1. Real Madrid Try to End Their Atletico Jinx Again

    “We are not obsessed with Atletico ,” said Carlo Ancelotti in his pre -match press conference ahead of the latest Madrid derby, as per UEFA .com’s Marcos Prieto , this time in the Champions League quarter-finals...

    Andy Brassell Written by Andy Brassell about 4 months ago 9,304 reads 61 comments

  2. 20 Best Free-Agency Signings in the Last 10 Years

    Some of the biggest free-agency acquisitions in sports history have drastically altered franchise legacies—the same remained true throughout the last decade with these 20 signings...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 4 months ago 121 reads 0 comments

  3. Signs That a Crushing Loss Will Have Lasting Effects

    When a sports team is stuck in the middle of a serious and long-lasting rut, there is usually a noteworthy and equally depressing sign or two that fans can go back and identify...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 4 months ago 22,244 reads 3 comments

  4. Oregon Runner Celebrates Too Early, Ends Up Losing the Race

    Over the weekend, an Oregon runner learned the hard way that you should never celebrate a victory until you've actually won. The Pepsi Team Invitational featured teams from Oregon, Kentucky and Washington...

    Arman Walia Written by Arman Walia about 4 months ago 177,914 reads 106 comments

  5. Ninja Warrior UK 2015 Results: Recap and Highlights from April 11

    Ninja Warrior burst onto television screens in the United Kingdom this week, with a flurry of competitive and comedic performances to savour for those in attendance at the bespoke obstacle course...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 4 months ago 1,405 reads 0 comments

  6. 14 Fans More Interesting Than the Game

    While we all go to a sporting event to watch the game, there are times when our fellow spectators actually turn into the main event, finding themselves as the talk of the town—and social media—because of something they do...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 34,083 reads 16 comments

  7. President Barack Obama Meets Usain Bolt, Strikes Lightning Pose

    President Obama, meet the world's fastest man. POTUS was in Jamaica recently and linked up with six-time Olympic gold-medalist Usain Bolt . Obama seemed very excited to meet the speedster...

    Arman Walia Written by Arman Walia about 4 months ago 14,224 reads 1 comments

  8. 13 Times Superstars Looked Embarrassingly Mortal

    Stephen Curry accomplished the daunting task of making Chris Paul look utterly average. Paul is definitely not average—he’s a star...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 32,263 reads 37 comments

  9. Most Dramatic Sports Moments of the Week

    This past week was punctuated by the end of March Madness, but there was plenty of action around the world of sports...

    Garrett Baker Written by Garrett Baker about 4 months ago 21,195 reads 28 comments

  10. 10 Forgotten Sports MVPs

    Basketball's MVP race is heating up. As we count down the days until we find out the winner, we decided to go back in time and pay our respects to some of the forgotten Most Valuable Players in all of sports...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 4 months ago 26,217 reads 26 comments

  11. The Best and Worst Sports Impressions

    The art of the celebrity impression is undervalued despite being a relatively rare talent—some people have the capability to do a couple of very good ones, very few people can ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 4 months ago 38,517 reads 17 comments

  12. Sports Fads That Must Be Stopped

    In the enormous, always changing world of sports, new fads tend to come and go every with every passing decade. And though some of the fads are both positive and fun, many of them are mostly regrettable...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 4 months ago 34,496 reads 84 comments

  13. Athletes Who Weren't Worth All the Hype

    Throughout the history of sports, fans have been given a lot of names to digest as "the next best" or "a budding superstar...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 31,865 reads 78 comments

  14. Sports Star or Hollywood Celebrity?

    Is David Beckham a sports star or a celebrity? What about The Rock? The leap from sports to Hollywood isn’t all that far, and in fact, a good number of sports stars have made it over the years...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 15,614 reads 10 comments

  15. Cold Hard Fact for Wednesday, April 8, 2015

    Fact: University of Connecticut women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma joins John Wooden and Phil Jackson as the only coaches in major college or pro sports to win 10 titles...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 4 months ago 9,503 reads 16 comments

  16. 15 Athletes Who Might Have a Future in WWE

    The pairing of celebrities and athletes in the world of professional wrestling isn't anything new. Ever since WWE 's inaugural WrestleMania in 1985 included cameos from Mr...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 4 months ago 58,079 reads 91 comments

  17. 10 Must-Read Sports-Themed Books

    So many of the narratives in sports are fundamentally visual—stories told by plays, opportunities missed and seized—that the art of writing a compelling book about a sport is easy to take for granted...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 4 months ago 22,542 reads 23 comments

  18. Random Sports Stuff That's Cheaper Than a Mayweather-Pacquiao Ticket

    A lot of things in sports come cheaper than a ticket to the long-awaited bout between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 27,492 reads 16 comments

  19. Could This Be Manchester United's 3rd Shirt for Next Season?

    Manchester United could be "Back in Black" next season. New images have emerged on social media which many believe depict a "leaked" rendering of their third shirt for next season...

    Sean Fay Written by Sean Fay about 4 months ago 41,008 reads 114 comments

  20. The Ultimate Sports Fan Taboo List

    It takes more than just pride to be a diehard sports fan. It takes some serious responsibility, too. Much like our favorite teams often preach during years of rebuilding, fans need ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 4 months ago 14,493 reads 27 comments

  21. 15 Major Misconceptions in Sports

    Sports, unlike other spheres of life and society, value myth as much as they do data—certainly, from the viewpoint of most fans...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 4 months ago 38,146 reads 33 comments

  22. 12 Signs You Are No Longer on the Sports A-List

    How do you know if you’re no longer a sports A-lister? Well, if you’ve appeared on reality television or your own team turns against you, it might be time to start worrying...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 32,135 reads 29 comments

  23. The 'Sports Run Your Life' Quiz

    There's no doubt that America loves its sports, though its fans come in a wide range of shapes of sizes. The casual fan is likely the nation's most common...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 4 months ago 40,513 reads 38 comments

  24. 12 Athletes We Totally Underappreciate

    There are many, many underappreciated athletes out there. And of course, whether someone is underappreciated is a matter of opinion. That said, these are 12 examples of athletes whose lack of recognition seems relatively sure...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 24,817 reads 48 comments

  25. Sports Schadenfreude: 15 Times It's OK to Be a Hater

    "Hater" is more of a defense mechanism than a label. Calling critics "haters" is an easy way to avoid accountability and justify bad behavior. This holds true in sports, but with a few caveats...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 4 months ago 12,240 reads 14 comments