1. Most Fashionable Players in the NBA Playoffs

    NBA players have become increasingly fashion-conscious in recent years. It’s obvious that many athletes take great pride in their style choices off the court—some loud and buzzworthy , others understated but sharp...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 16,808 reads 70 comments

  2. Athletes Made Super Famous by Social Media

    Tim Tebow became a sports sensation thanks in large part to social media and the Internet in general. Social media has only really blown up in the last few years—Twitter wasn’t even founded until 2006...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 13,662 reads 15 comments

  3. 25 Sports Figures Who Seemingly Never Age

    “Wow, Bob Costas never ages.” How often has that thought crossed your mind? Some people in sports seem to look exactly the same every time we see them, year after year...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 26,026 reads 23 comments

  4. 13 Times Superstars Looked Embarrassingly Mortal

    Stephen Curry accomplished the daunting task of making Chris Paul look utterly average. Paul is definitely not average—he’s a star...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 32,241 reads 37 comments

  5. Sports Star or Hollywood Celebrity?

    Is David Beckham a sports star or a celebrity? What about The Rock? The leap from sports to Hollywood isn’t all that far, and in fact, a good number of sports stars have made it over the years...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 15,589 reads 10 comments

  6. Random Sports Stuff That's Cheaper Than a Mayweather-Pacquiao Ticket

    A lot of things in sports come cheaper than a ticket to the long-awaited bout between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 27,476 reads 16 comments

  7. 12 Signs You Are No Longer on the Sports A-List

    How do you know if you’re no longer a sports A-lister? Well, if you’ve appeared on reality television or your own team turns against you, it might be time to start worrying...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 32,122 reads 29 comments

  8. 12 Athletes We Totally Underappreciate

    There are many, many underappreciated athletes out there. And of course, whether someone is underappreciated is a matter of opinion. That said, these are 12 examples of athletes whose lack of recognition seems relatively sure...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 24,801 reads 48 comments

  9. Hilarious Ways Athletes Kill Time

    The New York Yankees recently found a pretty hilarious way to kill time during spring training. The life of an athlete is undoubtedly busy, but everybody has at least a little down time...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 20,069 reads 4 comments

  10. Sports Figures Who DO NOT Want to Take a Selfie with You

    Bo Pelini recently made perhaps the most apathetic selfie appearance in history. In general, sports figures seem to be pretty open to selfies with fans, but not these guys...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 21,045 reads 8 comments

  11. 10 Times Sports Made You Feel Deliriously Happy

    Sports have the power to make fans deliriously happy. Sometimes things happen that cause such pure, unadulterated joy that it can barely be contained...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 27,536 reads 17 comments

  12. You Know You've Made It in Sports When...

    You know you’ve made it in sports when your life inspires a movie—and you’re only 13 years old...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 21,829 reads 22 comments

  13. 15 Most Famous 'Face Palm' Moments in Sports

    Mistakes happen in sports all the time—fumbles, errors, carelessness, you name it. However, some "oops" moments have become famous over the years, much to the chagrin of their authors...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 38,967 reads 17 comments

  14. Athletes Who Single-Handedly Make You Love Their Team

    Kevin Durant has likely created some fans for the Oklahoma City Thunder—right? He's also probably not the only athlete single-handedly responsible for making people like his/her team...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 34,491 reads 76 comments

  15. Sports Stories That Will Give You Feels

    I just love emotional sports stories, don’t you? If your eyes got misty reading about the middle school basketball team standing up to bullies, you’re not alone...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 29,557 reads 7 comments

  16. March Madness: Ranking the Tournament Mascots

    Filling out an NCAA tournament bracket can be a frustrating experience, so why not ease up and choose based on mascots? Of the 68 NCAA tournament teams, whose mascot is the most intimidating? ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 13,928 reads 25 comments

  17. The 10 Best Sports-Related Sitcoms of All Time

    The television airwaves aren ’t exactly flush with sports sitcoms, but there have been some great ones over the years. First, let’s be clear on what I mean by sitcom—that is, a situational comedy...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 13,870 reads 19 comments

  18. Hilariously Awkward Sports Situations

    Hilariously awkward situations occur every day, and sports are no exception. From interviews gone wrong to missed high-fives, these 12 situations are just a bit off. Each is funny but in a way that makes you feel that vicarious embarrassment...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 35,653 reads 16 comments

  19. Ridiculous Sports Trademarks

    For a sports figure to file a trademark application in hopes of profit isn't ridiculous in theory. Daniel Glazer, senior editor of The Trademark Reporter , told Katie Thomas of ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 7,034 reads 0 comments

  20. Athletes with Celebrity Crushes

    “Who is your celebrity crush?” This is not an uncommon question for star athletes to get in more light-hearted interviews...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 51,518 reads 28 comments

  21. 12 Sports Figures Who Constantly Confuse Us

    Let’s face it—some sports figures are just confusing. I mean, don’t you ever wonder what goes inside Marshawn Lynch’s head? What I mean by confusing is this: ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 12,930 reads 12 comments

  22. If American Sports Were Like European Soccer

    If American sports were like European soccer, the Arizona Diamondbacks would’ve been relegated to the minor leagues after last season...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 21,193 reads 50 comments

  23. Memorable Sports Tributes

    The sports community takes great pride in honoring its heroes, as evidenced by recent tributes to Stuart Scott and Dean Smith. Many memorable salutes have taken place over recent years—both for retirements and in memoriam...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 10,654 reads 8 comments

  24. Celebrity/Sports Friendships and Connections You Didn't Know About

    Did you know that Serena Williams and Eva Longoria are friends? What about Drew Brees and Brad Pitt? There are a lot of celebrity-athlete friendships and connections out there, some of which are more well-known than others...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 28,457 reads 12 comments

  25. Sports Stars We Need to See on Reality TV

    Rob Gronkowski should be on every reality show on television, but it's not just him. There are several sports figures who would make great reality TV stars. First, think about what makes a good reality show...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 9,252 reads 18 comments