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Trying to become first British men's player to win Grand Slam title since Fred Perry in 1936

Wimbledon

Roger Federer will face Andy Murray in the Men’s Singles Final on Sunday at 7am CDT. Roger Federer defeated Novak Djokovic in four sets to upset the top seed. Federer who has won six Wimbledon titles will attempt to tie Pete Sampras for a record 17th grand slam title. It was clearly an upset as Federer was facing the top […]

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Recently Signed 13yr $98 Million dollar deal

Minnesota Wild

The Minnesota Wild have shelled out nearly $200 million and a quarter century of contracts to secure the two top free-agents on the market this offseason. Zach Parise and Ryan Suter both agreed to identical 13yr, $98 Million dollar deals over the weekend. Parise is a native of Minnesota and went to the locally prestigious hockey prep school Shattuck St. […]

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Youkilis Trades Sox Colors

Youkilis Trades Sox Colors

Kevin Youkilis was once made famous by his “Moneyball” reputation as the “Greek God of Walks”. The king of OBP was traded by one Sox organization to another on Sunday. Kevin Youkilis had fallen out of favor with management with an up and comer in the talent pool on his way to stardom at his position for the Red Sox. […]

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Asst. to the GM

Cubs Draft has Theo Trio at Its Finest

The Chicago Cubs’ first draft under the wonder trio of Epstein, Hoyer and Jason McLeod has been a smashing success. They have managed to do exactly what all baseball teams want: acquire young starting pitching and the glue guys with which to build a team. The Cubs took 10 pitchers with their first 13 picks, and Albert Almora(OF, Fla) as […]

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Roger Clemens Acquitted

“Rocket” Roger Clemens was found not guilty in federal court on acquisitions he lied to a grand jury about using performance enhancing drugs. The key witness for the government was trainer and trusted colleague, Brian McNamee, who in addition to being a personal trainer, was a former New York Police officer. The evidence Clemens faced was old cotton swabs and […]

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Third time in 8 years a horse will go for the Triple Crown

Belmont Stakes

Everyone knows the story about Secretariat and how the last Triple Crown winner at Belmont in 1978 was Affrimed, but this Saturday I’ll Have Another will try and end that drought. After a dramatic come back neck and neck finish with Bodemeister, the sire of the 2003 Kentucky Derby winner Funny Cide will make the attempt in New York. The […]

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Freshman Golfer at Texas

2012 NCAA Golf National Title Won In Dramatic Fashion

In a matchup between schools renown for their iconic football programs, the Texas Longhorns narrowly defeated the Alabama Crimson Tide at game’s end.  At a time of year when thoughts tend toward basketball and hockey playoffs, the French Open and baseball, few might consider the NCAA golf championship as a worthy competitor for their spectating time.  But this year’s golf championship […]

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Road win for the ages

Road win for the ages

James Harden hits a massive 3-point Fg with 28.8 to go. Russell Westbrook has had a magnificent night (23, 12, 4, 4), with the biggest road game in their franchises history thus far staring them in the face (The Seattle SuperSonics were beaten soundly by the 96′ Bulls) the OKC have come up with a performance for the ages. They will […]

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Anze Kopitar steals home-ice with OT breakaway winner

SCF Game 2

The New Jersey Devils won an overtime thriller when Anze Kopitar scored his breakaway goal. The Devils entered the Stanley Cup finals after ending the Rangers’ season in six games.  They need to take one of their two home games or they could get swept out of the finals. Jonathan Quick’s goaltending has been superb.  His low GAA allows the […]

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MLB Entry Draft

MLB Entry Draft

The First Year player draft will be aired tonight on the MLB Network at 6pm CDT.  Top prospects include Byron Buxton HS OF (GA), Mark Appel SP (Stanford) and  Mike Zunino C (Florida).  An interesting story this year is the changes in the signing process of draftees. With a hard cap slotted for teams to pay players, the draft is […]

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