1. San Jose Sharks: 10 Reasons a Postseason Appearance Is Already a Lock

    The San Jose Sharks are a playoff hockey team. It may seem tenuous, but they are currently in a position to make the postseason. In fact, despite their recent struggles, all the Sharks need to do is play slightly better than ...

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  2. 2012 NFL Free Agents: Why San Francisco 49ers Must Sign Marques Colston

    There is no team more in need of help at wide receiver than the San Francisco 49ers . As a team with one of the best defenses in the NFL , the Niners need an offensive presence that can help them put more points on the board...

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  3. NBA Trade Rumors: Why Boston Celtics Must Keep Rajon Rondo

    The Boston Celtics are an Eastern Conference playoff contender. Currently in seventh place, they sit five-and-a-half games ahead of the ninth place Milwaukee Bucks ...

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  4. One Player on Each Team Who San Francisco 49ers Fans Hate to See

    For NFL fans there is no more loyal a relationship than the one they have with their team. It is a bond so strong that it brings them to paint their faces with the organization's ...

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  5. Kansas City Chiefs: 5 Reasons Kyle Orton Is a Better Option Than Matt Cassel

    In Week 1 of the 2012 season, the Kansas City Chiefs ' starting quarterback should be...Kyle Orton! That's certainly not the name many want to hear, but Orton is a better option than Matt Cassel ...

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  6. San Francisco Giants: 5 Players with Most to Prove in 2012

    In 2012 the San Francisco Giants need to prove they can be an upper-tier major league team. Their pitching allows them to be considered in the conversation, but until the offense ...

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  7. NHL Trade Rumors: 5 Teams to Watch on Deadline Day

    With so many teams in contention for the playoffs this season, today’s trade deadline is expected to have a bevy of rumors and action...

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  8. 10 Reasons San Francisco Giants Already Have NL West Locked Up

    The San Francisco Giants are the team to beat this year in the National League West. With the return of key players from injury, new additions to the offense and one of the best ...

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  9. L.A. Kings: 5 Current Players Who Can Give Them a Post-Trade Deadline Boost

    The Pacific Division is waiting for the Los Angeles Kings to take control. Since the San Jose Sharks have lost five of six, the Kings are just three points behind first place...

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  10. San Francisco 49ers Draft 2012: 10 Compelling Picks the Niners Can't Pass Up

    In the 2012 NFL Draft , the San Francisco 49ers will have seven picks to improve a team that went 13-3 last season. There are clearly needs on the offensive side of the football, where the red and gold ranked 26th in yards per game...

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  11. San Francisco Giants: 5 Players to Watch During 2012 Spring Training

    For the San Francisco Giants , 2012 Spring Training can be summed up by two words: team success. Bruce Bochy and the Giants' front office must honestly assess how the players on their roster will collectively make the entire team successful...

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  12. NHL Trade Rumors: 7 Players Who Need to Be Dealt by Deadline

    The NHL trade rumor mill is in overdrive. With exactly one week until the deadline to swap players, teams and general managers are feeling the heat...

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  13. San Jose Sharks: 5 Reasons They Will Win the Pacific Division

    The San Jose Sharks are currently the first-placed team in the Pacific Division. With depth and skill at almost every position they are one of the strongest teams in the Western Conference...

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  14. NFL Draft 2012: 5 Players New England Patriots Should Consider in Round 1

    In the 2012 NFL Draft , the New England Patriots' primary need is to get help on defense. In 2011, they permitted opponents to gain an average of over 400 yards per game...

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  15. NFL Draft 2012: 4 Quarterbacks Who Must Be on the San Francisco 49ers' Big Board

    Leading up to the 2012 NFL Draft , there will be significant buzz surrounding top quarterbacks Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III. The San Francisco 49ers will not be part of that conversation...

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  16. 2012 NFL Draft: Predicting the San Francisco 49ers Full 7-Round Mock Draft

    After a successful 2011 year, the San Francisco 49ers are looking for upgrades in the 2012 NFL Draft . In order to improve on the accomplishments of last year, they must use the draft to improve the team in specific areas...

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  17. Oakland Athletics: 5 Reasons A's Will Have a Bounce-Back Year

    The Oakland A’s are in a state of change. After multiple offseason trades that overhauled their roster, the A’s are staring directly at what looks to be a daunting 2012 season...

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  18. Why Jonathan Toews Must Replace Sidney Crosby as the Face of the NHL

    In January 2011, the Pittsburgh Penguins announced that Sidney Crosby was out with a concussion. At that point, nobody knew that the NHL had likely lost the face of its league for the better part of the next year...

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  19. NHL Free Agents: 5 Teams That Should Go Hard After Tuukka Rask

    Tuukka Rask may be the best goaltender in the NHL that only a few have heard about. As the Boston Bruins’ backup to Tim Thomas, Rask has put together an outstanding season...

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  20. Arizona Diamondbacks: 5 Reasons Why 2011 Was a Fluke

    A lot went right in the 2011 season for the Arizona Diamondbacks . While the rest of their division struggled, they stunned baseball by winning the National League West...

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  21. Tom Brady: Why He Won't Get to Another Super Bowl

    After the clock hit zero and his last heave into the end zone fell harmlessly to the ground, Tom Brady had to deal with the reality that his team had yet again lost a Super Bowl to the New York Giants ...

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  22. Super Bowl 2012: 4 Decisions That Won Game for New York Giants

    In the 2012 Super Bowl, the New York Giants were able to outplay and outlast the New England Patriots . In a tight game, the outcome was decided by a few key decisions...

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  23. Fact or Fiction: Alex Smith Is San Francisco 49ers' Quarterback of the Future

    With his 2011 performance, Alex Smith made his case to be the quarterback of the future for the San Francisco 49ers . He led the team to its first 13-win season in nearly 15 years and their first playoff appearance since 2002...

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  24. 2012 NFL Draft: 5 Prospects Who Can Help Fix the Oakland Raiders

    In the 2012 NFL draft , the Oakland Raiders will be looking for fixes. They will be looking for players who will help make this team a playoff and championship contender...

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  25. San Francisco 49ers and the 5 Greatest NFL Turnarounds Ever

    The 2011 San Francisco 49ers had one of the greatest single-season turnarounds in NFL history. A team that remained largely unchanged from its 6-10 campaign with head coach Mike ...

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