1. Pinstripe Bowl 2014: Preview, Predictions for Penn State vs. Boston College

    Penn State will play in its first bowl game since the 2011 postseason as the Nittany Lions (6-6) will face Boston College (7-5) in the Pinstripe Bowl...

    Bob Ferrante Written by Bob Ferrante about 21 days ago 13,466 reads 14 comments

  2. Oklahoma State vs. Oklahoma: Live Score and Highlights from 2014 Bedlam Series

    Oklahoma State 38, Oklahoma State 35—FINAL, OT The Oklahoma State Cowboys defeated the Oklahoma Sooners on Saturday in the Battle of Bedlam. The Cowboys never led until they kicked the game-winning field goal...

    Bryan Manning Written by Bryan Manning about 22 days ago 32,567 reads 15 comments

  3. Sports Figures Who Owned the Internet in 2014

    Whether they came from big games, bad losses, controversies, trades or free-agent moves, like every other year, 2014 has given us fans memories that will last a lifetime...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 22 days ago 15,496 reads 24 comments

  4. Athletes with Snakes

    You've heard the old saying: "Get photographed with a snake; it's like holding a smile." As you very well know, nobody says that. Yet there is no shortage of photos out there of athletes with a serpent—because it works somehow...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 23 days ago 14,303 reads 22 comments

  5. Top General Managers Who Make the Best Moves

    Want to see your favorite general manager earn his paycheck? Then do yourself a favor and tune in to the MLB Winter Meetings next week in San Diego. Rumor has it some Jon Lester fellow is looking for a place to call home ...

    Jesse Pantuosco Written by Jesse Pantuosco about 23 days ago 244 reads 0 comments

  6. A House Divided: Infamous Intra-Team Feuds

    It’s hard to be successful and win games when teammates are fighting with each other—not impossible, but hard. Over the years in sports, there have been several instances of intra -team feuds...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 23 days ago 19,423 reads 12 comments

  7. Sports Performances That Came Out of Nowhere

    Though the sports world is littered with stars that consistently produce at an elite level, every so often fans are mesmerized by out-of-nowhere sensations...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 23 days ago 35,562 reads 25 comments

  8. The Crazy Uses of Drones in Sports

    Stealthily, secretly and, occasionally, for purposes of espionage, drones have hovered into the world of sport. If we didn't see them coming, it's because we weren't supposed to...

    Jerrad Peters Written by Jerrad Peters about 24 days ago 12,480 reads 11 comments

  9. People in Sports Who Go Locker-Room Crazy

    I'm guessing there aren't many of us who have spent too much time in a locker room on the college or pro level...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 24 days ago 19,917 reads 9 comments

  10. 10 Times Athletes Mixed It Up with Social Media Trolls

    I recently saw a tweet that said basketball Hall of Famer Charles Barkley will never get on social media because he doesn't, "want to talk to idiots." Ah, yes, classic Chuck...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 25 days ago 32,077 reads 10 comments

  11. Stars Fans Love to Hate

    While we mostly seek to highlight the positive side of sports—whether its great plays or heroic achievements—we can’t help but acknowledge that some athletes inspire tremendous anger and outrage...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 25 days ago 18,149 reads 48 comments

  12. Most Dangerous Offensive Players in Sports Right Now

    You want offense? Because ladies and gentlemen, we have plenty of offense here for you on this list. Analyzing all of the major professional sports entities, we've picked out 25 of the most dangerous offensive weapons around...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 25 days ago 35,966 reads 75 comments

  13. Awesome Snow Moments in Sports

    Recent events in Buffalo, New York, serve as the inspiration for this collection of great snow moments in sports. Here are 25 iconic images throughout history as well as some awesome modern moments captured on social media...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 25 days ago 19,177 reads 10 comments

  14. Ranking the Best Sports Draft Years

    Each year, fans are introduced to new players that are projected to be can't-miss prospects, potential superstars or guys who were taken a little bit too high...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 25 days ago 30,891 reads 30 comments

  15. Michigan Fans Bring 'We Want Jim (Harbaugh)' Sign to Basketball Game

    With news that football coach Brady Hoke was officially fired by Michigan Tuesday, some Wolverines fans quickly came out with a sign showing the person they'd like coaching their team next year...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 26 days ago 32,487 reads 78 comments

  16. Ranking the Best Rivalries from the '90s

    There have been some great rivalries in sports over the years, but one decade that provided some of the best was the '90s...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 26 days ago 287 reads 1 comments

  17. Ranking the Biggest Blockbuster Trades of the Last Decade

    Turkey and cranberry sauce brought out the daredevil in Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane. In one of the more reckless moves of the offseason, Beane traded All-Star third ...

    Jesse Pantuosco Written by Jesse Pantuosco about 26 days ago 189 reads 1 comments

  18. 77-Year-Old Grandmother Willie Murphy Can Lift More Than Twice Her Weight

    Willie Murphy is not your typical 77-year-old grandmother. Murphy is not just sitting back and taking it easy. Instead, she is still going strong with her power lifting. Even at her age, she is able to lift twice her weight...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 26 days ago 28,998 reads 48 comments

  19. Online Daters in Kentucky Use the Word 'Basketball' to Find Love

    In a whimsical bit of data-mining, Mashable .com reached out to the online dating service Match.com and asked for a state-by-state breakdown of the most popular word listed in users’ profiles...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 26 days ago 234 reads 0 comments

  20. Sports' Craziest Mascots Explained

    On first blush, sports mascots are anything but enigmatic—ridiculous, yes, but far from being something compelling enough to warrant digging a little deeper. It's understandable...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 27 days ago 33,626 reads 10 comments

  21. The Greatest (Almost) Plays of All Time

    Close, but no cigar. It's a saying that is often used when something, somewhere, almost happens but ends up coming just a little bit short...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 27 days ago 23,410 reads 26 comments

  22. No. 3 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Philadelphia

    How much does where you live matter as a sports fan? The short answer is: It depends. If you're an Alabama football fan, there's no better place to live than Tuscaloosa. If you're a Boston Red Sox fan, there's no worse place to live than New York City.

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 27 days ago 17,143 reads 51 comments

  23. 16 Overrated Sports Rivalries Right Now

    Every fan loves a solid rivalry, and some of the ones that sports has given us are the best around. Lakers-Celtics, Yankees-Red Sox, Brady-Manning...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 27 days ago 27,604 reads 35 comments

  24. The Top 10 Rookie Performances of 2014

    The year isn't over, but the 2014 rookie class has already left its mark. Jose Abreu dazzled us in the summer with his monster home runs. The winter was ruled by Nathan MacKinnon , an NHL scoring prodigy with endless potential...

    Jesse Pantuosco Written by Jesse Pantuosco about 29 days ago 281 reads 0 comments

  25. The Top 20 Players to Ever Play in Los Angeles

    Los Angeles, California. You can best describe it as a city unlike any other. The feeling you get when you jump off the plane at Los Angeles International Airport and those rays of L...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 29 days ago 18,942 reads 56 comments