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Terence Crawford vs. Jeff Horn

Terence Crawford vs. Jeff Horn

Terence Crawford is widely regarded as a top pound-for-pound star. Almost anybody with a worthwhile opinion places him somewhere in the top five; top three is more common. He is equally skilled from both a southpaw and orthodox stance. He is dangerous from long, middle and close range. He is a cool tactician with the [...]

June 8, 2018 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Meet Your 2018 Stanley Cup Champions

Meet Your 2018 Stanley Cup Champions

Alexander Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals finally won the Cup. The Washington Capitals overcame a one-goal, third-period deficit to capture their first Stanley Cup in franchise history with a 4-3 win over the Vegas Golden Knights. Alex Ovechkin, in a moment of pure joy and extasy, put both hands to his head and screamed while [...]

June 8, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Capitals Now One Win Away from the Stanley Cup

Capitals Now One Win Away from the Stanley Cup

The Washington Capitals are on the verge of winning their first ever Stanley Cup. They are now just one win away from their first ever championship in their 43 year history. The Capitals took a series 3-1 lead after winning 6-2 against the Vegas nights in game 4 of the cup finals. T.J. Oshie, Tom [...]

June 5, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Horn vs. Pacquiao Revisited

Horn vs. Pacquiao Revisited

Sunday afternoon, in anticipation of next weekend’s big clash between Jeff Horn and Terence Crawford, I rewatched Horn’s breakout victory over Manny Pacquiao from last July. The win lifted Horn from relative obscurity and made him a player in one of the biggest bouts of 2018. Right off I should make it clear: I think [...]

June 5, 2018 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Bud Cauley’s Return is Unknown After Car Accident

Bud Cauley’s Return is Unknown After Car Accident

Less than three days after “the scariest night” of his life, Bud Cauley says he’s “thankful to be alive.” Former Alabama golf star and current PGA Tour golfer Bud Cauley was hospitalized with multiple injuries following a single-car accident in which he was the passenger. Cauley suffered five broken ribs, a collapsed lung and a [...]

June 4, 2018 admin Golf, Headlines 0

Chris Paul Reportedly Already Recruiting LeBron James to Rockets

Chris Paul Reportedly Already Recruiting LeBron James to Rockets

Well, that didn’t take a long. The Houston Rockets aren’t yet a full five days into their offseason, and Chris Paul is already thinking about next year. More specifically, he’s already thinking about playing with LeBron James. And his recruitment process is officially underway, according to The New York Times‘ Marc Stein: Don’t get me [...]

June 1, 2018 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Serena, Venus Win Opening Doubles Match at Roland Garros

Serena, Venus Win Opening Doubles Match at Roland Garros

Serena and Venus Williams have won their first Grand Slam doubles match in nearly two years. The sisters moved into the second round of the French Open by defeating the 14th-seeded Japanese pairing of Shuko Aoyama and Miyu Kato. The Williams sisters have not played doubles together since winning at Wimbledon two years ago and [...]

May 30, 2018 admin Headlines, Tennis 0

Golden Knights Beat Capitals in Wild Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals

Golden Knights Beat Capitals in Wild Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals

The Vegas Golden Knights won Game 1 of the 2018 Stanley Cup Final 6-4 over the Washington Capitals on Monday night at the T-Mobile Arena. The playoff pregame was a celebration of Vegas showmanship including archers, a trebuchet and a spectacular light show and then the Knights and Caps put on a high-energy production of [...]

May 29, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

LeBron James, The King

LeBron James, The King

The debate needs to end. The negativity needs to end. In 2003, I was able to witness LeBron James make his professional debut. The gym at the University of Massachusetts-Boston was packed. The last game of the night at the Reebok Summer League was between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Boston Celtics. The basketball was [...]

May 28, 2018 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Patriots and Gronkowski Nearing New Contract

Patriots and Gronkowski Nearing New Contract

According to The Athletic’s Jeff Howe, the New England Patriots are closing in on a new contract for tight end Rob Gronkowski. The two sides have reportedly been in talks on reworking his contract for some time now, but Howe notes it’s not clear if the new contract would come in the form of strictly [...]

May 24, 2018 admin Headlines, NFL 0