5 Professional Athletes Who Have The Brains To Back Up Their Brawn

Professional athletes tend to be physically exceptional specimens—that just comes with the territory. What we might not expect out of them, though, are gifts of the intellectual variety. For a few lucky athletes, elite physical fitness is matched (and sometimes...

Everything You Need To Know About Adidas’ 3D Printed Shoe

The made-to-measure 3D-printed Adidas shoes of your dreams are not quite here yet, but they have just made one step closer to reality. In collaboration with a small Silicone-Valley start-up called Carbon, the German sportswear giant is planning to...

Meet The NBA Star Who Put His Career On Hold To Care For His...

In 2008, while she was a budding soccer star at UCLA, a man caught Lauren Cheney's eye. He was young and handsome, obviously an athlete like she was. Was he a football player? Baseball player? She had to know. Lauren thought...

Meet The Red Sox Legend Who Fought In 39 Missions And TWO Wars

During his time with the Boston Red Sox, left fielder Ted Williams went by many names. The Splendid Splinter. Teddy Ballgame. The Greatest Hitter Who Ever Lived. While these monikers were very apropos to his astonishing playing ability, one...

What’s It Like Being A GM In The NBA?

Great players and franchises in the NBA only get that way because of one person: the general manager. In order to become a general manager for your favorite NBA team, you're going to need some experience. Having a degree in...

These Huge Sports Stars Married Their High School Sweethearts

Being in a relationship as an athlete can be complicated. Weeks and months away from your loved one can put a strain on things. Fortunately, some athletes are lucky enough to be with those that knew them before they...

5 Teams That Proved Underdogs Can Do Amazing Things In Sports

It may sometimes feel like you're wasting your time supporting a sports team that hasn't brought home the silverware in a long while but the truth is, sometimes the underdog turns things around and grabs the glory. Here are...

The NFL’s 1982 “Snowplow” Game Left Football Fans Frozen And Stunned

Picture this: it's the middle of December, just days before Christmas. You're sitting in the stands at a football stadium hoping to see the Patriots play the Dolphins, but the increasingly foul weather keeps interrupting playing time. As the...

NFL Star Blaise Winter’s Struggles With Abuse, Hearing Loss Only Made Him Stronger

When many people look at NFL players, many think of the blessed life they must lead. Physical strength, big salaries, and glory are often what comes to mind. Many rarely look into a player's past as a source of...

5 NFL Players Whose Injuries Ruined Their Careers

The NFL is the most physical sports league in the United States, and it's also the league where players have the least amount of protection in the event of an injury. Thanks to a lack of guarantees for contracts...