1. My Statement To The Fans Of The Cleveland Cavaliers

    NOTE: Before you read the rest of this, please note that this statement is of more maturity than the one from Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert. Or as I like to call him: Mr. Grumpy Gilbert (Gotta love Finding Nemo)...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about 4 years ago 689 reads 1 comments

  2. Carter's July 4th MLB Power Rankings: Hamilton, Pujols Lead MVP Races

    NOTE: team and player statistics updated through Saturday, July 3. 1. Tampa Bay Rays (47-33)—Last Week: Second Offense Rank: FourthPitching Rank: FourthLast 10 Games: 5-5 2...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about 4 years ago 254 reads 9 comments

  3. Carter's MLB Power Rankings, June 20: Hamilton, Rangers Continue To Rise

    Team Power Rankings:NOTE: Team W-L records and player statistics accurate as of Sunday June 20, at 11:00 AM CT. TEAM OF THE WEEK: Team with the largest jump in the rankings.BUST OF THE WEEK: Team with the furthest drop in the rankings...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about 4 years ago 525 reads 2 comments

  4. Carter's MLB Power Rankings-June 14: Yanks Take Top Spot Away From Rays

    Team Power Rankings: NOTE: Team W-L records and player statistics accurate as of Monday June 14, at 11:00 AM CT. TEAM OF THE WEEK: Team with the largest jump in the rankings over the week...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 4 years ago 742 reads 14 comments

  5. Carter's MLB Power Rankings, June 7: Red-Hot St. Louis Cardinals Jump to No. 3

    Team Power Rankings NOTE: Team W-L records and player statistics accurate as of Monday, June 7, at 11:00 AM CT. TEAM OF THE WEEK: Team with the largest jump in the rankings. BUST OF THE WEEK: Team with the furthest drop in the rankings...

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  6. Carter's MLB Power Rankings-May 30: Cabrera, Ethier Top MVP Favorites

    Carter’s MLB Team Power Rankings: NOTE: team W-L records and player statistics updated through Sunday morning, 11:00 AM 1...

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  7. 2010 NBA Playoffs: Top 25 Players Still Standing

    It's quite simple: I took the rosters of the Los Angeles Lakers, Phoenix Suns, Boston Celtics, and Orlando Magic and ranked every player from best worst. Here's how I see the top 25 players from that list...

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  8. Roy Oswalt and His Desire To Be Traded: Selfish Or Reasonable?

    When it comes to Roy Oswalt, my thoughts basically come down to this: I don’t blame Roy Oswalt for wanting to be traded. He’s such a great pitcher who plays for bad teams...

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  9. Carter's MLB Power Rankings: Rays No. 1 For Fifth Straight Week

    Carter’s MLB Power Rankings-Teams:NOTE: Team and Player Statistics updated through 11:00 AM CT, May 231. Tampa Bay Rays (31-12)For the fifth straight week, the Rays (aka-the Road Warriors) are in the top spot...

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  10. Carter's MLB Power Rankings, May 16: Red Hot Dodgers Move Up Eight Spots

    Carter’s MLB Power Rankings-Teams: *NOTE: Team and Player Statistics updated through 11:00 AM CT, May 16 1. Tampa Bay Rays (25-11) Last Week: No. 1 Offense Rank: fourth Pitching Rank: third Last 10 Games: 6-4 2...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 4 years ago 557 reads 1 comments

  11. Carter's MLB Power Rankings, May 9: Tampa Bay Rays No. 1 for Third Straight Week

    For the third week in a row I have the Tampa Bay Rays at the top spot. They have the best pitching staff in the majors. The best offense was a toss up between them and the Yankees...

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  12. Thoughts on Stephen Strasburg

    Usually when I hear about minor league baseball players being moved up to AAA from AA, I don’t really care. I only pay attention to the major leagues and their players and what’s going on with the big boys and the big teams...

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  13. Carter's MLB Power Rankings-May 2: Rays Remain at Number One

    For a second week in a row, the Rays are in the top spot in my Power Rankings. I still don’t see a reason to have them lower than that. They have the best offense in the majors by far and their pitching is also very good...

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  14. That's How I See It: Carter's Thoughts on MLB's Three-Week-Old Season

    The 2010 MLB season is a young three-weeks-old. After watching plenty of games, seeing highlights, and looking at too many stats, I’ve already come to many conclusions about many of the teams this year...

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  15. Carter's MLB Power Rankings, April 25: Rays Take Top Spot from Phillies

    There's no reason why the Rays shouldn't be in the top spot in this week's power rankings. They are the only team to be ranked in the top five in both scoring and team ERA. They are also the only team that has won at least eight of its last 10 games...

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  16. Carter's MLB Power Rankings Through April 18: Phillies Remain Number One

    Here's how I see the top 30 MLB teams, from strongest to weakest. The Phillies are number one. I just think they've played better than anybody else in baseball...

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  17. The Magical List: Carter's Final NBA Power Rankings For 2009-10

    Here's how I see the NBA's top 30 teams and the NBA postseason award winners for the 2009-10 season: 1. Orlando Magic (59-23) With the Magic in my top spot, this also means that also picking them to win the NBA Championship in June...

    David Carter Written by David Carter about over 4 years ago 574 reads 14 comments

  18. Who's Got the Edge: Carter's Stanley Cup Playoff First Round Predictions

    Eastern Conference (8) Montreal Canadiens vs. (1) Washington Capitals The Capitals have what I love in hockey and that’s great offense. They have scored more goals than any other team in the NHL...

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  19. Carter's Final NHL Power Rankings: Henrik Sedin Leads Hart Candidates

    The 2009-10 NHL regular season has come and gone. It’s been nothing short of very entertaining. From the playoff races to the individual award races to the rivalries to the excitement ...

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  20. Carter's MLB Power Rankings: April 12

    1. Philadelphia Phillies (5-1) Great offensive team + Roy Halladay success = success for whole team. The Phillies have scored a league-best 43 runs so far this season. And that's just offense...

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  21. Carter's NHL Power Rankings, April 5: Tippett Leads Jack Adams Race

    Here's David Carter's NHL Power Rankings and individual rankings for the 2009-10 season up until April 5. All W-L-OL records are updated thru Monday morning, April 5. 1...

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  22. MLB: Carter's 2010 American League West Outlook and Predictions

    Los Angeles Angels (Last Season: 97-65) The Angels have lost key players over the offseason such as John Lackey, Chone Figgins, and Vladimir Guerrero. These are players that have contributed so much over the years towards the Angels’ success...

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  23. Carter's 2010 National League East Outlook and Predictions

    Atlanta Braves (Last Season: 86-76) Will Bobby Cox’s last season as the Atlanta Braves manager be one worth remembering? He’s been the one fixture in the Braves’ organization since their run in the 1990s...

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  24. By the Numbers: Carter's NHL Power Rankings, March 22

    1. Washington Capitals (48-14-10) Offense Rank: 1 Defense Rank: 17 PP Rank: 1 PK Rank: 24 Last 10 Games: 7-1-2 2. Chicago Blackhawks (45-19-7) Offense Rank: 3 Defense Rank: 3 PP Rank: 9 PK Rank: 5 Last 10 Games: 4-4-2 3...

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  25. Carter's NHL Power Rankings—March 11: Alexander Ovechkin Remains Hart Favorite

    1. Washington Capitals (45-13-9) I have these guys at the No. 1 spot because I like teams that can score and score often. No other team has scored more than the Capitals. At this point, Alex Ovechkin is still my favorite to win the Hart Trophy...

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