1. Athletes and Sports Figures Who Apologized for Inappropriate Jokes

    A really good joke, even if it's edgy, is rarely something you have to apologize for, because laughter softens the edge. Laughter makes the punch line the focus, rather than the joke itself...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 4 months ago 20,318 reads 12 comments

  2. Most Infamous Owners in Sports History

    When it comes to owning a sports franchise, there is no universal template for success, or even style. For both historically successful teams and those mired in mediocrity, there are examples of owners of every conceivable approach...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 4 months ago 20,858 reads 42 comments

  3. Most Ridiculously Clutch Movie Athletes Ever

    An athlete in a movie is not an actual athlete, they're a character—even if the actor playing the role is an actual athlete off the screen...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 5 months ago 44,162 reads 27 comments

  4. 50 Athletes You Should Be Following on Twitter in 2015

    Ignore for a moment the desire to gain more Twitter followers. It’s tough, because followers are the currency of Twitter, but think about it—how do you spend your time ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 5 months ago 17,620 reads 18 comments

  5. Things in Sports Social Media Ruined

    The rise of social media as a part of our life, culture and—of course —sports, has been awesome in so many ways...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 5 months ago 28,758 reads 17 comments

  6. Athlete Awkward Family Photos #TBT

    When the word awkward is used to describe something, it's not usually with a positive connotation. No one ever calls a piece of pizza "awkward," unless they're talking about the logistics of eating a jumbo slice...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 5 months ago 36,444 reads 11 comments

  7. Inspirational Sports Quotes to Kick off Your Year

    It's a new year—the next 12 months are a veritable blank slate, primed with new goals and new opportunities that will make 2014 jealous, because you and 2015 are super-tight bros who do amazing things together...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 5 months ago 64,995 reads 10 comments

  8. Athletes Hanging Out with Drake

    At this point, it’s been well established that rapper Drake, the former child star of Degrassi: The Next Generation and the Canadian troublemaker responsible for the YOLO craze ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 5 months ago 19,313 reads 23 comments

  9. Athletes Celebrating New Year's

    New Year's is an easy holiday to celebrate. Whether you truly believe it or not, the new year represents an opportunity to wipe the slate clean and, even if it's just for a moment, have an undefeated record for New Year's resolutions...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 5 months ago 184,195 reads 94 comments

  10. 50 Best Sports Pics of 2014

    Taken literally, a year is a measurement of time—12 months, divided into 365 days, which are broken into 8,760 hours (if you're counting.) But we all know a year is something much more than a way to quantify earth's transit around the sun...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 5 months ago 96,973 reads 121 comments

  11. Athletes Celebrating Christmas

    Social media apps like Instagram have created an era where athletes have an unprecedented platform for sharing their life and thoughts in words, images and sounds—and have given sports fans unprecedented access to athletes' lives in real time...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 5 months ago 208,556 reads 121 comments

  12. 20 Women Who Ruled Sports in 2014

    Whether or not it’s fair, it’s a fact that the multibillion-dollar sports industry is a world dominated by men. The highest paid athletes in the world are men...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 5 months ago 149,927 reads 42 comments

  13. Best Sports Quotes of the Year

    There are no shortage of opportunities to speak your mind if you're an athlete, coach, manager, reporter or someone who otherwise dedicates their life and career to a sport...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 5 months ago 83,663 reads 40 comments

  14. Athletes Are Just Like Us: Winter Edition

    Elite athletes are in a unique position—often wealthy once they go pro, their rare talent and status put them in the same segment of society as billionaire executives, show business celebrities, and the born rich and famous...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 6 months ago 33,475 reads 6 comments

  15. What the Hell Is That: Sports Edition

    The sports universe has never met a euphemism it didn’t love—not only do athletes, coaches, journalists and other familiar figures love euphemisms, they’re not afraid squeeze the life out of them with overuse...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 6 months ago 16,864 reads 15 comments

  16. Most Basic Bros in Sports

    At this point, most everyone has heard more than enough about the female version of the basic bro—let’s call it the basic broad...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 6 months ago 42,166 reads 16 comments

  17. Athletes with Snakes

    You've heard the old saying: "Get photographed with a snake; it's like holding a smile." As you very well know, nobody says that. Yet there is no shortage of photos out there of athletes with a serpent—because it works somehow...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 6 months ago 14,583 reads 22 comments

  18. Sports' Craziest Mascots Explained

    On first blush, sports mascots are anything but enigmatic—ridiculous, yes, but far from being something compelling enough to warrant digging a little deeper. It's understandable...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 6 months ago 34,450 reads 10 comments

  19. Athletes on Thanksgiving

    If I told you Thanksgiving is an underrated holiday, you would probably say, "Whaaaat? Everybody loves Thanksgiving!" And you'd be right, everybody does love it...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 6 months ago 116,158 reads 72 comments

  20. 15 Shameless Attempts at Self-Promotion

    The desire to make a buck off of anything is not a uniquely American trait—it's a human condition...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 6 months ago 54,266 reads 13 comments

  21. 15 Sports Stars Who Don't Let Hate Affect Them

    There is nothing strange or unfamiliar about hate in sports—loyalties, rivalries and all of the other things that put the "bad" in "bad blood" make certain athletes and fans invest some amount of time and energy into being a hater...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 6 months ago 53,694 reads 56 comments

  22. Awesome Athlete Childhood Sports Photos

    So much about sports is about the here and now ; what have you done for me lately ? And in this universe where all things are virtually locked in present tense, an athlete's life and career seems to begin and end with their career...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 6 months ago 21,128 reads 11 comments

  23. 45 Athletes with Hall of Fame Swag

    There is no shortage of athletes with swag. Confidence, talent and, of course, a little ching are a tried-and-true formula...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 6 months ago 13,275 reads 14 comments

  24. 15 Instances When It's Actually OK to Cry in Sports

    So much of the language of sports is about toughness—we talk about a team being in "gut check" mode, or an athlete "playing through injury." Win or lose, players and coaches are expected to move on to the next battle...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 7 months ago 18,410 reads 22 comments

  25. Athletes with Glorious Media Rooms

    You can't see every game—in every league—in person, even if you wanted to. So, the next best thing to attending a live sporting event is watching it in HD on the big ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 7 months ago 9,550 reads 6 comments