1. Daniela Hantuchova, Justine Henin Advance To Quarter Finals in Brisbane

    Brisbane International On a gorgeous day in Brisbane where each of the top four seeds in the men's tournament secured their passage to the quarter finals, the talk of the town was the very real prospect of Justine Henin meeting Kim Clijsters...

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  2. Top Seed Kim Clijsters Advances, Justine Henin in Action Wednesday: WTA

    Top seed Kim Clijsters made light work of second-round opponent Alicia Molik at the Brisbane International on Tuesday as she advanced to the quarter finals with a comfortable 6-0, 6-3 victory...

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  3. Bret "The Hitman" Hart Returns to WWE: A Standoff 12 Years in the Making

    “Bret Hart screwed Bret Hart.” These were the words from WWE chairman Vince McMahon that have echoed around the souls of Bret “The Hitman” Hart fans for a dozen years...

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  4. WTA: Justine Henin's Victory Highlights Day Two at Brisbane International

    If Sunday was all about No. 1 seed Kim Clijsters cruising to victory in the WTA Tour’s season-opener in Brisbane, the hype on Monday was most certainly about the triumphant return of Justine Henin...

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  5. Thank God It's Friday: Why the New Jersey Nets Love the Weekend

    Despite winning their final game of the year—a year which has provided nothing but heartache and disappointment—the New Jersey Nets started off 2010 in much the same way as 2009 played out...

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  6. NFL Playoffs Scenarios: How Week 17 Played Out Minute-By-Minute

    With NFC seedings up for grab and seven AFC teams still mathematically in with a chance of securing a playoff spot, there was a lot to play for on the final Sunday of the regular season...

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  7. MLB 9s: Philadelphia Phillies—Dick Allen, Chuck Klein Best Phillies Ever

    If you were looking to pick your greatest ever Philadelphia Phillies lineup based on single-season offensive performances, where would you start? Do Ryan Howard, Jimmy Rollins, and Chase Utley ...

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  8. Jason Bay Strengthens New York Mets' Merry-Go-Round Outfield

    After a quiet series of winter meetings and an eerily nondescript Christmas, the New York Mets finally took the plunge on Tuesday with their acquisition of Jason Bay...

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  9. MLB 9s: Oakland A's Best Ever-Jimmie Foxx, Jose Canseco, Reggie Jackson

    If you were looking to pick your greatest ever Athletics lineup, based on single-season offensive performances, where would you start? For a team with a storied 109-year history, there are options from every era and at every position...

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  10. MLB 9s: New York Yankees—Yogi, The Babe, A-Rod, Mickey, and Jeter Shine

    If you were looking to choose your greatest ever Yankee lineup, based on single-season offensive performances, where would you start? Were Joe McCarthy's Yankees from the mid-to-late 1930s superior ...

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  11. MLB 9s: New York Mets—Darryl Strawberry, Jose Reyes: The Past and Present

    Were Carlos Delgado and John Olerud more valuable with the bat than Keith Hernandez—a star with the glove two decades earlier? Is David Wright's combination of speed and power enough to see ...

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  12. Nets by the Numbers: Is New Jersey Really This Bad?

    If October’s preseason is anything to go by, it may not come as any surprise that the New Jersey Nets are struggling. They lost two close games to the Knicks—one by four points, another by two...

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  13. England Draw USA, Algeria, and Slovenia In 2010 World Cup Group

    England will face the USA, Algeria, and Slovenia in the group stages of the 2010 World Cup in South Africa next June. They avoided the so-called “group of death” and, barring an exceptional meltdown, look set to advance to the knockout stages...

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  14. MLB 9s: For Minnesota Twins, a Strong 2009 Helps Joe Mauer and Jason Kubel

    Who would you rather have in your outfield: Torii Hunter or Larry Hisle? What was more impressive: Ed Battey's 26 home runs in 1963 or Joe Mauer's 28 in 2009? Is power more important than speed? ...

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  15. England's World Cup Options: Avoid Portugal, USA, Cameroon and It's Easy

    By being named one of the eight seeded teams for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, England will avoid the biggest names of international football in the group stages...

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  16. MLB 9s: Milwaukee Brewers—Paul Molitor and Ben Oglivie Get My Vote

    Ryan Braun or Tommy Harper? Prince Fielder or Cecil Cooper? Power or speed? The past or the present? It all points to one question with hundreds of possibilities: Which Brewer had the greatest ...

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  17. MLB 9s: L.A. Dodgers—Maury Wills, Duke Snider, Jackie Robinson Shine

    The shortstop who stole 104 bases, the catcher who was a great Dodger long before he was a great Met, and the third baseman who may have had one of the best single offensive seasons in L.A. history...

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  18. MLB 9s: Los Angeles Angels—Don Baylor, Vlad, Troy Glaus Make Cut

    Orlando Cabrera or Jim Fregosi? Sandy Alomar or Adam Kennedy? Power or speed? The past or the present? It all points to one question with hundreds of possibilities: Which Angel had the greatest ...

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  19. MLB 9s: Kansas City Royals—George Brett, Carlos Beltran Top Voting

    One question, hundreds of answers: Which Royal had the greatest offensive season at his position? Major League baseball has been asking fans this same question in an effort to choose each team's best-ever collection of stars...

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  20. MLB 9s: Houston Astros—Jeff Bagwell, Jimmy Wynn, Alan Ashby In Top Team

    One question, hundreds of answers: Which Astro had the greatest offensive season at his position? Major League baseball has been asking fans this same question in an effort to choose each team's best-ever collection of stars...

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  21. MLB 9s: Florida Marlins—Han-Ram, Pudge, Pierre Are Faces of the Franchise

    One question, hundreds of answers: Which Marlin had the greatest offensive season at his position? Major League baseball has been asking fans this same question in an effort to choose each team's best-ever collection of stars...

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  22. MLB 9s: Detroit Tigers—Did Ty Cobb Have The Best Offensive Season Ever?

    One question, hundreds of answers. Which member of the Detroit Tigers had the greatest offensive season at his position? Major League baseball has been asking fans this same question in an effort to choose each team's best-ever collection of stars...

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  23. MLB 9s: Colorado Rockies—Larry Walker, Matt Holliday Best Of All Time?

    One question, hundreds of answers. Which member of the Colorado Rockies had the greatest offensive season at his position? Is Larry Walker the greatest player to grace Coors Field? Has any shortstop ...

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  24. MLB 9s: Cleveland Indians—Albert Belle, 'Shoeless' Joe Jackson Shine

    Would Travis Hafner have been an MVP if he didn't break his hand in 2006? Is Nap Lajoie the greatest Indian you've never heard of? Is Manny Ramirez one of the best Cleveland outfielders in ...

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  25. MLB 9s: Cincinnati Reds—Johnny Bench, Frank Williams, Joe Morgan On Top

    A 22-year-old Most Valuable Player named Johnny Bench. One of the greatest second basemen of all-time, Joe Morgan. An outfielder named Cy Seymour who missed out on the Triple Crown by a single home run...

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