1. U.S. Open Live Blog: Nadal Wins Semifinal Match Over Mikhail Youzhny

    Hello, and welcome to the live blog coverage of the Men's semifinals. The matches include Roger Federer taking on Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal playing Mikhail Youzhny...

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  2. 2010 New York Mets: Where Did the Season Go All Wrong?

    If you can remember back to April 5th, you'll recall a beautiful Monday afternoon when the New York Mets defeated the Florida Marlins 7-1 and everything in Mets Land was perfect. Nothing is better than a 1-0 record...

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  3. U.S. Open Live Blog: Rafael Nadal Defeats Fellow Spaniard Fernando Verdasco

    Hello. Sorry this started a few minutes late! Read the blog below! E-Mail questions or comments to sblumnyc@gmail.com or comment below...

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  4. U.S. Open 2010: Top Five Male Players Not in Top 10 To Compete for Title

    Every major tournament it seems as if it is the same two guys that we always talk about, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, as if I even needed to say it. However, in the past two tournaments we have seen Roger wavering...

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  5. NYC College Basketball Has New Look Heading Into 2010-2011 Season

    After the playing was done last March for NYC schools, the coaching carousel had yet to begin. In the five boroughs alone, five of the seven universities had seen their coaches depart...

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  6. It Aint Over Till It's Over; Why The Mets Season Is Not Dead

    It has been a pretty ugly couple of weeks if you are a Mets fan. Since the All-Star break, the Flushing Faithful have had to sit back as their team dropped nine out of 11 on the road...

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  7. From Worst to First: 10 Things That Must Occur for New York Mets To Win NL East

    There are few teams more fun, interesting, and heartbreaking than the Mets. For years they have been on the cusp of greatness, before faltering last year...

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  8. Wimbledon Schedule: Riveting Quarterfinal Matchups Set for Day Nine

    You may not have heard of him, but this 82nd ranked player is coming off the biggest upset of his career in which he made a Lu-ser out of Andy Roddick. Yen-Hsun Lu's story is a great one...

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  9. Wimbledon Schedule: After Middle Sunday, All Survivors To Play On Day 7

    After the middle Sunday, all the remaining players will take the court in a day that some consider to be the best day of tennis in the whole sport. Wimbledon Schedule Day 7: Centre Court starting at 8:00 a...

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  10. Wimbledon Schedule: Both John Isner and Andy Roddick Featured on Day 5

    Just one day after his wild 70-68 fifth set win, John Isner will be back out on court on what should be an action packed fifth day in London. He will be taking on Thiemo De Bakker from the Netherlands...

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  11. Upset Alert On Red As Robin Hasse and Rafael Nadal Play in Fifth Set.

    2:18: Nadal wins. Somewhat dissapointing. However, this match is just another example of how the tope players are struggling. Great effort from Hasse. Thanks for joining! 2:17: After a Hasse hold, Nadal has three match points...

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  12. John Isner vs. Nicolas Mahut Live Blog: One for the Ages at Wimbledon

    12:08: ESPN is now re-showing the final two games. Please enjoy. Thank you for following! 12:02: That match tomorrow could potentially be on a larger court. Also keep in mind that, heck, Theimo De Bakker is a good server and a hard hitter...

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  13. John Isner Vs. Nicolas Mahut Live Blog; Longest Match in Tennis History

    9:49 a.m. EST: HERE IS THE LINK TO THE LIVE BLOG FOR DAY THREE. http://bleacherreport.com/articles/410748-one-for-the-ages-enters-day-three-john-isner-v-nicolas-mahut-live-blog?just_published=1 11:08 p...

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  14. Wimbledon 2010 Day 2 Live Blog: Rafael Nadal, Serena Williams Set To Go

    5:02 pm: All play has either been completed or suspended. For tomorrow, the John Isner match was suspended (controversially) going into the fifth set, and will finished tomorrow at approximately 9:00 a...

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  15. Wimbledon 2010: Roger Federer, Top Players Taken to Brink on Wild First Day

    Wimbledon is always one of the best tournaments. It is often associated with class and high society, but the action on the court is rough and gritty. That contradiction is what gives Wimbledon its charm...

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  16. Wimbledon 2010: 10 Guys Who Could Finish What Falla Started vs. Roger Federer

    Just because Federer won today does not mean that he is going to easy to get back to the finals. He has a lot of work left to accomplish and a lot more tough competition to face...

    Sam  Blum Written by Sam Blum about 4 years ago 1,948 reads 40 comments

  17. 2010 Wimbledon Live Blog: Federer, Roddick On Tap As Wimbledon Gets Under Way

    3:12 pm: Just to give an update on what has been going on today... Federer wins in five after dropping the first two sets to Alejandro Falla. Roddick, Dent, Perry Evans, Fish, and Oudin, all win...

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  18. Wimbledon 2010: A Match By Match Prediction For the Entire Mens Draw

    One usually associates filling out a draw with the NCAA tournament, however, for the purposes of tennis, this projection will be strictly Wimbledon. Here is a prediction of the entire mens tournament...

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  19. Wimbledon 2010 Draw: A Complete Breakdown Of The Entire Men's Draw

    Unlike the French Open, where Rafael Nadal is King, there is usually a chance for something unexpected to happen at the All-England Club. This year many questions are brewing.....

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  20. Here We Go: NBA Finals Game Seven Lakers vs. Celtics Live Blog

    8:54: P.M. PST: THE LAKERS HAVE WON THE NBA CHAMPIONSHIP! RONDO MISSES. GOOD HEART BY THE CELTICS. BUT TO NO AVAIlL. Thanks for reading along. 8:53: P.M. PST: Vujacic (from Slovenia) makes both...

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  21. NBA Finals Game Six: Lakers Vs. Celtics Live Blog

    6:15 p.m PST: So here we are. This could be the final game of this NBA season. Sorry for the short delay. We are in the first quarter Los Angeles leads Boston 14-12. 6:17: Lakers have scored eight straight...

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  22. 2010 NBA Mock Draft: Uncertainty Remains After the Top Five Picks

    The NBA Draft is right around the corner. We have already had some drama after Washington somehow got the number one pick. The draft is always a celebratory time, it is a look into the future, it is the building of a good team...

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  23. French Open 2010, Mens Final Live Blog: Rafael Nadal vs. Robin Soderling

    8:59 A.M: Good morning. It is now time for the men's final at Roland Garros. The match will feature Rafael Nadal and Robin Soderling. 9:02: Small chance of rain in Paris today. Match should start in about eight minutes...

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  24. French Open 2010: Women's Final Live Blog; Sam Stosur vs. Francesca Schiavone

    9:24 A.M: Sorry, there was an Internet problem for the first half hour. Currently it is 2-2 in the first set with Stosur up 40-30 and serving. 9:28: So here we are. The women's final...

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  25. French Open Tennis: Men's Landscape Changing as Top Players Prove Vulnerable

    The past six years of professional tennis have been something of a haze. America has grown accustomed to "the matchup" of a Rafael Nadal vs. Roger Federer final. It has not only been a dynasty, but rather an era...

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