1. 12 Amazing Recent Sports Stories You Should Know About

    Four Paralympians ran the 1,500-meter final faster than the Olympic gold medalist. A teenager with two prosthetic legs plays high school football in Ohio and dreams of an NFL career...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 5 months ago 19,314 reads 5 comments

  2. Athletes Who Should Pair Up for Commercials

    Bill Buckner and Mookie Wilson came together for a commercial campaign featured on MLB Network in September 2016...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 5 months ago 2,473 reads 5 comments

  3. 10 Athletes Unfairly Vilified by Sports Fans and Social Media

    Sports fans don't always appreciate greatness until it's too late. Fanatics and pundits alike are often too busy nostalgically gushing over old players to respect the current studs...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 months ago 12,982 reads 51 comments

  4. Kicks War: Which Brands Are Winning the 2016 Sneaker Battles?

    The ongoing fight for supremacy in the world of sneakers has reached a boiling point. Between the functionality of Adidas, the historic dominance of Nike and an uprising caused by Under Armour, sneaker culture is in an amazing, hyper-progressive place...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 5 months ago 4,627 reads 7 comments

  5. Ranking the 10 Worst Gut Punches for Sports Fans

    Teddy Bridgewater's injury was a gut punch to Minnesota Vikings fans—no doubt about it—but was it worse than Kevin Durant leaving the Oklahoma City Thunder? Read on ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 5 months ago 11,146 reads 10 comments

  6. 10 Current Stars Who Could Play Other Pro Sports

    It remains uncertain whether a certain someone qualifies for this list of athletes capable of shining in another sport. There's no escaping Tim Tebow, who signed a minor league contract with the New York Mets...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 months ago 8,701 reads 9 comments

  7. Top Clutch Performances of the Week

    The National Football League is back. That means the weekly peek at clutch performances is about to get a jolt of energy. We scoured the sports world for clutch and boy, did we find it...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 5 months ago 1,939 reads 1 comments

  8. Settle Down: 10 Recent Exaggerations in Sports

    Tom Brady's suspension is like jail? James Harden is going to run away with the NBA MVP? Folks in sports—as they do in life—have a tenancy to exaggerate once in a while...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 5 months ago 7,676 reads 4 comments

  9. Top Feel-Good Stories of the Year So Far

    It sometimes feels as if negative stories dominate sports headlines. Arrests of superstar athletes generate discussions on television shows, sports talk radio programs and on social media...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 5 months ago 18,619 reads 29 comments

  10. 'The Kobe Contract': A Sports Insider's Dictionary for Athlete Names

    What exactly is a "Kobe contract?" What does it mean to get "Drew Bledsoed?" Sports fans might know the answer to these already, but even so, it's always fascinating when an athlete inspires a new name or colloquial phrase...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 5 months ago 6,456 reads 15 comments

  11. 10 Most Feared Dynamic Duos in Sports Right Now

    "Life's better with company. Everyone needs a co-pilot." George Clooney delivers the line in Up in the Air (NFSW language) , a 2009 film about a man who travels around the country firing people for a living ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 months ago 37,010 reads 66 comments

  12. Classic or Not? Revisiting 10 Must-See Sports Movies

    There’s a risk in creating a list of 10 popular sports movies and then trying to determine if they are classics...

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  13. Sports Stars Who Made One Comeback Too Many

    Walking away is never easy. Sports figures have had trouble with the notion of leaving ever since we can remember...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 5 months ago 5,285 reads 7 comments

  14. Recent Off-the-Field Sports Stories That Took Over Social Media

    Some stories dominate social media more than others. A variety of factors affect a story's shelf life on those platforms. Superstar athletes sell merchandise and generate both television ratings and page views...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 5 months ago 2,730 reads 4 comments

  15. 10 Most Improbable Breakout Sports Stars

    One of sports' best, yet most maddening, qualities is its consistent ability to leave even diehard fans scratching their heads in bewilderment...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 months ago 7,396 reads 8 comments

  16. 10 Major Sports Injuries That Changed Franchises

    Injuries are a part of sports. They often serve as frequent reminders of how circumstances can change in the blink of an eye. Major injuries tend to lay a dent in the flight path of professional sports franchises...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 6 months ago 7,410 reads 11 comments

  17. 10 Hyped Young Stars Who Have A Lot to Prove

    Off the field, Ezekiel Elliott has been involved in offseason controversy . On the field, the hype is still real...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 6 months ago 15,741 reads 21 comments

  18. Top Clutch Performances of the Week

    Clutch moments don't go away. They replicate and repeat as each passing day goes on. This week's edition of the top clutch moments in sports combines a little U.S...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 6 months ago 22,099 reads 27 comments

  19. Ranking the World's Most Dominant Athletes

    There is no one trait or accomplishment that makes an athlete more dominant than his peers. The amount of championships a particular athlete wins only means so much in team sports...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 6 months ago 8,416 reads 37 comments

  20. 10 Most Lopsided Trades of the Past Decade

    The Minnesota Vikings filed a late submission for most lopsided trade of the decade. On Saturday, they sent a 2017 first-round pick and a conditional 2018 fourth-rounder to the Philadelphia Eagles for quarterback Sam Bradford...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 months ago 3,089 reads 0 comments

  21. 11 Hilarious Athlete-on-Athlete Jokes

    Are Michael and Martellus Bennett the most hilarious athletes in sports? When it comes to poking fun at other athletes, the NFL brothers just might be...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 6 months ago 3,791 reads 0 comments

  22. Athletes Who've Taken Major Falls This Year

    An athlete's fall sometimes occurs quicker than his rise, and a major fall can be permanent. Freak injuries and accidents halt careers in the blink of an eye. Legal troubles ruin reputations and drive athletes from organizations...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 6 months ago 11,860 reads 12 comments

  23. Ranking the 12 Strangest Stadium Names in Sports

    The Chicago White Sox have gotten a lot of pushback on their new stadium naming rights deal with mortgage lender Guaranteed Rate. It does sound a bit odd rolling off the tongue, but it's far from the strangest stadium name in sports...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 6 months ago 10,426 reads 9 comments

  24. 10 Franchises That Can't Catch a Break

    Misfortune is not equally distributed among sports franchises. Instead, some teams enjoy euphoric highs while others toil in frustration for years, even decades...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 months ago 14,844 reads 17 comments

  25. 10 of the Most Surprising Stat-Sheet Stuffers in Sports

    Everyone loves a stat-sheet stuffer. Athletes who put their heads down, climb into a groove and before you know it, they're close to leading their respective sports in a major category...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 6 months ago 5,098 reads 8 comments