1. NHL: Mario Lemieux Is Wrong About NHL's Lack of Punishment for Islanders

    Every January, a 40-man wrestling match breaks out in the world of professional wrestling. The match is one of the most exciting nights in wrestling, properly labeled—The Royal Rumble...

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  2. Ken Griffey Jr. or Albert Pujols: Who Was Better in His MLB Prime?

    One has what could be considered the sweetest swing in all of baseball history. The other has the most intimidating hitting stance in the league today. Both are considered to be the greatest hitters of their generations...

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  3. Texas Rangers: Josh Hamilton Agrees to 2-Year Deal Avoiding Arbitration

    Josh Hamilton, the 2010 American League Most Valuable Player, agreed to avoid arbitration and signed to a two-year contract worth $24 million with the Texas Rangers. The deal allows Hamilton to become a free agent following the 2012 World Series...

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  4. NHL: Penguins and Islanders, What In The Name Of Georges Laraque Is Going On?

    For the second time in as many hockey nights, we've had full line fights as well as two goalie fights. Wednesday night, the Montreal Canadiens and Boston Bruins, two original ...

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  5. Jerry Jones: Big Money, Big Stadium, Big Problems, Big Lawsuit

    Jerry Jones is to the National Football League what George Steinbrenner was to Major League Baseball, the epitome of money and greed. In 1989, Jerry Jones purchased the Dallas Cowboys for $140 million and set out to build a winner...

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  6. Montreal Canadiens vs. Boston Bruins: WOW! What a 2nd Period That Was

    WOW In one word, that was the second period between the Montreal Canadiens and Boston Bruins , two of the Original Six franchises in the NHL and bitter rivals...

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  7. Los Angeles Lakers: Carmelo Anthony Rumors Prove The Lakers Aren't Good Enough

    The rumor mill is alive and well after ESPN's Chris Broussard broke the news that, according to his sources, the Los Angeles Lakers and the Denver Nuggets have entered into preliminary ...

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  8. Super Bowl XLV: Were the Black Eyed Peas Really That Bad?

    Wow, talk about a change of heart. A little over a year ago, the Black Eyed Peas were widely praised for their flash mob performance to help kick off the new season of Oprah ...

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  9. Super Bowl XLV: The Legend of Joe Montana Lives on As Ben Roethlisberger Falls

    Joe Montana is widely considered to be the greatest quarterback of all time. He was undefeated in the Super Bowl and remains the only three-time Super Bowl Most Valuable Player...

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  10. San Antonio Spurs: The "Old Guys" Show They Have Gas Left In The Tank

    The San Antonio Spurs have been in the playoffs every single season since 1997. They are one of the best and most consistent teams in the league, making the playoffs 13 straight years, which happens to be the longest streak in the league today...

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  11. Ben Roethlisberger and the Great Debate: Is It the System or the Quarterback

    It's an argument as old as the game itself. It's one of the greatest debates in sports right alongside the designated hitter in baseball, the shootout in hockey, or which football defense is better, the 4-3 or 3-4...

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  12. 2011 Cleveland Indians Season Preview: Tribe Goes With Youth Movement

    Three years ago, the Cleveland Indians were one win away from appearing in the World Series before the Boston Red Sox came back to win the 2007 American League Championship Series, four games to three...

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  13. Ferocious Fernando Vargas: 2-Time World Champ Set For April Return To Ring

    Ferocious Fernando Vargas , the two-time former Jr. Middleweight Champion is set to return after a three-year absence from the ring...

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  14. 2011 Pittsburgh Pirates Season Preview: Team Is on the Upswing with Youth

    The Pittsburgh Pirates had little reason to smile last season, holding the worst record in Major League Baseball by a full four games...

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  15. The 5 Best Stadiums In All Of Major League Baseball

    Mickey Mantle once said that playing 18 seasons at Yankee Stadium was the best thing that could have ever happened to a ball player...

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  16. San Francisco 49ers: Lack Of Stability Helped Lead To Downfall of QB Alex Smith

    Go back to the 2005 NFL Draft. The San Francisco 49ers have been on the clock unofficially since the early part of December of 2004, and officially since January of 2005...

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  17. The 5 Worst Stadiums in All of Major League Baseball

    Fenway and Wrigley are the two most iconic baseball parks in Major League Baseball today. They are so iconic that just saying their first name, you automatically know which stadiums ...

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  18. 2011 NFL Playoffs: Aaron Rodgers Benefited Where Alex Smith Didn't—Stability

    Go back to the 2005 NFL Draft. The San Francisco 49ers have been on the clock unofficially since the early part of December of 2004, and officially since January of 2005...

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  19. Tampa Bay Rays: Rocco Baldelli Retires at Age 29

    The then Tampa Bay Devil Rays were building something special in the outfield. In consecutive seasons, the Devil Rays had drafted their entire future outfield. Starting in 1999, they selected outfielder Josh Hamilton No...

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  20. Atlanta Braves: One Year After Heyward, Atlanta Follows With 3 Players in Top 25

    Last season, the Atlanta Braves became the envy of the league, when MLB .com named Jason Heyward as the top prospect in their annual listing of the Top Prospects in Major League Baseball...

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  21. NFL Pro Bowl: The Top 5 Pro Bowl Jerseys from the Last 15 Years

    I wrote an article a while back that I am completely against the NFL Pro Bowl. Not because I don't like the game itself, rather because I hate the rules that the NFL places on the Pro Bowl...

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  22. Mike Moustakas and Eric Hosmer: Duo Leads KC Royals For Top MLB Prospects

    The Kansas City Royals did not have a lot to cheer about during last year's 67-win season, the fifth worst record in Major League Baseball in 2010...

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  23. Mike Trout: Los Angeles Angels OF Joins Elite Company, Named No. 1 Prospect

    Dice-K, Jay Bruce, Matt Wieters, Jayson Heyward, and now you can add Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout to the elite list of top prospects in all of Major League Baseball as MLB ...

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  24. 2011 NFL Pro Bowl: Here's an Idea, Don't Bother Playing the Game

    It is the worst exhibition of American professional football. You cannot blitz, you cannot block punts or field goals, half of the players selected by writers and fans don't even ...

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  25. 2011 NFL Playoffs: For the New York Jets, It Was a Tale of Two Halves

    Different year, same result. For the second straight season, the New York Jets season came to a crashing end thanks in part, to a lackluster first half that saw the Jets fall behind, 24-0...

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