1. The Home Run Derby Is a Joke and No Longer Worth Watching

    In the past, the home run derby was a spectacular event that took place the Monday night before every All-Star game. It is supposed to be a family friendly event that features the game's best power hitters...

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  2. Is David "The Matrix" Krejci a 90 Point Player?

    In 2010, there were only seven players who put up 90 points. Those players are in order Henrik Sedin (112), Sidney Crosby (109), Alex Ovechkin (109), Nicklas Backstrom (101), Steven Stamkos (95), Martin St...

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  3. Kuechly & Herzlich, The Best 1-2 Punch at LB In The ACC?

    Luke Kuechly and Mark Herzlich of Boston College have never played a game together but they could very well be the best linebacker duo in the Atlantic Coast Conference this fall...

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  4. The Celtics Need One Player Now More Than Ever

    The last time I wrote about the Boston Celtics, I said they had lost their identity and were falling fast. That was back on March 10, 2010. Since then, a lot has changed, mostly in a positive manner...

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  5. Final NFL Mock Draft: Tim Tebow a First Rounder? (Part III)

    Read the first part (picks 1-10) hereRead the second part (picks 11-20) here21. Cincinnati Bengals: TE Jermaine Gresham, OklahomaCarson Palmer has shown throughout his career that when ...

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  6. Final NFL Mock Draft: USC's Brown Rising Fast (Part II)

    In part two of my final mock draft series, I will take a look at picks 11-20. There will be a lot of surprises and a few no brainers here. The San Francisco 49ers have two picks, so they may be able to actually trade up into the top ten if they want...

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  7. Final NFL Mock Draft: New Top Pick, Bryant Slipping? (Part I)

    After months of debating, second guessing and arguing, the NFL draft is finally here. Players who were projected to be top ten picks have slid to the bottom of the first round. Middle to late round projections have vaulted themselves into the top ten...

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  8. The Boston Celtics No Longer Have an Identity, Falling Fast

    Every championship team has an identity. There is a certain characteristic that a championship team possesses and prides themselves upon. In 2008, the Boston Celtics carried themselves a certain way and took pride in their tremendous lock down defense...

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  9. Who Will Be The Red Sox Opening Day Starter?

    The Boston Red Sox have a plethora of pitchers. There's Josh Beckett, Jon Lester, John Lackey, Daisuke Matsuzaka, Clay Buchholz and Tim Wakefield. A normal rotation features five starters with somebody available to plug in when there's injury...

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  10. 2010 NFL Draft: Eric Berry Could Be The Best Player Taken

    Every NFL draft analyst and expert's discussion about the top players of the upcoming NFL draft always begins and ends with Ndamukong Suh and Gerald McCoy. Rightfully so because these are two exceptional talents at a key position...

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  11. Durant Will Overtake King James As The Face Of The NBA

    LeBron James is currently the face of the NBA. Since being drafted in 2003, James has been the most dominant force in the league and established himself as one of the premier scorers and playmakers...

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  12. NFL Mock Draft Version 1.0 Part Two (#16-32)

    In my last column regarding the NFL draft which you can read here , I took a look at the top 15 picks. Quite frankly, those are much easier to gauge than picks 16-32...

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  13. Hockey: The Most American Sport That Americans Won't Watch

    Hockey is one of the most exciting sports in the world. Other countries such as Canada, Russia, Sweden among others recognize it. In the United States, it seems like the little brother that tags along compared to football, basketball and baseball...

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  14. NFL Mock Draft Version 1.0 Part One (Picks 1-15)

      With the Scouting Combine on the horizon and the Senior Bowl in the past, it is as good a time as any to begin to evaluate the prospects of the upcoming NFL draft...

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  15. Is Dwyane Wade To Boston This Summer a Possibility? Yes.

    The summer of 2010 has been marked on many team's calenders for the past two or three years. Teams have literally made trades that hurt their team now just to get an opportunity at free agents ...

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  16. Chara Needs To Stop Being Pampered By The Fans and Management

    It appears as though the Bruins won't be getting any raving reviews from me for the rest of the season based on their recent play. Many times, when a team is playing well, the captain of the team gets the credit for leading vocally and by example...

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  17. Zach Randolph: A Leader, a Defensive Presence, an MVP Candidate...WHAT?

    It was not too long ago that Zach Randolph, also known as "Z-Bo" around the league was being shopped around the league by the New York Knicks because he was public enemy number one and one of the biggest team cancers in the NBA...

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  18. Paul Pierce's 10 Most Memorable Moments

    Paul Pierce has established himself as one of the greatest players to ever wear the Celtic green. Since being drafted 10th overall in the 1998 NBA Draft, Pierce has been one of the most prolific ...

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  19. Claude Julien Has Lost The Bruins

    Claude Julien has been a fan favorite in Boston for the past couple seasons as the Bruins have slowly but surely crawled back into TV and radio discussions. He even led them to the best record in the Eastern Conference in 2009...

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  20. Could an NFL-Like Instant Replay System Work In The NHL?

    While the NHL already has a solid replay system, it can definitely be improved. There is a "war room" in Toronto where many major decisions are made based on TV angles of 60 different cameras...

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  21. Garnett Proves Once Again That He Is Heart and Soul Of The Celtics

    When Kevin Garnett was traded from Minnesota to Boston in the summer of 2007, nobody could have predicted what would unfold. Garnett helped to lead Boston to their first NBA championship since 1986...

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  22. Dennis Wideman Should Start Packing His Bags Now

    Last season, Dennis Wideman was arguably one of the top ten most productive defensemen in the NHL. The 4th year defensemen was tied with Norris Trophy winner Zdeno Chara for 5th on the team in points...

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  23. Celtics Acquiring Nate Robinson Would Be a Huge Mistake

    According to Marc Spears of Yahoo Sports, the Boston Celtics have made an offer that would land controversial guard Nate Robinson from the New York Knicks. Robinson has been the subject of trade rumors for weeks after several rifts with Mike D'Antoni...

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  24. The Bruins May Have Something Special In Joe Colborne

    After an exciting playoff series that resulted in a loss to the Montreal Canadiens in 2008, the Boston Bruins began to prepare for the NHL Entry Draft...

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  25. The NBA Once Again at The Center Of a Good Cause

    Former NBA All-Star Alonzo Mourning and current Miami Heat All-Star Dwyane Wade have joined forces to raise money for the Haitian earthquake relief fund. They have created a fund that Wade says has raised well over $800,000...

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