1. NFL Rookie of the Year 2013: Breaking Down Top Candidates

    The race for the NFL 's Rookie of the Year awards is basically a dead heat, and one big performance can swing the outcome either way...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 7 months ago 11,761 reads 9 comments

  2. NFL Picks Week 16: Breaking Down Favorites Sure to Cover the Spread

    With playoff implications weighing heavily on the favorites in Week 16, bettors will be able to comfortably pick some of the NFL 's best teams to cover...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 7 months ago 2,154 reads 0 comments

  3. New Orleans Bowl 2013: Key Players in Tulane vs. LA-Lafayette Showdown

    When Tulane and Louisiana-Lafayette face off in the New Orleans Bowl, the intrastate rivalry will hinge on the performance of a handful of players. UL-Lafayette is looking to continue its latest tradition...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 7 months ago 1,055 reads 1 comments

  4. Duke Basketball: Interior Defense Must Improve for Blue Devils to Contend

    Duke has a Top 10 basketball team and loads of talent, but it needs to figure out how to defend inside in order to make an NCAA tournament run. On paper, the Blue Devils are the best two-loss team in the country...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 7 months ago 1,583 reads 7 comments

  5. MLB Rumors: Fernando Rodney Worth Investment for Baltimore Orioles

    He may not have been their first choice, but signing Fernando Rodney would be a good use of money for the Baltimore Orioles ...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 7 months ago 4,845 reads 17 comments

  6. New York Knicks' Most and Least Improved Players of the Season

    This season may be filled with bleakness and slumping contributors, but there are some New York Knicks who have actually stepped up their games in 2013-14...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 7 months ago 2,413 reads 7 comments

  7. Week 16 NFL Picks: Predicting Matchups with Playoff Implications

    With the NFL playoff picture so wide open, 13 of the 16 games in Week 16 will have an impact on the postseason race. Eight of the 12 berths for January play remain available, and as many as nine different teams can clinch their spot this week...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 7 months ago 1,045 reads 0 comments

  8. BCS Bowl Schedule 2013-14: X-Factors to Watch from Every Team

    The stars will dominate coverage of the BCS bowls, but pay attention to some of the unsung guys if you want a sense of how the games will be won...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 7 months ago 4,478 reads 7 comments

  9. Duke Basketball: Coach K Must Keep Rasheed Sulaimon's Minutes Limited

    Mike Krzyzewski made the right decision cutting back on Rasheed Sulaimon 's minutes, and he must stick by it until the sophomore finds his shot again...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 7 months ago 7,966 reads 52 comments

  10. Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 16: Big Names to Avoid in Playoffs

    With your fantasy championship and all the glory it entails on the line, now is not the time to trust a big name with a tough matchup and get little production in return...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 7 months ago 29,040 reads 53 comments

  11. NFL Picks Week 16: Breaking Down Matchups with Upset Potential

    The NFL playoff race can be thrown into disarray in Week 16 when postseason hopefuls get upset as the clear favorites in their matchups...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 7 months ago 7,897 reads 1 comments

  12. 10 Bold NBA Predictions for December

    The NBA season has started strong, and even more excitement is on the way in December. No one can knock the entertainment value fans have gotten through the first full month of the 2013-14 campaign...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 7 months ago 52,398 reads 174 comments

  13. Solutions for the New York Knicks' Biggest Flaws

    The New York Knicks have a lot of problems right now, but they can still adapt and salvage their season. While injuries have prevented coach Mike Woodson from playing a coherent rotation, there's still no excuse for New York's 3-11 start...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 8 months ago 12,991 reads 53 comments

  14. 3 Trades the New York Knicks Should Already Be Thinking About

    If the New York Knicks want to get out of their current tailspin, they must at least consider dealing a present contributor or sacrificing future cap space. Both on paper and by the eye test, the 3-8 Knicks are a mess right now...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 8 months ago 34,406 reads 197 comments

  15. College Football Rankings 2013: Top 25 Teams Facing Upsets in Week 13

    Bowl season is fast approaching, but some of the Top 25 teams in college football will have to keep their guard up in order to avoid getting upset. This is the point of the season when fans start looking ahead...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 8 months ago 5,533 reads 9 comments

  16. Marcus Smart Deserves Consideration for 2014 Naismith Award

    He hasn't been hyped up in his sophomore season, but Marcus Smart is a legitimate contender for the 2014 Naismith Award. All of the attention so far has been paid to the stacked class of freshmen...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 8 months ago 840 reads 1 comments

  17. Cancun Challenge 2013: Key Player to Watch from Each Team

    The Cancun Challenge may not feature many high-profile teams in 2013, but every team there will display some individual talents...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 8 months ago 810 reads 2 comments

  18. 2014 MLB Free Agents: Most Overrated Players on the Market

    Some of MLB 's most overrated players are poised to disappoint whichever teams invest in them this offseason. There are two different ways to be overrated...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 8 months ago 1,153 reads 0 comments

  19. Ed Reed Won't Be Difference-Maker Regardless of Where He Signs

    Ed Reed may sign with another NFL team, but his career as a productive player is done. After winning the Super Bowl in his 11th season as a Baltimore Raven, Reed did not ...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 8 months ago 6,114 reads 15 comments

  20. Kentucky Basketball: How Wildcats Must Adjust After Michigan State Defeat

    After falling to Michigan State for their first loss of the season, it's clear the Kentucky Wildcats need to improve their offensive play on the perimeter. There's no reason to hit the panic button, of course...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 8 months ago 3,606 reads 36 comments

  21. Finding the Perfect Rotation for the New York Knicks

    If the New York Knicks want to get out of their early malaise, they'll have to lean more heavily on small ball. Last season, New York stumbled upon a winning formula built around ball movement, floor spacing and pick-and-roll penetration...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 8 months ago 1,203 reads 4 comments

  22. 5 Troubling Signs from New York Knicks' First Week

    The New York Knicks haven't just looked troubled through their first four games; this hopeful contender has looked like a bad basketball team...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 8 months ago 2,590 reads 16 comments

  23. Meet the NBA's Most Expensive Starting 5's

    Teams can pour tens of millions into their starting lineups, but does that money really buy greatness? The priciest units feature at least one max or near-max deal, and those eight-figure salaries tend to go to the best players...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 8 months ago 36,780 reads 91 comments

  24. Projecting Full-Season Stats for Each New York Knicks Player

    The New York Knicks have settled on their 15-man roster, but their rotation remains in perpetual flux. Due to injury and general uncertainty, chances are slim that the Knicks' opening night rotation will stay consistent throughout the season...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 8 months ago 1,659 reads 2 comments

  25. Is Andrea Bargnani Going to Be the Next Big NY Knicks Disappointment?

    If the New York Knicks want Andrea Bargnani to be anything more than a rich man's Steve Novak, they're not going to be pleased with the results. Make no mistake: New York got better in the short term by dealing for Bargs...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 9 months ago 7,920 reads 65 comments