1. NBA Mock Draft 2016: 1st-Round Predictions and Wild-Card Prospects to Watch

    As the 2016 NBA draft inches closer, the first-round picture is starting to become clear. After the combine and individual workouts, most players have separated themselves into tiers, and we have a rough idea of where they'll fall on draft day...

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  2. NBA Mock Draft 2016: Opening-Round Predictions and Rising Prospects to Watch

    Outside of Cleveland and the Bay Area, basketball fans have started turning their full attention to the 2016 NBA draft...

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  3. NBA Finals Schedule 2016: Known Dates, Game Times and TV Guide

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have already punched their ticket to the NBA Finals and now await the result of Monday's Game 7 between the Golden State Warriors and Oklahoma City Thunder...

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  4. The Biggest Trade Chips in the NFL Heading into 2016

    NFL rosters are mostly set at this stage of the offseason, with the exception of a few remaining free agents...

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  5. 2017 NFL Draft: Early Sleepers to Watch This College Football Season

    Projections for the 2017 NFL draft started almost immediately following the 2016 edition, and a solid list of first-round favorites already exists ...

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  6. Rounding Up Latest Buzz Surrounding NFL's Big-Name Rookies

    With the NFL draft and rookie minicamps behind us, the league is now in the organized team activities stage of the offseason, allowing rookies to get on the field with their veteran teammates for the first time...

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  7. Miami's Brad Kaaya Has Flaws, but Can Still Develop into 1st-Round QB Prospect

    Early projections for the 2017 NFL draft started popping up almost immediately after the conclusion of this year's version. And a few favorites have already emerged for the top pick in 2017...

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  8. ​How Clemson QB Deshaun Watson Can Earn Spot Atop 2017 NFL Draft​

    Year-round followers of the NFL draft are already well aware Clemson Tigers quarterback Deshaun Watson is among a handful of prospects in contention to be the No. 1 pick in the 2017 NFL draft...

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  9. 2017 NFL Draft Prospects with Most to Prove This Season

    Early big boards and mock drafts have already been released for the 2017 NFL draft, but many of the highly touted prospects appear on these lists based on projections...

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  10. 2016 NBA Draft Lottery: Full Odds and Teams with Most at Stake

    The fates of more than a dozen NBA teams will be decided Tuesday night at the NBA draft lottery. The event will take place at 8 p.m...

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  11. 2016 NBA Mock Draft: 1st-Round Predictions, Prospects Who Are Safest Bets

    The NBA Draft Combine wrapped up in Chicago this past weekend, helping to put the draft picture into clearer focus. The next step in the predraft process is the NBA draft lottery, which will take place on Tuesday night at 8 p...

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  12. 2017 NFL Draft: Quarterbacks Who Could Emerge as Top Prospects

    There are already some favorites to be the first quarterbacks off the board in the 2017 NFL draft. But if this past draft taught us anything, it's that we should never assume we know how the class will shake out this far in advance...

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  13. Breakout Candidates for 2017 NFL Draft Class

    Those of you who follow the NFL draft year round are probably already familiar with the biggest names attached to the 2017 draft class...

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  14. NBA Combine 2016: List of Participants, Schedule and Players to Watch

    Participants for the 2016 NBA Draft Combine arrive in Chicago on Wednesday and will go through a series of interviews and workouts through the weekend. The NBA originally invited over 70 prospects to attend the event...

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  15. NFL Veterans Whose Replacements Were Selected in 2016 NFL Draft

    Immediately following the NFL draft, we turn our attention to the players who are ready to step in and make an instant impact...

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  16. 2016 NBA Mock Draft: 1st-Round Predictions for Landing Spots of Top Prospects

    We're just days away from the start of the NBA Draft Combine, which tips off Wednesday in Chicago. The NBA invited more than 70 players to work out at the combine, including a number of college players who have yet to sign with agents...

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  17. Stat Projections for Fantasy Football's Impact Rookies

    With the NFL draft in the rearview mirror, it's time to start thinking about fantasy football. To get an early start on your draft prep, here's a breakdown of the top impact rookies from the 2016 NFL draft class and stat projections for each player..

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  18. NFL Rookies Sure to Win a Starting Job in Training Camp

    With the 2016 NFL draft in the rearview mirror and the rookie minicamps already kicking off around the league, the battle for playing time has begun...

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  19. 2016 NFL Rookies Who Will Become Household Names by Season's End

    It's tough for rookies to make a significant impact in the NFL . Most are buried on the depth chart, and those who do play often struggle to keep up with the veterans around them...

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  20. NBA Playoffs 2016: Wednesday TV Schedule and Semifinal Predictions

    The spaced-out NBA playoff schedule gives us just one game on Wednesday. Coming off a Game 1 loss on Monday at Quicken Loans Arena, the Atlanta Hawks will try to even the series against the Cleveland Cavaliers...

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  21. Which 2016 NFL Rookies Were Drafted by the Wrong Team?

    With the NFL draft now in the rear-view mirror, it's time to start breaking down the picks. Obviously, there are countless articles out there grading the selections, but let's ...

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  22. What Caused Hyped NFL Draft Prospects Andrew Billings, Connor Cook to Fall?

    The 2016 NFL draft was supposed to become an exciting memory for Michigan State quarterback Connor Cook and Baylor defensive lineman Andrew Billings...

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  23. 2016 NFL Draft: Riskiest Prospects Likely to Land in Round 1

    The 2016 NFL draft is finally here, and 31 players will hear their name called on Thursday night. Some of these prospects will change the direction of their franchise, while others will inevitably turn into busts...

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  24. NFL Draft 2016: Mock Predictions for All Round 1 Prospects

    We are two days away from the 2016 NFL draft, but the first-round outlook continues to be cloudy. The most recent wrench thrown into the draft came from the Carolina Panthers, ...

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  25. Re-Drafting the 2013 NFL Draft

    NFL draft grades are always handed out immediately following the completion of a draft. And these are important because they give us some context when looking back at the class years later...

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