1. Manchester United Manager Jose Mourinho Restricts Player Use of 'Pokemon Go'

    Pokemon Go is everywhere, sports included. It has even made its way inside stadiums. Mike Trout, for instance, apparently brought his enthusiasm for the game into the Los ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 6 days ago 58,338 reads 66 comments

  2. Stephen Curry and Justin Timberlake Make Plays at Celebrity Golf Tournament

    Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry appears to be having a lot of fun at the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship Tournament in Nevada this weekend...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 7 days ago 91,378 reads 67 comments

  3. 12 Most Polarizing Sports Issues of the Past Year

    Are superteams the most polarizing issue in sports right now? What about the ongoing old school vs. new school debate about bat flips, dabs and the like? Sports are wonderful for ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 8 days ago 6,948 reads 7 comments

  4. 11 Ways 'Pokemon Go' Has Taken over Sports

    Pokemon Go has taken over. To say it has reached a level of hysteria would be an understatement. You might even be sick of reading about it, but the craze is so encompassing, ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 9 days ago 10,171 reads 6 comments

  5. Incredible Gold-Medal Streaks on the Line in Rio

    The South Korean women's archery team will go for its eighth straight gold medal in Rio. Um, what? To even compete in multiple Olympics is incredible. To win gold at all is incredible, to win three in a row even more so...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 10 days ago 4,661 reads 4 comments

  6. How to Stay Classy During a Sports Breakup

    Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat have broken up. Someone get the tissue! While sad, Wade's departure is all too familiar in the sports world...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 10 days ago 5,181 reads 9 comments

  7. Kevin Durant Was Impressed by Tom Brady During Celtics' Free-Agency Pitch

    More than one NBA team brought their big guns to the Kevin Durant free-agency party, held in the Hamptons in early July. The Golden State Warriors brought NBA MVP Stephen Curry and his fellow All-Stars, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 12 days ago 123,115 reads 235 comments

  8. HS Football Coach Corey Fuller Gives Intense, Motivating Speech

    Corey Fuller is a former NFL defensive back who now coaches football at East Gadsden High School in Havana, Florida. And he's apparently an incredible motivator...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 12 days ago 4,250 reads 0 comments

  9. Virgin Media Releases Amazing Ad Featuring Usain Bolt

    If an advertiser wants to demonstrate speed, there's no better athlete to use in a commercial than Usain Bolt . The Jamaican sprinter and reigning world's fastest man is the star of a new ad for Virgin Media's broadband services...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 12 days ago 8,315 reads 5 comments

  10. Donald Trump Makes Undertaker-Themed Entrance at Republican National Convention

    Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican nominee for president of the United States, could be described as a sports guy...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 12 days ago 47,591 reads 0 comments

  11. Colin Cowherd: 'I'd Take Phil Mickelson's Career over Tiger's'

    Fox Sports personality Colin Cowherd is known to have bold takes from time to time, but his statement about Phil Mickelson 's career in comparison to Tiger Woods ' is a real doozy...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 12 days ago 10,147 reads 31 comments

  12. Carolina Panthers Owner Jerry Richardson Gets Wild Statue for 80th Birthday

    Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson has been with the team since its inception in 1993. To commemorate Richardson's commitment to the team—and his 80th birthday—the ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 12 days ago 24,613 reads 46 comments

  13. House of Highlights Video Shows Incredible Athleticism of 'Real-Life Superhero'

    If you're into incredible physical feats, this highlight video is for you. Check out 2J Pantoja pulling off a series of flips, twists, pull-ups and other incredible stunts that will most likely make you feel decidedly unathletic...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 12 days ago 9,316 reads 9 comments

  14. Yankees Closer Aroldis Chapman Hurls 105 MPH Fastball vs. Orioles

    Breaking news: Aroldis Chapman can make baseballs go fast. The New York Yankees closer has thrown most of MLB 's fastest pitches in 2016 (shoutout to Mauricio Cabrera of the Atlanta Braves for cracking the top 10)...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 12 days ago 48,065 reads 12 comments

  15. George Hill Found Out He Was Traded to Utah in a Voicemail from Larry Bird

    Yes, the sports world is fast-paced, and player transactions can happen quickly—but there's got to be a better way...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 12 days ago 342,916 reads 75 comments

  16. Athletes Are Just Like Us: 2016 Edition

    LeBron James doesn't like to use his phone if he's not in Wi-Fi range. Novak Djokovic rides public transportation. Sometimes, for the occasional brief moment, it's possible to forget these are worldwide superstar millionaires...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 13 days ago 25,761 reads 13 comments

  17. Mark Wahlberg: Roger Goodell Tried to Block NFL Player Cameos on HBO's 'Ballers'

    Plenty of NFL players have made cameos on HBO's comedy series Ballers , including Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown and Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 15 days ago 39,364 reads 21 comments

  18. Johnny Manziel Plays 'Pokemon Go' at Von Miller's ESPYs Party

    Pokemon Go is everywhere. The new mobile game craze makes the Running Man Challenge look positively boring. So it comes as little surprise that the world's hottest game would eventually collide with a man who can't stay out of the news...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 15 days ago 308,588 reads 146 comments

  19. Deontay Wilder to Honor the Late Muhammad Ali in Fight vs. Chris Arreola

    Deontay Wilder will wear some extra special gear when he defends his WBC heavyweight title against Chris Arreola Saturday night in Birmingham, Alabama...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 15 days ago 6,644 reads 9 comments

  20. Damian Lillard Brings Fellow NBA Players on Stage at 1st Live Rap Concert

    Damian Lillard is actually a talented rapper—unlike some NBA stars who have dabbled in the music scene...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 15 days ago 83,817 reads 105 comments

  21. Phil Jackson Advocates for NBA 4-Point Line, Longer Shot Clock

    The Stephen Currys and Klay Thompsons of the world are making NBA three-pointers more commonplace. How long until the game evolves to include a four-point line? Perhaps not long, if it was left up to Phil Jackson ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 15 days ago 18,641 reads 32 comments

  22. 17 'Masterminds' Who Run Sports Right Now

    Mastermind (mas-ter-mahynd) noun . A person who originates or is primarily responsible for the execution of a particular idea, project or the like...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 16 days ago 7,042 reads 27 comments

  23. 13 Impossible Standards Set for Athletes

    Who does Kevin Durant think he is—teaming up with former competitors? The life of an elite athlete is a tough one. Yes, really...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 17 days ago 17,714 reads 32 comments

  24. Mark Cuban Makes Joke About Thon Maker's Age

    There has been some controversy surrounding the age of Milwaukee Bucks rookie Thon Maker. Maker's age is listed at 19 years, but that number was questioned leading up to the NBA draft...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 17 days ago 14,826 reads 12 comments

  25. No Athlete Was Safe in John Cena's Hilarious ESPYs Monologue

    John Cena was nervous about his ESPYs hosting gig. In June, he said on Good Morning America he had "already sweat through two suits," per ABC News . "I'm just trying to make it through," he quipped...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 17 days ago 132,214 reads 15 comments