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  1. Big Ten tournament preview

    Pat Forde

    INDIANAPOLIS -- Three things I can't wait to see in Northwestern-Ohio State: Can Michael Thompson continue his roll? The spunky little Northwestern guard set a Big Ten tournament scoring record with 35 points against Minnesota Thursday. Theoretic...

    Blog | March 11, 2011
  2. Rapid Reaction: N'western 75, Minnesota 65

    Pat Forde

    INDIANAPOLIS -- Northwestern rode a dominant, 35-point performance from guard Michael Thompson for a surprisingly easy 75-65 victory over Minnesota. It was a Northwestern record for most points scored in a Big Ten tourney game, and it helped the W...

    Blog | March 10, 2011
  3. Halftime thoughts: BYU 35, Florida 33

    Pat Forde

    OKLAHOMA CITY -- Quick halftime thoughts from BYU 35, Florida 33. Forget Jimmer Fredette. The star of the first half for the Cougars was sophomore reserve guard Michael Loyd, who slapped a personal 10-0 run on the Gators to erase a seven-point BY...

    Blog | March 18, 2010
  4. Jason Lezak, America's second-favorite swimmer in Beijing, one ye...

    Pat Forde

    Exactly one year ago, Jason Lezak pulled off a miracle and helped Michael Phelps become an immortal. Oh, how life has changed.

    Story | Conversation | August 11, 2009
  5. Final Four: Tom Izzo at ease during pregam

    Pat Forde

    DETROIT -- The game officials for Michigan State-Connecticut are John Cahill, Leslie Jones and Michael Stuart. They'll be reffing what could be one of the most physical games of the tournament so far. If Tom Izzo is at all nervous, it isn't showin...

    Blog | Conversation | April 04, 2009
  6. Pat Forde: Phelps' latest 'transgression' a teaching moment for t...

    Pat Forde

    Thank you, Michael Phelps. Your latest "youthful transgression" provided the opportunity to teach my kids that role models are best chosen from those you know well, not those you know through a TV screen.

    Story | Conversation | January 28, 2009
  7. A few events to help you avoid the post-Phelpsian meltdown

    Pat Forde

    Michael Phelps is done in Beijing. So, now what? Here are 12 things to keep you from a post-Phelpsian meltdown.

    Story | Conversation | August 18, 2008
  8. Ranking Phelps' eight great wins in Beijing

    Pat Forde

    Michael Phelps' eight gold-medal swims were all magnificent. But the world needs lists, so we're here to rank his great haul of China from most memorable to least.

    Story | Conversation | August 17, 2008
  9. An embodiment of the Olympic ideal, Michael Phelps saved the Game...

    Pat Forde

    When you look back at all of Michael Phelps' performances in Beijing, you can come to this conclusion: He is the Olympic ideal and single-handedly just saved the Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | August 17, 2008
  10. Just when you think Phelps' run can't get any better, it does

    Pat Forde

    Do you believe in heartbreak? No, just believe in Phelps. Don't ask how he does it, because sometimes, especially after a race like the one we saw Saturday, there are no rational explanations. Just believe.

    Story | Conversation | August 16, 2008
  11. Trying to be like Mike has been Hoff's Olympic downfall

    Pat Forde

    Katie Hoff was supposed to be the Phemale Phelps in these Games, but there's nothing Phelpsian about her performance. She has underachieved in Beijing.

    Story | Conversation | August 15, 2008
  12. Is Phelps' dominance bad for swimmers, the sport? One brave soul ...

    Pat Forde

    Friday was full of great stories from the Water Cube. Ryan Lochte won gold. Rebecca Soni pulled off an upset. But all of them were overshadowed by the golden gold. Chalk it up to bad timing, folks. You all were born at the wrong time, in the era of the Phelps Dynasty.

    Story | Conversation | August 15, 2008
  13. Intense? Insane? Maybe, but Bowman is the architect of Phelps' qu...

    Pat Forde

    Who is the mastermind behind this insane plan to have Michael Phelps compete in 17 swims in nine days? The man responsible for every arm stroke and dolphin kick? Meet Bob Bowman.

    Story | Conversation | August 14, 2008
  14. It's over, there are no arguments … Phelps is the best ever...

    Pat Forde

    Say bye-bye Carl, Nadia, Jesse and Mr. Spitz. You all had a nice run as the greatest of Olympians, but it's over. You have been replaced on the throne by Michael Phelps.

    Story | Conversation | August 13, 2008
  15. Veterans Coughlin, Peirsol help U.S. swim team save face in Beiji...

    Pat Forde

    If you were an American swimmer not named Michael Phelps, you weren't really enjoying Beijing up to this point. But two veterans saved the U.S. swim team from becoming a one-pony show at these Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | August 11, 2008
  16. 'No way' turns into 'no quit' for Lezak, men's relay team

    Pat Forde

    Michael Phelps called the race "unbelievable." If he said that, imagine how it looked to us. Words can't describe the Americans' gold-medal comeback performance in the 4x100 relay, but we'll try.

    Story | Conversation | August 11, 2008