1. Preakness Field 2014: Horses and Jockeys Worth Backing in 139th Race

    Saturday’s Preakness race is clearly all about California Chrome and his pursuit of the first Triple Crown since 1978, but he isn ’t the only horse that stands out...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 2,256 reads 0 comments

  2. Isiah Thomas Reportedly Negotiating to Become Pistons' Minority Owner

    Isiah Thomas may be coming back to the Detroit Pistons . Vincent Goodwill of The Detroit News filled fans in on the latest developments: Pistons legend Isiah Thomas is ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 10,195 reads 33 comments

  3. Miami Heat Playoff Schedule: TV Info and Predictions for Conference Finals

    It’s easy to forget just how thrilling the 2013 Eastern Conference finals were, since the actual NBA Finals were so memorable...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 14,463 reads 125 comments

  4. NBA Combine 2014: Breaking Down Day 1 Storylines and Results

    Before delving into some of the results from the first day of the NBA combine, it is important to establish what this event is not...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 10,889 reads 17 comments

  5. Duke Basketball: Breaking Down Luke Kennard's Future Role with Blue Devils

    There is plenty of buzz surrounding Duke’s loaded 2014 recruiting class, but there is reason to be optimistic about the 2015 group as well. There is one reason in particular that stands out now—shooting guard Luke Kennard ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 11,423 reads 6 comments

  6. Ohio State Basketball: Top Storylines from Buckeyes' 2015 Recruiting Trail

    Ohio State may have lost its first game in the 2014 NCAA tournament, but Thad Matta has been on an absolute roll off the court...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 8,980 reads 5 comments

  7. Preakness 2014: Latest Odds, Lineup Info and Top Horses for Pimlico

    All that stands in the way of California Chrome's second step toward history is 9.5 furlongs of racing at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore. The 139th Preakness takes place Saturday, May 17, and post time is scheduled for 6:18 p...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 2,742 reads 0 comments

  8. NBA Mock Draft 2014: Latest 1st-Round Projections as Lottery Approaches

    While the elite teams in the NBA still have their eyes on the Larry O’Brien trophy, the Association’s bottom-dwellers are locked in on May 20...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 5,880 reads 9 comments

  9. NFL Draft Results 2014: Full Grades for League's Best and Worst Draft Classes

    If the college prospects that were selected in the 2014 NFL draft thought the grading was done when they left school for the greener pastures of the professional ranks, they were mistaken...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 5,310 reads 0 comments

  10. Heat vs. Nets: Game 4 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 NBA Playoffs

    LeBron James, ladies and gentlemen. On a day where he received virtually no help until the final minute of Game 4 of the Miami Heat's second-round series against the Brooklyn Nets, James carried the Heat to a 102-96 victory...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 45,308 reads 418 comments

  11. Jose Fernandez Injury: Updates on Marlins Star's Status and Return

    Updates from Tuesday, June 3 Major League Baseball posted an image on its Instagram account of Jose Fernandez picking up a baseball for the first time since his Tommy ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 179,505 reads 123 comments

  12. California Chrome Doesn't Need Triple Crown to Validate Accomplishments

    Alright, alright — we get it. In theory, the only thing that truly makes a horse memorable, or at least legendary, in the sport of horse racing is winning the Triple Crown...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 263 reads 0 comments

  13. NFL Draft Grades 2014: Looking Back at Teams with Best Results

    While we don’t know for sure which teams improved their Super Bowl chances in the long run and which ones did not during the 2014 NFL draft, we can make some educated guesses...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 584 reads 0 comments

  14. NBA Playoffs 2014: Updated Bracket, Schedule and More for Monday's Action

    Oh, how we miss you, first round. Don’t get us wrong, the second round of the NBA playoffs has brought plenty of excitement to the table, but those buzzer-beaters and the litany of Game 7s seem quite a ways off...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 1,698 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Rumors: Latest Rumblings on Knicks, Cavs and Upcoming Draft

    The NBA playoffs may be heating up, but the immediate fortunes of some of the league’s lesser teams this year are hanging in the balance...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 4,976 reads 2 comments

  16. NHL Playoff Bracket: Schedule and Predictions for Monday's Action

    The saying goes that the hardest game to win in a playoff series is the closeout game, but don’t overlook the critical Game 5s when a series is tied up at two games apiece...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 5,239 reads 0 comments

  17. Pacers vs. Wizards: Game 4 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 NBA Playoffs

    If there was any doubt beforehand, Paul George solidified his status as a superstar Sunday in Game 4 of the Indiana Pacers' series against the Washington Wizards...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 35,435 reads 254 comments

  18. Donald Sterling Says He Was 'Baited' into Racist Comments in CNN Interview

    Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, in an interview with CNN’s Anderson Cooper, offered an apology for the racist comments he made to purported personal assistant V...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 113,059 reads 522 comments

  19. NFL Draft 2014: Team-by-Team Analysis and Grades for Rounds 1-3 Results

    We are less than 24 hours removed from the end of the NFL draft’s third round, so naturally it's time to make sweeping generalizations about players who won’t make a name for themselves in the professional ranks for a number of years...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 891 reads 0 comments

  20. Thunder vs. Clippers: Game 3 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 NBA Playoffs

    Game 3 of the the Western Conference semifinal series between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Los Angeles Clippers had a little bit of everything...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 18,618 reads 191 comments

  21. Nate Burleson Injury: Updates on Browns WR's Broken Arm and Recovery

    Updates from Tuesday, June 3 Cleveland.com's Mary Kay Cabot has the latest on Burleson's status: Burleson had the metal plate in his forearm repaired last month after it "got banged up at practice...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 19,322 reads 5 comments

  22. 2014 NFL Draft Results: Grades for Rounds 1-3 and Analysis of Top Prospects

    Let’s be honest, the best time to grade an NFL draft may just be five years in the future, but nobody wants to wait that long nowadays...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 352 reads 0 comments

  23. NFL Draft Predictions 2014: Impact Players to Watch on Day 3

    You don’t have to be an NFL fan to know that Tom Brady was passed up by approximately 750 teams before the New England Patriots eventually selected him near the end of the 2000 NFL draft...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 364 reads 0 comments

  24. NFL Draft 2014: Potential Defensive Stars Available on Day 2

    There is no getting around the fact that the 2014 NFL draft is absolutely loaded with talent, which means there are plenty of potential superstars still available beyond Round 1...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 171 reads 0 comments

  25. 2014 NFL Draft Picks: Round 1 Results and Analysis of Top Prospects

    There have been 95 long, football-less days since the end of the Super Bowl and approximately 950,000 mock drafts littering all corners of the Internet, but fans were finally treated to the closest thing during the offseason to actual pigskin Thursday..

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 639 reads 0 comments