1. NFL Thanksgiving Brawl: Green Bay Packers Beat Down Detroit Lions

    The Detroit Lions showed a lack of class on Thanksgiving, and it all but made the NFC North title official for the Green Bay Packers. The defending champions have a 3...

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  2. Ndamukong Suh Must Be Suspended to End Detroit Lions' Bad Behavior

    This article is not going to be met well by the Detroit Lions fans, but it needs to be said. Everyone, including this Green Bay Packers fan, was rooting for this team because they were bouncing back from the humiliation of an 0-16 season...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about almost 3 years ago 1,207 reads 127 comments

  3. San Jose Sharks Fans: 5 Reasons for Thanksgiving

    Players and coaches agreed that the San Jose Sharks skaters were out-executed and outperformed Wednesday night by the Chicago Blackhawks ...

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  4. Green Bay Packers Thanksgiving Preview vs. Detroit Lions

    As a fan of the Green Bay Packers , I have a lot to be thankful for. We are the defending Super Bowl champions. We are 10-0, giving us a 16-game winning streak...

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  5. San Jose Sharks Sweep Weekend Road Trip, Prepare To Host Chicago Blackhawks

    The San Jose Sharks continue to prove their versatility. They have won games by scoring a lot of goals and by holding opponents to a single goal (as yet they lack a shutout). They have won by putting a lot of shots on net and when being out-shot...

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  6. NFL Week 11: Green Bay Packers Unit Grades vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    When a team has won 15 straight games, they have a tendency to get into opposing coaches' and players' heads. They often make errors they would not otherwise make that put their teams at a disadvantage...

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  7. NHL History: Best Captain Ever of Each NHL Team, Part II

    In the first installment of this series, I took a look at the all-time captain for each NHL franchise...

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  8. NHL Pacific Showdown Preview: San Jose Sharks @ Dallas Stars

    Since 2008, the San Jose Sharks have spent most of their time in first place in the Pacific Division. After a win over the rival Detroit Red Wings Thursday, that is once again where they find themselves...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about almost 3 years ago 186 reads 36 comments

  9. NFL Week 11: Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Green Bay Packers Preview

    Former Pro Bowl defensive back Eric Davis told his 95.7 "The Game" listeners there was no such thing as a trap game: "It's all about preparation." Davis knows more about football than I ever will...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about almost 3 years ago 602 reads 6 comments

  10. San Jose Sharks Look to Bounce Back from Flat Performance vs. Phoenix Coyotes

    San Jose Sharks coach Todd McLellan himself said that in an 82-game schedule, even the best teams have five to seven games you can just throw out. But he did not think Saturday's 3-0 loss to the Phoenix Coyotes was one of them...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about almost 3 years ago 304 reads 7 comments

  11. NFC North: Green Bay Packers Unit Grades vs. Minnesota Vikings

    Packers Nation was sick of hearing it, and apparently Dom Capers was, too: This is not a championship defense. The Packers only allowed Minnesota one score. That was after a turnover gave them the ball at the Packers 14...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about almost 3 years ago 267 reads 2 comments

  12. NHL History: Best Captain Ever of Each NHL Team, Part I

    Other sports have captains, but nowhere is the designation more significant than in the NHL . For one thing, captains take a tangible role in having officials talk to them about things like official rulings and other team messages...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about almost 3 years ago 1,381 reads 28 comments

  13. Vikings vs. Packers: Previewing the NFC North Matchup

    While the Green Bay Packers - Minnesota Vikings rivalry has been defined by Brett Favre since 1992, he is now the past quarterback for both teams. Their quarterbacks of the future are the ones who will be battling in this game...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about almost 3 years ago 1,475 reads 4 comments

  14. NFC North: Minnesota Vikings-Green Bay Packers Rivalry Still About Brett Favre

    The Green Bay Packers focus on winning titles. The Minnesota Vikings focus on winning the head-to-head with their rival. It was not always that way...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about almost 3 years ago 2,107 reads 25 comments

  15. San Jose Sharks Dominate Minnesota Wild in NHL Trade Battle

    There is a special link between the Minnesota Wild and San Jose Sharks . It was this way before they became trading in the summer of 2011. The last Wild coach had been Todd McLellan's assistant...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about almost 3 years ago 426 reads 2 comments

  16. NHL Trade Analysis: Minnesota Wild vs. San Jose Sharks

    Over the summer, the San Jose Sharks and Minnesota Wild were trading partners on three occasions. In total, San Jose moved Devin Setoguchi, Dany Heatley, prospect Charlie Coyle and first- and third-round picks...

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  17. Green Bay vs. San Diego: Grading the Packers' Performance Against the Chargers

    The Green Bay Packers have now won a franchise-record 14 straight games. That is quite an accomplishment for the third-oldest franchise in the sport, much less the one with the best winning percentage and most championships...

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  18. 13 NHL Players for Your Sister or Daughter to Marry

    When Bleacher Report asked me to write this piece, I thought, "Well, my daughters all have four legs (two dogs and a cat) and my sister married a really good friend of mine...

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  19. NHL Pacific Showdown: Los Angeles Kings @ San Jose Sharks Preview

    The San Jose Sharks have had a lot of defining moments so early in the season. After struggling for three of the first four games, the team faced a good news/bad news outlook—times three...

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  20. Green Bay Packers @ San Diego Chargers Preview

    Every year, the San Diego Chargers struggle with turnovers, penalties and loss of personnel. Yet every year, they are considered major contenders to win the AFC. This year, Peter King of Sports Illustrated picked them to win the AFC...

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  21. San Jose Sharks Celebrate Joe Thornton, Comeback Win over Pittsburgh Penguins

    At the outset of Thursday night's matchup between potential Stanley Cup opponents San Jose Sharks and Pittsburgh Penguins , Joe Thornton 's milestones of 1,000 games and 700 assists were celebrated...

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  22. 2011 Green Bay Packers Mid-Term Grades: Defense and Special Teams

    Having already prepared the mid-term grades for the Green Bay Packers ' offense last week, it is time to focus our attention on the defense and special teams...

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  23. 2012 Stanley Cup Preview: Pittsburgh Penguins at San Jose Sharks

    The San Jose Sharks ' quest for their perfect six-game road trip blew up Monday night in New York. The Rangers were better than the Sharks in almost every facet of the game. They were better five-on-five and on special teams...

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  24. San Jose Sharks: Five Worst Decisions of Doug Wilson's Career

    There are few general managers in all of the NHL with more impressive resumes than Doug Wilson. In seven full seasons with him at the helm, the San Jose Sharks have five division ...

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  25. NHL 2011-12: San Jose Sharks Tie Record of Five Straight Road Wins

    The 2011-12 San Jose Sharks are just finding a way to get it done. They out-blocked and out-shot (a rare combination) their first three opponents on the road trip out east. But the Sharks had new challenges in the second half of the trip...

    MJ Kasprzak Written by MJ Kasprzak about almost 3 years ago 280 reads 12 comments