Kings Agree to Trade Belinelli to Hornets for 22nd Overall Pick

Photo Credit: sacbee.com The Sacramento Kings have agreed to trade shooting guard Marco Belinelli to the Charlotte Hornets in exchange for the 22nd overall pick in tonight’s NBA Draft. This trade leaves the Hornets without any selections in this year’s draft, and it gives the Kings a 3rd selection, and a 2nd selection in the 1st round. The Kings now have the 8th and 22nd … Continue reading Kings Agree to Trade Belinelli to Hornets for 22nd Overall Pick

Final 2-Round 2016 NBA Mock Draft

Photo Credit: 300lbsofsportsknowledge.com, credit to mynbadraft.com for the top team needs.   DRAFT DAY, Thursday, June 23rd, 2016 NBA MOCK DRAFT 16.0   Philadelphia 76ers: Team Needs: SG, SF, PG Pick:  Ben Simmons, SF/PF, Louisiana State Los Angeles Lakers: Team Needs: SF, C Pick:  Brandon Ingram, SF, Duke Boston Celtics (from Brooklyn Nets): Team Needs: C, PF, SG Pick: Buddy Hield, SG, Oklahoma Phoenix Suns: Team Needs: PF, SF, C Pick:   Dragan … Continue reading Final 2-Round 2016 NBA Mock Draft

What Every NHL Team Should Do at the Draft (Part 3 of 3)

Photos courtesy of: novacapsfans.com and cbssports.com Here’s the last quick little look at what each NHL team should be planning to do on Draft Day on June 24th and 25th, 2016. Here are the last 10 teams: (draft picks indicate how many draft picks and what round) Ottawa Senators Draft Picks: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th The Senators are a really tricky team. With players … Continue reading What Every NHL Team Should Do at the Draft (Part 3 of 3)

Newgarden Cleared to Practice at Road America

Photo Credit: indycar.com Josef Newgarden, after a terrifying wreck on Sunday, June 12th, has just defied the odds and been cleared to practice on Friday for this Sunday’s Kohler Grand Prix at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. He will be re-evaluated following the practice sessions, when it will then be determined if he will be able to continue on with qualifying and the race itself. … Continue reading Newgarden Cleared to Practice at Road America

Florida Panthers-Colorado Avalanche Trade

Photo Credit: bsndenver.com The Florida Panthers have traded forward Rocco Grimaldi to the Colorado Avalanche for backup goalie Reto Berra. Grimaldi will most likely play 3rd or 4th line with the Avalanche, while Berra will be Roberto Luongo’s backup. In Grimaldi’s 2 year career, he has appeared in 27 games and has a total of 6 points (4 goals and 2 assists). If Grimaldi, who was drafted … Continue reading Florida Panthers-Colorado Avalanche Trade

Pacers Acquire Thaddeus Young from Nets

Photo Credit: mavsmoneyball.com The Indiana Pacers have traded for power forward Thaddeus Young from the Brooklyn Nets in exchange for tonight’s 20th overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft and a future 2nd round pick. Young, 28, will be entering his 10th season in the NBA this upcoming 2016-2017 season. The Nets are rebuilding after a disappointing 21-61 season, while the Pacers are making moves … Continue reading Pacers Acquire Thaddeus Young from Nets

Bulls-Knicks Trade Analysis

Photo Credit: redsarmy.com Phil Jackson, general manager of the New York Knicks, has done it again, trading for 2011 NBA MVP point guard Derrick Rose.  This move required the Knicks to get rid of center Robin Lopez, point guard Jose Calderon, and point guard Jerian Grant.  Additionally, the Knicks received shooting guard Justin Holiday and a 2017 2nd round pick.  This trade with the Chicago Bulls has strengthened New … Continue reading Bulls-Knicks Trade Analysis

