Skateboarding South India from Goa to Bangalore to Chennai

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For the Westerner visiting India for the first time, just crossing a crowded street on foot can pose an interesting challenge — let alone […]

By | June 27th, 2017|

WAR for AL MVP: Tracking Mike Trout, Aaron Judge in battle for baseball’s top award

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MLB’s MVPs are almost always among the league leaders in the wins above replacement (WAR) stat, which attempts to gauge a player’s overall contribution […]

By | June 26th, 2017|

Hype machine revving up for UFC 214 Cormier vs Jones

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In May, at the UFC Summer Kickoff presser in Dallas, all eyes were on Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier in anticipation of their July […]

By | June 26th, 2017|

Paul Rabil Live! lacrosse tour parodies classic album covers from Nirvana, Green Day and more

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Legendary lacrosse player Paul Rabil has been posting reworked classic album covers to Instagram in promotion of his 2017 cross-country, lacrosse-camp tour. We’ve pitched […]

By | June 25th, 2017|

Goofball PGA golfer Danny Lee finds straight man in swing coach Drew Steckel

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Along with Andres Gonzales, Danny Lee is one of the more interesting characters you will come across in the normally staid PGA crowd. The […]

By | June 25th, 2017|

Rising Stars: India’s Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy, Lakshya Sen shine on world badminton stage

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The game of badminton is thought to have originally developed among expatriate officers in British India, where it became a popular form of recreation […]

By | June 25th, 2017|

Top Ten Fan Cards — July 1, 2017

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This week’s Top Ten Fan Cards chart sees a hockey card taking over the top spot. The card tally by sport has baseball with […]

By | June 25th, 2017|

Dude Perfect keeps fidget spinner fad spinning with trick-shots video

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Fads have been rising up at a fast and furious pace over the past few years from the Harlem Shuffle to the Ice Bucket, […]

By | June 24th, 2017|

Air Miles Galore: Miles Daisher sets world record with 63 BASE jumps in 24 hours

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Most people will never go sky diving over the course of their lifetime, let alone attempt a BASE jump. Miles Daisher, on the other […]

By | June 24th, 2017|

Fail Friday Follies: Pole vaulting world records and world wreckers

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Centuries ago, pole vaulting originated in the Netherlands as a means to cross canals and marshy areas without getting one’s wooden shoes all mucked […]

By | June 23rd, 2017|

Ken Griffey Jr. headlines Seattle Mariners all-time roster by Wins Above Replacement

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Last year, Ken Griffey Jr. was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame after being selected on a record 99.32 percent of ballots cast. […]

By | June 23rd, 2017|

Prince Fielder, Angel Pagan and the most misleadingly named MLB players of all time

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What’s in a name? Apparently, not a whole lot — or at least not in the cases of the professional baseball players presented below. […]

By | June 23rd, 2017|

Kings of Instagram: Rob Dyrdek, Tony Hawk, Nyjah Huston tops among skateboarders

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Skateboarders, unlike many of the stars from much older sports, were quick to embrace Instagram after it debuted in 2010. As a result, the […]

By | June 22nd, 2017|

18-year-old German baller Isaiah Hartenstein climbing NBA draft boards

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Could Isaiah Hartenstein be Germany’s next Dirk Nowitzki or Detlef Schrempf? After turning down numerous offers from prestigious U.S. college programs and top European […]

By | June 21st, 2017|

Meagan Martin and Kevin Bull’s ninja warrior team excels on ‘Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge’

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How do ninja warriors spend their time off? If they’re like Meagan Martin, Michelle Warnky, Maggi Thorne, Kevin Bull or Lance Pekus, they form […]

By | June 20th, 2017|

Welcome to Hell: Galatasaray’s Turk Telekom Arena headlines soccer’s most intimidating atmospheres

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Playing on the road is never easy, but some venues have more intimidating atmospheres than others… like way more. We went on a globe-trotting […]

By | June 19th, 2017|

Dell and Steph Curry and the greatest father-son combos in sports history

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With Steph Curry leading the Golden State Warriors to their second NBA championship in three years, he helped cement his father Dell’s and his […]

By | June 18th, 2017|

Top Ten Fan Cards — June 24, 2017

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This week’s Top Ten Fan Cards chart sees a football card holding down the top spot. The card tally by sport has baseball with […]

By | June 18th, 2017|