1. NBA Trade Deadline 2017: Ranking the 10 Most Coveted Players on the Trade Block

    It's important not to waste time when journeying down trade-machine rabbit holes. Rather than randomly tinkering with the NBA 's competitive landscape prior to the Feb. 23 trade deadline, you need to have a central focus...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 14 days ago 56,381 reads 53 comments

  2. Sami Zayn vs. Braun Strowman and the Best WWE Matches for Week of Jan. 5

    Sami Zayn stood up to the monstrous Braun Strowman until he was laying at the behemoth's boots as a heap of immobile flesh. The rivals' Last Man Standing match on the first Raw of 2017 proved to be the best story told on a WWE stage this week...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 15 days ago 5,467 reads 18 comments

  3. NFL1000: Final Regular-Season Breakdown of the League's Top Players

    After 17 weeks of grading, noting injury replacements and position switches, and arguing among ourselves as to which particular attributes are most important at every position, the ...

    Doug Farrar Written by Doug Farrar about 15 days ago 143,358 reads 280 comments

  4. Ranking the Top January Sports Performances Since 2010

    January is usually a time in sports when three major traditions collide: The NFL playoffs, college football's bowl season and, of course, the NHL Winter Classic...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 15 days ago 2,626 reads 4 comments

  5. WWE's Most Controversial and Shocking Stories for the Week of Jan. 5

    The first week of the new year also means we're on the road to the Royal Rumble on Jan. 29, and WWE has no shortage of entertaining, controversial and downright bizarre stories...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 15 days ago 12,670 reads 30 comments

  6. WWE NXT: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis, Predictions for Week of Jan. 5

    Crowd reactions spoke volumes about where several WWE NXT prospects stand. NXT 's trip to Melbourne, Australia, served as a homecoming for Aussies Buddy Murphy, Shane Thorne and Billie Kay...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 15 days ago 6,762 reads 7 comments

  7. Updated 2016-17 Win-Loss Projections for Every NBA Team

    It's no longer hard to differentiate between NBA bottom feeders and contenders. A handful of teams has emerged in each conference with no shot to advance past the 82nd game of the 2016-17 campaign...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 15 days ago 98,418 reads 132 comments

  8. Premier League Player Rankings: Ander Herrera Rises, N'Golo Kante Falls

    The Premier League player rankings return to written form for 2017. This year we're running a rolling, weekly top 50, detailing the finest performers in the division after every round of games...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 15 days ago 3,369 reads 11 comments

  9. 10 NXT Superstars Who Will Make Biggest Impact on WWE's Main Roster in 2017

    2016 was the year of the new generation in WWE, and with the current crop of NXT Superstars waiting for their shots at the main roster, 2017 will be no different...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 15 days ago 16,622 reads 33 comments

  10. 5 Real Madrid Players Who Deserve More 1st-Team Chances in 2017

    Real Madrid will be aiming to make 2017 just as memorable as the last calendar year, during which they won the Champions League, the UEFA Super Cup and the FIFA Club World Cup and embarked on their club-record unbeaten run...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 15 days ago 6,763 reads 35 comments

  11. Ranking All 13 Chelsea Victories in the Blues' Record Run

    After winning 13 Premier League matches in a row, Chelsea have finally succumbed to the inevitable—they lost a game of football...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 15 days ago 5,789 reads 8 comments

  12. Bleacher Report MMA Awards: 2016's Best Fighter, Fight, Finishes and Story

    Traditionally, MMA flows like a sine wave. Highs are inevitably followed by comparable lows, and any joy one feels will likely be offset by a similar helping of disappointment 12 months later...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 15 days ago 33,905 reads 104 comments

  13. The Zlatan Ibrahimovic Effect: Ranking Manchester Utd Strikers on Debut Seasons

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic is tearing up the goalscoring charts at Manchester United . The former Sweden international has 13 Premier League goals and 18 in all competitions for the Red Devils, having made 25 starts and three substitute appearances...

    Paul Ansorge Written by Paul Ansorge about 15 days ago 16,055 reads 10 comments

  14. Ranking the 2016-17 MLB Offseason's 15 Largest Contracts from Worst to Best

    OK, so the 2016-2017 MLB offseason hasn't been the wild spending bonanza that last winter's offseason was. But as evidence that it hasn't been all bad, I submit 15 contracts worth at least $20 million ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 15 days ago 73,323 reads 63 comments

  15. Early Look at the Top 10 Prospects for the 2017 Entry Draft

    This year's draft crop has not yet established a clear top tier, mostly due to injuries and inconsistent performance...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 16 days ago 1,434 reads 0 comments

  16. Scout: Week 17 NFL Rushing Leaders

    Scout Written by Scout about 16 days ago 465 reads 0 comments

  17. Scout: Week 17 NFL Passing Leaders

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  18. Best Potential 2016-17 NBA Trade-Deadline Targets for Cleveland Cavaliers

    With the NBA trade deadline merely weeks away, even the reigning champion Cleveland Cavaliers should be looking to upgrade their roster...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 16 days ago 99,051 reads 91 comments

  19. Army All-American Bowl 2017: Top 5 Players to Watch

    The annual U.S. Army All-American Bowl takes place Saturday with a nationally televised kickoff set for 1 p.m. ET...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 16 days ago 14,305 reads 18 comments

  20. Heroes the Sports World Needs in 2017

    Not all heroes wear capes, so goes the saying, and that's true in the sports world. Some sports heroes become icons and athletes respected as the best talents of their generations...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 16 days ago 4,659 reads 1 comments

  21. NBA 2016 Review: Looking Back at the Best and Worst of the Year in the NBA

    You thought you were all done with 2016, didn't you? The good, the bad, the ugly, the worse-than-bad, the worse-than-worse-than-bad...that was supposed to go the way of the dinosaurs once the clock struck midnight on Jan...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 16 days ago 38,967 reads 84 comments

  22. 10 Sneakers to Look Out for in 2017

    Now that we've tumbled into a new year, 2016's sneaker releases are nothing but figments of the past. Venturing forward to what's on the docket for 2017, we found 10 sneakers that prominently stood out...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 16 days ago 9,051 reads 3 comments

  23. Chris Simms' NFL Regular-Season All-22 Team

    I didn’t start studying game film so I could be an NFL quarterback or a Bleacher Report analyst. I started because that’s all I knew. My home away from home growing up? The headquarters of the mid-'80s to early-'90s New York Giants...

    Chris Simms Written by Chris Simms about 16 days ago 90,207 reads 285 comments

  24. NBA B/R Kicks of the Week: Best on Court for NBA Week 11

    With the holiday season now comfortably resting in the rearview mirror, our weekly look at NBA kicks has shifted into a new year. On Christmas Day, we saw Kyrie Irving and LeBron James both debut signature sneakers—along with Carmelo Anthony...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 16 days ago 3,032 reads 2 comments

  25. Bleacher Report's Updated Farm System Rankings at the Start of 2017

    We're still over a month away from pitchers and catchers making their way to sunny Arizona or Florida, and the hot stove has cooled considerably, so now seems like the perfect time for an updated look at how all 30 MLB farm system stack up...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 16 days ago 153,711 reads 119 comments