1. NBA Metrics 101: The Best Playmakers in the NBA, According to the Numbers

    Playmaking is always important in the NBA , but recent comments from LeBron James pushed the concept to center stage. "We need a f--king playmaker," the four-time MVP exclaimed during the Cleveland Cavaliers' rough January, per ESPN...

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  2. CFB Future 100: Top 15 Running Backs in Class of 2017

    The commitments have been made, the letters have been signed, and in many cases, the classes have already begun. Yesterday's blue-chip recruits are now today's next crop of talented college football newcomers...

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  3. 2017 NCAA Tournament Bracket: Latest Projection of the Field of 68

    The upset bug has been running rampant through the college basketball nation over the past two weeks, but Villanova, Gonzaga, Kansas and North Carolina have stayed healthy enough to secure projected No...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 14 days ago 70,037 reads 0 comments

  4. Rock 'n' Roll Express' Top Moments to Cement WWE Hall of Fame 2017 Status

    Hail, hail, rock 'n' roll. Legendary tag team The Rock 'n' Roll Express is finally getting some much deserved respect as the latest WWE Hall of Fame inductees. The announcement came via WWE...

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  5. Boxers Who Are 1 Win Away from Being Elite

    Every fighter I will be discussing here is ranked within his division's top 10. In a sense, then, they are all elite fighters. But there are different kinds of elite...

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  6. Let's Go Primetime: Super Bowl LI Top Performers

    NFL Network's Deion Sanders reveals his top three performers in Super Bowl LI. Editor's note: Specific NFL.com videos may be automatically replaced by general ones after a period of time...

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  7. The Most Gut-Wrenching Postseason Collapses in Recent Sports History

    Losing is never easy. You first realize this as a kid when the competition heats up. In sports, the stakes only get higher and the losses tend to hit harder. Players and fans alike are impacted...

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  8. Calling Fact or Fiction on the Hottest NHL Speculation as Trade Deadline Nears

    The NHL 's March 1 trade deadline is over three weeks away, prompting growing speculation over potential deals. St...

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  9. 5 Reasons Why Jurgen Klopp Deserves Time to Succeed at Liverpool

    For perhaps the first time since he took charge at Liverpool , Jurgen Klopp is feeling the heat. The club's title push, one that gained so much momentum in the first half of the season, has quickly ground to a halt since the turn of the year...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 14 days ago 8,563 reads 0 comments

  10. Winners and Losers of AP College Basketball Top 25 Poll in Week 14

    Top-ranked college basketball teams are dropping like flies, but Gonzaga remains undefeated at 24-0 and is closing in on becoming the unanimous No. 1 team in the Associated Press Top 25...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 14 days ago 2,908 reads 0 comments

  11. WWE Elimination Chamber 2017: Power Ranking Every Chamber Match in WWE History

    The Elimination Chamber is one of WWE's signature gimmick matches—a contest that takes place inside an intimidating steel structure unbiased and unprejudiced to whom it inflicts harm...

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  12. Golden State Warriors' Biggest Needs Heading into 2016-17 NBA Trade Deadline

    Perched atop the NBA standings, the Golden State Warriors seem positioned to sit out the Feb. 23 trade deadline. But this organization isn't one to rest on its laurels...

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  13. CFB Future 100: Top 10 Quarterbacks in Class of 2017

    The ink is dry, housing arrangements are being made and the class of 2017 is well on its way to college football stardom. Specifically, at the quarterback position. The group of signal-callers who signed on the dotted line Feb...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 15 days ago 89,333 reads 0 comments

  14. Los Angeles Lakers' Biggest Needs Heading into 2016-17 NBA Trade Deadline

    The run-up to the NBA 's February 23 trade deadline is a time when rumors run amok and execs burn through cellphone batteries in pursuit of new blood for their respective teams...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 15 days ago 27,820 reads 0 comments

  15. European Club Rankings: Arsenal and Liverpool Fall Dramatically

    What a difference a week can make in football. Just take a look at Arsenal's last seven days: two losses, a minor fan revolt, national media attention drawn to said revolt and, perhaps ...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 15 days ago 20,581 reads 0 comments

  16. The NBA's All 'You Should Still Be in School' Team

    It's tough to fault a kid for ditching college for the NBA without first getting a degree. Every game played at the collegiate level wears on a player's body and takes with it ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 15 days ago 169,613 reads 0 comments

  17. The Biggest Potential 2017 NBA Trade-Deadline Steals

    From avid mall-goers to broke frat bros, almost everyone is on the hunt for life's best bargains—including NBA trade-deadline buyers. Partaking in the Association's annual February swap meet is no small task...

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  18. Where Does Lionel Messi Rank Among the Greatest Free-Kick Takers of All Time?

    Lionel Messi scored his 27th goal for Barcelona from a free-kick on Saturday, eclipsing Ronald Koeman's record for the club and providing further evidence as to his genius from dead-ball situations...

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  19. NHL Power Rankings: B/R Experts' Week 18 Poll

    The NHL can be a cold league for a team that doesn't meet expectations. NHL coaching legend Ken Hitchcock walked the plank on Wednesday, a victim of the struggles of the St. Louis Blues...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 15 days ago 27,179 reads 0 comments

  20. Australia and the United States Lead 1st-Round 2017 Davis Cup Winners and Losers

    Sixteen teams entered Davis Cup play, but Novak Djokovic was the lone superstar who showed up to help his country to victory. Roger Federer , Stan Wawrinka, Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray were absent, but only Switzerland suffered as a result...

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  21. Super Bowl Commercials 2017: Grading the Best and Worst Ads of SB 51

    In between Super Bowl LI ’s marquee matchup between the Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots, advertisers fought for marketing supremacy off the gridiron. On any other day, many TV viewers would change the channel or tune out commercials...

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  22. College Basketball Rankings 2016-17: Bleacher Report's Week 14 Top 25

    So you thought you had a grip on who the best college basketball teams are, did you? The week started out innocently enough...

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  23. They've Still Got It: Old-School Stars Who Refuse to Go Quietly

    The sporting world is all about the next generation. Drafts for any sport are major ordeals every time they come around each year. They appeal to the eternal optimists of even the worst teams, but they also offer a glimpse of the future...

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  24. WWE Elimination Chamber 2017: Best Booking Decisions for Royal Rumble Losers

    A mere two weeks removed from WWE Royal Rumble 2017, SmackDown Live will present the seventh annual Elimination Chamber pay-per-view...

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  25. Pro Football Hall of Fame 2017: Complete List of NFL Inductees to Canton

    As part of the NFL 's annual celebration leading up to the Super Bowl, the seven members of the 2017 Pro Football Hall of Fame class were announced Saturday, per Gregg Rosenthal of NFL...

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