1. Grizzlies vs. Clippers: Zach Randolph-Blake Griffin Battle Will Decide Game 5

    If Blake Griffin can put an end to Zach Randolph 's reign of terror, then this series is as good as over...

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  2. Barcelona vs. Bayern Munich: Jupp Heynckes Should Sit Stars to Avoid Suspension

    Underestimating Barcelona is a mistake no manager should ever make, especially when playing at Camp Nou ...

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  3. 5 Changes Newcastle United Must Make to Alan Pardew's Starting XI

    Alan Pardew has struggled all season to get things right for Newcastle United , both with tactics and with personnel. Against Liverpool , he failed miserably with both...

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  4. Newcastle United: 5 Lessons Learned from Pathetic Effort Against Liverpool

    Newcastle United just suffered their worst loss at home since 1925. Saturday's 6-0 defeat to Liverpool was an embarrassment...

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  5. NFL Draft 2013: Players Who Will Prove to Be Busts from Day 1

    Ryan Nassib Ryan Nassib has been a beneficiary of one of the weaker incoming draft class of quarterbacks the NFL has seen in a decade...

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  6. Jarvis Jones: Analyzing Latest Buzz on Former Georgia LB

    Running a 4.92 40-yard dash has done very little to improve the draft stock of Jarvis Jones. That being said, there wasn't much room for improvement to begin with...

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  7. Fantasy Baseball 2013: 5 Minor Leaguers You Need to Pick Up Before It's Too Late

    While not always the obvious play in fantasy baseball, picking up hot minor league prospects can prove to be extremely fruitful. Just ask anyone who owned Mike Trout last year...

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  8. How Reading Royals Must Prepare for Championship Football Next Season

    Though it's yet to be mathematically guaranteed, any realist would agree that Reading 's short return to the Premier League will end in May...

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  9. Manchester City vs. Wigan: How Latics Can Take Crucial 3 Points

    Wigan Athletic have disproved doubters year after year, managing to survive in the Premier League by the skin of their teeth since 2005...

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  10. Why Chicago White Sox Must Replace Gavin Floyd in Starting Rotation Immediately

    The Chicago White Sox have begun the 2013 season at a level below expectations. Below expectations is a perfect phrase to describe Gavin Floyd's entire major league career...

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  11. Alan Pardew Not at Fault for Newcastle United's Tyne-Wear Derby Disaster

    After their horrid showing in Sunday's Tyne-Wear derby, Newcastle United have a few changes to make. The man leading their club is not one of those changes. Alan Pardew has not been a perfect manager this season by any stretch of the imagination...

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  12. Why Stoke City Must Sack Tony Pulis to Save Club's Future

    Tony Pulis has done some impressive things with Stoke City, bringing the club back to the Premier League after more than a 20-year absence, and he brought the club European football for the first time in 37 seasons...

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  13. Fantasy Baseball 2013: Underperforming Stars You Should Dump Early

    It's been a surprising start to the MLB season, especially in the fantasy world. Chris Davis, John Buck and Matt Harvey, players that most likely weren't the first players chosen ...

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  14. Barcelona vs. PSG: How French Stars Can Pull off Mega Upset at Camp Nou

    After drawing Barcelona 2-2 in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League quarterfinal, Carlo Ancelotti and his Paris Saint-Germain side head to Camp Nou to face a powerhouse in the middle of a perfect storm...

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  15. Where Will West Bromwich Albion Be Without Romelu Lukaku Next Year?

    West Bromwich Albion have been a pleasant surprise this season in the Premier League, currently sitting eighth in the table...

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  16. What Astros Manager Bo Porter Must Do to Keep Houston from AL West Cellar

    In his first season as a major league manager, Bo Porter has his work cut out for him. His Houston Astros, brand new members of the American League West, lost an astounding 107 games last season...

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  17. Newcastle United: 5 Takeaways from the Magpies' Last-Minute Win Against Fulham

    It's too bad for Newcastle United that they have to play a full 90 minutes before they get to stoppage time. Once again, Papiss Cisse is the late hero for the Magpies who squeak by Fulham 1-0 for a crucial three points...

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  18. March Madness: Grading the Atlantic 10 Teams' Performances

    It's been a bizarre season for the Atlantic 10 to say the least. The conference was at a crossroads, with two schools entering the fold (Butler and VCU ), two lame duck schools who ...

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  19. Newcastle United's Premier League Survival Outweighs Europa League Glory

    It's been 44 years since Newcastle United won a major trophy. At this point, the Toon Army won't exactly be surprised if the club can't win the Europa League this season, especially ...

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  20. Paolo Di Canio Makes Tyne-Wear Derby More Important Than Ever for Newcastle

    When Sunderland appointed Paolo Di Canio as their manager on March 31, fans and pundits alike considered it quite a shocker. For Newcastle fans, however, it made perfect sense...

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  21. Chelsea Transfer News: Players Blues Have to Get Rid of This Summer

    At the end of the 2011-12 campaign, Roman Abramovich cleaned out the Stamford Bridge bench and sent several formerly high-profile players packing, prefacing a heap of summer purchases...

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  22. Newcastle United: 6 Reasons the Magpies' Poor Season Is a Blessing in Disguise

    It hasn't been the easiest of seasons for Newcastle United . After finishing fifth in the Premier League in 2011-12 and earning a place in the Europa League, the Toon looked to be headed in the right direction...

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  23. Mexico vs. USA: Brad Guzan Key to US Victory at Azteca

    On Aug. 15, 2012, the United States won against their bitter rival Mexico on Mexican soil for the first time in their competitive history...

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  24. 4 Lessons MLB Pitchers Should Take from Cy Young's Legacy

    Friday, March 29th will mark what would have been Cy Young 's 143rd birthday. Young was one of the best pitchers of all time, winning the first World Series, holding six career records ...

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  25. Newcastle United: Looking Back on Steve Harper's Legendary Career

    The time has come for a true Geordie legend to move on. Steve Harper , the 38-year-old goalkeeper who has spent the last 20 years with Newcastle United , will not be offered a new ...

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