1. US Women's Gymnastics 2016 Olympic Trials: Complete Preview of the Competition

    Simone Biles has been the greatest female gymnast in the world for the past several years, and we'll soon find out who will join her on the U.S. women's gymnastics team for the 2016 Olympics in Rio...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 6,147 reads 1 comments

  2. Ranking the Top 25 Freshmen of the 2016-17 College Basketball Season

    It's lather, rinse and repeat for Kentucky head coach John Calipari . The Wildcats' incoming recruiting class features four of the top 14 freshmen in the nation, as well as a fifth ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 24,519 reads 40 comments

  3. College Basketball Players with Most Pressure Riding on Their Shoulders

    Michigan State's Eron Harris and Maryland's Melo Trimble are two of the men's college basketball players who will be under the most pressure during the 2016-17 season...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 24,062 reads 39 comments

  4. Does Ageless Justin Gatlin Have Enough Left to Dethrone Hampered Usain Bolt?

    At an age when athletes in most sports are considering retirement, U.S. sprinter Justin Gatlin is hitting his stride better than ever. At the U.S...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 14,412 reads 21 comments

  5. Order Restored as Missy Franklin Bounces Back to Qualify for Rio 2016

    Missy Franklin is the incumbent female face of Olympic swimming, but the U.S. Trials at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Nebraska, were getting a bit awkward for her...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 1,953 reads 1 comments

  6. NCAA Tournament Regulars in Danger of Missing the Big Dance in 2017

    Providence, Colorado and Iowa have had a solid run in men's college basketball over the past half-decade, but significant roster turnover puts them atop our list of NCAA tournament regulars we don't expect to see on Selection Sunday 2017...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 44,182 reads 38 comments

  7. The US Olympic Swimming Trials Are Cruel and Ridiculously Competitive

    Matt Grevers is the reigning Olympic gold medalist in the men's 100-meter backstroke, but to defend his title, he had to earn a trip to Rio via the U.S. Swimming Trials at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Nebraska, just like everyone else...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 17,696 reads 4 comments

  8. Ranking the Top 25 Sophomores of the 2016-17 College Basketball Season

    After passing on the chance to become a lottery pick in this year's NBA draft, California's Ivan Rabb headlines our robust list of college basketball's top sophomores for the 2016-17 season...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 14,768 reads 37 comments

  9. College Basketball Teams with Most Players in NBA Today

    Kentucky and Duke have been dominating college basketball — especially recruiting — for the past decade and boast the most alumni in the NBA as a result...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 62,988 reads 60 comments

  10. US Men's Gymnastics 2016: Meet the Team Headed to Rio

    After two nights of 18 men competing in Hartford, Connecticut, at the P&G Championships and two more nights in St. Louis for the U.S. Trials, the selection committee for the U...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 3,706 reads 1 comments

  11. Will Katie Ledecky Become the Most Dominant Swimmer in Olympic History?

    At the USA Olympic swimming trials in Omaha, Nebraska, this week, Katie Ledecky will continue her push to become the greatest, most decorated swimmer of all time. If you've followed swimming at any point in the past four years, you know her name...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 14,963 reads 16 comments

  12. Upstart Veteran Chris Brooks 1 Step Away from Realizing Unexpected Olympic Dream

    At 29 years old, Chris Brooks is practically a dinosaur in the world of men's gymnastics, but one more strong performance Saturday night in St. Louis could put him on his way to Rio de Janeiro to represent the United States at the 2016 Olympics...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 3,670 reads 7 comments

  13. Ranking the Most Hyped CBB Freshmen of the Last Decade

    There have been dozens of outstanding college basketball freshmen in the last decade, but few were more hyped before their first collegiate game than Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 22,191 reads 38 comments

  14. Ranking the Top 25 Juniors of the 2016-17 College Basketball Season

    Their teams waged war for a spot in the 2016 Elite Eight, and now Oregon's Dillon Brooks and Duke's Grayson Allen will be battling each other for the unofficial honor of best junior in the nation for the 2016-17 college basketball season...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 1,134 reads 1 comments

  15. The Top 10 2017 Draft Prospects in the Big 12

    The 2016 NBA draft is just around the corner, but we're already looking ahead to determine where Big 12 stars like Kansas' Josh Jackson and Iowa State's Monte Morris are likely to be chosen in the 2017 NBA draft...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 25,045 reads 26 comments

  16. The Top 10 2017 Draft Prospects in the Big East

    The 2016 NBA draft is still one week away, but we're already looking ahead to determine where Big East stars like Villanova's Josh Hart and Xavier's Edmond Sumner are likely to be chosen in the 2017 NBA draft...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 15,493 reads 22 comments

  17. Ranking the Top 25 Seniors of the 2016-17 College Basketball Season

    Freshmen rule the roost when it comes to college basketball hype, but seniors like Josh Hart and Frank Mason are the experienced leaders most likely to determine which teams dominate the 2016-17 season...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 22,631 reads 38 comments

  18. College Basketball Programs That Should Update Their Mascot

    Most of the mascots in college basketball fall somewhere on the spectrum between "acceptable" and "awesome," but there are a few that are long overdue for either a makeover or an explanation...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 months ago 12,983 reads 18 comments

  19. The Top 10 2017 Draft Prospects in the SEC

    The 2016 NBA draft is still weeks away, but we're already looking ahead to determine where SEC stars like Devin Robinson and Isaiah Briscoe are likely to be chosen in the 2017 NBA draft...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 months ago 18,346 reads 22 comments

  20. Pro-Player Comparisons for College Basketball's Top Stars in 2016-17

    Not one of the projected stars of college basketball in 2016-17 is destined to become the next Michael Jordan or Wilt Chamberlain, but there might be a second coming of Kevin Martin, Jared Sullinger or Jeff Green in this year's crop of NBA prospects..

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 months ago 21,892 reads 41 comments

  21. Updated Bracket for 2017 NCAA Tournament After Draft Decisions Finalized

    The Duke Blue Devils remain the No. 1 overall seed in Bleacher Report's latest projection of the 2017 NCAA tournament, joined on the top line by the Kansas Jayhawks, the Villanova Wildcats and the Oregon Ducks...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 months ago 11,178 reads 32 comments

  22. Power Ranking Every Big 12 College Basketball Head Coach in 2016-17

    Bill Self and Kansas have dominated the Big 12 for more than a decade, and he has done so against an impressive lineup of other head coaches in the conference. The Big 12 has been front and center on the coaching carousel in recent years...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 months ago 14,226 reads 44 comments

  23. Updated College Basketball Preseason Top 25 After NBA Draft Withdrawal Deadline

    A lot has changed since posting our super-early top 25 for the 2016-17 men's college basketball season, but one thing hasn't: Duke is still the obvious No. 1 team in the country...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 months ago 51,853 reads 160 comments

  24. Non-Freshmen Most Likely to Leave School Early After the 2016-17 CBB Season

    With the 2016 NBA draft withdrawal deadline in the rearview mirror, there's no better time to start looking ahead to next year's early-entry candidates to forecast college basketball's sophomore and juniors most likely to turn pro in 2017...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 months ago 22,040 reads 33 comments

  25. Who Made Good and Bad Decisions at the NBA Draft Deadline?

    At long last, we can start making predictions for the 2016-17 men's college basketball season without repeatedly typing "if (insert important player mulling NBA draft decision) returns...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 4 months ago 60,351 reads 43 comments