1. Scouting Notebook: Gelson Martins a Rare Athlete but Still Lacks Cutting Edge

    An easy way for viewers to cut through a Confederations Cup competition that is yet to start simmering is to search for unfamiliar talents...

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  2. Buying or Selling the Latest NFL Offseason Buzz

    Oh, how we love NFL offseason buzz. Look, I get it. There isn't any football to watch, so it's easy to grasp onto stories and rumors this time of year...

    Chris Simms Written by Chris Simms about 1 day ago 55,972 reads 0 comments

  3. Derek Carr Signs Raiders Contract, QB Reportedly Is NFL's Highest-Paid Player

    While he's still signed for another season, the Oakland Raiders wasted little time rewarding quarterback Derek Carr for his strong performance this season...

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  4. David Ortiz to Have Boston Street Near Fenway Park Named in His Honor

    Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz will have a street near Fenway Park renamed in his honor during a ceremony Thursday. The Associated Press (via Sports Illustrated ) reported Yawkey Way Extension is set to become David Ortiz Drive...

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  5. John Elway Comments on Warren Sapp Donating His Brain to Concussion Research

    On the heels of Hall of Fame defensive tackle Warren Sapp pledging to donate his brain for concussion research, Hall of Fame quarterback John Elway weighed in Wednesday...

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  6. Big3 Tipoff Is Still Days Away, but the Trash Talk Is in Full Force

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  7. The Biggest Standout of Every NFL Team's Offseason so Far

    This is a time of hope around the NFL . When OTAs roll around, the reports are usually glowing. Youngsters are adapting quickly to the NFL. Veterans appear to be on the verge of breakout seasons...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 day ago 131,077 reads 0 comments

  8. What Can Next Cavs Front Office Regime Do to Keep LeBron James in Cleveland?

    If Chauncey Billups accepts the Cleveland Cavaliers ' reported five-year offer to run the team's front office, per The Athletic 's Jason Lloyd, his highest priority is clear: Keep LeBron James happy...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 day ago 33,238 reads 0 comments

  9. Floyd Mayweather Says 'You Name Him, I Beat Him' During Conor McGregor Training

    During a workout Wednesday in preparation for his Aug. 26 clash with Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather employed some self-motivational tactics. According to TMZ Sports , the 40-year-old veteran repeated to himself, "You name him...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 day ago 13,423 reads 0 comments

  10. The Story Behind Lionel Messi's Amazing New Graffiti Mural

    When a graffiti artist painted a mural of Lionel Messi near a skate park in Barcelona, he didn't know how famous it would become. In the video above, we look at Adria Bosch Roig's work and find out why he decided to paint Messi...

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  11. 2017 NBA Draft: Houston Rockets' Last-Minute Whiteboard

    The good news for the Houston Rockets is that they finished with the third-best record in the NBA and made it to the conference semifinals, exceeding almost all expectations. The bad news is that they don't get much of a draft...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 1 day ago 7,606 reads 0 comments

  12. 'A Strange Bird': Only One Knicks Exec Can Talk Sense into Phil Jackson

    It's Day 1 of the 2017 NBA Draft Combine and over 100 scouts, executives and coaches are packed into Chicago's Quest Multisport Complex to examine the dozens of prospects running up and down the court...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 1 day ago 39,229 reads 0 comments

  13. Connor McDavid Becomes 3rd Oiler to Win Hart Memorial Trophy

    Fact: Connor McDavid won the 2016-17 Hart Memorial Trophy on Wednesday night, joining Mark Messier and Wayne Gretzky as the only Edmonton Oilers to be named the NHL MVP...

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  14. NBA Draft 2018: Early Mock Projections for 1st Round

    For those unhappy with projected selections for Thursday's draft, it's not too early to look ahead at who could potentially enter the league in 2018. This year, guards Markelle Fultz , Lonzo Ball and De'Aaron Fox dominated draft headlines...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 1 day ago 6,192 reads 0 comments

  15. Celtics Rumors: Latest on Draft Plans and Potential Kristaps Porzingis Trade

    The Boston Celtics were already active in the lead up to Thursday's draft, shipping the No. 1 overall pick to the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for No. 3 overall and a future first...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 day ago 7,873 reads 0 comments

  16. Stay Away: 1 Prospect Every Team Should Avoid in 2017 NBA Draft

    The NBA , more than just about any other major American sports league, demands that a team favor talent over fit on draft day...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 1 day ago 150,800 reads 0 comments

  17. B/R Staff Predictions for 2017 NBA Draft

    For those of you who claimed the 2016-17 NBA season was boring and anticlimactic...welcome to the offseason! At this point, it's clear that "off" and "season" make up the league's biggest oxymoron...

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  18. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Final 2-Round Predictions

    If the 2017 NBA draft is anything like the days leading up to it, we could be looking at an epic night in Brooklyn. Trades may wind up turning the board upside down...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 day ago 454,053 reads 0 comments

  19. Kylian Mbappe, Gianluigi Donnarumma 'Verbally Committed' to Real Madrid Transfer

    Talented youngsters Kylian Mbappe and Gianluigi Donnarumma have both given Real Madrid a verbal commitment, with manager Zinedine Zidane to decide whether the club will pursue the duo...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 1 day ago 6,359 reads 0 comments

  20. NBA Trade Rumors: Examining Top Draft-Day Buzz for 2017 NBA Draft

    The NBA has looked more like NBA 2K recently after a flurry of moves ahead of Thursday's 2017 NBA draft...

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  21. Win or Lose vs. Wanderlei Silva, Chael Sonnen's Shtick Is Getting Old

    Chael Sonnen fights on Saturday, and the whole damn thing is getting pretty old. All of it. The flexing, the witticisms that have been in the can for nearly a decade, the proclamations ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 day ago 11,647 reads 0 comments

  22. Liverpool Reportedly Reject £11M Alberto Moreno Bid from Napoli, Set £15M Fee

    Liverpool have reportedly rejected an £11 million offer from Napoli for full-back Alberto Moreno, with the Reds unwilling to budge from their £15 million asking price...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 1 day ago 3,367 reads 0 comments

  23. Inside Football: Arsenal Identify Next Goalkeeper, and Leicester Star to Move On

    One of the jobs on Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger's to-do list is to sign a goalkeeper who can become the long-term successor to Petr Cech...

    Dean Jones Written by Dean Jones about 1 day ago 19,052 reads 0 comments

  24. Manchester United Transfer News: Adnan Januzaj Deal with Sociedad Reportedly Set

    Manchester United have reportedly agreed to sell Adnan Januzaj to Real Sociedad for a fee of £9.7 million, possibly bringing an end to his time at Old Trafford...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 1 day ago 3,011 reads 0 comments

  25. Matt Miller's Scouting Notebook: Survey Says Julio Jones Is NFL's Best Receiver

    In this era of "embrace debate," it's hard to find any consensus in sports. Ask analysts or fans who the best quarterback in the league is and you won't get 100 percent of the crowd saying Tom Brady...

    Matt  Miller Written by Matt Miller about 1 day ago 31,402 reads 0 comments