1. March Madness 2015: Bracket Predictions for Nation's Top Bubble Teams

    Nothing tops the actual madness in March, but there is plenty of drama at the end of the regular season as bubble teams jockey for positioning in the NCAA tournament bracket...

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  2. Ohio State vs. Michigan: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2015 Regular Season

    One team was nationally ranked during Michigan's 64-57 victory over Ohio State, and the other was a borderline NIT contender that was stuck in a five-game losing streak. You would have never guessed which squad was which during the actual game...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 7,014 reads 141 comments

  3. 2015 NFL Mock Draft: 1st-Round Predictions and Prospects to Watch

    The players who will turn the fortunes around for a handful of NFL franchises are available in the upcoming draft. The tricky part is finding out who those players are out of hundreds of candidates...

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  4. Kentucky Basketball: How Much Better Can the Wildcats Get in 2014-15?

    Watching a Kentucky Wildcats basketball game in late February is the equivalent of watching a baseball game during the dog days of summer in July or August when the division race is all but over...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 18,512 reads 150 comments

  5. Daily Fantasy College Basketball 2015: CBB Draft Kings Strategy for Feb. 21

    The most difficult decisions are often the ones that feature a number of different choices, and that is exactly what Draft Kings players must face with Saturday's loaded college basketball slate...

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  6. 2015 NFL Mock Draft: Updated 1st-Round Predictions for Top Prospects

    Job interviews are inherently stressful. Just imagine if part of your interview was throwing on shorts and a T-shirt and running 40 yards in front of hundreds of scouts depicting your every move...

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  7. College Basketball Players Who Create Matchup Nightmares

    It is hard trying to stop a Division I college basketball player from scoring no matter how good a defender is on the floor...

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  8. NFL Combine 2015: Weekend Schedule and Intriguing Prospects to Watch

    It is easy to poke fun at the NFL Scouting Combine as a glaring source of overreaction that only gets so much attention because the public is starved for anything football related in the aftermath of the Super Bowl...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 3,912 reads 1 comments

  9. Lakers Rumors: Buzz from Los Angeles in Aftermath of Trade Deadline

    Seemingly everyone in the league was traded before Thursday’s 3 p.m. ET deadline. Everyone, that is, except for a member of the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 7,300 reads 0 comments

  10. Disney Princess Half Marathon 2015: Route, Course Map, Times, Event Details

    If anyone can make running 13.1 miles in February magical, it is Mickey Mouse and his friends, but glass slippers are not recommended in place of gym shoes...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 1,288 reads 0 comments

  11. Duke Basketball: Biggest Takeaways from Showdown with UNC

    There is something truly beautiful about college basketball at its very best, and that is exactly what fans were treated to during Duke’s 92-90 victory over archrival North Carolina Wednesday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 6,535 reads 32 comments

  12. Daily Fantasy College Basketball 2015: DraftKings Lineup Advice for Feb. 19

    Thursday is not Saturday when it comes to the college basketball schedule, so DraftKings .com players have a smaller sample size to choose from when selecting their lineups...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 2,424 reads 1 comments

  13. UNC vs. Duke: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2015 Regular Season

    Everyone take a breath. Duke outlasted North Carolina in Cameron Indoor Stadium Wednesday night, 92-90 in overtime, in arguably the best college basketball game of the season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 37,222 reads 109 comments

  14. Louisville vs. Syracuse: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2015 Regular Season

    It was Christmas in February in Syracuse on Wednesday evening as the Syracuse Orange handled the Louisville Cardinals to the tune of 69-59...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 5,208 reads 28 comments

  15. 2015 Westminster Dog Show: Best in Show Winner and More from Annual Event

    Today, Canada celebrates. Our northerly neighbors are likely dancing in the streets after the monumental 2015 Best in Show win for four-year-old beagle Ch Tashtins Lookin For Trouble in the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 2,231 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA Trade Deadline 2015: Potential Moves That Will Impact Playoff Race

    The NBA trade deadline may be more sizzle than steak most years, but there are a number of intriguing players who could swap teams before Thursday's deadline...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 2,811 reads 1 comments

  17. All-Time Leaders for Every NFL Scouting Combine Drill

    Remember the President's Challenge in school gym class where a number of physical activities had to be completed in order to win awards such as recognition among your peers and invaluable ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 13,552 reads 8 comments

  18. NFL Combine Records: Fastest 40 Times, Best Bench Press, More Heading into 2015

    Speed and strength. They are two of the most prominent buzzwords at the NFL Scouting Combine every season, and this year’s version will be no different...

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  19. Ohio State Basketball: Keys to Beating Michigan in Rivalry Showdown

    How many rivalries can say they started with an actual war? As Becky Jacobs of The Mirror Newspapers noted, the feud between Ohio and Michigan actually began with the Toledo ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 2,264 reads 2 comments

  20. Duke Basketball: Blue Devils' 5 Best Moments in Rivalry with UNC

    Duke and North Carolina. There is no other explanation needed outside of those words. This is the best rivalry in all of college basketball and arguably all of sports, and the ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 5,082 reads 7 comments

  21. Lakers Rumors: Buzz from LA on Goran Dragic and More as Trade Deadline Nears

    The NBA trade deadline just wasn’t made for teams like this season’s Los Angeles Lakers . For one, they are far from contenders and won’t be mortgaging the long-term future to land a complementary piece such as Arron Afflalo ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 5,121 reads 1 comments

  22. 2015 NFL Mock Draft: 1st-Round Predictions for Intriguing Prospects

    With apologies to March Madness, the NBA playoffs, the Stanley Cup playoffs and the start of spring training, February through April is all about the NFL draft...

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  23. Ranking the Best Matchups for 'Rivalry Week' in College Basketball

    Hatred usually isn’t beautiful, but it certainly is when it comes to college sports. Rivalries are an integral part of the fabric that is college basketball and a major thing that separates it from the NBA...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 13,868 reads 65 comments

  24. Kentucky Basketball: Ranking the Wildcats' 5 Most Important Players on Offense

    Most college basketball teams are thrilled to actually have five guys who they can rely on at the end of games to carry the team to victory. Kentucky’s biggest problem is somehow finding a way to narrow the lineup down to five...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 2,833 reads 6 comments

  25. MLB Trade Rumors: Buzz Surrounding Jonathan Papelbon, Cole Hamels and More

    “Pitchers and catchers report” may be the most magical words in sports, but there are still some trade rumors to work out before MLB spring training officially gets underway...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 3,294 reads 0 comments