1. NBA Player Power Rankings: B/R's Top 30 Point Guards at the Halfway Point

    The point guards of today's NBA are no longer tasked solely with making teammates' lives easier. Those "pure" floor generals still exist, but the league's best at the position also do everything else...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 12 days ago 304,947 reads 376 comments

  2. Ranking 7 Potential Replacements for Petr Cech at Arsenal

    Petr Cech has not quite looked himself this season. Whether it’s merely a spell of bad form or the start of an inevitable decline remains unclear, but six clean sheets from 20 Premier League appearances is not up to his usual standards...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 12 days ago 18,715 reads 24 comments

  3. Chris Simms' Post-Wild-Card Playoff Power Rankings

    What did we learn from the most lopsided NFL Wild Card Round since 1981? The same lesson I learned growing up around my dad's Giants teams or playing alongside some all-time veterans—the ...

    Chris Simms Written by Chris Simms about 12 days ago 180,999 reads 297 comments

  4. MLB Spring Training 2017: The Top 10 2nd Basemen to Watch

    The second base position has quickly become one of the deepest in baseball thanks to the emergence of a handful of new young stars and the sustained success of some veteran staples...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 days ago 36,786 reads 26 comments

  5. European Club Rankings: Good News for Real Madrid; Bad News for Barcelona

    Welcome to the latest edition of the European Club Rankings, which is returning to written format for 2017. You can watch the video version here...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 12 days ago 13,616 reads 50 comments

  6. NHL Power Rankings: B/R Experts' Week 14 Poll

    It’s been an eventful three weeks since we last updated the NHL power rankings here at Bleacher Report, but with the holidays behind us, our panel of hockey writers reconvened to take a look around the league...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 12 days ago 27,967 reads 95 comments

  7. College Basketball Rankings 2016-17: Bleacher Report's Week 10 Top 25

    If you polled most college basketball writers and fans, the ACC would probably get the nod for best league in America. But the advanced numbers at KenPom.com say the Big 12 is college basketball's best league for the fourth straight season...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 13 days ago 45,224 reads 54 comments

  8. NFL Wild Card Sunday: Takeaways from Miami vs. Pittsburgh and NY vs. Green Bay

    Wild Card Weekend is complete. One day after the Houston Texans and Seattle Seahawks won at home in convincing fashion, four more teams took to frigid playing fields Sunday to determine the final two participants in the divisional round...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 13 days ago 48,284 reads 119 comments

  9. Best Potential 2016-17 NBA Trade Deadline Targets for Oklahoma City Thunder

    At 22-16, the Oklahoma City Thunder are seventh in the Western Conference and six games in the clear for the playoffs. With a real chance to compete for first-round home-court advantage, it's only reasonable to explore the trade market...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 13 days ago 18,787 reads 12 comments

  10. Djokovic Tops Murray to Lead First 2017 Winners and Losers

    The superstars were out for the first week of the 2017 season and Novak Djokovic was the big winner, defeating super rival Andy Murray for the Doha title...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 13 days ago 3,191 reads 8 comments

  11. 10 Sports Stars Who Are About to Have Huge Years

    For some, 2017 will be huge . A look at the past says this well enough. Last year, LeBron James owned 2016 by getting his Cleveland Cavaliers a title. Peyton Manning rode off into the sunset with a Lombardi Trophy...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 13 days ago 3,486 reads 1 comments

  12. WWE Royal Rumble 2017: Superstars Who Deserve Biggest Pushes Leading Up to PPV

    The Royal Rumble is the perfect opportunity for new stars to emerge. Lasting in the Rumble match for over 30 minutes is a feat. Making the final four is even better. And winning the thing? It's the stuff that legends are made of...

    Kevin Wong Written by Kevin Wong about 13 days ago 23,584 reads 75 comments

  13. Ranking Top 5 NBA Stars at Every Position: Early 2017 Edition

    The NBA crashed into the new year with its superstar collection bursting at the seams. The old basketball guard has yet to vacate its posts, with 30-somethings like LeBron James and Chris Paul still bringing nightly dominance inside the lines...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 13 days ago 150,960 reads 434 comments

  14. Athletes Desperate to Hit the Reset Button This Year

    The truth about athletic excellence is that it doesn’t last forever, and one bad year can domino into a long decline, which is why the athletes on this list are all desperate to hit the reset button this year and revitalize their careers...

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  15. Best Potential 2016-17 NBA Trade Deadline Targets for New York Knicks

    Only five games separate the 10th-place New York Knicks from the third-place Boston Celtics in the slippery Eastern Conference as of Jan. 7...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 14 days ago 26,140 reads 27 comments

  16. CFB Recruiting 2017: Ranking the Top 25 Classes Post HS All-American Games

    A pair of annual high school football showcase events—the U.S. Army All-American Bowl and Under Armour All-America Game—occurred during the first week of January...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 14 days ago 69,458 reads 90 comments

  17. 2017 Army All-American Bowl: Grading the Performance of the Top 10 Recruits

    The 2017 Army All-American Bowl rosters featured the best of the best, showcasing the No. 1 prospect at several positions and a majority of the top recruits in the nation...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 14 days ago 54,611 reads 129 comments

  18. Predicting the Sports SupervIllains of 2017

    Lane Kiffin will be a head coach again in 2017, and with his new job will almost surely come a resurgence of his status as a sports supervillain...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 14 days ago 37,448 reads 40 comments

  19. NHL Players Most Likely to Be Moved Before the Trade Deadline

    The NHL 's March 1 trade deadline is less than two months away. Players who've become frequent topics of trade speculation, such as Tampa Bay Lighting goaltender Ben Bishop and Colorado Avalanche center Matt Duchene , could be with new teams by then..

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 14 days ago 23,801 reads 41 comments

  20. Scout: 3 Broncos Named First-Team All-Pro

    Scout Written by Scout about 14 days ago 307 reads 3 comments

  21. New Rivalries Getting Better in the 2016-17 NHL Season

    When it comes to rivalries in the National Hockey League, it's all pretty clear, right? The Pittsburgh Penguins vs. the Philadelphia Flyers. The Boston Bruins vs. the Montreal Canadiens...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 14 days ago 5,183 reads 16 comments

  22. Bleacher Report Dota 2 Awards: 2016's Best Team, Player, Play and Tournament

    2017 is in full swing, but it's still worth taking a look back on Dota 2 in 2016. It was a critical year for the game...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 15 days ago 131 reads 0 comments

  23. College Basketball's Most One-Dimensional Teams This Season

    Balance is what we all strive for in life, not being too reliant or dependent on one thing to the point where we're lacking too much in other areas...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 15 days ago 4,863 reads 1 comments

  24. 10 Veterans Who Might Say Farewell Soon

    It's not easy to say goodbye, but the biggest names in sports have to fade into retirement at some point. The last few years have offered a harsh lesson in this area for fans...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 15 days ago 462 reads 0 comments

  25. WWE Royal Rumble 2017: Most Controversial Moments in PPV's History

    As one of WWE's biggest pay-per-view events, the Royal Rumble is never short on controversy. The drama typically comes in the event's marquee 30-man Battle Royal...

    Aaron Bower Written by Aaron Bower about 15 days ago 23,726 reads 19 comments