1. Trade Rajon Rondo? Evaluating the Boston Celtics "Blow It Up" Debate

    Blow it up. That is the sentiment of some Celtics fans for what should be done to the team now that Boston’s championship window with Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett is apparently closed...

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  2. Boston's Paul Pierce for Indiana's Danny Granger Makes Sense for Both Teams

    The numbers work in a one-for-one trade of the Boston Celtics' Paul Pierce ( $15,333,334 salary ) for the Indiana Pacers' Danny Granger ( $14,021,788 ) according to the RealGM ...

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  3. New England Patriots Hope Defensive Tackle Changes Improve Run Defense

    Ron Brace , Myron Pryor , Brandon Deaderick and Kyle Love were released this offseason by the New England Patriots . All played defensive tackle—the position at the heart of the first line of defense...

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  4. 5 Suggestions for the Boston Celtics' Offseason

    What if... It begins the reflective line of questions Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge asked himself about last season...

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  5. 2013 NFL Draft: 4 Prospects That Would Be Ideal Patriots

    Will the New England Patriots make any trades during the 2013 NFL draft? That’s a rhetorical question...

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  6. 2013 Paper Trail NFL Mock Draft V2.0

    1. Kansas City Chiefs – OT Luke Joeckel , Texas A&M The Chiefs can’t afford RT Eric Winston and a franchised Branden Albert, so they released Winston. Albert could be moved to right tackle, leaving left tackle for Joekel ...

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  7. 2013 Paper Trail NFL Mock Draft V1.0

    1. Kansas City Chiefs – OT Luke Joeckel , Texas A&M The Chiefs couldn't afford RT Eric Winston and a franchised Branden Albert, so they released Winston. Albert could be moved to right tackle, leaving left tackle for Joeckel ...

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  8. Boston Celtics Auditions for 2013-14 Roster Ongoing

    It was game over in Memphis. With 7:46 left, Boston was down 95-77 to the Grizzlies . Celtics head coach Doc Rivers depleted his bench by substituting Shavlik Randolph for Paul Pierce ...

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  9. Patriots Offense Needs a Big, Primary Receiver Now That Wes Welker Is Gone

    At the crux of the financial gulf between Wes Welker and the New England Patriots was the fact that Welker wanted to be paid like a No. 1 receiver (around the $9...

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  10. Robert Parish Should Be Fab Melo's Mentor for the Boston Celtics

    The objective in the resume might go something like this: Former professional player seeks an NBA assistant coaching position...

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  11. New England Patriots Position-by-Position Wrap-Up: Special Teams

    The Patriots spike the ball with four seconds left in the Super Bowl. Down by two, New England brings in the field goal unit. This game will come down to the foot of Stephen Gostkowski...

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  12. New England Patriots Position-by-Position Wrap-Up: Defensive Backs

    New England Patriot's positional wrap-ups now shifts its focus to primarily, well, the secondary. As is appropriate in introductions, let's start with attendance...

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  13. New England Patriots 2012 Position-by-Position Wrap-Up: Linebackers

    This is part six of an eight part series. It’s been said that Patriots head coach Bill Belichick really loves the linebacker position...

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  14. New England Patriots 2012 Position-by-Position Wrap-Up: Defensive Line

    This is part five of an eight-part series. The Baltimore Ravens performed the ultimate magic trick during the AFC Championship. They made a 350-pound man disappear. That was Vince Wilfork , a 2012 All-Pro that wreaked havoc all season long...

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  15. New England Patriots Position-by-Position Wrap-Up: Offensive Line

    This is part four of an eight-part series. The offensive line had to play without LT Matt Light for the first time in 11 years. They were without guard Brian Waters, a Pro Bowl selection in 2011...

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  16. New England Patriots Position-by-Position Review: Receivers/Tight Ends

    This is part three of an eight part series . Wes Welker had another big season. He tied for second in the NFL for receptions with 118. He gained 1,354 yards. He was selected to the Pro Bowl for the fifth time in his career...

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  17. New England Patriots 2012 Position-by-Position Wrap-Up: Running Backs

    Part Two of an eight part series. Is it possible to have a returning 1,200-yard rusher and still have questions about the running game? Stevan Ridley didn ’t disappoint in his first year as the Patriots lead back...

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  18. New England Patriots 2012 Position-by-Position Wrap-Up: Quarterbacks

    T his is part one of an eight-part series. Leave it to anonymity to give someone confidence. According to either a coach, a scout, or front office personnel, whose identity will ...

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  19. Boston Celtics Can Find Help from the D-League

    Boston was in no hurry to find a replacement for Darko Milicic after he left the team . The Celtics want to wait and see what they have in Courtney Lee, Avery Bradley, Jason Terry ...

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  20. Jeff Green's Energy: Boston Celtics Will Benefit from His Intensity

    Jeff Green might have played two of his best games of the season against New York and Miami. He scored a combined 20 points in those games. How? Watch as he bodied New York Knicks ’ Carmelo Anthony ...

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  21. Patriots Depth Living Up to “Next Man Up” Philosophy

    Seven offensive plays into the AFC Divisional Round Playoff Game against the Houston Texans , the Patriots ’ offensive game plan was shot. Danny Woodhead injured his thumb on the first play...

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  22. Boston Celtics: Jeff Green Turning the Corner Toward Consistency

    Jeff Green had just brought the TD Garden crowd to their feet with a pair of thunderous dunks. Phoenix called a time out and Green walked back to the Celtics bench...

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  23. Wes Welker, Unfazed by Pressure in 2012, Focused on Playoff Redemption

    Wes Welker cost the Patriots Super Bowl XLVI . What a completely incorrect and irresponsible opinion. Yes, Welker dropped that pass late in the game, but the pass could had been thrown better; QB Tom Brady would be the first person to say that...

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  24. Boston Celtics Want DeMarcus Cousins? a High-Risk/High-Reward Decision

    Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge is rumored to be in hot pursuit of the Sacramento Kings ' DeMarcus Cousins. According to ESPN’s Marc Stein , Boston is one of a few teams interested in the mercurial center...

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  25. Wes Welker: Patriots Record-Breaker; Future NFL Hall of Famer?

    Jerry Rice had a bad two weeks. The NFL Hall of Famer , greatest receiver ever and current ESPN NFL analyst witnessed his name in the record books demoted three times...

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