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  1. NFL - Debating 2014 Hall of Fame candidates' credentials

    KC Joyner

    With the finalists announced for the NFL Hall of Fame Class of 2014, KC Joyner identifies four players whose careers don't stack up to the standard of the rest of the players enshrined in Canton.

    Story | Conversation | January 30, 2014
  2. NHL - Players sound off on Bettman, gay marriage and Patrick Kane...

    Craig Custance

    An anonymous players poll revealed zero support among players for commissioner Gary Bettman, strong support for gay marriage and a surprising nominee for the U.S. presidency.

    Blog | Conversation | October 10, 2012
  3. Khaled Holmes is focal point of USC Trojans offensive line

    Greg Katz

    USC center Khaled Holmes is using lessons from the past, and from those close to him, in an attempt to make 2012 special for the Trojans.

    Story | Conversation | August 30, 2012
  4. NCB - Marquette's Jae Crowder among Wooden Award snubs

    Matt Giles

    Matt Giles looks at players who didn't make the Wooden Award watch list even though they are playing better than teammates who did.

    Story | Conversation | January 17, 2012
  5. NBA -- Schedule impacting quality of play?

    John Hollinger

    Is the short season ruining the quality of play? John Hollinger analyzes that and more.

    Story | Conversation | January 06, 2012
  6. 2011 Stanley Cup Playoffs - Tim Thomas, other top netminders aren...

    Philip Myrland

    Pundits often point to elite goaltending as a prime reason for postseason success. However, a look at the variance of goalie performance over seven-game stretches shows there isn't much difference between any of them.

    Story | Conversation | April 21, 2011
  7. Golden State Warriors' hot start to season is an illusion - Tom H...

    Tom Haberstroh

    The Golden State Warriors' 7-4 start is great for the morale of a franchise that desperately needed a boost, but a deeper look reveals many lingering problems that should be exposed before long.

    Story | Conversation | November 17, 2010
  8. NCF -- Bruce Feldman -- Al Golden, Brian Kelly, Kirk Ferentz and ...

    Bruce Feldman

    Bruce Feldman takes a look at 10 candidates for Coach of the Year as of early November 2009. Some options: Brian Kelly, Kirk Ferentz, Al Golden and ... Lane Kiffin. Yep. Also: beef at ND and Mike Riley's salary oddities.

    Blog | Conversation | November 11, 2009
  9. The good, and not-so-good, awards for 2008

    Jason Sobel

    Some PGA Tour awards, golfers would love. Player of the year comes to mind. Then there are a few dubious distinctions they'd like nothing to do with such as the "Foot in Mouth Award" or the "Invisible Man Award." Jason Sobel shares his nominees.

    Blog | Conversation | December 09, 2008
  10. It's all over for Atlanta

    My nominee for the most amazing team in the majors this season? There are plenty of candidates, but I think I'm going with the Atlanta Braves. Entering spring training, their projected starting rotation included John Smoltz, Tom Glavine, and Mike H...

    Blog | Conversation | June 11, 2008
  11. De La Hoya sweepstakes kick off

    Dan Rafael

    The most immediate fallout from Floyd Mayweather's sudden retirement on Friday involves Oscar De La Hoya. The Golden Boy was supposed to fight him in a Sept. 20 rematch, but now that's out and De La Hoya is scrambling for a new opponent. Golden Boy ...

    Blog | Conversation | June 10, 2008
  12. Good draft for African-Americans

    In a week when an African-American became the Democratic nominee for president and the passing of Bo Diddley made the front page of the New York Times, baseball's draft promised a landscape change that Bud Selig, Jimmie Lee Solomon and so many others...

    Blog | Conversation | June 06, 2008
  13. Blog 22

    Kieran Mulvaney

    Friday, 11:40 a.m. ET -- Awards Winners of the awards are announced weeks or months in advance, so there is no suspense, but every year the illusion of an ongoing contest is somewhat maintained at the awards dinner with the nominees being disclosed...

    Blog | Conversation | May 02, 2008
  14. Three Strikes: TGIF edition

    Some people in this sport are happier the week is coming to an end than others. You might have noticed that. So here are three prime nominees: STRIKE ONE -- BUCCO DEPT.: It wasn't so long ago that we thought the Pirates' one real area of strength wa...

    Blog | Conversation | April 25, 2008
  15. The Best Picture nominees

    The Academy Awards aren't exactly like the Hall of Fame ... but they're close enough that we can have a lot of fun arguing about them, too. What's a Best Picture"? I think when you leave the theater after seeing a Best Picture, you shouldn't be able...

    Blog | Conversation | February 22, 2008
  16. "The Mobies"

    Craig Schroeder, Jr.

    Fantasy Duds

    Story | Conversation | September 21, 2006