1. Manchester City Game Is a Major Frontier for Antonio Conte's Improving Chelsea

    When Antonio Conte's switch of formation in early October brought about Chelsea 's current run of form, Bleacher Report looked at how it paralleled with another similarly impressive period in the club's history...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 2 days ago 2,008 reads 0 comments

  2. Manchester City Transfer News: Virgil van Dijk, William Carvalho Rumours Emerge

    Southampton centre-back Virgil van Dijk and Sporting CP midfielder William Carvalho have emerged as top transfer targets for Manchester City as Pep Guardiola looks to bolster ...

    Alex Keble Written by Alex Keble about 2 days ago 852 reads 1 comments

  3. Matt Miller's Week 13 NFL Scouting Notebook: Updated Big Board

    This is it. After this weekend, we're waiting for bowl games (thankfully, there are 40 of them), and then college football season is over. But if you're a fan of the NFL draft, we're really just getting started...

    Matt Miller Written by Matt Miller about 2 days ago 42,263 reads 47 comments

  4. NFL Predictions Week 13: Chris Simms' Weekly Projections

    I love this fascination with Aaron Rodgers ’ sideline tent. What are NFL players supposed to do? Pee in plain view? Go bare-assed on the bench as the trainer re-tapes you? ...

    Chris Simms Written by Chris Simms about 2 days ago 67,284 reads 96 comments

  5. NFL Survey: Which Young QB Is the Top Pick to Start a Franchise with Today?

    Seventeen quarterbacks drafted in the past three years have started at least one NFL game . They are Blake Bortles, Teddy Bridgewater, Jacoby Brissett, Derek Carr, Jimmy Garoppolo, ...

    Jason Cole Written by Jason Cole about 2 days ago 123,904 reads 511 comments

  6. The Reasons Behind Robert Lewandowski's Bayern Munich Dip

    Strikers should not be measured on goals alone is the modern-day maxim. The man providing your most significant threat to opponents is supposed to be so much more than an out-and-out goalscorer...

    Ian Holyman Written by Ian Holyman about 2 days ago 4,891 reads 9 comments

  7. Midfield Selections and Battleground Will Shape Clasico Outcome

    The biggest club match in the world’s fixture calendar is upon us: El Clasico. Barcelona and Real Madrid will duel for the 233rd time on Saturday and bring us the latest installment of Luis Enrique vs...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 2 days ago 3,602 reads 30 comments

  8. Ralph Hasenhuttl Comments on Reports He Will Replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal

    RB Leipzig manager Ralph Hasenhuttl has confirmed that he is in line to replace Arsene Wenger as Arsenal boss, after the Sun 's Phil Cadden reported he had been contacted by the Gunners...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 2 days ago 5,400 reads 15 comments

  9. NFL Power Rankings Week 13: Post-Thursday Night Football Standings, Review

    The world of NFL power rankings doesn't see much of a shift after the Week 13 edition of Thursday Night Football. There, the 11-1 Dallas Cowboys survived 17-15 on the road against the ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 2 days ago 10,231 reads 1 comments

  10. Updating the Hottest Questions of the 2016-2017 MLB Offseason, Week 5

    The recently signed labor agreement answers so many questions, namely that we’ll have baseball in 2017. But also that free agency is sure to begin in short order...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 2 days ago 3,922 reads 10 comments

  11. Korean League MVP Eric Thames Could Be Surprise MLB Offseason Steal

    There's a video you can find on the internet showing Eric Thames wearing a crown made of flowers, just after he was named Most Valuable Player last year in South Korea. Good luck finding anything like that from Kris Bryant or Mike Trout...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 2 days ago 7,108 reads 4 comments

  12. Bleacher Report Predicts Landing Spots for Top 25 MLB Free Agents, Trade Targets

    While there have been a few significant moves already in MLB since the World Series wrapped up roughly a month ago, things generally don't get going until the annual winter meetings, which are set for Dec...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 days ago 60,443 reads 57 comments

  13. 2016-17 NBA Power Rankings: How Every Team Stacks Up in Early December

    This week's NBA power rankings got their shakeup early, with Tuesday's upsetfest (referred to henceforth as Black Tuesday) seeing three of the last edition's top four teams fall in shocking fashion...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 2 days ago 86,325 reads 147 comments

  14. Fantasy Football Week 13: Friday's Daily Fantasy Market Report

    We are just days away from the Sunday slate of games for Week 13 of the fantasy football season. Week 13 kicked off with the Dallas Cowboys going up against the Minnesota Vikings on the road and coming away with the victory...

