1. Scouting Notebook: U-20 World Cup Star Marcus Thuram a Rare Kind of Player

    Family connections within football are always intriguing — particularly so when it comes to sons carrying on their father's name in the sport, and especially so if the father is a former elite player...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 4 days ago 12,917 reads 0 comments

  2. Love Them or Hate Them, NFL Celebrations Are Back, and Players Are Ecstatic

    We are about to enter, or perhaps re-enter, an era in which the NFL stops taking itself so seriously. Where the commissioner isn't solely consumed with punishing players. Where its players can celebrate on the field...

    Mike Freeman Written by Mike Freeman about 4 days ago 25,783 reads 0 comments

  3. SEC Baseball Tournament 2017: Friday Schedule and Bracket Predictions

    The 2017 SEC tournament has already featured plenty of rain, offensive fireworks, extra innings and timely pitching and is now drawing nearer to the Sunday championship game...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 days ago 11,136 reads 0 comments

  4. Mets' $154M Flop Has Turned NL East into MLB's Worst Division

    The NL East was never going to be a work of art in 2017. In theory, it figured to be a two-horse race to October at the top and "thanks for playing" at the bottom. In reality, it's turned into something more akin to a dumpster fire...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 days ago 196,824 reads 0 comments

  5. FA Cup Final Preview: Can Arsenal Spoil Chelsea's Double Dream?

    And so it ends where it all began. Saturday's FA Cup final between Chelsea and Arsenal is a rerun of a fixture that proved so defining this season it should be awarded a blue plaque...

    Alex Dunn Written by Alex Dunn about 4 days ago 19,879 reads 0 comments

  6. LeBron James Has Become 1 of the NBA's All-Time Greatest Dynasties

    If LeBron James leads his Cleveland Cavaliers past the Golden State Warriors and earns the fourth ring of his Hall of Fame career, he may finally be finished chasing ghosts ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 days ago 128,614 reads 0 comments

  7. Meet Gokhan Saki, the Kickboxer Who's About to Take the UFC by Storm

    When life presents you with an opportunity, you have to capitalize on that opportunity. It's not Rimbaud, but it's good life advice nonetheless. And it had to be what Gokhan Saki was thinking...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 4 days ago 17,799 reads 0 comments

  8. Paul London Talks Lucha Underground, WWE's Brian Kendrick and More

    The key to long-term success in the wrestling industry is the ability to reinvent yourself, and few competitors are as successful at keeping their character fresh as former WWE Superstar and Lucha Underground’s Paul London...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 5 days ago 16,461 reads 0 comments

  9. Chris Simms' NFL Offseason Quarterback Power Rankings

    Looking for the best NFL coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for armchair quarterbacks everywhere. B/R's NFL coverage delivers must-see gridiron analysis on a daily basis...

    B/R Video Written by B/R Video about 5 days ago 11,958 reads 0 comments

  10. What's Up with Klay? Warriors Need Slumping Sharpshooter to Figure It Out ASAP

    Klay Thompson had no idea he'd been left off this year's All- NBA selections until a reporter asked him last week how it felt. Not exactly the preferred way to find out...

    Erik Malinowski Written by Erik Malinowski about 5 days ago 130,523 reads 0 comments

  11. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Latest Projections for Polarizing Prospects

    Polarizing prospects aren't an uncommon feature of NBA drafts. Look at a year ago, where guys like Thon Maker and Skal Labissiere led the way in this regard...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 5 days ago 5,789 reads 0 comments

  12. WWE NXT Stock Up, Stock Down on the Brand's Prospects for Week of May 25

    The Authors of Pain weren't ready for WWE NXT prime time when they won the tag team titles, but the black-clad bruisers have since proved they deserve to carry around the gold in their paws...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 days ago 9,051 reads 0 comments

  13. WWE Raw vs. SmackDown: Winner, Top Highlights and Botches for Week of May 25

    The May 22 episode of Raw was concentrated on building rivalries and booking matches for its upcoming Extreme Rules pay-per-view on June 4...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 5 days ago 11,144 reads 0 comments

