1. John Cena's Best Potential Feuds Upon Return to WWE SmackDown Live

    Since the dawn of the WWE Brand Extension in July 2016, John Cena has served as a cornerstone of SmackDown Live, yet he has been far from the focal point of the program...

    Graham GSM Matthews Written by Graham GSM Matthews about 15 days ago 20,547 reads 0 comments

  2. Ranking Real Madrid's Greatest over-30 Signings of the Last 20 Years

    Real Madrid aren't shy about making a big splash in the transfer market, but one aspect of the business dealings that has been noticeable over the past couple of decades is the propensity ...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 15 days ago 10,976 reads 0 comments

  3. Ranking the Best Sidekicks to College Football Superstars in 2017

    College football is a team game, but superstars still attract the most attention. That time in the spotlight is deserved, but it sometimes keeps high-quality teammates from being recognized...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 16 days ago 72,731 reads 0 comments

  4. Stay Away: 1 Free Agent Every NBA Team Should Avoid This Offseason

    Now that the NBA 's top free agents have had their say , the floor belongs to the teams. When so much time is spent poring over salary-cap situations and grasping at potential ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 16 days ago 333,556 reads 0 comments

  5. NBA Combine: Players Who Hurt and Helped Themselves the Most on Day 1

    CHICAGO — Quest Multisport was packed with coaches, scouts and general managers for the first big day of the 2017 NBA Combine on Thursday...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 16 days ago 56,413 reads 0 comments

  6. Biggest Offseason Priorities and Targets for Houston Rockets

    The Houston Rockets could hardly have suffered a more stunning end to their 2016-17 season. First, they followed up a blowout home win in Game 4 against the San Antonio Spurs with a heartbreaking overtime loss in the Alamo City...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 16 days ago 5,563 reads 0 comments

  7. 5 Biggest Issues New York Knicks Must Address This Offseason

    When Derrick Rose looked over the 2016-17 New York Knicks , he saw a super team on par with the Golden State Warriors . By year's end, the 'bockers had become the NBA 's personification of the Crying Jordan meme...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 16 days ago 4,566 reads 0 comments

  8. NFL Rookies Thrust into the Toughest Situations

    Rarely are NFL rookies thrust into easy situations. Jumping from a college dorm to a well-paid job with heavy competition and high expectations in a big city isn't for everyone, and time is often required to adjust...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 16 days ago 112,844 reads 0 comments

  9. Predicting NFL's 2017 Surprise Impact Rookies

    With the NFL draft complete and minicamps underway, rookies are expected to take the ball and run with it. The spot each was drafted in becomes less pertinent with every passing day as the pendulum tilts toward a player's on-field performance...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 16 days ago 117,338 reads 0 comments

  10. IPL 2017: Leading Run-Scorers, Wicket-Takers, T20 Averages and More

    It's going to take something special to knock David Warner and Bhuvneshwar Kumar off the top of the standings in the respective races to win the Orange and Purple Caps in the 2017 Indian Premier League...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 16 days ago 7,454 reads 0 comments

  11. Imagining an 8-Team Tournament with NBA Players Sorted by Their College Programs

    Duke, Kansas, North Carolina, UCLA and Arizona each has at least a dozen players in the NBA , but would any of them stand a chance against Kentucky in an alumni basketball tournament? ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 16 days ago 225,778 reads 0 comments

  12. WWE NXT: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis, Predictions for Week of May 11

    On a variety of stages, WWE NXT prospects showed off their potential on Wednesday night. In a slugfest of a No. 1 contender's match, Hideo Itami made it clear how dangerous he is...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 16 days ago 16,357 reads 0 comments

  13. Seth Rollins and 10 WWE Superstars in Desperate Need of a New Finishing Move

    In pro wrestling, a Superstar's finishing move is one of the most important parts of their character. Without something to set you apart from everyone else, fans won't care...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 16 days ago 44,683 reads 0 comments

  14. Latest Injury Updates on Key NFL Players

    The 2017 NFL offseason is no longer young. Free agency is all but over, the draft is behind us, and organized team activities are just around the corner...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 16 days ago 104,718 reads 0 comments

  15. Biggest Ticking Time Bombs in 2017 NBA Free Agency

    Free agency can be—and often is—a dangerous game in the NBA . Every summer, one team or another is all but guaranteed to overpay for veteran talent that winds up choking its cap sheet like alien weeds in a once-thriving lake...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 17 days ago 73,750 reads 0 comments

  16. 5 Stats Defining Cleveland Cavaliers' Postseason

    The Cleveland Cavaliers are once again on vacation working hard to stay fresh between long playoff series layoffs...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 17 days ago 23,597 reads 0 comments

  17. B/R's NBA Playoff 'Small Sample Size' All-Stars

    The biggest stars determine the course of every NBA postseason, but desperate times and the strategic intricacies of a playoff series mean less-heralded contributors always make an impact, too...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 17 days ago 51,959 reads 0 comments

  18. 2017 NBA Offseason: Every Team's Biggest Flaw to Address This Summer

    The NBA offseason is the time for adjustments. If a defense is struggling, teams can attempt to add more stoppers by drafting them, trading for them or acquiring them as free agents...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 17 days ago 215,587 reads 0 comments

  19. MLB Metrics 101: Ranking MLB's 'Luckiest' Hitters of 2017

    Last week, the B/R MLB Metrics 101 took on hitters who've hit into extreme amounts of bad luck. Now it's time for a look at the other side of that coin. Hello and welcome back...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 17 days ago 44,341 reads 0 comments

  20. UEFA Champions League: Best XI After the Semi-Final 2nd Legs

    The 2016/17 UEFA Champions League group stages started with 32 clubs from across Europe. Those were eventually halved to 16, then to eight and then to four...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 17 days ago 5,967 reads 0 comments

  21. Premier League Player Rankings: Chelsea and Manchester City Stars on the Rise

    Particularly in the higher reaches, this edition of the Premier League player rankings is packed with movement...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 17 days ago 8,539 reads 0 comments

  22. Rising NFL Stars to Keep an Eye on in 2017

    The next wave of top NFL talent is always waiting to claim its spot among the league's elite. The majority of the game's stars didn't step into the professional ranks and immediately dominate...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 18 days ago 118,659 reads 0 comments

  23. What Every NBA Lottery Team Should Do If It Wins No. 1 Pick

    Scenario: Your favorite NBA lottery team just won this year's No. 1 pick. What should it do? Should it draft Markelle Fultz out of Washington? Take UCLA's Lonzo Ball? Select Josh ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 18 days ago 114,925 reads 0 comments

  24. NBA Free-Agent Ranking: Top RFAs Most Likely to Stay Put in Free Agency

    Restricted free agency may not have the same wide-open appeal of its unrestricted cousin, but in several ways, it's more intriguing...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 18 days ago 66,216 reads 0 comments

  25. NBA Draft Big Board: Ranking the Top 30 Prospects Heading into Combine

    The NBA Draft Combine, which began Tuesday in Chicago, signifies the true start to the predraft process. Five-on-fives create a platform for fringe players and possible first-rounders to move the needle...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 18 days ago 154,607 reads 0 comments