Archive for September, 2013

NBA Point Guards | XL Sports Blog

Who Are Some Of The Best Point Guards In NBA?

Posted on 30. Sep, 2013 by .

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The point guard has an extremely important position.   Point guards are responsible for controlling the ball and ensuring that it gets to the right player. Simply put, the point guard helps create scoring opportunities for the team. There are several great point guards in the NBA, but some are considered greater than others. Below are […]

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The Top Of The Current NFL Standings

Posted on 27. Sep, 2013 by .

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When you look at the top of the current NFL standings, you will see that there are still a number of undefeated teams. This early in the season, that is not too surprising, but it can tell you a bit about what might happen down the road. After all, the vast majority of teams to […]

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Mariano Rivera Retires As A Legend

Posted on 27. Sep, 2013 by .

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People always said that whenever Mariano Rivera retires, a legend will be born in New York City, and that day has finally come. The pitcher played his last home game last night, getting a standing ovation from the crowd. His number was retired. Music played on the sound system. After he had thrown his last […]

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Excitement at the End of Baseball Season

Posted on 20. Sep, 2013 by .

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Even with the MLB season ending, there are still many reasons to get excited about baseball.  Finding out if a team will get in the playoffs motivates many fans to pay more attention to box scores.  On the other hand, even for those teams without a chance of making the playoffs, end of year awards […]

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Reasons to love NCAA Football

Posted on 13. Sep, 2013 by .

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Bias exists in many areas of life, such as politics, religion, and culture.  It may come to its apex in college football.  People take sides, and they desperately want to be right.  It is part of the fun.  Ohio State fans will likely never develop a warm feeling in their hearts for Michigan.  Texas and […]

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NBA Stories to Follow

Posted on 12. Sep, 2013 by .

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The NBA is a sport of chemistry more than most sports, and in recent years, thanks to free agency, it has also become a sport of storylines.  Each NBA season, fans look forward how well their team will play.  There are many questions to answer.  Will players coming back from injury perform at the same […]

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The US Open: The Premier Tennis Tournament in the United States

Posted on 05. Sep, 2013 by .

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The US Open is the most prestigious tennis event in the United States. It is the 4th and final event included in the Grand Slam. The Australian Open, French Open and Wimbledon are the other 3 events of the Grand Slam. This year it runs from August 26th to September 9th and is played at […]

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A Newly Formed Team Impresses With Back to Back Wins

Posted on 05. Sep, 2013 by .

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Created in December of 2005, the newly formed Houston Dynamos won the Major League Soccer Cup in not only their first year of play, but their second as well. Based out of Houston, Texas, the Dynamo name was originally Houston 1836, for the year the city was founded, but controversy caused a permanent name change. […]

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