Archive for July, 2015

  • Fan Expo LLC Files Lawsuit Against NFL

    Fan Expo LLC Files Lawsuit Against NFL

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL July 22, 2015 at 11:51 pm 0 comments

    On Monday, Fan Expo LLC, which had partnered with Dallas quarterback Tony Romo for its’ National Fantasy Football Convention that was supposed to take place in early July, sued the NFL on Monday for more than $1 million in damages. In the lawsuit the company accuses the league of illegally […]

     
  • Minnesota Vikings Restructure Adrian Peterson’s Contract

    Minnesota Vikings Restructure Adrian Peterson’s Contract

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL July 21, 2015 at 11:44 pm 0 comments

    After a tumultuous off-season between the Minnesota Vikings’ front office and All-Pro running back Adrian Peterson, the two sides have seemingly put their differences to rest and cemented their relationship for the future as they agreed to restructure the final three years of Peterson’s contract. This restructuring sees Peterson get […]

     
  • Five Most Likely to be Dealt Before the Trade Deadline

    Five Most Likely to be Dealt Before the Trade Deadline

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB July 20, 2015 at 11:35 pm 0 comments

    With the July 31st non-waiver trade deadline approaching in Major League Baseball, we look at the five players most likely to be on the move in the next 10 days: 5. Jay Bruce, OF, Cincinnati The Reds are clearly going nowhere this season and have made it be known that […]

     
  • Trade Grades- Denver Moves Ty Lawson to Houston

    Trade Grades- Denver Moves Ty Lawson to Houston

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA July 19, 2015 at 11:11 pm 0 comments

    Late Sunday night the Denver Nuggets traded point guard Ty Lawson and a 2017 second round pick to the Houston Rockets for guards Pablo Prigioni and Nick Johnson, forwards Kostas Papanikolaou and Joey Dorsey, along with a 2016 first round pick that is lottery protected. This comes only a week […]

     
  • Mirza Teletovic Leaves Brooklyn For Phoenix

    Mirza Teletovic Leaves Brooklyn For Phoenix

    Jake Dixon, NBA July 18, 2015 at 8:45 pm 0 comments

    In 2012, when the Brooklyn Nets were busy bringing in veteran stars Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett in order to make their first year at the Barclays’ Center one to remember, one their moves that went under the radar was the signing of international star forward Mirza Teletovic to a […]

     
  • Three Keys for Second Half Success- New York Yankees

    Three Keys for Second Half Success- New York Yankees

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB July 17, 2015 at 9:00 pm 0 comments

    The New York Yankees came into this season with a ton of question marks in a division where there wasn’t one team that had definitively established itself as the front-runner. At the end of the first half the Yankees have taken advantage of that parity to finish with a 48-40 […]

     
  • Three Keys To The Second Half- New York Mets

    Three Keys To The Second Half- New York Mets

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB July 16, 2015 at 11:58 pm 0 comments

    The New York Mets entered the All Star break with a 47-42 record, only two games behind the Washington Nationals for the division, and only a game behind the Chicago Cubs for the second Wild Card spot. Obviously the story from the first half is the emergence of one of […]

     
  • Cowboys, Broncos Lock Up Star Receivers Prior to Deadline

    Cowboys, Broncos Lock Up Star Receivers Prior to Deadline

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL July 15, 2015 at 11:51 pm 0 comments

    After months of back and forth and threats of hold outs into the preseason, both the Dallas Cowboys and Denver Broncos reached five-year deals worth $70 million with their respective star receivers, Dez Bryant and Demaryius Thomas, mere hours before the deadline for franchise-tagged players to be signed to long-term […]

     
  • Changes to NBA Playoff Seeding Likely to Come Next Season

    Changes to NBA Playoff Seeding Likely to Come Next Season

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA July 14, 2015 at 11:43 pm 0 comments

    NBA Commissioner Adam Silver came out of Tuesday’s Board of Governors meeting expecting the current playoff seeding format to change as early as next season. One of the main topics discussed by the Competition Committee was the current seeding system, which states that the three division winners of each conference […]

     
  • NFLPA Investigating Cowboys, Broncos For Collusion

    NFLPA Investigating Cowboys, Broncos For Collusion

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL July 13, 2015 at 11:10 pm 0 comments

    With the deadline for teams to sign players given the Franchise tag to long-term contracts coming this Wednesday, the NFL Players Association is reviewing information to determine whether the Denver Broncos and Dallas Cowboys have colluded in regard to contract talks for their two star receivers; Demaryius Thomas and Dez […]