Make No Mistake: Brazil Is Dominating This World Cup

In a World Cup filled with upsets, one factor stays constant: Brazil is one of the best soccer workforce on the planet. The Selecao got here...

Which World Cup Team Is The Best At Wasting Time?

If you happen to watched the World Cup these previous few weeks, you seemingly observed the sport that exists inside the recreation. Beneath most circumstances, when...

The Warriors Are Making A Mockery Of The NBA Salary Cap

Simply once you thought aggressive stability within the NBA couldn’t be worse, the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors swooped in Monday night time, stole the...

LeBron May Already Be The Greatest Laker Of All-Time

LeBron James in a Los Angeles Lakers uniform was once the stuff of fan photoshops and NBA 2K’s franchise mode.1 However now it has turn out...

How Good Will The Lakers Be With LeBron?

Love them or hate them, the Los Angeles Lakers lengthy represented the closest factor the NBA needed to a proverbial land of milk and honey. For...

Which 2018 Stars Are Doing The Best Impressions Of Pele, Maradona And Zidane?

By analyzing the statistical fingerprints of each efficiency by each participant to seem in a World Cup since 1966,1 FiveThirtyEight’s new interactive tool — 50 Years...

Compare Every World Cup Performance Since 1966

FiveThirtyEight PUBLISHED JUN. 28, 2018 AT 5:43 PM 50 Years Of World Cup Doppelgangers FiveThirtyEight’s MESSI* evaluation compares each participant in each World Cup from 1966 to 2018 by...

The LeBron James Decision-Making Machine

Graphics by Gus WezerekEvery 4 years, the basketball world holds its collective breath and waits for LeBron James to resolve which crew he’ll carry to the...

Germany Flamed Out In Spectacular, Historic Fashion

Say goodbye to another defending World Cup champion: Germany, the group that won it all four years ago, is formally out of the 2018 event. Regardless...