1. Blake Ahearn: Hardwork Creates Success

    He knew he wasn't the most athletic kid, but he was determined to work harder than any other player. Blake Ahearn, a 6'2" shooting guard, may be best known for setting all sorts of NCAA free throw records...

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  2. St. Louis University Basketball: It's Rick Majerus's Time

    Now that most of, former Saint Louis University basketball head coach, Brad Soderberg's recruits are gone, it is time for current coach Rick Majerus to see what his recruits can do...

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  3. Testicular Cancer, Chris Lofton's Worst Nightmare

    If anyone played attention to the men's college basketball season last year, it was clear who the best shooting guard in America was: Chris Lofton. It wasn't even close...

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  4. Zenit St. Petersburg: Are You Kidding Me?

    Zenit St. Petersburg fans saw quite the spectacle tonight: a 4-0 romping of soccer giant Bayern Munich. Zenit advances to the UEFA finals and the right to play Rangers, a Scottish team...

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  5. All-Time List: If Active NBA Players Careers Ended Today

    It's pretty clear to most even casual NBA fans who the greatest player of all-time is: Michael Jordan. But how do the active players fit into the list of all-time greats? I'm going to compile my top 5, based on career to-date...

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  6. This Day in History, May 1: Nolan Ryan

    I figured, as an interesting way to talk about some historical events in sports, I would do an article on an event that occurred today in sports, May 1...

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  7. Bound for the Association?: UNC Basketball Draft Class

    The best college basketball player from a year ago, Tyler Hansbrough, has already announced that he will return to the Tar Heel sidelines...

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  8. Roger Clemens: Should We Care?

    In watching ESPN tonight, I saw that the "breaking news" was that Roger Clemens was in a decade-long relationship with a young country singer...

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  9. How Many Pitches Are Too Many For Pitchers These Days?

    Adam Wainwright just kept going. After 126 pitches, he walked off the mound content hoping to see the Cardinals win it in the bottom of the ninth. They did, on a Skip Schumacher single...

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  10. Michael Ballack: Der Kapitän

    Michael Ballack, der Kapitaen der Nationalmannschaft hat heute ein tolles Spiel gegen Man U gespielt. Ballack hat in der 87. Minute ein Elfmeter geschossen fur einen Tor...

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  11. San Antonio Spurs: Can't Be Stopped

    If any of you happened to stay up late enough to watch the entire Spurs-Suns game, you saw near perfection. Tony Parker dropped a cool 41 points, not to mention 12 assists as a nice compliment...

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  12. Tim Duncan: You Call Him Old and Boring, I Call Him Amazing

    Tim Duncan is the best Center in the game, even with Yao Ming healthy. Yes, better than Dwight Howard, Shaq "The Diesel has run out" O'Neal, and Pau Gasol...

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  13. Farewell Coach Joe Gamlin, You Will Always Be Remembered

    Coach was everything YOU wanted to be. Coach was the one I looked up to. Now, Coach is gone. I got the call from my best friend letting me know of Coach's passing. I was in shock...

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  14. St. Louis Cardinals April Success: Merely a Mirage?

    As of April 17, 2008, the Cardinals have raced off to the second-best record in the majors, trailing only the Arizona Diamondbacks...

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