    Richard Janvrin Written by Richard Janvrin about 2 days ago 4,382 reads 7 comments

  15. Fantasy Football Long-Term Forecast: Matt Camp's Week 13 Futures Report

    For those relying on young running backs down the stretch of the NFL and fantasy football seasons, you might be looking at Week 13 with some desperation. Last week was a disappointing one for Thomas Rawls, Jay Ajayi, Rob Kelley and Wendell Smallwood..

    Matt Camp Written by Matt Camp about 2 days ago 7,498 reads 7 comments

  16. After Disappointing 2016 Season, Bengals Must Consider Life Beyond Andy Dalton

    To say the 2016 season hasn't gone according to plan for the Cincinnati Bengals is one whopper of an understatement...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 2 days ago 30,505 reads 44 comments

  17. Billy Joe Saunders vs. Artur Akavov: Fight Time, Date, Live-Stream and TV Info

    Billy Joe Saunders belatedly makes the first defence of his WBO middleweight title when he faces Artur Akavov on Saturday...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 2 days ago 3,426 reads 6 comments

  18. Andy Carroll Is the West Ham Player Arsenal Will Fear Most This Weekend

    A trip to West Ham United ought not be a particularly daunting prospect for Arsenal . The Gunners are in good form in the Premier League, whereas their hosts sit just a point clear of the relegation zone...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 2 days ago 1,701 reads 4 comments

  19. Cristiano Ronaldo, Claudio Ranieri, Leicester City Win World Soccer Awards 2016

    Cristiano Ronaldo has won World Soccer 's World Player of the Year award following his phenomenal achievements for club and country in 2016...

    Alex Keble Written by Alex Keble about 2 days ago 10,010 reads 19 comments

  20. Bournemouth vs. Liverpool: Jurgen Klopp's Key Pre-Match Press Conference Quotes

    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp shut down rumours linking striker Daniel Sturridge with a move away from Anfield in January ahead of the Reds' Premier League trip to Bournemouth on Sunday...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 2 days ago 1,640 reads 6 comments

  21. Remembering Elano: A Manchester City Cult Hero Who Never Fulfilled Early Promise

    When Sven-Goran Eriksson took the reins at Manchester City  in July 2007, the squad he was working with was a shambles...

    David Mooney Written by David Mooney about 2 days ago 1,733 reads 0 comments

  22. ESPN College GameDay 2016: TV Schedule and Predictions for Week 14 Location

    For the third time in four years, ESPN's College GameDay crew will head to Indianapolis for the Big Ten Championship Game: This time, the game will feature the third- ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 2 days ago 3,987 reads 0 comments

  23. 'Lionel Messi' Takes On 'Cristiano Ronaldo' in the Ultimate Table-Tennis Battle

    The B/R office in London witnessed a historical contest on Thursday, as Lionel Messi took on Cristiano Ronaldo in an epic table-tennis contest...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 days ago 472 reads 3 comments

  24. Picking a Best Borussia Dortmund XI Using Only 1 Player of Each Nationality

    Football has experienced an incredible growth as an international sport over the years. Long gone are the days when teams played with only one or two foreigners on the pitch. Borussia Dortmund are no exception...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 2 days ago 3,930 reads 9 comments

  25. PL Preview: Will Manchester City and Chelsea Break Tradition and Go Toe-to-Toe?

    It was easier to predict in the old days. When Jose Mourinho was in charge of Chelsea in the week leading into a heavyweight bout, he would invariably channel Muhammad Ali's mouth ...

    Alex Dunn Written by Alex Dunn about 2 days ago 4,123 reads 8 comments