1. Cal Football Recruiting: Latest News on Potential Prospects

    Still reeling from the loss of coach Tosh Lupoi, the California Golden Bears have been trying to pick up the broken pieces as far as recruiting goes...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 1,969 reads 1 comments

  2. LA Dodgers: Second Half Expectations for Team's Biggest Stars

    After a blistering start to the season in which the Los Angeles Dodgers had the best record in the majors, the injury bug has taken its toll, and L.A. has been surpassed by the San Francisco Giants in the NL West...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 337 reads 1 comments

  3. Luis Scola: Analyzing Impact Big Man Will Have on Phoenix Suns

    In acquiring forward Luis Scola via amnesty auction, the Phoenix Suns have already done a lot to bolster a porous frontcourt...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 2,880 reads 20 comments

  4. NBA Rumors: Nicolas Batum Won't Make Minnesota Timberwolves an Elite Team

    While the Minnesota Timberwolves pursuit of restricted free agent Nicolas Batum is encouraging to a fanbase desperate to win, acquiring the Portland swingman will not be enough to put the Wolves among the NBA ’s elite...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 7,726 reads 15 comments

  5. Clint Dempsey: Impact Soccer Star Will Have on US If He Goes to Liverpool

    American soccer star Clint Dempsey could have a new home in Liverpool soon. If the US Men's National Team midfielder ends up leaving Fulham for Liverpool , then the implications could be enormous for a burgeoning soccer fanbase in the US...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 7,109 reads 6 comments

  6. Jeremy Lin: Analyzing Impact Linsanity Will Have on Houston Rockets

    According to ESPN New York, the New York Knicks will pass on the option to match the Houston Rockets’ contract offer and let Jeremy Lin walk...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 2,984 reads 7 comments

  7. Tour de France 2012: Bradley Wiggins Still Rider to Beat

    Despite an underwhelming finish in Stage 14 of the 2012 Tour de France , Britain’s Bradley Wiggins is still the tour’s rider to beat. Spain’s Luis Leon Sanchez used a late breakaway to win the 118...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 420 reads 0 comments

  8. NBA Summer League 2012: Highlighting Rookies Impressing Early

    With the NBA Summer League underway in Las Vegas, incoming rookies have stolen the show in Sin City. Highlighted by lottery picks, these rookies are proving that they can be capable contributors at the next level...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 2,870 reads 1 comments

  9. Dwight Howard: Lakers Must Stop Pursuing D12 and Commit to Andrew Bynum

    With trade talks swirling involving a deal that would send disgruntled center Dwight Howard to Hollywood, Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak should re-evaluate dealing Andrew Bynum ...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 29,165 reads 45 comments

  10. L.A. Clippers: Summer League Roster, Key Storylines

    With 13 players on the summer league roster, the Los Angeles Clippers will be looking for a players to fill some of their glaring roster holes. Summer league coach Robert Pack will try to develop the players into legitimate NBA threats...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 3,006 reads 8 comments

  11. ESPY Awards 2012: Jeremy Lin and 3 Most Undeserving Winners

    The winners of the 2012 ESPY Awards were well-deserved for the most part. The greatest male athlete alive, LeBron James , did the heavy lifting and took home three ESPYs, including ...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 673 reads 60 comments

  12. Cal Football: 5 Keys for an Offensive Resurgence for Golden Bears

    Averaging just 28.3 points per game in 2011, the California Golden Bears finished a mediocre 7-6 for a banal and middle-of-the-pack finish in the Pac-12 ...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 1,055 reads 9 comments

  13. NBA Free Agency: How the Clippers Should Fill out the Rest of Their Roster

    A busy offseason has seen the Los Angeles Clippers make some intriguing moves. They got their stretch big man in Lamar Odom , but had to deal sixth man Mo Williams in the process...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 1,598 reads 5 comments

  14. Kentucky Basketball: 5 Reasons Next Year's Team Could Be Better Than This Year's

    Coming off of a national championship, coach John Calipari's Kentucky Wildcats will be looking to make a repeat performance in 2012-13...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 239 reads 24 comments

  15. NBA Rumors: Ray Allen Should Sign with Clippers over Miami Heat

    According to ESPN.com's Brian Windhorst , free agent Ray Allen will be visiting with officials from the Los Angeles Clippers and the Miami Heat to listen to offers during the next two days...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 1,289 reads 4 comments

  16. NBA Free Agency: Steve Nash Isn't Enough for Lakers to Win a Title

    Even with the two-time MVP Steve Nash , the Los Angeles Lakers still need some personnel improvements if they are going to win a title next season...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 1,065 reads 2 comments

  17. Cal Football: The Bears' Biggest Question Marks

    With a young defense and a suspect offense, the Bears will be heading into 2012 with numerous questions...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 532 reads 1 comments

  18. NBA Free Agents: Who the Knicks Must Go After

    With only nine players currently under contract and nearly $50 million committed to Carmelo Anthony , Amare Stoudemire and Tyson Chandler , the New York Knicks could have their options limited during free agency...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 878 reads 0 comments

  19. Cal Football: Why Golden Bears Will Cause Pac-12 Fits in 2012

    Heading into this upcoming season, the California Golden Bears are nobody's pick to make a splash in the Pac-12 ...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 646 reads 2 comments

  20. NBA Draft 2012: Why Anthony Davis Won't Win Rookie of the Year Next Season

    The lock to be the No. 1 overall pick, Kentucky power forward Anthony Davis will find competition in the NBA more grueling than expected. The favorite for the 2013 Rookie of the Year award, the "Unibrow" might not be the sexy pick come April...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 3,470 reads 1 comments

  21. NBA Draft 2012 Projections: Charlotte Bobcats Should Pass on Bradley Beal

    With the 2012 NBA Draft fast approaching, the Charlotte Bobcats will have to resist the temptation to select Florida phenom Bradley Beal with the No. 2 pick...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 2,762 reads 0 comments

  22. Amanda Beard: Why American Swim Legend Should Skip London Olympics

    Looking to make her fifth Olympic squad in London 2012, American swimmer Amanda Beard might be wise to step away from the pool this summer and come back ready for 2016...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 5,336 reads 0 comments

  23. Zach Parise: Why the Devils Will Be Able to Re-Sign the Star Winger

    After losing to the Los Angeles Kings in the Stanley Cup Finals, the New Jersey Devils would be foolish to let star winger Zach Parise walk in free agency...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 1,860 reads 5 comments

  24. 2012 NBA Draft Predictions: 10 Rookies Who'll Start from Day One

    The 2012 NBA Draft is loaded with players that will have an instant impact at the next level. Thrown into the gauntlet, these players will have to learn on the fly as they adjust to the fast pace of the NBA game...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 2,481 reads 5 comments

  25. NBA Draft 2012: 5 Most-Hyped Players with the Highest Bust Potential

    With so much pressure on young NBA draft picks, it is inevitable that some will crack and enter infamous "bust" status...

    Oren Friedman Written by Oren Friedman about 2 years ago 929 reads 0 comments