1. Lakers News: Mike D'Antoni Resignation Will Aid Los Angeles' Rebuilding Effort

    If the Los Angeles Lakers are going to return to the NBA playoffs in the 2014-15 season, they will do so with a new coach on the sidelines...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 632 reads 2 comments

  2. Kentucky Derby 2014: Post Positions, Odds and Sleepers at Churchill Downs

    Now that the official post positions and corresponding odds were announced Wednesday for the 2014 Kentucky Derby , the real speculation can begin. Will favorite California Chrome take advantage of the No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 11,066 reads 3 comments

  3. 2014 Kentucky Derby: Post Positions, Odds and Race Schedule for Churchill Downs

    The 140th running of the prestigious Kentucky Derby is Saturday, but before fans get to watch the most exciting two minutes in sports, the post positions for the horses had to be determined...

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  4. Duke Basketball: What to Expect from Each Returning Blue Devil in 2014-15

    It is easy to get caught up focusing on a recruiting class during the college basketball offseason, especially when it is as loaded as the one Duke is bringing to campus next year...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 8,739 reads 17 comments

  5. Kentucky Derby Picks 2014: Vegas Odds and Predictions Heading in to Post Draw

    It takes a truly special event for sports fans across the United States to forget about the NBA playoffs, NHL playoffs and the Floyd Mayweather fight that same night for two minutes, but the Kentucky Derby is about as special as sporting events come...

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  6. NBA Playoff Schedule 2014: Updated Bracket and TV Info for Wednesday's Action

    Buckle up. The 2014 NBA playoffs feature a trio of critical Game 5s on Wednesday. The series between the No. 1 seed San Antonio Spurs and the No. 8 seed Dallas Mavericks is tied at two games apiece...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 2,279 reads 0 comments

  7. NBA Playoffs 2014: Predictions for Western Conference Teams in Wednesday's Games

    There is a legitimate chance that every single Western Conference series in the first round of the 2014 NBA playoffs will go the full seven games...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 1,394 reads 1 comments

  8. Warriors vs. Clippers: Game 5 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 NBA Playoffs

    There wasn't one defining moment that shaped the outcome that fans could point to during Game 5 of the series between the Los Angeles Clippers and Golden State Warriors...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 21,382 reads 105 comments

  9. Matt Cain Injury: Updates on Giants Pitcher's Finger and Return

    Updates from Saturday, May 10 The Giants official Twitter feed reports good news on Cain's status: Updates from Friday, May 9 ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 10,592 reads 12 comments

  10. DeJuan Blair Suspended 1 Game for Kicking Tiago Splitter

    Kicking is for soccer, not basketball, and Dallas Mavericks forward DeJuan Blair found that out the hard way in the wake of his team's 93-89 Game 4 loss to the San Antonio Spurs ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 40,073 reads 124 comments

  11. Jeremy Lin's Rockets Career on the Line in Game 5 vs. Blazers

    The Houston Rockets ’ 2013-14 season will be on the line when they take the court Wednesday night in Game 5 against the Portland Trail Blazers , but there will be even more at stake for point guard Jeremy Lin ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 24,754 reads 490 comments

  12. Kentucky Derby Odds 2014: Picks and Predictions Based on Recent Betting Lines

    There will only be one horse to cross the finish line first at Saturday’s Kentucky Derby, but there will still be thousands of winners...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 7,522 reads 1 comments

  13. NBA Playoffs 2014: Updated Bracket and TV Schedule for Tuesday's Action

    There is a trio of critical Game 5s on tap Tuesday in the NBA playoffs, as two Western Conference home teams try to take control with a 3-2 series lead and an Eastern Conference ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 8,488 reads 1 comments

  14. Ohio State Basketball: Breaking Down Buckeyes' Options in Frontcourt

    It was painfully obvious to anyone who followed the Ohio State basketball team in the 2013-14 season the days of Greg Oden, Jared Sullinger and even Kosta Koufos down low were in the rearview mirror...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 4,883 reads 5 comments

  15. Kentucky Derby Picks 2014: Predictions for Projected Lineup at Churchill Downs

    Bust out your mint juleps and fancy hats because the 2014 Kentucky Derby is sure to bring the white-knuckled finish that Churchill Downs routinely does...

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  16. Willie Mitchell Injury: Updates on Kings Defenseman's Status and Return

    Updates from Saturday, May 17 Jon Rosen of lakingsinsider.com provides a key update on Willie Mitchell's status for the Western Conference Finals: Updates from Friday, ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 4,142 reads 4 comments

  17. Hawks vs. Pacers: Game 5 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 NBA Playoffs

    Remember when the Indiana Pacers were the trash-talking kings of the regular season in January? They don't, either. With seemingly everything on the line in Game 5 of the team's first-round series with the No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 46,662 reads 247 comments

  18. 2014 NFL Mock Draft: Updated Info on Every Round 1 Pick

    The 2014 NFL draft was pushed back on the calendar from previous years, which gives commentators everywhere a chance to nitpick these prospects to death...

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  19. Josh Morgan Accused of Punching Valet: Latest Updates, Comments and Reaction

    Josh Morgan , the Chicago Bears’ newest wide receiver, has gotten in trouble long before he ever steps on the field against the fearsome NFC North defenses...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 23,005 reads 68 comments

  20. 2014 NFL Draft: Underrated Offensive Prospects to Watch

    Presuming you have turned on a sports channel in the past three months, you know the names Johnny Manziel , Jadeveon Clowney and Blake Bortles ...

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  21. 2014 NFL Mock Draft: Your Playbook to the Entire 1st Round

    It may not seem like it considering how far the NFL pushed the 2014 draft back on its calendar this year, but college stars such as Johnny Manziel , Sammy Watkins and Jadeveon Clowney will eventually find professional homes...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 1,621 reads 3 comments

  22. What Floyd Mayweather Must Do to Counter Marcos Maidana's Power During Fight

    It is not every day in any sport that fans get to witness a historically important undefeated record get put to the test, but that is exactly what will happen Saturday, May 3, when ...

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  23. Kentucky Derby 2014 Contenders: Horses to Watch at Churchill Downs

    There is a reason the Kentucky Derby is called the most exciting two minutes in sports. Sure, there are buzzer-beating shots in the NBA and March Madness, walk-off home runs in ...

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  24. UFC 172 Results: Breaking Down Jon Jones' Victory and More Top Storylines

    UFC 172 made history thanks to the dominance of Jon “Bones” Jones against Glover Teixeira. ESPN Stats & Info broke it down for fans: Let’s take ...

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  25. NBA Playoff Schedule 2014: Updated Bracket and TV Schedule for Sunday's Action

    All the NBA playoffs brought fans on Saturday was a Vince Carter buzzer-beating three to beat the San Antonio Spurs , an overtime thriller between the Oklahoma City Thunder and ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 12,994 reads 0 comments