1. College Basketball Players Not Living Up to Their Preseason Hype

    Michigan State's Miles Bridges was the men's college basketball preseason National Player of the Year on just about every sports outlet under the sun, but after nearly six weeks of action, he is nowhere near the conversation for the Wooden Award...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. NBA Trade Ideas from Latest Buzz: How to Move Anthony Davis, PG13 and More

    Anthony Davis has found his way back into the NBA 's circle of conjecture, and that can mean only one thing: Trade season has arrived. Most free agents who signed contracts this past summer became eligible for relocation Dec...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. NFL1000: The 5 Worst Players at Every Position

    When you scout every player at every position in every game, as the NFL1000 scouting team does, you're often left gobsmacked by the abilities and proficiencies of the league's best players...

    Doug Farrar Written by Doug Farrar about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. Who's to Blame for NFL's Biggest Underperformers?

    A form of rebirth occurs ever NFL offseason. No team is ever the same from one season to the next. Free agency and the draft feed the machine. Hope springs eternal the moment a new player is brought into the fold...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. Ranking the Most Desirable Players Who Could Sign Pre-Contracts in January

    As the clock strikes midnight on December 31 and we roll our calendars into a new year, a host of footballers across Europe will turn to face a big decision head on...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Grading Every 1st-Round 2017 NBA Draft Pick so Far This Season

    Early report cards are out on the first-round picks from the 2017 NBA draft. The results have been mixed, though even a poor grade through Christmas shouldn't destroy a rookie's long-term potential...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. Best Potential Surprise Entrants for 1st WWE Women's Royal Rumble Match

    Women have been among the surprise entrants in the WWE Royal Rumble before, but it was always as a novelty guest in a man's world. That will change on Jan. 28...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. NFL1000: Doug Farrar's Week 16 QB Rankings

    The marquee matchup of Week 15 was a quarterback battle. When the New England Patriots and Pittsburgh Steelers faced off for control of the AFC on Sunday afternoon, the game pitted ...

    Doug Farrar Written by Doug Farrar about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. Legit or Nah? Playing 'Contender or Pretender' for NBA Playoff Hopefuls

    Here comes a heavy emphasis on the Eastern Conference. The Western playoff picture is already becoming pretty clear...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. NFL Power Rankings Week 16: Review and Reaction to 2017 League Standings

    The Week 16 power rankings will highlight a surprise selection within the top 10. How did a player off the field affect the standings and projection for one club's compelling push ...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. Fantasy Football Week 16: Matt Camp's BS Meter

    With the majority of fantasy championships decided in Week 16, the situations covered in this edition of the B.S. Meter will mainly focus on the upcoming week of games...

    Matt Camp Written by Matt Camp about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. Updated Trade Packages and Landing Spots for DeAndre Jordan

    DeAndre Jordan is a tough guy to trade. Not impossible...but tough . That's because logic suggests he'll opt out of the final year of his contract this summer, hoping to cash ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. EPL 100: Ranking of Premier League's Best Players After Matchday 18

    We are on the cusp of the halfway stage of this exciting Premier League season, and there are still so many unknowns—title destination aside, of course...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. The All-Bust Team from 2017 NBA Free Agency

    More than a few NBA teams no doubt wish they had a time machine that could transport them back to the 2017 offseason. Some free-agency signings are clear risks from the onset. Others look downright bad from their inceptions...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. 5 Trade Targets Cleveland Cavaliers Should Already Be Thinking About

    With the majority of NBA free agents signed this past summer now eligible to be traded, swap season in the association is about to heat up...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. Ranking the Best Rookies in the 2017-18 NHL Season

    The NHL 's rookie class of 2017-18 lacks a true franchise player such as Toronto Maple Leafs center Auston Matthews, winner of the 2017 Calder Memorial Trophy ...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. NFL Power Rankings: Where Does Every Team Stand Heading into Week 16?

    There's a common belief in the NFL that games aren't won or lost on a single play. Most of the time, this holds true. Every once in a while, though, one or two plays do indeed decide a game...

    Chris Simms Written by Chris Simms about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. WWE Clash of Champions 2017: Grades for AJ Styles, Kevin Owens and Top Stars

    Having been consistently WWE's best show throughout 2017, SmackDown Live didn't disappoint with the final pay-per-view of the year, Clash of Champions...

    Aaron Bower Written by Aaron Bower about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. NCAA Tournament Teams from Last Year That Are Already on the Bubble for 2018

    The Wisconsin Badgers have not missed the NCAA men's tournament since 1998, but seven losses in their first 11 games put them front and center on the list of teams from last year's NCAA tournament who aren't in great shape to dance in 2018...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. 7 Head Coach Replacement Options for Washington Redskins

    Jay Gruden can still secure a .500 finish with the Washington Redskins for what would be his third non-losing season out of four. Yet it would still mean a third year out of four with no playoff football, a fact that puts him firmly on the hot seat...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. European Club Power Rankings After December 15-17 Matches

    December is an incredibly busy month in Europe's footballing calendar, but even by the sport's own lofty standards, things feel particularly frantic at the moment...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. Every NBA Team's Logical Next Jersey Retirement

    Kobe Bryant 's NBA career was so nice, the Los Angeles Lakers are retiring his jersey twice. (Sorry, not sorry.) The future Hall of Famer is scheduled to have both his No. 8 and No...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  23. Metrics 101: Was Kobe Bryant Better Wearing No. 8 or No. 24?

    Nine retired jerseys of former Los Angeles Lakers players—along with a few other distinguished numbers and one tribute to a legendary broadcaster—adorn the rafters of Staples Center when the Purple and Gold are playing home games...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  24. 5 Wild Stats Defining Golden State Warriors' Season

    The Golden State Warriors have made a habit of bringing statistical impossibilities into reality. Snapping a 40-year NBA title drought? Been there, done that...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. Early-Season Report Card for Every New York Knicks Player

    There shall be no A-pluses for the New York Knicks squad until its road record rises above .500. Nevertheless, the Knicks do deserve high marks for having a team identity for the first time in ages...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments