1. Ranking the Greatest Traditions at the Wimbledon Championships

    Wimbledon is the oldest and most prestigious Grand Slam event and is laden with tradition, some of which is lauded, some of which is ridiculed...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 9 months ago 2,736 reads 4 comments

  2. French Open 2014: Final Grades for Top Stars at Roland Garros

    Does Rafael Nadal's ninth French Open title merit a grade of A? Or A+? Does he deserve a higher grade than Maria Sharapova , who won her second French Open title in three years? What ...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 10 months ago 14,660 reads 27 comments

  3. Ranking the Greatest Rivalries in French Open History

    Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic might be headed for a meeting in the French Open finals that could elevate their intriguing rivalry to a new level. They have played each other five times at Roland Garros , including the past two years in a row...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 10 months ago 6,261 reads 5 comments

  4. The Biggest Obstacle for All the Top Seeds at French Open 2014

    The obstacles for the favorites have not changed much for the men midway through the French Open. However, the elimination of the top three seeds has created a wide-open event on the women's side...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 10 months ago 1,982 reads 1 comments

  5. The 10 Most Memorable Matches in French Open History

    Garbine Muguruza's stunning, second-round upset of No. 1 Serena Williams this year may someday rank among the most memorable matches in French Open history...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 10 months ago 12,469 reads 16 comments

  6. Ranking the Most Exciting Final Fours in NCAA Tournament History

    Each Final Four writes its own story, and a few have produced unforgettable tales. Will the three games in this year's Final Four, which features Wisconsin, Florida, Connecticut and ...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 12 months ago 3,740 reads 6 comments

  7. Ranking the Most Thrilling Games in Final Four History

    Basketball fans live for thrilling Final Four moments that they will remember for ages. An opportunity for such moments arrives Saturday when Connecticut faces Florida and Wisconsin takes on Kentucky in the NCAA tournament semifinals...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 12 months ago 7,182 reads 25 comments

  8. March Madness 2014: Ranking Each Sweet 16 Matchup

    Three teams with double-digit seeds try to keep their surprising postseason run alive as the frenzied NCAA tournament moves into the second weekend...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 year ago 2,013 reads 0 comments

  9. Teams on Upset Alert in Day 3 of 2014 NCAA Tournament

    Upsets provide the madness for March Madness. Shocking early-round results are almost inevitable, and they make the NCAA tournament the fascinating event it has become. Three times in the past two NCAA tournaments a No...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 year ago 9,575 reads 4 comments

  10. March Madness Sleepers 2014: Predicting Which Teams Will Impact NCAA Tournament

    As March Madness approaches, many discerning basketball fans are trying to identify the sleepers: teams not among the favorites showing signs that they might make an impact in the 2014 NCAA tournament...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 year ago 12,900 reads 4 comments

  11. 10 Bubble Teams Most Likely to Get Snubbed on Selection Sunday

    About 20 teams are still hovering precariously on the bubble as Selection Sunday approaches. Obviously some of them will fail to land one of the 36 at-large berths available in the 68-team NCAA tournament field...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 year ago 4,945 reads 0 comments

  12. Ranking the 10 Best Senior PGs in College Basketball as March Madness Nears

    Seniors have made a major impact this season, and that is particularly evident at the point guard position as March Madness nears...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 year ago 11,057 reads 30 comments

  13. College Basketball Teams Whose 2014 NCAA Tournament Hopes Are on Life Support

    With less than two weeks before the NCAA tournament field is announced on March 16, a number of teams are clinging to fading hopes of getting into the 68-team field...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 year ago 4,808 reads 3 comments

  14. Ranking the 10 Most Dangerous Mid-Majors in College Basketball Right Now

    Four teams from mid-major conferences have reached the Final Four the past four years, so it is obvious those schools can be dangerous in single-elimination events like the NCAA tournament...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 year ago 3,551 reads 4 comments

  15. Big Ten Basketball: Breaking Down the 2014 Conference Title Race

    As expected, the Big Ten regular-season conference race is coming down to the wire, with five teams still in contention for the regular-season crown...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 year ago 2,756 reads 4 comments

  16. Sochi 2014 Olympic Predictions: 10 Athletes Who Will End USA Medal Droughts

    The Winter Olympics have not been as kind to American athletes as the Summer Games. In fact, the United States has had almost no success in some events of the Winter Games...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 year ago 8,122 reads 1 comments

  17. Olympic Bobsled 2014: Complete Guide for Sochi Winter Olympics

    The high-speed bobsled event begins its run at the Winter Olympics on Feb. 16 and finishes on Feb. 23. Although the sport receives little attention most of the time in the United States, it is put in the spotlight every four years at the Olympics..

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 year ago 26,535 reads 1 comments

  18. Olympic Luge 2014: Complete Guide for Sochi Winter Olympics

    The high-speed and dangerous luge event begins its run at the Winter Olympics on Feb. 8 and finishes on Feb. 13...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 year ago 6,705 reads 4 comments

  19. Australian Open 2104: The Biggest Lessons Learned in Melbourne

    Upsets were rampant in the 2014 Australian Open, and the first Grand Slam event of the year taught us some big lessons about what to expect in 2014 and beyond...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 year ago 2,947 reads 0 comments

  20. Ranking the 10 Greatest Australian Open Finals of All Time

    We can only hope the men's or women's finals at this year's Australian Open will compare favorably with the men's 2012 finals or the women's 1981 title match...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 year ago 14,238 reads 7 comments

  21. The Most Shocking Upsets in Australian Open History

    Roberto Bautista Agut's second-round upset of No. 5 seed Juan Martin del Potro is probably the biggest surprise at this year's Australian Open so far. However, it does not rank among the most shocking upsets in Australian Open history...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 year ago 5,397 reads 14 comments

  22. The 10 Most Memorable Matches in Australian Open History

    Will this year's Australian Open produce any classic moments? Will any matches over the next two weeks rank among the 10 most memorable matches in Australian Open history? The stakes, ...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 year ago 5,095 reads 10 comments

  23. Ranking the 10 Greatest Australian Open Champions in History

    With Novak Djokovic shooting for his fourth straight men's Australian Open title and Serena Williams going for her sixth women's Australian Open crown, it's time to rate the greatest Australian Open champions in history...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 year ago 8,488 reads 30 comments

  24. Early Storylines Emerging at the 2014 Australian Open

    Storylines are already taking shape for the Australian Open, which gets under way on Jan. 13 in Melbourne. We selected eight issues that seem to be gaining traction as the first Grand Slam event of 2014 approaches...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 year ago 7,936 reads 3 comments

  25. One Burning Question for Tennis' Top Stars in 2014

    As the 2014 season and the Australian Open approach, at least one burning question is associated with each of tennis' top stars...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 year ago 5,777 reads 21 comments