The Giants are Making History for All the Wrong Reasons

Photo Credit: SF Examiner The San Francisco Giants had an amazing first half of the season. Going into the All-Star game, the Giants had a 57-33 record, three games ahead of anyone else in the MLB. Giants’ pitchers Madison Bumgarner and Johnny Cueto were even in the race for the NL CY Young award. Since that week, the Giants have been a lackluster team (15-29 since … Continue reading The Giants are Making History for All the Wrong Reasons

Dixon Tops 2nd Watkins Glen Practice

Photo Credit: IndyCar Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon, who drives a Chevrolet-powered car, topped the speed charts in the second practice session for this weekend’s Verizon IndyCar Series race, the IndyCar Grand Prix at the Glen, around the 11-turn 3.40-mile natural terrain road course in Watkins Glen, New York with a fastest lap time of 82.8740 seconds. Helio Castroneves, Will Power, Tony Kanaan and Juan Pablo Montoya rounded out the top 5 … Continue reading Dixon Tops 2nd Watkins Glen Practice

“Prix-Viewing” the IndyCar Grand Prix at the Glen

Photo Credit: sports.usatoday.com The 15th race out of 16 scheduled races of the 2016 Verizon Indycar Series calendar brings us to Watkins Glen International in Watkins Glen, New York on Sunday, September 4th. The indycars will race 60 laps around the 11-turn 3.40-mile natural terrain road course. This weekend’s race at Watkins Glen was not initially scheduled for the Verizon IndyCar Series to start the season, but was added … Continue reading “Prix-Viewing” the IndyCar Grand Prix at the Glen

Dixon Tops 1st Watkins Glen Practice

Photo Credit: IndyCar Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon, who drives a Chevrolet-powered car, topped the speed charts in the first practice session for this weekend’s Verizon IndyCar Series race, the IndyCar Grand Prix at the Glen, around the 11-turn 3.40-mile natural terrain Watkins Glen International road course in Watkins Glen, New York with a fastest lap time of 83.8921 seconds. Sebastien Bourdais, Will Power, Tony Kanaan, … Continue reading Dixon Tops 1st Watkins Glen Practice

September 2nd MLB Power Rankings & Trends

Photo Credit: wallpapercave.com (featured image), cbssports.com (team logos) CLICK HERE FOR UPDATED MLB POWER RANKINGS & TRENDS! September 2nd, 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 September 2nd MLB Power Rankings & Trends

Transfer News: Weekly Recap

As you may have noticed, the title of the series has changed, and this will also be the last in the series until transfer talk starts back up again in March-April(ish). I have changed it to transfer news as no more transfer rumors will be taking place (obviously). West Ham Blocks Deadline Day Move? Slaven Bilic has reportedly blocked a late move for Obiang from … Continue reading Transfer News: Weekly Recap

What Happened to the Original NBA Teams

Photo Credit: Sports Encyclopedia The 1946-47 season was the first season of the Basketball Association of America, or BAA (which you know as the NBA now). Maurice Podoloff was the commissioner of the league, which was founded on June 6th of 1946. You may recognize his name because the Most Valuable Player trophy is named after him: the Maurice Podoloff trophy. Eleven teams played that season, with … Continue reading What Happened to the Original NBA Teams