1. BYU Kicks Brandon Davis off Team for Having Sex: Has Honor Code Gone Too Far?

    Brandon Davies was kicked BYU's basketball team for violating the honor code. His crime? Having sex with his girlfriend. According to BYU's honor code, all students are forbidden from having premarital sex...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 8,053 reads 71 comments

  2. Boston Celtics: Are They Too Old To Offer Serious Competition To the Miami Heat?

    The Boston Celtics have four future Hall-of-Famers on their roster, and all of them are at least 33 years old, with tons of regular-season and playoff mileage on their legs and knees...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 2,488 reads 75 comments

  3. MLB 2011 Exclusive: Interview with Baseball Prospectus Editor Steven Goldman

    Steven Goldman is the editor-in-chief of BaseballProspectus.com and the New York Times bestseller Baseball Prospectus 2011: The Essential Guide to the 2011 Baseball Season ...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 335 reads 4 comments

  4. MLB Spring Training 2011: Top 10 NL Position Battles To Watch For

    Football season is over, basketball season is at its midway point and the NCAA Tournament is still a month away. Yup, it's almost March and that means it's finally time for baseball spring training...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 290 reads 0 comments

  5. MLB Preview 2011: Power Ranking the Best Leadoff Men in Baseball

    What makes a great leadoff hitter? Getting on base at a high rate is a good start, but everyone in the lineup is expected to do that. A good eye always helps, but he shouldn't be afraid to swing...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 4,628 reads 81 comments

  6. NBA Defensive Player of the Year: Dwight Howard and the Top 10 Candidates

    With the NBA All-Star game now in the rearview mirror, it's time for basketball's best teams to kick it into second gear for a playoff run...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 3,629 reads 46 comments

  7. MLB Spring Training 2011: Top 10 AL Position Battles To Watch For

    The football season is over, the basketball season as it is midway point and the NCAA Tournament is still a month away. Yup, it's almost March and that means it's finally time for spring training baseball...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 829 reads 3 comments

  8. NBA Trade Rumors: Philadelphia 76ers' 5 Most Expendable Trade Pieces

    The Philadelphia 76ers are playing surprisingly good basketball after spending all of last season as one of the NBA's most pathetic doormats...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 3,012 reads 9 comments

  9. Boston Red Sox: 10 Ways Kevin Youkilis Is Their Most Important Player in 2011

    Adrian Gonzalez is the new big name in town, Carl Crawford is the high-profile free agent signing and Jon Lester is an early Cy Young favorite. Not one of these players is the key to Boston's success next season...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 2,627 reads 25 comments

  10. 2010 NFL Awards: Bill Belichick and Top 10 Candidates for Coach of the Year

    The players on the field get most of the credit for making big plays and racking up wins for their team. But the coaches pacing the sideline deserve a share of the credit too...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 1,113 reads 2 comments

  11. MLB Power Rankings: The 10 Most Clutch Hitters in Baseball

    Baseball purists and new-age sabermetricians have argued about the existence of "clutch" hitting ever since statistical evaluation became possible...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 6,025 reads 36 comments

  12. MLB Free Agency: 15 Players Teams Will Regret Not Re-Signing

    Being a baseball general manager is a thankless job. Every move that you make is second-guessed, critiqued and analyzed to death before a new player even steps out onto the field...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 17,764 reads 34 comments

  13. MLB Trade Rumors: 10 Former Winners of Major Awards Who Could Be Traded

    Winning a major baseball award is typically a big step towards fame, riches and potentially a place in the MLB Hall of Fame. But not every MVP, ROY, Cy Young or Rolaids Relief award winner is destined for greatness...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 1,228 reads 3 comments

  14. Ben Roethlisberger: With One More Super Bowl Win, Is Big Ben a Hall of Famer?

    Ben Roethlisberger, quarterback of the Pittsburgh Steelers, has already had a remarkable career. He was drafted 11th overall in the 2004 NFL Draft out of Miami (OH) University and ...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 2,640 reads 19 comments

  15. College Football Preview: The Top 25 Must-See Games in 2011

    The 2010 college football season ended in dramatic fashion, with the Auburn Tigers pulling out an exhilarating 22-19 victory over the Oregon Ducks in the national championship. That wasn't the only big game this past season, though...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 25,298 reads 60 comments

  16. Syracuse Orange Still Undefeated: Grading Each Player's Performance This Season

    The Syracuse Orange (No. 3 in both polls) are one of four undefeated teams remaining in Division I basketball, and they have two games this week against Top 10 opponents (Pittsburgh and Villanova)...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 377 reads 0 comments

  17. 10 Best Defensive First Basemen in Baseball History

    Today's first basemen are known for known for hitting towering home runs that threaten to leave a crater on the moon...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 8,232 reads 13 comments

  18. 2010 NFL Awards: Countdown of Top 10 Candidates for Comeback Player of the Year

    The NFL is a thankless league. One day you can be on top of the world—multiple Pro Bowl appearances, Super Bowl champion and millions of fans...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 1,146 reads 13 comments

  19. 2010 NFL Awards: Countdown of Top 10 Candidates for Defensive Rookie of the Year

    Sometimes it takes rookies a few seasons to get used to the speed and style of the NFL game. Some of them never make the necessary adjustments and retire early. But some of them are also immediately successful...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 2,223 reads 2 comments

  20. 2010 NFL Awards: Countdown of Top 10 Candidates for Offensive Rookie of the Year

    Sometimes it takes rookies a few seasons to get used to the speed and style of the NFL game. Some of them never make the necessary adjustments and retire early. But some of them also are immediately successful...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 2,222 reads 7 comments

  21. Carmelo Anthony Trade Rumors: 5 Trades That Could Make Sense For Denver Nuggets

    The Carmelo Anthony saga continues. Even with the framework for a blockbuster 15-player deal involving the Denver Nuggets, New Jersey Nets and Detroit Pistons all but finalized, nothing appears imminent...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 4,551 reads 13 comments

  22. 2010 NFL Awards: Countdown of Top 10 Candidates for Defensive Player of the Year

    We all know who the NFL MVP is going to be, but there's still some debate over who will take home the award for Defensive Player of the Year. This has been another standout season for several of the league's top defenders...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 3,692 reads 18 comments

  23. Brady Hoke Hired As Michigan Coach: Can He Turn the Wolverines Around?

    Michigan announced this week that Brady Hoke would be the next Wolverines coach, replacing the fired Rich Rodriguez ...

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  24. NFL Playoff Predictions: 10 Unknown Players Who Could Make a Big Difference

    NFL playoff games are typically won by the superstars, by players like Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, Troy Polamalu and Julius Peppers. But football is a team sport and everybody who steps out onto that field has an important role to play...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 1,288 reads 1 comments

  25. LeBron James Mouths Off on Cleveland Cavaliers: Is He Killing His Media Image?

    LeBron James has never been shy about speaking his mind, and he felt the need to speak up once again in the aftermath of Cleveland 's historic 112-57 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 5,875 reads 162 comments