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With a million small steps http://www.si.com/college-basketball/2015/01/25/mike-krzyzewski-duke-blue-devils-1000-wins?xid=si_topstories To understand how Mike Krzyzewski has coached his teams to 1,000 wins, it helps to examine his immediate reactions after the two most memorable... Sun, 25 Jan 2015 16:30:00 -0500 http://www.si.com/college-basketball/2015/01/25/mike-krzyzewski-duke-blue-devils-1000-wins marquee How did Mike Krzyzewski reach 1,000 wins? 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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 21:00:00 -0500 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/01/24/senior-bowl-recap writer Sammie Coates, Tyler Lockett among stars during Senior Bowl week Chris Burke Chris Burke Examining NFL's advanced stats revolution. http://www.si.com/external/link/examining-nfls-advanced-stats-revolution?xid=si_topstories Examining NFL's advanced stats revolution. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 12:30:00 -0500 http://www.si.com/external/link/examining-nfls-advanced-stats-revolution writer Examining NFL's advanced stats revolution. Jenny Vrentas American women, Azarenka, Smyczek lead 2015 AusOpen midterm grades http://www.si.com/tennis/2015/01/25/australian-open-midterm-grades?xid=si_topstories Sun, 25 Jan 2015 06:00:00 -0500 http://www.si.com/tennis/2015/01/25/australian-open-midterm-grades writer American women, Azarenka, Smyczek lead 2015 AusOpen midterm grades Jon Wertheim Jon Wertheim Measuring where Ernie Banks ranks among the best shortstops ever http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/01/24/ernie-banks-hall-fame-shortstops-chicago-cubs?xid=si_topstories Examining where Chicago Cubs legend Ernie Banks, who died on Friday at age 83, ranks among the best shortstops in baseball history. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 16:45:00 -0500 http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/01/24/ernie-banks-hall-fame-shortstops-chicago-cubs writer Measuring where Ernie Banks ranks among the best shortstops ever Jay Jaffe Jay Jaffe First meeting with Patriots sparked Russell Wilson's rookie breakout http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/01/21/russell-wilson-seattle-seahawks-new-england-patriots-2012?xid=si_topstories Seattle's 24-23 win over New England in Week 6 of the 2012 season was the first time the Seahawks got a real sense of how Russell Wilson could sling it in a complete passing game. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:45:00 -0500 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/01/21/russell-wilson-seattle-seahawks-new-england-patriots-2012 writer First meeting with Patriots sparked Russell Wilson's rookie breakout Doug Farrar Doug Farrar Will Kobe Bryant decide to retire after latest injury? http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/01/23/kobe-bryant-rotator-cuff?xid=si_topstories On SI Now, Sports Illustrated senior writers Lee Jenkins and Phil Taylor discuss whether or not Kobe Bryant will return next season after tearing... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 14:43:00 -0500 http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/01/23/kobe-bryant-rotator-cuff lists Will Kobe Bryant decide to retire after latest injury? Window into the Weekend: Deflategate http://www.si.com/mmqb/video/2015/01/23/window-weekend-deflategate?xid=si_topstories The MMQB's Peter King shares his hopes for the outcome of Deflategate and how the NFL should handle the situation. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:56:00 -0500 http://www.si.com/mmqb/video/2015/01/23/window-weekend-deflategate lists Window into the Weekend: Deflategate Why Belichick could receive a one-year suspension for Deflategate http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/01/23/belichick-receive-suspension-deflategate?xid=si_topstories On SI Now, The MMQB staff writer Greg Bedard explains the major consequences Bill Belichick could face over Deflategate. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:15:00 -0500 http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/01/23/belichick-receive-suspension-deflategate lists Why Belichick could receive a one-year suspension for Deflategate Why the loss of Caris LeVert could cost Michigan a trip to the NCAA tournament http://www.si.com/college-basketball/video/2015/01/22/caris-levert-injury-michigan-wolverines-ncaa-tournament?xid=si_topstories Sports Illustrated's Seth Davis explains why the injury to Michigan Wolverines Caris LeVert could be the reason they don't make it into the NCAA... 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As Selig steps down, a look back at his biggest successes, failures http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/01/23/bud-selig-commissioner-stepping-down-legacy?xid=si_topstories As Bud Selig steps down as MLB commissioner, his tenure, though uneven and marked by notable mistakes, has overall seen numerous changes for the better in several areas. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:27:00 -0500 http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/01/23/bud-selig-commissioner-stepping-down-legacy bigtiles As Selig steps down, a look back at his biggest successes, failures Cliff Corcoran Cliff Corcoran