USA: The World Cup and Soccer more generally

7/9/14 in Soccer   |   Trokspot   |   65 respect

We are in the midst of one of the world's biggest sporting events - the World Cup.  This is an event that only happens every four years, a...

Texas A&M Remains a Mystery Heading Into 2014 Season

7/9/14 in NCAAF   |   BlakeLovell   |   86 respect

We all seem to be in agreement when it comes to what we should expect from certain teams in the SEC this season.  Alabama? It'll once a...

The myriad ways UCLA can use new double-threat commit Stephen Johnson III

7/10/14 in NCAAF   |   JoeKukura   |   492 respect

2014 is shaping up to be a heck of a season year for UCLA Bruins football, but suddenly so is 2015. UCLA nabbed a commitment from San Leandro's...

Argentina will meet Germany for World Cup Final

7/10/14 in Soccer   |   Debi_L   |   11868 respect

The humiliation of Brazil by Germany was followed today with a competition that ended in double zeroes.   That's right.  Argentina...

Carmelo Anthony will return to the Knicks, reports NY Daily News

7/9/14 in NBA   |   JoeKukura   |   492 respect

Carmelo Anthony will announce his return to the New York Knicks on Thursday, reports the New York Daily News. No he will not, reports ESPN. We have...

Has there ever been a more depressing loss than Brazil's 7-1 flogging at the hands of Germany?

7/9/14 in Soccer   |   Pat   |   5233 respect

There are losses. There are devastating losses. And then there's Brazil's 7-1 loss to Germany in the World Cup semifinals. There may...

The Celtics are acquiring more assets, and the Cavaliers are clearing up even more cap space

7/9/14 in NBA   |   Pat   |   5233 respect

The Boston Celtics are continuing their pursuit of first round picks, trading for a Cavaliers' first rounder that is top-10 protected through 2...

Why We Shouldn't Discount Florida in 2014

7/8/14 in NCAAF   |   BlakeLovell   |   86 respect

Almost all of us would agree that the Florida Gators were not the Florida Gators in 2013. At least not the Gators that we've come to expect ove...

Predicting the Top 5 Games on the 2014 SEC Schedule

7/8/14 in NCAAF   |   BlakeLovell   |   86 respect

There is sure to be plenty of drama and excitement surrounding the 2014 SEC season. But hey, what's new, right? Considering all the cra...

Subban files for arbitration

7/7/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   21 respect

Montreal Canadien's  defenceman, P.K. Subban is among 20 players in the NHL who has filed for arbitration. Why is this significant?&nbs...

Is it possible that LeBron could be a Cavalier next year?

7/8/14 in NBA   |   ellenpiehl   |   21 respect

ESPN is reporting that NBA superstar, LeBron James is possibly headed back to Cleveland. Rumor has it that James is thinking about signing wit...

Washington Redskins continue to defend name

7/8/14 in NFL   |   Debi_L   |   11868 respect

The Washington Redskins have been around for decades, and the name is a big part of the team.  However, they are continually under pressure to...

Five Opponents I'd Like to See on Notre Dame's Schedule

7/7/14 in NCAAF   |   JonWitte   |   11 respect

Creating a college football schedule is intricate. There are many different factors that play a role such as conference obligations, tradition, mon...

Ole Miss Wide Receiver Laquon Treadwell Poised for Huge Year

7/7/14 in NCAAF   |   BlakeLovell   |   86 respect

The Ole Miss Rebels figure to make some noise in the SEC West during the 2014 season. After all, the Rebels have one of the most talented roster...

Can the Badgers Win Big in the 4th Quarter Again in 2014?

7/7/14 in NCAAF   |   zrastall   |   5 respect

Though the Wisconsin Badgers finished last season with a good but not great record of 9-4, they did tend to completely dominate their opponents in ...