1. A Film Review Of No Crossover: The Trial of Allen Iverson

    As a film critic and sports fan, it's always an interesting moment when the two are combined. Mostly I'm forced to watch retreads of Hoosiers and Rocky, in which a down-and-out team rises up and wins the big game...

    Joe Barton Written by Joe Barton about over 4 years ago 1,012 reads 0 comments

  2. Ten Reasons Why the Suns Will Beat the Spurs

    There has been no greater playoff rivalry in the past decade than the Suns and Spurs. This marks the sixth time since 2000 that the two teams have met in the playoffs...

    Joe Barton Written by Joe Barton about over 4 years ago 1,410 reads 12 comments

  3. Jarrett Brown, Former West Virginia QB, Signed by San Francisco 49ers

    After going through three days of draft coverage, I was very surprised to not see Jarrett Brown's name called by any team. But finally the San Francisco 49ers signed Brown yesterday...

    Joe Barton Written by Joe Barton about over 4 years ago 7,814 reads 12 comments

  4. Jason Richardson Leads the Phoenix Suns to Victory Over Trailblazers in Game Two

    After a game one upset on Sunday, everyone's focus was now on how Phoenix will react in game two. Like in a boxing match, Phoenix just got punched in the face in the first round...

    Joe Barton Written by Joe Barton about over 4 years ago 131 reads 0 comments

  5. NBA Playoff: Game One Overachievers and Under Performers

    In the NBA playoffs, it's all about clutch performances. No team can afford a player to have a breakdown this late in the year. And after eight games in two days, I will examine who came up big and who fell flat in the first weekend of the NBA Playoffs...

    Joe Barton Written by Joe Barton about over 4 years ago 332 reads 2 comments

  6. Portland Trail Blazers Burn Phoenix Suns in the Desert in Game One

    The absence of Brandon Roy mattered none in the first game of the Phoenix-Portland playoff series. The Trail Blazers scored 105 against a hot Suns team, including a 35-point fourth quarter that put them on top...

    Joe Barton Written by Joe Barton about over 4 years ago 230 reads 14 comments

  7. The 10 Biggest NBA Playoff Injury Concerns

    After 2,460 regular season games, only 16 teams remain eligible to win the NBA Championship. Each team has battled with injuries this season. Some of those injuries have already determined the end to a particular team's season...

    Joe Barton Written by Joe Barton about over 4 years ago 682 reads 0 comments

  8. Suns' Robin Lopez Will Miss the First Round

    According to Suns head coach Alvin Gentry, Robin Lopez will miss at least the first round of the playoffs. Lopez is currently battling a back injury that caused him to miss the final 10 games of the season...

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  9. ACC Power Rankings: Week 5

    It appears that my Virginia Tech prediction was correct. But there were several upsets in ACC play last Saturday that leaves me asking more questions...

    Joe Barton Written by Joe Barton about 5 years ago 55 reads 0 comments

  10. ACC Power Rankings: Week Four

    After three weeks of football we've seen the Tigers ground the Eagles, a couple of programs who might have head coach openings at the end of the year, and Hurricane U growing stronger. But more questions still exist...

    Joe Barton Written by Joe Barton about 5 years ago 819 reads 6 comments

  11. The 10 Most Disliked Sports Figures: An Analysis

    Several days ago, Forbes Magazine released a list of the most disliked people in sports. The list was compiled by polling 1,100 people on which athletes they disliked the most...

    Joe Barton Written by Joe Barton about over 5 years ago 879 reads 2 comments

  12. A Mexican Invasion: What Did The 5-0 Loss Mean For US Soccer?

    Mexico stunned the soccer world in yesterday's 5-0 victory over the United States. It marked Mexico's first victory over the U.S. outside of Mexico since 1999...

    Joe Barton Written by Joe Barton about over 5 years ago 343 reads 3 comments

  13. Ranking the ACC Coaches

    This is a list ranking the ACC football coaches from twelve to one. The criteria for this rankings is based on coaching performance, recruiting, consistency, potential, and my own opinions...

    Joe Barton Written by Joe Barton about over 5 years ago 258 reads 3 comments

  14. Russell Wilson: The Next Face of the ACC

    Many college football fans are unfamiliar with NC State Wolfpack quarterback Russell Wilson. In '08, was named Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) Rookie of the Year; he was also the first freshman to be named First Team All-ACC quarterback...

    Joe Barton Written by Joe Barton about over 5 years ago 208 reads 1 comments

  15. Open Mic: Miami Dolphins All-Time Lineup

    This is my all-time Dolphins lineup. Some positions it was very easy and some I had to debate myself on. Read and enjoy. COACH – Don Shula (1970-1995) Shula turned a struggling Dolphins’ team into the only undefeated team in NFL history

    Joe Barton Written by Joe Barton about over 6 years ago 1,012 reads 4 comments