1. Villanova Basketball Semester Grade Reports

    After being picked to finish fourth in the Big East preseason coaches’ poll, the Villanova Wildcats have surprised many with a 13-1 start to the season. Now as the consensus top team in the Big East, the No...

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  2. Maryland Terrapins Blow out Old Dominion for Second Straight Win

    As head coach Randy Edsall put it, “Wins are hard to come by, so I’m going to enjoy this one...

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  3. Jayson Werth: Why Phillies Fans Should Be Ashamed Of Themselves For Booing Him

    Ever since Jayson Werth signed with the Washington Nationals in 2010, it has been very hard for me to watch a Phillies -Nats game. The bearded right fielder made the right decision to sign with Washington, since it was his only realistic choice...

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  4. Phil Mickelson's Sunday Collapse at Merion: A Live Perspective at the US Open

    The words from U2’s lead singer Bono rang true as I sprang out of bed as my alarm played “Beautiful Day.” Despite the 4:45 a.m...

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  5. The Madness of This Year's March Madness: It's Cinderella Time

    The clock will not strike midnight anytime soon for Cinderellas with hopes of making NCAA tournament runs this year...

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  6. College Basketball: How Conference Realignment Killed the Big East

    On September 18 , 2011, the Atlantic Coast Conference made an announcement that changed the future of College Basketball . Longtime Big East members Pittsburgh and Syracuse decided to abandon their conference in favor of the ACC ...

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  7. Villanova Basketball: Jay Wright Must Start JayVaughn Pinkston

    Jay Wright is making a huge mistake by using his best player as Villanova's sixth man. Throughout non-conference play, JayVaughn Pinkston has shown that Villanova's success runs through him...

    Zack  Lessner Written by Zack Lessner about almost 2 years ago 1,197 reads 4 comments

  8. NHL Lockout: Bad for Players, Owners and Fans

    At 11:59 p.m. on September 15, 2012, hockey fans everywhere received the dreaded news that would potentially change their hobbies for the next eight months...

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  9. Philadelphia Eagles Offensive Woes: Michael Vick Is Only Half of the Problem

    It is a miracle that Eagles quarterback Michael Vick has not suffered a serious injury through the first four weeks of the NFL season. No. 7 has seen way too much turf during the early part of his team’s schedule...

    Zack  Lessner Written by Zack Lessner about 2 years ago 1,589 reads 2 comments

  10. Villanova Basketball: Predicting 2012-13 Stats for Every Wildcat

    Villanova basketball is entering a new chapter in their storied program as they begin the 2012-2013 season. New leaders will emerge with the departure of Maalik Wayns...

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  11. Villanova Basketball 2012-2013 Strengths and Weaknesses

    The 2012-2013 Villanova Wildcats basketball team will rely on a much different game plan than they did in last year's catastrophe. Leading scorers Maalik Wayns and Dominic Cheek are now gone...

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  12. Top 5 Villanova Basketball Games in the Past 5 Years

    The 2011-2012 Villanova Basketball season was a disaster. The 2011-2012 team was a disappointing contrast to previous successful seasons under Jay Wright ...

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  13. The Basketball Alumni Legends League: New Pro League with Different Rules

    Keep your eye on The-Ball. That is, keep your eye on the Basketball Alumni Legends League , a new professional basketball league set to launch in the summer of 2013...

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  14. Bad-Luck Philadelphia Phillies: Baseball Gods Swear Off 2012 Season

    The baseball gods have been plotting against the Philadelphia Phillies . Since day one of spring training, the baseball gods have unleashed a series of plagues upon the Phillies ...

    Zack  Lessner Written by Zack Lessner about over 2 years ago 1,401 reads 3 comments

  15. Will Lance Armstrong and Other Doping Scandals Ruin the 2012 Tour De France

    The 99th Tour De France is set to embark this July as the most skilled bikers in the world gather in France to distinguish the best of the best...

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  16. Penn Basketball: Exciting Ivy League Finish Set Up After Upset Win over Harvard

    What a finish the Ivy League has in store for the 2011-2012 season. For the second straight year, Harvard will have to fight it out to the very end in hopes of solely winning their first Ivy League Championship in 101 years...

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  17. Philadelphia 76ers Basketball: Team Defense Redefining NBA Success

    The Philadelphia 76ers are redefining the path to success as we know it in the NBA today. Almost all of the successful NBA teams in this 2011-2012 season have clear-cut superstars ...

    Zack  Lessner Written by Zack Lessner about almost 3 years ago 1,337 reads 3 comments

  18. NFL Wild Card Predictions 2012: Will Tim Tebow Win a Playoff Game?

    The 2011-2012 NFL playoffs open with an exciting round of wild-card games that will be very interesting to watch. The thrill of Week 17 is sure to carry over to the first round after a few teams sneaked into the playoffs at the last minute...

    Zack  Lessner Written by Zack Lessner about almost 3 years ago 1,914 reads 60 comments

  19. Philadelphia Eagles Disappointing Start: Breaking It Down and Turning It Around

    1-4. A record that seemed impossible to the Philadelphia Eagles during preseason is now a reality through Week 5. Everything that could possibly go wrong for the Eagles has somehow spun totally out of control...

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  20. NFL Preseason Super Bowl Predictions: How Will Each Team Do This Season?

    Now that the summer-long NFL lockout is over, football fans can finally exhale a sigh of relief that there will indeed be a 2011-12 season. That said, every team has a fresh start to make a first impression in the new season...

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  21. The Philadelphia Phillies Don't Need Another Bat at the MLB Trade Deadline

    The Phillies are approaching the annual mid-season fork in the road known as the July 31st trade deadline with many options as they have had in previous years...

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  22. NBA Finals 2011: 5 Reasons Why Chris Bosh Shouldn't Be Included in the Big Three

    The new Big Three have led the Miami Heat to the 2011 NBA Finals . The Big Three. The Big Three this. The Big Three That...

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  23. Philadelphia 76ers: The Team's Keys to a Bright NBA Future

    After an NBA season that may come as a success to some and a failure to others, the Philadelphia 76ers enter the offseason with a core of the team remaining. Improvements still must be made in order for this team to get even better, though...

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  24. March Madness 2011: The Top 10 Reasons Why We All Love It

    It seems like it comes around so quickly, and March Madness is here once again. It seemed like just yesterday that Gordon Hayward just barely missed the shot that would have completed the greatest game in sports history in a great underdog victory...

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  25. Cliff Lee: The Real Reason He Signed with the Philadelphia Phillies

    Unless you live under a rock, you have heard Cliff Lee is coming back to Philadelphia . As familiar as this may sound now, think back to what your reaction was a little more than a month ago when this shocking announcement was made...

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