1. Barcelona vs. Apoel: Key Issues That Will Shape Champions League Game

    Barcelona is set to kick off their Champions League campaign this season when the host group-stage rivals Apoel on Wednesday. The Cypriot champions will be making the trip to the Camp Nou and fans are in for a thriller...

    Tre' Atkinson Written by Tre' Atkinson about 4 hours ago 1,904 reads 6 comments

  2. Should the Dodgers Bench Yasiel Puig If He Keeps Up Vanishing Act?

    If it feels like it's been a while since the baseball-consuming world has been captivated by Yasiel Puig , that's because it has...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 hours ago 4,163 reads 11 comments

  3. Loss to John Cena Would Devalue Brock Lesnar's Accomplishments in 2014

    There are few, if any, WWE Superstars who can claim to have the monumental 2014 that Brock Lesnar has. After a less-than-stellar performance at the Royal Rumble against Big Show, ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 4 hours ago 585 reads 15 comments

  4. Tempers flare in Baltimore

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  5. Schalke's Hoewedes Stays Behind as Team off to Face Chelsea

    (Reuters) - Schalke 04 captain Benedikt Hoewedes has not travelled with the team to London for their Champions League opener against Chelsea on Wednesday, staying behind for further tests regarding a hip injury, the German club said...

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 4 hours ago 357 reads 0 comments

  6. 8-Run Sixth Helps Dodgers Stretch NL West Lead

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  7. WWE Raw: Looking into the Strange Booking Decisions from This Week's Show

    Perhaps I’m being old-fashioned—I’d rather call it old school—but for me, any go-home broadcast of Monday Night Raw needs to deliver the goods...

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  8. Chen Wins 16th as O's Reduce Magic Number to One

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 hours ago 270 reads 0 comments

  9. Back-to-Back Jacks in Ninth Keep Tigers on Pace

    With a six-run lead gone, the pennant race tightening and a loss on the horizon, the Tigers leaned on a kid pitcher and two veteran hitters to save the day...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 hours ago 201 reads 0 comments

  10. WWE Night of Champions 2014: Breaking Down Biggest Matches on the Card

    Despite Monday Night Raw going through something of a middling stretch at the moment, the card that has been assembled for Night of Champions seems like it could be a worthy follow-up to last month's excellent SummerSlam ...

    Brad Jones Written by Brad Jones about 4 hours ago 1,951 reads 14 comments

  11. Chopra Confirmed as New Warwickshire Captain

    Warwickshire County Cricket Club has today confirmed that Varun Chopra will take over as Club Captain following the retirement of current skipper Jim Troughton through injury.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 4 hours ago 3 reads 0 comments

  12. The Drog Is Back

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 4 hours ago 262 reads 0 comments

  13. VIDEO: Dodgers' Puig, Kemp Exchange Words in Dugout

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 hours ago 247 reads 0 comments

  14. Purdue Linebacker Duo Impresses Hazell

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 4 hours ago 7 reads 0 comments

  15. NFL Report Cards: Team-by-Team Grades for Week 2

    Paradigms are meant to be shattered. The Seattle Seahawks were an A+ team after Week 1. This fit many preconceived notions about the reigning Super Bowl champions...

    Michael Schottey Written by Michael Schottey about 4 hours ago 19,769 reads 30 comments

  16. So Who Is the NFL's Best Cornerback These Days?

    Yes, we dare to ask the question. Before the start of the 2014 NFL season, we heard the usual debate about who is the best cover cornerback in the NFL these days. The usual suspects were named...

    Russell S. Baxter Written by Russell S. Baxter about 5 hours ago 13,513 reads 85 comments

  17. Raiders Need Emotional Leadership to Overcome Multitude of Issues

    The Oakland Raiders are not just 0-2; they are an 0-2 that stinks worse than the San Francisco bay mud at low tide. In Week 1, the New York Jets thrashed the Raiders in every way except in the final score...

    Christopher Hansen Written by Christopher Hansen about 5 hours ago 2,861 reads 30 comments

  18. The NFL Needs Its Own Supreme Court to Clean Up Its Act

    We, the people who support the NFL with our wallets, eyeballs, affection and devotion, hold these truths to be self-evident: The NFL’s Problems Are Not Going Away ...

    Mike Tanier Written by Mike Tanier about 5 hours ago 14,685 reads 74 comments

  19. Premier League Power Rankings 2014 Week 5: Latest EPL Title Odds and Outlook

    Four weeks into the 2014-15 Premier League campaign, any pre-season bets hedged on Chelsea to run away with the title look strong...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 5 hours ago 248 reads 0 comments

  20. Leigh Halfpenny Shock as Toulon Boss Warns: 'We May Terminate His Contract'

    Toulon Presidient Mourad Boudjellal furious at Halfpenny's injury problems and declares 'we don't want to just prepare him for Wales for the World Cup'.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 5 hours ago 37 reads 0 comments

  21. Bayern Munich vs. Manchester City: Keys to Victory in Champions League Game

    Bayern Munich meet Manchester City for the fifth time in four seasons on Wednesday, the German and English league holders having drawn one another in the Champions League group stage on three occasions in the last four campaigns...

    Clark Whitney Written by Clark Whitney about 5 hours ago 817 reads 0 comments

  22. Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 3: Smart Matchup Plays, Sleepers and More

    Every fantasy football enthusiast is aware which players must be started on a weekly basis. Benching the likes of Peyton Manning , LeSean McCoy or Calvin Johnson due to an unfavorable matchup simply isn't wise...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 5 hours ago 5,895 reads 2 comments

  23. Floyd Mayweather Has Himself to Blame for Waning Popularity and Interest

    They say all good things come to an end, and that appears to be the case for Floyd Mayweather 's empire. Still the king of the hill, Mayweather is gradually losing his grip on his popularity...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 5 hours ago 1,640 reads 10 comments

  24. Week 3 Waiver Wire: Top Pickups and Drops

    The worst thing about writing about fantasy football as a job—and believe me, the good dramatically outweighs any bad there might be—is that I know the people in my various leagues have easy access to my thought process on a weekly basis...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 hours ago 4,629 reads 0 comments

  25. Do We Have James Harden's Defensive Reputation All Wrong?

    James Harden 's struggles on defense are well-documented. Countless videos on YouTube , both from this past NBA season and his recent tenure with Team USA during the 2014 FIBA World Cup, demonstrate a complete lack of defensive effort...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 5 hours ago 2,611 reads 30 comments