If you're a sports fan, you need these links in your life!

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Find Games
Find nearby baseball, basketball, football, and other upcoming games at anygame-anywhere.com. Search for events by location or by team, and if the playoffs are sold out, get tips for snagging tickets on the site's blog.

Buy Tickets
Head to seatgeek.com to make sure you don't get ripped off on tickets to the big game. The site maps available tickets on a seating chart and lets you know if prices are likely to go up or down using an algorithm based on a huge database of past ticket sales.

Stalk the Stars
Follow your favorite athletes' and coaches' thoughts all in one place. At athletetweets.com, you can track every 140-character-or-less blurb from almost anyone in the sports world. Stay updated on Dwyane Wade's dinner plans, keep up with Danica Patrick's latest press tour, or read Tony Hawk's musings about his kids.