Kings-76ers Game Postponed

Photo Credit: Philly Wednesday’s scheduled game between the Sacramento Kings (7-11) and the Philadelphia 76ers (4-14) at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, has been postponed to a later date that has yet to be determined due to condensation on the court floor. The game is the only game the two teams will play at the Wells Fargo Center this season, and is one … Continue reading Kings-76ers Game Postponed

Isaiah Austin Cleared to Return to Playing Basketball

Photo Credit: RantSports After being diagnosed with Marfan’s Syndrome, a rare connective tissue disorder as well as an abnormally large heart, at the 2014 NBA Draft combine, former Baylor Bears’ center Isaiah Austin’s basketball career appeared to be over after he was told to quit because of the diagnosis of the disorder. Now over two years removed from the diagnosis, Austin, 23, has been cleared by doctors … Continue reading Isaiah Austin Cleared to Return to Playing Basketball

Chapecoense Team Plane Crashes Over Colombia

Photo via: CNN.com Tragic news comes from the world of football (soccer) now as the Chapecoense team plane crashed late on Monday night, killing 77, with just 6 survivors, including 3 players, all of whom are in critical condition. This crash has devastated the clubs incredible run, a run made to be the ultimate Cinderella story with the team having been in Brazil’s bottom tier … Continue reading Chapecoense Team Plane Crashes Over Colombia

Should Justin Tucker Be in the NFL MVP Award Discussion?

Photo Credit: Baltimore Sun It goes without saying that an NFL kicker has never won the league’s MVP award. A kicker has never been deserving of holding the title of the league’s Most Valuable Player, and that makes sense seeing as how kickers are hardly ever on the field and really only have one or two jobs when they are. However, this year things could be … Continue reading Should Justin Tucker Be in the NFL MVP Award Discussion?

NFL RPI Rankings & Trends through Week 12 (Standings Method)

Photo Credit: sports-logos-screensavers.com (featured image), ESPN (team logos) This list includes each team’s record as well as their Rating Percentage Index (RPI) using the standings method and movement from last week’s rankings.  RPI using the standings method is calculated by taking 25% of each team’s winning percentage, 50% of the winning percentage of the opponents of each team, and 25% of the winning percentage of the … Continue reading NFL RPI Rankings & Trends through Week 12 (Standings Method)