1. Phillies Broadcaster Harry Kalas Dies at Age 73

    Sad news in the world of sports media as Harry Kalas passed away today at the age of 73. Kalas passed out in the broadcast booth of Washington's Nationals Park earlier today while preparing for this afternoon's Phillies-Nats game...

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  2. Byron Leftwich Returns to Florida, Signs Two-Year Deal with Bucs

    Desperate for a living, breathing, human quarterback, the Bucs have agreed to a two-year deal with Byron Leftwich, formerly of the Jaguars, Falcons, and Steelers...

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  3. An Easter Basket Full of Links From the Sports Blogosphere

    —Police had to use a stun gun on Bills defensive back Donte Whitner while trying to control a crowd outside a Cleveland nightclub. Whitner was arrested and jailed for disorderly conduct and resisting arrest...

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  4. Pro Wrestler Andrew "Test" Martin Died of Painkiller Overdose

    Hillsbrough County Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Vernard Adams has ruled the death of former WWE and TNA wrestler Andrew Martin an accidental overdose on Oxycodone, the active ingredient in the painkiller OxyContin...

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  5. Angels Rookie Pitcher Nick Adenhart Killed in Car Crash

    Truly sad news out of Major League Baseball this morning. ESPN.com is reporting that rookie pitcher Nick Adenhart, who had just made his fourth big league start last night, was killed in a car crash early Thursday morning...

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  6. Jason Taylor can't stomach the idea of playing for the Jets

    Jason Taylor spent the first 11 seasons of his career as a Miami Dolphin, hating the New York Jets and the New England Patriots. He has warmed to the idea of playing for the Pats, mostly because of the nice things team owner Robert Kraft said about him...

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  7. MLB Offseason Busts: Relax, It's Only Been a Few Games

    According to many of the media pundits and some of my fellow bloggers, CC Sabathia is a huge bust, Tim Lincecum is suffering the "sophomore jinx," and Johan Santana is going to win every game he pitches this season...

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  8. Dropping Links: Tuesday, April 7th

    NEWS North Carolina rolls past Michigan State for fifth National Title |CBS Sports.com| Michael Jordan, David Robinson headline 2009 Hall of Fame class |ESPN.com| Bucs sign Winslow to six-year deal with TE record $20...

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  9. Dropping Links: Monday, April 6th

    NEWS Derek Lowe goes eight strong as Braves beat Phils in opener |ESPN.com| Plaxico dropped some f-bombs on cop during recent traffic stop |FOX Sports.com| Jason Kidd gets 20 assists as Mavs crush Suns in must-win battle |SI...

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  10. WrestleMania XXV Recap and Thoughts

    Unfortunately the bout to unify the Tag Team Titles was a dark match because I think the two teams could have put on a nice show. In a bit of a surprise, Carlito and Primo defeated Miz and Morrison...

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  11. WrestleMania XXV Preview and Predictions

    I know, I know, wrestling isn't a real sport. We've been through this before. But I am a wrestling "smark," I watch it just like I would watch "Scrubs," "Entourage" or "Flight of the Conchords...

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  12. 2009 Major League Baseball preview and predictions

    In another futile attempt at looking into my crystal ball, I bring you my 2009 MLB season preview and predictions...

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  13. Nuggets, Bobcats and Bulls wear green uniforms to promote NBA's Green Week 2009

    If you have been wondering why the Bulls, Bobcats and Nuggets have been wearing green uniforms during the past few days like I have, here is your answer. No, it's not that they were really late getting the memo about St...

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  14. Gary Sheffield will sign with New York Mets

    SI.com is reporting that Gary Sheffield will sign a one-year deal with the New York Mets for a pro-rated portion of the $400,000 league minimum...

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  15. Giants Release Plaxico Burress

    The New York Giants have finally released wide receiver Plaxico Burress, amid legal troubles stemming from the November incident in which Burress shot himself in the leg...

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  16. Cito Gaston is NOT Roger Clemens' Biggest Fan

    During his usual daily sit-down with the media, Blue Jays current and former manager, Cito Gaston, was asked what he thought about comments in a new book about Roger Clemens that allege he influenced the team's management to eventually fire Gaston...

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  17. Jay Cutler Traded to Chicago Bears for Kyle Orton, Two First-Rounders

    The Broncos have traded Jay Cutler to the Bears along with a third-round pick in 2009 in exchange for QB Kyle Orton and first-round draft picks in 2009 and 2010...

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  18. Allen Iverson is handling his benching very well

    Allen Iverson returned to the Detroit Pistons following a back injury and was put in a reserve role, coming off the bench for the team...

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  19. ESPN Opening Night/Opening Monday schedule announced

    Here's a look at what ESPN has in store for Opening Night and Opening Monday, from the "worldwide leader." ESPN will begin its 20th season of Major League Baseball coverage – 80 ...

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  20. Dropping Links: Thursday, April 2

    NEWS USC coach Tim Floyd will take over as Arizona head basketball coach | ESPN.com | Redskins are now aggressively pursuing Broncos QB Jay Cutler | Washington Post | Donte Stallworth will be charged with DUI manslaughter | FOX Sports...

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  21. John McCain Seeks Pardon For Deceased Boxer Jack Johnson

    In 1913, legendary boxer Jack Johnson was convicted of violating the Mann Act by having consensual sex with a white woman, which clearly was a racially-motivated conviction...

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  22. Dropping Links: April Fools' Day

    NEWS After much thought, John Calipari leaves Memphis for Kentucky | ESPN.com | Celtics shutting down Kevin Garnett for at least next four games | FOX Sports.com | Michael Vick will pay $6...

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  23. Jay Cutler Could Soon Become An Ex-Bronco

    Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen announced on Tuesday that the team will entertain offers and and try to trade disgruntled quarterback Jay Cutler...

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  24. Gary Sheffield Released by Detroit Tigers: Will Anyone Want Him?

    DH Gary Sheffield was released by the Detroit Tigers Tuesday, a week before the regular season starts and with the well-traveled slugger only one home run shy of the magic number of 500. Sheff was coming off a rough spring training, in which he only hit .

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  25. Gary Sheffield released by Tigers; Will anyone else want him?

    DH Gary Sheffield was released by the Detroit Tigers Tuesday, a week before the regular season starts and with the well-traveled slugger only one home run shy of the magic number of 500...

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