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Least Valuable Premier League XI: This is not the worst team in the Premier League. It is the least valuable. This team would incite the masses with talent, with name recognition and with expense. They would then fail pathetically. This team could be composed entirely of Newcastle players, but we thought we’d include a few others to keep things interesting
I apologize to the two others following me on google reader. It has been a little feverish running TheBigLead for the past couple of days. Here are some links from the effort that involved actual writing.
The Los Angeles Clippers won the Blake Griffin sweepstakes, and will select him #1 in the upcoming NBA Draft. The lottery is certainly exciting, but not without its problems. It should be changed.
Steven Cohen Apologizes For Hillsborough Comments: Steven Cohen may be an idiot, but he has the right to be. Bloggers, of all people, should recognize free speech.
In her now infamous “A-Rod,” Selena Roberts alleges that Alex Rodriguez tipped pitches during blowouts while playing for Texas. According to Dan Rosenheck of the New York Times, there is no evidence from statistics that Rodriguez tipped. That is not necessarily true.
Half Empty or Half Full: A Look At Arsenal’s 2008-09 Season | EPL Talk. Did Arsene Wenger heroically keep Arsenal competitive, or was this Arsenal season a disappointing failure?