On Christmas Day, the Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers, 89-83, in a highly anticipated NBA Finals rematch. Other than the game itself, the biggest headline to come from … Continue Reading Mark Jackson’s Comments on Steph Curry are Right on the Money
No player will be like Kobe Bryant ever again. No player will score 81 points in a game ever again. No player will surpass his records of most field goals … Continue Reading The End Of The Kobe Bryant Era Is The End Of The Volume Shooter Era
The NFL has stood at 32 teams since 2002, when the Houston Texans were introduced as the newest expansion team. This caused a shift of divisions and conferences, complicating the … Continue Reading How NFL Expansion To Toronto, Mexico City, And London Is Possible
It’s been 25 years exactly since the last college football player from outside a Big Five conference won the Heisman Trophy. Ty Detmer of BYU, which belonged to the WAC … Continue Reading Keenan Reynolds Deserves More Than His Heisman Snub
Big boards, scouting reports, game film. Copious amounts of preparation and speculation goes into the NBA draft, the highlight of the off season […]
As many are well aware, in yesterday’s match vs. Manchester United, Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy scored a goal to make it 11 Premier League matches in a row with … Continue Reading The Record-Breaking Rise of Jamie Vardy
Consider the following statistics for three players. Player A: 9.9 PPG, 3.2 RPG, 1.8 APG, 1.1 SPG, 0.3 BPG, 48% effective FG%* Player B: 13.5 PPG, 8.2 RPG, 1.0 APG, … Continue Reading Take Notice: Jabari Parker Is Not A Bust
Russell Westbrook is, in a true sense of the word, a freak. Even with his fashion choices set aside, Westbrook is still a monster, one that noone wants to mess with. … Continue Reading Take Notice: Russell Westbrook Is The Best Player On The Thunder
Despite their long, storied history that is filled with winning seasons and championships, the Los Angeles Lakers are not a good basketball team right now. Kobe Bryant, their top gun … Continue Reading The Lakers’ Mishandling Of Rookie D’Angelo Russell
What we know: From 2013 to 2014, Daily Fantasy Sports (DraftKings and FanDuel) saw participation increase by 847%. Increased participation has led to big money winners and large investments by corporations. On … Continue Reading Rookie Contract: The Demise of DraftKings and FanDuel
On Sunday afternoon, Drew Brees accounted for 42 points (49, including field goals) in the New Orleans Saints thrilling victory over the New York Giants. But for the nearly 75 … Continue Reading Fantasy Sports Have Spoiled Fandom
The major ESPN project, dubbed Grantland.com, named after decorated sportswriter Grantland Rice, ceased production today after a four year run. The project, which was the brainchild of loud-mouthed, highly controversial … Continue Reading An Ode To Grantland: We Wouldn’t Exist Without You
The 2015 NBA offseason was a rather wild one, including major free agent moves, most notably LaMarcus Aldridge’s departure from Portland to sign with the San Antonio Spurs, and trades, … Continue Reading Sorting Out the Top of the NBA’s Western Conference
Eastern Conference: Atlantic Division Boston Celtics: Key Arrivals: Amir Johnson, David Lee, Terry Rozier Key Departures: Brandon Bass Last year, the Celtics were an extremely productive team that was prolific in … Continue Reading NBA Preview: Key Additions, Key Departures, and Predictions For Every Team
In the NFL, there is a widely accepted idea that a quarterback is the single most important player on a team. Good teams have good passing attacks, and bad teams … Continue Reading Has Running Become More Important In The NFL Than Passing?
It’s a warm night in Southern California. Jay Cutler is fighting for a playoff berth in a matchup against the San Diego Chargers. The Chargers are up 3-0, but Cutler leads … Continue Reading NFL: In A League With Major QB Problems, Why Do Quarterbacks Rarely Change Teams?