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This Week
Season 2

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Kings 1 12 27
(15)
Giants 93 5 9
(5)
49ers 71 10 14
(6)
Huskies 12 0 4
(3)
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National Signing Day is the first big test for Chris Peterson at UW
For as long as Chris Peterson has been coveted by programs around the country, fans have wondered how he would fare if he was recruiting to, say, the SEC or Pac-10/12 instead of Boise State. And now, less than 24 hours before National Signing Day,...
2/4/14 | Comment | Respect | Share
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Snubs aside, who will actually make it to New Orleans?
You can manipulate the numbers any way you want to make a strong argument that (insert name here) is this year's biggest All-Star snub. Stephenson, Davis, Lowry, Cousins, Dragic, and a few others have legitimate beef with the voters and the...
2/4/14 | Comment | Respect | Share
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A different take on David Stern's legacy
Much has been made about David Stern's midseason exit and even more has been made about his legacy. Now that his tenure has come to a close, many are applauding the strides that the NBA has taken under his leadership -- namely becoming a legitimate...
2/2/14 | Comment | Respect | Share

 

A different take on David Stern's legacy
Much has been made about David Stern's midseason exit and even more has been made about his legacy. Now that his tenure has come to a close, many are applauding the strides that the NBA has taken under his leadership -- namely becoming a legitimate...
2/1/14 | Comment | Respect | Share

 

Get to know a Celebrity All-Star Game participant: Arne Duncan
Over the past few years, Celebrity All-Star Game mainstays like Justin Bieber and Kevin Hart have been hogging the spotlight while Arne Duncan, the unheralded Secretary of Education with a predictably impressive basketball IQ, has been a silent killer....
2/1/14 | Comment | Respect | Share
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Marshawn Lynch is making it hard to root against Seattle
I remember the day that Marshawn Lynch became a Seahawk. It was back in 2010, before the rivalry between the Seahawks and my 49ers escalated to its current level of ridiculousness and, to be honest, I was pretty excited about the trade. It was...
1/30/14 | Comment | Respect | Share
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Sandoval's weight loss doesn't mean the Giants should re-sign him just yet
Few athletes in the Bay Area are as beloved as Pablo Sandoval. His rotund stature, nimble feet, permanent grin and ability to launch Justin Verlander fastballs out of the field of play have made him a fan favorite among San Franciscans. Fans have...
1/20/14 | Comment | Respect | Share

 

Sandoval's weight loss doesn't mean the Giants should re-sign him just yet
Few athletes in the Bay Area are as beloved as Pablo Sandoval. His rotund stature, nimble feet, permanent grin and ability to launch Justin Verlander fastballs out of the field of play have made him a fan favorite among San Franciscans. Fans have...
1/20/14 | Comment | Respect | Share

 

Meet this season's biggest All-Star snub: DeMarcus Cousins
In March of 2011, after Portland beat Miami 105-96, LeBron James told Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinel that LaMarcus Aldridge was "the biggest snub in All-Star history." In that 2010-11 season Aldridge averaged 21.7 points...
1/15/14 | Comment | Respect | Share

 

What Divisional Round game are you most excited for?
Last week's Wild Card games didn't disappoint and this week's slate of games looks like it could be even better. Which one are you most excited to watch?
1/10/14 | Comment | Respect | Take poll

 

What to watch for in the Divisional Round
Before last week's games, I highlighted a few factors that would go a long way towards deciding the Wild Card matchups. And now, less than 24 hours before the best weekend of the NFL season kicks off, it's time to look ahead to the round of...
1/10/14 | Comment | Respect | Share

 

Do running teams really fare better in the cold?
Throughout the week, the biggest story leading up to the Packers-49ers Wild Card game has been the weather. Experts have predicted weather near or below zero at Lambeau for today's contest while football fans across the country have been getting...
1/5/14 | Comment | Respect | Share

 

