1. Destinee Hooker: Young Volleyball Star Will Redeem US in Future Olympics

    In 2008 Destinee Hooker was 20 years old and preparing herself for a first-time appearance in the Olympics ...

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  2. Olympic Volleyball 2012: Women's Gold- and Bronze-Medal Results and Analysis

    The United States women's volleyball team turned into one of the more entertaining stories of the London 2012 Olympics after an incredible run into the finals. Upon entering the finals, Team USA had won 21 sets while remarkably losing only two...

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  3. Gold Medal Count 2012: Upcoming Events That Will Increase U.S. Lead

    In the early stages of the 2012 London Olympics , China took an impressive gold medal lead over every other nation, but the United States forced it to relinquish that lead...

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  4. Orlando Magic: Rookie Moe Harkless Will Struggle to Produce with Poor Support

    By some divine miracle, the never-ending soap opera starring Dwight Howard and the Orlando Magic was finally able to reach a conclusion...

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  5. U.S. Olympic Volleyball Team 2012: Dominant U.S. Women Destined for Gold

    During the 2008 Beijing Olympics , Team USA faced Brazil in the final round of indoor volleyball and was able to cap off an impressive run with a gold medal...

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  6. UFC 150: Benson Henderson vs. Frankie Edgar Rematch Won't Disappoint

    On February 26, 2012, Frankie Edgar and Benson Henderson met for the first time during UFC 144, and their clash was the highlight of the evening...

    Steven Gerwel Written by Steven Gerwel about 2 years ago 1,296 reads 3 comments

  7. 5 Biggest Takeaways from the St. Louis Rams' First Week of Camp

    The first week of St. Louis Rams training camp is complete and the team was able to put in some solid work...

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  8. St. Louis Rams Roster 2012: Latest News, Cuts, Preseason Predictions

    The St. Louis Rams began training camp on Sunday, July 29, and the grueling Missouri summer heat will whip the team into shape by the end of August...

    Steven Gerwel Written by Steven Gerwel about 2 years ago 9,485 reads 26 comments

  9. Olympic Basketball 2012: What We Learned from USA vs. France

    Team USA is expected to dominate throughout the 2012 London Olympics . So far they haven't disappointed the fans. In the preliminary round of the Olympics, USA opened against France and they were naturally considered the heavy favorites...

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  10. 1 Advantage the St. Louis Rams Have over Each Division Foe in 2012

    The St. Louis Rams have kicked off training camp and will be looking to enter the 2012 season as a new and improved group...

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  11. Ryan Lochte Looking to Land Second Gold Medal in 200-Meter Freestyle

    Michael Phelps and his record 14 gold medals were guaranteed to be the primary topic of discussion leading up to the 2012 Olympics in London...

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  12. NBA Rumors: Andrew Bynum Extension Not the End of Potential D12 Trade

    The Dwight Howard fiasco in Orlando has fueled endless speculation regarding the possibility of him suiting up for the Los Angeles Lakers as part of a roster that would be practically guaranteed to make a deep playoff run...

    Steven Gerwel Written by Steven Gerwel about 2 years ago 11,958 reads 44 comments

  13. St. Louis Rams Agree to 4-Year Extension with Star DE Chris Long

    The St. Louis Rams have won only 15 games in the last five years, so they're not exactly known for producing good news. But this weekend is an exception...

    Steven Gerwel Written by Steven Gerwel about 2 years ago 7,559 reads 23 comments

  14. Will Ryan Tannehill Unseat Veterans with Early Success in Training Camp?

    Ryan Tannehill had a rough start entering training camp for the Miami Dolphins , primarily because he wasn't even present for the start of camp. Tannehill was the No...

    Steven Gerwel Written by Steven Gerwel about 2 years ago 3,821 reads 58 comments

  15. San Francisco Marathon 2012: Comparing the Race to Other Big City Marathons

    The San Francisco Marathon allows runners to compete in one of the truly premier and historic cities of the United States...

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  16. Yankee Trade Rumors: Rafael Betancourt Would Make Yankees' Bullpen Top-Notch

    As the entire world knows, closer Mariano Rivera tore a knee ligament in May and is now being forced to watch from the sidelines. With 608 career saves, Rivera is easily the greatest closer to ever to play the game...

    Steven Gerwel Written by Steven Gerwel about 2 years ago 3,556 reads 7 comments

  17. MLB Rumors: Biggest Potential Moves for Top N.L. Central Teams

    At this time last year, there were four different NL Central teams in the hunt for a division title or wild card berth. From that division, the St...

    Steven Gerwel Written by Steven Gerwel about 2 years ago 1,378 reads 3 comments

  18. Pirates Trade Rumors: Bucs Need Shane Victorino to Overcome Rival Reds

    At this time last year, the Pittsburgh Pirates were in second place in the NL Central with a 54-49 record. They were well within the wild-card hunt and were trailing the division-leading Milwaukee Brewers by less than two games...

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  19. Olympic Track and Field TV Schedule: Total Viewing Guide to Classic Event

    During the 2008 Beijing Olympics , the primary image most of us associated with the event was the swimming pool and Michael Phelps displaying his numerous gold medals...

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  20. Olympic Swimming 2012: Previewing Most Exciting Upcoming Events

    The 2012 Summer Olympics in London has already provided us with some unexpected swimming action on the very first day...

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  21. Liverpool Transfer News: Reds Should Hold out for Better Offer on Andy Carroll

    Liverpool made a £35 million offer on striker Andy Carroll a year-and-a-half ago, but the common belief is that it will now be forced to sell at a portion of its investment...

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  22. Pirates Trade Rumors: Shane Victorino Could Be Final Piece in Playoff Puzzle

    In 1992, Barry Bonds led the way for the Pittsburgh Pirates with 34 home runs and 103 RBI during a promising season that resulted in a 96-66 overall record...

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  23. Michael Phelps: Predicting When Megastar Will Fail After Poor 400 IM Qualifier

    Michael Phelps was the most prominent athlete of the 2008 Beijing Games and was a highly-praised representative of the United States during the competition...

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  24. London Opening Ceremony 2012: Top Takeaways from Opening Extravaganza

    Every Summer Olympics kicks off with the traditional opening ceremonies, but the 2008 Bejing games produced easily the most breathtaking opening ceremony in Olympic history, which means the 2012 London games had an unbelievably tough act to follow...

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  25. St. Louis Rams: Janoris Jenkins Inks 4-Year Deal After Lengthy Dispute

    The St. Louis Rams drafted cornerback Janoris Jenkins in the second round last April with the No. 39 overall pick, but a number of fans expressed concern due to Jenkins' off-the-field history...

    Steven Gerwel Written by Steven Gerwel about 2 years ago 7,991 reads 17 comments