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ESPN2 To Air Live Video Game Tournament Finale

Across the globe technology has infiltrated the sporting world in a plethora of ways. From goal-line technology in soccer to an animated strike zone in baseball, everyone's...
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2015 NFL Schedule Released: 10 Games to Watch in Upcoming Season

Fans, players and franchises have known where their team will play during the upcoming regular season, but they didn't know when. That changed Tuesday night when the...
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2015 NFL Draft Preview: NFC North

The NFC North is in a transition phase—or at least three of its four teams are. The Minnesota Vikings are gearing up for a second season with...
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NBA Teams in Desperate Need of New Uniforms

The NBA playoffs are now underway, which means the league will have some exciting times between the sidelines during the next few weeks. Off the court, however, some...
Alex Rodriguez

5 Early Takeaways from the 2015 MLB season

We are about 10 games in to the 2015 MLB season. It's hard to draw any conclusions only having played 10-of-162, but there are a few things...
Anthony Davis trade

5 Things to Watch During the NBA Playoffs

Part of the fun of the NBA playoffs is watching how the narratives we apply to each team, series and player unfold.  Even after an 82-game regular...
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10 NFL Players Who We Really Love to Hate

It is easy to cast shade on some of the more popular NFL players, especially when they belong to your favorite team's rival, or maybe, quirky mannerisms and comments get...
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4 NBA Rookies Who Disappointed in 2014-15 Season

Expectations are a dangerous thing for first-year players at any level of professional sports. In basketball, it takes a special talent to make an immediate impact, so many NBA rookies...
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2015 NFL Draft Preview: NFC West

The NFC West has been an up-and-down division for the past decade. The division has gone from a laughingstock to one of the NFL's powerhouses. Yet, heading...
LeBron James

Complete 2015 NBA Playoffs Preview, Predictions for Eastern Conference

It's finally here. Yes, the NBA playoffs have arrived, and the 2015 edition should show itself as one of the most competitive, entertaining postseason campaigns in recent memory. The Eastern...

Complete 2015 NBA Playoffs Preview, Predictions for Western Conference

After a long 82-game NBA schedule, eight Western Conference teams will vie for an opportunity to earn a trip to the Finals. From the near record-breaking Golden State...

New Study Says 1 in 6 NFL Players Go Broke Within 12 Years of...

In 2009, Sports Illustrated published "How (and Why) Athletes Go Broke," a piece detailing the financial hardship suffered by retired professional athletes. In it, SI claimed that...

42 Reasons Why Baseball is the Best Sport in the World

Jackie Robinson broke baseball's color barrier on this day in 1947, and his impact to the game has been felt ever since.
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Breaking Down the 5 Likeliest Landing Spots for Jameis Winston

Just a few short weeks ago, it was a foregone conclusion that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were going to select Jameis Winston with the first pick in...
Richard Sherman Seattle Seahawks

NFL Draft: 5 Best 5th-Round Picks of the past Decade

Part three of a nine-part series highlighting the best picks of each round over the past decade brings us to the beginning of the Day 3 picks—Round...

Report: At Least Two First-Round Picks to Acquire Philip Rivers

If what ESPN's Adam Schefter is hearing from people close to the situation is true, the San Diego Chargers are highly unlikely to find a trade partner...

WATCH: MLB’s 10 Best Moments This Past Week

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L_qkvEHxn1k Albert Pujols' career trajectory may have slowed down a great deal recently, but surpassing Ted Williams, Willie McCovey and Frank Thomas for 18th on the all-time homer list...

Over 120 MLB Players Earn a Minimum of $10 Million Annually

Baseball has long been the most-lucrative professional sport to play in North America. The absence of a salary cap coupled with a long season has led to...

10 Takeaways from This Week’s NFL Offseason Action

With just a couple weeks remaining until the NFL draft, things are starting to heat up around the water cooler. Will Johnny Manziel be traded? What's going to...

Top 5 Matchups This Week in Major League Baseball

Opening week of the Major League Baseball season was something else. From Adrian Gonzalez's record start to the multitude of near no-hitters, drama unfolded up and down...
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Russell Wilson Talks About Potentially Playing Baseball

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson was in Texas Rangers camp this spring for the second consecutive year. He's was fourth-round pick of the Colorado Rockies back in 2010. Needless...
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Is Greg Monroe to the Knicks Already a Done Deal?

NBA free agency won't be starting up until the summer. The Association's regular season hasn't even wrapped up yet. This doesn't mean that it's too early to look...

LeBron James Posts Touching Tribute to Lauren Hill

Lauren Hill, a 19-year-old college basketball player from Mount St. Joseph, lost her battle with brain cancer and passed away early Friday morning. Since her passing, social...

5 Scenarios for the Titans with the Second Pick

The Tennessee Titans' putrid play in 2014 earned them the second overall selection in the 2015 NFL draft. With Jameis Winston as good as a lock to...