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Top 15 Freak Accidents In Sports

Everyone remembers the great moments in sports. The underdog United States hockey team beating the Soviet Union in 1980, Jessie Owens winning four gold medals in front of Hitler in 1936, the Immaculat...

Top 10 Scandals That Define FIFA's Tarnished Legacy

Given FIFA’s well-known culture of corruption and ethical problems, it’s almost a miracle that Sepp Blatter was finally convinced to resign in June of 2015. But FIFA’s accountability problems aren’t a...

Top 10 Father/Son Duos in Sports History

It must be interesting growing up as the son of an all-star athlete. Fringe benefits like free tickets and front row seats probably offset some of the obvious downsides. Watching your dad interact wit...

Top 10 Breakout Stars of the 2014-15 NHL Season

There is something about your team finding the next breakout star that makes sports worth watching even if your team is going through a down period. Rosters and teams are generally structured based on...

Top 10 Collapses in NBA History

A collapse is a little different in the NBA than it is to the NFL for example. In the NBA it is possible to build a seemingly insurmountable lead in any game, any series or over the course of a season...

Top 10 Reasons The Best Of Tigers Woods Is Dead

It almost seems inconceivable in 2015 that one of the most polarizing athletes in all of sports is a golfer. When listing the sports that matter to the American public, golf would be down there somewh...

Top 10 Things We Learned From Mayweather/Pacquiao

And so it happened on Saturday night, as the fight of the century has come and gone. It was a spectacular event if only for the fanfare as every A-list celebrity seemed to be in the house at the MGM G...

Top 10 Reasons To Hate Floyd Mayweather

Floyd Mayweather is undoubtedly one of the best to ever lace up a pair of gloves and step inside the boxing ring. The Grand Rapids, Michigan native has a career professional record of 47-0, he has hel...

10 Athletes Caught In Sex Scandals

In the testosterone driven world of professional athletics it should probably come as no surprise that sports stars are caught up in sex scandals on what seems like a weekly basis. Unlike the average ...

Top 10 NHL Bloopers Of The 2014-15 Season

The NHL is quite the contradiction within itself. No other sport combined such grace as skating on ice, with the toughness of being checked into the boards or being taken off your feet by a big hit. W...

Top 10 NBA Bloopers Of The 2014-15 Season

We love to watch pro athletes do their thing be it on a court, a field, or on a diamond. We pay huge amounts of money to see the best at what they do performing breathtaking feats of skill. We watch n...

Top 10 Classic Comebacks In Sports History

As a sports fan you know when a game is over. It can be your team, or it can be a team you have no rooting interest in at all, there just comes a point when there is obviously no way back into the gam...

Top 10 NFL Players Who Signed With The Enemy

Playing for your original team's rivals has to go one of two ways for a player. There are those guys who will revel in the extra hate and intensity provided by signing for the perceived enemy, while t...

Top 15 Hottest Formula One WAGs

While we all dream of living life in the fast lane, the truth is that very few of us actually get the opportunity to do it. The drivers featured in this list are so lucky that they get to do it in mor...

Top 10 Dirtiest Plays In NBA History

Sometimes there is an art to fouling. Maybe it is late in the game and you are trying to turn an epic back and forth battle into a free throw contest. Maybe a player is on a breakaway and you need to ...

10 Athletes Who Failed At Rapping

As the saying goes… ballers want to be rappers and rappers want to the ballers, and it’s in honor of all of those talented individuals that we present to you 10 athletes who tried rapping. This list i...

Top 20 Overpaid Athletes

There are plenty of athletes who are worth the money. LeBron James brings championships and huge merchandise sales. Tom Brady is the face of the franchise and still leading his team to Super Bowl titl...

Top 10 Bad Weather Games in NFL History

Baseball may be America’s national pastime, but NFL football is the king of North American sports from September to December. One would think that football is a game that would be reserved for the sum...

Top 10 Hilarious Fan Streakers in Sports History

Whoever invented the idea of undressing yourself at a sporting event and rushing onto the field of play strictly for the enjoyment of the fans and the players is a genius. Nobody knows where the idea ...

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