1. Recent Ill-Advised Mascot Choices

    Sometimes you've got to wonder what sports teams were thinking about when they chose particular mascots...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 15,283 reads 25 comments

  2. Most Ruthless Post-Breakup Smack Talk in Sports

    There exists an absurd number of instances of post-breakup smack talking in sports. From Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert's open letter to a tell-all book from Tiger Woods' former caddie, it hasn't been pretty...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 29,521 reads 24 comments

  3. Phil Knight Named Richest Person in Sports by Forbes

    Nike chairman Phil Knight is the richest person is sports based on the latest Forbes rankings of the world's billionaires. The outlet lists Knight at No. 24 in the world with an estimated net worth of $24...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 months ago 47,073 reads 51 comments

  4. Erin Andrews Testifies in Lawsuit Against Stalker

    Fox Sports broadcaster Erin Andrews took the stand Monday to provide testimony in her $75 million stalker lawsuit. Chris Spargo reported on Andrews' emotional testimony for the Daily Mail ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 4 months ago 79,409 reads 0 comments

  5. Rico Gathers, Baylor Basketball Player, Reportedly to Play Football Next Season

    Baylor Bears power forward Rico Gathers will reportedly play football for the school next season, per John McClain of the Houston Chronicle . Gathers, a senior basketball player, still has one year of eligibility left to play another sport...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 4 months ago 5,260 reads 12 comments

  6. David Benedict Named UConn Athletic Director: Contract Details and Reaction

    The University of Connecticut announced it had hired David Benedict as its new athletics director on Monday. Benedict comes over from Auburn University after serving as its chief o perating officer...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 4 months ago 4,775 reads 9 comments

  7. 10 Recent Sports Tantrums: Justified or Not?

    Was Cam Newton justified in walking out of his Super Bowl 50 postgame press conference? That is the million-dollar question, isn't it? Sports figures, like anyone, can let their emotions get the best of them...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 18,826 reads 41 comments

  8. Athletes You Should Know This Spring

    After surviving the cold winter, the short days and football-less month of February, sports fans have a few things that should really be exciting—spring! That's right, as March ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 10,082 reads 9 comments

  9. NCAA Will Conduct Survey About Time Demands for College Athletes

    The NCAA will reportedly distribute a survey to every current Division I athlete and compile feedback regarding time demands as the organization prepares to enact legislative changes in the fall, according to ESPN...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 4,313 reads 11 comments

  10. The Most Random Athletes Mentioned in Rap Songs

    If there's one thing that'd be awesome about being a pro athlete—well, other than the fortune, fame and shot to play a sport for a living—it'd be hearing my name be called out in a hip hop song...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 98,134 reads 138 comments

  11. 10 Teams That Could Be on Their Way out of Town

    As the St. Louis Rams become the Los Angeles Rams, sports fans are left to wonder: What other teams are poised for relocation? Will the San Diego Chargers take that deal to join the ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 14,964 reads 26 comments

  12. 15 New Sports Trends That Are Already Getting Tired

    The dab is pretty much over right? The crying Jordan meme and hoverboards may have worn out their welcome, too. New trends emerge in sports and pop culture all the time...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 96,939 reads 106 comments

  13. 10 Recent Embarrassing Sports Letdowns

    Sports, like other facets of life, can let us down from time to time. It's no different than when you're a youngster hoping to receive a certain gift for Christmas, only to be disappointed when there is no Red Ryder BB Gun to be opened...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 4 months ago 14,734 reads 21 comments

  14. University of Tennessee Releases Statement on Amended Sexual Assault Lawsuit

    The University of Tennessee released a statement through attorney Bill Ramsey on Wednesday asserting the school "acted properly in the matters at issue," according to the Tennessean 's Anita Wadhwani and Nate Rau ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 10,705 reads 92 comments

  15. Tom Benson's Mental Competency Upheld by Appeals Court: Details and Reaction

    Tom Benson, owner of the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans, had his mental competency decision upheld in appeals court on Wednesday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 4,993 reads 5 comments

  16. 10 Times Sports Social Media Made the World Hilariously Better

    Forget your personal opinions on social media for a second, guys, because there's no denying that places like Twitter and Instagram make sports a hell of a lot more entertaining...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 14,528 reads 8 comments

  17. 10 Greatest Threats to the Sports Status Quo

    The sports world is constantly evolving. Changes to rules, personalities and trends tend to shake things up on a regular basis—some more than others. The following 10 items pose the greatest threats to the status quo in sports...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 18,782 reads 11 comments

  18. The 15 Greatest Players in Chicago Sports History

    As a city, Chicago has helped shape the landscape of sports. Championship wins, Hall of Fame talent and all-time legends of their crafts have assembled in the "Windy City...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 4 months ago 40,576 reads 210 comments

  19. 15 Juiciest New Sports Fan Theories

    Throughout sports history, there have been plenty of conspiracy theories —fixed games, bloody socks, frozen envelopes, you name it. That said, fans appear to be no less creatively suspicious as time goes on...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 75,578 reads 160 comments

  20. 12 Athletes Fans Are Always Defending

    As fans, we love our superstars. There's no doubt about that, as we'll spend hundreds and even thousands of dollars in order to see them play or wear their merchandise. So when someone talks bad about them, we're quick to defend them...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 15,677 reads 34 comments

  21. The Best Sports Stars Who Are on Really Awful Teams

    Individual talent doesn't always equate to championships. Players can spend an eternity stuck on bad teams. For the lucky few who escape this version of Alcatraz, the grass is always greener on the other side...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 4 months ago 11,266 reads 27 comments

  22. South Carolina, Under Armour Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Reaction

    The South Carolina Gamecocks and Under Armour agreed to a 10-year contract that will continue to outfit the school's athletic programs in UA apparel through 2026, the school announced Friday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 5,643 reads 16 comments

  23. 10 Instant Fixes to Broken Sports Events

    With the NBA and NHL All-Star Weekend and the NFL Pro Bowl just passing, it got me thinking what leagues might be able to do to fix these sporting events to make them just a little more entertaining for both fans and players...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 11,741 reads 10 comments

  24. 15 Times Sports Teams Made Awesome In-House Vids

    The Miami Heat set t he in-house team video bar impossibly high with this Martin intro spoof. And as hilarious as that is, the good news is there are other sports teams out there doing equally awesome things with video production...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 6,640 reads 2 comments

  25. Awesome Athlete Celebrations That Wouldn't Be Allowed Today

    Many fans often forget that sports is entertainment. They're supposed to be fun to watch and play. Sometimes, the lines are blurred, and sports are taken far too seriously...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 4 months ago 12,216 reads 11 comments