1. 15 Teams That Were Overlooked and Underrated

    In sports, things don't always seem to go as planned. Just when it's near-certain that one team will annihilate their opponent, players on that squad rally together and somehow find a way to win...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 3 months ago 52,804 reads 36 comments

  2. Inspirational Sports Quotes to Kick off Your Year

    It's a new year—the next 12 months are a veritable blank slate, primed with new goals and new opportunities that will make 2014 jealous, because you and 2015 are super-tight bros who do amazing things together...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 months ago 64,903 reads 10 comments

  3. 12 Coaches Who Are Rock Stars Right Now

    While athletes are the ones who, more often than not, get the most pub, there's no denying that some head coaches have stepped into the spotlight themselves...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 3 months ago 13,560 reads 16 comments

  4. Athletes Nicknames: Earned or Not?

    Whether you're a pro athlete or not, there's a good chance that your friends or family have some sort of nickname for you that came about because of something random...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 3 months ago 24,272 reads 53 comments

  5. 20 Highlight Vids That Will Get You Pumped Up

    Let's all tip our glasses and give three cheers to the year that was 2014. In sports, we saw some amazing stuff go down: the World Cup, the Seattle Seahawks' commanding Super Bowl victory and the arrival of rookies like Odell Beckham Jr...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 3 months ago 24,179 reads 12 comments

  6. Rich Eisen Gives Heartfelt Tribute to Stuart Scott on NFL GameDay on NFL Network

    Legendary ESPN anchor Stuart Scott passed away at the age of 49 on Sunday morning, and athletes and media personalities of all types opened up to honor the longtime analyst. One of the most heartfelt responses came from NFL Network's Rich Eisen ...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 3 months ago 356,806 reads 251 comments

  7. ESPN's Stuart Scott Dies at Age 49 Following Battle with Cancer

    Longtime ESPN broadcaster Stuart Scott died Sunday morning after an extended battle with cancer. He was 49 years old...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 431,401 reads 607 comments

  8. Athletes Hanging Out with Drake

    At this point, it’s been well established that rapper Drake, the former child star of Degrassi: The Next Generation and the Canadian troublemaker responsible for the YOLO craze ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 months ago 19,290 reads 23 comments

  9. Bizarre Sports Stories We Won't Soon Forget

    Some bizarre things happened in sports in the past 12 months. A Heisman Trophy winner starred in a crab leg heist, a giant bear took over the Olympics and a former NBA star befriended a dictator...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 16,621 reads 11 comments

  10. Crazy Lost Sports Bets

    People lose sports bets all the time, but the terms aren’t always so hilarious. Sure, you have athletes wearing rival colors, but that’s sort of boring, am I right? (Unless it’s Stephen A...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 19,749 reads 3 comments

  11. Hilarious Kicking and Punting Fails

    In the sport of football, kicks and punts are most often overlooked but sometimes steal the show. Between the time the ball is snapped and when the play is finally blown dead, kick and punt plays can both amaze and amuse...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 3 months ago 61,230 reads 11 comments

  12. 8 Somewhat Realistic New Year's Resolutions for Fans

    You're not going to change with the new year. That is to say, you're not going to wake up New Year's Day feeling like the universe sprinkled its Olive Garden pepper grinder of awesomeness over your head as you slumbered...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 3 months ago 8,566 reads 11 comments

  13. B/R Combative Sports: Top 25 Wishes for MMA and Boxing for 2015

    With 2015 nearly upon us, it is time to look forward and hope that all the unrealized fights of the past finally see the light and give us the answers we seek...

    Levi Nile Written by Levi Nile about 3 months ago 590 reads 2 comments

  14. Athletes Celebrating New Year's

    New Year's is an easy holiday to celebrate. Whether you truly believe it or not, the new year represents an opportunity to wipe the slate clean and, even if it's just for a moment, have an undefeated record for New Year's resolutions...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 months ago 184,106 reads 94 comments

  15. The Year in Upsets

    No matter who you are, it always seems like the popular choice to cheer for David to slay the mighty Goliath. Unless Goliath happens to be your team, sports fans tend to sway toward hoping a big upset occurs, leaving the sports world shocked...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 3 months ago 18,362 reads 10 comments

  16. The Most Loyal Athletes in Sports

    An old saying holds that there is no honor among thieves, and a capitalist corollary of that would say there is precious little loyalty in professional sports...

    Sean Hojnacki Written by Sean Hojnacki about 3 months ago 6,093 reads 39 comments

  17. The All Beast Mode Team of the Year

    Marshawn Lynch lived up to his beast mode hype in 2014, and so did a few other athletes. What is beast mode? Beast mode is total domination. It is toughness, superhuman strength and unreal athletic ability...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 21,162 reads 27 comments

  18. 12 Teams Happy to See 2014 End

    New Year's is always a time when people are making resolutions and hoping that, what they might regret or have missed out on in the current year, they can change and accomplish in the following 365 days...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 3 months ago 31,134 reads 36 comments

  19. 50 Best Sports Pics of 2014

    Taken literally, a year is a measurement of time—12 months, divided into 365 days, which are broken into 8,760 hours (if you're counting.) But we all know a year is something much more than a way to quantify earth's transit around the sun...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 months ago 96,858 reads 121 comments

  20. The 25 Best Cities to Be a Sports Fan

    Over the last five months, Bleacher Report has taken on an experiment to find the best cities in North America to be a sports fan. First, we removed all bias...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 months ago 71,671 reads 300 comments

  21. Athletes Sticking Up for Each Other

    It's not uncommon to see teammates sticking up for each other in the media. It's not every day that non-teammates publicly defend each other, but it does happen. Teammates are just naturally more likely to stand up for each other (see: T...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 32,204 reads 22 comments

  22. 12 Things in Sports We Were Wrong About in 2014

    As fans, we all want to think we know everything about what's going on in sports. Whether that's making a prediction about how a team will perform, choosing a player as the next ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 3 months ago 19,890 reads 21 comments

  23. Athletes Who Were Great on Social Media in 2014

    2014 wasn’t all fun and games. On second thought, maybe it was. Many of our favorite athletes took to social media this year, and the results were often hilarious...

    Jesse Pantuosco Written by Jesse Pantuosco about 3 months ago 338 reads 0 comments

  24. The Things That No Fan Ever Wants to Hear

    We all know that there is good and bad news, and, when it comes to sports, fans always hope for nothing but the former...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 3 months ago 2,335 reads 0 comments

  25. Sports Lists to Watch for in 2015

    The 2014 year in sports was a wild and unpredictable one. We were introduced to Sochi wolves, Donald Sterling the recorded racist and Robert Griffin the benched “superstar,” among others...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 3 months ago 201 reads 0 comments