Sports Lists

  • 11 Pro Athletes Who Tagged In To Pro Wrestling

    11 Pro Athletes Who Tagged In To Pro Wrestling

    A few weeks back it was announced that Wrestlemania 28 will be held at Miami’s Sun Life Stadium on Sunday, April 1. Only 4 matches officially scheduled so far (the main event being John Cena vs. The Rock) but this is the WWE, so you know there will be tons of surprises. One of the […]

  • 15 Oscar-Losing Sports Films

    15 Oscar-Losing Sports Films

    Sports films have done pretty well at the Oscars over the years, relatively speaking. Many have racked up nominations for acting, directing, or best picture, and four— Rocky, Raging Bull, Chariots of Fire, and Million Dollar Baby —even won best picture. Last night, Moneyball had a chance to join these films in the pantheon of […]

  • 11 Biggest NHL Trade Deadline Deals

    11 Biggest NHL Trade Deadline Deals

    The 2012 NHL trade deadline is almost here, and after weeks of rampant speculation and maneuvering, yesterday finally saw the first big move: Columbus’ Jeff Carter for Los Angeles’ Jack Johnson. And with just one weekend left for desperate NHL general managers to make or break their teams, we could see even more action by […]

  • 20 Sweet Slam Dunk GIFs

    20 Sweet Slam Dunk GIFs

    This weekend, while all the big movie stars are boozing and canoodling at the 84th Annual Academy Awards in Hollywood, the NBA’s biggest stars will all be dribbling and dunking at the 61st Annual All-Star Game in Orlando.  And although it’s pretty much a toss-up as to which marquee event is more worth watching—both are […]

  • The NBA’s Hottest Cheerleaders (By Team): Eastern Conference

    The NBA’s Hottest Cheerleaders (By Team): Eastern Conference

    With the shortened 2012 NBA season at it’s midway point, there’s no better time to go through and rank the league’s hottest cheerleaders and dancers. So today we bring you Part 1: The Eastern Conference, and next week we’ll bring you Part 2: The Western Conference. Now, I’m sure all the scientific minds out there […]

  • 9 Sports Stars Who Came Out Of Nowhere

    9 Sports Stars Who Came Out Of Nowhere

    Pro sports teams are always on the hunt for “the next big thing,” the guy who might put a team on his back and carry them to multiple championships. That’s why we make such a big deal about scouting and prospects and draft lotteries and draft picks. But of course, things don’t always go as […]

  • 15 Most Impressive Streaks In NHL History

    15 Most Impressive Streaks In NHL History

    Tonight the Detroit Red Wings take on the Nashville Predators at Joe Louis Arena, where the Preds will try to do something no team has been able to do since November 3, 2011: beat the Wings at home. In fact, this past Tuesday, when Detroit beat the Dallas Stars 3-1, they extended their home winning […]

  • 20 Hockey Fails (GIFs)

    20 Hockey Fails (GIFs)

    Hockey is one of the fastest, hardest, high-octane sports you’ll see. When things go right out there on the ice, nothing is more exciting. But the converse of this reality is that there’s such a small margin of error, so when things go wrong it’s can be either really grizzly or freaking hilarious. And since […]

  • 20 Awesome Athlete-Celebrity Look-Alikes

    20 Awesome Athlete-Celebrity Look-Alikes

    It’s funny how athletes always want to hang out with celebrities, and celebrities always want to hang out with athletes. There’s a weird kind of synergy between the two sets of super wealthy people—each seems to understand the other, and yet each also wants to be like the other. Meanwhile, the rest of us would […]

  • 13 Hilarious Will Ferrell Sports Moments (Videos)

    13 Hilarious Will Ferrell Sports Moments (Videos)

    The other night in New Orleans, Will Ferrell randomly showed up at a matchup between the Hornets’ and Chicago Bulls to do the pre-game player introductions. As you would expect, things quickly turned hilarious. Now, if it seems to you like Will Ferrell always seems to be making sports movies and turning up at some […]

  • 9 Best Rivalries In College Basketball (2012 Edition)

    9 Best Rivalries In College Basketball (2012 Edition)

    Sports rivalries don’t exist in a vacuum. You can say this or that rivalry is the biggest before the season starts, but once the games are played things have a tendency to change. Inevitably, some rivalries that are great on paper won’t live up to the hype; others, meanwhile, will come out of nowhere and […]

  • 30 Badass Pro Wrestling Finishers (GIFs)

    30 Badass Pro Wrestling Finishers (GIFs)

    I love pro wrestling. It’s one of my guilty pleasures. But I’m a busy person, and there’s only so much time I can spend watching TV on any given day. So sometimes I get tired of all the talking and evil-glaring and backstage intrigue and paternity testing, and I just wish they could condense the […]

  • 11 Hot Female MMA Fighters (Not Named Gina Carano)

    11 Hot Female MMA Fighters (Not Named Gina Carano)

    Here at Total Pro Sports, we’re big fans of Gina Carano. And really, who isn’t? But she’s not the only sexy female MMA fighter out there. There are a number of other fighters who possess both skill inside the ring and beauty outside of it. And we would be remiss if we didn’t educate you […]

  • 13 Pro Careers Interrupted By Incarceration

    13 Pro Careers Interrupted By Incarceration

    For most sports fans, living the life of a professional athlete is the ultimate fantasy. People chanting your name, exotic cars, fancy suits, gorgeous women—what’s not to fantasize about?* So to those of us sitting at home watching the game on the couch, it’s always mind-boggling when we see pro athletes misbehaving or getting involved […]

  • 13 Worst Super Bowl Commercials Of All Time

    13 Worst Super Bowl Commercials Of All Time

    I really wanted to do a list of great Super Bowl commercials for today. But this year, like the game itself, the commercials really weren’t all that exciting. And in fact, many of them were pretty stupid. So, lacking inspiration, I scrapped the plan to recap the best commercials and instead decided to do a […]