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The Top Players From the NFC South Heading into 2016

May 24, 2016 Comments (0) Featured NFL, Featured North America, Football (US/Canada), NFL

While the seemingly-endless period between the NFL Draft and the preseason can be a boring time for many NFL fans, it is never too early to analyze the best players in the league. This week, the Last Word On Sports NFL department will be compiling a list of the ten best players in each

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CHARLOTTE, NC - JANUARY 24:  Chris Clemons #29 of the Arizona Cardinals tackles Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers in the second half during the NFC Championship Game at Bank of America Stadium on January 24, 2016 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images) May 23, 2016

Congress Accuses NFL of Interfering with Concussion Study

In the latest potential black eye to the National Football League on player safety

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NBA

Bismack Biyombo

Toronto Raptors Defense Key in Evening Series

May 24, 2016 Comments (0) Basketball, Basketball Featured, Featured North America, NBA, NBA East

It seemed like all was lost when the Toronto Raptors dropped the first two games of the Eastern Conference Finals in Cleveland.  The Cleveland Cavaliers looked like they were ready to continue their playoff winning streak all the way through to the Finals after dominating Toronto

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Ante Zizic NBA Draft Profile

This Ante Zizic NBA Draft profile dives into the skillset of the aggresive, mobile

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NHL

PITTSBURGH, PA - MAY 22:  Tyler Johnson #9 of the Tampa Bay Lightning celebrates after scoring the game winning goal in overtime against Marc-Andre Fleury #29 of the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Final with a score of 4 to 3 during the 2016 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Consol Energy Center on May 22, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Matt Kincaid/Getty Images)

Lightning’s Young Stars Breaking Through At Biggest Time

May 24, 2016 Comments (0) Eastern Conference Teams, Hockey, NHL

“Every team is dealing with something and that’s part of what makes it difficult to win championships. For us it’s an opportunity for other players and something we’re going to have to rally around and do our best to survive. First to make the playoffs and then to

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TORONTO, ON - APRIL 30  - Toronto Maple Leafs President Brendan Shanahan speaks to reporters after winning the first selection in the 2016 NHL Draft Lottery April 30, 2016.        (Carlos Osorio/Toronto Star via Getty Images) May 24, 2016

Leafs Prospect Pool: Holes to Fill at the Draft

With the NHL Entry Draft drawing closer, here's a look at the major needs of the

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MLB

ANAHEIM, CA - APRIL 7: Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Texas Rangers runs during the game against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on April 7, 2016 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Matt Brown/Angels Baseball LP/Getty Images)

Rangers Send Choo and Stubbs to DL

May 24, 2016 Comments (0) AL Teams, Baseball, MLB

The Texas Rangers sent Shin-Soo Choo and Drew Stubbs to the DL yesterday ahead of their series against the Los Angeles Angels. Both players were injured in the Rangers series sweep of the Houston Astros. Choo was injured on Friday, and Stubbs on Sunday. To fill the positions left by the

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CHICAGO, IL - MAY 19: Chris Sale #49 of the Chicago White Sox pitches against the Houston Astros during the ninth inning on May 19, 2016 at U. S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois. The White Sox won 2-1. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images) May 24, 2016

First Quarter Baseball Season Breakdown: American League

Taking a closer look at the AL, and what to watch for in the months to come, in this

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