1. Sport's 10 Most Perplexing Questions, Plus Some Answers

    Please allow me to cynical and analytical so that I can demonstrate how the sports world is often illogical and silly: Issue No...

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  2. Who Is The Best Player In NFL History To Have Not Won The MVP Award?

    The National Football League Most Valuable Player Award is given by various entities, most notably the Associated Press ("AP"). However, the Pro Football Writers of America (PFWOA) MVP Award is also prestigious...

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  3. The Top 10 Summer Olympians of All Time

    First of all, I strongly suspect the question of the top Summer Olympian of all time will a have a definitive answer fours years from now, as Michael Phelps has indicated in interviews that he will compete in London in the 2012 Olympics...

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  4. The Biggest MVP Snubs in NBA History

    I have already written one and half articles on this subject (MVP voting) so I will be brief. Logically, the definition of the MVP winner in sports is: If you could magically take each player ...

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  5. Who Are the Best Players in NBA History Not to Have Won the MVP Award?

    To answer the headline's question, it's between Jerry West and Elgin Baylor, with an honorable mention to Rick Barry. I ranked the 25 Greatest Basketball Players of All Time in my article, and I put West ninth, Baylor 10th, and Barry 15th...

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  6. Why Jordan and Not Wilt (Nor Any Other Player) Is the Greatest Player Ever

    Since 1998, it has been rather obvious that Michael Jordan was the greatest basketball of all time. It still amazes me that this is not 100 percent universal – similar to Babe Ruth in baseball...

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  7. The Top 10 NBA Power Forwards of All Time

    I placed four power forwards in the top-25 in my article "Who are the 25 Greatest Basketball Players of All Time." Here is their ranking and what I wrote about each of them. 1. Tim Duncan, San Antonio Spurs (21...

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  8. The Top 10 NBA Small Forwards of All Time

    I placed six small forwards in the top 25 in my article "Who are the 25 Greatest Basketball Players of All Time." Here is their rankings and what I wrote about each of them: 4...

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  9. The Top 10 NBA Shooting Guards of All Time

    I placed four shooting guards in the top-25 in my article "Who are the 25 Greatest Basketball Players of All-time." Here are their rankings and what I wrote about each of them:One last couple of things to justify Jordan as the best player of all time...

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  10. Top NBA Point Guards Of All Time

    I placed four point guards in the top 25 in my article "The 25 Greatest Basketball Players of All Time." Here are their rankings and what I wrote about each of them: 3...

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  11. The Top 10 NBA Centers of All Time

    1: KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR 2: BILL RUSSELL3: WILT CHAMBERLAIN4: SHAQUILLE O'NEAL5: HAKEEM OLAJUWON6: GEORGE MIKAN7: MOSES MALONE8: DAVID ROBINSON9: PATRICK EWING10: BILL WALTONSince its inception, the NBA has been dominated by big men...

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  12. The Top 25 NFL Players of All Time

    Of all the sports, it is probably hardest to compare the players in football. How do you accurately compare an offensive lineman with a quarterback? Or, an offensive player with a defensive ...

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  13. The Top 25 NFL Defensive Players of All Time

    With the exception of a couple of players, my lists for all time top running backs, receivers, quarterbacks, and players were all players that played since 1965 because that is when I started watching football...

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  14. The Top 10 Receivers of All Time

    Jerry Rice is considered by most people to be the greatest wide receiver of all time and by some, to be the greatest player of all-time. However, Green Bay Packer great, Don Hutson, was actually more dominate and far ahead of his time...

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  15. The Top 15 Quarterbacks Of All Time

    Otto Graham was voted the second (after baseball great Stan Musial) most underrated athlete on ESPN Classic's "Who's #1: Most Underrated" series...

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  16. The Top 10 Running Backs of All Time

    This is a tricky question because I think if you asked football fans who is the greatest running back of all time and you also asked them who is the greatest all-around running back of all time, most people would give you two different answers...

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  17. The 10 Most Exciting NBA Players of All Time

    1. Michael Jordan 2. Julius Erving 3. Kobe Bryant 4. LeBron James 5. Connie Hawkins 6. David Thompson 7. Dominique Wilkins 8. Magic Johnson 9. Hakeem Olajuwon 10...

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  18. The Top 10 Most Exciting Athletes of All Time

    1. Michael Jordan 2. Muhammad Ali 3. Gale Sayers 4. Julius Erving 5. Deion Sanders 6. Brett Favre 7. O.J. Simpson 8. Barry Sanders 9. Kobe Bryant 10. LeBron James Relax, it is just an opinion...

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  19. The Top 10 NBA Passers of All Time

    1. Steve Nash 2. John Stockton 3. Magic Johnson 4. Larry Bird 5. Oscar Robertson 6. Isiah Thomas 7. LeBron James 8. Michael Jordan 9. Pete Maravich 10...

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  20. The 10 Greatest Boxers of All Time

    1. Muhammad Ali; 2. Sugar Ray Robinson; 3. Sugar Ray Leonard; 4. Henry Armstrong; 5. Joe Louis; 6. Harry Greb; 7. Willie Pep; 8. Roy Jones, Jr.; 9. Roberto Duran; 10. George Foreman.OK, this question is a tough one...

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  21. Why The LeBron/Kobe Debate Reminds Me Of The Jordan/Magic/Bird Debate

    When I go on the Internet and see back and forth comments about who is better, LeBron or Kobe, I find most of the comments more humorous than accurate...

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  22. The 25 Greatest Athletes of All Time

    Probably the most interesting and, at the same time, the most difficult question to answer in sports is, "Who is the greatest athlete of all time?" (or at least since 1900)...

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  23. Look Out Jordan: Here Comes LeBron!

    The most hyped high school basketball player ever had very little chance of meeting the expectations of basketball fans that were drooling over the prospect of another player of Jordan-esque proportions...

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  24. Are Statistics Becoming Too Important in Sports?

    Ever since I was a little kid, I had a fascination with numbers and statistics – especially in sports. Stats in sports have always been important when it comes to rating or ranking a player...

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  25. The 25 Greatest Basketball Players of All Time

    Author's note: I did not consider any player who has played fewer than 10 seasons, hence, please don't tell me I left out LeBron James or the like. I think trying to place him on the all time list is premature and too much of a guess right now...

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