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NBA Power Rankings: After the NBA trade deadline, who got better and who got worse?
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Zach Harper
Feb 15
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Zach Harper looks at each team's moves (and non-moves) and whether they improved or got worse.
Men’s college basketball rankings: Should Providence be in the top 10? Should Memphis be ranked?
Seth Davis
Feb 14
151
Seth Davis ranks the top 25 teams in the country, with Gonzaga confirming its spot on top of the rankings.
‘Just a guy who’s all in’: How future Duke guard Jaden Schutt built his own foundation
Brendan Marks
Feb 14
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Despite playing in tiny Yorkville, Ill.,, the Class of 2022 signee made a big enough name for himself to attract the Blue Devils' attention.
Fresh starts in Montreal and Edmonton, a bad week for the Bruins, and the Ducks face some tough decisions
Sean McIndoe
Feb 14
106
Sometimes midseason coaching changes work out, sometimes they don’t. We saw two this week, and both had been feeling inevitable for weeks.
Recruiting revisited: Ranking college football’s Class of 2018, four years later
Max Olson
Feb 14
85
Georgia delivers, Cincinnati lays its foundation, and Buffalo rises more than 100 spots in Year 5 of our annual evaluations.
All-time greatest Super Bowl halftime show rankings: Michael Jackson, Prince, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg lead the way
Rhiannon Walker
Feb 13
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Since the '90s, Super Bowl halftime shows have become full-on pop-culture-phenomenon moments. Here's a list of the best shows so far.
After blowout win over Florida State, assessing UNC’s NCAA Tournament candidacy
Brendan Marks
Feb 13
27
The losses are bad. The margin in them, on average, is worse. But has UNC done enough damage to play itself out of the field?
Three questions the Hurricanes need to answer on their way to Cup contention
Sara Civian
Feb 12
76
Can Freddie Andersen be trusted in the playoffs? Are there underlying issues on D? Are the Hurricanes really top tier? Sara Civian digs in.
College basketball picks: Seton Hall-Villanova, Ohio State-Michigan, USC-UCLA and other top games ATS
Seth Davis
Feb 12
13
Seth Davis makes his picks against the spread for Saturday's top games, including Saint Mary's-Gonzaga and Texas-Baylor.
Bracket Watch: Let’s play The Blind Résumé Challenge!
Brian Bennett
Feb 11
105
Who joins Gonzaga and Auburn on the No. 1 seed line? Take out challenge and make your picks.
NHL players dish on their favorite subtle skills around the league: ‘I don’t know how he does that’
Mark Lazerus
Feb 11
258
We asked more than 20 NHL stars for the unique skill they most admire in other players.
ACC’s transfer portal winners, losers: Kedon Slovis steps in at Pitt, FSU lands some help, Mario Cristobal has been busy
The Athletic College Football Staff
Feb 11
35
Which ACC teams have made the biggest moves in the transfer portal, and which ones have some work to do?
From ‘too small’ to ‘Keep Pounding’: Sam Mills gets his well-deserved spot in the Hall of Fame
Joseph Person and Lindsay Jones
Feb 11
34
Sam Mills’ legacy has always been much more meaningful than stats on the back of a football card.
Hornets add Montrezl Harrell to bolster frontcourt depth: Instant grades and reaction
Zach Harper
Feb 10
42
Charlotte is adding a scoring presence inside ... and a much-improved defender.
NFC South roundtable: With Tom Brady and Sean Payton gone, do the Falcons and Panthers now have a shot?
Greg Auman, Josh Kendall and more
Feb 10
29
Tom Brady has retired. Sean Payton has resigned. Our NFC South beat writers discuss what that means for the division.
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