Archive for March, 2018

  • Dwight Howard Becomes First Player Since 2010 to go 30-30

    Dwight Howard Becomes First Player Since 2010 to go 30-30

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA March 21, 2018 at 11:02 pm 0 comments

    Charlotte Hornets center Dwight Howard did something Wednesday night seen only one other time in the past 36 years. With a rebound in the final seconds of a 111-105 victory at the Brooklyn Nets, Howard finished with 32 points and 30 boards to become the first player since 2010 — […]

     
  • Charlie Ebersol Plans to Start Alliance of American Football League

    Charlie Ebersol Plans to Start Alliance of American Football League

    Mike Aglialoro, Other March 20, 2018 at 11:57 pm 0 comments

    While Vince McMahon promises to bring back a revamped XFL in 2020, a son of McMahon’s partner in the original short-lived XFL venture said his football league will come first. And some big NFL names will be involved. Charlie Ebersol, who directed a documentary on the XFL that aired last […]

     
  • Orlando Scandrick Signs Two-Year Deal With Redskins After Cowboys’ Release

    Orlando Scandrick Signs Two-Year Deal With Redskins After Cowboys’ Release

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL March 19, 2018 at 11:46 pm 0 comments

    The Washington Redskins signed cornerback Orlando Scandrick on Monday. Terms were not disclosed but it’s two-year deal worth up to $10 million, a source said. Scandrick, 31, was released by the Dallas Cowboys on Saturday, granting his request to become a free agent. With Washington, Scandrick will compete to start […]

     
  • Raiders Trade Cordarrelle Patterson to Patriots

    Raiders Trade Cordarrelle Patterson to Patriots

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL March 18, 2018 at 11:40 pm 0 comments

    The New England Patriots are acquiring receiver/returner Cordarrelle Patterson from the Oakland Raiders in a trade, with the teams expected to swap late-round draft picks, a league source confirmed to ESPN’s Field Yates. Barstool Sports first reported that Patterson was expected to be traded to New England. Ian Rapoport of […]

     
  • Jets Trade Three Second-Round Picks to Colts for No. 3 Pick

    Jets Trade Three Second-Round Picks to Colts for No. 3 Pick

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL March 17, 2018 at 11:33 pm 0 comments

    The New York Jets shook up the top of the NFL draft on Saturday morning, completing a blockbuster trade with the Indianapolis Colts that will put them in better position to select a potential franchise quarterback. The Jets moved up three spots to No. 3, while sending the No. 6 […]

     
  • UMBC Knocks Off Virginia in Historic NCAA Victory

    UMBC Knocks Off Virginia in Historic NCAA Victory

    College, Mike Aglialoro March 16, 2018 at 11:21 pm 0 comments

    The University of Maryland-Baltimore County stunned the sports world by pulling off the most surprising upset in college basketball history, trouncing Virginia 74-54 on Friday night to become the first No. 16 seed ever to beat a No. 1 seed in the men’s NCAA Tournament. The Retrievers secured their underdog […]

     
  • Oakland Raiders Sign Jordy Nelson, Doug Martin, Cut Michael Crabtree

    Oakland Raiders Sign Jordy Nelson, Doug Martin, Cut Michael Crabtree

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL March 15, 2018 at 11:12 pm 0 comments

    On Tuesday nights episode of This Is SportsZone (live every week on Tuesday’s at 9 pm est on http://i95sportsnetwork.com), Erich Tresler hypothesized that Jordy Nelson, who was announced to be released by the Green Bay Packers, would be a good fit with the Oakland Raiders. On Thursday, the Raiders agreed, […]

     
  • AJ McCarron Signs Two-Year Deal With Buffalo Bills

    AJ McCarron Signs Two-Year Deal With Buffalo Bills

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL March 14, 2018 at 11:01 pm 0 comments

    The Buffalo Bills have signed quarterback AJ McCarron to a two-year deal, the team announced Wednesday. McCarron’s contract has a base value of $10 million and can be worth up to $16.5 million if he reaches playing-time incentives, a source said. The deal includes $6 million guaranteed, per source. McCarron […]

     
  • Kirk Cousins Signs Three-Year, Fully Guaranteed Deal With Vikings

    Kirk Cousins Signs Three-Year, Fully Guaranteed Deal With Vikings

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL March 13, 2018 at 11:56 pm 0 comments

    Former Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins plans to sign a three-year, fully guaranteed $84 million contract with the Minnesota Vikings on Thursday, sources tell ESPN’s Adam Schefter. The landmark deal will make Cousins the highest-paid quarterback in the league. Cousins, 29, has been one of the NFL’s most productive quarterbacks […]

     
  • Case Keenum to Sign With Denver Broncos

    Case Keenum to Sign With Denver Broncos

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL March 12, 2018 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    For the second time in the past seven years, the Denver Broncos have roared into free agency to fix a quarterback problem. In 2012, it was Peyton Manning. This year, it’s Case Keenum. Sources told ESPN’s Adam Schefter the Broncos will reel in Keenum, 30, to be their quarterback of […]