SI.com - Top Stories http://www.si.com/si_topstories.rss SI.com is the league leader in original in-depth coverage of professional, local, college and international sports. And we're updated continuously, delivering the level of rich in-depth coverage Sports Illustrated fans demand. SI.com - Top Stories http://www.si.com/sites/all/modules/custom/si_outbound_feeds/images/si_rss_icon.gif http://www.si.com/si_topstories.rss 48 48 SI.com is the league leader in original in-depth coverage of professional, local, college and international sports. And we're updated continuously, delivering the level of rich in-depth coverage Sports Illustrated fans demand. (c) 2015 Time Inc. All Rights Reserved en-us Sat, 25 Apr 2015 14:11:49 -0400 5 NFL Draft Top 300 Players Available http://www.si.com/external/link/nfl-draft-top-300-players-available?xid=si_topstories NFL Draft Top 300 Players Available. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 20:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/external/link/nfl-draft-top-300-players-available marquee NFL Draft Top 300 Players Available Rangers trade gives Hamilton chance at getting life, career back in order http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/04/25/josh-hamilton-traded-rangers-angels?xid=si_topstories Josh Hamilton's tenure with the Angels is over as the one-time MVP is reportedly headed back to Texas. A compassionate Rangers organization should help Hamilton get his life and career back on track. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 01:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/04/25/josh-hamilton-traded-rangers-angels marquee Rangers trade gives Hamilton chance at getting life, career back in order Jay Jaffe Jay Jaffe Islanders: Nassau Coliseum's final shift http://www.si.com/nhl/video/2015/04/08/new-york-islanders-nassau-coliseum-final-shift?xid=si_topstories Moving to Brooklyn for the 2015-16 season, the New York Islanders hope to give a parting gift to the venue that experienced triumphs and... 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Kawhi Leonard goes off as Spurs crush Clippers to take series lead http://www.si.com/nba/2015/04/25/spurs-clippers-game-3-kawhi-leonard?xid=si_topstories Sat, 25 Apr 2015 02:39:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/2015/04/25/spurs-clippers-game-3-kawhi-leonard topstories Kawhi Leonard goes off as Spurs crush Clippers to take series lead Ben Golliver Ben Golliver Henrik Lundqvist, Rangers defense shut down Penguins to advance http://www.si.com/nhl/2015/04/24/rangers-eliminate-penguins-hagelin-lundqvist-fleury?xid=si_topstories Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nhl/2015/04/24/rangers-eliminate-penguins-hagelin-lundqvist-fleury topstories Henrik Lundqvist, Rangers defense shut down Penguins to advance Gabriel Baumgaertner Gabriel Baumgaertner Reports: Los Angeles Angels agree to trade Josh Hamilton to Texas Rangers http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/04/24/los-angeles-angels-josh-hamilton-traded-texas-rangers-buyout?xid=si_topstories The Los Angeles Angels have agreed to trade Josh Hamilton to Texas Rangers, according to multiple reports Friday Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/04/24/los-angeles-angels-josh-hamilton-traded-texas-rangers-buyout topstories Reports: Los Angeles Angels agree to trade Josh Hamilton to Texas Rangers SI Wire Wizards' Paul Pierce buries Raptors, then declares 'That's why I'm here' http://www.si.com/nba/2015/04/24/paul-pierce-dagger-video-wizards-raptors?xid=si_topstories Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/2015/04/24/paul-pierce-dagger-video-wizards-raptors topstories Wizards' Paul Pierce buries Raptors, then declares 'That's why I'm here' Ben Golliver Ben Golliver Craig Anderson, Senators stonewall Canadiens, stay alive with Game 5 win http://www.si.com/nhl/2015/04/24/canadiens-senators-game-5-craig-anderson-power-play?xid=si_topstories Sat, 25 Apr 2015 00:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nhl/2015/04/24/canadiens-senators-game-5-craig-anderson-power-play topstories Craig Anderson, Senators stonewall Canadiens, stay alive with Game 5 win Allan Muir Allan Muir Tiger Woods will play Players Championship May 7-10 at TPC Sawgrass http://www.si.com/external/link/tiger-woods-will-play-players-championship-may-7-10-tpc-sawgrass?xid=si_topstories Tiger Woods will play Players Championship May 7-10 at TPC Sawgrass Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/external/link/tiger-woods-will-play-players-championship-may-7-10-tpc-sawgrass topstories Tiger Woods will play Players Championship May 7-10 at TPC Sawgrass Mets at Yankees Friday, April 24th, 2015 http://www.si.com/mlb/game/2015/04/24/mets-yankees-friday-april-24th-2015-0?xid=si_topstories Fri, 24 Apr 2015 