1. Athletes Celebrate the 4th of July

    The Fourth of July celebrates the moment 13 colonies along the East Coast made their independence from Great Britain official—even if King George III didn't get the memo...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 days ago 180,911 reads 66 comments

  2. Sports Teams That Can't Figure Out How to Rebuild

    Rebuilding implicitly suggests that something has changed—not for the better. Rebuilding means the best days are gone and the possibility of better days rests on an effort to restore what was lost...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 7 days ago 21,470 reads 47 comments

  3. Get in Line If You Want to Fight UFC Superstar Ronda Rousey

    UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey doesn’t mind ruffling a few feathers. In fact, she might like antagonizing the opposition almost as much as she likes making short ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 19 days ago 28,586 reads 22 comments

  4. 20 Cities That Produce the Most Superstars

    Legends are born when someone does something extraordinary—and the story is told over and over. Few legends, however, survive from one generation to another without a place that make the person and feat relevant...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 21 days ago 31,968 reads 48 comments

  5. 20 Biggest Disappointments in American Sports Since 2000

    Disappointment is no stranger to sports. Being disappointed or being a disappointment is the other half of the double helix that is the genetic makeup of sports...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 26 days ago 24,021 reads 45 comments

  6. Classic Sports Logos That Should Never Have Changed

    When it comes to uniforms in sports, the powers that be tend to overthink things on occasion. Every now and again, they come up with a change that is well-received, but more often ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 29 days ago 34,468 reads 31 comments

  7. Strange Things That Can Happen on a Golf Course

    The PGA Tour is not the Stanley Cup Final—the top two money leaders don’t end the season by playing full-contact golf until someone wins four holes...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 25,829 reads 8 comments

  8. 15 Times Shaq Proved He's the Greatest

    He may not be in the NBA Hall of Fame yet—due to time restrictions and nothing else—but Shaquille O’Neal is one of the greatest things to happen in the entire history of sports...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 15,777 reads 11 comments

  9. Funniest Self-Preservation 'I'd Rather Not' Sports Moments

    The athlete is someone who isn’t afraid of twisting an ankle on chewed-up turf, someone who steps up to the plate despite the fact that a grown man is about to throw an heater over the inside corner...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 30,408 reads 15 comments

  10. 10 Blockbuster Trades That Just Didn't Work out

    The "quick fix" is always the perfect solution—in theory. But if the results were always as good as the idea, then there would be no "quick" fix. It would just simply be… fixed ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 39,305 reads 60 comments

  11. 10 Athletes Right Now That No One Can Figure Out

    For coaches and scouts, assessing athletes has become a science. Maybe it’s not an absolute science, but a science nonetheless. When billions of dollars are at stake, knowing everything possible about every man on your roster is essential...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 16,097 reads 24 comments

  12. The Best- and Worst-Cast Roles in 15 Great Sports Movies

    A movie is less a thing than a formula. The best movies never lack for one of the fundamental elements of a good film: a strong script, smart director and great cast...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 41,232 reads 110 comments

  13. 15 Certified American Treasures in Sports

    Not every American treasure is found on a map drawn from a convoluted set of riddles and other clues uncovered by Nicholas Cage...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 21,253 reads 43 comments

  14. The Most Infamous Parties in Sports History

    Athletes and other prominent members of the sports world generally have much better jobs than us, and definitely have more money. They have power, influence and a level of celebrity us plebs couldn’t possibly comprehend...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 24,005 reads 9 comments

  15. NFL Rookies You Should Be Following on Social Media

    With thousands of professional athletes already on social media and new classes joining their ranks each year, it’s impossible to keep tabs on all of them—and nearly impossible to even keep tabs on the small percentage worth following...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 8,806 reads 3 comments

  16. Best Animal Traditions in Sports

    Collegiate athletics simply wouldn’t be the same without tradition. Remove tradition from the equation and all of the passion and pageantry that make college football and basketball ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 month ago 11,429 reads 18 comments

  17. Social Media's Most Hated List: Sports Edition

    The men and women of the sports world—be they athletes, analysts, owners or even the people who love them—who tend to take an extreme amount of heat (usually on Twitter), often for merely opening their mouths...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 20,958 reads 49 comments

  18. Most Inglorious Exits in Sports

    The end of something isn't always as important as its beginning, but how it ends can ruin the entire lot, or reaffirm the greatness of something great. This is why fireworks shows have grand finales and waffle cones sell themselves...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 12,925 reads 15 comments

  19. Sports Stars and Athletes Hanging at the Kentucky Derby

    With the hats, glamour and celebrity all surrounding the event at Churchill Downs, the Kentucky Derby is one of two days a year American sports fans gather together to get drunk on mint juleps and pretend we all care about horse racing...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 91,886 reads 11 comments

  20. NFL Draft 2015: Weirdest and Funniest First-Round Moments

    It doesn’t matter how scandalous 2014 was for the NFL , reports of the league’s impending demise have been greatly exaggerated...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 33,913 reads 8 comments

  21. Celebrities Who Became Wannabe Athletes

    We all yearn to have a career that doesn't feel like work—to earn a living doing something that we not only have a natural talent for but also love to do...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 21,947 reads 18 comments

  22. Team Pacquiao vs. The Money Team: Who Is Hollywood Pulling For?

    This Saturday, after six years of "will they or won't they" speculation, boxing superstars Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao will square off in the highly anticipated Fight of the Century in Las Vegas...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 45,098 reads 27 comments

  23. The Summer of Rob Gronkowski Is Endless

    Much has been made of the “ Summer of Gronk, ” which has really reached new heights this offseason but has been an annual tradition dating back years...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 2 months ago 17,123 reads 21 comments

  24. Sports Stars Who Have REALLY Enjoyed the Offseason

    The dreaded offseason—in professional sports, the offseason is when fans mourn the season that could have been, or begin grappling with the emotional burden of success...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 months ago 21,139 reads 12 comments

  25. Athletes Tweeting Very Cryptic Messages on Twitter

    Social media platforms like Twitter have given athletes and celebrities, not to mention the rest of us plebs, an audience for all the most ridiculous and inane thoughts to be shared with the world...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 3 months ago 13,758 reads 12 comments