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Irving drops 55 on Portland; Parsons says Harden is the MVP

Holy hell, Kyrie Irving. 55 is a lot of points. The Cleveland Cavaliers starting point guard was sensational last night, leading his team past...
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Immaturity reigns supreme in Marshawn Lynch debate

There seems to be no middle ground when it comes to Marshawn Lynch’s refusal to speak with the media. One side of the debate is media...
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Wisconsin RB Dare Ogunbowale Makes the Most Amazing Field Goal You Will Ever See

Wisconsin running back Dare Ogunbowale is slated to see an increase in rushing attempts with Melvin Gordon off to the NFL next season, but the...
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15 amazing Super Bowl XLIX stats

It’s No. 1 vs. No. 1 when the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks conclude the 2014 NFL season in Super Bowl XLIX this Sunday....
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Athlon's Essential 11 Links of the Day: January 29, 2015

This is your daily links roundup of our favorite sports and entertainment posts on the web for Jan. 29:  • Candice Swanepoel in denim...
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DeflateGate, NBA style: Phil Jackson admits to past trickery with Knicks

The reduction of air inside of footballs has been at the center of most sports media since the New England Patriots battered the Indianapolis Colts...
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Recruiting Analysis: What was the Best QB Class Since 2002?

Not every recruiting class is created equal. Depending on the state, region or position, each recruiting cycle offers different areas of...
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5 Players Replacing the Biggest Names in Big Ten for 2015

Attrition and finding replacements are a key part of any college football offseason. A coaching staff may find answers through the junior college...
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Recruiting Analysis: Class of 2010 Re-Ranked

Recruiting, like the NFL Draft, is the lifeblood of the sport. But recruiting, just like the NFL Draft, is an inexact science. Five-star prospects...
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Where did Seahawks, Patriots find their Super Bowl players?

The popular trend of the football offseason will be the rebound of the Big Ten. Ohio State won the national championship, and Jim Harbaugh is...
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5 X-factors for Super Bowl XLIX

Super Bowl XLIX between the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks overflows with dramatic storylines and features fascinating characters that...
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Curry, Thompson, Korver to enter 3-point contest

All-Star weekend 2015 in New York City is rounding into shape. The NBA officially announced its slam dunk contestants, and now there’s...
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Athlon's Essential 11 Links of the Day: January 28, 2015

This is your daily links roundup of our favorite sports and entertainment posts on the web for Jan. 28:  • Paulina Gretzky...
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Ranking the NBA’s Coach of the Year candidates

6. Terry Stotts, Portland Trail BlazersThe Blazers, quite quietly, have compiled one of the best records in the NBA, and they’ve done it...
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Five players replacing the biggest names in Pac-12 for 2015

Attrition and finding replacements are a key part of any college football offseason. A coaching staff may find answers through the junior college...
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Ten worst teams to ever play in a Super Bowl

For the second straight year, the No. 1 seeds in both the AFC and NFC are set to face off for the Lombardi Trophy with the New England Patriots and...
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Ten best teams that didn't make the Super Bowl

Athlon Sports has examined win-loss records, overall talent, statistics, playoff performances and more and come up with our list of the best NFL...
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Recruiting Analysis: Class of 2011 Re-Ranked

Recruiting, like the NFL Draft, is the lifeblood of the sport. But recruiting, like the NFL Draft, is an inexact science. Five-star prospects have a...
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Five reasons the Seahawks will win the Super Bowl

One way or the other, history will be made when the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks meet in Super Bowl XLIX this Sunday. Either Bill...
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Five reasons the Patriots will win the Super Bowl

One way or the other, history will be made when the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks meet in Super Bowl XLIX this Sunday. Either Bill...
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Is LSU Ready to End its NCAA Tournament Drought?

NASHVILLE — No result would have been more typical of LSU basketball than losing at Vanderbilt on Saturday. Earlier in the week, the...
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Kobe and MJ almost played together on the Wizards

A little more than a decade ago, two of basketball’s most storied legends almost created a one-team bridge, from one generation of superstars...
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5 Players Replacing the Biggest Names in Big 12 for 2015

Attrition and finding replacements are a key part of any college football offseason. A coaching staff may find answers through the junior college...
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5 Players Replacing the Biggest Names in SEC for 2015

Attrition and finding replacements are a key part of any college football offseason. A coaching staff may find answers through the junior college...
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Recruiting Analysis: Where do the best football players come from?

Don’t listen to the old guard. Recruiting rankings matter. Landing an elite class isn’t a guarantee of future success, as coaching...
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