Apple MacBook vs. Google Chromebook Pixel

Shortly after Apple debuted its new ultra-thin MacBook this week, Google announced its new Chromebook Pixel 2, which similarly boasts the new Type-C USB port and high-tech trackpad.

Johnny Manziel

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel threw 24 touchdowns and rushed for 19 during his freshman year, becoming the first freshman to win the Heisman Trophy. Is he any good?

Roger Clemens

Taking the mound for the first time in five years, 50-year-old pitcher Roger Clemens is attempting a comeback in the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball with the Sugar Land Skeeters.

Rory McIlroy

Twenty-three-year-old Northern Irish golfer Rory McIlroy won the PGA Championship by a record eight strokes.

Gabby Douglas

Sixteen-year-old Gabby Douglas, known as the "flying squirrel," became the first American to win gold medals in the individual and team all-around competitions during the same Olympics.

Andrei Kirilenko

Russian small forward Andrei Kirilenko has scored 51 points in his first two games of the 2012 Olympics and recently signed a two-year, $20 million deal with the Timberwolves.

Justin Upton

Numerous teams are considering a trade for Arizona Diamondbacks slugger Justin Upton. Is he any good?

Andrew McCutchen

With a .362 average, 60 RBIs, and 18 home runs, Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen is already being mentioned in MVP discussions.

Dr. J

This week's Strongside/Weakside Classic explores the wonder that was Julius Erving.

Bud Selig

Major League Baseball's ninth commissioner has presided over the sport's steroid era, gimmicky All-Star games, the introduction of interleague play, an all-out strike, and the most lucrative period in baseball history.