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13hJames Yorke

How Manchester City can defeat Monaco

Both squads are chock-full of attacking talent and the winner here can be a danger to all as they move through the Champions League.

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8dJames Yorke

How PSG can finally beat Barcelona

Barcelona will be heavy favorites in the Champions League round of 16 against PSG, but the French side shouldn't be counted out.

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9dJacob Nitzberg, ESPN Stats & Information

Numbers to know for UCL matchups

Will Bayern Munich keep their home winning streak alive in the Champions League? We preview this week's matchups in the round of 16.

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9dJohn Gasaway

Why UCLA could fall to a Giant Killer

UCLA's high-powered offense has pushed it to a 21-3 record, but there are issues that could spell trouble in March. And they aren't just limited to the Bruins' defense.

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14dDan Szymborski

Moving McCutchen a boon to the Bucs

The decision to shift Andrew McCutchen into Roberto Clemente's old spot in right field won't vault Pittsburgh to the top of the NL Central, but it could help rock the wild-card race.

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The Bubble Watch times, they are a-changin'

Bubble Watch debuts with some good news: The NCAA is considering using different metrics when choosing the tournament field as early as next season. As for this season, we're here to tell you whether your team is safe or has some work to do.

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17dJeff Sullivan

Can these players maintain their newfound skills?

From Daniel Murphy's increased power to Wil Myers' stolen bases to James Paxton's velocity, we see players in a new light when they improve. Now the biggest question is: Will their success last?

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21dSam Miller

Victor Martinez: Worst. Baserunner. Ever?

Victor Martinez has always been slow. But in 2016, the Detroit DH set a new mark for mediocrity on the basepaths. Should we alert Cooperstown -- or does his record come with an asterisk?

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25dDan Szymborski

Szymborski: ZiPS' top 100 MLB prospects for 2017

Crunching the numbers, ZiPS' projection system conjures a few different reads on who baseball's best prospects might be, such as placing Yoan Moncada of the White Sox in the top 10.

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414dMike Clay

Final NFL OTD leaderboard for 2016 regular season

Our opportunity-adjusted touchdowns rankings tell you not only who's scoring, but who's getting the opportunities to score. Here we reveal our final OTD table heading for 2016.