1. 12 Social Media Sports Creepers

    Cardale Jones hit on Ronda Rousey via Twitter, but it really wasn't that bad, at least not compared to sports' other social media creepers...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 18,567 reads 12 comments

  2. How Superstars Spend the Offseason

    What do you do with time off work? Relax, play some golf, maybe take a little trip? Well, LeBron James goes to movie premieres, and Jonathan Toews goes wakeboarding with the Stanley Cup...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 25,376 reads 20 comments

  3. 14 Things in Sports That Will Never Get Old

    Some things in sports will never get old. No matter how many basketball players achieve a slam dunk, fans are still amazed by the feat. No matter how many times you stand up for the seventh-inning stretch, you keep doing it with a smile, every time...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 36,400 reads 29 comments

  4. Fans Who Are More Dedicated Than You

    Are you more dedicated than the World Cup eagle? The McCovey Cove diver? To what lengths would you go to support your team? How much time and effort would you spend, or how drastic ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 8,123 reads 5 comments

  5. Athletes Who Found One Last Burst of Greatness

    Los Angeles Angels' Albert Pujols is experiencing a career resurgence in this, his 15th MLB season. But will it be his one, last burst of greatness? Many athletes over the years have shown they can still perform at a high level even amid advancing age.

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 20,469 reads 25 comments

  6. 16 Times Athletes' Hips Didn't Lie

    Michael Bennett might take the cake when it comes to athletes who can really shake their hips. Some others might not be quite as naturally gifted, but either way, these 16 athletes went all in on their dance moves...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 19,830 reads 5 comments

  7. Biggest One-Game Star-Making Performances in Sports

    Carli Lloyd was a great soccer player before the Women's World Cup Final, but her historic performance on the big stage elevated her into immortality...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 21,621 reads 36 comments

  8. 12 Rules for Losing Gracefully

    Japan may have lost the Women's World Cup final, but they lost gracefully. And let's face it: Unless you're the 1972 Miami Dolphins, losing is just a part of sports...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 31,053 reads 32 comments

  9. 16 Times That Players Needed to Log Off

    The Internet is a dangerous place. Social media sites in particular make it easy for high-profile athletes to publicly say something they might regret, embarrass themselves or, worst of all, offend someone...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 19,604 reads 0 comments

  10. 13 Athlete Acting Cameos That Didn't Suck

    LeBron James has what we'll call an extended cameo in the upcoming film Trainwreck , and based on the trailer , he may actually have some acting chops. This is not meant to be offensive toward any athletes whose cameos weren't incredible...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 42,793 reads 27 comments

  11. 14 Super-Obvious Sports Humblebrags

    The humblebrag is not dead—it's just usually more well-disguised. Not for these 14 sports figures, though. One of the worst things about humblebrags is their regular confusion with just straight-up, outright brags...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 12,842 reads 10 comments

  12. 10 Kids Looking Like Their Favorite Athletes

    It wouldn't be easy to pull off a spot-on "Birdman" Andersen costume, but one little Miami Heat fan did it—tattoos and all...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 9,335 reads 8 comments

  13. 2015 NBA Draft Suits: Grades for the Best and Worst Draft-Day Attire

    Over the years, the NBA draft has morphed into something like the Academy Awards. Basketball's brightest young stars take the stage for their big moment, and, naturally, they want to look their best...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 122,821 reads 82 comments

  14. Superstar Athletes Who Kept Finishing Second

    Jack Nicklaus won an astonishing 18 golf majors, but did you know he also came in second 19 times? People don't usually remember the person who came in second place, but plenty of sports superstars have stood on that silver podium over the years...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 18,157 reads 21 comments

  15. For the Haters: 13 Athletes Who Silenced the Critics

    They said Draymond Green was a role player . They said Bryce Harper was overrated . So, what now? Athletes are subject to a lot of criticism, mostly because of a high degree of media visibility and extremely passionate fans...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 18,089 reads 44 comments

  16. 9 Athletes with the Most Outgoing Style

    Many athletes are fashion-conscious these days, but not all are notably outgoing. This isn't so much about the Matt Kemps and Tyson Chandlers, who just always look sharp; this is about athletes who really push boundaries...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 13,264 reads 6 comments

  17. Sports Fads That Died Off in a Hurry

    Fads, by definition, don't last. No one really "Kaepernicks" anymore, and tennis players definitely don't wear jorts. Don't get me wrong—some sports fads don't appear to be going anywhere...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 44,653 reads 19 comments

  18. Star Athletes and Their Childhood Sports Heroes

    Did you know Bryce Harper idolized Mickey Mantle growing up? What about J.J. Watt and Reggie White? Many people have heroes—people they looked up to and idolized growing up...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 18,050 reads 20 comments

  19. Bizarre Championship Celebrations

    Chicago Blackhawks fans filled the head coach's lawn with toilet paper to celebrate a Stanley Cup victory. Bizarre, right? Winning a championship in sports is a big deal, and it's no easy feat...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 34,730 reads 1 comments

  20. Most Fearsome Papa (and Mama) Bears in Sports

    If there's one thing America has learned this NBA season, it's to not mess with Draymond Green's mom. Many parents of athletes are involved—attending games, providing support and just generally acting as their children's biggest fans...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 15,658 reads 18 comments

  21. Epic Sports Meltdown Hall of Fame

    Torii Hunter's recent strip-down at Target Field was epic, but it's a bit early to call it a Hall of Fame performance. After all, there have been a crazy amount of epic meltdowns in sports...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 23,313 reads 18 comments

  22. 13 Sports-Related Jobs Nobody Wants

    The FIFA presidency is high-profile, but would you want that job right now? Sure, to some degree, any job in sports would be cool. Then again, the reality doesn't always live up to the hype...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 43,434 reads 33 comments

  23. Sports 'Sins' You'll Never Live Down

    Some errors in sports are more unforgivable than others. For instance, if you screw up the national anthem or score an own goal, good luck living that down for a while. The caveat here is, of course everything is forgivable...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 23,290 reads 17 comments

  24. Stealing First and Other Random Sports Accomplishments

    Joey Votto walked on three balls, in a way stealing first base. Was it a great achievement? No, but it sure was random. Here are a few other unusual sports feats, a few of which you might never see again...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 15,462 reads 6 comments

  25. Biggest Villains in Sports Today

    Sports are like fairy tales—there are heroes, and there are villains. In the complicated landscape of sports, these roles are often changing...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 31,007 reads 45 comments