Category: Sports

eagles

Soaring Eagles Right On Track For A Big NFC East Title

Last season, the Chip Kelly experiment in Philadelphia was a complete failure as the Eagles slipped down the pecking order in the NFC East. Despite showing glimpses of quality on the defensive side of the ball, Philly struggled to get much going offensively – and the likes of DeMarco Murray...

week 1

If I Were A Betting Man: NFL Week 1 2016

  The NFL is here and with that comes spreads, over/unders and totals. Indeed it is a billion dollar industry for Las Vegas. While I’d recommend sitting out Week 1, this is what I’d do if I were a betting man this Week 1 2016.   Tampa Bay at Atlanta...

Rio Olympics

5 Rotten Lows and 6 Jubilant Highs To Watch For In Rio

Tomorrow night begins the Olympics. And while seemingly all Olympic games pull tens of millions of viewers into the celebration of “other” sports (i.e. sports we only care about once every four years) amid a cloud of scandal, uncertainty and worries (Vancouver without snow; Sochi without snow and with inadequate facilities and...

hawks

Hawks Hope Howard Homecoming Will Be A Strong Catalyst

After yet another play-off defeat at the hands of the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Atlanta Hawks have certainly been actively addressing their roster in the hope of changing the fortunes of the team. It is apparent to many that this could well be the end of an era for the Hawks,...

miko grimes

Miko Grimes Decides On The Popular Bigot Route

Jenna Laine reported on Miko Grimes, the wife of former Miami Dolphins and current Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Brent Grimes, blasting Miami management using anti-Semitic language that she later tried to clarify. In a tweet referencing Dolphins owner Stephen Ross and executive vice president of football operations Mike Tannenbaum, Miko...

international players

International Players Dominate NBA Draft

Sixteen international players were among the first 30 picks in the 2016 NBA draft Thursday, which set a record for the most foreign-born prospects selected in the first round. The previous record was 12, which was set in 2013. Elias research reports that’s the lowest total of American-born, first-round picks in...