1. Sports Couples We'd Totally Hang Out With

    Sports fans usually are defined by the crowd, rather than by the individual. As in—one screaming face in a sea of screaming faces; one tiny, but crucial, cog in 'the wave...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 13 hours ago 82 reads 0 comments

  2. Fine-Wine Athletes: Stars Who Improved with Age

    It’s hard to say exactly how but, like fine wines, some athletes actually improve with age. While a majority of even the brightest stars in sports eventually hit a wall, guys ...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 17 hours ago 46 reads 0 comments

  3. Must-See Sports Movies You've Never Heard of

    Sports movies never get old. We know all about the classics: The Sandlot , Hoosiers and The Mighty Ducks come to mind. Those movies are quoted, talked about and remembered for they way they entertained us...

    Giancarlo King Written by Giancarlo King about 18 hours ago 160 reads 0 comments

  4. Sports Stars Who Had to Wait Their Turn

    Let's be honest here—people are super impatient. Whether that means waiting to hear back from buddies about where to watch the game or checking to see how many people liked a picture from the front row, we all want everything right now...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 22 hours ago 6,731 reads 7 comments

  5. Ranking the 5 Most Surprising Seasons in Pittsburgh Basketball History

    One of the trademarks of the Jamie Dixon era in Pittsburgh has been, for all the unmet expectations of fans, the Panthers have exceeded just as many expectations under his watch...

    Matt Popchock Written by Matt Popchock about 1 day ago 122 reads 0 comments

  6. Celebrities Blamed for Ruining Athletes

    Since there have been famous athletes and celebrities, famous athletes have been dating celebrities—Joe DiMaggio and Marilyn Monroe were perhaps the most famous historical example...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 day ago 22,937 reads 10 comments

  7. Pairing the NBA's Biggest Stars with Their NFL Counterparts

    Basketball season is finally within reach. After about four months of experiencing hoops withdrawals, fans will at long last be able to see their favorite teams and players take the court in late October...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 day ago 10,041 reads 39 comments

  8. Best Proposals in Sports History

    When proposing marriage to a dear loved one, grand gestures and the element of surprise both help for receiving an affirmative reply and providing a great story to tell the grandkids...

    Sean Hojnacki Written by Sean Hojnacki about 2 days ago 6,279 reads 3 comments

  9. Athletes Who Shaved and Freaked Everyone out

    Like most people who can appreciate a great piece of facial hair, it's always entertaining to see some of the man bushes some athletes grow. Take Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth , for instance...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 days ago 31,482 reads 16 comments

  10. Steve Ballmer Named Richest Owner in American Team Sports by Forbes

    Steve Ballmer might be new to owning a professional sports team, but he is already at the top of the list in one category: net worth. Kerry A...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 days ago 292,608 reads 45 comments

  11. 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 3 days ago 5,382 reads 13 comments

  12. 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 3 days ago 35,576 reads 28 comments

  13. 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 5 days ago 27,837 reads 9 comments

  14. 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 King Written by Giancarlo King about 5 days ago 35,828 reads 10 comments

  15. 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 King Written by Giancarlo King about 6 days ago 31,965 reads 23 comments

  16. 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 6 days ago 43,826 reads 62 comments

  17. 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 6 days ago 17,730 reads 8 comments

  18. 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 7 days ago 29,137 reads 74 comments

  19. 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 7 days ago 15,021 reads 16 comments

  20. 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 7 days ago 1,811 reads 0 comments

  21. 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 7 days ago 786 reads 1 comments

  22. 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 8 days ago 6,501 reads 7 comments

  23. 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 8 days ago 29,971 reads 6 comments

  24. 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 8 days ago 49,400 reads 15 comments

  25. 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 8 days ago 27,592 reads 21 comments