1. Wisconsin Badgers Alternate Uniform: A New Direction in Madison

    Bret Bielema ’s Wisconsin Badgers unveiled their alternate Adidas Unrivaled uniforms a few weeks ago. It would be generous to say the uniform got mixed reviews. What the actual alternate uniform looks like, however, is unimportant...

    Max Manasevit Written by Max Manasevit about over 2 years ago 2,013 reads 1 comments

  2. MLB Playoffs: Bud Selig's Awful Wild Card Expansion

    Bud Selig, MLB’s ironfisted dictator, has given us a second wild card and it is here to stay. Selig’s tenure as commissioner has been marked by some controversial decisions, ...

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  3. The London 2012 Medal Count, the IOC, and What the Olympics Are Really About

    The IOC and NBC keep jamming the phrase “Olympic spirit” down our throats. They claim that the London 2012 Olympics stand for international fraternity and global harmony...

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  4. 2012 Olympic Basketball: Nicolas Batum and the Groin Punch Heard Round the World

    A man striking another man in the groin, in any context besides the need for immediate and dire self-defense, is an abhorrent act. When Nicolas Batum wound up and punched Juan Carlos Navarro between the legs, he shamed himself and his team...

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  5. London 2012 Olympics, Gabby Douglas, Robert Griffin III and Racism in Sports

    Gabby Douglas is the women's gymnastics all-around gold medalist. She is the first African-American and woman of color to ever hold such a distinction...

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  6. NBA to Neuter Olympic Basketball and Team USA: Where Is the Anger?

    When Dwyane Wade suggested that players should be paid for Olympic participation, he was lambasted in the press. When some of the best American players sat out the 2000 and 2004 Olympics they were harangued for their lack of patriotism...

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  7. What Stephen Strasburg's Inning Limit Means for Mike Rizzo

    The Washington Nationals are twenty games over .500, are one of (if not the ) best team in baseball and have a legitimate chance of winning the World Series...

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  8. London 2012: Bad Officiating Could Derail Team USA Basketball

    Team USA should be worried about Olympic officiating. In their final exhibition game before the London 2012 Olympics , FIBA officials were pretty quick to blow the whistle against the Americans...

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  9. Wisconsin Football: 5 Bold Predictions for Badgers' 2012 Season

    After more than six months of wallowing in despair due to the tragedy of the Badger's second straight Rose Bowl loss, it is time to get ready for the upcoming season. Many questions surround Bret Bielema and what should be a a very good Badger squad...

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  10. USA vs. Spain: Dream Team Not the Best, but Still the Greatest

    Team USA’s 22-point victory over Spain proved two things; first, that the Americans are definitely the team to beat going into the Olympics , and second, that Kobe Bryant ...

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  11. Dwight Howard Trade to the Los Angeles Lakers Would Be Great for the NBA

    At this point only the Orlando Magic front office knows if or when Dwight Howard will be traded. What we do know is that if Howard is traded to the Lakers , LA's new "big ...

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  12. London 2012: IOC Taints Games by Refusing to Commemorate Munich Victims

    The International Olympic Committee has disgraced itself by refusing a request for a moment of silence during the opening ceremony of the 2012 London Olympics in commemoration of the 11 Israeli athletes murdered 40 years ago at the Munich games...

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  13. Bryce Harper: Washington Nationals Outfielder and MLB's Most Intriguing Player

    Bryce Harper , the NL East leading Washington Nationals ' young outfielder, with still single-digit home runs and a batting average lower than .300, is clearly not the best player in baseball, at least not yet...

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