My Favorite Time Of Year

2 hours ago in NFL   |   ellenpiehl   |   14 respect

This is my favorite time of year when it comes to sports. As I write this blog, I have the Rice/Notre Dame game on.  With just 1:30 to...

Bad Moon Rising

14 hours ago in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 respect

There's a difference between a bad beat and a big beatdown.  The first is what we call a game we probably should have won.  The latte...

Who's Better: Patrick Kane Or Phil Kessel

Yesterday in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   14 respect

I just came across an article on Sportnet.ca which asked a simple question.  Who would you want on your team?  Patrick Kane of the Chicag...

Kids In America

Yesterday in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 respect

The Cubs were an unfortunate selection yesterday.  The kids just didn't have any spark.  I guess they figured they really didn't ...

Turn The Page

8/28/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 respect

Last night's loss with the Nats certainly isn't anything to jump off a high building over, but it did point out the weakness of that club.&...

Another NHL Team In Toronto? I Don't Think So

8/27/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   14 respect

The big news today involves a rumor swirling around that the National Hockey League is expanding in 2017. Toronto, Quebec, a...

Rockin' Pneumonia

8/27/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 respect

Last night's overall numbers weren't great, but I got mine.  That's all that matters.  It was a pretty easy win too, and that...

Play The Game

8/26/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 respect

An easy night just sitting back with my feet up.  There's a full schedule tonight though, and it looks like it's time to get back to w...

Anderson Signs A Three-Year Extension With The Sens

8/25/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   14 respect

NHL goal tender, Craig Anderson has signed a three-year contract extension with the Ottawa Senators worth $12.6 million Born Craig Peter Anderso...

No Show

8/25/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 respect

It's really very simple.  If you don't hit, you don't win.  That's what happened to the Orioles yesterday.  Miguel G...

The Girl In The Moon

8/24/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 respect

The Big Man is looking down with favor lately.  The stars are all aligned properly.  It's white knuckle time whenever that Tigers bul...

Cuban Defector Signs With Bosox

8/23/14 in MLB   |   ellenpiehl   |   14 respect

The Boston Red Sox have just signed Cuban defector, Rusney Castillo to a $72.5 million contract. This probably seems to be a lot for a player th...

I Tried To Believe

8/23/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 respect

Yovanni Gallardo just didn't have it last night.  That's one of the things we always have to be concerned with in any game, and that&#...

Sharks To Enter Training Camp On A Clean Slate

8/22/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   14 respect

Report: The San Jose Sharks have stripped Joe Thornton of the captain's "C' and are going into training camp without a captain. The...

Eyes Wide Open

8/22/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 respect

I often refer to an early game in the midweek or on Saturday as "sneaking in to steal one", but the reality of the situation from yesterd...