Sports Lists

  • 35 Best GIFs of the 2015 NCAA Tournament

    35 Best GIFs of the 2015 NCAA Tournament

    The 2015 NCAA Tournament is over. The dancing is done. The madness has ceased. The Duke Blue Devils are your 2015 NCAA Men’s Basketball Champions. And we’re all about to go through some pretty serious college hoops withdrawal. The good news? There’s always this list of the best GIFs of the 2015 NCAA Tournament. It’s not quite as […]

  • The 9 Biggest Rip-Offs for Sports Fans

    The 9 Biggest Rip-Offs for Sports Fans

    Word came down from high atop the mountain (the Internet) yesterday that the price tag for the Manny Pacquiao Floyd Mayweather fight would be a record-setting $99, and if for some bizarre reason you didn’t want an HD broadcast, congrats. Your price is only $89. Whee! Ten dollar savings! It’s no surprise that the price of […]

  • 9 Ways to Fix The NFL’s Extra Point Problem

    9 Ways to Fix The NFL’s Extra Point Problem

    The extra point in the NFL has become a bit of a nuisance in recent years. Teams are converting their kick 99.3% of the time, which means only 7 of every 1,000 extra point attempts are made interesting. Not exactly a thrilling proposition. So the owners are of one mind that the extra point system needs to […]

  • 50 Greatest Athlete Wardrobe Malfunctions

    50 Greatest Athlete Wardrobe Malfunctions

    Before Janet Jackson and Justin Timberlake came along, we didn’t know what to call it when an athlete’s basketball shorts got pulled down, or their swimming suit got tugged by an overzealous water polo opponent. But now we do. We call them athlete wardrobe malfunctions. Of course, in the olden days, athlete wardrobe malfunctions were […]

  • 13 Heroic Sideline Reporters Hit by Balls in the Line of Duty

    13 Heroic Sideline Reporters Hit by Balls in the Line of Duty

    What sports fans don’t have a good laugh when they see sideline reporters hit by balls? Comic relief is pretty much the only thing sideline reporters are good for. That’s not to say sideline reporters aren’t talented journalists. Some of them definitely are. But it is to say their job is silly. The only thing they do is ask obvious, cliched […]

  • 9 Winningest Final Four Coaches of All Time

    9 Winningest Final Four Coaches of All Time

    It is difficult enough to coach a team to the Final Four  of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament. But it is even more difficult to win once you are there. (That logic just totally blew your mind, didn’t it?) For that reason, the winningest Final Four coaches in the history of the tournament deserve special recognition. Because trying your best […]

  • The 9 Worst Local Commercials Starring Pro Athletes

    The 9 Worst Local Commercials Starring Pro Athletes

    If you haven’t seen any of Timofey Mozgov’s soon-to-be-infamous local commercials for something called the Brew Garden, do yourself a favor and check it out now. You’ll be very happy you did. You can find it right here. Amazing, isn’t it? Of course, this is hardly one of the first terrible local commercials a pro athlete has […]

  • 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 […]