Superstars' Efforts to Join Forces in NBA Borne of Familiarity, Not of Attitude

It has long been said that the previous generation of superstars—primarily Magic, Michael and Larry—didn't join forces in their pursuit of championships. As , Carmelo Anthony and several other stars contemplate where they might do exactly that, the old lions and their admirers like to brandish the difference as a way of elevating themselves. Didn't, though, is different...

2. 7. 2014 17:50
Neymar Is Pulling for Argentina, Lionel Messi to Win the World Cup

Brazilian superstar Neymar gave his first press conference since being knocked out of the World Cup due to injury during Brazil's quarter-final win over Colombia. In an impassioned session, Neymar revealed that he's pulling for fellow South Americans Argentina and, of course, Barcelona team-mate Lionel Messi. Neymar: "I prefer that Argentina wins the World Cup. Messi deserves it for all...

10. 7. 2014 22:52
Ethan Skolnick Breaks Down Pat Riley's Free-Agent Wish List for the Miami Heat

The will be looking to upgrade their supporting cast in hopes of convincing LeBron James, and to renew their deals in South Beach. Who are the top targets for team president Pat Riley? Heat Insider Ethan Skolnick breaks down Riley's blueprint in the video above.Read more news on BleacherReport.com

1. 7. 2014 16:28
Lionel Messi's Mind-Blowing Skill, Close Control and Through Ball for Argentina

You already know how good is, but there's no harm him reminding you every once in a while. If his four goals in the tournament so far weren't enough, the Argentine showed ridiculous close control in his side's World Cup quarter-final match against Belgium. He trapped the ball under pressure from , danced one way and then the other to shake off the big duo of Fellaini and Axel Witsel. Fellaini...

5. 7. 2014 22:18
Champions League third qualifying round draw: Zenit faces AEL Limassol, Feyenoord meets Besiktas

Red Bull Salzburg will face Valetta or Qarabag while Lille takes on Grasshoppers and Celtic will meet either Legia Warsaw or St Patrick's Athletic.

18. 7. 2014 23:03
Kobe Bryant Thanks Hornets on Twitter for Trading Him After 1996 Draft

Eighteen years ago today, the Charlotte Hornets made a trade that they'd like to have back. hasn't forgotten that trade. Charlotte took Bryant out of high school with the 13th pick in the 1996 draft. Less than a week later, the Hornets traded the Black Mamba to the Los Angeles Lakers: The reasoning behind the trade, according to Bryant, is pretty shocking: "No use" for Bryant? That...

1. 7. 2014 20:08
Real Madrid icon Di Stefano dies at 88

The legendary forward, who represented Argentina, Colombia and Spain during his stellar career, had been in critical condition after suffering a heart attack.

7. 7. 2014 17:04
FIFA 15: Lionel Messi Announced for Cover of New Video Game

might have lost the 2014 World Cup, but being on the cover of one of the most popular sports video game franchises in the world is comparable, right? The Argentine star was announced as the FIFA 15 cover athlete on Monday, per the game's official Twitter account: The 27-year-old is fresh off a World Cup in which he helped Argentina reach the final and won the Golden Ball: As usual, EA Sports...

15. 7. 2014 2:23
Mertens: Belgium ready for USA threat

The USA and Belgium will meet on Tuesday in the round of 16, and the Napoli star thinks it will be a tough match, but that his team is ready.

30. 6. 2014 8:04
How the U.S. will stop Cristiano Ronaldo

If the U.S. national team is going to beat Portugal, it will need to shut down World player of the year Cristiano Ronaldo. Here is how the Americans will pull that off.

22. 6. 2014 5:04