1. French Open 2013: Blueprint for Beating Rafael Nadal in Roland Garros Final

    For David Ferrer to win at Roland Garros in his first Grand Slam final, he will have to take down "The King of Clay" Rafael Nadal. This will be Ferrer ’s toughest match to date...

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  2. MLB Draft Picks 2013: Players Who Will Become Faces of Their New Franchise

    Promise and potential are the words of the day during the MLB draft. Only a select few will be able to harness that elusive vision and reach the major leagues, though...

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  3. Blackhawks vs. Bruins: Complete Schedule and Predictions for Stanley Cup Final

    In a wild postseason, it seems only fitting that the Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins will be dueling for the Stanley Cup. Both teams were left for dead in the second round, but came roaring back to advance...

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  4. Belmont Stakes 2013 Results: Full Highlights and Top Stories

    Weather had been a major concern heading into the 2013 Belmont Stakes , but the track cleared up for some “Malice” at the finish...

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  5. JaMarcus Russell Will Make an NFL Roster Following Impressive Workout With Bears

    The Chicago Bears will likely hold off on signing JaMarcus Russell , but a favorable workout in Chicago seems to have boosted his NFL profile considerably...

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  6. Belmont Stakes 2013 Field: Horses with Best Odds in Triple Crown's Last Leg

    The Belmont Stakes’ field continues to be poked, prodded and analyzed before the starting gunshot. As a result, the odds keep shifting...

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  7. Belmont Stakes 2013 Contenders: Enticing Picks with Favorable Post Positions

    Post position has typically been a strong indicator of performance at the Belmont Stakes. Horses starting in the first four lanes have won this race more than all of the other posts combined...

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  8. 2013 MLB Draft: First-Round Picks Who Will Follow Fast-Track to Majors

    In the MLB Draft, not all first rounders are treated equal from here on out. Most prospects possess high ceilings and will work their way up for at least two seasons. Going that route, many will never play in a Major League game...

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  9. Manchester United News: Guillermo Varela Signing Is Safe Start for David Moyes

    Manchester United 's back line just got deeper and younger. According to BBC Sport , the club has signed Uruguayan right-back Guillermo Varela from Atletico Penarol ...

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  10. NBA Finals 2013: Adjustments from Game 1 Each Team Must Make to Win Series

    With Game 1 of the NBA Finals in the books, the Miami Heat lost home court advantage, and are on the pressure cooker once again headed into Game 2...

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  11. Arsenal Transfer News: Gunners Must Secure Marouane Fellaini

    All signs from the news feed had pointed to Marouane Fellaini landing with Arsenal , but the transfer battle is not over yet...

    Mike Shiekman Written by Mike Shiekman about 1 year ago 17,632 reads 94 comments

  12. NFL Draft 2013 Results: Teams That Struck Gold on Day 2

    This 2013 NFL draft had been regarded as one of the deepest in years before the first pick was announced on Thursday night. As a result, it was expected that some second-rounders could be of enormous value...

    Mike Shiekman Written by Mike Shiekman about over 1 year ago 1,003 reads 1 comments

  13. NFL Draft 2013 Results: Best Fits from Day 2

    There are a few scenarios during the NFL draft when a team is on the clock and they are shocked that “their guy” is still on the board. He is the guy that the team has all of the inside intel on...

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  14. NFL Draft Trades 2013: Highlighting the Best and Worst Draft Day Deals

    Draft day trades are arguably the best part of the NFL draft and the 2013 version had more than a few of them. There was one move into the top five and another to grab the first round’s only quarterback, among others...

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  15. NFL Draft Analysis: Experts' Biggest Surprises of Draft

    The NFL draftniks predicted what would happen in the NFL draft and watched in amazement as their mock drafts went up in flames. For the first time in forever, many experts and insiders were split between two players who would go No...

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  16. 2013 NFL Draft Picks: Selections Who Will Thrive in Winning Environments

    The 2013 NFL draft’s first round did not fail to disappoint in the drama department. There were more than a couple of surprising picks, and a few players who were thought to be top-ten talents slipped into the grasp of playoff contenders...

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  17. Andrew Wiggins: Ranking Contenders Who Need Top Recruit Most Next Season

    By all accounts, Andrew Wiggins looks to be college basketball’s lightning-rod prospect. Standing at 6’8” with a wingspan that reaches seven feet, Wiggins brings ...

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  18. Projecting E.J. Manuel's Rookie Season with Buffalo Bills

    The Buffalo Bills went all in on E.J. Manuel in the first round and now fans wonder if those chips will be cashed in 2013. From measureables alone, it’s hard to see why Manuel couldn ’t start from the get-go...

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  19. Masters TV Coverage 2013: Full TV and Live Streaming Guide for Final-Day Action

    The final round of the Masters has shaped up to be a wild finish , with six players behind leaders Brandt Snedeker and Angel Cabrera by four strokes or less...

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  20. WNBA Draft 2013: Date, Start Time, TV Schedule and More

    Three bona fide female superstars will take their first step toward a pro career when the 2013 WNBA Draft takes place on Monday night...

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  21. Arkansas Derby 2013: Winner, Leaderboard and Post-Race Analysis

    Overanalyze came into the Arkansas Derby with the third-best odds for victory. He crossed the finish line as the Derby winner...

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  22. Miami Hurricanes Spring Game 2013: Recap, Highlights and Analysis

    While the Miami Hurricane faithful awaits the results of a two-year NCAA investigation, the ‘Canes spring game gave a glimpse of what’s come on the field...

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  23. The Masters 2013: Early 3rd-Round Storylines Emerging from Augusta

    The third-round action at the Masters has only made the leaderboard more cluttered at the top. As the leaders began to break onto the course, some of the players farther down the leaderboard have risen up the ranks...

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  24. Tiger Woods' Use of TV Interview Evidence Is Bizarre Turn to Penalty Ruling

    In a stunning turn of events, Masters officials were prompted to investigate an illegal ball drop from Tiger Woods after the golfer’s statement in a Friday interview with ESPN's Tom Rinaldi ...

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  25. 2013 Masters Leaderboard: Latest Day 3 Updates for Players on the Course

    Several big names in the Masters field have started their third round, armed with dreams of a monumental comeback to join Jason Day at the leaderboard’s peak...

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