Everything to Know About California vs. Hawaii

Photo Credit- drbobsports.com Who– California Golden Bears vs. Hawaii Rainbow Warriors Where- California and Hawaii will play at ANZ Stadium in Sydney, Australia. It’s the first American football game in Sydney and the first in Australia since 1987. When- Friday, August 26th, 2016 at 10:00 pm E.T. TV Channel- ESPN will broadcast the game on Friday night. 2015 Hawaii- 3-10 record 2015 California- 8-5 record Prediction- California … Continue reading Everything to Know About California vs. Hawaii

Perfect Player Series: Making the Perfect Running Back

Photo Credit: mmqb.si.com (featured image), ESPN (team logos) Vision & Versatility-  Le’Veon Bell, Pittsburgh Steelers When you watch Le’Veon Bell get the handoff, he doesn’t shoot right up the middle straight away, he instead uses his patience to wait for the offensive line to create a gap and then uses his vision to find the gap and runs through it. Bell is also arguably the … Continue reading Perfect Player Series: Making the Perfect Running Back

Taysom Hill Named Starter Over Tanner Mangum

Photo Credit- no2minutewarning.com Earlier on Tuesday, Taysom Hill celebrated his 26th birthday with a starting role position announcement. All offseason, one of the main questions for BYU was to start either Hill or Tanner Mangum. Many people thought that BYU should move on past the Taysom era and Hill that Mangum is part of the future. Other fans knew hill would start because of his willingness to come back … Continue reading Taysom Hill Named Starter Over Tanner Mangum

Top 5 NBA Busts of All Time

Photo Credit- bigblueinsider.com (featured image), ESPN (team logos) 5-  Sam Bowie (Portland Trailblazers, #2 overall pick in 1984) Photo Credit- pdxboomblog.wordpress.com Most people consider Bowie to be the worst draft of all time, for Portland passed up Michael Jordan, John Stockton, and Charles Barkley. Sam averaged 10 points per game and two assists per game. 4-  Shawn Bradley (Philadelphia 76ers, #2 overall pick in 1993) Photo Credit- pdxboomblog.wordpress.com Bradley, the … Continue reading Top 5 NBA Busts of All Time

Browns Trade Barkevious Mingo to the Patriots

Photo Credit: Ohio.com The Cleveland Browns have traded linebacker Barkevious Mingo to the New England Patriots for a 2017 fifth round pick. The Patriots receive a linebacker who should be able to help this defensive core right away. Mingo, 25, was selected by the Browns with the 6th overall pick in the 2013 draft out of LSU. For being selected 6th overall, Mingo has not had a … Continue reading Browns Trade Barkevious Mingo to the Patriots

Perfect Player Series: Making the Perfect Wide Receiver

Photo Credit: http://www.huffingtonpost.com (featured image), ESPN (team logos) If you’ve already read the previous article of the Perfect Player Series (Making the Perfect Quarterback), then you should know how this works already. If you haven’t read it yet then check it out if you want the explanation of how its done. Anyways, lets dive into what I think the perfect wide receiver would look like. … Continue reading Perfect Player Series: Making the Perfect Wide Receiver

U.S. Women in the Olympics

Photo Credit: LA Times Once again, the United States dominated the Olympics. They lead in both golds and total medals, almost doubling the second highest country in both categories. Although big stories like Michael Phelps and the United States basketball team dominated media attention, the real reason for the United States dominance may lie in the country’s treatment of women. Women led the way in both gold … Continue reading U.S. Women in the Olympics

Terry Officially Signs Contract with Bucks

Photo Credit: insidehoops.com Shooting guard Jason Terry has officially signed a contract with the Milwaukee Bucks. Terry, 38, has been in the NBA for 17 seasons and has played for 5 different teams. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 72 games and averaged 17.5 minutes per game, 5.9 points per game, 1.1 rebounds per game, 1.4 assists per game, 0.1 blocks per game, and … Continue reading Terry Officially Signs Contract with Bucks

Timberwolves, Lucas Reach Training Camp Deal

Photo Credit: NBA The Minnesota Timberwolves and point guard John Lucas III have agreed to a training camp deal. Lucas, 33, has been in the NBA for 7 seasons and has played for 5 different teams. In his latest season, which was the 2014-2015 season, he played in 21 games and averaged 13.0 minutes per game, 4.7 points per game, 0.8 rebounds per game, 2.9 assists per game, 0.0 blocks per game, and … Continue reading Timberwolves, Lucas Reach Training Camp Deal

Timberwolves, Murry Reach Training Camp Deal

Photo Credit: NBA The Minnesota Timberwolves and small forward Toure’ Murry have agreed to a training camp deal. Murry, 26, has been in the NBA for 2 seasons and has played for 3 different teams. In his latest season, which was the 2014-2015 season, he played in 5 games and averaged 3.6 minutes per game, 1.2 points per game, 0.2 rebounds per game, 0.2 assists per game, 0.0 blocks per … Continue reading Timberwolves, Murry Reach Training Camp Deal

Bucks, Terry Reach Contract Agreement

Photo Credit: insidehoops.com The Milwaukee Bucks and shooting guard Jason Terry have agreed to a contract. Terry, 38, has been in the NBA for 17 seasons and has played for 5 different teams. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 72 games and averaged 17.5 minutes per game, 5.9 points per game, 1.1 rebounds per game, 1.4 assists per game, 0.1 blocks per game, … Continue reading Bucks, Terry Reach Contract Agreement

Nuggets, Wolters Reach Contract Agreement

Photo Credit: NBA The Denver Nuggets and point guard Nate Wolters have agreed to a contract. Wolters, 25, has been in the NBA for 2 seasons and has played for 2 different teams. In his latest season of play, which was the 2014-2015 season, he played in 21 games and averaged 11.8 minutes per game, 2.0 points per game, 1.6 rebounds per game, 1.0 assist per game, 0.1 blocks per game, … Continue reading Nuggets, Wolters Reach Contract Agreement

