1. Dallas Braden's Gem: Power Ranking the 19 Perfect Games

    Oakland Athletics left-hander Dallas Braden joined the annals of baseball yesterday when he tossed the 19th perfect game in the history of the game. It was completely unexpected given Braden's relative obscurity...

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  2. Five Ways To Fix the MLB All-Star Game

    The MLB All-Star Game has been an event of diminishing returns in recent years. The ratings have plummeted and general interest has waned over the years, leaving the Mid-Summer Classic has nothing more than a blip on the radar...

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  3. The 20 Most Overpaid NFL Players by Performance

    The NFL salary cap can be a scary thing for many NFL clubs. Getting as close to the salary cap without going over is the ideal situation which makes overpaying players a very costly proposition...

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  4. Lawrence Taylor Arrested: Inside his Checkered Past

    The latest accusations that former New York Giants linebacker Lawrence Taylor raped a 16-year-old girl in a New York hotel is another black mark in L.T.'s personal life...

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  5. Kobe Bryant's 10 Best Playoff Moments

    It has been a long, illustrious career for Kobe Bryant. Arguably the world's best player, Bryant has played in the postseason every season of his career except for one (2004-2005)...

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  6. Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr.: The Scoop on the Mega-Fight

    Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s unanimous victory over "Sugar" Shane Mosley ran Floyd Mayweather's career record to 41-0...

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  7. Lawrence Taylor Rape Arrest: What We Know About the Troubled Star's Late

    In another sad state of affairs for one of the most notoriously troubled former athletes, the tale of Lawrence Taylor took another ugly turn on Thursday morning...

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  8. 2010 NBA Draft: The 20 Best Underclassmen

    College basketball starts staying for their senior season has gone the way of the dinosaurs. That means that the board for the upcoming 2010 NBA Draft will be loaded with talented underclassmen...

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  9. Iron Man Mania: The 10 Toughest Iron Men In Sports

    Sports obviously put the highest physical demands on an athlete's body. Many athletes feel fortunate just for playing one season without injury, but season after season? It is a rarely commodity in today's sports...

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  10. 2010 NBA Playoffs: Five Things To Watch on Wednesday

    The 2010 NBA Playoffs continue on Wednesday night but only one of the four series hits the floor tonight. The San Antonio Spurs and the Phoenix Suns take center stage tonight in Game 2 of their series...

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  11. Kobe Bryant LA Times Photo Shoot: What Was He Thinking?

    Athletes dipping into their celebrity side is nothing new. As the line between sports and entertainment have blurred, athletes have crossed that line into things like modeling...

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  12. Five Reasons Why Brady Quinn Is the Odd Man Out in Denver

    The Denver Broncos now famously went out on a limb when they traded up to select Tim Tebow with the 25th overall pick in the 2010 NFL Draft...

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  13. Five Puzzling Guys Who Have Jobs Over Terrell Owens

    The 2010 NFL Draft is behind us and offseason minicamps are beginning. Teams are filling up their rosters with college free agents and other veterans on the market. However, one big name that has yet to find a home is that of Terrell Owens...

    Jon Star Written by Jon Star about over 4 years ago 2,636 reads 9 comments

  14. The Top 10 College Stars Who Could Declare Early for the 2011 NFL Draft

    The 2011 NFL will be of certain intrigue. A looming lockout could turn the 2011 NFL Draft into one of buying stock and not necessarily players. Early entrants will have to seriously weigh their options considering there may not be a 2011 NFL season...

    Jon Star Written by Jon Star about over 4 years ago 2,126 reads 3 comments

  15. 10 Most Gruesome CFB Injuries Of The Past Decade

    No one ever wants to see an injured athlete, especially a college athlete who is not only playing without a paycheck but most unlikely to receive a fat paycheck in the future...

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  16. Brett Favre Needs Ankle Surgery: What It Really Means

    News broke this morning that Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brett Favre will require surgery to repair his injured left ankle. Favre injured the ankle during the 2010 NFC Championship and still battles painful swelling that has yet to recede...

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  17. The 10 Funniest Mascot Fails

    Mascots. What are they good for? They run up and down the sidelines of sporting events in absurd costumes doing cheesy things to capture the eye of the audiences...

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  18. 2010 Kentucky Derby Horses: Handicapping the Longshots

    The favorites have dominated the talk leading up to this Saturday's 136th running of the Kentucky Derby. Their strengths, weaknesses, who can pull it out, who is in good position at the post...

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  19. 10 MLB Prospects Clawing For a Chance at Stardom

    There is a delicate line with prospects. Organizations tend to err on the side of caution with promising young players, not wanting to expose them to the big leagues before they are ready...

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  20. Tiger Woods: Quail Hollow Championship Update and a Look To the Future

    Tiger Woods took the course for only the second time since his return to competitive golf. Tiger teed up this morning at the Quail Hollow Championship at the Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, North Carolina...

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  21. 2010 Kentucky Derby: The Hottest Celebrities At The Race

    The 136th Kentucky Derby features the best of the world's thoroughbreds competing for the one of the most storied races in horse racing...

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  22. 2010 Kentucky Derby Post Positions, Odds: Which Horses are Smart Bets?

    This Saturday, May 1, the 136th Kentucky Derby goes off at fabled Churchill Downs. Now, roughly 72 hours before the gun goes off, the official post placements and odds have been released...

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  23. New Arizona Immigration Law: Is a BCS Boycott Coming in the Future?

    The new, recently passed Arizona Immigration Law has created uproar in Washington, D.C., in California, and seemingly countless places in between. The new law has been perceived as a racially insensitive attack on illegal immigrants...

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  24. The 10 Worst Cases of the Yips In Sports

    Like a bad disease, a case of the yips can come out of nowhere for unexplainable reasons. If left uncured, they can destroy an athlete's career or set an athlete on a long path of self-discovery...

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  25. 10 Coaches We Really Believe Aren't Cheating

    Too often we hear about college football coaches involved in some sort of scandal, whether of their own doing or one involving their program and a player or multiple players...

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