1. NHL Free Agency 2012: Why Alexander Semin Will Become a Superstar on a New Team

    While most teams have their sights set on reeling in left-winger and top free-agent talent Zach Parise , fellow left-winger and free-agent Alexander Semin is flying under the radar...

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  2. MLB All-Star Game 2012: Why Bryce Harper Hasn't Earned NL "Final Vote"

    Eleven years ago, the MLB gave its fans the opportunity to voice their opinions on the MLB All-Star Game with the Final Vote presented by Firestone...

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  3. Baltimore Orioles and 4 Current Contenders Who Will Fade as Summer Continues

    It’s almost the midway point in the 2012 MLB season and teams across the league have their sights set on a playoff berth. While many teams have dominated their divisions up until this point, some will eventually cool down and fall off...

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  4. Rutgers Football: 3 Big East Teams the Knights Don't Match Up With

    While the Big East will be going through a bit of alteration in the coming season—Temple will be joining the conference and West Virginia will be leaving for the Big 12—Rutgers football will undergo its own fair share of turnover in 2012...

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  5. 2012 NBA Draft Grades: Why New York Knicks Deserve Low Marks

    New York did not have much of a chance to wow its fans heading into draft night. As a result of the three-team trade that brought Tracy McGrady to the Knicks in 2010, New York’s ...

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  6. Why New York Giants' Defense Will Become Even Better in 2012

    The New York Giants have a long and storied history of great defenses—the 2011 defense was not one of them...

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  7. NBA Draft 2012: Why Harrison Barnes Would Be Perfect for Bulls Starting

    On Thursday night, the lockout-shortened 2011-12 NBA season becomes a thing of the past as a fresh new crop of young talent are inducted into the league via the 2012 NBA Draft...

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  8. 2012 NHL Free Agents: Biggest Targets Playoff Contenders Are Gunning for

    With the Stanley Cup finals now in the rear-view mirror, many general managers will be looking back on the 2011-12 season and assessing the areas in which their team fell short...

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  9. Washington Nationals: Why NL East Squad Isn't Far from Playoff Dominance

    Through 72 games , the Washington Nationals are 42-30, standing atop the NL East with a 3.5-game lead over the second place Atlanta Braves . With the midway point of the season nearing, the Nationals should have their sights set on a playoff run...

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  10. West Virginia Football: How Geno Smith Will Become Heisman Front-Runner

    With many of last year's Heisman hopefuls moving on to the professional ranks—namely Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III—a new wave of names will fight to earn the recognition as college football’s most impressive player...

    Kevin Boilard Written by Kevin Boilard about 2 years ago 3,292 reads 3 comments

  11. NHL Awards 2012: Bold Predictions for Every Award

    Just over a week ago, the Los Angeles Kings took down the New Jersey Devils in the finals for their first Stanley Cup victory in franchise history...

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  12. Spain vs. France: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV Info and Preview

    With the group stage of the 2012 Euro Cup now over, the top eight teams will move on to play each other in the quarterfinals . Some teams, like Germany, rolled through the group stage and easily qualified for the next round of play...

    Kevin Boilard Written by Kevin Boilard about 2 years ago 3,231 reads 2 comments

  13. NFL Draft 2013: Matt Barkley and the 10 Best Quarterbacks in This Class

    While the anxiety for the upcoming season builds, it’s never too soon to start talking about next offseason...

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  14. Clemson Football: Why Sammy Watkins Should Be Considered a Heisman Front-Runner

    Only two players have won the Heisman Trophy for their play at the wide receiver position: Notre Dame’s Tim Brown and Michigan’s Desmond Howard...

    Kevin Boilard Written by Kevin Boilard about 2 years ago 1,909 reads 21 comments

  15. Eli Manning: What Makes Little Brother a Better QB Than Peyton

    Peyton Manning has 11 Pro Bowls, five first-team All-Pro selections and four NFL MVP awards to his name...

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  16. Terrell Thomas: New York Giants Cornerback Should Be Hungriest Player in 2012

    New York Giants cornerback Terrell Thomas has already faced a lot of adversity in his short NFL career. After watching his team win the Super Bowl last February, Thomas should be more motivated than ever to dominate the upcoming 2012 season...

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  17. Denmark vs. Germany: Date, Start Time, Live Stream, TV Info and Preview

    The battle for the 2012 UEFA European Championship is well underway, as 16 teams representing their home countries fight to bring home the Henri Delaunay Trophy. Group B is one of the most talented groups in Euro 2012 ...

    Kevin Boilard Written by Kevin Boilard about over 2 years ago 1,876 reads 2 comments

  18. US Open Golf 2012: Final Updates on Rory McIlroy and Bubba Watson

    The 112th U.S. Open, famously coined as “ Golf ’s Toughest Test,” is just around the corner...

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  19. Fantasy Football 2012: Which Tight Ends Are Worth an Early Draft Pick?

    With mandatory team minicamps starting up, it’s time to start thinking about how to spend those early round draft picks in your fantasy football league...

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  20. Yu Darvish: 4 Reasons Texas Rangers Rookie Will Win AL Cy Young

    It’s highly unlikely for a rookie to win the Cy Young award—only former Dodgers pitcher Fernando Valenzuela has accomplished the feat (1981)—but Rangers ace Yu ...

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  21. Washington Capitals: Why Winning Stanley Cup Is a Must for Alex Ovechkin in 2013

    When owner Ted Leonsis and his Washington Capitals drafted an 18-year-old Russian prodigy named Alex Ovechkin, the organization had one goal in mind: to eventually win a Stanley Cup ...

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  22. Stanley Cup Finals 2012: What the Los Angeles Kings Must Do to End the Series

    It’s tough to say that a team “hit its stride” in Game 3 when it already led the series 2-0, but that seems to be the case with the Los Angeles Kings, who now have the New Jersey Devils against the ropes...

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  23. Stanley Cup Finals 2012: What the New Jersey Devils Must Do to Stretch Series

    Already down three games to none in the Stanley Cup Finals, the New Jersey Devils need to quickly scramble something together in order to extend the series to at least Game 5...

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  24. New York Giants: Why RB David Wilson Will Thrive in Rookie Season

    Running back David Wilson earned himself a reputation as an explosive runner in college, as he rushed for 1,709 yards in his final season at Virginia Tech. Come September, Wilson will try to make a similar reputation in the NFL ...

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  25. Washington Capitals: Ranking Top 3 Seasons of the Ovechkin Era

    When the Washington Capitals drafted Alex Ovechkin first overall in the 2004 draft, they were expecting the young, Russian superstar to deliver multiple Stanley Cup championships to D...

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