1. Grades for Top NHL Free Agent Signings from the 2015 Offseason After 1 Year

    It's been over a year since the top players in 2015's shallow unrestricted free-agent pool signed their respective contracts. With the 2016 UFA market having grown quiet of late, it's time to grade last summer's top signings...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 12 days ago 25,325 reads 46 comments

  2. Hungarian Grand Prix 2016: 5 Bold Predictions for Hungaroring Race

    The 11th round of the 2016 Formula One season will take place at this weekend's Hungarian Grand Prix in Budapest, where Max Verstappen will stand a chance of claiming his second victory of the year...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 12 days ago 4,925 reads 1 comments

  3. How the Cowboys (or Ravens, Jaguars or Even the Chargers) Can Win Super Bowl LI

    It's easy to project how great teams like the Patriots, Seahawks, Steelers or Panthers might win the Super Bowl. It's not too hard to project how a pretty good team could win the Super Bowl, either...

    Mike Tanier Written by Mike Tanier about 12 days ago 271,747 reads 290 comments

  4. MLS Player Rankings: Diaz Goes Top, Lampard Continues Surge Up List

    The presence of Mauro Diaz , Frank Lampard and countless others in their respective Major League Soccer lineups has altered results over the last few weeks...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 12 days ago 926 reads 0 comments

  5. 10 Things We Learned from 2016 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas

    What happens in Vegas shouldn't stay there when it's as thrilling as the final game of the summer league experience. The championship contest between the Chicago Bulls and Minnesota Timberwolves turned into a slugfest down the stretch Monday night...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 12 days ago 112,098 reads 102 comments

  6. Report Card Grades for Each Golden State Warriors 2016 Free-Agent Signing

    The Golden State Warriors are the undisputed victors of free-agency's circus, having landed the biggest prize of this summer's crop: Kevin Durant ...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 12 days ago 30,486 reads 33 comments

  7. College Basketball Players Whose Stocks Have Risen the Most in 2016 Offseason

    Though there sadly hasn't been a college basketball game played in more than three months, roster changes have led to higher expectations and hopes for players like USC's Chimezie Metu, Indiana's OG Anunoby and Syracuse transfer John Gillon...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 12 days ago 56,327 reads 25 comments

  8. Athletes Are Just Like Us: 2016 Edition

    LeBron James doesn't like to use his phone if he's not in Wi-Fi range. Novak Djokovic rides public transportation. Sometimes, for the occasional brief moment, it's possible to forget these are worldwide superstar millionaires...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 13 days ago 25,760 reads 13 comments

  9. SEC Football: Transfers Who Will Make an Impact in 2016

    The transfer market has become one of the hottest markets in the country. When former stars or starters are elbowed out at other FBS or FCS schools, there always seem to be other schools ready to welcome them with open arms...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 13 days ago 24,458 reads 90 comments

  10. Biggest Snubs and Surprises from College Football's Preseason Awards Watch Lists

    Another sign that college football season is just around the corner—the parade of preseason watch lists—went through its annual summer march over the last couple of weeks...

    Justin Ferguson Written by Justin Ferguson about 13 days ago 34,034 reads 94 comments

  11. WWE Superstar Rankings Ahead of July 18 Raw

    With the WWE draft upon us, a grand brand extension about to take place and a Battleground pay-per-view that will set the stage for August's SummerSlam event, the Superstars of World ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 13 days ago 60,141 reads 25 comments

  12. Which NFL Players Have the Biggest Shoes to Fill in 2016?

    A robotic language is often the natural one spoken by many coaches around the NFL . Or at least that's the case for anyone not named Bruce Arians ...

    Sean Tomlinson Written by Sean Tomlinson about 13 days ago 9,158 reads 27 comments

  13. MLS Team of the Week: Portland Timbers Trio Shines in Rivalry Win over Seattle

    The biggest stars on the winning team shone in Major League Soccer's premier rivalry match on Sunday as the Portland Timbers downed the Seattle Sounders 3-1...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 13 days ago 1,921 reads 2 comments

  14. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand Post-All-Star Break

    With the All-Star break behind us and the trade deadline rapidly approaching, it figures to be a busy couple of weeks around the MLB landscape...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 13 days ago 109,393 reads 204 comments

  15. Formula 1's Latest Rumours, Talk: Imola's Italian GP Deal, Valtteri Bottas, More

    Formula One could be set to return to Imola for the first time in 11 years next season, with the circuit signing a contract to host the 2017 Italian Grand Prix...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 13 days ago 4,109 reads 0 comments

  16. USA and Croatia Top Winners and Losers at 2016 Davis Cup Quarterfinals

    The 2016 Davis Cup quarterfinals was highlighted by a competitive tie between the U.S. and Croatian teams...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 13 days ago 3,202 reads 4 comments

  17. Ranking the 10 Best Small-Ball Lineups in NCAA Basketball for 2016-17

    Villanova won the 2016 NCAA basketball national championship playing small ball, and the Wildcats are just as much a threat to win it all in 2017 with the same style. The conventional big man is a dying breed in basketball...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 13 days ago 1,430 reads 0 comments

  18. B/R CFB Recruiting 200: Top 200 Overall Recruits in Class of 2017

    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 13 days ago 47,636 reads 60 comments

  19. Ranking the Top 50 NHL Prospects

    With the 2016 NHL Draft and the busiest part of free agency now in the rearview mirror, this is a good time to take a moment and look at some of the best young players in the game of hockey...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 13 days ago 54,204 reads 113 comments

  20. NASCAR at New Hampshire 2016: Winners and Losers from the New Hampshire 301

    The New Hampshire 301 saw Matt Kenseth win his second race of the year, his third lobster at New Hampshire and his 38th career race. Loudon unfolded slowly with few cautions early in the race and then close to 44 million in the final 40 laps...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 13 days ago 3,998 reads 3 comments

  21. Moments That Defined the 2016 Open Championship at Royal Troon

    The defining narrative of the 2016 Open Championship was the weekend showdown between Phil Mickelson and Henrik Stenson after the pair had lapped the field at Royal Troon...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 13 days ago 1,844 reads 0 comments

  22. The Open Championship 2016: Biggest Winners and Losers from Royal Troon

    The winners and losers from Royal Troon this year were determined in large part by the elements and the luck of the draw, which is, in a sense, as it should be at The Open Championship...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 14 days ago 45,149 reads 17 comments

  23. Biggest MLB Duds of Week 15, Position by Position

    It doesn't seem possible, but we're closer to the end of baseball's regular season than we are the beginning. With the All-Star Game behind us, the second half of the regular season has officially gotten underway...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 14 days ago 14,486 reads 23 comments

  24. WWE Draft 2016: Brock Lesnar and the Most Difficult Stars to Slot in Brand Split

    The upcoming WWE brand extension is going to change the entire company moving forward, and it all starts with Tuesday's draft...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 14 days ago 61,550 reads 78 comments

  25. The Best Olympic Sports to Watch on TV and Why

    It's kind of hard to believe that it has been four years since the Summer Olympics took place in London, but here we are, ready for the Rio Games to kickoff in a few short weeks...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 14 days ago 7,426 reads 8 comments