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Spring Sports Anticipation and Excitement

Spring Sports Anticipation and Excitement

Sponsor March 27, 2013 0

Any true sports fan spends most of the year waiting for the spring. Sure, the NFL playoffs and the super bowl are great, but this is just a warm-up to the best time of

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Best. Goal. Ever.

Best. Goal. Ever.

Justin May 15, 2011 0

Of all the people in the world, I think I’m the one least likely to overuse hyperbole. But this goal by the Maryland Lacrosse team is, in my opinion, the greatest scoring play in

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The Crackle Wonders: L. Jon Wertheim

The Crackle Wonders: L. Jon Wertheim

Justin January 20, 2011 0

If you read my review last weekend, you may have noticed that I sort of glossed over the last article in this past week’s issue of Sports Illustrated. There were two reasons for that.

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John Buccigross is Kanye East

John Buccigross is Kanye East

Justin December 11, 2010 0

There’s nothing better than logging onto Twitter early in the morning and seeing a multi-tweet rant from Kanye.  But, for sports fans, this comes close. John Buccigross, who for my money is among the

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In Which Our Hero Dubs The Next Great Star

In Which Our Hero Dubs The Next Great Star

Justin December 10, 2010 1

There’s an article in the New York Times today about professional athletes copywriting their nicknames or sayings. Darrelle Revis has a trademark on Revis Island and both TO and Ochocinco have various products with

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Farewell Deadspin; Sports Blogs to Be Replaced by Algorithms

Farewell Deadspin; Sports Blogs to Be Replaced by Algorithms

California Correspondent March 23, 2010 0

A little company called Statsheet, today announced their grand plans to automate the development of sports content, beginning with blogs. The founder of Statesheet states: A blogger/writer’s internal script is pretty much set.  They

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This Year Was A Good Year

This Year Was A Good Year

California Correspondent December 28, 2009 0

We had a lot of fun, drank a lot of beers, and thank you for reading SportsCracklePop religiously periodically throughout the year. Here is a list of our our seminal moments and highlights of

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As Albany Burns, The Governor Welcomes Donuts

As Albany Burns, The Governor Welcomes Donuts

Justin July 10, 2009 0

Many years ago, former Maple leaf and Ranger Tim Horton opened some donut shops in Canada. Then he died. Many years later, the chain, by this time the largest in Canada,  decided to expand

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Blackhawk Up

Blackhawk Up

Justin January 3, 2009 0

I’ve seen the future of hockey, and it lies on the banks of Lake Michigan

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Gianluigi Buffon? Transfer? Get Outta Here!!!

Gianluigi Buffon? Transfer? Get Outta Here!!!

Gianluca November 24, 2008 0

My friend asked me how I feel about Manchester City’s tempting 75 million Euros for the world’s best goalkeeper Gigi Buffon. Yes you read that right. 75 Million Euros, which is more than $100

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