13 December 2012

What does Josh Hamilton's signing with the Angels mean?

For the second straight year, the Los Angeles of Anaheim have reeled in the big kahuna of free agency and once again, seemingly out of nowhere. Outfielder Josh Hamilton has agreed to a five-year, $125 million contract with the club just hours ago. Here's my analysis.

ESPN's Rob Parker gave the most ridiculous criticism of Robert Griffin III

On the weekday disaster that is First Take, the topic at hand was Robert Griffin III and his recent comments that he does not want to be defined by his race. And thus, Rob Parker gave us a pretty shocking critique of Griffin, asking if he was "a brother, or a cornball brother." Let's go to the videotape.

2012 NFL Playoffs Projections: Week 15

There is only three weeks left in the 2012 campaign and only four clubs have clinched playoff berths, meaning that there is plenty of shaking up that could go on. With that in mind, here are my projections for the NFL playoff field for week 15.

12 December 2012

With their wild spending spree, are the Los Angeles Dodgers the NL favorites?

Ned Colletti, Zach Greinke, Magic Johnson
Since the Guggenheim Partners purchased the Los Angeles Dodgers for over $2 billion from the slimeball Frank McCourt this past spring, they have given GM Ned Colletti the green light to add salary and boy has he ever. Spurred on by new ownership and an enormous television contract from FOX Sports that appears to be on the way, the team has added almost $600 million under new ownership and thanks to the expensive acquisitions this offseason of pitchers Zach Greinke and Korean import Hyun-Jin Ryu, they will have a record $230 million payroll. But will all that green free flowing in Chavez Ravine lead to the team's first title since 1988?

Watch Kyrie Irving school Dwight Howard

Kyrie Irving is pretty good. How good is he, Flo? He's so good, watch him school Dwight Howard last night in the Cavaliers' victory over the Los Angeles Lakers with this beautiful move. Let's go to the videotape.

11 December 2012

2012 NFL Week 15 Picks

One of the top games of the fifteenth week of the season will take place in Foxborough as Colin Kaepernick, Saved by the Bell cameo star Jim Harbaugh and the San Francisco 49ers will cross the country to take on the New England Patriots on Sunday night. Could this be a potential Super Bowl preview? Here is my pick for that game as well as for the 15 others this week in the NFL.

10 December 2012

2012-13 Bowl Game Predictions

Well, this is awkward
Everybody is looking forward to the BCS National Championship Game in Miami Gardens on the seventh of January but hey, we got 34 bowl games before that! With that in mind, here are my predictions for each and every bowl game this winter.

09 December 2012

2012 NFL on CBS Announcers & Distribution: Week 15

With only a few weeks left in the season, the doubleheader this Sunday on CBS is very important for the AFC playoff picture. The lead game in the early window features the Broncos visiting the Ravens in the Charm City with other folks getting Colts-Texans or Jaguars-Dolphins. The later window national game features the Steelers heading down to Arlington to face the Cowboys with others getting a real barn-barner in Chiefs-Raiders. Continue reading for announcing assignments and distribution splits. 

2012 NFL on FOX Announcers & Distribution: Week 15

It's a big singleheader this Sunday on FOX with most of the games having playoff implications for the NFC. Most of the America will see the Giants and Falcons duke it out in Atlanta, with others getting Packers-Bears, Buccaneers-Saints, Vikings-Rams, Redskins-Browns or one of the late games, Seahawks-Bills from Toronto, Lions-Cardinals or Panthers-Chargers. Continue reading for announcing assignments as well as distribution splits. 

Watch the worst free throw attempt ever

We have seen and enjoyed some truly terrible efforts on free throws but this one that occured in this high-profile collegiate matchup between Appalachian State and Western Carolina with the Mountaineers' Brian Okam on the line has to take the cake. Let's go to the videotape.