1. One Long Century: A Review of the Chicago Cubs' Misfortune

    Flashback...It's 1908 and the Chicago Cubs have just repeated as World Series champs behind pitchers Mordecai "Three Finger" Brown, Ed Reulbach, Jack Pfiester and Orval Overall...

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  2. Toronto Blue Jays: Frank Thomas Out, Barry Bonds In?

    The Toronto Blue Jays over the weekend have released slumping Designated Hitter Frank Thomas, so does this mean the first brick has been laid for a possible Barry Bonds return to baseball...

    John Lewis Written by John Lewis about over 6 years ago 3,885 reads 31 comments

  3. NFL Draft: Best Players That Went Undrafted

    The NFL draft is always full of surprises and none are more shocking then future Pro-Bowlers that go undrafted. While scouts are better at evaluating talent, there's always the one player that slips through the cracks...

    John Lewis Written by John Lewis about over 6 years ago 6,311 reads 9 comments

  4. Isiah Thomas Firing: Finally a Good Move for the Knicks

    Finally the New York Knicks put an end to the coaching career of Isiah Thomas, at least in New York. This move comes amid several controversial moments that have made the Knicks the laughing stock of the NBA for years...

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  5. NFL: Tom Brady Heads List of Top Late-Round Draft Picks

    Hey, the draft matters and there are always great late-round picks that go on to have a Hall-of-Fame career. So, in the spirit of competition here is the list of players taken after rounds one through four...

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  6. Top 10 NFL Draft Picks of All Time

    When your team has a pick in the top 10 of the NFL draft you expect to land a franchise type player. Of course, it doesn't always work out that way, so that got me thinking about the best players of all time selected in the top 10 on the draft...

    John Lewis Written by John Lewis about over 6 years ago 139 reads 1 comments

  7. NBA: Derrick Rose Makes It Official

    Derrick Rose becomes the latest super freshman to make the jump to the next level and while he dominated the college game, what kind of pro would he make?During his only season at Memphis Rose averaged 15 points and 4...

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  8. Does the NFL Have a Steroid Problem?

    Stephen Cooper of the San Diego Chargers gets caught taking an illegal substance and suspended for the first four games of next season...

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  9. NFL Draft: Worst Selections Ever

    As the 2008 NFL Draft quickly approaches and teams are sizing up their selections, I got to thinking about some of the worst picks in draft history.1996-Lawrence PhillipsLawrence Phillips could've been the worst pick in the history of the NFL draft...

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  10. Alright Already, Tiger Didn't Win

    Look, no one roots for Tiger more than I, but let's get over the fact that he didn't win, or come from behind, or scare anyone into dropping seven shots...

    John Lewis Written by John Lewis about over 6 years ago 414 reads 1 comments

  11. College Basketball: Next Year's Top Class

    As Michael Beasley is calling a press conference Monday evening to, presumably, announce his jump to the next level, I got to thinking what about next year's class of top freshmen, and who we'll be watching come March...

    John Lewis Written by John Lewis about over 6 years ago 2,027 reads 0 comments

  12. Turkish Camel Westling: Perhaps the World's Greatest Spectator Sport

    One sport that's gaining the attention of many and could become one of the greatest spectator sports is...wait for it...Turkish Camel Wrestling. I'm serious...

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  13. Augusta Charge: Why Tiger Woods Will Not Win the Masters

    As Tiger Woods enters the third round at Augusta, seven shots back, he needs to make a Nicklaus-type come back to claim his fifth green jacket...

    John Lewis Written by John Lewis about over 6 years ago 669 reads 1 comments

  14. West Coast Swing: OJ Mayo Set to Turn Pro

    There must be something in the water out on the West Coast as it's been reported that Kevin Love and Darren Collison are set to turn pro, and USC's O.J. Mayo is ready to join them as well...

    John Lewis Written by John Lewis about over 6 years ago 265 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Draft: Giving the NBA Some Love

    By now everyone in the country knows that UCLA's super freshman Kevin Love and junior Darren Collison are reportedly going pro. While that makes sense from a business stand point, millions of dollars and no school work...

    John Lewis Written by John Lewis about over 6 years ago 1,274 reads 17 comments

  16. Breaking News: Hansbrough Decides to Transfer

    North Carolina junior Tyler Hansbrough is talking about a transfer to another school.Tyler, the older Hansbrough, is helping his younger brother Ben transfer out of Mississippi State, where he's been a star guard for two years...

    John Lewis Written by John Lewis about over 6 years ago 2,065 reads 6 comments

  17. NCAA Tournament: Kansas Jayhawks Finally Come Through

    With the whole world watching, Mario Chalmers nailed a game-tying three pointer, and Coach Bill Self and the Kansas Jayhawks came through in the clutch to claim their first title in 20 years...

    John Lewis Written by John Lewis about over 6 years ago 1,952 reads 7 comments

  18. NCAA Title Game: Are Memphis and Kansas the Two Best Teams?

    With Monday night's title game pitting the Memphis Tigers against the Kansas Jayhawks, I wonder are these two teams the best in the game? Both teams can make the argument of being the ...

    John Lewis Written by John Lewis about over 6 years ago 1,110 reads 1 comments

  19. Indiana Pacer Sitting Out to Watch Brother

    As if things couldn't get any worse for the Indiana Pacers, the team was told that shooting guard Kareem Rush would rather watch his younger brother, Brandon Rush of Kansas, play in the NCAA finals Monday night than be with the team...

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  20. Dick Vitale Finally Hits Paydirt

    On September 5, 2008 Dick Vitale will do something he's never done before: be a member of the Professional Basketball Hall of Fame.Vitale and seven others, most notably Patrick Ewing, Hakeem Olajuwon and coach Pat Riley, will be enshrined...

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  21. NBA Draft: New Age Limit for College Stars?

    It seems as though NBA Commissioner David Stern and NCAA President Myles Brand have made up their mind, to change the minimum number of college seasons for players entering the NBA from one to two...

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  22. Final Four: Kansas Jayhawks and Memphis Tigers Win Big

    Okay, who picked Kansas and Memphis to win big and play in the finals? I know I didn't, but I wasn't surprised to see the result. Just look at each roster. They are filled with upperclassmen...

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  23. Final Four: No Excuses Tonight. Who Will Be Triumphant?

    While this is the first time that all four no.1 seeds have been in the final four together, this is also the first time since 1970 that the top four teams in the AP Poll have played in the final weekend...

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  24. Tyler Hansbrough and Kevin Love: NBA Stars...or Starters?

    Now that we know Eric Gordon is leaving the Indiana Hoosiers after only one season and we almost expect Derrick Rose and Michael Beasley to follow suit, where does that leave big men Tyler ...

    John Lewis Written by John Lewis about over 6 years ago 2,700 reads 18 comments

  25. MLB: A-Rod Under Attack

    The opening week of the Major League Baseball season had a few surprises. For example, the Kansas City Royals sweeping the Detroit Tigers was unexpected.But nothing was more surprising than the attack of A-Rod at Fenway Park...

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