1. 12 Ways to Fix Tired Sports Traditions

    Sports traditions are great, but a few of them are getting a bit tired. That is not meant to disrespect the great traditions of our great games. Certainly some things are carried out not because they make logical sense, but because they are tradition...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 20,951 reads 53 comments

  2. Game-Changers: Legendary Stars Who Transformed Sports

    While it’s one thing to play a game, it’s another thing entirely to change it. With the requisite talent and right timing, however, certain stars managed to transform the sports they played...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 4 months ago 35,448 reads 43 comments

  3. 15 Random Things Alex Rodriguez Has Been Up to

    Since his suspension for PEDs took him out of baseball for the entire 2014 season, Alex Rodriguez ’s name has been thrown around a lot less...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 24,884 reads 15 comments

  4. Asian Games 2014: Latest Medal Count, Top Results and More

    The 2014 Asian Games have lived up to the lofty expectations, and Day 13 of the 17th edition of the event helped close out several of the most intriguing events on the schedule...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 4 months ago 377 reads 0 comments

  5. No. 9 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Chicago

    How much does where you live matter as a sports fan? The short answer is: It depends. If you're an Alabama football fan, there's no better place to live than Tuscaloosa. If you're a Boston Red Sox fan, there's no worse place to live than New York City.

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 19,406 reads 104 comments

  6. Sports Stars Posing for Old School Portraits #TBT

    The whole of social media has really embraced Throwback Thursday. Each week, feeds on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are awash with photos that are high on nostalgia and low on clarity...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 4 months ago 13,561 reads 8 comments

  7. Most Ridiculous Sports Memorabilia on eBay

    Sports fans are some of the most famous when it comes to not only showing off memorabilia of their favorite teams and players, but then holding onto and, eventually, selling it for other memorabilia...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 18,143 reads 11 comments

  8. Sports Couples We'd Totally Hang Out With

    Sports fans are usually defined by the crowd rather than by the individual. As in one screaming face in a sea of screaming faces or one tiny—but crucial—cog in "the wave...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 4 months ago 22,362 reads 9 comments

  9. Fine-Wine Athletes: Stars Who Improved with Age

    It’s hard to say exactly how but, like fine wines, some athletes actually improve with age. While a majority of even the brightest stars in sports eventually hit a wall, guys ...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 4 months ago 16,823 reads 35 comments

  10. Must-See Sports Movies You've Never Heard of

    Sports movies never get old. We know all about the classics: The Sandlot , Hoosiers and The Mighty Ducks come to mind. Those movies are quoted, talked about and remembered for they way they entertained us...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 4 months ago 13,184 reads 9 comments

  11. Sports Stars Who Had to Wait Their Turn

    Let's be honest here—people are super impatient. Whether that means waiting to hear back from buddies about where to watch the game or checking to see how many people liked a picture from the front row, we all want everything right now...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 15,621 reads 9 comments

  12. Ranking the 5 Most Surprising Seasons in Pittsburgh Basketball History

    One of the trademarks of the Jamie Dixon era in Pittsburgh has been, for all the unmet expectations of fans, the Panthers have exceeded just as many expectations under his watch...

    Matt Popchock Written by Matt Popchock about 4 months ago 406 reads 0 comments

  13. Celebrities Blamed for Ruining Athletes

    Since there have been famous athletes and celebrities, famous athletes have been dating celebrities—Joe DiMaggio and Marilyn Monroe were perhaps the most famous historical example...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 42,919 reads 15 comments

  14. Pairing the NBA's Biggest Stars with Their NFL Counterparts

    Basketball season is finally within reach. After about four months of experiencing hoops withdrawals, fans will at long last be able to see their favorite teams and players take the court in late October...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 months ago 19,514 reads 74 comments

  15. Best Proposals in Sports History

    When proposing marriage to a dear loved one, grand gestures and the element of surprise both help for receiving an affirmative reply and providing a great story to tell the grandkids...

    Sean Hojnacki Written by Sean Hojnacki about 4 months ago 7,963 reads 3 comments

  16. Athletes Who Shaved and Freaked Everyone out

    Like most people who can appreciate a great piece of facial hair, it's always entertaining to see some of the man bushes some athletes grow. Take Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth , for instance...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 83,614 reads 26 comments

  17. Steve Ballmer Named Richest Owner in American Team Sports by Forbes

    Steve Ballmer might be new to owning a professional sports team, but he is already at the top of the list in one category: net worth. Kerry A...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 months ago 294,670 reads 45 comments

  18. No. 10 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Indianapolis

    How much does where you live matter as a sports fan? The short answer is: It depends. If you're an Alabama football fan, there's no better place to live than Tuscaloosa. If you're a Red Sox fan, there's no worse place to live than New York City...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 4 months ago 8,477 reads 17 comments

  19. Powerhouse High Schools That Keep Making Pros

    Whether it’s the result of location, coaching, luck, all of the above or something else entirely, certain high schools simply have a knack for producing professional athletes...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 4 months ago 45,957 reads 34 comments

  20. Crazy Sports Streaks That You Had No Idea About

    Cal Ripken Jr.'s consecutive games played streak. The Boston Celtics' eight straight NBA championships. UConn women's hoops' 90-game win streak. These are all great examples of what makes sports so incredible—feats of great significance...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 32,801 reads 12 comments

  21. Athletes Who Should've Taken the Money

    Sometimes in professional sports, it's just better to take the money instead of overthinking it. Over the years, we've seen athletes turn down lucrative deals for a whole host of reasons...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 4 months ago 42,421 reads 11 comments

  22. The Top 10 Sports-Themed Video Games of 2014

    Now that we've removed ourselves from a grueling summer filled with watching baseball and soaking up rays on the beach, sports enthusiasts have been rewarded with their favorite season of all: video game season...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 4 months ago 58,536 reads 28 comments

  23. Hall of Fame or Not: Are These Superstars in or Out?

    While no athlete openly plays for the Hall of Fame, it's an honor that only the very best in a sport achieve...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 51,413 reads 65 comments

  24. Athletes Who Really Love Superheroes

    From the big boys, Marvel and DC, on down to the small and independent publishers, it's no exaggeration to say comic books are enjoying a solid start to the 21st century...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 4 months ago 19,969 reads 10 comments

  25. 10 Reasons You Can Still Hate Derek Jeter

    Now don't get me wrong: I have the utmost respect for New York Yankees legendary shortstop Derek Jeter. This is not a trolling piece. But that doesn't mean the way people admire him—Yanks fans in general—is always well-deserved...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 30,005 reads 75 comments