Champions League Quarterfinals Second Leg Previews

The Champions League quarterfinals continue this week. Top teams across Europe will meet in second-round clashes as they vie for a spot in the final four and look to extend their quests to be crowned Champions of Europe. Here’s what to watch. Real Madrid vs. Bayern Munich – Tuesday, April 18 Bayern Munich will travel…

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MLB on Sling: Is Bryce Harper Back? That’s a Clown Question, Bro

Bryce Harper celebrated Easter by hitting a tiebreaking 2-run homer in the 3rd and then a come-from-behind 3-run walk-off homer to seal a 6-4 Nats win over the Phillies. Harper is now batting .333/.455/.644 with 12 runs scored, 4 homers, 13 RBI and 10 walks. If that slash line seems familiar, it’s because it mirrors…

Chicago Bulls vs. Boston Celtics
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NBA on Sling: Celtics’ Woes Dwarf All Others

Three road teams won their series opener over the weekend, but two of those teams — Milwaukee and Utah — are the favorites despite being the lower seed, so things went more or less according to plan. But there were three developments that could have a big impact on the week ahead. The Death of Isaiah…

NBA Playoffs
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NBA on Sling: Let the Battle for the Larry O’Brien Trophy Begin!

The 82-game slog is over, the seedings have been locked up and the Spurs, Cavs and Warriors are fully rested: it’s time for the NBA playoffs to get underway. Rather than drone on like the regular season, let’s get down to previewing the first round. Eastern Conference Chicago Bulls (8) vs. Boston Celtics (1) The…

Real Madrid vs Bayern Munich

Champions League Quarterfinals 1st Leg Previews

The UEFA Champions League is back this week as the eight remaining teams in the competition continue to scrap it out in their campaign to be crowned champions of Europe. Here’s our preview of the action this week and where to find it. Borussia Dortmund vs. AS Monaco – Tuesday April 11 Tuesday’s clash at…

Jeremy Guthrie

MLB on Sling: Requiem for a Pitcher

Jeremy Guthrie’s 13-year baseball career almost surely came to an inglorious end Saturday, a cruel present for a man to receive on his 38th birthday. Guthrie was making his debut with the Washington Nationals, yet he would throw only 47 pitches to the Philadelphia Phillies, enough to record just two outs, but allow 10 runs on…

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NBA on Sling: Handing Out the Hardware

  The season is all but over, meaning it’s safe to start anointing award winners. The MVP has race been the most dominant and intriguing, as Russell Westbrook and James Harden have both had record breaking seasons for the ages. The Sixth Man race was thrown into chaos by a mid-season trade, the Rookie of…

NBA Hall of Fame Snubs
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NBA on Sling: 5 Guys Denied a Hall Pass

Tracy Mc Grady admitted to getting a little misty when he got the call this past Saturday informing him that he’d been elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame, and it’s no wonder. Once you’ve walked away from the game that’s defined your life, Hall of fame induction is for may the last chance at…

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