Do running teams really fare better in the cold?
Throughout the week, the biggest story leading up to the Packers-49ers Wild Card game has been the weather. Experts have predicted weather near or below zero at Lambeau for today's contest while football fans across the country have been getting...
1/5/14 | Comment | Respect | Share

 

Senior Bowl coaches announement is good news for Falcons and Jags
Earlier today, the NFL and the Senior Bowl announced that Atlanta's Mike Smith and Jacksonville's Gus Bradley will coach this year's event. Smith and his Falcons staff will coach the North while Bradley and his Jacksonville staff will coach...
1/2/14 | Comment | Respect | Share

 

Senior Bowl coaches announement is good news for Falcons and Jags
Earlier today, the NFL and the Senior Bowl announced that Atlanta's Mike Smith and Jacksonville's Gus Bradley will coach this year's event. Smith and his Falcons staff will coach the North while Bradley and his Jacksonville staff will coach...
1/2/14 | Comment | Respect | Share

 

Which Wild Card game are you most excited to watch?
The opening weekend of the 2013 2014 playoffs is chalk full of interesting matchups. Which are you most excited for?
1/2/14 | Comment | Respect | Take poll
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What to watch for in the Wild Card round
In a previous post, I tried to reduce the NFL playoffs to a three-part checklist and, after some basic statistical analysis, I concluded that the Broncos fit my criteria for a Super Bowl winner better than any other team. But we know football; things...
1/2/14 | Comment | Respect | Share

 

Trendspotting in the NFL playoffs
NFL fans got to see something yesterday that hardly ever happens: a week 17 playoff cluster-$@&#. Postseason hopes dashed from thousands of miles away, complex tie-breaker scenarios, and a whole lot of scoreboard watching --  it really...
12/31/13 | Comment | Respect | Share
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Trendspotting in the NFL playoffs
NFL fans got to see something yesterday that hardly ever happens: a week 17 playoff cluster-$@&#. Postseason hopes dashed from thousands of miles away, complex tie-breaker scenarios, and a whole lot of scoreboard watching --  it really...
12/30/13 | Comment | Respect | Share
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11 fun facts about the NBA on Christmas
Christmas basketball is better than Thanksgiving football. There, I said it. Yesterday's slate of games may have looked more enticing before the season started, but it was still awesome. To quote South Park's Kyle Broflovski, "It's...
12/26/13 | Comment | Respect | Share

 

11 fun facts about the NBA on Christmas
Christmas basketball is better than Thanksgiving football. There, I said it. Yesterday's slate of games may have looked more enticing before the season started, but it was still awesome. To quote South Park's Kyle Broflovski, "It's...
12/26/13 | Comment | Respect | Share

 

Allegations against former Sarkisian assistant mean anxiety in Troy
Many USC fans were already less than impressed by the Steve Sarkisian hiring. Now this. The SoCal native and former USC quarterbacks coach and offensive coordinator under Pete Carroll was already facing an uphill climb; he's replacing the...
12/20/13 | Comment | Respect | Share

 

Tis the season of trading
There is a magical feeling in the air. And no, it's not the holiday cheer or the smell of chestnuts roasting. It's NBA trade season, baby! For months, NBA analysts have circled December 15, when players signed in the offseason can be traded,...
12/17/13 | Comment | Respect | Share

 

Are the Kings actually developing an identity?
As a Kings fan, I'm pumped that GM Pete D'Alessandro made the move for Rudy Gay. Yeah, I get it, brainy GMs and much of the blog-o-verse agree that he's overrated and overpaid, but I'm sticking with my guns here. Within the last...
12/10/13 | Comment | Respect | Share

 

Are the Kings actually developing an identity?
As a Kings fan, I'm pumped that GM Pete D'Alessandro made the move for Rudy Gay. Yeah, I get it, brainy GMs and much of the blog-o-verse agree that he's overrated and overpaid, but I'm sticking with my guns here. Within the last...
12/9/13 | Comment | Respect | Share

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