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“Weekly Nickel”

Chris Bosh (pictured above) was masterful for Miami in Game 3. I fully expect Miami's Big Three to continue to conquer the East on their way to an appearance in the NBA Finals.

This past weekend was a wild one.  Great playoff action.  The start of Interleague Play.  More horse racing.  And of course the ongoing NFL disputes.  Have no fear, next week is here.  Lets take a look at what the big events for the upcoming week are.

5.  Ray Lewis says that crime will rise if the season is lost.  Look for more players to come out and speak their minds as the week continues.  Though it is not actual NFL action, it is the best we can get during this unfortunate strike.

4.  In the MLB, the first section of Interleague Play is complete.  It was fun to watch the Subway Series pick back up, the Battle of Ohio, and watching the Cubs head to Fenway.  Today we get back to reality.  Normal Intraleague Play.  There are many primetime matchups.  But there is one series that has really caught my eye. Continue reading

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Without question, it appears that this year is Part II of the “Year of the Pitcher.”  Starting last season, no hitters, shutouts, and quality starts came with much more frequency than in the 2 decades prior.  Last year, the totals for homers, runs, … Continue reading

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So maybe the Home Run Derby has lost some of its luster.  Maybe even the actual All Star Game has lost of its appeal. Possibly the entire thought of the All Star Weekend is not as exciting as it once was.  But this … Continue reading

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Though it is hard to believe, the MLB 2010 season is already over halfway complete.  Teams head into the All Star Break for some much-needed rest as the League’s best prepare to compete in tonight’s Home Run Derby and tomorrow evening’s … Continue reading