Archive for May, 2017

  • Cleveland Cavaliers Finally Lose in 2017 NBA Playoffs

    Cleveland Cavaliers Finally Lose in 2017 NBA Playoffs

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA May 21, 2017 at 11:38 pm 0 comments

    After a blistering 10-0 start to their 2017 NBA playoff run that has seen them annihilate all comers, the Cleveland Cavaliers dropped game three of the Eastern Conference Finals to the Boston Celtics after an Avery Bradley three pointer put the game away with less than a second to go […]

     
  • Isaiah Thomas Out for the Playoffs With Hip Injury

    Isaiah Thomas Out for the Playoffs With Hip Injury

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA May 20, 2017 at 11:37 pm 0 comments

    Earlier this month, my co-host on the Friday show David Hastings asked if I thought both the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors would lose more than a combined four games on their road to the finals when both were a game away from advancing past their respective conference semifinals. […]

     
  • Finalists for NBA Awards Announced Friday

    Finalists for NBA Awards Announced Friday

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA May 19, 2017 at 11:41 pm 0 comments

    The NBA Most Valuable Player award will come down to Russell Westbrook, James Harden and Kawhi Leonard. LeBron James will not be in the mix. James was left out of the running Friday night when the NBA announced three finalists for each of its six major awards. It’s the first […]

     
  • All-NBA Teams Announced Thursday

    All-NBA Teams Announced Thursday

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA May 18, 2017 at 11:32 pm 0 comments

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James has been named to the All-NBA first team for a record-tying 11th time, and Houston’s James Harden is the lone player to be a unanimous first-team selection this season. James matches the mark set by Kobe Bryant and Karl Malone. Joining Harden and James on […]

     
  • LeGarrette Blount Signs With Philadelphia Eagles

    LeGarrette Blount Signs With Philadelphia Eagles

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL May 17, 2017 at 11:50 pm 0 comments

    The Philadelphia Eagles has agreed to a one-year deal with former New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount, the team announced on Wednesday. A source told ESPN’s Josina Anderson that the deal is worth up to $2.8 million, with a base value of $1.25 million and incentives worth upward of […]

     
  • Boston Celtics Nab #1 Pick in 2017 NBA Draft Via Brooklyn Nets

    Boston Celtics Nab #1 Pick in 2017 NBA Draft Via Brooklyn Nets

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA May 16, 2017 at 11:55 pm 0 comments

    The NBA’s two most storied franchises were big winners on Tuesday night as the Boston Celtics won the NBA draft lottery and the top overall pick with the Los Angeles Lakers landing the second pick. Less than 24 hours after outlasting the Washington Wizards in Game 7 to reach the […]

     
  • Boston Celtics Knock Out Washington Wizards in Game Seven

    Boston Celtics Knock Out Washington Wizards in Game Seven

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA May 15, 2017 at 11:55 pm 0 comments

    Isaiah Thomas said he didn’t feel any pressure entering the first Game 7 of his career. His play backed up his confidence and with the help of Kelly Olynyk and the Boston Celtics bench, Thomas earned the biggest win of his career. Thomas scored 29 points and had 12 assists, […]

     
  • Derek Jeter’s Number 2 Retired by New York Yankees

    Derek Jeter’s Number 2 Retired by New York Yankees

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 14, 2017 at 11:44 pm 0 comments

    Upon having his No. 2 retired by the New York Yankees in a pregame ceremony Sunday night, a thankful Derek Jeter said he would not want to be anybody else. “There isn’t a person or player I would trade places with that’s playing now or ever,” Jeter said, addressing the […]

     
  • NFLPA Possibly Preparing for 2021 Work Stoppage

    NFLPA Possibly Preparing for 2021 Work Stoppage

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL May 13, 2017 at 11:05 pm 0 comments

    The NFL’s current collective bargaining agreement is set to expire in early 2021, and it looks like the NFL Player’s Association is already preparing for a potential work stoppage. According to Tom Pelissero of USA Today, the NFLPA’s board of representatives have approved a plan that would set aside millions […]

     
  • Jeurys Familia Could be Out for Season After Blood Clot Surgery

    Jeurys Familia Could be Out for Season After Blood Clot Surgery

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB May 12, 2017 at 11:55 pm 0 comments

    New York Mets closer Jeurys Familia could miss the rest of the season after undergoing surgery to repair a blood clot in his pitching arm. General manager Sandy Alderson told reporters that Familia had the surgery earlier Friday in St. Louis and will miss “several months.” Alderson said he did […]