1. College Football 2011: 6 Worst-Case Scenarios for the Minnesota Golden Gophers

    The Minnesota Golden Gophers are approaching an important season that could shift momentum for the program. Minnesota has finally escaped the wrath of Tim Brewster, and they will officially begin the Jerry Kill era this season...

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  2. Big Ten Football 2011: Power Ranking the Best School Traditions

    The Big Ten is one of the most historically significant conferences in college football. Many schools in the conference possess traditions that date back to more than a century ago...

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  3. Rory McIlroy: Predicting Where He'll Finish at the Next 10 Majors

    Rory McIlroy may have taken Woods' role as the player to beat in majors. His win in the U.S. Open that captured his first major is a sign of things to come...

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  4. NBA Trade Rumors: James Harden, 5 Backups Ready for Starting Spots

    There are a number of players around the NBA that have played backup roles their entire career that might pursue starting spots via free agency or trades in 2011...

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  5. Minnesota Twins: 5 Ways the Twins Can Get the AL Central Lead

    The Minnesota Twins , despite a poor start and recent stretch, are not out of the AL Central Division race. In fact, they are only a few breaks away from turning the entire season around...

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  6. Minnesota Football: 11 Dream Scenarios for 2011

    The Minnesota Golden Gophers football program is entering a new era in 2011. Jerry Kill is the new head coach, and he has fans and players excited for the future...

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  7. Minnesota Timberwolves: NBA Draft Proves David Kahn Actually Has Plan

    Throughout Thursday's NBA Draft , David Kahn's words and actions were aligned for the first time since he took over as VP of Basketball Operations for the Minnesota Timberwolves ...

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  8. 2011 NBA Draft Draft Grades: Minnesota Timberwolves Get an A-

    The 2011 NBA Draft was as eventful as expected, especially in the case of the Minnesota Timberwolves . Stephen Jackson was the biggest name traded all night...

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  9. NBA Draft 2011: Minnesota Timberwolves Stay the Course, Select Derrick Williams

    The Minnesota Timberwolves have finally made a safe move in an NBA Draft . With the second-overall pick, they have selected Derrick Williams out of Arizona...

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  10. College Football Predictions 2011: Ohio State & Sleeper in Each Major Conference

    There are dominant teams every year in college football, especially in major conferences like Alabama in the SEC and Oklahoma in the Big 12. Still, there are always sleeper teams that play above everyone's preseason expectations...

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  11. NBA Draft 2011: How 6 Draft Scenarios Could Impact the Minnesota Timberwolves

    Leading up to the 2011 NBA Draft , the Minnesota Timberwolves have been rumored in more trades than any other team. They own a powerful pick. This draft has been considered to have two players that are safe picks: Kyrie Irving and Derrick Williams..

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  12. NBA Draft 2011: Derrick Williams and the 5 Most Overrated Prospects

    Every class of NBA Draft prospects has overrated players, but this year, the projected second pick, Derrick Williams, leads the list...

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  13. Washington Football 2011: 11 Reasons Why the Huskies Make a Second Straight Bowl

    The Washington Huskies are coming into the 2011 NCAA football season with booming momentum. After getting dominated by Nebraska in the regular season 56-21, they pulled off a stellar 19-7 Holiday Bowl win over the Huskers...

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  14. NBA Draft 2011: Derrick Williams and the 10 Best Wing Players in the Draft

    The 2011 NBA Draft is filled with prospects that are not expected to turn into stars. Still, it is spattered with a number of wing players that could play key roles on contending teams down the line...

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  15. NBA Draft 2011: Enes Kanter & 10 Players the Minnesota Timberwolves Should Avoid

    The 2011 NBA Draft is only two days away, and teams throughout the NBA continue to adjust their draft boards. Some are looking for role players to make a perfect fit, including contenders at the end of the first round...

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  16. Missouri Football: 8 Opponents We'd Love to See on Future Schedules

    Expectations for Missouri are high for the 2011 season. They lose top-10 NFL Draft pick Blaine Gabbert, but return a number of starters...

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  17. College Football Predictions 2011: Wisconsin Edges Newcomer Nebraska in Big Ten

    The Big 10 has a newcomer for the 2011 NCAA Football season. The Nebraska Cornhuskers will join the prominent Midwestern conference. Some believe they will do well, but struggle to adjust to the Big 10 brand of football...

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  18. College Basketball: Top 5 Players in the Country at Each Position for 2011-2012

    Despite the return of Jared Sullinger and Harrison Barnes, the 2011-12 NCAA college basketball season will have its share of freshman sensations...

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  19. Minnesota Twins: Kyle Gibson and the 5 Best Arms in the Farm System

    The Minnesota Twins are known as one of the best teams in Major League Baseball at developing Minor League talent...

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  20. NBA Draft 2011: Enes Kanter, 10 Best Prospects for the Minnesota Timberwolves

    The Minnesota Timberwolves are nine days away from the 2011 NBA Draft , and as always, the draft has turned into an extremely important date for the organization...

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  21. Minnesota Golden Gophers Football: 5 Best, 5 Worst Offseason Developments

    The Minnesota Golden Gophers football program has had an abundance of good developments this offseason. They reached such a low point in 2010 that nearly every event seems to bring hope to Gopher nation...

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  22. 2011 NBA Finals: 6 Reasons LeBron Will Step Up in Game 6

    LeBron James has been terrible in the 2011 NBA Finals . The media has been quick to point out his failures in the fourth quarter. Really, he has not performed up to his standards in any quarter thus far...

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  23. MLB Power Rankings: Cleveland Indians Continue to Falter

    In this edition of MLB Power Rankings, the Cleveland Indians continue to fall and the top of the list gets clustered. Cleveland has continued to struggle and they are slowly letting their division catch them...

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  24. 2011 NBA Mock Draft: Utah Jazz Get Dream Scenario

    The 2011 NBA Draft is less than two weeks away, and players' stocks continue to shift on a daily basis. Teams are continuing to work players out, allowing themselves first-hand looks at potential draftees...

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  25. Should Ricky Rubio Stay or Should He Go?

    Ricky Rubio has reportedly agreed to sign with Minnesota, but the Timberwolves should consider trading him...

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