1. Chelsea 0-1 West Brom: Drogba, Cech and Player Grades for the Blues

    Things continue to slip away from Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas, as his side was undone 1-0 visiting West Brom. A dull first half had the visitors more often on the back foot...

    Louis Hamwey Written by Louis Hamwey about over 2 years ago 2,784 reads 44 comments

  2. Arsenal 2-1 Liverpool: 5 Things Learned from the North/South Rivalry

    Arsenal upended Liverpool at Anfield 2-1 with a late goal from in-form striker Robin van Persie. Liverpool dominated the run of play, but it was the Gunners that made the most ...

    Louis Hamwey Written by Louis Hamwey about over 2 years ago 7,888 reads 55 comments

  3. Chelsea FC: 5 Reasons Rafa Benitez Would Be a Better Manager Than AVB

    Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas ’ hot seat just got a little warmer. According to ESPNsoccernet , former Liverpool boss Rafael Benitez is ready to take over the reins ...

    Louis Hamwey Written by Louis Hamwey about over 2 years ago 3,506 reads 55 comments

  4. US Men's National Team: 4 Reasons USMNT Is Better Without Landon Donovan

    The US got a historic win on Wednesday as they upset footballing powerhouse Italy with a 1-0 win. What is even more surprising is they did it all without their best player and longtime US superstar Landon Donovan ...

    Louis Hamwey Written by Louis Hamwey about over 2 years ago 1,433 reads 17 comments

  5. Hines Ward: 5 Teams That Could Use the Veteran Receiver

    Things continue to change in Pittsburgh, as the team announced they released Hall of Fame-bound wide receiver Hines Ward on Tuesday...

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  6. Messi Hat Trick, USA Beats Italy & 10 Things Learned from the Int'l Friendlies

    In a busy past two days around the footballing world, International friendlies were taking place all over. There were some entertaining matches (England and Holland going to the last minute) and major surprises (Italy losing to the US)...

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  7. Chelsea Transfer Rumours: 5 Big-Name Signings to Bring Back Good Times (Video)

    Chelsea and Andre Villas-Boas will surely be busy this offseason in the transfer market as they look to regain the swagger they had as being one of Europe’s top clubs...

    Louis Hamwey Written by Louis Hamwey about over 2 years ago 20,711 reads 39 comments

  8. England vs. Holland: 5 Things Learned in the Three Lions Loss

    England were beaten by Holland today, as a late Arjen Robben goal gave the Dutch the 3-2 victory at Wembley. It was a tough loss to swallow, but ultimately, the hosts were outplayed, and the score line showed it...

    Louis Hamwey Written by Louis Hamwey about over 2 years ago 5,025 reads 72 comments

  9. LA Kings Trades: Grading Their Moves (and Non-Moves) at the Trade Deadline

    The LA Kings were one of the more active teams leading up to the trade deadline this past Monday, but like many were quiet in the final hours...

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  10. Andre Villas-Boas: 5 Reasons the Chelsea Manager Could Keep His Job

    It is no secret that Chelsea Manager Andre Villas-Boas is struggling in his first year at Stamford Bridge. The team currently sits in fifth place and the highest aspirations would be an FA Cup victory...

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  11. San Francisco 49ers Free Agency 2012: 10 Reasons They Need Alex Smith to Survive

    Alex Smith had a breakout year with 49ers last season, posting career bests in all statistical categories and leading the team to their first playoff appearance in a decade...

    Louis Hamwey Written by Louis Hamwey about over 2 years ago 2,348 reads 15 comments

  12. NHL Deadline Trades: Brian Rolston and the 5 Biggest Deals of the Day

    With the trade deadline come and gone, GMs, coaches and fans can all take a moment to breathe and relax knowing that the hysteria is over. Rick Nash was the hot name touted over the past few weeks as Columbus was willing to part ways with their star...

    Louis Hamwey Written by Louis Hamwey about over 2 years ago 1,303 reads 8 comments

  13. NHL Trade Rumors: Rick Nash & 5 Things to Watch as the Trade Deadline Approaches

    The NHL trade deadline is in its final hours as teams jockey and push to make last-minute moves before the clock tolls at 3 p.m. EST...

