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Overpaying The Beast Is What’s Best For Business

It’s rumored that the WWE has already used up all of Brock Lesnar’s contractually agreed upon appearances for the company this year. But given his actions at last Sunday’s Summerslam PPV, and the fact that the Monday Night Raw’s Universal Championship belt has been vacated by an injured Finn Balor, it seems almost necessary for […]

Jan 10, 2016; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings kicker Blair Walsh (3) reacts after missing a field goal attempt against the Seattle Seahawks in the fourth quarter of a NFC Wild Card playoff football game at TCF Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports

Why It’s Unfair To Scapegoat Players For a Loss Vol. 1

As is frequently the case with scapegoats in sports, and more specifically in the NFL, it seems rather unfair to lay an entire loss or meltdown on one specific person and their mistake(s). Historically we’ve seen players take the brunt of the public’s animosity over a big mistake at the worst possible time. In the […]

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Carlos Ruiz Traded To Dodgers

Update:   A little unexpected Thursday afternoon news coming through the wire. Phillies catcher, Carlos Ruiz, has been traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers. Ruiz has spent his whole career with Philadelphia to this point. This story is still developing…

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5 Reasons Why Fans Aren’t Excited For This Season

Philadelphia-  August is almost over and normally fans are all juiced for the upcoming season.  This year however, the fans in the City of Brotherly Love seem to be more concerned about Ben Simmons or the prospects that the Phillies have down on the farm. Here are five reasons why there is no “juice” going […]

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Preseason Week 2. The Little Things

Note: The purpose of this piece is to go deeper than stats and note what I see in each game. Patterns that teams develop and ways to exploit them. I want to see what type of players each team can struggle with and gain an advantage of competition week in and week out. As this […]

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Twitter Reacts To Josh Innes Firing…And It’s Surprisingly Positive

(Photo Credit: Jonathan Pushnik) Sports Radio 94.1 WIP, a CBS affiliate in Philadelphia, let go of one of its more controversial hosts, Josh Innes, today. The announcement was made prior to the Josh Innes Show, named for the former host. Innes has been a spark plug since coming to Philadelphia a few years back. His on […]

Feb 20, 2015; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Fans with a sign showing support for the Philadelphia 76ers during a game against the Indiana Pacers at Wells Fargo Center. The Pacers defeated the 76ers 106-95. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports

Has The Process Worked? Breaking Down The 76ers Roster

The Philadelphia 76ers are by far the most interesting team in the NBA to me. Being a lover of the inner workings of trading, scouting, drafting and free agency, I would obviously be drawn to the most talked about deal making team in the NBA. We all remember “Trust the Process” (or, for the adventurous Tas […]

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Tim Tebow To The Phillies? It Could Happen

Tim Tebow coming back to Philadelphia? It could happen! Comcast Sports Net’s Jim Salisbury tweeted out that the Phillies will indeed have a scout at Tim Tebow’s workout on August 3oth. Tebow, 29, has not played baseball since high school.

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Fantasy Football: DFS “Buy Or Leave Dry”

It’s now week three of the Preseason and we are getting ever so close to everyone’s favorite unofficial Holiday, the start of the NFL season. Teams are evaluating their talent, making their cuts and figuring out who is going to make the opening day roster and if you are a Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) player […]

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Which QB Pairs Should You Take In Your Fantasy Football Draft?

I just can’t make myself pull the trigger on Cam in round two, and I hate Jay Cutler’s face. So what am I to do? If you’re not ready or willing to pay up for the top-­tier QB, but you’re also not ready (or it’s not feasible in your league) to stream at the position, […]

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One Cowboy Fan’s Prayer

Dear Football Gods,   When I was on the verge of my sixth birthday, the Dallas Cowboys defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers 27-17 to win Super Bowl XXX. At that moment, without a fully functional brain and no understanding of consequences, I became a diehard Cowboys fan! Not realizing that my dad (a New Yorker) was […]

PHILADELPHIA - JUNE 18: Ryan Howard #6 of the Philadelphia Phillies rounds the bases after hitting a two-run home run in the sixth inning during a game against the Baltimore Orioles at Citizens Bank Park on June 18, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Phillies won 2-1. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Ryan Howard To Stay With Phillies For Remainder Of Season

According to MLB.com’s Todd Zolecki, it is unlikely that the Philadelphia Phillies will trade veteran first baseman, Ryan Howard, before seasons’ end. Although the slugger has been hot of late, the Philadelphia front office believes that it would be more beneficial to have Howard remain on the roster for the remainder of the season. It does […]

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Preseason Prediction Of NFL Awards

MVP Russell Wilson QB Seahawks When you look closer at Russell Wilson you see just how spectacular he was in the second half of last season. Cam Newton won the award last year and rightfully so, in part due to his monster second half. Wilson was just as good if not better than Cam, but […]

Cleveland Indians Reporter Gets Post Game Drenching

Talk about being in the wrong place at the wrong time. Andre Knott, an in game reporter for the Cleveland Indians, found himself is such a situation tonight. Knott was conducting a post game interview when he become the target of some Indians’ shenanigans. Andre took it like a champ and, according to Twitter, is […]

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Usain Bolt Pays Tribute To LeBron James After Victory

Usain Bolt paid tribute to LeBron James tonight after winning the men’s 200M race. Just one King paying homage to another. The win marks Bolt’s eight gold medal of his career, only one away from tying the record of nine held by American, Carl Lewis, and Paavo Nurmi of Finland. Bolt will try for his […]

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