1. Carolina Hurricanes' Attendance Analysis and Projections for Remaining Games

    Two consecutive sparse crowds at PNC Arena over the weekend has reopened the debate over the Carolina Hurricanes ' declining attendance...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 month ago 1,853 reads 8 comments

  2. Cold Hard Fact for Tuesday, November 4, 2014

    Fact: After nine games, Andrew Luck is on pace to throw for 5,484 yards. That would break Peyton Manning 's single-season record of 5,477...

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  3. Cold Hard Fact for Monday, November 3, 2014

    Fact: The Miami Heat are off to a 3-0 start. They managed that feat just once while LeBron James played for Miami...

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  4. Ravens vs. Steelers: Live Scores and Analysis for Baltimore

    Regarded as one of the NFL 's fiercest rivalries, the Baltimore Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers face off in Week 9 for the second time this year. The two teams played earlier this year in a Week 2 affair on CBS' Thursday Night Football...

    Jason Marcum Written by Jason Marcum about 1 month ago 754 reads 4 comments

  5. Cold Hard Fact for Sunday, November 2, 2014

    Fact: The Lakers are 0-4 for the second time in franchise history, and the first time since 1957, when they were the Minneapolis Lakers...

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  6. Tracking Performances of Real Madrid, Barcelona Stars After Weekend of Nov. 1

    Jornada 10 in La Liga saw a change at the top of the table, with Real Madrid the new league leaders in Spain after they racked up a seventh straight victory in their primary domestic competition, while Barcelona slumped to a second straight loss...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 1 month ago 1,493 reads 2 comments

  7. Cold Hard Fact for Saturday, November 1, 2014

    Fact: Klay Thompson, who agreed to a max contract with the Golden State Warriors on Friday, holds an impressive shooting record. His 545 three-point field goals are the most all time in a player's first three seasons...

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  8. Boston Celtics: Opening Night Offensive Explosion a Sign of Things to Come?

    The Boston Celtics scored 121 points in their season-opening blowout of the Brooklyn Nets . Obviously, it's a bit ridiculous to make any judgments based on one game...

    Mark Vandeusen Written by Mark Vandeusen about 1 month ago 2,562 reads 5 comments

  9. Cold Hard Fact for Friday, October 31, 2014

    Fact: Thursday's opener for the Cleveland Cavaliers marked the first time ever in his NBA career that LeBron James tallied at least eight turnovers, fewer than five assists and fewer than 20 points...

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  10. C.J. Miles Is Indiana Pacers' Best Bet to Fill Small Forward Void

    The Indiana Pacers desperately need C.J. Miles to be an impact player at small forward this season. That desperation was not there when he was first signed this summer to a four-year $18 million deal ...

    Ian Levy Written by Ian Levy about 1 month ago 1,049 reads 1 comments

  11. A Progress Report on the Early-Season Form of Chelsea's Nemanja Matic

    Nemanja Matic joined Chelsea in January 2014, just three years after leaving the club as part of the deal for David Luiz. The Serbian midfielder had previously signed for the club in 2009 but was unable to break into the first team...

    Rowanne Westhenry Written by Rowanne Westhenry about 1 month ago 6,347 reads 13 comments

  12. 5 Stats That Should Make the Montreal Canadiens Worried Moving Forward

    The Montreal Canadiens just completed their three-game Western Canada road trip, taking three out of a possible six points to end October...

    Brandon DuBreuil Written by Brandon DuBreuil about 1 month ago 3,427 reads 11 comments

  13. Tracking the Performance of the Dodgers Prospects at the Arizona Fall League

    The season is now officially over, but the Los Angeles Dodgers have had their offseason plans in motion for a few weeks. The big news is obviously the hiring of Andrew Friedman , but the on-field future is currently in action...

    Seth Victor Written by Seth Victor about 1 month ago 674 reads 0 comments

  14. Cold Hard Fact for Thursday, October 30, 2014

    Fact: The San Francisco Giants are the first road team to win Game 7 of a World Series since the 1979 Pittsburgh Pirates. Road teams had lost nine straight World Series Game 7s...

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  15. The Bread-and-Butter Plays for Chris Bosh

    With the departure of LeBron James to Cleveland , Chris Bosh will become a greater focal point in the Miami Heat offense. Playing alongside the All-Star, ball-dominant James and Dwyane Wade limited his touches and impact...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 1 month ago 4,131 reads 10 comments

  16. Tracking the Performance of Baltimore O's Prospects at the Arizona Fall League

    A couple of weeks ago, I posted a piece highlighting the prospects who the Baltimore Orioles sent to the Arizona Fall League this October. With the season past the midway point, it's time we take a look at how these guys are doing out west...

    Alex Snyder Written by Alex Snyder about 1 month ago 1,078 reads 2 comments

  17. Comparing NFL's Top 5 Offenses and Defenses Against the Spread

    With the changing rules in the NFL , teams are scoring at an incredible rate this season. Offenses are attacking both on the ground and through the air, and the defenses feel the pressure that comes with more defensive penalties being called...

    Jeff Glauser Written by Jeff Glauser about 1 month ago 460 reads 0 comments

  18. Cold Hard Fact for Wednesday, October 29, 2014

    Fact: The last World Series team to win Game 7 on the road was the 1979 Pittsburgh Pirates against the Baltimore Orioles...

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  19. Which of Europe's Top 5 Leagues Is the Best?

    There’s constant debate among football fans and pundits regarding which of Europe’s top leagues is the best, but the argument usually results in each set of fans backing their favourite league as the best league—shocker...

    Jason Gomez Written by Jason Gomez about 1 month ago 412 reads 2 comments

  20. When NBA Bigs Commit to 3-Point Shot, Big Things Can Happen

    You hear about it every offseason. [NBA Big Man X] is going to try adding the three-point shot to his arsenal to better round out his offensive game...

    Jared Dubin Written by Jared Dubin about 1 month ago 11,684 reads 31 comments

  21. Notre Dame Football: Investigating Brian Kelly's History Against the Option

    SOUTH BEND, Ind.—Notre Dame football kicks off a difficult final five games of the regular season with a unique challenge Saturday in Navy’s triple-option offense...

    Mike Monaco Written by Mike Monaco about 1 month ago 4,022 reads 2 comments

  22. Minnesota Wild's Zach Parise, Mikael Granlund and Jason Pominville Dominate

    Minnesota Wild fans have a lot to cheer about so far this season. That's despite the fact that the Wild sit in 20th spot overall in the NHL , sporting a completely middling 4-3 record so far this year...

    Sean Tierney Written by Sean Tierney about 1 month ago 1,610 reads 8 comments

  23. 5 Stats That Should Make the Toronto Maple Leafs Worried Moving Forward

    While the Toronto Maple Leafs have managed to look mediocre on some nights, even more often, the club has not looked good at all. From the crease out, most of the Leafs have been underperforming early in the season...

    James Onusko Written by James Onusko about 1 month ago 1,393 reads 1 comments

  24. Pittsburgh Pirates: Pitching Prospects Shining Brightly in Arizona Fall League

    The Pittsburgh Pirates will likely head into the 2015 Major League Baseball winter meetings looking to upgrade their pitching staff with the goal of making it to the postseason ...

    Ryan Gaule Written by Ryan Gaule about 1 month ago 5,399 reads 1 comments

  25. Cold Hard Fact for Tuesday, October 28, 2014

    Fact: Veteran Champ Bailey retires with 12 Pro Bowl selections. That is tied for the most among defensive backs in NFL history...

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