Kris Bryant Makes History in Win Against Reds

Photo Credit: CBS Sports The Chicago Cubs entered this week looking very un-Cub like. After being swept by the hated St. Louis Cardinals, the Northsiders came up short in the following series against the Marlins. They had lost 6 of their last 7 games, and as the woes continued, many of the die-hard fans began to worry; talks of billy goats and Bartman filled the calls on local radio … Continue reading Kris Bryant Makes History in Win Against Reds

Buddy Ryan Dies

Photo Credit: chicago.sbnation.com James David “Buddy” Ryan, the outspoken 26-year NFL coach who was the defensive guru in charge of the 1985 Chicago Bears’ defense, which, to this day, is still one of the most respected and one of the if not the greatest defense of all time, has passed away. He is most known for being the coordinator of that 1985 Chicago Bears’ defense, and it … Continue reading Buddy Ryan Dies

Pat Summitt Dies

Photo Credit: careercoachjen.com The legendary and perhaps most iconic NCAA women’s basketball coach in history, Pat Summitt, has passed away. Summitt, who coached the Tennessee Lady Vols from 1974 through 2012, was the winningest coach in NCAA Division I women’s basketball history with a record of 1,098-248. She led her teams to 8 NCAA Division I women’s basketball championships, 16 SEC championships, and 16 SEC tournament championships. … Continue reading Pat Summitt Dies

NBA Draft Grades (Picks 16-30)

Photo Credit: anchorofgold.com Example: Pick Number. Team. Position Player Name, School/Country. Grade. Description. 16. Boston Celtics: PF Guerschon Yabusele, France. C. In my opinion, Yabusele was one of the better international prospects in the draft, but the Celtics may have been able to take him with one of their later picks. 17. Memphis Grizzlies: SG Wade Baldwin IV, Vanderbilt. B. Baldwin was maybe the best player … Continue reading NBA Draft Grades (Picks 16-30)

NBA Draft Grades (Picks 1-15)

Photo Credit: http://www.thebiglead.com Example: Pick Number. Team. Position Player Name, School/Country. Grade. Description. 1. Philadelphia 76ers: PF Ben Simmons, LSU. A+. Simmons is definitely the best prospect this year and has the most potential to be a future All Star in the NBA. 2. Los Angeles Lakers: SF Brandon Ingram, Duke. A. Ingram is a great shooter and will be a great player, but he … Continue reading NBA Draft Grades (Picks 1-15)

Predicting the Top Breakout Players for 2016 (Part 1)

Photo Credit: http://www.seahawks.com We all know who the superstars of the NFL are, but it’s also great that we recognize players who we think are underrated or could be potential breakout players. These players here are who I think will have a breakout season in 2016: Tyler Lockett, WR, Seattle Seahawks: A young wide receiver for the Seattle Seahawks who was a promising rookie in … Continue reading Predicting the Top Breakout Players for 2016 (Part 1)

June 28th MLB Power Rankings & Trends

Photo Credit: wallpapercave.com (featured image), cbssports.com (team logos) CLICK HERE FOR UPDATED MLB POWER RANKINGS & TRENDS June 28th, 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 … Continue reading June 28th MLB Power Rankings & Trends