ESPN Has No Balls

Opinion | Scott Greer
For some fun and exciting foreplay for everyone involved, how about you just DON'T come home and turn on ESPN? Do you really need to be watching two dudes talk about the 2014 college football season in February? Didn't think so. Leave it off for a couple days prior to Valentine's Day and results are guaranteed. (Photo: Wikimedia)

The sports giant avoids offense at the cost of its coverage

8-Year-Old With Cerebral Palsy Overcomes All Odds To Finish First Triathlon

Sports | Taylor Beck
Bailey Matthews finishes his first triathlon (Photo: YouTube Screengrab/Andrew Cannon)

He completed a 100-meter swim, 2.5 mile bike ride and a 1,300-meter run

Video Gaming Industry Moves To Battle Doping

Tech | Simon Jønler
Staff at the PlayStation 4 launch event poses with PlayStation 4's game controller before its domestic launch event at the Sony Showroom in Tokyo

‘Just like traditional athletes, some have begun to look for that extra edge’

INSANE Brawl Between Two Greek Soccer Teams

Sports | Scott Cook
Photo: Screenshot from video

I can’t stress ‘INSANE’ enough!

The Nerdification Of America

Opinion | John Steigerwald
Attendees play video games in the Square Enix booth at the 2014 Electronic Entertainment Expo, known as E3, in Los Angeles

Yep, people who play pretend versions of sports are now officially being considered athletes

Basketball Game Ends In All Out Brawl [VIDEO]

Sports | Jane Bartlett Pappas

Let’s get ready to rumble!

This QB's Incredible Trick Shot Will Leave You Wondering If It's Even Real

Sports | Seth Richardson

Forget about soccer for a minute

Which team has the hottest cheerleaders? Carolina Panthers vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Slideshow | Jake Harris

Before you watch the game, check out our slideshow

Crusading journalist decides America should get rid of high school sports

Education | NPR
high school football. Photo: Getty Images

USA should be more like economic powerhouses ‘Finland and Korea’

Student suspended for tweeting that school sports teams were bad - TheDCNF

Education | Robby Soave
wesleyteague

Class president accused of ‘cyberbullying’

Dwarf firefighter benches 285 pounds, inspires community

US | David Daniels
brascofirefighter

‘A lot of doctors have told me I can’t do different exercises, but it’s not them doing it, it’s me’

New Zealand nudist jogger wins court case, can run naked - TheDC

Sports | Laura Byrne
New Zealand jogger now allowed to run naked AFP/Getty

Man caught trotting in only his shoes, now can shake a leg legally

What a sell-out: How ticketing companies deny our property rights and monopolize markets

Opinion | Suhail Khan

Restrictive ticketing prevents people from exercising basic ownership rights.

What sports teach us about failure

Opinion | Jim Huffman

We can’t always win.

Top 10: Sexiest women of Wimbledon [SLIDESHOW] - TheDC

Feature:Slideshow | Holly Bensur
Klara Zakopalova

To celebrate The Championships, Wimbledon 2012 kicking off today, we think it’s important for all of you to know to look out for the hottest women players

Little league coaches attack umpire after game [VIDEO] - FOX 59

Sports | InternAdmin
Little League tussle

Two coaches for losing team refuse to accept defeat

Home-plate ump eats dirt [VIDEO] - TheDC

Sports | Holly Bensur

Derryl Cousins tries to follow a ball, accidentally trips over a foot

Will the NHL take over the New Jersey Devils? - TheDC

Sports | Holly Bensur
Stanley Cup Finals Devils Kings Hockey

NHL denies allegations in New York Post report

The 25 best animations in the history of sports [SLIDESHOW] - TheDC

Feature:Slideshow | Holly Bensur
The ref is supposed to call the penalties, not make them

25 of the best sports bloopers and plays for your entertainment on a continuous loop

Rome's 2020 Olympic bid scrapped by Monti - AP

Sports | admin
olympics

‘It would be an irresponsible use of taxpayer money to fund the Olympic project’