1. 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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  2. Brittney Griner: Baylor Legend Will Key Lady Bears to Dominant Win

    It's been a while since a female basketball player has taken her by sport storm the way that Brittney Griner has these past four years, as the Baylor star has thoroughly dominated her competition on a nightly basis...

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  3. Wichita State Basketball: Why Shockers Are Legitimate Threat to Reach Title Game

    This has become a pattern this spring: NCAA college basketball analysts count Wichita State out, and the Shockers show up and pull off a stunner over a national power, but somehow we're surprised each time the trend continues...

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  4. NCAA Tournament 2013: Prospects Who Have Played Their Way onto Scouts' Radars

    Most of the time, the standouts at the NCAA tournament are guys who have long established themselves as blue-chip prospects and surefire lottery selections...

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  5. Duke Basketball: Breaking Down How Blue Devils Can Advance to Final 4

    Three games into the 2013 NCAA tournament, not only are the Duke Blue Devils playing as well as anyone could've expected, but they've established themselves as legitimate title contenders ...

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  6. March Madness 2013 Predictions: Power Ranking the Favorites for Tournament MOP

    With just eight teams remaining in the field, the list of contenders for the 2013 NCAA tournament's Most Outstanding Player has become just that much shorter as we head into the final three rounds of play...

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  7. NHL Teams Facing the Most Questions Heading into the Trade Deadline

    With the NHL Trade Deadline under a week away, teams across the league will soon begin scrambling to either add to their potentially postseason-bound lineups or unload hefty salaries ...

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  8. NCAA Tournament 2013: Prospects Who Have Hurt Draft Stock

    With the Round of 32 of the 2013 NCAA Tournament well under way, there have been a number of players who have opened the eyes of scouts around the NBA with their play on college basketball's biggest stage...

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  9. March Madness Bracket 2013: Contenders with Easiest Roads to Atlanta

    One full round of the 2013 NCAA tournament is all it's taken to completely alter the roads to the Final Four in Atlanta for many teams edxpected to be in contention...

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  10. NCAA Tournament TV Schedule 2013: Where to Catch Sunday's Most Compelling Tilts

    Sunday's slate of NCAA Tournament action brings viewers a lineup stocked with intriguing matchups , as a number of the nation's elite teams will face their first real challenges in the Round of 32...

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  11. NIT 2013: Prospects Who Boosted Draft Stock with Strong Performances

    Just like the NCAA Tournament, the NIT is one final opportunity for prospects to leave a lasting impression in the minds of NBA scouts, even if it isn't quite the grand stage that the Big Dance is...

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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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  21. 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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  22. 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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  23. 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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  24. 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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  25. 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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