Softball’s surging popularity stems in large part from phenomenal athletes like softball star Montana Fouts.
Most superstar NBA players were No. 1 draft picks. But the Suns and Kings passed on Luka Doncic, making him drop to No. 3. Why exactly?
Mike Tyson has performed the task of rehabilitating his public image. Let’s look at his troubled past and how he’s made a comeback.
Let’s look at the all-time greats, Roger Federer and Björn Borg. What would make their matchup so fun and who would come away with the win?
The NBA MVP is always a highly contested award. But the way the award is decided has changed over the years, Kevin Garnett attributes this to Mark Cuban.
Ken Stabler is one of the most legendary quarterbacks in NFL history. Was Stabler able to capitalize on his skills and earn a lot of money?
Rafael Nadal and his childhood hero, soccer player Ronaldo, squared off in a game that neither of them played professionally: poker.
Let’s look at Awful Announcing’s system and investigate how Tony Romo and Jim Nantz became the highest-rated broadcast team.
The NBA recently completed those preparations, issuing a handbook of the protocols. Let’s look at the rules.
Michael Jordan has always been one of the most legendary players in the NBA. But ‘The Last Dance’ will cement his place as the greatest of all time.
The Watt brothers have already taken the NFL by storm. But this season, T.J. and Derek Watt will have played together at every level.
LeBron James holds himself to a strict regimen to keep his body in tip-top shape, which involves getting huge amounts of sleep.
After COVID-19, calls for asterisks have already begun in the NBA. Some believe the winner of this year’s championship deserves an asterisk.
Bill Russell was one of the best players of all time, but that didn’t stop the FBI from being suspicious of him. What caused the FBI to investigate him?
Marlin Briscoe was one of the forerunners of the modern NFL after his successful career. However, after leaving the sport, Briscoe would end up in jail.
Marshawn Lynch marches to the beat of his own drum. This has earned him the respect of many fans, but it has hurt his wallet more than a few times.
Injured players, like free agent DeMarcus Cousins, weren’t available for a regular postseason return. Could they join the teams in Orlando?
During the early 2000s, Rip Hamilton was defrauded by this then-business manager, who he eventually sued in 2009.
While Iman Shumpert didn’t have as close a relationship with Kobe Bryant as many of his peers, he still took a lot away from his death.
John Daly is celebrating the golfing success of his 16-year-old son, John Daly II, or “Little John” as he’s affectionately known.
Ron Artest has never had the best reputation in the NBA. And for good reason, his track record of dirty plays speaks for itself.
Ezekiel Elliott is one of the most consistent running backs in the league. After a new contract, how high is Elliott’s net worth?
Former NBA player Eric Snow also has a pair of multi-talented sons. One plays football at Snow’s alma mater, Michigan State University.
Kobe Bryant had a legendary work ethic. This meant his days were jam packed with training, so how did Bryant manage to get so little sleep?
Marcus Vick had the pressure of trying to live up to his older brother Michael. His NFL career never worked out and he spent time in jail.
Bonzi Wells was a solid NBA player, but didn’t make as much money as he could have. What made Wells turn down a $38 million contract?
Jimmy Johnson has an unquestioned passion for football. But Johnson also has another passion that he’s crazy about.
Juan González was one of the most coveted MLB players of his era, but his gamble on himself ultimately cost him around $100 million.
Bill Walton is one of the most beloved personalities is sports. But even die-hard fans might not know about his brother’s NFL career.
Tom Brady has expressed his intent to play football until after the age of 45. The QB is intense discipline and focus, but is he realistic?
A metric of Kobe Bryant’s enduring popularity is the enormous market for his memorabilia. Many of his prized items went to auction recently.
Chiefs cornerback Charvarius Ward’s stellar play in the 2019-20 season also earned him a huge performance bonus.
Although both are retired now, Roberto Alomar remains popular with fans. Meanwhile, Sandy Alomar Jr. doesn’t get quite as much love.
Mark McGwire’s brother Dan McGwire had a brief and unsuccessful stint in the NFL as one of the biggest busts in Seahawks history.
The Jordan Brand has released 31 versions of the Air Jordan. While some are undisputed classics, others, like the Air Jordan 2009, fall flat.
The University of Illinois also recently erected a statue of legendary linebacker Dick Butkus to honor his days with the Fighting Illini.
LeBron James has one of the most lucrative shoe lines today. Yet he still can’t hold a candle to Michael Jordan concerning shoe earnings.
Many of golf’s greatest go on to play in the senior league. One person who won’t dare participate, however, is Australian golfer Greg Norman.
ESPN’s The Last Dance has generated some new myths, including one about Michael Jordan’s yellow eyes, which have concerned fans.
Russell Westbrook makes it seem like James Harden spends far more on clothes each year. Let’s break down the two players’ style habits.
Chad ‘Ochocinco’ Johnson was a one of a kind personality in the NFL. His skills on the field helped him become a very rich man.
Charles Barkley was a passionate, competitive player on the court. One of his most notorious fights, however, took place at a bar.
Freddie Mitchell’s NFL career was largely a disappointment. Instead of owning up to this, Mitchell blames his former quarterback and coach.
Years ago, Lance Armstrong admitted to using PEDs to improve his performance. These days, according to his friends, he is a changed man.
Terrelle Pryor had an up and down NFL career that included a position change to wide receiver. But he ultimately left a lot of money on the table.
Certain big-name players changed the way the game is played. One name that doesn’t usually come up is former quarterback Dieter Brock.
MLB has weathered several global crises throughout its existence. Let’s look at two traumatic world events and how baseball was involved.
For anyone old enough to remember, the late coach Red Auerbach will always hold a special place in Celtics fans’ hearts.
To a certain extent, the Boston Celtics’ ’90s struggles came down to a single factor: the tragic death of All-Star player Reggie Lewis.
Don Nelson is one of the most successful coaches in NBA history. Since retiring from the league, Nelson has a new career that’s a far cry from basketball.