19:05:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/game/2015/04/24/mets-yankees-friday-april-24th-2015-0 topstories Mets at Yankees Friday, April 24th, 2015 Robin Ventura: Chris Sale tried to get into Royals clubhouse after brawl http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/04/24/royals-white-sox-brawl-chris-sale-tries-get-kansas-city-clubhouse?xid=si_topstories Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/04/24/royals-white-sox-brawl-chris-sale-tries-get-kansas-city-clubhouse topstories Robin Ventura: Chris Sale tried to get into Royals clubhouse after brawl SI Wire Former Olympian Bruce Jenner: 'I am a woman now' http://www.si.com/more-sports/2015/04/24/bruce-jenner-decathalon-reality-tv-i-am-woman-now?xid=si_topstories Fri, 24 Apr 2015 22:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/more-sports/2015/04/24/bruce-jenner-decathalon-reality-tv-i-am-woman-now topstories Former Olympian Bruce Jenner: 'I am a woman now' SI Wire How football insiders watch the All-22 tape http://www.si.com/external/link/how-football-insiders-watch-all-22-tape?xid=si_topstories How football insiders watch the All-22 tape Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/external/link/how-football-insiders-watch-all-22-tape topstories How football insiders watch the All-22 tape Andy Benoit Andy Benoit Bulls roll to Finals? NBA playoffs first round overreactions http://www.si.com/external/link/bulls-roll-finals-nba-playoffs-first-round-overreactions?xid=si_topstories Bulls roll to Finals? NBA playoffs first round overreactions Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:00:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/external/link/bulls-roll-finals-nba-playoffs-first-round-overreactions topstories Bulls roll to Finals? NBA playoffs first round overreactions <![CDATA[Watch: Mexico's Miguel Layśn posts video of Watford players' celebrations]]> http://www.si.com/planet-futbol/2015/04/25/miguel-layun-watford-fc-epl-promotion-celebration-video?xid=si_topstories Watford FC is back in the English Premier League after an eight-year absence. That's cause to celebrate, as a video posted by Mexico international... 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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/04/23/2015-nfl-draft-team-previews topstories 2015 NFL draft team previews Don Banks Don Banks Gary Bettman dismisses sexist Katy Perry chant, talks hot NHL topics http://www.si.com/nhl/2015/04/24/gary-bettman-dismisses-katy-perry-chant-sexism-winnipeg-discusses-nhl-expansion-olympics-more?xid=si_topstories NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman called out for dismissing Katy Perry chant sexism in Winnipeg. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:00:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nhl/2015/04/24/gary-bettman-dismisses-katy-perry-chant-sexism-winnipeg-discusses-nhl-expansion-olympics-more xltile Gary Bettman dismisses sexist Katy Perry chant, talks hot NHL topics Sarah Kwak Sarah Kwak Gary Bettman dismisses sexist Katy Perry chant, talks hot NHL topics http://www.si.com/nhl/2015/04/24/gary-bettman-dismisses-katy-perry-chant-sexism-winnipeg-discusses-nhl-expansion-olympics-more?xid=si_topstories NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman called out for dismissing Katy Perry chant sexism in Winnipeg. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:00:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nhl/2015/04/24/gary-bettman-dismisses-katy-perry-chant-sexism-winnipeg-discusses-nhl-expansion-olympics-more xwtile Gary Bettman dismisses sexist Katy Perry chant, talks hot NHL topics Sarah Kwak Sarah Kwak Harden, Rockets too much for Rondo-less Mavericks in Game 3 http://www.si.com/nba/2015/04/24/james-harden-rajon-rondo-rockets-mavericks-game-3?xid=si_topstories Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/2015/04/24/james-harden-rajon-rondo-rockets-mavericks-game-3 writer Harden, Rockets too much for Rondo-less Mavericks in Game 3 Matt Dollinger Matt Dollinger How did Aaron Rodgers slip to No. 24 in the 2005 draft? Inside the tumble http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/04/24/aaron-rodgers-alex-smith-2005-nfl-draft?xid=si_topstories Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/04/24/aaron-rodgers-alex-smith-2005-nfl-draft writer How did Aaron Rodgers slip to No. 24 in the 2005 draft? Inside the tumble Joan Niesen Joan Niesen NFL draft: The best and worst teams at finding Pro Bowlers in Round 1 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/04/23/2015-nfl-draft-first-round-history?xid=si_topstories A closer look at the last 15 years of drafts shows just how important it is to nail the first-round pick. Which teams are consistently the best at getting the draft right? Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:00:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/04/23/2015-nfl-draft-first-round-history writer NFL draft: The best and worst teams at finding Pro Bowlers in Round 1 Will Laws Are these players' hot or cold starts for real? Scouts offer their takes http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/04/24/scouts-takes-hot-cold-starts-alex-rodriguez-chase-utley-carlos-beltran?xid=si_topstories Chase Utley has been horrid in the early going, but is it a fluke or a sign of real trouble? Scouts weigh in on his struggles, as well as other players off to blazing-fast or ice-cold starts. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 13:11:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/04/24/scouts-takes-hot-cold-starts-alex-rodriguez-chase-utley-carlos-beltran writer Are these players' hot or cold starts for real? Scouts offer their takes Albert Chen Albert Chen Congested U.S. senior, U-23, U-20 slate creates roster balance puzzle http://www.si.com/planet-futbol/2015/04/24/usmnt-u23-u20-u17-jurgen-klinsmann-usa-olympics-world-cup?xid=si_topstories Fri, 24 Apr 2015 09:00:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/planet-futbol/2015/04/24/usmnt-u23-u20-u17-jurgen-klinsmann-usa-olympics-world-cup writer Congested U.S. senior, U-23, U-20 slate creates roster balance puzzle Liviu Bird Liviu Bird On watching tape and the search for Seattle's defensive MVP http://www.si.com/external/link/watching-tape-and-search-seattles-defensive-mvp?xid=si_topstories For an inveterate tape-watcher, the complexity and beauty of pro football are on display in the All-22 film, but neither it nor an intimate insider... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/external/link/watching-tape-and-search-seattles-defensive-mvp writer On watching tape and the search for Seattle's defensive MVP Andy Benoit Andy Benoit How Stephen Curry, Golden State Warriors have matured http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/04/24/stephen-curry-golden-state-warriors-playoff-perforamnces?xid=si_topstories On SI Now, Sports Illustrated senior writer Phil Taylor talks about what the Golden State Warriors have proved in the playoffs. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:13:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/04/24/stephen-curry-golden-state-warriors-playoff-perforamnces lists How Stephen Curry, Golden State Warriors have matured Have the Cleveland Cavaliers found a role for Kevin Love? http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/04/24/kevin-love-found-role-cleveland-cavaliers?xid=si_topstories On SI Now, Sports Illustrated senior writer Phil Taylor discusses how Kevin Love has stepped up his game in the NBA playoffs. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:57:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/04/24/kevin-love-found-role-cleveland-cavaliers lists Have the Cleveland Cavaliers found a role for Kevin Love? Billy Donovan the frontrunner for the OKC Thunder job? http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/04/24/billy-donovan-frontrunner-okc-thunder-job?xid=si_topstories ON SI Now, Sports Illustrated senior writer Phil Taylor reveals the relationship between Billy Donovan and Thunder GM Sam Presti and discusses why... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/04/24/billy-donovan-frontrunner-okc-thunder-job lists Billy Donovan the frontrunner for the OKC Thunder job? How Aaron Rodgers tumbled in the 2005 NFL draft http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/04/24/how-aaron-rodgers-tumbled-2005-nfl-draft?xid=si_topstories On SI Now, Sports Illustrated staff writer Joan Niesen explains how despite being one of the top two QB prospects in the 2005 NFL draft, Aaron... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/04/24/how-aaron-rodgers-tumbled-2005-nfl-draft lists How Aaron Rodgers tumbled in the 2005 NFL draft Lee Jenkins: Kawhi Leonard DPOY win highlights 'golden age' of perimeter D http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/04/23/lee-jenkins-kawhi-leonard-defense?xid=si_topstories On SI Now, Sports Illustrated senior writer Lee Jenkins discusses why Kawhi Leonard won Defensive Player of the Year even though he only played in... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/04/23/lee-jenkins-kawhi-leonard-defense lists Lee Jenkins: Kawhi Leonard DPOY win highlights 'golden age' of perimeter D The Belgian Waffle Ride serves up a unique but tough cycling experience http://www.si.com/edge/2015/04/09/belgian-waffle-ride-2015-cycling-race-california?xid=si_topstories Fri, 24 Apr 2015 13:06:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/edge/2015/04/09/belgian-waffle-ride-2015-cycling-race-california bigtiles The Belgian Waffle Ride serves up a unique but tough cycling experience Tim Newcomb Tim Newcomb