1. Pacers vs. Warriors: As George Hill Kicked the Ball, Did Referees Kick the Call?

    With the Indiana Pacers and Golden State Warriors deadlocked at 91 with less than 10 seconds remaining in regulation, Warriors guard Monta Ellis was dribbling near half court, preparing to set his team up for a potential game-winning shot...

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  2. Starting Pitcher Joe Saunders Will Return to the Arizona Diamondbacks

    After several months of speculation leading to the assumption that starting pitcher Joe Saunders and the Arizona Diamondbacks had parted ways, the two sides have agreed on a one-year contract, much to everyone's surprise...

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  3. Utah Jazz: Referee Correct to Eject Derrick Favors

    Ever since Metta World Peace's—nee Ron Artest—famous malice at the palace incident in Detroit , wherein Artest climbed into the spectator viewing area known as "the stands" ...

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  4. Angels Manager Mike Scioscia as a Dodgers Bobblehead: A True LA Area All-Star

    While the Angels franchise has made its mark in the city of Los Angeles with the blockbuster acquisitions of Albert Pujols and C.J. Wilson, a most unlikely source is advancing the Halos' campaign to take over the City of Angels...

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  5. Roy Williams Reveals True FSU End-of-Game Plan: UNC Is Lucky It Never Transpired

    The very first page of the 2011-12 NCAA Men's and Women's Basketball Rules Book is titled, "Respect. It's the name of the game." On Saturday, UNC got very close to violating that basic tenet of collegiate sport...

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  6. 10 Reasons the Arizona Diamondbacks Can Make Cinderella World Series Run

    No team in Major League Baseball has come so far so quickly as the Arizona Diamondbacks have over the past year. The NL West's last place club in 2010, few could have predicted Arizona would reach the 2011 postseason as division champions...

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  7. Controversial End to High School Basketball Game Highlights Scoreboard Flaw

    A controversial ending to a competitive game during the Johnnie C. Cochran Basketball Classic in Los Angeles, California may have been due to an all too common problem with older model scoreboards...

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  8. UNC Loses to FSU: How Far Will North Carolina Tar Heels Fall in AP Poll?

    With the Florida State Seminoles defeating the UNC Tar Heels on Jan. 14, North Carolina figures to enter Week 11 out of the top three in both the AP and ESPN/USA Today Coach's polls for the first time since Week 8, when UNC was ranked No...

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  9. UNC vs. FSU: In Interest of Safety, UNC Correct to Leave Floor Before Game's End

    North Carolina Tar Heels head coach Roy Williams and Florida State University Seminoles head coach Leonard Hamilton mutually agreed to pull the UNC bench from the playing area in the waning moments of FSU's blowout victory on Saturday...

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  10. NFL Referee Tony Corrente Begins Offseason Early to Continue Cancer Treatment

    Officiating requires several attributes: an ability to be impartial, fair, knowledgeable and sensible. It also requires a thick skin, putting up with rough conditions and the difficult ...

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  11. Arizona Diamondbacks: Kirk Gibson Will Be a 2012 Bobblehead at Dodger Stadium

    Arizona Diamondbacks skipper Kirk Gibson received MLB 's 2011 Manager of the Year Award after leading a worst-to-first campaign that saw the D-Backs reach the postseason for the ...

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  12. 15 NL West Hurlers Who Could Make the 2012 MLB All-Star Game

    For some MLB fans, the NL West is the National League's weakest division—the 2011 San Francisco Giants and San Diego Padres recorded the 28th- and 29th-worst team batting averages in all of baseball, respectively...

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  13. LA Angels at Payroll Limit: With Free-Agent Signings Over, Is a Trade Possible?

    For the Los Angeles Angels and their fans in the city of Anaheim, this 2011-12 MLB offseason has been one of the most exciting in franchise history. From signing superstar first baseman Albert Pujols to acquiring pitchers C...

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  14. Lions vs. Saints: Officials Make Correct Call on Drew Brees' Fumble

    For all the criticism levied against NFL officials this Wild Card Saturday, perhaps the strongest round of scoffing took place during the second quarter of the Detroit Lions vs...

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  15. Majority of Fouls in Viral HS Basketball Video Incorrectly Labeled as Flagrant

    Spectators, coaches and even players often second-guess calls made by officials. Periodically—OK, frequently—these onlookers loudly make their opinions known through jeers, taunts, heckles and other uniquely sports-related behavior...

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  16. Deaf Soccer Player Issued Yellow Card for Ignoring Whistle

    Every so often, there are sports stories that seemingly make no sense. This is one of them. According to scotsman.com , Scottish Junior Cup player Philip John "P.J...

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  17. Diamondbacks Sign HGH-Positive Mike Jacobs to Minor League Deal

    The Arizona Diamondbacks recently penned first baseman Mike Jacobs to a minor league deal, perhaps to fill the role vacated by the Paul Goldschmidt-led shuffle that followed ...

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  18. 25 NL West Players You Must Have on Your Fantasy Team

    Tim Lincecum and Clayton Kershaw. Be fortunate enough to draft these two NL West aces and your fantasy team will secure a firm position in just about any league you may play in...

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  19. 1000 Days Later: Remembering Nick Adenhart and a Tragedy Bigger Than Baseball

    One thousand days ago, Los Angeles Angels rookie pitcher Nick Adenhart made his 2009 season debut, hurling six shutout innings against the Oakland Athletics to go along with five strikeouts...

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  20. LA Angels Should Rehire Broadcaster Rex Hudler to Revitalize the New-Look Squad

    When Fox Sports West and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim announced they had dismissed broadcasters Rex Hudler and Steve Physioc following the 2009 season, fan reaction ranged from consummate joy to muddled misery...

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  21. Behind the Backboard: Referees Make Correct Call on Buzzer-Beater, Game-Winner

    With just seconds to go in the second half of Friday night's Wagner College vs. Santa Clara basketball contest, the Seahawks and Broncos were tied at 62 points apiece and looked poised for overtime...

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  22. 6 MLB Teams Who Could Be the Arizona Diamondbacks of 2012

    Led by NL Manager of the Year Kirk Gibson, the Arizona Diamondbacks were MLB 's 2011 Cinderella story. Plagued by a last-place NL West finish the year before, a payroll cut between ...

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  23. Arizona Diamondbacks: Top 10 Storylines of the 2011 Season

    The NL West will forever remember 2011 as the year the upstart Arizona Diamondbacks , predicted by many to finish last for a second straight season, won the division...

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  24. MLB Rumors: Should the Los Angeles Angels Trade Bobby Abreu?

    When the Los Angeles Angels announced they had signed both Albert Pujols and C.J. Wilson, the club effectively sealed its 2012 depth charts and pitching rotations, respectively...

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  25. Explaining the NBA 2011-12 Season's Points of Emphasis

    As the NBA begins its shortened 2012-plus-one-week-of-2011 season, fans might notice some differences on the court in regards to the officiating...

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