1. Premier League Table 2014 Week 36: Updated Standings Following Matchday 35

    The Premier League may not have a playoff system to finish the season but, man alive, the past few matchdays sure have felt like a playoff, haven't they? A race to the title. Battles for European places...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 17,823 reads 9 comments

  2. NBA Playoffs 2014: Odds and Predictions for Most Likely Championship Teams

    The NBA doesn't have the best postseason in sports. That distinction belongs to college basketball or hockey. It doesn't have the most dire postseason in sports. That distinction belongs to the NFL, where every game is do or die...

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  3. 2014 NFL Draft: Predictions for Teams with Most at Stake in 1st Round

    Because Peter King is better at his job than I am at mine—but I'm gunning for you, Monday Morning Quarterback, I'm gunning for you—it's hardly a surprise that he would ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 17,316 reads 19 comments

  4. Bubba Watson Reportedly Leaves $148 Tip at Waffle House

    Bubba Watson is golf's beautiful contrast. In a sport where technical precision and quiet reverence paid to history are the norm, Watson infuses the game with emotion, spontaneity and more than a little dose of Southern charm...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 17,077 reads 3 comments

  5. Manny Pacquiao's Ability to Reinvent Himself as Boxer Will Sustain Career

    At some point, the punches lose some of their sting, the hands some of their speed. Guile eventually has to replace brute force, savvy displaces the athleticism of youth...

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  6. 2014 NBA Playoff Bracket: Breaking Down Schedule and Most Intriguing Matchups

    Maybe the real magic happens later in the playoffs, when the top teams have sifted through the weaker ones and the superstars face off with everything on the line...

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  7. NBA Rumors: Carmelo Anthony, Kyrie Irving, Pau Gasol and More Buzz

    Let the rumor season begin. Sure, the NBA playoffs may be starting, but for every team that didn't make it, the offseason is now underway...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 13,611 reads 5 comments

  8. NHL Playoffs 2014: Latest 1st-Round Bracket Odds and Updated Schedule

    The NHL playoffs are the best playoffs, hands down—well, outside of the NCAA basketball tournament, perhaps—and Wednesday night was another indication of why that always holds true...

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  9. Pep Guardiola Prepared to Quit Bayern Munich Amid Mounting Criticism

    It's hard to imagine any discontent at Bayern Munich this season. After all, the team won the Bundesliga with seven games to spare—the fastest the title has ever been clinched—has ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 55,483 reads 133 comments

  10. 2014 NFL Mock Draft: Safe Picks for Every 1st-Round Team

    I'm going against my instincts a bit in this mock draft, and it has me nervous. Let me explain. Every year, we see NFL teams reach for quarterback prospects well before we expect those QBs to be selected...

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  11. Barcelona vs. Real Madrid: Barca Must Turn Season Around in Copa del Rey Final

    Generally speaking, winning the Copa del Rey is probably third on Barcelona's list of priorities, behind winning La Liga and earning a Champions League title. But this year, winning the Spanish tournament might just save Barcelona's season...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 2,589 reads 12 comments

  12. Mateo Kovacic Deals Transfer Blow to Liverpool, Manchester United and Arsenal

    Mateo Kovacic has become a popular name in English football, as some of the biggest clubs in the Premier League apparently have eyes for the Croatian youngster...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 11,484 reads 22 comments

  13. 2014 NBA Playoff Bracket: Schedule and 1st-Round Predictions

    Now, the real season begins. The NBA regular season is a grind, a marathon, a collection of games that have really only one purpose—separate the playoff teams from the non-playoff teams...

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  14. Premier League Table 2014 Week 35: Updated Standings and EPL Landscape

    Every Premier League season has its defining moment, its game or goal or comeback or whatever the case may be that we all look back on and go, "Yes, that's when a championship was won...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 18,737 reads 6 comments

  15. Diego Costa Injury: Updates on Atletico Madrid Star's Leg and Return

    Updates from Wednesday, April 16 Diego Costa returned to training with Atletico Madrid on Wednesday, confirming that he should face no problems ahead of next week's Champions League semi-final with Chelsea...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 43,127 reads 54 comments

  16. FA Cup 2014 Final: Date and Preview for Arsenal vs. Hull City

    The stakes are always high for an FA Cup final. But when Arsenal face Hull City, they may be even higher. For Arsenal, the chance to break a trophy-less streak dating back to their 2005 FA Cup victory over Manchester United is a huge opportunity...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 35,423 reads 2 comments

  17. Pacquiao vs. Bradley 2 Highlights: Pinpointing Critical Moments from Title Fight

    The most critical moment of the fight between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley came after it was already over, as fans and sportswriters and the camps of both fighters wondered ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 26,911 reads 27 comments

  18. Twitter Reacts to Jordan Henderson's Red Card vs. Manchester City

    Liverpool won the battle on Sunday, earning a vital 3-2 victory over Manchester City that ensures the Reds will be Premier League champions if they win their last four games...

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  19. NFL Mock Draft 2014: Excellent Landing Spots for Top College Stars

    A hundred different opinions on a hundred different prospects. Team needs to consider. The possibilities of trades shifting the entire board...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 27,960 reads 10 comments

  20. Manny Pacquiao Fight: Pac-Man Regains His Swagger with Convincing Win

    There wasn 't any controversy this time around. On Saturday night, Manny Pacquiao dominated Timothy Bradley, both showing that he has his swagger back and avenging a controversial loss to Bradley nearly two years ago...

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  21. Jeff Knox's Excellent Round as Marker Epitomizes Rory McIlroy's Odd Masters

    Rory McIlroy nearly hit Adam Scott, standing at No. 5, with his hole shot on No. 4 on Friday. That same day, he somehow managed to hit a sprinkler head just outside the green on No...

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  22. Reggie Bush Must Show Versatility in Revamped Lions Offense

    In the early portion of his career, Reggie Bush was treated like a hybrid running back and wide receiver. In the past three seasons with the Miami Dolphins and Detroit Lions , however, he's functioned as a three-down back and has thrived...

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  23. Premier League Table 2014 Week 35: Updated Standings Following Matchday 34

    Upsets. Amazing comebacks. Huge results with implications for the top-four and relegation races. And that was just on Saturday. And that was before we even got to the game of the week, Manchester City versus Liverpool...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 18,039 reads 37 comments

  24. Vincent Kompany Injury: Updates on Manchester City Star's Leg and Return

    Updates from Tuesday, April 15 Vincent Kompany is fit for Manchester City 's clash with Sunderland on Wednesday, despite his error-filled outing at Liverpool ...

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  25. Rory McIlroy at Masters 2014: Tee Time and Day 3 Predictions

    It can only get better for Rory McIlroy . Well, hopefully. After shooting a solid 71 on Thursday, McIlroy couldn't buy a break on Friday, shooting a dreadful 77 and just making the cut at four over for the tournament...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 1,155 reads 0 comments