1. Derek Jeter or Brett Gardner: Who Belongs in New York Yankees' Leadoff Spot?

    One of the latest rumors coming out of New York Yankees spring training is who will be the leadoff hitter in the batting order...

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  2. NFL Lockout News: NFLPA Tells Top Prospects Not to Attend 2011 NFL Draft

    ESPN.com reports that the NFLPA has informed 17 top draft prospects that they should not attend next month's draft. The NFL is still planning to hold the annual draft next month, despite the ongoing lockout...

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  3. NHL News: Goaltender Ray Emery Makes His NHL Return for the Anaheim Ducks

    Last March, Philadelphia Flyers' GM Paul Holmgren announced that goaltender Ray Emery would undergo season-ending surgery due to a condition—avascular necrosis—that Emery was suffering from...

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  4. Sidney Crosby Skates Again and Has Interesting Things to Say in His Media Q&A

    What may have seemed like a typical Monday became a cause for celebration for the Pittsburgh Penguins organization and fans. Captain Sidney Crosby took the ice again for the first time since being diagnosed with a concussion on January 6...

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  5. NFL and the CBA: Ranking the Worst Work Stoppages in Pro Sports' History

    Since the NFL and NFLPA still have yet to agree to a new CBA, the specter of a work stoppage in the NFL this coming season still lingers. The NFL and other professional sports are no strangers to work stoppages...

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  6. NHL Playoffs: Power Ranking the Philadelphia Flyers' Most Dangerous Opponents

    If the NHL season ended today, the playoff seeds would look like this: Philadelphia Flyers Boston Bruins Washington Capitals Pittsburgh Penguins Tampa Bay Lightning ...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about over 3 years ago 3,065 reads 9 comments

  7. Tiki Barber Unretires, Where Will He Land?

    It was just announced that Tiki Barber plans to unretire and play in the 2011-12 season. Barber retired following the 2006 season, one year before the New York Giants—his former team of ten years—won the Super Bowl without him...

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  8. NFL Free Agency 2011: Will Jeremy Shockey Help the Carolina Panthers?

    Jeremy Shockey signed a one-year, $3 million deal with the Carolina Panthers today, after being released by the New Orleans Sainst last week...

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  9. NHL Injury News: Marian Gaborik Returns and Other Injury Updates

    There have been a lot of high-profile injuries this year in the NHL. Teams are hoping to get their best players back as they go down the playoff stretch. Some teams have received good news regarding their players—they'll be back soon...

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  10. NHL Buzz: Should the Philadelphia Flyers Be Concerned About Their Slump?

    The Philadelphia Flyers have dominated the Atlantic Division and Eastern Conference pretty much all year. So it comes as a surprise then, to some, that they have been slumping recently...

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  11. Plaxico Burress and the Most Surprising Moment in the History of Each NFL Team

    The New York Giants defeating the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLII. The Baltimore Colts relocating to Indianapolis. The Seattle Seahawks defeating the New Orleans Saints in this past year's playoffs...

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  12. Good-Bye To a Great: Duke Snider and the Top 20 Left-Handed Sluggers of All Time

    Only 10 percent of the population is left-handed. Despite a world against us (looking at you notebook spirals), being left-handed has its advantages. One place in particular is on the baseball field...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about over 3 years ago 2,437 reads 20 comments

  13. NHL Trade Deadline: Alex Ovechkin and 8 Stars Who Needed Help & Didn't Get It

    The aftermath of the NHL trade deadline has been followed by the analysis of the biggest winners and losers of the deadline. What about the players? Some star players have struggled this season and need some help...

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  14. NHL Trade Deadline: Will Jason Arnott Help the Washington Capitals Win the Cup?

    The Washington Capitals were pretty conservative during this year's trade deadline. They claimed Marco Sturm off of waivers a few days ago, but other than that were quiet—up until today...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about over 3 years ago 440 reads 9 comments

  15. NHL Trade Deadline: Phoenix Coyotes and Columbus Blue Jackets Make a Deal

    A short while ago, the Phoenix Coyotes and Columbus Blue Jackets made a surprising trade. The Coyotes were not expected to make moves today, since they have been sitting well in the conference...

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  16. NHL Trade Deadline: Analyzing Chris Phillips's and Other Latest Extensions

    The much-anticipated NHL trade deadline day is here. There has been much hype about which teams will make trades, who will be traded and to what team...

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  17. NHL Trade Rumors: 10 Players the Pittsburgh Penguins Should Target

    The Pittsburgh Penguins became one of the biggest buyers this trade deadline when their top two forwards, Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin, went down with injuries...

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  18. Adam Wainwright Injured: Worst Spring Training Injuries in Each Team's History

    MLB Spring Training is an interesting dichotomy. On the one hand, teams want their players to have plenty of time to practice and warm-up, so that they will be ready for the season...

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  19. NHL Trade Recap: Can Erik Johnson Help the Colorado Avalanche To the Playoffs?

    Erik Johnson was sent to the Colorado Avalanche along with Jay McClement in exchange for Chris Stewart and Kevin Shattenkirk. In just their second game for the Avs, Johnson and McClement returned to St...

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  20. MLB Trade Rumors: Jose Reyes, James Loney and Other Latest Updates

    MLB Spring Training has only just started, but the MLB buzz is continuous. There is already buzz about mid-season trades to come. There's also already buzz about the free agents after this season...

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  21. NHL Trade Rumors: 9 Bold Predictions For The Trade Deadline

    The NHL trade deadline is next week. There are of course the names that always seem to be in the trade rumors category...

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  22. Trevor Bayne: The Young Daytona 500 Champion Is a Shot in the Arm to NASCAR

    Trevor Bayne turned 20 years old on Saturday. On Sunday, he competed in his first Daytona 500. He won it, making him the youngest-ever winner of the race. A Cinderella story like Bayne's will be beneficial for NASCAR...

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  23. NHL Trade Rumors: Top 10 Destinations for Florida Panthers' Bryan McCabe

    Florida Panthers GM Dale Tallon said recently that every player is on the market for a trade. After all, the Florida Panthers haven't won anything in a long time, so no one is really indispensable...

    April Weiner Written by April Weiner about over 3 years ago 1,259 reads 1 comments

  24. NHL Trade Rumors: Mikko Koivu and The Top 10 Injuries Affecting the Deadline

    The NHL trade deadline is only a little over a week away. Many teams have suffered significant losses due to injury. Many of these injuries have fallen on high-profile players, a worst-case scenario for their teams...

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  25. 2011 NFL Draft: Nine Players Who Will Score Highest on the Wonderlic Test

    The Wonderlic Cognitive Ability Test, otherwise known as the Wonderlic, is a test that assesses a person’s problem-solving abilities. It is a test that the NFL administers on all prospective NFL Draft picks...

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