1. Martina Hingis to Make WTA Tour Debut Wednesday Night on Heels of WTT Title

    Times were pretty sweet in 1998 when she ran through the calendar year winning the four Grand Slams in doubles, but Martina Hingis has reinvented herself 15 years later—causing a buzz as only she is capable of doing...

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  2. Why 2013 Is a Pivotal Year for New York Giants Defensive End Justin Tuck

    How is 2013 not the most pivotal season for 30-year-old defensive end Justin Tuck ? That is the question...

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  3. Martina Hingis Comeback: 'I Was Thinking About It the Past 5 Years'

    She still has that captivating smile along with an engaging personality that makes you feel as if you and she are the only two people in the room, but before we could really catch ...

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  4. Why New York Giants WR Hakeem Nicks Has Nothing to Prove in 2013

    After an injury-riddled season last year, New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks may have to prove himself to fantasy football owners in 2013, but certainly not to the real world...

    Benjamin J. Block Written by Benjamin J. Block about 12 months ago 4,933 reads 36 comments

  5. A New York Giants Fan's Guide to Hating Rival Opponent Washington Redskins

    New York Giants fans are ingrained with a genuine hatred for all NFC East opponents, but it's the newly revived rivalry between Big Blue and the Washington Redskins that raises fans' blood pressure the most...

    Benjamin J. Block Written by Benjamin J. Block about 1 year ago 5,855 reads 43 comments

  6. All-Time Win Streak Record Set by 1971-72 Los Angeles Lakers Surpassed

    Whoever said that bad things come in threes is both a psychological marvel and likely an unpopular person—especially to Los Angeles Lakers fans these days...

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  7. What Does Victor Cruz Really Mean to the New York Giants Offense?

    How much do the New York Giants value wide receiver Victor Cruz ? Apparently a lot. According to ESPN's Chris Mortensen and Giants team sources, Cruz and Big Blue will finalize a long-term contract before training camp commences July 26...

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  8. MSG's "The Bracket" Debates the Coolest New York Athletes

    Determining the coolest New York athlete—considering the generational gaps—is a debate that is guaranteed to anger and provoke many, and satisfy few...

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  9. Why Signing Vonta Leach Is the Right Move for the New York Giants

    In 2007 he called his former quarterback Eli Manning " comical ." In 2010 he said Tom Coughlin's job was in " jeopardy ...

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  10. Washington Kastles Owner Mark Ein on Becoming Next Great Ambassador for Tennis

    None of the four major sports franchises in Washington have won a championship since the 1991 Redskins captured the Super Bowl; however, the Kastles of World Team Tennis (WTT) have ...

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  11. Why the Giants Were Smart to Diminish David Wilson's Role on Special Teams

    The New York Giants know very well from experience that tagging David Wilson with full-time kickoff return duties in addition to his primary role at running back would be playing ...

    Benjamin J. Block Written by Benjamin J. Block about 1 year ago 3,525 reads 13 comments

  12. Why Mark Herzlich Is Ready for a Take-Charge Role

    Mark Herzlich has faced and overcome adversity before. The leadership, confidence and communication skills that he's exhibiting are three signs why he is ready to win the starting middle linebacker role...

    Benjamin J. Block Written by Benjamin J. Block about 1 year ago 5,364 reads 24 comments

  13. 5 Still Unsigned Free Agents New York Giants Should Contact

    Many New York Giants fans don't know that in 1909 the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France, was supposed to have been torn down and scrapped, but city officials intervened to save it...

    Benjamin J. Block Written by Benjamin J. Block about 1 year ago 12,202 reads 38 comments

  14. 3 Players Who Must Impress the New York Giants Coaching Staff in OTAs

    While the contact in OTAs is light, Marvin Austin, James Brewer and Jerrel Jernigan can't afford to take these activities lightly. These three players are all members of the Giants 2011 draft class, and each must find a way to produce in 2013...

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  15. How the New York Giants Can Re-Gain Championship Form in 2013

    In his 2010 acceptance speech into the Pro Football Hall of Fame , Emmitt Smith said, "It's only a dream until you write it down, and then it becomes a goal." In that case, the New York Giants better sharpen their No...

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  16. Projected Top-5 NBA Pick Trey Burke Is Taking Care of off-the-Court Business

    When he was a kid playing in the Columbus, Ohio youth leagues, officials would prohibit him from stealing the ball until the opponent crossed half court in an effort to try and keep competition fair...

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  17. Stars Come out to Support Wrestling's Bid for 2020 Olympics: Will IOC Notice?

    Roughly 500,000 people fight their way through New York City's Grand Central Station on a daily basis, but on Wednesday, world wrestling superpowers United States, Iran and Russia ...

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  18. Why Aaron Curry Will Face Uphill Battle to Make the New York Giants

    Injury and opportunity are the driving forces of the NFL , and as a victim of the former and blessed with the latter, linebacker Aaron Curry is a member of the New York Giants —for now...

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  19. Projecting the Impact for Each New York Giants' 2013 Selection

    Projecting the future impact that each 2013 draft pick of the New York Giants will have boils down to two things—execution and health...

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  20. 5 Players the New York Giants Should Target on Day 3

    The first and second days of the NFL draft are in the books, but before the draft commenced on Thursday night, former Baltimore Ravens Super Bowl head coach and current NFL Network ...

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  21. Earl 'The Pearl' Monroe's Long-Awaited Biography Doesn't Disappoint

    It was widely deemed an inevitable disaster when the New York Knicks announced that they had traded for Earl "The Pearl" Monroe prior to the 1971-72 season...

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  22. John Smoltz: NL East Is Going to Be a Battle All the Way to the End

    When a future Hall of Famer speaks, you listen. In anticipation of calling his first MLB Network Showcase game of the season this Friday between the Atlanta Braves and Washington Nationals at 7 p...

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  23. Who Do New York Giants Fans Want in the First Round of the 2013 NFL Draft?

    With the 19th pick in the 2013 NFL draft, the New York Giants select— For those New York Giants fans who think general manager Jerry Reese and team are listening to who ...

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  24. 1973 Game 5 NBA Championship Relived by Two Knicks Legends 40 Years Later

    On a Monday afternoon in April, where New York City flirted with 70 degrees, Walt "Clyde" Frazier and Earl "The Pearl" Monroe warmed up to the idea of kicking back and watching the ...

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  25. MSG's "The Lineup" to Debate Where the Best Sports Movies Rank; What'll It Be?

    Sports movies—they help shape our personalities, determine who we associate with and bridge generational gaps, but above all, they continue to spark endless debates...

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