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Wizards Now Win Two In A Row: Is This The End of Chicago?

The Washington Wizards pulled off a second consecutive win on the road against Chicago last night. The Wizards seemed to adopt the old "if ain't broke, don't fix it" approach and now they are sitting in the driver ...

Antrel Rolle Says That "It Was Time for Change in the Giants Locker Room."

After missing the playoffs for the second straight season following their Super Bowl XLVI win over the New England Patriots following the 2011 season, Giants safety Antrel Rolle seems happy that things are changing for Big Blue going into 2014 ...

Who was your Most Improved Player of the Year?

I had Gerald Green as the winner.

Can Albert Pujols hit 600 home runs?

Albert Pujols is now the 26th player in major league history to enter the 500 home run club as he reached the milestone on Tuesday night in Washington.

Injuries have affected his play the last two years, but can Pujols ...

Raptors Need One Win At Brooklyn

Since the controversial $25,000 words spoken by Masai Ujiri in front of thousands of Raptors fans outside the Air Canada Centre, the Nets/Raptors series isn't lacking any essential elements to make this a must-watch playoff sequence. The ...

“The Truth” Holds False as Brooklyn Drops Game Two in Toronto, Series Tied 1-1

Tuesday night’s performance by Paul Pierce “isn’t why (the Nets) brought him here.”

Pierce missed numerous go-ahead shots in the final minutes in Toronto on Tuesday night as the Raptors even the best-of-seven series, defeating Brooklyn 100-95. He ...

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Stanley Cup 1st round tightly-contested so far…except in Montréal and LA

OT games, multiple OT games, one-goal nail-biters, controversial hits, plucky underdogs giving favorites all they can handle.

Heroes (Mikael Granlund)! Villains (Brent Seabrook)!

Except for 2 series. Tampa and Los Angeles, did you not realize the playoffs started already?

Tampa ...

NFL Draft Challenge: Derek Carr, QB - Fresno State

Derek Carr is easily one of the more overlooked Quarterbacks in the 2014 Draft, and I can tell you now; a lot of teams are going to be upset when they pass on Carr for another guy. Carr threw more ...

Stone Cold Steve Austin Shows Support of Gay Marriage

In his podcast today (yes, he has a podcast apparently), wrestler Stone Cold Steve Austin said that he's very much in support of gay marriage.

Of course, he said it in the only way he can: profanely.

“I’m ...

Ted Nolan is Making the Most of his Second Chance in Buffalo

The Buffalo Sabres have undergone some drastic changes in the last fours years, the last time that they made the playoffs. That season, the team changed owners and finished the season as the 7th seed in the Eastern Conference, losing ...

NFL Draft Challenge: Justin Gilbert, CB - Oklahoma St.

Justin Gilbert is a top 5 prospect at the defensive back position, and may very well be the first player at the secondary position taken due to his versatility. As one of the nation's best defensive backs, Gilbert finished ...

Clippers Romp Warriors, How Does This Change The Overall Series?

Last night in Los Angeles, the Clippers responded big to their game one loss suffered at the hands of arch-nemesis Golden State. Blake Griffin put up 35, as the Clippers ravaged the Warriors 138-98. A loss of this magnitude can ...

College Football Coaches Hot Seat 2014- Which coaches are under the most pres...

With the introduction of the College Football Playoff this season the pressure for teams and coaches to win at all costs is only going to continually skyrocket. In looking ahead to the 2014 season several head coaches at big name ...

Did you get into a lot of fights in school or get beat up? Would you have ta...

When you were a kid in school, did you get into a lot of brawls or were the bully yourself? If you were a bully, I sure hope you have changed your ways.

I know a lot of UFC fighters ...

According to Google, LeBron James rules the U.S.

An infographic came out on the most popular athlete searches on Google, sorted by state. LeBron James was the most searched athlete in a whopping 24 states - nearly half the country. Some other surprising results:

-Peyton Manning is still the ...

Knicks Fire Mike Woodson

The New York Knicks announced that they have officially fired Mike Woodson and his staff on Monday morning.

New Knicks President Phil Jackson has begun his reconstruction of the Knicks, saying in a press release on Monday:
"I have a ...

How much trouble are the Pacers in?

The Atlanta Hawks are an eighth seed, but they sure didn't play like it in the first game of their first round series with the Indiana Pacers on Saturday, as they defeated the Pacers 101-93. The win capped off ...

MLS Expansion New York City FC Confirm Yankee Stadium as Home for 2015

In an announcement on Monday, the expansion New York City FC of Major League Soccer announced that Yankee Stadium will be their home pitch for their inaugural 2015 season.

The addition of NYCFC gives New York two MLS teams including ...

Which of these NL players off to hot starts are pretenders?

Some NL hitters that stand out as currently over-achieving are Charlie Blackmon, hitting a scolding .426, Angel Pagan, hitting .385 (Both with 1 HR and 10 RBI's) and Dee Gordon hitting .365. Of all three I think Pagan has ...

