1. Lakers News: Latest on Byron Scott's Expectations and Kobe Bryant

    The once-proud Los Angeles Lakers turned in a disappointing 27-55 campaign in 2013-14 and certainly have their work cut out for them if they hope to make the playoffs in the loaded Western Conference this season...

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  2. Fantasy Football 2014: Marquee Names to Avoid on Draft Day

    Anyone who has played fantasy football knows landing the correct sleepers and avoiding the big-name busts are just as important as your first-round pick...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 37,204 reads 47 comments

  3. Brady Quinn to Dolphins: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

    Updates from Tuesday, Aug. 12 The Dolphins confirmed Brady Quinn 's signing and announced a roster move: Original Text The Miami Dolphins have added some depth ...

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  4. Zach Miller's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Preseason Performance vs. Eagles

    Martellus Bennett may be the primary tight end for the Chicago Bears , but Zach Miller was the one turning fantasy players' heads in the team’s preseason opener against the Philadelphia Eagles ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 11,535 reads 35 comments

  5. Brian McCann Injury: Updates on Yankees Catcher's Concussion and Return

    Updates from Sunday, Aug. 17 Wallace Matthews of ESPNNewYork.com confirms Brian McCann 's status for today's game: Updates from Saturday, Aug. 16 Brendan Kuty of NJ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 6,427 reads 8 comments

  6. Anibal Sanchez Injury: Updates on Tigers Pitcher's Pectoral and Return

    Updates from Monday, Sept. 15 Jason Beck of MLB .com updated Anibal Sanchez 's recovery: Updates from Saturday, Sept. 6 Matthew B. Mowery of the Oakland Press has an update on Anibel Sanchez: Updates from Tuesday, Aug...

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  7. Kelvin Benjamin's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Preseason Performance vs. Bills

    Kelvin Benjamin wasted little time announcing his presence at the NFL level. He hauled in a 29-yard touchdown catch on a deep route for the Carolina Panthers in their preseason showdown with the Buffalo Bills ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 7,566 reads 26 comments

  8. PGA Championship Leaderboard 2014: Twitter Reacts to Day 2 Results and Standings

    The entire PGA Tour is Rory McIlory ’s playground, and the rest of the competitors are simply living in it...

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  9. Josh Beckett Injury: Updates on Dodgers SP's Hip and Recovery

    Updates from Saturday, Sept. 6 Mark Saxon of ESPN Los Angeles has more from Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett on his potential retirement: As far as the progress ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 35,517 reads 47 comments

  10. Cowboys vs. Chargers: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 NFL Preseason

    The Dallas Cowboys defense was in midseason form Thursday night in a 27-7 loss to the San Diego Chargers in Week 1 of the NFL preseason...

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  11. Donovan Mitchell to Louisville: Cardinals Land 4-Star Guard Prospect

    The Louisville Cardinals' basketball team is heading to the ACC for the 2014-15 season, and it will take an elite 2015 recruiting class with it. That No. 5-ranked group, according to 247Sports , got even better Thursday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 7,677 reads 7 comments

  12. 49ers vs. Ravens: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 NFL Preseason

    Tyrod Taylor, Lorenzo Taliaferro and Kamar Aiken did their best Joe Flacco, Ray Rice and Torrey Smith impersonations as the Baltimore Ravens knocked off the San Francisco 49ers in Week 1 of the NFL preseason 23-3...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 15,558 reads 112 comments

  13. Vernon Hargreaves Injury: Updates on Gators CB's Knee and Return

    Updates from Tuesday, Aug. 12 Scott Carter of GatorZone.com reports Vernon Hargreaves' status for today's practice: Updates from Friday, Aug...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 37,312 reads 160 comments

  14. Chris Johnson's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Chris Ivory's Injury

    The worst part about the NFL preseason is injuries, but Chris Ivory’s latest setback Thursday could open the door up to more production if you are a Chris Johnson fantasy owner...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 18,479 reads 15 comments

  15. Bernard Pierce's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Preseason Performance vs. 49ers

    It didn’t take Bernard Pierce very long in the Baltimore Ravens' first preseason game against the San Francisco 49ers to make his presence felt...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 1,830 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA Trade Rumors: Latest Whispers Surrounding Cavaliers, Timberwolves and 76ers

    Congratulations, Cleveland Cavaliers. You won the 2014 NBA offseason. It wasn ’t enough when you won the draft lottery for seemingly the 200th year in a row or when LeBron James decided to return home...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 4,608 reads 1 comments

  17. PGA Championship 2014: Lee Westwood Is Unheralded Contender in Loaded Field

    It was Lee Westwood , not the red-hot Rory McIlroy or returning Tiger Woods, who stole the headlines in the opening round of the 2014 PGA Championship...

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  18. NBA Rumors: Latest Rumblings on Pablo Prigioni, Chauncey Billups and More

    Stop the presses, the Cleveland Cavaliers may land another free agent this offseason. While Chauncey Billups may not be the superstar player he was in his prime, he would still ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 3,375 reads 1 comments

  19. NBA Rumors: Latest Whispers Surrounding Shawn Marion, Greg Monroe and More

    The NBA world has revolved around Cleveland this offseason, and LeBron James may have another running mate if the latest rumors prove to be true...

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  20. Julian Green Quiet in MLS All-Star Game Despite Status as Fan Favorite

    Julian Green may have been wearing a Bayern Munich jersey Wednesday night, but it was clear that he was one of the fan favorites in Portland, Oregon, during the Major League Soccer All-Star game...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 5,695 reads 5 comments

  21. Cliff Lee Shut Down for Season with Flexor Injury

    The Philadelphia Phillies received expected but disappointing news Wednesday regarding pitcher Cliff Lee . Todd Zolecki of MLB .com filled fans in on the details: It is not a surprise, but Cliff Lee’s season is finished...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 6,352 reads 6 comments

  22. Preseason College Football Rankings 2014: Underrated Teams in Initial Amway Poll

    Preseason polls may technically be meaningless in the national championship race with the new College Football Playoff, but they help set the narrative for the entire season...

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  23. Fantasy Football: Underrated Skill Players Poised for Breakout Seasons

    Football fans across the country are finding ways to get through the long and grueling dog days of summer, be it attending training camp or downloading Madden demos. Perhaps the best way to get to September is through fantasy football previews...

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  24. Duke Basketball: The Key to Each Incoming Freshman's 2014-15 Season

    How is it that the Duke basketball team that dropped its first postseason game to Mercer is expected to contend for a national title this year after losing both Jabari Parker and ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 5,685 reads 4 comments

  25. Ohio State Basketball Recruiting: Buckeyes' Top Remaining Targets in 2015 Class

    If Thad Matta strikes out on every available prospect for the rest of the 2015 recruiting cycle, he will still have one of the nation’s best classes. Ohio State currently boasts the No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 5,236 reads 6 comments