From now until Opening Day, we'll be taking a look at the stories behind some of the greatest team names in Minor League Baseball.... READ ON
Have you been watching the figure skating competition at the Olympics and wondering what the heck is going on? Why isn't anyone getting 6.0 scores any more? And why did the guy who fell on a quadruple salchow still win over guys that didn't fall at all?... READ ON
If you watch the speed skaters during this year’s Winter Olympics, you’ll certainly notice something strange about the footwear they’re sporting. With a hinged blade that moves independently from the boot, modern speed skates look nothing like hockey or figure skates—they're clap skates. What’s the purpose of such freaky footgear?... READ ON
Pierre the Pelican isn't the first mascot to get a facelift (or total transformation).... READ ON
The Olympics have long made both room and time to include “demonstration sports” during their run. These sports are played for promotional purposes and some eventually become official Olympic events. ... READ ON
For anyone who has ever accused curling of not being a real sport, take a look at the controversies that the curlers' competitiveness breeds.... READ ON
Little Mikey may not like it, but Wheaties has got game... READ ON
Taco Bell is named for its founder, Glen Bell.