Archive for November, 2016

  • Another Conor McGregor Scene Pre- UFC 205

    Another Conor McGregor Scene Pre- UFC 205

    Mike Aglialoro, MMA, UFC November 10, 2016 at 10:08 pm 0 comments

    There isn’t another star in the UFC quite like Conor McGregor, and the promotion’s featherweight champion made sure everyone knew that at Thursday’s UFC 205 news conference. Arriving 14 minutes late to the festivities inside the Theater at Madison Square Garden, McGregor stole the show just two days ahead of […]

     
  • Players Posthumously Award Jose Fernandez

    Players Posthumously Award Jose Fernandez

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB November 9, 2016 at 11:55 pm 0 comments

    Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez, who died in a boating accident in September, was voted the National League Comeback Player of the Year by his peers in the annual Players Choice Awards of the Major League Baseball Players Association. Fernandez was the 2013 NL Rookie of the Year, had Tommy […]

     
  • MLB Gold Glove Winners Announced

    MLB Gold Glove Winners Announced

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB November 8, 2016 at 10:35 pm 0 comments

    First baseman Anthony Rizzo and right fielder Jason Heyward from the World Series champion Chicago Cubs have won Gold Glove awards. The honors for fielding excellence were announced Tuesday by Rawlings. San Francisco star Buster Posey was picked at catcher in the National League, ending Yadier Molina’s eight-year reign with […]

     
  • USADA Upholds One Year Ban on Jon Jones

    USADA Upholds One Year Ban on Jon Jones

    Mike Aglialoro, MMA, UFC November 7, 2016 at 11:01 pm 0 comments

    Interim UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones has been suspended one year by the United States Anti-Doping Agency. The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced the ban on Monday. Jones, 29, became the first UFC athlete to enter arbitration with USADA last month, regarding sanctions for a failed out-of-competition […]

     
  • Rockies Hire Bud Black as New Manager

    Rockies Hire Bud Black as New Manager

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB November 6, 2016 at 11:56 pm 0 comments

    Bud Black is taking his pitching expertise to hitter-friendly Coors Field. The highly regarded mound guru has been hired as manager of the Colorado Rockies, a source confirmed to ESPN’s Jim Bowden on Sunday night. The Rockies scheduled a Monday news conference to introduce their new manager, but the release […]

     
  • Oakland Raiders Lobby HOF for ken Stabler

    Oakland Raiders Lobby HOF for ken Stabler

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL November 5, 2016 at 11:46 pm 0 comments

    Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis says he has been working behind the scenes trying to reverse the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s policy of issuing a ring or gold jacket only in the case of living inductees. The effort comes after the daughter of the late Ken Stabler shed light […]

     
  • MLB Offseason Timeline

    MLB Offseason Timeline

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB November 4, 2016 at 12:05 am 0 comments

    With the 2016 World Series now over and the Chicago Cubs now champions for the first time since 1908, the MLB offseason officially began at 9 am on Thursday. Here is the timeline of events for the MLB offseason: – Nov. 3: Beginning at 9 a.m. ET, teams will have […]

     
  • The Curse Is Over!! Chicago Cubs Win World Series

    The Curse Is Over!! Chicago Cubs Win World Series

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB November 3, 2016 at 1:25 am 0 comments

    After 108 years and a miraculous comeback after falling down three games to one, the Chicago Cubs outlasted the Cleveland Indians in game seven of the World Series to win in 10 innings by a score of 8-7. Ben Zobrist had the game winning hit in the tenth inning with […]

     
  • Norv Turner Resigns as Minnesota Vikings OC

    Norv Turner Resigns as Minnesota Vikings OC

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL November 2, 2016 at 11:50 pm 0 comments

    Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Norv Turner resigned Wednesday, following the team’s second straight loss. “I have tremendous respect for [head coach] Mike Zimmer, our coaching staff and our players and at this time I think it is in the best interest of the team to step down,” Turner said in […]

     
  • Jeurys Familia Arrested on Domestic Violence Charge

    Jeurys Familia Arrested on Domestic Violence Charge

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB November 1, 2016 at 11:45 pm 0 comments

    New York Mets closer Jeurys Familia was arrested on Monday in Fort Lee, New Jersey, after an alleged domestic violence incident, according to a complaint filed at the borough’s municipal court. Familia allegedly caused a scratch to the chest and a bruise to the right cheek of the alleged victim, […]