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25 Burning Questions Heading into the NHL Playoffs

April 11th, 2011
Well after months of games and preparations, we've finally reached the best two months in sports.The Stanley Cup Playoffs were officially set Sunday as the regular season closed, and we now know what the matchups will be when the playoffs begin Wednesday night. For a hockey player, all the work ...

2011 NBA Free Agency: Player from Each Team That Will Wear New Uniform Next Year

March 11th, 2011
Compared to last summer when the stars dominated the landscape and the free agency frenzy upcoming in 2012 when Chris Paul and Dwight Howard could be available, this summer's free agent class pales by comparison.There are still some good players who will be available in the summer, especially up front, ...

NBA Power Rankings: Kevin Love and the Most Improved Player from Every Team

March 4th, 2011
Sometimes the most interesting part of sports is watching young players develop or watching role players turn into established players or even stars. Team executives and general managers love those type of players.But every team needs those players who play above their heads, the ones who have that special season ...

NHL Trade Rumors: Stephen Weiss, Ed Jovanovski and Friday’s NHL Buzz

February 18th, 2011
The way things are going, by the time we get to the February 28 trade deadline, there may be no more trades left to make. Another day of NHL trade rumors starts with another trade, albeit a small and puzzling one, as the Ottawa Senators are clearing out their inventory faster ...

Los Angeles Lakers: 10 Bold Predictions For the Lakers in the Second Half

February 11th, 2011
So the Lakers enter the second half of the season with the All-Star Break about a week away, and already there are more questions about this team then there was last season.In the last week alone, there have been rumors of a mega trade that would bring Carmelo Anthony to ...

Phil Kessel vs. Ron Wilson and the 15 Biggest NHL Feuds

February 8th, 2011
Feuds have become a part of sports in our era and for all the talk about hockey players in general being quiet figures, the NHL has seen its share of feuds over the years.Whether it's a player and a coach, a player and another player, the battle of competition remains ...

NHL Trade Rumors: Zach Parise, Chris Phillips and the Latest NHL Trade Buzz

January 31st, 2011
Now that we've crossed the All-Star Break, the NHL rumors will be heating up to the boiling point now.After there was a bit of a lull in terms of news, now the rumors are flying in over the past few days. Obviously the same names have emerged for the most ...

NHL Trade Rumors: Jarome Iginla, Mike Fisher and the Latest NHL Trade Buzz

January 26th, 2011
The All-Star Break is only a day or two away, and while the focus now will turn briefly to mock fantasy drafts and Clay Aiken singing the National Anthem at the All-Star Game, the trade rumors won't take a backseat.In fact, after a slow couple of days, the hockey hot ...

NHL Trade Rumors: Evgeni Nabokov, Olli Jokinen and the Latest Trade Buzz

January 20th, 2011
NHL Trade Rumors are continuing to heat up, and it's not just trade rumors either.The news that broke today about Evgeni Nabokov's possible return to the NHL definitely could be a big move in the Western Conference and possibly be the biggest move so far this season. There's also a ...

Blake Griffin Video: Watch His Latest Sensational Slam

January 20th, 2011
Can Blake Griffin really surprise us anymore? This man has taken the league by storm in his first full year, and looks like he's one of the best young players in a league filled with young stars. How much more can you really write about his athleticism, his wingspan, his absolute ...