1. Syracuse Basketball: Likely Breakout Candidates in 2013

    Last season, Syracuse made the Final Four despite having lost Scoop Jardine , Dion Waiters, Kris Joseph and Fab Melo from the year before...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 12 months ago 2,369 reads 2 comments

  2. 10 Most Memorable Final Four Runs

    The format of the NCAA Tournament has changed over the years, but the goal for each team has remained the same: get to the Final Four and, ultimately, win a national championship...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 12 months ago 2,478 reads 6 comments

  3. Ranking the Top 25 Coaches in College Basketball Today

    For better or worse, coaches are often the faces of college programs. Unlike players, who stay only for a few years, coaches can create longer legacies in the college game...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 12 months ago 21,367 reads 16 comments

  4. 2013 MLB Trade Deadline: Key Moves New York Mets Could and Should Make

    With the 2013 MLB July 31 non-waiver trade deadline at 4 p.m. ET on Wednesday, the New York Mets sit nine games out of an NL wild-card spot and 12.5 games behind the N.L. East-leading Atlanta Braves ...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 12 months ago 3,308 reads 9 comments

  5. Why the 2013/14 Season Will Be Key for Milan's Stephan El Shaarawy

    A.C. Milan's Stephan El Shaarawy had a breakout season in 2012/13, but this year could be even more important for his career...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 1 year ago 3,089 reads 2 comments

  6. Ranking the Favorites in the ACC Basketball Player of the Year Race

    With the Atlantic Coast Conference welcoming in three new basketball teams in Notre Dame, Pittsburgh and Syracuse, the conference will be more crowded than ever before...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 1 year ago 2,546 reads 6 comments

  7. Rookie NFL Running Backs Who Will Start in 2013

    In the last 10 NFL seasons, 13 running backs have rushed for over 1,000 yards in their first year. Given the numbers, we shouldn't expect more than two rookies to achieve that feat in any given season...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 1 year ago 24,421 reads 11 comments

  8. 5 NFL Teams in Best Position to Make 'The Leap' in 2013

    For 16 years in a row, the NFL postseason featured an odd, repeating occurrence: A team that missed the playoffs the year before improved to not only make the playoffs but earn a first-round bye as well...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 1 year ago 4,818 reads 1 comments

  9. Why the New York Jets Will Avoid the NFL Cellar in 2013

    The New York Jets won't be terrible in 2013. Will they be great? No. Will they be good? Unlikely. I'd more likely describe them as subpar. But they shouldn't be among the five worst teams in the league...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 1 year ago 3,199 reads 35 comments

  10. 5 Best Bundesliga Transfers so Far

    The Bundesliga dominated the European scene in the best possible way during the 2012/13 season, producing an all-German Champions League final...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 1 year ago 4,991 reads 19 comments

  11. 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup: Ranking the Teams in the Knockout Round

    With the group stage of the 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup complete, the remaining eight teams will compete in a single-elimination tournament to determine the champion...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 1 year ago 983 reads 0 comments

  12. Syracuse Basketball's Biggest 2014 Recruiting Priorities

    The old clich é in college basketball recruiting is that the top programs don't rebuild, they simply reload. That's exactly what Jim Boeheim will try to do with Syracuse's 2014 recruiting class...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 1 year ago 4,974 reads 5 comments

  13. Why U.S. Soccer Fans Should Care About the 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup

    The USA begins their 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup campaign Tuesday night in Portland against Belize . On the surface, it doesn't seem like this year's tournament will mean much. The U...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 1 year ago 4,981 reads 0 comments

  14. 2013 MLB All-Star Game: Comparing Joey Votto and Paul Goldschmidt

    With the voting results of the 2013 MLB All-Star Game set to be announced July 6th, there is growing anticipation over who will win certain position battles...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 1 year ago 1,363 reads 1 comments

  15. Ranking Carmelo Anthony's 5 Most Dangerous Offensive Moves

    Carmelo Anthony was the NBA 's leading scorer during the 2012-13 season (28.7 PPG) for good reason: he has the moves to get by practically any defender. All Anthony needs is a brief look at the basket to get himself into a scoring position...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 1 year ago 4,735 reads 3 comments

  16. New York Giants 2013 Season Preview: Why the Nickel Package Will Be Key

    In the 2011-12 NFL season, the New York Giants won the Super Bowl thanks to their defense. In particular, defensive coordinator Perry Fewell relied on the team's nickel package ...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 1 year ago 1,920 reads 7 comments

  17. 2013 NBA Draft: Breaking Down the Winners, Losers According to Twitter

    The 2013 NBA draft is less than a day old, but we're not short on opinions on who made the best and worst moves of the night...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 1 year ago 1,223 reads 0 comments

  18. What Brooklyn Nets Fans Want to See on 2013 NBA Draft Night

    The ball will be in the Brooklyn Nets ' court on the night of the 2013 NBA draft, literally. They are bringing the event with them from New Jersey to their new home in Brooklyn...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 1 year ago 1,166 reads 0 comments

  19. What New York Knicks Fans Want to See on 2013 NBA Draft Night

    Coming off a 54-win season, the New York Knicks are on the cusp of contending for an NBA title--sort of...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 1 year ago 4,867 reads 12 comments

  20. Italy vs. Brazil Confederations Cup Live Blog: Instant Reactions and Analysis

    The 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup hosts had another solid performance on home soil Saturday, as Brazil defeated Italy 4-2 to win Group A. Brazil took the lead just before halftime when Dante sent in Buffon's deflection...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 1 year ago 388 reads 0 comments

  21. New York Mets vs. Atlanta Braves Live Blog: Instant Reactions and Analysis

    The New York Mets (27-40) won 6-1 tonight, taking both games of Tuesday's doubleheader against the Atlanta Braves (42-30). The Mets called up Zack Wheeler (1-0) to make his major league debut...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 1 year ago 4,671 reads 15 comments

  22. Mets vs. Braves Live Blog: Instant Score, Reactions and Analysis

    The New York Mets (25-40) traveled to Turner Field Monday night for the first of a five-game series against the NL East-leading Atlanta Braves (42-28). Both teams were coming off of wins, but had been struggling as of late...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 1 year ago 843 reads 0 comments

  23. NBA Draft 2013: Players Climbing Up Draft Boards

    Even though the 2013 NBA draft is fast approaching, player evaluations are far from set. No prospect's position is safe; draft boards are subject to change every day...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 1 year ago 6,618 reads 2 comments

  24. College Baseball World Series 2013: Big Hitters to Watch in Omaha

    The aluminum bats are out in Omaha again; the 2013 College Baseball World Series is about to begin. The field is set, both with multiple-time champions like LSU and Oregon State ...

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  25. 2013 NFL Free Agents: Players Who Can Make Huge Difference For Playoff Teams

    We're about as far from the regular season beginning in September as we are from when NFL free agency began in March, yet there are still plenty of talented players without a team...

    Joe Diglio Written by Joe Diglio about 1 year ago 924 reads 0 comments