Archive for January, 2016

  • Vontaze Burfict Suspended in Wild Card Fallout

    Vontaze Burfict Suspended in Wild Card Fallout

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL January 11, 2016 at 11:26 pm 0 comments

    After a wild finish to the AFC Wild Card game that saw the Cincinnati Bengals receive two crushing penalties in the last minute of the game that largely helped the Pittsburgh Steelers win in comeback fashion, the NFL began to hand out punishment Monday, starting by suspending linebacker Vontaze Burfict […]

     
  • Nets Clean House- Fire Hollins, Reassign King

    Nets Clean House- Fire Hollins, Reassign King

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA January 10, 2016 at 10:32 pm 0 comments

    When Mikhail Prokhorov bought the Brooklyn Nets in 2010, he entrusted Billy King to assemble a roster capable of bringing a winner to Brooklyn no matter the cost. While King made plenty of splashy moves that brought much attention at great cost in money and draft picks, he was unable […]

     
  • NFL Playoffs- NFC Wild Card Preview

    NFL Playoffs- NFC Wild Card Preview

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL January 9, 2016 at 11:42 pm 0 comments

    On Sunday the NFL Playoffs turn to the NFC Wild Card games, as the Seattle Seahawks head to Minnesota to take on the Vikings, while the struggling Green Bay Packers head to Washington to take on the surprising Redskins. Here are our previews and predictions for both games: Seattle Seahawks […]

     
  • Trade Grades – Storen To Jays; Revere to Nats

    Trade Grades – Storen To Jays; Revere to Nats

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB January 8, 2016 at 11:00 pm 0 comments

    On Friday night, the Washington Nationals traded former closer Drew Storen and cash considerations to the Toronto Blue Jays for center fielder Ben Revere and a player to be named later. Here are the SportsZone Trade Grades for each team: BLUE JAYS- A- Storen has been treated like a bastard […]

     
  • NFL Playoffs- AFC Wild Card Preview

    NFL Playoffs- AFC Wild Card Preview

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL January 7, 2016 at 11:30 pm 0 comments

    The NFL Playoffs begin on Saturday with the AFC Wild Card games, and so today we will begin our preview of all four of this weekend’s games, starting with the AFC. In one match up, the Kansas City Chiefs won their last ten games after a 1-5 start to storm […]

     
  • MLB Hall of Fame Welcomes Griffey and Piazza

    MLB Hall of Fame Welcomes Griffey and Piazza

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB January 6, 2016 at 10:18 pm 0 comments

    On Wednesday, the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame announced its two newest members, who will be inducted during the July 24th ceremony at Cooperstown; one doing so in historic fashion, the other after an arduous four year wait. Ken Griffey, Jr. was voted in after being named on a […]

     
  • NFL Playoffs- Three Starts For Daily Fantasy

    NFL Playoffs- Three Starts For Daily Fantasy

    Fantasy Sports, Mike Aglialoro January 5, 2016 at 11:12 pm 0 comments

    I hope everyone enjoyed the 2015 regular season because it is officially in the books, and after a 2-1 record in week seventeen, we finished the season of Start ’em Up at an uneventful 66-67, but not only will we be looking to do better next season, but in the […]

     
  • Chargers, Rams, Raiders Officially File For Relocation to Los Angeles

    Chargers, Rams, Raiders Officially File For Relocation to Los Angeles

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL January 4, 2016 at 10:42 pm 0 comments

    After months, and seemingly years of speculation, the first step in the NFL returning to the city of Los Angeles was taken Monday night, when the San Diego Chargers formally submitted their application for relocation to the City of Angeles. The Chargers announced their decision, which was expected, with a […]

     
  • Playoff Matchups Set; Black Monday Begins Early

    Playoff Matchups Set; Black Monday Begins Early

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL January 3, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    With week seventeen now in the books and the regular season officially over, the playoff picture is entirely set in the NFL after one final wild Sunday. Peyton Manning returned from a long absence in the third quarter to lead the Denver Broncos over the San Diego Chargers and into […]

     
  • NY Attorney General Suing Fanduel And DraftKings

    NY Attorney General Suing Fanduel And DraftKings

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL January 2, 2016 at 11:23 pm 0 comments

    2016 got off on the wrong foot for the daily fantasy sports sites Fanduel and DraftKings, as New York attorney general Eric Schneiderman continued his recent assault against them, this time by filing an amendment to its current lawsuit demanding that both companies return all of the profits they have […]