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  • Jose Canseco Hospitalized After Accidently Shooting Himself

    Former baseball all-star and the epitome of the “juiced up” baseball player Jose Canseco shot himself in the hand by accident around 7PM on October 28th in his Las Vegas home. Canseco was apparently “cleaning his gun” at the kitchen table. His wife, who was carving pumpkins at the time, heard a...

  • Remembering Oscar Taveras

    The baseball world is devastated and saddened by the death of Cardinals rookie outfielder Oscar Taveras. Taveras was involved in an auto accident on Saturday, which also included the death of his girlfriend, in his home town of Sosua, near Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic. Ranked the 3rd best prospect by MLB.com...

  • World Series Preview

    It’s a baseball fans favorite month. It’s October. Whether it’s “Okctober” or “Orange October,” there’s a pretty good matchup set for the 2014 Fall Classic. For the first time since 1985, the Kansas City Royals have reached the highest stage in baseball. And for the...

  • New York Rangers 2014-2015 Season Preview

    With the New York Rangers starting their quest back to the Stanley Cup Finals tonight, lets take a look back into last season and their off-season and see what improvements they’ve made to make it back to the promise land of Hockey again this season. Last season, the Rangers started their season celebrating the...

  • NHL

    Rangers Will Trade Ryan Callahan

    According to a source close with the New York Rangers, Ryan Callahan will be traded by next week’s trade deadline. There’s no new update on where Callahan will be traded to, however the Rangers are going to deal their captain before next week’s deadline. The NHL trade deadline is next Wednesday,...

  • NHL

    Rangers and Lighting Close On Deal

    According to a source close to New York Rangers organization, the Rangers are very close to trading Ryan Callahan to the Tampa Bay Lightning for Martin St. Louis and a conditional pick. Nothing is official yet however, our source tells us that the deal could be done by as early as Monday. Related posts: Rangers...

  • Ajax, PSV highlight Netherlands football

    AMSTERDAM — Well, that was an interesting five days. Amsterdam is an amazing place. Culture, craziness and football. For what more could a person ask? AFC Ajax and PSV Eindhoven, the top two clubs in the Eredivisie this season, met last Sunday in an early season clash at the Amsterdam Arena for bragging rights and...

  • The best guesses for the upcoming Barclays Premier League season

    The FA Community Shield, which matches the Premier League winner Manchester City against the FA Cup winner Arsenal, is Sunday at Wembley, and that means one thing: Football is back! The Barclays Premier League will open up the season Saturday, with Manchester United hosting Swansea City in the early match, before the...

  • U.S. must follow Germany’s lead

    The Germans have showed us the way. Whether or not it can, or will, be duplicated, that is another story, A wonder goal, from wunderkind Mario Gotze, gave Germany a 1-0 win in the World Cup Final Sunday, and a fourth star on its jersey. Adidas may want to keep the run on the new […]

Commentary

Week 9 Matchups and Wagers

So Week 8 was fun. The Eagles blew their game by sandwiching 3 weeks of bad plays, penalties, and poor decisions into a 3-hour timeframe. The Seahawks gave me the hook. The Saints woke up four days after I wrote them off for the season. Detroit slept walked through most of their contest with Atlanta, […]