Sports

11 Embarrassing Incidents Caused By Mascots

Mark Mancini

This week the Chicago Cubs unveiled a new mascot, Clark.

9 Scandals that Rocked the Figure Skating World

Jessica Bloustein Marshall

Tales of scandal, impropriety, and calumny ... on ice.

10 Fun Photos of the NHL 2014 Winter Classic

Erin McCarthy

Every New Year's Day since 2008, hockey fans have watched the NHL Winter Classic, which pits two teams against each other in a regular-season game—but instead of hitting the ice in an enclosed ar

7 Great Sports Moments Recreated in Lego

Erik van Rheenen

Sometimes, a single moment in sports is so transcendentally classic, that the only way to recapture in its full glory is to rebuild it brick by brick. Literally.

Who Was Heisman and Why Does He Have a Trophy?

Ethan Trex

Before anyone brings home the hardware, let’s answer a few questions about John Heisman and his trophy.

Why Do the Detroit Lions and Dallas Cowboys Always Play on Thanksgiving?

Ethan Trex

Because it's tradition! But how did this tradition begin?

15 Sets of Athletic Twins

Jason Plautz

There may be plenty of sibling athletes, but it's twice as nice for these 15 pairs of twins from the world of sports.

11 Defunct Franchise Names Washington’s Football Team Can Use

Ethan Trex

With the furor over the Washington Redskins’ offensive name growing louder, it’s looking more likely that despite owner Daniel Snyder’s adamant denials, the team will eventually end up with a new masc

A Closer Look at the World Series Trophy

Ethan Trex

The Boston Red Sox just won the World Series and are showing off their shiny new trophy. Here's a little history of the hardware.

Is Home Field Advantage Real?

Matt Soniak

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