1. The NBA's Eastern Conference's Big Three

    In the NBA Eastern Conference, there are three teams…and then everyone else. The Cleveland Cavaliers are the only team in the league with 60 wins, Boston (the defending champs, ...

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  2. Smashmouth Basketball: A Defensive Clinic at the Final Four

    Jim Calhoun. Jay Wright. Roy Williams. Tom Izzo. These are the men leading the teams who will compete for the NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship this weekend in Detroit. Two semi-final games on Saturday and then the final on Monday night...

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  3. If You Want The Job Done Right: Mulder and Halladay May Be The Last True Aces

    Mark Mulder’s career probably ended last week, not with a bang but with a whimper. Mulder couldn’t get out of the first inning of the Cardinals game July 9 against the Phillies, ...

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  4. Josh Childress Heads for Europe: What's Greek for 'Tweener'?

    Let’s get one thing straight. Josh Childress didn’t sign with Olympiacos of Greece because he wants to get away from the Hawks, because he wants more playing time, or because he thinks his game might be a better fit with a European league...

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  5. NBA to Impose Fines for Flopping: Selling the Call

    Earlier this week, at its annual pre-draft camp, the NBA announced to teams that it will begin imposing fines upon players for ‘clear cases’ of flopping in the upcoming 2008/09 season...

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  6. Indianapolis 500: Danica Patrick Tries To Live Up to Her Own Standards

    On April 20, 2008, Danica Patrick rewrote history, becoming the first female driver to win a major auto race. She claimed the checkered flag in the Indy Japan 300 at Twin Ring Motegi, satisfying the critics for at least a few months...

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  7. Open Mic: a Structure for Better Officiating in Professional Sports

    The discovery that Tim Donaghy illegally bet on NBA games he refereed has been a sort of "coming out party" for discouraged fans across the sporting world...

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  8. End Credits: Beijing Olympics

    Photo by Muhammad Nur Fairuz There are images of an epic era which we have passed in our pursuit of a globalized community...

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  9. 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing are End Credits after Era of Glory

    There are images of an epic era which we have passed in our pursuit of a globalized community. With every website published, every media group merging into giant conglomerates, every ...

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  10. It's Just Bad Business - NFL Rookie Contracts

    NFL Draft - Jake Long, originally uploaded by Form Digital. Imagine the following scene: A top corporation with billions of dollars in revenue, a significantly bright future in terms ...

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  11. NFL Rookie Contracts: Just Bad Business

    Imagine the following scene: A top corporation with billions of dollars in revenue, a significantly bright future in terms of market stability, and a well-known brand name is in need of an entry level manager for one of their sub-brands...

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  12. Five Votes Down

    Photo by Michael P. Whelan It’s the middle of May, 30+ games into the baseball season, and teams have already begun the process of identifying needs and reevaluating their talent...

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  13. MLB Collusion: Five Votes Down

    It’s the middle of May, over 30 games into the baseball season, and teams have already begun the process of identifying needs and reevaluating their talent...

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  14. Humbled, Chris Paul Pays Tribute to Special Child

    Last summer, ESPN created a "My Wish" feature for their SportsCenter broadcasts that showcase individual athletes giving back to the community through the Make-A-Wish Foundation...

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  15. NBA: Humble Chris Paul Pays Tribute to Special Child

    Last summer, ESPN created a ‘My Wish’ feature for their SportsCenter broadcasts that showcase individual athletes giving back to the community through the Make-A-Wish Foundation...

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  16. Post Hoc, Ergo Propter Hoc: Eight Belles and the 2008 Kentucky Derby

    Photo by jamesbusso Over the weekend, the 134th running of the Kentucky Derby ended in tragedy as Eight Belles, the first filly to run since 1999, broke both front ankles and was subsequently euthanized...

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  17. Eight Belles and the 2008 Kentucky Derby

    The 134th running of the Kentucky Derby ended in tragedy as Eight Belles, the first filly to run since 1999, broke both front ankles and was subsequently euthanized...

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