1. 5 Teams Many Think Are Elite...But Really Aren't

    Fans are funny. Saying they lack perception about their team is like saying Charlie Sheen has just a few issues. The most out-of-touch fans are probably the ones whose team did have success years ago, perhaps in the fan's parents' time...

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  2. Heat vs. Pacers: Indiana Routs Miami, Wade Yells at Spoelstra—Are Heat Done?

    In today’s world of focusing on the most recent event, many are writing off the Miami Heat . After last night’s 94-75 dismantling of the Heat by the Indiana Pacers , ...

    Brian Kinel Written by Brian Kinel about over 2 years ago 1,062 reads 37 comments

  3. Angels Fire Mickey Hatcher: Just Poor Hitting or Did Albert Pujols Play a Role?

    The Angels aren’t hitting, so they fire the hitting coach. Seems logical, right? Yes, that was sarcasm...

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  4. Miami Heat: Will Chris Bosh's Absence Prevent LeBron James from Winning a Ring?

    LeBron James can’t catch a break. Somewhere, someone is blaming him for Chris Bosh being hurt. I’m not breaking news here in telling you that Bosh strained a lower abdominal ...

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  5. NBA: Ownership of Los Angeles Transferring from Lakers to Clippers? Not so Fast

    Make no mistake, Los Angeles is a Lakers town. But perhaps, just perhaps, the Clippers are closing the gap ever so slightly...

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  6. Rangers' Josh Hamilton Tearing It Up: How Much Would You Pay Him?

    Josh Hamilton turns 31 a week from tomorrow. Something tells me that he feels much older. The issues he’s faced battling demons off the field and injuries on it have had to have taken their toll...

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  7. New York Knicks Offseason: Trade Amar'e Stoudemire? Sign Steve Nash?

    There’s been no bigger NBA moment than seconds before tip-off of Game 7 of the 1970 Finals between the Los Angeles Lakers and New York NY Knicks ...

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  8. Red Sox Pitcher Josh Beckett Can't Pitch but Can Golf: No Surprise Here

    After last September’s epic Red Sox collapse amid reports of players not caring, you’d think Josh Beckett , of all people, would be toeing the line and watching his P’s and Q’s this year...

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  9. Terrell Owens and Mark Brunell Are Broke: Many Struggle; Is That on Them?

    The difficulty professional athletes have transitioning to their post-playing days has been front and center recently...

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  10. Philadelphia Phillies' Cole Hamels Plunks Bryce Harper: Old School? Stupid?

    Bryce Harper arrived in the Show like none before him. and Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels decided to remind him of his surroundings by plunking him square in the back...

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  11. Commissioner John Marinatto and Big East Part Ways, New Mixed-Up College World

    Losing most jobs is upsetting and depressing. Commissioner of the Big East Conference is not most jobs. John Marinatto ’s emotions after leaving that position are probably more along the lines of relief...

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  12. Amani Toomer Reacts Poorly to Kurt Warner's Worries

    There are a lot of parents who would prefer their kids not play football. I’m not sure how many of those parents won two NFL MVPs and a Super Bowl MVP and are likely to be enshrined in Canton...

    Brian Kinel Written by Brian Kinel about over 2 years ago 3,849 reads 32 comments

  13. Junior Seau: Is His Death Related to His NFL Career?

    Former NFL superstar Junior Seau was found shot to death yesterday morning with the police investigating his death as a suicide. If in fact Seau took his own life, he’d be the third former player to do so in the past 15 months...

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  14. Green Bay Packers: Evaluating How Each New Packer Fits

    The Packers ' 2012 draft class has eight players hoping to make an impact on a team that was considered the best in the NFL most of last season. But 2011 was a Jekyll and Hyde year in Green Bay...

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  15. The Green Bay Packers' Winning of a 10-Year-Old's Affection

    I’m often asked how an Upstate New Yorker, just an hour down the thruway from Buffalo, became a fan of the most storied, decorated, magical, wonderful, traditional team in the NFL ...

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  16. Bryce Harper Debuts for the Nationals with Steven Strasburg on the Mound

    We’ ve been waiting for Bryce Harper for three years, ever since we were introduced to the then 16-year-old on the cover of Sports Illustrated...

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  17. 2012 NBA Playoff Predictions: 1st Round Matchups Preview

    Many sports fans don’t think the NBA matters until the playoffs. Well now it matters. I’m watching the last of the Game 1’s between Memphis and the LA Clippers ...

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  18. 2012 NFL Draft Recap: Claiborne, Kirkpatrick, Adams and Burfict Get Jobs

    Sports is an industry unlike the industries you and I work in. The NFL just completed its annual job fair in the form of the NFL draft and once again, there were a lot of questionable hires...

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  19. Michael Jordan's Bobcats Finish with the Worst Winning Percentage in NBA History

    7-59. The Charlotte Bobcats ' record for the just-ended NBA season. .106. The Bobcats' winning percentage this season which is the worst in NBA history. Michael Jordan the player was never a part of such futility...

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  20. Andrew Luck, RG3 Kick off 2012 NFL Draft; Trades, Surprises Make This Fun

    The NFL draft has become quite a show. As a fantasy geek I’m fascinated by the high-stakes game of poker being played out in front of us. While I’m no Mel Kiper, Jr...

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  21. Tim Tebow 7th on NFL Films' List of Top Heisman Winners' Pro Careers?

    Tim Tebow is in the discussion of greatest players in the history of college football. He won BCS championships his freshman and junior seasons and the Heisman Trophy his sophomore season...

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  22. Florida International Bans Dominique Ferguson from Transferring

    Florida International will not be outdone. Last week, Wisconsin basketball coach Bo Ryan was chewed up and spit out for banning Jarrod Uthoff from transferring to 25 schools...

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  23. John L. Smith Named Arkansas Coach: Here We Go Again?

    John L. Smith, best known for coaching Louisville and Michigan State, will take over the troubled Arkansas football program. Good hire? Some think so. Bad hire? Some think so...

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