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Right choice was made for AL MVP

It was not surprising Jose Altuve won the 2017 American League MVP on Thursday. What was surprising was Altuve received 27 of the ...
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Time for UCLA to distance themselves from the Ball family

After this past week and weekend with LiAngelo Ball disgracing his family, his reputation, the University of California, Los Angeles and the college ...
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Nets keep on being gift that keeps on giving for Celtics

When Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov told then-Nets general manager Billy King to engineer a trade to acquire Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce, Jason Terry ...
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Final thoughts: Siena vs Florida Gulf Coast

If we learned one thing from Siena’s home opener last night, it’s that the Saints are not a finished product. They fell to ...
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No way McAdoo should be Giants coach anymore

After the Giants’ 31-21 loss Sunday afternoon at Levi’s Stadium, it couldn’t have surprised anyone that they gave the San Francisco 49ers their ...
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Scoring goal never felt this good for Boyle

Excuse Brian Boyle for being a bit emotional after scoring his first Devils goal in the first period during the Devils’ 3-2 overtime ...
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Maybe Rutgers football has something going

Admit it, long-suffering diehard Rutgers football fans. You expected the Rutgers Scarlet Knights to choke against the Maryland Terrapins Saturday with a slim ...
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Astros earned history

It was in 2014 when Sports Illustrated proclaimed that the Houston Astros would be the 2017 World Series champions after Ben Reiter did ...
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Game 7 was meant to be

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Home Is Where Heart Is For Astros

Friday night was the third World Series game ever at Minute Maid Park. Unlike the last two World Series games at that stadium ...
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Truth is 10 years is enough for Yankees and Girardi

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’vT5iMNWhQlR9eFqzVEokOQ’,sig:’YwIF7v1pzRKSS1Z3hOVmbj0QKGYPgzqV3VOh6ELWfCw=’,w:’594px’,h:’401px’,items:’864784144′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.js Telling signs were out there that Joe Girardi was not going to manage the Yankees ...
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Best World Series game ever?

If a baseball fan is 38 or younger, he or she has to think Wednesday night’s Game 2 of the World Series was ...
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Astros, Dodgers clash in World Series

For the first time since the Reds and Orioles in 1970 and for only the eighth time in history, the World Series will ...
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Knicks could use someone of Westbrook’s stature

Russell Westbrook had a NBA single-season record of 42 triple-doubles last season with a not-so-good supporting cast. With the Thunder acquiring Paul George ...
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Offense won’t matter if Nets can’t play defense

The Nets had a good offseason. Second-year general manager Sean Marks brought players that provided athleticism in D’Angelo Russell, DeMarre Carroll, Trevor Booker ...
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Of all Giants who needed this, it was McAdoo

Giants head coach Ben McAdoo has not had a good week. He suspended Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie indefinitely, and his decision was questioned by Giants ...
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Shero’s signing of Butcher pays dividends

Devils general manager Ray Shero made signing Hobey Baker Award winner Will Butcher a priority this summer. He knew the University of Denver ...
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Starting Lewis is prudent thing to do for Rutgers

It never ends. Rutgers is back to square one, starting another quarterback competition in the middle of the season. This is Rutgers Scarlet ...
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Could Vigneault be on hot seat?

The title based on a question could be construed as a hot take. Guilty as charged, especially coming from a writer who knows ...
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Kids will dictate where Devils go

The Devils did plenty of soul-searching this offseason of what they can do to be a better team. They heard snickers from their ...
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NFL Week 4 Hierarchy

Week Four of the NFL season is over with and there were multiple teams in last week’s hierarchy that took a loss this ...
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Collins knows his time is up

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:’cfcfea2dRHtCIsp5Z8zIKQ’,sig:’xFBjhG1wccwZZIMSS0gNC6JadcSlioqPnznGxUlsShQ=’,w:’594px’,h:’432px’,items:’845108544′,caption: true ,tld:’com’,is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.js Wednesday night was the Mets’ last home game of the season, and it was likely ...
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NFL Week 3 Hierarchy

Week three of the NFL season has concluded and it was much better to watch than the first two weeks of play. Teams ...
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Carmelo to the Thunder will not change anything

Mid-afternoon on September 23, 2017 Carmelo Anthony’s New York nightmare finally came to an end. Anthony waived his no trade clause then the ...
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Merciful end of forgettable Anthony era

With the Knicks holding on to a 92-90 lead over the Pacers in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference semifinals on a Saturday ...
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