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Lakers Down 20, Catch Spurs 89-85

The Lakers showed they can dance with the Spurs, coming all the way back from 20 down in the middle of the 3rd quarter. Home court saved, and the Spurs are scratching their heads, wondering how ..
(May 21, 2008)
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Kobe Bryant Hurt, Lakers-Jazz 2-2

The Lakers, after storming out of the NBA Playoff gates 6-0, have stumbled in Utah, going 0-2 versus the Jazz. Add to that Kobe Bryant's injury, and all of a sudden we have a series. The Lakers lost .
(May 11, 2008)
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$8.00 A Gallon For Gas

Gas prices have swollen to $4.00 per gallon in the United States. Think it can't double? Our friends in Canada already pay the equivalent of $5.00 per gallon. Other countries are paying significantly .
(April 29, 2008)
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John Mellencamp and the Power of Music

John Mellencamp was recently enshrined rightfully in the Rock & Roll Hall-of-Fame, so quietly that you may have missed it. Makes sense. Most of Mellencamp's career has been that way. John ..
(April 24, 2008)
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Lakers Crush Spurs, New #1-Seed in West

The Lakers looked the part of top-seed in the NBA West, cruising past the defending NBA Champion San Antonio Spurs, 106-85. The Lakers (56-25) have finally, with only one game to go in the regular ..
(April 12, 2008)
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Yankees Hit Basement Better Than Red Sox Pitching

The Yankees limp out of Fenway Park, dropping 2 of 3 to their hated rivals, the Boston Red Sox. The Yankees were spanked 8-5 in the series finale, out pitched and out hit over the 3 game set. The ..
(April 13, 2008)
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Yankees Shut Out in KC, 4-0

The New York Yankees, at 4-5, boast one of the worst offenses in MLB, gigantic payroll and all. The Yankees have begun having a penchant for not just losing, but losing to MLB bottom-feeders. The ..
(April 09, 2008)
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Yankees 4-5 Start Needs to Stop

The Yankees 4-5 start to the 2008 MLB season is not what Manager Joe Girardi, or the Yankees’ brass had in mind. It is not time to panic, but it is time to be concerned. The Yankees early ..
(April 09, 2008)
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A-Rod Replacing Jeter at Shortstop for Yankees?

Derek Jeter is sidelined by injury, and Alex Rodriguez may be jumping over to play Shortstop. Jeter will always be Yankees, but A-Rod wants to be Yankees too. Alex Rodriguez taking over for Derek ..
(April 07, 2008)
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Patrick Ewing Enters Hall With Legacy But No Ring

The Hall-Of-Fame has called out Patrick Ewing for the top honor in basketball, and rightfully so. History will remember Ewing as a passionate great, but still, something will always be missing. That .
(April 07, 2008)
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Ewing, Olajuwon, Riley to Hall-Of-Fame

The NBA will induct a star-studded cast this September, including legends Patrick Ewing, Hakeem Olajuwon, and Pat Riley. Star power will not be in short supply during the induction ceremonies, ..
(April 06, 2008)
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Yankees Unsexy With No "O"

The Yankees have been one of the worst offensive teams in MLB so far this young season, amazing for such a terrifying lineup, at least on paper. 17 runs in the first 6 games have left the Yankees at .
(April 06, 2008)
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New York Yankees - New Joe, Old Joe

The New York Yankees go into the 2008 MLB season without Manager Joe Torre for the first time since 1995. Joe Girardi, new Yankees Manager, has some big cleats to fill. Word comes from Yankees camp ..
(March 25, 2008)
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MLB 2007 - One Strange Cat

The 2007 MLB season was one strange cat. The Boston Red Sox provided the element remaining constant during the season, digging in as the alpha dogs throughout. The Boston Red Sox were the one anchor ..
(March 25, 2008)
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NBA East - 2 Beasts and No Back

The NBA East for several years has been the weak sister of the NBA, compared to the NBA's West. It has never been more glaring than now, when the elite such as the Los Angeles Lakers, San Antonio ..
(March 25, 2008)
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Kevin Garnett Brings Intensity, Intelligence, Intangibles

Kevin Garnett has brought the Boston Celtics out of the history books, and back onto center stage of the NBA. Kevin Garnett, a premiere NBA forward for virtually all of his NBA career, has always ..
(March 25, 2008)
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NBA MVP? Guess Again

Shaquille O'Neal. Kareem. Magic Johnson. Larry Bird. Michael Jordan. The register of MVP hardware winners include only those who have taken their game and many times their team to the pinnacle. The ..
(March 25, 2008)
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$16,000 for Yankee Ticket?

The New York Yankees are calling it a day in old Yankee Stadium, their home since the mid-1970's. Tickets for the final Yankee game are going for over $16,000 apiece online. The baseball public may ..
(March 23, 2008)
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LeBron James - King of Cleveland

LeBron James wears #23, like Michael Jordan before him, and like Jordan, has his team's hometown in the palm of his hands. It is good to be LeBron James these days. LeBron has become the leading ..
(March 21, 2008)
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Houston Rockets At Phoenix Suns Preview

In a possible NBA Playoff preview, the Houston Rockets travel West to meet up with Shaq and the Phoenix Suns. The Phoenix Suns have stolen the Houston Rockets mojo and made it their own. Riding a ..
(March 20, 2008)
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Lasorda Back Managing Los Angeles Dodgers

The Los Angeles Dodgers have let Former Manager Tommy Lasorda Manage the Los Angeles Dodgers while Joe Torre is in Asia with some of the players. Even after all these years, don't let the pot belly ..
(March 13, 2008)
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Miami Heat Mortgage Problems

The Miami Heat and Pat Riley enjoyed an NBA Title of recent vintage, with Dwyane Wade and Shaquille O'Neal delivering on President and Head Coach Pat Riley's brainchild. Since, the Miami Heat has ..
(March 13, 2008)
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Cubs Ticket Prices Skyrocketing - Your Team Is Next

The Chicago Cubs (and I'm sure your MLB team soon) have created in my view a disgusting new concept, online auctioning of tickets, that already have ticket prices skyrocketing. The Chicago Cubs are ..
(March 13, 2008)
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New York Mets Meal - Order Of Pressure, Hold The Classic Choke

The New York Mets, monumental collapse of 2007 supposedly behind them, move to 2008 with new hope and talk of going to the World Series. The New York Mets themselves are still not sure, along with ..
(March 12, 2008)
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Rockets 19 Straight -- What's in the Water?

The NBA's Houston Rockets have gone on a tear for the ages, reeling off 19 wins in a row. This now without Yao Ming, out with a broken foot. What is in the water in Houston? The Houston Rockets were ..
(March 10, 2008)
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