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Ilya Kovalchuk Mulling Possible NHL Return in 2016

Ilya Kovalchuk Mulling Possible NHL Return in 2016

Well, this is interesting. According to Justin Cuthbert over at The Score, reports have surfaced out of Finland that former Devil and Atlanta Thrasher Ilya Kovalchuk may want to return to the National Hockey League. Rather, it may be more like crawling back after he unceremoniously jumped ship for the KHL following the 2013 lockout [...]

March 23, 2015 Mike Frazier Headlines, NHL 0

Mo’Ne Davis Asks For Joey Casselberry’s Reinstatement

Mo’Ne Davis Asks For Joey Casselberry’s Reinstatement

We’ve seen childhood athletic phenoms before, but Mo’Ne Davis’ celebrity seems a bit different. So much so that it was reported last week that Disney plans on making a movie that will be closely tied to her story. When this news broke, most people thought it was a great story. But Joey Casselberry, a baseball [...]

March 23, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, MLB 0

NFL Considering Having 2017 Pro Bowl in Brazil

NFL Considering Having 2017 Pro Bowl in Brazil

Give the NFL credit. They keep trying new and inventive things in attempt to make the Pro Bowl more interesting to fans. The reality is that football doesn’t lend itself to an all-star game, so there’s an imaginary cap on how interesting the game will ever be. Regardless, they’re still trying. In fact, they may [...]

March 23, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Stephon Marbury, Beijing Ducks Win Second Straight Chinese Basketball Association Title

Stephon Marbury, Beijing Ducks Win Second Straight Chinese Basketball Association Title

Professional basketball careers in the United States cannot last forever. Stephon Marbury, a two-time All-Star during his 13 seasons of NBA service, moved on from the league in 2009. The point guard left a lasting impression, however, twice earning third-team All-NBA honors while racking up 19.3 points and 7.6 assists per game throughout 846 appearances. [...]

March 23, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Willie Monroe Jr. Will Look to Shock the World Against GGG

Willie Monroe Jr. Will Look to Shock the World Against GGG

Last week the announcement came out that undefeated WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (31-0, 28 KOs) will make his next defense against Willie “The Mongoose” Monroe (19-1, 6 KOs) at the legendary Forum in Inglewood, California, on May 16. Golovkin is riding a 19-fight knockout streak and is among the sport’s hottest fighters. It’s turning [...]

March 23, 2015 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Kentucky Rolls To Sweet 16, First Ever Team To Start Season 36-0

Kentucky Rolls To Sweet 16, First Ever Team To Start Season 36-0

Prior to the start of the 2014-2015 college hoops season, we all knew that the University of Kentucky Wildcats potentially had something very special brewing on campus in Lexington. For the first time in a number of years, Coach Cal and the UK program actually had some upperclassmen to lean on, in the form of [...]

March 22, 2015 Allen Moll CBB, Headlines 0

Steve Nash Announces His Retirement

Steve Nash Announces His Retirement

After 19 NBA season’s Steve Nash has finally decided to call it quits. Plagued with injuries the past few seasons, the 2-time MVP’s career didn’t end the way anyone wanted, but in his prime, he was the catalyst of the most efficient offenses in recent memory. He’ll be a Hall of Famer some day, and [...]

March 21, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Battle of Kansas: Wichita St Finally Gets To Play KU In Round of 32

Battle of Kansas: Wichita St Finally Gets To Play KU In Round of 32

The storied history of college basketball in the state of Kansas is legendary, going back to the inventor of the game, Dr. James Naismith, to storied head coach Phog Allen, and arguably the biggest recruit in hoops history period, Wilt Chamberlain. But what all of those things have in common is one thing….the University of [...]

March 21, 2015 Allen Moll CBB, Headlines 0

Adrian Peterson Declines Meeting With Vikings

Adrian Peterson Declines Meeting With Vikings

Due to last season’s personal matters, Adrian Peterson’s future with the Vikings seems murky. One day, they sound like they’re on the same page and other days they seem completely add odds. And given the fact that Peterson is about to turn 30, he probably doesn’t have much time left at the running back position. [...]

March 20, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Kevin Durant Still Experiencing Soreness in Foot

Kevin Durant Still Experiencing Soreness in Foot

With Serge Ibaka out, the Thunder can use all the help they can get. Having KD back on the court would certainly give them the help they need to make the playoffs. But it appears that Durant has suffered a setback with his foot injury. He was supposed to return to action this week or [...]

March 20, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0