Isaiah Thomas is the Engine Behind the Boston Celtics Success, Is he the Sixth Man of the Year?

The biggest piece to the Boston Celtics recent success is the smallest player on the team– Isaiah Thomas. Thomas may stand 5’9, but his game is larger than life. Thomas is the modern day Vinnie Johnson who accepts his role as the 6th man without any gripes, but he can fill up the stat sheet in a blink of an eye. Thomas was recently named the Eastern Conference Player of the Week...
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April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Fedosov, Dennis, Thompson, Adams Advance On Boxcino

We probably won’t get an authentic borderline contender from the latest editions of the ESPN’s Boxcino tournament format like we did the previous two, but on Friday night we at least got something worth watching in all four bouts, or three, depending on how much you can tolerate grotesquely swollen ears that lead to a rare “Knockout, Because Ear.” The gross ear thing happened...
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April 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Isaiah Thomas Wants to Be a Starter… Should He Be?

With the Celtics heading into their critical stretch run, much of the team’s success has been attributed to point guard Isaiah Thomas. Thomas has met and surpassed the expectations of many after being acquired by Danny Ainge at the deadline in a deal that is widely considered to be a heist. He has instantly become a fan favorite and so far has squashed any reputation he previously...
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April 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Shamarko Thomas Time Has Arrived

Now that Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu has decided to retire after 12 seasons, it’s likely that his torch will be passed on to third-year safety Shamarko Thomas. Thomas was, in essence, groomed personally by Polamalu and the two trained together out in California last offseason. The Syracuse product and former 2013 fourth-round draft pick […] Shamarko Thomas Time...
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April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Sarah Thomas to be very first full-time female game official for NFL

According to the Baltimore Sun‘s Aaron Wilson, the NFL has hired its first full-time female official, Sarah Thomas. Thomas also became the first female to officiate an NCAA football game back in 2007. Thomas has been on the NFL’s radar for seven years. NFL VP of officiating Dean Blandino said in 2013 that “She was in […]
Via Full Scale Sports
April 03, 2015  |  Discuss

The Broncos Need to Re-Up Demaryius Thomas

Yesterday, via the team’s official web site, Denver Broncos executive vice president and general manager John Elway indicated that he wants Demaryius Thomas to be a part of his team for years to come. Thomas, an All-Pro wide receiver scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent this offseason, had the franchise tag placed on him earlier this month, keeping him in Denver for at...
Via Mile High Sports
March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit's Josh Thomas rips the New York Jets approach to coaching

The last few days have been crazy for Detroit Lions DB Josh Thomas. Thomas, who was a member of the New York Jets had his playbook that was stored on a team issued iPad and his passport stolen. The Jets were able to clear the information that was on the iPad but that was the least of his worries. A few days later the Jets released Thomas and their reasoning behind the move was that...
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March 13, 2015  |  Discuss

The Miami Dolphins do some housekeeping before Free Agency starts

With free agency less than an hour away the Dolphins have made some small, but important moves. The team has resigned Michael Thomas. Thomas got hurt last year against the Chargers and became a fan favorite after intercepting Tom Brady in the endzone to end a game in 2013. Thomas has a chance to compete for one of the starting safety spots or even as the team’s nickel cornerback...
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March 10, 2015  |  Discuss

2014-15 Fantasy Basketball: Week 18 Preview

Photo credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images   4 Games: BOS, BKN, CHA, CHI, CLE, DAL, DEN, GS, HOU, LAL, MEM, MIA, NO, PHI, PHO, SAC, TOR, UTA 3 Games: ATL, DET, IND, LAC, MIL, MIN, NY, OKC, ORL, POR, SA, WSH   On Fire: Mo Williams – Since being traded to the Charlotte Hornets, Mo Williams has put up close to elite fantasy numbers as the Hornets starting point guard, filling...
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March 03, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 Fantasy Football: Does Denver really need Julius Thomas back?

 It seems like the season just ended and next year is right around the corner. Before you know it we will be seeing rookies drafted to their new NFL homes and drooling over who we think will be this year's Odell Beckham Jr and Jeremy Hill. Not long after that we will be mock drafting, not because our real drafts end up anything like them, but because it's just fantasy football season...
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February 28, 2015  |  Discuss

With Whitner's inclusion, Pro Bowl secondary has a very Browns look

Cleveland Browns safety Donte Whitner was named on Monday as a Pro Bowl replacement for Seattle safety Earl Thomas. Thomas will not be able to participate with the Seahawks qualifying for the Super Bowl with an overtime victory over Green Bay on Sunday. This will be his third straight Pro Bowl appearance and first as a member of the Browns. The Browns can boast that they have three...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
January 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Broncos gear up for Divisional Round clash with Colts

The Denver Broncos will go go head-to-head with the Indianapolis Colts in the Divisional round after the Colts defeated the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday. The final score: 26-10. This coming game will be a battle of the top two passing touchdown leaders this season. The contenders are quarterbacks Peyton Manning and Andrew Luck. It will be the second meeting of the season between the...
Via Pro Football Spot
January 07, 2015  |  Discuss

