1. 2012-13 NBA Awards Odds, Opening Week Edition

    Vegas has released its odds for the major NBA awards. But who wants to stick with only what Vegas puts forth? There tends to be agreement between my odds and Vegas regarding ...

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  2. NBA News: Kobe Bryant Questionable for Season-Opener

    Kobe Bryant injured his foot when he was kicked in the third quarter of the Los Angeles Lakers ' preseason loss to the Sacramento Kings on October 21st. Following the injury, he told the L...

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  3. 49ers vs. Cardinals: John Skelton Needs Huge Game for Arizona

    John Skelton has struggled mightily since returning from injury, and the Arizona Cardinals have dropped both the games he has started in. Last week, Skelton threw for 262 yards, but he was sacked seven times and had two turnovers...

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  4. Dirk Nowitzki and 6 Players Who Will Regress This NBA Season

    It's always a lot more fun predicting which players are going to break out than it is pegging guys who are due to fall off...

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  5. Power Ranking the 10 Best Isolation Scorers in the NBA

    What comes to mind when thinking of a great isolation player? Is it someone who can break opponents down off the dribble and get to the basket at will? Is it someone who can shake ...

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  6. NBA's 2012-13 All-Breakout Player Team

    Every season in the NBA , one of the most crucial topics for fans—fantasy basketball addicts in particular—is pegging the players who are due for a breakout season...

    Brett David Roberts Written by Brett David Roberts about almost 2 years ago 46,159 reads 127 comments

  7. Steve Nash Must Control Game Flow For Lakers to Thrive

    Steve Nash has a long history of making players better. In fact, I've said in the past that he should receive a stipend from Amar'e Stoudemire, whose max-contract is almost ...

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  8. 7 NBA Rookies on the Verge of Superstardom

    This year's top-heavy draft class has already produced a handful of stars that are destined to be perennial All-Star players. From the obvious one, No...

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  9. NBA Teams Whose Title Dreams Are Already Dying

    On the brink of entering the season, there are a handful of teams that are already beginning to doubt they have what it takes to contend...

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  10. Cardinals vs. Giants: Kyle Lohse the Perfect Man for St. Louis in Game 7

    Kyle Lohse entered the season as the Saint Louis Cardinals No. 2 pitcher. He was their plan B in case anything went wrong with their ace Chris Carpenter. It turned out things did go wrong with Carpenter...

    Brett David Roberts Written by Brett David Roberts about almost 2 years ago 1,242 reads 3 comments

  11. 5 Reasons John Wall and the Washington Wizards Can Surprise the NBA This Season

    The Washington Wizards have been labeled as one of the league's worst teams. That's fair. Last year, they were. But there's a lot of reasons to expect things to improve this season...

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  12. 5 Reasons Future Is Bright for the New Orleans Hornets

    The New Orleans Hornets have something special in the makings. It could easily be said that whichever team landed the No. 1 overall pick in the Anthony Davis sweepstakes would have found themselves in the same luxurious position...

    Brett David Roberts Written by Brett David Roberts about almost 2 years ago 836 reads 4 comments

  13. Playing Fact or Fiction with Every 2012-13 NBA Title Contender's Chances

    There are three true contenders in the NBA this season and four other teams that have outside longer shots at it. The Miami Heat are the obvious choice by most to repeat, with the best odds in Vegas at 11/5 on Bovada ...

    Brett David Roberts Written by Brett David Roberts about almost 2 years ago 1,176 reads 3 comments

  14. NBA's 10 Biggest Surprises of 2012-13 Training Camp Thus Far

    There have been a number of interesting developments thus far in the preseason, and players exceeding expectations are just the tip of an intriguing iceberg that fans like to devour as we eagerly anticipate the beginning of the season...

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  15. MLB Playoffs 2012: Key New York Yankees Players Who Need to Pick Up Their Game

    The Yankees have a plethora of struggling players, as one would expect from a team that is down two games to none and barely squeaked by the Baltimore Orioles ...

    Brett David Roberts Written by Brett David Roberts about almost 2 years ago 1,395 reads 4 comments

  16. Germany vs. Sweden: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV Info and Preview

    Football fans are gearing up for what should be an exciting, if not predictable, match between the Swedes and Germans...

    Brett David Roberts Written by Brett David Roberts about almost 2 years ago 3,434 reads 19 comments

  17. Kobe Bryant: This Is His Best Lakers Team of All Time

    Kobe Bryant claims this year's 2012-2013 Lakers squad is the best talent he's played with in his career. Considering that Bryant has been a part of five championship squads, this is a lofty claim...

    Brett David Roberts Written by Brett David Roberts about almost 2 years ago 2,944 reads 6 comments

  18. NFL Week 6 Musings: Are the Tennessee Titans the League's Worst Team?

    The Tennessee Titans dropped yet another game badly, losing 30-7 to the Minnesota Vikings with their backup quarterback Matt Hasselbeck at the helm...

    Brett David Roberts Written by Brett David Roberts about almost 2 years ago 1,642 reads 16 comments

  19. One Way Every 2012-13 NBA MVP Contender Can Win the Award

    The top players in the NBA all have areas that can be further solidified to aid their quest towards an MVP award. Last season, LeBron James silenced doubters and came away with his first NBA championship...

    Brett David Roberts Written by Brett David Roberts about almost 2 years ago 4,312 reads 27 comments

  20. 2013 MLB Free Agents: 6 Playoff Stars Who Haven't Helped Their Cases

    The 2012 postseason is just underway, but there are a handful of 2013 free agents who are not helping their cause of landing a big contract in free agency...

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  21. NBA Rookies 2012: Who's Impressing Most out of Training Camp?

    This year's crop of 2012 NBA rookies is one of the better ones in the last decade. From No. 1 overall pick Anthony Davis to No. 30 overall pick Festus Ezeli , expectations are high for a lot of rookies...

    Brett David Roberts Written by Brett David Roberts about almost 2 years ago 13,468 reads 21 comments

  22. One Critical Distraction Every NBA Team Must Overcome in 2012-13

    Teams can fall into various pitfalls that prevent them from reaching their potential. Some of the common ones include preoccupying themselves too much with other teams, allowing past ...

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  23. NBA Power Rankings: Which Teams Are Feeling Confident After Good Offseason?

    The Heat roll in as the odds-on favorites to repeat as champions. The other 29 teams have jostled over the offseason, prepping their rosters and fortifying the ship, in hopes of taking down LeBron James and Co...

    Brett David Roberts Written by Brett David Roberts about almost 2 years ago 447 reads 6 comments

  24. NFL Week 5 Picks: 5 Games That Will Go Down to the Wire

    This week there are a handful of games that should go down to the wire. I've chosen to key in on five of those games and provide predictions, as I think they could be swing picks for those in weekly pools...

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  25. Michigan Football: Biggest Worries for Brady Hoke and Big Blue

    The Michigan Wolverines could be said to be a Jekyll vs. Hyde kind of team, but that might be ignoring some crucial facts. On one hand, you have a team that has played well offensively in two games and disposed of Air Force and UMass...

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