Sports Lists

  • 9 Things You Might Not Have Known About Wimbledon

    9 Things You Might Not Have Known About Wimbledon

    The 2015 Wimbledon Championships started yesterday, which means that even if you don’t care about tennis you’re going to be hearing about it a lot for the next couple of weeks. Instead of fighting it, though, why not try to figure out what all the fuss is about? To that end, today we present you […]

  • 9 Coaches And Managers Who Walked Away

    9 Coaches And Managers Who Walked Away

    A lot of people dream of one day becoming professional coaches and managers. Thus, even though such a job comes with an extraordinary amount of pressure, it’s pretty rare to see somebody just up and resign rather than get fired. And yet that’s what Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg did on Friday. Saying he was tired of losing, the Baseball […]

  • The 9 Worst Number One NBA Draft Picks of All Time

    The 9 Worst Number One NBA Draft Picks of All Time

    Yesterday we discussed in our daily list the greatest steals in NBA draft history. Those are stories of success through some combination of great planning and luck. But there’s a flip side to those stories, and they involve teams squandering their position in the catbird seat due to some combination of bad planning or luck. Sometimes it’s […]

  • 17 Biggest NBA Draft Steals of All Time

    17 Biggest NBA Draft Steals of All Time

    Every year when the NBA Draft rolls around, the big sexy picks get all the attention. Who are the future superstars? Who’s going to be number one? Will that player pan out, or will he be a bust? However, picking the player everyone says is the best is easy. If you really want to judge […]

  • The 15 Greatest Sports Theme Songs of All Time

    The 15 Greatest Sports Theme Songs of All Time

    Good sports theme songs get you pumped up for big games. Great sports theme songs become inextricably linked to the sports they were written for, such that whenever you think of that sport, the song immediately pops into your head. Today, we’re going to count down the 15 greatest sports theme songs of all time. Some are still in […]

  • 9 Most Shocking MLB Scandals of All Time

    9 Most Shocking MLB Scandals of All Time

    This week the baseball world was rocked by bombshell news that could turn into one of the biggest MLB scandals of all time when it’s all said and done. According to the New York Times, the FBI is currently investigating members of the St. Louis Cardinals front office for hacking into the Houston Astros’ database of […]

  • 9 Things You Might Not Have Known About Super Bowl RIngs

    9 Things You Might Not Have Known About Super Bowl RIngs

    The New England Patriots received their cheater rings Super Bowl rings on Saturday in a swanky ceremony at the estate of billionaire team owner Robert Kraft. And according to the team’s official press release, they’re the biggest Super Bowl rings ever. The Patriots and they didn’t back that claim up with an exact weight, mind you, […]

  • The 9 Greatest NHL Dynasties of All Time

    The 9 Greatest NHL Dynasties of All Time

    The Chicago Blackhawks’ win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Monday didn’t just give Chicago its third Stanley Cup in six seasons. It also has people wondering whether the Blackhawks are now a dynasty.  So are the Chicago Blackhawks are a dynasty? Well, I’m not going to tiptoe around it. Hell yes they are. In fact, they’re […]

  • 9 Things You Might Not Know About the Stanley Cup

    9 Things You Might Not Know About the Stanley Cup

    The Stanley Cup is not the most important cup in a hockey player’s life. That honor goes to his protective cup. However, the Stanley Cup is the most sought-after, seeing as how you can buy a protective cup at pretty any sporing goods store in the world. And next to the actual Holy Grail, or maybe some hacky joke about […]

  • 5 Signs the New LeBron is Here to Stay (and 4 Signs He Isn’t)

    5 Signs the New LeBron is Here to Stay (and 4 Signs He Isn’t)

    LeBron James has long been the most divisive player in the NBA. Very few deny his talent, but the mere mention of his name sparks discussion (arguments, really) about his place in NBA history, and the dreaded concept of “unrealized potential.” Clouding for many his MVP awards, perennial All-Star appearances, and NBA championships is the fact […]

  • Stanley Cup Final Playoff Beard Power Rankings

    Stanley Cup Final Playoff Beard Power Rankings

    The 2015 Stanley Cup Final has been better than anyone could have imagined. And I’m not just talking about the games, all of which have come down to the wire. I’m also talking about the Stanley Cup Final playoff beards, which have been nothing short of tremendous. Of course, it wouldn’t be that way if […]

  • 20 Hottest Players at the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup

    20 Hottest Players at the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup

    With the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup is officially underway in the Great White North, today we’re going to take a look at the 20 hottest players. Obviously, when doing lists like this you have to tread lightly. Our goal is not to objectify anyone. Our goal is to point out the obvious fact that female athletes in their […]

  • The 15 NFL Players Arrested This Offseason (So Far)

    The 15 NFL Players Arrested This Offseason (So Far)

    If you’re in the NFL, getting arrested during the offseason is kind of like getting fired on a Friday—it’s just better for everyone involved. That’s probably why we see so many NFL players arrested this time of year. They want to get their crimes out of the way in between NFL seasons and so it doesn’t conflict with the […]

  • 30 Most Difficult Names to Spell in Sports

    30 Most Difficult Names to Spell in Sports

    What’s in a name? Well, if that name is on this list of the most difficult names to spell in sports, the answer is lots and lots of letters, usually with a very high consonant-to-vowel ratio, arranged in such a way that even the most conscientious of sports writers can’t seem to reproduce them accurately without consulting Google.  Are these […]