1. 25 Awesome Athlete Toys

    What qualifies as a "toy"? After the obvious Christmas wish list fodder—you know, the headache-inducing products that circumvent the parent via hyperaggressive marketing—what meets the definition of "toy" is truly subjective...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 4 months ago 81,661 reads 36 comments

  2. Ridiculous New Sports You've Never Heard Of

    We all know about the popularity of sports such as soccer, basketball, football and baseball, but those aren't the only sports from around the world we should be aware of...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 20,414 reads 6 comments

  3. European Aquatics Championships 2014: Event Schedule, Live Stream and Preview

    Berlin plays host to the 2014 European Aquatics Championships throughout August, as the elite of the water meet across several disciplines...

    Stuart Newman Written by Stuart Newman about 4 months ago 3,126 reads 0 comments

  4. 10 Athletes Who Totally Had Their Twitter Hacked

    If you say something stupid or controversial in a press conference or a live interview, you're going to have to own up to some consequences. If you say something stupid on Twitter? Easy...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 16,374 reads 11 comments

  5. No. 22 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Houston

    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...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 10,834 reads 31 comments

  6. Grand Prairie's Matthew Lechuga 'Is a Division 1 Player,' His Coach Says

    GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas — Grand Prairie High running back Matthew Lechuga has become accustomed to hearing virtually the same question in recent years: What will college miss out ...

    Andre  Johnson Written by Andre Johnson about 4 months ago 2,198 reads 0 comments

  7. Athletes Who Know the Thirst Is Real

    Are we not going to talk about it? Must we sit here and ignore the wolf at the door? Are we not going to recognize the epidemic evaporating the saliva from our very tongues? ...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 4 months ago 11,860 reads 4 comments

  8. Sports Stories from This Year That Should Be Hollywood Movies

    Some of our favorite movies ever been made have been based on true stories so great a screenwriter never could have come up with it . Miracle. Seabiscuit. Remember the Titans. And coming soon, When the Game Stands Tall ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 79,624 reads 106 comments

  9. Athletes Who Hang with D-List Celebrities

    One trait that star athletes often share, which separates them from other celebrities, is that they come from relatively humble beginnings if not an outright struggle. Their fame can vaporize nearly as suddenly as it materialized...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 4 months ago 119,383 reads 70 comments

  10. Avid San Antonio Spurs Fan Praises World Champs on Female Coaching Hire

    DALLAS — At approximately 12:30 p.m. on January 7, Stella Faye Adams walked inside what was an empty FedExForum . What she witnessed shortly thereafter is something she admittedly will cherish for the rest of her life...

    Andre  Johnson Written by Andre Johnson about 4 months ago 1,078 reads 0 comments

  11. 45 Interesting Things We Found out from Athletes' AMAs

    If Facebook is the quiet suburban enclave of the social media universe, then Reddit is the formerly abandoned, derelict slum.....

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 4 months ago 21,613 reads 13 comments

  12. 15 Classic Mom Moments in Sports

    Moms are responsible for some of sports’ most heartwarming, hilarious and even puzzling moments. Moms are always there for us—encouraging us to follow our dreams, supporting us along the way and cheering us on when those dreams come true...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 42,057 reads 44 comments

  13. Things Sports Fans Are Way Too Excited About

    Look, I'm not trying to play Debbie Downer here. I'm just trying to temper your expectations with a harsh little dose of realism. Sports fans must, by nature, be optimists. Every first-round draft pick is going to be the savior of your franchise...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 12,510 reads 60 comments

  14. No. 23 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Charlotte

    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...

    Joe Menzer Written by Joe Menzer about 4 months ago 1,495 reads 30 comments

  15. TBT Rookie Edition

    In that moment when the flashbulb pops—or the smartphone's pretend shutter emits its digital chirp—your best moment may not have been captured, but only someone with the ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 4 months ago 24,523 reads 9 comments

  16. If Athletes Had LinkedIn Profiles

    What's the best part about being a pro athlete? Is it the shoes? The standing suite at the MGM? Or just the singular, pant-soiling awesomeness of being paid legal tender to put ...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 4 months ago 121,400 reads 68 comments

  17. 25 Early Predictions for Transfer Deadline Day

    With the summer transfer window set to close on Monday 1 September at 11 p.m. BST, clubs are running out of time to finalise their deals for players...

    Crippy Cooke Written by Crippy Cooke about 4 months ago 301 reads 0 comments

  18. Sports Figures Who Need Twitter Lessons

    The truth is, we can't all be good at Twitter. Life isn't fair — it doesn't work that way. Not all of us are able to use the social media giant to our advantage and walk around ...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 4 months ago 24,337 reads 11 comments

  19. 'The Voice': Sports Edition

    Athletes are all trying to be entertainers, aren't they? Whether it's filming a movie, getting a cameo on a TV show or busting onto the music scene by releasing their own album, ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 3,008 reads 2 comments

  20. 7 Times Joel Embiid Tried to Quit Twitter

    Addiction is a challenge to overcome, and according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse , "quitting takes more than good intentions or a strong will...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 21,345 reads 37 comments

  21. LeBron James, Cristiano Ronaldo, Usain Bolt Top SI's Fittest Athletes List

    Professional athletes do their best to stay in shape to boost their performance. However, some do it better than others. Sports Illustrated put together a list that ranked the 50 fittest athletes in sports...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 4 months ago 607,932 reads 378 comments

  22. Athletes Making Ridiculous Feats Look Easy

    Professional athletes are paid the big bucks to make ridiculous plays look easy—which can sometimes work to their disadvantage in the eyes of spectators...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 13,945 reads 14 comments

  23. Sports Cliches Illustrated

    Bleacher Report collaborated with New York-based illustrator Henry Kaye in an effort to visualize how cliches have infiltrated every facet of sports, from Little League to movies to color commentary...

    Social Media  Staff Written by Social Media Staff about 4 months ago 280,504 reads 31 comments

  24. Great Beer Moments in Sports

    If there's one thing that goes hand-in-hand with sports, it's the beer that fans enjoy while watching their teams play...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 12,104 reads 6 comments

  25. Awesome Sports Fan Athlete Tributes

    Sports fans have something few so-called fanatics can seriously lay their own claim to—license to be an obsessive stalker...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 4 months ago 24,522 reads 3 comments