Archive for April, 2017

  • Buffalo Bills Fire GM Doug Whaley After Weeks of Speculation

    Buffalo Bills Fire GM Doug Whaley After Weeks of Speculation

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL April 30, 2017 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    The Buffalo Bills fired general manager Doug Whaley, the team announced Sunday. The Bills were 30-34 in Whaley’s four seasons as general manager. His only winning season came in 2014, when the Bills finished 9-7 but missed the playoffs. Buffalo’s postseason drought extended to 17 seasons after a 7-9 finish […]

     
  • Adam Eaton Tears ACL, Out for Season

    Adam Eaton Tears ACL, Out for Season

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB April 29, 2017 at 11:21 pm 0 comments

    Washington Nationals center fielder Adam Eaton, who was carried off the field Friday, has a torn left ACL and will not play again this season, sources told ESPN, confirming multiple reports. The team announced earlier Saturday that Eaton had been placed on the disabled list with what was initially diagnosed […]

     
  • Larry Bird Steps Down as Pacers Team President

    Larry Bird Steps Down as Pacers Team President

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA April 28, 2017 at 11:46 pm 0 comments

    Larry Bird is stepping down as president of the Indiana Pacers, The Undefeated’s Marc J. Spears has confirmed. General manager Kevin Pritchard will take over the team. The news was first reported by The Vertical. Among Bird’s biggest accomplishments with the team was drafting Danny Granger in 2005 and Paul […]

     
  • Six Trades, Three for QBs, Punctuate 2017 NFL Draft’s 1st Round

    Six Trades, Three for QBs, Punctuate 2017 NFL Draft’s 1st Round

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL April 27, 2017 at 11:55 pm 0 comments

    The first round of the 2017 NFL draft came and went Thursday night, with the biggest news as always being the trades that dominated the headlines throughout the round. Six trades in total, with the first three being made by teams who promptly took three of the top quarterback prospects, […]

     
  • Marshawn Lynch Signs With, Traded to Raiders

    Marshawn Lynch Signs With, Traded to Raiders

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL April 26, 2017 at 11:55 pm 0 comments

    The Raiders and Seattle Seahawks agreed to a trade that allows running back Marshawn Lynch to play in Oakland, the Raiders announced Wednesday. To acquire Lynch, Oakland sent Seattle its fifth-round draft pick in the 2018 draft while also getting the Seahawks’ 2018 sixth-round pick in return. Lynch and the […]

     
  • Derek Jeter – Jeb Bush-led Group Has Agreement to Buy Marlins

    Derek Jeter – Jeb Bush-led Group Has Agreement to Buy Marlins

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB April 25, 2017 at 11:58 pm 0 comments

    Former New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter is part of a group led by ex-Florida Gov. Jeb Bush that has reached an agreement to purchase the Miami Marlins after submitting a bid of $1.3 billion, according to multiple media reports. According to the Miami Herald and Bloomberg, Marlins owner Jeffrey […]

     
  • DeMarcus Ware Officially Retires as a Dallas Cowboy

    DeMarcus Ware Officially Retires as a Dallas Cowboy

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL April 24, 2017 at 11:55 pm 0 comments

    DeMarcus Ware retired from football in March. But on Monday, Ware officially retired as a Dallas Cowboy, signing a ceremonial contract with the team that selected him in the first round in 2005. In his nine years in Dallas, Ware became the franchise leader in sacks (117), was named to […]

     
  • Steve Kerr to Miss Game Four, Possibly Longer

    Steve Kerr to Miss Game Four, Possibly Longer

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA April 23, 2017 at 11:29 pm 0 comments

    Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Sunday he won’t return to the sideline until he can find a remedy for the painful symptoms he’s experiencing due to complications from back surgery almost two years ago. He acknowledged this could keep him out the remainder of the playoffs. “This is […]

     
  • Blake Griffin Done for Post Season After Toe Injury

    Blake Griffin Done for Post Season After Toe Injury

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA April 22, 2017 at 11:55 pm 0 comments

    The Los Angeles Clippers again will be tasked with winning in the postseason without Blake Griffin. Less than 12 hours after rallying for a crucial first-round Game 3 victory over the Utah Jazz, the Clippers announced Saturday morning that Griffin will miss the remainder of the postseason because of a […]

     
  • Madison Bumgarner Injured in Dirt Bike Accident, Goes on DL

    Madison Bumgarner Injured in Dirt Bike Accident, Goes on DL

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB April 21, 2017 at 11:57 pm 0 comments

    San Francisco Giants ace Madison Bumgarner was placed on the disabled list for the first time in his career after suffering injuries to his ribs and throwing shoulder in a dirt bike accident, the team announced Friday. Bumgarner, who has led the Giants to three World Series titles, suffered bruised […]