1. 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 14,743 reads 21 comments

  2. 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

  3. 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 4,994 reads 5 comments

  4. 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 14,538 reads 8 comments

  5. 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 18,789 reads 11 comments

  6. 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 40,578 reads 210 comments

  7. 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 75,601 reads 160 comments

  8. 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 15,715 reads 34 comments

  9. 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 11,283 reads 27 comments

  10. 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

  11. 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 11,744 reads 10 comments

  12. 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 6,651 reads 2 comments

  13. 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 12,217 reads 11 comments

  14. Celebrity Wannabe Athletes Who Actually Got Game

    Who knew Win Butler was good at basketball? The following celebrities are "wannabes" in the sense that they're around sports a lot. Here, "wannabe" is used in a positive context, since these stars can actually play...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 38,826 reads 29 comments

  15. Iowa AD Gary Barta Receives Contract Extension: Latest Details and Reaction

    With the Iowa Hawkeyes enjoying success on the gridiron and hardwood, the school decided to reward athletic director Gary Barta last month. According to a Wednesday report by Luke Meredith and Ryan J...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 1,769 reads 4 comments

  16. 10 Top Sports Shows on the Air Right Now

    We live in a world of content. Consumption avenues like the Internet, television, radio, podcasts and more have allowed sports fans to bathe themselves in the clutches of media. Sadly, not all content is created equal...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 4 months ago 9,714 reads 44 comments

  17. The 10 All-World Defensive Performances So Far This Decade

    Defense wins championships. The reason this sports adage is repeated so often is because it is true. It doesn't matter if it's football, baseball, basketball, hockey, soccer, lacrosse or volleyball...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 4 months ago 9,843 reads 17 comments

  18. 10 Times Sports Stars Made 'Business Decisions' During Games

    No one, especially not professional athletes, wants to be embarrassed. However, even the biggest superstars find themselves in positions where they're forced to make a business decision ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 40,885 reads 72 comments

  19. 10 Voices of Reason in This Crazy Sports World

    The world of sports is a world full of opinions, debates and hot takes. The constant chatter can be deafening. Fear not, there are voices of reason amid the chaos...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 6,971 reads 3 comments

  20. Westminster Dog Show 2016 Results: Best of Breed Winners and Day 2 Recap

    Tuesday evening's highly anticipated conclusion to the 2016 Westminster Dog Show unfolded at Madison Square Garden in New York City, where the competitions finished and the all-important Best in Show distinction was awarded...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 4 months ago 10,122 reads 0 comments

  21. Josh Whitman Named Illinois AD: Latest Details, Reaction

    The University of Illinois has named former football player Josh Whitman its next athletic director. Whitman officially announced the news on Wednesday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 months ago 6,069 reads 5 comments

  22. 10 Celebrities Who Turn Sports Stars into Giddy Fans

    It's easy to get caught up in the glitz and glamour that goes along with being a professional sports star. Endorsement deals, dollar signs and opulent lifestyles can be hard to downplay...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 5 months ago 7,749 reads 4 comments

  23. Major Sports Records That Could Fall Soon

    Peyton Manning just became the first NFL quarterback to 200 wins, and Brett Favre's 199 could get some company in the "broken records club" in the near future...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 5 months ago 13,097 reads 6 comments

  24. 2016 Westminster Dog Show: Day 2 TV Coverage and Live Stream Schedule

    After an exciting first day at the 2016 Westminster Dog Show, the world will find out Tuesday which dog will be named Best in Show...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 5 months ago 11,783 reads 1 comments

  25. Westminster Dog Show 2016 Results: Best of Breed Winners and Monday Recap

    The Grammys may have commanded most of the pop culture attention Monday, but for canine aficionados, the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show took no backseat. The 140th annual two-day event opened Monday in New York City...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 5 months ago 12,386 reads 0 comments