Thunder favored over Heat in NBA Finals

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Oklahoma City Thunder vs. Miami Heat: NBA Finals preview For a league that markets superstars above everything else this is a dream matchup as the two best players in the game go head to head in the NBA Finals. It's the three-time MVP vs. the three-time scoring champion as LeBron James and the Miami Heat square off with Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder for the game's ultimate prize. "It's only right," James said of The Finals matchup. "It's only … [Read more...]

Phoenix makes hockey cool in desert

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Phoenix Cototes vs Los Angeles Kings series preview PHOENIX COYOTES (3rd seed, West) REGULAR SEASON RECORD: 42-27-13 2012 PLAYOFFS: Defeated Chicago 4-2 in conference quarterfinals; defeated Nashville 4-1 in conference semifinals REVIEW: For the first time in franchise history, the Phoenix Coyotes will get a chance to play for a spot in the Stanley Cup Finals. After disposing of Nashville in five games of a Western Conference semifinal series, the Coyotes, … [Read more...]

A’s, M’s open 2012 MLB season in Japan

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The Seattle Mariners and Oakland Athletics lift the lid on the 2012 Major League Baseball season with the start of a brief two-game set in Japan at the Tokyo Dome. Most sports books monitored by the SportsOptions odds product have opened the Mariners as $1.30 favorites, with the total set at eight runs. These same two teams had been scheduled to play here in March 2003, but the series was canceled at the last minute due to the threat of war in Iraq. Coincidentally, … [Read more...]