1. Kentucky Derby 2015: Race Schedule and Predictions for Top Contenders

    A year after California Chrome came one race away from claiming the Triple Crown, this May's Kentucky Derby could bring a similarly talented horse into the national limelight...

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  2. NFL Mock Draft 2015: Predictions for Top Prospects Who Will Get Overdrafted

    This calm before the storm of the 2015 NFL draft is often when the most misleading information comes out...

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  3. NHL Playoffs 2015: Updated Schedule, Stanley Cup Odds and Picks

    Through the first four days of the Stanley Cup playoffs, six of the eight first-round series are tied 1-1...

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  4. NBA Playoff Schedule 2015: TV Guide, Live Stream Coverage for Entire Postseason

    The first round of last year’s NBA playoffs was arguably the most exciting in league history, but given the lack of a clear-cut top-tier teams this season, there’s a reasonable chance that the 2015 encore will eclipse its predecessor...

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  5. 5 Realistic Trade Partners for New England Patriots in 2015 NFL Draft

    Few teams are as strongly associated with the draft-day trade as the New England Patriots . In an inherently unpredictable event, Bill Belichick 's astute sense for valuation has given the Pats a leg up over the rest of the league...

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  6. NBA Draft 2015: Updated Mock Draft Predictions After Final Regular-Season Games

    Because of the lottery system, we won't actually know the NBA draft order until the conference finals. However, with a chaotic final night finalizing the order of regular-season ...

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  7. NFL Mock Draft 2015: Projections for Most Underrated 1st-Round Prospects

    Expectations are rarely reasonable for first-round picks in the NFL draft. While teams don't often expect a player to carry a unit from Week 1, fans and analysts tend to get caught ...

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  8. NHL Playoff Bracket 2015: Complete 1st-Round Schedule and Series Predictions

    Unlike in the NBA, where a seven-game series typically allows the better regular-season team to emerge victorious, the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs are as unpredictable as any team sporting event...

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  9. Why Dominique Easley Is New England Patriots' Most Overlooked 2015 Starter

    In the Bill Belichick era, the New England Patriots have never really had a player like Dominique Easley ...

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  10. NBA Playoffs 2015: Latest Standings, Underdogs Poised to Pull 1st-Round Upsets

    With only three days left in the NBA regular season, 13 of 16 playoff spots have been clinched. However, just five teams are locked into their current seedings , and the jockeying ...

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  11. Stanley Cup Playoffs 2015: Updated Standings, Bracket and Top Must-See Games

    It can take years for the NHL 's balance of power to shift, but the stagnant salary cap has thinned out some of the established powers, thus resulting in significant postseason turnover this year...

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  12. Why Logan Ryan Is New England Patriots' Most Critical X-Factor in 2015

    For all the energy we invest covering, reading and worrying about the NFL draft, the offseason's signature event will likely have a fairly minimal bearing on how the 2015 season actually plays out...

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  13. NBA Playoff Standings 2015: Updated Bracket, Matchups That Will Change Picture

    The NBA playoffs may start in 11 days, but it's anyone's best guess as to which matchups will actually occur...

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  14. Safest, Riskiest Choices New England Patriots Might Consider in 2015 NFL Draft

    Bill Belichick has never been a risk-averse football decision-maker, on or off the field. That mentality especially applies to his draft philosophy, as Belichick has taken plenty ...

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  15. Masters 2015: Odds for Sleepers and Favorites Heading into Augusta

    April is the sports calendar's most jam-packed month, with Opening Day, the NFL draft and NBA and NHL playoffs garnering much of the attention...

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  16. Fantasy Baseball 2015: Projections for Top Sleepers Available on Waiver Wires

    With the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs opening the MLB season Sunday night, most if not all fantasy baseball drafts have already occurred...

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  17. Upgrade or Downgrade: Making the Call on Patriots' Offseason Additions

    NFL free agency is generally an exercise in impatience. Players want piles of guaranteed cash before they’ve played a down under their new contract, while organizations and fans want results as soon as the pen hits the dotted line...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 2 months ago 9,418 reads 45 comments

  18. What Recent History Suggests About New England Patriots' 2015 Draft Plan

    The NFL may be a 365-day enterprise, but this period is a bit of a black hole on the calendar for football fans. Free agency has slowed to a dribble, and with the draft still one month out it's hard to pin down any definitive plans...

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  19. March Madness 2015 Bracket: Final Four Schedule, Most Outstanding Player Outlook

    In a year where college basketball has been relatively top-heavy, it's fitting that the Final Four consists of four of the past decade's premier programs. With a trio of No...

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  20. NCAA Tournament Schedule 2015: Picks, Live Stream for Sunday's Elite Eight

    In a year when chalk has generally ruled, the cream of the NCAA tournament crop has risen to the top. A pair of No...

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  21. March Madness 2015 Schedule: TV Info, Live Stream and Friday's Sweet 16 Picks

    If the first week of March Madness is all about wall-to-wall action and thrilling upsets, the second week represents the time for championship contenders to separate themselves...

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  22. Five 2014 Stats the New England Patriots Must Improve Upon in 2015

    By most accounts, the New England Patriots have regressed from the team that last took the field in Glendale, Arizona, on Feb. 1...

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  23. Best Possible Outcomes for New England Patriots' Top 3 Draft Picks

    To paraphrase Jon Steinbeck, the best laid schemes of NFL teams often go awry. The NFL draft is an unpredictable, dynamic system in which a single phone call inevitably fosters wide-ranging ripple effects...

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  24. NCAA Brackets 2015: Picks and Updated Odds Ahead of 3rd-Round Day 2 Schedule

    The opening day of the NCAA tournament set an impossible standard to meet in terms of drama. Indeed, March Madness' second day was a near 180-degree turn; apart from Dayton upsetting Providence, every single higher-seeded team won...

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  25. NFL Veteran Combine Participants 2015: Players Who Will Make Rosters This Season

    Football mania in America has made the NFL a true 365-day operation, even during the leaner parts of the league calendar...

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