1. Cleveland Cavaliers' Updated 2017 Offseason Whiteboard

    Armed with veteran minimum contracts, the Cleveland Cavaliers have been attacking free agency with relentless aggressiveness. Just kidding...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 20 days ago 60,379 reads 0 comments

  2. 2017 NBA Free Agency: B.S. Meter on Latest Rumors

    It wasn't the smoothest process, but the biggest domino of 2017 NBA free agency dropped on the Fourth of July, as All-Star forward Gordon Hayward announced his decision to head east to join the Boston Celtics...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 20 days ago 330,847 reads 0 comments

  3. 2017 NBA Free-Agency Big Board: Top 25 Remaining Players

    While the top of the NBA 's 2017 free-agent class is just about taken care of, the run on role players has only begun...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 20 days ago 155,380 reads 0 comments

  4. Ranking the Biggest Current Stars Who Flopped in the Premier League

    The Premier League is the richest league in the world, and with big transfer budgets come big-money signings. The best of the best are attracted, but not every deal pans out as planned...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 20 days ago 40,476 reads 0 comments

  5. Biggest Remaining Challenge Every Power 5 Coach Faces This Offseason

    Optimism rules the offseason, but no college football team is perfect. Coaches and players are working to address weaknesses or roster holes before the 2017 campaign arrives. In most cases, the most pressing question is a quarterback battle...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 20 days ago 41,265 reads 0 comments

  6. Ranking Washington Redskins' 10 Most Important Contributors in 2017

    A successful 2017 season for the Washington Redskins will hinge on whether the NFC East club gets improvement from a revamped defense, along with greater production from a revitalized running game...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 20 days ago 2,688 reads 0 comments

  7. NFL1000: Ranking the Best Offensive Schemes

    When we talk about what makes great coaches valuable to their teams, we could be talking about any number of things...

    Doug Farrar Written by Doug Farrar about 20 days ago 64,817 reads 0 comments

  8. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Rajon Rondo and Nick Young

    After Paul George was traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder, a calm spread over the Los Angeles Lakers. The buzz will surely pick up again if PG-13 doesn't re-sign with OKC, as he reportedly told Indiana Pacers management that he was headed for L...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 21 days ago 4,135 reads 0 comments

  9. Fantasy Football 2017: Predicting the Top NFL Sleeper at Each Position

    Among the definitions for "sleeper" at Merriam-Webster is this: "Someone or something unpromising or unnoticed that suddenly attains prominence or value." That's the type of sleeper fantasy football owners fervently search for every summer...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 21 days ago 157,582 reads 0 comments

  10. Golden State Warriors' Updated Free-Agency Big Board

    The Golden State Warriors , fresh off two world titles in three years, are so loaded they've spawned an NBA 's weapons race . While everyone else has looked to increase their arsenals, the Dubs have focused on keeping everything in place...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 21 days ago 32,718 reads 0 comments

  11. 2017 NBA Free-Agency Big Board: Top 25 Remaining Players

    Kevin Durant is back with the Golden State Warriors. Stephen Curry is, too. Blake Griffin , Kyle Lowry and Jrue Holiday have already signed megadeals with their incumbent squads, as well...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 21 days ago 170,062 reads 0 comments

  12. In Honor of Independence Day, Every NBA Team's Mount Rushmore

    Independence Day is about throwing off the chains of colonial control, irresponsible use of fireworks and overeating—in some order. It is also about celebrating America's forefathers (USA!, USA!, USA!, etc...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 21 days ago 266,180 reads 0 comments

  13. Ranking Manchester United's Best Home Kits of the Premier League Era

    Manchester United launched their new home kit on Monday, and it is a pretty decent affair. With a small, rounded collar and two buttons at the neck, it looks quite different to ...

    Paul Ansorge Written by Paul Ansorge about 21 days ago 11,888 reads 0 comments

  14. 2017 Ballon d'Or Power Rankings Midway Through the Year

    We don't mean to alarm you, but half of the 2017 calendar year has already passed us by. Where did the time go? Plenty has happened: The 2016-17 season came to a close with Real ...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 21 days ago 25,279 reads 0 comments

  15. Ranking Fernando Torres in Liverpool's Best Strikers of the Last 25 Years

    On July 4, 2007, then-Reds manager Rafael Benitez signed a lad from sunny Spain who'd get the ball and score again. So began the story of Fernando Torres — Liverpool 's No...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 21 days ago 9,317 reads 0 comments

  16. Monday NBA Free Agency Roundup: Kevin Durant's New Deal Shows Winning Comes 1st

    Well, this is unique. W hen was the last time a superstar and reigning Finals MVP took a gigantic cut of his potential paycheck to remain with the organization that brought ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 21 days ago 153,451 reads 0 comments

  17. Ranking the Best Players Still Available in NHL Free Agency

    The frenzy of the opening days of NHL free agency has passed and many of the top talents are signed. Still, several noteworthy players — such as right wing Jaromir Jagr — are seeking new teams to join...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 21 days ago 22,166 reads 0 comments

  18. Winners and Losers of the Start of NHL Free Agency

    The 2017 NHL free-agency period has looked a little different from what we usually see. Maybe it's the lack of high-octane superstars who have opted to explore unrestricted free agency...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 22 days ago 69,450 reads 0 comments

  19. Los Angeles Lakers' Updated Free-Agency Big Board

    The Los Angeles Lakers appear to be taking a measured approach to free agency this summer. As Mark Medina of the Orange County Register reported, the plan is to "pursue players on one-year deals" to preserve buying power for this time next year...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 22 days ago 52,808 reads 0 comments

  20. Every NFL Team's Riskiest Move This Offseason

    Almost every move NFL teams make involves a little risk. In fact, even deciding against making a particular move is risky to an extent. Everything can backfire—sometimes slightly, other times tragically...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 22 days ago 141,030 reads 0 comments

  21. European Under-21s Stock Watch: Whose Transfer Value Has Gone Up?

    Summers between major international tournaments can be interesting if you look in the right places. Youth football reigns supreme over the course of June, and the European Under-21 ...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 22 days ago 15,144 reads 0 comments

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

    The 2017 NBA free-agency pool only opened on Saturday, but several big fish and a host of second- and third-tier players have already been reeled in...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 22 days ago 272,321 reads 0 comments

  23. Ranking Bayley and the Greatest NXT Champions of All Time

    NXT has been the feeding ground for some of WWE's premier talent. And while some call-ups do not work out quite as well as imagined, NXT has housed some of the greatest championship reigns of modern-day pro wrestling...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 22 days ago 13,882 reads 0 comments

  24. Ranking Warriors' Potential Rivals in New-Look Western Conference

    The Golden State Warriors aren't just NBA champions, they are league-changers. Their collection of four in-prime All-Stars has forced all challengers to either accept defeat or attempt to construct their own superpowers...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 23 days ago 139,025 reads 0 comments

  25. 6 Things the Knicks Should Know About Frank Ntilikina

    True to twisted form, the New York Knicks say hello to a young talent well-suited to running the triangle offense just as they say may say goodbye to the offense altogether. Never fear, though, Knicks fans...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 24 days ago 12,636 reads 0 comments