1. NFL Power Rankings: Where Does Every Team Stand Heading into Week 6?

    Five weeks of play are gone in the 2014 NFL season, and that means we know a lot more about each and every team...

    Matt Miller Written by Matt Miller about 4 months ago 717,564 reads 875 comments

  2. Asian Games 2014 Medal Tally: Final Count and Biggest Winners

    The 2016 Summer Olympics are the most anticipated international event on the horizon, but the 2014 Asian Games were one of the first real precursor events that fans of athletics could get excited about...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 4 months ago 14,358 reads 0 comments

  3. Sports Fan Jersey Fails

    For sports fans, there are countless ways to show team allegiance—some more desirable than others. Ball caps and T-shirts are wardrobe staples; the price is right largely because these are disposable items that are replaced regularly...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 4 months ago 37,252 reads 8 comments

  4. Sports Figures Trying Really Hard Not to Melt Down

    While there have been famous blowups in the past, some of them don't always start at a level 10, with the person in jeopardy of losing it occasionally doing what they can to hold back their fire...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 24,545 reads 8 comments

  5. The Best Sports Figure Spoofs and Parodies

    Dating back to Abbott and Costello, we have always seen comedians embrace sports. Clowning on athletes is a vital part of the creative process...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 4 months ago 46,137 reads 16 comments

  6. 12 Ways to Fix Tired Sports Traditions

    Sports traditions are great, but a few of them are getting a bit tired. That is not meant to disrespect the great traditions of our great games. Certainly some things are carried out not because they make logical sense, but because they are tradition...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 20,952 reads 53 comments

  7. Game-Changers: Legendary Stars Who Transformed Sports

    While it’s one thing to play a game, it’s another thing entirely to change it. With the requisite talent and right timing, however, certain stars managed to transform the sports they played...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 4 months ago 35,452 reads 43 comments

  8. 15 Random Things Alex Rodriguez Has Been Up to

    Since his suspension for PEDs took him out of baseball for the entire 2014 season, Alex Rodriguez ’s name has been thrown around a lot less...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 24,886 reads 15 comments

  9. Asian Games 2014: Latest Medal Count, Top Results and More

    The 2014 Asian Games have lived up to the lofty expectations, and Day 13 of the 17th edition of the event helped close out several of the most intriguing events on the schedule...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 4 months ago 377 reads 0 comments

  10. No. 9 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Chicago

    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.

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 19,415 reads 104 comments

  11. Sports Stars Posing for Old School Portraits #TBT

    The whole of social media has really embraced Throwback Thursday. Each week, feeds on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are awash with photos that are high on nostalgia and low on clarity...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 4 months ago 13,562 reads 8 comments

  12. Most Ridiculous Sports Memorabilia on eBay

    Sports fans are some of the most famous when it comes to not only showing off memorabilia of their favorite teams and players, but then holding onto and, eventually, selling it for other memorabilia...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 18,145 reads 11 comments

  13. Sports Couples We'd Totally Hang Out With

    Sports fans are usually defined by the crowd rather than by the individual. As in one screaming face in a sea of screaming faces or one tiny—but crucial—cog in "the wave...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 4 months ago 22,363 reads 9 comments

  14. Fine-Wine Athletes: Stars Who Improved with Age

    It’s hard to say exactly how but, like fine wines, some athletes actually improve with age. While a majority of even the brightest stars in sports eventually hit a wall, guys ...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 4 months ago 16,829 reads 35 comments

  15. Must-See Sports Movies You've Never Heard of

    Sports movies never get old. We know all about the classics: The Sandlot , Hoosiers and The Mighty Ducks come to mind. Those movies are quoted, talked about and remembered for they way they entertained us...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 4 months ago 13,186 reads 9 comments

  16. Sports Stars Who Had to Wait Their Turn

    Let's be honest here—people are super impatient. Whether that means waiting to hear back from buddies about where to watch the game or checking to see how many people liked a picture from the front row, we all want everything right now...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 15,622 reads 9 comments

  17. Ranking the 5 Most Surprising Seasons in Pittsburgh Basketball History

    One of the trademarks of the Jamie Dixon era in Pittsburgh has been, for all the unmet expectations of fans, the Panthers have exceeded just as many expectations under his watch...

    Matt Popchock Written by Matt Popchock about 4 months ago 410 reads 0 comments

  18. Celebrities Blamed for Ruining Athletes

    Since there have been famous athletes and celebrities, famous athletes have been dating celebrities—Joe DiMaggio and Marilyn Monroe were perhaps the most famous historical example...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 42,925 reads 15 comments

  19. Pairing the NBA's Biggest Stars with Their NFL Counterparts

    Basketball season is finally within reach. After about four months of experiencing hoops withdrawals, fans will at long last be able to see their favorite teams and players take the court in late October...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 months ago 19,536 reads 74 comments

  20. Best Proposals in Sports History

    When proposing marriage to a dear loved one, grand gestures and the element of surprise both help for receiving an affirmative reply and providing a great story to tell the grandkids...

    Sean Hojnacki Written by Sean Hojnacki about 4 months ago 7,964 reads 3 comments

  21. Athletes Who Shaved and Freaked Everyone out

    Like most people who can appreciate a great piece of facial hair, it's always entertaining to see some of the man bushes some athletes grow. Take Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth , for instance...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 83,615 reads 26 comments

  22. Steve Ballmer Named Richest Owner in American Team Sports by Forbes

    Steve Ballmer might be new to owning a professional sports team, but he is already at the top of the list in one category: net worth. Kerry A...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 months ago 294,717 reads 45 comments

  23. No. 10 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Indianapolis

    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  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 4 months ago 8,484 reads 17 comments

  24. Powerhouse High Schools That Keep Making Pros

    Whether it’s the result of location, coaching, luck, all of the above or something else entirely, certain high schools simply have a knack for producing professional athletes...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 4 months ago 45,978 reads 34 comments

  25. Crazy Sports Streaks That You Had No Idea About

    Cal Ripken Jr.'s consecutive games played streak. The Boston Celtics' eight straight NBA championships. UConn women's hoops' 90-game win streak. These are all great examples of what makes sports so incredible—feats of great significance...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 32,802 reads 12 comments