“Prix-Viewing” the Iowa Corn Indy 300

Photo Credit: FOX Sports The 10th race out of 16 scheduled races of the 2016 Verizon Indycar Series campaign takes us to Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa on Sunday, July 10th. The indycars will race 300 laps around the 4-turn 0.875-mile D-shaped oval. Simon Pagenaud leads the Indycar points championship after finishing in 2nd place in both the 1st and 2nd races of this season in St. Petersburg and Phoenix as … Continue reading “Prix-Viewing” the Iowa Corn Indy 300

2016 NBA Draft: Player Additions & Rights Owned

Photo Credit: sportsday.dallasnews.com This list shows the teams who own the rights to each of the 60 drafted players, which may not necessarily be the teams who picked each of the players in the draft.   NOTE: This list includes only the 60 players that were drafted in the 2016 NBA Draft on Thursday, June 23rd, 2016.    Atlanta Hawks Taurean Waller-Prince, SF, Baylor (12th overall pick … Continue reading 2016 NBA Draft: Player Additions & Rights Owned

Who was the Best Overall NBA Player in the 2015-2016 Season?

Photo Credit: sneakerbardetroit.com NOTE: This article will be heavily math-based. Pretty much anywhere you go that is associated with NBA, whether that be in your everyday discussion or on your social media feeds, people argue about things. One of the biggest and most heated topics that is discussed, not only this year but in past years, is the question of who the best overall NBA player … Continue reading Who was the Best Overall NBA Player in the 2015-2016 Season?

Kris Dunn vs. Jamal Murray vs. Buddy Hield

Photo Credit: Locker Dome I recently did an article comparing the top 2 prospects in this year’s NBA Draft, Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram. You can see that article right here: Ben Simmons vs. Brandon Ingram This article will compare arguably the top 3 guards in this year’s draft, Providence’s Kris Dunn, Kentucky’s Jamal Murray, and Oklahoma’s Buddy Hield.   Position: Kris Dunn: Point Guard Jamal Murray: Point … Continue reading Kris Dunn vs. Jamal Murray vs. Buddy Hield

NBA Mock Draft 13.0

Photo Credit: nypost.com Credit to mynbadraft.com for the top team needs. Philadelphia 76ers: Team Needs: SG, SF, PG Pick: Ben Simmons, SF/PF, Louisiana State Los Angeles Lakers: Team Needs: SF, C Pick: Brandon Ingram, SF, Duke Boston Celtics (from Brooklyn Nets): Team Needs: C, PF, SG Pick: Dragan Bender, PF, Croatia Phoenix Suns: Team Needs: PF, SF, C Pick: Jaylen Brown, SG/SF, California Minnesota Timberwolves: Team Needs: PF, … Continue reading NBA Mock Draft 13.0

MLB Power Rankings

Photo Credit: wallpapercave.com Chicago Cubs Boston Red Sox San Francisco Giants Washington Nationals Pittsburgh Pirates New York Mets Seattle Mariners Baltimore Orioles Texas Rangers Cleveland Indians Kansas City Royals Los Angeles Dodgers St. Louis Cardinals Chicago White Sox Miami Marlins New York Yankees Toronto Blue Jays Philadelphia Phillies Detroit Tigers Tampa Bay Rays Colorado Rockies Arizona Diamondbacks Los Angeles Angels Houston Astros Oakland Athletics Milwaukee … Continue reading MLB Power Rankings

Ben Simmons vs. Brandon Ingram

Photo Credit: espn.com Most likely, either Louisiana State small forward/power forward Ben Simmons or Duke small forward Brandon Ingram will be taken with the number 1 overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft. Although many people think that whoever ends up with the number 1 pick will pick Simmons, nothing is for sure, so I will be comparing the 2 star players and determining who would be … Continue reading Ben Simmons vs. Brandon Ingram

Q&A with Sebastian Saavedra

Photo Credit: indycaraldia.blogspot.com We recently had the pleasure of doing a question and answer session with 4-time Indy Lights race winner, 16-time Indy Lights podium finisher, and the Inaugural (2014) Grand Prix of Indianapolis polesitter Sebastian Saavedra. The replies given by Sebastian Saavedra were recorded in an audio file, and I have typed them up below. Thank you Sebastian for taking the time to answer … Continue reading Q&A with Sebastian Saavedra

Q&A with JR Hildebrand

Photo Credit: norcalcarculture.com We recently had the pleasure of asking 2011 Indianapolis 500 rookie of the year and race runner-up JR Hildebrand a few questions about the Verizon IndyCar Series and the Indianapolis 500 and would like to thank him for the time he took to answer these questions. Here are the questions and answers: Q&A Question 1 On game days, NFL players get hit time … Continue reading Q&A with JR Hildebrand

James Hinchcliffe: The Story of an Amazing Recovery

Photo Credit: upi.com The month is May. The day is Monday. Monday, May 18th, 2015. It is Indy 500 week at the Brickyard. Practice takes place as usual. The 33 cars that have qualified a day earlier for the 99th running of “the greatest spectacle in racing” have the track open to themselves to run as many laps and practice as many setups as they … Continue reading James Hinchcliffe: The Story of an Amazing Recovery