LaMichael James on the Trade Block!

Can this once electrifying player make an impact on a team? Can he ever be a starting running back in the league or has Darren Sproles set the bar for the best possible player LaMichael can become?

With the return ...

Easter - A Holiday Commemorating Triumph, Resilience and Resurrection - Favor...

Happy Easter everyone. Today is a day that marks courage, resilience and triumph. We saw this in the Biblical tale of Jesus. No matter how hard his circumstances got he overcame them, in the end and the victory was that ...

Arsenal Win 3-0 in FA Cup Final Warmup

Arsenal were largely outplayed in the first half of their game against Hull, but some strong goalkeeping by Szczesny, a friendly post and two moments of genius, both started by Ozil, led the Gunners to a 2-0 first half lead ...

Who's the best point guard in the league: Chris Paul or Steph Curry?

Chris Paul has been regarded as the best point guard in the NBA for years. But with the consistent ascent of Stephen Curry, one can now ask if Curry can challenge Paul's throne.

For comparison sakes, let's take ...

Yesterday's UFC on FOX: Werdum vs. Browne was a reminder as to why we watch MMA

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Last night I watched the UFC blow the roof off the Amway Center in Orlando Florida. For most of the FOX cards I always thought they didn't sufficiently deliver the message ...

Multiple-Overtime Madness: The Stanley Cup Playoffs start with a bang

Yeaaaaahhhhhh!!!!! That’s what I’m talking about! This is why shootouts (in hockey, soccer, team handball, or Mumblety-peg) are an abomination.

Keep playing until someone scores.

Players sucking oxygen in the locker room. Eating stripped pizza between OT breaks ...

Frank Haith is reportedly leaving Missouri to replace Danny Manning at Tulsa....

It sure seems like it. Something tells me he's leaving Mizzou to avoid either getting fired or being hit with NCAA sanctions and then getting fired. Considering that Haith had similar NCAA compliance issues at Miami, it's no ...

Lorde Royal vs. Ladies Seminoles

Just getting back from Coachella this week, I had the opportunity to see the one and only Lorde. Her appreciation for the crowd and powerful voice literally made me feel "Royal". Although this ladies version of it is god awful ...

The Sidelines Stanley Cup Playoffs Prediction Challenge Starts Now!

Open to all Sideliners, NHL fans or no. Playoffs start Wednesday, April 16th!

The NHL’s new playoff format has made the playoff structure much more predictable, and what do we, as good Americans (nay, as good people) do with ...

Stanley Cup Playoffs Preview: New York(#2) vs. Philadelphia (#3)

The two division rivals are set to go at it during the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. This is going to be a slugfest. Neither team likes each other, and combine that with the intensity of the playoffs ...

The NCAA approves unlimited meals and snacks for athletes. Do you think this ...

Yes. Especially since UConn basketball star Shabazz Napier mentioned during the NCAA Tournament that he had had hungry nights.

Patrice Evra Goal Blows Gus Johnson's Mind

Even though this is a bit of old news, this goal truly makes any soccer fan go crazy.

Please take a moment and appreciate the beauty of this goal and just how crazy Gus Johnson sounds, it is certainly worth ...

Climbing the Ladder with Danny Mainus

Since its inception the sport of MMA has been littered with former wrestlers looking to compete and test their mettle. Honestly, wrestling has become the ideal feeder league for the sport because the athletes enter with the physical and mental ...

Addendum: Arsenal Advance to FA Cup Final but Critics Abound

An interesting debate is now being hatched, diminishing Arsenal's victory today in the FA Cup semifinal against Wigan. One assumes most Gooners are happy to be one step away from that elusive silverware, but the pundits and many fans ...

5 Burning Questions: NL East Edition [Official MLB Opening Day Challenge]

NATIONALS - Is the Curse of Stephen Strasburg real?
What’s not to like about this team? They have the second most valuable asset in baseball in Bryce Harper, who is going to start hitting 35 homers any year now. They ...

5 Burning Questions: NL West Edition [Official MLB Opening Day Challenge]

DODGERS - Will Yasiel Puig be a distraction that holds this team back?
Puig has already caused some headaches on the young season, getting benched for an inability to show up on time. He got a speeding ticket over the winter ...

5 Burning Questions: NL Central Edition [Official MLB Opening Day Challenge]

Here is post #2 of the Challenge! Remember to check out the Challenge page [http://sidelinesapp.com/challenge/announcing-the-sidelines-mlb-opening-day-challenge] for the leaderboard. Also, remember that I am ineligible for the contest to ignore my name up at the top!

CARDINALS ...

Sidelines NFL Redraft: Which Team Is Best?

The time is nearly here to start the Sidelines NFL Redraft, when members of our community will construct a winning NFL franchise from scratch.

Here are the rules:

There are 18 GMs, drafting in a snake pattern. The first pick ...