Top 10 Controversial Athletes
Athletes can be considered controversial for a number of reasons: whether they love to trash talk, cheat at their sports, bit their opponents ears or get caught in a criminal investigation, fans and the media stay divided. Tennis great John McEnroe had a tendency to scream and trash rackets, while John Daly was anything but your typical golfer. Muhammad Ali liked to float like a butterfly and talk like a jerk, while cyclist Lance Armstrong tainted his legacy by allegedly doping to win his Tour de France titles. In honor of Ron Artest/Metta World Peace’s birthday on November 13th, WatchMojo.com is counting down our picks for the top 10 most controversial U.S. athletes.