Archive for December, 2016

  • New York Giants End Dallas Cowboys Win Streak

    New York Giants End Dallas Cowboys Win Streak

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL December 11, 2016 at 11:55 pm 0 comments

    With a no-huddle offense and no-fooling-around defense, the New York Giants snapped the Cowboys’ 11-game winning streak with a 10-7 victory Sunday night, preventing Dallas from clinching the NFC East. Dallas (11-2) hadn’t lost since the season opener against the Giants (9-4), who solidified their position in the NFC playoff […]

     
  • Nationals Trade Danny Espinosa to Angels

    Nationals Trade Danny Espinosa to Angels

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 10, 2016 at 11:50 pm 0 comments

    The Los Angeles Angels acquired middle infielder Danny Espinosa from the Washington Nationals for two minor league pitchers Saturday night. The Angels sent right-handers Austin Adams and Kyle McGowin to the Nationals for Espinosa, who presumably lost his starting job when Washington obtained outfielder Adam Eaton from the Chicago White […]

     
  • Anthony Pettis Misses Weight for UFC 206

    Anthony Pettis Misses Weight for UFC 206

    Mike Aglialoro, MMA, UFC December 9, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    Anthony Pettis missed weight Friday for his interim featherweight championship fight against Max Holloway. Pettis (19-5) was 148 pounds at the official weigh-in, exceeding the allowed weight of 145. Holloway (16-3) came in right at 145 pounds. The bout will still headline UFC 206 on Saturday at Air Canada Centre, […]

     
  • Dexter Fowler Signs With St. Louis Cardinals

    Dexter Fowler Signs With St. Louis Cardinals

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 8, 2016 at 11:57 pm 0 comments

    On Thursday the St. Louis Cardinals agreed to a deal with free agent outfielder Dexter Fowler for what is believed to be five years and between $80-$90 million. The deal is pending a physical Friday. Fowler, 30, will fill the open spot in the Cardinals’ outfield. The club has been […]

     
  • MLB Winter Meetings Day Three Recap

    MLB Winter Meetings Day Three Recap

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 7, 2016 at 11:57 pm 0 comments

    After the Boston Red Sox took center stage at the baseball Winter Meetings on Tuesday, Wednesday saw the Chicago White Sox take another giant step forward in their rebuilding effort, the Chicago Cubs move to fortify their bullpen, and the New York Yankees made the big splash their fan base […]

     
  • Boston Red Sox Make Most of Winter Meetings

    Boston Red Sox Make Most of Winter Meetings

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 6, 2016 at 10:49 pm 0 comments

    Day two of baseball’s Winter Meetings belonged to the Boston Red Sox, who acquired reliever Tyler Thornburg from the Milwaukee Brewers, signed first baseman/outfielder Mitch Moreland to a one year deal worth $5.5 million, and dropped a blockbuster on the baseball world by trading for Chicago White Sox ace Chris […]

     
  • Klay Thompson Scores 60 Points in GS Rout

    Klay Thompson Scores 60 Points in GS Rout

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA December 5, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson erupted for a career-high 60 points in a 142-106 win over the Indiana Pacers on Monday night. It is the most points scored by a player this season, and he didn’t even need four quarters to do it. The Warriors were up 114-79 with […]

     
  • Yankees Sign Matt Holliday for One Year

    Yankees Sign Matt Holliday for One Year

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 4, 2016 at 11:47 pm 0 comments

    While the 2017 season looks to be one of transition for the New York Yankees, as they plan to turn their lineup over to younger players after years of going with a veteran-heavy lineup, they have been in the market for at least one proven player to bring in on […]

     
  • Carlos Beltran Returns to Houston Astros for 1-Year

    Carlos Beltran Returns to Houston Astros for 1-Year

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 3, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    Free agent Carlos Beltran has agreed to a one-year deal worth $16 million with the Houston Astros, returning to the team he gave the best postseason performance of his career in 2004, a source told ESPN’s Buster Olney on Saturday. The deal also includes a full no-trade clause, according to […]

     
  • NFL Relaxes In-Game Video, Social Media Rules

    NFL Relaxes In-Game Video, Social Media Rules

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL December 2, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    The NFL relaxed its in-game video and social media rules for individual teams on Friday, a move that came seven weeks after it had enforced restrictions of what clubs could post, angering many teams. According to an internal memo distributed Friday afternoon and viewed in part by ESPN, teams may […]