1. Mind Management: The Importance of Mental Training in Sports

    If there’s one thing this year’s Australian Open taught us, it’s that mental strength and toughness are the cornerstones of any athlete’s journey to success...

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  2. Birth of a Sport: Documenting the English Football League in India

    The Elite Football League of India ( EFLI ), a new sports league founded in late 2011, is hoping to take the South Asia region by storm...

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  3. NBA 2012 Regular Season Preview: The Concise Version

    The 2012 NBA Training Camps started earlier this week, and the season is just a few weeks away. Over this past offseason, some teams got better, as expected, and some teams had some surprising changes that few predicted...

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  4. A Day at the Gym with Golden State Warriors Royalty

    November 2010: It was just another Thursday morning at at a local rec center in the L.A. area. Mark Jackson, Bryon Russell and Mitch Richmond (the usuals ) were there at 7:00 AM, ...

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  5. Penn State Scandal: Sandusky, Paterno and a Very Lonely World

    "All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing." (Edmund Burke) No matter what I read or who I talk to about the Penn State scandal, my mind keeps coming back to Edmund Burke's famous words...

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  6. U.S.A. vs U.S.S.R.: More Than Just a Game, 1972 Olympics

    It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. Well, I guess it was leaning more towards the latter than the former. Summer of 1972, and we were engaged in a Cold War with our rivals from the East...

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  7. American Football in India: Elite Football League of India

    American football is coming to South Asia this year in November with the launch of the Elite Football League of India (EFLI)...

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  8. NBA Rumor Mill: Steve Nash Becomes a Free Agent, Getting Plenty of Attention

    For the first time since 2004, Steve Nash is not a Sun. Joining him in the unrestricted free-agent market are Grant Hill, Shannon Brown, Ronnie Price and Michael Redd, who all became free agents at the hour...

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  9. Dwight Howard Requests Trade, Continues to Act Immature

    Dwight Howard met with new Orlando Magic GM Rob Hennigan on Friday, and basically told him he wants to be traded to the Brooklyn Nets , according to sources with knowledge of the situation ...

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  10. NBA Draft 2012: Team-by-Team Reaction and Grades

    The NBA Draft came, saw and conquered. We saw picks go exactly where they were predicted to, talent fall well below the lottery and teams reaching on players who might not even last in the league...

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  11. NBA Draft 2012: Instant Recap of Round 1 (Picks 1-10)

    Could this go down as one of the best drafts in NBA history? The last few weeks have been pretty busy with teams trying to trade up into the lottery, and teams even stockpiling picks to trade for already proven talent...

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  12. NBA Finals 2012: Message to LeBron James Haters...Shhhh

    Absolutely nothing went Oklahoma City's way last night. Shots were constantly rimming out, their defense was incredibly poor and Scott Brooks' rotations—or lack thereof—continued to limit the the potential we all see in his team...

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  13. 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Picks to Fill Teams' Biggest Needs

    At this time of year, we see dozens of mock drafts trying to predict where each draft prospect ends up. Players move up and down in the draft based on their workouts, meetings with teams and predicted potential...

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  14. NBA Finals 2012 Preview: Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Miami Heat

    Finally, the NBA Finals are here. Okay, so maybe we didn ’t have to wait the usual eight months for the series, only six months thanks to the shortened season, but we’ ve got the best matchup possible...

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  15. NFL 2012 Training Camp: Interview with DE Ernest Owusu of the Minnesota Vikings

    On behalf of Metta Chronicles , I got a chance to speak with Defensive End Ernest Owusu , former Cal Golden Bear and current Minnesota Viking...

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  16. Euro 2012: Why Can't America Get Behind the World's Most Popular Sport?

    With Euro 2012 starting tomorrow, one of greatest sporting events is about to take over the hearts and souls of football [soccer] fans across the planet...

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  17. NHL Playoffs: Let the Real Kings Fans Enjoy This Moment

    The L.A. sports scene has always been dominated by the purple and gold. Sure there have been sprinkles of Dodger blue and Clipper Red along the way, but the Los Angeles Lakers have always been the kings of L...

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  18. NBA Draft 2012: Texas A&M's Dash Harris Interview

    On behalf of Metta Chronicles , I recently got a chance to catch up with NBA draft prospect Dash Harris out of Texas A&M to talk hoops and draft prep. If you don't know much about the Aggie point guard, pay close attention...

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  19. 2012 NBA Draft Prospect: Damian Lillard from Weber State

    Out of Weber State, Damian Lillard is one of the more intriguing prospects in this year's draft. At 6'2", the point guard has an excellent frame and wingspan combined with his athleticism...

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  20. NBA Draft 2012: Warriors Need to Take Baylor's Perry Jones III at No. 7 Pick

    If you don't know much about Baylor's Perry Jones, you need to start paying attention. He's quite the enigma in a draft class loaded with talent and future all-stars, a high-risk ...

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  21. Wigan Athletic Looks to Prove Itself in Premier League

    After a shocking start to the season, one that buried Wigan Athletic at the bottom of the Premier League throughout January, February and March, team manager Roberto Martínez ...

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  22. NBA Playoffs 2012: Chris Paul's Game Continues to Leave Us in Awe

    Chris Paul and his mid-range fadeaway jumper off the pick-and-roll—I've seen it called the Paulaway —is a thing of beauty...

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  23. Baron Davis Injures Right Knee in Third Quarter of Game 4

    Did the 2012 NBA Playoffs need any more injuries? We got the worst-looking one just now. Baron Davis was crippled due to a knee injury that came on a fast break with 5:15 left in the third quarter of Sunday's game between Miami and New York...

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  24. JaVale McGee's Solid Play Leads to Nuggets Victory over Lakers

    The Denver Nuggets defeated the Los Angeles Lakers tonight 99-84 to make the series 2-1. Although Ty Lawson's speed, energy and "never take the foot off pedal" mentality fueled ...

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  25. Friday Night Edition: Get Caught Up on the 2012 NBA Playoffs

    The NBA Playoffs haven't even been on for a week yet, and like a roller-coaster, we've gotten our fair share of ups and downs...

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