1. Our Favorite Sports Twitter Follows: The Rookies

    Twitter is so ridiculously massive that it’s hard to even wrap our heads around its vastness. It’s a place where people gather to rapid-fire share their unsolicited opinions and general disdain for pretty much everything...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 34,018 reads 32 comments

  2. Athletes Who Aren't Fans of Sports

    Sports fans are among the most passionate fans in the world. They paint their faces. They spend thousands decorating their homes. They rearrange their schedules—and their lives—around important games...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 2 months ago 4,642 reads 6 comments

  3. Commonwealth Games 2014 Opening Ceremony: Top Moments and Twitter Reaction

    The 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow kicked off on Wednesday night as the opening ceremony took place at Celtic Park...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 2 months ago 1,238 reads 0 comments

  4. More Sports Moments That Make You Feel Old

    Want to know something really weird? I'm turning 30 years old in less than six weeks. Yeah, that's bizarre to me...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 14,820 reads 13 comments

  5. Stock Up, Stock Down for the San Francisco Giants' Top 10 Prospects

    The San Francisco Giants are fighting for a playoff spot. Meanwhile, the Giants' farm talent is fighting to break into the big leagues —a nd the Giants have plenty of talent waiting in the wings...

    Keely Flanagan Written by Keely Flanagan about 2 months ago 2,103 reads 2 comments

  6. When Derek Jeter Was a Rookie

    When Derek Jeter was a rookie, the world was a different place. Bill Clinton was president, and the Dallas Cowboys were good at football. Bosnia was on the path to peace, but conflict in central Africa still flared...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 7,260 reads 2 comments

  7. Things in Sports That Totally Let Us Down

    As a lifelong Cubs fan, I know a little bit about hope and a whole lot about disappointment. Year after year, I enter the baseball season with unbridled optimism and unrealistic ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 2 months ago 15,463 reads 25 comments

  8. UK Back Pages: Sergio Aguero Contract, Manchester United Blow in the Headlines

    The back pages in Britain on Wednesday morning have a spread of stories, ranging from transfer rumours to Alastair Cook and the England cricket team, via the Commonwealth Games, which begin in Glasgow later today...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 2 months ago 6,372 reads 5 comments

  9. Dodgeball 10 Year Anniversary: Where Are They Now?

    A full decade has now passed since Vince Vaughn first grabbed life by the ball in the hit sports comedy Dodgeball : A True Underdog Story ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 2 months ago 75,670 reads 16 comments

  10. The Best Sports Ads of the Year so Far

    You have to love the fact that sports are so big nowadays that it even dominates pop culture at times. Over the years we've all seen some pretty outstanding commercials from various outlets like Nike, ESPN, Adidas and others...

    Giancarlo King Written by Giancarlo King about 2 months ago 10,215 reads 13 comments

  11. Forrest Gump: The Ultimate Sports Movie

    "Life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you're gonna get." Assuming that you're old enough to write your name, you've probably heard this quote a number of times, knowing that it comes from the movie Forrest Gump ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 17,976 reads 7 comments

  12. 15 Hilarious Things Athletes Are Scared of

    Life as a professional athlete can be a terrifying thing. Not only is the pressure intense and the risk of injury high, but athletes have to face unyielding daily terrors such as bunnies, mayonnaise and their own mothers...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 2 months ago 10,273 reads 21 comments

  13. Commonwealth Games 2014: Dates, Sports Schedule and Event Venues

    Thousands of athletes from over 70 nations will descend on Glasgow for the 2014 Commonwealth Games, with 11 days of competition scheduled for this year's biggest event on the athletics calendar...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 2 months ago 10,525 reads 0 comments

  14. 20 Favorite One-Liners from Classic Sports Movies 

    Not every sports movie is great, but every sports movie that is great has classic one-liners that fans know and love to repeat. The element almost every one-liner shares is that the subject (or subjects) on the business end of it is getting "zinged..

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 56,878 reads 48 comments

  15. Maria Kirilenko Comments on Canceling Engagement with Alex Ovechkin

    Women's tennis standout Maria Kirilenko called off her engagement to Washington Capitals superstar Alex Ovechkin, and she spoke publicly about canceling it for the first time on Monday...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 months ago 18,707 reads 9 comments

  16. Football Players Who Can Dunk Like a Boss

    Although I would like to think that I've been blessed with a few gifts, one thing that I definitely wasn't fortunate enough to have was height. Standing just 5'9" probably has its benefits, but one of them is not easily dunking a basketball...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 20,158 reads 7 comments

  17. Sports' Hierarchy of Needs: What Motivates Every Athlete

    Psychologist Abraham Maslow is famous for describing humans' simple motivation system, which he called Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs . It describes what motivates each person moving through life's ups and downs...

    Jacob Kornhauser Written by Jacob Kornhauser about 2 months ago 431 reads 0 comments

  18. T.J. Oshie Learns That Golf Can Be a Much Crueler Game Than Hockey in Some Ways

    St. Louis Blues right winger and American Sochi Olympic hero T.J. Oshie probably felt like Happy Gilmore when he struggled with his putter at the American Century Championship...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 2 months ago 38,340 reads 15 comments

  19. Top 10 Most Hilarious Sports Sketches Ever

    Watching sports is great. Making fun of sports can be even greater . It seems that for as long as the laugh has been in existence, which has been a very, very long time, sports ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 2 months ago 96,515 reads 38 comments

  20. Weird Al's 'Sports Song' Lets You Know That Your Team Sucks and His Doesn't

    Nobody can tell you your team sucks the way "Weird Al" Yankovic can. In his new Mandatory Fun album, Weird Al makes sure you know that his team is better than yours with "Sports Song...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 2 months ago 16,824 reads 17 comments

  21. Ranking the Top 10 Sports Marriage Proposals

    There's nothing quite like wedding season. But before all of the "I do's" and "till death do you parts" comes the one thing that every girl hopes for and every guy sweats: the marriage proposal...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 11,050 reads 6 comments

  22. More Athletes Who Need to Stop Hanging with Justin Bieber

    Hey, Justin Bieber is an international pop star, and international pop stars often rub elbows with other celebrities...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 94,866 reads 85 comments

  23. Sports Moments That We Wish Happened Every Year

    Even on their worst day, sports are pretty awesome. What (or who) else manages to thrill and surprise us each and every year with many of the same characters but almost always with ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 42,927 reads 50 comments

  24. Cry-O-Meter: Which Sport Has the Most Sensitive Athletes?

    Professional athletes are sometimes seen as rough, tough and emotional walls of stone—but they can be sensitive too...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 23,250 reads 44 comments

  25. ESPY 2014 Winners: Full Results and Biggest Snubs from Annual Event

    Although the ESPY Awards are not usually debated as much as other events, there were quite a few mistakes when it came to the winners. On the positive side, the ceremony featured a number of memorable moments...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 months ago 427 reads 0 comments