1. MLB Rumors: Blue Jays Most Likely to Be Traded

    With the first significant trade of the MLB season occurring over the weekend, involving the Red Sox , Cubs and Orioles , Blue Jays fans might be thinking about their team's trade outlook...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 2 years ago 3,059 reads 15 comments

  2. NHL Playoffs: Claude Giroux and 6 Other Early Conn Smythe Favorites

    With three series already in the books in the 2012 NHL playoffs and several others on the brink, it's a good time to look at the best players from the first round...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 2 years ago 2,612 reads 14 comments

  3. NHL Playoffs 2012: Predicting Second-Round Series and Their Outcomes

    The first round of the 2012 NHL playoffs are nearly over and done with. Needless to say, it's been an unbelievable week of hockey. Overtimes, fights, suspensions, hits, and saves, the playoffs have had everything this year...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 2 years ago 4,432 reads 9 comments

  4. Jose Bautista: Why the Blue Jays' Home Run Machine Has Struggled in 2012

    2012 started so well for Jose Bautista and the Toronto Blue Jays . In their opening game in Cleveland, the Jays' slugger took Indians starter Justin Masterson deep to left field...

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  5. Best Team Leaders in Stanley Cup Playoff History

    The Stanley Cup playoffs have the ability to reveal the best in some players. And in order to lift the hardest trophy to win in all of sports, teams need their leaders to raise their games...

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  6. NHL Playoffs 2012: Three Stars from Thursday Night's Games

    For hockey fans, what could have possibly been better than Thursday night's 2012 NHL Playoff games? Three of the four match-ups went to overtime. To steal a baseball phrase, "free hockey" is always entertaining and it's even more fun in the playoffs...

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  7. NHL Playoffs 2012: 5 Key Takeaways for the New York Rangers Following Game 1

    Pretty darn good start, don't you think Ranger fans? Game 1 of the New York Rangers series against the Ottawa Senators was a clear success for the home squad...

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  8. NHL Playoffs: Did the Referees Cost the Pittsburgh Penguins a Win in Game One?

    For one of the most hyped first-round playoff series in a long time, Game 1 of the Penguins - Flyers series in Pittsburgh didn't disappoint...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 2 years ago 1,694 reads 25 comments

  9. Toronto Blue Jays: 5 Early Signs They're Better Than the Red Sox

    Five games of a young MLB season represents a grand total of three percent of the entire year. However, the first five games can often tell fans and players how the makeup of a team will shake out as the season goes on...

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  10. NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs: 1 Reason Each Team Can Win the Cup

    The Stanley Cup playoffs are a new season for 16 lucky teams. It's not quite on the same level as March Madness, but upsets are frequent within in the new NHL ...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 2 years ago 1,961 reads 0 comments

  11. Blue Jays 2012: Cheers and Jeers from Opening Series

    The Blue Jays season is underway with a 2-1 series win over the Cleveland Indians this weekend. It was certainly a memorable opening weekend with Thursday's record-setting 16-inning epic, followed by two tight games on Saturday and Sunday...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 2 years ago 768 reads 4 comments

  12. Opening Day 2012: Toronto Blue Jays Show Many Positives in Record-Setting Win

    What. A. Game. The Toronto Blue Jays ' epic, 16-inning win yesterday could turn out to be the best game of the year...

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  13. 2012 NHL Playoffs: 8 Dream Playoff Series We'd Love to See

    The NHL playoffs are God's gift to hockey fans. For two months, we become witnesses to the best hockey players playing their best hockey for the most difficult trophy to win in all of sports...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 2 years ago 2,729 reads 23 comments

  14. Penguins, Flyers Fight: Why It's Wrong to Blame Anyone for Sunday's Line Brawl

    First of all, this whole line-brawl thing is awesome. From a hockey fan's perspective, nothing is more entertaining then two very talented teams who happen to absolutely despise each other add fuel to the metaphorical fire...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 2 years ago 2,233 reads 20 comments

  15. Brett Lawrie: Can Toronto Blue Jays Stud Knock in 100 Runs This Season?

    Let's start with Brett Lawrie's spring stat line: 36 AB, 20 Hits, .556 BA, 1.429 OPS. Do I have your attention yet? After his emergence at the end of 2011, Lawrie has done nothing but hit in 2012...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 2 years ago 1,698 reads 0 comments

  16. 2012 NHL Award Predictions

    Winning an NHL Award not only provides your fans with bragging rights over rivals, but it also leaves players with a spot in the NHL history books...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 2 years ago 5,582 reads 68 comments

  17. Toronto Blue Jays: 5 Things That Need to Happen for Toronto to Make the Playoffs

    The Jays are knocking at the door. Not only do they have a wealth of talented prospects, they have the pieces to contend for the AL East title in 2012...

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  18. NHL 2012: MVPs for Every Team

    As another NHL season comes and goes, it's always fun to look at which players meant the most to each franchise this season...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 2 years ago 5,664 reads 70 comments

  19. Toronto Blue Jays 2012: 8 Things We Learned About the Jays This Spring

    The Toronto Blue Jays have generated some buzz this spring. At least more buzz than the team is used to...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 2 years ago 2,780 reads 17 comments

  20. Masters: Why Tiger Woods Will Win His 15th Major Title

    With his win at the Arnold Palmer Invitational on Sunday, Tiger Woods has somehow overcome all of the doubt that was placed on him by the media...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 2 years ago 372 reads 2 comments

  21. NHL: 5 Reasons the Toronto Maple Leafs Will Make the Playoffs in 2013

    It sucks to be a Toronto Maple Leafs fan these days. I mean, it really sucks. They have unpredictable goaltending, no leadership and a lack of both mental and physical toughness...

    Tim Mackay Written by Tim Mackay about over 2 years ago 6,685 reads 42 comments