1. 2010 MLB Draft: Where are the Houston Astros' Past Decade of Top Picks?

    With the 2010 Major League Baseball Draft just around the corner—as coverage and picks begin Monday, June 7—it’s time to take a look back at Houston’s history of draft choices and where the future Astros are today...

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  2. 2010 MLB Draft: Top 10 MLB Draft Hidden Gems

    Everyone talks about the top 10 and first round picks, but what have been the best hidden gems in the Major League Baseball Draft’s last 45 years or so? From Albert Pujols (13th ...

    Denton Ramsey Written by Denton Ramsey about 4 years ago 2,230 reads 25 comments

  3. NBA Free Agency: Five Potential Sign-and-Trade Options for Dirk Nowitzki

    While it’s highly likely that Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban will keep his prized possession in Dirk Nowitzki, there’s still an outside chance the Mavs’ MVP could find his way to Phoenix, New York, or elsewhere...

    Denton Ramsey Written by Denton Ramsey about 4 years ago 2,894 reads 17 comments

  4. Baylor Bears Rank Third in Big 12 Championships Over Last Seven Years

    Take note Big 12 breakup promoters: the Baylor Bears aren’t going anywhere. First and foremost, just look at the past seven seasons in conference play...

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  5. Houston Wins Again, Despite Blown Save? You Bet Your Astros

    Amazingly, the Houston Astros have turned pitiful late game plays into incredible ninth inning heroics. Those same Astros were at it again on Thursday afternoon at Minute Maid Park, ...

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  6. Could You Hit a Man With Glasses? Top 10 Four-Eyed Hurlers

    Who’s No. 1 in your top 10 list when talking about the best pitchers—over the last 25 years—who wore glasses on the mound? Inspired by K-Rod’s incredible start ...

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  7. It May Not Be the Dream, but Add Shaq As Mentor? Great for Yao Ming

    In case you were wondering, it appears as though Yao Ming will be back in Houston Rockets red for the 2010-11 NBA season...

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  8. From Boston's Blueprint to Miami's Madness: How a Trio of Stars Could Realign

    The Boston Celtics were the first to try it. The Miami Heat may be the next. This new free agency madness may become an event that occurs every few years in the NBA—though it’s highly unlikely...

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  9. Orlando Magic Aiming for History, Phoenix Suns Searching for Series Lead

    Who would’ve thought we’d still be watching NBA conference finals games this late in May? Not many...

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  10. Five NBA Teams Crazy Enough To Take a Shot at Shaq Next Season

    Save room for Shaq. Those four words may be very key to a handful of NBA general managers and coaches who are searching for a missing piece down low...

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  11. Lost Legacies: A Trio of Former Houston Astros Who Died Way Too Young

    There are moments in time where sports takes a backburner and life takes center stage. Unfortunately, Major League Baseball has had its share of losses in terms of players dying way too young...

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  12. BREAKING NEWS: Jose Lima, Former MLB Pitcher, Dead at 37

    Jose Lima, a former Major League Pitcher for five teams from 1994-2006, died early Sunday morning, May 23. Lima was 37 years old...

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  13. Chris Bosh Reveals Top Five Teams To Toronto Raptors, Free Agency Awaits

    Will he stay or will he go? Chris Bosh has narrowed down his list of places he’d like to play in the 2010-11 season to five teams, according to ESPN. Bosh—who averaged 24 PPG, 10...

    Denton Ramsey Written by Denton Ramsey about 4 years ago 2,122 reads 12 comments

  14. Roy Oswalt Requests Trade: Astros GM Ed Wade Confirms, Departure Looms

    Houston Astros fans will soon be facing a sad reality. Roy Oswalt is heading elsewhere—and soon. According to Houston Chronicle sports columnist Richard Justice via Twitter, ...

    Denton Ramsey Written by Denton Ramsey about 4 years ago 278 reads 2 comments

  15. Willy Taveras Returning to Houston Astros? It Could Happen…

    The latest Houston sports news to hit the wire (beyond, of course, the whole "Roy Oswalt wants a trade" talk) revolves around former Astros outfielder Willy Taveras...

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  16. NBA Playoffs: Lakers Look Finals-Bound; Is There Still Time For Suns?

    As much as I hate to admit it, the LA Lakers appear to be Finals-bound once again. I don’t want to suggest that anyone is just handing LA the title—but with the number ...

    Denton Ramsey Written by Denton Ramsey about 4 years ago 433 reads 9 comments

  17. NCAA Football Realignment Reality: Big 12 Breakup BS Needs To Stop

    The Big 12—and its current members—aren’t going anywhere in the near future. And all the Big 12 Conference breakup nonsense needs to end. Immediately...

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  18. Kaz Matsui Released from Houston Astros, Jeff Keppinger to Start at 2B

    It’s about time the Houston Astros made a positive move. That move came in the form of releasing slumping second baseman Kaz Matsui—who has two days to clear waivers...

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  19. Houston Rockets Guard Aaron Brooks Set To Host Basketball Camp

    Houston Rockets point guard Aaron Brooks, the 2010 NBA Most Improved Player, will be hosting a basketball camp this summer at the Rice University Recreation and Wellness Center in Houston, Texas...

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  20. Don’t Forget Robert Griffin: Baylor QB Aiming to Get Bears on Track

    Remember the name Robert Griffin, aka RGIII, if you’ve forgotten it already. Baylor’s RGIII, the Big 12 Bears’ starting quarterback, will be back with a vengeance on the college gridiron in 2010...

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  21. 2010 NBA Draft: Houston Rockets Garner No. 14 Pick, Who Should They Get?

    With the 2010 NBA Draft Lottery officially in the books, it’s time now to take a look at where the Houston Rockets stand come draft day this summer. Houston garnered the No...

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  22. Former Duke Stars JJ Redick, Shelden Williams Set to Meet in the East

    Four years of college basketball together and helping propel coach Mike Krzyzewski and the Duke Blue Devils to three Sweet Sixteen appearances and one Final Four (yet coming up short ...

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  23. Piggyback Ride: 10 MLB Pitchers Whose Back SHOULD be Hurting

    With Josh Beckett sidelined for yet another start due to back issues, it’s time to take a look at 10 current pitchers in the majors whose backs SHOULD be hurting them...

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  24. Sweep In St. Louis: Why It’s Not Time To Kiss Houston’s Astros Goodbye

    Believe it or not, the Astros have won four games in a row; and three of those victories have come against the first-place Cardinals as Houston swept St. Louis at Busch Stadium...

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  25. NBA Postseason: Seven Playoff Player Pitfalls

    With the NBA Playoffs dwindled down to the Elite Eight (and quickly narrowing down to the Final Four), let’s quickly look at current players in the postseason with pitfalls that very well may send their team home early...

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