1. How to Celebrate MLB's Opening Day

    Opening Day around Major League Baseball represents a clean slate, a chance to put aside the fortunes and misfortunes of 2014 and cast off that winter coat, scarf, gloves and knit hat in favor of a cap and some flip-flops...

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  2. San Antonio Spurs vs. Miami Heat: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    The San Antonio Spurs can sense when the postseason nears, like a shark with blood in the water, and they pulled away from the Miami Heat with a clinical second-half performance in the 95-81 victory on Tuesday...

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  3. Houston Rockets vs. Toronto Raptors: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    The plummeting Toronto Raptors hosted the Houston Rockets on Monday in what became a battle of star shooting guards , and DeMar DeRozan bested James Harden in the Raptors' gritty 99-96 win...

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  4. 8 MLB Players Who've Been Putting in Work This Offseason

    Everyone from fans and sabermetricians to teammates and general managers judge baseball players on their April-to-October results , but that forgets the bleakness of a wintry offseason...

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  5. The Fastest NBA Teams in Transition

    Transition basketball is not just about getting fast breaks from turnovers. It's about pushing the ball up the floor, finding outlet passes on rebounds, exploiting defenses and dictating the pace of a game...

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  6. Indiana Pacers vs. Milwaukee Bucks: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    The Milwaukee Bucks opened a 23-point lead in the first quarter over the Indiana Pacers on Thursday, but the hosts had to fight off a late charge to hold on for the 111-107 win...

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  7. Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Memphis Grizzlies: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    The Cleveland Cavaliers mauled the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday with a dominant performance in the 111-89 road win. Kyrie Irving scored 24 points, Kevin Love double-doubled with 22 and 10 and LeBron James tallied 20 points...

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  8. San Antonio Spurs vs. Dallas Mavericks: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    The San Antonio Spurs flashed their reigning-champion form early on Tuesday night, but the Dallas Mavericks punched back on their home court and rode off with a 101-94 win...

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  9. Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Milwaukee Bucks: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    The Cleveland Cavaliers' visit to the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday afternoon told a tale of two halves, and the Cavs flipped a 53-44 halftime deficit into a 108-90 victory...

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  10. The Best Head-to-Head Battles in the NBA so Far This Season

    A head-to-head battle on an NBA court can take many different guises, whether it be LeBron James returning to South Beach, Russell Westbrook trading buckets with Damian Lillard ...

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  11. Denver Nuggets vs. Houston Rockets: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    The Denver Nuggets kept pressuring the Houston Rockets on Thursday , but James Harden could neither be stopped nor contained during the Rockets' 118-108 victory...

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  12. Indiana Pacers vs. Chicago Bulls: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    The Indiana Pacers visited the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday and played with tenacity for 42 minutes, but a late Bulls run powered the hosts to a 103-86 win. Mike Dunleavy led the way with 19 first-half points and finished with 21...

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  13. NBA Teams Looking Energized Down the Stretch

    The weeks following the NBA All-Star break provide a chance to make a statement about how a team will finish the season, and while teams like the Toronto Raptors have been sinking, others squads have made serious strides...

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  14. 7 NBA Players with Otherworldly Abilities

    Basketball legend Darryl Dawkins shattered backboards and boasted one of the best all-time nicknames ("Chocolate Thunder"), but he also professed to be an alien who had arrived from the planet Lovetron ...

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  15. Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Miami Heat: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    LeBron James brought his Cleveland Cavaliers to South Beach on Monday, and the Miami Heat inflicted a merciless beatdown on their former leader with a 106-92 trouncing...

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  16. Iowa State vs. Kansas: Live Score and Highlights for Big 12 Championship 2015

    The Iowa State Cyclones trailed by 17 points early in the second half, but they staged another incredible comeback and stunned the Kansas Jayhawks 70-66 to win Saturday's Big 12 Championship Game...

    Sean Hojnacki Written by Sean Hojnacki about 5 months ago 4,205 reads 18 comments

  17. Memphis Grizzlies vs. Washington Wizards: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    The Memphis Grizzlies visited the Washington Wizards on Thursday without the services of Mike Conley (ankle), Marc Gasol , Zach Randolph and Tony Allen (rest), and their absence became painfully apparent in the 107-87 Wizards win...

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  18. Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Dallas Mavericks: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    The Cleveland Cavaliers kicked off a four-game road swing by dominating the Dallas Mavericks in a 127-94 rout on Tuesday. A 41-point second quarter proved a portent of things to come, and the Mavs were outscored by 19 in the second half...

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  19. New Orleans Pelicans vs. Milwaukee Bucks: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    The Milwaukee Bucks simply could not hold down the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday, yielding 59 percent shooting from the field in the Pels' 114-103 win...

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  20. Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Chicago Bulls: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    In a back-and-forth game with play as crisp as a pricey hotel's new sheets, the Chicago Bulls stunned the Oklahoma City Thunder 108-105 on Thursday...

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  21. Memphis Grizzlies vs. Houston Rockets: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    The Memphis Grizzlies visited the Houston Rockets on Wednesday with only 1.5 games separating the rivals, and the Grizz ripped out their hosts' hearts on Marc Gasol 's game-winning runner in the 102-100 win...

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  22. The Most High-Energy Players in the NBA

    Among the four major North American pro sports, the only true test of a player's motor comes on the basketball court. Baseball proceeds at a glacial pace, football separates offense from defense and hockey brings line changes every minute or two...

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  23. Phoenix Suns vs. Miami Heat: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    In a matchup of teams scrapping for a low playoff seed, the Miami Heat fought off a physical visit from the Phoenix Suns and emerged with a 115-98 victory from Monday's drama-filled tilt...

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  24. Golden State Warriors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    The Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers clashed Thursday in a possible NBA Finals preview, and LeBron James stole the show with a relentless performance in Cleveland's 110-99 victory...

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  25. Dallas Mavericks vs. Atlanta Hawks: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    After the Dallas Mavericks opened a 14-point lead in the first quarter Wednesday, the Atlanta Hawks flipped a switch and rolled to a 104-87 win. Dennis Schroder came off the bench to lead the hosts with 17 points...

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