1. Biggest College Football X-Factors Who Can Make or Break Their Team

    Oklahoma's Jeffery Mead hasn't made much of an impact in his first three seasons, but his senior-year contributions could be what propels the team to the College Football Playoff...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 month ago 45,619 reads 0 comments

  2. European Club Rankings After Opening Weekend of Competitive Games

    The 2017-18 domestic seasons have begun across Europe. Ligue 1 commenced at the weekend, with Paris Saint-Germain and AS Monaco starting the campaign with victories, while England, Germany and Italy have all hosted their inaugural cup opener ...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 1 month ago 20,229 reads 0 comments

  3. Metrics 101: NBA's Most Overhyped Players over Last 50 Years

    Let's make this clear right away: "Overhyped" does not mean "bad." Those two descriptors are not one and the same. An NBA player can receive too much recognition and credit for his skills and still be one of the all-time greats...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 144,996 reads 0 comments

  4. NBA Players with Most to Prove Entering Final Year of Their Deals

    No matter how firmly established his reputation, every NBA player begins the 2017-18 season with questions to answer. Those playing in contract years stand out, though. They're the ones who must prove their worth ahead of free agency...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 33,533 reads 0 comments

  5. Realistic Expectations for Golden State Warriors' 2017-18 Starting Lineup

    In October, the Golden State Warriors were integrating two new players into their starting lineup. By February, the opening group featured the NBA 's only All-Star quartet...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 month ago 32,260 reads 0 comments

  6. Predicting the Most Unstable NHL Goaltending Situations for 2017-18

    Around the NHL , there are different schools of thought about the best way to manage the goaltending position. It's great to build a team around an elite netminder in his prime playing years, but that can also eat up significant salary-cap space...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 1 month ago 10,541 reads 0 comments

  7. NFL Power Rankings: Where Does Every Team Stand at Start of Preseason?

    As NFL fans, we all love early August, right? Shark Week is over, training camps are underway, and every team in the league is equal—except for those that aren't. This is where the reality of the NFL rests...

    Chris Simms Written by Chris Simms about 1 month ago 647,003 reads 0 comments

  8. Predicting the Next WWE Stars to Leave After Eva Marie, Ho Ho Lun's Exits

    In a pair of recent quiet moves, Eva Marie and Ho Ho Lun exited WWE. History says they won't be the only two Superstars to depart the company in 2017...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 41,335 reads 0 comments

  9. WWE SummerSlam 2017: 25 Greatest Hidden Gem Matches in PPV's History

    SummerSlam is a pay-per-view spectacular recognized for its epic encounters and star-making performances that have helped define the event over its three decades...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 11,601 reads 0 comments

  10. 'Talking Smack' and the Greatest WWE Network Shows of All Time

    Along with the archived pay-per-views and other old episodes of Raw and SmackDown, one of the main selling points of the WWE Network when it initially launched in February 2014 was that it offered original content...

    Graham GSM Matthews Written by Graham GSM Matthews about 1 month ago 10,563 reads 0 comments

  11. Real Madrid's Biggest Transfer Steals of the Past 10 Years

    Real Madrid are one of those few clubs fortunate enough to not really be bothered by such things as price tags, responsible spending and cashflow ; while they still have to live ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 17,021 reads 0 comments

  12. Ranking Best College Football Conferences Entering 2017 Season

    We're now less than three weeks away from the beginning of the 2017 college football season. It officially kicks off Aug. 26 with a handful of games, followed by a full slate for Labor Day weekend...

    Greg Wallace Written by Greg Wallace about 1 month ago 59,306 reads 0 comments

  13. Dead Weight: Whose Salaries Are Holding Teams Back Most Heading into 2017?

    Assembling a successful NFL team requires a combination of talent evaluation, the understanding of group dynamics and a fluid financial acumen...

    Doug Farrar Written by Doug Farrar about 1 month ago 108,566 reads 0 comments

  14. Way-Too-Soon 2018 NBA Draft Big Board: Keep an Eye on Mohamed Bamba

    The projected 2018 NBA draft class should feature a handful of intriguing names who'll attempt to follow Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball and Jayson Tatum...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 133,578 reads 0 comments

  15. Salary-Dumping #SZN: Trade Ideas for NBA's Worst Contracts

    Cap space is exponentially increasing in value around the NBA as teams recover from what, in many instances, turned out to be a reckless 2016 offseason...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 157,737 reads 0 comments

  16. Realistic Expectations for Los Angeles Lakers' 2017-18 Starting Lineup

    The 2017-18 Los Angeles Lakers won't be playoff-relevant, and they might not be much better than last season's 56-loss bunch. But another thing they shouldn't be is boring, particularly with their revamped starting lineup...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 month ago 45,204 reads 0 comments

  17. Why Jason Jordan Cannot Remain a Babyface in Current Role on WWE Raw

    Monday on Raw, Jason Jordan was featured on MizTV in a spot traditionally dedicated to rising babyfaces WWE wants to get behind...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 1 month ago 35,024 reads 0 comments

  18. Manchester United's Best Teenage Signings This Century

    Manchester United have built a reputation, both through their actions and a degree of carefully cultivated public relations, for being a club where youth can thrive...

    Paul Ansorge Written by Paul Ansorge about 1 month ago 9,488 reads 0 comments

  19. From Shinsuke Nakamura to Jason Jordan: WWE's Best and Worst Entrance Music

    Pro wrestlers have to do a lot to craft the perfect character, from the way they look and speak to the way they wrestle and the finisher they choose...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 1 month ago 29,791 reads 0 comments

  20. Training Camp Notes: Flacco, Tannehill & Is Jay Cutler the Answer for Dolphins?

    Everything comes full circle. Like the new Karate Kid project , some things were just too good the first time to let them go. The Miami Dolphins might go into the 2017 campaign without quarterback Ryan Tannehill in the lineup...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 1 month ago 70,882 reads 0 comments

  21. Sami Zayn, Rusev and WWE Superstars in Biggest Need of a Title Push

    Sami Zayn is wearing down his wrestling boots walking around in WWE purgatory. He's neither a legit championship contender nor a bottom-feeding jobber. He follows a win with a loss and the pattern repeats...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 13,732 reads 0 comments

  22. Ranking 10 MLB Stars Most Likely to Be Traded This Offseason

    "Trade" has been the magic word in baseball of late thanks to the just-passed deadline for teams to make unrestricted deals...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 96,721 reads 0 comments

  23. WWE SummerSlam 2017: Stars with the Most Potential for a Signature Moment at PPV

    SummerSlam is one of the biggest pay-per-view events of the year for the WWE and is often a benchmark show where major changes to the roster can happen in a single night...

    Anthony Mango Written by Anthony Mango about 1 month ago 10,522 reads 0 comments

  24. Teen Terrors: The Best College Football Players Who Are 19 or Younger

    Jalen Hurts had been 18 years old for less than a month when he became the starting quarterback of a 14-win Alabama team...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 month ago 34,713 reads 0 comments

  25. 5 Trade Deadline Deals Los Angeles Lakers Should Already Be Targeting

    Don't let the start of this NBA summer fool you —the real offseason fireworks for the Los Angeles Lakers won't come before 2018...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 month ago 101,448 reads 0 comments