1. James Ellsworth Released and the 5 Most Controversial Stories of the Week

    As we approach Thanksgiving, this week in WWE was all about the three things that define the beloved holiday: family, returns and departures. Ric Flair made his dramatic return to WWE in the same week James Ellsworth made his semi-surprising exit...

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  2. 5 Cleveland Cavaliers Who Must Step Up Immediately

    The Cleveland Cavaliers are finally beginning to shows signs of life, winning three straight games following a dismal 5-7 beginning to the 2017-18 season...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 7 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. NBA Awards Watch: Who's the Favorite for MVP, Rookie of Year and DPOY Early On?

    One month of the 2017-18 NBA season isn't enough to draw firm conclusions. We're still waiting to figure out which trends are real and which are the products of small samples...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 7 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. Early Report Card Grades for NBA's Newest Alphas

    Don't you just love passing judgment on the NBA 's latest crop of top dogs? This past summer's deep draft class and flurry of player movement have thrust more than a few into new alpha-option roles...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. Super-Early Grades for CBB's Top Freshmen in the 2017-18 Season

    After years of anticipation, we finally got our first (college basketball) look at many of the top prospects for the 2018 NBA draft. Although, in the case of possible No. 1 overall pick Michael Porter Jr...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 7 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Arsenal vs. Tottenham: Combined XI on Form This Season

    For the first time in a long time, Tottenham Hotspur are seemingly the superior team in north London. After two decades in Arsenal's shadow, Mauricio Pochettino's men have finally managed to usurp their local rivals...

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  7. Hypothetical Trades Based on the Latest NHL Speculation

    The three-team trade on Nov. 5 involving centers Matt Duchene and Kyle Turris shook up the NHL trade market...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 8 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. The Biggest Question Mark on Every NBA Team

    The 2017-18 NBA season is farther along than you think. We've already witnessed a coaching change, a big-name trade, countless highlights, social-media beefs and at least a dozen outings from all 30 squads...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 8 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. 10 NBA Players Showing Major Regression This Season

    The NBA would look drastically different if no one ever trended in the wrong direction. Draft busts wouldn't exist, because even Anthony Bennett and Michael Olowokandi would keep improving; they'd just start with lower baselines...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 8 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. Staff Roundtable: Which NBA Superstar Would You Build Around Right Now?

    Today's NBA is as star-driven a league as the sports world has to offer. Need proof? Look no further than LeBron James' seven-year run (and counting) leading his team, whether it be the Miami Heat or the Cleveland Cavaliers, to the Finals...

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  11. Ranking Possible World Cup Groups of Death, Groups of Life, Excitement & More

    The group-stage draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup takes place on December 1. All 32 teams participating have been decided, with Peru the last to join the party, and it's time to turn our attentions to the permutations on offer...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 8 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. World Cup 2018 Power Rankings After Lineup Is Finalised

    The 32 teams attending the 2018 FIFA World Cup have been finalised, with Peru the last confirmed participant courtesy of their 2-0 aggregate victory over New Zealand on Thursday...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 9 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. NFL1000: Every Team's Most Improved Player

    There are as many reasons for drastic improvements in player performance from one season to the next as there are players who achieve that feat...

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  14. 2018 NBA Draft: Top Takeaways from 2017 Champions Classic

    The 2017 Champions Classic featured two tight games and over a dozen high-profile NBA prospects for scouts to evaluate in Chicago on Tuesday...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 9 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. Building the Ultimate Fantasy WWE Survivor Series Teams

    Stone Cold Steve Austin and Hulk Hogan on the same team. Kazuchika Okada and Shawn Michaels joining forces. Asuka and Manami Toyota glaring at foes from the same side of the ring...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 9 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. BS Meter on LeBron James, Joel Embiid and Other Hot NBA Topics

    Hit refresh on your news source of choice, and you've got more NBA -related content than you can digest. Wait five seconds, and you've got more ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 9 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. 5 Areas Golden State Warriors Can Still Improve

    File this under "terrifying but true": T he 2017-18 Golden State Warriors are nowhere near their peak. Sure, they've steamrolled seven straight opponents by an absurd average of 19...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 9 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Heisman Trophy 2017: Ranking the Top 10 Candidates Ahead of Week 12

    Two of the nation's top three college football teams fell, but the No. 1 contender in the Heisman Trophy race solidified his spot...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 9 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Fantasy Football Week 11: Matt Camp's Fantasy Big Board

    We've reached the final bye week of the 2017 season. Fantasy owners will have to survive without the Carolina Panthers, Indianapolis Colts, New York Jets and San Francisco 49ers for ...

    Matt Camp Written by Matt Camp about 9 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. Another Man's Treasure: NFL Players Who Just Need a Change of Scenery

    We've reached a point in the NFL season where it's equal parts looking back and gazing forward. There are plenty of predictive pieces coming out about which teams will make the postseason and advance to Super Bowl LII...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 9 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. Rebuilding Plans for NFL Teams That Need an Overhaul

    As the weather becomes colder, so do the attitudes toward certain teams' futures. The winds of change are swirling, and multiple NFL franchises will undergo overhauls in attempts to adjust their courses...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 9 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. College Football Playoff 2017: Championship, Final Four Predictions for Week 12

    Get ready for a third straight meeting between Alabama and Clemson for the national championship. A week after Georgia and Notre Dame suffered one-sided defeats to Auburn and Miami, ...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  23. NFL Power Rankings Week 11: 2017 Standings, Reaction for All Teams Post-MNF

    Week 10 results should open your eyes to a few things that appeared murky through the first two months of the NFL season...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  24. NFL1000: Doug Farrar's Week 11 QB Rankings

    If there's one thing we've learned in 2017 that we already knew, it's that there are few more crucial relationships in sports than the one between a quarterback and his coaching staff and play designers...

    Doug Farrar Written by Doug Farrar about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. NBA Metrics 101: Ranking Every Team's Best Lineup

    By definition, every NBA team has a premier five-man lineup. Some have struggled, either because they're incapable of scoring points in efficient fashion or because they have no idea how to prevent their opponents from doing exactly that...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments