06 July 2015

2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup: Group Stage Predictions

The CONCACAF Gold Cup determines, among other things, the regional champion of the Caribbean, Central America and North America. However, this is a tournament that has only been won been won by Mexico and the United States, the defending champions save for Canada winning in 2000. It all kicks off tomorrow evening in Texas. Here are my predictions for group play for the 2015 Gold Cup.

04 July 2015

2015 FIFA Women's World Cup: Final Predictions

It has all come down to this in the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup and what better than a rematch of the classic 2011 final between Japan and the United States. We all remember what happened four years ago with Japan outlasting the U.S. in penalty kicks but can we expect this go-around? Will the Japanese be the first to repeat as champions since Germany in 2007 or will the Americans get their first title since 1999? Here's my predictions for the final.

03 July 2015

2015 MLB on Fox Announcers & Distribution: July 4th

Saturday of course is Independence Day and few things go better with America than baseball, as we all know. Fox Sports has five games on docket for Saturday night so if you're not going out to see some fireworks (I highly endorse this show in particular), you can stay in and watch some MLB action. It begins at 7:00 Eastern with action at Chavez Ravine, Great American Ballpark, Turner Field, The K and Wrigley, following Rays-Yankees on FS1.

Continue reading for which game you will be getting on your local affiliate and who will be calling Saturday night on Fox.

29 June 2015

2015 FIFA Women's World Cup: Semifinal Predictions

As the calendar shifts from June into July, we are poised to put together the match for the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup. Nobody should be too surprised by the final four teams in this tournament and we still have a legitimate chance at a rematch of the 2011 Women's World Cup Final. Who will be playing for the title on Sunday?

27 June 2015

2015 NBA Draft: Team Grades

It was going down for real on Thursday for the 2015 NBA Draft but ultimately, there was as much craziness as many folks thought there would be. In the end, how did each organization make out with their selections last night in Brooklyn? Here's my insight and analysis.

2015 MLB on Fox Announcers & Distribution: June 27th

After a hiatus last week for the U.S. Open, Baseball Night in America returns tonight on Fox. There will be action from Anaheim, Baltimore and St. Louis so which game will you be getting on your local Fox, and who will be calling it? Continue reading for all the answers.

25 June 2015

2015 FIFA Women's World Cup: Quarterfinal Predictions

Just like that, we have arrived to the Quarterfinals in the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup and it will kick off (see that pun work?) on Friday afternoon. Only eight teams remain and only four will advance to the semifinals. Who will keep their World Cup dreams alive at the end of the weekend? Here are my predictions.

2015 NBA Draft: 1st Round Grades

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The 2015 NBA Draft is tonight and by many accounts, it could get wild (I also said this a year ago). Continue reading to see my live grades for every selection tonight in Brooklyn and see if your team made out well, or if they have more work to do going forward.

2015 NBA Mock Draft: Final Edition

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The 2015 NBA Draft is tonight at 7:00 on ESPN. With that in mind, I will conclude the mock draft process with my final mock draft. Take a look.

23 June 2015

2015 NBA Coaching Carousel: Grading the Hires

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Five teams will enter the 2015-16 NBA season with a new coach and, interestingly enough, two of them are playoff teams and a third missed out by a game. How did these clubs make out in their coaching searches? Here's my analysis.