1. Rafael Nadal Advances by Beating Marcos Daniel in 2011 Australian Open

    Rafa Nadal spent just 47 minutes on court in his opening match of the 2011 Australian Open, running up a 6-0, 5-0 lead over injured Brazilian Marcos Daniel who was forced to retire with knee tendinitis...

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  2. Australian Open 2011 Day 1 Live Blog: Wozniacki, Sharapova Through, Querrey Out

    Hello and welcome to the live blog of Day One of the Australian Open. Maria Sharapova, world No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki and men's No...

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  3. Australian Open 2011: Previewing Every First-Round Match in Women's Draw

    The Australian Open gets underway tomorrow with world No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki looking to build on a successful 2010 at the first Grand Slam of the new decade. Venus Williams, Vera Zvonareva, Kim Clijsters and Co...

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  4. Jets vs. Colts: The Biggest Plays of New York's 'Wild' Card Victory in Indy

    The New York Jets beat the Indianapolis Colts in an exciting Wild Card matchup on Saturday night, rallying from behind to win the game as time expired...

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  5. Roberto Alomar Elected to Hall of Fame: A Poor New York Met, but Worthy HoF Pick

    Roberto Alomar was overpaid by the New York Mets for his year and a half of service towards the end of his career, but I was happy to see him get the recognition he deserved with a spot in the Hall of Fame...

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  6. New York Mets' Oliver Perez Walks 6 and Fans 5, Earns Victory in Mexican League

    New York Mets pitcher Oliver Perez continued to struggle with his command in his fifth start of the winter with the Tomateros de Culiacan...

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  7. Nets vs. Wizards: New Jersey Blows 23 Point Lead But Ends Eight-Game Losing Skid

    The New Jersey Nets blew a 23-point lead at home to the Washington Wizards on Thursday night before retaking the lead and holding on long enough to end an eight-game losing streak, winning 97-89...

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  8. New York Mets: Jenrry Mejia, Oliver Perez and K-Rod in Caribbean Winter Leagues

    New York Mets top pitching prospect Jenrry Mejia tops the list of a dozen players on the team's 40-man roster getting some offseason work in the Caribbean Winter Leagues...

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  9. Martina Navratilova Raises $60,000, but Hospitalized During Mt Kilimanjaro Climb

    Tennis legend Martina Navratilova was released from a Kenyan hospital on Sunday, three days after illness forced her to abandon her charity climb up Mount Kilimanjaro...

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  10. New York Mets Prospect Jenrry Mejia Strong in Dominican, Oliver Perez Struggles

    New York Mets pitching prospect Jenrry Mejia scattered two hits while walking one and striking out four over three shutout innings for the Tigres del Licey in the Dominican Winter League on Friday...

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  11. New York Mets Hot Stove: Evaluating Relief Pitcher D.J. Carrasco

    The New York Mets made it abundantly clear that they were not going to be major contenders in the high-profile free agent sweepstakes this week in Florida , so the fact that they signed D...

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  12. FIFA World Cup: If Qatar Can Host It, Why Not Vatican City in 2026?

    SATIRE—Following the news that Russia and Qatar have been awarded the FIFA World Cup in 2018 and 2022 respectively, I would like to take this time to launch my bid...Vatican City for 2026...

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  13. MLB Rumors: Reports Say New York Mets Making Progress With Pitcher Chris Young

    According to ESPN and the New York Post , the New York Mets are deep in talks with hurler Chris Young...

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  14. New York Mets Manager Terry Collins Says Mets Can Be Last Team Standing

    Terry Collins was introduced as the new manager of the New York Mets on Tuesday morning at Citi Field, and he said the team has the talent to be the last team standing come October...

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  15. Terry Collins: 10 Things He Needs to Do ASAP As Manager of the New York Mets

    Terry Collins has been selected as the new manager of the New York Mets, a source confirmed to MLB.com on Sunday evening. He wasn't my first choice to replace Jerry Manuel, but I'll support him and trust that Sandy Alderson and Co...

    Ash Marshall Written by Ash Marshall about 4 years ago 3,846 reads 25 comments

  16. New York Mets: Terry Collins Doesn't Have the Leadership Qualities to Be Manager

    Sandy Alderson and the New York Mets interviewed Terry Collins for the second time on Thursday as the club forges ahead in looking for Jerry Manuel's successor...

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  17. NBA Power Rankings Week 3: New Orleans Hornets Soar, LA Lakers, Miami Heat Drop

    Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers lost their first game of the year this week, quickly followed by a second. LeBron James and the Miami Heat lost to the Boston Celtics once again...

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  18. Mets' Carlos Beltran Saying the Right Things, But Injury Has Him Over a Barrel

    Carlos Beltran says he is professional enough to listen to New York Mets' management if they want to explore moving him. That's all well and good, but he really didn't have a choice in the matter...

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  19. B/R Interview: Martina Navratilova Ensures Youths Get a Sporting Chance

    Martina Navratilova is a remarkable athlete and an even better person. There is quite literally nothing she cannot accomplish when she sets her mind to it...

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  20. B/R Interview: Olympians Lindsey Jacobellis, Seth Wescott, Julia Mancuso Hit NYC

    It's not every day that you get to sit down to chat with an Olympian, let alone a dozen of them. Fortunately, I had the opportunity to talk with some of the biggest names on the Team ...

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  21. NBA Power Rankings Week 2: L.A. Lakers Stay Perfect, Miami Heat Drop

    Week 2 in the NBA saw the L.A. Lakers remain perfect, the free-scoring Boston Celtics reel off four in a row and the Miami Heat beating down the bottom feeders before getting a surprise against streaking New Orleans...

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  22. MLB Free Agency: New York Mets Need To Re-Sign Hisanori Takahashi

    The New York Mets were handed an extension to negotiate with reliever Hisanori Takahashi , but with the new deadline just two days away now, it seems odd that they haven't pulled the trigger...

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  23. World Series Game 5 Live Blog: San Francisco Giants vs. Texas Rangers

    Featured Columnist Ash Marshall here, live blogging Game 5 of the World Series as the San Francisco Giants look to win it all against the Texas Rangers ...

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  24. NBA Power Rankings Week 1: L.A. Lakers, Miami Heat Top Despite Not Being at Best

    The NBA season is well underway and there are familiar names at the top of the power rankings. Kobe Bryant and the L.A...

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  25. Sandy Alderson Arrives As New York Mets' General Manager: Thoughts From the GM

    Sandy Alderson arrived at Citi Field on Friday to be introduced to the media for the very first time as General Manager...

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