1. 20 Life Lessons That Don't Work in Sports

    Cliches may elicit groans or beg for a more contemporary replacement, but there's a reason why they persist despite being almost universally loathed. Cliches often hold true, regardless of how clumsy they seem in the 21st century...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 9 months ago 61,279 reads 11 comments

  2. The Most Beat to Hell Athletes in Sports

    Injuries are the worst . Injuries gave us Bo Jackson and his unfinished legacy, Kerry Wood's epically frustrating MLB career and Mario Lemieux's continuously interrupted greatness...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 9 months ago 58,106 reads 53 comments

  3. Athletes Who Actually Make Funny Commercials

    When someone lands an acting gig, and his day job is anything besides "actor," he's graded on a generous curve. This holds true for summer blockbusters and local commercials alike...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 9 months ago 7,227 reads 7 comments

  4. Sports Valentine's Day Cards

    Valentine's Day is very nearly upon us, which means men (and probably plenty of women) all over this great continent are about to embark on a last-minute scramble to pick up some ridiculous ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 9 months ago 102,046 reads 21 comments

  5. The Worst Places to Host a Major Sporting Event

    If the Sochi Olympics have reminded of us anything, it’s that when it comes to hosting a major sporting event, not all countries or cities are created equal...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 7,813 reads 2 comments

  6. Weirdest Feuds in Sports

    Athletes always seem to be feuding with someone these days thanks to social media outlets like Twitter and Facebook that, for better or worse, provide instant gratification to any athlete who wants to take his or her beef public...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 89,578 reads 27 comments

  7. The 20 Biggest #SochiProblems

    With the opening ceremony already behind us, the Sochi Olympics have officially begun. Although the competition is starting, the ongoing and ever-growing list of #SochiProblems continues to dominate the headlines...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 238,188 reads 153 comments

  8. 20 Sports Videos You Would Die Trying to Recreate

    There's no shortage of jaw-dropping videos capturing insane feats of athleticism, daredevil stunts and crazy impressive tricks...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 13,274 reads 5 comments

  9. 25 Pics of Fans Being Brought to Tears

    If you’re doing it right, being a sports fan is often an emotional roller coaster. Things can change drastically from season to season, game to game and sometimes even moment to moment...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 4,013 reads 9 comments

  10. Best Trolls in Sports

    Once a mythical monster, the term “troll” has been redefined for the modern age as a very real being. Today a troll is a flamethrower, a trash-talker, a mudslinger and any other synonym for a person who enjoys stirring the pot...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 51,556 reads 35 comments

  11. Super Bowl Commercials 2014: Grading Best and Most Memorable 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 10 months ago 535,603 reads 189 comments

  12. Even More Insane Athlete Purchases

    Early last year I published “ 25 Insane Athlete Purchases ,” which was popular because the public likes to know what athletes are wasting their piles of money on. It was kind of like a supermarket tabloid for sports fans...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 205,234 reads 40 comments

  13. Sports Mascots You Had No Idea Existed

    Unless you sleep on a bag of ice or arrive at social gatherings on the arm of a falconer, there's not much dignity in being a team mascot, especially if you're toiling away in relative obscurity...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 101,369 reads 35 comments

  14. Power Ranking the Best Winter Olympic Sports

    The Winter Olympics are, without question, a little less flashy and a lot less sexy than the Summer Olympics. The winter games have well under half the number of events and the snow and ice focus makes what they do feel a little repetitive...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 14,185 reads 18 comments

  15. The Biggest Sore Losers in Sports

    Losing stinks. It's awful—it ignites all those raw, instinctual emotions that managed to survive man's transformation from fearsome hunter-gatherers to mobile-phone perusing drinkers of lattes...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 80,964 reads 57 comments

  16. Wives and Girlfriends of the 2014 Super Bowl

    Super Bowl XLVIII is gearing up to be an all-time classic matchup; it not only features the two most dominant teams of the 2013-14 NFL season, but it also includes an array of intriguing matchups that should have any real football fan salivating...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 155,261 reads 26 comments

  17. Extreme Makeover: Sports Edition

    No one expects a sports star to be a style pioneer, because they aren't paid to look good —they're paid to win...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 7,644 reads 6 comments

  18. The Cheapest Things in Sports

    Sports enrich the lives of millions of fans in countless different ways. The teams we love give us something to watch, a reason to cheer and an excuse to get together with friends ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 7,987 reads 12 comments

  19. More Rich Athletes of Instagram

    For most social media-savvy people, Instagram is a virtual wasteland of drunken, sweaty group selfies, duck-face holdovers, random acts of nutty and the merely mundane. That doesn't take away from the fact that Instagram is convenient and amusing...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 57,732 reads 20 comments

  20. 20 Hilarious Sports Incidents That Were Totally Worth the Fine

    There are a lot of things players get fined for that draw the well-earned consternation of fans. Ill-timed penalties that extend game-winning drives, technical fouls that get a player ...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 73,418 reads 25 comments

  21. 50 Things That Terrify Athletes

    Many athletes, whether they play at the college or professional level, are automatically assumed to be tough guys. And, more often than not, they probably are to some extent—some to a further extent than others...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 97,638 reads 44 comments

  22. The Most Painful Cheap Shots in Sports

    Rules are the reason why most sports maintain some sense of decency and decorum. Without rules, all sports—from football to pickleball—would descend into anarchy...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 11,405 reads 16 comments

  23. 30 Deleted Sports Tweets You Were Never Supposed to See

    Think before you tweet. It seems like such a simple and easy to follow warning on the surface, but for some reason…isn’t. These days there are are far too many people who, for whatever reason, are unable to comprehend basic instructions...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 215,588 reads 61 comments

  24. 20 Perfectly Crazy Coach Faces

    Not every coach's face is so uniquely recognizable that it inspires a nickname like "The Chin", but most coaches spend more than a little time in front of a camera. In front of lots of cameras...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 20,538 reads 21 comments

  25. How Do These Guys Have Jobs?

    In the real world, people are usually fired if they make a habit of getting arrested, routinely demonstrate an inability to perform their duties, abuse their coworkers or subordinates or prove themselves to be untrustworthy scam artists...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 10 months ago 11,758 reads 12 comments