1. 8 Athletes with Unique Hobbies

    Many professional athletes collect hundreds of pairs of sneakers, while others can bring a solid hip-hop flow on the mic. Those habits are not particularly crazy or unique, but other athletes go to greater lengths in their spare time...

    Sean Hojnacki Written by Sean Hojnacki about 13 days ago 27,534 reads 11 comments

  2. ESPN Body Issue 2014: Top Quotes from Participating Stars in Magazine

    There are few sports publications that put out an annual edition of their magazine or newspaper that get as much publicity as the ESPN The Magazine Body Issue, and the 2014 edition is garnering serious attention...

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  3. The Most Heartbreaking Ways to Lose in Sports

    As if you didn't already know, sports are extremely unforgiving. Just when someone thinks that everything is going well and he's jumping up and down in exuberance, something happens ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 13 days ago 10,880 reads 19 comments

  4. ESPN Body Issue 2014: Latest Comments and Reaction Following Magazine's Release

    In the past, ESPN The Magazine hasn't been afraid about traveling away from the popular path when it comes to its annual body issue: The inclusions of a 77-year-old Gary Player or an eight-months-pregnant Kerri Walsh Jennings are testaments to that..

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  5. World Cup 2014: Ranking the Top 5 Saves from Semi-Final Games

    This summer’s two World Cup semi-final games could not have been more contrasting. In the first semi-final match, Germany hit Brazil for seven at the Estadio Mineirao, going 5-0 up in under half an hour...

    Crippy Cooke Written by Crippy Cooke about 14 days ago 452 reads 0 comments

  6. 30 Things Twitter Taught Us About Athletes Last Month

    Twitter is often dismissed as a toxic cyber wasteland where manners and intelligence go to die, which is ridiculous. It’s not that Twitter isn’t that, because it is, it’s that Twitter isn’t just that...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 14 days ago 38,082 reads 38 comments

  7. Best Flops of the World Cup

    It seems that the World Cup has a lot more in common with the Academy Awards than it does the Super Bowl, as the winners are apparently determined based on their acting skills more than their athletic ability...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 14 days ago 40,525 reads 36 comments

  8. Memphis Father Flying Thousands of Miles to Watch Son on AAU Hoops Circuit

    On Sunday afternoon, Kylan Chandler loaded his vehicle with a few belongings then took a long road trip with his son, Kennedy Chandler, a 616-mile drive from Memphis to Charlotte, North Carolina...

    Andre  Johnson Written by Andre Johnson about 14 days ago 865 reads 0 comments

  9. 10 Athletes vs Heckler Showdowns

    In today's day and age, fans heckling athletes in sports has become woven into the tapestry of the game. It's commonplace for a fan to emerge from the stands and berate a player while fellow attendees cheer on in support...

    Giancarlo King Written by Giancarlo King about 14 days ago 2,433 reads 0 comments

  10. ESPN Body Issue 2014: Sport-by-Sport List of Participating Athletes

    ESPN The Magazine 's The Body Issue features many of the greatest athletes in the world representing their respective sports through confidence and bravery...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 14 days ago 6,662 reads 0 comments

  11. ESPN Body Issue 2014: Latest Comments from Featured Athletes

    Yes, much of the popularity of ESPN The Magazine 's annual body issue stems from the pictures of athletes in their birthday suits, but the interviews are just as interesting. Seriously...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 15 days ago 691 reads 0 comments

  12. MLS Will Grow More Thanks to Success of 2014 World Cup

    There were 22 MLS players included on 2014 FIFA World Cup rosters which is an all-time high for the league. Half of those were members of the U.S...

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  13. The Most Emotional Speeches in Sports History

    There are times when athletes need a little inspiration to get that extra gear and lift their game to a new level. Some may do it through music or by simply taking time to themselves in a pregame routine...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 15 days ago 13,031 reads 26 comments

  14. Athletes Doing Strange Things on Instagram

    Instagram: a place for your favorite athletes to put their strange on display. Sports figures often have thousands or even millions of followers—I guess their lives are more interesting than the rest of ours...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 15 days ago 24,087 reads 8 comments

  15. ESPN Body Issue 2014: Official Photos Revealed for Featured Athletes

    ESPN The Magazine 's Body Issue is quite possibly the most anticipated sports magazine release of the year. With the world's best athletes presented in all their glory, it is easy to understand why...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 15 days ago 606,094 reads 250 comments

  16. The Most Ridiculous Sports Promotions of All Time

    Sports are a business, and putting butts in seats is of the utmost importance. There is, of course, the old-fashioned way of doing this: Put together a really competitive team and ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 15 days ago 68,514 reads 30 comments

  17. 20 Strange Sports Lawsuits

    Most lawsuits are so ordinary and mundane that their existence outside a courtroom isn’t exactly newsworthy...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 15 days ago 22,943 reads 23 comments

  18. 10 Summer Transfers Who Will Fail to Live Up to the Hype for Their New Sides

    The summer transfer window is now in full force, with a host of clubs around the world completing deals to sign players. Deals that have been finalized in June and July can be seen here, courtesy of BBC Sport ...

    Crippy Cooke Written by Crippy Cooke about 15 days ago 11,455 reads 42 comments

  19. Crazy Sports Recruiting Stories

    Everyone wants to feel wanted, and as we've seen in sports, a few athletes really get the A-list treatment from other people...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 15 days ago 17,636 reads 6 comments

  20. ESPN Body Issue 2014: Highlighting Featured Athletes' Top Comments

    When it comes to athletes, their bodies are their greatest assets. Those assets are on full display once again this year as ESPN The Magazine celebrates athletes in their purest form via The Body Issue ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 15 days ago 20,000 reads 7 comments

  21. MLS: Can Seattle, DC and SKC Keep Dominating in the Second Half of the Season?

    The World Cup break in MLS is over, which signals the onset of the second half of the season for the North Americans...

    Peter Galindo Written by Peter Galindo about 16 days ago 263 reads 0 comments

  22. 10 Good News/Bad News Moments in Sports

    Winning the Most Valuable Player award is good news. Finishing 20 games under .500 and in last place in your division is bad news. Saving 16 goals in a soccer match is good news...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 16 days ago 6,830 reads 1 comments

  23. Data Shows Which Professional Sports Cities Have Had Most Success

    Every sports fan dreams of their team hoisting the championship trophy at the end of the season. However, some cities have had more victory parades than others...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 16 days ago 13,725 reads 12 comments

  24. Current Sports Stars Playing the Renegade Role

    In today's world, professional athletes do a whole lot more than just play their respective sports. Plenty of them have proven to be interesting and controversial characters...

    Garrett Baker Written by Garrett Baker about 16 days ago 16,489 reads 25 comments

  25. ESPN Body Issue 2014: Official Magazine Date and Most Anticipated Athletes

    In only four days, ESPN The Magazine 's Body Issue will hit newsstands. Since its creation in 2009, the magazine has generated a ton of buzz—both positive and negative—for the athletes involved...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 16 days ago 5,304 reads 0 comments