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Big Ben Tuesday: Rangers Move on, Westbrook is the MVP, Daniel Murphy Tortures Mets Again, Eli Manning is Innocent

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Big Arm, Montana: There is a lot to talk about from the weekend, including, the New York Rangers moving on; Russell Westbrook banging out first half triple doubles, and Daniel Murphy continuing to be a thorn spike spear missile in the side of his former team. Let’s get to it. The Rangers Move On The […]

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Big Ben Tuesday: NBA MVP Race for the Ages – Harden and Westbrook’s Season Rivals Robertson, Wilt and Russell

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HOUSTON, TX – Based on my peripheral view of the NBA MVP race, it’s hard to fathom how Russell Westbrook could average a triple double and not win it. But it happened to Oscar Roberson back in ’61-62, and a closer look at James Harden’s stats makes it look a lot less cut and dried. Let’s dig […]

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Ebs’ Hot Takes: March Madness Final, Yankees, Mets, Russell Westbrook, Hawks

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WILKES-BARRE, PA – It’s a big Monday in the sporting world!  Not only is the NCAA Men’s Basketball National Championship Game Monday night, but it also marks the first full slate of the MLB season. It’s an exciting day for any sports fan. I was going to do an Ebs’ One Big Thing on just the national […]

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Ebs’ Hot Takes: New York Knicks, Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook, New York Yankees, New York Mets

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WILKES-BARRE, PA – Part of me wanted to use this column to just discuss the GRAMMYs. But that wouldn’t be very responsible of me, would it? Either way, there were some interesting things to happen in sports over the last week. I won’t take any longer with my introduction. Let’s get right to it. Here’s […]

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Three Things I Think I know; NBA Edition: Knicks, Russell Westbrook, Lebron James, Rest Days

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SPANISH HARLEM –  Okay, let’s just toss this one up and see if it’s a brick. Since my Eagles are out of the NFL playoff picture and there is no news on the Yankees front – unless you want me to discuss a rumor about Jose Quintana – which I don’t think will happen (with […]

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Ebs’ Hot Takes: Russell Westbrook, Pittsburgh Penguins and Green Bay Packers

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WILKES-BARRE, PA – I know a lot of you want me to go off on Rex Ryan, Tyrod Taylor and my beloved Buffalo Bills, but it’s not happening. Yet. To be honest, I’m still processing what happened Sunday. And with reports that Ryan could be out the door before some of you even read this, and […]

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Still Complaining About Knicks, Russel Westbrook, Eagles, Carson Wentz, Michigan v Ohio State

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SPANISH HARLEM – This Monday was a really bad day for me. My beloved Knicks and Eagles were both on TV at the same time and yet I watched them both lose at home for the first time this season. What started out as an exciting day became a miserable one very quickly. Let’s start […]

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Ebs’ Halloween Takes: Aroldis Chapman, Russell Westbrook, Tom Brady, Sidney Crosby

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CLIFTON PARK, NY – Happy Halloween, MTM readers! Considering today is Oct. 31, I wanted to do something Halloween-related for my weekly column. But what should I write about? Best sports Halloween costume? Who’s the scariest person in each of the four major sports? Oh, the choices. Well, if I’m being honest, those were really the […]

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Derek Jeter Worst Yankee Ever, LeBron Mind Games, Harvey to Cylcones, Polish Baseball Scandal!

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CONEY ISLAND, NY -Today we’ve got big stories to get to, including Derek Jeter being the Worst Yankee Ever, LeBron James playing mind games with all of us, Matt Harvey going to the Cyclones and… a Polish Baseball Scandal revisited!  Gads, this will be fun! Derek Jeter: How in the world can we call a […]

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Carmelo Anthony is a PIG; A Tale of Two Dolans

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SEARCHLIGHT, NV—You know how difficult it is to find wholesome, feel good stories when it comes to the athletes we so admire today?  I do. This is why, as the Upton Sinclair of MeetTheMatts, I am compelled to go into sports’ slaughterhouses and expose the heinous acts committed against humanity. Phil Jackson was hanging from a giant […]

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