1. US Swimming Nationals 2014: Dates, TV Schedule, Live Stream and Top Participants

    Eighteen-time Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps will continue his competitive swimming comeback at the 2014 Phillips 66 National Championships, the top national event for swimming in the United States...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 18 days ago 7,357 reads 0 comments

  2. Things You Can Only Get Away with in Sports

    The sports world is very different than the real world. Very different. You see, in sports exists a strange parallel universe in which butt slaps are common and acceptable and ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 19 days ago 42,196 reads 38 comments

  3. Really Awkward Sports Interviews

    Let's face it, sometimes people just want to be left alone. Unfortunately for pro athletes and coaches, though, they're required to talk to the media almost anywhere they go, answering questions that are fired their way...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 19 days ago 26,899 reads 21 comments

  4. No. 24 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Kansas City

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

    Jason King Written by Jason King about 19 days ago 17,732 reads 29 comments

  5. The Most Hilarious Things Sports Rookies Have Had to Do

    Just like being a freshman in high school or college, rookie pro athletes have to go through quite the "welcoming" period...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 20 days ago 21,359 reads 9 comments

  6. A Baseball Hater's Guide to Surviving August

    I love baseball. I track every trade rumor leading up to the July 31 deadline. I pore over the box scores before going to sleep each night. I track standings and leader boards with a passion...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 20 days ago 2,658 reads 6 comments

  7. Athletes Who Got Paid Way More Than They Should Have

    It's only right that in professional sports some guys will be overpaid. Teams are always looking to win games, which means general managers and executives will often extend the old olive branch out there in order to quench that thirst...

    Giancarlo King Written by Giancarlo King about 20 days ago 59,129 reads 68 comments

  8. Dustin Johnson Highlights the PGA Tour's Need to Change Its Culture of Secrecy

    For years now, the PGA Tour has pursued just about every strategy imaginable to manufacture drama on the golf course...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 21 days ago 2,258 reads 1 comments

  9. Athletes with Random Wild Animals

    Social media apps like Instagram and Facebook are a gawker's paradise. We survived before the Twitter era, but there's no closing the Pandora's box of memes, awesome animals pics or any of the other superfluous excesses we suddenly can't live without..

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 21 days ago 3,073 reads 4 comments

  10. Lazy Moment Sports Hall of Fame

    In sports, we spend a lot of time celebrating players who work the hardest, demonstrate the most incredible talent and perform the best...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 22 days ago 35,308 reads 16 comments

  11. Big Athletes, Small World

    As someone who is only 5'8", I've never had the feeling of being in a spot where I've felt like the biggest person in the room—even when among kids somewhere. But athletes, well, they're different...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 22 days ago 8,901 reads 10 comments

  12. No. 25 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: New Orleans

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

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Ted Lewis about 22 days ago 26,222 reads 21 comments

  13. Ranking the 25 Best Cities to Be a Sports Fan: An Explanation

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

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 22 days ago 3,226 reads 0 comments

  14. 15 Sports Jobs We'd Like to Try for a Day

    Every kid grows up with the dream of being a professional athlete, but is being a professional athlete really the ultimate sports dream job? Sure, there's the millionaire lifestyle ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 23 days ago 57,225 reads 26 comments

  15. Weird Moments with Mascots

    Mascots are supposed to be sources of encouragement and joy—but sometimes they’re just weird. I’m not talking about hilarious dunk fails or staged fights with purple dinosaurs...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 23 days ago 15,092 reads 9 comments

  16. Ranking Real-Life Sports Stars with Video Game Ratings

    With the popularity of sports video games, fans always wonder how some of their favorite players will be ranked each time a new game is released...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 23 days ago 24,450 reads 40 comments

  17. 25 Key Injuries Facing Clubs Entering the New Season

    With new European domestic campaigns moving ever closer, clubs grow more fearful of their top players picking up injuries before the new season starts...

    Crippy Cooke Written by Crippy Cooke about 23 days ago 27,230 reads 20 comments

  18. Best New Feuds in Sports

    The feud is not something unique to the rich and famous—if it was, like limitless credit cards or VIP-only Oscar afterparties, there would be no Family Feud or "Hello...Newman...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 23 days ago 55,907 reads 34 comments

  19. Best and Worst Athlete Alter Egos

    As much as we all love our favorite athletes, a few of them are even better when they actually aren't themselves...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 23 days ago 28,573 reads 48 comments

  20. Disrespectful Things Fans Do

    There's an unwritten code of conduct for fans of sports teams, and it's not a code that's hard to follow: 1. Cheer and boo all you want, but don't involve yourself in the outcome of the actual game...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 24 days ago 17,042 reads 43 comments

  21. The Most Unstoppable Madden Players Ever

    If there's one thing that every single football fan usually agrees on, it's that the Madden football video game series is awesome...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 24 days ago 23,272 reads 28 comments

  22. Lamest Sports Excuses Ever

    I apologize if this article doesn't turn out too great. My air conditioning broke, so I've been sweating all day, and I can't concentrate...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 24 days ago 2,140 reads 18 comments

  23. How Rookies Are Spending Their Money

    When a person who doesn't have a huge pile of money suddenly acquires a huge pile of money, it's understandable when that individual decides to splurge a little...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 24 days ago 95,838 reads 41 comments

  24. 2014 Heisman Contenders: Analyzing Top Candidates for Prestigious Award

    Heading into the NCAA preseason, and with media days behind us, there are a few players who stand out as compelling prospects to watch for the 2014 Heisman Trophy award...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 25 days ago 4,366 reads 25 comments

  25. UCLA's Pauley Pavilion and Drake Stadium Flooded After Water-Main Break

    Updates from Friday, August 1 The UCLA Newsroom Twitter feed has the latest on the state of Pauley Pavilion: UCLA Newsroom also had more detail: "Let me ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 25 days ago 81,116 reads 78 comments