Aldrich Officially Signs Contract with Timberwolves

Photo Credit: zimbio.com Center Cole Aldrich has officially signed a 3-year, $22 million contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Aldrich, 27, has been in the NBA for 6 seasons and has played for 5 different teams. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 60 games and averaged 13.3 minutes per game, 5.5 points per game, 4.8 rebounds per game, 0.8 assists per game, 1.1 blocks per game, and … Continue reading Aldrich Officially Signs Contract with Timberwolves

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Demontez Stitt Dies

Photo Credit: thebiglead.com Former Clemson Tigers standout point guard Demontez Stitt has passed away. He was found dead at his home early in the morning today, Wednesday, July 13th. Stitt played for the Clemson men’s basketball organization from the 2007-2008 season through the 2010-2011 season. Over his 4-year NCAA career, Stitt played in 126 games and averaged 10.8 points per game, 2.7 rebounds per game, 3.3 assists per game, 0.4 blocks per game, and … Continue reading Demontez Stitt Dies

Timberwolves, Hill Reach Contract Agreement

Photo Credit: Bleacher Report The Minnesota Timberwolves and center Jordan Hill have agreed to a 2-year, $8 million contract. Hill, 28, has been in the NBA for 7 seasons and has played for 4 different teams. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 73 games and averaged 20.7 minutes per game, 8.8 points per game, 6.2 rebounds per game, 1.2 assists per game, 0.5 blocks per … Continue reading Timberwolves, Hill Reach Contract Agreement

Bayless Officially Signs Contract with 76ers

Photo Credit: bleacherreport.com Point guard Jerryd Bayless has officially signed a 3-year, $27 million contract with the Philadelphia 76ers. Bayless, 27, has been in the NBA for 8 seasons and has played for 6 different teams. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 52 games and averaged 28.9 minutes per game, 10.4 points per game, 2.7 rebounds per game, 3.1 assists per game, 0.2 blocks … Continue reading Bayless Officially Signs Contract with 76ers

Rodriguez Officially Signs Contract with 76ers

Photo Credit: thesportsquotient.com Point guard Sergio Rodriguez has officially signed a 1-year, $8 million contract with the Philadelphia 76ers. Rodriguez, 30, has been in the NBA for 4 seasons for 4 different teams, but has not played in the NBA since the 2009-2010 season. That season, he played in 66 games and averaged 15.9 minutes per game, 6.6 points per game, 1.3 rebounds per game, 3.2 assists per game, 0.1 blocks per … Continue reading Rodriguez Officially Signs Contract with 76ers

Brady’s Deflategate Appeal Denied

Photo Credit : sportswire.usatoday The chances of quarterback Tom Brady starting all 16 games of the New England Patriots’ regular season are becoming more and more unlikely. The court has denied the petition of Brady’s appeal. “Every success for Tom Brady at this point is unlikely,” said the director of Tulane Sports Law Program, Gabe Feldman. So with Brady on the sidelines for the first 4 … Continue reading Brady’s Deflategate Appeal Denied

June 10th through July 10th; A 1-Month Timeline of Josef Newgarden’s Racing Life

Photo Credit: motorsport.com Friday, June 10th- 25-year old Josef Newgarden (below) qualifies 5th for the Firestone 600 at Texas Motor Speedway, coming off of a 4th place finish at Belle Isle, the previous Verizon IndyCar Series race, and a 3rd place finish at the Indianapolis 500, the previous Verizon IndyCar Series oval race. (Photo Credit: sportscoaster.com)   Saturday, June 11th- The Firestone 600 is under rain delay. The NBC Sports … Continue reading June 10th through July 10th; A 1-Month Timeline of Josef Newgarden’s Racing Life

Updated 2016-2017 NFL Playoff Predictions

Photo Credit: wltw.com Note: I have released multiple NFL playoff predictions, this one is just the latest. Bear in mind that these predictions are based on many factors, from skill of the team to team additions and losses to flat-out guessing, since, ultimately, there are always some surprises throughout each NFL season, so I have tried to predict accordingly.   AMERICAN FOOTBALL CONFERENCE  Cincinnati Bengals … Continue reading Updated 2016-2017 NFL Playoff Predictions

American League Wins All-Star Game, Earns World Series Homefield Advantage

Photo Credit: MLB The American League All-Star team has defeated the National League All-Star team in the 87th edition of the MLB All-Star game to claim homefield advantage for the American League team that will be represented in the 2016 World Series. The American League took the Midsummer Classic for the 4th consecutive season, this year by a score to 4-2, winning their 16th outright … Continue reading American League Wins All-Star Game, Earns World Series Homefield Advantage

Which Teams Rely on their Hard-Nosed Run Game?

Photo Credit: http://www.latimes.com In this day and age, the game of football has been almost all about the passing game, west coast, vertical concepts, etc. My point? From high school, to college, and to the NFL, a numerous amount of teams have been slowly but surely moving away from the heavy run game and have now been moving towards relying on throwing the football, even if … Continue reading Which Teams Rely on their Hard-Nosed Run Game?

Bulls, Canaan Reach Contract Agreement

Photo Credit: thesportsquotient.com The Chicago Bulls and point guard Isaiah Canaan have agreed to a 2-year, $2.2 million contract. Canaan, 25, has been in the NBA for 3 seasons and has played for 2 different teams. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 77 games and averaged 25.5 minutes per game, 11.0 points per game, 2.3 rebounds per game, 1.8 assists per game, 0.2 blocks per game, … Continue reading Bulls, Canaan Reach Contract Agreement

NBA Changes “Hack-a-Shaq” Rule

Photo Credit: fivethirtyeight.com The NBA has officially made changes to the “Hack-a-Shaq” rule which is used by teams to send poor free-throw shooters to the free throw line. The strategy, which has been around for decades, is most frequently used late in games by teams who are attempting to come back from deficits by getting the ball the maximum amount of times, allowing the least … Continue reading NBA Changes “Hack-a-Shaq” Rule

Five 2nd-Year NFL Players Poised to Have a Breakout Season

Photo Credit: sportsday.dallasnews.com 1. Dante Fowler Jr., Defensive End, Jacksonville Jaguars. Fowler tore his ACL on the first day of mini-camp last year, and was out for the entire 2015 season. Now that he’s healthy, I think he’ll put up great numbers. The Jaguars signed defensive tackle Malik Jackson, and drafted cornerback Jalen Ramsey and linebacker Myles Jack. These players along with Fowler will transform the Jaguars’ … Continue reading Five 2nd-Year NFL Players Poised to Have a Breakout Season

Best & Worst Case Record Scenarios for Every NFL Team in 2016

Photo Credit: USA Today We all know that at any season, any NFL team can win a lot more games than they’re expected to win. So, technically, the best case scenario for each NFL team is 16-0, since any team can beat any team on any given game day. One such example of that is the 7 win to 15 win jump the Carolina Panthers … Continue reading Best & Worst Case Record Scenarios for Every NFL Team in 2016

Howard Officially Signs Contract with Hawks

Photo Credit: nj.com Center Dwight Howard has officially signed a 3-year, $70.5 million contract with the Atlanta Hawks. Howard, 30, has been in the NBA for 12 seasons and has played for 3 different teams. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 71 games and averaged 32.1 minutes per game, 13.7 points per game, 11.8 rebounds per game, 1.4 assists per game, 1.6 blocks … Continue reading Howard Officially Signs Contract with Hawks