  14. Brock Lesnar and His Universal Championship Cast Dull Shadow over WWE Raw

    Only Brock Lesnar 's name is a part of WWE Raw right now. The Beast Incarnate is mentioned by his potential Universal Championship challengers, but he hasn't shown up to survey his kingdom in a long while...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 5 days ago 16,233 reads 0 comments

  15. Simms & Lefkoe Podcast: Does LeBron Still Deserve MJ Comparisons?

    It's Episode 115 of The Simms & Lefkoe Podcast ! The legendary Ric Bucher joins Chris and Adam to talk all things NBA, NFL and everything in between...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 days ago 2,919 reads 0 comments

  16. The 'Tiger Woods of Pole Vaulting' Is Setting the Bar for the 2020 Olympics

    B/R Video Written by B/R Video about 5 days ago 11,007 reads 0 comments

  17. Cleveland Cavaliers Praying More Kevin Love Touches Will Net Another NBA Title

    CLEVELAND — Behind LeBron James ' historic start to the postseason and Kyrie Irving 's 42-point performance to save Game 4 against the Boston Celtics , Kevin Love is quietly enjoying the best playoff series of his life...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 5 days ago 35,331 reads 0 comments

  18. The Secret Behind a 17-Year-Old from New Hampshire's 4 Straight No-Hitters

    The secret to the No-Hit Kid from New Hampshire's success isn't his 12-to-6 curve. It isn't his one-fingered knuckle slider or his changeup...

    Bill Speros Written by Bill Speros about 5 days ago 122,001 reads 0 comments

  19. A Terrible Week, a Mixed Season in Manchester but United Sign Off on a High Note

    STOCKHOLM — Jose Mourinho surveyed the scene as he walked slowly across the pitch toward the goal where 15,000 Manchester United fans were massed across three tiers of Stockholm's Friends Arena...

    Andy Mitten Written by Andy Mitten about 5 days ago 15,481 reads 0 comments

  20. NBA Playoff Schedule 2017: TV Coverage and Live Stream for Finals

    We all knew the Boston Celtics wouldn't lie down for the Cleveland Cavaliers after losing their leading scorer, Isaiah Thomas, for the remainder of the 2017 playoffs, but did anyone ...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 5 days ago 3,769 reads 0 comments

  21. Jones Rematch Awaits Alexander Gustafsson If He Bounces Back at Fight Night 109

    There was a time when Alexander Gustafsson mauled the greatest to ever do it. With no one expecting much going into UFC 165, the Swede tore into Toronto and beat Jon Jones from pillar to post in a way no one ever had...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 5 days ago 36,929 reads 0 comments

  22. Breaking Down New England Patriots' Best, Worst Contracts

    Most folks tend to agree that—love them or hate them—the New England Patriots have one of the best-run organizations in all of football. The proof can be found on the field and in the win-loss columns...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 5 days ago 11,798 reads 0 comments

  23. Breaking Down Philadelphia Eagles' Best, Worst Contracts

    Every NFL organization has to deal with the balancing act of orchestrating team-friendly contracts to make up for the overpriced deals they're stuck with, and the Philadelphia Eagles are no exception...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 5 days ago 9,133 reads 0 comments

  24. Breaking Down Pittsburgh Steelers' Best, Worst Contracts

    With the NFL 's salary cap rising exponentially every year, it is becoming harder for teams to have numerous truly bad contracts on their financial books...

    Andrea Hangst Written by Andrea Hangst about 5 days ago 8,171 reads 0 comments

  25. Cooper Kupp and Jared Goff Could Be a Match Made in Football Heaven for LA Rams

    As Cooper Kupp sat with his friends and family on Day 2 of the 2017 NFL draft, he was waiting to hear his name called. He had no way of knowing that a quarterback he met while training for predraft events would alter his future...

    Matt  Miller Written by Matt Miller about 5 days ago 60,300 reads 0 comments