Sports Lists

  • 9 Teams That Have Absolutely No Chance of Landing LeBron

    9 Teams That Have Absolutely No Chance of Landing LeBron

    Now that LeBron has officially opted out of the last two years of his contract with the Miami Heat, lots of writers, bloggers, pundits, and other experts are talking about where he’s most likely to end up. However, I’m going to look at the situation from a different angle. Today, instead of listing the teams that could sign […]

  • 29 of the Best Luis Suarez Bite Memes and Tweets

    29 of the Best Luis Suarez Bite Memes and Tweets

    As soon as Luis Suarez took a bite out of Giorgio Chiellini yesterday during the final winner-take-all group stage game between Uruguay and Italy, you knew right away it would become an internet meme. After all, Suarez is one of the most polarizing figures in soccer, a guy who already had two biting suspensions in his career. And whenever something really […]

  • The 10 Greatest Championship Trophies in Sports

    The 10 Greatest Championship Trophies in Sports

    Yesterday we brought you our list of the stupidest championship trophies in sports. (Sorry, World Cup.) Today we balance things out by talking about the great ones. What makes a championship trophy great? Well, it’s impossible to nail down an exact formula, but it’s always some combination of history, size, and pure aesthetic beauty. And […]

  • The 10 Stupidest Championship Trophies in Sports

    The 10 Stupidest Championship Trophies in Sports

    Back in the day, before advanced telecommunications and social media, championship trophies were pretty practical. With sports record-keeping spotty at best, the only way you could prove that you were, in fact, the champion was to bust out your trophy. Today things are different. Today, we do not really need championship trophies. If you win, everybody knows it, […]

  • 20 Hot Soccer Reporters Who Put the Beauty in the Beautiful Game

    20 Hot Soccer Reporters Who Put the Beauty in the Beautiful Game

    No sport on earth has hotter female reporters than soccer. This is a scientific fact. Don’t get me wrong, the other sports all have gorgeous women covering them. I love Erin Andrews and Holly Sonders as much as the next guy. But they just cannot compete with the seemingly endless pool of supermodel-journalists who cover the beautiful game. And to prove […]

  • The 25 Greatest Hairdos in World Cup History

    The 25 Greatest Hairdos in World Cup History

    You can have neon shoes on your feet, diamond studs in your ears, and cute little short shorts covering your massive quads. But everyone knows you’re not a real soccer player until you have an epic hairdo. Baseball dominates facial hair, and hockey monopolizes the mullet. When it comes to all-around coiffeured excellence, however, nobody can hold a candle […]

  • 12 Biggest Upsets in World Cup History

    12 Biggest Upsets in World Cup History

    The 2014 FIFA World Cup is less than a week old, but it has already produced some pretty shocking results. Costa Rica’s 3-1 win over Uruguay came as a surprise to most observers, seeing as how Uruguay is currently ranked seventh in the world. And while a few observers might have predicted a Netherlands victory […]

  • The Hottest Countries at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil

    The Hottest Countries at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil

    Finally, the 2014 FIFA World Cup is here! For the next month the greatest soccer players in the world (well, most of them) will gather in Brazil to compete for the game’s ultimate prize, and joining them, of course, will be hundreds of thousands of rabid fans. Who will win? No idea. Who has the hottest fans? Now that I […]

  • The 9 Biggest Sponsors of the 2014 FIFA World Cup

    The 9 Biggest Sponsors of the 2014 FIFA World Cup

    As anyone with a pulse would know, it’s World Cup soccer time. And when there’s a global event this big, there’s bound to be sponsors. So many huge international sponsors. As big a tournament as this is for the players, it’s probably equally big for a collection of marketing departments for the below companies. Now, […]

  • The 14 Best Players You Won’t See at the 2014 FIFA World Cup

    The 14 Best Players You Won’t See at the 2014 FIFA World Cup

    Every four years, the FIFA World Cup brings all the greatest soccer players on the planet together for one month-long competition. Or at least, that’s the idea. The sad reality is that, while the World Cup brings most of the greatest players on the planet together, there are always a few stars left out. This year is certainly no […]

  • 9 World Cup Predictions For 2014

    9 World Cup Predictions For 2014

    When it’s time for the World Cup, that means it’s time for reckless World Cup predictions as well. While there aren’t exactly a litany of scandals and talking point going into the tournament (at least none larger in the US than Landon Donavan’s absence), there’s still enough going on that we need prepare for the […]

  • 25 Hottest WAGs of the 2014 FIFA World Cup

    25 Hottest WAGs of the 2014 FIFA World Cup

    The FIFA World Cup is the biggest sporting event in the world. Unfortunately, not everyone in North America can get on board with it. Sure, there are pockets of soccer avid soccer fans here are there—mostly immigrants and hipsters who just want to be different—but for the most part people just don’t get what all the […]

  • 9 Things You Might Not Have Known About The 2014 World Cup

    9 Things You Might Not Have Known About The 2014 World Cup

    Well, it’s that time again. Every four years, you either get on the soccer bandwagon, or stand gracefully to the side for the next month. Yup. The World Cup is back and ready to kick off in the South American soccer bastion of Brazil. We’re all a little excited, because any event that happens once […]

  • Big Apple vs. Hollywood: A Complete History of New York-Los Angeles Championship Battles

    Big Apple vs. Hollywood: A Complete History of New York-Los Angeles Championship Battles

    Officially, the folks who run North America’s major professional sports leagues just want good championship series between deserving teams. However, everybody knows they’ll get better TV ratings and more advertising revenue if championships series feature the big market teams. So everybody also knows that, regardless of sport, a New York-L.A. matchup is pretty much the holy grail […]