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Jul 01

VenomStrikes.com: Dbacks Rubby Tries To Turn His Fortunes vs Dodgers

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The Dbacks took their first game of the series against the Dodgers last night. It was the first time in 8 contests that they defeated Los Angeles. Tonight they go for the series victory, their second of the season against the Dodgers. In order for that to happen, De La Rosa will need to avenge …

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Jun 29

Puck Daddy: Lord Stanley commandeers own float in Chicago Pride Parade

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On the heels of an historic Supreme Court decision, approximately one million people flooded the streets of Chicago in celebration of the annual Pride Parade. Yet, of all the attendees, only one could whip the hoards of people into a frenzy as it passed through – Lord Stanley’s Cup. The Cup, appearing on its own …

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Jun 29

The Landry Hat: What One Former Exec Said About The Cowboys Will Have Fans Doing Flip

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From 1960 until 1989, Gil Brandt was the chief talent scout and vice president of player personnel for the Dallas Cowboys. Brandt helped form America’s Team. Over 25-years later, the 82-year old is still in the business of scouting players as a senior analyst for NFL.com. Brandt certainly has the pedigree to back-up his opinions. …

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Jun 20

Scherzer loses perfect game

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Max Scherzer pitched a no-hitter and came agonizingly close to a perfect game, hitting a batter with two outs in the ninth inning Saturday in the Washington Nationals‘ 6-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates. Scherzer was masterful in retiring the first 26 hitters. He came within one strike of throwing the 22nd …

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Jun 20

BTB: Cowboys Offseason 2015: Rookie Review

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While the OTAs and minicamp are primarily a lot of work against air, it still was the first real chance to see how the rookies looked against real NFL talent. Here are some early impressions of how they did. Although the Dallas Cowboys had their first chance to show the coaching staff what they could …

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Jun 17

The Landry Hat: It’s Time For The Dallas Cowboys To Pay Dez Bryant

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Last year, during the first mandatory mini-camp, wide receiver Dez Bryant was pretty clear about his desire to get a long-term deal done as he was set to enter the 2014 season, working on the last year of his rookie contract. At the time, Bryant was clear that he felt he deserved it but he …

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Jun 07

TROY: The Warriors are Gonna Win the 2015 NBA Finals

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Cool shit. I’m called ’em overrated earlier in the season, and now they are gonna go ahead and win the title. I reckon the San Antonio Spurs would have beaten them had they played in the postseason, but San Antonio shit on themselves in the first round against the LA Clippers, so that matchup never …

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Jun 07

The Sports Bank.net: Cal Golden Bears good role model for Illini basketball

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Shortly after the Illini basketball team closed up shop for the season (It happened in the early going of their Big Ten Tournament first round destruction at the hands of Michigan’s 3/4 of a team) we juxtaposed Illinois to Maryland. It made sense at the time given that the Illini and the Terps had such …

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Jun 03

Stanley Cup Prediction

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The Stanley Cup Final is finally here and it pits the Tampa Bay Lightning against the Chicago Blackhawks. The Lightning will have home ice advantage but as we have seen throughout the playoffs and especially in Game 7 of both Conference finals, it really does not matter. http://www.rotoworld.com/articles/nhl/54470/172/stanley-cup-prediction

May 28

Pace Of Play Rules And The Future Of Baseball

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Major League Baseball implements new Pace of Play Rules for the upcoming 2015 season. The new rules were created in hopes to speed up the pace of the game. MLB commissioner Rob Manfred commented in an ESPN article, “These changes represent a step forward in our efforts to streamline the pace of play. The most …

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