In an interview with Mediate, ESPN.com columnist Bill Simmons was asked "How do you get your first news of the day?" to which he answered "ESPN.com, RealClearSports ..."
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-- Richard Justice, Houston Chronicle and Sporting News
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-- Kathy Kudravi, CNN Sports Editorial Director
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-- Bill Plaschke, Los Angeles Times
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-- Mike Vaccaro, New York Post
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-- Karen Crouse, New York Times
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From the "Best of" Issue of the Washingtonian: "Local sports-media veterans pick their favorite blogs and Web sites: Christine Brennan of USA Today likes Real Clear Sports, sister site to Real Clear Politics, with links to news and opinion around the country. "It's like a modern-day clipping service."
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-– Bill Ruhl, Director of Production, CBS Sports.com
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-- Jim Barrero, Editor, ESPN Los Angeles