1. Sports Stories Everyone Should Stop Talking About

    There are some sports stories that you really wish people would just stop talking about. I understand that there are dozens of networks and even more websites dedicated solely to constant sports coverage...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 76,937 reads 73 comments

  2. Unintentionally Funny Sports Tweets

    Twitter culture is like a social media manifestation of merciless corporate management in the era of mergers and acquisitions—a strong performance wins followers and imitators, a big miss can make an account disappear in a matter of minutes...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 56,703 reads 22 comments

  3. Slickest Fake Outs in Sports

    When the underdog Boise State University Broncos used both a hook-and-ladder and Statue of Liberty play in the closing minutes to upset the mighty Oklahoma Sooners in the 2007 Fiesta Bowl, they captured the hearts of every sports fan in America...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 1 month ago 16,067 reads 20 comments

  4. Clayton Kershaw and Matthew Stafford: The Wonder Years

    They looked alike. Two six-year-old boys, roughly the same size and shape, wearing identical “Blue Bombers” uniforms, with sandy blond hair cut in bangs an inch or two above their eyebrows...

    Matt Crossman Written by Matt Crossman about 1 month ago 886,177 reads 107 comments

  5. ESPY Awards 2014: Nominees, Presenters, Host, Predictions and More

    With the World Cup over and the MLB in its All-Star break, it's a pretty slow time in sports. Thankfully, the ESPY Awards—ESPN's annual award show—is here to fill the void...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 16,410 reads 2 comments

  6. 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 1 month ago 757 reads 0 comments

  7. 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 1 month ago 68,372 reads 21 comments

  8. 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 1 month ago 1,279 reads 22 comments

  9. 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 1 month ago 4,689 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 1 month ago 66,721 reads 44 comments

  11. 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 1 month ago 17,128 reads 5 comments

  12. 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 1 month ago 15,763 reads 11 comments

  13. 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 1 month ago 127,583 reads 94 comments

  14. 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 1 month ago 34,848 reads 42 comments

  15. 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 1 month ago 102,493 reads 252 comments

  16. 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 1 month ago 9,637 reads 3 comments

  17. 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 1 month ago 71,029 reads 19 comments

  18. 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 1 month ago 3,793 reads 1 comments

  19. 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 1 month ago 70,590 reads 25 comments

  20. 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 1 month ago 18,491 reads 14 comments

  21. 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 1 month ago 8,633 reads 9 comments

  22. 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 1 month ago 53,296 reads 65 comments

  23. 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 1 month ago 27,699 reads 11 comments

  24. 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 1 month ago 714 reads 0 comments

  25. 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 1 month ago 11,414 reads 19 comments