The day before the trade deadline, new GM Jeff Gorton made a big splash acquiring Eric Staal from the Carolina Hurricanes. The former Carolina captain has spent all 12 years of his career in a Hurricanes sweater. In return, the Rangers sent 2 second-round picks in 2016 and 2017, along with Finnish prospect Aleksi Saarela. Apparently […]Read more "STAAL IN"
Wardell Stephen Curry II is the best basketball player since Michael Jordan. Yes this is a fact and don’t laugh just yet. No, Stephen Curry has not had as good of an overall career as some others that have played since Michael Jordan retired. Kobe has won 2 more championships, an MVP award, and […]Read more "Wardell Stephen Curry II: A Legend in the Making"
Conor McGregor may have lost his chance at his planned historic run for now, but will still fight on March 5th. With Rafael Dos Anjos unable to fight at UFC 196, Nate Diaz will step up to the plate. This was the best fight to make given the available opponents on 10 days notice and the […]Read more "Why Nate Diaz is the Perfect Opponent for Conor McGregor"
The NHL trade deadline is now only 5 days away. The Islanders have been looking to trade young defenseman Travis Hamonic, for almost the entire season and now they only have 5 more days to do so before this upcoming summer. Of course, Hamonic does not have an expiring contract so the Islanders will not […]Read more "Where Will Travis Hamonic End Up?"
If you’re a UFC or Bellator fan you should know this by now. DO NOT GET HYPED FOR A FIGHT BEFORE WEIGH-INS. Injuries during training are rather frequent and many fighters even go into their fights with pre-existing training injuries. It’s a common place within the world of MMA because it’s a difficult sport on the body, […]Read more "With Rafael dos Anjos Out, Who Gets a Shot at Conor McGregor?"
Dylan McIlrath is second among New York Rangers’ defenseman in both Fenwick/60 and Corsi/60 minutes throughout his stint in the NHL this season. Regardless, if you listen to a post-game press conference Alain Vigneault is quick to challenge guys like McIlrath to play better. Personally I have no qualms with a coach holding their players […]Read more "AV’s Questionable Blame Game"
Jonathan Huberdeau of the Florida Panthers won the Calder trophy while playing in just 48 games during the 2012-2013 season because of a lock-out shortened season. Obviously this is a unique situation for the NHL and Calder race but is the best comparative to the McDavid situation. During that stretch he amassed 31 points, 0.64 […]Read more "Connor McDavid’s Chances at the Calder"