1. Athletes Who Are Prone to Delusion

    To be a great athlete—as defined by both talent and production—requires two essential personality traits: confidence and a desire to compete...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 7 months ago 16,924 reads 18 comments

  2. Super Bowl Commercials 2015: Grading the Best and Worst Ads

    The Super Bowl is usually the most watched television event in the U.S. each year, with over 100 million people tuning into the broadcast annually. Some people are in it for the football, while others are just along for the ride...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 7 months ago 459,535 reads 253 comments

  3. 16 Most Notable Super Bowl Scandals

    The Super Bowl is many things—the biggest game of America's most popular sport, a global television event, a pop culture spectacle, a billion dollar enterprise and the list can go on and on...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 7 months ago 110,369 reads 39 comments

  4. 15 Most Divisive Issues in Sports Right Now

    Controversy is no stranger to sports: if success is measured by wins and losses, stats and superlatives; then no possible point of contention goes unnoticed. Like politics and cafeteria lunch specials, everything has two 'sides' in sports...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 7 months ago 28,967 reads 35 comments

  5. 14 Least Apologetic People in Sports

    When famous people have to publicly apologize for something, it never seems like they want to or even believe they need to. The odds are, apologizing is something they were made to do...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 months ago 17,417 reads 25 comments

  6. 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 8 months ago 20,353 reads 12 comments

  7. 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 8 months ago 20,880 reads 42 comments

  8. 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 8 months ago 44,221 reads 27 comments

  9. 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 8 months ago 17,767 reads 18 comments

  10. 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 8 months ago 29,044 reads 17 comments

  11. 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 8 months ago 36,466 reads 11 comments

  12. 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 8 months ago 65,953 reads 11 comments

  13. 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 8 months ago 19,330 reads 23 comments

  14. 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 8 months ago 184,234 reads 94 comments

  15. 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 8 months ago 97,086 reads 121 comments

  16. 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 8 months ago 208,583 reads 121 comments

  17. 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 8 months ago 149,987 reads 42 comments

  18. 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 8 months ago 83,754 reads 40 comments

  19. 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 9 months ago 33,502 reads 6 comments

  20. 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 9 months ago 16,865 reads 15 comments

  21. 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 9 months ago 42,214 reads 16 comments

  22. 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 9 months ago 14,613 reads 22 comments

  23. 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 9 months ago 34,484 reads 10 comments

  24. 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 9 months ago 116,171 reads 72 comments

  25. 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 9 months ago 54,296 reads 13 comments