1. Alex Rodriguez vs. Paul Konerko: Which Aging Slugger Would You Rather Have Now?

    Both Alex Rodriguez and Paul Konerko have been premier sluggers since the start of the 21st century. The Chicago White Sox first baseman has hit 30 home runs in seven of the last 11 seasons...

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  2. Kobe Bryant: What Does All-Star Game Scoring Record Mean?

    Kobe Bryant had a few spectacular plays in the All-Star Game on Sunday. One highlight stood above the rest, even though it might not have been more spectacular than the others...

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  3. Memphis Grizzlies Report Card: All-Star Break Grades for All Key Players

    The Memphis Grizzlies are in excellent position heading into the the second half of the season. At 19-15, the Grizzlies stand seventh in the Western Conference...

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  4. Fantasy Baseball 2012: John Danks, 3 Other Must-Draft Chicago White Sox Pitchers

    The White Sox did a good job pitching last season. Mark Buehrle led a pitching staff that had been one of the better groups in the American League for most of the year. They ended up at or near the top in a couple of key areas...

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  5. Fantasy Baseball 2012: Adam Dunn, 3 Other Chicago White Sox Hitters to Draft

    Adam Dunn and the Chicago White Sox likely won't be fantasy baseball favorites in the coming season. Dunn hit well below the Mendoza line almost all season, flirting with Bill Bergen's record for worst batting average...

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  6. 2012 NFL Draft: Is Mark Barron a Safe Pick for Dallas Cowboys at Strong Safety?

    Mark Barron of Alabama is a phenomenal talent at strong safety. He has the size, talent, skills and attitude to succeed as a safety in the NFL . However, the four-year player who started three years has his share of drawbacks...

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  7. 2012 NBA All-Star Game: Deron Williams' Sloppy End Can Be Fixed by Valuing Dunks

    Deron Williams took a pass from LeBron James around 10 seconds left in the NBA All-Star Game with the Eastern Conference trailing by two...

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  8. 2012 NBA All-Star Game: Odds on Who Will Dunk First and Dunk the Most

    Two things are for sure in the NBA All-Star game this Sunday. The All-Star game will feature a ton of scoring. Second, the All-Star game will see numerous dunks. The NBA All-Star game typically features little defense and a ton of scoring...

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  9. Tyron Smith: Dallas Cowboys Move Smith to Left Tackle to Best Protect Tony Romo

    Tyron Smith is moving quickly up the offensive line ladder for the Dallas Cowboys . He gave the Cowboys a great rookie season...

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  10. New Orleans Hornets: Gustavo Ayon Is Playing Beastly Ball in the Post

    Gustavo Ayon has shown an impressive ability to play in the post in recent weeks for the New Orleans Hornets . The Hornets have given Ayon more minutes in the last few weeks, and Ayon has responded well...

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  11. Spring Training 2012: Tyler Flowers Needs to Show Chicago White Sox He's Growing

    Tyler Flowers entered Chicago White Sox spring training along with pitchers and the other catchers, playing with a clean slate. Flowers will be watched a little more closely this spring than before by White Sox coaches...

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  12. Marc Gasol: 2012 NBA All-Star Game Predictions for Memphis Grizzlies Center

    Marc Gasol will be looking for a good day on Sunday as he makes his first All-Star appearance in his four-year career. Gasol's All-Star selection is a symbol of his rise among NBA centers...

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  13. Memphis Grizzlies: 5 Things They Can Be Happy About at All-Star Break

    For the Memphis Grizzlies , the 2011-12 campaign has rolled along quite well. They're above .500 and right in the middle of the playoff race as they're now at the All-Star break. That's despite the loss of Zach Randolph due to a partial MCL tear...

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  14. Spring Training 2012: Jake Peavy and 5 More Chicago White Sox Pitchers to Watch

    Jake Peavy will be looking to rediscover form and good health when he enters Chicago White Sox spring training on Thursday. That day, Peavy will report to camp along with catchers and the other pitchers...

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  15. 2012 NFL Draft: 5 Potential Dallas Cowboys Picks with Injury Concerns

    Come April, Jerry Jones will be making the draft picks for the future of the Dallas Cowboys . Many players have huge upsides. Some players who may look very attractive to the Cowboys come with drawbacks...

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  16. Anthony Spencer: Should Dallas Cowboys Use Franchise Tag on Him?

    Anthony Spencer would become one of the higher profile free agents from the Dallas Cowboys . However, the Cowboys plan to place the franchise tag on Spencer...

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  17. Marreese Speights: Memphis Grizzlies Big Man Has Awoken

    Marreese Speights finally woke up and started playing real ball for the Memphis Grizzlies again. He's started scoring, rebounding and shooting like he's supposed to...

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  18. NFL Combine 2012: Jerry Jones' Top 5 Players to Interview

    Jerry Jones will surely make his presence known at the NFL Combine this week as he prepares to assemble his list of preferred players to select for the Dallas Cowboys in the NFL draft...

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  19. Tony Allen and the Top 5 Memphis Grizzlies Plays of the Week

    Memphis Grizzlies players came up with some huge plays in winning efforts this past week. Tony Allen and Dante Cunningham were unlikely heroes in the last two games. Both made up for Rudy Gay 's misses in the closing seconds of wins...

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  20. Tony Romo and the Top 10 Dallas Cowboys Performances of 2011

    The Dallas Cowboys saw some fine performances during the 2011 season. Several players put up outstanding ones. Tony Romo had his share of shining performances. Laurent Robinson gave the Cowboys difference-making receiving performances...

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  21. Jeremy Lin: Trevor Ariza, New Orleans Hornets Hushed Linsanity

    Trevor Ariza must have one thing to say to Jeremy Lin and the New York Knicks : who's "Linning" now? As the hysteria of "Linsanity" enveloped the Hornets ' visit to New York, ...

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  22. Tony Romo: Has Jerry Jones Failed the Dallas Cowboys' Star Quarterback?

    Tony Romo is 31 years old. Since becoming the Dallas Cowboys starting quarterback in 2006, Romo has steadily improved at the position...

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  23. Memphis Grizzlies Would Suffer If Michael Heisley Buys Los Angeles Dodgers

    Memphis Grizzlies owner Michael Heisley submitted a bid to buy the Los Angeles Dodgers last week. Heisley would bring his reputation to turning organizations around to a Dodgers ...

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  24. Eric Gordon Injury: Did New Orleans Hornets Hide Information on Gordon's Injury?

    The New Orleans Hornets just couldn't savor a win. On Tuesday, a day after the New Orleans Hornets beat the Utah Jazz , the Hornets learned that Eric Gordon would miss another six weeks after undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery...

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  25. MLB Trade Rumors: Matt Thronton Helps Chicago White Sox Most If Traded

    Matt Thornton has been a very good hurler for the Chicago White Sox for several seasons. He has been a constant presence in a bullpen that has languished at times in the past decade, bringing heat and striking out batters left and right...

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