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Pau Gasol to Return for Game 6 vs. Cavaliers

Pau Gasol to Return for Game 6 vs. Cavaliers

Never fear, Chicago Bulls fans. Pau Gasol is here to save the day. Or at least make sure there’s a puncher’s chance in h-e-double-hockey-sticks the day can be saved. After missing Games 4 and 5 against the Cavaliers—both losses—with a strained left hamstring, Gasol is set to play in Game 6 on Thursday. His status [...]

May 13, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Jorge Posada Doesn’t Think A-Rod Belongs in Hall of Fame

Jorge Posada Doesn’t Think A-Rod Belongs in Hall of Fame

Former Yankees catcher Jorge Posada is making his rounds these days because he is promoting his new book which chronicles his time in Pinstripes. To that end, Posada was on CBS’ “This Morning” today where he was asked about his former teammate, Alex Rodriguez. Specifically, Posada was asked if he thinks Rodriguez should be a [...]

May 13, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, MLB 0

Bobby Bowden: Jameis Was “Embarrassment” to FSU

Bobby Bowden: Jameis Was “Embarrassment” to FSU

In a short time at Florida State, Jameis Winston led the Seminoles to two national championship games, 1 title and he even won the Heisman Trophy as a true freshman. So you’d think he’d be one of the most popular ‘noles of all-time. Former FSU head coach Bobby Bowden doesn’t seem to think so. In [...]

May 13, 2015 Kevin Burke CFB, Headlines 0

Tom Brady to Appeal 4-Game Suspension

Tom Brady to Appeal 4-Game Suspension

NFL league offices didn’t waste much time in reacting to the recent findings of Tom Brady’s alleged involvement in the DeflateGate scandal. He has been suspended for the first four games of the 2015 season. Some feel that’s too harsh and some feel that is not enough, but either way, Brady will appeal this ruling. [...]

May 12, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Pelicans Fire Head Coach Monty Williams

Pelicans Fire Head Coach Monty Williams

Making the playoffs in the NBA’s Western Conference isn’t easy to do. Each year, teams that would cause damage in the East are home for the playoffs just because they so happen to play their home games west of the Mississippi River. This is why the Pelicans firing Monty Williams is a huge shock. The [...]

May 12, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Tom Thibodeau May Be Interested in Coaching Pelicans

Tom Thibodeau May Be Interested in Coaching Pelicans

Tom Thibodeau isn’t afraid to think about a future that doesn’t include the Chicago Bulls. Rumors regarding his future in the Windy City have been swirling for months. Years, even. Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski penned a piece recently in which he portrayed Thibodeua’s departure as inevitable. And so, barring a Bulls title, it feels inevitable. [...]

May 12, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Randy Wittman: Wall’s Injury Headed in Right Direction

Randy Wittman: Wall’s Injury Headed in Right Direction

The extent of John Wall’s injury were both a surprise and a devastating blow, but the Wizards have somehow managed to take the edge on the series vs. Atlanta. Although Wall will not play in game 4 either, coach Randy Wittman remains optimistic about John’s progress. “It’s headed in the right direction,” Wittman said. “Again, [...]

May 11, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Aaron Hernandez Indicted on Another Charge

Aaron Hernandez Indicted on Another Charge

Aaron Hernandez will spend the rest of his life behind bars, but charges against him keep mounting. The death of Odin Lloyd was obviously the most high-profile situation surrounding Hernandez, but he has other pending cases that involve killings too. His past is as dark as they come. Hernandez was indicted on charges of witness [...]

May 11, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, Hot Seat, NFL 0

Canelo Alvarez Stops James Kirkland in a Shootout

Canelo Alvarez Stops James Kirkland in a Shootout

A week ago, the entire world stopped to turn its attention to boxing, as Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao finally climbed into the ring together. The result, a one-sided decision for Mayweather, did not exactly surprise knowledgeable fans. But the more casual crowd was disappointed to see a strategic chess match in place of an [...]

May 11, 2015 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

LeBron Overruled David Blatt on Cavs’ Final Game Winning Play in Game 4

LeBron Overruled David Blatt on Cavs’ Final Game Winning Play in Game 4

LeBron James has veto power over everyone. Even Cleveland Cavaliers head coach David Blatt. And even when Cleveland’s season is basically on the line. Nay, especially when Cleveland’s season is on the line. LeBron drilled a game-winner over the Chicago Bulls as time expired in Game 4 on Sunday evening, ensuring that the Cavaliers wouldn’t [...]

May 11, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0