A basic guide for rules in the NHL Covers everything from the field of play to stoppages and penalties.
A new series about hockey kicks off with a look back at the most successful Oilers team since the Gretzky years.
English football clubs commemorate their famous players with statues. We have picked the top ten images and include historical descriptions, the name of the sculptor and the date it was unveiled.
The New York Giants had long played second fiddle to their crosstown rivals, but in 1951, their manager made a decision that put them in the history books once more.
When buying ice hockey equipment for the youth player, make sure to get properly sized equipment for optimal performance and protection. There are many ice hockey items that can be purchased used to save money. Use our Hockey Equipment Checklist to determine when to buy new or used equipment.
Major League Baseball is woven into America’s long and diverse historical tapestry. Here's a look at teams of today and yesteryear.
Learn what it takes to play offensive line in football and some basics that can make you a better player.
Only 11 pitchers have won the AL pitching Triple Crown, leading the league in wins, ERA, and strikeouts. Among the winners are some of the greatest pitchers in MLB history, including 8 Hall of Famers.
An excellent general manager and coaching staff, player development, and excellent fans are some reasons for the Green Bay Packers' success. I will detail five key reasons for their recent success.
Top 10 Famous Soccer Handballs - See videos for ten controversial moments from football history. Including Maradona's Hand of God and Theirry Henry.
Passing is an important part of basketball. Several problems often exist with young passers' technique. This How They Play Hubpage provides video on how to teach young children to pass a basketball.
1984 Dunbar Poets (from left to right) Darryl Wood, Reggie Lewis, Reggie Williams, Tim Dawson, Jerry White. (Center) Muggsy Bouges Driving through East Baltimore, amid the despair of antiquated housing projects and the imposing dungeon like...
How do you answer the question of who is the greatest NBA player. For me it is based on the players I've seen play. I believe that there are a lot of players to choose from, for my money its Jordan.
Draft day 1986. The Boston Celtics select Len Bias Growing up in a generation removed from the John F. Kennedy assasination, I have had only a few," I will always remember where I was" moments in my life. I vaguely remember John Lennon's murder in...
You know the names Lebron, MJ, Shaq, and Kobe, but how well do you actually know their lives off of the court? Here are four fantastic facts you may not know about each.
Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Pele, or someone elsee? Every now and then we get into an argument with one of our friends over who has had the most successful career. Time to settle it with numbers.
When tryouts are close, anxiety levels rise and kids around the country head out to earn their spot. Here's some tips on how to lower the stress, and increase your chances of looking good!
Recently, in USA Volleyball Magazine, there was an article titled 'Ace in the hole - winning with one dominant player.' This article will play devil's advocate to that premise.
Shooting is an important part of basketball. Several problems often exist with young shooters' technique. This How They Play Hubpage provides video on how to teach young children to shoot a basketball
Top 10 Most Hated Football Players--A video compilation of current players who tarnish the reputation of the game, including John Terry, Ronaldo, the English Premier League, and Spanish La Liga.
Giannis Antetokounmpo is a star in the making and he is showing it during the start of this season. His work ethic, skill, and size are all reasons he has the potential to become the new GOAT.
Volleyball in the U.S. is growing in popularity. This article will highlight the positives of adding a men's program.
The five best soccer leagues in the world that every soccer fan should follow. The leagues include the worlds best soccer players from many different countries and provide the best in soccer entertainment.
Reasons why I think that the title of greatest of all-time, and maybe even greatest in recent years may not be accurate when talking about Tom Brady.
As my husband and I journey to all 30 baseball stadiums, I break down why I like or dislike each stadium.
In depth explanation for the volleyball spandex shorts. Why do volleyball players wear spandex? Is there a functional reason or is it for sex appeal and marketing?
These NBA players had the odds stacked against them considering that their parents were not more than 5' 10" in height. However, they grew tall which helped propel their careers to great heights.
Playing dodgeball is easy. It is a great and fun game requiring no particular skill set. Playing dodgeball well is tougher. Here we look at strategies to succeed in all aspects of the game.
Whether you call it football or soccer, this is a game with many formation styles that have evolved over time.
