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Dan LeBatard Is Not a Hero, But He’s the Baseball Hall-of-Fame-Voting Writer We Need [Thanks, Deadspin]

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Today, it was revealed that the long unknown writer who Deadspin procured a Baseball Hall of Fame ballot from was from Miami Herald and ESPN host, Dan LeBatard.

It will be controversial and LeBatard will surely be crushed by his peers – who take the vote seriously enough to be outraged but not serious enough to fill out proper ballots – but should be seen as a person who helped shed a bit of light on a broken process. Continue reading

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Three Reasons To Root For the Pacers to Beat the Heat in Tonight’s Game 7

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Time to pick sides for tonight.  Are you a LeBron, or are you a Hibbert?  I’m going with the ugly yellow and blue for tonight (never forget the 90s…) – here’s why: Continue reading

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Mike Goodson Arrested; Now John Idzik and the Jets Must Release Him

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On Friday March 17, Jets running back Mike Goodson was arrested and charged on five counts including possession of Marijuana, and possession of a loaded gun with hollow-point bullets.

He was first taken the hospital due to alcohol intoxication before being brought to jail.  As of Friday, he had not made bail.

It may have been his first publicly cited criminal activity, but the result has to be the Jets releasing him, immediately. Continue reading

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2013 Playoff Preview

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The Emotional Bowl:

The Colts come into this game riding the momentum of one of the greatest rookie QB seasons of all time, by Andrew Luck.

But their story all season has been about Chuckstrong; supporting their head coach Chuck Pagano, who had been fighting Cancer for most of the season.
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