1. What the Top NHL Players in Contract Years Have to Prove in 2017-18

    Every NHL season sees some veteran stars playing in their contract years. In 2017-18, notables such as New York Islanders center John Tavares and Toronto Maple Leafs left wing ...

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  2. The Question: What Is the Greatest Submission in MMA History?

    Even if you didn't catch UFC 216 in person, by now you have likely seen or at least heard about Demetrious Johnson's mind-bending armbar submission on Ray Borg in the evening's co-main event...

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  3. Power Ranking Cleveland Cavaliers' Roster Entering 2017-18 Season

    The 2017-18 Cleveland Cavaliers will look far different from the team that's been to three straight NBA Finals. They've swapped out 60 percent of their starting lineup, with just LeBron James and Kevin Love remaining...

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  4. Sami Zayn at Hell in a Cell and the Most Shocking Heel Turns in WWE History

    Sami Zayn helping Kevin Owens defeat Shane McMahon at Hell in a Cell was one of those rare times when WWE managed to surprise the majority of its audience. For the most part, pro wrestling follows predictable storylines ...

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  5. 5 Most Likely NBA Players to Be Traded During the 2017-18 Season

    Fear not, NBA transaction fiends. The opening of the 2017-18 campaign won't calm the always-swirling trade winds. In fact, it should increase their ferocity...

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  6. 2018 NBA Draft: Luka Doncic and the Top 10 International Prospects

    NBA scouts will be heading to Spain all season for a chance to evaluate Slovenian star Luka Doncic . They'll also visit France, Germany, Serbia and even Iceland to check out other potential sleepers in the draft...

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  7. The Top 10 Seniors in College Basketball for 2017-18

    Duke Blue Devils guard Grayson Allen was supposed to be the best player in the nation as a junior, but can he get there this year as a senior after all the drama of the 2016-17 season? ...

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

  8. Trump Called Football Soft, So These Battle-Hardened NFL Vets Had to Respond

    When President Donald Trump blasted protesting NFL players at a campaign rally in Huntsville, Alabama, on Sept...

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  9. Ranking the Top 20 Players Who Won't Be at the World Cup

    The 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign has not yet reached its conclusion, but we are close to finding out the identities of all 32 nations that will contest for sport's biggest prize in Russia next summer...

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  10. Metrics 101 History: Best NBA Teams That Didn't Win the Title

    The NBA doesn't hand out participation trophies. Only one team can walk away with a championship during any given season, which means plenty of dominant outfits get left out in the cold...

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  11. World Cup Power Rankings After Oct. 5-Oct. 10 Qualifiers

    The sheer amount of meaningful, pivotal international action that took place across the globe over the last week was tough to keep track of...

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

  12. Chris Simms' NFL All-Week 5 Team

    The NFL is a wild world. It's often considered a quarterback-driven league, but in Week 5, we saw two different teams win games in which their signal-callers didn't even throw for 100 yards...

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  13. NFL 1000: Teams Who Most Need to Make a Trade

    It used to be that September and October trades were a rarity in the NFL , but that trend has changed in recent years...

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  14. B/R NBA Experts Predict Each Major Award for 2017-18 Season

    It's that time of year, folks. Fall is in the air, and far more importantly, basketballs and sneakers are once again hitting the professional hardwood...

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  15. Heisman Trophy 2017: Ranking the Top 10 Candidates Ahead of Week 7

    In 2016, Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson had already established himself as the obvious choice for the Heisman Trophy after the first week of October. The race for the award in 2017 is much tighter at the same stage...

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  16. MLB Position Power Rankings: B/R's Final Top 25 Shortstops of 2017

    With the top second basemen of the 2017 Major League Baseball season in the bag, Bleacher Report's final positional power rankings now move to the other side of second base for a look at the top shortstops...

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

  17. Panic Meter for Struggling NFL Teams

    The NFL isn't rational. Panic sets in every week if a team underwhelms. So much emphasis is placed on each contest that one poor performance can upset a franchise. Teams with slow starts and sub-...

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  18. The Shield Reunites on WWE Raw: Dream Opponents for The Hounds of Justice

    The Shield joined forces once more on WWE Raw, stepping into a landscape dotted with a whole new set of enemies...

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  19. What Are the Comfort Levels for Fantasy Studs Heading into Week 6?

    It's no secret: Football is a violent sport. But, hey, that doesn't mean we can't think that injuries suck. Unless you've been under a rock the past 48 hours or so, you won't know that the New York Giants have lost Odell Beckham Jr...

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  20. Buying or Selling Hot Starts to the 2017-18 NHL Season

    The 2017-18 NHL season is off to a rollicking start with a brand new franchise, plenty of scoring and hat tricks galore. Results from the first few days of any season can sometimes be a mirage...

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  21. NFL1000: Doug Farrar's Week 6 QB Rankings

    For one NFC North team, Week 5 brought quarterback clarity the likes of which the franchise has rarely seen. For another, the quarterback situation remains murky...

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  22. Power Ranking Los Angeles Lakers Roster Entering 2017-18 Season

    With their 2017-18 regular-season opener Oct. 19 , the Los Angeles Lakers have started whittling their roster down to its final shape. The player count is down to 18 following Monday's waiving of V...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  23. Adjustments Washington Redskins Should Make Post-Bye Week

    Getting more creative with their third-down defense, scoring touchdowns in the red zone and involving Terrelle Pryor Sr. as a deep threat are among the adjustments the Washington Redskins must make coming out of their bye week...

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  24. 10 Can't-Miss Nonconference Games in the 2017-18 College Basketball Season

    The start of the 2017-18 college basketball regular season is just one month away, which means it won't be long until we are gleefully drowning in viewing options on a nightly basis...

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

  25. College Football Bowl Games 2017: Week 7 Projections for Every Matchup

    Following a shocking home loss to Iowa State, Oklahoma is so far removed from the College Football Playoff picture that the Sooners aren't even currently projected for a New Year's Six bowl game...

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