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  1. 2014-15 NHL Preview: The Contenders

    Sean McIndoe

    And then there were seven. After covering the bottom feeders, the middle of the pack, and those that defy any logical projection, NHL season preview week wraps up today with our final group of teams: the best of the best. If you've been...

    Blog | October 02, 2014
  2. College Basketball Previews: The All-Americans

    Shane Ryan

    Yesterday we looked at the Third Team and the All-Stoppers squad, and now it's time for the best of the best. Tomorrow is opening day in college hoops, and I'll be previewing the top 10 games. For now, here are my 10 top players for 2012-13. All stat...

    Blog | November 08, 2012
  3. Graphic Content: When Quantity Meets Quality: How Stephen Curry S...

    Kirk Goldsberry

    Stephen Curry is one of the best shooters the NBA has ever seen. Last season, he led the league in 3-pointers and unassisted field goals, all while converting at a 42 percent clip from beyond the arc. Simply put, no point guard has ever shot this wel...

    Blog | November 25, 2014
  4. Messi Money: Who Could Take the World’s Best Player Off of ...

    Mike L. Goodman

    As far as being Lionel Messi goes, it's been an up-and-down couple of weeks. This past Saturday, Messi broke the all-time La Liga scoring record with three goals against Sevilla. But just a week before he became King of La Liga, the Argenti...

    Blog | November 25, 2014
  5. NFL Week 12 Winners and Losers: New England’s Chameleons, C...

    Robert Mays

    The Patriots Offense Of all the reasons New England's offense stays among the best in football - Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski, dark magic - its ability to shape-shift may be the most important. A week ago, New England ha...

    Blog | November 24, 2014
  6. Straight to Video: ‘Interstellar,’ ‘Foxcatcher,...

    Chris Connelly and Wesley Morris

    Grantland's Chris Connelly and Wesley Morris do their best to avoid spoilers in their discussion of Christopher Nolan's Interstellar, a story that follows astronauts who travel through a wormhole in search of a new habitable planet....

    Blog | November 24, 2014
  7. NHL Weekend: Let’s Get Mediocre!

    Sean McIndoe

    A look back at the biggest games and emerging story lines of the NHL weekend. Every week of the regular season, we've made sure to take a look at the league's very best teams and its very worst. We'll do it again this...

    Blog | November 17, 2014
  8. Grantland Reality TV Fantasy League: The Pizza of Destiny and a S...

    David Jacoby

    This column is at its best when there isn't much going on. The minutiae of reality TV are way more exciting than the big events that happen beyond it. Case in point: This week we have a breakup on Vanderp...

    Blog | November 14, 2014
  9. TV Check-In: Why ‘Black-ish’ Is the Best New Show of ...

    Andy Greenwald

    Nearly two months into the fall television season, a few things are abundantly clear: Rom-coms are failing, CBS stays CBS-ing, and just the merest hint of teenage Bat-musk is enough to keep fanboys tuning in. To that list, I'd add one more indis...

    Blog | November 13, 2014
  10. NFL Week 8 Winners and Losers: Rob Gronkowski Hunts Bears, J.J. W...

    Robert Mays

    The Steelers Offense When Todd Haley was building this offense over the last couple of seasons, in between intense goatee sculpting sessions, I imagine yesterday is what the Steelers had in mind. The best game of Ben Roethlisberger's car...

    Blog | October 27, 2014
  11. Joe Maddon’s Future and the End of an Era in Tampa Bay

    Jonah Keri

    Joe Maddon has opted out of the final year of his contract as Tampa Bay Rays manager, capping a disastrous season that started with the Rays as World Series contenders and ended with a sub-.500 record, their best pitcher traded, their general manager...

    Blog | October 24, 2014
  12. Roma Holiday: How the Italian Club Became a Champions League Cont...

    Mike L. Goodman

    Roma are a really good soccer team. This shouldn't be surprising. They are, after all, the biggest team in the biggest city in Italy. It's easy to shrug and say, "Of course Roma are the second-best team in Serie A. They are Roma.&quo...

    Blog | October 21, 2014
  13. Meet the Real Florida State: Your Weekly College Football Wrap

    Matt Hinton

    Florida State's come-from-behind, 31-27 win over Notre Dame was the best game of 2014 and a firm answer to one of the season's most pressing questions: No, these most definitely are not the same old Seminoles. As stewards of a 23-...

    Blog | October 20, 2014
  14. From Houston to Memphis: Gangsta Boo and Beatking Make the Mixtap...

    Shea Serrano

    On Tuesday, Gangsta Boo and Beatking released Underground Cassette Tape Music, a mixtape I imagine many will describe as "one of the best mixtapes of the year" and some will describe as "maybe the best mixtape of the yea...

    Blog | October 17, 2014
  15. How to Dismantle an Obnoxious Band: Six Things U2 Could Do to Be ...

    Josh Wimmer

    The worst part about being a U2 fan is just how goddamned uncool U2 is. A month ago, this band, my favorite band - one of the best-known, longest-running, and most critically acclaimed going concerns in popular music - gave away a...

    Blog | October 14, 2014
  16. Songs of the Week: Dej Loaf, Throwback Missy Elliott, Tracee Elli...

    Rembert Browne

    These aren't the best songs of the week. These aren't even the newest songs of the week. These are just songs of the week. Not since "Shmoney Dance" have I heard a song blare from so many car radios in New York. "Try Me,&q...

    Blog | October 10, 2014