1. NBA Draft 2012: How Houston Rockets' 1st-Round Selections Will Impact Offseason

    The Houston Rockets have an opportunity in the draft to set themselves up well for the rest of the offseason. Not many teams get multiple first-round draft picks like the Rockets do this year...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 1,948 reads 18 comments

  2. 2012 NBA Playoffs: O.J. Mayo Shows Why Memphis Grizzlies Wouldn't Have Dealt Him

    O.J. Mayo had been used as trade fodder by rumormongers for 15 months between January 2011 and April 2012. The Memphis Grizzlies' guard periodically surfaced in trade talks. This inspired some fans to believe that he was sure to be traded...

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  3. 2012 NFL Draft: Odds of Top 4 Dallas Cowboys Picks Becoming Starters

    The Dallas Cowboys will start their rookie minicamp on Friday. That will give Morris Claiborne, the other Cowboys draftees and the undrafted signings their first up-close exercises with Jason Garrett and the staff since joining the team...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 4,402 reads 7 comments

  4. Grizzlies vs. Clippers: 4 Things Memphis Must Correct to Bounce Back

    The Memphis Grizzlies took a terrible defeat in Game 1 of the first-round series against the Los Angeles Clippers . Their blown 21-point fourth-quarter lead matched an NBA playoff record...

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  5. Undrafted Free Agents 2012: 4 Dallas Cowboys Pickups Who Will Make Roster

    The Dallas Cowboys continued adding rookie talent after the draft. The Cowboys announced 21 undrafted free-agent signings on Monday, per ProFootballTalk.com ...

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  6. NBA Free Agents 2012: New Orleans Hornets Should Let Chris Kaman, Carl Landry Go

    The New Orleans Hornets will try to rebuild in the post- Chris Paul era. Fortunately, they’re entering that era with a new owner who may be willing to spend money on free agents...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 3,685 reads 19 comments

  7. 2012 NFL Draft: Setting Expectations for Dallas Cowboys' Morris Claiborne

    Often, it's easy to get excited about how a player will perform after he's been drafted. Some players live up to the draft hype, while others don't...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 4,136 reads 9 comments

  8. Chicago White Sox: 4 Lessons Learned from April

    The Chicago White Sox have started the season quite nicely. They split their 22 April games and won an impressive seven of 11 games on the road to this point...

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  9. NBA Playoffs 2012: Ranking Mike Conley Among Top 5 Grizzlies Playoff-Openers

    Memphis Grizzlies fans have plenty of reasons to feel sour after the Grizzlies' Game 1 loss against the Los Angeles Clippers . The Grizzlies blew a 21-point fourth-quarter lead, hitting only one of 10 field goals in the last 8:45 of play...

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  10. NBA Playoffs 2012: Grizzlies vs. Clippers Game 1 Live Blog and Analysis

    The Memphis Grizzlies and Los Angeles Clippers will meet on Sunday night in Game 1 of what looks to be the most intriguing first-round NBA playoff series...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 7,218 reads 103 comments

  11. 2012 NFL Draft: Top 5 Players Dallas Cowboys Should Try to Get in 1st Round

    Dallas Cowboys have been waiting for April 26 for quite some time. Months of draft talk has occurred, even going back to the unconscionable draft talk during the 2011 season...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 5,013 reads 16 comments

  12. NBA Playoffs 2012: Previewing Memphis Grizzlies' 1st-Round Matchup with Clippers

    The Memphis Grizzlies have fought hard to get to win the fourth or fifth spot in the Western Conference, as will be determined on Thursday when the Grizzlies play the Orlando Magic ...

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  13. NBA Playoffs 2012: Complete Guide to Beating the Utah Jazz

    The Utah Jazz punched their ticket to the playoffs with a win on Tuesday against the Phoenix Suns . They beat the Suns in their typical style, with high scoring and strong rebounding...

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  14. Paul Konerko: After Chicago White Sox Slugger's 400th Home Run, How Many More?

    Paul Konerko had Chicago White Sox fans watching his stat line in anxiety for 18 games before he hit the anticipated milestone, but he finally came through to hit his 400th home run on Wednesday...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 743 reads 9 comments

  15. Lionel Hollins: Why Grizzlies Coach Should Win Coach of the Year Award

    Lionel Hollins has guided the Memphis Grizzlies through a fair number of storms. The Grizzlies lost their best player, Zach Randolph, to injury for most of the season. They weathered the O...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 1,681 reads 11 comments

  16. 2012 NFL Draft: Mark Barron and Players Dallas Cowboys Can Move Down to Pick

    The Dallas Cowboys will be looking at their share of prospects at No. 14 in the first round of the NFL draft. They'll have plenty of defensive players to watch as players are taken off the board on Thursday, such as Quinton Coples and Fletcher Cox...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 2,345 reads 4 comments

  17. NBA Playoffs 2012: Complete Guide to Beating the Memphis Grizzlies

    The Memphis Grizzlies are closing the regular season out well. They've won five straight and 13 of the last 16. Some of those wins weren't pretty, but with starters resting that isn't a must...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 634 reads 1 comments

  18. MLB Trade Rumors: Is Jake Peavy Tradeable for Chicago White Sox?

    Jake Peavy is off to a very nice start for the Chicago White Sox this season. He's had great control and nice strikeout stuff. As he showed in his three-hitter against the Oakland Athletics , Peavy can keep runs off the board...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about 2 years ago 1,759 reads 25 comments

  19. NBA Playoffs 2012: Memphis Grizzlies Are the Hipster's Favorite

    The Memphis Grizzlies do what they need to do to win. The Grizzlies play solid defense, with Tony Allen, Rudy Gay and Mike Conley grabbing steals. O.J. Mayo gives them scoring off the bench...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about over 2 years ago 1,781 reads 5 comments

  20. Fantasy Baseball 2012: Is Philip Humber a Must-Have After Perfect Game?

    Philip Humber gave the Chicago White Sox the most remarkable moment of his infantile career as a starting pitcher on Saturday when he pitched a perfect game against the Seattle Mariners ...

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  21. 2012 NFL Draft: Should Dallas Cowboys Eye Quinton Coples?

    The Dallas Cowboys have their share of players to contemplate in the first round. Some prospects, such as David DeCastro and Quinton Coples , seem particularly attractive for the Cowboys ...

    Tom Firme Written by Tom Firme about over 2 years ago 3,525 reads 13 comments

  22. How 4 Memphis Grizzlies Can Boost Free-Agent Stock During the NBA Playoffs

    The Memphis Grizzlies are heading into the playoffs with a full head of steam. The Grizzlies have won 10 of their last 13. Each of their four free agents-to-be (O.J...

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  23. NBA Trade Rumors: Ray Allen Deal Would Have Scalped Memphis Grizzlies Roster

    The Memphis Grizzlies were getting ready to clinch a playoff berth for the fifth time in franchise history when an alarming trade rumor surfaced from the trash heap...

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  24. 2012 NFL Draft: Should Dallas Cowboys Invest a Pick in Vontaze Burfict?

    Vontaze Burfict is an enigma as an inside linebacker prospect. If the Dallas Cowboys were to draft Burfict in a late round of the draft, they’d have an amazing talent...

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  25. NBA Playoffs 2012: Previewing Memphis Grizzlies 1st Round Matchups

    The Memphis Grizzlies are getting closer to the end of the regular season and their position for the playoffs is becoming clearer...

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