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Barry Bonds

Why Barry Bonds?

Bennett L. Gershman | Posted 06.08.2011 | Sports
Bennett L. Gershman

Bonds has already been convicted in the court of public opinion. The question is whether a jury trial was necessary to rubber-stamp that "conviction."

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Len Berman | Posted 06.07.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Phillies pitcher Kyle Kendrick had his World Series ring stolen from his Seattle home. Of course police have nothing to go on. They've never seen a World Series ring in Seattle before.

Barry Bond's Trainer to Government: I Refuse to Testify

Anthony Papa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Anthony Papa

The government is willing to take down Bonds and in doing so blemish baseball so they can push their personal zero-tolerance agenda for drug use.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

How's that trade working out? The Knicks are 7-9 since acquiring Carmelo Anthony. (Another meltdown against the Celtics.) Denver is 10-4 since trading their superstar.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

There were 5.9 million entries in the ESPN bracket contest. After Friday, there were no perfect brackets left. One person has 15 of the 16 teams still alive.

21 Questions From a Poet and a Profit

Etan Thomas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Etan Thomas

Do people not understand that Michael Vick represents what you can do if you put your mind to it? That even if you mess up, you can learn from your mistakes and change your ways?

They Might Be Giants: Management Insights From San Francisco's Boys of Summer

Inder Sidhu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Inder Sidhu

"Misfits and castoffs." That's what some are calling San Francisco's surprise World Series contenders, the Giants. After defeating the Philadelphia P...

Barry Bonds' Six Lessons For Lance Armstrong

Jonathan Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Littman

Pre-trial filings last week in USA v. Barry Bonds foreshadow not only next March's highly anticipated San Francisco trial of the former slugger but also what may await Lance Armstrong.

Lance Armstrong Witnesses on Hot Seat

Jonathan Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Littman

Cyclists may not be the only ones who have broken rules.

Barry Bonds' Hunter Cheated

Jonathan Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Littman

Bonds has long been accused of taking steroids to achieve greatness on the field of play. Now the United States Court of Appeals has definitively ruled that Bonds' main antagonist, Jeff Novitsky, also let the ends justify the means.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

The amount of newspaper space and airtime debating Derek Jeter will be ginormous over the next month. Two reasons. He's slumping and his contract is up.

When A-Rod's Fan Club Meets, the Room Is Empty

Dave Astor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Dave Astor

Just how exciting is A-Rod's quest for 600 homers? I compared his quest to watching paint dry, and decided that watching paint dry is more exciting.

Doubleheader: Barry Bonds and Lance Armstrong Going to Trial

Jonathan Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Littman

If Lance Armstrong needed evidence that the federal investigation into alleged fraud and sports doping on the US Postal team was not going away any time soon, here it is.

Why Is Terrell Owens Being Black-Balled by the NFL and the Media?

Dexter Rogers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dexter Rogers

Let me start off by saying I'm not the biggest Terrell Owens fan in the world. But as sports fans and even journalists, we rarely get to see the "true" person.

Loose Nukes

Will Durst | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Will Durst

Since you can't tell your nuclear players apart without a Nuclear Players Scorecard, here they are, with my official Threat Level grading.

Bye Bye Barry Bonds

Jonathan Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Littman

The $50 million federal crusade to imprison Barry Bonds is running short of courts, time and cash. Whether you love or hate the former slugger, it's time to let this one go.

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Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Is anyone all misty-eyed that the Nets, after 29 seasons, played their last game last night in the Meadowlands? (They lost.) Their plan? Newark then Brooklyn.

Unlike Steroids, HGH Can Harm Without Helping

Robert E. Murphy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Robert E. Murphy

Many athletes are so determined to treat their bodies with substances that promise them competitive advantage, that they are easily duped by empty nostrums and medical charlatans.

Baseball's Back, Barry's Not

Lisa Guerrero | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Lisa Guerrero

With the return of baseball this week, I thought it might be interesting to take a look back at Major League Baseball's all time leading home run hitter, Barry Bonds.

Lance Armstrong the Hero

Jonathan Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Littman

This is a story that raises the age-old questions of why we need heroes, and what we do when we find that they have failed to live up to our ideals.

The Nude Athlete

Adam Flomenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Adam Flomenbaum

The next time you confusedly see in a 6'1'', 180 lbs. wide receiver running nude through the park, Chad Ochocinco's question remains: Why wouldn't he?

Mark McGwire Must Think We're Stupid: The Inadequate Apology

Diane Dimond | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Diane Dimond

"I did this for health purposes," McGwire told Costas. This from a man who, while on the juice, put on 30 pounds of muscle, sported biceps like bazookas, and clocked home-runs off checked swings.

Carlton Fisk: Mark McGwire's Claims That Steroids Didn't Affect Home Runs 'A Crock'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Former Chicago White Sox catcher and Hall of Famer Carlton Fisk had some not-so-nice things to say about steroid abusers in baseball Tuesday, calling ...

Hire McGwire, Bury Bonds

Jonathan Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Littman

What's the moral of Mark McGwire's decade-late, half-baked steroids confession? White sluggers who juice get jobs, black all-time home run kings get indicted and run out of the game.

Mark McGwire Needs to Tell the Truth

Graham Bensinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Graham Bensinger

He retired from the game just before the Steroid Era came to light. While he previously denied illegal performance enhancing drug use, those denials stopped when under penalty of perjury.