“Prix-Viewing” the Kohler Grand Prix at Road America

Photo Credit: motorsports.nbcsports.com The 9th race out of 16 scheduled races of the 2016 Verizon Indycar Series campaign takes us to Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin on Sunday, June 26th for the 1st time since 2007. The indycars will race 50 laps around the 14-turn 4.048-mile natural terrain road course. Simon Pagenaud leads the Indycar points championship after finishing in 2nd place in both the 1st and 2nd races of this … Continue reading “Prix-Viewing” the Kohler Grand Prix at Road America

Ryan Fitzpatrick Holdout Continues

Photo Credit: http://www.usatoday.com The New York Jets and quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick have yet to come to a contract agreement which is bad news for Jets fans. Fitzpatrick has made it clear that he wants to play for the Jets this season and the Jets also want him. Fitzpatrick and wide receivers Brandon Marshall and Eric Decker developed a great relationship over the course of the … Continue reading Ryan Fitzpatrick Holdout Continues

NBA 2-Round Mock Draft 15.0

Photo Credit: 300lbsofsportsknowledge.com, credit to mynbadraft.com for the top team needs.   DRAFT DAY, Thursday, June 23rd, 2016 NBA MOCK DRAFT 15.0   Philadelphia 76ers: Team Needs: SG, SF, PG Pick:  Ben Simmons, SF/PF, Louisiana State Los Angeles Lakers: Team Needs: SF, C Pick:  Brandon Ingram, SF, Duke Boston Celtics (from Brooklyn Nets): Team Needs: C, PF, SG Pick:  Dragan Bender, PF, Bosnia Phoenix Suns: Team Needs: PF, SF, C Pick:  Marquese … Continue reading NBA 2-Round Mock Draft 15.0

June 23rd MLB Power Rankings & Trends

Photo Credit: wallpapercave.com, cbssports.com CLICK HERE FOR UPDATED MLB POWER RANKINGS & TRENDS  June 23rd, 2016- Records and trends are indicated next to each team. The trends reflect movement from the previous power rankings. There has been a lot of movement recently, as multiple teams are moving every day. Each of those teams that exchanges spots with others are playing at very similar levels to one another, so … Continue reading June 23rd MLB Power Rankings & Trends

NFL Statistic Leaders Predictions: Defense

Photo Credit : cbssports.com This article will show my rankings for players most likely to lead the league in defensive statistics.   Tackles: 5. LaVonte David 4. D’Qwell Jackson 3. Navorro Bowman  2. Von Miller  1. Khalil Mack   Interceptions: 5. Josh Norman 4. Tyrann Mathieu  3. Marcus Peters 2. Patrick Peterson 1. Chris Harris    Sacks: 5. Chandler Jones 4. Aaron Donald  3. Khalil … Continue reading NFL Statistic Leaders Predictions: Defense

Top 5 Fantasy QB-WR Combinations

Photo Credit: oak.247sports.com Football is right around the corner and when there is football, there is fantasy football. Every good fantasy football team needs a great starting QBs and WRs, like in the NFL. Here are my top 5 fantasy QB-WR combos to make your team successful. 5.) Ben Roethlisberger-Antonio Brown: If Roethlisberger can stay healthy and play all year long, he will be a great fantasy … Continue reading Top 5 Fantasy QB-WR Combinations

First Round NBA Mock Draft 2.0

Photo Credit: http://www.thebiglead.com 1. Philadelphia 76ers: PF Ben Simmons, Louisiana State 2. Los Angeles Lakers: SF Brandon Ingram, Duke 3. Boston Celtics: SG Buddy Hield, Oklahoma 4. Phoenix Suns: C Dragan Bender, Croatia 5. Minnesota Timberwolves: PG Kris Dunn, Providence 6. New Orleans Pelicans: SG Jamal Murray, Kentucky 7. Denver Nuggets: PF Marquese Chriss, Washington 8. Sacramento Kings: SF Jaylen Brown, California 9. Toronto Raptors: … Continue reading First Round NBA Mock Draft 2.0