Sports Lists

  • 25 Biggest Athlete Retirements of 2013

    25 Biggest Athlete Retirements of 2013

    Just about every year we see at least one or two superstar athletes call it a career. There will be some speculation, they will call a press conference, they will announce their retirement and thank the fans and their organization, and then people in the media will write some nice stories about them. This year, […]

  • 9 Greatest Snow Games in the History of the NFL

    9 Greatest Snow Games in the History of the NFL

    Yesterday, the Philadelphia Eagles played the Detroit Lions at Lincoln Financial Field under conditions that, at times, could only be described as blizzard-like. Only light snow showers had been forecasted, but mother nature ended up dumping a half foot of the white stuff on the Philadelphia area. And while it played havoc with the coaches’ […]

  • 15 Greatest Sexual Slip-Ups in Sports Broadcasting History

    15 Greatest Sexual Slip-Ups in Sports Broadcasting History

    Being a sports broadcaster is hard. Whether you are an announcer or a reporter, you’re basically talking nonstop for a living, which means you must be on your toes and ready to respond to anything at a moment’s notice. So with those kinds of odds, everyone is going to mess up eventually. That being said, some […]

  • 35 More Dancing Sports Fan GIFs

    35 More Dancing Sports Fan GIFs

    Back in the day, if a fan did something notable at a sporting event, they got their moment on the jumbotron and that was it. One quick moment in the spotlight, then nothing. Now it’s different. If you do something notable these day it gets caught on camera by somebody, and then it gets published […]

  • The 21 Worst Nicknames in NBA History

    The 21 Worst Nicknames in NBA History

    Every great athlete has a nickname. Some are more well-known than others, of course, whether it’s because they just roll off the tongue or because they so perfectly fit the player. But almost every athlete has picked one up somewhere along the line, and NBA players are no exception. Unfortunately, not everyone is a Hall […]

  • 40 Richest People in MMA History

    40 Richest People in MMA History

    Remember on Friends when Monica thought her billionaire boyfriend Pete—played by Jon Favreau—was going to propose to her because he said he had something “really big” to tell her, but really he was just going to say he would be competing in the Ultimate Fighting Championship? Well, if you do, then you know back in 1997, […]

  • 15 Female Athletes We’re Thankful For In 2013

    15 Female Athletes We’re Thankful For In 2013

    Obviously, there are a lot of things for which we all should be very thankful—things like freedom, family, 21st century medicine, the internet, football, and beer. However, way, way up at the top of the list, right in between combination Pizza Hut-Taco Bells and the iPhone 5S, there’s this: attractive female athletes. Not only does […]

  • 10 NHL Franchises Worth Less than the Dallas Cowboys…Combined

    10 NHL Franchises Worth Less than the Dallas Cowboys…Combined

    Yesterday Forbes released their annual list of the NHL team values, and there’s good news and bad news. First the good news: the average value of an NHL team rose 46% in the last year, and it wasn’t just the big fish pulling everybody up. Even the little guys increased in value. Now the bad […]

  • 13 Least Thankful People in Sports Right Now

    13 Least Thankful People in Sports Right Now

    Thanksgiving is coming up this week, and you know what that means: we have the watch the Dallas Cowboys play the Oakland Raiders. No, I’m totally just kidding! Well, not about the Cowboys-Raiders part. That really is happening. But I’m kidding when I say that’s all Thanksgiving means. Obviously, Thanksgiving really means pausing from the […]

  • 9 Reasons Why Brady vs. Manning is the Best Rivalry in the NFL

    9 Reasons Why Brady vs. Manning is the Best Rivalry in the NFL

    Yesterday, while clicking around the internet trying to avoid doing actual work, I came across an article talking about this weekend’s marquee NFL matchup between Tom Brady’s New England Patriots and Peyton Manning’s Denver Broncos. The main argument of that article? That the rivalry was overblown, and everyone is tired of hearing about it. Well […]

  • 29 GIFs of Ridiculously Terrible Basketball Shots

    29 GIFs of Ridiculously Terrible Basketball Shots

    When it’s played well, basketball is graceful and beautiful and a joy to watch. And of course, when it is played poorly, it is downright ugly. Fortunately, the absurd is funny, and ugly things can sometimes be just as amusing as beautiful things—especially when you group all those ridiculous ugly things together in one place. […]

  • Every NFL Team’s Biggest Celebrity Fan

    Every NFL Team’s Biggest Celebrity Fan

    The NFL, as everyone knows, is the biggest pro sports league in the world. Sure, no one outside North America really knows anything about it, but 20 of the 30 most valuable sports franchises in the world are NFL teams, and all 32 teams are in the top 50. Even the Jaguars. So in economic […]

  • 14 Awesome NHL Player of the Game Trophies

    14 Awesome NHL Player of the Game Trophies

    You may not have realized it if you don’t follow the NHL that closely (or if your team is no fun), but there’s a really awesome trend sweeping the league these days: player of the game trophies. I’m not talking about official awards handed out by media or the league. I’m talking about handmade and/or found items […]

  • 15 Biggest Season-Destroying Injuries of the 2013 NFL Season

    15 Biggest Season-Destroying Injuries of the 2013 NFL Season

    Every year, come the end of November, injuries become the biggest stories of the NFL season. This year is no exception. We’re now heading into Week 12, and once again it’s looking like half the playoff spots will go to the teams that manage to keep their biggest role players healthiest the longest. Today we’re […]