1. 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 1 month ago 7,989 reads 16 comments

  2. 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 1 month ago 45,566 reads 34 comments

  3. 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 1 month ago 32,749 reads 12 comments

  4. Athletes Who Should've Taken the Money

    Sometimes in professional sports, it's just better to take the money instead of overthinking it. Over the years, we've seen athletes turn down lucrative deals for a whole host of reasons...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 1 month ago 42,396 reads 11 comments

  5. The Top 10 Sports-Themed Video Games of 2014

    Now that we've removed ourselves from a grueling summer filled with watching baseball and soaking up rays on the beach, sports enthusiasts have been rewarded with their favorite season of all: video game season...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 2 months ago 54,419 reads 28 comments

  6. Hall of Fame or Not: Are These Superstars in or Out?

    While no athlete openly plays for the Hall of Fame, it's an honor that only the very best in a sport achieve...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 51,349 reads 65 comments

  7. Athletes Who Really Love Superheroes

    From the big boys, Marvel and DC, on down to the small and independent publishers, it's no exaggeration to say comic books are enjoying a solid start to the 21st century...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 19,922 reads 10 comments

  8. 10 Reasons You Can Still Hate Derek Jeter

    Now don't get me wrong: I have the utmost respect for New York Yankees legendary shortstop Derek Jeter. This is not a trolling piece. But that doesn't mean the way people admire him—Yanks fans in general—is always well-deserved...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 29,853 reads 75 comments

  9. Best New Scoring Celebrations

    Scoring celebrations are a frequent occurrence in sports, and hats off to those athletes who attempt to continually make theirs more original...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 16,842 reads 16 comments

  10. Arnold Classic Europe 2014: Dates, Schedule, Top Bodybuilders and More

    One of the biggest events of the bodybuilding schedule is set to begin Friday in Europe. Following the massive Mr. Olympia competition, the Arnold Classic Europe promises more fireworks on the stage...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 2 months ago 2,218 reads 0 comments

  11. Buckeyes Will Dominate the Bearcats and Head into Conference Play with Momentum

    After an early-season bye, Ohio State is back in action this Saturday taking on in-state rival Cincinnati at 6 p.m. ET in Ohio Stadium. This is the Buckeyes' last chance to make a good impression in nonconference play...

    Tom Scurlock Written by Tom Scurlock about 2 months ago 830 reads 1 comments

  12. UK Back Pages: Phil Mickelson Takes a Swipe at Rory McIlroy, Graeme McDowell

    On a night when there was no shortage of League Cup drama to go around, it was instead Phil Mickelson who stole the headlines with a swipe aimed at his European counterparts in the buildup to the Ryder Cup...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 2 months ago 6,632 reads 7 comments

  13. Best and Worst Sports Fan Stories of the Year (So Far)

    Sometimes sports fans are the best, and sometimes they’re the worst. Even in just the last few months, there have been stories of fans raising money for charity or displaying generosity to opposing fans...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 32,232 reads 6 comments

  14. Insanely Expensive Stuff Sports Stars Are Buying

    When someone not rich becomes very rich , there are two schools of thought about how to best manage those finances. One says: Hire an experienced, trusted adviser to help wisely invest, save and spend the new-found wealth ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 55,238 reads 16 comments

  15. Big-Time Athletes Who Got Cut from Teams

    No one enjoys being told that they're not good enough, but imagine the looks on some of the faces of athletes when they got word that they had been cut...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 30,438 reads 23 comments

  16. Meet 13-Year-Old Blind Wrestler Max Lamm, the Sport's Most Inspirational Athlete

    Max Lamm is a 13-year-old wrestler from Mars, Pennsylvania with an incredible story. He lost his sight as a result of cancerous tumors that developed in both eyes when he was an infant...

    BR Productions Written by BR Productions about 2 months ago 131,532 reads 98 comments

  17. Hilariously Random Championship Celebrations

    Winning a sports championship is an incredibly difficult task. As a result, teams and players often respond to them with hilariously random celebrations. Of course, both random and hilarious can take on many forms...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 2 months ago 15,387 reads 2 comments

  18. Real-Life Sports Heroes of 2014

    Heroics on the field of play are commonplace enough in sports, but it’s these off-the-field sports heroes who truly deserve recognition. A hero can be someone who does good deeds, acts as a Good Samaritan or even saves lives...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 41,835 reads 5 comments

  19. The Overlooked and Underappreciated Sports List

    Sports always seem to cause some of the best debates. Which fans are truly the best? What player lays claim to being the top at their position? And what team is the best ever? ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 22,836 reads 36 comments

  20. Asian Games 2014: Latest Medal Count and Early Highlights from Incheon

    As expected, China has taken the early lead atop the medal count at the 2014 Asian Games, and it's unclear whether Japan or host nation South Korea will be able to catch up...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 2 months ago 10,978 reads 0 comments

  21. Phil Heath Quickly Climbing All-Time Ranks with 2014 Mr. Olympia Win

    Phil Heath faced a serious challenge at the 2014 Mr. Olympia competition, but he was able to come away with a title for the fourth time in a row. This continues an illustrious career that puts him up with some of the best in bodybuilding history...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 months ago 17,811 reads 1 comments

  22. Athletes Standing Next to Art

    For the most part, athletes lead much different lives than the rest of us. They’re richer than us. They’re more famous than us. They have better jobs than us. They travel to more exotic places than us...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 8,310 reads 8 comments

  23. Better Lifestyle: Rock Star or Sports Star?

    Growing up, a lot of kids dream about hitting that game-winning shot as the clock winds down to zero. Listening to the roar of the crowd as you hoist that glossy championship trophy above your head is the real deal...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 2 months ago 31,743 reads 15 comments

  24. No. 11 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Milwaukee

    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...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Michael Hunt about 2 months ago 6,497 reads 18 comments

  25. Mr. Olympia 2014: Full Results, Winner and Purse for Bodybuilding Competition

    The 50th anniversary of the Mr. Olympia competition had an extremely familiar feel to it. Much like the 49th, 48th and 47th events, Phil Heath emerged victorious to claim his fourth consecutive title...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 2 months ago 65,081 reads 1 comments