1. WWE Raw Review, May 9, 2011: Results and Over the Limit Build

    -For whatever reason, I totally forgot tonight was Monday and I only knew Raw was on because my DVR reminded me. My 16 year old self would be extremely pissed at me right now...

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  2. WWE Power Rankings: The 15 Worst WWE World Champions Ever

    No matter what else goes on in the world of professional wrestling, one thing remains certain: The world championship is the crown jewel of WWE...

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  3. Rashard Mendenhall: Pittsburgh Steeler RB's Twitter Sends People into an Uproar

    Steelers fans just can't get a break, can they? Last season they had to deal with all the Big Ben drama and now Rashard Mendenhall sets a new record for stupidity with his latest tweets about Osama bin Laden...

    Mike Shannon Written by Mike Shannon about over 3 years ago 5,378 reads 25 comments

  4. NHL Free Agent Rumors: 5 Teams Targeting Budding Superstar Steven Stamkos

    Tampa Bay is currently up 3-0 on the Washington Capitals, but it is never too early to look ahead and see what the coming offseason has in store for us. It's no secret that Steven Stamkos is an emerging superstar in the league...

    Mike Shannon Written by Mike Shannon about over 3 years ago 1,762 reads 18 comments

  5. WWE Raw Review: May 2, 2011: Vince McMahon Returns for Rock's Birthday

    -So Osama bin Laden is dead, John Cena is world champion again, it's the Rock's and my dad's birthday...let's just say it's been an interesting day. -Caught a bit of Extreme Rules last night and I gotta say, it looked pretty good...

    Mike Shannon Written by Mike Shannon about over 3 years ago 2,211 reads 11 comments

  6. Pittsburgh Penguins: 10 Bold Predictions for Their Offseason

    With the Penguins scheduled for a Casket Match Game 7 on Wednesday, some of the Pens fanbase are turning into bridge-jumpers. Not me...

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  7. WWE Raw Review: April 25, 2011, Draft Results and Aftermath

    You’ll have to forgive me if my attention is elsewhere tonight as the Penguins are in a Game 6 Casket Match against the Lightning and the power play has as much of a chance of scoring as you do on prom night...

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  8. 2011 NHL Playoffs: Do Chris Kunitz and Steve Downie Both Deserve Suspensions?

    Ah, the NHL playoffs. The hatred is starting to come to the forefront in the Penguins - Lightning series after the Pens survived Game 3 in Tampa with a 3-2 win...

    Mike Shannon Written by Mike Shannon about over 3 years ago 609 reads 29 comments

  9. Sidney Crosby: CBC's Cassie Campbell Thinks Penguins' Superstar Is Coming Back

    Oh no, here we go again. Yesterday, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation personality Cassie Campbell sent out a tweet that sent all of Pittsburgh into tizzy (well, the ones that follow Cassie Campbell on Twitter, anyways)...

    Mike Shannon Written by Mike Shannon about over 3 years ago 5,012 reads 5 comments

  10. NHL Playoffs 2011: Top Overtime Player to Watch on Each Postseason Team

    There is absolutely nothing in the world like overtime playoff hockey. Every shift could be the last, and every shot could end the game. For some reason, certain players seem to thrive on this pressure...

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  11. NHL Playoff Predictions 2011: Why Pittsburgh Will Beat Tampa Bay

    As the Pittsburgh Penguins prepare for their first-round matchup with the Tampa Bay Lightning, one thing is clear: They have to score and they have to score now...

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  12. WWE Raw Review: April 11, 2011: Edge Retires from Wrestling

    -I don't really have much of an introduction this week, so I'll just say one simple thing...Penguins in 6. -Michael Cole gets his own entrance because Vince thinks that he is the next coming of the Mr...

    Mike Shannon Written by Mike Shannon about over 3 years ago 3,082 reads 14 comments

  13. NHL Playoff Predictions 2011: Predicting the "X-Factor" in Each Series

    There is no better game on earth than playoff hockey. Every shot, every hit and every penalty can mean life or death for a team once the middle of April hits...

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  14. WrestleMania and the Rock: Top 20 Highlights of His WWE Career

    The Rock has many nicknames: The People's Champion, the Brahma Bull, the Great One, the Corporate Champion and the Most Electrifying Man in Sports Entertainment...

    Mike Shannon Written by Mike Shannon about over 3 years ago 198 reads 6 comments

  15. WWE Raw Review: April 4, 2011, WrestleMania Results and Aftermath

    -Some quick WrestleMania thoughts before we get started: Edge vs. Alberto Del Rio – Decent match, nothing great. I really thought Del Rio was going over here, especially given the match placement...

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  16. WrestleMania 27 Predicitions: Who Wins on Wrestling's Biggest Stage?

    So we are only days away from the biggest wrestling event of the year, WWE's version of the Super Bowl. In addition to the Rock, Steve Austin and *shudder* Snooki, there should be a few great matches as well...

    Mike Shannon Written by Mike Shannon about over 3 years ago 1,602 reads 7 comments

  17. NHL's Shame: Todd Bertuzzi Deserves a 10-Game Suspension but Won't Get It

    So Detroit Red Wings winger Todd Bertuzzi elbowed a guy in the face over the weekend. "Perfect," I thought, "this is a great way to see if the NHL is serious about head shots and ridding them from the game...

    Mike Shannon Written by Mike Shannon about over 3 years ago 2,425 reads 71 comments

  18. WWE: 10 Reasons Why WWE Should Have Even More Factions

    Some of my best memories as a wrestling fan involve stables or factions: The nWo invasion, the Four Horsemen running roughshod all over the NWA, D-Generation X and Austin vs. McMahon's Corporation...

    Mike Shannon Written by Mike Shannon about over 3 years ago 4,886 reads 18 comments

  19. WWE Raw Review: March 28, 2011: Last Raw Before WrestleMania

    So it’s the final push to WrestleMania, the Rock is in the building, I have a half a pack of cigarettes, it’s dark out and I’m wearing sunglasses...

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  20. WWE WrestleMania 27: The Rock and Why He Could Get Involved in Each Match

    As the guest host of WrestleMania, The Rock is sure to be a focal point of the show. Fans have been debating for weeks about how much The Rock will be involved, what his role will be, and which matches he will inject himself into...

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  21. Matt Cooke Elbow: Should the Pittsburgh Penguins Trade the Suspended Winger?

    In the wake of Matt Cooke 's long suspension, rumors have sprung up that Penguins owner Mario Lemieux and team president David Morehouse have decided that Matt Cooke needs to be traded...

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  22. WWE: What Happened to the Intercontinental Title?

    I touched upon this a little bit back in my Raw review last night, but what the hell has happened to the Intercontinental Championship? It really wasn't that long ago when winning the Intercontinental belt was a very big deal...

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  23. WWE Raw Review: March 21, 2011: A New Title Belt for the Miz

    So, according to the complaint WWE filed with TVWeek.com, WWE is not a “wrestling” company, it is an “entertainment” company...

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  24. Pittsburgh Panthers Basketball Screw It Up Again, Business as Usual

    Seriously, guys? I mean, really? You're given the easiest path to the championship game this year and you screwed it up......

    Mike Shannon Written by Mike Shannon about over 3 years ago 929 reads 5 comments

  25. NHL: Pittsburgh Penguins' Matt Cooke Really Screwed It Up This Time

    Boy, Matt Cooke has some really bad timing, doesn't he? Sure, the Penguins lost 5-2 to the Rangers on Sunday, but the real story is Matt Cooke delivering a flying elbow to ...

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