Raptors Tie Series at 2 with Win Over Cavaliers

Photo Credit: thestar.com The Toronto Raptors were not favorites going into the Eastern Conference Finals. The first two games of the series showed why people thought the Cleveland Cavaliers would win the series, as two straight losses was not a good sign for the Toronto Raptors. The Raptors came back and won game 3 behind Bismack Biyombo’s 26 rebounds. Yes you heard correctly, 26 rebounds. … Continue reading Raptors Tie Series at 2 with Win Over Cavaliers

Cavaliers Take 2-0 Series Lead

Photo Credit: bleacherreport.com The Cleveland Cavaliers “Big 3” of point guard Kyrie Irving, power forward Kevin Love, and small forward LeBron James have been meshing together well lately. It has been a great sight for all of the supporters of the Cavs, as after the waiting for the “Big 3” to do something special, something special is finally happening. Another easy win tonight over the Toronto … Continue reading Cavaliers Take 2-0 Series Lead

Raptors Demolish Heat 116-89; Reach ECF

Photo Credit: winnersandwhiners.com With the series surprisingly tied 3-3 going into game 7, the Heat were underdogs for most of the series and this games showed us why. The Raptors, who were favorites, had been letting Heat shooting guard Dwayne Wade do pretty much whatever he wanted throughout the series, and people were calling his level of play right now his “father prime.” That didn’t … Continue reading Raptors Demolish Heat 116-89; Reach ECF

Lillard Drops 40 Points in Win

Photo Credit: bleacherreport.com What a game. Going into the game, the Trailblazers were down 2-0 in the series even without Stephen Curry playing in those two games for the Golden State Warriors. Hoping to win, Damian Lillard was insane, scoring 40 points and dishing out 10 assists, leading his team to victory, 120-108. Once Damian Lillard caught fire, he did not stop, and had an insane game for … Continue reading Lillard Drops 40 Points in Win

Pavelski Nets 2 As Sharks Take 3-2 Series Lead

Photo Credit: cbssports.com After a tough 4-3 loss to the Nashville Predators, the San Jose Sharks were going into game 5 looking to win and bring to series to a 3-2 lead. They came out firing. With Joe Pavelski leading the Sharks, they dominated the Predators 5-1. Joe Pavelski netted two goals, as he seemed to be in a mentality where losing wasn’t an option. Going into game … Continue reading Pavelski Nets 2 As Sharks Take 3-2 Series Lead

Kelly Olynyk to Undergo Surgery?

Photo Credit: USA Today To start off the postseason, Kelly Olynyk didn’t have the best of luck. He reaggravated his right shoulder in game 1 versus the Atlanta Hawks. Danny Ainge, the Boston Celtics president of operations said this on the topic: “Kelly is deciding what to do with our medical staff and with the opinions he has received.” With Olynyk having right shoulder issues lingering in the … Continue reading Kelly Olynyk to Undergo Surgery?

Lillard and McCollum Go Off in Win

  Photo Credit: USA Today   Being down 2-0 in a playoff series isn’t the best situation for any team. Unfortunate, for the Trailblazers at least, that’s the situation they put themselves in. Coming into the playoffs, point guard Damian Lillard had been lighting up the league after being snubbed from the All Star game. Also, CJ McCollum was a clear front-runner for the Most … Continue reading Lillard and McCollum Go Off in Win

Jake Arrieta Throws a No Hitter

Photo Credit: Chicago Cubs Logos Jake Arrieta of the Chicago Cubs has thrown a no-hitter against the Cincinnati Reds. This is the second of his career, first of the season. He allowed no hits, 4 walks, and 6 strikeouts. He relied on his fielders most of the night, and they delivered. The young pitcher has been amazing his first two seasons with the Cubs. In … Continue reading Jake Arrieta Throws a No Hitter

Chiefs Lose Appeal in Maclin Tampering Case

Photo Credit: kcchiefs.homestead.com Jeremy Maclin, after having been signed in the 2014-2015 season, was still under contract with the Eagles. In the NFL rulebook, a player can not sign with another team while still under contract with another team. The Chiefs were fined $250,000 dollars originally, and Andy Reid was fined $75,000 dollars originally for this offense. The Chiefs lost the their 3rd round choice this year and … Continue reading Chiefs Lose Appeal in Maclin Tampering Case

Repeat Chances

Photo Credit: Atmen Gallery 73-9. A historical record for a historic team. The Golden State Warriors finished 73-9 in the regular season to beat the 95-96 Bulls. Now, it’s the postseason. Where legendary players and legendary moments are made. With Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, and Draymond Green leading the Warriors title defense, here is my opinion on the Warriors chances. To start off, Andrew Bogut and Green can … Continue reading Repeat Chances

UConn Gets the Triple

Photo Credit: NCAA UConn has been a dominant force in women’s college basketball for a long time. These past four years, they won four championships, which is an all-time record. Breanna Stewart, a well-known player from UConn who is a John Wooden award winner as well as a four-time champion, went number one overall to the Seattle Storm in the WNBA draft. The following two … Continue reading UConn Gets the Triple

Oklahoma Destroyed by Villanova

Photo Credit: syracuse.com An upset? To some yes, to some no. In any case, this was embarrassing for Oklahoma. Villanova puts up 95 to beat them in a blow out game. The final score being 95-51, it was a horrific performance from Oklahoma, especially Buddy Hield. He would go on long streaks without a make and Villanova capitalized during those times. Also, Villanova played outstanding defense … Continue reading Oklahoma Destroyed by Villanova

No. 2 Seed Villanova Tops No. 1 Seed Kansas

Photo Credit: kansascity.com This is truly March Madness. It was a thrilling game between No. 2 seed Villanova and No. 1 seed Kansas that got closer and closer towards the end, but Villanova ended up taking the win. Kansas was down for most of the game, and at the end couldn’t steal the win away. The end of the game was a thriller, as guard … Continue reading No. 2 Seed Villanova Tops No. 1 Seed Kansas

History at UConn?

Photo Credit: sikids.com With a recent 101-49 win for No. 1 seed Connecticut over No. 16 seed Robert Morris in the first round of the women’s NCAA March Madness tournament, many have been talking about UConn’s quest for history. In the past three years, UConn has won the big dance three times in those three years, making it a 3-peat. This year, the UConn women’s basketball team is … Continue reading History at UConn?