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Illegal Athletes

Sean Green, contributor We all love professional athletes but sometimes their most memorable work comes off the field. No I’m not talking about court mandated charity work or cameos in Adam Sandler movies I’m talking about crimes. These three athletes live by the mantra “go big or go home” especially when it comes to breaking the law. Everyone is very …

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The Wisdom of Dick Vitale

The venerable Dick Vitale, ex-college coach and current color analyst luminary, is nearly 200 years old. What have we learned from this pillar of basketball industry in the past century of televised collegiate hoops? — Yeah, baby! — Slam-a-lama-ding-dong! — Diaper dandy, gimme some candy! — Wacka-lacka-boogie-baloom! — Call a roofer, ‘cuz the ceiling just caved in, baby! — I …

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Sean Green’s Sports Gambling Podcast – Plan B Edition

Sean Green, contributor Plan A was to win a ton of money gambling on the Super Bowl, but you’re one of the millions of losers who didn’t win. Don’t worry. Enter Plan B: This failsafe list of ways to win back that easy money you missed out on during the big game. Fix A Small-Time College Basketball Game This mob …

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Sports Gambling Podcast Column

Sean Green, columnist We can all agree that when it comes to breaking down the food pyramid, that meat is the clear favorite. Fruits and vegetables are out, for obvious reasons, and grains have their moments, but meat is a consistent winner year after year. As we all know, though, not all meats are created equal, so here are my …

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The Savage Henry Guide to the 2015-2016 NHL Season

The NHL season is underway, and that means that all of the several thousand fans of hockey in the United States are excited. But did you know that there is another country north of us, and it’s called Canada, and all of the people there love hockey? To appease our readers in the Great White North, here follows a rundown …

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2015 NBA Draft Recap

Wow, what a draft. There were some picks we expected, and then there were some surprises, too. Here’s some analysis: 1) Karl-Anthony Towns, Minnesota Timberwolves What can you say about this guy that hasn’t been said? Skilled defensive player, archetypal size for a player who projects to be a Kevin Garnett-like stretch 4 some day, and he can fit 2 …

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The Top 6 Most Racist Athletes

Zack Newkirk, staff It’s a sad fact that in 2015 some close-minded people still discriminate based on skin color. But it’s an even sadder fact that in the past, there were even worse racists than now – and some of them were professional sports players. Here are some of the most racist pro athletes in the history of the world: …

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Real-life Sports Figures with names That sound like Star Wars Characters

Star Wars was a great movie. The action, the thrills. And, my gosh: The romance! But did you know that there are many professional athletes in our actual real world whose names SOUND like those of Star Wars characters? This isn’t a joke. Behold: Tuukka Rask, NHL goaltender, Boston Bruins Greivis Vasquez, NBA point guard, New Orleans Pelicans Shawn “Grand …

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