Amendola Restructures Contract

Photo Credit: http://www.sportsworldnews.com New England Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola restructured his contract for the second straight year today. The deal is now for 2 years and worth $7.35 million. If he hadn’t taken the pay cut, the Patriots would have picked up a $6.5 million cap hit. If he would have refused to take the pay cut, he most likely would have been either … Continue reading Amendola Restructures Contract

UEFA CL, Europa League Finals Set

photo: dailymail.uk Both the finals of the Champions League and the Europa League are set. Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid face off in a Madrid derby while Liverpool plays Sevilla in the Europa League final. Atletico defeated Bayern Munich 2-2 with the away goal on aggregate on May 3. The goal came from striker Antoine Griezmann in the 54′ in Germany. Real Madrid defeated Manchester … Continue reading UEFA CL, Europa League Finals Set

Puerto Rico Series Will Be Relocated

Photo Credit: eyetour.com Covered yesterday was the developing story that the Miami Marlins vs. Pittsburgh Pirates series may move to Miami (the official home team for the series) from Puerto Rico in Hiram Bithorn Stadium due to the Zika virus scare. That relocation is now official, and was confirmed today by MLB commissioner Rob Manfred. The Marlins vs. Pirates games will take place at Marlins Park … Continue reading Puerto Rico Series Will Be Relocated

Indy 500 Reserved Seats Sell Out

Photo Credit: cetriotimes.com The 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 later this May on Sunday, May 29th, is going to be one epic race, and it appears to be headed towards a record-setting crowd. The roughly 235,000 reserved grandstand seats have now all been sold out, as nearly 400,000 people are expected to attend the historic event, including over 100,000 people in the infield of the 2.5-mile … Continue reading Indy 500 Reserved Seats Sell Out

Predicting the Remainder of the NBA Playoffs

Photo Credit: cbssports.com   Conference Semifinals: 1 Cleveland Cavaliers, 4, 4 Atlanta Hawks, 0 (Cavaliers lead series 2-0) 3 Miami Heat, 4, 2 Toronto Raptors, 3 (Series tied 1-1) 1 Golden State Warriors, 4, 5 Portland Trailblazers, 1 (Warriors lead series 2-0) 2 San Antonio Spurs, 4, 3 Oklahoma City Thunder, 3 (Series tied 1-1)   Conference Finals: 1 Cleveland Cavaliers, 4, 3 Miami Heat, 2 … Continue reading Predicting the Remainder of the NBA Playoffs

Top 16 NFL Matchups of 2016

Photo Credit: calvinayre.com Arizona Cardinals @ Carolina Panthers New England Patriots @ Arizona Cardinals Carolina Panthers @ Denver Broncos New England Patriots @ Denver Broncos Green Bay Packers vs. Minnesota Vikings (both) Minnesota Vikings @ Carolina Panthers Arizona Cardinals @ Minnesota Vikings New England Patriots @ Pittsburgh Steelers Seattle Seahawks vs. Arizona Cardinals (both) Cincinnati Bengals vs. Pittsburgh Steelers (both) Seattle Seahawks @ New England … Continue reading Top 16 NFL Matchups of 2016

Mock NBA Lottery (100 Simulations)

Photo Credit: nba.com Due to the odds for this year’s NBA Draft lottery being known and the lottery itself coming up in just 11 days, I decided to run 100 simulations of the lottery process to predict who will get each pick (using tankathon.com). If you want to know the odds each team has at getting each pick, see my older post here: https://sportspress.co/2016/04/29/nba-lottery-odds/ Here are … Continue reading Mock NBA Lottery (100 Simulations)