1. Olympic Boxing 2016: Boxers with Best Chance to Be Professional Stars

    From the late 1950s through the late 1970s, nearly every man who reigned as the heavyweight boxing champion of the world was a former Olympic gold medalist: Floyd Patterson, Muhammad ...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 19 days ago 4,092 reads 16 comments

  2. The Biggest Storylines to Watch for in Rio 2016 Olympics

    The drama. The diversity. Scandals and showcases. There's nothing quite like the Olympics. Like the world's biggest wedding, everyone fusses about the preparation, whether they're ...

    Beau Dure Written by Beau Dure about 19 days ago 13,274 reads 9 comments

  3. Breakout Stars to Watch for at the 2016 Summer Olympics

    With blazing speed and a compelling backstory, Team USA's Boris Berian is one of several athletes destined to become a breakout star at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Summer Olympic Games...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 19 days ago 17,915 reads 10 comments

  4. NFL Training Camps 2016: Updates, Rumors and Analysis for August 4

    It's August, and that can mean only one thing. OK, it means several things. In the Midwest, it means the humidity is approximately 812 percent. For kids, it means summer is about to give way to school...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 19 days ago 78,331 reads 54 comments

  5. WWE NXT: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis, Predictions for Week of Aug. 4

    A showman, storyteller and star allowed WWE NXT to restock its reserve of talent as Bobby Roode made his TV debut for the brand on Wednesday night. The arrival of the former TNA world champion crowds NXT 's top tier...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 19 days ago 12,286 reads 28 comments

  6. 10 'What Could Have Been' Athletes of the 2000s

    Many athletes never reach their full potential for whatever reasons. These types of stories play out in sports practically every year. Some are their own worst enemies...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 19 days ago 193,358 reads 250 comments

  7. Updated Ranking of the Top 10 College Basketball Recruits in Class of 2018

    The Class of 2018 will be juniors this fall, but they don't have as much star hype as the past few years. There is still plenty of time to go before these guys play a game of college ...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 19 days ago 14,673 reads 15 comments

  8. Amway Coaches Poll Preseason Top 25: Biggest Snubs and Surprises

    Feel like the college football season was never going to get here? Thursday's release of the Amway Coaches Poll preseason Top 25 means we're getting close to the sport's return, ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 19 days ago 50,477 reads 140 comments

  9. Dolph Ziggler vs. Bray Wyatt and the Best WWE Matches for Week of Aug. 4

    The WWE brand split offered Dolph Ziggler and Bray Wyatt a greater share of the stage, and both men went to work right away to take full advantage...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 19 days ago 8,651 reads 63 comments

  10. 12 Coaches Going Full Parent-Mode on Their Players

    Pep Guardiola is restricting his players from eating pizza, which is sad, but surely he means it for their own good (and his), right? Coaches wear many hats...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 19 days ago 6,252 reads 3 comments

  11. Amway Top 25 College Football Poll 2016: Season Predictions, Championship Odds

    The first major preseason college football poll—the Amway Coaches Poll —dropped Thursday, giving fans everywhere a peek at how the top teams will be sorted out heading into the 2016 campaign...

    Justin Ferguson Written by Justin Ferguson about 20 days ago 56,008 reads 302 comments

  12. Ranking the Top 6 Teenagers to Have Played for Liverpool Since 2000

    Throughout the years, Liverpool 's academy has been peppered with exceptional young talent, from the likes of Billy Liddell and Ronnie Moran from the 1940s and 1950s, to those who ...

    Jack Lusby Written by Jack Lusby about 20 days ago 6,743 reads 8 comments

  13. WWE SummerSlam 2016: Best Potential Feuds for Kevin Owens, Bray Wyatt and More

    The WWE SummerSlam 2016 card is filling up in a hurry, leaving Superstars like Kevin Owens and Bray Wyatt still in search of opponents...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 20 days ago 24,945 reads 119 comments

  14. Updated MLB Farm System Rankings After 2016 Trade Deadline Frenzy

    The MLB trade deadline has come and gone, and along with some notable veterans changing teams, there was also the usual bevy of prospect talent changing hands...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 20 days ago 29,662 reads 59 comments

  15. Ranking the Top 6 Teenagers to Have Played for Borussia Dortmund Since 2000

    Borussia Dortmund have earned the reputation of being one of the best clubs to develop young talents in European football...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 20 days ago 3,066 reads 5 comments

  16. Formula 1's Latest Rumours, Talk: Jenson Button to Williams, McLaren-Honda, More

    With Formula One's summer break just beginning, decision time is fast approaching for Jenson Button . Unlike his previous retirement sagas in 2014 and '15, when his attitude was ...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 20 days ago 7,822 reads 0 comments

  17. Complete Guide to Men's Soccer at the 2016 Summer Olympics

    Soccer at the 2016 Olympic Games begins on Thursday, with 16 teams vying for the coveted gold medal. Defending champions Mexico enter as one of the favorites alongside hosts Brazil, ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 20 days ago 1,760 reads 0 comments

  18. Biggest NCAA Tournament Underachievers of the Past Decade

    Many college basketball teams have repeatedly demonstrated they cannot be trusted in the NCAA tournament, but Georgetown has been the least dependable over the past decade...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 20 days ago 13,049 reads 41 comments

  19. Top Clutch Performances of the Week

    The top clutch performances of the week are back, and as expected, it features a heavy dose of Major League Baseball. The MLB trade deadline has shifted the way we look at certain teams...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 20 days ago 18,175 reads 2 comments

  20. 12 Sports Happenings That Will Restore Your Faith in Humanity

    The National Basketball Players Association unanimously voted to fund health insurance for retired players. A German football club is offering free tickets to low-income fans...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 20 days ago 10,919 reads 17 comments

  21. 50 Names You Need to Know for 2016 College Football Season

    Every summer, Entertainment Weekly publishes a summer “Must List” of all the names, events and upcoming trends in movies, TV, music and books that all readers should be aware of...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 20 days ago 53,804 reads 126 comments

  22. Athletes Having the Best / Worst Summers So Far

    In the words of Will Smith from back in the day, it's "summer, summer, summer-time," meaning the weather's warm and everyone is enjoying vacations, time around water and hoping to ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 20 days ago 65,267 reads 60 comments

  23. College Football Units with Significant Production to Replace in 2016

    Change is inevitable in college football, but several programs must deal with major transition at a positional unit heading into the 2016 season. Unfortunately for some, that includes replacing an entire group of primary contributors...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 21 days ago 4,738 reads 12 comments

  24. 20 Incredibly True Sports Facts

    The highest level of competition is often what brings fans to a stadium or arena. Fans want to see the best athletes and teams create memories that last a lifetime...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 21 days ago 20,477 reads 2 comments

  25. It Was All Good Just a Week Ago: Athletes Who Fell Off

    It was all good just a week (or month or year) ago for the names you're about to bear witness to on this list. In professional sports, you're only as good as your last showing...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 21 days ago 8,815 reads 12 comments