1. The Most Daring Decisions in Sports History

    Success in sports is often dictated by repetition, routine and predictability, but it is the boldest, most daring decisions that make legends...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about over 1 year ago 58,990 reads 43 comments

  2. 10 Reasons to Keep Watching March Madness After Your Bracket Gets Busted

    The NCAA tournament has not yet reached the Sweet 16, and already your brackets are toast. However, that is no reason to check out of the annual hoops fest that is March Madness...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about over 1 year ago 2,509 reads 1 comments

  3. Why Hanley Ramirez's Injury Should Not Be Blamed on the 2013 WBC

    When Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez left Tuesday night’s final of the World Baseball Classic after jamming his right thumb, it seemed like another great opportunity to loath the preseason event...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about over 1 year ago 1,879 reads 10 comments

  4. Predicting the Los Angeles Dodgers' Regular Season Record

    The Los Angeles Dodgers are expected to be one of Major League Baseball’s winningest teams this season, at least if you believe the early prognostications. Baseball analyst Jason Stark from ESPN...

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  5. Making Matt Kemp the Dodgers' Ultimate 5-Tool Player

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have one of Major League Baseball’s best five-tool players in center fielder Matt Kemp ...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about over 1 year ago 2,017 reads 5 comments

  6. Bold Predictions for the Los Angeles Dodgers' Latest Acquisitions

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have been MLB ’s busiest team over the past seven months. The expectations for their newest players are the only thing bigger than the news of their arrivals...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about over 1 year ago 3,165 reads 40 comments

  7. 8 Reasons Why the Los Angeles Dodgers Will Win the NL West in 2013

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have spent the better part of a year transforming themselves into a World Series contender...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about over 1 year ago 6,827 reads 34 comments

  8. The 16 Biggest Ladies Men in Sports

    Ladies love athletes. This has been true as far back as the Roman Empire, and there is no sign of it changing any time soon. Stand-out athletes start getting attention from the opposite sex as early as little league...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about over 1 year ago 1,549 reads 21 comments

  9. Jackie Robinson's Top 5 Career Highlights in MLB

    Former Brooklyn Dodgers great Jackie Robinson would have been 94 years old today, so what better time to celebrate some of his career highlights...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about over 1 year ago 4,123 reads 3 comments

  10. 20 Sports Stories That Broke the Internet

    Sports stories have dominated news headlines for decades, but the Internet has taken our demand for and access to these stories to unprecedented levels...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about over 1 year ago 8,882 reads 23 comments

  11. The 10 Most Unlikely Super Bowl Saviors of All Time

    The Super Bowl is one of the few championship games in sports that lives up to the hype more often than not...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about over 1 year ago 10,026 reads 29 comments

  12. 10 Things That Absolutely Will Not Happen at Super Bowl XLVII

    The NFL 's popularity is largely driven by the any-given-Sunday image that makes every weekend exciting. While that still applies to the game on the field, the Super Bowl is the most tightly controlled major sporting event in America...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about over 1 year ago 8,950 reads 60 comments

  13. Top 15 NFL Players Who Made Their Big Break in 2012

    The NFL thrives on parity and unpredictability, much of which comes in the form of breakout performances by unexpected players...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about over 1 year ago 9,649 reads 59 comments

  14. The 15 Greatest Rookie Years in Sports History

    When several notable rookies dominate the sports world like they did in 2012, it naturally leads to a discussion of the best draft classes ever...

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  15. Will Robert Griffin III Lead the Redskins to Another Super Bowl Victory?

    As the NFL playoffs kick off this weekend, Robert Griffin III will try to lead the Washington Redskins to another historic Super Bowl victory...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about over 1 year ago 2,226 reads 14 comments

  16. The NBA's 10 Most Exciting Young Players

    The NBA is a star-driven league, and its future is in great hands with the next generation of young stars*. Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan and Paul Pierce continue to impress well into their thirties...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about over 1 year ago 7,724 reads 60 comments

  17. 4 Ways Doc Rivers Can Lead the Celtics Back to the Promised Land

    The Boston Celtics are just 13-13 after 26 games and barely clinging to the final playoff spot in the NBA ’s Eastern Conference...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about over 1 year ago 1,998 reads 2 comments

  18. 3 Ways Red Sox's Joel Hanrahan Trade Will Impact Bullpen in 2013

    The Boston Red Sox are close to acquiring closer Joel Hanrahan from the Pittsburgh Pirates , looking to improve one of the American League’s worst bullpens. As first reported by CBSSports ...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about over 1 year ago 7,166 reads 29 comments

  19. 11 Dodgers Who Could Be All-Stars Next Season

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have a 2013 Opening Day payroll that is already over $200 million, so it should come as no surprise that their roster is littered with All-Star talent...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about over 1 year ago 10,624 reads 30 comments

  20. The Worst Sports Christmas Gifts Imaginable

    With Christmas just a week away, many people are still scrambling to squeeze in some last-minute shopping. You might think that it’s hard to go wrong with a sports-related gift, but there are plenty of ways to screw it up...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about almost 2 years ago 13,132 reads 2 comments

  21. Can Blue Jays' R.A. Dickey Dwarf Tim Wakefield's Success in the AL East?

    R.A. Dickey is set to unleash his knuckleball on the AL East next season following a trade from the New York Mets to the Toronto Blue Jays ...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about almost 2 years ago 2,156 reads 10 comments

  22. 21 Current Athletes Who Love Them Some Them

    Self-confidence is a common trait among successful athletes, but some jocks love themselves just a little too much. For many, their hubris is all about the Benjamins, strategically used to maximize their off-field earning potential...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about almost 2 years ago 21,073 reads 58 comments

  23. 7 Reasons Zack Greinke Will Be a Huge Star with the Los Angeles Dodgers

    Zack Greinke , the undisputed top pitching prize of the 2013 free-agent class, is set to become a bona fide star after agreeing to a six-year, $147 million contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers ...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about almost 2 years ago 3,822 reads 16 comments

  24. Acquiring Zack Greinke Will Make Dodgers World Series Favorites

    The Los Angeles Dodgers worked feverishly during the 2012 season to quickly turn the team into an instant World Series contender. While the Dodgers came up short in 2012, signing free-agent starter Zack Greinke would complete L...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about almost 2 years ago 3,877 reads 16 comments

  25. Robert Griffin III Will Succeed Where Mike Trout Failed in Pursuit of NFL MVP

    Washington Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III is threatening to one-up MLB rookie phenom Mike Trout in his quest to win his league’s most valuable player award...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about almost 2 years ago 2,977 reads 3 comments