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With Lineup Change Coach Q Puts Cup in Reach

Monday, June 7th, 2010

So that's what it looks like when the Chicago Blackhawks are playing near their best, eh? Sunday's 7-4 beat down of the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup finals should be a stern reminder of what one of the league's best offenses looks like when it's clicking on ...

Apparently They Play Baseball in Baltimore

Friday, June 4th, 2010

So today I was perusing the news when I came across an interesting thing: Some baseball expansion team named the Baltimore Orioles have fired their manager. Honestly, it seems kind of soon to can your manager when it's your first year of existence. Surely he deserved some more time to grow ...

Duncan Keith is Playoff Hockey

Sunday, May 23rd, 2010

Upon reflection, we're still pretty pumped about the Chicago Blackhawks making their way into the Stanley Cup Finals for the first time since 1992. Not only did they do it for the first time in a good while, they did it in impressive fashion with a sweep of the San Jose ...

Collins a Perfect Fit for the Lowly 76ers

Friday, May 21st, 2010

First let me start by saying Doug Collins will be missed at the TNT announcer's table during NBA games. That said, the Philadelphia 76ers have made a strong, safe choice for their new head coach. The 58-year old Collins is kind of like what John Madden used to be -- a ...

Favre’s Future Rests With Southern Miss Baseball

Thursday, May 20th, 2010

Do you know whether Brett Favre is coming back to the Minnesota Vikings for one more year? Let me go ahead and answer. No, you don't. Nobody has any idea, probably not even Favre himself. Will he be able to put another season-ending interception (that a way Tracy Porter!) behind him? ...

So We Should Stop Doubting Montreal Now, Right?

Thursday, May 13th, 2010

By now you know the news: The Montreal Canadiens pulled off their second upset of epic proportions in the Stanley Cup playoffs Wednesday by toppling Pittsburgh, 5-2, in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference semifinals. Not exactly the way Sidney Crosby and the boys wanted the franchise's last game in historic ...

Long Live the Jaroslav Halak

Thursday, May 6th, 2010

Have you learned how to pronounce Jaroslav Halak yet? If not, it's about time you add some Czech (or Slovak, depending on how you roll) to your vocabulary. The Slovakian* goaltender is crafting a special playoff performance for the Montreal Canadiens, first by willing them past top-seeded Washington in the Eastern ...