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  14. Chelsea FC: Ranking Andre Villas-Boas' Wins as the Chelsea Manager (With Video)

    Chelsea ’s five-game winless streak was snapped Saturday as Andre Villas-Boas fielded a veteran side which easily dispatched Bolton Wanderers 3-0 at Stamford Bridge...

    Louis Hamwey Written by Louis Hamwey about over 2 years ago 1,891 reads 3 comments

  15. Robin Van Persie of Arsenal Is the Premier League's Best Player

    The North London derby was all Tottenham to start before Robin van Persie and company put away five unanswered goals in the last 50 minutes of the match to win 5-2 on Sunday afternoon...

    Louis Hamwey Written by Louis Hamwey about over 2 years ago 4,894 reads 46 comments

  16. Chelsea vs. Bolton: Frank Lampard and Michael Essien Must Play for Blues Success

    Chelsea snapped their five-game winless streak Saturday with a 3-0 victory over Bolton at Stamford Bridge. However, it was not quite done the way Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas may have wished...

    Louis Hamwey Written by Louis Hamwey about over 2 years ago 1,115 reads 26 comments

  17. Ryan Braun Appeal: Why the Decision Is Good for Baseball

    On Thursday, Ryan Braun ’s appeal to lift a 50-game ban for testing positive for PEDs last October was successful. Baseball arbitrator Shyam Das led a panel that voted 2-1 to overturn the ruling MLB had placed on the National League’s 2011 MVP...

    Louis Hamwey Written by Louis Hamwey about over 2 years ago 294 reads 0 comments

  18. UEFA Financial Fair Play Rules: Why the Players Are the Real Winners

    In September of 2009, UEFA passed legislation that would require all member clubs to financially break even in financial years ending 2012 and 2013 and assessed during the 2013/14 season...

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  19. Jeff Carter to the Los Angeles Kings: Did They Give Up Too Much?

    Jeff Carter was traded from the Columbus Blue Jackets to the Los Angeles Kings Thursday night in exchange for Kings defenseman Jack Johnson and a conditional first-round pick in 2012 or 2013...

    Louis Hamwey Written by Louis Hamwey about over 2 years ago 1,496 reads 11 comments

  20. Cardiff City vs. Liverpool: Why Andy Carroll Is Ready to Shine for Reds

    Andy Carroll is ready to justify his £35 million price tag in this Sunday’s Carling Cup final against Cardiff City . The former Newcastle star made his move to Anfield on the last day of the 2011 transfer window...

    Louis Hamwey Written by Louis Hamwey about over 2 years ago 1,786 reads 25 comments

  21. NHL Trade Rumors:Rick Nash and 10 Players We Can Expect to Be on the Move

    With only days left before the 2012 NHL trade deadline arrives, teams are getting ready to make their final moves in preparation for the playoffs. Some players out there are hot commodities in these transactions, such as Rick Nash and Jeff Carter...

    Louis Hamwey Written by Louis Hamwey about over 2 years ago 3,758 reads 14 comments

  22. 2012 NFL Draft: 5 Prospects Who Would Benefit Philip Rivers

    The San Diego Chargers have been quiet this offseason so far, but have given the fact that they have big name players such as Vincent Jackson, Mike Tolbert and Nick Hardwick all up for free agency this year, they will have to make moves soon...

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  23. Chelsea FC: Andre Villas-Boas' 10 Realistic Goals for the Rest of This Season

    I have been nothing but a critic these past few weeks as I pull out every stop I can in some naive feeling that I have the power to influence the proceedings at Stamford Bridge...

    Louis Hamwey Written by Louis Hamwey about over 2 years ago 2,459 reads 24 comments

  24. Has Andre Villas-Boas Coached His Last Game for Chelsea FC After Napoli Loss?

    Chelsea was unhinged last night in Naples by a Napoli team out to prove they are not to be understated...

    Louis Hamwey Written by Louis Hamwey about over 2 years ago 2,899 reads 18 comments

  25. Chelsea vs. Napoli: Player Grades for the Blues' 3-1 Loss

    Chelsea is now winless in their last five contests as their early lead in Naples was cancelled out by three unanswered Napoli goals. Juan Mata got the scoring underway with a calm finish from six yards out...

    Louis Hamwey Written by Louis Hamwey about over 2 years ago 1,966 reads 12 comments