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  1. Manchester City vs. Olympiacos: Predicting City's International Champions Cup XI

    Manchester City had control of their own destiny in the Guinness International Champions Cup and let it slip away. Which, if we are being truthful, might be for the best...

  2. Is the WTA's Focus on Image Good or Bad for Women's Tennis?

    Strong is beautiful. That's the tag line for an ad campaign the WTA Tour adopted to promote its players. The marketing campaign features players in glamours attire, full makeup and athletic poses...

  3. Cuba's Lazaro Martinez: Is He the World's Next 60-Foot Triple-Jumper?

    Sixteen-year-old Cuban triple-jumper Lazaro Martinez appears to have all the physical tools necessary to pierce the barrier only one other human (Britain's Jonathan Edwards) has broached—the 60-foot mark...

  4. Palace Malice Faces off with Will Take Charge in Whitney at Saratoga

    Dogwood Stables’ Palace Malice was installed as the even-money morning line favorite and will be seeking to keep his perfect 2014 season intact when he takes on eight foes in Saturday’s Grade 1, $1...

  5. Grading the Chicago Cubs' Trade Deadline Performance

    Fans knew the Cubs would be sellers once again this trade deadline, and with their flurry of deals over the past month, they've added several more key prospects...

  6. Arsenal vs. Benfica: How Gunners Will Line Up in Emirates Cup

    Arsenal are ready to kick their preseason preparations up a notch by playing Benfica in the first match of the Emirates Cup...

  7. San Francisco 49ers: Can Blaine Gabbert Salvage His NFL Career?

    At the beginning of the month, we looked at similarity scores for Colin Kaepernick to try to figure out how he will improve in 2014...

  8. Is a QB Training Camp Battle Good or Bad for an NFL Team?

    Everyone loves a quarterback training camp battle—at least, everyone who doesn't draw a team paycheck...

  9. Odds for Each of Canada's NHL Teams to Win the 2014-15 Stanley Cup

    The 2013-14 season was a tough one for hockey fans in Canada. For the first time since 1973 , per Tim Wharmsby of CBC.ca, only one north-of-the-border franchise qualified for the postseason...

  10. Brandon Browner's Nastiness Necessary for New England

    Since Rodney Harrison stopped patrolling the secondary in New England, the Patriots defense has lacked a certain je ne sais quoi . Pads didn't crack as hard. Tacklers became catchers...

  11. Glover Teixeira vs. Phil Davis Booked, Could Be Added to UFC 179

    A clash between Top 10 light heavyweights Glover Teixeira and Phil Davis appears to be on its way to the UFC 179 main card. Per Combate (h/t MMAJunkie .com ), No. 4 Teixeira and No...

  12. Yoel Romero Is a Middleweight Title Dark Horse

    Chris Weidman's busy defending his title. Anderson Silva's busy preparing for his comeback. Vitor Belfort's busy brushing off his critics. Luke Rockhold's busy vying to replace Belfort as one of his biggest critics...

  13. Fantasy Football 2014: Top Sleepers at Every Skill Position

    There are certain fantasy breakouts people clamor to claim off waivers midseason—think Denver Broncos tight end Julius Thomas and New England Patriots wide receiver Julian ...

  14. Duke Basketball: Will Blue Devils Still Be an Elite Offensive Team in 2014-15?

    College basketball fans may remember Duke slinking off the court after a 2014 NCAA tournament loss to Mercer, but the Blue Devils were absolutely dominant during the regular season on the offensive end...

  15. Adrien Broner Will Fight Emmanuel Taylor on September 6

    Adrien Broner is coming home. As expected, Showtime Sports confirmed Thursday evening that Broner 's next bout will be against Emmanuel Taylor on Sept...

  16. Austin Jackson Will Help Seattle Mariners Get Season Back on Track

    The Seattle Mariners got exactly what they needed just before the MLB trade deadline. With the squad desperate for an offensive boost, the front office found a way to bring ...

  17. 5 Players Turning Heads at Dallas Cowboys Training Camp

    It's just a week into Dallas Cowboys training camp and there is already so much to talk about. Football is officially back in full swing with the 2014 season right around the corner...

  18. Eric Hosmer Injury: Updates on Royals Star's Hand and Return

    Thursday keeps getting worse for the Kansas City Royals. First they failed to make any major moves on deadline day, and now they'll be without Eric Hosmer for as much as a month, ...

  19. Dez Bryant Will Reap Benefits of Tyron Smith Deal in Long Run

    Dallas Cowboys left tackle Tyron Smith might be the new $110 million man thanks to Wednesday's deal, as reported by ESPN.com's Todd Archer , but it was Dez Bryant who smiled the widest when it was announced...

  20. Julius Peppers' Freakish Athletic Ability Is an Ideal Fit for Packers Defense

    At 34 years old, Julius Peppers can still run like a tight end, explode off the line of scrimmage with an electric first step and showcase his freakish athletic ability to chase down the quarterback or make a play in the open field...

  21. Early Win-Loss Prediction for Boston Celtics Next Season

    Any prediction for the 2014-15 Boston Celtics season can basically be summed up in four words: It won’t be pretty...

  22. San Diego Chargers Must Improve in Red Zone to Have a Great 2014

    The San Diego Chargers offense should be even better in 2014—another year in Mike McCoy’s system, the return of Malcom Floyd and the addition of Donald ...

  23. Lance Stephenson Shows He Has Cherry Picking Down to Perfection

    The Charlotte Hornets' Lance Stephenson is not about to wear himself out in the offseason. At a PRO City NYC basketball game, Stephenson showed off his cherry-picking abilities while his teammates wasted their time playing defense...

  24. Breaking Down the Los Angeles Lakers' Point Guard Position

    Preseason discussion about a lack of leadership at the point guard position is nothing new for the Los Angeles Lakers ...

  25. Kyle Korver and Klay Thompson Square off in 3-Point Shootout at USAB Practice

    We've already seen some intrasquad one-on-one showdowns between Kevin Durant , Paul George and James Harden at Team USA practice, and it looks like they're not the only ones competing against each other...

  26. Georgia Football: Will the Bulldogs Feature the Spread Offense in 2014?

    Most Bulldog fans know about new defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt and how the defense will have a slightly different look this season compared to the previous years with Todd Grantham...

  27. 3 New York Mets Prospects Who Will Help the Team in 2015

    With the trade deadline over, the New York Mets kept all of their prospects. While they could still deal some of them over the offseason, right now is a safe time to look at which players have a chance of helping the team in 2015...

  28. 2014 College Football Rankings: Most Underrated Teams in Opening Coaches Poll

    The college football preseason polls are fun for debate, but they often look foolish by the end of the season. A year ago at this time, Florida State was not considered a top-10 team and Auburn did not even get a vote in the AP Poll ...

  29. Isaiah Thomas Discusses Playing Against Sacramento Kings Next Season

    Isaiah Thomas had three good seasons with the Sacramento Kings. Too bad for Sacramento that they will be the last thing on his mind when he meets his old team for the first time...

  30. The Biggest Questions for the Remainder of Toronto Maple Leafs' 2014 Offseason

    If Toronto Maple Leafs fans were looking for change in the 2014 offseason, they should not be disappointed. While most of the key players will return, there could be as many as seven or eight new faces on the opening-night roster...