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Spotlight on MLB: 6 storylines to follow this summer

Barely more than one-third of the way into the Major League Baseball season and heading toward the Midsummer Classic, the pastime starts to get a little bit more attention, particularly after the conclusion of the NBA and NHL seasons, and the Golden State Warriors and Washington Capitals crowned as champions of their respective leagues. With around 60 games played by ...

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Post-NFL draft storylines: Can anyone catch the Eagles?

7:00 PM ET The NFL draft answers a lot of questions, but it leaves others unanswered and even, on occasion, raises a few new ones. Some mysteries are going to need the help of upcoming minicamps, training camps and, yes, the regular season to sort out. With that in mind, and with the breathless lunacy of draft weekend finally in ...

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Here are this weekend's top 5 storylines

It’s the last weekend of the first month. Celebrate. Soon, we’ll be out of April. We’ll separate ourselves from the ubiquitous phrase “small sample.” We’ll become less encumbered by a particularly meddlesome Mother Nature. We still won’t know what to make of the standings, but gosh darn it, we’ll try to make something of them anyw… MLB News Index

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Ready to Go: 5 key weekend storylines

We’ve got some closing openers on tap in the next few days. The Indians (Friday), Rockies (Friday) and Cubs (Monday) will be the last three clubs to make their 2018 home debuts, and then we can all settle into the Major League season. But even though baseball still hasn’t even … MLB News Index

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10 storylines to watch as Opening Day nears

We do not want breaking news at this point. We want boring. We want predictable. We want stories about packing equipment and loading trucks. We want to know about the rookies who’ve made the team and those who’ll be back very soon. We simply want everyone to put the finishing touches on Spring Training and be rested and ready for ...

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Let's get weird: Odd Spring Training storylines

This is actually happening.Introducing the OnTrac Bullpen Cart! #GenerationDbacks pic.twitter.com/K0eTiED5f9n”},{“type”:”playerCard”,”tokenGUID”:”token-4083E07A41B80FD9C7C89″,”name”:”Shohei Ohtani”,”id”:”660271″,”position”:”1″,”seoName”:”shohei-ohtani”},{“type”:”playerCard”,”tokenGUID”:”token-2E1F9A6CD69D928367280″,”name”:”Mike Napoli”,”id”:”435063″,”position”:”3″,”seoName”:”mike-napoli”},{“type”:”video”,”tokenGUID”:”token-66450CA161A1BF133DDB7″,”date”:”2018-03-02T13:10:00-0500″,”bigBlurb”:”Tim Tebow singles to center field in the 4th inning off the Nationals’ … MLB News Index

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5 storylines as NHL playoff push heats up

With the trade deadline in the rearview mirror, the NHL season has rounded the three-quarter pole and in only 38 days will hit the regular-season finish line. Here are five storylines to follow before the struggle for the Stanley Cup begins:  Home ice matters Normally, we wouldn’t concern ourselves with the race for the Presidents’ Trophy. After all, in the past ...

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