1. Wimbledon 2012: Men's Singles Final Shifts Power Struggle for No. 1 Ranking

    The stage was already set for a monumental Wimbledon men's singles final even before a point had been played. Roger Federer , who defeated title holder Novak Djokovic in the semifinals, was amidst a personal crusade to return to the No...

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  2. MLB Futures Game 2012: What Major League Teams Benefited Most

    The United States won the MLB Futures Game for the third consecutive year on July 8 after it thrashed the World prospects team in an offensive onslaught, 17-5...

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  3. Rawlings Sues Wilson for Manufacturing Gold Glove Used by Brandon Phillips

    In the days leading up to the mid-summer classic, a somewhat unnerving development has surfaced in regards to the color of Brandon Phillips 's glove...

    Alex French Written by Alex French about 2 years ago 1,473 reads 4 comments

  4. Klitschko vs. Thompson: 3 Things We Learned from the Fight

    Incumbent Heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko (58-3, 51 KO's) successfully defended all of his titles Saturday, July 7 in Bern, Switzerland. His opponent, American Tony Thompson (36-3, 24 KO's), was no match for the Ukrainian giant...

    Alex French Written by Alex French about 2 years ago 1,876 reads 6 comments

  5. UFC 148 Results: Tito Ortiz Disappointingly Heads into Retirement

    After a 15-year career, former Light Heavyweight Champion Tito Ortiz retired from UFC on Saturday, July 7 in a disappointing manner...

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  6. NBA Trade Rumors: Cleveland Cavaliers Can Get Dwight Howard to Brooklyn Nets

    It's no surprise that Dwight Howard wants to be off the Orlando Magic. Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel reports that the six-time All-Star favors a move to the Brooklyn ...

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  7. College World Series Finals 2012: Gamecock's Experience Will Balance Series

    Statistics don't matter. Experience does. They are a plenty in baseball, and oftentimes represent valuable measurement of a team's success or failure. One of the sport's intangibles, however, is experience...

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  8. NHL Draft 2012 Grades: Teams Who Failed to Improve

    The 2012 NHL draft saw a multitude of young prospects go to organizations in hope of future success. Not all 30 teams amply did so, though. Here are a few teams who failed to improve the immediate and long-term needs...

    Alex French Written by Alex French about 2 years ago 1,999 reads 1 comments

  9. Arsenal Transfer News: Why Wenger Won't Break the Bank This Summer

    Arsene Wenger knows young talent when he sees it. The Arsenal manager is well-known for buying raw, unknown players at low rates and developing them into high-class players in a short amount of time...

    Alex French Written by Alex French about 2 years ago 5,012 reads 3 comments

  10. NHL Trade Rumors: Highlighting Best Landing Spots for Bobby Ryan

    Recent reports suggest Anaheim Ducks ' winger Bobby Ryan has demanded a trade due to lack of front office commitment over the past 12 months. According to USA Today , Ryan blasted management in an interview with the Courier-Post on June 22...

    Alex French Written by Alex French about 2 years ago 2,887 reads 7 comments

  11. NBA Free Agents 2012: 5 Reasons Steve Nash Will Leave the Suns This Summer

    Steve Nash is one of this summer's A-List free-agent targets in the NBA . The two-time Most Valuable Player is currently weighing all of his options as an unrestricted free agent, ...

    Alex French Written by Alex French about 2 years ago 1,663 reads 2 comments

  12. Brewers Trade Scenarios: How Much Should They Give Up for a Postseason Shot?

    For Milwaukee Brewers fans, memories of postseason glory are limited. In the past 20 years, the Brew Crew have made the playoffs once—in 2008. Let's quickly put this in perspective...

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  13. Real Madrid Transfer Rumours: 6 Potential Additions Who Will Bring La Liga Title

    Known as the most successful team in Spanish football, Real Madrid C.F. has won a record 31 league titles since its formation in 1902. Los Blancos haven't won a La Liga title since 2008 though, finishing runner-up in each of its last three seasons...

    Alex French Written by Alex French about 3 years ago 9,158 reads 33 comments

  14. Amir Khan vs. Zab Judah: 5 Fighters We Wish King Khan Would Fight Instead

    After a long, drawn-out buildup, Amir Khan is set to fight Zab Judah on July 23 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas...

    Alex French Written by Alex French about 3 years ago 1,028 reads 5 comments

  15. Texas Football 2011: The 7 Best Defensive Players on the Squad

    The University of Texas football has a long-standing tradition of excellence and is historically known for winning. It's also known for producing high-caliber talent, and 54 former Longhorns currently on NFL rosters proves just that...

    Alex French Written by Alex French about 3 years ago 1,391 reads 0 comments

  16. Illinois Football 2011: The 7 Best Offensive Players on the Squad

    2010 was a record-breaking season for the Fighting Illini, who set new offensive-highs in points scored (423) and points per game (32.5)...

    Alex French Written by Alex French about 3 years ago 797 reads 2 comments

  17. Wladimir Klitschko: Power Ranking His 5 Best Fights of All Time

    Not many professional athletes have enjoyed the long career that Wladimir Klitschko has endured, especially in the sport of boxing. Klitschko's next fight, on July 2 vs. challenger David Haye, will be the 59th fight of his career...

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  18. Wladimir Klitschko vs. David Haye: 10 Reasons the Heavyweight Tilt Is a Must-See

    On July 2nd, Wladimir Klitschko will step into the ring and face David Haye to defend his IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight titles...

    Alex French Written by Alex French about 3 years ago 928 reads 2 comments

  19. World Football Transfers: 10 Things to Expect in July

    Speculation seems to be the key theme as we find ourselves fully submersed in the midst of another summer transfer window. With new rumors rising and old ones dying at the peak of each new day, it can be difficult to follow who is going where...

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  20. Oregon Football: 8 Opponents We'd Love to See on Future Schedules

    As perennial powers in college football, the Oregon Ducks have no issue contending for BCS bowl berths year in and year out...

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  21. Bernard Hopkins and the 9 Best Fighters to Ever Serve Prison Time

    The fierce intensity in the sport of boxing doesn't always directly translate to a fighter's personality outside the ring, but that's not to say it hasn't before...

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  22. NBA Draft 2011: Jimmer Fredette and the 10 Most Overrated Prospects in the Draft

    Each year pundits nit-pick and scrutinize prospects entering the draft, labeling each as lottery talent, mid-rounder, or everyone's favorite—a sleeper...

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  23. Venus Williams and the Top 10 Women's Grass Court Players Now

    Traditional grass courts are out of the ordinary, so to speak. The surface is known to play slightly slower than clay and hardcourt, the other two used on the professional tour...

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  24. Minnesota Football: 8 Reasons Why Minneapolis Is the Best Gameday Experience

    College football creates a unique experience not only for the fan, but for the athlete as well. Any supporter knows that game day Saturday is by far the best day of the week, and creates an atmosphere that is truly unmatched...

    Alex French Written by Alex French about over 3 years ago 1,296 reads 9 comments

  25. 2011 NBA Draft Preview: Fewer Foreign Players to Be Selected This Year

    The number of mock drafts available to the everyday NBA fan are limitless these days, all of which are slightly different than the other...

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