1. Cold Hard Fact for Friday, June 20, 2014

    Fact: 72 percent of the matches at this year's World Cup have featured three or more goals. It's the highest percentage since 1954 when it was 77 percent...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 21 days ago 7,103 reads 4 comments

  2. How Carmelo Anthony Would Fit in Every Potential Free-Agent Destination

    Much ink has already been spilled about Carmelo Anthony 's free agent future, and much more will be spilled over the next few weeks about his decision on whether to opt out of ...

    Jared Dubin Written by Jared Dubin about 23 days ago 4,257 reads 11 comments

  3. Cricket Statistics: Is England vs. Sri Lanka Set for a Headingley Blow-Out?

    After fighting out a nail-biting draw in the first Test of the summer at Lord's, England and Sri Lanka head north to visit Headingley for the second encounter of their two-match series this week...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 23 days ago 340 reads 0 comments

  4. Cold Hard Fact for Thursday, June 19, 2014

    Fact: After Clayton Kershaw's Wednesday no-hitter vs. the Colorado Rockies, the Los Angeles Dodgers now have 22 no-hitters in their history. No other team has more than 18...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 23 days ago 12,128 reads 9 comments

  5. Gregg Popovich Setting the Standard in Modern Day X's and O's

    It's rather difficult to completely overhaul the normative logistics of NBA X's and O's. There are only five players on the court, and only so many ways they can screen and cut...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 23 days ago 3,810 reads 4 comments

  6. Cold Hard Fact for Wednesday, June 18, 2014

    Fact: There were 47 goals through the first 15 World Cup matches, the most at that point in a World Cup since 1958 (51 goals in 15 matches)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 24 days ago 9,076 reads 3 comments

  7. What Do Jabari Parker's College Numbers Tell Us About His NBA Future?

    Over the past two 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 25 days ago 9,555 reads 22 comments

  8. World Cup Best XI of Premier League Players Through First Round of Matches

    With the first round of matches complete at the 2014 World Cup, WhoScored .com have taken the opportunity to break down the Premier League's top performers in Brazil. Oscar's debut against Croatia earned him a perfect 10 (though his follow-up vs..

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 25 days ago 4,467 reads 5 comments

  9. Limited Lessons for USMNT from Portugal vs Germany

    The United States Men's National Team finished off Ghana in a thriller on Monday night, and they now turn their attention to their last two Group G opponents, Portugal and Germany...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about 25 days ago 3,861 reads 27 comments

  10. Cold Hard Fact for Tuesday, June 17, 2014

    Fact: Tony Gwynn is the San Diego Padres' all-time leader in games, batting average, hits, RBI, runs, walks, stolen bases and wins above replacement...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 25 days ago 9,638 reads 9 comments

  11. Breaking Down How NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard Shined for San Antonio Spurs

    The NBA Finals MVP is an individual award, and Kawhi Leonard had a wonderful series as an individual...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 25 days ago 3,945 reads 11 comments

  12. Do Spain Have the Attacking Class to Overcome Goal Difference Issue?

    After their dramatic 5-1 embarrassment at the hands of the Dutch, Vicente del Bosque's Spain are facing the most extreme test of their extraordinary era in this World Cup in Brazil...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 25 days ago 6,767 reads 27 comments

  13. Cold Hard Fact for Monday, June 16, 2014

    Fact: The 2013-14 San Antonio Spurs title-winning roster has the most international players (8) of any championship team in history...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 26 days ago 24,845 reads 18 comments

  14. Cold Hard Fact for Sunday, June 15, 2014

    Fact: With its goal in the 71st minute to make the score 3-0 over Honduras, France surpassed its goal total for the entire 2010 World Cup (three matches)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 27 days ago 11,929 reads 3 comments

  15. Italy's Passing vs. England Was the World Cup's Most Accurate in 48 Years

    Italy not only defeated England on Saturday night, they also set a pretty impressive mark in the process. Per FIFA , Italy's 93.2 percent pass accuracy was the best in any World Cup game since 1966...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 28 days ago 9,597 reads 20 comments

  16. Cold Hard Fact for Saturday, June 14, 2014

    Fact: The 18 goals scored through the first five matches of the 2014 World Cu p are the most since 1958, when 21 were scored...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 28 days ago 13,036 reads 14 comments

  17. Tracking Tottenham Player Performance in World Cup Group Stage

    Tottenham Hotspur have seven first-team players featuring for five different countries at this summer’s FIFA World Cup finals in Brazil, and we will be tracking each and every ...

    Richard Morgan Written by Richard Morgan about 29 days ago 6,310 reads 4 comments

  18. Cold Hard Fact for Friday, June 13, 2014

    Fact: Neymar has now scored more goals (2) in one World Cup game than Lionel Messi and Wayne Rooney (1) have in 16 appearances combined...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 29 days ago 12,515 reads 18 comments

  19. Cricket Statistics: Could the Captaincy Affect Hashim Amla's Batting?

    Following the international retirement of South Africa's Graeme Smith, star batsman Hashim Amla has been handed the captaincy of the Proteas ' Test team...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 29 days ago 398 reads 0 comments

  20. Tracking Chelsea Player Performance in World Cup Group Stage

    Chelsea have the best representation in the Premier League at the World Cup, with 18 players selected in national team squads, including the recently announced signing of Cesc Fabregas ...

    Rowanne Westhenry Written by Rowanne Westhenry about 30 days ago 13,510 reads 13 comments

  21. Charlotte Checkers AHL Experiment a Tremendous Success for Carolina Hurricanes

    Four seasons after the Carolina Hurricanes relocated their AHL affiliate from Albany, New York, to Charlotte, North Carolina, the decision has proved to be an enormous success in every regard...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 1,884 reads 0 comments