1. NCAA Tournament 2013 Results: Wins That Put Programs on the Map

    Each year, the NCAA tournament opens the collective eyes of the basketball world to a number of smaller programs that have quietly become legitimate threats to the small collection of historically dominant schools...

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  2. Miami vs. Illinois: Game Time, TV Schedule, Spread Info and Predictions

    On Sunday, one of the more intriguing round of 32 clashes will pit the surging Miami Hurricanes against a surprising Illinois team that has hung with the nation's best all season long...

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  3. NIT Tournament 2013: Power Ranking the Early Contenders for the Title

    Getting into the NCAA Tournament may be the measuring stick for Division I teams, but for those that don't earn or receive bids, a deep run at the National Invitational Tournament certainly isn't the worst consolation prize...

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  4. NCAA Tournament 2013: Breaking Down Which Prospects Have Boosted Draft Stock

    Historically, the NCAA tournament has given college prospects one final chance to impress scouts across the NBA in a game situation prior to the upcoming NBA draft...

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  5. NCAA Tournament Scores 2013: Elite Teams Showing Defensive Poise Early

    We're two days in, and there have been a number of stunning upsets at the 2013 NCAA Tournament. At the same time, there have been even more displays of stingy defense from some of ...

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  6. Arnold Palmer Invitational 2013 Leaderboard: Full Standings Heading into Day 3

    With two rounds in the books at the 2013 Arnold Palmer Invitational , the field remains wide open heading into the weekend, and a couple of the sport's brightest stars are still in contention...

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  7. March Madness 2013 Bracket: Breaking Down Potential Upsets in Round of 32

    Now that the round of 64 at the 2013 NCAA tournament is history, the attention now moves to the round of 32, which is typically where the cream of the crop rises to the top, and the upsets are much fewer and farther between...

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  8. Duke vs. Creighton: Game Time, TV Schedule, Spread Info and Predictions

    One of Sunday's most intriguing round of 32 clashes pits a perennial favorite in the Duke Blue Devils against a surging Creighton squad coming off an impressive win over a relentlessly pesky Cincinnati team...

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  9. Kobe Bryant Injury: Return to Lakers Lineup Could Not Come at a Better Time

    The 2012-13 NBA season has been a rollercoaster affair for the Los Angeles Lakers , as the star-studded roster crashed and burned early only to rebound down the stretch and vault back into postseason contention...

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  10. D.J. Williams: What to Expect from New Chicago Bears LB in 2013

    With the face of the franchise officially gone, the Chicago Bears made the team's first move toward replacing the recently departed Brian Urlacher as linebacker...

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  11. March Madness Round of 32: Safest Bets to Move Forward

    With the Round of 64 almost in the books, there have already been a number of upsets that have created seemingly smoother paths to the Final Four for a handful of contenders...

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  12. NCAA Tournament 2013: High Seeds Poised to Make Deep Runs

    It was only the first full slate of games at the 2013 NCAA tournament, but already, there are a few potential title contenders heading home empty-handed, breaking the hearts and busting the brackets of many basketball fans in the process...

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  13. Power Ranking the Washington Capitals Players by Importance

    The lockout-shortened 2013 NHL season is officially in its second half, and the Washington Capitals have a lot of ground to make up if the team is to avoid missing the postseason for the first time since 2006-07...

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  14. NFL Free Agency 2013: 3 Valuable Game-Breakers on the Market

    In less than two weeks, it will be open season for all of the NFL 's 32 teams, as free agency officially begins on March 14. As usual, there is a wide variety of complementary pieces up for grabs...

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  15. World Baseball Classic 2013: Unsung Heroes to Watch out For

    With the highly anticipated third World Baseball Classic underway, there are a number of teams, loaded with heralded superstars, that would appear to have a chance to make a deep run at baseball's most prestigious international tournament...

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  16. World Baseball Classic 2013 Schedule: Breaking Down Biggest Pool Play Showdowns

    The third edition of the World Baseball Classic is officially under way, as the best in the game will compete for national pride in what's become the most highly anticipated international baseball event in the world...

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  17. Nets vs. Bulls: Luol Deng and Matchup's Biggest Difference Makers

    Two of the Eastern Conference's finest will go head-to-head on Saturday night, as the Chicago Bulls host the Brooklyn Nets in a pivotal late-season showdown...

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  18. Wrestlemania XXIX: Power Ranking the Most Exciting Potential Surprise Guests

    With WrestleMania XXIX just weeks away, you can already feel the excitement building. Last year, we watched a star-studded main event that featured two of the WWE 's most storied ...

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  19. Tiger Woods: Rory McIlroy's Exit Opens Door for Tiger to Reclaim His Throne

    Since Rory McIlroy won the U.S. Open at Congressional Country Club in 2011, the Northern Ireland native has gradually become the darling of the PGA tour...

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  20. Chelsea vs. West Brom: Score, Grades and Post-Match Reaction

    Okay, so it hasn't been an easy season for one of England's most storied football clubs, as Chelsea has struggled mightily all year long...

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  21. NFL Combine 2013 40 Times: Elite Performances That Boosted Stocks

    With the 2013 NFL combine underway, it hasn't taken long for a handful of high-end prospects to separate themselves from the pack with standout performances in physical testing...

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  22. UFC 157 Results: Surprising Performances from Full Night of Fights

    As expected, UFC 157 offered up a lineup full of entertaining fights; and more than one went down to the wire, leaving both competitors bloodied, bruised and battered...

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  23. 2013 NFL Draft Order: Teams Who Will Get Great Value with Their Position

    The 2013 NFL draft is just weeks away, and with the combine upon us, teams are beginning to zero in on potential franchise cornerstones by identifying which players they believe are deserving first-rounders...

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  24. Elin Nordegren and Tiger Woods Create Stir After Being Pictured Together

    The PGA Tour's biggest star made headlines on Saturday, but not for his work on a golf course. Instead, it was Tiger Woods ' apparent reunion (via The Daily Mail ) with ...

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  25. New Mexico vs. Colorado State: Twitter Reaction, Postgame Recap and Analysis

    In a battle between two top-25 teams, New Mexico went down to the wire with the Colorado State Rams, but the visiting No. 16 Lobos prevailed with a 91-82 victory...

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