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  • 2014 NBA Playoffs – Conference Semifinals Preview

    2014 NBA Playoffs – Conference Semifinals Preview

    NBA, Tom Lembo May 4, 2014 at 8:30 pm 0 comments

    The best first round in many years ended Sunday with two do-or-die game 7’s in a first round that saw five of the eight series go the distance. There’s no rest for the weary as the Conference Semifinals begin Monday May 5th. I went 6-2 with my picks last time. […]

  • The Moment : Mayweather vs. Maidana Preview and Predictions

    The Moment : Mayweather vs. Maidana Preview and Predictions

    Boxing, Tom Lembo April 29, 2014 at 12:00 am 0 comments

    This Saturday night the sports world gets its biannual view at the best boxer on the planet, Floyd Mayweather Jr., as he takes on Marcos Maidana in the main event of a four fight pay-per-view from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event is also being shown in […]

  • True Legend: Bernard Hopkins

    True Legend: Bernard Hopkins

    Boxing, Tom Lembo April 22, 2014 at 10:04 am 0 comments

    He wasn’t supposed to make it through prison In 1988 at 23 years old Bernard Hopkins was released from Graterford State Prison in Perkiomen, Pennsylvania, thirty miles northwest of his hometown in North Philadelphia. He was busted for armed robbery and there were two ways his life could go from […]

  • 2014 NBA Playoffs- Round One Preview

    2014 NBA Playoffs- Round One Preview

    NBA, Tom Lembo April 17, 2014 at 11:48 pm 0 comments

    The marathon NBA regular season is over and it’s time for round one of the playoffs beginning Saturday April 19th. I will give my prediction and breakdown of each of the eight series in round one. EASTERN CONFERENCE #1 Indiana Pacers vs #8 Atlanta Hawks Atlanta is the only team […]

  • Boxing’s Top 10 Upcoming Fights

    Boxing’s Top 10 Upcoming Fights

    Boxing, Tom Lembo April 16, 2014 at 5:27 pm 0 comments

    After one of boxing’s biggest weekends of 2014 which saw Manny Pacquiao reclaim his welterweight title in a decision win over Timothy Bradley Jr, the second quarter of the year gets underway, and it’s the perfect time to reset and go over the best fights to look forward to in the coming […]

  • Pacquiao-Bradley II Preview

    Pacquiao-Bradley II Preview

    Boxing, Tom Lembo April 9, 2014 at 8:27 am 2 comments

    June 9, 2012 is a date that will forever be remembered by boxing fans as one of the worst decisions by a group of judges in a high-profile fight ever. Duane Ford and C.J. Ross scored the first fight between Manny Pacquiao (55-5-2, 38 KO) and Timothy Bradley Jr. (31-0, […]

  • Fixing the Fight Game

    Fixing the Fight Game

    Boxing, Tom Lembo March 27, 2014 at 12:20 pm 0 comments

    by Tom Lembo Boxing is dead. That’s the old cliche and some sports fans have heard it so often and began repeating the mantra so many times that without any knowledge or research to support the claim, it’s believed to be true. The fact is boxing will never die. Not […]

  • The Young Quarterback’s Club

    The Young Quarterback’s Club

    NFL, Tom Lembo March 20, 2014 at 8:24 pm 2 comments

    By Tom Lembo No position in professional sports is more critical than the starting quarterback of an NFL franchise. You can win big without a top quarterback on occasion but it’s rare and requires the support of all-time elite special teams and defenses like the 2000 Baltimore Ravens quarterbacked by […]

  • Death of a Season: The 2013-14 New York Knicks

    Death of a Season: The 2013-14 New York Knicks

    NBA, Tom Lembo March 8, 2014 at 3:06 pm 1 comment

    The New York Knicks season and future is a complete mess. Anyone can see it clear as day, all you need is a newspaper to see the 22-40 record or a television to see the awful product they put on the floor night in, night out. They had lost seven […]

  • The Power of Money

    The Power of Money

    Boxing, Tom Lembo March 1, 2014 at 9:42 pm 0 comments

    In the world of professional boxing one man gets to call all of the shots and make or break the names of up-and-coming fighters. Floyd “Money” Mayweather (45-0, 26 KO) is the recognized best pound-for-pound fighter in the world and the next best thing to being him, is fighting him. […]