1. WNBA: 7 WNBA Players Who Will Be in the Naismith Hall of Fame

    The WNBA is now in its 17th season, meaning a number of its players have established a body of work to merit consideration alongside their male counterparts...

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  2. MLS Expansion: 10 Cities Where MLS Could Go Next

    It was recently announced that MLS will place a second team in New York for the 2015 season, the 20th team in the league and the 10th expansion franchise in the last 12 years...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 1 year ago 5,760 reads 30 comments

  3. Team USA Basketball: Why Tom Thibodeau Would Be a Great Hire as an Assistant

    It is being reported by ESPN that Mike Krzyzewski has signed on to coach Team USA for the 2014 World Cup of Basketball and the 2016 Olympic Games. Already, speculation is arising as to whom Coach K will choose to be on his coaching staff...

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  4. NBA Coaching Carousel: Why the Los Angeles Clippers Should Hire Avery Johnson

    It’s been recently revealed by ESPN that the Los Angeles Clippers are going to let Vinny Del Negro walk as coach...

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  5. 2013 MLB All-Star Game: Picks for the Game Thus Far

    Well, we are almost 50 games into the 2013 MLB campaign. Some superstars are putting up big numbers, while others (Matt Kemp and R.A. Dickey) have spent the past six weeks crashing and burning...

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  6. 2013 MLB All-Star Game: Why Starting Mariano Rivera Is a Foolhardy Enterprise

    There has been an increasing movement on social media to urge Jim Leyland to select famed Yankees reliever Mariano Rivera as the starter for this summer's All-Star Game...

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  7. Los Angeles Dodgers Need Steve Ames and They Need Him Now

    Face it: the Los Angeles Dodgers aren ’t off to a great start. And the problems with their bullpen is one of the main reasons why. Josh Wall had to be demoted after an 18...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about over 1 year ago 4,010 reads 13 comments

  8. Los Angeles Dodgers: 5 Things Wrong with the Dodgers This Season

    50 years ago, the Los Angeles Dodgers won the World Series. 25 years ago, another World Series win. This season, the Dodgers are 13-19, last in the NL West, having dropped the last six in a row...

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  9. Detroit Pistons: 5 Prospective Coaches in Phil Jackson's Rolodex

    According to Yahoo! Sports , Phil Jackson has been brought on by his former rivals the Detroit Pistons to aid in their search for a new coach...

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  10. NBA: Power-Ranking Point Guards Using Pitcher-Type Stats

    NBA point guards are often floor leaders of their teams. I find them somewhat analogous to baseball pitchers...

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  11. NBA Playoffs: Lakers Should Counter McGrady Signing by Inking Michael Redd

    The San Antonio Spurs signed veteran swingman Tracy McGrady to a contract for the rest of the season and the playoffs to help fill holes made by injuries to Manu Ginobili and others ( NBA...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about over 1 year ago 3,513 reads 10 comments

  12. NBA Awards: Predicting Who Will Be All-NBA This Season

    Well, the 2012-13 NBA season is winding down, meaning that coaches and sportswriters are casting their ballots for the NBA awards. Some, like the Most Valuable Player, are not up for debate, but others have some interesting contenders...

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  13. Basketball Hall of Fame: 10 Names That Need to Be in the Mix in 2014

    Recently, the 2013 Hall of Fame class was announced , with Gary Payton and Rick Pitino headlining the class...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about over 1 year ago 7,247 reads 3 comments

  14. NBA Hall of Fame: Why Kevin Durant Is a Hall of Famer Right Now

    The Hall of Fame finalists will be announced in a matter of days. Around this time a year or two ago, Bleacher Report was filled with stories about how LeBron wasn't a Hall of Famer ...

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  15. NCAA Basketball: Why the USC Trojans Should Hire Ben Howland

    Word leaked late yesterday that the cleaver is going to fall on UCLA Bruins coach Ben Howland after ten seasons...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about over 1 year ago 1,688 reads 4 comments

  16. NCAA Tourney: NCAA Should Bring Back Consolation Games

    The NCAA is doing a number of things to commemorate 75 years of the men's basketball tourney: having games in Kansas City, Dayton and Philadelphia (the three most common tourney sites ...

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  17. MLS Expansion: Why the MLS Should Put a Team in El Paso, Texas

    Over the past few years, Major League Soccer has been growing rapidly, and there is talk of even further expansion . The most likely target is Queens, New York (perhaps as a revival of Pele's Cosmos ), but St...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about over 1 year ago 7,147 reads 45 comments

  18. Fantasy Baseball: 8 Best Reliever Handcuffs

    With spring training in full swing and the start of the 2013 season just weeks away, many fantasy leagues are holding their drafts in the upcoming days. And with many leagues you're probably going to have to draft someone in middle relief...

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  19. Sacramento Kings: Should Vlade Divac Feel Snubbed?

    A continuation of topics brought up in this article. Several weeks ago, the NBA announced the finalists for induction into the Naismith Hall of Fame in a few months. Twelve players were on it...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about over 1 year ago 4,669 reads 20 comments

  20. Brooklyn Nets: Are the Nets Brook Lopez's Team?

    This afternoon, I was listening to a sportswriter's debate as to whom the leader of the Brooklyn Nets is...

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  21. Seattle Supersonics: Why Gary Payton Should Be a Hall of Famer

    Longtime Supersonic Gary Payton retired in 2007, meaning he is eligible for election into the Naismith Hall of Fame this year. Should he get in? Probably. Here are a number of reasons why...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about over 1 year ago 1,237 reads 4 comments

  22. NBA Awards Watch: Award Winners at the All-Star Break

    We are now more than halfway through the NBA season, meaning we have a large enough body of work to judge the successes of most of the players in the NBA...

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  23. Los Angeles Lakers: 5 Names to Consider as Replacements for Mike Brown

    On Friday, ESPN reported that Mike Brown was out as coach of the Los Angeles Lakers after a combination of a 1-4 start, a seeming inability to never mesh with Lakers legend Kobe Bryant and a general malaise among fans about not being Phil Jackson...

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  24. MLB Free Agency 2013: Why Mike Adams Is Overrated and Jason Grilli Isn't

    Many articles have placed Texas Rangers reliever Mike Adams at or near the top of the list of MLB free-agent setup men, a list that also includes Luis Ayala, Jason Grilli , Joel Peralta and Jeremy Affeldt ...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about almost 2 years ago 1,301 reads 4 comments

  25. MLB Free Agency 2013: Why the Milwaukee Brewers Should Sign Randy Choate

    Let's face it. The Milwaukee Brewers ' bullpen was awful in 2012. It was dead last in the majors in ERA (4.66) and fielding-independent pitching (83 percent). It lost more games (33) and blew more saves (29) than any other MLB bullpen...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about almost 2 years ago 2,200 reads 5 comments