1. NHL's Top 10 First Overall Draft Picks of All Time

    With the start of the new NHL season among us many are excited to see how 1st overall draft pick Taylor Hall will do...

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  2. Steven Stamkos, Drew Doughty Top List of 50 Emerging NHL Players

    Last month I published my list of the top rising stars heading into the 2010 season. I ranked them by category, with top 10 emerging goalies, 15 defensemen, and 25 forwards. Now I put them all together for a final list of 50 players...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 11,862 reads 37 comments

  3. Top 10 NHL Goalies Who Could Steal Starting Jobs

    To everyone's surprise, two goalies who started the 2009 season finished the year contending for the Stanley Cup. To put this in perspective, most sports fans acknowledge that winning Lord Stanley is the toughest championship to win...

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  4. Is Guillaume Latendresse Ready To Go Wild in Minnesota?

    In 2009, the Minnesota Wild were supposed to improve offensively, but things didn't improve much. Looking ahead to the upcoming season, it appears they will once again toil in mediocrity...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 618 reads 4 comments

  5. Kevin Kolb, Stewart Bradley's Concussions: Why Rick Burkholder Should Be Fired

    Philadelphia head athletic trainer Rick Burkholder should be fired on the spot. Any Eagles fan knows that he has the reputation as one of the best trainers in the NFL and I'm sure ...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 2,248 reads 16 comments

  6. Top Five Philadelphia Eagles Season Openers Under Andy Reid

    For many fans, the opener is the game they have been waiting for since the end of the previous season. Openers often set the tone for teams, as all pre-conceived notions are either wiped away or supported, depending on the outcome of the game...

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  7. Gordie Howe Hat Trick: 10 Players Most Likely to Achieve the Trick

    Most hockey fans have heard of the Gordie Howe Hat-trick, but have they actually seen one? It's a rare feat to accomplish and there is a lot of myth and legend surrounding it...

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  8. Top 10 NHL Rookies of All Time

    Last week the NHL's new crop of rookies gathered to get their pictures taken for their rookie cards. To most this was a great honor because most kids have some kind of childhood memory involving collector cards...

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  9. NHL 2010-11: Ten Most Improved Power Plays

    Every year, we see surprises and anticipate who will improve and who fill falter. Last year teams like the Avalanche and Kings soared to new heights while the Blue Jackets and Ducks of the world toiled in underachievement...

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  10. Tim Tebow: Why He Should Not Change His Delivery

    During the broadcast of the Broncos/Steelers game, Troy Aikman commented about Tim Tebow's throwing motion. He adamantly stated that Tim in no way shape or form should change his delivery...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 1,587 reads 31 comments

  11. 18 Game Schedule: For NFL Players Is It About Money or Health?

    There was a reason that optimism emerged from the owners meetings last week. Simply put, commissioner Roger Goodell and the owners want to grow the pie...

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  12. Philadelphia Eagles Monday Morning Watercooler

    Ok, so it's not Monday, but let's just agree that the preseason is over. The word on the street is that the NFL is holding a league wide scrimmage next weekend, but most football fans have seen enough...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 1,299 reads 11 comments

  13. Why Philadelphia Eagles Fans Want Donovan McNabb To Fail

    Over the last few months I’ve seen a myriad of reactions to the McNabb trade. Most fans respect him for what he did for the Philadelphia franchise, but do they want him to succeed for the Redskins? Not a chance...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 814 reads 27 comments

  14. NHL 2010-11: Top 15 Calder Candidates

    The NHL season is just around the corner and one of the most exciting stories is the race for the Calder Trophy. Last year, Tyler Myers emerged as one of the most dominating young players in the game and won the award in a landslide vote...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 7,105 reads 41 comments

  15. Five Reasons Why NFL Fans Don't Care About Steroids

    In 2009 survey , nine percent of 2552 retired players admitted to using steroids with offensive and defensive linemen showing the most use. Some of those players are the likes of Deion Sanders, Terry Bradshaw, Rodney Harrison...

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  16. NHL Offseason Awards: The Good, the Bad, and the Bizarre

    Many hockey writers and analysts took the summer off, but that did not stop the news from coming. It's time to hand out some NHL hardware to those that kept life interesting during the dog days of summer...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 1,963 reads 4 comments

  17. Rising NHL Stars: Top 25 Emerging Forwards

    All throughout the NHL season I will be following the stars of tomorrow.My criteria for these players is two years in the NHL or fewer than 160 games combined (with minor exceptions)...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 5,176 reads 4 comments

  18. The NHL Flip Flops Once Again With the Tie-Breaker Rule

    According to an ESPN league source, the league is about to change the rule for regular season tie-breakers...

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  19. Five Reasons Brett Favre Is Still Must-See TV

    If you tune in to watch Brett Favre take his 10 snaps vs the 49ers you might have that deja vu feeling. It seems every year we all gather around our televisions to see what Favre will look like to start the season...

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  20. NHL: Top 10 Duos

    Batman and Robin. Shaq and Kobe. Montana and Rice. Gretzky and Kurri. The list goes on.Everyone remembers the great duos in our lifetime. It's that magical synchronicity that is not defined by talent alone...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 2,983 reads 43 comments

  21. Why Aaron Rodgers Will Have the Last Laugh With Brett Favre

    As some of the dust has settled from the Brett Favre bonanza, it's now time to look ahead to see what the 2010 season has in store.Brett could have walked away with his legacy restored last year, but he's decided to give it one more kick at the can...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 2,433 reads 65 comments

  22. Three Reasons Brett Favre Should Play for the Anaheim Ducks

    With Brett Favre officially announcing his return to football once again, I could not help but think about the Anaheim Ducks...

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  23. Top 10 Quarterbacks Playing on Borrowed Time

    As you all know, the NFL is a quarterback-centered league. It is also a quarterback starved league.Each season there seems to be more and more turnover at the position. Almost anyone who can throw a ball and make a read can get a job...

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  24. Rising NHL Stars: Top 15 Emerging Defensemen

    All throughout the NHL season I will be following the stars of tomorrow. My criteria for these players is two years in the NHL or less than 160 games combined (with minor exceptions)...

    Bobby Brooks Written by Bobby Brooks about almost 4 years ago 7,591 reads 32 comments

  25. HBO's 'Hard Knocks' Coming To The NHL?

    The immensely popular “Hard Knocks” program on HBO takes a candid look at NFL teams. The show offers fans a unique look at the behind the scenes drama that takes place during training camp...

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