1. Grading Every Los Angeles Lakers Offseason Move so Far

    The first NBA offseason for the new-look Los Angeles Lakers front office isn't finished, but the early returns are promising...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 11 days ago 26,551 reads 0 comments

  2. From Aaliyah to Jayzee: 20 Young Athletes Who Share Names with '90s Pop Stars

    What's in a name? Shakespeare asked it first, and 450 years later, the rest of us are still trying to figure it out...

    Natalie Weiner Written by Natalie Weiner about 12 days ago 72,917 reads 0 comments

  3. Ranking the Worst Max Contracts in NBA History

    Collectively bargained into existence during the 1998-99 lockout, the max contract has long been a source of controversy. Oh, and also regret...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 12 days ago 337,359 reads 0 comments

  4. Biggest Question Every NFL Team Must Answer in Training Camp

    The return of the NFL is nearly upon us. Can I get an amen? Dallas Cowboys rookies are scheduled to report in five days. With the Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals set to kick off the 2017 season with the Hall of Fame Game on Aug...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 12 days ago 128,782 reads 0 comments

  5. Every NFL Team's Best and Worst Contract

    Every NFL team has a few things in common. They all have 53 players on the active roster, and $167 million to spend on those 53 contracts. And one other thing: On each squad, those 53 contracts are most assuredly not created equal...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 12 days ago 79,265 reads 0 comments

  6. Undrafted NBA Prospects Making Their Case in Summer League

    NBA Summer League is an opportunity for undrafted prospects to show teams what they missed. Five have made intriguing cases for themselves with strong play in Orlando, Utah and/or Las Vegas...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 12 days ago 76,879 reads 0 comments

  7. Every QB's Nightmare: The Most Unblockable Players in College Football

    No matter how hard they try to focus downfield, most quarterbacks can't help but check their blind spots for the most feared player on the football field...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 12 days ago 31,789 reads 0 comments

  8. Rounding Up Latest Washington Redskins Pre-Training Camp Buzz

    Kirk Cousins' future dominates the latest buzz surrounding the Washington Redskins prior to the start of training camp on July, 27, and nobody should be surprised...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 12 days ago 4,886 reads 0 comments

  9. NFL Nostalgia: Ranking History's Most Clutch Quarterbacks

    All truly great quarterbacks are clutch. But not all clutch quarterbacks are truly great. You are about to meet two types of quarterbacks on this countdown...

    Mike Tanier Written by Mike Tanier about 12 days ago 252,480 reads 0 comments

  10. Bust or Nah: Which Disappointing 2016 NFL Rookies Will Bounce Back?

    The fight against the bust label begins immediately for every NFL rookie. The path to becoming a regular contributor is often winding. There are early pitfalls due to injuries or a stocked depth chart above a rookie...

    Sean Tomlinson Written by Sean Tomlinson about 12 days ago 36,968 reads 0 comments

  11. NBA Free Agency Roundup: KCP a Huge Win for Lakers; Rajon Rondo Next?

    The Los Angeles Lakers are surging to center stage, and not because of any missed shots or triple-doubles from Lonzo Ball. Cap space is coveted at this point in the NBA offseason, and the Purple and Gold were swimming in it...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 12 days ago 118,601 reads 0 comments

  12. Ranking European Clubs on Their Transfer Activity Through July 11 Deals

    The transfer window is officially open, and clubs have been completing deals for months. June was full of high-profile moves, while teams such as Juventus have been securing players as early as March...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 13 days ago 44,261 reads 0 comments

  13. 2017 NBA Free Agency Big Board: Top 25 Remaining Players

    Several more NBA free agents have found homes as we get deeper into July, but there are still bargains to be had—especially for those teams savvy enough to save some of their precious cap space until now...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 13 days ago 104,041 reads 0 comments

  14. Former 5-Star CBB Recruits Who Will Have the Biggest Impact in 2017-18

    It sometimes feels like every 5-star college basketball freshman takes the one-and-done path to the NBA, but a few always stick around —much to the chagrin of opposing fans...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 13 days ago 44,883 reads 0 comments

  15. Predicting 2017's Top Training Camp Revelations

    The Oxford Dictionary defines revelation as "a surprising and previously unknown fact, especially one that is made known in a dramatic way." Every team in the NFL is hoping for one over the next month or so...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 13 days ago 76,943 reads 0 comments

  16. The Most Overlooked Additions of the 2017 NFL Offseason

    Not every free-agent signing or trade in the NFL brings a superstar in return. Franchise quarterbacks rarely hit the market. League leaders in any category aren't readily available...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 13 days ago 94,910 reads 0 comments

  17. Everything You Need to Know from Day 10 of NBA Free Agency

    NBA teams weren't focused on adding stars during Monday's portion of the free-agency festivities. Not many remain on the open market, and the ones who do are still hearing pitches and evaluating offers...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 13 days ago 68,619 reads 0 comments

  18. NHL Free Agents 2017: Players Whose Situations Have Improved the Most

    Action around the National Hockey League heated up in a big way in the month of...June. Yes, June. The Pittsburgh Penguins' Stanley Cup win, the Vegas Golden Knights' expansion draft, Nico Hischier vs...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 13 days ago 8,172 reads 0 comments

  19. WWE Great Balls of Fire 2017: What Fans Are Marking Out for After Latest Event

    WWE Great Balls of Fire 2017 offered fans tag team excellence, bloodshed, twisted metal and a display of hypermobility to marvel at on Sunday. Samoa Joe had Brock Lesnar on his heels...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 13 days ago 20,982 reads 0 comments

  20. WWE Great Balls of Fire 2017: Full Grades and Star Ratings for Each Match

    Sunday night, WWE presented the best pay-per-view of 2017 so far in Great Balls of Fire, a Raw-exclusive event that brought to a head some of the most competitive rivalries in sports ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 13 days ago 27,171 reads 0 comments

  21. The Most Dominant Player at Every Position Heading into 2017 NFL Season

    It's just about time for training camps to open across the NFL . Before you know it, the 2017 NFL season will be upon us. Training camp is a time of great stress for many players...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 14 days ago 134,317 reads 0 comments

  22. 2017 NBA Free-Agency Big Board: Top 25 Remaining Players

    The waves of 2017 NBA free agency had a quiet weekend. The Indiana Pacers and Toronto Raptors created the biggest ripple with Sunday's sign-and-trade swap of C.J. Miles for Cory Joseph...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 14 days ago 100,746 reads 0 comments

  23. NFL1000: Ranking the NFL's True Franchise Cornerstones

    The true cornerstone player of a franchise may or may not be the franchise’s best player at any given time, but it’s the player who defines that franchise—either ...

    Doug Farrar Written by Doug Farrar about 14 days ago 77,036 reads 0 comments

  24. Ranking Best Squads in Europe by Players Under 23

    What would the football landscape look like if only players aged 23 and under were allowed to participate? Who would rule the youthful roost? We've put the concept to the test, recreating ...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 14 days ago 39,517 reads 0 comments

  25. WWE Great Balls of Fire 2017 Worst-Case Outcomes for Roman Reigns and Top Stars

    WWE Great Balls of Fire takes place Sunday, and fans are surely expecting a top-notch event. Including the Kickoff, the card is stacked deep with eight matches, five of which are championship bouts...

    Tom Clark Written by Tom Clark about 15 days ago 9,867 reads 0 comments