1. World Cup Results 2014: Tracking Final Scores, Golden Boot Contenders for Day 24

    The World Cup may have lost one of its brightest stars to injury Friday when Neymar broke his vertebra, but soccer fans still get to watch the brilliance of Lionel Messi after his Argentina side knocked off Belgium 1-0...

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  2. Petra Kvitova vs. Eugenie Bouchard: Kvitova Solidifies Wimbledon Legacy in Win

    Petra Kvitova didn’t just win her second Wimbledon title Saturday—she completely dominated and secured her legacy at the All England Club in the process...

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  3. NBA Trade Rumors: Latest on Carmelo Anthony, Eric Bledsoe and Lance Stephenson

    At this point in the NBA offseason, the only way for basketball fans to keep up with the very latest rumors and updates is to sit at their computer and constantly refresh their Twitter page...

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  4. NASCAR Nationwide Series at Daytona 2014: Results, Winner, Standings, Reaction

    Baseball, hot dogs, apple pies and Chevrolet are all classically associated with America, but shouldn ’t NASCAR races under the lights of Daytona be on that ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 days ago 12,128 reads 0 comments

  5. Jeff Samardzija, Jason Hammel Sent to Athletics in Multi-Player Trade

    The Oakland Athletics are sitting atop the American League West as the 2014 MLB season approaches the All-Star break...

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  6. Lakers Pitch Carmelo Anthony Using Original Movie Narrated by Tobey Maguire

    If there was ever a doubt the Los Angeles Lakers would go full Hollywood in their recruitment of Carmelo Anthony, that was put to rest Thursday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 days ago 32,175 reads 88 comments

  7. Rockets Rumors: Latest on Houston's Pursuit of NBA's Elite Free Agents

    In terms of twosomes, it doesn’t come much better than Houston’s James Harden and Dwight Howard at the NBA level...

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  8. Wayne Gretzky Reportedly Among Investors Looking to Bring NHL Team to Seattle

    Ever since the NBA’s Seattle Supersonics were moved to Oklahoma City, fans have clamored for a new basketball franchise in the Emerald City...

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  9. Spencer Hawes to Clippers: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

    Updates from Thursday, July 10 The Clippers made Hawes', along with Jordan Farmar's, signing official on Thursday: The Los Angeles Clippers announced today that they have signed free agent guard Jordan Farmar and center Spencer Hawes ...

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  10. World Cup Results 2014: Scores, Updated Bracket and Fixtures After Day 23

    There may be extra pressure on the host nation Brazil to win in this World Cup, but they looked more than up to the task Friday in their victory over Colombia, even if things got a bit nerve-wracking in the final few minutes...

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  11. NHL Free-Agent Signings 2014: Smartest Early Offseason Contracts

    Remember the moment the pinata broke open at birthday parties during your childhood and screaming kids went running for all the free candy from every direction? That is kind of ...

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  12. Heat Rumors: Latest Rumblings on LeBron James and Other Miami Targets

    The level of discourse surrounding the Miami Heat this offseason is somewhat astounding considering the fact that they are fresh off of their fourth consecutive trip to the NBA Finals...

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  13. NHL Free Agents 2014: Rumors, Predictions for Top Unsigned Talent

    Believe it or not, there are still some NHL players on the market after the initial rush on available talent in the first few days of free agency...

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  14. NBA Free Agents 2014: Underrated Players Who Will Make Immediate Impact

    In case you have been on a worldwide cruise that didn’t have cable or internet service for the past two months, the entire NBA landscape is at stake during the 2014 offseason...

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  15. Wimbledon 2014 Women's Final: Petra Kvitova Primed to Repeat 2011 Title

    It was just three short years ago that a relatively unknown youngster took the tennis world by storm by marching through the Wimbledon field and easily defeating favorite Maria Sharapova in the finals in straight sets...

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  16. Duke Basketball: How Quickly Will Jabari Parker's Game Translate to the NBA?

    Jabari Parker is a 19-year-old kid who just finished his one and only season of college basketball at Duke. He grew up in Chicago, learned the game for a brief time from the legendary Mike Krzyzewski and can score at will...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 5,030 reads 12 comments

  17. Shaun Livingston to Warriors: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

    Shaun Livingston may forever be known for the gruesome knee injury he suffered as a member of the Los Angeles Clippers earlier in his career, but he will have a chance to continue ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 102,908 reads 282 comments

  18. Ohio State Basketball: Current Buckeyes with the Brightest NBA Futures

    The Ohio State basketball program had a streak broken without even playing a game back on June 26. The Buckeyes saw a player drafted seven consecutive years—dating back to ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 6,683 reads 3 comments

  19. Russ Smith Drafted by 76ers: Latest News, Reaction and Analysis

    Russ Smith accomplished his fair share of success in his four years at Louisville, and the First-Team All-American has the hardware to show for it...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 17,200 reads 93 comments

  20. Mitch McGary Drafted by Thunder: Latest News, Reaction and Analysis

    College basketball fans may have forgotten about Mitch McGary last season as he sat out with a back injury, but NBA scouts surely didn’t. The Oklahoma City Thunder proved that Thursday when it made the Michigan product the No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 1,323 reads 1 comments

  21. Dante Exum Drafted by Utah Jazz: Latest News, Reaction and Analysis

    Capping off a compelling rise throughout the pre -draft process, Dante Exum of Australia was selected by Utah Jazz with the No...

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  22. Aaron Gordon Drafted by Orlando Magic: Latest News, Reaction and Analysis

    After a terrific freshman campaign with the Arizona Wildcats, forward Aaron Gordon is headed to the Orlando Magic , who selected Gordon with the fourth pick in the 2014 NBA draft...

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  23. 2015 NBA Mock Draft: Early Predictions for Next Year's Class

    We have been hyping up the talent pool in the 2014 NBA draft for months, but there is actually a chance that the 2015 version could be better...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 14,224 reads 4 comments

  24. NBA Draft 2014: Selection Order and Predictions for Most Highly Touted Prospects

    A champion has emerged in astounding fashion, and the 2013-14 NBA season is officially behind us. It’s time to look forward now, and there is no better venue to do just that than the NBA draft — especially this year...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 4,853 reads 5 comments

  25. NBA Draft 2014: Start Time, Order, Prospects Chart and Draft-Day Predictions

    If what we saw during the NBA Finals was any indication, the rest of the league has a lot of catching up to do when it comes to the San Antonio Spurs. One way to do that is by reloading in a deep draft...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 16 days ago 77,342 reads 0 comments