1. The Funniest Athlete Temper Tantrums

    Touchdowns and home runs are fun, but nothing grabs a sports fan's undivided attention like a total on-field meltdown. There's just something about the theatrical temper tantrums of pampered millionaires that is objectively hilarious...

    Sean Evans Written by Sean Evans about 3 months ago 29,488 reads 14 comments

  2. Sports Mascots Terrifying Little Kids

    Confession: I once punched my mom in the face at a costume shop. I was seven years old, and she had taken me to look for a Halloween outfit...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 3 months ago 11,841 reads 5 comments

  3. Dumbest Athlete Arrests Ever

    Athletes often do a lot of really smart things. Like say things like this when they are faced with questions they don't really want to answer. That's legit. Athletes also often do a lot of really not-so-smart things...

    Jessica Marie Written by Jessica Marie about 3 months ago 140,219 reads 53 comments

  4. Report: Michelle Beadle to Leave NBC Sports and Return to ESPN

    According to reports, Michelle Beadle is set to return to ESPN just two years after leaving the network. USA Today 's The Big Lead's Jason McIntyre reported in September that ...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 3 months ago 66,178 reads 114 comments

  5. Predicting the Next Terrible Sports Meme

    A new year is here and that means one thing: The great cycle of sports memes begins anew. What will be the best sports gags this year? We'll have to wait and find out—but in the meantime we can guess as to what the gimmicky ones will look like...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 3 months ago 17,534 reads 6 comments

  6. 20 Hilarious Sports Incidents That Were Totally Worth the Fine

    There are a lot of things players get fined for that draw the well-earned consternation of fans. Ill-timed penalties that extend game-winning drives, technical fouls that get a player ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 months ago 72,741 reads 25 comments

  7. Captain America Schools Ballers on Basketball Court

    Spider-Man took a break, but Captain America was prepared to take over on the court. AND1 baller Grayson “The Professor” Boucher came up with the awesome "Spider-Man Basketball" videos ...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 3 months ago 8,923 reads 5 comments

  8. Breakout College Basketball Seniors Emerging onto NBA Draft Radar

    Not everyone can be a one-and-done prospect. Sometimes, it takes four years for a player to find his game and ultimately generate NBA attention...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 months ago 7,753 reads 4 comments

  9. Hilariously Dumb Sports Brainfarts

    Please know that a great many egos were destroyed to bring you this article. Far from the thrill of victory and right before one gets to suffer the agony of defeat lays a land of utter misery we fans actually get to enjoy...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 3 months ago 45,014 reads 3 comments

  10. Breaking Down What Otto Porter Must Do to Jumpstart Washington Wizards Career

    It's been a rough go early on for Washington Wizards ' rookie Otto Porter, who's struggled to make an impact following some offseason and preseason health issues. Welcome to the club...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 months ago 6,837 reads 16 comments

  11. Athletes the Internet Loves Way Too Much

    Everyone wants to be the most popular kid in school—what late-20s dude didn't idolize Zack Morris growing up? Problem is, there can only be one true big man on campus, and the rest of us are seemingly just trying to keep up...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 3 months ago 130,490 reads 6 comments

  12. Cleveland Cavaliers Should Send Anthony Bennett to D-League

    This has to be the most preposterous story line of the 2013-14 NBA season. Cleveland Cavaliers ' rookie Anthony Bennett has been painfully awful through roughly two months of ...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 months ago 12,960 reads 57 comments

  13. NBA Draft Expert's Notebook: Depth of Draft, Not Star Power, Real Story of 2014

    When we look back at the 2014 NBA draft class 20 years from now, it might not be the Hall of Fame group it was initially cracked up to be...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 months ago 23,766 reads 82 comments

  14. Joel Embiid Flashing Dominance Worthy Of No. 1 Overall 2014 NBA Draft Pick

    Pure dominance. That's the level of impact that Kansas freshman Joel Embiid has been making lately. He's completely taking over games—even without getting many offensive touches...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 months ago 27,849 reads 81 comments

  15. 5 Keys to Victory for No. 22 Pittsburgh at No. 2 Syracuse Saturday

    The best thing that can happen to No. 22 Pittsburgh (4-0, 16-1) on Saturday afternoon is further vindication of its spot in the AP poll, which it earned with wins over N.C. State, Maryland and Wake Forest during its ACC honeymoon...

    Matt Popchock Written by Matt Popchock about 3 months ago 221 reads 4 comments

  16. 50 Things That Terrify Athletes

    Many athletes, whether they play at the college or professional level, are automatically assumed to be tough guys. And, more often than not, they probably are to some extent—some to a further extent than others...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 months ago 97,415 reads 44 comments

  17. Seattle Mariners and San Francisco Giants Make Bets on Seahawks-49ers Game

    The San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks will be playing each other in the NFC Conference Championship this weekend, so the local MLB teams decided to get in on the fun with a little wager...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 3 months ago 11,638 reads 13 comments

  18. This Week in Annoying: The Worst in Sports Right Now

    It's so hot at the Australian Open that you can gently warm an egg. Granted, that doesn't sound like a whole heck of a lot, but trust us. It's very warm out there, and they have fans showing up to prove it with their culinary skills...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 3 months ago 1,229 reads 1 comments

  19. How to Get Kicked out of Sporting Events

    You're ready to exit the stadium—but which route do you take? Do you leave in the back of a cop car? Would you prefer to be dragged through the concourse by two strong and ...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 3 months ago 6,054 reads 3 comments

  20. 25 Sports Fan Pet Peeves

    Hey you, down in front, "Shaddup!" Whether it be high ticket prices, fans who decide their Eric Gagne Dodgers jersey they are wearing doesn't need to be retired or the BCS, there is hardly a dearth of things that annoy sports fans...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 3 months ago 18,732 reads 36 comments

  21. The Most Painful Cheap Shots in Sports

    Rules are the reason why most sports maintain some sense of decency and decorum. Without rules, all sports—from football to pickleball—would descend into anarchy...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 months ago 11,212 reads 16 comments

  22. Enjoy Video of Matt Leinart and Luke Walton's Scrappy Rec Basketball Team

    Spoiler alert: Luke Walton and Matt Leinart lost their recreational basketball league game. We sure hope you didn't have this baby stored on DVR...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 3 months ago 41,818 reads 13 comments

  23. Athlete Rappers Who Don't Suck

    Last week, Swagger ranked athlete rappers from worst to worstest . The defense of John Cena was so impassioned that we had to do a follow up...

    Sean Evans Written by Sean Evans about 3 months ago 28,815 reads 43 comments

  24. The Best Unwritten Rules in Sports

    There are a many rules in sports. A lot of them are really dumb. For example, the delay of game rule in hockey. Dumb rule. The you-can't-push-your-own-player-forward-on-special teams rule...

    Jessica Marie Written by Jessica Marie about 3 months ago 36,279 reads 41 comments

  25. 30 Deleted Sports Tweets You Were Never Supposed to See

    Think before you tweet. It seems like such a simple and easy to follow warning on the surface, but for some reason…isn’t. These days there are are far too many people who, for whatever reason, are unable to comprehend basic instructions...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 months ago 214,567 reads 61 comments