1. Jose Abreu Evolving from Home Run Freak Show to Next Great Triple Crown Threat

    Jose Abreu can hit home runs. That much has been obvious from the moment he put on a big league uniform. But his talents, clearly, go well beyond the long ball...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 23 minutes ago 178 reads 3 comments

  2. Who Should Be Inducted into the 2015 Pro Football Hall of Fame Class?

    What separates the Hall of Fame from the "Hall of Very Good"? This is the question that voters must answer every year as they decide which former players, coaches or people otherwise connected to the game get enshrined in Canton...

    Michael Schottey Written by Michael Schottey about 10 hours ago 2,845 reads 16 comments

  3. Can a Healthy Rob Gronkowski Overtake Jimmy Graham as the NFL's Top Tight End?

    New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is on track to be ready for the start of the 2014 NFL regular season...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about 7 hours ago 1,943 reads 20 comments

  4. Insider Buzz: Mike Pouncey Could Sit Out Entire Year, Still Get New Monster Deal

    Miami Dolphins center Mike Pouncey recently underwent hip surgery and had been reported to be out of action for the first eight weeks of the NFL regular season, per Adam H. Beasley of the Miami Herald ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 12 hours ago 1,676 reads 6 comments

  5. Derrick Rose: On Comeback Scale of 1-10, Says He's '11'

    Derrick Rose likes to go off script. Or, he's just really confident in himself. Asked about his latest return, Rose answered in typical Rose fashion, per Bulls...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 17 hours ago 28,908 reads 274 comments

  6. WWE Legend Paul Heyman Exclusive: On ECW, His Future and Brock Lesnar's Legacy

    There are two visionaries who have, over the last 30 years, shaped professional wrestling as we know it. One, of course, is Vincent Kennedy McMahon, the WWE kingpin who took a ...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 1 day ago 41,246 reads 110 comments

  7. Examining the Growth and Popularity of Women's Mixed Martial Arts

    It is uncontroversial to say that sport is a male-dominated enterprise at almost every level, from participation to consumption...

    James MacDonald Written by James MacDonald about 1 day ago 7,145 reads 60 comments

  8. NBA Draft Expert's Notebook: What Can LA Lakers Expect from Julius Randle?

    There's a good chance the Los Angeles Lakers could end up stinking next year—at least relative to other teams in the Western Conference and traditional franchise expectations...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 day ago 22,986 reads 65 comments

  9. Can FIBA Competition Jump-Start a Renaissance, Rivalry Among NBA's Young Bigs?

    Those seeking a telling snapshot of the NBA ’s positional landscape need look no further than Team USA’s pre -FIBA training camp. Kyrie Irving ...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 4 hours ago 152 reads 1 comments

  10. How Much Longer Does LeBron James Have as NBA's Driving Force?

    Of all the jaw-dropping stats authored by LeBron James , none is as sneaky-staggering as this: In his 11-year NBA career, James has never missed more than seven games in a single season due to injury...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 1 day ago 35,487 reads 468 comments

  11. Alabama Football: Early Suspensions Hit Crimson Tide Hard Up Front

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Alabama coach Nick Saban took to the podium on Friday at the start of the Crimson Tide’s fall camp preaching discipline, buying in and a challenge ...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 7 hours ago 1,886 reads 6 comments

  12. Is Eric Bledsoe Saga About to Sink Phoenix Suns' Chemistry?

    It might not boast quite the poetic pull of LeBron James’ prodigal return, but the ongoing negotiations—some might call it a feud—between Eric Bledsoe and the Phoenix Suns certainly don't lack for political intrigue...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 7 hours ago 2,306 reads 37 comments

  13. Why Kevin Love Is Worth All the Trouble and Uncertainty

    The race for Minnesota Timberwolves superstar Kevin Love hasn't been a race at all. This has been nothing short of a marathon, and a particularly exhausting one at that...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 day ago 2,261 reads 12 comments

  14. Aeneas Williams: Inside the Legacy of 2014 Pro Football Hall of Fame Inductee

    When All-Pro cornerback Aeneas Williams takes the stage on Saturday night, it’s clear that his speech will be one of the most awe-inspiring speeches told by a Hall of Fame inductee...

    Tyson Langland Written by Tyson Langland about 9 hours ago 182 reads 0 comments

  15. When Will Philadelphia 76ers Be Ready to Spend Money and Truly Compete Again?

    Unless you’re the Los Angeles Lakers or New York Knicks , spending your way into contention might not sound like a feasible financial philosophy...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 9 hours ago 7,006 reads 38 comments

  16. The 6 Most Entertaining Personalities from College Football Media Days

    The chairs have been tucked away. The microphones and cameras have been stored in their mobile hiding places—at least for now—as they wait for what comes next, just like us...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 1 day ago 6,242 reads 7 comments

  17. Closer Look at LaMichael James' Injury, Recovery from a Dislocated Elbow

    The beginning of training camp did not prove kind to San Francisco 49ers running backs LaMichael James and Kendall Hunter, both of whom went down with injuries on back-to-back days earlier this week...

    Dave Siebert, M.D. Written by Dave Siebert, M.D. about 24 hours ago 4,289 reads 7 comments

  18. WWE SmackDown Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from August 1

    Every week on Bleacher Report, I take an in-depth look at WWE SmackDown to recap the action, offer analysis and grade the matches, segments and anything else that takes place on the show...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 1 hour ago 281 reads 2 comments

  19. TNA X Division Xtravaganza 2014 Results: Winners and Twitter Reaction

    The past, present and future of the X-Division collided on TNA 's 2014 X Division Xtravaganza pay-per view Friday night...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 2 hours ago 162 reads 0 comments

  20. Pittsburgh Steelers Training Camp: Observations from Friday Night's Practice

    Fireworks echoed through the streets in Latrobe following the Pittsburgh Steelers ’ Friday night practice, but it was fireworks on the field that had everyone talking...

    Chris Gazze Written by Chris Gazze about 2 hours ago 1,328 reads 7 comments

  21. Pacers News: Larry Bird and Roy Hibbert Comment on Paul George's Injury

    Indiana Pacers ' president of basketball operations Larry Bird released a statement in response to Paul George 's devastating leg injury, which he suffered in the fourth quarter ...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 2 hours ago 7,434 reads 11 comments

  22. Team USA Basketball Scrimmage: Score and Twitter Reaction from Blue vs. White

    The USA Basketball Showcase at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas was called off early after Paul George suffered a horrific leg injury in the fourth quarter. Busted Coverage quickly provided video of the injury...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 hours ago 41,995 reads 51 comments

  23. Denver Broncos: 6 Players Who Have Made the Most of Training Camp

    The Denver Broncos are over a week into training camp and looking forward to their first preseason game next Thursday...

    Travis Wakeman Written by Travis Wakeman about 3 hours ago 883 reads 1 comments

  24. Fantasy Football 2014: Identifying Sleepers from Early Stages of Training Camps

    NFL training camp has a way of unearthing fantasy fool's gold and sleepers. But it births duds to sleepers at a 10-1 ratio, because most players can look great in limited-contact practices, pads or not...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 5 hours ago 3,100 reads 0 comments

  25. 3 Bench Players That Have Helped Toronto Blue Jays Carry Offensive Load

    While Jose Bautista , Melky Cabrera and Jose Reyes may be the top performers in the Toronto Blue Jays lineup right now, it’s important to not overlook the team’s bench, ...

    Mohammad Arshad Written by Mohammad Arshad about 5 hours ago 229 reads 0 comments