1. Celebrity Selfies at Sporting Events

    There are plenty of photos of celebrities at sporting events, but truly special are the celebrity selfies. Standard celebrity shots are more for the benefit of us laypeople. We're like, “Jay Z and Beyonce are at a Nets game...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 70,631 reads 25 comments

  2. Athletes Doing Strange Things on Instagram

    Instagram: a place for your favorite athletes to put their strange on display. Sports figures often have thousands or even millions of followers—I guess their lives are more interesting than the rest of ours...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 25,609 reads 8 comments

  3. 15 Mistakes in Sports Movies

    Mistakes in sports movies are more common than you might think. I’m not talking about major changes to the truth—certain liberties taken to add dramatic effect...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 103,040 reads 53 comments

  4. The Smartest Pets in Sports

    We humans, we think we are so smart—but some animals may be closer to our intelligence level than we think...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 9,452 reads 4 comments

  5. Strange Post-Career Athlete Decisions

    After retirement, these athletes made some pretty weird decisions. Many athletes take a new career path post-retirement—after all, most professional athletes only play a few years in their respective sport...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 30,845 reads 28 comments

  6. Worst-Dressed Athletes in Sports Right Now

    The worst-dressed athletes in sports today are an interesting bunch. Guys like Russell Westbrook use their celebrity to make a statement. His style may be confusing to some, but he certainly is no follower...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 27,917 reads 16 comments

  7. 20 Tweets Sports Figures Immediately Regretted

    Here is a story about an athlete: Player X posts a tweet, immediately regrets said tweet, deletes tweet and, finally, deals with out-of-proportion media backlash anyway...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 51,797 reads 33 comments

  8. Worst Questions Ever Asked at a Sports Press Conference

    Sometimes you have to feel bad for athletes, particularly when they are forced to answer terrible questions at press conferences—questions about snake venom or strip clubs, for example...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 56,159 reads 23 comments

  9. Athletes Even Your Mom Knows About

    These athletes are so big that their fame has gone beyond sport. I have no doubt there are a lot of moms who dig sports, so please, I mean no offense...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 3,800 reads 10 comments

  10. The Weirdest Things Ever Wagered on Sporting Events

    Betting and sports go together like Bill Belichick and hoodies —but sometimes, instead of just making things interesting, the wagering parties like to makes things very interesting...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 4,210 reads 0 comments

  11. Athletes Who Are Huge Fans of Other Teams

    Kobe Bryant didn ’t grow up cheering for Los Angeles teams. LeBron James isn ’t a rabid fan of all things Miami...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 86,783 reads 64 comments

  12. Best Sports/Music Bromances

    Sports and music have often joined forces to create some of the best bromances around. From Tiger Woods and Darius Rucker to LeBron James and Jay Z, professional athletes and entertainers tend to have a great respect for each other’s crafts...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 31,156 reads 40 comments

  13. Athletes Who Look Like They Are 12 Years Old

    While the athletes in this slideshow are all professionals and masters of their craft, it’s hard to take anyone seriously when he appears to be 12 years old. OK, maybe that's an exaggeration...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 10,091 reads 14 comments

  14. Athletes You Didn't Know Were Related

    Did you know that Tracy McGrady and Vince Carter are related? What about Stephon Marbury and Sebastian Telfair? Of course everyone knows about the athletic bloodlines of the Mannings ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 143,117 reads 133 comments

  15. A-List Actors Who Love to Do Sports Movies

    No actor is in every sports movie, but there are a few whose faces have started to look familiar over the years through the bars of a facemask or the visor of a race car helmet...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 77,092 reads 36 comments

  16. Funniest Handshake Fails in Sports

    Over the years, the tried-and-true handshake has evolved to include several subtypes: the airborne handshake (high-five), the germaphobe handshake (fist bump) and, on extremely rare occasions, the overly affectionate handshake (handshake plus kiss)...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 75,561 reads 10 comments

  17. Athletes Who Will Endorse Anything

    LeBron James makes over twice his NBA salary in endorsement deals—and it’s not just him. Many athletes supplement their already swollen incomes by working with brands to endorse products...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 37,172 reads 23 comments

  18. 20 Videos of Sports Fans Freaking Out

    Ah the fan freak out. Long a staple of sports, this outrageous, loud, often hilarious incident can now live in infamy thanks to smartphones and the good people at YouTube...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 4 months ago 15,117 reads 14 comments

  19. The Absolute Worst Floppers in All of Sports

    Diving, embellishing, simulating…flopping. Whatever you want to call it, it’s a problem. Flopping is not fun to watch, and if the fans don’t like it, then the leagues have a problem...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 5 months ago 24,684 reads 101 comments

  20. 25 Sports Figures Who Should've Kept Their Mouths Shut

    If you don’t have anything nice (or morally sound or intelligent) to say, maybe just keep your mouth shut. Too bad no one mentioned that to John Rocker. Sports figures have a long history of ill-advised jaw-flapping...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 5 months ago 16,448 reads 8 comments

  21. 15 Athlete Interviews That Went Bad

    Athletes and reporters—they might not always like each other, but deep down in places they don't talk about at parties, they need each other. Some of the fights in this tumultuous marriage have been real doozies over the years...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 5 months ago 2,289 reads 1 comments