1. The Bread-and-Butter Plays for Kobe Bryant

    Kobe Bryant 's supreme confidence has always been both his greatest asset and most glaring weakness. A confident Bryant intimidates opponents, wills his teammates to greater heights and dominates the fourth quarter...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 3 months ago 4,872 reads 21 comments

  2. Cold Hard Fact for Wednesday, November 12, 2014

    Fact: Los Angeles Lakers' Kobe Bryant passed John Havlicek for most missed field goals in NBA history. Havlicek 's record was 13,417 missed field goals...

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  3. Cold Hard Fact for Tuesday, November 11, 2014

    Fact: The Philadelphia Eagles have scored eight touchdowns on special teams and defense this season, twice as many as any other team in the NFL ...

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  4. Cold Hard Fact for Monday, November 10, 2014

    Fact: Spurs’ Duncan-Ginobili-Parker trio reached 500 wins Monday. They’re second behind Celtics’ Bird-McHale-Parish (540)...

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  5. Cold Hard Fact for Sunday, November 9, 2014

    Fact: Under the current NFL playoff format, teams that start 4-5 only make the playoffs 13 percent of the time...

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  6. Tracking Performances of Real Madrid, Barcelona Stars After Weekend of Nov. 8

    We continue our usual roundup of Barcelona's and Real Madrid's biggest stars this weekend by looking at the victories for both teams on Saturday in jornada 11 of La Liga...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 3 months ago 2,633 reads 4 comments

  7. Cold Hard Fact for Saturday, November 8, 2014

    Fact: Baylor QB Bryce Petty now has 14 career 300-yard passing games, breaking a tie with Robert Griffin III for the school record...

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  8. Cold Hard Fact for Friday, November 7, 2014

    Fact: Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton became just the seventh quarterback since 1996 to throw at least 30 passes with 10 or fewer completions on Thursday. Dalton is the only player who's thrown three or more interceptions in the process...

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  9. Alabama Has Matchup Advantage in Critical LSU Game

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Alabama-LSU is always a matchup of two very talented teams. Both recruit at a very high level, and it’s evident on the field. According to Andrew Gribble of al ...

    Marc Torrence Written by Marc Torrence about 3 months ago 8,627 reads 18 comments

  10. Indiana Pacers Bench Failing to Be a Weapon Again This Season

    The Indiana Pacers have been fighting the same battle for three seasons now—finding a productive combination off the bench...

    Ian Levy Written by Ian Levy about 3 months ago 670 reads 9 comments

  11. The 5 Most Telling Stats for BYU This Season

    On the heels of a season-saving win at Middle Tennessee, BYU has a bye week before its final three games. But with most of the season already finished, now is a good time to look back on the first nine games...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 3 months ago 2,925 reads 2 comments

  12. Cold Hard Fact for Thursday, November 6, 2014

    Fact: With the Cavaliers at 1-3, only 5 teams have ever won the NBA Championship after Starting 1-3 all-time, none since the 1990-91 Bulls...

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  13. How Soon Do MLB Teams Regret Blockbuster, $100 Million Free-Agent Deals?

    It's Major League Baseball's offseason, which means the following are all but guaranteed: rampant rumors, ceaseless speculation and at least one free agent landing a nine-figure contract...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 3 months ago 15,270 reads 33 comments

  14. The Bread-and-Butter Plays for James Harden

    Within the Houston Rockets ' offensive system, James Harden 's leash is virtually nonexistent. The team's focus on three-pointers and two-point attempts in the restricted area ...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 3 months ago 3,915 reads 20 comments

  15. The 5 Most Telling Stats for the Wisconsin Badgers This Season

    The Wisconsin Badgers find themselves at 6-2 and tied in the loss-column for first place in the Big Ten West...

    Brian Weidy Written by Brian Weidy about 3 months ago 2,531 reads 6 comments

  16. The 5 Most Telling Stats for the Miami Hurricanes This Season

    The Miami Hurricanes have already clinched bowl eligibility, one simple step in continuing their trek toward perennial relevance once again...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 3 months ago 9,476 reads 27 comments

  17. Cold Hard Fact for Wednesday, November 5, 2014

    Fact: LeBron James' 11 points scored against the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday night was his lowest point total since 12/5/08 (vs. the Indiana Pacers), and only the 16th time in his career he's scored 11 points or fewer...

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  18. Texas Football: The 5 Most Telling Stats for the Longhorns This Season

    Despite their 4-5 record, the Texas Longhorns remain a team ripe with potential. But as the stats show, it's tough to expect much more down the stretch thanks to their mistake-prone ways...

    Zach Shelton Written by Zach Shelton about 3 months ago 4,018 reads 4 comments

  19. 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 3 months ago 2,186 reads 8 comments

  20. 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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  21. 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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  22. 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 3 months ago 822 reads 4 comments

  23. 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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  24. 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 3 months ago 1,495 reads 2 comments

  25. 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...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 3 months ago 28,733 reads 15 comments