March 26th, 2013
03:03 PM ET

Putting key to Tiger's revival

Woods prepares to putt at Farmers Insurance Open. (Getty Images).
Woods prepares to putt at Farmers Insurance Open. (Getty Images).

And so Tiger’s reached yet another level of “back.”

It’s been, in the phrase he almost copyrighted, a process. Back playing (remember when that was a serious question?), then back contending, back sticking three or four good rounds together, back winning and now back at world No. 1.

But underpinning everything at the Arnold Palmer Invitational tournament at Bay Hill, Tiger was back putting like the best player on the planet.

Not how, but how many, runs the truism. Yet both sides of that oft-coined phrase hold the answer to Tiger’s return to the top. FULL POST

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March 26th, 2013
10:52 AM ET

Pedro's Point of View: The Old Lady a Champions League dark horse?

Andrea Pirlo is key to Juventus' chances of beating Bayern Munich. (Getty Images).
Andrea Pirlo is key to Juventus' chances of beating Bayern Munich. (Getty Images).

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Everywhere I look, everyone I talk to, has Bayern Munich as the favorites in an upcoming high-profile European Champions League quarterfinal clash with Juventus.

I honestly can’t believe it. In my book, the Italian giants will not only knock the Bavarians out of the tournament, but they could go on to lift the trophy at Wembley in May.

I have said it for a while and I will say it again: Juventus may be the most underrated team in Europe. FULL POST

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