Sports Lists

  • The 9 Worst Formula 1 Crash Videos

    The 9 Worst Formula 1 Crash Videos

    Ahh, motorsports. Rarely do we find ourselves so often rooting for misfortune, then feeling like horrible, horrible people when it happens. Well, I’m here to eliminate the middleman. These crashes have already taken place, so you don’t need to hope for them, which means you don’t need to feel bad about them when you watch […]

  • 9 Instances When It Was (Sort Of) Okay for Athletes to Cry

    9 Instances When It Was (Sort Of) Okay for Athletes to Cry

    That title is a little misleading. I”m not sure it’s ever truly “okay” for athletes to cry. Sure, there is the drama of competition, and of course emotions run high, but it’s still somewhat uncomfortable to see these modern-day gladiators break down in tears. I understand it, but I really don’t like it. Fortunately it […]

  • 9 Ways to Get Her Interested in the Game

    9 Ways to Get Her Interested in the Game

    Without context, if you’re a girl or guy, watching a pro sports game isn’t that much different than watching an elementary school version of the same sport. The reason we care is because we know these people are the best. When they’re not the best, as college athletes aren’t as good as their pro counterparts, […]

  • 9 Best Sports/Games to Play While Drinking

    9 Best Sports/Games to Play While Drinking

    The criteria for a good drinking game are pretty intuitive. Games should be turn-based, require little to no exertion, and require little to no attention while waiting for your turn. Bonus points if the game requires little to no specific equipment or location. By those accounts, tennis is a really crappy game to play while […]

  • 9 Worst Types of People to Watch a Game With

    9 Worst Types of People to Watch a Game With

    Watching sports on TV is a special kind of dynamic. No two games or scenarios are the same on their own. Add a different mix of people and you’ll never get the same result twice. However, that doesn’t mean rules can’t be established from the types of people who suck the fun out of the […]

  • 9 Greatest Sports Arcade Games of All Time

    9 Greatest Sports Arcade Games of All Time

    People want different things from arcade games than they do from console video games. Arcade games are largely social, so they ability to beat the crap out of your drinking buddies or girlfriend in a football game is WAY more important than realism or strategy. Consequently, the best arcade games are often grotesque bastardizations that […]

  • 9 Things to Look for in a Sports Bar

    9 Things to Look for in a Sports Bar

    Most people decide to go to sports bars for a specific reason. Sometimes it’s just plain ole’ alcoholism, but more often, it’s because patrons want more excitement than their couches and living rooms can provide. They aren’t at the game, but they want to feel like they’re part of an event, nonetheless. So, a sports […]

  • 15 Hottest Premiere League WAG’s

    15 Hottest Premiere League WAG’s

    If you like models, pseudo-popsingers, and reality TV contestants, then this list is your Woodstock. In England, WAGs (wives and girlfriends) are a special class of citizen, equal parts celebrity and train wreck. They all look good, so we can put aside their dubious talent and just appreciate the fact that they married someone famous […]

  • 11 Drug Using Athletes Who Make Charlie Sheen Look Like an Amateur

    11 Drug Using Athletes Who Make Charlie Sheen Look Like an Amateur

    “Party like a rock star” is dangerously close to being replaced with “party like Charlie Sheen,” given his recent exploits. While athletes, as a rule, can’t compete with the likes of actors, rock stars, or even writers when it comes to drug intake, there are a few that “represent” harder than others. Unfortunately, as you’ll […]

  • 9 Oscar Winning Sports Films

    9 Oscar Winning Sports Films

    Last night marked the 83rd annual Academy Awards, and for the first time in a long time, a sports-related film took home two Oscars. And while they may be few and far between, sports films have won several Oscars throughout the years. Here are nine examples. The Fighter – Best Supporting Actress and Best Supporting […]

  • 9 Worst College Nicknames

    9 Worst College Nicknames

    A brief word on this piece: I had only a tenuous grasp on the difference between a mascot and a nickname for a college before starting this article. I feel as though I’m behind the curve on this one, but in case I’m not, I’ll explain. A mascot is the thing that dances on the […]

  • 9 Celebs That Were Actually Decent Athletes

    9 Celebs That Were Actually Decent Athletes

    Maybe you can pick up acting later in life, but it’s unlikely you’ll be picking up a new sport late in your career. That why this list is about celebrities that used to be athletes, rather than athletes that used to be celebrities. While none of these guys experienced tremendous success on the field (by […]

  • 15 Female Athletes Who Were Born to Wear Spandex

    15 Female Athletes Who Were Born to Wear Spandex

    Of all the professions I would like to see wearing spandex, it’s no surprise that “athlete” tops the list. One must be pretty taught to wear the which is basically an extra layer of skin. However, athletic bodies aren’t always the hottest, despite almost always being the fittest. Fortunately, athletic uniforms tend to run tight […]

  • 9 Things Blake Griffin Should Jump Over At Next Year’s Dunk Contest

    9 Things Blake Griffin Should Jump Over At Next Year’s Dunk Contest

    Jumping over a car ain’t so great. Don’t misunderstand though: Blake Griffin is great. In what’s essentially his rookie year, he has been the poster boy for excitement in a league that offers a lot of excitement to begin with. So what’s so exciting about hurdling a compact(ish) car? A Kia, nonetheless? Nothing. There’s nothing […]

  • 9 Insane Dunks You Have to See to Believe (Videos)

    9 Insane Dunks You Have to See to Believe (Videos)

    As you know, yesterday was the NBA All-Star Game, and like all All-Star games, no one really gives a sh*t. After all, it’s meaningless. But the NBA’s All-Star weekend has one redeeming quality: the Slam Dunk Contest. And while even the dunk contest can be boring, Blake Griffin managed to breath some life into this […]