis—some more than others. The following 10 items pose the greatest threats to the status quo in sports...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 5 months ago 18,828 reads 11 comments

  2. The 15 Greatest Players in Chicago Sports History

    As a city, Chicago has helped shape the landscape of sports. Championship wins, Hall of Fame talent and all-time legends of their crafts have assembled in the "Windy City...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 5 months ago 40,645 reads 210 comments

  3. 15 Juiciest New Sports Fan Theories

    Throughout sports history, there have been plenty of conspiracy theories —fixed games, bloody socks, frozen envelopes, you name it. That said, fans appear to be no less creatively suspicious as time goes on...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 5 months ago 75,726 reads 160 comments

  4. 12 Athletes Fans Are Always Defending

    As fans, we love our superstars. There's no doubt about that, as we'll spend hundreds and even thousands of dollars in order to see them play or wear their merchandise. So when someone talks bad about them, we're quick to defend them...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 5 months ago 16,348 reads 34 comments

  5. The Best Sports Stars Who Are on Really Awful Teams

    Individual talent doesn't always equate to championships. Players can spend an eternity stuck on bad teams. For the lucky few who escape this version of Alcatraz, the grass is always greener on the other side...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 5 months ago 11,350 reads 27 comments

  6. 10 Instant Fixes to Broken Sports Events

    With the NBA and NHL All-Star Weekend and the NFL Pro Bowl just passing, it got me thinking what leagues might be able to do to fix these sporting events to make them just a little more entertaining for both fans and players...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 5 months ago 11,760 reads 10 comments

  7. 15 Times Sports Teams Made Awesome In-House Vids

    The Miami Heat set t he in-house team video bar impossibly high with this Martin intro spoof. And as hilarious as that is, the good news is there are other sports teams out there doing equally awesome things with video production...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 5 months ago 6,670 reads 2 comments

  8. Awesome Athlete Celebrations That Wouldn't Be Allowed Today

    Many fans often forget that sports is entertainment. They're supposed to be fun to watch and play. Sometimes, the lines are blurred, and sports are taken far too seriously...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 5 months ago 12,232 reads 11 comments

  9. Celebrity Wannabe Athletes Who Actually Got Game

    Who knew Win Butler was good at basketball? The following celebrities are "wannabes" in the sense that they're around sports a lot. Here, "wannabe" is used in a positive context, since these stars can actually play...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 5 months ago 38,834 reads 29 comments

  10. 10 Top Sports Shows on the Air Right Now

    We live in a world of content. Consumption avenues like the Internet, television, radio, podcasts and more have allowed sports fans to bathe themselves in the clutches of media. Sadly, not all content is created equal...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 5 months ago 9,837 reads 44 comments

  11. The 10 All-World Defensive Performances So Far This Decade

    Defense wins championships. The reason this sports adage is repeated so often is because it is true. It doesn't matter if it's football, baseball, basketball, hockey, soccer, lacrosse or volleyball...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 5 months ago 9,868 reads 17 comments

  12. 10 Times Sports Stars Made 'Business Decisions' During Games

    No one, especially not professional athletes, wants to be embarrassed. However, even the biggest superstars find themselves in positions where they're forced to make a business decision ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 5 months ago 40,915 reads 72 comments

  13. 10 Voices of Reason in This Crazy Sports World

    The world of sports is a world full of opinions, debates and hot takes. The constant chatter can be deafening. Fear not, there are voices of reason amid the chaos...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 5 months ago 7,038 reads 3 comments

  14. 10 Celebrities Who Turn Sports Stars into Giddy Fans

    It's easy to get caught up in the glitz and glamour that goes along with being a professional sports star. Endorsement deals, dollar signs and opulent lifestyles can be hard to downplay...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 5 months ago 7,759 reads 4 comments

  15. Major Sports Records That Could Fall Soon

    Peyton Manning just became the first NFL quarterback to 200 wins, and Brett Favre's 199 could get some company in the "broken records club" in the near future...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 5 months ago 13,103 reads 6 comments

  16. Top 10 Millennial Sports Stars Right Now

    The official White House website defines millennials as "the cohort of Americans born between 1980 and the mid-2000s...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 5 months ago 8,878 reads 8 comments

  17. The Most Entertaining Teams in Sports Right Now

    There are a number of different factors that make a sports team entertaining to fans. From success in their sports to compelling athletes and, finally, to social media wittiness, not all great teams have proven to be the most fun to pay attention to...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 5 months ago 8,929 reads 33 comments

  18. 10 Super Star Athletes Who Are Brands

    Professional athletes advertising products so that they can make some extra cash on the side is hardly a new practice. Back in the day, MLB all-time great Babe Ruth had his name associated with multiple products...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 5 months ago 16,586 reads 20 comments

  19. The Most Regrettable Decisions in Sports This Decade

    What makes sports so fun is the unpredictability that they bring, among other things, making us fans stay intently involved with a team or player because we never know what might happen...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 6 months ago 15,227 reads 28 comments

  20. Our Favorite 'Crazy Uncles' in Sports Right Now

    Bill Walton is the sports version of everyone's favorite crazy uncle, right? The ESPN broadcaster makes random comments on air, does random things and just generally makes otherwise plain broadcasts more entertaining (and confusing at the same time)...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 6 months ago 5,356 reads 7 comments

  21. 10 Sports Storylines to Cure Your Football Hangover

    Feeling that football hangover on Super Bowl Monday? First, join the club. Second, fear not. There is a cure...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 6 months ago 9,090 reads 7 comments

  22. Sports Rivalries That Have Lost Their Mojo

    Legendary quarterbacks Tom Brady and Peyton Manning used to have one of the hottest rivalries in sports. Yet, by the time their 17th meeting during the AFC Championship Game rolled around, it seemed to have lost a bit of that luster...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 6 months ago 9,821 reads 26 comments

  23. 18 Athletes Who Are Millennial Fashion Icons

    Professional athletes embracing fashion isn't a new concept. Time has shown that style always finds its place in sports...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 6 months ago 7,930 reads 11 comments

  24. The Dirtiest Plays in Sports Since 2010

    Over the years, there have been cheap shots and premeditated hits from certain athletes, so it got me thinking about which ones were the dirtiest plays in sports since 2010...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 6 months ago 14,763 reads 20 comments

  25. Random 'Knowledge,' Courtesy of Sports Announcers

    No, this is not a collection made up entirely of Bill Walton quotes—but it could be. Sometimes in sports broadcasts, there is simply not enough action to keep all the commentary to game-related material only...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 6 months ago 7,795 reads 3 comments