1. Raptors Should Target Earl Clark at 2009 NBA Draft

    Today is the first day of ethe NBA playoffs, and while the Raptors are not included, the Raptor brass should still be hard at work in figuring out ways to improve the team...

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  2. Analyzing Professional Athletes' Head Shots part 1

    Wandering around boxscores every night, checking up on my fantasy teams, I always seem to encounter entertaining, intriguing and confusing heads shots. This is just part one of my analysis of professional athletes’ head shots...

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  3. Tim Brown, Yahoo! Sports MLB Power Rankings: Blue Jays No. 14???

    Just when I was about to call it a night, I came across Tim Brown’s latest MLB Power Rankings. Brown, who is an employee of Yahoo! Sports, justifies his rankings by teams being ranked according ...

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  4. 2009 NHL Mock Draft v1.0 - Lottery Teams Only

    1. New York Islanders C John Tavares, London (OHL) - 6'0″/ 199 lbs; Is there any possible way that JT turns out to be the next Alexander Daigle or Patrik Stefan? 2...

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  5. Dreger: Burke Contacts Snow Regarding #1 Pick.

    Brian Burke has wasted no time in staying true to his word on pursuing the #1 overall pick in the draft, Darren Dreger reports...

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  6. What Would it Cost the Leafs to Land Tavares?

    Brian Burke has openly said that he will heavily pursue moving up in the draft in order to acquire John Tavares...

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  7. Islander Nation Erupts as New York Wins Draft Lottery

    At around 8:20 pm, North America would have felt a slight quiver in the ground if it wasn’t for the fact that Long Island was indeed an island. The reason for the celebration in Long Island is because hockey is officially back...

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  8. Live Blog: NHL Draft Lottery

    8:21 pm - The Islanders have won the draft lottery. This is huge for the Island. No matter what Brian Burke tries to do, the Islanders HAVE to keep this pick...

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  9. Western Conference NHL Playoff Predictions

    (1) San Jose Sharks vs (8) Anaheim Ducks - Sharks in seven. I really don’t like the way the Sharks finished off the season. They have been absolute shit in the second half...

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  10. NHL: Eastern Conference Playoff Predictions

    No. 1 Boston Bruins vs. No. 8 Montreal Canadiens - Boston in Five. Boston is going to want to make this a physical contest, and the Habs are not a physical team. The Habs are over matched in this series...

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  11. If John Tavares Was Drafted by the Lightning

    This is the third part of a series that documents the impact that John Tavares will have on an NHL team. Other teams that have been discussed have been the New York Islanders and Toronto Maple Leafs...

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  12. Fantasy 50MC: Get Hanson

    According to multiple sources, Tom Glavine, who was signed by the Atlanta Braves to be their 5th starter, ended his AA start today after 2 innings with shoulder discomfort. This is not good news for Glavine and Glavine fantasy owners (if there are any)...

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  13. Breaking News: Los Angeles Angels' Pitcher Nick Adenhart Dies in Car Crash

    According to the LA Times, rookie pitcher, Nick Adenhart of the Anaheim Angels died in a car crash after last night’s game versus the Oakland Athletics. A driver ran a red light, killing three people, including the blue-chip prospect...

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  14. 50MC Votes for the NHL Regular Season Awards

    The Professional Hockey Writers Association (PHWA) had to submit their picks for the NHL’s regular season awards this past weekend...

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  15. CC Sabathia is Overrated

    I knew this would happen. I have been wanting to write a piece on how I thought CC Sabathia’s season last year was overrated, but haven’t gotten around to it...

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  16. Embarrassment at Blue Jays' Home Opener

    The game had to be stopped tonight. How embarrassing. Flashes of the NFL game in Cleveland a few years back came to mind. Fans throwing things on the field...

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  17. Toronto Blue Jays Home Opener Preview

    Today is THE day if you live in the Greater Toronto Area. Today is one of the only days that you will see the SkyDome packed for a sporting event this spring/summer. For some people, it is the only Blue Jay game that they will attend all season...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Miikeee D. about over 5 years ago 38 reads 1 comments

  18. Final Four Review and National Championship Prediction

    Durrel Summers dunking over Stanley Robinson may have been the best slam I have ever seen in the tournament. Watch the video. Robinson got his revenge later, though, on a pretty nasty dunk of his own...

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  19. General Douchebaggery: Corey Perry

    I am going to try and keep it clean here. I hate Corey Perry. I fffff’in HATE Corey Perry. I only hate a select few people: Alonzo Mourning, Paul Davis, Rick Sutcliffe, and the two ...

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  20. Mission Cap of the Night: Jordan Schafer

    Last night on Major League Baseball’s Opening Night in Philadelphia, Atlanta Braves’ rookie, Jordan Schafer, became the 99th player in Major League history to hit a home run in his first career at bat...

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  21. Top 23 Hockey Players Under 23

    Recently, I have been trying to re-build my fantasy hockey team, but have found limited resources. For baseball, I usually rely on Project Prospect, which wonderfully outlines all of the top talent in the Majors...

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  22. Must Read: Young Players Who Impressed the Most This Spring

    Peter Gammons is one of my gods, along with Dick Enberg and Chuck Swirsky. Everything they say is gold to me. Gammons has all the inside information in baseball because he is so well connected...

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  23. Half in the Bag MLB Season Predictions

    When you are half in the bag, you start saying things you may not mean. They are bold predictions, but you don’t care because the alcohol finds a way to justify what your claim...

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  24. Fantasy 50MC: NHL's Final Week

    It is the final week of the NHL regular season. For those leading the pack, you cannot wait til it is over and you can wrap the belt around your waist. For those who are in 2nd and 3rd wish the season can be one or two weeks longer...

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  25. NCAA March Madness: Final Four Predictions.

    We are finally here. The Final Four. As always, the tournament has gone by too fast (Wake), or dragged on, if you’re Pittsburgh. Nevertheless, the best teams are always left standing tall in the 1st week of April...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Miikeee D. about over 5 years ago 102 reads 1 comments