1. Maria Kirilenko Comments on Canceling Engagement with Alex Ovechkin

    Women's tennis standout Maria Kirilenko called off her engagement to Washington Capitals superstar Alex Ovechkin, and she spoke publicly about canceling it for the first time on Monday...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 months ago 18,773 reads 9 comments

  2. Football Players Who Can Dunk Like a Boss

    Although I would like to think that I've been blessed with a few gifts, one thing that I definitely wasn't fortunate enough to have was height. Standing just 5'9" probably has its benefits, but one of them is not easily dunking a basketball...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 3 months ago 20,453 reads 7 comments

  3. Sports' Hierarchy of Needs: What Motivates Every Athlete

    Psychologist Abraham Maslow is famous for describing humans' simple motivation system, which he called Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs . It describes what motivates each person moving through life's ups and downs...

    Jacob Kornhauser Written by Jacob Kornhauser about 3 months ago 524 reads 0 comments

  4. T.J. Oshie Learns That Golf Can Be a Much Crueler Game Than Hockey in Some Ways

    St. Louis Blues right winger and American Sochi Olympic hero T.J. Oshie probably felt like Happy Gilmore when he struggled with his putter at the American Century Championship...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 3 months ago 38,352 reads 15 comments

  5. Top 10 Most Hilarious Sports Sketches Ever

    Watching sports is great. Making fun of sports can be even greater . It seems that for as long as the laugh has been in existence, which has been a very, very long time, sports ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 3 months ago 96,868 reads 38 comments

  6. Weird Al's 'Sports Song' Lets You Know That Your Team Sucks and His Doesn't

    Nobody can tell you your team sucks the way "Weird Al" Yankovic can. In his new Mandatory Fun album, Weird Al makes sure you know that his team is better than yours with "Sports Song...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 3 months ago 16,830 reads 17 comments

  7. Ranking the Top 10 Sports Marriage Proposals

    There's nothing quite like wedding season. But before all of the "I do's" and "till death do you parts" comes the one thing that every girl hopes for and every guy sweats: the marriage proposal...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 3 months ago 11,136 reads 6 comments

  8. More Athletes Who Need to Stop Hanging with Justin Bieber

    Hey, Justin Bieber is an international pop star, and international pop stars often rub elbows with other celebrities...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 months ago 94,932 reads 85 comments

  9. Sports Moments That We Wish Happened Every Year

    Even on their worst day, sports are pretty awesome. What (or who) else manages to thrill and surprise us each and every year with many of the same characters but almost always with ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 months ago 42,942 reads 50 comments

  10. Cry-O-Meter: Which Sport Has the Most Sensitive Athletes?

    Professional athletes are sometimes seen as rough, tough and emotional walls of stone—but they can be sensitive too...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 23,275 reads 44 comments

  11. ESPY 2014 Winners: Full Results and Biggest Snubs from Annual Event

    Although the ESPY Awards are not usually debated as much as other events, there were quite a few mistakes when it came to the winners. On the positive side, the ceremony featured a number of memorable moments...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 436 reads 0 comments

  12. Little Giants 20 Year Anniversary: Where Are They Now?

    It has now been 20 years since The Annexation of Puerto Rico made Danny O'Shea (Rick Moranis) and a band of misfit kids the heroes of Urbania in the beloved sports film Little Giants ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 3 months ago 99,733 reads 13 comments

  13. ESPY Awards 2014: Full Results and Top Moments from Wednesday Night

    The ESPYS rightfully take the time each year to put the spotlight on those things that transcend sports...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 months ago 377 reads 0 comments

  14. ESPYs 2014: Most Deserving Award Winners and Biggest Snubs from Results

    On the most boring sports day on the American calendar, ESPN graciously gave us the ESPY Awards, honoring the best athletes, teams and achievements of the past year on Wednesday night...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 648 reads 0 comments

  15. LeBron James Passes Michael Jordan as America's Favorite Athlete in Harris Poll

    LeBron James has finally passed Michael Jordan—at least when it comes to being the most popular sports figure in the United States...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 334,816 reads 325 comments

  16. ESPY 2014 Winners: Full Award Results and Most Surprising Outcomes

    The ESPYs may not be the most prestigious awards for athletes, but in terms of concentrated star power, no event can match the annual midsummer showcase...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 3 months ago 2,757 reads 0 comments

  17. ESPY Awards 2014: Complete Results and Biggest Snubs

    The 2014 ESPY Awards have come and gone, and with the showcase's final results comes plenty of debate. Surely, every award winner was well deserving—they wouldn't have been ...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 3 months ago 5,461 reads 0 comments

  18. Sports Moments Guaranteed to Get You Misty-Eyed

    We all know the famous quote from the movie A League of Their Own saying, " There's no crying in baseball, " but does that mean that there's really no crying in sports? As players and fans have shown time and time before, that's not the case...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 3 months ago 19,172 reads 12 comments

  19. NBA's In-Season Tournament Idea Is So Good, Other Leagues Should Try It Too

    Adam Silver sure knows how to win an offseason. From the NBA's handling of the Donald Sterling situation to the insane World Cup-rivaling frenzy surrounding NBA free agency, to ...

    Dan Levy Written by Dan Levy about 3 months ago 89,059 reads 294 comments

  20. ESPY Awards 2014: Full List of Winners and Results from Annual ESPN Event

    The ESPY Awards have become a rich tradition in sports, but several moments over the course of the evening were much bigger than any game. Whether it was St...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 3 months ago 12,961 reads 1 comments

  21. 25 Preseason Friendlies You Need to Watch and Why

    Pre -season has begun with clubs preparing their tactics and squads for the new campaign. Friendlies present managers with the opportunity to test out new systems and new players they may have bought during the summer...

    Crippy Cooke Written by Crippy Cooke about 3 months ago 159 reads 0 comments

  22. ESPY Awards 2014 Results: Surprise Winners and Biggest Snubs from Ceremony

    "The ESPY award was given to the wrong person." There's a phrase, or something very similar, that sports fans around the globe are sure to hear quite a bit on the radio and throughout ...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 months ago 1,220 reads 1 comments

  23. You Won't Believe These Athletes Are the Same Age

    Looks can be deceiving. On his 19th birthday, future No. 1 overall pick Greg Oden already looked far older than many men will ever look in their lifetime...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 3 months ago 206,218 reads 49 comments

  24. ESPY Awards 2014 Results: Highlighting Underrated Winners from Wednesday Night

    Every ESPY award carries great clout. The annual event is a massive undertaking each year, spanning all sports around the globe in a way that both acts as a great recap of the prior year's events and sheds light on feats both big and small...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 months ago 3,092 reads 0 comments

  25. Drake Performs 'Honorable Mention,' 'Side Pieces' at the 2014 ESPYS

    Recording artist and shameless bandwagon sports fan Drake was in his element as the host of the 2014 ESPYS. In addition to MCing the ESPN awards show, Drake also busted out a pair of original songs that were, well, interesting...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 3 months ago 98,378 reads 124 comments