1. Remembering the Tamudazo When Espanyol Dashed Barcelona's La Liga Title Dream

    When Barcelona face Espanyol this weekend, they will be reminded of the 2006-7 title race and the Tamudazo which crushed their La Liga dreams seven years ago...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 25 days ago 5,104 reads 15 comments

  2. Russian MMA Talent Could Pay Price for Crimean Conflict

    Combat sports don't register in the pecking order of geopolitical concerns amplified after Russian president Vladimir Putin moved to annex the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Gross about 25 days ago 13,633 reads 6 comments

  3. Los Angeles Dodgers: Which Team Wins in a 2014 vs. 1955 Matchup?

    In the venerated classic The Boys of Summer , author Roger Kahn recounts the Los Angeles Dodgers ’ best seasons during the 1950s—the team’s wondrous glory years—and documents player triumphs and challenges in that golden era...

    Buzz Ponce Written by Buzz Ponce about 26 days ago 181 reads 0 comments

  4. 'Before Wrigley Became Wrigley' Is Fascinating Historical Tale

    From the time Weeghman Park, the park that would eventually become Wrigley Field, opened and the time the Cubs played their first game there, two full years would pass...

    Jacob Kornhauser Written by Jacob Kornhauser about 26 days ago 1,476 reads 0 comments

  5. Pit Stops Gone Wrong: 10 Famous Gaffes in the Pit Lane

    Formula One teams have turned pit stops into an art form. Red Bull currently hold the record for the fastest time to change all four of a car's tyres , an absurdly rapid 1.923 seconds...

    Neil James Written by Neil James about 27 days ago 7,068 reads 1 comments

  6. On This Day in 2001, Randy Johnson Hit a Bird with a Pitch During a Game

    On March 24, 2001, pitcher Randy Johnson hit a bird with a pitch during the seventh inning of a spring-training game between the Arizona Diamondbacks and San Francisco Giants. The dove exploded instantly after being hit with the 90-plus mph pitch.

    Ken Dorset Written by Ken Dorset about 27 days ago 50,118 reads 15 comments

  7. Examining Pro Wrestling's Connections to Collegiate Wrestling

    This past weekend saw the NCAA National Wrestling Championship take place in Oklahoma City. As is now becoming tradition, an Oklahoma City native was there scouting and recruiting talent for WWE ...

    David Bixenspan Written by David Bixenspan about 28 days ago 15,114 reads 8 comments

  8. San Francisco 49ers: 50 Greatest Draft Picks of All Time

    Nailing a draft pick can set an NFL team up for years. If, after all the scouting, the game tape, the combine, the sleepless nights and nail-biting draft days you make the right selection, your team can be propelled into contention for years...

    Bryan Knowles Written by Bryan Knowles about 28 days ago 6,924 reads 29 comments

  9. What Would the Pittsburgh Pirates All-Time Team Look Like?

    For over a century, Pittsburgh has been home to the Pirates, and while there have been ups and downs in the organization's history, an abundance of all-time great players have called Pittsburgh home...

    Ryan Gaule Written by Ryan Gaule about 28 days ago 387 reads 0 comments

  10. Breaking Down the 5 Best Matches from Rodger Federer's Rivalry with Rafael Nadal

    The Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal rivalry comes back to where it all started this week. They met for the first time 10 years ago here in Miami. Roger Federer had just won the first two majors of his career and was settling in as the world No...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 1 month ago 9,114 reads 39 comments

  11. How Atlanta Became the Home of the Braves

    The Atlanta Braves have come a long way since their humble beginnings as the Boston Red Stockings. They’ ve seen cities, stadiums, owners, players and even team names come and go through a revolving door...

    Lacey Davis Written by Lacey Davis about 1 month ago 993 reads 1 comments

  12. Italy World Cup Rewind: Humiliation at the Hands of North Korea, 1966

    Welcome back to Bleacher Report's series of Italy World Cup Rewinds, where we take a look back at the prestigious history of the Azzurri in the tournament's history—both in good times and in bad...

    Sam Lopresti Written by Sam Lopresti about 1 month ago 2,511 reads 17 comments

  13. Remember the 2003/04 Season When Arsenal Beat Chelsea to the Title

    Arsene Wenger is preparing for his 1000th game as Arsenal manager. It could be a momentous one: If the Gunners can achieve a positive result at Stamford Bridge, they will ...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 1 month ago 2,641 reads 2 comments