1. The Biggest Overachievers in College Basketball So Far in 2016-17

    It might be a corny device, but listing a dictionary definition is apt in this case. Merriam-Webster defines an overachiever as "one who achieves success over and above the standard or expected level, especially at an early age...

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  2. Bellator 170 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Sonnen vs. Ortiz Card

    Was this the biggest card in Bellator history? If it wasn't, it was pretty close. In the main event, you had two very famous fighters in former UFC contender Chael Sonnen , ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 hours ago 7,327 reads 0 comments

  3. Ranking the Most Overrated Potential Trade Targets in the NHL

    The NHL 's March 1 trade deadline is less than six weeks away. Several players, such as Colorado Avalanche left wing Gabriel Landeskog and Arizona Coyotes center Martin Hanzal , could be available in the trade market...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 19 hours ago 10,829 reads 0 comments

  4. The Top Feelgood Storylines of the 2016-17 NHL Season so Far

    As the NHL 's All-Star Break is drawing near, it's an excellent time to take stock of what we've seen in the 2016-17 season so far. There is plenty of uncertainty about which teams will be contenders and which ones will be pretenders at playoff time...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 1 day ago 3,374 reads 0 comments

  5. The All-European Team in College Basketball in 2016-17

    The globalization of basketball isn't just an NBA thing, as anyone who closely follows college basketball will tell you...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 day ago 5,182 reads 0 comments

  6. Australian Open 2017: The Best and Worst Dressed in Melbourne

    The 2017 Australian Open is the first major tournament in the tennis season and players aren't the only ones competing to finish on top. A fierce battle is taking place among the companies that make tennis apparel...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 day ago 2,331 reads 0 comments

  7. Scout: Top 5 Athletes in the Class of 2017

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  8. 10 Dominant Teams That Get No Sympathy When They Lose

    New England Patriots fans are surely bummed when their team loses, but does anyone else feel sorry for Bill Belichick's boys? Probably not. The Patriots are not the only such team in sports...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 day ago 49,751 reads 0 comments

  9. Scout: Top 5 Wide Receivers in the Class of 2017

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  10. B/R CFB 150: Top 18 Specialists and Returners

    Bleacher Report's CFB 150 is an annual ranking of the best players in college football, regardless of NFL potential...

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  11. They Went There: Some of the Nastiest Recent Sports Shade Thrown

    Sometimes a sports figure throws a bit of shade that can only make you shake your head. After all, the professional sporting world adheres to a strict code. No disrespect. Little trash talk outside the lines...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 2 days ago 38,951 reads 0 comments

  12. Deal or No Deal: Should These Sports Superstars Be Traded?

    Athletes are not as interchangeable as numbered briefcases, but every player has a price. Sports owners and executives are not known for their loyalty...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 days ago 4,052 reads 0 comments

  13. Midseason Player Grades for Each Chicago Bulls Player

    It hasn’t been a very good season for the Chicago Bulls , and it hasn't been a particularly surprising one. Slightly more than halfway through the schedule, they’re still floating around the ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 2 days ago 3,661 reads 2 comments

  14. Worst Sports Rules Changes of the 2000s

    Some sports rules make little sense. Others are downright terrible. The rule that awarded home-field advantage in the World Series to the league that won the Major League Baseball All-Star Game upset and even angered passionate baseball fans...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 2 days ago 2,862 reads 2 comments

  15. Bleacher Report Staff Picks for 2017 NBA All-Star Game Reserves

    The 2017 NBA All-Star Game will take place Feb. 19 at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, and now we know who'll be on the floor for the opening tip...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 2 days ago 85,337 reads 172 comments

  16. 4 Stars Real Madrid Should Pick from as Their Next Galactico Signing

    Real Madrid have moved away from the Galactico era of yesteryear in recent seasons, signing only Alvaro Morata this season and spreading their investment across the squad previously—but they are still always linked with huge names for huge sums...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 2 days ago 22,555 reads 30 comments

  17. Thursday NBA Roundup: John Wall's All-Star Snub Makes Red-Hot Wizards Dangerous

    Take a look at John Wall 's Twitter feed , and you'll see the same thing over and over again: The Washington Wizards point guard has spent the better part of January constantly ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 days ago 24,244 reads 75 comments

  18. Grading Every 2017 NBA All-Star Game Starter Selection

    The NBA 's fans, players and media members have spoken, and the results are in: We have our official starting lineups for the 2017 All-Star Game. Keep the cork in those champagne bottles, though...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 days ago 150,343 reads 337 comments

  19. Top 5 Aaron Rodgers Playoff Throws

    Here's a look back at the five best throws of Aaron Rodgers ' postseason career. Editor's note: Specific NFL.com videos may be automatically replaced by general ones after a period of time...

    Caleb Turrentine Written by Caleb Turrentine about 3 days ago 5,258 reads 3 comments

  20. Scout: The Top 5 Quarterbacks for the Class of 2017

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  21. WWE Superstar Power Rankings for Week of Jan. 19

    With Royal Rumble 2017 in San Antonio on the horizon on Jan. 29, the WWE Superstar power rankings will be an ever-changing organism as WWE presents a handful of wrestlers as legit candidates to win the pay-per-view's namesake match...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 3 days ago 8,418 reads 11 comments

  22. WWE NXT: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis, Predictions for Week of Jan. 19

    Few things propel a WWE NXT Superstar like finding a character that fits them snugly. Both Nikki Cross and Tye Dillinger have done just that of late, and Wednesday's NXT provided more proof...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 3 days ago 13,223 reads 5 comments

  23. Which NFL Championship Team Has the Biggest Hollywood Fans?

    Only four teams remain in the hunt for this year's Lombardi Trophy: the New England Patriots, Atlanta Falcons, Pittsburgh Steelers and Green Bay Packers...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 3 days ago 35,710 reads 41 comments

  24. WWE's Most Controversial and Shocking Stories for the Week of January 16

    This past week, WWE announced that it would induct Kurt Angle into its Hall of Fame in another seven-day stretch that was filled with headlines...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 3 days ago 8,641 reads 12 comments

  25. Ranking the Most Unforgivable Losses in the 2016-17 College Basketball Season

    Every loss is disappointing, but some defeats are more difficult to accept than others. Occasionally, there are losses that just gnaw at players, coaches and fans for the rest of the season, sometimes longer...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 3 days ago 4,831 reads 5 comments