1. Contenders for 2016 Athlete of the Year So Far

    Numerous athletes produced historic performances throughout the opening half of 2016. Perhaps the biggest news from the first six months of the year is that neither Lionel Messi nor Cristiano Ronaldo is the best footballer in the world...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 2 months ago 63,013 reads 203 comments

  2. The Top 10 Greatest Teams That Couldn't Finish the Job

    Winning a championship is the most difficult thing an athlete can accomplish, as it takes the perfect amount of skill, good health and more luck than some would think...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 39,099 reads 88 comments

  3. Rio Olympics 2016: Nike Unveils Official Team USA Medal-Podium Uniforms

    Just over one month before the 2016 Summer Olympics, Nike on Tuesday unveiled the attire American medalists will wear on the podium in Rio de Janeiro. The U.S...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 15,892 reads 4 comments

  4. 12 Most Outrageous Sports Stories of 2016 so Far

    The ongoing issues in Rio leading up to the 2016 Summer Olympics have to collectively represent the most outrageous sports story of 2016 right? But what else? Already (somehow) half ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 43,893 reads 26 comments

  5. Top Clutch Performances of the Week

    Miracles do happen in sports, and clutch performances are a big reason why. Our weekly look at the top clutch performances returns, highlighted by dramatic changes in the international ...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 2 months ago 11,316 reads 20 comments

  6. 15 Sports Figures Who Are Boldly Pushing the Boundaries

    Steve Ballmer wants the Los Angeles Clippers to offer streaming capabilities. Bryce Harper wants to make baseball fun again. Ibtihaj Muhammad is set to make Olympic history in Rio...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 6,102 reads 5 comments

  7. 12 Unforgettable Role Players on Championship Teams

    Championship teams aren't structured solely on the notion of superstar players. Sure, it's necessary to procure franchise players in order to win. But adding key role players is needed to maintain a championship heartbeat...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 2 months ago 62,857 reads 75 comments

  8. 15 New Pros Who Had #RookieProblems

    An MLB rookie gets the silent treatment after his first big league hit. An NHL rookie takes warm-up laps by himself. Some things just come with that newbie territory. Luckily for fans, many of these # RookieProblems involve hilarious results...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 99,136 reads 32 comments

  9. Professional Disc Golfer Hits Incredible Hole-in-One

    One doesn't have to be a huge fan of disc golf to appreciate the majesty of this shot. On Thursday, Nikko Locastro tossed a beauty at the Vibram Open, a Professional Disc Golf Association event in Massachusetts...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 9,464 reads 6 comments

  10. Indians' Road Trip Features Same Cities as Cavaliers' Path to NBA Finals

    The Cleveland Indians started a 10-game, three-city road trip, which means it will be a while before fans get to see their hometown team at Progressive Field...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 2 months ago 76,903 reads 32 comments

  11. Sporting World Reacts to Brexit in EU Referendum

    The European Union referendum is in the books, and Great Britain has voted to leave. Such an issue got the world of sport talking, and Twitter was awash with messages on the decision to say goodbye to the EU...

    Mark Bollons Written by Mark Bollons about 2 months ago 6,122 reads 15 comments

  12. Funniest Sports Moments of 2016 to Date

    Sports are entertainment. Those who live and die on the fates of their favorite teams would do well to remember that. Being a fan and a spectator is not supposed to be such a serious matter...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 2 months ago 7,254 reads 3 comments

  13. Ruthless Things Fans Have Done to Troll Athletes

    Remember the good ol ' days when a sports fan would simply make a sign that made fun of an athlete or simply resort to relying on his or her lungs to yell at a player? While that might still happen, that's too old school these days...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 6,729 reads 5 comments

  14. Hilarious Sports Stuff People Have Tried to Crowdfund

    Cleveland Cavaliers fans are probably regretting that whole Kevin Love GoFundMe page, huh? Love grabbed 14 rebounds in Game 7 of the NBA Finals...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 55,077 reads 29 comments

  15. Sports Suspensions That Had Dramatic On-Field Impacts

    Anytime an athlete gets suspended, it can affect his or her team negatively. But when that player happens to be a star who's irreplaceable, that makes it even more difficult for a franchise to swallow...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 9,488 reads 34 comments

  16. Isaiah Core, Former Alabama HS Football and Basketball Star, Dies at Age 20

    Isaiah Core, who played Division III basketball at LaGrange College, was shot and killed by a police officer Wednesday morning after a high-speed car chase. Carol Robinson of AL...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 245,171 reads 1 comments

  17. Jordan Brand Unveils the All-New Super.Fly 5

    As we prep ourselves for another summer of sneaker releases, Jordan Brand is set to unveil its Super.Fly 5. Building off previous iterations of the model, the Super.Fly 5 used Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin for inspiration...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 2 months ago 4,459 reads 4 comments

  18. Top 5 Kicks That Have Gotten the Most Hate This Year

    Not all sneakers are created equal. And not all sneakers are universally loved. Lately, hate has especially been piling up for a select group of kicks...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 2 months ago 24,260 reads 15 comments

  19. House of Highlights Showcases the Incredible Luis Badillo Jr., Aka 'King Feet'

    If you don't know who Luis Badillo Jr. is, prepare yourself to be amazed by awesomeness. They call him "King Feet" for a reason...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 2 months ago 72,455 reads 58 comments

  20. 10 Current Sports Stars and Their Defining Moments

    Professional athletes yearn to win championships and personal honors. Great athletes, however, are remembered by the legacies they forge and by the defining moments of their careers...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 2 months ago 72,819 reads 111 comments

  21. 15 Champions Who Proved All the Haters Wrong

    Winning a championship in any sport is a difficult task, but when there are millions of so-called haters around the world who add doubt to a team's quest, it can make it even more challenging...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 28,514 reads 80 comments

  22. Mark Sanchez, Jake Peavy, Roy Oswalt Allegedly Victims of Ponzi Scheme

    Denver Broncos quarterback Mark Sanchez, San Francisco Giants pitcher Jake Peavy and former All-Star pitcher Roy Oswalt were defrauded out of approximately $30 million as part of a Ponzi scheme, according to the U...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 100,242 reads 90 comments

  23. US Men's Gymnastics 2016 Olympic Trials: Meet Team USA's Rio Hopefuls

    The U.S. Olympic Trials for men's gymnastics are this week in St. Louis, and by Saturday night, we'll know the full team bound for Brazil...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 2 months ago 2,866 reads 0 comments

  24. Top Clutch Performances of the Week

    The NBA Finals are over. LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are champions of the world, thanks to clutch performances from the King and Kyrie Irving...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 2 months ago 9,671 reads 12 comments

  25. ESPN Body Issue 2016: Release Date and List of Athletes Revealed

    ESPN The Magazine 's 2016 Body Issue isn't short on big names, and the company announced Tuesday that the following 19 athletes will bare it all in early July: Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade told ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 374,695 reads 18 comments