1. Sweet 16 Success: #1 Seeds, #2 Seeds, and ... #8 Seeds?

    Four regional semi-final games will be played Thursday and four on Friday as we get closer to finding out this year’s Final Four...

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  2. Sweet 16 Teams: The Usual Suspects with a Dose of Cinderella

    The first week of the 2013 NCAA men’s Div. I basketball tournament is in the books and we have our Sweet 16 contingent. Three of the four No. 1 seeds advanced, as did a trio of No...

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  3. When Will the Milwaukee Brewers End Their Gold Glove Drought?

    Could this season be the year that the Milwaukee Brewers finally end their long drought of not having a Gold Glove winner? Last season two Brewers made the final cut as finalists ...

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  4. Miss the NBA Playoffs Two Years in a Row? Not the Spurs!

    One of the most amazing stats in the NBA is that the San Antonio Spurs have never gone two consecutive years without making the playoffs since they came into the league in 1976-77...

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  5. Will Carmelo Anthony Catch Kevin Durant or Settle for Another Runner-Up?

    Oklahoma City’s Kevin Durant holds a slight lead in the NBA scoring race, averaging 28.3 points per game, just under a point more than Carmelo Anthony and Kobe Bryant , each with 27...

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  6. Duane Kuiper's 1-HR Record Is Safe for a Few More Years

    San Francisco Giants broadcaster Duane Kuiper can relax… there doesn ’t seem to be anyone on the immediate horizon who will challenge his MLB record for most plate appearances in a career with only one home run...

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  7. How Important Is Winning a Conference Tourney to Reaching the Men's Final Four?

    March Madness really takes off this week as many of the major college conferences begin their men’s conference tournaments...

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  8. 30-HR Trios: L.A. Angels Joined Club in 2012

    In the 2012 MLB season, 27 different players hit 30 or more home runs. Only one team, the Los Angeles Angels, had three players appear on that list: Mark Trumbo (32), Albert Pujols (30) and Mike Trout (30)...

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  9. Franchise Career HR Leaders: Which Teams Will Welcome New Players to the Top?

    Take a look at the career leaders in home runs for the Chicago White Sox, Tampa Bay Rays, New York Mets and Milwaukee Brewers...

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  10. Phillies Roy Halladay: This Century's Complete Game King

    Philadelphia ’s Roy Halladay has been one of the majors' best pitchers in the past decade. Unfortunately, his 2012 season mirrored the Phils ' '12 campaign as the team dropped from 102 wins in 2011 to 81 last year...

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  11. Wilt Chamberlain's 100-Point Game Anniversary: 6 Stats You Might Not Know

    Today is the 51st anniversary of Wilt Chamberlain’s 100-point game in the NBA . Chamberlain’s Philadelphia Warriors defeated the New York Knicks on March 2, 1962, with a score of 169-147, where he scored on 36 baskets and 28 free throws...

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  12. Golden State Warriors' Steph Curry: Analysis on His 54-Point Game on Wednesday

    Golden State’s Steph Curry on Wednesday became the second player in this 2012-13 NBA season to score 50 points in a game when he had 54 in his team’s loss to the Knicks in Madison Square Garden...

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  13. MLB: A Look at 90-Win Seasons

    Everybody loves trivia, right? Let’s see how well you do on these trivia questions. The topic: 90-win seasons in major league baseball...

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  14. The Success of Undrafted Players in the NFL

    Over the past several days, hundreds of college football players have been putting their skills and abilities on display for NFL teams via the NFL Scouting Combine, professional ...

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  15. Tony Parker Wants a 50-40-80 Season: Can He Reach It in 2012-13?

    In a USA Today article earlier this week, it was mentioned that San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker had a shooting goal of 50-40-80 for the season. Parker is hoping that he can finish the season with shooting percentages of over ...

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  16. Daytona 500: Is Danica's Pole Position a Good Omen for Her?

    The big news in the world of sports this past weekend was Danica Patrick winning the pole position for the upcoming Daytona 500 . The “Go Daddy” pitch-girl will start from the No...

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  17. NFL Week 14: Head-to-Head Stats You Need to Know

    Here's a look at this week’s NFL schedule and some historical stats on the head-to-head matchups . St. Louis vs. Buffalo: Buffalo leads the series 6-4...

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  18. Green Bay Packers: Another Season Heavy on the Passing TD

    Packers fans saw something last weekend that has been pretty rare this season: a rushing touchdown! In the third quarter of Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings, running ...

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  19. NFL POP Score Rankings: Can Anyone Stop the New England Patriots Offense?

    For the fifth consecutive game, the New England Patriots offense scored on at least five possessions in a contest. Last week, against the Miami Dolphins , the Patriots offense had two touchdowns and three field goals in their 23-16 win...

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  20. Can This Year's Indianapolis Colts Match Franchise's Historic '99 Season?

    In 1999, Peyton Manning ’s second season with the Indianapolis Colts , the team won 13 games, an increase of 10 victories over their 3-13 season in Manning’s rookie campaign...

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  21. NFL Success in 'No Turnover' Games

    How often have you heard an NFL head coach, when talking about an upcoming game, mention that his team needs to “limit the turnovers” and “protect the ball” to be successful? Quite often, I bet...

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  22. San Francisco 49ers Keep Slim Lead in NFL STOP Factor Rankings for Best Defense

    While the San Francisco 49ers offense deals with a quarterback “issue” that keeps grabbing the headlines, the team’s defense continues with a “business ...

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  23. Is Randall Cobb the Green Bay Packers Best Running Option?

    If you are a Packers ’ fan you have likely heard the team’s coaches and players talk quite a lot about how they need to get the ball into the hands of Randall Cobb more often in games...

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  24. NFL Week 13: Head-to-Head Stats You Need to Know

    Following is a look at this week’s NFL schedule and some historical stats on the head-to-head matchups . Jacksonville vs. Buffalo: The Jaguars hold a slight 6-5 lead in the series...

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  25. Green Bay Packers vs. Minnesota Vikings: How Well Do You Know the Series?

    The Green Bay Packers and Minnesota Vikings began their series back in 1961 when the Packers won a 33-7 contest on Oct. 22 at Metropolitan Stadium. Sunday’s game will be the 103rd in the series...

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