1. European Club Rankings After August 18-21 Matches

    Finally, all of Europe's top leagues are back. The past weekend was the first time this season in which all five of the continent's top divisions were fully in play...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 1 month ago 16,951 reads 0 comments

  2. Before Conor McGregor: 7 MMA Fighters Who Would've Been Great Boxing Headliners

    It's only days away now. Soon, all the hyperbole and hype in the world won't matter a lick, because Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor will enter the ring and throw hands Aug...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 8,208 reads 0 comments

  3. NHL Players Most Likely to Have Sophomore Slumps in 2017-18

    When a young player comes into the NHL and makes a statement, it's easy for the masses to believe he's on track for a long, successful career. Look at Connor McDavid, who won the 2017 Hart Trophy as the league's MVP in only his second season...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 1 month ago 21,330 reads 0 comments

  4. 2017 NFL Training Camp: Update on Every Team's Biggest Position Battle

    Training camps may be winding down across the NFL , but we are only just getting started. With the second week of the 2017 preseason now just about in the rearview mirror, the battles for starting roles and roster spots are cranking into high gear...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 month ago 151,000 reads 0 comments

  5. 2018 NBA Draft: Are These Highly Regarded Prospects Overhyped?

    There is perhaps too much hype surrounding a number of prospects preparing to enter the 2018 NBA draft. For five of them, it's premature or unwarranted. Even at a young age, tools and athleticism shouldn't automatically equate to upside...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 109,792 reads 0 comments

  6. Stock Up, Stock Down After Washington Redskins' 2nd Preseason Game

    Stock has tumbled further for the Washington Redskins ' offensive line and running game after a second loss this preseason, albeit by a closer margin of defeat—21-17 to the Green Bay Packers at FedExField on Saturday...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 1 month ago 9,213 reads 0 comments

  7. Ranking Cristiano Ronaldo's 10 Best Portugal Goals

    On this day in 2003, Cristiano Ronaldo made his international debut for Portugal, a fleet-footed winger who had recently swapped Sporting CP for Manchester United ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 5,199 reads 0 comments

  8. Ranking Barcelona Players Most Likely to Be Sold or Loaned out in August

    Barcelona's summer hasn't exactly gone to plan so far, and with the new La Liga season set to get under way, there's still much work to be done if the Camp Nou side are to challenge Real Madrid at the top of the table in 2017/18...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 21,099 reads 0 comments

  9. The 10 Longest Field Goals in NFL History

    Few positions in sports face more pressure and consequence than an NFL kicker. Kickers have one task and either do it or don't. The kicker who does often goes unnoticed unless it falls under a game-deciding situation...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 3,519 reads 0 comments

  10. The Highest-Paid NFL Players Heading into the 2017-18 Season

    Like contracts in any sport, the cash doled out to NFL players can be eyebrow-raising. Quarterbacks, of course, pepper the top of the lists no matter which way one wants to sort them...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 20,905 reads 0 comments

  11. Breaking Down WWE's Most Controversial, Shocking Stories for the Week of Aug. 18

    This week's installment of controversial and shocking stories is dedicated to Ric Flair , who continues to battle multiple internal ailments in what is shaping up to be a fight for his life...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 1 month ago 11,101 reads 0 comments

  12. B/R NBA Re-Draft: Full Results, 2K Projections and Awards

    Welcome to a new NBA , basketball fans. Over the past week, Bleacher Report has unveiled the results of our 30-team, 360-player re-draft. If you've missed out on any of the previous installments, now's your chance to get caught up...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report NBA Staff about 1 month ago 129,525 reads 0 comments

  13. Predicting Every NBA Team's Breakout Player for 2017-18 Season

    The NBA offseason is all about what's next. Speculative frenzy runs amok during the draft and free agency as everyone scrambles to get a grip on what the upcoming campaign might look like...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 146,850 reads 0 comments

  14. Building the All-Time Depth Chart for Every NBA Franchise

    And you thought the 2017-18 Golden State Warriors were stacked. Building the all-time depth charts for each of the NBA 's 30 current franchises is no easy task. But with a few exceptions, they're all loaded with talent from top to bottom...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 76,883 reads 0 comments

  15. Biggest NFL X-Factors Who Can Make or Break Their Team

    Every team needs a little extra something to realize its full potential. Not every roster features a franchise quarterback. Not every team can rely on significant role players who can make the difference in any contest...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 1 month ago 83,834 reads 0 comments

  16. Cupcake Connoisseurs: CFB Teams with Absurdly Easy Nonconference Schedules

    Playing one of the weakest nonconference schedules in the country did not keep Washington from reaching the 2016 College Football Playoff...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 month ago 29,030 reads 0 comments

  17. Ranking Liverpool Players Likely to Be Sold or Loaned out During Transfer Window

    For Liverpool , the summer transfer window hasn't gone quite according to plan. Virgil van Dijk and Naby Keita have, so far at least, proved out of reach...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 1 month ago 6,721 reads 0 comments

  18. Realistic Expectations for New York Knicks' 2017-18 Starting Lineup

    The 2017-18 New York Knicks should be able to see some light at the end of the tunnel. It just needs to bend around the polarizing figure that is Carmelo Anthony , then snake ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 month ago 30,618 reads 0 comments

  19. The Biggest Trade Candidates in the 2017-18 NHL Season

    It's quiet in the NHL trade market, but business will pick up over the course of 2017-18. Trade candidates include such notables as Colorado Avalanche forwards Matt Duchene and Gabriel Landeskog ...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 1 month ago 8,859 reads 0 comments

  20. Bray Wyatt, Rusev and the Heels in Desperate Need of WWE SummerSlam 2017 Win

    Bray Wyatt can significantly change his position on the WWE food chain with a win at SummerSlam 2017. The Eater of Worlds' career has been an up-and-down journey. Just when it looks as if he's going to go on a tear, he loses a huge match...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 9,559 reads 0 comments

  21. Every NBA Team's Best and Worst Current Contract

    You take the good, you take the bad, bake in an NBA spin, and what do you have? The best and worst contract from every team. Inventorying each squad's crowning jewel and bookkeeping blemish is always pertinent in the aftermath of free agency...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 103,854 reads 0 comments

  22. Under-the-Radar College Football Teams That Could Become Surprise Contenders

    Alabama, Ohio State and USC will be popular choices in College Football Playoff predictions, and recent seasons have showed it's reasonable to expect a couple of the preseason favorites to eventually reach the four-team championship tournament...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 1 month ago 70,813 reads 0 comments

  23. Fantasy Football Mock Draft 2017: Round-by-Round Expert Projections

    Now that it's mid-August, fantasy football draft season is kicking into overdrive. Fantasy drafters prepare in all sorts of ways for the big day, including cheat sheets with player rankings...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 month ago 254,581 reads 0 comments

  24. Ranking European Clubs on Their Transfer Activity Up to August 16 Deals

    The end of the summer transfer window is in sight. Clubs have had months to secure new signings to improve their teams, and yet, startlingly, some still appear unprepared and behind schedule ...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 1 month ago 23,553 reads 0 comments

  25. Thierry Henry at 40: Ranking His Best 40 Arsenal Goals

    It's August 17, and Thierry Henry is celebrating his 40th birthday. To mark the occasion, Bleacher Report has attempted to rank the top 40 goals of the Arsenal legend's career...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 1 month ago 5,766 reads 0 comments