1. Ranking the Best Showdowns Between Mexican and Cuban Boxers

    This Saturday's pay-per-view clash between Saul Alvarez and Erislandy Lara has developed into a matter of national rivalry, as the popular Mexican redhead and the former Cuban amateur ...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 1 day ago 1,103 reads 1 comments

  2. Tennessee Football: 8 Best Recruits from the BCS Era

    Elite defensive tackle Kahlil McKenzie's commitment to Tennessee on July 10 was a huge get for the Volunteers, and he joins a long list of standout athletes who chose to spend their college careers in Knoxville...

    Reid Akins Written by Reid Akins about 1 day ago 3,595 reads 4 comments

  3. World Cup Paper Review: Press Build Up 'Messi's Moment' Ahead of Maracana Final

    In a preview of next season's Barcelona frontline , it's Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez who dominate Saturday's sports pages in the United Kingdom...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 1 day ago 203 reads 0 comments

  4. Predicting the 2014-15 SEC College Basketball Standings

    In continuing our summer series of major college basketball conference projections for the 2014-15 season, this Friday we're diving into the SEC...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 day ago 8,885 reads 37 comments

  5. NBA Free Agents 2014: Best Players Still on the Market

    You don't typically see free-agency classes feature this much top talent, and it's even rarer for so many of those players to still be available this late in the game...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 1 day ago 71,542 reads 96 comments

  6. Soccer's Most Notorious Bad Boys

    Certain sports embrace misbehavior from athletes. Tennis adored the hirsute passion of Andre Agassi and the disbelieving shouts of John McEnroe, while NASCAR disputes on pit lane often resemble WWE pre-match hype sessions...

    Sean Hojnacki Written by Sean Hojnacki about 1 day ago 20,340 reads 37 comments

  7. The Best Remaining 2014 NHL Free Agents at Every Position

    When NHL free agency opened on July 1, it was only a matter of hours before most of the top players from this year's class inked their new deals...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 1 day ago 2,131 reads 2 comments

  8. Stock Up, Stock Down for WWE NXT Prospects for Week of July 7

    Just when you think Adrian Neville's stock at WWE NXT can't go up any higher, he rises again. Thursday's NXT featured a number of prospects showing their limitations ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 day ago 15,913 reads 30 comments

  9. Biggest Summer Transfer Need for Every Premier League Club

    From an outsider's perspective, the summer transfer window can be a joy to behold, but for those more closely associated with the business end of football, it can prove to be a nightmarish period...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 1 day ago 24,112 reads 43 comments

  10. 5 Prospects the Cubs Should Give a Shot in the Second Half

    It's no secret that the Chicago Cubs possess more exciting players in the minor leagues than they do in the major leagues. As sad as it is, most of the core of the team's future hasn't played a major league game yet...

    Jacob Kornhauser Written by Jacob Kornhauser about 1 day ago 7,481 reads 28 comments

  11. WWE's Top Tweets, Instagram Photos and Viral Videos for Week of July 7

    WWE 's trip to Japan must have put the company in a weird mood. Many of its best tweets, viral videos and Instagram photos of the week were of the trippy variety...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 day ago 9,489 reads 16 comments

  12. The Biggest Takeaways from Alabama's Recruits Performance at The Opening

    Alabama was represented well at Nike's The Opening in Beaverton , Oregon, this past week, sending 10 of its 19 committed players —and many more of its targets—to the nation's most high-profile recruiting exhibition...

    Brian Leigh Written by Brian Leigh about 1 day ago 5,118 reads 7 comments

  13. The Opening 2014: Meet the 9 Recruits Who Committed in Beaverton

    The Opening is over, and a lot went down this week in Beaverton, Oregon. While the focus of the event concerned on-field performance and competition, several recruits used the camp as a platform to announce where they will play college football...

    Edwin Weathersby Written by Edwin Weathersby about 1 day ago 20,928 reads 14 comments

  14. For the Win: The Coolest Stuff of the Week

    [Grabs UPS guy by the throat] "Where is LeBron going? TELL ME." Sorry. I've been getting caught up in the madness...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 1 day ago 2,843 reads 1 comments

  15. Breaking Down the Best and Worst of the WWE for Week of July 7

    Fans of fierce, hard-hitting matches had plenty to love on WWE programming this week. Sheamus, Dean Ambrose and The Wyatt Family slugged their way to the best bouts on SmackDown, Raw and Main Event...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 day ago 6,545 reads 38 comments

  16. Detroit Red Wings' Biggest Mistakes in Each of the Last 5 Offseasons

    It is starting to become clear that Detroit is no longer the premier destination for high-end free agents. Detroit failed to acquire any of the big-name players available this offseason and will have to find alternatives to improve...

    Daniel Williams Written by Daniel Williams about 1 day ago 2,011 reads 7 comments

  17. 2014 World Cup XI of the Biggest Scapegoats of the Finals

    With just the final two matches of the 2014 FIFA World Cup left to play, 30 teams have seen their hopes of lifting the trophy extinguished in a variety of manners along the way...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 day ago 6,143 reads 35 comments

  18. Notre Dame Football: 5 Irish Stars with Best Chance to Win 2014 National Awards

    Beginning on Monday with the Bednarik and Maxwell Awards, the watch lists for a variety of college football’s top honors were released ...

    Mike Monaco Written by Mike Monaco about 1 day ago 2,950 reads 4 comments

  19. 2014 Stat Predictions for Every Big Ten Football Starting QB

    The Big Ten hasn't exactly been a breeding ground for quarterbacks the past few seasons. But with a two-time conference offensive player of the year, the reigning Rose Bowl champion ...

    Brian Leigh Written by Brian Leigh about 2 days ago 10,613 reads 54 comments

  20. Celebrity Selfies at Sporting Events

    There are plenty of photos of celebrities at sporting events, but truly special are the celebrity selfies. Standard celebrity shots are more for the benefit of us laypeople. We're like, “Jay Z and Beyonce are at a Nets game...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 days ago 39,772 reads 22 comments

  21. How Sports Stars Spend Their Summer

    One of the best parts about being a kid was, what else, summer vacation. Filled with trips to the neighborhood swimming pool with friends, lazy days of doing absolutely nothing and ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 days ago 10,885 reads 9 comments

  22. 10 Storylines to Watch Out for in 2014 World Cup Final

    Sunday evening's much-anticipated 2014 FIFA World Cup final between Germany and Argentina in Rio de Janeiro's legendary Estadio Maracana presents a number of intriguing storylines...

    Richard Morgan Written by Richard Morgan about 2 days ago 155,912 reads 198 comments

  23. The Opening 2014: Grading the Performance of the Top 10 Recruits

    The Opening ended Thursday after three days of incredible action in Beaverton, Oregon. Top college football prospects from across the country flocked to the Nike World Headquarters for an event that annually features the finest athletes in America...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 2 days ago 33,164 reads 39 comments

  24. The Greatest Characters of SEC Media Days

    Earlier this month, we dissected the 10 best moments from SEC Media Days over the BCS era. Those moments are not possible without characters, and there are characters aplenty in the SEC...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 2 days ago 8,164 reads 26 comments

  25. A-to-Z of the 2014 World Cup Final

    The 2014 World Cup final will be between Germany and Argentina on Sunday, July 13. Germany thrashed Brazil 7-1 in the semi-finals to book their place in the final, while Argentina ...

    Crippy Cooke Written by Crippy Cooke about 2 days ago 6,833 reads 10 comments