1. Washington Capitals: Predicting Their Starting Lineup for the 2013 NHL Season

    With the lockout set to officially come to a close this weekend, all 30 National Hockey League teams will be scrambling to put together their lineups for the 2013 season within the next week...

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  2. NBA Rumors: Why Pau Gasol for Andrea Bargnani Makes Sense for Both Teams

    For more than a year now, rumblings of Pau Gasol's looming departure from Los Angeles have plagued the Lakers, and with no public vote of confidence from ownership, Gasol's days in the yellow and gold may be numbered...

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  3. Bowl Predictions 2012: Picking the Offensive MVP for Each BCS Bowl

    For any college football player, the only thing better than winning a BCS Bowl is getting selected as the most valuable player in a winning effort...

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  4. Heisman Odds 2012: Gauging Each Finalist's Chances at the Trophy

    With the presentation of college football's most prestigious award just hours away, it's time to take a final look at the chances each of the three finalists for the 2012 Heisman Trophy has at taking home the hardware...

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  5. NFL Week 14 Picks: Teams Who Will Keep Postseason Hopes Alive with Wins

    For teams on the outside of the NFL playoff picture looking in, time is running out. That's why Week 14 of the 2012 campaign presents football fans across the country with an array ...

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  6. Bowl Projections 2012: Stars Who Will Raise Draft Status in Postseason

    For 2013 NFL Draft hopefuls, the college football bowl season is their last chance to impress scouts across the league until the combines roll around...

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  7. Start Em Sit Em Week 14: Fantasy Studs Who Will Come Up Clutch in Big Games

    The 2012 fantasy football season, like the NFL 's regular season, is getting down to the wire, and more than ever, a big performance from a marquee player can make or break a fantasy owner's entire year...

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  8. Tennessee Football: What Butch Jones Will Bring to Volunteers

    Earlier this week, when then-Cincinatti Bearcats head coach Butch Jones turned down the opportunity to coach the University of Colorado, one had to think that he had another agenda up his sleeve...

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  9. Fantasy Football Week 14: Must-Start Running Backs for Sunday

    With only four weeks remaining in the 2012 NFL Season, the stakes are getting progressively higher for the majority of the league's 32 teams. And things are no different for fantasy football owners...

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  10. Johnny Manziel Should Win 2012 Heisman over Manti Te'o and Collin Klein

    When the Heisman Trophy is handed out on Saturday night, there's at least a reasonable chance that it won't be Texas A&M's Johnny Manziel who gets called to the stage to collect the award...

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  11. Floyd Mayweather: Tim Bradley, Not Manny Pacquiao, Is Best Option for Next Fight

    The boxing world has been holding its collective breath to see whether Floyd Mayweather Jr. will ever get to take on Manny Pacquiao, but at least as of now, it's unclear whether that will ever happen...

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  12. NHL Lockout: Interesting Hockey Debates to Have During the Lockout

    With yet another NHL lockout well underway, it's certainly a difficult time to be a hockey fan, especially if Kontinental Hockey League, American Hockey League or major junior and college hockey action doesn't excite your senses...

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  13. NHL Trade Speculation: Players Teams Will Regret Not Trading Prior to Lockout

    While the NHL lockout continues, it seems increasingly unlikely that the puck will ever drop on the 2012-13 NHL season, which will obviously impact all 30 teams when the league eventually opens its doors for business...

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  14. NBA Rumors: Why Signing Mickael Pietrus Makes Sense for Raptors

    The 2012-13 NBA season hasn't gone according to plan for the Toronto Raptors , as the team sits dead last in the Atlantic Division with a 3-13 record...

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  15. Boise State vs. Nevada: Joe Southwick Will Lead Broncos to Share of MWC Title

    Today, the Boise State Broncos have full control of their own destiny. With a win over Nevada in their regular season finale, the Broncos will earn a share of the Mountain West ...

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  16. Alabama vs. Georgia: Keys to Victory for Both Teams in SEC Title Game

    With the exception of the Discover BCS National Championship Game, today's showdown between No. 2 Alabama and No. 3 Georgia with the SEC title on the line is arguably the most highly anticipated tilt of the 2012 college football season...

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  17. Orange Bowl: Forecasting Which Teams Will Get Invitations This Year

    In 2012, the Orange Bowl has the unwanted distinction of getting the last selection out of all five BCS Bowls in terms of choosing which teams will receive the honor of competing for the giant bowl of sacred oranges...

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  18. Sugar Bowl 2013: Previewing the Prospective Teams for This Year's Game

    With conference championship games underway, the selection process for each of the five BCS Bowls is almost here...

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  19. Tiger Woods at World Challenge 2012: Day 2 Highlights, Analysis and More

    With the second day of the 2012 World Challenge presented by Northwestern Mutual in the books, Tiger Woods is in a good position to make a run at taking home the title of his own event for the second year in a row...

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  20. Rose Bowl 2013: Predicting Which Teams Will Be Going to Pasadena

    This year's edition of the Rose Bowl won't feature the most highly ranked or highly touted teams from the Big Ten or the Pac -12, as the best squads from each conference squandered their opportunities to get there...

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  21. Tommy Hanson: Why Trade Makes Sense for the Angels

    The Los Angeles Angels pulled off a stunning trade on Friday, acquiring starting pitcher Tommy Hanson from the Atlanta Braves in return for relief pitcher Jordan Walden. Just one day after R...

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  22. NFL Picks Week 13: Contenders That Will Be Upset by Underdogs

    It's that time of year again. With the 2013 NFL season now in Week 13, a handful of teams have emerged as legitimate Super Bowl favorites, with many more frantically trying to climb into contention...

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  23. Florida State vs. Georgia Tech: How Seminoles Will Bounce Back to Win ACC

    Tomorrow night's ACC Championship will pit No. 13 Florida State against Georgia Tech in Charlotte, North Carolina, in a game that presents both teams with an opportunity to avenge the crushing defeats each suffered last weekend...

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  24. Notre Dame vs. USC: Win over Fighting Irish Would Help Lane Kiffin Keep His Job

    When Lane Kiffin took over as USC's head coach in early 2010, the Trojans hoped that the fiery young coach would help the program move past the controversy surrounding Reggie Bush and the departure of celebrated coach Pete Carroll...

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  25. Lakers Rumors: Why Reuniting Mike D'Antoni with Raja Bell Makes Sense

    The winds of change may once again be sweeping through Los Angeles. After replacing Mike Brown with Mike D'Antoni as the team's head coach, the L.A. Lakers have been a much better team, winning five of their seven games since the move...

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