1. Miami Heat: Chris Bosh's Moment

    When Chris Bosh scored a career high of 41 points back in 2007, everyone chanted “MVP, MVP.” He was the Toronto Raptors ’ new hope, after Vince Carter was traded to the New Jersey Nets ...

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  2. Roy Jones Jr.: How He Should Go Down in Boxing History

    Roy Jones Jr. looks at his championship belts, and all of those boxing memories slowly flash back. He remembered holding seven belts at one time at the light heavyweight division...

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  3. Miami Heat: The Always-Prepared Eric Spoelstra

    With hours left to go before the Miami Heat goes to battle against the Dallas Mavericks . Coach Eric Spoelstra looks at his notes one more time. This was always essential for a coach to check his guns before going to battle...

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  4. Dallas Mavericks: Jason Kidd's Promise Land

    The old captain sails the all so familiar seas…for 17 years Jason Kidd has been sailing the grueling waves in the NBA ...

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  5. Dallas Mavericks: Dirk Norwitzki Has Seen It All

    Dirk Nowitzki has seen it all. Winning the first two games in the 2006 NBA finals and faltering all the way down against the then champion Miami Heat...

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  6. Cleveland Cavaliers: Will Kyrie Irving Deliver?

    Kyrie Irving said he will miss wearing that number one jersey along the Cameroon Indoor Stadium in Durham, North Carolina...

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  7. 2011 NBA Mock Draft: Evaluating the Top Five Lottery Teams Draft Picks

    NBA draft lottery is just around the corner. This is the time to mend all those broken hearts and unmet expectations and move a step forward. This is the most anticipated event for teams that dwell in the bottom standings...

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  8. Boxing: In Defeat, Shane Mosley Diverts to PEDs Accusation

    "There is no defeat, except for those who give up." —Joseph B. Wirthlin The 39-year-old veteran Shane Mosley fought Manny Pacquiao last May 7 to survive...

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  9. L.A. Lakers: Bill Fitch's Two Miracles

    Not many remember the “Miracle of Richfield,” mostly because some of us were not yet born yet. It happened during the 1975-76 NBA season when Bill Fitch coached the overachieving Cavaliers to their first winning season and playoff appearance...

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  10. Shane Mosley: What's Next for the Aging Fighter After Loss to Manny Pacquiao?

    Shane Mosley was dazed and confused in the third round when he was hit by a left straight by Manny Pacquiao . Mosley’s legs wobbled as he fell to the canvass...

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  11. NBA Playoffs 2011: Down 0-3, Can Lakers Can Write History?

    Kobe Bryant walks around the American Airlines Center with still an optimistic attitude—everything is going to be fine...

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  12. Manny Pacquiao: 10 Facts You Should Know About Manny

    The eight world division weight title Manny Pacquiao will trade mitts with Shane Mosley in just a few days from now. The pressure is already rising up to a boiling point, and both fighters are willing and eager to settle everything out in the ring...

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  13. Memphis Grizzlies: "No-Stats Superstar" Celebrates

    With still three seconds left in regulation, Shane Battier raised his arms up with closed fists in victory. All the fiery emotions, doubts and uncertainties have all been answered...

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  14. San Antonio Spurs: Down 1-3, No One Is Giving Up, Not Without a Fight

    First it was Zach Randolph’s long three-point shot with seconds left in regulation in Game 3. And then there was the 104-86 beating in Game 4 to give the Memphis Grizzlies a 3-1 series lead...

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  15. Philadelphia 76ers: Philadelphia Has to Do It the 'Rock Way' To Beat Miami

    The 72-stone steps at the entrance of the Philadelphia Museum of Art is one of the most famous tourist attractions in the city. Each step bears memories and sweat of thousands of would-be Rocky Balboas mimicking the famous Rocky scene...

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  16. UFC 129: Randy Couture Will Move On After Lyoto Machida

    A Japanese proverb once said, “If you fall down seven times, stand up eight more times.” That’s how you deal with life and that’s how Randy Couture prolonged his career for 14 years...

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  17. New Orleans Hornets Gaining More Fans by the Day in The Big Easy

    Chris Paul looks at the New Orleans Arena for one last time before his team flies out to Los Angeles. It has been one magical ride so far...

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  18. 2011 NBA Playoff : A Quick Playoff First Round Analysis

    The NBA playoffs, is just around the corner. It will be the New York Knicks first playoff run after years of dry spell. And the Memphis Grizzlies finally got back to the playoffs after going through a lot of rebuilding...

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  19. Nobuhiro Ishida: Japan's New Superhero

    When you talk about Nobuhiro Ishida’s performance last Saturday against former undefeated fighter James Kirkland, his eyes grow big. It was the best boxing performance on his career...

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  20. MMA: Brandon Vera's Open Door

    They say when one door closes another door opens. Brandon Vera knows his door has slowly been shut after failing to secure a win in his last three fights. His contract with UFC has ended after a unanimous decision loss to Thiago Silva at UFC 125...

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  21. Erik Morales vs. Marcos Maidana: Mind over Matter

    Erik Morales had never worked this hard before on training. His tired legs and his battle-scarred body seem weary with each extended minutes in the gym or in the road. But with mind over matter, Erik always finds a way to make it through the day...

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  22. New Orleans Hornets: David West's Uncertain Future

    March 24, 2011—the date David West will forever remember. With 22.3 seconds left before the end of regulation, West tore his anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) against the Utah Jazz ...

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  23. Boxing Steroid Accusations: Bernard Hopkins vs. Jean Pascal

    Edwin Arnold once said, “Within yourself deliverance must be searched for, because each man makes his own prison.” Bernard Hopkins took that quote literally...

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  24. The Waiting Game: Yuriorkis Gamboa Takes on Jorge Solis

    Yuriorkis Gamboa remembers so well the time when he defected from Cuba while he was training in Venezuela. He had given Cuba national pride with all his amateur achievements. However, he felt it was the time that he follows his own dream...

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  25. Chicago Bulls: The Always-Prepared Jannero Pargo

    Jannero Pargo goes to the basketball court one hour before practice starts. And he always ends up the last one to leave the premises...

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