Best Sibling Rivalries In Sports

Keeping it in the family. Sports is full of sibling rivalries, the most recent happening on the rink. On February 24, brothers Brady Tkachuk of the Ottawa Senators and Matthew Tkachuk of the Calgary Flames played head-to-head against each other. While the play may not have been memorable it got us thinking. What are the best sibling rivalries in sports?…

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Five Of The Oldest Rivalries In Sports

In the history of sports, many rivalries began only to last for decades on end and to become not only fierce but historic and to be talked about for decades to come. A rivalry between two sports franchises is only just part of the game itself. Let’s take a look at five of the oldest…

NHL: Biggest All-Star Game Snubs

Choosing All-Stars in the NHL can be difficult. The scoreboards around the league are being lit up every night, and there are a plethora of players finding their name on the scoresheet. Each All-Star team has a roster limit, and that means there are plenty of deserving players that will not be invited to the…

Most gruesome sports injuries in the last 10 years

Injuries suck plain and simple. There have been many athletes who have had injuries that cut short their careers. Injuries are a part of the game, from Bill Walton, to Bo Jackson, and even Yao Ming, anyone is susceptible. Kevin Ware (2013) Kevin Ware had one of the most gruesome injuries that have happened in…

Top 10 “What If” moments in sports history

The “What If” factor in the sports is such a powerful element. One decision, action, or play can help shape the format of the sports world for years to come. Breaking Color Barrier Jackie Robinson, the first black MLB player, debuted for the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947. Robinson paved the way for more African Americans…

NHL: Top 5 Goaltenders in the League

When you think of a Stanley Cup winning team, one of the first thoughts is the goaltenders. From Patrick Roy to Martin Broduer, the defenders of the net are key to a championship squad. There are many quality starters in today’s game, but which five stand out from the rest of the pack? Honorable Mentions: Antti…

World Junior Championship: Players to Watch

With the 2019 World Junior Championship already underway, it’s time to know which of hockey’s best drafted and undrafted prospects to keep a special eye on. Any of these players could possibly appear on any of the 31 NHL teams in the near future. This list will be the top players on each of the…

NHL: 3 Early Stanley Cup Favorites

The 2018/2019 NHL season is nearly a third of the way through, and a few teams are already separating themselves from the pack. From offensive dominance, to staggering defensive depth, these teams have jumped to the forefront as the NHL’s premier contenders.  1) Tampa Bay Lightning (22-7-1) For the past 3-4 seasons, it seems the…

Athletes Who Stepped Off the Field and Into the Kitchen

When a professional athlete retires there are several career paths for them to head down. Athletes are often seen going into such careers as commentators, going on to own a sports team and even start a business, including going into the restaurants business. Here is a look at some athletes who did just that and…

Best One-Hit-Wonders in Sports History

There have been many occurrences of rookies or first-year players making a phenomenal and ever-lasting first-year season. Whether they break team records or even league records, they seem to show such bright promise for their team’s future, but by their second or third years, they don’t even come close to performing like they did in…