1. Big Athletes, Small World

    As someone who is only 5'8", I've never had the feeling of being in a spot where I've felt like the biggest person in the room—even when among kids somewhere. But athletes, well, they're different...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 10 hours ago 383 reads 0 comments

  2. No. 25 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: New Orleans

    How much does where you live matter as a sports fan? The short answer: 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 Ted Lewis about 11 hours ago 7,315 reads 13 comments

  3. Ranking the 25 Best Cities to Be a Sports Fan: An Explanation

    How much does where you live matter as a sports fan? The short answer: 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...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 12 hours ago 368 reads 0 comments

  4. 15 Sports Jobs We'd Like to Try for a Day

    Every kid grows up with the dream of being a professional athlete, but is being a professional athlete really the ultimate sports dream job? Sure, there's the millionaire lifestyle ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 1 day ago 17,117 reads 15 comments

  5. Weird Moments with Mascots

    Mascots are supposed to be sources of encouragement and joy—but sometimes they’re just weird. I’m not talking about hilarious dunk fails or staged fights with purple dinosaurs...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 day ago 5,839 reads 6 comments

  6. Ranking Real-Life Sports Stars with Video Game Ratings

    With the popularity of sports video games, fans always wonder how some of their favorite players will be ranked each time a new game is released...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 1 day ago 1,689 reads 4 comments

  7. 25 Key Injuries Facing Clubs Entering the New Season

    With new European domestic campaigns moving ever closer, clubs grow more fearful of their top players picking up injuries before the new season starts...

    Crippy Cooke Written by Crippy Cooke about 1 day ago 23,156 reads 17 comments

  8. Best New Feuds in Sports

    The feud is not something unique to the rich and famous—if it was, like limitless credit cards or VIP-only Oscar afterparties, there would be no Family Feud or "Hello...Newman...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 day ago 43,758 reads 29 comments

  9. Best and Worst Athlete Alter Egos

    As much as we all love our favorite athletes, a few of them are even better when they actually aren't themselves...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 1 day ago 17,271 reads 39 comments

  10. Disrespectful Things Fans Do

    There's an unwritten code of conduct for fans of sports teams, and it's not a code that's hard to follow: 1. Cheer and boo all you want, but don't involve yourself in the outcome of the actual game...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 2 days ago 12,137 reads 42 comments

  11. The Most Unstoppable Madden Players Ever

    If there's one thing that every single football fan usually agrees on, it's that the Madden football video game series is awesome...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 days ago 16,013 reads 25 comments

  12. Lamest Sports Excuses Ever

    I apologize if this article doesn't turn out too great. My air conditioning broke, so I've been sweating all day, and I can't concentrate...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 3 days ago 19,169 reads 18 comments

  13. How Rookies Are Spending Their Money

    When a person who doesn't have a huge pile of money suddenly acquires a huge pile of money, it's understandable when that individual decides to splurge a little...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 days ago 69,827 reads 35 comments

  14. 2014 Heisman Contenders: Analyzing Top Candidates for Prestigious Award

    Heading into the NCAA preseason, and with media days behind us, there are a few players who stand out as compelling prospects to watch for the 2014 Heisman Trophy award...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 3 days ago 2,752 reads 23 comments

  15. UCLA's Pauley Pavilion and Drake Stadium Flooded After Water-Main Break

    Updates from Friday, August 1 The UCLA Newsroom Twitter feed has the latest on the state of Pauley Pavilion: UCLA Newsroom also had more detail: "Let me ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 days ago 78,069 reads 77 comments

  16. Commonwealth Games 2014: Day 6 Results, Updated Medal Table and Glasgow Schedule

    Tuesday's 2014 Commonwealth Games action saw winners crowned in seven different sports (athletics, gymnastics, weight lifting, cycling, shooting, swimming and wrestling), with a total of 30 gold medals handed out to the athletes in Glasgow, Scotland...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 3 days ago 2,840 reads 0 comments

  17. Athletes Everyone Should Root For

    Sometimes in the sports world, we stumble across athletes who everyone just has to root for. The reasons for this phenomenon are tough to decipher. It's almost this cosmic aura that pulls us toward them without a complete explanation...

    Giancarlo King Written by Giancarlo King about 3 days ago 6,376 reads 3 comments

  18. Athletes You Never Knew Grew Up Together

    Considering the extreme rarity of a child growing up to become a professional athlete, it seems exceedingly unlikely that two pros would have grown up together. But there are more examples of this than you might think...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 days ago 3,327 reads 7 comments

  19. The Only People in Sports Who Matter (to the Media)

    There's no doubt that the athletes who dominate sports media coverage are often more than deserving of the attention. We rarely question why Derek Jeter getting healthy is a story or why Peyton Manning leads the top headlines on SportsCenter ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 4 days ago 10,562 reads 24 comments

  20. Crazy Teammate Stories

    One of my favorite things about playing sports is the camaraderie I get by playing with teammates. More than just playing together for a few hours during a game, I've gotten the ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 days ago 58,063 reads 34 comments

  21. Prince Harry Photobombs New Zealand Officials at Commonwealth Games

    Royal photobombs are seemingly all the rage at this year's Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. First, the Queen popped up behind an Australian hockey selfie ...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 4 days ago 3,810 reads 0 comments

  22. Table Tennis Player Celebrates Win in Commonwealth Games by Pulling Down Shorts

    Nigerian table tennis player Onaolapo Ojo was very excited that he and his teammates upset India at the Commonwealth Games. Naturally, he decided to mark the occasion by pulling down his shorts and pulling up his shirt...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 4 days ago 4,521 reads 7 comments

  23. The Art of the Perfect Sports Photobomb

    "Art and love are the same thing," said writer Chuck Klosterman in his book Killing Yourself to Live. "It’s the process of seeing yourself in things that are not you...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 days ago 14,570 reads 4 comments

  24. 25 Things You Never Knew About the Mighty Ducks Trilogy

    This spring marked the 20th anniversary of the release of D2: The Mighty Ducks ; a sequel that turned a surprise hit about children's ice hockey team into a bona fide movie franchise...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 5 days ago 65,298 reads 12 comments

  25. UK Back Pages: Lewis Hamilton Row, Kevin Strootman's Bloated Fee and More

    A new potential row involving Lewis Hamilton and Alastair Cook's near century headline Monday's back pages. Liverpool giving up on their pursuit of Loic Remy and Kevin Strootman's huge transfer fee are also big newsmakers...

    Sean  Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 5 days ago 1,467 reads 1 comments