1. NCAA Football Rankings 2016: Predicting the Top 25 After Week 13

    Thanksgiving week is always one of the best weeks of the college football season. Rivalry games dot the landscape from coast to coast...

    Greg Wallace Written by Greg Wallace about 12 days ago 59,933 reads 132 comments

  2. Winners and Losers from Week 13 of College Football

    In Week 13 of the college football season, we're thankful for overtime games at the Horseshoe, Lamar Jackson's ability to look incredible even in defeat and all of the points between Syracuse and Pittsburgh...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 12 days ago 102,887 reads 292 comments

  3. 2016-17 NBA Superstar Rankings: Top 5 Players at Every Position So Far

    Is 2016-17 the NBA 's year of the youngster? Sure, veterans such as LeBron James, Kevin Durant , James Harden and Russell Westbrook are dominating...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 12 days ago 227,662 reads 425 comments

  4. The Most Unsustainable Stats So Far in 2016-17 College Basketball Season

    This is a fun time of year for college basketball statistics. Everyone's on pace to hit 150 metaphorical home runs and shatter every record known to man...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 13 days ago 6,353 reads 2 comments

  5. Top MLB-Ready Prospects Who'll Benefit Most from the Offseason Frenzy

    The focus of MLB offseason conversations is generally on what players teams could potentially add to fill areas of need, but often times the answer is already in-house...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 13 days ago 20,918 reads 26 comments

  6. Restricted Free Agents in Line for a Big NHL Payday in the 2017 Offseason

    The 2017 crop of NHL restricted free agents is thin on notable talent. Only a handful of the 400 players due to become RFAs, such as Chicago Blackhawks left wing Artemi Panarin , will be in line for substantial raises...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 13 days ago 12,328 reads 21 comments

  7. Heisman Watch 2016: Ranking Top Favorites in the Race

    The race for the 2016 Heisman Trophy became a little closer last week, as the overwhelming favorite turned in his worst performance of the season...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 13 days ago 17,808 reads 2 comments

  8. Ranking the Best Power Forwards in the NHL in 2016-17

    Simply put, a power forward is a big guy who puts up points and likes to throw his weight around. One iconic archetype is Cam Neely, now the president of the Boston Bruins...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 13 days ago 10,141 reads 35 comments

  9. The Most Shocking Results So Far in the 2016-17 Season

    Georgetown has suffered a lot of unforgivable upsets in the past decade, but that didn't stop the Hoyas from losing at home to Arkansas State in the most shocking result of the first 15 days of the 2016-17 men's college basketball season...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 13 days ago 1,326 reads 0 comments

  10. 4 Things Zak Brown Must Do to Take McLaren-Honda Back to the Top of Formula 1

    Formula One's loss is McLaren-Honda's gain. After announcing his resignation as chief executive officer of CSM Sport and Entertainment in September, leading motorsport business ...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 14 days ago 1,402 reads 0 comments

  11. 10 Athletes Who Need to Get out of Dodge

    Tony Romo needs to get out of Dallas. Now that he has said his de facto goodbye and handed the proverbial reigns over to rookie Dak Prescott, the longtime Cowboys quarterback is reportedly already considering possible 2017 destinations...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 14 days ago 5,006 reads 3 comments

  12. 10 Awesome Sports Fans We're Thankful for This Year

    Sports fans can be terrible (looking at you, Toronto Blue Jays beer can guy ), but they can also be fully awesome. And the latter seems to happen far more often...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 14 days ago 3,735 reads 0 comments

  13. NBA B/R Kicks of the Week: Best on Court for NBA Week 5

    As we celebrate all of our post-holiday food comas, let's lay back and browse the best kicks we've seen in the NBA over the last seven days. The heat never stops pouring in, giving us plenty of ammunition to find some hidden gems...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 14 days ago 552 reads 0 comments

  14. 2016-17 NBA Power Rankings After Season's 1st Month

    This week's NBA power rankings are the most volatile yet, which is the opposite of what you'd expect a month into the season. Trends are supposed to be stabilizing, with anomalies regressing to the mean...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 14 days ago 143,187 reads 228 comments

  15. No Off Years: The 10 Most Consistent Sports Superstars Right Now

    Always showing up is hard, so repeatedly dominating on a yearly basis separates great sports players from top-tier superstars. Some athletes can't replicate the perfect formulas they found one year...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 14 days ago 4,453 reads 20 comments

  16. NFL1000: Rookie Review from Week 11

    Though the Pittsburgh Steelers' Le'Veon Bell led all running backs (and all players) in this week's NFL1000 rankings , it could be argued that the Dallas Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott had the more impressive performance when you adjust for opponent...

    Doug Farrar Written by Doug Farrar about 14 days ago 6,617 reads 2 comments

  17. 1 Thing Every Top 25 College Basketball Team Is Thankful For

    The holiday season is upon us, a time for people to reflect on what they have and how grateful they are for those things...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 14 days ago 21,120 reads 35 comments

  18. San Antonio Spurs Who Still Have to Step Up

    The San Antonio Spurs have bounced back from a brief losing stretch with seven straight wins, most recently a 119-114 victory over the Charlotte Hornets Wednesday night. But they're still in need of more consistent contributions from a few players...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 15 days ago 8,901 reads 8 comments

  19. NFL1000: Ranking the Top 1000 Players from Week 11

    As much as we factor in opponent strength when compiling player grades for the NFL1000, there are times when an individual performance transcends "good team/bad team" math and rises to the top...

    Doug Farrar Written by Doug Farrar about 15 days ago 8,239 reads 11 comments

  20. WWE TLC 2016: Power Ranking the Best Cards in PPV's History

    WWE introduced many new pay-per-views in 2009, particularly driven by gimmicks. While many fell short of expectations, TLC: Tables, Ladders & Chairs has been a success story for WWE since its inception...

    Kevin Berge Written by Kevin Berge about 15 days ago 18,205 reads 13 comments

  21. Formula 1's Latest Rumours and Talk: Nico Rosberg, Lewis Hamilton and More

    So, who will become the 2016 Formula One world champion at this weekend's season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix? Will it be Nico Rosberg, the son of a title-winner, who has led the ...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 15 days ago 1,750 reads 1 comments

  22. The Sports World Loving Thanksgiving 2016

    Thanksgiving has arrived, kicking off the long march to Christmas, the path paved with turkey, gravy, stuffing and anything else chefs dream up for the big day...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 15 days ago 12,697 reads 5 comments

  23. Strangest Stats from the Young 2016-17 NBA Season

    Some NBA statistics make sense. Are we really surprised the Golden State Warriors are dominating on offense, or that LeBron James is throwing up more big numbers? Is it outlandish ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 15 days ago 43,527 reads 54 comments

  24. NBA Rookie Report Cards: Grading the Class' Top 10 So Far

    It would be easy to spend the next 10 slides ragging on the NBA 's current rookie class. So far, the 2016 draft crew has looked as weak as advertised, especially with Ben Simmons still sidelined for the Philadelphia 76ers...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 15 days ago 125,486 reads 179 comments

  25. Way-Too-Early Predictions for the Cinderellas in the 2017 NCAA Tournament

    All these upsets in early season, neutral-site tournaments have us wondering whether the likes of Rhode Island, Nevada or UCF can be Cinderella teams in March. The 2016 NCAA tournament was even crazier than usual...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 15 days ago 5,769 reads 2 comments