1. Stanley Cup Playoffs: Kings Prevail in Overtime Against Blues, Take Series Lead

    Slava Voynov nailed a breakaway game-winning goal for the Los Angeles Kings to win 3-2 and take a series lead by the same margin against the St. Louis Blues ...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about 1 year ago 489 reads 0 comments

  2. Andres Torres Prevents Philadelphia Phillies from Sweeping San Francisco Giants

    The Philadelphia Phillies almost pulled out a comeback victory after tying the game up in the ninth inning on Wednesday, but the San Francisco Giants were able to prevent getting swept with a walk-off victory in extra innings...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about 1 year ago 472 reads 2 comments

  3. Stanley Cup Playoffs: Los Angeles Kings Must Rebound Offensively Back Home

    It appears that this year's road to the Stanley Cup isn't going to be as easy as last season for the Los Angeles Kings . After suffering heartbreaking back-to-back losses against the St...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about 1 year ago 420 reads 0 comments

  4. Brandon Belt Is MLB's Most Clutch Hitter Against Arizona Diamondbacks

    On the heels of the San Francisco Giants ' 9-6 victory and series sweep over the Arizona Diamondbacks , Brandon Belt can finally relax in the clubhouse...

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  5. San Francisco 49ers and St. Louis Rams End with 1st NFL Tie in 4 Years

    San Francisco would lose Alex Smith in the second quarter but would hold on to a 24-24 tie with their divisional rivals, St. Louis. Clock mismanagement and penalties plagued the Rams and kept them from picking up a victory in overtime...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about over 1 year ago 953 reads 1 comments

  6. Iowa State Football: Report Card Against Texas

    It's hard to find good things for the Iowa State Cyclones, who were beat down on the road by the Texas Longhorns, 33-7. They looked awful on both sides of the ball and have lost their second game away from Jack Trice Stadium...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about over 1 year ago 608 reads 1 comments

  7. LA Lakers Cruise Past Warriors in Post-Mike Brown Era

    Perhaps one of Mike Brown's best traits, really, was working too hard. Pau Gasol gets an easy double-double, Kobe Bryant nearly gets a triple-double and the game got away from the ...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about over 1 year ago 5,018 reads 26 comments

  8. Will David Ash and Texas Have Enough Against the Big 12?

    Texas has opened up the season with two dominating victories, defeating both Wyoming and New Mexico by a combined score of 82-17...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about almost 2 years ago 433 reads 0 comments

  9. Did Steve Blake Lose Game 2 for the Lakers Against the Thunder?

    Criticism surrounds backup point guard, Steve Blake, who took the final shot and missed at the end of Game 2 in the Lakers vs. Thunder series. It was a fitting end to a Los Angeles meltdown in the closing minutes of the game...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about 2 years ago 722 reads 1 comments

  10. 2011 Old Spice Classic: Golden Gophers Dominate Inside in Win over Blue Demons

    Minnesota was down early, but their depth and domination inside helped them come back and pull out a 86-85 victory against DePaul in the second quarterfinal of the Old Spice Classic in Orlando, Florida...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about over 2 years ago 259 reads 0 comments

  11. 2011 Old Spice Classic: Sycamores Defeat Red Raiders at the Foul Line

    Indiana State overcame bad shooting from the field to beat Texas Tech 60-49 in the first quarterfinal of the Old Spice Classic in Orlando, Florida. The Sycamores shot 35...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about over 2 years ago 345 reads 1 comments

  12. College World Series 2011: South Carolina Repeats as Champs

    It was only on three days rest, but Gamecocks starting pitcher Michael Roth threw 127 pitches in 7.2 innings of work and helped carried the team to a second straight national championship...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about 3 years ago 411 reads 1 comments

  13. College World Series 2011: Defensive Errors Cost Florida 1st Game of Finals

    Right after solid pitching from both teams, one defense shined and another made two costly mistakes in extra innings. South Carolina made the plays it needed to win the game, 2-1...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about 3 years ago 362 reads 0 comments

