1. 10 Teams It's Cool to Cheer for Now

    It's cool to cheer for…the New York Yankees? Sure, and this is also The Twilight Zone . But really, things are shaking up all over sports in 2016...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 hours ago 161 reads 0 comments

  2. 8 Rebuilds That Are Destined to Fail

    Rebuilding a pro sporting franchise isn't the easiest thing in the world. Hopping into Madden or FIFA exaggerates how easy it is to take a team from the depths and raise it to a contender...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 hours ago 199 reads 0 comments

  3. The Most Awkward Divorces in Sports

    No one likes divorce, but, unfortunately, it happens for a number of different reasons. Sports are no different; we've seen marriages between players and franchises or teammates end abruptly...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 days ago 704 reads 0 comments

  4. Top 10 Fall Sports Storylines That Are Going to Be Covered Like Crazy

    The headline-hogging, broadcast-dominating fall storylines are on the way. Fans of any sport can see the infancy of many at a glance. There's controversy on and off the field in the NFL...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 days ago 6,554 reads 7 comments

  5. Athletes Who Live Their Gimmicks

    The idea of "living the gimmick" differs depending on if we are talking about professional wrestling or legitimate sports competitions...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 3 days ago 39,550 reads 30 comments

  6. Sore Loser or Justified? Sports Edition

    Hope Solo was absolutely a sore loser when she called the Swedish team that beat the U.S. " a bunch of cowards ." Other post-loss actions haven't been so cut-and-dry, though...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 days ago 94,381 reads 176 comments

  7. 5 Slept-on Summer Kicks

    Wake up. It's time to wipe the cold out of the corner of your eye and finally get on this summertime kicks wave. The retail machine doesn't stop producing kicks, which allows certain sneakers to be deemed "slept-on...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 5 days ago 6,031 reads 2 comments

  8. 10 Sports Stories That Were Almost Definitely Publicity Stunts

    Tim Tebow to Major League Baseball? Come on—that has to be for attention, right? (Plenty of folks think so , anyway.) Sometimes, things happen in sports that are so out there, it's hard not to suspect they might be orchestrated for publicity...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 5 days ago 55,129 reads 42 comments

  9. 15 Glorious Sports Gifts the Rio Olympics Gave Us

    The 2016 Summer Olympics gave fans many incredible gifts—from the emergence of young phenoms Simone Biles and Katie Ledecky to the continued dominance of veterans Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 6 days ago 8,980 reads 4 comments

  10. 10 Sports Stars Who Decided to Stay at Home

    Deciding whether to stay within the comforts of your own home is a choice the majority of professional athletes are eventually faced with...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 6 days ago 5,965 reads 17 comments

  11. Top 10 Faces of Sports Right Now

    Stars sell sports. Passionate sports fans go out of the way to watch events and follow competitions. Casual fans, though, are drawn in by stars...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 7 days ago 4,360 reads 7 comments

  12. 10 Athletes We Can't Wait to Watch This Fall

    With the 2016 Summer Olympics officially over, we now have our sights on fall and all of the great things in sports that go along with it. We know the NFL, NHL and NBA kick into regular-season gear, while baseball turns into postseason mode...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 7 days ago 4,353 reads 18 comments

  13. Easy Fixes for 10 Flailing Sports Teams

    Many sports teams just can't get things right. Some are not complete lost causes. In certain instances, teams can turns things around and find winning ways with one right move or one right decision...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 9 days ago 6,774 reads 15 comments

  14. What Makes a Good Sports Villain?

    Villains in sports are rampant, in large part a realization of perspective more than anything else. LeBron James isn't such a dastardly villain anymore, but his timeline provides a pretty good example of the perspective angle...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 10 days ago 3,828 reads 7 comments

  15. Are These Rio Olympic Stars All-Time Sports Famous?

    Katie Ledecky dominated the Rio Olympics, but will general sports fans be talking about the American swimmer a year or two from now? Sure, the established stars were and are in Rio ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 11 days ago 6,533 reads 0 comments

  16. 10 Sports Villains We're Actually Going to Miss One Day

    Admit it: You're going to miss Alex Rodriguez when he's finally gone from the sports news cycle. Sure, what looks like attention-seeking behavior has made him rather unlikable over ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 12 days ago 14,645 reads 47 comments

  17. 10 Sports Figures Who Proved That Time Heals All Wounds

    The old notion "time heals all wounds" is especially relevant in sports. Athletes make mistakes. They're human beings, just like the rest of us. One glaring difference is that fanbases tend not to forget, creating villains in the process...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 13 days ago 21,834 reads 42 comments

  18. Sports 'Coincidences' Yes or No?

    The news about Tom Brady's most recent Deflategate appeal was released on the slowest sports day of the year—coincidence? Sports is full of instances like this—tiny oddities that are just questionable enough to make you wonder...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 14 days ago 6,156 reads 4 comments

  19. 10 Teams Poised to Bounce Back in 2016

    What constitutes a bounce-back season? Is it going from a losing record to a playoff appearance? How about transitioning from the brink of a championship to actually hoisting it in ...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 17 days ago 33,647 reads 51 comments

  20. The Most Fascinating Olympians off the Field

    The Olympians in Rio at the 2016 Olympic Games are some of the most fascinating people on the planet in their own right...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 18 days ago 7,057 reads 2 comments

  21. 10 Sports Scenarios That Are Absolutely Impossible

    Look, I'm not here to even pretend that I'm Nostradamus and can predict the future or anything, but I am here to take an educated guess as to some things in sports being almost so certain that it would be more shocking if they didn't happen...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 18 days ago 12,493 reads 14 comments

  22. Ranking the Top 10 Olympic Sports to Watch

    The best part about any Summer Olympics is that the events occur at the perfect time of the calendar year. There are no meaningful football games on television. Major League Baseball pennant races have not yet heated up...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 18 days ago 16,142 reads 39 comments

  23. 10 Athlete Careers That Recently Took a U-Turn

    Alex Rodriguez was going to be on a big league roster for 2016. Tim Tebow couldn't give up the football dream. But now, that has all changed. These athletes, and a few others, have each done an about-face recently (as in, very recently)...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 19 days ago 9,767 reads 4 comments

  24. Olympic Moments That Will Always Bring the Feels

    With the Summer Olympics occurring in Brazil right now, what better way to take in current athletes making history than to reminisce in some of the all-time best moments from past ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 19 days ago 4,617 reads 5 comments

  25. 12 Hated Sports Stars That Fans Would Love to Have on Their Team

    Loyalty in sports is a fickle, interesting topic because fans love to hate certain superstars, but sure wouldn't mind if the stars wound up playing for their favorite team. A sudden change of heart by fans isn't a new thing...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 20 days ago 5,333 reads 14 comments