1. Woman Claims to Be Michael Phelps' Girlfriend and Reveals She Was Born Intersex

    A woman named Taylor Lianne Chandler has gone to Facebook with claims that she is Michael Phelps ' girlfriend, in addition to revealing she was born intersex...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 28 days ago 154,792 reads 32 comments

  2. 45 Athletes with Hall of Fame Swag

    There is no shortage of athletes with swag. Confidence, talent and, of course, a little ching are a tried-and-true formula...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 28 days ago 13,201 reads 14 comments

  3. Michigan State Basketball: Takeaways from Spartans' Opening Games

    Despite being only two games into the season, there is plenty to take away from Michigan State's opening games. MSU won its first matchup of the season against Navy 64-59 and was upended by Duke 81-71 on Tuesday night...

    Brad Almquist Written by Brad Almquist about 28 days ago 999 reads 3 comments

  4. The 10 Most Insane Sports Contracts

    You won’t find a “boatload of cash” on any conversion table, but that's roughly the amount of money Giancarlo Stanton just received from the Miami Marlins...

    Jesse Pantuosco Written by Jesse Pantuosco about 28 days ago 975 reads 0 comments

  5. Awesome Stories to Make You Love Sports Even More, Part 1

    There are so many awesome sports stories to tell that this is going to take two days—and that won’t even be enough. The great thing about sports is that they can represent so much more...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 28 days ago 16,484 reads 12 comments

  6. Dubious Sports Records Held by Superstars

    Though we often romanticize and idolize our legends of sport, they—perhaps better than anyone—teach us that with true greatness comes frequent failure...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 29 days ago 19,515 reads 10 comments

  7. 13 Sports Fanbases That Have It the Worst Right Now

    These fans are having a real rough go of it lately. This is not a list of long-suffering sports cities (I see you, Cleveland). Instead, these are teams that, as of this moment, you would not want to be a fan of...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 29 days ago 23,378 reads 76 comments

  8. The Friendliest Rivalries in Sports

    Some sports fans and writers automatically assign the adjective "bitter" to any rivalry, but many who compete against each other, from LeBron James and Chris Paul to Serena Williams and Caroline Wozniacki, are actually close friends...

    Sean Hojnacki Written by Sean Hojnacki about 29 days ago 32,209 reads 15 comments

  9. Crazy Sports Celebrations that Went Wrong

    There has been a long list of athletes who continue to push the envelope when it comes to celebrating a big play during a game...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 1 month ago 29,351 reads 18 comments

  10. HBO State of Play: Preview and Schedule for Fall 2014 Editions

    Over the past few years, ESPN's "30 for 30" series has turned the Worldwide Leader into the premier producer of high-profile sports documentaries. HBO, which used to carry that crown, will continue its documentary rebranding on Nov...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 3,107 reads 0 comments

  11. 15 Instances When It's Actually OK to Cry in Sports

    So much of the language of sports is about toughness—we talk about a team being in "gut check" mode, or an athlete "playing through injury." Win or lose, players and coaches are expected to move on to the next battle...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 18,301 reads 22 comments

  12. No. 4 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Dallas

    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...

    Jeff Miller Written by Jeff Miller about 1 month ago 8,330 reads 9 comments