1. Commentary from the Cheap Seats: Big Ten Semifinals

    I spent last Friday and Saturday attending part of my first-ever Big Ten tournament. For part one in this series (a complete rundown of my quarterfinals experience), click here...

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  2. Mega March Madness Marathon on Multiple Monitors: Your Dream, My Reality

    My favorite sports event...ever...has been the NCAA tournament...always. Specifically the first weekend.Where else do you get the drama of 48 games in 4 days? The NBA playoffs? Two months long...

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  3. Purdue University: Sweet 16 Bound?

    Of any potential sleeper in the NCAA tournament, Purdue might be the most obvious pick. And since I'm a Purdue fan, that doesn't bother me—I'm taking the Boilermakers to get ...

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  4. Commentary from the Cheap Seats: Big Ten Quarterfinals

    What happens when a 24-year-old lifelong Purdue fan attends part of the Big Ten men’s basketball tournament for the first time? I’m glad you asked! This is part analysis, part journal...

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  5. Blazers-Lakers: Los Angeles Win Streak Stops in Portland

    Recap: Portland snapped the Lakers' ten-game winning streak, outscoring the visitors 33-24 in the pivotal fourth quarter...

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  6. Inside the Lakers: LA 106, Miami 88

    If you haven't watched the Lakers play in a few weeks, your knowledge of the team, based on media coverage alone, probably goes something like this: A. Kobe Bryant's finger is hurt, but he's still playing...

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  7. Purdue Basketball: Boilers Inch Closer to Big Ten Title

    Purdue fans were getting a little antsy last night.The Boilermakers (No. 16 AP/No. 19 USA Today) had blown an early double-digit lead against visiting Minnesota and trailed 24-21 late in the first half of their Big Ten contest...

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  8. Dustin Keller: The Tight End You've Never Heard Of

    Unless you've spent the last three days glued to the NFL Network, you might not be as familiar with this name as you should be (and soon will): Dustin Keller, tight end, Purdue University...

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  9. When You Wish Upon a Star: NBA Upgrades at the Trade Deadline

    Ben Wallace. Drew Gooden. Mike Bibby. Jason Kidd. Devin Harris. Shaquille O'Neal. Shawn Marion. Pau Gasol. These are the kind of players that get traded every day—on my NBA Live video game...

    Tim Cary Written by Tim Cary about over 6 years ago 1,248 reads 7 comments

  10. Why the Los Angeles Lakers Will Win the Pacific Division

    The Lakers and Suns are tied at 37-17 atop the Pacific Division with a third of the regular season left to play. Both teams made crucial acquisitions before today's trade deadline: the Lakers ...

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