1. The Statistics That Show Bayern Munich Are the Backbone of the 2014 World Cup

    Bayern Munich have been the backbone of the 2014 World Cup thus far, or so the statistics show. With three-quarters of the tournament's 64 games having been played, those on the ...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 26 days ago 5,322 reads 4 comments

  2. Cold Hard Fact for Friday, June 27, 2014

    Fact: The 2014 NBA draft marked the first time in the common-draft era that three Canadian-born players were picked in the first round...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 27 days ago 20,513 reads 31 comments

  3. Is Red Sox's Brock Holt the Real Deal or a Flash in the Pan?

    When Brock Holt does a pushup, he isn't lifting himself up: He's pushing the earth down. Brock Holt doesn't call the wrong number. You answer the wrong phone. Brock Holt does not sleep...

    Ben Carsley Written by Ben Carsley about 27 days ago 5,406 reads 11 comments

  4. World Cup Results 2014: Tracking Final Scores, Golden Boot Contenders for Day 15

    It's judgment day for several 2014 World Cup teams on Day 15, as the results of today's fixtures will determine which sides are given the opportunity to compete in the knockout stage...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 28 days ago 4,405 reads 2 comments

  5. Cold Hard Fact for Thursday, June 26, 2014

    Fact: With the United States' 0-1 loss to Germany and Portugal's 2-1 win over Ghana, the U.S. advances to consecutive World Cup knockout rounds for the first time in U.S. men's national team history...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 28 days ago 13,279 reads 10 comments

  6. Is Chris Bosh Still Worth a Max Contract to Miami Heat in Free Agency?

    Chris Bosh 's role on the Miami Heat has always been somewhat muted. As the third wheel in the Big Three, his offensive statistics have suffered—the offense simply doesn't revolve around him...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 28 days ago 18,294 reads 130 comments

  7. Cricket Statistics: Is Angelo Mathews Set to Become Sri Lanka's Next True Great?

    In guiding Sri Lanka to the nation's maiden Test series victory in England, Angelo Mathews appears set to rise into the upper echelons of cricket's pecking order...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 28 days ago 1,633 reads 0 comments

  8. Cold Hard Fact for Wednesday, June 25, 2014

    Fact: Luis Suarez 's teams are undefeated when he bites an opponent. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 29 days ago 12,524 reads 8 comments

  9. What Do Joel Embiid's College Numbers Tell Us About His NBA Future?

    Over the past few weeks, I have introduced Bleacher Report readers to the idea of Similarity Scores , a system I created for making accurate statistical comparisons between 2014 NBA draft prospects and those from previous seasons...

    Ian Levy Written by Ian Levy about 29 days ago 4,553 reads 6 comments

  10. Graphic: What a Hypothetical 'World Cup Table' Would Look Like

    It was obvious to even the most casual of observers that England's World Cup wasn't very good, but the above graphic illustrates just how poorly the Three Lions actually fared...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 29 days ago 367 reads 0 comments

  11. Cold Hard Fact for Tuesday, June 24, 2014

    Fact: Italy has been eliminated after three World Cup games in back-to-back tournaments for the first time since 1966...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 30 days ago 9,669 reads 1 comments

  12. Breaking Down How Carmelo Anthony Would Fit with Chicago Bulls

    With Carmelo Anthony exercising his early termination option to enter free agency on July 1, per Yahoo's Adrian Wojnarowski , much speculation has the Chicago Bulls pegged as the early favorite to land Anthony...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 1 month ago 20,034 reads 79 comments