1. Most Anticipated Kicks for Summer '15: Part 1

    The return of summer signifies more than just beach days, cold drinks and lighter clothing. It also marks a time when the biggest sneaker brands on earth start releasing heat that rivals the scorching temperatures across the globe...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 14 hours ago 11,686 reads 14 comments

  2. Most Dramatic Sports Moments of the Week

    Another week, another seven days of awesome action and heart-stopping drama around the sports world. As has been the case for the past several weeks, the NBA and NHL playoffs dominated ...

    Garrett Baker Written by Garrett Baker about 15 hours ago 9,037 reads 6 comments

  3. Scripps National Spelling Bee 2015: Co-Champions Create Thrilling Finish to Bee

    Vanya Shivashankar is the best speller in the world. So is Gokul Venkatachalam . The pair exhausted all 25 championship words Thursday night, giving the Scripps National Spelling bee co-champions for the second straight year...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 16 hours ago 521 reads 0 comments

  4. Couple Uses Real-Life 'Love & Basketball' Marriage Proposal

    All is fair in love and basketball, even when the two intertwine. Former NC State guard Alex "Superman" Johnson wasn't taking it easy on Brey Dorsett, his girlfriend and fellow former college hooper, in a game of one-on-one...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 16 hours ago 87,015 reads 89 comments

  5. 10 Blockbuster Trades That Just Didn't Work out

    The "quick fix" is always the perfect solution—in theory. But if the results were always as good as the idea, then there would be no "quick" fix. It would just simply be… fixed ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 17 hours ago 938 reads 0 comments

  6. 2015 Spelling Bee Co-Champion Gokul Venkatachalam Oozes Swag at Competition

    The word “legend” will now be spelled thusly: “Gokul Venkatachalam.” The 14-year-old co-champion of the Scripps National Spelling Bee is, simply put, the man ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 day ago 172,823 reads 92 comments

  7. Scripps National Spelling Bee 2015 Results: Winners, Finalists and Funny Moments

    Vanya Shivashankar and Gokul Venkatachalam are spelling machines who seemingly know the correct letter order for every word in the English language...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 32,931 reads 95 comments

  8. Rapper Drake Used as Example in Scripps National Spelling Bee

    If you're spelling this, it's too late. During the Scripps National Spelling Bee on Thursday, judges included Drake in a clue for the word “bacchius...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 day ago 73,568 reads 109 comments

  9. The Snarkiest People in Sports Right Now

    Though we all try to avoid having a snarky personality, it's just unavoidable at times, as bad days and annoying things seem to happen on the reg...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 1 day ago 551 reads 1 comments

  10. Most Relevant Team in Every Major Sports City Right Now

    Do the Lakers still own L.A.? Relevance is a matter of opinion—what is significant to one fan's interests might not be to another. This is about, in general, which team is the most relevant right now in each of these major sports cities...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 day ago 10,910 reads 59 comments

  11. Top 12 Athletes Who Never Should've Been Traded Since 2000

    Trades in sports can be either extremely beneficial or hazardous to those teams involved. As a species prone to make mistakes, humans have really dropped the ball when it came to getting rid of marquee players...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 1 day ago 25,441 reads 39 comments

  12. The Top 10 Worst-to-First Championship Stories

    In the world of sports—where it's said anything can happen—historic one-year turnarounds have given fans everywhere a reason to believe...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 1 day ago 11,472 reads 19 comments

  13. Adidas Yeezy 350 Boost: Release Details Announced

    Fear not, all who failed to get their hands on a pair of the original Kanye West Yeezy Boost sneakers from adidas—the adidas Yeezy 350 Boosts are on the way. Brendan Dunne of SoleCollector...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 days ago 7,510 reads 13 comments

  14. Daily Fantasy Baseball 2015: MLB DraftKings Pitcher Studs and Duds for May 27

    Those late to assembling a daily MLB lineup for Wednesday will find several high-quality starting pitchers waiting in the evening slate. Anyone encumbered by work or school can still enter a late DraftKings contest consisting of four matchups ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 days ago 2,339 reads 0 comments

  15. 10 Athletes Right Now That No One Can Figure Out

    For coaches and scouts, assessing athletes has become a science. Maybe it’s not an absolute science, but a science nonetheless. When billions of dollars are at stake, knowing everything possible about every man on your roster is essential...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 days ago 12,340 reads 20 comments

  16. Coolest Sports Gear You Wish You Had

    Some may call it swagger while others just may call it being different, but regardless of how it's referred to, having cool, customized sports gear typically draws attention to someone...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 3 days ago 16,421 reads 5 comments

  17. Best Sports Figure Twitter Takeovers

    Social media takeovers are a common enough occurrence in sports these days. The idea is a sports figure will compose tweets on behalf of a team, league or sponsor for a period of time...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 days ago 5,148 reads 2 comments

  18. Bigger Top-10 Draft Misses Since 2010: NFL or NBA?

    In sports, nothing can set a franchise back like missing out on a top-10 draft pick. With all of the scouting reports and player evaluations at the disposal of franchises, you'd think there wouldn't be so many flops...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 4 days ago 17,528 reads 31 comments

  19. American Ninja Warrior 2015 Results: Recap from May 25 Episode

    There were ninjas on the loose in Venice Beach, California, Monday. The seventh season of NBC's program American Ninja Warrior kicked off Monday with the Venice Beach qualifiers...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 days ago 4,704 reads 0 comments

  20. The Best- and Worst-Cast Roles in 15 Great Sports Movies

    A movie is less a thing than a formula. The best movies never lack for one of the fundamental elements of a good film: a strong script, smart director and great cast...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 4 days ago 30,671 reads 102 comments

  21. Floyd Mayweather Wins $200,000 on Warriors' Game 3 Win vs. Rockets

    Stacks upon stacks upon stacks. Floyd Mayweather , in keeping with his "Money" moniker, raked in $200,000 after the Golden State Warriors destroyed the Houston Rockets in Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals on Saturday night, 115-80...

    Arman Walia Written by Arman Walia about 6 days ago 157,432 reads 262 comments

  22. Drake Hosts Celebrity Softball Game in Houston

    Drake is known to be an avid sports fan, but regardless of what team he's rooting for, he's still a good guy...

    Arman Walia Written by Arman Walia about 7 days ago 125,635 reads 100 comments

  23. Attack of the Scrubs: When Bench Guys Take Over

    We all know names like LeBron James, Steph Curry, Mike Trout and Sidney Crosby, but, for those who aren't quite of superstar-caliber, they're a hell of a lot more unknown...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 7 days ago 34,744 reads 37 comments

  24. Jahlil Okafor Crosses Up His Dog Named Natty

    Make that two Nattys for Jahlil Okafor—an actual national championship and...a dog? Yep, the potential No. 1 overall pick affectionately named his pup presumably after Duke's national title...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 8 days ago 98,268 reads 97 comments

  25. Most Dramatic Sports Moments of the Week

    More sports, more drama, more NBA and NHL playoffs—that's the mantra for this week's slideshow. With both the NBA and NHL advancing yet another round deeper into the playoffs, the drama and intensity got amped up just a little bit more...

    Garrett Baker Written by Garrett Baker about 8 days ago 12,911 reads 3 comments