1. What If LeBron Never Left Cleveland?

    When LeBron James decided to take his talents to South Beach in 2010, the NBA changed forever. The Heat instantly became the team to beat in the Eastern Conference, and James instantly became the arch-enemy of nearly every basketball fan in the world..

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 2 months ago 5,093 reads 17 comments

  2. Treat Yo Self: Athlete Edition

    Spa treatments and salons are generally associated with the fairer sex. And for those men who suck it up and awkwardly peruse back issues of Cosmopolitan while waiting patiently ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 10,637 reads 10 comments

  3. 20 Tweets Sports Figures Immediately Regretted

    Here is a story about an athlete: Player X posts a tweet, immediately regrets said tweet, deletes tweet and, finally, deals with out-of-proportion media backlash anyway...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 51,750 reads 33 comments

  4. Sports Fans Who Get a Bad Rap

    Being a sports fan isn’t always easy. On top of coping with annual heartache from your favorite teams, dealing with opposing fans who can’t help but bash you for your allegiances happens nearly every single day...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 33,678 reads 73 comments

  5. 10 Athletes Who Get Unjustified Hate

    Everything's a lot more fun with a great villain. How much would we care about Batman if the Joker wasn't around? Who would read the Superman comics if there was no threat of Lex ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 2 months ago 49,313 reads 145 comments

  6. Most Dramatic Moments of the Week

    The past week in sports has been one of the best in a long time. In the US, two champions were named. Meanwhile, the world was fixated on some games down in Brazil...

    Garrett Baker Written by Garrett Baker about 2 months ago 24,364 reads 4 comments

  7. Real Fan or Bandwagon Fan: Celebrity Edition

    Welcome to a brand-new edition of "real fan or bandwagon fan," where we take an intricate look at celebrities and figure out whether they really support their favorite team or if they're just in it for the publicity...

    Giancarlo King Written by Giancarlo King about 2 months ago 37,702 reads 62 comments

  8. Lies Athletes Tell

    "Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom," Thomas Jefferson once said . "I didn't bet on baseball," Pete Rose once said...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 2 months ago 137,784 reads 45 comments

  9. Sports Teams That Got Old Quickly

    In sports, nothing lasts forever, so remember to enjoy the good times while they last, because soon they'll all be gone...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 5,474 reads 6 comments

  10. For the Win: The Coolest Stuff of the Week

    "U-S-A! U-S-A! [smacks "Take a Penny" tray onto floor] Take that , commie coins!" Oh, sorry. I'm still reveling in American futbol excellence, which, for the moment, is second to none in my delusional, glory-drunk mind...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 2 months ago 28,486 reads 12 comments

  11. The Top 20 Selling Jerseys in All of Sports

    One thing that every single sports fan needs is a jersey of their favorite team. Whether it's authentic, a replica or it was bought off the sale rack, the only rule is that it can't be of a player who no longer plays for that particular team anymore...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 21,773 reads 25 comments

  12. Throwback Thursday Series: Hall of Fame Athlete Edition

    Throwback Thursday is a social media gift that gives us a weekly excuse to get knee-deep in nostalgia, one of the biggest moneymakers in sports today...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 54,336 reads 7 comments

  13. Athletes Who Don't Pay Their Bets

    We've all been there: You're absolutely positive your favorite team is going to win, but your buddy is convinced of the opposite, so you bet your eyebrows or your salary or your children on a victory, certain you'll get the last laugh...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 2 months ago 48,653 reads 38 comments

  14. Big Athletes with Little Dogs

    When disproportionately sized things are paired with each other, it's a spectacle — a spectacle that runs the gamut from alarming to hilarious...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 31,590 reads 15 comments

  15. Craziest Bat Flips of All Time

    Over the hundreds of years of baseball, there have been plenty of players who have had a unique celebration after connecting on an absolute bomb...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 3,232 reads 2 comments

  16. USA vs. Ghana: Major Takeaways from US Win and Whether or Not They'll Continue

    The U.S. men's soccer team defeated Ghana 2-1 Monday night, thanks to the forehead of backup defender John Brooks in the 86th minute...

    Jeff Yoder Written by Jeff Yoder about 2 months ago 481 reads 1 comments

  17. Worst Questions Ever Asked at a Sports Press Conference

    Sometimes you have to feel bad for athletes, particularly when they are forced to answer terrible questions at press conferences—questions about snake venom or strip clubs, for example...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 56,073 reads 23 comments

  18. 15 Young Players Whose Transfer Value Will Skyrocket at 2014 World Cup

    For young players featuring in a World Cup tournament, putting in a small handful of good performances can see their value and interest from suitors shoot up once the competition has come to an end...

    Crippy Cooke Written by Crippy Cooke about 2 months ago 22,235 reads 32 comments

  19. Redskins' DeSean Jackson Trolls LeBron James on Instagram

    Washington Redskins wide receiver DeSean Jackson prefers Kobe Bryant to LeBron James, apparently. While the reasoning is unclear, Jackson posted a photo of James asking to ...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 2 months ago 320,757 reads 741 comments

  20. XI Social Media Superstars

    In the real world, players become superstars due to incredible on-field performances that are often paired with captivating or admirable off-field personalities. In the thrilling parallel universe that is social media, however, everything changes...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 2 months ago 12,310 reads 8 comments

  21. 10 Most Loyal Athletes of the Modern Sports Era

    Finding an athlete who has been with his first and only professional team is a rarity these days. Players jump from city to city in search of bigger dollars and brighter lights while others are victims of strategy and salary cap...

    Micky Shaked Written by Micky Shaked about 2 months ago 16,072 reads 100 comments

  22. Athletes Who Almost Played Another Sport

    To become a professional athlete, one must have skill, dedication and a little bit of luck. And while us fans marvel at the things that our favorite players do every single night, some of these guys are even better than what they display each game...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 months ago 32,518 reads 30 comments

  23. The Biggest Issues the San Francisco Giants Must Address at the Trade Deadline

    The San Francisco Giants have fallen on tough times in the past week, losing six of their last seven games. Fortunately for the Giants, they had built a sizable lead in the NL West and are still ahead of the Los Angeles Dodgers by six games...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 2 months ago 3,857 reads 18 comments

  24. Sports Movie Quote or Real Life?

    The NBA season is over. The baseball season is getting into the thick of the boring part. Football still seems years away...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 2 months ago 117 reads 6 comments

  25. 25 Jobs Jose Canseco Thinks He Can Do

    In case you haven’t already heard, proudly juiced-up, retired slugger Jose Canseco is a pretty interesting follow on the Twitter. No filter, no sense and absolutely no self-awareness is a tried-and-true recipe for accidental comedy...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 months ago 11,114 reads 16 comments