1. 3 Reasons to Believe Minnesota Vikings Are Rebuilding Correctly

    The Minnesota Vikings are coming off of a 3-13 season last year, and with the added push that the Detroit Lions have made over the last year or two, are now arguably playing in the toughest division in football...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 2,141 reads 3 comments

  2. The 10 Most Memorable Sports Moments That Occurred on Independence Day

    July 4 is special in many different ways. Many of us use it as a day off from work to drink an ice cold beer or two, cook out and enjoy some good food and, most importantly, sit back and enjoy spending time with our families...

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  3. WWE Divas Division: Is AJ Destined to Be the Greatest Diva Ever?

    There is just something about her that has been driving wrestling fans crazy for last three months or so, and her name is AJ...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 4,506 reads 60 comments

  4. Calgary Flames: Is Jiri Hudler Worth $16 Million over 4 Years?

    With almost all of the attention on Zach Parise, Ryan Suter and Martin Brodeur, many people forgot that Jiri Hudler was another name looking for a new contract...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 827 reads 2 comments

  5. 2012 NHL Free Agency: Zach Parise Still Yet to Make a Decision

    The Twitter world exploded Monday afternoon as many people, myself included, were brought to believe that Zach Parise was going to make a decision on where he will be playing for the next portion of his career...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 811 reads 2 comments

  6. Chicago White Sox: Why South Side Sluggers Will Stay Atop the AL Central

    As of Monday afternoon, the Chicago White Sox sit at 42-37 and hold a 1.5-game lead on the Cleveland Indians for the top spot of the AL Central. They have won six of their last 10 games, but finished the month of June with a record of 13-14...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 546 reads 2 comments

  7. Why WWE Must Give Dolph Ziggler a Face Turn

    One of the rising stars of the WWE is without a doubt Dolph Ziggler. Now that the storyline between him and Jack Swagger has faded, and with Vickie Guerrero heading a different direction ...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 5,167 reads 55 comments

  8. US Olympic Trials 2012: Swimming Stars Who Will Break out in London

    The United States Olympic trials have begun for both men and women, and there are many young guns out there that are hoping to take home some hardware in London. Let's take a look at some of the athletes who will break out in England...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 125 reads 0 comments

  9. Vancouver Canucks Sign Cory Schneider to 3-Year, $12 Million Contract

    Details: According to TSN Hockey Insider Darren Dreger , the Vancouver Canucks have agreed to a 3 year, $12 million contract...

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  10. London 2012: What Should Have Been the Official Theme Song of the Olympics

    So as I am driving on my normal route to work at 5 a.m. Thursday morning, I finally had a chance to hear the song that had been chosen to represent the 2012 Summer Olympics , which is "Survival" by Muse...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 602 reads 4 comments

  11. Jonathan Quick vs. Sidney Crosby: Whose Contract Extension Is More Important?

    Thursday was a big day for the NHL , as the two biggest contract extensions of the 2012 off-season were announced...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 1,315 reads 1 comments

  12. WWE Summerslam 2012: Why Brock Lesnar and HHH Deserve to Be the Main Event

    I'm just going to go ahead and start this article off by saying that I really want to see this happen, and unless Brock is physically unable to perform, as he has had serious health issues in the past, then I believe it is going to happen...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 7,162 reads 46 comments

  13. 2012 Hockey Hall of Fame Inductees: Why Brendan Shanahan Was Snubbed

    First off I want to give my congratulations to all four of the 2012 Hockey Hall of Fame Inductees—Joe Sakic, Adam Oates, Pavel Bure and Mats Sundin...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 1,111 reads 1 comments

  14. Robert Griffin III and 9 NFL Rookies Who Are Destined to Fail

    With the NFL draft well behind us and the NFL regular season quickly approaching, it is always interesting to look at the incoming rookies and how we think they will fare this year...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 466 reads 4 comments

  15. Winnipeg Jets: Ondrej Pavelec Agrees to New 5-Year Deal

    The Winnipeg Free Press has reported that the Winnipeg Jets and goaltender Ondrej Pavelec have agreed to a new five-year deal worth $19.5 million. This is a huge upgrade for Pavelec, who only made $1...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 242 reads 0 comments

  16. 5 Midcarders Ready to Take the WWE by Storm

    When I was growing up, the midcard was always a place where you could find the next big thing in professional wrestling. Holding the Intercontinental or United States Championship almost always seemed to lead to greatness...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 9,585 reads 63 comments

  17. NHL Draft 2012: 8 Biggest Storylines Resulting from the Weekend

    The NHL draft has once again come and gone. This year's draft didn't really have the hype of past drafts, mainly because there weren't many prospects who had the expectations to ...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 3,040 reads 18 comments

  18. NHL Draft 2012: Winners and Losers from Day 2

    The 2012 NHL draft has come to a conclusion, and after Friday night's Round 1 took took about three hours from start to finish, the final six rounds were selected in a mere two hours and 45 minutes...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 6,722 reads 15 comments

  19. NHL Offseason 2012: Jordan Staal Traded to Carolina Hurricanes

    SportingNews has reported that the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Carolina Hurricanes have made a trade. The trade will send center and penalty kill specialist Jordan Staal to Carolina in exchange for center Brandon Sutter, Brian Dumoulin and the No...

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  20. NBA Finals 2012: An Open Letter to LeBron James from an Anonymous Sports Fan

    The first thing that people who follow my writing career are going to say is that I have no right talking about the NBA . I played basketball all the way until sixth grade, but I bet I still averaged more points than Skip Bayless did in high school...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 1,458 reads 1 comments

  21. Brandon Jacobs Rewards 6-Year-Old Fan Who Tried to Keep Him in New York

    Hopefully everybody has heard the story by now. The story of six-year-old Joe Armento , who sent the $3.36 he had in his piggy bank to San Francisco in order to try and keep Brandon Jacobs with the New York Giants (via ABC News)...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 438 reads 1 comments

  22. Fantasy Football Draft 2012: Why You Must Avoid Chris Johnson This Season

    The greatest time of the year for the millions of us nonathletic football fans who still love and cherish the game is almost here: fantasy football...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 2,473 reads 8 comments

  23. NHL Players Mock LeBron James' Leg Cramp Via Twitter, Question NBA's Toughness

    LeBron James checked out of game 4 of the NBA finals in the closing minutes with what was reported as "leg cramps." Many people, myself included, criticized James for not getting back in what was perhaps the most important moment of his career...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 4,124 reads 8 comments

  24. Detroit Red Wings: Darren Helm Re-Signs to a 4-Year, $8.5 Million Deal

    Breaking news out of Hockeytown , as CBS Sports is reporting that the Detroit Red Wings have re-signed restricted free agent Darren Helm to a four-year extension worth $8.5 million...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 614 reads 19 comments

  25. Why CM Punk Can Be the Most Popular WWE Superstar Ever

    CM Punk surprised many viewers, myself included, by pinning Kane at No Way Out in order to keep the WWE Championship. I was almost positive that Daniel Bryan was going to get the victory, and the crowd would chant "Yes!" for the rest of the night...

    Shane Darrow Written by Shane Darrow about over 2 years ago 1,909 reads 30 comments