1. 7 Intriguing 2017 NBA Draft Prospects for Los Angeles Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers are steaming toward the 2017 NBA draft, holding down last place in the West and helping their lottery odds by losing 10 of their last 11 games...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 21,775 reads 0 comments

  2. Ranking the Top 16 College Football Running Backs of All Time

    Who are the best running backs in college football history? It’s not an easy question to answer. Different eras mean uneven standards by which to judge players, and what might ...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 1 month ago 79,141 reads 0 comments

  3. Last-Minute Predictions for the 2017 NCAA Tournament

    Time's up, pencils down! If you haven't figured out what's going to happen during the NCAA tournament by now, you're never going to. By this point, you've had a few days to pore over the 2017 bracket...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 20,367 reads 0 comments

  4. B/R Kicks: Top Releases of the Week

    With the weekend looming, we've begun to shift our attention to what Nike is doing—rightfully so. With three distinct models set to drop this weekend, customers are once again in a position of power...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 1 month ago 6,723 reads 0 comments

  5. Underrated NBA Draft Prospects to Watch for in March Madness

    March Madness has something for everyone. While NBA fans are inevitably watching their brackets unravel, they'll be keeping their eyes on the future waves of professional players...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 40,074 reads 0 comments

  6. Biggest Beneficiaries from the 2017 NBA Trade Deadline so Far

    Three weeks have flown by since the flurry of the NBA trade deadline flashed before our eyes. Over that span, we've seen DeMarcus Cousins and Anthony Davis struggle to adapt ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 1 month ago 54,916 reads 0 comments

  7. Ranking the Liverpool Players Whose Transfer Values Have Moved Most in 2017

    Liverpool 's season has so far been a mixture of outstanding highs and disappointing lows. Jurgen Klopp's squad have consistently done well against the big guns—they are ...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 1 month ago 10,303 reads 0 comments

  8. 5 UFC Stories That Would Make Great Movies

    Many things have changed since WME-IMG made their record purchase of the UFC last year. Matchmaking and building pay-per-views have been altered considerably, and the chase of the ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 1 month ago 9,753 reads 0 comments

  9. Grading Washington Redskins' Free Agency Plan so Far

    For a team that fired its general manager on the first day of 2017 NFL Free Agency, the Washington Redskins have since made excellent use of the veteran market...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 1 month ago 16,977 reads 0 comments

  10. Biggest Surprises, Disappointments at 2017 Spring Training Halfway Point

    It's often said that what happens during spring training doesn't matter. And that's sometimes true. Yet it still has the power to surprise. And to disappoint...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 87,256 reads 0 comments

  11. NBA Mock Draft Entering the NCAA Tournament

    With the NCAA tournament field set, a number of NBA prospects will be playing for position in the 2017 draft over the coming weeks. Last year, Syracuse's Malachi Richardson, Gonzaga's Domantas Sabonis, Baylor's Taurean Prince and St...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 172,599 reads 0 comments

  12. Ranking Manchester United Players Whose Transfer Values Have Moved Most in 2017

    Manchester United spent big in the summer of 2016. They have already been rewarded for this in small measure by winning the League Cup...

    Paul Ansorge Written by Paul Ansorge about 1 month ago 18,318 reads 0 comments

  13. Bold Predictions for the Rest of the 2016-17 NHL Season

    The stretch run for the 2016-17 NHL season is underway in earnest. All teams are now into the final 15 games of their regular season...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 1 month ago 45,841 reads 0 comments

  14. March Madness 2017 Predictions: Breaking Down Experts' Picks

    If you followed college basketball closely enough this season, the odds are you've seen or read some of what the sport's experts have had to say about which are the best teams in the country...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 60,201 reads 0 comments

  15. NCAA Tournament 2017: Winners and Losers of Day 1

    They don't get nearly as much fanfare as Thursday or Friday's action, but since every game matters in the NCAA tournament, the First Four contests in Dayton, Ohio, deserve their time in the spotlight...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 1 month ago 166,420 reads 0 comments

  16. Ranking the 10 States with the Most Talent in College Football Right Now

    It's no surprise that college football talent is concentrated in a small group of states, rather than evenly spread all over the nation...

    Greg Wallace Written by Greg Wallace about 1 month ago 20,798 reads 0 comments

  17. Tournament 2017: Ranking the Most Likely Upsets in Round of 64

    It's the middle of the night. You bolt awake in bed, panic rooted in your chest like a vice grip. "Ahhh!" you begin...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 71,863 reads 0 comments

  18. Ranking the Barcelona Players Whose Transfer Values Have Moved Most in 2017

    Barcelona's up-and-down season has continued in recent weeks, with the incredible comeback in Europe against Paris Saint-Germain being followed up by a disappointing loss to Deportivo La Coruna in La Liga...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 15,956 reads 0 comments

  19. 2017 NFL Free Agency: Chris Simms' Favorite Signings So Far

    John Harbaugh wanted to know how I thought my first-ever free-agent workout went. The answer? About as good as one could expect from someone who was 45 minutes from a football-related death...

    Chris Simms Written by Chris Simms about 1 month ago 153,146 reads 0 comments

  20. Ranking the Chelsea Players Whose Transfer Values Have Moved Most in 2017

    It's not just on the pitch where things are looking up for Chelsea . When the Blues struggled last season—briefly flirting with a relegation battle, despite being Premier League champions—everything about the club changed...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 1 month ago 17,474 reads 0 comments

  21. NBA Players Facing Likely Decline Next Season

    It's always a little painful to predict slippage among NBA players. Nobody wants to see decline on the horizon...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 56,398 reads 0 comments

  22. The 10 NBA Free Agents Most Likely to Be Overpaid in 2017 Offseason

    With another salary-cap spike on the way this summer, NBA free agency is once again going to be... lit . There won't be as much money floating around compared to last July...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 146,218 reads 0 comments

  23. NBA Metrics 101: The Worst 5 Defenders at Every Position

    NBA players are incredible at scoring the basketball. That should go without saying, but it often gets brushed under the rug...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 268,183 reads 0 comments

  24. MLB Metrics 101: The Most Unhittable Pitchers in Baseball

    It's a hard thing to prove, but what they say about hitting a baseball being the hardest thing in sports certainly seems true. Hitting a round ball with a round bat isn't easy. Hitting the ball well is even less easy...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 50,194 reads 0 comments

  25. 5 Most Surprising Stats in Golden State Warriors' Strange Season

    So much for the 2016-17 NBA season lacking suspense on account of the superteam Golden State Warriors . The Dubs may well punctuate this campaign with a third straight trip to the Finals and their second world title in three years...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 month ago 7,150 reads 0 comments