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January 23, 2019

Are The Warriors Unstoppable Now That Boogie Is Back?

In Episode 3, Brauna and Leslie talk about the unstoppable Warriors along and the return of DeMarcus Cousins. They also get into the Clippers and the Lakers who are both…
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Philip Rivers

The Chargers Season in Review

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The Chargers season is over and while they finished with a 12-4 record and a playoff win they still have a ways to go before they can win the AFC.
LA Rams Fans

Rams All In Strategy Goes Full Tilt On Championship Sunday

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The Rams and Saints both went aggressively all in during the offseason to get to the Super Bowl and now they square off in a game that will leave one…

Andy Reid’s Championship Odyssey

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Andy Reid's championship Odyssey is adding one more chapter this weekend as the Kansas City Chiefs look to take down the Patriots.
Broncos

Rich Scangarello Named Broncos Offensive Coordinator

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Rich Scangarello has been named the new Broncos offensive coordinator but he has a tall task ahead of him after a disappointing season in Denver.

NCAAF

Ducks

Justin Herbert To Stay Put At Oregon

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University of Oregon Quarterback Justin Herbert decided on the day after Christmas to forgo the NFL draft and return to the Ducks program for another year.
Rose Bowl

Key Rose Bowl Matchups For The Washington Huskies

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Rose Bowl: The Washington Huskies haven't been to the Rose Bowl since 2001 and they're going to be matched up with a pretty tough opponent in Ohio State.
Martin Stadium

Remember The Valero Alamo Bowl

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Bowl Games are always a fun way to cap off a great season if your team wins! Take a look at how the Wazzu Prospects matchup in the Valero Alamo…
Ralphie The Buffalo

10 Fun And Rewarding Things For Buffs Fans To Do After Missing Bowl Game

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Every football fan worth his or her salt is in heaven right now as the college football bowl season starts to really kick in. 
Mel Tucker

Is Mel Tucker The Right Man For Colorado?

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Now that the University of Colorado has officially made Mel Tucker the school's new head football coach, it seems logical to ask if he is the right hire.
Golden Bears

Key Matchups Preview for Cal Cheez-It Bowl Appearance vs. TCU

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While not playing in a major bowl game matchup, Cal's appearance in the Cheez-It Bowl against TCU is an accomplishment nonetheless.
Stanford Cardinal Stadium

Bobby Okereke and Stanford Finish Season With Victory

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Bobby Okereke and the Stanford Cardinal gear up for The Big Game against Cal in Week 12, where both teams have experienced equally frustrating 2018 seasons.
UCLA Football

Caleb Wilson Puts Up Big Numbers In Final Game

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UCLA has shown improvement over the course of the season. How did their season end and how well did Caleb Wilson boost his draft stock?
Buffalo Football

Steven Montez And The Buffaloes Offense Struggle

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Steven Montez and Colorado turn it over early and often in loss to Cal. Turnovers cost the Buffaloes dearly as they drop their seventh straight.
Cougars

Apple Cup, Senior Night, and Peyton Pelluer

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Rivalry Week always brings a unique flavor to the end of the year and this time it was snow for the Apple Cup. How did it affect Peyton Pelluer and…
Ducks Football

Troy Dye Leads Oregon Defense In Civil War Win

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Troy Dye and the other Oregon Ducks prospects receive their game day grades for the Oregon Ducks matchup against Oregon State.
Cal Football

Team Effort In A Big Win By Cal Football; Jordan Kunaszyk Continues Consistent Season

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This was a solid team effort and a good win by an emerging Cal Bears football team against their interdivision rivals, the Colorado Buffaloes.

