1. 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 1 month ago 4,447 reads 25 comments

  2. 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 1 month ago 81,206 reads 78 comments

  3. Commonwealth Games 2014: Day 6 Results, Updated Medal Table and Glasgow Schedule

    Tuesday's 2014 Commonwealth Games action saw winners crowned in seven different sports (athletics, gymnastics, weight lifting, cycling, shooting, swimming and wrestling), with a total of 30 gold medals handed out to the athletes in Glasgow, Scotland...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 1 month ago 3,097 reads 0 comments

  4. Athletes Everyone Should Root For

    Sometimes in the sports world, we stumble across athletes who everyone just has to root for. The reasons for this phenomenon are tough to decipher. It's almost this cosmic aura that pulls us toward them without a complete explanation...

    Giancarlo King Written by Giancarlo King about 1 month ago 6,820 reads 3 comments

  5. Athletes You Never Knew Grew Up Together

    Considering the extreme rarity of a child growing up to become a professional athlete, it seems exceedingly unlikely that two pros would have grown up together. But there are more examples of this than you might think...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 3,377 reads 7 comments

  6. The Only People in Sports Who Matter (to the Media)

    There's no doubt that the athletes who dominate sports media coverage are often more than deserving of the attention. We rarely question why Derek Jeter getting healthy is a story or why Peyton Manning leads the top headlines on SportsCenter ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 11,061 reads 24 comments

  7. Crazy Teammate Stories

    One of my favorite things about playing sports is the camaraderie I get by playing with teammates. More than just playing together for a few hours during a game, I've gotten the ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 1 month ago 65,235 reads 34 comments

  8. Prince Harry Photobombs New Zealand Officials at Commonwealth Games

    Royal photobombs are seemingly all the rage at this year's Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. First, the Queen popped up behind an Australian hockey selfie ...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 1 month ago 4,293 reads 0 comments

  9. Table Tennis Player Celebrates Win in Commonwealth Games by Pulling Down Shorts

    Nigerian table tennis player Onaolapo Ojo was very excited that he and his teammates upset India at the Commonwealth Games. Naturally, he decided to mark the occasion by pulling down his shorts and pulling up his shirt...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 1 month ago 2,598 reads 7 comments

  10. The Art of the Perfect Sports Photobomb

    "Art and love are the same thing," said writer Chuck Klosterman in his book Killing Yourself to Live. "It’s the process of seeing yourself in things that are not you...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 1 month ago 17,310 reads 5 comments

  11. 25 Things You Never Knew About the Mighty Ducks Trilogy

    This spring marked the 20th anniversary of the release of D2: The Mighty Ducks ; a sequel that turned a surprise hit about children's ice hockey team into a bona fide movie franchise...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 77,936 reads 12 comments

  12. UK Back Pages: Lewis Hamilton Row, Kevin Strootman's Bloated Fee and More

    A new potential row involving Lewis Hamilton and Alastair Cook's near century headline Monday's back pages. Liverpool giving up on their pursuit of Loic Remy and Kevin Strootman's huge transfer fee are also big newsmakers...

    Sean  Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 1 month ago 1,643 reads 1 comments

  13. Commonwealth Games 2014: Day 4 Results, Updated Medal Table and Glasgow Schedule

    Day 4 of the 2014 Commonwealth Games saw the track-and-field athletes trot out for the first time and the conclusion of the popular Rugby Sevens tournament, giving fans in Glasgow plenty to look forward to...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 1 month ago 41,195 reads 0 comments

  14. UK Back Pages: Angel Di Maria and Romelu Lukaku Rumours in the Headlines

    Saturday's back pages are split across several sports, with football, Formula 1, cricket and the Commonwealth Games all vying for attention...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 1 month ago 12,963 reads 9 comments

  15. 15 Times Superstar Athletes Were Just Like Us!

    Let’s face it—a lot of athletes are just like us when it comes to posting selfies on Instagram . Sometimes we think of superstar athletes as not having to get their own groceries or push their own broken down cars, but guess what...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 9,301 reads 15 comments

  16. Commonwealth Games 2014: Day 3 Results, Updated Medal Table and Glasgow Schedule

    The competition really heated up on the third day of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, with athletes from all over the world competing for 29 total gold medals...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 1 month ago 17,699 reads 0 comments

  17. Animals Interrupting Sporting Events

    People come out by the thousands, sometimes the tens of thousands, to watch a sporting event live. Of course, humans aren’t the only ones attracted to stadiums, golf courses and tennis courts...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 19,189 reads 7 comments

  18. 10 Underappreciated Athletes

    Why is it that the same guys keep getting all the love? It seems these days that every story about the NBA revolves around LeBron James, every story about golf revolves around (a ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 1 month ago 33,482 reads 154 comments

  19. Be Like Bron: Other Athletes Who Finally Came Home

    Thanks to the nonstop news coverage, all of us are well aware that superstar LeBron James made his Decision 2.0 a few weeks ago that announced he was coming home to Akron, Ohio, to play for his Cleveland Cavaliers...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 1 month ago 73,059 reads 44 comments

  20. Commonwealth Games 2014: Day 1 Results and Updated Glasgow Sports Schedule

    The Commonwealth Games got underway in Glasgow on Thursday, and it’s safe to say that it didn’t disappoint with a Day 1 to remember...

    Stuart Newman Written by Stuart Newman about 1 month ago 2,511 reads 0 comments

  21. Commonwealth Games Hockey 2014: Daily Results, Scores and Updated Schedule

    Despite only being introduced as a full-time event in 1998, hockey has quickly grown into one of the Commonwealth Games' most popular sports, and Glasgow 2014 figures to be no exception...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 1 month ago 9,449 reads 0 comments

  22. Frank Lampard to NYCFC Makes Sense for All Parties

    New York City FC unveiled former Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard on Thursday as the newest addition to the Big Apple. The England international signed a two-year designated player contract with NYCFC, per MLSSoccer...

    Peter Galindo Written by Peter Galindo about 1 month ago 524 reads 0 comments

  23. Athletes Who Are Good at Instagram

    What does it take for a professional athlete to be "good" at Instagram? First off, they have to about that life. It's about having no limits, as if we were talking about Master P's clique from the '90s...

    Giancarlo King Written by Giancarlo King about 1 month ago 55,308 reads 23 comments

  24. Mike Ashley and the 21 Owners in World Football Most Disliked by Their Own Fans

    There are many clubs in the football world owned by businessmen and women who are loathed by their own supporters...

    Crippy Cooke Written by Crippy Cooke about 1 month ago 450 reads 0 comments

  25. Queen Photobombs Commonwealth Games Selfie by Hockeyroos Star Jayde Taylor

    Australia were in action against Malaysia as women's hockey began at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. The Hockeyroos won 4-0, and defender Jayde Taylor took a selfie after the match, only to find the Queen in the background...

    Lee Walker Written by Lee Walker about 1 month ago 360,105 reads 27 comments