12 June 2015

What does the future hold for the Coyotes now?

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The drama in the desert will never end, apparently. On Wednesday evening, the Glendale city council, in a 5-2 vote, decided to end the Arizona Coyotes' lease at Gila River Arena, leaving the franchise's future in doubt. This decision came two years after the city council approved a 15-year, $225 million lease agreement in which the city pays the organization $15 million a year to use the arena.

But once again, the future of the organization seems tenuous at best.

2015 MLB on Fox Announcers & Distribution: June 13th

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Saturday night is Baseball Night in America once again on Fox at 7:00 Eastern. Three games, featuring action from Camden Yards, Wrigley Field and AT&T Park, will comprise the schedule. Continue reading to see which game you will be getting and who will be calling it for this week's MLB on Fox action.

2015 NBA Mock Draft: 4th Edition

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We are now inside of two weeks from the 2015 NBA Draft and with that in mind, here is my fourth mock draft. Enjoy.

11 June 2015

2015 NHL Coaching Carousel: Grading the Hires

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Seven NHL franchises have changed their head man this offseason and while most of the teams changing coaches came from teams missing the playoffs (some not being anywhere close), there was one team in the playoffs that will have a new coach. How did these teams do in their coaching searches? Here's my analysis for each.

2015 U.S. Open: TV Schedule & Announcers

The U.S. Open commences in one week from Chambers Bay. Not only will this be the first Open at the public course in University Place, Washington, it will also be the first notable golf tournament to be broadcasted by Fox Sports. Almost two years later after winning the rights, it still is stunning that Fox will be roaring onto the golf stage with golf's national championship but here we are.

Let's take a look at the television schedule and announcing crew for the 115th U.S. Open Championship.

09 June 2015

The Royals are poised to make history at the All-Star Game

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Major League Baseball released on Monday night an update of the voting results for the American League for the 2015 All-Star Game and quite frankly, the Kansas City Royals are running away with it. In fact, they are doing so well with the voting that they seemed poised to make some history next month in Cincinnati.

08 June 2015

The Open Championship is headed to NBC Sports

Thanks to their stunning loss of the U.S. Open to Fox Sports, 2015 is the first year that NBC is without major golf since 1994. However, that will change come 2017 2016 as NBC Sports will become the official broadcaster of the Open Championship, or the British Open. It will be a 12-year contract and NBC will be succeeding ESPN, who has been covering the Open exclusively since 2010 when it took over weekend coverage from ABC (who had been covering it since 1962).