NFL Reinstates and Suspends Josh Gordon

Photo Credit: clevelandbrowns.com The NFL has reinstated Cleveland Browns’ wide receiver Josh Gordon after he was suspended for the majority of the 2014 season and the entire 2015 season for violating the league’s substance abuse policy. He will begin the 2016 season suspended for the 1st 4 games. Gordon, 25, has played in the NFL for 3 seasons, all with the Browns. He is coming … Continue reading NFL Reinstates and Suspends Josh Gordon

Trailblazers, McCollum Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Photo Credit: blazersedge.com The Portland Trailblazers and shooting guard CJ McCollum have agreed to a 4-year, $106 million contract extension. McCollum, 24, has been in the NBA for 3 seasons, all with the Trailblazers. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 80 games and averaged 34.8 minutes per game, 20.8 points per game, 3.2 rebounds per game, 4.3 assists per game, 0.3 blocks per … Continue reading Trailblazers, McCollum Reach Contract Extension Agreement

Peyton Manning Cleared of HGH Allegations

Photo Credit: USA Today Former Indianapolis Colts’ and Denver Broncos’ future Hall of Fame quarterback Peyton Manning, who just recently retired from the NFL, has been cleared by the NFL from allegations that he used HGH and other performance-enhancing drugs to speed up his recovery from his neck surgery in 2011. Manning, 40, played in the NFL for 17 seasons for those 2 different teams. He … Continue reading Peyton Manning Cleared of HGH Allegations

Greg Jennings Announces his Retirement from the NFL

Photo Credit: wiscominnysports.wordpress.com Former Green Bay Packers’, Minnesota Vikings’, and Miami Dolphins’ wide receiver Greg Jennings has announced his retirement from the NFL. Jennings, 32, played in the NFL for 10 seasons for those 3 different teams. He is coming off of a season in 2015 in which he played in 16 games and caught 19 passes for 208 yards and 1 touchdown. Over his 10-year … Continue reading Greg Jennings Announces his Retirement from the NFL

Sunday Night Baseball: Dodgers @ Cardinals

Photo Credit: winnersandwhiners.com Sunday Night Baseball was in St. Louis last night for the game between the St. Louis Cardinals and Los Angeles Dodgers. A few nights before the game, the Cardinals found themselves in an extra innings slugfest with the Dodgers that ended in 16 innings. The bullpen was spent and starting pitchers began to come into the game as long relievers, messing with the … Continue reading Sunday Night Baseball: Dodgers @ Cardinals

DeMarco Murray to Get the Majority of the Carries for Tennessee

Photo Credit: http://www.titansonline.com Former Dallas Cowboys’ and Philadelphia Eagles’ running back DeMarco Murray will reportedly get the majority of the carries for the Tennessee Titans in the 2016 season. According to the Titans’ team website, the former 2014 Offensive Player of the Year award winner will be the biggest name under the spotlight this upcoming season and heading into training camp. Tennessee also drafted the 2015 … Continue reading DeMarco Murray to Get the Majority of the Carries for Tennessee

Cubs Acquire Aroldis Chapman from Yankees in Trade

Photo Credit: Forbes The Chicago Cubs have acquired closer Aroldis Chapman from the New York Yankees for top shortstop prospect Gleyber Torres, pitcher Adam Warren, minor league outfielder Billy McKinney and an unidentified fourth player. Chapman, 28, has a 3-0 record with 20 saves in 21 save opportunities this season with the Yankees. He has a 2.01 ERA and a 0.89 WHIP with 44 strikeouts. Over his entire 7-year MLB career, which he … Continue reading Cubs Acquire Aroldis Chapman from Yankees in Trade

Darnell Dockett Announces his Retirement from the NFL

Photo Credit: Bleacher Report Arizona Cardinals’ defensive tackle Darnell Dockett has announced his retirement from the NFL. Dockett, 35, played in the NFL for 10 seasons, all with the Cardinals. He has not played a snap since the 2013 season due to injuries that kept him sidelined in the 2014 and 2015 seasons. During the season, he played in 16 games and recorded 46 tackles, 4.5 sacks, and 10 stuffs. … Continue reading Darnell Dockett Announces his Retirement from the NFL

July 25th MLB Power Rankings & Trends

Photo Credit: wallpapercave.com (featured image), cbssports.com (team logos) CLICK HERE FOR UPDATED MLB POWER RANKINGS & TRENDS July 25th, 2016– Records and trends are indicated next to each team. The trends reflect movement from the previous power rankings. These power rankings are based on streaks, record over the past 10 games, overall record, and overall run differential. The combination of that is what allows there to be … Continue reading July 25th MLB Power Rankings & Trends

Seahawks and GM John Schneider Agree to Contract Extension

Photo Credit: nfldraftgeek.com General manager John Schneider and the Seattle Seahawks have officially made a deal on a new contract extension. According to ESPN’s John Clayton, sources say that Schneider is now among the highest paid GMs in all of the NFL. Schneider’s new contract is expected to earn him about $3.75 million per year through the 2021 season. Before the deal was made, Schneider’s old contract … Continue reading Seahawks and GM John Schneider Agree to Contract Extension

Mike Piazza Inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame

Photo Credit: nypost.com MLB legend Mike Piazza, who played in the MLB for 16 seasons for 5 different teams, has been officially inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. He will enter the Baseball Hall of Fame as a New York Met. Piazza, 47, was voted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in January, receiving 83% of the vote. He was a 12-time All-Star, a 10-time  Silver Slugger award … Continue reading Mike Piazza Inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame

Houston Astros Call Up Alex Bregman

Photo Credit: inningseaters.sportsblog.com The Houston Astros have called up shortstop Alex Bregman and have designated third baseman Danny Worth for assignment to make room for Bregman. Bregman, 22, hit 14 home runs and had 46 runs batted in in AA baseball this season. He also played in 18 games in AAA baseball and hit 6 home runs and had 15 runs batted in. Bregman will play some 1st base and some … Continue reading Houston Astros Call Up Alex Bregman