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11 Facts You Didn’t Know About the Cleveland Cavaliers
June 22, 2015

The Cleveland Cavaliers are one of the most exciting and heartbreaking basketball teams in the NBA. Here are 11 things you didn’t know about the Cavs. 1. ...

9 High-Level Pro Athletes Who Were Undrafted
June 15, 2015

Sometimes great pro athletes don’t get recognized straight out of college, but rather develop later in life. Here are 9 high-level pro athletes who were undrafted. ...

The Runner’s Gene: Why Jamaicans Dominate the Competition

Have you ever wondered why some countries seem to have a superabundance of runners at the top levels? Many scientists have which is why there have been many studies ...

11 Bizarre Athlete Superstitions in Sports
May 26, 2015

Sometimes professional athletes have the weirdest superstitions and rituals to get them ready for the game. If they don’t perform or carry on these strange ...

Floyd Mayweather: The Champ
May 22, 2015

Floyd Mayweather won his match of the century against Manny Pacquiao and is the undisputed current champ of boxing. There’s a lot more to him than just boxing. ...

11 Facts About Mike Tyson
May 11, 2015

In the fighting world, Mike Tyson is legendary. One of the most well-known boxers ever, Tyson is not only famous for his prowess in the ring, but also for his odd ...

6 Huge Brawls from MLB Baseball Games
May 4, 2015

Major League Baseball isn’t a contact sport, but brawls can and do break out. Here are a few massive bench-clearing clashes that have taken place during MLB ...

The Story Of The 33 Inning Baseball Game

Maybe the biggest difference between baseball and all the other sports is a clock. There is no timer on baseball, it can last as long as it needs to, and sometimes ...

11 Professional Athletes Who Changed Their Names
April 23, 2015

Sometimes professional athletes lover their nicknames so much, they legally change their given names. Here are 11 examples. Chad Ochocinco. He was born Chad Johnson, ...

9 Facts About Baseball Players Being Hit by Pitches
April 23, 2015

Baseball is not considered a contact sport, but that doesn’t mean that contact is never made — players slide into one another, catchers are knocked on the ...

The Amazing Comeback of Betty Robinson

Betty Robinson was an amazing woman from a young age. She started running young, and when she was only 16 years old she matched the world record for the 100-meter ...

9 Athlete’s Jersey Numbers That Were Unretired
April 9, 2015

When a legendary or popular athlete retires, their team usually retires their number as a tribute. But sometimes other athletes come along and request to wear a ...

Best Coaches From All The Major Sports

Aside from a marquee player, a solid all-around team, and an owner or organization willing to get the right personnel in the room, having a good coach is crucial in ...

Understanding Baseball Sabermetrics: A Glossary Of Important Terms

Sabermetrics are the new measurements for productivity in sports. While they have been around for many years now, they are just now becoming commonplace among ...

Olympic Facts
April 2, 2015

Every four years the whole world comes together for a show of competition and athletic prowess. The Olympics have their origins in ancient Greece, and in their ...

The Longest Race: The Iditarod
April 2, 2015

One of the most impressive athletic feats in the world is the Iditarod dog-sled race in Alaska. Mushers travel 1200 miles over the course of multiple days to finish ...

The 1919 World Series, And The Story Of The Chicago Black Sox

The 1919 World Series almost ruined the game of baseball, and left the sport with a black eye for decades. It is the story of corruption, of eight men out, and of ...

Stella Walsh: The Life and Times of an Intersex Olympian

As a native of Northeast Ohio, I’m avidly attune to all of the odd goings-on that seem to surround this place. People say Ohio is famous for their astronauts ...

The Weirdest Facts About Your Favorite NBA Players
March 26, 2015

March Madness is upon us, which means that it’s time to start scoping out the best players for next year’s draft. But before looking forward, it might be ...

8 Famous NBA Basketball Players Who Played Overseas 
March 26, 2015

Sometimes NBA superstars feel that they still have something in the tank, so they go overseas and continue to play basketball after retiring from the NBA. Here are 8 ...

7 Extremely Lopsided Trades In Baseball History
March 25, 2015

Nobody can win them all, that’s for sure. Trades are always a dicey prospect, no matter how good they look at the time. Sometimes trades in baseball can be out ...

9 Professional Athletes Who Walked On To Their College Teams
March 25, 2015

Almost every professional superstar athlete in every major sport in America was recruited to some college to play that sport. However, there are a few athletes at ...

6 Defunct Baseball Teams From The 1800s

It’s hard to believe that baseball is old enough to have teams that never made it to 1900. Prior to 1900, baseball was unrecognizable when compared to ...

The Villainous Times Of The Tyrannical Ty Cobb

Tyrus Raymond “Ty” Cobb was one of the first truly great superstar baseball players in the game. He was also, and still remains, one of the most hated ...

12 Quotes From The Great Bambino, Babe Ruth

George Herbert “Babe” Ruth was the first athlete whose large personality overshadowed the game. From being a pitcher to becoming the first and still most ...