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Troll hacks SEC Twitter account, posts pornographic material

If you followed the SEC’s official Twitter account and happened to be browsing it Saturday morning, then you probably witnessed some interesting pictures.  The account was hacked with a tweets depicting pornographic images. They were quickly taken down and the SEC issued a statement: “We became aware of it when we saw some retweets,” SEC spokesman Herb Vincent said in a...
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Journey for prospects continues even after the NHL Draft

There is so much said and written about NHL prospects leading up to the draft, from background stories on the expected top selections to pick-by-pick predictions through the first round.But what about after a prospect has been selected? What transpires for a newly drafted player once he stands on stage and takes the obligatory photo holding up the team’s sweater?“It's only the...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Eight big predictions for the 2016 NBA Draft

For better or worse, tonight could be the night that determines the course of your favorite NBA team's future for the next decade. It’s draft night in the NBA, and with that comes a great deal of excitement and uncertainty. For the Philadelphia 76ers and Los Angeles Lakers, who own the first and second overall picks respectively, it appears both franchises are in positions to grab...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

A statistical look at the top prospects in the NBA Draft

With a 3-point shot, a stunning block, and perhaps the most iconic non-dunk of all-time, the 2016 NBA Finals and the 2015-16 NBA season are officially in the books. But there's hardly enough time to hold Cleveland's first championship parade in half a century and order a commemorative DVD before the basketball world moves on to the next thing: The 2016 NBA Draft. Last week, we...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name the top three picks in the NBA draft since 1985

Since the start of the lottery era, we've seen 96 players get selected as the top three picks of the NBA draft. How many can you name?
April 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Trade, free agency talk set to spill into NHL Draft weekend

With just a couple days until Round 1 of the 2016 NHL Draft, the bulk of the attention should be focused on the prospects. That's not to say presumptive No. 1 overall pick Auston Matthews is out of the spotlight, but there are plenty of headlines this week that are being snagged by established players and their moves to different clubs.This offseason isn’t unlike offseasons past...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name every No. 1 pick in NHL draft history

Since the first NHL draft in 1963 (known as the NHL Amateur Draft until 1979; later the NHL Entry Draft), 53 players have been selected No. 1 overall. How many can you name?
May 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Five historical facts about the NHL Draft

By the time we get to this point, just a couple days before the NHL Draft, there are mocks aplenty and prospect profiles up the wazoo. Most of it is speculation, merely stories with short shelf lives.But what about interesting tidbits from drafts past? Or where the most draftees come from? Or what the most bizarre pick in the history of the draft?Here are a few historical facts and...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Three ways to mess up the No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft

It's tough to remember, since we're in the middle of the wild, entertaining, and cheap shot filled 2016 NBA Finals, but in just around a week, it'll be time for the 2016 NBA Draft. That's right, we only have to wait until next Thursday to find out if Brandon Ingram or Ben Simmons will be the newest member of the Philadelphia 76ers. Simply obtaining the number one pick is a huge...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name every NBA No. 1 draft pick that won Rookie of the Year

19 number 1 picks of the NBA draft have also won the Rookie of the Year award. How many of them can you name?
January 20, 2016  |  Discuss
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Troll hacks SEC Twitter account, posts pornographic material

Journey for prospects continues even after the NHL Draft

Eight big predictions for the 2016 NBA Draft

A statistical look at the top prospects in the NBA Draft

QUIZ: Name the top three picks in the NBA draft since 1985

Trade, free agency talk set to spill into NHL Draft weekend

QUIZ: Name every No. 1 pick in NHL draft history

Five historical facts about the NHL Draft

Three ways to mess up the #1 pick in the NBA Draft

QUIZ: Name every NBA No. 1 draft pick that won Rookie of the Year

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