1. 2009 NFC North Predictions: Why Brett Favre Won't Tame the Chicago Bears

    4. Detroit Lions: 3-13 We know they are the absolute lame duck of this division and of the NFL for that matter, but the Detroit Lions are going to win a few games this year...

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  2. 2009 NFC West Predictions: Hawks Return To Top

    Regardless of people saying the NFC West is the worst division in football, they have sent two teams to the Super Bowl in the past four seasons. I think the NFC West could be one of the most competitive and wide open divisions in the game...

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  3. Mariners' Pitching Staff Could Put Them Over the Hump

    All season, and even in the last off-season, there has been so much talk about the Seattle Mariners dealing pitchers such as Erik Bedard and Jarrod Washburn...

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  4. M's Continue Solid Play, Adrian Beltre Will Be Missed

    The pitching staff has been pulling it together, and surprisingly, the Mariners are hitting. Run support has been the biggest issue for Seattle this year with the exception of Ichiro and Russell ...

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  5. Weighing in on Jon Brockman's Odds in the NBA

    After leaving it all on the floor in the Huskies' second round loss to Purdue in the Big Dance this year, there were questions surrounding whether or not Brockman would be a prospect for the Draft...

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  6. NBA Playoffs: Eastern Conference Semifinals Preview

    Cleveland Cavaliers (1) vs. Atlanta Hawks (4) Is there any hope for the Hawks to beat the future 2009 NBA champs? Nah. That's right, I called them the future champs. Cleveland is going to win it all...

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  7. NBA Playoffs: Western Conference Semifinals Preview

    LA Lakers (1) vs. Houston Rockets (5) Houston surprised me in their first round series. In Game One, the Rockets blew Portland out and really set the tone. The Rockets' role players had an excellent series as well...

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  8. NBA Playoffs: Eastern Conference First Round Preview

    Cleveland Cavaliers (1) versus Detroit Pistons (8) These division rivals have seen each other in the playoffs before. When LeBron led the Cavs to the Finals in 2007, he had a string of amazing games...

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  9. NBA Playoffs: Western Conference First Round Preview

    LA Lakers (1) vs. Utah Jazz (8) The Jazz had a strong second half of the season. Carlos Boozer's return was vital to Utah sneaking into the playoffs...

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  10. The Seattle Blazer: Oden Could Be Postseason Dark Horse

    Brandon Roy is the leader of the Portland Trail Blazers. We won't even start to question this. But Portland could possibly have a secret weapon this postseason in Greg Oden.Oden fell way short of his expectations in his rookie year...

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  11. The Seattle Blazer: Houston Matchup Likely

    The Blazers won another big game last night, defeating the San Antonio Spurs on the road. This game was an indication that Portland is prepped for the playoffs, and ready for whatever...

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  12. MLB Preview: AL Central

    Each year, the AL Central has a new king. It could be the hardest division to predict in baseball. Maybe the Tigers will live up to last season's expectations that fell short, or maybe the White Sox will win back-to-back division titles...

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  13. MLB Preview: AL West

    The Angels won 100 games last season. Second place went to the Texas Rangers who won 79. It looks like times are changing in the AL West, and we might actually have some competition in the division this season...

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  14. The Seattle Blazer: OKC Thunder Visit Rose Garden for the First Time

    Six months have passed since my Supersonics packed their bags and moved South to Oklahoma City. Since then, the Blazers have grown on me, and I now consider myself a fan. Last week, these two teams collided for the first time since the big move...

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  15. Why Seahawks Fans Were Confused by Super Bowl XLIII

    When watching the conference championship games, a thought crossed my mind. I realized that there was a possibility that I, and every other Seahawks fan for that matter, would be debating whether or not to watch the Super Bowl...

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  16. Why Kevin Durant Belongs in the NBA All-Star Game

    Perhaps it's the fact that the Oklahoma City Blunder are one of the worst teams in the league; maybe it's because there are so many good guards in the West...

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  17. With Michael Redd Out, Bucks Face Little Margin of Error To Make Playoffs

    The lower half of the Eastern Conference is weak, and the Milwaukee Bucks, Indiana Pacers, and Chicago Bulls will all have a shot at sneaking into the playoffs...

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  18. The Seattle Blazer: Oden Approaches Expectations, Roy Continues To Shine

    Well, he's here. After 18 months of Sam Bowie 2.0 talk, he's here. Greg "Looks-Like-He's-50" Oden had his best game as a pro on Jan. 24, dropping 18 points to go along with 14 boards...

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  19. The NFL Playoffs Will Never Be the Same Again

    From the NFC Worst—er, West—to NFC Champs, the Arizona Cardinals have raised many an eyebrow this postseason. However, Arizona wasn't the first team to shock the world and make a trip to the Super Bowl...

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  20. Washington Huskies Should Be Ranked

    Coming off a football season where nothing went right, the Washington Huskies basketball team has gotten off to a hot start in Pac-10 play...

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  21. The Seattle Blazer: Royless

    The deep bench that the Portland Trailblazers boast has finally paid off. Star guard Brandon Roy has now missed two games, and with Jerryd Bayless, Steve Blake, Sergio Rodriguez, and ...

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  22. Three Places Where Carlos Boozer Would Fit In

    The Utah Jazz need a change badly if they want a chance to win the Northwest division. There have been some rumors that Carlos Boozer getting traded may be the change to rejuvenate a good Utah team...

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  23. Why Mark Teixeira Isn't Worth It

    The MLB offseason has brought us some pretty startling figures. CC Sabathia will be in pinstripes next year and will make $161 million over the next seven years. This is somewhat understandable...

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  24. The Seattle Blazer: Should Joel Przybilla Be Starting Over Greg Oden?

    I made the three-hour trip from Seattle to Portland for the second time of the season to watch the Blazers take on the Clippers. Heading into the game, I predicted a blow-out. However, the Clips showed up...

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  25. Seneca Wallace Shines As Seahawks Drop to 2-11

    Heading into the Seahawks-Patriots game, there seemed no doubt that it would be a blowout, but the Hawks showed up. Matt Hasselbeck and Walter Jones were both out for the Seahawks, so Seneca Wallace got the start behind center...

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