Sports Lists

  • 29 Awesome GIFs of Wrestling Fans Being Wrestling Fans

    29 Awesome GIFs of Wrestling Fans Being Wrestling Fans

    Wrestling fans are awesome. Everyone over the age of 10 knows pro wrestling is “fake” in the sense that the outcomes and storylines are all scripted. And yet you’d never know it judging by the way fans react. They get just as worked as you do when the coach of your favorite football team calls a […]

  • 16 Biggest Celebrity Fans of NCAA Sweet 16

    16 Biggest Celebrity Fans of NCAA Sweet 16

    This week we learned that Henry Winkler, a.k.a. The Fonz, is a Wichita State Shockers fan. So that got us thinking. What other celebrity fans will be cheering teams on in the Sweet 16? Well, we did some digging and found celebrity fans for every team left in the 2015 NCAA Tournament. And now we’re going to […]

  • 25 March Madness Memes That Pretty Much Sum Up Your Life Right Now

    25 March Madness Memes That Pretty Much Sum Up Your Life Right Now

    Are you completely obsessed with March Madness right now but struggling to explain it? Yeah, well, in case you haven’t noticed, so is the internet. So why fight the zeitgeist, man? Let’s all kick back and enjoy a bunch of March Madness memes that perfectly sum up our basketball-saturated lives at this exact moment. Of course, if […]

  • 9 Biggest Sweet Sixteen Upsets In NCAA Tournament History

    9 Biggest Sweet Sixteen Upsets In NCAA Tournament History

    Everybody knows March Madness is all about the upsets. However, while they are plentiful through the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament, historically speaking, Sweet Sixteen upsets are rare. Is that bad news for those of you who have No. 7 Wichita State beating No. 3 Notre Dame, or No. 11 beating No. 2 […]

  • 9 Biggest First-Round Upsets in NCAA Tournament History

    9 Biggest First-Round Upsets in NCAA Tournament History

    One of the best things about sports is that any individual or team can beat any other individual or team if they play hard and get a lucky bounce or two. That’s what makes the NCAA Tournament so great. With all the little guys matched up against the big guys, you’re pretty much guaranteed some […]

  • 9 Weirdest NCAA Tournament Mascots of 2015

    9 Weirdest NCAA Tournament Mascots of 2015

    March Madness technically started on Tuesday with the first two play-in games. But come on, everybody knows those games don’t really count. The Big Dance really gets underway today. And that means it’s once again time to take a look at the NCAA Tournament mascots and savor their weirdness. Unfortunately, we don’t have weird mascot stalwarts like […]

  • 13 Most Shocking Sports Retirements of All Time

    13 Most Shocking Sports Retirements of All Time

    On Monday night the sports world received word of one of the most shocking sports retirements we’ve seen in a long time. San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland, just 24 years old, announced he was hanging up his cleats for good. What made the announcement so shocking was not just the fact that Borland is young, […]

  • 9 Tips for Following March Madness at Work or School

    9 Tips for Following March Madness at Work or School

    Every year around this time, millions of hard-workin’ folks around the world must deal with a very serious dilemma: how do you follow March Madness at work without getting fired? Obviously, just forgetting about the NCAA Tournament is not an option. This is the most exciting sports tournament on earth we’re talking about here. You can’t just put that sort […]

  • 9 Best Irish-American Athletes

    9 Best Irish-American Athletes

    Tuesday is St. Patrick’s Day, a day when everybody in the world gets to feel a little bit Irish (and a lotta drunk). But of course there are some people who have a God-given right to feel a little bit more Irish than others because they actually are Irish. And within that group there are […]

  • The 9 Most Hated People in College Basketball

    The 9 Most Hated People in College Basketball

    Man, college basketball sure is filled with some hateable characters. And because the tenure of most players hovers around 1-3 years, a lot of our hate focuses not on player but rather coaches and announcers—people America must endure in large doses for a short period of team every year during March Madness. In fact, to be quite honest, you have […]

  • The 15 Greatest NBA Face Masks of All Time

    The 15 Greatest NBA Face Masks of All Time

    Did you ever wonder who invented those freaky NBA face masks players where after they’ve broken a nose or an ortibal bone? Well, turns out it was an orthotist by the name of Gerald McHale. When Pistons star Bill Lambeer had his cheekbone shattered in 1990, the team asked McHale if he could come up […]

  • 9 Ways to Improve the MLS (or at Least Make It Suck Less)

    9 Ways to Improve the MLS (or at Least Make It Suck Less)

    Now that the 2015 Major League Soccer season has officially begun—to almost no fanfare—today we’re going to take a look at some key ways to improve the MLS…or at least make it suck less. Yes, that is a harsh title, and it might give you the idea that I don’t like the MLS. But I actually do. They’ve […]

  • 9 Biggest NCAA Basketball Scandals and Suspensions

    9 Biggest NCAA Basketball Scandals and Suspensions

    Syracuse University basketball coach Jim Boeheim is currently in big trouble with the NCAA for various infractions and violations during his tenure. And while he’s far from the first NCAA basketball bigwig to do wrong by the sport, he is probably the most successful. And that makes his one of the biggest NCAA basketball scandals of all time. What […]

  • 9 NFL Greats Who Need to Retire this Offseason

    9 NFL Greats Who Need to Retire this Offseason

    This off-season, the NFL has a number of players that are flirting with retirement, and for good reason. NFL greats can only stay great for so long, and despite having strong careers without scandal or trauma, there comes a time when you’re simply too old to play in the NFL. Further, there are also players who HAVE been marred […]

  • 17 Gruesome Photos of UFC Fighters Before and After Fights

    17 Gruesome Photos of UFC Fighters Before and After Fights

    Trying to talk someone you know out of pursuing a career in MMA? Easy. Just show them this list of UFC fighters before and after fights. If it doesn’t convince them to abandon their dream outright, it will at least make them think twice. Don’t get me wrong. I’m not against MMA at all. If people want […]