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RCA Dome Implosion In Indianapolis (VIDEO)

HuffPost/CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The 24-year-old RCA Dome, home of the Indianapolis Colts, was demolished this morning. The site will be used as an expansion for the adjacent Indiana...

Lance is Back: Time to Make EPO Legal?

Peter A. Ubel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Peter A. Ubel

Athletes who use EPO try to increase their hemoglobin level enough to increase their performance without experiencing a stroke. This isn't too hard to do.


The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Preparations for the NHL Winter Classic at Wrigley Field are in full swing and going well, save for this small Zamboni mishap. The ice cleaning mach...

Wrigley Field Rooftops Cleared To Sell Winter Classic Hockey Tickets

Chicago Sun-Times | Fran Spielman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Rooftop clubs with a bird's-eye view of Wrigley Field got the go-ahead Wednesday to cash in on the NHL's New Year's Day Winter Classic. At the reques...

Lance Armstrong's Trainer Speaks

Graham Bensinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Graham Bensinger

Chris Carmichael: Well, let me tell you. Lance is not going back to the Tour de France to finish second. It's obviously a very big challenge and he recognizes that, but his standard is winning.

Cubs Pursuing Bush Shoe-Thrower; 'Do You Think He's A Lefty?' Asks Curious Hendry

The Heckler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
The Heckler

The Cubs today announced their desire to sign the angry Iraqi journalist who heaved a pair of shoes at President Bush.

Wrigleyville Can Skate On Field January 4th

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Would you pay $10 to skate at the Friendly Confines? If you're a neighbor of the Cubs, you're about to get that opportunity. The Cubs sent e-mails t...

Aronofksy Goes Inside Squared Circle

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

It's ironic that The Wrestler, the film with Mickey Rourke playing an aging wrestler, is the best and easily most honest film about the wrestling industry. It was made by a man who barely watched it.

Heisman Trophy 2008: Sam Bradford Of Oklahoma Wins

AP | RALPH D. RUSSO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

NEW YORK — The first person to congratulate Heisman Trophy winner Sam Bradford was the player who won it last year _ Tim Tebow. The star quarte...

Rubbing Your Eyes in Fantasy Land

Murray Fromson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Murray Fromson

CC Sabathia and all the other high-priced players and the teams that sign lucrative contracts ought to feel a sense of embarrassment for their insensitivity at a time when tens of thousands of Americans have lost their jobs and their homes.

Yanks Had to Sell NYC to CC Sabathia While Offering $161 million

Paula Duffy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Paula Duffy

Brian Cashman, the team's general manager, played the role of a college football coach trying to recruit a high school senior when he flew to the home of CC Sabathia.

Review: 199 Lives - The Travis Pastrana Story (2008)

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

If you are a fan of the sport or the man, 199 Lives: The Travis Pastrana Story is more than worth your time. But it offers little insight or context for non-fans.

Turning White Men Into Victims

Abby L. Ferber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Abby L. Ferber

In the workplace, few hiring decisions have ever been based on merit only. For most of our nation's history, we had, in effect, de facto affirmative action for white men.

Two Dolphins Talk About a Giant: Joey Porter, Jay Williams, Plaxico Burress, and Guns in Sports

Paul Helmke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Paul Helmke

I understand that some professional athletes feel threatened at times, but then they shouldn't go to places where they feel threatened enough to carry an illegally concealed handgun, drink alcohol, and accidentally fire their weapon.

Tommy Tuberville Fired? Countdown Begins

The Post-Dispatch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Fresh off their embarrassing loss to cross-state rival Alabama, Tuberville's team is faced with a postseason not ending in a bowl bid and the good pos...

NFL Power Rankings Week 14 : Giants On Top

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

ESPN takes a look at the NFL power rankings for week 14: But the Week 12 outcomes might not have yielded the expected results for the Week 13 ballot...

New York Sportswriters Missing Forest Through the Trees

Dave Hollander | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Dave Hollander

When will sportswriters return to writing about the actual sports they cover? The sports industry has been selling so much off-the-field garbage for so long, it forgets to sell the thing that matters.

Cubs Say Tribune Bankruptcy Filing Won't Affect Team

Crain's Chicago Business | Mike Colias | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Tribune Co.'s bankruptcy filing won't scrap or delay plans to sell the Chicago Cubs, the team said Monday. The team was not included in Tribune's Cha...

Blackhawks Goal Burst Breaks Arena Horn

Chicago Tribune | Chris Kuc | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Somewhere around the fifth time it was needed Sunday night, the horn signifying a Blackhawks goal produced more of a muted, low wail than a loud, shar...

Ron Santo Denied Baseball Hall Of Fame Entrance

AP | BEN WALKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

NEW YORK — Joe Gordon joined former teammates Joe DiMaggio, Lou Gehrig and Bob Feller in the Hall of Fame. For the likes of Joe Torre, Jim Kaat ...

Wolverine Football and the Presidential Honeymoon

Peter A. Ubel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Peter A. Ubel

If Obama wants to know the challenges he can expect to contend with in his first days of office, he can learn from the state of Michigan, and I'm not talking unemployment, where we are #1!

NFL To Players: Don't Call The Cops, Call Us


It's a message the Giants and other NFL teams pound into their young players' heads: In a jam, call us first. "Why would you call the police?" forme...

Cubs Will Be Sold By Spring Training: Team Chairman

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The chairman of the Chicago Cubs said Friday he expects the baseball franchise to be sold by spring training. Chairman Crane Kenney t...

Five Ways to Green Your Yoga Workout

Mairi Beautyman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Mairi Beautyman

It's good for the mind, the body, how about the earth? Here are five ways to green your yoga workout. 1. Buy a Non-Toxic Yoga Mat from Plank Did you...

Oscar de la Hoya on Fight, Retirement, Boxing Corruption, and Floyd Mayweater

Graham Bensinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Graham Bensinger

Recently, Oscar de la Hoya sat down with me to discuss Manny Pacquiao, retirement, why his rematch against Floyd Mayweather was canceled, the state of boxing, his tanning bed nightmare, and a crippling ingrown hair.