1. ESPY Play of the Year 2014: Breaking Down the Nominees

    You know that moment. It's the moment that makes your skin tingle. It's the moment that makes you giggle recalling the sheer magnitude of the situation and the player or team that calmly delivered in spite of that pressure...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 18 days ago 682 reads 0 comments

  2. Stunning Facts and Moments from 2014 World Cup

    You may have thought the 2014 FIFA World Cup was over after Germany vanquished Argentina to take its fourth cup (and global bragging rights), but coverage of the spectacle is merely in extra time...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 18 days ago 67,507 reads 21 comments

  3. The Best Teams in Sports Five Years from Now

    It’s great to have youth, isn’t it? While we all try to stay as young as possible, eventually Father Time catches up with us...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 19 days ago 10,002 reads 22 comments

  4. ESPY Awards 2014: Date, Host, TV Schedule, Awards List and More

    Since Drake is the host of the 2014 ESPY Awards, shouldn't there be a "Started From the Bottom" Award? Something to recognize a player or team that made the biggest jump from one season to the next...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 19 days ago 4,623 reads 0 comments

  5. Star Athletes Who Went to Colleges You've Never Heard of

    One of the many joys of watching sports is that it really doesn't matter where athletes come from but ultimately where they end up...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 19 days ago 66,551 reads 44 comments

  6. Backyard Trick Shot Involves Golf, Fire and Hot Dogs

    With the ease of filming high-quality videos and people's unending creativity, the trick shot has gotten more and more unbelievable. We've seen David Kalb hit a basketball shot out of a moving car...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 19 days ago 17,088 reads 5 comments

  7. Sports' Habitual Line-Crossers

    You can be called a lot of egregious things in this world, but being dubbed a habitual line-stepper may be one of the worse. Charlie Murphy called Rick James one during his segment on Chappelle's Show , and after that, the term stuck like glue on Ms..

    Giancarlo King Written by Giancarlo King about 19 days ago 15,135 reads 11 comments

  8. LeBron James Takes In the World Cup Final, Meets Alexandre Pato

    Even professional footballers such as Alexandre Pato occasionally get star-struck. LeBron James is in Brazil for the World Cup final, and apparently he ran into Pato somewhere along the way...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 20 days ago 127,474 reads 94 comments

  9. Better Championship Bling: College vs Pro

    The one thing that every single athlete plays for is the bling. Sure, there are a few guys out there who do it for the money, but at the end of the day, winning trumps everything else...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 20 days ago 34,798 reads 42 comments

  10. Drake Denies Being a Bandwagon Fan, Says He Will Go to Cavaliers Games Next Year

    Although on the surface it may appear as though Drake is a bandwagon sports fan, the rapper wants to let everyone know that he isn't one. However, he will most likely be at one of the NBA's hottest spots next season...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 21 days ago 102,264 reads 252 comments

  11. ESPN Body Issue 2014: Final Reaction to Latest Magazine Spectacle

    With ESPN The Magazine 's "The Body Issue" having officially hit shelves, sports fans and interested observers alike can now catch a glimpse of the world's greatest athletes in their natural state...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 21 days ago 9,555 reads 3 comments

  12. Best Retirement Gifts Ever

    When I finally retire one day far, far in the future, I hope to treat myself to a nice dinner and maybe, if I'm lucky, get a few thoughtful cards from friends and family...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 21 days ago 70,718 reads 19 comments

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

    [Grabs UPS guy by the throat] "Where is LeBron going? TELL ME." Sorry. I've been getting caught up in the madness...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 22 days ago 3,763 reads 1 comments

  14. Celebrity Selfies at Sporting Events

    There are plenty of photos of celebrities at sporting events, but truly special are the celebrity selfies. Standard celebrity shots are more for the benefit of us laypeople. We're like, “Jay Z and Beyonce are at a Nets game...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 22 days ago 70,510 reads 25 comments

  15. How Sports Stars Spend Their Summer

    One of the best parts about being a kid was, what else, summer vacation. Filled with trips to the neighborhood swimming pool with friends, lazy days of doing absolutely nothing and ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 22 days ago 18,454 reads 14 comments

  16. Germany's 7-1 Win over Brazil Backfires for German Grand Prix Organisers

    You'd think just about everyone would still be celebrating Germany's 7-1 win over Brazil to reach the World Cup final, but organisers of the German Grand Prix have been smarting after their promotion backfired...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 22 days ago 8,578 reads 9 comments

  17. Where Are They Now? Top Draft Picks Who Didn't Pan Out

    Draft day is supposed to be a day when dreams come true—especially for the guys who are picked right up at the top...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 23 days ago 53,110 reads 65 comments

  18. 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 23 days ago 27,628 reads 11 comments

  19. 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...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 23 days ago 644 reads 0 comments

  20. 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 23 days ago 11,374 reads 19 comments

  21. 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..

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 23 days ago 257 reads 0 comments

  22. 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 23 days ago 477 reads 0 comments

  23. 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 23 days ago 38,153 reads 38 comments

  24. 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 23 days ago 40,672 reads 36 comments

  25. 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 23 days ago 885 reads 0 comments