1. Did the Philadelphia Phillies Do Enough to Improve This Offseason?

    Spring Training is now just a few days away, as pitchers and catchers are due to report to Clearwater, Fla. on Saturday. The sour taste of the Philadelphia Phillies loss to the St...

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  2. MLB: Will Ryan Howard's Ankle Hinder the Philadelphia Phillies Going Forward?

    The Philadelphia Phillies were without their biggest bat in Ryan Howard , just one day removed from capturing their fifth consecutive National League East Division title...

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  3. NFL: Will Peyton Hillis Suffer from the Madden Cover Jinx in 2011?

    At midnight, thousands of fans of the most successful sports video game of all-time will be able to purchase the latest edition of the game in "Madden 12"...

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  4. Philadelphia Phillies to Play 33 Games in 31 Days; How Will They Fare?

    The Philadelphia Phillies are about to embark on their most daunting stretch of the season. As a result of schedule rearrangement in preparation for Hurricane Irene, the Phillies ...

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  5. Philadelphia Phillies: Utility Man John Mayberry Jr. the Next Jayson Werth?

    "It's better late than never" is a fitting cliche for Phillies utility man John Mayberry Jr. The late bloomer has been coming into his own as of late, developing into a key offensive weapon...

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  6. The NFL's 3 Most Underrated Quarterbacks Going into the 2011 Season

    Theses three signal-callers were chosen based on their statistics compared to other players at the position. They may not receive as much media attention as some of their counterparts but have performed well over the past few seasons...

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  7. Did Philadelphia Eagles Take Risk Signing Wide Receiver Steve Smith?

    The Philadelphia Eagles just seem to be handing out money this offseason, as they've added another addition in their free-agent frenzy. This time it was wide receiver Steve Smith , formerly of the New York Giants ...

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  8. The NFL's 3 Most Overrated Quarterbacks

    Quarterbacks are the "prima donna's" of professional sports. They often receive the most praise, criticism and spot light. However, in some instances, it is not always warranted as a player's reputation or franchise can attract undeserved attention...

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  9. 2011 NFL Offseason: Can Donovan McNabb and Vince Young Land Starting Jobs?

    Put yourself in the mind of an NFL general manager—specifically a general manager of a team with a question mark at the quarterback position...

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  10. Should the Philadelphia Phillies Make a Deal for Carlos Beltran or Hunter Pence?

    "I'm not talking about any trades." These are the words uttered by Ruben Amaro Jr. on Friday night according to CSN reporter Jim Salisbury ...

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  11. Jimmy Rollins: Is the Phillies SS Going to Have a Big Second Half of the Season?

    Money can motivate human beings to do many different things, especially when you are a professional athlete and millions of dollars are on the line. This could be the case for Jimmy Rollins , who has played improved baseball as of late...

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  12. NBA Lockout: 5 Franchises Most Affected If There Is No 2011-2012 Season

    The NBA lockout could not have come at a worse time. The NBA product may be at its best with the emergence of super teams, and young stars such as Kevin Durant and Derrick Rose ...

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  13. Philadelphia Phillies: Why They Look Smart for Letting Jayson Werth Walk

    Cliff Lee or Jayson Werth ? The two players were the topic of discussion the entire offseason for Phillies fans, and for good reason. The Phillies seemingly chose Lee over Werth when they signed him to a $100 million, five-year deal...

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  14. Say Bye-Bye to the NBA as the Lockout Looms at 12:01 AM EST Tonight

    The NBA is heading to an all-too familiar situation, one that fans of the NFL have been dealing with for over 100 days now, a lockout...

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  15. How Is Free Agent Terrell Owens Not a Hall of Famer?

    Terrell Owens' injury, if nothing else, has giving us some football news to discuss while we await the end of the NFL lockout. It did spark a debate on whether Owens is a Hall of Fame wide receiver...

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  16. 5 Best Fits for Andre Iguodala in 2011: Could He Revive Lakers?

    Andre Iguodala's name has been brought up in many trade discussions for the Philadelphia 76ers over the past season. The ninth overall pick in the 2004 draft, out of Arizona has been one of the better all around players in league during his career...

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  17. Is the Philadelphia Phillies Roy Halladay the Major Leagues Best Pitcher?

    Bullpen? Forget about it, Roy Halladay won Sunday's game against the Oakland Athletics in a complete game. The final score was 3-1, as the Phillies won the three-game series 2-1...

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  18. NBA Draft: Are Expectations for Rookies Kyrie Irving and Ricky Rubio Too High?

    The NBA will welcome aboard two new point guards who many believe will develop into stars down the road. No. 1 pick Kyrie Irving and the No. 5 pick from the 2009 draft Ricky Rubio will have eyes on them from the first tip of the season...

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  19. Which Draftee Will Be the Better 76er Big Man: Nikola Vucevic or Lavoy Allen?

    For the first time since 2007, the Philadelphia 76ers selected more than one player in the NBA draft. It was a luxury for Doug Collins and his gang to select two players with the potential of making contributions to the roster...

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  20. Roy Oswalt May Retire: Was the Acquisition a Mistake?

    Entering this baseball season, the Philadelphia Phillies pitching quartet of Halladay, Hamels, Lee, and Oswalt were being mentioned as the best group of hurlers ever to be assembled...

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  21. NBA Draft: 5 Biggest Draft Busts in the Last 20 Years

    Shaquille O'Neal , Tim Duncan, Allen Iverson , Dwight Howard , Jason Kidd, LeBron James and Kevin Durant all have one thing in common...

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  22. NBA Draft History: The Five Best Drafting Franchises of the Last Decade

    Selecting players in an entry draft is never perfect. A franchise would be lucky to have a player selected in the first round become a starter and remain with the team past the duration of his rookie contract...

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