1. Ranking the Best La Liga Players in 2017 Not on Ballon d'Or List

    The Ballon d'Or, in its different guises and ownerships, has been pretty much permanently lodged in Spain over the last decade...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. NBA Metrics 101: LeBron, Curry and More Hit New Milestones This Season

    Whenever I'm asked why I prefer the NBA to its collegiate counterpart, one answer always rises to the top. Forget style of play (although watching slow-it-down NCAA squads like Wisconsin can grow torturous)...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. NBA Power Rankings as the 2017-18 Regular Season Begins

    Somehow, possibly owing to a time warp that zapped us all the way through August and September in a blink, we're here: The dawn of the 2017-18 NBA regular season...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. Ranking the 10 Best Teams in College Basketball If Players Had to Stay 4 Years

    Duke's Jayson Tatum and Luke Kennard and Kentucky's Malik Monk and Bam Adebayo were all lottery picks this past June, but would they even be starters at their respective schools ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. NFL Power Rankings Week 7: 2017 Standings, Reaction for All Teams Post-MNF

    The final undefeated team fell in Week 6 to another top 10 club, which shakes the Week 7 power rankings at the top. The Atlanta Falcons lost another home game to a team that struggles on the offensive end...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Workhorse RBs Ride Again: How the Power Running Revolution Can Save Your Team

    Here's a crazy idea for all of those teams with a bad case of the quarterback blues: Get a big, fast running back, preferably one who breaks tackles and can catch a little bit...

    Mike Tanier Written by Mike Tanier about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. Ranking the Biggest Surprises at the Start of the 2017-18 NHL Season

    The 2017-18 NHL season is approaching the two-week mark. After a long summer, it's great to have the players back on the ice—and easy to overinflate some of the early trends that catch our eyes...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. European Club Rankings After October 13-16 Matches

    For once, it felt like the tables had actually turned. Usually it's such a wrench to switch from domestic to international football, but with the likes of Argentina, Portugal, ...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. La Liga Results 2017: Full Table and Scores After Final Week 8 Match

    Celta Vigo handed Las Palmas their fourth La Liga defeat in a row on Monday, as an Iago Aspas hat-trick led them to a comprehensive 5-2 win at the Estadio Gran Canaria...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. NBA Jersey Sponsors That Actually Make Sense

    This year, the NBA is allowing companies to advertise on teams' uniforms. There's one problem, though: Most of these partnerships don't make any damned sense. For example, the Warriors are working with Rakuten...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Noah Torr about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. NFL Power Rankings: Where Does Every Team Stand Heading into Week 7?

    The NFL is a wild league. There is so much talent and so much parity among the 32 teams that it's rare to see games go as expected...

    Chris Simms Written by Chris Simms about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. 2018 NBA Draft: Top 50 Prospects to Watch for as New Season Begins

    The 2017 NBA draft prospects raised the bar for star power and depth. And the early projected 2018 field appears capable of matching them. Scouts have already started making the rounds and attending practices in preparation for next June's draft...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. Fantasy Football Week 7: Rankings, Stat Projections and Top Waiver-Wire Adds

    If you have Aaron Rodgers on your fantasy team, it is time to start shopping for replacements. Rodgers suffered a broken collarbone and may miss the remainder of the 2017 season, per the Green Bay Packers' official Twitter page ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. NFL Team Grades for Week 6

    It's fitting that Week 6 of the 2017 NFL season occurred on a weekend with a Friday the 13th in it. Because for some teams it was a real horror show...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. B/R Staff Predictions for the 2017-18 NBA Regular Season

    The 2017-18 NBA season is nearly upon us, but with one more dog day still in our way, it's a different kind of season we're focused on...

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

  16. Guessing the Odds on Conor McGregor's Next Opponent

    Conor McGregor is a fighter. He isn't for everyone, what with the flash and pizzazz that has come along with his blistering rise to the top of combat sports, but that much is tried and true...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. Ranking Lionel Messi's Barcelona Debuts in Different Competitions

    A date that saw the beginning of a journey that would change the course of history for Barcelona, October 16 will forever be seen as a watershed moment at the Camp Nou club...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Dark-Horse Candidates for Every NBA Award in 2017-18

    Preseason NBA awards predictions that aim only to identify the most likely recipient in every category have their place. This space just isn't it...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. MLB Position Power Rankings: B/R's Final Top 25 Third Basemen of 2017

    After checking in on the top shortstops , Bleacher Report's final positional power rankings for the 2017 Major League Baseball season now heads to the final stop on the infield: third base...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. NFL Power Rankings: Breaking Down Sunday's Action Ahead of Week 7

    The 1972 Miami Dolphins popped the champagne Sunday evening when the Pittsburgh Steelers knocked off the previously undefeated Kansas City Chiefs...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. 2018 NFL Draft Big Board: Matt Miller's Updated Rankings

    Bad news, draft fans: The upcoming class doesn't look that great. Maybe we've been spoiled with really strong draft classes in the 2010s—except for 2013, which was awful and ...

    Matt  Miller Written by Matt Miller about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. NCAA Football Rankings 2017: Hits and Misses from Week 8 Polls

    Experts told us there would be weeks like this. Too bad none of them said it would be this week. College football has a way of keeping fans on their toes by staying unpredictable, and Week 7 was a perfect example of that...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  23. Mesut Ozil Hits 29: Where Does He Rank Among Arsenal's Record Signings?

    Mesut Ozil turned 29 on Sunday. For some footballers, that mark can represent the end of their peak years, and there's also a strong case that Ozil is hurtling towards the end of his time with Arsenal ...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  24. College Football Rankings 2017: Bleacher Report's Week 8 Top 25

    Without a single game pitting ranked teams against one another, Week 7 of the 2017 college football season should have been a quiet one. However, Friday the 13th turned into a nightmare on "Poll Street," with AP No...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. Ranking the Biggest Current Stars Who Flopped in La Liga

    La Liga has long been seen as one of the top European leagues, not just for fans and casual viewers but also for players—a league to aspire to join, to play in and shine in...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments