1. 12 Rematches We Still Want to See Happen (Since 2000)

    The rematch has become a staple in the world of sports. Sometimes when something is good, we need a generous second helping. We've seen a ton of great battles go down since the year 2000 across all walks of sports...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 2 months ago 16,709 reads 37 comments

  2. Sports World Reacts to US Supreme Court's Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

    Friday was a historic day for this country, as the Supreme Court of the United States voted 5-4 that the Constitution gives the right for same-sex couples to marry, making it legal nationwide, as detailed by Adam Liptak of the New York Times ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 150,442 reads 0 comments

  3. Most Dramatic Sports Moments of the Week

    This week is the final installment of this series, and it also ended up being perhaps the least drama-filled week since the start...

    Garrett Baker Written by Garrett Baker about 2 months ago 17,003 reads 2 comments

  4. Top 12 Finishing Moves in Sports

    Right off the bat you'd think that finishing moves are reserved only for professional wrestlers. Not so fast. A finishing move is something that an athlete does to signify the end ...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 2 months ago 23,347 reads 46 comments

  5. Superstar Athletes Who Kept Finishing Second

    Jack Nicklaus won an astonishing 18 golf majors, but did you know he also came in second 19 times? People don't usually remember the person who came in second place, but plenty of sports superstars have stood on that silver podium over the years...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 18,159 reads 21 comments

  6. Athletes Who Made a Lot, Then Did Very Little

    Being a pro athlete obviously has its perks. In addition to playing a sport for a living—which most of us would give an appendage for—when successful at it, a team and/or ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 19,092 reads 24 comments

  7. Tom Benson's Estranged Heirs Appeal Competency Ruling: Latest Details, Reaction

    Estranged family members of New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson reportedly filed an appeal on Wednesday after a judge ruled last week that the 87-year-old businessman remained mentally fit to manage his assets...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 3,736 reads 11 comments

  8. 12 Terrible Sports Ideas That Almost Worked

    In sports, us fans would like to think people who appear to be way smarter than us know what they're doing, implementing new rules, trick plays or inventions that would only help the game...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 18,962 reads 16 comments

  9. For the Haters: 13 Athletes Who Silenced the Critics

    They said Draymond Green was a role player . They said Bryce Harper was overrated . So, what now? Athletes are subject to a lot of criticism, mostly because of a high degree of media visibility and extremely passionate fans...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 18,090 reads 44 comments

  10. 9 Athletes with the Most Outgoing Style

    Many athletes are fashion-conscious these days, but not all are notably outgoing. This isn't so much about the Matt Kemps and Tyson Chandlers, who just always look sharp; this is about athletes who really push boundaries...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 13,264 reads 6 comments

  11. Nike KD 8 'Independence Day' Release Date Schedule, Pics and Retail Price

    There are many ways to prepare for Independence Day in this country, but a new one will be seeking out Nike's release of the new Kevin Durant "Independence Day" sneakers on June 27...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 1,803 reads 0 comments

  12. Mizuho Sakaguchi Curls in Beautiful Goal from 18 Yards out vs. Netherlands

    Japan's Mizuho Sakaguchi nailed the Netherlands' coffin in the 78th minute Tuesday night. Sakaguchi waited for the dummy from a teammate before she unloaded a gorgeous curling goal to put Japan up 2-0...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 2 months ago 85,610 reads 56 comments

  13. Sports World Reacts to Movement to Ban Confederate Flag

    As public outcry regarding the Confederate flag reached an apex after the tragic murder of nine churchgoers in Charleston, South Carolina, many members of the sports community have come out in support of its banishment...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 10,641 reads 0 comments

  14. Sports Fads That Died Off in a Hurry

    Fads, by definition, don't last. No one really "Kaepernicks" anymore, and tennis players definitely don't wear jorts. Don't get me wrong—some sports fads don't appear to be going anywhere...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 44,658 reads 19 comments

  15. Overrated/Underrated Superstars: Sophomore Edition

    Judging a player after one year isn't always the best antidote for success. Sometimes the evolution of talent takes longer than a season to develop...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 2 months ago 21,832 reads 21 comments

  16. American Ninja Warrior 2015 Results: Recap from June 22 Episode

    NBC's American Ninja Warrior took its particular brand of challenging obstacles and broadly appealing excitement to Orlando, Florida, for the fourth of six qualifiers, this after ...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 2 months ago 11,374 reads 0 comments

  17. Nike Sells 11 Pairs of 'What the Doernbecher' Shoes on EBay, Donates to Charity

    Nike is in its 11th year of the Doernbecher Freestyle Program, which lets kids at the OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital in Portland, Oregon, design their own kicks...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 2 months ago 42,490 reads 21 comments

  18. Bryce Harper, Kevin Love Headline This Year's ESPN The Magazine Body Issue

    Bryce Harper, Kevin Love and Odell Beckham Jr. headline this year’s list of 24 participants in ESPN The Magazine ’s seventh annual Body Issue. Here’s more from ESPN...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 2 months ago 511,008 reads 79 comments

  19. Star Athletes and Their Childhood Sports Heroes

    Did you know Bryce Harper idolized Mickey Mantle growing up? What about J.J. Watt and Reggie White? Many people have heroes—people they looked up to and idolized growing up...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 18,050 reads 20 comments

  20. Bizarre Championship Celebrations

    Chicago Blackhawks fans filled the head coach's lawn with toilet paper to celebrate a Stanley Cup victory. Bizarre, right? Winning a championship in sports is a big deal, and it's no easy feat...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 34,731 reads 1 comments

  21. USA Gymnastics Championships 2015: Dates, Event Schedule and More

    The 2015 USA Gymnastics Championships will kick off on Tuesday, June 23, as some of the nation's top athletes will descend on Greensboro, North Carolina, to compete in acro , rhythmic, tumbling and trampoline events...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 2 months ago 1,416 reads 0 comments

  22. Ranking the Biggest Potential Bargains in 2015 NHL Free Agency

    There have been more free-agent busts than bargains in NHL recent history. On and on we could go listing some of the truly horrendous signings, but let's name a few: Bobby Holik with ...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 2 months ago 57,662 reads 39 comments

  23. Monster Truck Driver Tom Meents Completes Double Backflip at Monster Jam

    Monster truck driver Tom Meents can make more than 10,000 pounds of truck fly through the air like a gymnast...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 2 months ago 50,981 reads 38 comments

  24. Most Dramatic Sports Moments of the Week

    This past week was a momentous one in the sports world, with the culmination of two seasons coming on back-to-back days...

    Garrett Baker Written by Garrett Baker about 3 months ago 18,385 reads 9 comments

  25. Most Fearsome Papa (and Mama) Bears in Sports

    If there's one thing America has learned this NBA season, it's to not mess with Draymond Green's mom. Many parents of athletes are involved—attending games, providing support and just generally acting as their children's biggest fans...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 15,658 reads 18 comments