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  1. Power forward in Dieng's future?

    Joe Kaiser

    Gorgui Dieng came on strong in the late part of his rookie season, and, according to Flip Saunders' recent comments, there's reason to believe he could take on a bigger role on Minnesota's new-look frontline in 2014-15. Dieng's high PER (16.58) in...

    Blog | August 25, 2014
  2. Stan Van Gundy's first move

    Nick Borges

    Last summer Joe Dumars brought in Josh Smith via a four-year contract that will pay him $54 million. The former Pistons president of basketball operations thought Smith, Andre Drummond and Greg Monroe would form a dominate frontline, but it bombed un...

    Blog | May 14, 2014
  3. Tanaka will be elite from day one

    Keith Law

    The New York Yankees needed a frontline starting pitcher, both to address the depth problems in their rotation and to cover the possibility that CC Sabathia's 2013 is a sign that he's no longer a true No. 1 starter. The market this offseason offered ...

    Blog | January 22, 2014
  4. Why Cody Zeller isn't starting

    Joe Kaiser

    Most everyone expected Charlotte to go with a starting frontline of Al Jefferson and Cody Zeller this season, but in the Bobcats' first 29 games that hasn't happened a single time. And there's a big reason for that. Look no further than the emerge...

    Blog | December 26, 2013
  5. Kevin Youkilis to the Los Angeles Dodgers among potential bargain...

    Paul Swydan

    Paul Swydan looks at five low-cost free-agent fixes that should be made, starting with Kevin Youkilis to the Dodgers.

    Story | Conversation | December 12, 2013
  6. Scout's take: Xavier lands Bluiett

    Adam Finkelstein

    ESPN 100 SF Trevon Bluiett made a verbal commitment to Xavier on Friday, simultaneously ending what has been a long and complicated recruiting process, and giving Musketeers' coach Chris Mack a major addition to his frontline. Why he committed: ...

    Blog | November 01, 2013
  7. 2013-14 College Basketball Preview - San Diego Toreros

    Nic Reiner

    A strong backcourt will carry the San Diego Toreros, who should be back above .500 if they get any production out of their post options in 2013-14.

    Story | Conversation | October 01, 2013
  8. 2013-14 College Basketball Preview - Delaware Fightin Blue Hens

    Craig Powers

    Craig Powers previews the 2013-14 season for Delaware. Though inexperience on the frontline will be a challenge, the Blue Hens' backcourt depth and offensive firepower will make them a CAA title contender.

    Story | Conversation | August 12, 2013
  9. John Lackey's first success in Boston starts with his first pitch...

    Dave Cameron

    Dave Cameron takes a close look at what has made Boston Red Sox pitcher John Lackey successful in 2013. Beyond health, it's been a change in approach starting with strike one.

    Story | Conversation | May 24, 2013
  10. Mariners would be wise to trade Washburn

    The Mariners made an aggressive move for a frontline starting pitcher in the offseason, landing Erik Bedard, and they began the season thinking they had a chance to overtake the Angels. Instead, their own race was effectively over by the end of May, ...

    Blog | Conversation | July 28, 2008
  11. Haren vs. Santana

    Say you are looking for a frontline starting pitcher. An ace. Somebody capable of helping to lead your team into the playoffs. You could back up your organization's truck and offer two Grade A prospects and a couple of Grade B prospects and call the...

    Blog | Conversation | November 27, 2007
  12. Scouting report: Freshman Blake Griffin is already the go-to guy

    Reggie Rankin

    Reggie Rankin breaks down Oklahoma's strengths and weaknesses.

    Story | Conversation | November 15, 2007
  13. Mets hunting for innings-eater

    Alex Rodriguez has dominated the early offseason conversation for the Mets, who will check in on the third baseman's open house here in Orlando, Fla. But there is a far greater concern for the Mets: They need a frontline starting pitcher badly. Not a...

    Blog | Conversation | November 06, 2007
  14. Vandy stocking up on talented bigs

    Antonio Williams

    Vanderbilt coach Kevin Stallings, through his recruiting efforts, continues to add quality depth along his frontline. His latest recruiting prize comes in the form of ESPN 150 prospect 6-8 PF Steve Tchiengang (Montverde, Fla.). Tchiengang has a tr...

    Blog | Conversation | September 26, 2007
  15. Wagner might have talked himself out

    Jerry Crasnick

    Houston says it must re-evaluate its spending, and Billy Wagner and Richard Hidalgo might be casualties.

    Story | Conversation | October 27, 2003