Only 44 players have hit at least 100 homers before they turned 25. One player is currently still trying to add to that number.
Michael Jordan is widely regarded as the greatest basketball player of all time. Through the years, people have been looking for the next Michael Jordan.
When running a 6-2 offense in volleyball, the formations you can use in serve receive can be confusing. This article will highlight the basic formations used by coaches.
Top 10 Best Football Managers In The World - A video and stats compilation of the best managers in world football. Includes Jose Mourinho and Louis Van Gaal.
When trying to get rid of the smell in hockey equipment, use vinegar in the washing maching, followed by fabric softener. To remove the stench for a longer period, try the Sports-O-Zone sanitizing system.
This list includes those coaches already in retirement or no longer head coaching at the D3 level. The AVCA has its Hall of Fame, here's the list of potential Division III candidates.
Top 10 Best Football Players Of All Time - A video compilation of the 10 best football players, including Maradona, Pele and Cruyff.
Controversial plays are part of every World Series. In Game 3 of the 1975 World Series, a bunt took center stage.
This page tells the story of the New Zealand Rugby Haka - one of the great sporting spectacles, anticipated with trepidation by opposition teams, yet loved by fans of the game from all nations
A list of the top ten largest cricket grounds in India. Includes photos and information like capacity size and opening year.
There are billions of basketball fans worldwide and counting. This is not a surprise since Basketball has evolved drastically throughout the years and now belongs at the forefront of entertainment. The excitement involved in the sport seems to grow...
In NBA basketball vocabulary, there are five positions on each team which are TV commentators refer to as 1s, 2s, 3s, 4s, and 5s. This hub explains these terms and the best to play those positions.
By any measure, the 1974 series was just as exciting as those before it. The games had everything: home runs, a suicide squeeze, pick offs, plays at the plates, and controversy.
Who gets the most red cards? A list of stats and videos of the football players with the worst red card rates in the history of the Premier League.
Top 10 Best Goalkeepers Of All Time - Stats and videos to showcase the talents of Buffon, Zoff, Kahn, and others. Common goalkeeping skills are discussed.
Despite having a stellar college career, Tim Tebow found hard times as a professional football player.
What do all those letters and numbers in a baseball box score stand for? Knowing how to read a professional box score will keep you in the game.
When running a 5-1 offense in volleyball, the formations you can use in serve receive can be confusing. This article will highlight the basic formations used by coaches.
Top 10 Underrated Football Players Of All Time - Many talented football players have graced the beautiful game, yet they escape the memories of today's fans.
Through his 15-year career, Michael Jordan was one of the most dominant players in the league. However, there were some that challenged his dominance. Here are five players that did.
I loved watching all of these players play the game. They are all obvious cheaters though. The steroid use of these guys was something a blind man could see.
The modern era of Major League Baseball began with 8 teams in the National League in 1900 and 8 in the American League in 1901. For 60 years, the Major Leagues were comprised of those 16 original teams, with only a handful of franchise relocations. Beginning in 1961, baseball expanded with new teams, additional franchise moves, and divisional reconfigurations. There are currently 30 teams with 3 divisions in each league. Is more expansion or franchise relocation on the way?
The University of North Dakota is nationally known for its hockey program. NHL players Jonathan Toews, Zach Parise, Travis Zajac and others all have played for UND.
American football is a complicated game - for players and coaches. But for a fan, or rather a would be fan, the game doesn't have to be so complex. This article goes over the basics of the game, enough to make it interesting for a person who knows nothing about the sport.
Catcher Ray Fosse became famous as the target of one of the hardest slides in Major League history during the 1970 All Star Game. It changed his life.
American football is one of the world’s most watched sport. Understanding the basic rules, regulations and scoring of football makes this popular sport more enjoyable and exciting.
Baseball has declined in popularity and that will have a long lasting effect on the culture at large. Years from now a young child will ask, "Grandpa, what was baseball?"
Only 16 pitchers have ever won the NL pitching Triple Crown, leading the league in wins, ERA, and strikeouts. The winners include some of the best pitchers in MLB history, including 10 Hall of Famers.
