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Larry Brown Wants Allen Iverson to Be Part of 76ers Front Office

Larry Brown Wants Allen Iverson to Be Part of 76ers Front Office

For this generation and beyond, Allen Iverson will be the face of the Philadelphia 76ers; more so than any current player. A few months ago, Iverson expressed interest in being a part of the Sixers organization. He’d like to be involved in personnel around draft time. Iverson isn’t the only one who wants this. His [...]

June 17, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

FBI Investigating Cardinals Allegedly Hacking Astros Internal Networks

FBI Investigating Cardinals Allegedly Hacking Astros Internal Networks

In one of the stranger sports stories you’ll ever hear, the FBI is investigating whether or not the St. Louis Cardinals hacked into the Houston Astros internal networks to learn more about Houston’s player personnel. The investigation is ongoing, but if it proven to be founded, it would have to go down as the silliest [...]

June 17, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, Hot Seat, MLB 0

Boxing’s True Champions

Boxing’s True Champions

In our era of alphabet-soup shenanigans, it can sometimes be difficult to determine who the true champion is in a given weight class. Not only are there four different sanctioning bodies that are viewed as credible for recognizing world champions (the WBA, WBC, WBO and IBF) but sometimes those different organizations recognize more than one [...]

June 17, 2015 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Top 10 NCAA Basketball Recruiting Classes For 2015-’16

Top 10 NCAA Basketball Recruiting Classes For 2015-’16

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June 16, 2015 Allen Moll CBB, Headlines 1

Padres Fire Manager Bud Black

Padres Fire Manager Bud Black

The San Diego Padres’ roster benefited from some improvements this past offseason, but that hasn’t necessarily been reflected in the teams’s record as they are under .500. Whenever this is the case, the manager is the one to go because you can’t fire the players. The Padres are 32-33 and 6 games back of first [...]

June 15, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, MLB 0

Report: Knowshon Moreno May Miss Season With Bad Knee

Report: Knowshon Moreno May Miss Season With Bad Knee

Two seasons ago, Knowshon Moreno looked like he was on his way to stardom with the Broncos. But luck hasn’t been on his side since he left for Miami. He had a great week 1 last year but practically missed the entire season due to a knee injury. Omar Kelly of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel [...]

June 12, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Deontay Wilder’s Defense Against Eric Molina This Weekend a Disappointment for the Sport

Deontay Wilder’s Defense Against Eric Molina This Weekend a Disappointment for the Sport

As somebody who earns money writing about boxing, it’s in my interest to see the sport get as big as possible. And throughout the centuries, boxing has inevitably been at its zenith when there was a heavyweight champion who captured the public imagination. It was true in the 1740s with Jack Broughton, just as it [...]

June 12, 2015 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Chargers to Retire LaDainian Tomlinson’s #21 Jersey, Induct Him into Team’s Hall of Fame

Chargers to Retire LaDainian Tomlinson’s #21 Jersey, Induct Him into Team’s Hall of Fame

When a player becomes synonymous with a city for his career, it can be tough to see him head to another team once the incumbent feels he has nothing left to give. That was the case with LaDainian Tomlinson. Although he had decent years with the Jets, it never felt right. Nonetheless, he’s a Charger [...]

June 11, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Light Middleweight Contender Julian Williams in Action This Weekend

Light Middleweight Contender Julian Williams in Action This Weekend

On the undercard for Saturday night’s heavyweight clash between WBC belt-holder Deontay Wilder and Eric Molina, rising light middleweight contender Julian “J-Rock” Williams will return to action against Armen Ovespyan. Williams hails from Philadelphia, one of the greatest boxing cities on the planet, and is a product of that elite milleau. He started boxing at [...]

June 11, 2015 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Justin Verlander to Make Season Debut Saturday

Justin Verlander to Make Season Debut Saturday

In spring training, Tigers ace Justin Verlander injured his triceps and was slated to start the season on the disabled list. The severity wasn’t initially thought to be too serious, but two months into the season and we haven’t seen him on the hill yet. But Verlander is finally healthy enough to give it a [...]

June 10, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, MLB 0