1. Los Angeles Dodgers: 4 Reasons Matt Kemp Will Rightfully Win NL MVP

    Regardless of the league or sport, crowning the MVP is an imperfect science. First, there’s bias involved. A lot of the times it really is a popularity contest...

    Noah Poinar Written by Noah Poinar about 2 years ago 131 reads 0 comments

  2. NBA Draft 2012: Why Cavs Should Avoid Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

    Michael Kidd-Gilchrist becomes a very real possibility now that the Cleveland Cavaliers have secured the third best lottery odds in the draft. MKG to the Cavs is particularly appealing to a lot of Cavs fans for three main reasons...

    Noah Poinar Written by Noah Poinar about 2 years ago 7,641 reads 93 comments

  3. Fantasy Baseball Sleepers 2012: 4 Pitchers You Must Pick Up

    We're approaching the sixth-way point of the 2012 season, which means we've got injuries and enough of a sample size to offer a couple pitching options that could do you well if you're looking for help...

    Noah Poinar Written by Noah Poinar about 2 years ago 2,825 reads 1 comments

  4. NBA Playoffs 2012: 5 Players Who Will Cruise Through Rest of Playoffs

    We're an eighth of the way through the 2012 NBA playoffs, so what better time to predict which players (and teams) will cruise their way through the rest of the playoffs. For this list, we've got two definitions of the word "cruise...

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  5. 2012 NBA Playoffs: Does Mike Brown Deserve Some Credit After All?

    Mike Brown would have been third on my Coach of the Year Ballot if I were given a vote. The Coach of the Year award is the most subjective accolade in all of professional sports...

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  6. NBA Playoffs 2012: Stock-Watching the Stars

    Here’s a condensed recap of what happened in the 2011 NBA playoffs: Zach Randolph became one of the two-or-three-best power forwards in the game...

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  7. NFL Draft 2012 Projections: Highlighting Big Round 2 Moves

    One: If Georgia Tech wide receiver Stephen Hill and/or LSU wide receiver Rueben Randle are still on the board at No. 37, the Cleveland Browns will most likely take one or the other...

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  8. NFL Draft Order 2012: Jets, Rams, Bucs, and Browns Have Most Leverage

    Which teams have the most leverage to trade up in the 2012 NFL draft ? Let's take a look: 4. New York Jets I don't see them trading up in the first round, but I won't dismiss the possibility completely...

    Noah Poinar Written by Noah Poinar about 2 years ago 1,104 reads 0 comments

  9. 2012 NFL Draft: Projecting RG3's Career Path in the NFL

    I would be out of line if I were to compare Robert Griffin III to Michael Vick . Unlike Vick when he came out of Virginia Tech, Griffin is predominantly a pass first, run second quarterback...

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  10. Michael Brantley and Asdrubal Cabrera Are Key for Cleveland Indians' Offense

    Last week the Cleveland Indians strung together four consecutive games in which they scored five or more runs in a inning. If you’re a stat buff, it was pretty impressive, I suppose...

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  11. 2012 NFL Draft: The Cleveland Browns Blue Chip Complex

    There are four, and only four, blue chip prospects available in this draft: Andrew Luck, Matt Kalil, Morris Claiborne, and Trent Richardson...

    Noah Poinar Written by Noah Poinar about 2 years ago 7,085 reads 80 comments

  12. 2012 NFL Draft: Ryan Tannehill Is a Top 10 Talent...Because We Say so

    When it comes to the NFL draft, the quarterback position is all about supply and demand, and in 2012 the demand for a franchise quarterback has never been higher...

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  13. Cleveland Indians: 5 Bold Predictions for the Tribe's 1st Month Back

    The Indians are four games into the season, which means it is time for me to overreact to what I’ve seen thus far and make some bold predictions for the remainder of this month...

    Noah Poinar Written by Noah Poinar about over 2 years ago 2,496 reads 3 comments

  14. 2012 Masters: 9 Vital Observations from Augusta

    Bubba Watson came away with the green jacket on Sunday, beating out former British Open champion Louis Oosthuizen in sudden death to win his first major championship of his career...

    Noah Poinar Written by Noah Poinar about over 2 years ago 141 reads 0 comments

  15. Rory McIlroy: What PGA's No. 1 Must Do This Weekend

    As we head into the weekend at Augusta, it looks as if we’re headed for a terrific finish at the Masters. With all the rain the course received this past week, we expected to see lower scores—a leader at or around 10-under par...

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  16. NBA Free Agents 2012: 5 Players Cleveland Cavaliers Should Target

    The Cleveland Cavaliers currently have a team salary of $66.5 million. At the end of this season that number will drop down to $41 million. It gets better... As of right now the Cavs have a total committed team salary of $9...

    Noah Poinar Written by Noah Poinar about over 2 years ago 5,038 reads 24 comments

  17. The Masters 2012: 9 Final Group Pairings the PGA Would Love to See

    We haven’t even played the first round and I’m already prepping for Sunday. Here are the top nine final day pairings we would love to see and where they would register on golf’s richter scale...

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  18. The NBA Needs to Take Its Lottery to New Heights, and Here's How

    Breaking News: There is a way for the NBA to solve all of its problems. I’ll go further than that and say that there is a way the NBA can make its league as popular and exciting as the NFL—or at least close to it...

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  19. NBA Draft 2012: 5 Lottery Players Who Would Best Fit with Cleveland Cavaliers

    The college basketball season is officially over, so it's full draft talk mode now. This list requires some explanation on my part...

    Noah Poinar Written by Noah Poinar about over 2 years ago 8,561 reads 66 comments

  20. Masters Odds 2012: Handicapping the Field at Augusta

    With Tiger Woods storming back onto the scene of golf relevancy and Rory McIlroy having a stronghold on the world's No. 1 ranking, this year's Masters field appears to be less open than usual...

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  21. Cleveland Cavaliers Should Regret Trading Ramon Sessions

    Ramon Sessions will be able to opt out of his contract at season's end. If the Cleveland Cavaliers had not traded him at the deadline, he probably would have left this summer...

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  22. Final Four 2012 Predictions: Role Players Who'll Emerge at Key Moments

    I throw out my predictions first. Kentucky over Louisville Kansas over Ohio State Kentucky over Kansas. Predicting which role player will emerge for their team can be a challenging task...

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  23. Cleveland Indians Preview Part 3: Will They Get Help from the Tigers?

    If the Indians are to win the AL Central they’re not likely to do it by virtue of winning 100 games. The truth is that they’re going to need some help from the Tigers , who on paper are clearly the Central’s best team...

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  24. Cleveland Indians Preview Part 2: This Team Is a Sleeper

    It’s pretty clear that the AL central is the Detroit Tigers ' division to lose. But don’t discount the Cleveland Indians ...

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  25. Cleveland Indians Preview: Part 1—Why Didn't They Gamble on Manny Ramirez?

    This is part one of a six part installment previewing the 2012 Cleveland Indians season. Now that we’re a week away from the start of the season, I’ve awoken from ...

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