1. College Football 2011 Rankings: 10 Coaches Facing Do-or-Die Seasons

    Another college football season will soon be upon us, and while coaches making their debuts —Luke Fickell, Brady Hoke, Will Muschamp, Dana Holgorsen and the rest of the newbies—will ...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 5,252 reads 22 comments

  2. NFL Schedule 2011: 5 Games That Become Must-Watch Showdowns with Short Offseason

    Had their been no lockout, NFL rosters would be essentially set by this point in mid-July. But as you know all too well, the lockout is still on....but seemingly coming to a close...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 137 reads 0 comments

  3. Kobe Bryant: Kobe Is No Longer the NBA's Most Popular Player

    Last year, in the annual Harris Interactive poll, Kobe Bryant nailed down the top spot on the most popular athlete in America. Recently, Harris published the 2011 edition , and Kobe fell slightly, from first to third, tied with Michael Jordan...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 2,229 reads 4 comments

  4. Tiger Woods: Will Money Play a Role in Tiger's Comeback?

    On SI.com today there was a headline that read: " Forbes: Is Woods starting to run out of money? " Its author Daniel Roberts wasn't trying to imply that we'll soon see Tiger Woods ...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 592 reads 4 comments

  5. 2011 British Open Leaderboard: What Is Tiger Woods Thinking Right Now?

    I know that it’s popular right now to sort of kick the 14-time major champion when he’s down and “beat a dead Tiger,” but I think there should be some optimism for Eldrick right now...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 1,059 reads 15 comments

  6. British Open 2011: Why Most American Fans Will Never Love the Open Championship

    There are some issues that Americans and Brits will never come to agree on. The spelling of "color" vs. "colour" is one. Which side of the road you drive on is another...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 263 reads 2 comments

  7. British Open Golf 2011: Live Updates, Leaderboards and Analysis

    The Open championship is underway at Royal St. George's and the scene is pretty familiar: There have been some low scores, some hard-to-judge distances, lots of fescue-induced headaches and typical British Open weather...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 2,099 reads 1 comments

  8. British Open Golf 2011: The 10 Greatest British Open Performances of All Time

    The British Open begins tomorrow morning, and as the oldest major championship that routinely takes place at the "home of golf," there is naturally a ton of rich history...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 784 reads 0 comments

  9. MLB All-Star Game 2011: Everyone Needs to Relax About Derek Jeter's Absence

    I love baseball history and I have a tremendous amount of respect for the All-Star Game. Not only was the "Midsummer Classic" the first game of it's kind in any sport, but over the ...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 128 reads 0 comments

  10. MLB Home Run Derby: Start Time, TV Info and Lineup

    The undercard to the Midsummer Classic, the Home Run Derby, hits the airwaves tonight at 8 p.m. (EST) on ESPN, and even if the annual event isn't quite baseball at it's finest, it should make for an entertaining few hours...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 1,351 reads 0 comments

  11. LeBron James, Josh Hamilton, Tiger Woods and Today's Top Sports News

    Oh, how things have changed in a single year for LeBron James. It's been 365 days since the infamous "Decision" and I'm not sure that time has healed this particular wound...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 556 reads 3 comments

  12. Pittsburgh Steelers Shouldn't Pursue Ex-Giants Plaxico Burress or Tiki Barber

    Two of the most intriguing free agents on the market this NFL offseason are running back Tiki Barber and wide receiver Plaxico Burress...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 805 reads 9 comments

  13. Thomas Levet Video: Watch French Golfer Levitate into Water, out of British Open

    In the great tradition established by Leon Lett's Super Bowl showboat, Gus Frerotte's headbutt, Mark Madsen's dance and, the coup de grace, Bill Gramatica's post field goal torn ...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 976 reads 8 comments

  14. Derek Jeter 3,000 Hits: Latest Updates Following Jeter's Quest for Milestone

    It's pretty incredible that no member of the 3,000-hit club has ever achieved that milestone mark wearing Yankee pinstripes...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 813 reads 1 comments

  15. NBA Trade Rumors: Why the Atlanta Hawks Shouldn't Deal Josh Smith

    The Atlanta Hawks need to avoid adhering to the old adage "if you can't beat 'em, join 'em." A few reports out there suggest that the Hawks—who enjoyed a third consecutive ...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 376 reads 2 comments

  16. NBA Trade Rumors: Why Minnesota Timberwolves Need to Unload Michael Beasley

    With Ricky Rubio joining the team, the drafting of Derrick Williams and Kevin Love's rise to All-Star status, the Minnesota Timberwolves are a team in transition, and if I were ...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 1,724 reads 32 comments

  17. NFL Lockout: Why The NBA's Labor Problems Come At Perfect Time For NFL

    Maybe it's the inner conspiracy theorist in me but I find it pretty strange that the NFL lockout may be coming to an end at the precise time that an NBA lockout is nearing...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 1,263 reads 4 comments

  18. Wimbledon 2011: A Title for Maria Sharapova Doesn't Mean She's "Back"

    If Maria Sharapova hoists that Wimbledon dish or trophy thing into the air sometime Saturday, it will be a great story and will give the media plenty to fawn over...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 472 reads 3 comments

  19. NBA Trade Rumors: Chris Paul Should Be Lakers' Top Priority, Not Dwight Howard

    I can appreciate Lakers fans who drool over the prospects of bringing Dwight Howard to town: the last time the club acquired a Superman-obsessed center by way of Orlando, it worked out pretty well...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 2,660 reads 8 comments

  20. NBA Trade Rumors: Monta Ellis, Baron Davis Expendable After NBA Draft

    NBA Trade Rumors Shift Directions Following The Draft Now that there has been a week or so to see the dust settle from the 2011 NBA Draft , it's time to take a look at how the 2011-12 rosters are going to shape up...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 586 reads 0 comments

  21. Wimbledon 2011 Results: 5 Biggest Surprises Thus Far

    Just because a player is the top seed in his or her bracket doesn't mean they are guaranteed a spot in the quarters, let alone the semis or the finals. Caroline Wozniacki already proved that...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 560 reads 2 comments

  22. Wimbledon 2011 Results: 5 Biggest Disappointments Thus Far

    Wimbledon is close to wrapping up and while most people are looking ahead to the intriguing semi finals ( Rafael Nadal vs. Andy Murray ; Maria Sharapova vs. Sabine Lisicki) and potentially epic finals showdowns like Nadal vs...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 638 reads 6 comments

  23. Wimbledon 2011 Results: Why America's Tennis Failures Won't Last Forever

    And then there were none. In today’s quarterfinals of Wimbledon, Mardy Fish fell today to a wounded Rafael Nadal , leaving no American tennis players left in the field on either the men's or ladies' bracket...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 2,070 reads 4 comments

  24. Why Tiger Woods' Return to Marketing Is a Step in the Right Direction

    Make all the jokes you want to about Tiger Woods ' latest endorsement deal— several media outlets indicate that he has signed with a Japanese company to promote a heat rub lotion—but Woods will have the last laugh...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 312 reads 11 comments

  25. Wimbledon 2011 Video: Juan Martin Del Potro's Humor Cruel or Playful?

    To be perfectly honest, I'm not sure what to make of the above video. Part of me looks at del Potro's "Here you go...Whoops!" and thinks, "Man, he's a real jerk...

    Adam Lazarus Written by Adam Lazarus about 3 years ago 1,890 reads 6 comments