1. Washington Capitals vs. NY Rangers: 5 Keys for Caps to Win Their Playoff Series

    For the fourth time in five years, the Washington Capitals will be facing the New York Rangers in the Stanley Cup playoffs...

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  2. What Washington Capitals Must Do to Hit Their Stride Going into the Playoffs

    With a 5-3 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday night, the Washington Capitals officially locked up the franchise's fifth Southeast Division title in six years, and more importantly, ...

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  3. Complete Guide to the Washington Capitals' Playoff Push

    With just six games remaining, the Washington Capitals have climbed into the driver's seat in the Southeast Division and appear poised to capture the franchise's fifth division title in six seasons...

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  4. Washington Capitals' Keys to Clinching a Playoff Spot

    With just nine games remaining in the 2012-13 NHL season, the Washington Capitals are suddenly sitting in the driver's seat in the race for the Southeast Division crown...

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  5. Louisville vs. Michigan: Evaluating Early Lines for National Title Game

    After two closely-contested Final Four clashes, the field of play has been narrowed down to two teams: Louisville and Michigan...

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  6. NCAA Tournament 2013: NBA Prospects Who Have Helped Their Draft Stocks

    In general, March Madness is a time for college standouts to leave a lasting impression on NBA scouts because it's realistically the last opportunity for prospects to make their cases in legitimate game situations before the draft...

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  7. NCAA Tournament 2013: Breaking Down Initial Odds for Championship Game

    The Final Four has been whittled down to two, and the sports world's most dramatic tournament has produced its final contenders: Louisville and Michigan...

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  8. Louisville vs. Wichita State: Breaking Down Why Cardinals Won

    Rick Pitino 's No. 1 Cardinals rolled into the Georgia Dome with one idea in mind: Louisville winning a national title for injured guard Kevin Ware...

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  9. Valero Texas Open 2013: Handicapping the Contenders' Chances of Winning

    Three rounds in, and the field is wide open at the 2013 Valero Texas Open. Sure, Billy Horschel has a two-shot lead over the field in San Antonio, but the competition isn't ...

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  10. Syracuse vs. Michigan: Burning Predictions for Biggest Game of Tournament

    The second clash of the 2013 NCAA Final Four pits two storied programs in search of redemption against one another, as No. 4 Syracuse and No. 4 Michigan will meet in Atlanta on Saturday night...

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  11. Ben Howland Makes Sense for Rutgers' Basketball Program's Future

    The Scarlet Knights are getting a makeover. After Head Coach Mike Rice was relieved of his duties on Friday (via ESPN...

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  12. Will Playoff Berth Justify Washington Capitals Trading Filip Forsberg?

    Today, George McPhee might have executed the most noteworthy trade of his nearly two-decade tenure as general manager of the Washington Capitals ...

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  13. Should the Washington Capitals Be Buyers or Sellers at the NHL Trade Deadline?

    Heading into the NHL trade deadline, the Washington Capitals are at a crossroads. Should George McPhee be burning the midnight oil in search of a complementary piece that would ...

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  14. 2013 NFL Mock Draft: Best-Case Scenarios for Each Team in 1st Round

    With less than a month to go until April's NFL draft, teams have long since identified the prospects that they're most excited about and have begun to develop a realistic idea of which blue-chippers will be left on the board when they're on the clock.

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  15. Analyzing Trey Burke's NBA Draft Stock Following Win vs. Florida

    It's official: Michigan is headed back to the Final Four for the first time since 1993. Not surprisingly, Trey Burke is the biggest reason why...

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  16. Miami Masters 2013: Recapping Andy Murray and Serena Williams' Championship Wins

    In Miami, two of the tennis world's most dominant players were at their best, and as a result, both Andy Murray and Serena Williams will be heading home with hardware from the Sony Open in Florida...

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  17. How Kevin Kolb Affects Buffalo Bills' Draft Plans

    For the second time in three years, Kevin Kolb is on the move. At one point, Kolb was the heir apparent to Donovan McNabb with the Philadelphia Eagles , but Michael Vick 's resurgence forced Kolb to relocate to Arizona ...

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  18. Jeremy Lin: Rockets' Star Will Lead Houston to Postseason Berth

    When the Houston Rockets acquired Jeremy Lin in the summer of 2012, the expectation was that the former Ivy League star would team up with fellow recent acquisition James Harden to form a potent one-two punch offensively...

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  19. Lakers News: Latest on Steve Nash's Injury Following LA's Win vs. Kings

    As has been the case for much of this year, the Los Angeles Lakers lineup may be missing one of its most important pieces during a critical part of the season...

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  20. NHL Trade Deadline: Breaking Down Potential Landing Spots for Top Trade Targets

    The NHL trade deadline is less than four days away, and with the exception of Jarome Iginla, all of the biggest names on the trading block remain available...

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  21. March Madness Scores: Recapping First Set of Elite Eight Games

    This 2013 NCAA Tournament has produced without a doubt one of the strangest brackets of all time, and that didn't end at the Elite Eight...

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  22. NCAA Tournament 2013: Draft Hopefuls Who Have Boosted Stocks with Deep Runs

    At this stage in the game, scouts across the NBA have already singled out the players they're highest on in preparation for June's draft, but that doesn't mean that some prospects haven't shot up draft boards with standout performances at March Madness.

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  23. Women's Tournament 2013: Breaking Down Most Clutch Performances Thus Far

    With the Sweet 16 on the women's side of the 2013 NCAA tournament underway, we're starting to get an idea of which teams have a realistic shot at unseating the reigning national champion Lady Bears from Baylor...

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  24. Los Angeles Lakers vs. Sacramento Kings 3/30/13: Video Highlights and Recap

    The L.A. Lakers needed a road win over the Sacramento Kings on Saturday night in order to keep pace with the Utah Jazz in the race for the final postseason berth in the Western Conference...

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  25. Detroit Pistons vs. Chicago Bulls: Preview, Analysis and Predictions

    On Sunday, the struggling Detroit Pistons will visit the postseason-bound Chicago Bulls in a late-season clash that features two teams at opposite ends of the spectrum...

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