1. A Day in the Life of Bruce Buffer

    The alarm sounds, and the clock blinks 7:00am. Bruce Buffer hops out of bed, throws on his grey silk robe, and heads downstairs. After flicking on the coffee maker, he yawns and grabs a bottle of water...

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  2. A Sober Response to a Drunk 2010 Canada Olympic Hockey Article

    Okay. Admit it. We all do some pretty wacky things when we’re drunk, and it’s not our fault. Whether it be sliding down the stairs on a mattress, streaking through the quad into the ...

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  3. Sport Video Games I Wish Were Made

    Sadly, I am without a “current” gaming system. Because of this, I’m probably not the person videogame developers have in mind as they brainstorm new ideas...

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  4. Fantasy Football Focus II - Running Backs

    In fantasy football drafts, top running backs are chosen early and often. While running backs often offer the biggest opportunity to gain points in your draft, the risk of choosing ...

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  5. Fantasy Football Focus: Quarterbacks

    August is great month for true football fans. Training camps are in full swing as teams prepare for preseason games, Madden is released, and most importantly, fantasy football season is just around the corner...

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  6. Jason Bay: Today on Gary Roberts Wednesday

    Welcome to baseball that matters, Jason Bay “Watch.” For all but three games of your pre-Red Sox career you played for the Pittsburgh Pirates, baseball’s version of whatever opened against The Dark Knight...

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  7. Don’t Hate the Player: Manny Ramirez

    Okay, so the picture probably isn’t a fitting one, since Manny Ramirez more closely parallels The Joker than Batman, but the image is important. It is Manny Ramirez…in a Los Angeles Dodgers uniform...

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  8. Better Know a Footballer - Ronaldinho

    Last time on BKAF, we took a look at Kaka and thus delved the world of AC Milan, my adopted team. My year abroad saw me frequent the San Siro on numerous occasions, most notably for their upset of Manchester United en route to a European title...

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  9. Trevor Linden's Retirement Virtually Ignored by the Media

    For the last couple of weeks, the retirement status of a certain Green Bay Packers quarterback has been deemed by the sports media to be incredibly important news...

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  10. The Cold War: NHL v. KHL

    The establishment of the new Russian Continental Hockey League is already proving to be a significant threat to the NHL game...

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  11. John McDonald or David Eckstein: Toronto Blue Jays Can't Keep Them Both

    While A.J. Burnett’s fate as a Toronto Blue Jay garners the majority of the media hype, I think there’s another spot in the Jays’ lineup that deserves just as much attention with the trade deadline quickly approaching...

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  12. Erin Andrews, ESPN, and Black Monday

    As I sit on my couch watching the Home Run Derby and cursing the staining powers of Cheetos, I am shocked by three things. 1) Erin Andrews – OK, so I’m not her biggest fan...

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  13. Ryan Hollweg: Today on Gary Roberts Wednesday

    Toronto Maple Leafs fans know they have a lot to look forward to next season, thanks to the brilliance of Cliff Fletcher and the rest of MLSE. Bryan McCabe’s return to relevance...

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  14. A Word With Three NHL Draftees

    Working our way into mid-July, unrestricted free agency continues to be the only real hype the NHL garners at this time of the year...

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  15. Know a Footballer: Kaka

    Straight from The On Deck Circle.net by Trevor Smith. While most Canadian fans appreciate The Beautiful Game, the strong majority of them haven’t been acquainted with its central personalities...

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  16. The HoneyMOON is Over

    Straight from The On Deck Circle.net by Rob Shaw. “Break out the Salami and Cheese, the HoneyMoon is Over!” First off all I’d like to apologize for the Chuck Swirsky ...

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  17. Mike Mussina on Gary Roberts Wednesday

    When you think of legendary baseball pitchers, you probably don’t think of Mike Mussina. You actually probably think of "The Moose" when you think of old and overpaid pitchers that could retire and nobody would blink an eye...

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  18. A Plea for No More No. 4

    When debating the greatest quarterbacks of all time, Brett Favre’s name would appear near the top of every list...

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  19. Today on 'Don't Hate The Player': J.D Drew

    Straight from The On Deck Circle.net—by Blake Murphy “Don’t Hate The Player…,” named after former five-time (five-time, five-time, five-time, five-time!) ...

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  20. Meet Team Canada Basketball, Olympic Hopefuls

    Straight from The On Deck Circle.net—by Blake Murphy On Monday, it was Lebanon who fell, 89-67, to Canada in Men’s Basketball. On Tuesday, it was New Zealand falling 90-63. This Friday and Saturday, it will surely be both teams again...

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  21. Thanks Tiger Woods, See You in 2009

    Straight from The On Deck Circle.net by Ian Cass. Tiger, I promise you that you’ll never meet another person as mentally tough as you your entire life. And he hasn’t, and he never will...

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  22. Josh McRoberts on Gary Roberts Wednesday

    Straight from The On Deck Circle.net by Stu Wilkinson. Duke basketball is, in a word, detestable. In more words, it’s a heinous violation of everything I like about college basketball...

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  23. NHL Fireworks and Free Agents On July 1st

    Straight from The On Deck Circle.net by Patrick Tye. For many people, July 1st is a day to come together, drink cold beers and celebrate Canada’s birthday...

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  24. Bad is Good, Good is Bad for Baseball Fans

    Straight from The On Deck Circle.net by Andrew Chestnut. Sheryl Crow seems to think that “good is good, and bad is bad.” As far as being a baseball fan, she may be wrong...

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  25. Breaking Down the NHL’s Draft Day Trades

    Straight from The On Deck Circle.net by Sean Meister. I’m going to admit something in this, my first article. While I consider myself to be a diehard hockey fan, I don’t know nearly enough about hockey’s biggest prospects...

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