Archive for May, 2013

Questionable Officiating Determines Game 4

Posted on 31. May, 2013 by .

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Many had written off the Indiana Pacers after being trounced at home in the pivotal game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals, however the leagues best defensive team once again displayed how they earned that title.  Furthermore, the Pacers out rebounded Miami 49-30 leading to several second and third chance opportunities that gradually deteriorated the […]

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Back to Championship Form

Posted on 31. May, 2013 by .

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Fundamentals are not dead proven by the San Antonio Spurs return for the fifth time in 14 years to the NBA Finals after a 4-0 sweep of the Memphis Grizzlies in the Western Conference Finals.  The Spurs are a perfect blend of veteran experience and athletic youth with their core of Tim Duncan, Tony Parker […]

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Rangers Hope Rookie Pitchers Up to Challenge

Posted on 31. May, 2013 by .

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While the ballclub has gotten off to a solid start in 2013, fans with Texas Rangers tickets have to wonder when the injuries are going to stop, as a number of players have already missed significant time. Fortunately, the Rangers have also had several new faces make big contributions in the first two months of […]

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The Drama Of The NBA Championship

Posted on 30. May, 2013 by .

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Each year, the intensity and the passion of the best basketball players in the world comes to center stage in the NBA Championship, the best of seven tilt that pits the strongest team from both Western and Eastern conferences.  This year, the San Antonio Spurs in the West have locked in a championship berth for […]

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Texans’ Biggest 2013 Addition is Healthy Cushing

Posted on 28. May, 2013 by .

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The NFL offseason is winding down, and fans with Houston Texans tickets now have a pretty good idea of who is going to be on the roster when the season opens in three months. While the Texans lost several key free agents this offseason, including OLB Connor Barwin, FB James Casey, S Glover Quin and […]

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Wiggins Makes KU Instant Title Contenders

Posted on 28. May, 2013 by .

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Few college basketball programs ever receive a better gift in the middle of May than the one Kansas got two weeks ago, as the nation’s No. 1 ranked recruit, Andrew Wiggins, signed on with the Jayhawks for the class of 2013. While Kentucky, North Carolina and Florida State were also finalists for Wiggins’ services, it […]

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Dodgers Kershaw Assumes Title of Baseball’s Top Pitcher

Posted on 28. May, 2013 by .

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In a season already marred by numerous injuries and surprising ineffectiveness, at least fans with Dodgers tickets have Clayton Kershaw to cheer for. Kershaw has shown no ill effects from a late 2012 hip injury and has continued to baffle hitters early this season. Through 11 games in 2013, Kershaw is leading the majors with […]

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Kings One Win Away from Conference Finals

Posted on 24. May, 2013 by .

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After starting the postseason in a 0-2 hole, the Los Angeles Kings have been on a roll, notching four straight victories over the St. Louis Blues to win their first round series, and now stand just one win away from the conference finals after last night’s 3-0 victory over the San Jose Sharks.  While the […]

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Rockies, Giants, D’Backs Locked in Tight Division Race

Posted on 24. May, 2013 by .

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It’s nearly June, and contenders are slowly but surely separating themselves from pretenders as the MLB season presses on. The NL West features one of the tightest races in baseball, with three teams currently tied at the top of the standings with identical 26-21 records. Here is a look at how the division appears to […]

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Vols Near Bottom of Stacked SEC East

Posted on 24. May, 2013 by .

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Spring football is in the books, so now is the perfect time to take a look at how the SEC East appears to measure up with just a few weeks left before fall camp begins. SEC East Power Rankings: Georgia – The 2012 season ended in heartbreaking fashion for the Bulldogs, falling just yards short […]

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