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  • 13 Greatest David Letterman Sports Moments

    13 Greatest David Letterman Sports Moments

    Last week, late night talk show legend David Letterman announced that, after 35 years on the air, he will retire some time in 2015. There are a lot of young people out there who probably have no idea what kind of impact Letterman has had on late night television. To them he’s just one of […]

  • This Day In Sports History (April 7th) — Toronto Blue Jays

    This Day In Sports History (April 7th) — Toronto Blue Jays

    It was on this day in 1977 that the Toronto Blue Jays played their first ever regular season game, as 44,649 fans packed Exhibition Stadium to watch the Jays take on the Chicago White Sox. This game was most remembered for the weather, as it was very cold and snowing at the time of the […]

  • This #WeWillRun Video Will Give You Goose Bumps

    This #WeWillRun Video Will Give You Goose Bumps

    Last April, terrorists detonated homemade bombs near the finish line of the 117th Boston Marathon, killing three innocent people and maiming hundreds of others. It was a horrible tragedy, and at first the city was terrified. However, it didn’t take long for the mourning and terror to unite the people of Boston and make them […]

  • The 20 Best-Selling Jerseys in Major League Baseball Right Now

    The 20 Best-Selling Jerseys in Major League Baseball Right Now

    At the start of every MLB season, baseball writers and bloggers of all stripes produce lists of the best players in the game, whether it’s to help people select players for their fantasy league or simply to start debates. However, the average fan doesn’t pay much attention to such analyses. They like who they like, […]

  • Footage Possibly Shows Skydiver Narrowly Missed by Metorite (Video)

    Footage Possibly Shows Skydiver Narrowly Missed by Metorite (Video)

    When you go skydiving, you’re almost certainly aware of a wide variety of risks that you’re braving in order to experience the sensation of pure free-fall.  For instance, your parachute could fail to deploy or a bad wind gust could send you helicoptering out of control. But one scenario that skydivers probably don’t consider when […]

  • This Day In Sports History (April 4th) — Wayne Gretzky

    This Day In Sports History (April 4th) — Wayne Gretzky

    It was on this day in 1986 that Wayne Gretzky broke the record for most points in a single season by recording his 213th point of the campaign.  He would go on to record two more points that season, setting the new mark at 215 points. Gretzky held the previous record of 212 points, which […]

  • 30 GIFS that Capture the Madness of the 2014 NCAA Tournament

    30 GIFS that Capture the Madness of the 2014 NCAA Tournament

    The 2014 NCAA Tournament is not over yet. The Final Four goes down on Saturday, with the National Championship game scheduled for Monday. However, unlike just about every other major sports tournament on earth, with this one the final rounds are an afterthought. It’s the utter madness of the first week, with all the upsets […]

  • Will Ferrell Shares His ‘Masters Thoughts’ (Video)

    Will Ferrell Shares His ‘Masters Thoughts’ (Video)

    The 2014 Masters stars a week from today, which means there’s more than enough time to let comedian Will Ferrell completely overhaul the entire enterprise. And now we can actually get an idea of what that would be like, thanks to a new video from Golf.com and Homewood Suites. The video is called Masters Thoughts […]

  • This Day In Sports History (April 3rd) — UCLA Bruins

    This Day In Sports History (April 3rd) — UCLA Bruins

    It was on this day in 1995 that the UCLA Bruins won the NCAA Tournament Championship.  They would do so by beating the Arkansas Razorbacks in the finals by a score of 89-78. The 1995 men’s basketball tournament championship was the last for the Bruins.  Their run to the finals would include victories over Florida […]

  • 9 Worst MLB Opening Day Pitches

    9 Worst MLB Opening Day Pitches

    How bad can a ceremonial first pitch be on Opening Day of the baseball season? Pretty bad. While some of the danger lies in a wayward or weak toss that makes the honoree look like a spazz, most of it is simply the risk of embarrassment. After all, what other ceremony has such a high […]

  • Goliath Finally Beats David in This Rugby Hit (Video)

    Goliath Finally Beats David in This Rugby Hit (Video)

    Sports narratives are dominated by the idea that anybody who puts the work in can beat anybody else.  It’s a crucial part of the thrill of competition, but it can also get a little dull, so sometimes it’s nice to see some big guy just clobber a little guy. And what better sport to see that than rugby, […]

  • This Day In Sports History (April 2nd) — MLB Players Strike

    This Day In Sports History (April 2nd) — MLB Players Strike

    It was on this day in 1995 that the Major League Baseball players’ strike officially came to an end.  The strike lasted 232 days and was responsible for the cancellation of over 900 games. The strike began on August 12th 1994 due to the fact that the owners wanted a salary cap to protect the […]