1. Minnesota Timberwolves' December (and Jan. 1st): A Month of Despair but Hope

    Okay, so I reviewed on December where the Minnesota Timberwolves stood after one month into the season...

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  2. 2011 Baseball Hall of Fame Ballot: Why Barry Larkin and 3 Others Will Be...

    The Baseball Writers Association of America will soon decide who will be elected into the Hall of Fame in 2011...

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  3. Quarterback Delight: Greg Jennings and 10 Receivers Who Will Change The Playoffs

    As the NFL season comes to a close, the biggest concerns on everyone's mind has to be about making a run deep into January. In the AFC, the Patriots, Steelers, Jets, Ravens and Chiefs have all clinched playoff berths...

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  4. Missouri Loses Insight Bowl: Did Blaine Gabbert Play His Last Game as a Tiger?

    By now, I'm sure you've all seen that Iowa pulled off an improbable upset by beating Missouri 27-24 in the Insight Bowl yesterday in Tempe...

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  5. Minnesota Timberwolves Beat New Orleans Hornets, 113-98, For Second Straight Win

    A winning streak is a beautiful thing. However, the Minnesota Timberwolves have not experienced this beautiful thing in almost seven weeks when they defeated the Kings and Knicks on Nov...

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  6. San Francisco 49ers Fire Head Coach Mike Singletary

    Mike Singletary is out as head coach in San Francisco, after a dismal 2010 that has produced just five wins. In two-plus seasons in the Bay Area, Singletary compiled an 18-22 record before being canned...

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  7. Michael Beasley's Game-Winning Basket Ends Minnesota Timberwolves' Skid at Seven

    The ball rolled off the backboard and went in with five seconds left. Michael Beasley gave off a fist bump that seemed more like a sigh of relief, and it was confirmed when the Cavaliers' Antwan Jamison's buzzer-beater attempt bounced off the rim...

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  8. Chicago Bulls Cheers: Why the Bulls' Derrick Rose Will Be the 2011 NBA MVP

    Born and raised on the South Side of Chicago , Derrick Rose was an avid fan of the Michael Jordan-led Chicago Bulls ...

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  9. Minnesota Timberwolves Falter In Big Al's Return To Minneapolis

    Yes, he was the biggest threat of the Timberwolves, and perhaps one of the best centers in the NBA. Yes, he was the centerpiece in the 2007 summer blockbuster trade that sent ...

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  10. Boise Beatdown: Why Moore and the Broncos Will Be Celebrating (Sort Of) Tonight

    Over the past eight or so years, the Boise State Broncos, who aren't even supposed to be the best team in Idaho, have become one of the most winning programs in all of college football, ...

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  11. Eric Gordon, Los Angeles Clippers Defeat Minnesota Timberwolves 113-90

    Eric Gordon scored a season-high 36 points and snatched five steals for the Clippers en route to a 113-90 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night...

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  12. Kevin Love's 43-Point, 17-Rebound Game Not Enough as Minnesota Timberwolves Fall

    Martell Webster sank the long two-pointer, and with 27 seconds left it seemed the Wolves had a shot, trailing 115-113 to the Denver Nuggets at the Pepsi Center in Denver. But then Kurt Rambis' club made a fatal mistake: they didn't foul...

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  13. Forget the Signings: Minnesota Twins Still Team to Beat In AL Central In 2011

    In 2001, the Minnesota Twins (along with the Montreal Expos) were threatened to be contracted from Major League Baseball. Take a look at where this team has come in the time since...

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  14. Aaron Rodgers Officially Out For Sunday's Game Against the Patriots

    According to the Green Bay Press-Gazette, QB Aaron Rodgers has been ruled out for Sunday's contest against the New England Patriots...

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  15. LaMarcus Aldridge, Portland Trail Blazers Squeak By Minnesota Timberwolves

    The Rose Garden belonged to the Portland Trail Blazers and especially LaMarcus Aldridge on Friday as they defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 107-102...

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  16. Take It From a Green Bay Packers Fan: I'll Miss You, Brett Favre

    I owned three Green Bay Packers jerseys growing up in suburban Minneapolis, Minnesota . The first one was a white Reggie White jersey, but when he left the Packers in 1998 I decided it was time to move on...

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  17. Monta Ellis, Golden State Warriors Too Strong for Minnesota Timberwolves

    When I say that Monta Ellis didn't waste a second of Tuesday night's action, I mean it. The 25-year-old out of Jackson, Mississippi played the entire 48 minutes and didn't give the Wolves a chance in the second half...

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  18. Jonny Flynn and Martell Webster: Why Their Returns Will Be Great For the Wolves

    According to the Minneapolis Star Tribune , Jonny Flynn and Martell Webster are both making their debuts tonight, and Timberwolves fans have something to be proud of when these two take their talents to Oakland tonight for the first time all year...

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  19. Kevin Love and Luke Ridnour Carry Minnesota Timberwolves To Victory Over Pistons

    Friday night brought about change for the Minnesota Timberwolves. They unveiled new black alternate jerseys and, surprisingly, Kevin Love and Michael Beasley were not the only reasons the Wolves won...

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  20. Missouri Tigers Football: Why They Should Be in the Cotton Bowl, Not the Insight

    Before you might think this is a plea for the BCS to die and bring in a playoff system, read it and understand that it is a case for a team that deserves a higher bowl bid...

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  21. Minnesota Timberwolves Lose Another Large Lead to the Thunder

    It has become a theme in Minneapolis for some time now: the Wolves start off huge and get everyone excited about their potential, then they give it up. Last night was no different...

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  22. Kevin Love's 33-15 Game Not Enough As Knicks Defeat Timberwolves

    The last time the Minnesota Timberwolves faced the New York Knicks , Kevin Love made history. It was the first time in 28 years that a player had recorded 30 points and 30 rebounds in a single game, Moses Malone being the last to do so...

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  23. Minnesota Timberwolves Roll Over Cavs, End Six-Game Losing Streak

    Losing six in a row is embarrassing; losing a 20-point lead with 12 minutes left is embarrassing; not having a home victory in three weeks is embarrassing...

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  24. Minnesota Timberwolves November 2010: A Month of Progress

    When one reflects upon the first month of the season, one cannot help but feel a little excited, yet disappointed about this young franchise...

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