Gateway Motorsports Park Added to IndyCar’s 2017 Schedule

Photo Credit: arcamidwesttour.com Each of the 16 races on this season’s Verizon IndyCar Series schedule are all set to return to the series for the 2017 season. Now, the series has added a race to put the provisional total number of races in the 2017 campaign at 17. IndyCar has announced that the series will be returning to Gateway Motorsports Park for the first time since … Continue reading Gateway Motorsports Park Added to IndyCar’s 2017 Schedule

Running Order of the Firestone 600 when it was Suspended/Starting Grid for the Firestone 428

Photo Credit: IndyCar This will be the starting grid for this Saturday night’s remainder of the Firestone 600, which was initially scheduled for Saturday, June 11th before getting bumped back to Sunday, June 12th due to rain. On Sunday, the race was suspended to this Saturday, August 27th, with just 71 laps of the 248 scheduled laps completed. NOTE: Some drivers will start with more fuel than … Continue reading Running Order of the Firestone 600 when it was Suspended/Starting Grid for the Firestone 428

“Prix-Viewing” the Firestone 428

Photo Credit: theapexracing.co No, the official name of the IndyCar race this weekend is not the Firestone 428. The official name of the race is the Firestone 600. But 172 kilometers of the race were already raced back in early June. Why? Well, that’s kind of a long story. The 14th race out of 16 scheduled races of the 2016 Verizon Indycar Series calendar brings us back to … Continue reading “Prix-Viewing” the Firestone 428

Florida Panthers-Arizona Coyotes Trade

Photo Credit: thehockeynews.com The Florida Panthers have traded David Bolland and 2015 1st round pick Lawson Crouse to the Arizona Coyotes for a 2017 3rd round pick and a 2018 2nd round pick. Bolland, 30, was selected in the second round with the 32nd overall pick by the Chicago Blackhawks in 2004. In 433 NHL games, Bolland has scored 85 goals and has tallied 123 assists for … Continue reading Florida Panthers-Arizona Coyotes Trade

Ryan Lochte to Join “Dancing with the Stars”

Photo Credit: Ryan Lochte If you watched the 2012 or 2016 Summer Olympics, you probably heard Ryan Lochte’s name at some point, but in case you didn’t know, he is a 12-time Olympic swimming medalist who could possibly add a new trophy to his collection soon. It has been announced that he will compete on the 23rd season of the hit ABC show “Dancing with … Continue reading Ryan Lochte to Join “Dancing with the Stars”

Landry Jones’ Subpar Performance Puts Steelers in an Uncomfortable Position 

Photo Credit: Sports World Report The Steelers’ backup quarterback had an abysmal showing versus the Eagles during the second week of the preseason, throwing four interceptions in his only half of play. The Oklahoma alum earned a few starts in Ben Roethlisberger’s absence last season after official back up Bruce Gradkowski injured his hamstring and Mike Vick was benched do to poor play quality. Jones … Continue reading Landry Jones’ Subpar Performance Puts Steelers in an Uncomfortable Position 

Perfect Player Series: Making the Perfect Quarterback

Photo Credit: http://www.foxsports.com (featured image), ESPN (team logos) We all know of star quarterbacks such as Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers, but what if we combined the strengths of some of the today’s best quarterbacks to make the ultimate quarterback? Here is what I think a perfect quarterback would look like. Arm-  Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers Rodgers’ throw-on-the-run accuracy is unbelievable, not to mention  his … Continue reading Perfect Player Series: Making the Perfect Quarterback

August 25th MLB Power Rankings & Trends

Photo Credit: wallpapercave.com (featured image), cbssports.com (team logos) CLICK HERE FOR UPDATED MLB POWER RANKINGS & TRENDS! August 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 August 25th MLB Power Rankings & Trends

Why Rams’ Fans Should Not Sweat About Goff Sitting 

Photo Credit: USA Today The Rams made many splashes this offseason. Returning to LA was one thing, but they also traded up to the 1st pick of 2016 NFL Draft to take quarterback Jared Goff out of California. When you pick that high, you definitely want a player that can be the franchise, and they picked a new quarterback in a new city; a reason to follow the Rams … Continue reading Why Rams’ Fans Should Not Sweat About Goff Sitting 

Chargers Pull Back Bosa’s Offer

Photo Credit: ftw.usatoday.com The San Diego Chargers announced on August 24 that they are pulling their offer to Joey Bosa after he declined the team’s “best offer”. A Chargers statement says they presented the defensive end with an offer that included an initial signing bonus larger than any rookie in the past two NFL drafts, more money for 2016 than any other rookie in his class … Continue reading Chargers Pull Back Bosa’s Offer

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Still Not Race Ready

Photo Credit: USA Today After a concussion he suffered in June, Dale Earnhardt Jr. is still undergoing treatment. He will not be racing for another two weeks at least. Rick Hendrick, the team owner, says that Earnhardt wants to get back and is “following what the doctors are saying, to a letter, and doing exactly what he needs to do”, according to ESPN. Earnhardt’s biggest … Continue reading Dale Earnhardt Jr. Still Not Race Ready

Remembering Justin Wilson: One Year Later

Photo Credit: motorsportswelcome.wordpress.com Today, Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 marks the one-year anniversary of the tragic death of the late Verizon IndyCar Series driver Justin Wilson, who was just 37 years old at the time of his passing. His death was the first and only death since IndyCar switched to their new DW12 chassis back at the beginning of the 2012 season, and it was the … Continue reading Remembering Justin Wilson: One Year Later