1. Francisco Rodriguez Says He Contracted Zika Virus in Offseason

    The Zika virus has made headlines in the sports world ahead of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, and Detroit Tigers pitcher Francisco Rodriguez had a "firsthand" experience with the disease, per Katie Strang of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 40,497 reads 40 comments

  2. Ian McCaw Resigns as Baylor AD: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Baylor University announced Monday that vice president and director of athletics Ian McCaw has resigned in the wake of the sexual assault scandal that cost head football coach Art Briles his job...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 24,434 reads 0 comments

  3. Athletes Who Aren't Afraid to Rip Other Jocks

    LeSean McCoy called Lou Williams a clown, and Russell Westbrook burned Charlie Villanueva hard. Some athletes are more open with their disdain for their peers than others...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 81,776 reads 79 comments

  4. American Ninja Warrior 2016 Results: Recap from May 29 Episode

    With Season 8 of American Ninja Warrior right around the corner, NBC's hit show held an All-Star competition that aired Sunday night. According to NBC...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 5,107 reads 0 comments

  5. Floyd Mayweather Posts Instagram Picture Hyping Potential Conor McGregor Fight

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. continues to tease a potential fight between himself and MMA star Conor McGregor. Mayweather posted an apparently photoshopped promotion featuring the two ...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 4 months ago 20,396 reads 35 comments

  6. The Top 10 Next Great Sports Dynasties

    Predicting the future is always difficult to do, but us sports fans always seem to try our hand at it—even if we all get let down once the truth comes out years later...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 250,822 reads 543 comments

  7. Shady Sports Moments Old-School Athletes Never Had to Deal With

    The contemporary sports landscape features all kinds of technological advancements, many of them positive. Yet, new innovations aren't without their unfortunate side effects...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 120,465 reads 67 comments

  8. Useless Sports Traditions We Might as Well Get Rid Of

    Sports have to evolve with the times every now and again. The National Football League is arguably the best example...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 4 months ago 18,992 reads 39 comments

  9. Ranking the Best Trash-Talking Stories as Told by Athletes

    Trash-talking in sports is a way of life for many athletes. Used to get in opponents' heads, when a person can ridicule, burn or straight up embarrass other players, it not only ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 71,649 reads 58 comments

  10. The Legacy of the Air Jordan 12 'Flu Game'

    Only Michael Jordan could redefine the legacy of a sneaker and a viral infection all in the same night. June 11, 1997 will forever be remembered as the birth of the Air Jordan XII "Flu Game...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 4 months ago 24,964 reads 27 comments

  11. The Delicious History of Drinking Milk at the Indy 500

    One of the oldest traditions of the Indianapolis 500 is the drinking of milk by the winner. How did this tradition, in which a champion leaves his or her sweltering-hot cockpit to sip a tall bottle of milk, come to be? Find out in the video above...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 4 months ago 3,106 reads 5 comments

  12. Scripps National Spelling Bee 2016 Results: Winner, Finalists and Funny Moments

    For the third straight year, the Scripps National Spelling Bee has co-champions, as 11-year-old Nihar Janga and 13-year-old Jairam Hathwar beat out the final eight other spellers on Thursday night in National Harbor, Maryland...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 4 months ago 6,064 reads 4 comments

  13. Did Spelling Bee Co-Champion Nihar Janga Troll His Opponent?

    The spelling game is not meant for the faint of heart. Nihar "The Machine" Janga , though, has a heart made of pure ice...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 months ago 108,093 reads 66 comments

  14. 20 Legitimate Collegiate Sports Dynasties

    The logistics of having a dynasty in college sports tends to be a little different than the pros. Without having the benefit of free agency or long-term commitments, building a successful, ...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 4 months ago 29,575 reads 243 comments

  15. Scott Dixon's Dos and Don'ts for Winning the Indy 500

    To win the Indianapolis 500, virtually everything needs to go right, including a million small things non-drivers might not even consider...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 4 months ago 271 reads 0 comments

  16. New-Era Sports Bromances That Might Piss off Old-School Fans

    Dwyane Wade and LeBron James are the closest of friends despite playing for different NBA franchises. Yes, they were once teammates with the Miami Heat, but the bromance precedes even that; according to a story by ESPN...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 38,997 reads 73 comments

  17. 20 Athletes Who Bit on Legit Fake-Outs

    Andre Iguodala is a great basketball player, but James Harden made him look absolutely silly with a dirty crossover during the Golden State Warriors' first-round playoff matchup with the Houston Rockets...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 8,778 reads 5 comments

  18. Athlete Autobiographies We Would Absolutely Read

    Tim Tebow has written a new book. The quarterback who remains a free agent and who may never again take a meaningful snap during a National Football League game is not yet fading away from the public eye...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 4 months ago 34,113 reads 55 comments

  19. Guy Executes Flawless Water-Bottle Flip to Epic Music

    There are so many unanswered questions—namely, how did he do that? A guy executed a perfect water-bottle flip in a talent show performance that was thankfully captured on video...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 4 months ago 72,936 reads 93 comments

  20. National Spelling Bee Misspells Contestant's Name in Tweet

    The National Spelling Bee botched its own game via Twitter on Wednesday. The contest's official account misspelled a speller's name, later clarifying the mistake with a ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 4 months ago 34,357 reads 42 comments

  21. Dark-Horse Contenders to Win the Indy 500

    Memorial Day weekend is almost upon us, which means it's time for the Indianapolis 500. Who are the dark-horse contenders to win the Indy 500 ? Watch in the video above as 2008 Indy 500 winner Scott Dixon and Adam Lefkoe discuss...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 4 months ago 357 reads 1 comments

  22. PETA Calls for LSU to End Tradition of Holding Live Tiger Mascot

    After the LSU Tigers' Bengali-Siberian hybrid tiger, Mike VI, was diagnosed with terminal cancer, PETA called for the end of the school's practice of keeping a live mascot...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 15,767 reads 114 comments

  23. Kenneth Starr Demoted from Baylor President to Chancellor

    Baylor University's Ken Starr was officially removed from the role of president Thursday amid an ongoing sexual-assault scandal revolving around the athletic department...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 months ago 23,865 reads 0 comments

  24. Recent Former Sports Stars Who Just Keep Winning

    Just because a person accomplishes a lot during an athletic career doesn't mean he or she will find life easy after retirement. In fact, as we've seen plenty of times before, it can be a struggle for former players once they walk away from sports...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 30,761 reads 25 comments

  25. Scripps National Spelling Bee 2016: TV Schedule, Livestream, Start Time, More

    Over 280 children, ranging from the United States to the Bahamas to Jamaica, will get the chance to become the next Scripps National Spelling Bee champion this week...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 4 months ago 3,045 reads 0 comments