Archive for February, 2018

  • Cleveland Cavaliers Shake Up Roster With 3 Deals at Trade Deadline

    Cleveland Cavaliers Shake Up Roster With 3 Deals at Trade Deadline

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 8, 2018 at 2:15 pm 0 comments

    With their season floundering, the Cleveland Cavaliers needed a major shakeup, and as the NBA Trade Deadline neared on Thursday they did so, trading away Isaiah Thomas, Channing Frye, Dwyane Wade, Iman Shumpert, Jae Crowder, and Derrick Rose in three separate deals that saw them add younger, more athletic players […]

     
  • New York Knicks Trade Willy Hernangomez to Charlotte Hornets

    New York Knicks Trade Willy Hernangomez to Charlotte Hornets

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 7, 2018 at 11:36 pm 0 comments

    The New York Knicks traded disgruntled center Willy Hernangomez to the Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday. The team also plans to aggressively pursue younger players and draft picks ahead of Thursday’s trade deadline in the wake of Kristaps Porzingis’ season-ending injury, league sources told ESPN. New York received forward Johnny O’Bryant […]

     
  • Kristaps Porzingis Tears ACL, Out for Season

    Kristaps Porzingis Tears ACL, Out for Season

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 6, 2018 at 11:57 pm 0 comments

    An MRI confirmed that All-Star forward Kristaps Porzingis tore the ACL in his left knee Tuesday night during a 103-89 home loss to the Milwaukee Bucks, the New York Knicks announced. The injury occurred three minutes into the second quarter when Porzingis landed on Giannis Antetokounmpo’s foot after converting a […]

     
  • Todd Frazier Signs Two-Year Deal With New York Mets

    Todd Frazier Signs Two-Year Deal With New York Mets

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB February 5, 2018 at 11:46 pm 0 comments

    Free-agent third baseman Todd Frazier has signed a two-year, $17 million deal with the Mets, a source told ESPN’s Jerry Crasnick. The deal, first reported by The Athletic, is pending a physical. With the signing, Asdrubal Cabrera is expected to be the Mets’ starting second baseman in 2018. Frazier, 31, […]

     
  • Philadelphia Eagles Beat New England Patriots for First Super Bowl Win

    Philadelphia Eagles Beat New England Patriots for First Super Bowl Win

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL February 4, 2018 at 11:35 pm 0 comments

    As their delirious fans sang their theme song and their owner lifted the Lombardi Trophy, the Philadelphia Eagles finally could breathe freely. The Eagles finally got their first Super Bowl win after beating Tom Brady and the New England Patriots in a thrilling Super Bowl that rewrote the offensive record […]

     
  • Ray Lewis, Randy Moss, TO, Lead 2018 Pro Football HOF Class

    Ray Lewis, Randy Moss, TO, Lead 2018 Pro Football HOF Class

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL February 3, 2018 at 11:22 pm 0 comments

    It will be one of the youngest groups in the history of the Pro Football Hall of Fame as Ray Lewis, Randy Moss and Brian Urlacher were all selected Saturday for enshrinement in the class of 2018. All three players were in their first year of eligibility and join Terrell […]

     
  • Ozzie Newsome to Step Down as Ravens GM After 2018 Season

    Ozzie Newsome to Step Down as Ravens GM After 2018 Season

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL February 2, 2018 at 11:11 pm 0 comments

    Ozzie Newsome will step down as the Baltimore Ravens general manager after the 2018 season and Eric DeCosta will replace him. Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti first announced the change at general manager at the annual “State of the Ravens” address Friday. Newsome, 61, made the decision to hand over top […]

     
  • Nikola Mirotic Finally Traded to New Orleans Pelicans

    Nikola Mirotic Finally Traded to New Orleans Pelicans

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 1, 2018 at 11:57 pm 0 comments

    The New Orleans Pelicans acquired Chicago Bulls forward Nikola Mirotic on Thursday after a stalled attempt on Wednesday. The Pelicans were able to complete the deal once they decided to guarantee the $12.5 million team option on Mirotic’s contract next season, which allowed the Bulls to complete the trade without […]