1. Ranking the Top 10 NBA Power Forwards Entering 2017-18 Season

    Please, everyone, put down your fidget spinners and offer a warm welcome to the NBA 's newest power forward hierarchy. Familiar names inhabit much of this space, so don't fret...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 12 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  2. Power Ranking Every Player for Chelsea in 2017/18 Season so Far

    Chelsea may well be reigning Premier League champions, but Antonio Conte 's side have a massive fight on their hands if they're to retain that status this season...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 12 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Calling Fact or Fiction on Latest NHL Speculation Early in the 2017-18 Season

    The NHL 's 2017-18 season is underway. It also means the start of early-season trade speculation involving such notable players as Colorado Avalanche center Matt Duchene . During the offseason, Duchene was a fixture in the NHL trade-rumor mill...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 13 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. NHL Rookies with the Best Chance of Making 2017-18 Rosters

    Look around the NHL as the 2017-18 season kicks off, and you'll see at least one promising rookie listed on nearly every team's roster. Today's young players have been working their whole lives to be NHL-ready...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 13 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. Power Ranking the 25-Man Shortlist for the 2017 Golden Boy Award

    We're approaching that time of year when the big, individual awards are handed out. The Ballon d'Or and the Puskas Award dominate headlines coming into October as speculation over ...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 13 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. All About Buckets: Predicting Top 10 Scorers in 2017-18 NBA Season

    We're smarter for having embraced NBA analytics. We understand the game more deeply, and we appreciate it to a greater degree when we care about the process as much as the results...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 13 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. Ranking the Top 10 NBA Small Forwards Entering 2017-18 Season

    The NBA 's small forward pecking order needs another once-over. Many of the usual suspects still rule the class, but the line of dominance, as a whole, is undergoing some wholesale revisions and transitions...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 13 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  8. Ranking the Best In-Season College Basketball Tournaments in 2017-18

    The North Carolina Tar Heels won the 2017 NCAA tournament, but how will they fare in the 2017 Phil Knight Invitational? The PK80 is a one-time college basketball tournament honoring ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 13 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  9. MLB Position Power Rankings: B/R's Final Top 20 Catchers of 2017

    After starting with the top first basemen , Bleacher Report's final position power rankings for the 2017 MLB season continues with catchers. The cast of characters behind the dish wasn't as star-studded as the one at the not-so-hot corner...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 13 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. Power Ranking Every Player for Liverpool in 2017/18 Season So Far

    As the majority of Liverpool 's first-team squad take a break from club duties to represent their countries around the world, the time feels right to evaluate what's happened so far this season...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 14 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. Every NFL Team's Biggest Early-Season Disappointment

    Expectations warp perceptions. This is as true in the NFL as it is everyday life, and it often manifests in disappointment...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 14 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  12. The NBA's Worst 1-and-Done Draft Picks of All Time

    During the NBA draft, nothing is more exciting than untapped potential. Teams covet upside just as much as collegiate or international production, since that not-yet-reached ceiling offers a greater chance of landing a legitimate superstar...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 14 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  13. Bell Centre: Breaking Down the NHL's Most Intense Place to Play

    There are many factors that allow hockey fans to feel the intensity of their sport when they take in a live game. It's exciting to watch the NHL in any arena, but there is nothing like watching a game at Montreal's Bell Centre...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 14 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Fantasy NBA All-Star Teams We'd Love to See in 2017-18

    Thank you, NBA . In a joint release with the National Basketball Players Association, the league announced wholesale changes to its annual All-Star Game, effective immediately...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 14 days ago 15 reads 0 comments

  15. Predicting All-NBA 1st and 2nd Teams Heading into 2017-18 Season

    Superteams defined the NBA offseason, and their influence will be felt on the 2017-18 All-NBA rosters. Some of last season's selections had their clubs add one or more stars to the mix...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 14 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  16. Fantasy Football Week 5: Matt Camp's Fantasy Big Board

    Week 5 marks the first byes of the 2017 NFL season, which makes life that much more difficult for fantasy football owners already dealing with the major injuries coming out of Week 4...

    Matt Camp Written by Matt Camp about 14 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  17. Chris Simms' NFL All-Week 4 Team

    Having an upper-echelon quarterback changes the complexion of an NFL team. I saw this firsthand during my time as a scout with the New England Patriots...

    Chris Simms Written by Chris Simms about 14 days ago 3 reads 0 comments

  18. Mike Freeman's 10-Point Stance: Put a Fork in the Giants; They're Done

    We're a quarter of the way through the season, and Brandon Marshall and the Giants are done, there are questions about Joe Flacco, and the Patriots defense is a mess. What is going on around here? 1...

    Mike Freeman Written by Mike Freeman about 14 days ago 25 reads 0 comments

  19. NFL1000: Rookie Rankings at the Season's Quarter Mark

    When college players come into the NFL and immediately set the league afire, they're not just taking the next positive step in their careers. They're also bucking the odds...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by NFL1000 Scouts about 14 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  20. EPL 100: Ranking of Premier League's Best Players After Matchday 7

    As we pause for what is the penultimate international break of 2017, it seems a handy time to take stock of what's happened in the first seven weeks of the Premier League season...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 14 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  21. NFL Power Rankings 2017: Week 5 Standings, Team Stats and Season Review

    One quarter of the 2017 season is in the books. There's very little clarity on contenders and pretenders. As much as we'd like to think every 3-1 team looks like a legitimate challenger, it's far from the truth...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 14 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  22. 2017 Season Grades so Far at Washington Redskins' Bye Week

    It says a lot about the progress the Washington Redskins have made through four games of the 2017 NFL season that losing on the road to the undefeated Kansas City Chiefs in Week ...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 14 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  23. Power Ranking Every Player for Barcelona in 2017/18 Season So Far

    Despite a summer of unrest over transfer dealings, board behaviour and the fact their great rivals had won the lot only a few months earlier, the new season has gone well for Barcelona so far...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 15 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  24. Braun Strowman's 4 Best Possible Matches for WWE TLC 2017

    Ahead of WWE TLC 2017, Braun Strowman is a predator without clear prey in his path. The Oct. 22 pay-per-view is beginning to take shape, but The Monster Among Men is not yet a part of it...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 15 days ago 375 reads 0 comments

  25. Bold Predictions for the 2017-18 NHL Season

    On Wednesday, the puck drops to kick off the 2017-18 NHL season. Over the next nine months, the league's 31 teams will fight it out—first for a chance to reach the playoffs, then for the coveted Stanley Cup...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 15 days ago 1,218 reads 0 comments