1. NBA Etiquette: The Way to Leave Athletes Alone, Featuring Kevin Durant

    It is a pleasant summer evening, and I am at the Hollywood Bowl for a concert with my son. One of my son’s classmates and his dad had extra tickets, so they invited us to go...

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  2. 2013 MLB Draft: Bold Predictions for Seattle Mariners' Top 3 Draft Picks

    The Seattle Mariners have made their first few picks in the 2013 MLB draft, and they have emphasized something that has been lacking in the last few seasons: Can you say, offense? ...

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  3. Seattle Mariners: Jesus Montero and the Performance-Enhancing Drugs Scandal

    The Seattle Mariners are making headlines for the wrong reasons. Specifically, catcher Jesus Montero is on a list of players that are allegedly being investigated by Major League Baseball for performance-enhancing drugs...

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  4. 5 Still Unsigned Free Agents Seattle Seahawks Should Contact

    The Seattle Seahawks may be done shopping in the free-agent market this year. Then again, there is always room for improvement and sometimes it helps to get a veteran...

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  5. 5 Things We Learned from Seattle Seahawks' OTAs

    The Seattle Seahawks are inching closer to what could be a special NFL season. Now that OTAs are wrapping up, the team can start to take a harder look at where players fit into the depth chart...

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  6. Seattle Mariners: 2013 Roster Remains a Work in Progress

    You can't help but feel like the Seattle Mariners are having a hard time building a consistent roster in 2013. Some areas have obviously been more challenging than others, but the shuttle from Tacoma to Seattle seems to be staying quite busy...

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  7. 2013 MLB Draft: Latest Expert Predictions on Who Seattle Mariners Will Select

    The MLB draft is approaching fast, and the Seattle Mariners are hoping to select another prospect that can hopefully develop into a future star...

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  8. The Best Rookie Storylines at Seattle Seahawks OTAs

    The Seattle Seahawks are a relatively young team, but they are led by players that have experience. Still, rookies are always an intriguing group of players because they represent ...

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  9. Seattle Mariners: Will Fans Keep Believing in This Team?

    Is this yet another rebuilding year for the Seattle Mariners ? When the Mariners were 20-21, it was looking like this franchise was finally starting to figure things out...

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  10. Seattle Seahawks' OTAs: Latest Player Reports and Analysis

    OTAs are just the beginning of a long, grueling football season for the Seattle Seahawks . Obviously there is a lot of time between now and the beginning of the season. However, the time will fly by quickly...

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  11. Los Angeles Dodgers: Picking the 2013 Overpaid Team

    Stop me if you have heard this one before, but the Los Angeles Dodgers are spending a lot of money in 2013 and not seeing expected results. This is, unfortunately, an obvious and frustrating reality for fans in the City of Angels ...

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  12. Seattle Mariners: Is 2013 Season Already in Jeopardy?

    Six games ago, the Seattle Mariners were in good shape. The team was 20-21 and had just won two series in a row against the Oakland A’s and New York Yankees ...

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  13. Seattle Seahawks Running Back Breakdown: Evaluation and Depth Chart Analysis

    When it comes to the running back position, the Seattle Seahawks have one of the best groups in the NFL . Granted, running back can be a position that has some extreme ups and downs...

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  14. Seattle Mariners 2013 Mock Draft: Projecting Their Top 5 1st-Round Targets

    The Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft will take place (via MLB .com) from June 6-8, 2013, and the Seattle Mariners have the 12th pick in the first round...

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  15. Seattle Seahawks: What to Watch for at OTAs

    The Seattle Seahawks have reached that crucial part of the season when commitment is truly measured. That’s right, it’s time for OTAs (Organized Team Activities)...

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  16. Seattle SuperSonics: An Open Letter to David Stern

    Dear Mr. Stern: Well, I hope you are happy. The Sacramento Kings are going to stay in town (via The Seattle Times) and you got your way...again...

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  17. Seattle Mariners: Time to Promote Shortstop Nick Franklin

    The Seattle Mariners have brought a few guys up from Triple-A Tacoma this season. Who should be next? That’s right, shortstop Nick Franklin. Let the Nick Franklin era begin, assuming there will be a Nick Franklin era...

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  18. First Quarter Grades for Seattle Mariners

    The Seattle Mariners are doing adequately in school this year. The Mariners certainly are not making the honor roll, but they aren ’t standing in the corner either. Let's just say that they have potential to do better...

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  19. Seahawks QB Breakdown: Complete Position Evaluation and Depth Chart Analysis

    When you think back to last summer, it is hard to believe how much the quarterback situation has changed for the Seattle Seahawks . Not so long ago, there was a quarterback battle between Tarvaris Jackson and Matt Flynn...

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  20. The 5 Biggest Takeaways from Seattle Seahawks' Rookie Minicamp

    The Seattle Seahawks are arguably a Super Bowl contender this season, which means that there is talent at every position. Therefore, rookies won't be playing a major role this year, right? We will see...

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  21. Seattle Supersonics: Chris Hansen Not Giving Up on Buying Sacramento Kings

    Could the Sacramento Kings still become the Seattle SuperSonics ? Is there still hope? One thing is for sure. Chris Hansen is not going away. Hansen and Steve Ballmer are not giving up...

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  22. Seattle Mariners: Can This Team Be a Contender in 2013?

    Just how good are the Seattle Mariners ? On paper, they are strictly below average. In reality, they might be better than people think. Seattle is 16-19 as we get close to the midpoint of May...

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  23. Seattle Seahawks: Should Golden Tate Be Extended After This Season?

    The Seattle Seahawks have some decisions to make, but isn't that always the case? You draft guys, hope they pan out and then play the salary cap game year after year...

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  24. Los Angeles Lakers: 2013-14 Season Destined to Look Like 2012-13

    The Los Angeles Lakers of 2012-13 may look very similar in 2013-14. Obviously many things can change over the summer, and every season is a new experience. However, there are certain factors that may create a very similar result...

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  25. Seattle Mariners: Revisiting the Pursuit of Josh Hamilton

    Remember when the Seattle Mariners were not able to sign Josh Hamilton in free agency? How does that look now? It is still relatively early in the season, but Josh Hamilton ...

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