1. College Basketball's All-NBA-Ready Team in 2016-17

    There's a major jump in competition for basketball players going from high school to the college level, but the leap is even more significant from college to the pros...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 13 days ago 1,607 reads 0 comments

  2. The 10 Ugliest Uniforms in NHL History

    In preparing the this list of the ugliest NHL uniforms of all time, I talked with Ray "Chicken Parm" Ferraro. Ferraro had a fine, 18-year NHL career. He played from 1984 to 2002, scoring 408 goals in 1,258 games...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 13 days ago 17,499 reads 69 comments

  3. CBB Recruits with the Best Chance to Play for Team USA in Tokyo 2020

    As USA Basketball tries to capture another men's basketball gold medal in Rio this week, it's never too early to start looking at some new blood that could join the team in Tokyo for the 2020 Summer Olympics...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 13 days ago 5,721 reads 4 comments

  4. 2016 Olympic Men's Basketball All-Tournament Team After the Group Stage

    The (imaginary) votes are in, and your 2016 Olympic all-tournament group basketball team is now here. These picks are based purely on what we've seen in Rio thus far; Overseas and NBA reputations were not taken into account...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 13 days ago 1,237 reads 0 comments

  5. Ranking College Football's Top 25 Tailgating Schools for 2016

    The college football season is only a few weeks away, which also means there's not much time left to get the tailgate setup ready...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 13 days ago 12,963 reads 38 comments

  6. 10 Sports Figures Who Proved That Time Heals All Wounds

    The old notion "time heals all wounds" is especially relevant in sports. Athletes make mistakes. They're human beings, just like the rest of us. One glaring difference is that fanbases tend not to forget, creating villains in the process...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 13 days ago 21,845 reads 42 comments

  7. Recruits Likely to Commit Before Start of College Football Season

    The 2016 college football season is just weeks away as players, coaches and fans alike clamor for the start of a new campaign. Despite immense expectations for on-field action, focus never shifts too far from the recruiting trail...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 13 days ago 10,784 reads 15 comments

  8. Strengths and Weaknesses of Top College Basketball Teams in 2016-17

    The projected top 20 teams for the 2016-17 men's college basketball season have more strengths than weaknesses, but no team is perfect...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 13 days ago 1,215 reads 0 comments

  9. College Football's Oldest and Youngest Coaches in 2016

    Breaking into the college football world as a head coach is difficult, but staying within the ranks is even tougher. Entering the 2016 campaign, there are 17 coaches who are 40 years old or younger, while 14 men are 60 or older...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 13 days ago 6,938 reads 23 comments

  10. UFC 202's Conor McGregor Has a Brand-New Camp. Will It Be Enough to Stop Diaz?

    In one of the most highly anticipated rematches in UFC history, reigning featherweight champion Conor McGregor gets a shot at redemption when he faces Nate Diaz at UFC 202 on Saturday...

    Sydnie Jones Written by Sydnie Jones about 13 days ago 12,845 reads 79 comments

  11. 10 MLB Teams with Encouraging Signs for the Future

    To achieve the sustainable success every MLB team is searching for, a front office needs to have an eye on the future. Whether a team is a contender in 2016 or focused on 2017, it's never too early to look ahead at how it is lining up future success..

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 14 days ago 31,274 reads 65 comments

  12. One Game from Gold, Rio Is Poised for Semi-Final Drama

    The women's football tournament at the Rio de Janeiro Summer Olympic Games has reached the semi-final stage, and Brazil, Sweden, Canada and Germany are just one win away from a guaranteed medal...

    Andrew Gibney Written by Andrew Gibney about 14 days ago 2,099 reads 8 comments

  13. MLS Player Rankings: Dominant Red Bulls Duo Work Their Way to the Top

    One of the best attacking duos in Major League Soccer features Sacha Kljestan and Bradley Wright-Phillips of the New York Red Bulls...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 14 days ago 4,384 reads 4 comments

  14. NFL Power Rankings: Where Does Every Team Stand Heading into Preseason Week 2?

    From La-La Land to Buffalo, football season is underway...kind of. Last week, every team in the NFL had their first warm-up of the year. For some of the NFL's best franchises, it was business as usual...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 14 days ago 25,030 reads 116 comments

  15. The Biggest Boxing Fights to Look Forward to in Fall 2016

    Boxing fans know that not all of the fights we want to see are going to end up getting made; it's a good year if just some of those bouts happen...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 14 days ago 6,917 reads 25 comments

  16. Sports 'Coincidences' Yes or No?

    The news about Tom Brady's most recent Deflategate appeal was released on the slowest sports day of the year—coincidence? Sports is full of instances like this—tiny oddities that are just questionable enough to make you wonder...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 14 days ago 6,163 reads 4 comments

  17. WWE SummerSlam 2016: Most Underrated Matches in Event's History

    As the hottest show of the summer, WWE SummerSlam often produces big-time bouts featuring wrestlers and matches anticipated around the world...

    Aaron Bower Written by Aaron Bower about 14 days ago 19,032 reads 27 comments

  18. MLS Team of the Week: BWP, Villa, Kaka Headline Week 23's Best

    Week 23 in Major League Soccer belonged to some of the top scorers in the league. Bradley Wright-Phillips, David Villa and Dom Dwyer were among the players who found the back of the net on two occasions over the weekend...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 14 days ago 1,197 reads 1 comments

  19. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand at the Quarter Pole

    We've arrived at the quarter-pole mark of the 2016 MLB season, as we're now just a month-and-a-half away from the conclusion of the regular season and the start of another exciting slate of postseason baseball...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 15 days ago 67,863 reads 164 comments

  20. Formula 1's Latest Rumours, Talk: Felipe Massa, Haas' 2017 Driver Decision, More

    Felipe Massa may have helped Williams finish third in the Formula One constructors' championship in 2014 and 2015, but there is a sense that if the team are to move to the next level, they need to sign a more fashionable driver...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 15 days ago 6,517 reads 2 comments

  21. Predicting the 2016-17 SEC College Basketball Standings

    As has been the case for the past two years, Kentucky will enter the 2016-17 college basketball season as the overwhelming favorite to win the SEC...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 15 days ago 1,358 reads 1 comments

  22. Winners and Losers from Tennis at the 2016 Summer Olympics

    Andy Murray is once again king of the Olympics, while Puerto Rico finds a new tennis hero in Monica Puig ...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 15 days ago 4,688 reads 4 comments

  23. Winners and Losers from the 2016 Olympic Golf Tournament in Rio De Janeiro

    The Olympic golf tournament from Rio de Janeiro was a great show. After all the buildup, years of questions, criticism, Zika concerns and player withdrawals, it came down to the 72nd ...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 15 days ago 4,956 reads 0 comments

  24. Every Power 5 College Football Team's Biggest Strength and Weakness

    Building a perfect roster is extremely rare. Each college football program has a clear strength, but there's typically a glaring shortcoming, too. In several cases, the power of a couple of units can atone for weaknesses elsewhere on the roster...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 15 days ago 58,410 reads 338 comments

  25. Biggest MLB Duds of Week 19, Position by Position

    "Pain heals, chicks dig scars, glory lasts forever." That was one of the many memorable lines uttered by Shane Falco (Keanu Reeves) in The Replacements , an underrated movie that also starred Jon Favreau and Gene Hackman, among others...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 16 days ago 528 reads 0 comments