The Mashup

February 12, 2010 - 4:34 am
Shoot down a man made ramp at high speeds, vault off a gigantic jump and pretty much fly down on mountain'€¦on a pair of skis. That'€™s the world of ski jumping all right. What may look insane to the average human being is just another day'€™s work for Nick Alexander of Lebanon, NH. Alexander...
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February 12, 2010 - 4:33 am
When the first puck drops in Vancouver on Sunday, there will be a heavy East Coast presence on the ice. Names such as Chris Drury , ex-captain for the Boston University Terriers, Jon Quick, former UMass goalie, and Brooks Orpik, who spent his teenage years playing for Thayer Academy in Braintree,...
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February 12, 2010 - 3:30 am
Welcome to Friday's Morning Mashup, where we'll get you caught up on what's going on in the sports world and beyond. The NCAA announced proposals to deal with taunting and concussions . The most controversial proposal, if passed by the rules committee, would take away a touchdown if a player taunts...
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February 11, 2010 - 2:32 am
Welcome to Thursday's Morning Mashup, where we'll get you caught up on what's going on in the sports world and beyond. The Cleveland Cavaliers said they were trying to protect fans when they removed water fountains from Quicken Loans Arena before the season, claiming that they wanted to prevent the...
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February 10, 2010 - 10:26 am
The post-Super Bowl hangover is upon us. There will be no more football until the preseason kicks off in August, and spring training is still a month away. But there is hope for this first weekend without an NFL game on the menu: NBA All-Star Weekend. The game itself? That is secondary. Who...
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February 10, 2010 - 3:49 am
Welcome to Wednesday's Morning Mashup, where we'll get you caught up on what's going on in the sports world and beyond. Fox Sports baseball writer Ken Rosenthal revisits a column he wrote in 2008, when he commented on how the Red Sox fielded a team that was mostly white. He said he was stunned by...
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February 09, 2010 - 11:38 am
Super Bowl heroes are remembered forever. Unfortunately, the same goes for the goats. For every Joe Montana , there is a Scott Norwood . It'€™s an unfortunate and unavoidable element of pro sports '€” for every success story, there is an equally emotional story of complete and utter failure...
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February 09, 2010 - 3:50 am
Welcome to Tuesday's Morning Mashup, where we'll get you caught up on what's going on in the sports world and beyond. Now that the dust has settled, here's a look at what people are saying about the Super Bowl experience as the Saints revel in their first title . The game was the most-watched TV...
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February 08, 2010 - 3:56 am
Welcome to Monday's Morning Mashup, where we'll get you caught up on what's going on in the sports world and beyond. You're looking for the best commercials from last night's Super Bowl ? Here they are . Here's a look at the night's most memorable moments involving commercials, celebrations and...
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February 05, 2010 - 3:10 pm
Ah, the Super Bowl . The biggest game of the year is Sunday in Miami, and the Indianapolis Colts and New Orleans Saints will finally end the waiting as they fight for the Lombardi Trophy in Super Bowl XLIV. But what makes the Super Bowl the greatest game of the season is much more than just the...
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