Archive for June, 2016

  • Mets Contemplate Resigning Jose Reyes

    Mets Contemplate Resigning Jose Reyes

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB June 20, 2016 at 11:21 pm 0 comments

    The Atlanta Braves’ weekend sweep of the New York Mets apparently has thawed the Mets’ distaste for a reunion with shortstop Jose Reyes. A source told ESPN.com that the Mets are at least considering bringing back Reyes, presumably once he becomes a free agent, and the organization would be responsible […]

     
  • LeBron Finally Brings Cleveland its Championship

    LeBron Finally Brings Cleveland its Championship

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA June 19, 2016 at 11:44 pm 0 comments

    The last time the city of Cleveland saw a sports team win a championship was 1964, LeBron James’ mother was three years from being born. The Cleveland Cavaliers didn’t even exist, and the San Francisco Warriors were the worst of the NBA’s nine teams. After Sunday night, the city of […]

     
  • Michael Lombardi Leaving Patriots Front Office

    Michael Lombardi Leaving Patriots Front Office

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL June 18, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    After two seasons serving as an assistant to the New England Patriots’ coaching staff, longtime NFL front-office executive Michael Lombardi is moving on from the role, according to sources. Lombardi, who had joined the Patriots after serving as Cleveland Browns general manager in 2013, also served as an analyst with […]

     
  • NBA Salary Cap Projected at $94 Million

    NBA Salary Cap Projected at $94 Million

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA June 17, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    The NBA is flush in cash, and free agency next month will be more lucrative than even the sunniest earlier projections. The league’s salary cap is now projected to explode to $94 million from this season’s $70 million, according to a memo sent to teams Friday that was obtained by […]

     
  • David Wright Elects For Neck Surgery

    David Wright Elects For Neck Surgery

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB June 16, 2016 at 10:41 pm 0 comments

    New York Mets third baseman David Wright underwent surgery Thursday to address a herniated disk in his neck. Dr. Robert Watkins performed the procedure in Marina del Rey, California. Wright, 33, initially tried rest, rehab and anti-inflammatory injections to address the painful neck issue. Watkins had already been treating Wright […]

     
  • Eugene Monroe Cut by Ravens

    Eugene Monroe Cut by Ravens

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL June 15, 2016 at 10:35 pm 0 comments

    The Baltimore Ravens have released offensive tackle Eugene Monroe. The move comes after trade talks this week with the New York Giants fell through, sources told ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Monroe, now a free agent, is likely to receive interest from the Giants, as well as the San Diego Chargers and […]

     
  • NHL to Place Expansion Team in Las Vegas

    NHL to Place Expansion Team in Las Vegas

    Mike Aglialoro, NHL June 14, 2016 at 10:22 pm 0 comments

    The NHL has settled on Las Vegas as its choice for expansion, provided organizers can come up with a $500 million fee, sources told ESPN’s Scott Burnside. The league’s board of governors is scheduled to hold a formal vote during its meeting on June 22. Two-thirds of the board must […]

     
  • Fletcher Cox Gets 6-Year Extension With Eagles

    Fletcher Cox Gets 6-Year Extension With Eagles

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL June 13, 2016 at 11:43 pm 0 comments

    Fletcher Cox has agreed to terms on a six-year contract extension through 2022 with the Philadelphia Eagles, the team announced Monday. The deal is worth $103 million with $63 million in guaranteed money, sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. That means the Pro Bowl defensive lineman will have the […]

     
  • Terry Collins Hospitalized Due to Illness

    Terry Collins Hospitalized Due to Illness

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB June 12, 2016 at 11:11 pm 0 comments

    New York Mets manager Terry Collins will remain hospitalized overnight in Milwaukee after requiring medical attention less than 30 minutes before Sunday’s first pitch against the Brewers. Collins complained of feeling ill, but had improved by the time he departed Miller Park for Froedtert Hospital, assistant general manager John Ricco […]

     
  • Draymond Green Could be Facing Suspension

    Draymond Green Could be Facing Suspension

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB June 11, 2016 at 11:43 pm 0 comments

    By most metrics, Golden State Warriors All-Star Draymond Green had an excellent Game 4 of the NBA Finals vs. the Cleveland Cavaliers, balancing a relatively poor 2-of-9 shooting night with 12 rebounds, four assists, three blocks, two steals, and tremendous defense to open up a 3-1 advantage in the series. […]