NBA All-Star voting roundtable, predictions: First-time All-Stars we'd like to see, top locks, likeliest snubs

NBA All-Star voting roundtable, predictions: First-time All-Stars we’d like to see, top locks, likeliest snubs

The NBA season is not even two months old, yet the 2021 All-Star Game scheduled for March 7 in Atlanta is quickly approaching. In a normal season, we wouldn’t have even reached Christmas yet, but the league’s condensed schedule will give us our All-Star starters on Thursday and the reserves soon after. So with the […]

Buccaneers Super Bowl parade: Bruce Arians tells Lavonte David he 'ain't going nowhere' this offseason

2021 NFL Free Agency: Lavonte David leads linebacker crop that is strong at the top but very thin

The team here at CBS Sports has taken it upon ourselves to preview every single position’s free agency class.  Tyler Sullivan walked through the stacked wide receiver market, headed by Allen Robinson and Chris Godwin, among others; Patrik Walker dug into the deep and intriguing running back crop, led by Aaron Jones; Jordan Dajani wrote about the tight end market, which […]

2021 NFL Mock Draft: Micah Parsons falls to New England, Saints grab Mac Jones to replace Drew Brees

2021 NFL Draft: Breaking down the top 5 prospects at each defensive position

USATSI As the pre-draft process progresses, it becomes clear which players have separated themselves at each position. When the pool dwindles, it is helpful to watch those players all at once to either confirm or reject the order in which they are ranked. Last week, I broke down the top five players at each offensive […]

LeBron James becomes oldest Laker to score 40 points in a game since Kobe Bryant's 60-point finale

NBA DFS: LeBron James and top DraftKings, FanDuel daily Fantasy basketball picks for Feb. 22, 2021

Washington’s Bradley Beal has been one of the few bright spots in a disappointing Wizards season. The veteran guard from Florida leads the NBA in scoring, popping for 32.9 points per game heading into Monday’s matchup with the Los Angeles Lakers. But with Beal’s elite skills comes a hefty NBA daily Fantasy price point, as […]

Ranking MLB's top five rivalries heading into 2021 season: Dodgers-Padres, Yankees-Rays and more

Ranking MLB’s top five rivalries heading into 2021 season: Dodgers-Padres, Yankees-Rays and more

We all know the list of the long-standing baseball rivalries. Those will never go away. There’s always going to be something about the Dodgers-Giants, Cubs-Cardinals and, yes, the Yankees-Red Sox series that draws our eyeballs with a bit extra fervor (and we won’t have much choice if we want to watch baseball on several Sunday […]

NBA Power Rankings: Nets on Jazz's heels for top spot; Lakers keep dropping; surging Raptors make big jump

NBA Power Rankings: Nets on Jazz’s heels for top spot; Lakers keep dropping; surging Raptors make big jump

1 Jazz Utah emerged with a 2-1 record against two of the league’s best teams this week, beating the 76ers before splitting with the Clippers. The win over the Clippers came with Paul George and Kawhi Leonard on the sideline, and both were back for Friday’s rematch. Even in the loss, Donovan Mitchell’s heroic effort […]

NBA Power Rankings: Nets on Jazz's heels for top spot; Lakers keep dropping; surging Raptors make big jump

NBA Power Rankings: Nets on Jazz’s heels for top spot; Lakers keep dropping; surging Raptors make big jump

1 Jazz Utah emerged with a 2-1 record against two of the league’s best teams this week, beating the 76ers before splitting with the Clippers. The win over the Clippers came with Paul George and Kawhi Leonard on the sideline, and both were back for Friday’s rematch. Even in the loss, Donovan Mitchell’s heroic effort […]

NBA DFS: Michael Porter Jr. and top DraftKings, FanDuel daily Fantasy basketball picks for Feb. 21, 2021

NBA DFS: Michael Porter Jr. and top DraftKings, FanDuel daily Fantasy basketball picks for Feb. 21, 2021

The 2020-21 NBA season continues on Sunday, with plenty of impressive star power available in the NBA DFS player pool. Joel Embiid, James Harden, Nikola Jokic, Kawhi Leonard and Giannis Antetokounmpo will all be in action and are likely to be popular options for NBA DFS lineups. Those superstars are also all near the top […]

College basketball rankings: Texas drops in Top 25 And 1 after chaotic ending in loss to West Virginia

College basketball rankings: Texas drops in Top 25 And 1 after chaotic ending in loss to West Virginia

CBS Sports Graphic As soon as it was over, right after West Virginia had overcome a 19-point deficit on the road Saturday to beat Texas 84-82, Shaka Smart went after an official, and for good reason. He’d just designed a baseline-out-of-bounds (BLOB) play that would result in Jericho Sims getting a great look at a […]