1. Russell Westbrook Beginning to Redefine His Point Guard Reputation

    The refrains were common and they were loud. Russell Westbrook doesn't pass. Russell Westbrook is a ball hog. Russell Westbrook is too selfish down the stretch. Russell Westbrook doesn't play an efficient brand of ball...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 minutes ago 3 reads 0 comments

  2. Report: Chelsea Target Close to Signing an Extension with Real Madrid

    According to several reports from Germany, Sami Khedira would now be more than willing to sign a contract extension with Real Madrid...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 7 minutes ago 3 reads 0 comments

  3. Kobe Bryant Injury: Updates on Lakers Star's Soreness and Return

    The Los Angeles Lakers will play the Chicago Bulls without Kobe Bryant on Christmas Day. Bleacher Report's Kevin Ding provided the news from head coach Byron Scott: David Aldridge of NBA ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 minutes ago 1,150 reads 21 comments

  4. New Orleans Saints Release Second Injury Report for Bucs Game

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 9 minutes ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. Los Angeles Lakers vs. Chicago Bulls: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    If the NBA 's Christmas Day slate was looking to feature for two teams traveling in vastly different directions, Thursday's night battle between the Los Angeles Lakers and Chicago Bulls was a good choice...

    Jake Silver Written by Jake Silver about 14 minutes ago 6 reads 0 comments

  6. Kobe (Soreness) to Sit Christmas Day vs. Bulls

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  7. Los Angeles Clippers' Bench Is Next Big Problem to Fix

    The Los Angeles Clippers thought they had a deep bench. It turns out they were wrong. The Clippers shored up their biggest problem from last year over the offseason, signing Spencer Hawes away from the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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  8. Pop: Score Not Indicative of Bad Loss

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  9. Popovich: Spurs 'Floated Around as If We're Entitled'

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 20 minutes ago 5 reads 0 comments

  10. Cowboys Must Find Way to Fix Pass Protection Against Washington

    Washington is one of only two teams with a losing record _ San Francisco is the other _ to beat the Cowboys this season...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 25 minutes ago 9 reads 0 comments

  11. Will Latavius Murray Be Raiders' Feature Back of the Future?

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 31 minutes ago 12 reads 0 comments

  12. NFL Playoff Scenarios: Analyzing Week 17 Games That'll Decide Postseason Bracket

    Entering Week 17 of the NFL season, 10 of the 12 playoff spots have been accounted for. The only slots left are the NFC South division championship and the second wild-card spot in the AFC...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 37 minutes ago 65 reads 0 comments

  13. Jets Add Chris Ivory (hamstring) to Injury Report

    The New York Jets made an addition to their injury report Thursday -- running back Chris Ivory, who apparently injured a hamstring Wednesday...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 40 minutes ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. World Cricket's 12 Days of Christmas

    Ho, ho, ho! Santa Claus AKA Bleacher Report is here and handing out gifts to the cricketers and cricket teams of the world...

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  15. Live: Australia vs. India in 3rd Test

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 1 hour ago 10 reads 0 comments

  16. O'Driscoll, Hammett Spot On: Skill and Aerobic Fitness Need More Emphasis

    Brian O'Driscoll believes more emphasis needs to be placed on skill rather size in the training of rugby players in the modern game...

    Jeff Cheshire Written by Jeff Cheshire about 1 hour ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. Mario Balotelli Will Have to Get Used to Liverpool Bench, Says Brendan Rodgers

    Mario Balotelli has been warned by Brendan Rodgers that he may have to adjust to a regular substitute role at Liverpool as he is unsuited to the high-intensity, pressing game the manager demands at Anfield...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 1 hour ago 49 reads 0 comments

  18. NOTEBOOK: Swanson Back at Home Playing Center

    Tim Twentyman has all the news from the Lions ' Christmas Day practice including Travis Swanson's level of comfort at center, the importance of winning the turnover battle and more...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 hour ago 3 reads 0 comments

  19. Warriors' Center Festus Ezeli to Miss Clippers Game

    LOS ANGELES -- Warriors starting center Festus Ezeli will miss Thursday's game against the Los Angeles Clippers due to a sprained left ankle and is scheduled to undergo an MRI exam Friday...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 hour ago 4 reads 0 comments

  20. Frank Lampard Agrees Manchester City Loan Extension

    Frank Lampard is set to hand Manchester City a New Year year boost by extending his loan spell. Although City boss Manuel Pellegrini claimed no decision had been made on Lampard's ...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 1 hour ago 12 reads 0 comments

  21. Westbrook lifts Durant-less OKC past Spurs

    Russell Westbrook scored 34 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the San Antonio Spurs 114-106 on Thursday in a fiery rematch of last season's Western Conference Finals...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 hour ago 13 reads 0 comments

  22. Watch: Wade Turns Back Clock for Put-Back Slam

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  23. Dwyane Wade Slams Home Putback Dunk over Kevin Love

    After watching Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade make a play like this against his Cleveland Cavaliers, LeBron James may have some regrets about leaving South Beach...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 hour ago 9,004 reads 18 comments

  24. LeBron James Gets Warm Reception in 1st Game Back in Miami

    In his first game back at AmericanAirlines Arena since leaving the Miami Heat for the Cleveland Cavaliers this past summer, LeBron James received a warm reception from the Miami crowd...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 hour ago 35,266 reads 33 comments

  25. Video: Cavaliers' LeBron James Cheered in Christmas Return to Miami

    LeBron James was cheered by the American Airlines Arena crowd in his first return to Miami after leaving the Heat to sign with the Cavaliers as a free agent last summer...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 hours ago 336 reads 0 comments