Best Sports News Apps

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Do you eat, breathe, and live sports? There’s no denying that one of the best sources of entertainment out there is sports– and their fans go crazy for it. Watching a game at your favorite pub with your friends is always fun, but few things can compare to live events, especially the championships — they seem to always get everyone pumped. Whether it’s football news, basketball, tennis, cricket, American football, hockey, golf, etc. fans are always looking for ways follow their favorite sports and teams. Thankfully, if you own an Android, you are in luck. This operating system has a great selection of apps for Android that can help you with your wish.

Interested in learning more? Check out our list of five options to take your sports mania to a whole other level.

CBS Sports

For those who live in Canada, CBS Sports is a fantastic option for sports news. They cover the major sports like Europeans football, hockey, basketball, baseball, American football, auto racing, tennis, golf, and more. In addition to that, the app features scoreboard, news and analysis, schedules, live radio and video. And if you if you ever need to find the channel that the game that you’ve been wanting to watch is playing on, the app can help you with that as well.


This is the official app for the hugely popular sports channel. So, it is not surprising to find out that this app is one of the most comprehensive on the market and covers virtually all the sports that you want to watch. You can find news analysis, highlights, scores, and more. All in all, it’s a decent sports news app and fans of the TV channel won’t be disappointed.

RSS Readers like Feedly and Others

There are a ton of great sports-themed blogs out in the Interwebs, but for whatever reason, they don’t have their own app. Thankfully, there is a solution to this problem called an RSS reader. With these types of content grabbing tools, you are able to look for the stories that you are interested in so that you can follow and then read all the content that you want — all in one convenient area. This is an excellent way to customize your news feed and ensure that you only read information from the sources that you want without being tied down to one website.

Podcast Apps

Another good option for those who want to stay on top of the latest sport news is podcasts. There are hundreds, possibly thousands, of podcasts that discuss the latest sports trends and news every single day. You can even find some from huge news organizations like Yahoo, ESPN, SportsNet, and others. This is a great option even for those who say they don’t like talk radio. If you are in for a long day at work and you love listening to true fans of of your favorite sports discuss their topics knowledgeably, then you should definitely give podcasts a try.

Team Stream by Bleacher Report

This particular app takes a unique spin on the news and is perfect for those who are tired of the same old thing. It allows you to follow Twitter streams of sports professionals so that you can learn about the latest stories as they occur. You can also customize your experience by choosing your favorite sports teams, get notifications when something happens, and much more. The app also includes highlights, scores, standings, schedules, and also aggregates information from Twitter, blogs, various local newspapers, as well as some selections from Bleacher Report very own writers.

What do you think of the selection listed above? Did we leave out any of your favorite sports news apps? Share your thoughts in the comment section below.