An article to give coaches some good options in kicking off their practices in a high energy and positive way.
Shooting guard is one of the most exciting and diverse positions in the game of basketball. Learn what skills are needed to become one of the best shooting guards in your league.
Baseball fans have always loved the home run. Seeing the strong power hitters put on superhuman feats with their big bats has always brought admirers to their feet. Here are several big baseball names from the 1960s and 1970s - guys who could change a baseball game with one swing of the bat, and who did it over an extended period of time.
Brooklyn Dodgers’ Carl Furillo is considered one of the greatest outfielders of his day. But false accusations and reporters’ misrepresentations dogged him throughout his career.
This hub discusses the most important characteristics of high quality quarterbacks in the NFL. Develop these quarterback qualities and you will have a shot at a career in the NFL.
Baseball is America's pastime, and hitting a round ball with a round bat is extremely difficult. Hitting a round ball with a round bat when the ball is travelling 100 miles per hour is harder still.
Hitting is an important part of baseball. Several common problems exist with young hitters' technique. This How They Play Hubpage provides video on how to teach y0ung children to hit a baseball.
Learn how to dunk a basketball even if you are under six feet tall. Impress your friends and strike fear into the hearts of your opponents!
Learn how to play girl's lacrosse! Learn about the equipment, players, field markings and basic rules of girl's lacrosse!
The Bambino would probably not have the title of the King of Strikeouts if he were playing in the current era.
A detailed comparison between two of the toughest sports in the world, rugby league and rugby union. Which do you think is best? Leave a comment below.
The Cincinnati Bengals were one of the more disappointing teams in the NFL in 2017. They have plenty of holes on their roster in need of improvement. What is the biggest need on the team?
This article will go in depth over the statistics, opponents, accolades, and overall greatness of two of the greatest players in history to determine who is the GOAT!
This article suggests a list of the 15 greatest players for the Los Angeles Dodgers and only includes retired players. The compilation includes a short biography for each player.
Find out the basics about hockey. Learn about hockey penalties, the penalty box and hockey fights. Discover useful hockey lingo for any occasion.
Only 14 players have ever won baseball's batting Triple Crown, leading the league in batting average, home runs, and runs batted in. All 11 20th century winners are in the Hall of Fame. In 2012, Miguel Cabrera joined the exclusive Triple Crown club.
Jackie Mitchell was a professional female baseball player who pitched for the Chattanooga Lookouts. At the age of 17, she struck out Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig consecutively in a 1931 exhibition game.
Men were not the only ones to play professional baseball in the early years of the sport. A women's league was started during World War II to keep the sport going while the boys were away.
Coaching a team? Playing in a recreation league and looking for tips? Here are the various offensive options.
This article will look at some of the most famous and prestigious football (soccer) derbies which take place across some of the best leagues from around the world.
Top 10 Best Soccer Goals Ever - A video compilation of the greatest ever goals, including Diego Maradona and Lionel Messi.
Many of Europe's top football leagues, while oozing quality and talent, are often accused of stifling predictability often leaving fans bemoaning the continuing dominance of certain clubs. This hub serves to offer alternatives and showcase the most competitive football leagues in Europe.
Despite the return of Todd Gurley to All-Pro form and the emergence of Carson Wentz as an elite QB, the 2017 MVP award STILL has to go to Tom Brady.
In 1962, their first season, the New York Mets managed to lose more baseball games than any other team in the 20th century. But fans flocked to the "amazin'" team, even though nobody could play the game.
This article provides a list of the 16 worst players for the Los Angeles Dodgers during the age of free agency. A short biography is provided for each notoriously bad player.
Creating a baseball scorecard in Excel is fun and easy. The best part is that you can customize it however you want. Just follow these simple steps. in this hub.
What sets the EPL apart from other European leagues? Is it the money, the T.V. coverage, the players? Or could it simply be the quality of football played? This article will set you thinking.
A toe drag is an important hockey maneuver used to deke an opponent. Use these steps to learn how to master this useful stick handing drill.
This hub will take a look at some of the best and most entertaining UEFA Champions League finals to have been contested since the competition was re-named in 1992.