1. Missy Franklin Injury: Updates on Swimming Star's Back and Return

    Updates from Wednesday, Aug. 20 Communications Director of US Swimming Scott Leightman has an encouraging update regarding Missy Franklin's back: Original Text American ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 1 month ago 1,558 reads 0 comments

  2. 15 Athlete/Fan Moments That Will Melt Your Heart

    Fan access to athletes is more limited than ever before, but increased security and other restrictions haven't completely eliminated moments between sportspeople and spectators that warm the heart...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 16,678 reads 22 comments

  3. Cheesiest Lines We Love from Sports Movies

    In sports movies, there are plenty of good and bad moments. And while some of the films that are made have given memorable scenes and lines, when a script isn't any good, then the entire movie could fail...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 1 month ago 53,523 reads 18 comments

  4. Sports TV Shows That Need to Be Rebooted

    Most would agree: Bringing the sports world to the big screen with any semblance of success can be tricky. Unfortunately, the same can be said about television...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 1 month ago 39,442 reads 52 comments

  5. No. 20 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Toronto

    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 Red Sox fan, there's no worse place to live than New York City...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 1 month ago 9,516 reads 30 comments

  6. Most Inspiring 'From-Rags-to-Riches' Sports Stories

    Rags-to-riches stories are just one of the many things we love in sports. We can't seem to get enough of these tales and the athletes who are part of them. The beauty of a real rags-to-riches story is that it doesn't always start from childhood...

    Giancarlo King Written by Giancarlo King about 1 month ago 24,032 reads 37 comments

  7. 10 Sports Stars Who Are Way More Popular Overseas Than You Realized

    Let's be real: Outside the United States, soccer reigns supreme over the sports kingdom. This isn't to say that other major sports are ignored; the NFL has courted pro football fans in the U...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 66,143 reads 23 comments

  8. The Best Sports Fails of the Year So Far

    One man's pain is another man's pleasure. While people typically tune in to watch sports to see victories, championships and incredible performances and accomplishments, sometimes ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 1 month ago 34,067 reads 8 comments

  9. Cary Williams Returns a Tom Brady Interception 77 Yards for a Touchdown

    Eagles cornerback Cary Williams wasn't afraid to call the New England Patriots cheaters ahead of their preseason game, and he backed up his smack talk...

    Ken Chin Written by Ken Chin about 1 month ago 83,476 reads 80 comments

  10. People in Sports We Used to Love/Hate

    We all have a favorite and least favorite person in sports, that's just a fact. Sometimes, the feelings we have toward a player or coach don't even have anything related to the way they perform, either...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 1 month ago 38,312 reads 57 comments

  11. Little Leaguer Has a Brother Named 'Cash Money'

    Blake Money, congratulations on your Tennessee team making the Little League World Series, but enough about you. We want to know your brother. Your brother's name is Cash. Cash Money...

    Ken Chin Written by Ken Chin about 1 month ago 36,027 reads 56 comments

  12.  25 Great Quotes from Bad Sports Movies

    Great sports movies are a very rich source of memorable quotes. From the inspirational to the comic relief, classics like Major League, The Mighty Ducks and Varsity Blues remain endlessly quotable even decades after their release...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 96,238 reads 48 comments

  13. Defining Moments: 15 Matchups That Will Shape the 2014/15 Premier League Season

    The Premier League starts on 16 August , and there will be many fixtures throughout the campaign that will have a big bearing on who wins the title and who succumbs to relegation...

    Crippy Cooke Written by Crippy Cooke about 1 month ago 5,600 reads 13 comments

  14. 11 Insane Things That Were True in Sports 10 Years Ago

    A lot changes in a decade, and this is especially true in sports. Only 10 short years later, mention of the rules, story lines and players from 2004 seems akin to discussing the Roman Empire or the Jurassic period...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 1 month ago 101,542 reads 65 comments

  15. 20 Crazy Things Twitter Taught Us About Athletes This Summer

    As we all know, Twitter is more than a dumping ground for spectacularly unfunny quips and strangers anonymously saying unforgivably mean things to other strangers...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 20,129 reads 9 comments

  16. Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad Rips Off Shirt Well Before Race's Conclusion

    Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad was well on his way to winning the gold medal in the European 3,000-meter steeplechase, his third consecutive capture...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 125,137 reads 95 comments

  17. WWE's Roman Reigns Destroys Cardboard Cutouts of LeBron James and Johnny Manziel

    ESPN's SportsNation needed some help cleaning up its set, so it called upon WWE star Roman Reigns to get the job done...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 month ago 40,089 reads 50 comments

  18. No. 21 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Atlanta

    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 Red Sox fan, there's no worse place to live than New York City...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 4,432 reads 20 comments

  19. People in Sports Who Should Have Quit a Long Time Ago

    No one ever wants to be described as that annoying person who just won't stop, but, unfortunately, because of stubbornness, pride and persistence, there's always one in the crowd. And sports is absolutely no different...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 1 month ago 29,231 reads 35 comments

  20. Sports Stories That Have Broken the Internet This Decade

    We are all blessed to have the Internet in our lives. Sure it's chock-full of haters and memes, but when it comes to sports, it's a great ecosystem of opinions...

    Giancarlo King Written by Giancarlo King about 1 month ago 22,391 reads 37 comments

  21. Athletes Who Might Be Better at Their Second Career

    While being a pro athlete has to be a really cool job, eventually it all comes to an end. And although there are players out there who don't always do great things during the athletic ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 1 month ago 13,991 reads 7 comments

  22. Fans You Don't Want Sitting in Front of You

    Passionate sports fans are great, but for the purposes of a quality game-viewing experience, there are some fans you just don't want to get stuck sitting behind...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 27,305 reads 10 comments

  23. The Most Cringeworthy Moments in Sports History

    It's funny how sometimes the most painful things to watch end up being the hardest to ever stop watching. Mark Sanchez's infamous butt fumble has been viewed millions of times...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 1 month ago 37,799 reads 32 comments

  24. Twitter Has Fun with #LeftyAthlete Hashtag on International Left-Handers Day

    On Aug. 13, the world celebrated International Left-Handers Day. The special day allowed everyone to reflect back on some of the greatest athletes ever, but it also allowed Twitter to have some fun...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 month ago 30,023 reads 29 comments

  25. Sports Anchor Makes 23 Robin Williams References During 2-Minute Segment

    Everyone was saddened by the news of Robin Williams' recent passing, but one sports anchor found the perfect way to honor the late comedian...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 month ago 172,573 reads 139 comments