Keidel: Aaron Rodgers Is The Greatest Quarterback To Ever Play American FootballThis is not because Rodgers beat Brady last week. The game was whisker-close and you could easily argue that the Patriots would win a rematch on a neutral field. This is about stats, scent, and sense.
New Dynasty: Bochy, Giants Capture 3rd Title In 5 YearsIn a remarkable every-other-year pattern, San Francisco somehow finds its best form in even years. With new faces and old ones, with castoffs and misfits and some key midseason acquisitions.
LeBron Wins 2nd Straight Finals MVPHe's the most decorated player in the National Basketball Association and when it mattered most, LeBron James once again came through for the Miami Heat.
LeBron Answers Critics In Game 4Miami Heat superstar and NBA Most Valuable Player LeBron James looked like a shell of himself in Game 3 of the 2013 NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs. He promised he would play better in Game 4 and just like the mailman, he delivered.
Sports Verdict: Most Impressive Start To The Season? Mariano Rivera Vs. Miguel CabreraTwo of the elite talents in the American League, Miguel Cabrera and Mariano Rivera, have begun this year no differently than any other they have played.
MVP Mystery Solved: Gary Washburn Explains Why He Didn't Vote For LeBron JamesWashburn's column in the Boston Globe ended a brief and puzzling who-done-it after LeBron came in one vote shy of a historic unanimous selection.
Giglio: Carmelo Anthony's (Poor) Attendance Hurts MVP Case The scoring is there. The leadership is there. The MVP look is there. But the star of the team isn’t.
Silverman: Manning, Peterson Stage Comebacks For The AgesFootball fans care about the MVP, the Rookie of the Year and the Coach of the Year. Comeback Player of the Year? Wake me when we get to the good part. But this year, it IS the good part.
Yankees' Rivera Not Concerned With Rehab StatusYankees closer Mariano Rivera would prefer to not know the status of his recovery from a torn ACL.
Kevin Durant Wins All-Star MVPThe Oklahoma City Thunder forward scored 36 points and grabbed seven rebounds to help the West build a 21-point cushion
Kobe Breaks Jordan's Record For Career All-Star Points Bryant broke Jordan's record of 262 points on a dunk with 4:57 left in the third quarter. That gave him 20 points for the game.
The Great Debate: Who Wins The NFL MVP Award?