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10 Greatest Sports Movie Biopics

Image: YouTube/Lancaster Dodd Not all great sports stars make great sports biopic characters. Whether it’s underdogs rising to the challenge, sporting trailblazers, fallen heroes or other tragic figures, there has to be something special to give filmmakers that extra angle that translates on screen. As such, it isn’t always athletic achievement that makes these biographical …

10 Best Sports Movies Based on Real Events

Image: YouTube/MoviesYahoocom Great sporting achievements can have a gripping tale behind them, and over the years filmmakers have used these as inspiration for various sporting movies said to be “based on a true story.” In many cases, there’s a certain amount of artistic license taken to streamline the narrative and make it more entertaining. And …

This Is How Baseball Drugs Cheats Were Treated Before Alex Rodriguez

Image: © Scott Anderson | Dreamstime.com While Alex Rodriguez continues to be the center of attention due to his taking of illegal performance drugs, his story is not an unusual one – and the way that Rodriguez has been lambasted by Major League Baseball, media and fans alike is perhaps rather unfair considering how other …

10 Most Controversial Sports Books Ever

Image: Glenn Francis and Regan Books Candid, behind-the-scenes sports books can provide a glimpse into the personal lives and locker rooms of the most famous athletes and sports teams in the world. These books can give away trade secrets and expose a team or game’s inner workings, revealing personal details that some feel should remain …

10 Cool Retro Sportsmen-Endorsed Video Games

Image: Charles Williams Video games remain immensely popular, even in the face of twerking, cell phones and reality TV. However, not so very long ago, software companies began enlisting star athletes to serve as the face of their video games in order to promote the latest releases and attract the attention of sports fans. Some …