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Cricketing Success Boosts Stock Markets

Cricketing Success Boosts Stock Markets

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Research from IG revealed a correlation between winning an Ashes series and the nation’s stock market status. England experienced the biggest average gains overall. Excitement around sporting events like Ashes and an... read more

South Carolina Myrtle Beach Mutiny Shows Equality With Signing of Openly Gay Soccer Player

South Carolina Myrtle Beach Mutiny Shows Equality With Signing of Openly Gay Soccer Player

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Could it be after so many years (forever) that being openly gay is nearly impossible in the world of professional sports, and almost unheard of in the South, that there... read more

2014 NCAA March Madness Tournament Bracket

2014 NCAA March Madness Tournament Bracket

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March Madness is one of the most exciting times of the year for sports fans. It even outpaces the Super Bowl in terms of overall interest. The SEC’s tournament winner... read more

2014 Fantasy Football Draft Strategy: Still Waiting On A QB

2014 Fantasy Football Draft Strategy: Still Waiting On A QB

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If you’ve been part of the Draft Sharks community for any significant length of time, you’ve been beaten over the head by our “wait-on-a-QB” fantasy football draft strategy. The rationale... read more

What are Kids Learning from Celebrity Athletes?

What are Kids Learning from Celebrity Athletes?

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Fifteen years ago, researchers at the Kaiser Family Foundation did a national study examining kids’ perceptions of athletes’ behavior both on and off the field. According to their findings, many... read more

Allen Iverson's Sixers Jersey To Be Retired Tonight (A Look At His Greatest Crossovers Of All-Time)

Allen Iverson’s Sixers Jersey To Be Retired Tonight (A Look At His Greatest Crossovers Of All-Time)

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This evening the Philadelphia Sixers will retire Allen Iverson’s jersey during a halftime celebration.  Throughout his career, Iverson was one of the greatest pound for pound scorers in NBA history.... read more

2014 Sochi Olympics Viewing Guide (Part 2)

2014 Sochi Olympics Viewing Guide (Part 2)

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Last week we posted Part 1 of what to watch for in the Olympic Games. Here’s what to watch for in week two. The times provided for these events show... read more

“The Separation is in the Preparation”  – 5 Steps to be Successful like Seattle Seahawks Quarterback Russell Wilson

“The Separation is in the Preparation” – 5 Steps to be Successful like Seattle Seahawks Quarterback Russell Wilson

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Heading into the frenzy that is Super Bowl week, Richard Sherman’s post-game antics may still be at the forefront of everyone’s news feeds, but let’s take a minute to focus... read more

Advice from the Chicago Cubs: Chairman Tom Ricketts Talks Baseball and Business

Advice from the Chicago Cubs: Chairman Tom Ricketts Talks Baseball and Business

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Yesterday the chairman of the Chicago Cubs, Tom Ricketts, visited the Business Marketing Association of Chicago to speak about what it takes to breathe new life into an iconic brand.... read more

Peyton Manning and Richard Sherman – A Study in Contrasts

Peyton Manning and Richard Sherman – A Study in Contrasts

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I watched a compelling AFC Championship where my favorite team, the Denver Broncos, stopped a 2-point conversion that kept the game from getting really interesting! I had just spent the... read more

Shoemaker’s Excellent Trip Inside The Squared Circle

Shoemaker’s Excellent Trip Inside The Squared Circle

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There was a time many years ago when a poster of a kilt wearing Rowdy Roddy Piper hung from my bedroom door. Watching professional wrestling was a cherished part of my childhood,... read more

7 Reasons the Eagles Will Beat the Saints Tonight

7 Reasons the Eagles Will Beat the Saints Tonight

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1. DeSean Jackson, Nick Foles, LeSean McCoy Beware the Birds: The @Eagles are the 1st team with a 100+ passer rating QB, a 1,600+ yd RB and a 1,300+ yd... read more

NFL Playoff Power Rankings: Round One

NFL Playoff Power Rankings: Round One

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1. Seattle Seahawks – This team boasts many strong spots: A tough secondary, a quarterback who can improvise big-plays, and the loudest home fans in the NFL. I wouldn’t be... read more

Does the Culture of Hockey Encourage Over-Aggression?

Does the Culture of Hockey Encourage Over-Aggression?

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Aggression has been part of hockey for as long as I can remember. Whether it’s body-checking or pushing in the corner, there’s aggression. Some of that aggression can go a... read more

What’s Wrong With The Dallas Cowboys?

What’s Wrong With The Dallas Cowboys?

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Yesterday evening was the last game of the 2013 NFL regular season. It featured the Philadelphia Eagles and the Dallas Cowboys — bitter rivals — in what was a game... read more