St. Louis Rams v Seattle Seahawks

Biggest training camp battles for every NFC team

July is, traditionally, the warmest month of the year for NFL fans living in the United States. Fans do their best to stay cool when they can, but really, they’re just biding time until training camps around the league open at the end of the month. This particular league year promises to be as exciting […]

Cleveland Browns v Tennessee Titans

Biggest training camp battles for every AFC team

The dog days of summer signal the glorious return of NFL football. Training camps around the league will open soon. They are a place where unknown youngsters routinely unseat established veterans for starting positions across the league. As we eagerly anticipate those contests of will, determination and skill, now seems like a perfect time to […]

LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 08:  Clint Dempsey #8 of the USA celebrates his goal in the first half against Panama during the international men's friendly match at StubHub Center on February 8, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Gold Cup power rankings: How do all the teams stack up?

With the Women’s World Cup and Copa America tournaments in the books, we turn our attention to the CONCACAF region and the 12 teams competing in the regional Gold Cup competition. With the opener of Panama vs. Haiti set for July 7, let’s take a closer look at the competing squads and how they stack […]

in the Group D match of the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015 at BC Place Stadium on June 16, 2015 in Vancouver, Canada.

Women’s World Cup Semifinal preview

With the World Cup semifinal matches set to begin this Tuesday, four teams are currently vying to hoist the trophy on July 5.  Of the remaining teams, three of those squads are ranked in the top five in the world. France was eliminated after being deadlocked for 120 minutes before losing to top-ranked Germany in […]


Copa America Semifinals Preview

We’ve reached the semifinal round of the Copa America tournament and some of the best players in the world are laying it all on the line. Virtually every match has been competitive, often going straight to penalty kicks to decide who advanced. We’ve watched the good (a feisty Jamaican team from CONCACAF) and the ugly […]

Los Angeles Dodgers v Colorado Rockies

Which Players Make up the MLB All-25-and-Under Team?

The infusion of young talent in Major League Baseball has made an impact on rebuilding clubs and contenders.  From Kris Bryant’s debut in Chicago to Joey Gallo’s emergence with the Rangers to Byron Buxton in Minnesota, a new generation of stars is on the diamond as we speak. Here’s a look at the best of […]


Neymar hit with red card for headbutting Colombian player (VIDEO)

Brazil superstar forward Neymar lost his cool after the final whistle was blown following Wednesday’s Copa America match against Colombia. Colombia pulled off the upset and emerged victorious, 1-0, and Neymar wasn’t happy about it. When the match ended, he kicked the ball at Colombia’s Pablo Armero. Armero’s teammate, Jeison Murillo, then got in Neymar’s […]


Steve Kerr, Warriors players pop champagne to celebrate Finals win (VIDEO)

The Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers, 105-97, in Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Tuesday night. They may not have been able to celebrate being crowned world champions in front of their home crowd, but players and coaches alike seemed to be just fine with it. The Warriors were still equipped with […]


LeBron James has embarrassing wardrobe malfunction (VIDEO)

LeBron James had an embarrassing moment right before Game 4 of the NBA Finals tipped off. James tucked in his jersey, which is pretty routine. Except something popped out. Something that is very NSFW. In case you couldn’t see it, here’s a screencap. So there you have it. That’s LeBron James—all of him. [Photo/screencap: Deadspin]


Joey Crawford tells Timofey Mozgov to shut up (VIDEO)

Most NBA referees take the high road when calling games, but Joey Crawford has made a habit of trying to be the center of attention. Crawford often tries to steal the spotlight by being boisterous or making a scene in games. Such was the case in Game 4 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night, […]


LeBron James takes a spill, hits head on camera (VIDEO)

Quicken Loans Arena went silent during Game 4 of the NBA Finals after LeBron James stumbled into a cameraman and took a hard fall. James drove baseline and was fouled hard by Andrew Bogut in the second quarter of the game while going up for a layup. The contact sent James stumbling head-first into a […]


Kyrie Irving has a ‘Friends’ tattoo

If you watched television in the ’90s, there’s a good chance that you watched Friends at some point. The hit TV show ran from 1994-2004 and served as a jumping-off point for many members of the show’s cast. Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving was born in 1992, but he’s a fan of the show […]


Snoop Dogg throws out first pitch at Blue Jays game (VIDEO)

Snoop Dogg threw out the first pitch at Tuesday night’s Marlins-Blue Jays game at Rogers Centre, and let’s just say he did a much better job than 50 Cent did roughly one year ago. Snoop used a solid wind-up to hurl the baseball toward home plate. It sailed a bit to the right and was […]


LeBron James bows before Jim Brown before Game 3 (VIDEO)

Jim Brown and LeBron James are two of the most renowned athletes in Cleveland sports history. Brown played a major role in helping the Cleveland Browns win the NFL Championship in 1964, but the city has not celebrated a title win since that time. James is looking to end that 51-year drought in the near […]


LeBron James cries after getting hit in face by Draymond Green (VIDEO)

LeBron James absolutely dominated Game 2 of the NBA Finals. He recorded a triple-double and dropped 39 points, hauled in 16 rebounds and dished out 11 assists. James was clearly the difference-maker in the game, especially being that reigning MVP Steph Curry had his worst shooting performance of the season (5-23 from the field). Had […]

LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 01:  Joc Pederson #31 of the Los Angeles Dodgers hits a grand slam home run in the second inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Dodger Stadium on May 1, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Joc Pederson hits longest home run of the season (VIDEO)

Dodgers outfielder Joc Pederson hit a 467-foot home run in the first game of the team’s doubleheader against the Rockies on Tuesday afternoon at Coors Field, but he didn’t stop there. Pederson saved his best effort for the game that followed, and in the third inning, he crushed a pitch from David Hale over the […]

Boston Red Sox v Minnesota Twins

MLB Contenders and Pretenders So Far: Which Teams Are For Real?

Memorial Day marks the one-third mark of the MLB regular season marathon. We now have a slightly better idea about which teams are set to remain in contention for the duration of the season—and which are merely smoke and mirrors. Contenders Houston Astros Remember the Sports Illustrated cover from last year in which the publication predicted they would […]


Lil B lifts curse, zings James Harden after Rockets loss

Lil B’s curse, once again, proved to be too much to overcome. It haunted Kevin Durant in the past, and this time it was James Harden who was done in during the Western Conference finals. Harden’s worst performance of the series came during Wednesday night’s pivotal Game 5, in which the Warriors advanced to the […]


Riley Curry steals show at postgame news conference (VIDEO)

It didn’t take long for Stephen Curry’s daughter, Riley, to steal the show once again after the Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals by defeating the Houston Rockets in Game 5 on Wednesday night. Riley had previously caused an uproar of sorts after she joined her dad at the podium and urged him to “be […]