  14. French Open 2011: Eighth-Seeded Samantha Stosur Exits After Third-Round Upset

    Samantha Stosur , last year’s French Open runner-up, has fallen to unseeded Gisela Dulko in three sets...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about 3 years ago 90 reads 4 comments

  15. Djokovic Continues to Streak: Ties Federer, Moves to Third Round

    Novak Djokovic defeated Romania player Victor Hanescu 6-4, 6-1, 2-3 (retired) in the second round of the French Open . Djokovic remains undefeated this year at 39-0, and moves his winning streak to 41 wins dating back to last year...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about 3 years ago 163 reads 3 comments

  16. 2011 NCAA Lacrosse Championship: Previewing the Quarterfinals

    There was a little bit of everything last weekend for every lacrosse fan. Offensive shootouts, overwhelming defenses and great saves combined with close games, blowouts and an upset...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about 3 years ago 882 reads 0 comments

  17. 2011 NCAA Lacrosse Championship: Previewing the First Round

    This weekend begins the road to Baltimore as the college lacrosse tournament kicks off. Syracuse, who was ranked No. 1 alongside Notre Dame most of the year, defeated them in a late regular-season game and has retained that No...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about 3 years ago 433 reads 0 comments

  18. NBA Playoffs 2011: Why the Dallas Mavericks Will Win It All This Year

    Skip Bayless always warns you never to be a prisoner of the moment. Dirk Nowitzki and the rest of the Dallas Mavericks are showing you why you shouldn’t follow that all the time...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about 3 years ago 4,393 reads 6 comments

  19. Big 12 Parity: How 8 Teams Could Enter the NCAA Tournament

    The Big East has had much talk about parity in the middle of the conference. Of the teams that are in at-large contention for the NCAA Tournament, more than nine teams have five or more losses in conference...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about over 3 years ago 560 reads 0 comments

  20. Texas Meltdown and BYU Beatdown: Potential One Seeds in the NCAA Tournament

    I haven’t been in favor of BYU or San Diego State getting a one seed in the big dance, but after seeing Texas drop a game in which they had a 22-point lead in, you could make the case for BYU right now...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about over 3 years ago 1,185 reads 2 comments

  21. Are We Done Yet? Why The Knicks Trade Isn't About A Title This Year

    In a huge three-team 12-player trade, the Knicks give up their whole roster to get the Denver Nuggets’ Anthony . It’s what he and Knicks fans wanted, and it’s probably what the NBA wanted...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about over 3 years ago 140 reads 0 comments

  22. Ranking All The ESPN Bracket Buster Matchups

    Butler surprised everyone by making it to the national title game last year. Its overall performance in March Madness certainly wasn't a surprise, and those who saw them defeat ...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about over 3 years ago 1,230 reads 4 comments

  23. College Basketball Preview: Iowa State Cyclones vs. Oklahoma State Cowboys

    Iowa State Cyclones (14-4, 1-2 Big 12) @ Oklahoma State Cowboys (13-4, 1-2 Big 12) Date: Wednesday, Jan 19, 2011 Time: 8pm CT TV: ESPNU Line: OSU (-5) O/U: 134.5 Players to Watch: ISU G (10) Diante Garrett (17...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about over 3 years ago 580 reads 1 comments

  24. Connecticut-Texas Basketball: Previewing the Rebounding Party In Austin

    Date: Saturday, Jan. 8 Time: 2:30 p.m. CT TV: ESPN Before Texas starts its conference play, it’ll have to face a highly-ranked UConn team that is coming in off of a sputtering ...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about over 3 years ago 143 reads 1 comments

  25. College Basketball Preview: Kansas State Wildcats at Oklahoma State Cowboys

    Date: Saturday, Jan 8 Time: 12:00pm CT TV: ESPN2 The Big 12 tips off its conference play featuring two teams that have gotten fat on easy non-conferences cupcakes and not able to defeat the big teams on their schedules...

    Brian Spaen Written by Brian Spaen about over 3 years ago 284 reads 2 comments