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Is Kevin Love a Lock to Leave Cavs in Free Agency?

Is Kevin Love a Lock to Leave Cavs in Free Agency?

Whatya know: The whole “Kevin Love is going to leave the Cleveland Cavaliers in free agency” thing is still alive and well. As the Cavs inch closer and closer to an NBA Finals appearance, they have a lot on their minds. Game 4 against the Atlanta Hawks, for one. Kyrie Irving’s injury. What in the [...]

May 26, 2015 admin Headlines, Hot Seat, NBA 0

Report: Star Sophomore Rysheed Jordan Will Be Ruled Ineligible For ’15-’16

Report: Star Sophomore Rysheed Jordan Will Be Ruled Ineligible For ’15-’16

When the St. John’s Red Storm hired NBA Hall of Famer Chris Mullin this offseason to be their newest head coach, he thought he was inheriting a talented roster led by elite shot blocker Chris Obekpa and one of the nation’s star freshmen last year in Rysheed Jordan. The star frosh finished the year on [...]

May 25, 2015 Allen Moll CBB, Headlines 0

Maryland Favored Over Duke, UNC, and UK For 2016 NCAA Title

Maryland Favored Over Duke, UNC, and UK For 2016 NCAA Title

It has barely been 8 weeks since the NCAA crowned it’s new king of college hoops as Duke took home the 2015 Championship, behind the talents of stud freshmen Jahlil Okafor, Justise Winslow, and Tyus Jones. Now that the dust has settled this offseason and most top tier high school recruits have committed for the [...]

May 24, 2015 Allen Moll CBB, Headlines 0

No Structural Damage Done to Hawks’ Carroll’s Knee, Questionable for Game 2

No Structural Damage Done to Hawks’ Carroll’s Knee, Questionable for Game 2

Despite being the #1 seed in the East, many aren’t picking the Hawks to win the Eastern Conference Finals vs. Cleveland. That general feeling was only strengthened yesterday when DeMarre Carroll went down in the fourth quarter with a left knee injury. But the good news for Hawks fans is that it wasn’t as bad [...]

May 22, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Heavyweight Contender Fight in Moscow This Weekend

Heavyweight Contender Fight in Moscow This Weekend

The coming weekend in boxing does not feature the kind of major stars that the past several have, but there is still some great boxing action on the schedule. Things start off on Friday night in Moscow when Alexander Povetkin meets Mike Perez in a heavyweight showdown. Povetkin and Perez both had stellar amateur careers [...]

May 22, 2015 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Michael Phelps Turns in Worst Performance Since 2000

Michael Phelps Turns in Worst Performance Since 2000

Whenever Michael Phelps is in the pool, you can usually expect a top three finish. However, in a recent meet, he turned in his worst performance since the 2000 Olympics. At a recent Pro Swim Series stop in Charlotte, Phelps placed 3rd, 7th, 9th, 9th, and 11th in his five events. Phelps said he was [...]

May 21, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, Hot Seat, Olympics 0

Pic: Aaron Hernandez’s New “Lifetime” Tattoo

Pic: Aaron Hernandez’s New “Lifetime” Tattoo

Fresh off his murder convicted and lifetime sentence, Aaron Hernandez was in court today to plead not guilty to a separate charge involving someone’s death. But what was of note about Hernandez was a brand new tattoo on his neck that reads “Lifetime.” ¬†Fitting. Some people just don’t get it. [...]

May 21, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, Hot Seat, NFL 0

Kentucky Still In Mix For 5 Star Talents Swanigan, Maker, and Murray

Kentucky Still In Mix For 5 Star Talents Swanigan, Maker, and Murray

Ever since John Calpiari made his way from the University of Memphis to Kentucky prior to the 2010-2011 season, he has consistently reeled in the Top 1 or 2 rated recruiting class in the nation. The fruits of his labor have helped the Wildcats annually make deep postseason runs, including taking home the 2012 NCAA [...]

May 20, 2015 Allen Moll CBB, Headlines 0

Notre Dame’s Everett Golson Transferring to Florida State

Notre Dame’s Everett Golson Transferring to Florida State

Back in May, Notre Dame QB Everett Golson announced his intentions to transfer after losing his starting job to Malik Zaire. But nobody would’ve guessed Florida State to be the destination. Despite this big news, FSU head coach Jimbo Fisher has stated that Golson would have to fight for the job. Golson, a graduate of [...]

May 20, 2015 Kevin Burke CFB, Headlines 1

Spotlight on the Super Middleweight Division

Spotlight on the Super Middleweight Division

This weekend’s Pro Boxing Championship series from Boston puts a spotlight on the super middleweight division, as James DeGale and Andre Dirrell face off for the vacant IBF belt. The 168-pound division features some exciting fighters, but even by alphabet-soup standards, it’s a division with no real mooring. Between 2009 and 2012, it was perhaps [...]

May 20, 2015 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0