1. Athletes We Wish Stayed Healthy: HOF Edition

    Injury is an unfortunate, but major part of sports, a fact that some of the all-time greats know all too well. Over the years, “the bug” has sidetracked countless sports stars, leaving generations of admirers to wonder what could have been...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 3 hours ago 1,652 reads 8 comments

  2. Movember and Other Crazy Sports Traditions

    As we all know, sports are full of different traditions that both fans and players take part of. From chants and songs to crazy outfits, stadiums around the country are typically ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 hours ago 1,197 reads 1 comments

  3. The Weirdest Athlete Interviews of All Time

    You know, as much as it would be incredible to be a pro athlete, making tons of money, playing a sport for a living and, potentially, building a legacy through winning, there's one thing that must get really annoying—answering questions...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 21 hours ago 1,218 reads 4 comments

  4. Awesome Stories to Make You Love Sports Even More, Part 2

    If you missed Part 1 of our awesome sports stories, don't forget to check it out. Today, we continue on with Part 2, including 13 more heartwarming stories that will remind you of the power of sports...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 24 hours ago 1,090 reads 0 comments

  5. Ranking the Most Expensive Stadium Food Right Now

    I don't care who you are or how much you're trying pinch pennies, because the one thing that every sports fan enjoys when going to games is the stadium food...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 1 day ago 16,299 reads 8 comments

  6. 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 1 day ago 146,275 reads 32 comments

  7. 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 1 day ago 7,053 reads 10 comments

  8. 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 2 days ago 679 reads 2 comments

  9. 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 2 days ago 164 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 2 days ago 8,234 reads 10 comments

  11. 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 3 days ago 14,197 reads 10 comments

  12. 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 3 days ago 18,366 reads 69 comments

  13. 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 3 days ago 25,627 reads 11 comments

  14. 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 4 days ago 23,909 reads 15 comments

  15. 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 4 days ago 1,285 reads 0 comments

  16. 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 4 days ago 15,306 reads 18 comments

  17. 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 4 days ago 7,723 reads 9 comments

  18. The 15 Things No True Sports Fan Should Ever Say

    Being a sports fan isn't always easy—or always fun—but it's a responsibility that each one of us should take very seriously...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 7 days ago 50,788 reads 50 comments

  19. Biggest Premature Sports Reactions

    Humans are reactionary. It's just how we are wired. Knowing that, sports has become a great breeding ground for those reactions to manifest, then eventually explode...

    Giancarlo King Written by Giancarlo King about 7 days ago 20,026 reads 14 comments

  20. Ranking North Carolina State Basketball's Top 5 Nonconference Matchups

    Year in and year out, the North Carolina State men's basketball program prides themselves on scheduling tough out-of-conference games. Looking at the 2014 slate, this year is no different...

    Tyler Bolton-Fuhrman Written by Tyler Bolton-Fuhrman about 7 days ago 374 reads 0 comments

  21. The Best 1-Year Wonders in Sports

    Even though most athletes find a way to perform with some sort of consistency throughout their careers, every so often sports fans are mystified by a one-year wonder...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 7 days ago 31,944 reads 50 comments

  22. Teams That Looked Better Than They Played

    In an age of throwback and alternate uniforms, some teams have shown that, while they look great in their outfits, their play during the game actually clashes...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 7 days ago 15,954 reads 16 comments

  23. Best Foreign Sports Commercials on YouTube

    Sometimes, as Americans, we don’t get a chance to see some of the best foreign sports commercials out there. No worries—that’s what YouTube is for. Some of these great commercials are old, and some are new...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 7 days ago 14,793 reads 1 comments

  24. Funny Things Athletes Can Get Away with That Real People Can't

    It's probably not surprising to see or read about some of the crazy things that pro athletes have been able to get away with, right? While us "normal" folks are restricted to harsher ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 7 days ago 8,472 reads 12 comments

  25. Athletes with Glorious Media Rooms

    You can't see every game—in every league—in person, even if you wanted to. So, the next best thing to attending a live sporting event is watching it in HD on the big ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 days ago 8,291 reads 6 comments