1. Brazil vs Croatia: Live Score, Highlights for World Cup 2014 Opening Game

    Brazil lived up to its billing as a favorite to win the World Cup by defeating Croatia 3-1. Neymar found the back of the net twice, the first on an accurate long-range shot and the second on a penalty...

    Ken Chin Written by Ken Chin about 3 months ago 170,238 reads 398 comments

  2. 15 Things You Never Knew About LeBron James

    He's the most polarizing, popular and talked about athlete on the entire planet, but that doesn't necessarily mean we know everything about four-time NBA MVP LeBron James ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 3 months ago 19,071 reads 3 comments

  3. Athletes Who Might Be Weaker Than You

    This one's for all you gym rats and meatheads out there—I know just how much you like showing off how swole (buff) you are. While most of us wonder if our arms are scrawny or not, pro athletes are paid to make sure they're in tip-top shape...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 3 months ago 39,913 reads 38 comments

  4. How to Make a Sports Scandal Worse

    Getting involved in a sports scandal is easy. Once you've got the fame and the prestige, all you need to do is take a few performance-enhancing drugs, put together a quick affair or say something racist and your name will be covering the headlines...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 3 months ago 37,853 reads 29 comments

  5. The Weirdest Things Ever Wagered on Sporting Events

    Betting and sports go together like Bill Belichick and hoodies —but sometimes, instead of just making things interesting, the wagering parties like to makes things very interesting...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 4,207 reads 0 comments

  6. Sergio Ramos' Top 6 Real Madrid Moments

    Sergio Ramos joined Real Madrid as a precocious teenage talent in 2005, and he has since developed into one of the best defenders in the game...

    Rahul Kalvapalle Written by Rahul Kalvapalle about 3 months ago 3,235 reads 10 comments

  7. World Cup Odds 2014: Big-Money Bets, Bold Predictions for Group Stage Fixtures

    The 2014 World Cup gets under way in Brazil on Thursday with the hosts taking on Croatia in Sao Paulo to kick off a month's worth of high quality football...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 3 months ago 8,915 reads 1 comments

  8. 20 Weird Things Twitter Taught Us About Athletes

    Before Twitter turned "verbal diarrhea" from a controllable threat into a full-blown pandemic, social media apps had the well-known capability to turn a perfectly lovely human being into something else entirely...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 months ago 53,674 reads 28 comments

  9. Athletes Who Are Stronger Than They Look

    Here's to the little guys. The ones who stand a full two feet shorter than their teammates. The ones who are too scrawny to bench even the minimum weight at the NBA combine. The ones who are laughed at more often than they're feared...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 3 months ago 24,770 reads 27 comments

  10. Like Kissing Your Sister: The Worst Ties in Sports

    For all of the professional athletes who compete across Captain Planet 's green earth, there may not be anything more unsettling than a tie. Sure a loss stings, but at least one team prevails while the other can learn to move forward...

    Giancarlo King Written by Giancarlo King about 3 months ago 13,228 reads 11 comments

  11. 10 Big Names Who Will Be Making Their World Cup Swansong

    The 2014 World Cup promises to be memorable for a selection of great players who will be playing in the last major international tournaments for their countries...

    Crippy Cooke Written by Crippy Cooke about 3 months ago 2,939 reads 15 comments

  12. Man Who Doesn't Like Sport on TV Will Be Really Unhappy When World Cup Starts

    A sports-hating fan who wrote in to the Metro newspaper this week is set to be very disappointed when the World Cup starts. David from Manchester wrote to the paper to herald ITV 's handling of the French Open final...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 3 months ago 4,667 reads 10 comments

  13. Celebrities Who Should Play Sports

    Sometimes when I'm watching a movie and I notice a particularly athletic actor race across the screen or leap onto a building, I think to myself, "Gee, that guy would make a great outfielder for the Cubs...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 3 months ago 3,354 reads 2 comments

  14. Monica Seles Engaged to Former Buffalo Sabres Owner Tom Golisano

    Former Buffalo Sabres co-owner Tom Golisano announced his engagement to former tennis star and world No. 1 Monica Seles last Thursday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 9,092 reads 0 comments

  15. The Most Eligible Bachelors & Bachelorettes in Sports Right Now

    Like the Miami Heats and Alabama Crimson Tides of the world, eligible bachelors who possess rare talent and are rich because of it, typically steamroll the competition—even if the occasional upset derails their plans...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 months ago 19,352 reads 22 comments

  16. Sports Gifts to Consider This Father's Day

    I don't know about you, but there is absolutely no person who inspires more confusion and panic when you need to buy a gift than my father. And, it's not because he's a jerk or a snob; it's because he's Dad...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 months ago 2,653 reads 0 comments

  17. 100 Most Ridiculous Things Ever Said in Sports

    Sports is a media-driven industry. For the people who work in sports—the athletes, coaches, managers and owners—their job title includes the unofficial designation of "spokesperson...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 months ago 206,967 reads 33 comments

  18. Athletes Who Are Huge Fans of Other Teams

    Kobe Bryant didn ’t grow up cheering for Los Angeles teams. LeBron James isn ’t a rabid fan of all things Miami...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 86,781 reads 64 comments

  19. John Jacobs' 'Eventful' Week Highlighted by Invite to Team USA Football

    John Jacobs III on Saturday was asked the sum up this week in one word. “Eventful,” Jacobs III told Bleacher Report during a telephone interview from Greenville , North Carolina...

    Andre  Johnson Written by Andre Johnson about 3 months ago 1,010 reads 2 comments

  20. Memphis Football Standout Rashad Muhammad Patterning His Game After Bo Jackson

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. —  Rashad Muhammad is only 15 years old. Still, his young age doesn't prevent him from studying the game of football...

    Andre  Johnson Written by Andre Johnson about 3 months ago 283 reads 0 comments

  21. Celebrities Who Suck at Sports

    Sometimes it seems like celebrities just have it all. The money. The fame. The looks. The talent—well, sometimes the talent. Because of this, it's always extremely fun for the rest of us regular folk to watch them fail...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 3 months ago 136,051 reads 37 comments

  22. Team USA Coach Takes Pot Shot at Kobe Bryant with Landon Donovan Analogy

    Jurgen Klinsmann is making more enemies than friends in America these days. First, the German manager came under fire for leaving Landon Donovan, a red-white-and-blue ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 3 months ago 54,403 reads 211 comments

  23. For the Win: The Coolest Stuff of the Week

    Look outside. You see that? That's the world, baby. She's been out there all week, biding her time and waiting for you to finish doing the things you need to do to pay the bills and avoid living in a Mercury Cougar...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 3 months ago 32,230 reads 27 comments

  24. Alternative Careers for Sports' Biggest Stars

    Have you ever wondered what some of your favorite athletes would do for a living if they weren't playing professional sports? It may be difficult to picture some of sports biggest ...

    Giancarlo King Written by Giancarlo King about 3 months ago 45,150 reads 10 comments

  25. Most Dramatic Moments of the Week

    Sports fans were treated to an exciting week, as the past seven days saw both the NBA Finals and Stanley Cup Final begin...

    Garrett Baker Written by Garrett Baker about 3 months ago 14,641 reads 2 comments