1. Report: NBA 'Cracking Down' on Reckless Closeouts, Creating Contact to Draw Foul

    NBA officials have revealed new points of emphasis for the 2017-18 season. According to Bleacher Report's Howard Beck , officials will crack down on two primary areas this season...

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  2. Ezekiel Elliott Says He Lacked Effort in Loss to Broncos

    Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott shouldered some of the blame for his team's 42-17 loss to the Denver Broncos in Week 2, admitting his effort was lacking...

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  3. Carmelo Anthony, Knicks Reportedly Considering Trade Offer from Blazers

    New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony is still looking for a way out of the Big Apple, and the Portland Trail Blazers may be his most realistic landing spot with the start of training camp approaching...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 118,480 reads 0 comments

  4. 10 NHL Players Who Will Have Bounce-Back Performances in 2017-18

    Colorado Avalanche center Matt Duchene and New York Islanders right wing Jordan Eberle struggled through the NHL 's 2016-17 season. They are among several players who should regain their form in 2017-18...

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  5. Terry Collins Reportedly Expected to Retire After Season

    New York Mets manager Terry Collins has not publicly decided on his future, but this could be his last season in baseball. According to Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily News , team sources expect Collins to retire at the end of the season...

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  6. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Says He No Longer Dreams of Real Madrid Move

    Borussia Dortmund forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang no longer dreams of moving to Real Madrid and has revealed he held talks with Paris Saint-Germain during the summer...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 1 day ago 8,404 reads 0 comments

  7. Red Sox Ace Chris Sale Is a Strikeout Machine, Just Like Pedro Martinez

    Boston Red Sox ace Chris Sale just reached 300 strikeouts on the season. How does he compare to past strikeout machines? Watch the video above as the stats tell the story. Bleacher Report is your No...

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  8. Sasha Banks Q&A: Legit Boss on Turning Heel, Ronda Rousey, WWE2K Rating and More

    Sasha Banks is jetlagged. To be perfectly honest, Sasha Banks is usually jetlagged. When we spoke over the phone this week, she was on the tail end of a hectic week of travel...

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  9. Aaron Hernandez Diagnosed with 'Severe' Form of CTE

    Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was diagnosed with a "severe" form of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in an evaluation following his death from an apparent suicide in April...

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  10. Reds to Install Additional Safety Netting Beyond Dugouts

    The Cincinnati Reds announced plans Thursday to install protective netting extending past the dugouts at Great American Ball Park beginning in the 2018 season...

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  11. 7 Keys to Victory in Pittsburgh Steelers' Week 3 Matchup

    The Pittsburgh Steelers are on the road again in Week 3, traveling to Soldier Field to take on the Chicago Bears ...

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  12. Mike Moustakas Breaks Kansas City Royals Single-Season Home Run Record

    Kansas City Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas collected his 37th home run of the season in the sixth inning of Wednesday's contest off of Toronto Blue Jays reliever Carlos Ramirez...

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  13. Kris Bryant Says Bears Should Start Mitchell Trubisky over Mike Glennon at QB

    Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant believes the Chicago Bears should start rookie quarterback Mitchell Trubisky over Mike Glennon . "I mean, give him a chance," Bryant said during an interview with 670 The Score on Thursday...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 day ago 7,623 reads 0 comments

  14. Carmelo Anthony Omitted from Knicks GM's Long-Term Plan

    New York Knicks general manager Scott Perry didn't mention star forward Carmelo Anthony while laying out his vision for turning the franchise back into an NBA championship contender...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 day ago 90,247 reads 0 comments

  15. Aaron Hernandez's Fiancee Sues NFL, Patriots Amid CTE Diagnosis

    Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez, who was engaged to former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez , has filed a lawsuit against the Patriots and the NFL in the midst of Hernandez's diagnosis of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE)...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 day ago 275,007 reads 0 comments

  16. Manchester United Transfer News: Ed Woodward Comments, Leon Goretzka Rumours

    Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward has said he is pleased with the club's summer signings and has predicted good times ahead at Old Trafford...

    Rob Blanchette Written by Rob Blanchette about 1 day ago 888 reads 0 comments

  17. Liverpool Transfer News: Latest on Dries Mertens' Release Clause, Exit Rumours

    New rumours have emerged involving Napoli 's Dries Mertens and his release clause of just €30 million―roughly £26 million―amid reports both Liverpool and Manchester United retain an interest in the forward...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 1 day ago 4,463 reads 0 comments

  18. Sergey Kovalev Implies Andre Ward Retired Because of Him

    Sergey Kovalev implied during an interview with TMZ Sports that Andre Ward retired because he didn't want to face him a third time...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 day ago 8,820 reads 0 comments

  19. Hidden Truth: Chiefs 'Mismatch' Chris Jones Is One of Top Interior DL in NFL

    Chris Jones bullied the Philadelphia Eagles' offensive line in the Chiefs' Week 2 victory. Just how good is the young defensive lineman? Watch above as Bleacher Report Lead NFL Analyst Chris Simms breaks down his performance...

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  20. Romelu Lukaku Asks Manchester United Fans to 'Move On' from Chant

    Manchester United forward Romelu Lukaku has weighed in on the controversy surrounding the racial chant the fans have used to support him, asking the supporters to "move on" and not use it anymore...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 1 day ago 6,833 reads 0 comments

  21. College Football Odds Week 4: Latest Top 25 Picks and Final Score Predictions

    Week 3 in college football was superb. Week 4 has a lot to live up to if it's going to match that intrigue...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 day ago 1,267 reads 0 comments

  22. Ric Flair Estimates He Had 'Like 20 Drinks a Day' During Wrestling Career

    WWE Hall of Famer "Nature Boy" Ric Flair appeared on ESPN's Dan Le Batard Show on Thursday and discussed what led to his recently being on life support for 10 days...

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  23. Ohio State, Texas Headline College Football's Most Valuable Programs

    Alabama may be the premier college football program in the country, but it's not the most valuable. A Wall Street Journal article valued Ohio State at more than $1.51 billion, dwarfing all other programs in terms of financial power...

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  24. Chris Sale Nears Boston Red Sox's Single-Season 10-Strikeout Game Record

    Boston Red Sox ace hurler Chris Sale tossed eight shutout innings Tuesday, collecting 13 strikeouts while allowing just four hits en route to the club's 9-0 blowout victory over the Baltimore Orioles...

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  25. WWE Rumors: Buzz on Road to WWE No Mercy 2017 for Week of Sept. 21

    Rarely a week passes in WWE without some form of controversy. And this week is no different, with the top rumor concerning a segment on Tuesday's SmackDown Live that appears to be hugely controversial...

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