23 October 2010

The San Francisco Giants Are Going To The World Series For The First Time Since 2002


PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- San Francisco's in for a treat. The Giants are heading to the World Series.
Juan Uribe hit a tiebreaking homer off Ryan Madson with two outs in the eighth inning and the Giants held off the Philadelphia Phillies 3-2 Saturday night in Game 6 of the NL championship series.
Surprise star Cody Ross and the pitching-rich Giants reached the World Series for the first time since 2002 and will host the Texas Rangers in Game 1 on Wednesday night. The Giants have never won the championship since moving to San Francisco in 1958.

Great Moments From Awful Players: Robert "Tractor" Traylor

Known more for being fat than being good, the late Robert "Tractor" Traylor was also known for being the guy the Bucks traded Dirk Nowitski for in 1998. But as the cliché goes, "Every dog has its day." This edition of Great Moments From Awful Players features "Tractor" Traylor on March 3rd, 2003 against the Los Angeles Clippers.

Cameron Newton Continues Push For The Heisman, Leads Auburn Over LSU 24-17


Cameron Newton ran for 217 yards against one of the elite defenses in college football and now he and the Auburn Tigers are the last unbeaten team in the SEC after defeating LSU 24-17 at Jordan-Hare Stadium.

Great Moments From Awful Players: Darko Milicic

Now who can forget Darko Milicic? Drafted ahead of Carmelo Anthony, Chris Bosh, and Dwayne Wade by the Detroit Pistons in the 2003 NBA Draft, the Serbian never amounted to much of anything in the NBA in what was one of the biggest NBA draft busts of all time. But they were some moments where it seemed like he might actually be a player. There weren't much but here is one where he stuffs Tracy McGrady and Dikembe Mutombo in the same game. This edition of Great Moments From Awful Players features Darko Milicic against the Houston Rockets.

22 October 2010

The Texas Rangers Are Headed To Their First World Series



ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Their Texas-sized wait is over. The Rangers are going to the World Series.
And they got there with a win over their old nemesis, the defending champion New York Yankees.
Vladimir Guerrero drove in three runs before Nelson Cruz hit a towering, two-run homer and the Rangers beat New York 6-1 Friday night in Game 6 of the AL championship series, the biggest victory in the franchise's 50 seasons.

Great Moments From Awful Players: Chris Mihm


Anybody that follows the game of basketball knows that Chris Mihm is atrocious. But you watch this play and you just have to wonder what might have been. The first installment of Great Moments From Awful Players features Chris Mihm on December 23rd of 2007.

21 October 2010

Gus Johnson Will No Longer Do Knicks Radio


Gus Johnson is out as the radio play-by-play announcer for the New York Knicks. He had called games on Knicks radio and backup television play-by-play since 1994. And it was not due to Al Harrington leaving the team for the Denver Nuggets.

NBA 2010-2011 Preview



The NBA is back and here is what going to happen in the 2010-11 NBA season.

20 October 2010

NFL Week 7 Picks


Brett Favre is making another return to Lambeau Field. And we all know what happened last time he returned to Lambeau. Will he defeat Aaron Rodgers again or will the reeling Packers get a much needed victory. That game will be on Sunday Night Football. And I will predict that and every other game for Week 7 in the 2010 NFL Season after the jump. 

19 October 2010

College Football Week 8 Picks


For the very first time, College Gameday will be in Colombia, Missouri at Faurot Field as the Missouri Tigers, ranked 18 and undefeated, will host the #3 Oklahoma Sooners, who are currently on top of the BCS standings. Will the Tigers break through to the elite of the Big XII with a victory at home or will the Sooners prevail and march on as one of the top ranked teams in the nation? My predictions are next.

Who Are The Top Head Coaches In The NFL?



We, as fans, always ponder the decisions of the NFL head coaches. Should he have challenged that call? Why is he throwing the ball here? Should he go for it or punt? All fans think they can be an NFL coach or at least do a better job than most of the currently employed coaches. 
So who are the top head coaches in the NFL?

Check Out The John Sterling Video Of The Day


Who does not love John Sterling? He is so clever and funny in his home run calls. Since he is such a legend, I have decided to create the John Sterling Video of the Day page. I will be posting regularly either his superb calls or other people loving his calls as well. Maybe I'll mix in a little Suzyn Waldman. Since we can't get enough Suzyn Waldman, she is the icing on the cake of Yankees radio.
Anyways, check out the John Sterling Video of the Day.

18 October 2010

Week 6 Monday Night Football Preview: Titans vs. Jaguars

An AFC South rivalry will be showcased on Monday Night Football as the Tennessee Titans head down to Florida to take on the Jacksonville Jaguars. Two of the top running backs in the NFL will matchup tonight at 8:30 on ESPN. Are you ready for some football?