Archive for July, 2017

  • Miami Marlins Attempt to Seize Fan-Owned Building

    Miami Marlins Attempt to Seize Fan-Owned Building

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB July 10, 2017 at 11:24 pm 0 comments

    The Miami Marlins are trying to seize a $725,000 commercial building owned by a fan in an ongoing dispute between team owner Jeffrey Loria and season-ticket holders who say Loria didn’t keep his promises, according to court records obtained by New Times. According to the paper, the Marlins have sued […]

     
  • NFLPA Discussing Alternative League In Case of Lockout

    NFLPA Discussing Alternative League In Case of Lockout

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL July 9, 2017 at 11:57 pm 0 comments

    The NFL’s been operating on the latest CBA since the 2011 season, one that saw its offseason condensed due to the lockout. The NFLPA discussed a radical option should another lockout ensue when the league and the union are involved in the next CBA negotiations, according to Jason Cole of […]

     
  • Barry Bonds Receives Plaque on SF Giants Wall of Fame

    Barry Bonds Receives Plaque on SF Giants Wall of Fame

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB July 8, 2017 at 11:35 pm 0 comments

    The San Francisco Giants honored home run king Barry Bonds with the unveiling of a plaque bearing his likeness on the team’s Wall of Fame during a pregame ceremony Saturday. Nearly 1,000 fans lined up behind barricades not far from the players’ entrance at AT&T Park to witness a 40-minute […]

     
  • Terry Francona Undergoes Heart Surgey, Will Miss All-Star Game

    Terry Francona Undergoes Heart Surgey, Will Miss All-Star Game

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB July 7, 2017 at 11:18 pm 0 comments

    Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona will not manage in the All-Star Game after undergoing a heart procedure on Thursday, the team announced. Francona underwent a cardiac ablation procedure for an irregular heartbeat, the Indians said in a statement. Francona is resting at the Cleveland Clinic. Francona will be replaced in […]

     
  • Memphis Grizzles Plan to Retire Zach Randolph’s No. 50

    Memphis Grizzles Plan to Retire Zach Randolph’s No. 50

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA July 6, 2017 at 11:54 pm 0 comments

    The Memphis Grizzles have only been in existence for 22 seasons, and have yet to have a player make such a lasting contribution that he garnered having his number retired. That will change this season, as the franchise announced Thursday that the first number they will retire will be the […]

     
  • Nick Young Joins Warriors on One Year Deal

    Nick Young Joins Warriors on One Year Deal

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA July 5, 2017 at 11:47 pm 0 comments

    Free-agent guard Nick Young has agreed to a one-year, $5.2 million deal with the Golden State Warriors, his agent, Mark Bartelstein, told ESPN. For the defending NBA champions, Young, 32, is a coup of a signing for the franchise’s midlevel exception. Young had a revival season for the Los Angeles […]

     
  • 2017 NBA Offseason Tracker

    2017 NBA Offseason Tracker

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA July 4, 2017 at 1:07 am 0 comments

    With the official start of the 2017-18 NBA season beginning on July 1st, 2017, it is once again time for our annual NBA offseason tracker. This will include all moves that were announced from July 30th forward (so this list will not include the trades of Chris Paul, Brook Lopez, […]

     
  • Umpire Angel Hernandez Sue MLB Over Discrimination

    Umpire Angel Hernandez Sue MLB Over Discrimination

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB July 3, 2017 at 11:43 pm 0 comments

    MLB umpire Angel Hernandez is suing the league and the commissioner’s office, alleging that a long-simmering personal vendetta between him and Joe Torre, as well as racial discrimination, has hindered his career advancement. In the suit filed Monday in Ohio, Hernandez claims that Torre, MLB’s chief baseball officer, is holding […]

     
  • Paul Millsap Signs With Denver Nuggets

    Paul Millsap Signs With Denver Nuggets

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA July 2, 2017 at 11:49 pm 0 comments

    The Denver Nuggets have agreed to a three-year, $90 million contract with star forward Paul Millsap, sources told ESPN.com. The third year of the deal is a team option, sources said, which limits the Nuggets’ liability for the 32-year-old, who has made the All-Star team in each of the past […]

     
  • Andre Iguodala Returns to Golden State Warriors for Three Years

    Andre Iguodala Returns to Golden State Warriors for Three Years

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA July 1, 2017 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    After resigning Stephen Curry, Shaun Livingston, David West and having a verbal commitment from Kevin Durant, the Golden State Warriors ensured their band will be completely back together next season, as they resigned their do-everything guy, Andre Iguodala, to a three year deal worth a reported $48 million late Saturday […]