1. Paige VanZant Is the New UFC

    The UFC is changing. It's not just the $4 billion purchase by the talent agency and burgeoning entertainment conglomerate WME-IMG. Stars are more important than they have ever been in the history of the UFC...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 4 days ago 298,633 reads 87 comments

  2. Mauricio Pochettino and Jurgen Klopp Epitomise the Modern Football Manager

    Football managers working supposedly antiquated styles are often accused of being dinosaurs. Their supporting conduct and methods mark them out in some eyes as holdovers from a bygone era...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 4 days ago 7,233 reads 18 comments

  3. Tough Champions League Group Won't Change Barcelona Aim of Wrestling Trophy Back

    It’s too soon for all concerned, but the UEFA Champions League draw has pitted Luis Enrique’s Barcelona against Pep Guardiola and Claudio Bravo’s Manchester City in Group C...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 4 days ago 15,784 reads 40 comments

  4. NFL Free Agents 2016: Rumors, Predictions for Top Available Players

    The free-agent pool isn't quite what it was back in March, but NFL teams can still find players who can help them win in 2016...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 days ago 990 reads 0 comments

  5. ACC Football Is Outgrowing Its 'SEC's Little Brother' Stigma

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The ACC has been stuck with the nickname for years. It's "the SEC's little brother...

    Justin Ferguson Written by Justin Ferguson about 4 days ago 32,734 reads 197 comments

  6. Will Ohio State Unseat Alabama as College Football's Reigning Dynasty?

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — After Ohio State's spring game ended in April, Urban Meyer stepped to the podium with an enthusiasm typically reserved for a big rivalry game victory or even a national title...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 4 days ago 36,069 reads 531 comments

  7. 'And Now for Something Different' Awards: 2016 NBA Offseason Edition

    A little distance from June's NBA draft hoopla and July's frenzied free-agent activity helps put the offseason in perspective...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 4 days ago 67,507 reads 117 comments

  8. Which SEC Coach Needs a Big Opening-Season Win the Most?

    The biggest opening weekend in college football history is a week away, and in it, several high-profile head coaches who need big wins will be on the national stage...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 days ago 7,837 reads 51 comments

  9. Breaking Bad: Scott Quigg Refreshed and Ready for Ring Return in November

    As Anthony Crolla took centre stage at a press conference to promote his upcoming fight with Jorge Linares , Scott Quigg sat at the side of the room and watched the proceedings unfold...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 4 days ago 1,209 reads 1 comments

  10. Jozy Altidore's Recovery Helps Spark Toronto FC's March Up Standings

    Toronto FC was always going to be one of the main players in the race for the Supporters' Shield and Eastern Conference in Major League Soccer, but the club has elevated its status ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 4 days ago 505 reads 0 comments

  11. NFL General Managers Laughing at Chargers for Ruining Joey Bosa's Rookie Season

    There is a resounding feeling across all of football that the rookie season of Joey Bosa isn't heading toward trouble. It isn't close to over. Actually, what three general managers said in interviews was that it is over...

    Mike Freeman Written by Mike Freeman about 4 days ago 386,384 reads 599 comments

  12. Juventus Must Top Group After Kind Champions League Draw

    Dreaming of finally winning the trophy again, Juventus took their place in the draw for the UEFA Champions League group stage on Thursday...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 4 days ago 3,027 reads 9 comments

  13. Thomas Tuchel's Key Tactical Decisions Ahead of Bundesliga Opener vs. Mainz 05

    Finally, the Bundesliga is back in action on the weekend. Although Euro 2016 and even the Olympic football tournament, where fans of Borussia Dortmund watched two of their players ...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 4 days ago 1,885 reads 6 comments

  14. Cody Rhodes Talks WWE, Kurt Angle Match and Acting with Stephen Amell

    Former WWE Superstar Cody Rhodes is a wrestling free agent with ample opportunities and an inspiring actor gaining mainstream credentials. The future is bright for the 31-year-old performer...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 4 days ago 22,983 reads 8 comments

  15. 4'5" Street Baller: I'm Better Than Players in the NBA

    Jahmani Swanson, aka Mani Love, is a 4'5" street baller from Harlem, New York. Swanson never let his height stop him from playing basketball, and he now travels the world playing hoops with the Court Kingz ...

    BR Studios Written by BR Studios about 6 days ago 347,975 reads 276 comments

  16. MLB Team of the Week: Gary Sanchez, Bryce Harper and David Ortiz Star

    This is the final edition of Bleacher Report's MLB Team of the Week before September. That's significant. September means something in baseball. Pennant races suddenly become real...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 days ago 18,750 reads 55 comments

  17. Signings Would Put Arsenal in Good Position to Get out of Champions League Group

    When Arsenal came out of the hat to discover they would face Paris Saint-Germain in Group A of the Champions League, they must have feared the worst. A pair of ties against the French giants do look hugely intimidating...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 4 days ago 20,194 reads 61 comments

  18. Sombra, Tryndamere and eSports Minor Leagues

    On the latest edition of Rally Point , we catch you up on the latest with the Sombra ARG mystery and break down all the drama surrounding Riot co-founder Marc "Tryndamere" Merrill...

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  19. Realistic Expectations for Marko Grujic at Liverpool in 2016/17

    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has spent the summer reshaping his squad, with a plethora of incomings sanctioned to negotiate a busy departure list—including three high-profile ...

    Jack Lusby Written by Jack Lusby about 4 days ago 6,184 reads 4 comments

  20. Callum Gribbin Making Waves with Manchester United's 2nd String

    Those watching Manchester United 's youngsters in recent years have had a lot to say about the mercurial emerging talents of Callum Gribbin...

    Paul Ansorge Written by Paul Ansorge about 4 days ago 11,383 reads 10 comments

  21. Which NFL Team Is Set to Make the Biggest Leap in 2016?

    It's late August, when every fan is optimistic about how their team may shake out. Unfortunately, at the end of the day, only 12 of the NFL 's 32 franchises are awarded the opportunity to compete in the playoffs...

    Justis Mosqueda Written by Justis Mosqueda about 4 days ago 7,621 reads 26 comments

  22. NFL Preseason Week 3: Takeaways from Thursday's Action

    It's dress rehearsal time. Thursday night, the third week of the 2016 preseason got underway. It's the week where the starters will see their most extensive action until Week 1—the ...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 4 days ago 163,789 reads 248 comments

  23. Don't Forget About Max Scherzer in NL Cy Young Race

    If Max Scherzer 's American League Cy Young Award is beginning to feel lonely, it could soon have company. In the wasteland that is the National League Cy Young race without a fully functioning Clayton Kershaw, anyone could claim this year's award...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 days ago 10,680 reads 19 comments

  24. Jhonas Enroth Signing a Win for Him and for the Maple Leafs

    It’s helpful to think of the summer goalie market as a game of musical chairs. There are only 30 starter and 30 backup jobs available at the NHL level, and in any summer only a fraction of those jobs are available...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 4 days ago 1,122 reads 0 comments

  25. Pros and Cons of Naming Sean White Auburn's Starting QB

    AUBURN, Ala. — John Franklin III might have been the star of the summer Netflix hit Last Chance U , but Sean White will be the one getting another opportunity on the Plains this fall...

    Justin Ferguson Written by Justin Ferguson about 4 days ago 11,386 reads 80 comments