1. IndyCar 2012: Handing out the Season Awards

    To say the 2012 IZOD IndyCar Series season had a different look and feel to it would be a massive understatement. There was the DW12 chassis, three engine manufacturers, new rules, new drivers and new penalties...

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  2. Ryan Hunter-Reay Wins the 2012 IndyCar Championship

    For the third consecutive year, Will Power entered the final race of the IndyCar season with the Championship lead. For the third consecutive year, Will Power is a bridesmaid...

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  3. 10 Greatest Home-Court Advantages in NBA History

    What is the goal of every team during the regular season? Home-court advantage in the playoffs of course. Being able to start a series in your own backyard gives the players, coaches and fans a chance to unite and defeat the opposition...

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  4. 8 Most Embarrassing Players in Indiana Pacers History

    Not everyone can be Brian Scalabrine. Not every team has a full 15-player roster that showcases talent from top to bottom. There is a reason those guys that sit at the end of the bench every single night only get out of their chairs during time outs...

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  5. NBA's Worst Starters at Each Position

    With so many super teams today, it seems you need to have a star at every position if you want to win. Look at the starters in Miami , Oklahoma City and Los Angeles, and try to pick out the weakest link...

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  6. Realistic Stat Projections for Each Member of the Indiana Pacers in 2012-13

    The Indiana Pacers finished with the fifth-best record in the NBA last season. How does this Pacers team outperform their 42-24 record last year? Perhaps the answer lies within what they didn't lose, as opposed to what they added...

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  7. NBA: Which Superstar Is Next to Win His First Ring?

    Now that LeBron James finally has his ring, who is the next superstar to finally get his hands on one? There are plenty of candidates, and all of them are hungry for it...

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  8. 5 Best Situational Lineups for the Milwaukee Bucks in 2012-13

    It was a disappointing season for the Milwaukee Bucks last year. They finished with a 31-35 record, missing out on the playoffs once again. Looking at their roster on paper, you have to wonder how it could have gone so bad...

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  9. NBA: Are the Boston Celtics Officially Done?

    Two years ago Boston was set to make "one final run." The same thing was said last year. Has the window officially closed on the Celtics ? When the first Big Three of the modern ...

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  10. Carmelo Anthony Not Motivated Enough to Win an NBA Title?

    Rarely does winning an Olympic gold medal offer any consequences, but it could mean trouble for fans in New York. There is no denying the greatness of Carmelo Anthony...

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  11. Can Kevin Durant Break Michael Jordan's Scoring Record Title?

    After winning his third straight NBA scoring title, is there anyone that can get in the way of Kevin Durant breaking Michael Jordan’s record of 10? The answer is no, and yes...

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  12. The NBA's 10 Best Centers

    They were once the key to winning in the NBA , but are now thought to be extinct. The big men in basketball have seen some major changes over the last decade...

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  13. 6 Veteran Players We Would Love to See Get a Ring

    There are plenty of great players in the NBA that haven't won a title. While some have had countless injuries derailing their path to the big stage, others have simply been stuck on less talented teams...

    Chad Smith Written by Chad Smith about almost 2 years ago 595 reads 8 comments

  14. Love Him or Hate Him, Reggie Miller Is a Hall of Famer

    Reggie Miller becomes an official member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Friday night. While some question whether or not he is deserving of such an honor, many more agree that he belongs...

    Chad Smith Written by Chad Smith about almost 2 years ago 2,957 reads 60 comments

  15. Reggie Miller: Among the Greatest Shooting Guards Ever?

    With the 11th pick in the 1987 NBA Draft, the Indiana Pacers took a skinny kid from UCLA, enraging fans across the state. This week, those same fans are laughing at just how wrong they were...

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  16. 2012 IZOD IndyCar Championship Preview

    For the seventh consecutive year, the IZOD IndyCar Championship will be decided in the final race of the season. The site is Auto Club Speedway, a place IndyCar has not raced at since 2005 when Dario Franchitti won the race...

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  17. Each NBA Team's Best Defensive Player

    They say defense wins Championships, right? No team has ever won an NBA title without good defense. Sometimes it's more important to stop an opposing superstar than it is to have one of yours make a big shot...

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  18. NBA Veterans Who Should Retire Today

    Some guys just can't say goodbye to the game they love. Most of them don't really need the money, and despite not getting much playing time, they keep coming back year after year. You can't blame them, but for these guys, their time is up...

    Chad Smith Written by Chad Smith about almost 2 years ago 1,197 reads 4 comments

  19. NBA Preview: Who Will Win the Central Division?

    Five teams will battle for the Central Division title this season but the question is, who is the favorite right now? With Derrick Rose 's injury, things look to be wide open, and it's anyone's guess as to who will come out on top...

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  20. 5 Sneaky Lineups the Indiana Pacers Can Use

    No team in the NBA was more consistent with their starting lineup last year than the Indiana Pacers . They only used five different starting fives last year, and of their 66 regular-season games, they trotted out the same lineup 54 times...

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  21. The Best Pure Shooter on Every NBA Team

    Whether it is a clutch shot at the end of a Playoff game or the first shot of a preseason game, the jump shot in basketball is one of the purest things in sports...

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  22. Ryan Hunter-Reay Earns Shot at Championship with Baltimore Win

    Ryan Hunter-Reay will get his chance at a championship after all. He earned it too, winning the Grand Prix of Baltimore on Sunday with his back flat against the wall...

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  23. Indiana Pacers All-Time Roster

    It seems that people today want to relive the past as much as possible. Video games like N BA 2k and Madden 13 let you play with "legendary players" from the past. Everywhere you look, statues are being erected and jerseys are being retired...

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  24. Will Power Claims Baltimore Pole Again, IndyCar Series Championship in Sight

    Will Power knows his best shot at winning the IZOD IndyCar Series title is this weekend at Baltimore. He won from the pole here last year and looks to do the same again this weekend...

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  25. Are the Indiana Pacers Better off Without a Star Player?

    Most people say you need two or three star players to win a Championship in the NBA today. While I can't disagree with that, I do question if the Indiana Pacers might be a better team without a superstar...

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