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Capitals Defeat the Lightening, Will Face the Golden Knights in the Stanley Cup Finals

Capitals Defeat the Lightening, Will Face the Golden Knights in the Stanley Cup Finals

Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals have finally put a decade of playoff frustration behind them by winning the Eastern Conference Finals. Ovechkin, who has never advanced beyond the second round, scored in what he described as probably the ”biggest game in my life.” Ovi scored early and Andre Burakovsky added two second-period goals to [...]

May 24, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

CJ McCollum Sounds Like He Expects Paul George to Sign with Lakers in Free Agency

CJ McCollum Sounds Like He Expects Paul George to Sign with Lakers in Free Agency

For any Los Angeles Lakers fans who believe CJ McCollum is sitting on a crystal ball, I have some good news: Paul George is about to join your favorite team. During a recent appearance on The Woj Pod, the Portland Trail Blazers guard was asked whether he would try recruiting George on behalf of his [...]

May 24, 2018 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Trouble in Minnesota? Towns May Be Unhappy With Wolves

Trouble in Minnesota? Towns May Be Unhappy With Wolves

The rumor is starting to get mighty juicy as we head closer toward the 2018 NBA Draft and free agency. The most interesting report that came out over the weekend was that there could be a rift between Karl Anthony-Towns and the T’Wolves. Here is what was said on the Lowe Post podcast on Friday: [...]

May 22, 2018 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Harry Kane Named England’s 2018 World Cup Captain

Harry Kane Named England’s 2018 World Cup Captain

On Tuesday, the Football Association announced that Harry Kane will be England’s captain at the World Cup in Russia. “Harry has some outstanding personal qualities,” Gareth Southgate said. “He is a meticulous professional and one of the most important things for a captain is that they set the standard every day. “He has belief and [...]

May 22, 2018 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Gary Russell vs. Joseph Diaz

Gary Russell vs. Joseph Diaz

Saturday night in the D.C. suburbs Gary Russell puts his WBC featherweight strap on the line against undefeated Joseph Diaz. This is an outstanding matchup–Russell is without question one of the division’s top three fighters and Diaz has established himself as a top-10 contender. Both men have stellar amateur resumes. I first noticed Diaz in [...]

May 17, 2018 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Carolina Panthers Sold to Billionaire David Tepper

Carolina Panthers Sold to Billionaire David Tepper

On Wednesday the Carolina Panthers announced that an agreement had been signed to sell the team to David Tepper, a billionaire hedge fund manager and a minority owner of the Pittsburgh Steelers. According to Ian Rappaport the deal is for $2.2 to $2.3 billion. In order to complete the deal, Tepper will have to sell [...]

May 16, 2018 admin Headlines, NFL 0

Adonis Stevenson vs. Badou Jack

Adonis Stevenson vs. Badou Jack

Adonis Stevenson is the lineal World Light Heavyweight Champion. Boxing fans can be forgiven if they do not much care for that fact, or do not even remember it. Since knocking out Chad Dawson in 2013, Stevenson has fallen far short of the ideal of a “fighting champ.” He has been active. He has won [...]

May 16, 2018 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Toronto Raptors ‘Quietly’ Shopped DeMar DeRozan on Trade Market Last Offseason

Toronto Raptors ‘Quietly’ Shopped DeMar DeRozan on Trade Market Last Offseason

If and when the Toronto Raptors make DeMar DeRozan available over the offseason, it won’t be the first time in the last year they’ve tested his trade market. According to The New York Times‘ Marc Stein, the team quietly gauged his value around the league this past summer and could do so again in the [...]

May 16, 2018 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Mikey Garcia vs. Vasyl Lomachenko: A Fight Boxing Needs

Mikey Garcia vs. Vasyl Lomachenko: A Fight Boxing Needs

Saturday night in Madison Square Garden Vasyl Lomachenko stopped Jorge Linares in Round 10 to capture the WBA lightweight belt. It made the Ukrainian superstar a three-division alphabet-soup champion in just his 12th professional bout. Anybody who is at all familiar with this column knows I don’t necessarily put a lot of weight in alphabet [...]

May 15, 2018 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Mike Budenholzer Emerging as ‘The Focus’ of Bucks and Raptors Coaching Searches

Mike Budenholzer Emerging as ‘The Focus’ of Bucks and Raptors Coaching Searches

The competition for Mike Budenhozler’s services appear to be heating up. According to ESPN.com’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the former Atlanta Hawks head honcho has emerged as the primary focus for both the Milwaukee Bucks and Toronto Raptors: Mike Budenholzer has emerged as the focus of the Milwaukee and Toronto coaching searches, league sources tell ESPN. Raptors [...]

May 14, 2018 admin Headlines, NBA 0