Sports Lists

  • 9 Sporting Events Impacted by Terrorism

    9 Sporting Events Impacted by Terrorism

    As tragic as the events were that unfolded at the Boston Marathon on Monday, this was not the first time a major sporting event has been negatively impacted by an act of terrorism. In fact, this wasn’t even the first time a marathon had been impacted by an act of terrorism. All across the globe, […]

  • The 15 Most Critically Acclaimed Sports Documentaries

    The 15 Most Critically Acclaimed Sports Documentaries

    This past weekend the Jackie Robinson biopic 42 hit theaters, just in time for “Jackie Robinson Day.” And while it took the top spot at the box office and was generally well-received by critics and audiences, the one complaint people have had is that it makes the legendary ballplayer out to be just a little […]

  • The 9 Nastiest Baseball Brawls of All-Time

    The 9 Nastiest Baseball Brawls of All-Time

    Last Thursday, a bench-clearing brawl erupted between the Padres and Dodgers after San Diego’s Carlos Quentin took umbrage at being plunked by Los Angeles’ Zack Greinke. It was probably the most heated altercation we’ve seen in MLB since the Reds-Cardinals melee back in 2010, and it resulted in another altercation between Carlos Quentin and Matt […]

  • 12 Epic Home Plate Collisions

    12 Epic Home Plate Collisions

    Ever since Buster Posey broke his leg in a brutal home plate collision at the start of the 2011 season, there has been a lot of talk about eliminating that play from baseball. In fact, the debate flares up pretty much every time we see such a collision now, whether anybody gets injured or not. […]

  • 11 Things You Might Not Have Known About The Masters

    11 Things You Might Not Have Known About The Masters

    The 2013 Masters gets underway today in Augusta, Georgia, thus marking the real start of the golf year. However, the Masters isn’t just a big deal because it’s the first of the four major tournaments in men’s pro golf. It’s a big deal because no other tournament packs as much tradition and ceremony into five […]

  • 2013 NHL Ice Girls Power Rankings

    2013 NHL Ice Girls Power Rankings

    I wasn’t planning to do a list of the top NHL ice girls squads this year. We did one last year, and it just didn’t seem like the kind of list that needed to be refreshed on a yearly basis. But then I discovered that there were a few new ice crews added to the […]

  • 9 Abusive College Coaches

    9 Abusive College Coaches

    Everyone knows that, in the heat of competition, athletes, coaches, and fans can get pretty fired up. However, that doesn’t give anyone a free pass to say or do anything they want. There are still lines that people just should not cross. For fans that means not running on to the field, or beating each […]

  • MLB Ballpark Rankings: The Best Places to Catch a Game in 2013

    MLB Ballpark Rankings: The Best Places to Catch a Game in 2013

    The 2013 Major League Baseball season is officially underway, and the last round of Home Openers will be played today. However, we all know the season doesn’t really heat up until the end of May or so. That means you’ve still got plenty of time to plan some summer road trips to some of the […]

  • 13 Top Storylines of the 2013 MLB Season

    13 Top Storylines of the 2013 MLB Season

    With the 2013 MLB season underway and heading into its first full weekend, we’ve all had a little time to get into a baseball mindset again. Thus, it’s the perfect time to have a look at what we can expect to see on Big League diamonds this year. What does that mean? Well, it doesn’t […]

  • 27 Baseball Fail GIFs

    27 Baseball Fail GIFs

    The 2013 Major League Baseball season is upon us, which means you can once against savor the smell of hot dogs and the crack of the bat. It also means we can once again feast our eyes on towering home runs, diving catches, and crisp double plays. However, you’ll be seeing none of that here. […]

  • 21 Pro Athletes Who Dated Playboy Playmates

    21 Pro Athletes Who Dated Playboy Playmates

    We all know that pro athletes do extraordinarily well with the ladies. There’s just something about being rich and talented that attractive women find irresistible. However, not all athletes have the same taste in women. Some go for exotic supermodels, others find themselves drawn to classy beauty queens, and others still just can’t resist Victoria’s […]

  • The 11 Most Unlikely Final Four Teams Ever

    The 11 Most Unlikely Final Four Teams Ever

    Over the weekend, the Wichita State Shockers defeated both La Salle and Ohio State to reach the Final Four of the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1965. Was this a shocking* outcome? No, not quite. I, for one, suspected that the Shockers might be capable of a deep run. However, their trip to […]

  • 25 Bone-Crushing Hockey Bodychecks GIFs

    25 Bone-Crushing Hockey Bodychecks GIFs

    Some people might say that nothing gets a hockey crowd excited like a fight. That’s certainly what the goons who drop the gloves right after a faceoff think. However, for my money, nothing can take the energy level in an area from a zero to sixty faster than a good old-fashioned bodycheck. I’ll take one […]

  • The Cheerleader Sweet 16 of the 2013 NCAA Tournament

    The Cheerleader Sweet 16 of the 2013 NCAA Tournament

    The Sweet 16 of the 2013 NCAA Tournament has been selected, and the college basketball action resumes on Thursday at 7:15 P.M. eastern. However, if your team is out, your bracket has gone to hell, and all you’re really looking forward to is the college basketball cheerleaders, there is good news: you don’t have to […]

  • The 13 NHL Goals Scored by Goalies

    The 13 NHL Goals Scored by Goalies

    Last week, New Jersey Devils goalie Martin Brodeur scored the third goal of his illustrious NHL career. Well, over the weekend, I happened to overhear a couple of gentlemen discussing the issue of goalies scoring goals at a local drinking establishment that I sometimes frequent, and they were all wrong. One said that the last […]