1. Roger Clemens' Acquittal and the PED Admission MLB Still Needs

    Despite the greatest efforts of Bud Selig, the MLBPA and Major League Baseball owners, the book on performance-enhancing drug (PED) use within the sport won’t quite close...

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  2. Los Angeles Dodgers: 3 Prospects Breathing Down the Necks of Regulars

    The Los Angeles Dodgers continue to sport the National League's best record at 42-27 entering today's series finale against the Oakland A's...

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  3. Top 25 Athletes Under 25

    If the problem with youth is that it’s wasted on the young, that certainly is not true in the case of these young stars...

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  4. The 20 Biggest Underachievers in Sports

    Fans of all sports must accept the cruel reality that for every athlete that exceeds our wildest expectations, there are ten more that fail to deliver on incredible promise...

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  5. NBA Finals 2012: 5 Reasons the Miami Heat Will Win the NBA Title

    The 2012 NBA Finals get underway tonight, with the Oklahoma City Thunder facing off against the Miami Heat in what most people predict will be the first of many titles for Kevin Durant and co...

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  6. Los Angeles Dodgers: Re-Ranking Dodgers' Top 10 Prospects Post-Draft

    The Los Angeles Dodgers entered last week’s MLB amateur draft attempting to restock a minor league system that had been neglected during the Frank McCourt era...

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  7. Los Angeles Dodgers Host Angels in the Real "Battle: Los Angeles"

    The Dodgers are riding high after winning six of seven games during a recent road trip that sent them to Philadelphia for four games before heading back across the country for three games in Seattle with no day off in between...

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  8. Los Angeles Dodgers MLB Draft Results: Scouting Profiles for 2012 Picks

    Today marks the first day of Major League Baseball's 2012 amateur draft. For the Los Angeles Dodgers , this also represents the first major opportunity for their new ownership to start putting their stamp on the franchise...

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  9. The Top 20 Athlete-Celebrity Marriages

    Be they athletes, actors, singers, or reality stars, the world is obsessed with celebrities. The evolution of new media and social media, along with various technological advances ...

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  10. Los Angeles Dodgers: 4 Goals for the New Ownership Group in the 2012 MLB Draft

    2012 has been kind to the Los Angeles Dodgers so far. The Frank McCourt ownership era is now officially behind them, and the team enters today with the best record in Major League Baseball at 32-17...

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  11. Los Angeles Dodgers: 10 Ways to Make a Huge Splash at the Trade Deadline

    The Los Angeles Dodgers are still living the dream. They have MLB ’s best record at 30-14 heading into Memorial Day Weekend, including a surprising 7-3 mark during Matt Kemp’s stint on the disabled list...

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  12. NBA Playoffs 2012: 14 Greatest Game Winners in NBA Playoff History

    The NBA Playoffs just wouldn’t be the the NBA Playoffs without a game-winning, series-altering shot or two...

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  13. Miami Heat Need Phil Jackson but Will Pat Riley Make the Call?

    There’s something strange in the neighborhood. Who you gonna call? Phil Jackson? Relax folks, the "Zen Master" hasn ’t signed on to appear on the silver screen alongside ...

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  14. NBA Playoffs 2012: Stars are Aligned for A Celtics Run to the NBA Finals

    If the Boston Celtics fail to reach their third NBA Finals in the past five seasons, they certainly won’t be able to blame the basketball gods...

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  15. Los Angeles Dodgers: 4 LA Dodgers Who Deserve to Make the All-Star Game

    The Los Angeles Dodgers , nearly one quarter of the way through the season, are riding high atop the NL West, sporting a National League's best 25-13 record...

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  16. Josh Hamilton Hits 4 Home Runs: Why He Is the Best Hitter in Baseball

    Josh Hamilton and Matt Kemp are both in the running to be MLB ’s first Triple Crown winner since Carl Yastrzemski in 1967...

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  17. Los Angeles Dodgers: 3 Reasons Their Starting Rotation Is Better Than the Giants

    The Los Angeles Dodgers entered the 2012 MLB season as the third best team in the NL West, with questions marks all over the field, particularly about their starting pitching...

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  18. Los Angeles Dodgers: Is Andre Ethier the Biggest Threat to a Triple Crown?

    Matt Kemp is off to a terrific start in 2012 following a breakout 2011 season. Through the season’s first 26 games, Kemp is leading the National League in batting average (...

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  19. Los Angeles Dodgers: 10 Best Individual Offensive Seasons in L.A. History

    The Los Angeles Dodgers are riding high to start the 2012 MLB season, and no player is more responsible for the team’s early success than center fielder Matt Kemp ...

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  20. NBA Playoffs: Complete First Round Preview

    The 2012 NBA playoffs kicked off today signaling the official start of the chase for the Larry O’Brien trophy. This year’s tournament is as wide open as any in recent memory...

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  21. NFL Draft: Should the NFL Adopt the NBA's Draft Lottery System?

    The NFL draft is less than 48 hours away and fans everywhere are bubbling with anticipation. The league does a great job keeping fans engaged year-round, and the draft has become its signature offseason event...

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  22. Los Angeles Dodgers: 6 Reasons Why the Dodgers Can Win the NL West

    The Dodgers have been one of the early surprises of the 2012 MLB season, jumping out to a 10-3 start. Only the most optimistic fan would have picked them to finish higher than ...

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  23. Boston Celtics: Time to Rest Up for the Playoffs

    The Boston Celtics enter tonight’s game at Atlanta­­ having clinched another Atlantic Division title, locked into the Eastern Conference’s fourth seed in the playoffs...

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  24. Los Angeles Dodgers: Matt Kemp's Quest for a 50/50 Season

    Los Angeles Dodgers center fielder Matt Kemp turned a few heads this offseason when he publicly stated his goal of reaching the unprecedented 50 home run, 50 stolen base plateau this season...

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  25. 2012 NFL Schedule: The 17 Most Intriguing Games of the Year

    The 2012 NFL Schedule was released Tuesday night, and as it does every year, the league blessed us football fanatics with some intriguing matchups...

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