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Who’s the Greatest Sports Person of All Time?

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You’ve seen the lists, you’ve read the stats, you’ve seen the performances. But who really is the greatest sports person of all time? Is it Michael Jordan, for his world beating seasons at the heart of the Chicago Bulls basketball squad? What about Roger Bannister, the first human to run the mile in under four minutes? Take a look at …

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Brian Wilson’s Baby Fit

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Former San Francisco Giants closer Brian Wilson decided post-game on the field last night was the appropriate time to “ask” Giant’s CEO Larry Baer when he was going to get his 2012 World Series ring.  Apparently the exchange was less than cordial, and carried a bit of the fire one would expect from a Giants/Dodger game. This is rather out …

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#ExitSandman

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Your browser does not support iframes. Who can forget Mariano Rivera Day at Yankee Stadium… http://youtu.be/e5iJR21J7QI Great tribute on the MLB Facebook Page Post by MLB. Image Source

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Johnny Football Or Johnny Cashcow

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The NCAA football season is well under way and at only week 3, there is already a national buzz surrounding the upcoming SEC match up between the University of Alabama Crimson Tide and the Texas A&M Aggies. Last season, the Crimson Tide won the BCS national championship and the only blemish on their otherwise perfect record was a loss to …

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Why You Should Get Involved In Fantasy Sports

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Fantasy sports websites and leagues have become increasingly popular in recent years as more and more players wish to play the role of general manager and build the sports team they could only dream of. Leagues and advice are available for players looking to build a dream sports team in the NFL, MLB, NHL and NBA along with many professional …

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Love Sport? Why Not Study It at University?

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This week, Facebook tells me, marks the tenth anniversary of my A-Level results. Depressing thoughts, much like hangovers, take days to dissipate these days but it has nudged my rusty noggin into remembering my fast and loose decisions with respect to University. My course preferences were as much based on whim as they were interest and my choice of institution …

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Lean In with the 99ers

ESPN Lean In with the 99ers

I’m a HUGE fan of empowerment. I’m a huge fan of positive role models. And, being a father of a middle school daugher, I even more of a bigger fan of women doing positive things that dramatically shift society. That’s a big statement, but the following video lives up to that hype. Recently, Jessica Bennett from Lean In (yes the …

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Principles of a Successful Triathlon Bike

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For your first few triathlons you probably borrowed a bike or dusted off the old bike that’s been hiding in the garage for the past decade, but now that you have done a few races and you know you love the sport, it’s time to find the perfect racing bike. As you begin the search for triathlete bikes, you may …

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Celebrities Riding High On Racehorse Success

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It seems that as more and more celebrities are trying out a day at the races, an increasing number are stepping up their involvement in the sport by becoming racehorse owners.  From soccer players such as Michael Owen, to Hollywood A-listers such as Kevin Costner, many big names are deciding to further their involvement from merely having a flutter on …

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