Sports Lists

  • 15 Best Selling NBA Jerseys of 2012

    15 Best Selling NBA Jerseys of 2012

    What’s the best way to tell which NBA players are the most popular with fans? Just look at who fans spent their hard-earned money on. You’ve got to like somebody a lot to drop $89.99 for a replica of their jersey. Of course, it just so happens that the NBA recently released figures on the […]

  • 20 Awesome Sports High Five GIFs

    20 Awesome Sports High Five GIFs

    The high five has been a part of sports since time immemorial. It is the primary form of congratulation during a sporting event, right ahead of the traditional sports butt slap. So you might think there wouldn’t be anything particularly interesting about high fives. They happen about 15 times a game in most leagues, and […]

  • 15 Female Athletes You Should Follow on Twitter

    15 Female Athletes You Should Follow on Twitter

    Twitter gives the general public access to private lives and thoughts of celebrities like we have never had before. And to be quite frank, most of the time this is a bad thing. (Have you ever seen Heidi Montag’s Twitter feed? Yeah.) However, with a select few, such access can be enlightening and entertaining. This […]

  • 11 Athletes Who Shaved Their Heads for Charity

    11 Athletes Who Shaved Their Heads for Charity

    As we told you about yesterday, over the weekend two Indianapolis Colts Cheerleaders, inspired by the battle of coach Chuck Pagano, shaved their heads in order to raise $20,000 for cancer research. And while this is certainly the most memorable charity head-shaving in sports history, it is hardly the first. Teams have been shaving their […]

  • 9 College Sports Rivalries Ruined by Conference Realignment

    9 College Sports Rivalries Ruined by Conference Realignment

    Pretty much the only reason college sports are as popular as they are is that they offer tradition, loyalty, and rivalries that professional sports simply cannot. However, if you thought tradition, loyalty, and rivalries could trump the power and influence of money, well, you were sorely mistaken. As we’ve seen in recent years, university presidents […]

  • 15 High Profile Sports Divorces

    15 High Profile Sports Divorces

    Yesterday NASCAR driver Danica Patrick announced to the world that she and her husband of seven years have filed for divorce. And if you are like me, then this news probably left you shocked—but not because you can’t believe things didn’t last. No, if you’re like me you’re shocked because you didn’t even know she was […]

  • 20 Longest Active Championship Droughts in College Football

    20 Longest Active Championship Droughts in College Football

    Unless you’ve been living under rock, then as a sports fan you are well aware that the Notre Dame Fighting Irish—one of the most iconic brands in American sports—are ranked #1 in the country for the first time since 1993. And of course, if they win their final game of the season at USC this […]

  • 9 Interesting Facts About the Grey Cup

    9 Interesting Facts About the Grey Cup

    This year is a big one for Canadian football. On November 25, 2012, the Calgary Stampeders and the Toronto Argonauts will compete in the 100th Grey Cup Championship Game. Now, American football fans might not be all that interested in the Canadian Football League. And it’s true that, generally speaking, the level of competition among […]

  • 15 Best Players Ever Dumped by the Marlins

    15 Best Players Ever Dumped by the Marlins

    On Tuesday, the Miami Marlins franchise sunk to a new all-time low when they traded every single player earning any kind of money to the Toronto Blue Jays for a handful of prospects, a homophobic defensive wizard, and…um…well, that’s it. Of course, fans of the Marlins had grown used to the team’s so-called “fire-sales,” and […]

  • 21 GIFs of People Crying Over Sports

    21 GIFs of People Crying Over Sports

    There may be “no crying in baseball,” as Tom Hanks famously said in A League of Their Own. However, regardless of whether that’s actually try of America’s pastime, it certainly is not true of every other sport on the planet. Why, just last week we saw pop music legend Rod Stewart sobbing like a baby […]

  • The 20 Hottest NBA WAGs of 2012-13

    The 20 Hottest NBA WAGs of 2012-13

    With the 2012-13 NBA season now two weeks old, it’s a perfect time to take a look at the hottest wives and girlfriends the league has to offer this season. And let me tell you, the list is more impressive that ever. In fact, I feel pretty confident in saying that the NBA has by […]

  • 9 Memorable NASCAR Fights

    9 Memorable NASCAR Fights

    On Sunday at the AdvoCare 500 in Phoenix, four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champ Jeff Gordon took a whole season’s worth of frustration out on Clint Bowyer on the very last lap of the race, running the guy into the wall. That, of course, sparked a huge brawl between the two drivers and their respective crews, […]

  • 9 Greatest Coaching Meltdowns

    9 Greatest Coaching Meltdowns

    One of the most exciting reasons for watching sports is the occasional meltdown. And no one knows how to melt down quite like a coach – these guys get paid to yell and shout and whip people into shape, and occasionally that aggression leads to some less than restrained reactions to undesirable circumstances. So here […]

  • 13 People Who Need the NHL Lockout to End Right Now

    13 People Who Need the NHL Lockout to End Right Now

    Since the NHL lockout began two months ago, much of the hockey-loving public’s attention has been focused on who’s right and who’s wrong. Is it the owners being too greedy? Is all this stuff about redefining hockey-related revenue nonsense? Or do they have a point—are the players asking for too much in a time when […]

  • 15 Trick Play GIFs

    15 Trick Play GIFs

    I love football as much as the next guy, but let’s be honest: sometimes the game can get a little monotonous. I mean, most of the time, everybody lines up, they snap the ball, everybody runs into each other, they all fall down, then they mill about for a minute and a half while the […]