Miami Heat Focus on Bosh

Photo Credit:cbssports.com Miami Heat have been watching Chris Bosh as he went through a physical examination and a number of tests this week. He he still has not been cleared to play professional basketball once again. Before he arrived in Miami last weekend, he believed that the Heat would clear him to play. Miami has become more receptive with the idea that Bosh would take blood thinners and play. … Continue reading Miami Heat Focus on Bosh

Oakland Raiders: Week 3

Photo Credit:Bleacherreport.com In the Oakland Raiders’ tough loss to the Atlanta Falcons, their offense seemed to shine, though they had a lack of defense. This offseason, the Raiders were able to acquire some big names and weaponsto improve the defense. When the Raiders played the New Orleans Saints, the defense didn’t have a good game, but didn’t have a terrible game. They did just enough … Continue reading Oakland Raiders: Week 3

Raiders Get Surprise Victory Over Saints: What We Learned

Photo Credit: Canalstreetchronicles.com The Oakland Raiders looked very positive with a couple of negatives when they played against the New Orleans Saints on Sunday. Here’s what we learned in the last second shocker Head coach Jack Del Rio is not afraid to put the game on the line or in the hands of his superstars. Late in the 4th quarter, Jack Del Rio opted to … Continue reading Raiders Get Surprise Victory Over Saints: What We Learned

Matt Shoemaker has Emergency Brain Surgery

Photo Credit: ESPN.com Los Angeles Angels pitcher Matt Shoemaker was recently hit in the right side of the head with a 105-miles per hour line drive off of the bat of Kyle Seager of the Seattle Mariners. Shoemaker underwent emergency surgery late Sunday night in Seattle to stop the bleeding in his brain. Angels’ general manager Billy Eppler said the surgery was successful and that … Continue reading Matt Shoemaker has Emergency Brain Surgery

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

The Raiders Have Looked Good in the Preseason

Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area The Oakland Raiders haven’t had a winning record in years. However, there is some hope that this season may be a big improvement and give those dedicated Raider fans something to look forward to. This last game against the Tennessee Titans, the Raiders didn’t have a good showing of their run game or their run defense. The Raiders showed a decent ability to … Continue reading The Raiders Have Looked Good in the Preseason

Dodgers Have No Luck Giving Away Puig

Photocredit: bleacherreport.com Nick Cafardo, of the Boston Globe, said “The Dodgers are trying to give away Puig, but no luck. Puig, with Triple-A Oklahoma City, is considered toxic at the moment, but it takes only one team to want him. He doesn’t have too many allies in the Dodgers organization, but as one team official said recently, ‘At some point, the talent, the maturity is … Continue reading Dodgers Have No Luck Giving Away Puig

Top 5 NBA Benches

Photo Credit: fansided.com 5. San Antonio Spurs: (Projected Bench- Patty Mills, Manu Ginobili, Kyle Anderson, Jonathon Simmons , Dewayne Dedmon Mills and Ginobili are two amazing players, but they are getting old so it is limiting their playing time. Anderson and Simmons should have their minutes increased. Dedmon was a great pick up in free agency, and David Lee was a big pick-up to. Gregg Popovich … Continue reading Top 5 NBA Benches

Raiders: What to Look for This Season

Photo Credit: Sportsmanias.com The Oakland Raiders played their first game on Friday, August 12th. They played the Arizona Cardinals to start off the preseason. The Raiders took their first win of the season. Sadly, Oakland hasn’t had a good team in a long time, however Raider fans may have something to look forward to. The Raiders beat the Cardinals by a score of 31-10. Now of … Continue reading Raiders: What to Look for This Season

NBA Rookie of the Year Predictions

Photo credit: Bleacherreport.com  Ben Simmons: Simmons is the clear front-runner for the award. Although the LSU graduate probably won’t be able to carry the 76ers to the playoffs this year, he appears to have an amazing future in the NBA.  Brandon Ingram: Drafted to the Lakers with the second overall pick in the draft, Ingram has the ability to keep up with veteran players and can maybe fill a little of … Continue reading NBA Rookie of the Year Predictions

Can Any Team Beat USA Basketball?

Photo Credit: Sports24hour.com Its pretty obvious that the USA Men’s Basketball team is very good this year. The superstar team played 5 exhibition games against Argentina (won 111-74), China (won 106-57 and 107-57), Venezuela (won 80-45), and Nigeria (won 110-66). USA went 5-0 in the exhibition games and their smallest margin of victory was 35 points against, which is a big difference in basketball. The USA team … Continue reading Can Any Team Beat USA Basketball?

Ben Simmons: A Franchise Player

Photo Credit: Sports Illustrated Ben Simmons was the overall first round pick of the 2016 NBA Draft. Everybody knew the Philadelphia 76ers wouldn’t pass up on a for-sure player like Simmons. Simmons is a born leader and can arguably compete with any superstars in the NBA today. During the 2016 Summer League Tournament, Simmons lit up the crowd with his sensational court vision and an … Continue reading Ben Simmons: A Franchise Player

Russell Westbrook’s Tough Decision

Photo Credit: theodysseyonline.com With Kevin Durant’s sudden departure from the Oklahoma City Thunder, he leaves the rest of the NBA to look towards Russell Westbrook to make a decision that may very well change the outcome of the 2016-17 season. Durant and Westbrook may have some bad blood after Durant moved to Oakland this offseason. According to Royce Young of ESPN, Westbrook was told by … Continue reading Russell Westbrook’s Tough Decision