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The Legend of the Hockey Mullet

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There are a lot of sports on right now. Sometimes, when you’re not too familiar with a certain sport, you can get lost in the culture of that particular sport. Wai Sallas Explains The Mullet.

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The Burning of the University of Alabama

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This is a story of redemption. This is how football saved the most racist state in America.

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Two Sports, Four Legends, One Number

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As Michael Malthouse, the coach of Australian Rules football club Carlton, equals a long held coaching record this weekend, Tony de Bolfo looks at the sporting synergy of numbers.

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Misguided Machismo

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In this week’s edition of the Friday Sports Dump, the NFL is back to it’s old tricks and two players in the NBA make an effort to sully a benchmark season.

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The Anzac Centenary: Honoring the Greater Game

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Ahead of the Anzac Centenary, David Packman remembers his grandfather, Harcourt Dowsley – Aussie war veteran and heralded sportsman. ____ This Saturday marks the Anzac Centenary, signifying 100 years since Australia’s involvement in the First World War. It is a milestone of special significance to all Australians, in which we remember not only the original […]

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Running Runners Who Run—A Running Addiction…

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Nobody really knows why runners run but this funny video may provide answers (or at least some laughs).

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It’s Not Hockey, It’s Playoff Hockey

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Like typical Americans, Sr. Sports Editor Michael Kasdan and Sports Editor Wai Sallas casually step into the fray of the NHL just as the playoffs get started. Somehow they talk more about video games than the actual Stanley Cup in another edition of the Sports Exchange. ___ Sports Editors Wai Sallas and Michael Kasdan let […]

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Say What? The Honey Badger Takes Over

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Australian Super Rugby sensation and cult hero Nick Cummins, aka The Honey Badger, has completely stolen the show this week. Read on as “The Badge” takes over “Say What?” for the week of April 16-22.

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The Resurrection of Tim Tebow

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Tim Tebow is getting a second coming—it’s about time people realize the man can play football.  — Beneath the Surface is peeling back the layers of this onion we call sports. Tim Tebow is an Eagle! As a student at the University of Kentucky in 2007 I hated Tim Tebow. My Cats had just beaten #1 […]

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Gary Ablett Jnr: The Power of One

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David Packman looks at the influence of Gary Ablett Jnr on the AFL’s Gold Coast Suns and wonders if any team in any sport right now is so dependent on one individual.

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Iconic Sports Moments: Michael Jordan’s “Patrick Ewing Dunk”

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In this new feature, fans with different perspectives remember the most iconic sports moments of all time. Leading off . . . “The Patrick Ewing Dunk: “Michael Jordan’s famous dunk over Patrick Ewing

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Former New York Yankee, Derek Jeter is… Doing It Right

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A great baseball player on the field, a great person off the field. Derek Jeter is doing it right.

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The Growing Impact of Concussions: When Does Risk Outweigh Reward?

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Concussions impact lives well beyond the person with the injury; the risk is in changing the lives of loved ones.

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The Mo’ Things Change: Media Coverage of Mo’ne Davis Reinforces Barriers For Female Ballplayers

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The Conversation takes a look at the media attention heaped on Mo’ne Davis and asks: What’s behind it all? Why Mo’ne, and Why now?

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Why We Run #20: To Get High

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Sometimes it’s the simple things that bring us to peace.

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Mia Hamm: On Greatness

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“Somewhere behind the athlete you’ve become and the hours of practice and the coaches who have pushed you is a little girl who fell in love with the game and never looked back… play for her.” – Mia Hamm ♦◊♦ The Good Men Project’s On Greatness brings you the most inspiring quotes and related imagery from the […]

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