1. Types of Fans You'll Meet This Fall

    One of the worst things that a sports fan can be called is a bandwagon fan. Whether true or not, the accusation means that a person has turned his back on the team and players he's always believed in, jumping onto what's popular...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 10 hours ago 67 reads 0 comments

  2. 15 Real Animal Mascots That Are Way Cooler Than Costumed Counterparts

    A team's mascot would never be a deal-breaker for a real sports fan. But a great mascot can certainly sweeten the deal, while a terrible one (or the terrible way a team employs it) can be an annoying distraction...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 11 hours ago 5,130 reads 15 comments

  3. The Weakest Ice Bucket Challenges in Sports

    The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has taken over the world—and the sports world right along with it. High-profile athletes from every sport have accepted the challenge and posted videos of their own dousing...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 day ago 4,754 reads 8 comments

  4. No. 17 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Washington/Baltimore

    How much does where you live matter as a sports fan? The short answer is: It depends. If you're an Alabama football fan, there's no better place to live than Tuscaloosa. If you're a Boston Red Sox fan, there's no worse place to live than New York City.

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 day ago 5,862 reads 41 comments

  5. Craziest Sports Homages and Tributes

    There are sports fans, and then there are slightly insane sports fans. So what separates the two? While passionate sports fans will go to great lengths to cheer for their teams, ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 1 day ago 7,199 reads 3 comments

  6. Big Ten Week 1 Predictions: Badgers and Nittany Lions Score Key Upsets

    The Big Ten heads into the 2014 season with renewed optimism. New schools, offensive firepower and improved divisional alignment have fans excited. There is hope that the conference will be more competitive from top to bottom this year...

    Tom Scurlock Written by Tom Scurlock about 1 day ago 421 reads 0 comments

  7. 13 Types of Sports Team Chemistry Killers

    Team chemistry is overrated until it isn't. It's naive to assume that every locker room or clubhouse exists in a general state of harmony, because no workplace can possibly be free from strife...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 days ago 11,077 reads 6 comments

  8. Sports Trends That Really Blew Up

    Fads, trends, movements—society is filled with these newly emerging and quickly fading phenomena, and sports is no exception...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 days ago 15,287 reads 6 comments

  9. 20 Athlete Social Media Fashion Fails

    The moment social media evolved from a 21st century Internet curiosity to a primary form of communication with friends, family, coworkers...and total strangers, apps like Twitter and Instagram have proved that more of us isn't necessarily better .

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 days ago 4,991 reads 10 comments

  10. Best Sports Shows/Movies on NetFlix Instant

    As a sports fan, it's hard to fathom that I ever existed during a time when nearly every event, movie or program wasn't virtually available on demand...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 days ago 19,124 reads 22 comments

  11. These Kids Might Love Sports a Little Too Much

    So, I don’t actually think it’s possible to love sports too much, but these kids might be excessively worrying themselves about their favorite teams, sports and players...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 days ago 4,072 reads 4 comments

  12. Most Annoying People You'll Play in Rec Sports

    Recreational sports are awesome. Many people are not. These are two observations I've reconfirmed since joining a number of competitive rec leagues this summer...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 3 days ago 26,077 reads 36 comments

  13. Really, Really Bad Trick Shot Ideas

    Internet trick shots have become the craze. They can be hugely entertaining for viewers all over the world and turn the average person into a true entertainer—and sometimes a star...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 3 days ago 3,669 reads 1 comments

  14. World Equestrian Games 2014: Daily Results, Updated Schedule and More

    Thousands of riders and horse fanatics will descend on Normandy, France, for the 2014 World Equestrian Games, the flagship event on FEI's 2014 calendar...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 4 days ago 3,300 reads 0 comments

  15. College Football's Most Important Offers of the Week

    While national signing day is still more than six months away for the 2015 class, many of the nation’s top teams are nearly done with the current cycle and are already moving forward with evaluating 2016 and 2017 recruits...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 4 days ago 14,981 reads 6 comments

  16. No. 18 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Cleveland

    How much does where you live matter as a sports fan? The short answer is: It depends. If you're an Alabama football fan, there's no better place to live than Tuscaloosa. If you're a Red Sox fan, there's no worse place to live than New York City...

    Will Burge Written by Will Burge about 4 days ago 16,521 reads 35 comments

  17. First World Problems: Football Edition

    We all complain about First World problems. Drink tap water? Come on, we only drink the filtered stuff. No Internet on the airplane? What is this, 1995? And when it comes to ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 5 days ago 41,982 reads 13 comments

  18. People in Sports Who Share TMI on Social Media

    When it comes to social media, there are plenty of athletes who share way too much information with the general public. There's no set name for these kind of people, but for the sake of this article, let's refer to them as "TMIs...

    Giancarlo King Written by Giancarlo King about 5 days ago 15,293 reads 10 comments

  19. University of Denver Hockey Player Catches Football off of Wakeboard

    Evan Janssen , a University of Denver hockey player, looks like his athleticism spans beyond just the rink. Janssen attacks the wake and jumps off his board to make an impressive catch on a football thrown to him...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 6 days ago 19,730 reads 9 comments

  20. Marcin Gortat Hangs out with Usain Bolt, Drives a Humvee

    Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat 's vehicle of choice for showing up anywhere is a military-grade Humvee ( which we've seen before ). This time, he brought Usain Bolt, aka THE CHAMP, with him...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 6 days ago 4,652 reads 2 comments

  21. Best Sports Smack-Talkers Right Now

    While some athletes rely on their game alone to get them through, other guys have no fear when it comes to running their mouth and hoping that they go out and back it up...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 6 days ago 43,236 reads 51 comments

  22. Will Gareth Bale's New Physique Be a Threat This Season?

    One look at Gareth Bale' s new physique and—to quote Wales Online —it's plain to see "the Welsh wonder was clearly hitting the gym" during pre-season...

    Ross  Edgley Written by Ross Edgley about 7 days ago 14,343 reads 15 comments

  23. Robinson Cano Wins Back New York Hearts with Awesome Celebrity Hoops Showdown

    Robinson Cano left the New York Yankees to join the Seattle Mariners , but that didn't stop him from holding his joint charity event in Brooklyn with friend and former teammate CC Sabathia...

    Lance Fresh Written by Lance Fresh about 7 days ago 8,100 reads 8 comments

  24. Serena Williams Shatters Glass Window with Tennis Ball on David Letterman

    Serena Williams has returned to New York to defend her U.S. Open title starting Monday, but she made a quick stop on the Late Show with David Letterman to hit some tennis balls...

    Ken Chin Written by Ken Chin about 7 days ago 309,630 reads 18 comments

  25. Athletes Who Are on Tinder

    It may be absolutely ridiculous, but if you’re a 20-something who has any free time on their hands, there’s a very good chance that you know about—and probably use—the “dating” app called Tinder...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 7 days ago 40,341 reads 13 comments