1. London 2012 Olympics: How to Make the Summer Games Better

    Looking at pictures of Jim Thorpe online, he looks to be nothing like the American athletes competing in this summer’s Olympics . The checker board of images that appear on Google make that obvious...

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  2. March Madness 2012: Anthony Davis and 15 Great Stat-Stuffers in NCAA History

    Anthony Davis, who just celebrated his 19th birthday this March, has already been called one of the greatest shot-blockers of all time. Not bad for a guy who's only just been able to buy tickets to R-rated movies...

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  3. NBA All-Star Slam Dunk Contest 2012: Why It Was the Worst Ever

    NBA All-Star Weekend wrapped up with a game worth remembering as Kobe Bryant officially became the greatest All-Star game scorer of all-time, after passing Michael Jordan’s 262-point mark...

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  4. Jeremy Lin: What Linsanity Teaches About American Media

    Have you heard about this guy Jeremy Lin ? He is the point guard for the New York Knicks and he’s supposed to be quite the basketball player. With all the attention he’s been getting in the past weeks, he must be...

    Chris Carson Written by Chris Carson about almost 3 years ago 1,172 reads 2 comments

  5. Golden State Warriors: Ranking the Most Important Players on the Team

    The Golden State Warriors are truly like a box of chocolates: on any given night you never know who you're going to get...

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  6. Nate Robinson: Why the Golden State Warriors Don't Need Another Gunner

    The thing about the Golden State Warriors is no matter the player, whether he’s a seven-foot superman or a considerably smaller mighty mouse, one has to wonder if he adds anything to the already shot-happy Warriors offense...

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  7. Golden State Warriors: Two Reasons Their Defense Has Improved

    After Mike D’Antoni took over the Phoenix Suns from Frank Johnson in 2003, he quickly installed his signature brand of shoot first, shoot later basketball and turned the Suns into the NBA ’s fastest-moving and highest-scoring team...

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  8. Chris Paul Trade: Why the Clippers Are No Longer the "Other" Los Angeles Team

    It's been said youth is wasted on the young. But in the case of the Los Angeles Clippers , with the addition of All-Star point guard Chris Paul , youth will be about as wasteful as a winning lottery ticket...

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  9. College Basketball 2011: 5 Superstars Who Won't Be Drafted

    In these past few months of NBA prohibition, you could say I’ve taken to drinking mouthwash by watching Euro League basketball...

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  10. UConn Basketball: The Top 50 Players in School History

    Ranking the top 50 players in any school's history is not an easy task. The record books can only tell you so much, and how can you pass judgement on the many players you have never ...

    Chris Carson Written by Chris Carson about 3 years ago 12,435 reads 27 comments

  11. Rugby World Cup 2011 Final: France vs. New Zealnd Preview and Prediction

    I was at work in Fremantle while New Zealand played Australia, and though I had the game recording at home I knew I wouldn't need to see it...

    Chris Carson Written by Chris Carson about 3 years ago 1,194 reads 3 comments

  12. Golden State Warriors: Who Should Start at Center, Biedrins or Udoh?

    When the question was presented to me, my first response was one of a bitter fan- a firm and decisive neither. After years of watching the Warriors struggle, and months now of scouring the stat lines for Bleacher Report...

    Chris Carson Written by Chris Carson about 3 years ago 2,013 reads 11 comments

  13. Rugby World Cup 2011: New Zealand vs Argentina Game Recap

    Argentina were given a hard introduction to the culture of Tri--Nations rugby yesterday, when they lost to the world's No. 1 team and World Cup favorite New Zealand All Blacks. It never hurts, of course, that the tournament is being held in New Zealand...

    Chris Carson Written by Chris Carson about 3 years ago 371 reads 0 comments

  14. Rugby World Cup 2011: England vs. France Game Recap

    "Les Bleus vont se battre a nouveau !" one could say (thanks Google Translator), following the French victory, 19-12, over England on October 8...

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  15. Rugby World Cup 2011: Wales V. Ireland Game Recap

    It was Wales over Ireland, 22-10, in the first Quarter Final match of Rugby World Cup 2011. The loss for the Irish marks the end of famed outside-center and captain Brian O'Driscoll's appearances in World Cup competition...

    Chris Carson Written by Chris Carson about 3 years ago 603 reads 9 comments

  16. Rugby World Cup 2011: Brian Hightower's Quarterfinals Predictions

    The International Rugby Board needs to distribute more resources to tier-two nations in order to foster the growth of Rugby Union around the world in the coming years, says Brian ...

    Chris Carson Written by Chris Carson about 3 years ago 1,087 reads 0 comments

  17. Monta Ellis vs. Stephen Curry: Comparing the GS Warriors Guards' Skillsets

    As long as they share a back court, Stephen Curry and Monta Ellis will be compared to each other. They will be examined under a microscope by their opposing defense, they will be ...

    Chris Carson Written by Chris Carson about 3 years ago 4,564 reads 5 comments

  18. College Basketball Power Rankings: Likely Starting Lineups in the Big East

    With college basketball just around the corner, 'tis the season for previews and predictions. The Big East had a bit of a shaking recently with the announcement that Syracuse and ...

    Chris Carson Written by Chris Carson about 3 years ago 1,133 reads 8 comments

  19. Golden State Warriors: Why They Can Make the NBA Playoffs with Monta Ellis

    If the NBA season somehow kicks off as scheduled, the Golden State Warriors will retire Chris Mullin's No. 17 in late January...

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  20. Rugby World Cup 2011: Italy vs. Russia Preview and Prediction

    After Ireland's surprise win over Australia, tomorrow's match between Italy and Russia takes on added importance...

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  21. Rugby World Cup 2011: Samoa V. Wales and England V. Georgia Game Recap

    Samoa vs. Wales Wales just got all the right bounces in their 17-10 win over Pool D wild card Samoa. Samoa's defenders seemed to bounce off the Welsh runners...

    Chris Carson Written by Chris Carson about over 3 years ago 186 reads 2 comments

  22. Rugby World Cup 2011: Australia vs. Ireland, Game Recap

    Luckily for The Australian Wallabies, the weekend newspapers print on Saturday morning and cover the whole weekend, so the uninspired effort by the world's second-ranked team won't be reported to the Aussie public until Monday...

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  23. Rugby World Cup 2011: South Africa vs. Fiji Game Recap

    In their 49-3 win over Fiji, defending World Cup Champion South Africa played like a well-oiled machine. The Springboks were able to roll over their feisty opponent with a combination of intelligent play and powerful running...

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  24. Rugby World Cup 2011: Argentina vs. Romania Game Recap

    Argentina, with their brightly colored uniforms and the skillful way they toss the ball around the pitch, are something like the World Cup's version of a traveling circus...

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  25. Rugby World Cup 2011: Preview and Predictions

    As the second round of pool play continues, Argentina prepares to battle Romania in the day's first match. South Africa prepares to meet Fiji in the night cap...

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