Archive for January, 2015

  • Trade Grades- Boston Celtics Rebuild Continues

    Trade Grades- Boston Celtics Rebuild Continues

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA January 11, 2015 at 8:25 pm 0 comments

    Since the Boston Celtics traded Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett to Brooklyn last year, general manager Danny Ainge has been on a mission to completely overhaul and rebuild the team for future seasons. That mission took a giant step forward last month, when long-time point guard Rajon Rondo was traded […]

     
  • Trade Grades- Oakland’s Reshuffle Continues

    Trade Grades- Oakland’s Reshuffle Continues

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB January 10, 2015 at 11:29 pm 0 comments

    On Saturday, the Oakland Athletics acquired infielders Ben Zobrist and Yunel Escobar from the Tampa Bay Rays for catcher John Jaso and prospects Daniel Robertson and Boog Powell. This was almost inevitable after the Rays signed Asdrubal Cabrera earlier in the off-season, and for the A’s it continues what has […]

     
  • 2014-15 NFL Playoffs- Divisional Round Preview

    2014-15 NFL Playoffs- Divisional Round Preview

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL January 9, 2015 at 9:39 pm 0 comments

    Last week’s NFL Wild Card games had a little bit of everything- the Ravens beating the Steelers in Pittsburgh, the out-of-place Carolina Panthers advancing to the second round, Andrew Luck and Company continuing the trend of the Bengals being one-and-done, and of course, what should have gone down as a […]

     
  • Trade Grades- Timofey Mozgov to the Cavaliers

    Trade Grades- Timofey Mozgov to the Cavaliers

    Jake Dixon, NBA January 8, 2015 at 8:52 am 0 comments

    When the news broke a few nights ago of the Cavs acquiring JR Smith and Iman Shumpert from the Knicks everyone was shocked, but Wednesday’s trade is a bit more shocking. The Denver Nuggets have traded center Timofey Mozgov to the Cleveland Cavaliers for two future first round picks. Now, […]

     
  • The 2015 MLB Hall of Fame Class

    The 2015 MLB Hall of Fame Class

    Jake Dixon, MLB January 7, 2015 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    On Tuesday, the voting for the 2015 MLB Hall of Fame commenced, and four players were selected with the necessary 75% or higher vote, and those players are John Smoltz, Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and Craig Biggio. The 2015 Hall of Fame Class is a solid overall class, headlined by […]

     
  • Pittsburgh Penguins Add Depth, David Perron from Edmonton

    Pittsburgh Penguins Add Depth, David Perron from Edmonton

    Jake Dixon, NHL January 6, 2015 at 10:28 pm 0 comments

    The Pittsburgh Penguins are one of the best teams in the league this year in terms of record and player talent.  Pittsburgh has been a dominant force in the Metropolitan division, claiming the first conference title in Metro division history.  However, with the mumps being a big thing going around […]

     
  • Trade Grades- New York Knicks Dump JR Smith to the….Cleveland Cavaliers?

    Trade Grades- New York Knicks Dump JR Smith to the….Cleveland Cavaliers?

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA January 5, 2015 at 11:23 pm 0 comments

    On Monday night, the New York Knicks took a major step in their rebuilding process as they traded mercurial swingman JR Smith along with Iman Shumpert to the Cleveland Cavaliers as part of a three team deal that saw the Cavs trade Dion Waiters to the Oklahoma City Thunder. The […]

     
  • In Memory of Stuart Scott (7/19/65- 1/4/15)

    In Memory of Stuart Scott (7/19/65- 1/4/15)

    Mike Aglialoro, Other January 4, 2015 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    There was almost a black cloud hanging over the NFL and the sports world on Sunday, as long-time ESPN anchor Stuart Scott died after fighting cancer since 2007. Scott, who had been with ESPN in some capacity since 1993, became one of the faces of the network with a style […]

     
  • January Boxing Preview and Predictions with 2014 Awards

    January Boxing Preview and Predictions with 2014 Awards

    Boxing, Tom Lembo January 3, 2015 at 4:49 pm 0 comments

    The January 2015 boxing schedule is all filled up and ready to review. I’ll take you through the three most notable bouts with a preview and my picks on who will win. It could be a big year for the heavyweight division as a massive title eliminator is coming this […]

     
  • 2015 MLB Hall of Fame- MY Ballot

    2015 MLB Hall of Fame- MY Ballot

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB January 2, 2015 at 11:30 pm 0 comments

    With the Baseball Writer’s Association set to make their annual announcement of the year’s Hall of Fame Inductees on January 6th, and with so many differing opinions of who should be elected, I decided to make a list of who I would induct if given a vote. I feel the […]