1. Things in Sports That Totally Let Us Down

    As a lifelong Cubs fan, I know a little bit about hope and a whole lot about disappointment. Year after year, I enter the baseball season with unbridled optimism and unrealistic ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 1 month ago 15,461 reads 25 comments

  2. UK Back Pages: Sergio Aguero Contract, Manchester United Blow in the Headlines

    The back pages in Britain on Wednesday morning have a spread of stories, ranging from transfer rumours to Alastair Cook and the England cricket team, via the Commonwealth Games, which begin in Glasgow later today...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 1 month ago 6,367 reads 5 comments

  3. Dodgeball 10 Year Anniversary: Where Are They Now?

    A full decade has now passed since Vince Vaughn first grabbed life by the ball in the hit sports comedy Dodgeball : A True Underdog Story ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 1 month ago 75,550 reads 16 comments

  4. The Best Sports Ads of the Year so Far

    You have to love the fact that sports are so big nowadays that it even dominates pop culture at times. Over the years we've all seen some pretty outstanding commercials from various outlets like Nike, ESPN, Adidas and others...

    Giancarlo King Written by Giancarlo King about 1 month ago 10,034 reads 13 comments

  5. Forrest Gump: The Ultimate Sports Movie

    "Life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you're gonna get." Assuming that you're old enough to write your name, you've probably heard this quote a number of times, knowing that it comes from the movie Forrest Gump ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 1 month ago 17,960 reads 7 comments

  6. 15 Hilarious Things Athletes Are Scared of

    Life as a professional athlete can be a terrifying thing. Not only is the pressure intense and the risk of injury high, but athletes have to face unyielding daily terrors such as bunnies, mayonnaise and their own mothers...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 1 month ago 10,255 reads 21 comments

  7. Commonwealth Games 2014: Dates, Sports Schedule and Event Venues

    Thousands of athletes from over 70 nations will descend on Glasgow for the 2014 Commonwealth Games, with 11 days of competition scheduled for this year's biggest event on the athletics calendar...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 2 months ago 10,485 reads 0 comments

  8. 20 Favorite One-Liners from Classic Sports Movies 

    Not every sports movie is great, but every sports movie that is great has classic one-liners that fans know and love to repeat. The element almost every one-liner shares is that the subject (or subjects) on the business end of it is getting "zinged..

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 56,701 reads 48 comments

  9. Maria Kirilenko Comments on Canceling Engagement with Alex Ovechkin

    Women's tennis standout Maria Kirilenko called off her engagement to Washington Capitals superstar Alex Ovechkin, and she spoke publicly about canceling it for the first time on Monday...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 months ago 18,677 reads 9 comments

  10. Football Players Who Can Dunk Like a Boss

    Although I would like to think that I've been blessed with a few gifts, one thing that I definitely wasn't fortunate enough to have was height. Standing just 5'9" probably has its benefits, but one of them is not easily dunking a basketball...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 19,794 reads 7 comments

  11. Sports' Hierarchy of Needs: What Motivates Every Athlete

    Psychologist Abraham Maslow is famous for describing humans' simple motivation system, which he called Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs . It describes what motivates each person moving through life's ups and downs...

    Jacob Kornhauser Written by Jacob Kornhauser about 2 months ago 390 reads 0 comments

  12. T.J. Oshie Learns That Golf Can Be a Much Crueler Game Than Hockey in Some Ways

    St. Louis Blues right winger and American Sochi Olympic hero T.J. Oshie probably felt like Happy Gilmore when he struggled with his putter at the American Century Championship...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 2 months ago 38,328 reads 15 comments

  13. Top 10 Most Hilarious Sports Sketches Ever

    Watching sports is great. Making fun of sports can be even greater . It seems that for as long as the laugh has been in existence, which has been a very, very long time, sports ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 2 months ago 96,098 reads 38 comments

  14. Weird Al's 'Sports Song' Lets You Know That Your Team Sucks and His Doesn't

    Nobody can tell you your team sucks the way "Weird Al" Yankovic can. In his new Mandatory Fun album, Weird Al makes sure you know that his team is better than yours with "Sports Song...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 2 months ago 16,815 reads 17 comments

  15. Ranking the Top 10 Sports Marriage Proposals

    There's nothing quite like wedding season. But before all of the "I do's" and "till death do you parts" comes the one thing that every girl hopes for and every guy sweats: the marriage proposal...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 11,016 reads 6 comments

  16. More Athletes Who Need to Stop Hanging with Justin Bieber

    Hey, Justin Bieber is an international pop star, and international pop stars often rub elbows with other celebrities...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 94,826 reads 85 comments

  17. Sports Moments That We Wish Happened Every Year

    Even on their worst day, sports are pretty awesome. What (or who) else manages to thrill and surprise us each and every year with many of the same characters but almost always with ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 42,920 reads 50 comments

  18. Cry-O-Meter: Which Sport Has the Most Sensitive Athletes?

    Professional athletes are sometimes seen as rough, tough and emotional walls of stone—but they can be sensitive too...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 23,235 reads 44 comments

  19. ESPY 2014 Winners: Full Results and Biggest Snubs from Annual Event

    Although the ESPY Awards are not usually debated as much as other events, there were quite a few mistakes when it came to the winners. On the positive side, the ceremony featured a number of memorable moments...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 months ago 422 reads 0 comments

  20. Little Giants 20 Year Anniversary: Where Are They Now?

    It has now been 20 years since The Annexation of Puerto Rico made Danny O'Shea (Rick Moranis) and a band of misfit kids the heroes of Urbania in the beloved sports film Little Giants ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 2 months ago 98,393 reads 13 comments

  21. ESPY Awards 2014: Full Results and Top Moments from Wednesday Night

    The ESPYS rightfully take the time each year to put the spotlight on those things that transcend sports...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 2 months ago 364 reads 0 comments

  22. ESPYs 2014: Most Deserving Award Winners and Biggest Snubs from Results

    On the most boring sports day on the American calendar, ESPN graciously gave us the ESPY Awards, honoring the best athletes, teams and achievements of the past year on Wednesday night...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 months ago 621 reads 0 comments

  23. LeBron James Passes Michael Jordan as America's Favorite Athlete in Harris Poll

    LeBron James has finally passed Michael Jordan—at least when it comes to being the most popular sports figure in the United States...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 334,663 reads 325 comments

  24. ESPY 2014 Winners: Full Award Results and Most Surprising Outcomes

    The ESPYs may not be the most prestigious awards for athletes, but in terms of concentrated star power, no event can match the annual midsummer showcase...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 2 months ago 2,742 reads 0 comments

  25. ESPY Awards 2014: Complete Results and Biggest Snubs

    The 2014 ESPY Awards have come and gone, and with the showcase's final results comes plenty of debate. Surely, every award winner was well deserving—they wouldn't have been ...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 2 months ago 5,445 reads 0 comments