Fantasy Football

Fantasy Football Green Bay Packers

Fantasy Focus: Head Coach Matt LaFleur Fantasy Impact On Green Bay Packers

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It’s been 13 years since the Green Bay Packers have had to hire a new head coach. That changed this offseason.
Fantasy Football Waiver Wire

Sports Al Dente LIVE Fantasy Football Stream Week 17

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Last minute fantasty questions? Sports Al Dente has you covered with our LIVE fantasy football stream where you can ask our experts questions!
Fantasy Football Waiver Wire

Sports Al Dente LIVE Fantasy Football Stream – Championship Sunday

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Last minute fantasty questions? Sports Al Dente has you covered with our LIVE fantasy football stream where you can ask our experts questions!
Rob Gronkowski

2018 Fantasy Football Start Em Sit Em Week 16 – Championship Bout

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The championship is here! For our Start Em Sit Em Week 16, we have a special collaboration with Amar Desai and Josh Uron to give you the best possible advice!

Editorial

Luke Walton Editorial 2Los Angeles LakersNBA Featured
October 27, 2018

Luke Walton: The Man Behind The Lakers This Season

Luke Walton learned about coaching from Phil Jackson to Warriors coach Steve Kerr. This season he will add his own coaching style for a playoff push.

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West Coast Mix And Bounce EditorialNBA FeaturedSAD PodcastsWest Coast Mix & Bounce
January 23, 2019

Are The Warriors Unstoppable Now That Boogie Is Back?

In Episode 3, Brauna and Leslie talk about the unstoppable Warriors along and the return of DeMarcus Cousins. They also get into the Clippers and the Lakers who are both…

NBA Featured

Luke Walton

Los Angeles Lakers Crush Warriors Without LeBron James On Christmas, Can’t Close Out in The Fourth Quarter Against the Kings

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The Los Angeles Lakers beat the Golden State Warriors 127-101 without LeBron James on Christmas day. However, their aggression runs out against the Kings.
Kyle Kuzma Los Angeles Lakers

The Inevitable Duo of LeBron James and Kyle Kuzma

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As the 2018-2019 season develops, LeBron James and Kyle Kuzma's chemistry has been key to positioning the Lakers in the 4th seed of the Western Conference.
Los Angeles Clippers

Best In The West: The Los Angeles Clippers?

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Best In The West: When the 2018-19 NBA season started, almost no one had their focus on the LA Clippers, but that’s all changed over just 21 games.
Lonzo Ball

Lonzo Ball Lack Of Aggressiveness Hurting The Los Angeles Lakers

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The lack of aggressiveness shown by Lonzo Ball in the past five games is hurting the Los Angeles Lakers chances to dominate in the Western Conference.
Boban Marjanovic

Boban Marjanovic Makes First Start With Clippers

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Boban Marjanovic: started his first game with the Clippers on Friday against the Orlando Magic. Last year, the Clippers used 37 different starters.
Luke Walton

Luke Walton: The Man Behind The Lakers This Season

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Luke Walton learned about coaching from Phil Jackson to Warriors coach Steve Kerr. This season he will add his own coaching style for a playoff push.

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WWE Featured

“RAW is WAR: 2009 vs. 2019,” Week Three

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It's week 3 of our “RAW is WAR: 2009 vs. 2019" series. The two shows have split the first two weeks as we head into the final Raw's of Royal…

“RAW Is WAR: 2009 Vs. 2019,” Week Two

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It's week two of the "RAW is WAR: 2009 vs. 2019" series on Sports Al Dente. Can 2009 get in the winning column? Or will 2019 win two in a…

New Japan Pro Wrestling Contract Updates

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Kushida and Omega are leaving NJPW, but a handful of wrestlers have resigned. We'll run through who's staying, who's going and where they could end up.

“RAW is WAR: 2009 vs. 2019,” week one

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It's the first edition of "RAW is WAR: 2009 vs. 2019," a 52-week look at which year of Monday Night Raw was better: 2009, or 2019.

RAW is WAR: An introduction to a new project from Sports Al Dente

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"RAW is WAR: 2009 vs. 2019" is a new project from Sports Al Dente that will compare Monday Night Raw from 2009 with episodes from 2019.

‘Mean’ Gene Okerlund passes away at 76

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Legendary WWE interviewer/personality "Mean" Gene Okerlund has passed at 76 years old. Okerlund enjoyed a three-decade career in professional wrestling.