1. Seattle Mariners: 2013 Roster Starting to Take Shape

    The Seattle Mariners started spring training camp with 61 players. They are now down to 47, and more cuts will be coming soon as opening day is not that far away. Fourteen cuts down...

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  2. Los Angeles Lakers: Hack-a-Howard Strategy May Continue

    The Los Angeles Lakers should prepare for Dwight Howard to spend a lot of time at the line as the season winds down, particularly if Kobe Bryant is unable to return quickly from injury...

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  3. Seahawks Making Bold Moves to Win Super Bowl in 2014

    Is it just me, or did the Seattle Seahawks just push all their chips to the center of the proverbial NFL poker table? Are we suddenly in a situation where fans and prognosticators ...

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  4. Seattle Seahawks: Harvin Trade Shifts Draft Strategy

    For the first obvious statement, let’s go with the suggestion that the Seahawks are not going to be looking to draft a wide receiver in the early rounds of the NFL draft...

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  5. Why Expert Predictions for the Seattle Mariners Are Too Negative

    The Seattle Mariners are going to have a good season. In fact, they might be one of the surprise teams in 2013. As one might expect, some of the early 2013 predictions (via CBS Sports) are not particularly favorable...

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  6. March Madness: Guide to Filling Out Bracket with No Basketball Knowledge

    March Madness is upon us again, almost like it is an annual event. The yearly office pool (statistical study) is distributed, and you face the same reality that befuddled you last year...

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  7. Seattle Seahawks' Blueprint for Winning Free Agency

    On your mark...get set...make contract offers! The Seattle Seahawks will join the rest of the NFL in the race for the free agents, as the period for signing veterans officially begins on March 12...

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  8. Seattle Mariners: Outfield Battle Heating Up in Spring Training

    The Seattle Mariners will have some tough decisions to make when the roster needs to be trimmed to 25 players. There is the issue of the starting rotation, but perhaps more complicated is the outfield...

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  9. Los Angeles Lakers: Simply Making the Playoffs Won't Be Enough

    The Los Angeles Lakers battled back from a 25-point deficit on Wednesday to beat the New Orleans Hornets (Pelicans) behind a 42-point effort from Kobe Bryant. Good for them. In addition, the Lakers regained their ...

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  10. Seattle Mariners Players Who Are on Track for a Bigger Role in 2013

    The Seattle Mariners do not feature a star-studded roster. However, there are several Mariners with the potential to develop into elite players. The 2013 season will be a year that should start to show signs of what is to come...

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  11. NFL in Los Angeles: Why Fans Are Not Desperate for a Team

    Apparently, the NFL stadium deal in Los Angeles is stalled (via Yahoo! Sports). Shocking. Haven’t we seen this movie before? We know how it ends. Ever since the NFL left Los Angeles after the 1994 season, the rhetoric has been the same...

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  12. The Complete Guide to Seattle Seahawks Free Agency

    Welcome to the wild and wacky world of free agency. Will the Seattle Seahawks be active or will they let other teams throw out the big contracts to the top talent? The tough part ...

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  13. Seattle Mariners: Will Hot Start in Spring Training Influence Regular Season?

    The Seattle Mariners are scoring runs, winning games and looking like a winner. Through March 4, the Mariners lead the league with 83 runs in 11 games. Granted, this is still spring training...

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  14. Predicting Seattle Seahawks' Free-Agent Signings

    The free-agent season is about to be begin, but the Seattle Seahawks may not be doing a great deal of shopping. Certainly there are some interesting players on the market, but the issue is cap space...

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  15. Seattle Mariners: Could Taijuan Walker or Danny Hultzen Make the 25-Man Roster?

    The Seattle Mariners are off to a hot start in spring training, and the pitching has been quite sharp thus far...

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  16. Reviewing the Seattle Seahawks' 5 Biggest Scouting Combine Takeaways

    Like every team in the league, the Seattle Seahawks watched hundreds of athletes sprint, pump iron and participate in a number of position-specific drills at the NFL combine...

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  17. Los Angeles Lakers: Analyzing Remaining Schedule and Playoff Chances

    The Los Angeles Lakers are starting to run out of chances. But there is still time, and the Lakers are only three games behind the Houston Rockets for the eighth spot in the Western Conference...

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  18. Full Scouting Report for Top Seattle Mariners Prospects at Spring Training

    The Seattle Mariners have a number of intriguing athletes in camp this year, and fans are looking forward to the day when some of them make the big club. Longtime fans of the Mariners hope the future will come soon for the current list of hot prospects...

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  19. The 7 Moves Seattle Seahawks Must Avoid in Free Agency

    The Seattle Seahawks have some needs, and the free-agent period will open soon. When free agency opens on March 12 (via NFL ...

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  20. Seattle Mariners: Hector Noesi Faces Long Road to Win Spot in Rotation

    The Seattle Mariners have finally started playing baseball. They did drop their spring training opener (via MLB .com) by a score of 9-3 to the San Diego Padres , but it is good to finally get things started...

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  21. Los Angeles Lakers: Updated Playoff Odds and Kobe's Guarantee

    The Los Angeles Lakers are making the playoffs in 2013, at least according to prognosticator Kobe Bryant ( via Jack McCallum of Sports Illustrated )...

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  22. Ranking the Biggest Free Agency Priorities for the Seattle Seahawks

    Will the Seattle Seahawks be big players in the free agent market this season? Conventional wisdom suggests that the ‘Hawks will continue building through the draft as they have over the last few seasons...

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  23. 10 NFL Combine Prospects That Seattle Seahawks Must Closely Watch

    The Seattle Seahawks will soon join the rest of the league at the NFL Scouting Combine. This is an opportunity for over 300 athletes to show off their strength, speed, agility and football acumen...

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  24. Early Projections for Seattle Mariners' Final 25-Man Roster

    Before long the Seattle Mariners will begin their 2013 season. There may appear to be ample time before April 1 but there is much work to be done. Specifically, management must decide which players are going to make the 25-man roster...

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  25. Los Angeles Clippers: Eric Bledsoe Should Not Be Dealt at the NBA Trade Deadline

    The Los Angeles Clippers have a good thing going this year. Why mess with a solid formula? And yet, there are rumors. Eric Bledsoe to the Boston Celtics for Kevin Garnett (via Yahoo Sports)...

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