1. Super Fans That Are Way More Committed to Their Team Than You Are

    The average sports fan dedicates more time, money and energy supporting their favorite team than they’re comfortable admitting...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 16,760 reads 24 comments

  2. Ranking Manning Commercials from Worst to First

    When Peyton Manning walks away from the NFL, he will leave the game as a surefire Hall of Famer and one of greatest pro quarterbacks ever...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 55,126 reads 39 comments

  3. 10 Saddest Comeback Fails in Sports

    America loves a comeback story almost as much as it loves an underdog, because both are essentially about the same thing: defying the odds...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 36,114 reads 13 comments

  4. You Had One Job: Sports Edition

    The bait ball exists as an effective survival strategy for fish at the bottom of the food chain for a reason: Putting yourself out there is a risky proposition...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 11 months ago 30,511 reads 8 comments

  5. 10 Athletes Who Need a Change in Scenery

    When an athlete’s career has unequivocally reached a low point—when there is no legitimate reason to believe that a season of personal worsts is an aberration rather than ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 11 months ago 25,006 reads 26 comments

  6. Should I Stay or Should I Go: Athletes Who Can't Walk Away

    In an ideal world, a career isn’t something with an expiration date—you do your job because you love it, not just because it pays the bills. For most, however, working is a phase of life to be followed by retirement...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 11 months ago 113,778 reads 39 comments

  7. Athletes Peddling Dubious Health Treatments

    Despite the celebrity status, big-name athletes seem to have more cache with average Americans than their cohorts from Hollywood or the Executive Suite...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 11 months ago 31,586 reads 3 comments

  8. Do's and Don'ts of Catching a Foul Ball

    Baseball players get paid millions to catch foul balls, which means there isn’t a substantial list of do’s and don’ts to consider. When catching the ball impacts both personal stats and the outcome of a game, "do" is the only option...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 11 months ago 7,034 reads 3 comments

  9. 15 Reasons Why Your Favorite Team Secretly Hates You

    Let’s be real. Sports fans, as a whole, are an exceptionally obnoxious bunch. While our favorite teams and players can definitely bring out the best in us, they can just as easily bring out our absolute worst...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 11 months ago 25,418 reads 13 comments

  10. Social Media Mayhem: Most Infamous Sports Posts Ever

    The sports universe is a fascinating amalgam of entertainment, humanity and market economics. It may share real estate with Hollywood and Wall Street, but nothing is quite like the space it occupies...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 11 months ago 11,705 reads 7 comments

  11. Sports Franchises That Will Try Anything to Sell More Tickets

    Sports franchises benefit from the romanticism of athletic competition because the pageantry easily obscures the business of running a team...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 11 months ago 9,425 reads 7 comments

  12. Sports' Biggest Guilty Pleasures

    Let's face it: The life of a sports fan can be surprisingly exhausting. Depending on how many teams you support, nearly every month of the year can be a cavalcade of emotion as your ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 11 months ago 22,600 reads 11 comments

  13. Best of Summer TBT on Instagram

    The whole of social media has really embraced Throwback Thursday. Each week, feeds on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are awash with photos that are high on nostalgia and low on clarity...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 11 months ago 20,905 reads 28 comments

  14. Stuff Athletes Might Regret Buying If They Went Broke

    We all need to let go every now and again; and whether that means going out to dinner or spending two weeks at a resort in Ko Samui, letting go costs money. It only becomes a problem when treating yourself means not paying the bills...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 11 months ago 24,354 reads 22 comments

  15. 17 Athletes Who Don't Take It Easy on Kids

    Regardless of whether someone is playing a pickup game of basketball at the YMCA or just inked his first pro contract, he's expected to play “to the whistle...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 12 months ago 14,985 reads 19 comments

  16. Athletes Are Just Like Us: Pointing at Stuff Edition

    This one is, admittedly, pretty random. But as someone who spends an inordinate amount of time on social media, both personally and professionally, noticing the many ways in which professional athletes are just like us has become a regular thing...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 12 months ago 9,423 reads 10 comments

  17. How Sports Teams Got Their Names

    Most sports fans don’t invest the same amount of time and thought into how their favorite team’s name came to be as they do on matters of immediate relevance, like position battles and ticket prices...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 12 months ago 30,518 reads 26 comments

  18. Best and Worst Attempts at Gamesmanship

    In sports, someone is always looking for an edge—for some weakness to exploit and gain the upper hand. The tactics behind the strategy can be physical, psychological, schematic or something else altogether...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 12 months ago 36,134 reads 15 comments

  19. Athletes with Weird Eating Quirks

    Some people will try anything that’s put on a plate at least once; most people know what kind of foods they like and don’t feel the need to test the boundaries created by a lifetime of eating...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 12 months ago 21,479 reads 15 comments

  20. 10 Athletes Fans Just Couldn't Stay Mad At

    Sports fans live vicariously through the athletes who make or break a season—at least on game day. It’s simply the nature of being a fan...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 12 months ago 28,878 reads 16 comments

  21. 20 Mind-Bending Sports Facts

    Facts can be your best friend or your greatest enemy—it all depends on the situation. Of course, sometimes "the facts" aren’t really the facts , which makes knowing how ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 12 months ago 26,248 reads 24 comments

  22. The Sports World's Most Enthusiastic 'Villains'

    In sports, someone always has to be the villain, even if it’s by default. It’s the nature of competition—when someone wins, someone else loses...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 year ago 23,483 reads 32 comments

  23. Coolest Athlete Celebration Blowouts

    Anyone can throw a party, but few stations in life bring together as many party-friendly elements as does that of the athlete. Sports stars typically have some combination of youth, fame, wealth and a legit reason to celebrate...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 year ago 11,737 reads 1 comments

  24. 15 Athletes Who Are Having the Best Summer Ever

    Unless you’re a school teacher, the moment you trade textbooks and report cards for an office and annual performance reviews signals the death of the summer we took for granted—the summer we couldn’t wait to start and hated to end...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 year ago 16,231 reads 29 comments

  25. Stock Up, Stock Down for 2015 Sports Stars So Far

    It’s not easy to wrap your head around the fact that 2015 is closer to being over than when it began...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 year ago 9,437 reads 19 comments