1. Top Clutch Performances of the Week

    You want the clutch? Boy, do we have a ton of clutch for you. Over the last seven days, we've seen big moments in Major League Baseball, World Wrestling Entertainment and even the NBA...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 3 days ago 2,179 reads 2 comments

  2. Returning College Football Starters in Danger of Losing Their Jobs in 2016

    Becoming a starter in college football is no easy task, and retaining that role in the next season is often just as challenging. In 2016, several returning players might lose their starting jobs...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 3 days ago 22,786 reads 66 comments

  3. The Most Entertaining Personalities from College Football Media Days

    Preseason training camps are about to start across the country in the next week or so, moving us ever closer to the 2016 college football season after months and months of down time...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 3 days ago 5,084 reads 54 comments

  4. 10 Sneakers with Amazing Backstories

    Sneaker history, like any great source of history, happens to produce riveting narratives. Kicks aren't only worn on the court. They are personally built, crafted and designed for individuals...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 3 days ago 8,873 reads 4 comments

  5. NCAA Video Game Ratings for Top Players for 2016 Season

    One of the most-beloved annual traditions of the college football offseason used to be the July release of the latest EA Sports' NCAA Football video game. The key phrase in that statement, of course, is "used to be...

    Justin Ferguson Written by Justin Ferguson about 3 days ago 22,489 reads 82 comments

  6. Predictions for Potential NBA Rookie Extension Deals on the Horizon

    Don't sweat the end of NBA free agency. It's now extension season! C.J. McCollum and the Portland Trail Blazers were kind enough to get us started, striking a four-year, $106 million agreement, according to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 days ago 27,341 reads 52 comments

  7. Young NBA Prospects Who Must Turn Potential into Production in 2016-17

    Like a caterpillar turning into a butterfly, the process of transforming a prospect into a bona fide NBA rotation player requires nurturing, time and patience—much more for some than for others...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 3 days ago 157,850 reads 240 comments

  8. The SEC's Heisman Trophy Contenders and Pretenders

    By this point in the summer, you've already purchased your preseason college football preview magazine, downloaded one on your tablet and perhaps even made up your mind on who you think is going to win the 2016 Heisman Trophy ...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 days ago 18,220 reads 205 comments

  9. B/R Recruiting CFB 200: Top Pro-Style QBs of 2017 Class

    After thorough study using specific scoring criteria , Bleacher Report National Recruiting Analysts Damon Sayles , Sanjay Kirpalani and Tyler Donohue have graded ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report College Football Staff about 3 days ago 20,448 reads 20 comments

  10. Mike Freeman's 10-Point Stance: Josh Norman Will Prove Haters Wrong

    Training camps are starting to open, and change is running rampant through the league. 1. Josh Norman Is Ready to Prove People Wrong The most motivated man in the NFL is on the phone...

    Mike Freeman Written by Mike Freeman about 3 days ago 70,332 reads 168 comments

  11. Ranking the Top Players Still Available at the 2016 MLB Trade Deadline

    Any list that ranks the top available players at the trade deadline must first be qualified by its criteria. Simply being among the most talented players available won’t put a guy on the list...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 3 days ago 46,491 reads 53 comments

  12. 4 Players from the Past 10 Years Atletico Madrid Should Not Have Sold

    The trouble with being a club like Atletico Madrid is that, however successful you are, however many La Liga titles you may win or Champions League finals you reach, you are always ...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 3 days ago 8,566 reads 10 comments

  13. Predicting Which College Basketball Teams Will Have Breakout Years in 2016-17

    Take a look at a random Top 25 poll in the middle of any college basketball season and you're apt to see a lot of the same names as you would at the beginning or end of that year. Or any other season, for that matter...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 3 days ago 6,409 reads 6 comments

  14. Full-On Power: The Top 8 Power Sluggers in the Game This Season

    When it comes to sluggers, there's been no match for Boston Red Sox designated hitter and first baseman David Ortiz in 2016. Big Papi leads all big leaguers in slugging percentage, doubles, extra-base hits and Isolated Power (ISO)...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 4 days ago 6,507 reads 23 comments

  15. Winners and Losers from 2016 Big Ten Media Days

    The summer "talking season" tour made its stop in Big Ten country this week, the last of the power leagues to have its media days...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 4 days ago 15,339 reads 43 comments

  16. Post-2016 NBA Free-Agency Blockbuster Trade Ideas

    Long live hypothetical NBA blockbuster trades—especially now that we've reached the "Dog Days of Summer" portion of the offseason...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 days ago 160,327 reads 298 comments

  17. Ranking the 10 NHL Teams with the Worst Long-Term Salary Cap Issues

    As the opening month of the NHL 's 2016 free-agent period draws to a close, many teams have invested most of their available salary-cap space for 2016-17. Some, such as the Tampa Bay Lightning, have limited cap room for both next season and 2017-18...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 4 days ago 31,855 reads 63 comments

  18. B/R Recruiting CFB 200: Top Defensive Tackles of 2017 Class

    After thorough study using specific scoring criteria , Bleacher Report recruiting analysts Damon Sayles , Sanjay Kirpalani and Tyler Donohue have graded the top 200 players in the 247Sports composite rankings and provided in-depth analysis...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report College Football Staff about 4 days ago 11,312 reads 23 comments

  19. German Grand Prix 2016: 5 Bold Predictions for Hockenheim Race

    The 12th round of the 2016 Formula One season will take place at this weekend's German Grand Prix at the Hockenheim circuit, where Nico Rosberg will need to halt the slide...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 4 days ago 2,594 reads 2 comments

  20. MLS Player Rankings: Piatti, Kljestan Climb High, BWP, Drogba, Giovinco Return

    Week 20 in Major League Soccer gave us a good idea of which clubs will be contenders over the final three months of the season...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 4 days ago 2,056 reads 2 comments

  21. Summer Olympics 2016: Ranking the Most Competitive Events in Rio

    Summer Olympics time is almost here. Though there will be dozens of competitions over what'll seem like countless hours of television for the next few weeks, there are certainly a handful of events in Rio de Janeiro in which interest is ratcheted up..

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 4 days ago 2,624 reads 5 comments

  22. Previewing AC Milan's International Champions Cup Campaign

    AC Milan kicked off their pre-season schedule in positive fashion, with a 2-1 win over Bordeaux. And over the coming two weeks, they will take their preparations to the next level, competing in the International Champions Cup in the United States...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 4 days ago 4,109 reads 26 comments

  23. 5 Things for Borussia Dortmund Fans to Look Forward to in 2016/17 Season

    It has been an eventful summer for Borussia Dortmund . The doom-and-gloom scenario came to pass with three key players —Mats Hummels , Ilkay Gundogan and Henrikh ...

    Lars Pollmann Written by Lars Pollmann about 4 days ago 5,355 reads 23 comments

  24. Ranking the Top 6 Teenagers to Have Played for Atletico Madrid Since 2000

    Your teenage years are always ones to savour, right? Especially if you’re playing football in the first team at one of the biggest clubs in the world...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 4 days ago 6,009 reads 4 comments

  25. Best- and Worst-Case 2016-17 Scenarios for Each Top 25 College Basketball Team

    Whether you view the glass as half-empty or half-full, you're in the right place, as we've compiled both the best and worst-case scenarios for every projected top-25 college basketball team for the 2016-17 season...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 5 days ago 12,676 reads 34 comments