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Check out this move by Wild Forward Thomas Vanek.
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December 29, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Stock Watch: Risers and Fallers: Week 16

Khiry Robinson – This season, the Saints got a pleasant surprise from Mark Ingram when he had his first year where there were glimpses of a former Heisman winner. While he had a career year, the Saints can’t count on him being back because this is a contract year. Another back they can’t count on is Pierre Thomas. Thomas has become a fixture in the passing game, but injuries...
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December 23, 2014  |  Discuss


It seems fitting that the special teams battle is critical in the Sunday ‘win and you’re in’ match-up at Heinz Field. Kansas City Chief punter, Dustin Colquitt, is the son of former 3rd round Pittsburgh Steelers 1978 draft pick, punter Craig Colquitt. The younger Colquitt and his Kansas City Chiefs teammates have been a nightmare for opponents this season. And the Steelers...
Via Pro Football Spot
December 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Loyola wins fourth straight game behind Thomas’ 18 points

Loyola (8-2) knocked off Southern Utah (2-6) Friday for its fourth straight victory. The Ramblers defeated the Thunderbirds 73-57 and are off to their best 10-game start since the 2010-11 season, when they also started 8-2. The Ramblers were without leading scorer and distributor Milton Doyle, who rolled his ankle in Wednesday’s win against Abilene Christian. Junior guard Jeff...
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December 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Miami Dolphins may prove to be toughest challenge yet for the Denver Broncos

When the Denver Broncos meet the Miami Dolphins at Mile High this Sunday, the circumstances of both teams couldn’t be more different than the last time they met in 2011 at Sun Life Stadium. The Dolphins were all but eliminated from the playoffs by the sixth game of the season. For the Broncos, it was the start of Tebowmania; a roller coaster ride that started with a thrilling...
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November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Preview: Seminoles Head to Connecticut for Two

Before we discuss this weekend’s basketball contests between Florida State and a pair of New England opponents, the Noled Out staff asks that you please keep Florida State University in your thoughts and prayers regarding a shooting that took place inside the Strozier Library overnight Wednesday. Both members of our very small staff are FSU alumni and this matter is very dear to...
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November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Cleveland Browns Week 11 Winners and Losers

Of all the potential momentum-thwarting items in all of sport, right below injury has to be the three-and-out. If it occurs at the beginning of the game, there is so much pageantry and emotion stemming from the introductions and kickoff, that an immediate three-and-out is the buzzkill of all buzzkills. If your team kicks and the other team puts together a drive of some form, it’s...
Via Waiting For Next Year
November 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Five matchups to watch in Week 11

Week 11 may be the last of the regular season with more than two teams on bye, but it still offers plenty of interesting matchups. Like we highlight every week, here are a couple of the more interesting ones from Sunday’s afternoon slate. 1. Lions WR Golden Tate vs. Cardinals CB Antonio Cromartie The Cardinals tend to matchup their corners to opposing wide receivers. Patrick Peterson...
Via Bloguin Best
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Five matchups to watch in Week 11

Week 11 may be the last of the regular season with more than two teams on bye, but it still offers plenty of interesting matchups. Like we highlight every week, here are a couple of the more interesting ones from Sunday’s afternoon slate. 1. Lions WR Golden Tate vs. Cardinals CB Antonio Cromartie The Cardinals tend to matchup their corners to opposing wide receivers. Patrick Peterson...
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November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

FSU’s Personnel Perfect for Hamilton’s System

The 2013-14 season for Florida State came to a somewhat disappointing finish as the Seminoles settled for a NIT appearance after impressive wins over Virginia Commonwealth and Massachusetts in the non-conference. Few know exactly what to expect of Florida State this upcoming season, but the personnel for the Seminoles may be a very good match for what has made them successful under...
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November 07, 2014  |  Discuss

‘Noles Will Be Thomas’ Team in 2014-15

Hopes are high for Florida State as the 2014-15 season nears. The Seminoles finished 22-14 this past season before falling to Minnesota in the NIT semifinals. Florida State hopes to return to the NCAA Tournament after a two-year hiatus, but for that to happen, Coach Leonard Hamilton will need a special season from junior guard Aaron Thomas. A 6’5″ guard, Thomas was the prize...
Via Noled Out
October 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers vs Jaguars Film Review: Cam Thomas

The Pittsburgh Steelers lost both Ziggy Hood and Al Woods in free agency, and they replaced those losses with free agent Cam Thomas. Thomas continues to start at left tackle. The reason that the previous statement is preceded with a qualifying verb, however, is because there is, and has been, speculation that that position is […] Steelers vs Jaguars Film Review: Cam Thomas is...
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October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Phoenix Suns: An Isaiah Thomas Trade

Phoenix Suns: An Isaiah Thomas Trade By Troy Tauscher: Staff Writer/Hoopstuff… Pacers get: Isaiah Thomas, Shavlik Randolph Suns get: Solomon Hill, Luis Scola A few days ago, I wrote about the way the Suns can clear the glut at point guard. The solution I suggested was that they trade Isaiah Thomas to clear some cap space for signing Goran Dragic in the offseason. Now let’s take...
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October 08, 2014  |  Discuss
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