Sports Lists

  • 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 […]

  • 50 of the Most Gruesome Sports Injuries of All-Time

    50 of the Most Gruesome Sports Injuries of All-Time

    Nobody likes seeing their favorite player go down with a groin injury or a high ankle sprain. However, while those kinds of injuries can keep players on the disabled list for a long time, at least they usually don’t endanger their careers. Not all sports injuries are so mild. In fact, some are so gruesome […]

  • 12 Coaches with a Lot of Money at Stake in the 2012 NCAA Tournament

    12 Coaches with a Lot of Money at Stake in the 2012 NCAA Tournament

    Tens of millions of people around the world are financially invested in the outcomes of NCAA Tournament games. The schools stand to reap major financial windfalls via surging TV revenue, merchandise sales, and ticket sales if their teams do well. Individual players could see their NBA draft stock skyrocket with a couple of clutch performances, which […]

  • 24 GIFs of College Basketball Fans Being College Basketball Fans

    24 GIFs of College Basketball Fans Being College Basketball Fans

    With the 2013 NCAA Tournament getting underway today, we can all stop pretending to be Vegas bookies and go back to doing what we do best: being college basketball fans. This, really, is a good thing. Impartial observers don’t make college hoops fun. Fans do. After all, if every team in the Big Dance didn’t […]

  • The 15 Hottest Girlfriends of Tiger Woods

    The 15 Hottest Girlfriends of Tiger Woods

    Did you hear the  big news yesterday? Tiger Woods is dating Lindsey Vonn! Actually, it’s not really news. We told you about that way back in January. But now it’s official, because Tiger announced it on his Facebook page along with some photographs of the sports superstars just hanging out like a regular couple—a regular couple […]

  • 16 Sweet Pieces of NCAA Tournament Trivia to Impress Your Friends

    16 Sweet Pieces of NCAA Tournament Trivia to Impress Your Friends

    The NCAA Tournament starts in earnest on Thursday (no, sorry, I don’t count the play-in games), so you’re probably pretty busy studying team stats and filling in your brackets. However, once the brackets are in and the time comes to sit back and watch the games, you’re going to need something to talk about with […]

  • 9 Underdogs to Watch in the 2013 NCAA Tournament

    9 Underdogs to Watch in the 2013 NCAA Tournament

    Let the Madness begin! The field for the 2013 NCAA Tournament has been selected, and you have approximately three days to fill out your brackets for most pools and contests. Which top dogs will make good on their hype? I have no idea. But I do know that since 1985, 89.3% of the tournaments have […]

  • 15 Impressive Winning Streaks You Might Not Have Heard Of

    15 Impressive Winning Streaks You Might Not Have Heard Of

    The Miami Heat’s winning streak is now up to 20 games. Only four teams in NBA history have ever won 20 straight games, and at this point you’d have to say that LeBron and company have a legitimate shot at eclipsing the all-time record of 33 games, which was set by the 1971-72 Los Angeles […]

  • 23 Funny Gatorade GIFs

    23 Funny Gatorade GIFs

    When it comes to equipment and apparel, no single brand dominates the world of sports. Nike, Adidas, Reebok, Puma, Umbro, Under Armour, Majestic—they’ve all got pieces of the lucrative pie. But when it comes to sports drinks, there is Gatorade, and then there is everyone else. In the U.S., the Pepsi-owned “Thirst Quencher” has 75% […]

  • The 30 Most Popular Female Sports Reporters on Twitter

    The 30 Most Popular Female Sports Reporters on Twitter

    Traditionally, it was not easy for women to get good jobs in sports journalism. One of the reasons for this was old-fashioned sexism. (A woman hanging out in a locker room with a bunch of sweaty foul-mouthed men? Egads!) Another more practical (if less predominant) reason, however, was that for a long time there just […]

  • 12 Things You Should Know About the World Baseball Classic

    12 Things You Should Know About the World Baseball Classic

    The 2013 World Baseball Classic is going on right now on two different continents, but many North American sports fans aren’t really paying much attention to it. Why? Well, there are probably a number of good reasons. First, casual hardball fans probably aren’t ready for competitive baseball in March. We call ball players “the boys […]

  • 9 Worst NCAA Tournament Teams of All-Time

    9 Worst NCAA Tournament Teams of All-Time

    Yesterday, the Liberty University Flames men’s basketball team made history by winning the 2013 Big South Conference tournament, earning an automatic invitation to the 2013 NCAA Tournament. Why was it historic? Well, it wasn’t because this will be their first trip to the big dance, or anything like that. It was historic because the Flames […]

  • The 20 Members of the NBA’s 60 Points Club

    The 20 Members of the NBA’s 60 Points Club

    This season, the highest point total put up in a single game is 54. That feat was achieved just last week by the Warriors’ Stephen Curry, and it was only the second 50-point game of the year—the other coming from the NBA’s leading scorer, Kevin Durant, back in January. However, while a 50-point game is […]