1. 10 Franchises Who Succeeded After Losing a Big Star

    Afraid of making excuses, sports teams will always state the "next man up" line after losing a vital contributor. Although it's the mindset fans and the media want to hear, replacing a star is never so simple...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 12 days ago 505 reads 0 comments

  2. If Celebrities Ran Their Favorite Sports Teams

    Mark Wahlberg wants to see his Super Bowl champion New England Patriots sign veteran wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald. Now, that doesn't appear even remotely likely , but the idea does remind one of the fun that is hypotheticals...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 15 days ago 5,395 reads 0 comments

  3. 10 Athletes Who Took an Unconventional Path to the Pros

    Some athletes were better off taking the road less traveled. Most players vying for a professional sports career follow the presented blueprint. Pick up a ball as soon as your hand-eye coordination allows it...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 15 days ago 4,452 reads 0 comments

  4. Best Sports Stuff Right Now: Mike Vick, Women's Football and Super Bowl Trucks!

    The sporting world stopped to watch Tom Brady and the New England Patriots pull off the best comeback of all time in the Super Bowl's first overtime affair. But the hold on the pause button didn't last long...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 15 days ago 3,118 reads 0 comments

  5. Super Bowl Commercials 2017: Grading the Best and Worst Ads of SB 51

    In between Super Bowl LI ’s marquee matchup between the Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots, advertisers fought for marketing supremacy off the gridiron. On any other day, many TV viewers would change the channel or tune out commercials...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 16 days ago 155,877 reads 0 comments

  6. They've Still Got It: Old-School Stars Who Refuse to Go Quietly

    The sporting world is all about the next generation. Drafts for any sport are major ordeals every time they come around each year. They appeal to the eternal optimists of even the worst teams, but they also offer a glimpse of the future...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 17 days ago 3,148 reads 0 comments

  7. The Funny Stuff in Sports We All Need Right Now

    Brian Scalabrine wore a neon jacket with his face printed on it—that's the kind of hilarity the sports world needs right now...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 18 days ago 2,920 reads 0 comments

  8. From Punch Line to Contender: 8 Teams That Used to Be Terrible

    The sports world is a cyclical beast. Those miserable bottom-feeding teams in each sport at one point qualified for the playoffs, if not competed for championships...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 19 days ago 5,771 reads 0 comments

  9. To Be the Man: Sports Stars Who Dethroned an Icon

    To be the man, you got to beat the man. Former wrestling icon Ric Flair told us as much, and the 16-time world champion spent plenty of time perched atop his field...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 19 days ago 16,985 reads 0 comments

  10. Sports Dominance We Should Appreciate While We Can

    Tom Brady and Bill Belichick must be appreciated, if not always liked. The duo has gone to seven Super Bowls together, won four and could win five Sunday night. The Pats are one of the greatest sports dynasties of this era, maybe ever...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 20 days ago 13,858 reads 0 comments

  11. All in the Family: 10 Best Active Sibling Sports Stars

    Siblings from all backgrounds and ages grow up competing. Some sports stars do it for a living. When growing up with brothers and sisters, they become a constant measuring stick through childhood...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 22 days ago 2,865 reads 0 comments

  12. Addition by Subtraction: Sports Superstars That Just Might Have to Go

    It’s a truism in sports that some of the best deals are the ones you don’t make, but another truism is that the benefits of trading a superstar may sometimes be the key to forward progress...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sid Quashie about 22 days ago 4,482 reads 0 comments

  13. 9 Sidekicks Who Could Potentially Be Great Players

    Not all sidekicks stay out of the spotlight forever. Some sidekicks demand their fair share of the attention, refusing to go ignored while shining in their own right next to legends...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 24 days ago 4,506 reads 0 comments

  14. Athletes and Celebs We Want to See in a Boxing Ring

    Fans can't help but wonder if it wouldn't be nice to see some of the most vocal athletes and fiercest of rivals simply strap gloves on and duke it out in a ring...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 26 days ago 2,476 reads 0 comments

  15. The Darkest Timeline? 10 Sports Teams Living Nightmarish Scenarios

    In an alternate timeline , Tom Brady never escaped the bench and Tim Tebow won seven Super Bowls. Kevin Durant stayed with the Oklahoma City Thunder, and the New York Yankees went broke...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 26 days ago 4,679 reads 0 comments

  16. 10 Recent 'Say It Ain't So!' Moments in Sports

    Usain Bolt lost a gold medal? He can no longer claim three straight Olympic golds in three events? And it's all because of a former teammate's positive doping test? Say it ain't so! Sad things happen in sports (as in life, obviously) all the time...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 26 days ago 2,477 reads 0 comments

  17. 10 of the Best Championship Moments of the Past Decade

    We remember special moments from previous Super Bowl contests each January as the current year's title game approaches. It doesn't hurt, at the moment, that arguably three of the biggest single plays in Super Bowl history occurred over the past decade...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 26 days ago 13,075 reads 0 comments

  18. The Eras That Just Can't Seem to End

    In hindsight, 2016 waved farewell to more than a handful of notable eras. Kobe Bryant with the Los Angeles Lakers? Gone. Tim Duncan with the San Antonio Spurs? Sayonara. Alex Rodriguez and New York Yankees dominance? A thing of the past...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 26 days ago 24,447 reads 0 comments

  19. The Athletes-in-Movies Awards: 20 Years of Great Performances

    Oscar season is upon us, but it’s not just film lovers that are excited. There’s no better time to present the athletes-in-movies awards for outstanding performances by sports stars on the big screen...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sid Quashie about 27 days ago 18,225 reads 0 comments

  20. 10 Fanbases That Deserve Better

    Football fans in San Diego deserved better, didn't they? They deserved better than to suffer through two decades without a Super Bowl appearance and then be abandoned for refusing to finance a new stadium...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 28 days ago 3,663 reads 0 comments

  21. 10 Perfect Quotes from 'The Simpsons' for Current Sports Stories

    Search hard enough, and there's a perfect moment from The Simpsons to describe every situation. When a classic sitcom runs for over 600 episodes through 28 seasons and counting, everything is covered...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 29 days ago 30,134 reads 0 comments

  22. Best Sports Stuff Right Now: Trump, Brady, and Be Careful What You Ask For!

    The march to the Super Bowl is underway. Tom Brady's New England Patriots will collide with Matt Ryan's Atlanta Falcons while Lady Gaga might watch from the roof of NRG Stadium...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 29 days ago 6,829 reads 0 comments

  23. 10 Reasons to Seriously Question the Relevance of All-Star Teams

    Russell Westbrook is averaging a triple-double and leads the NBA in points per game. And yet, he was not named a starter for the Western Conference All-Star team. Hmm ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 29 days ago 2,532 reads 0 comments

  24. Bad Boys: Sports Stars Who Are Habitual Line Steppers

    Fans love athletes like Russell Westbrook who play with an edge because it elevates a contest into something closer to a gladiator sport...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sid Quashie about 29 days ago 6,308 reads 0 comments

  25. 'Alternative Facts' in Sports That Turned out to Be False

    Supposed "alternative facts" and "fake" news stories are being discussed more than ever before of late. This phenomenon goes beyond the world of politics, as there are a plethora ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 30 days ago 26,187 reads 0 comments