Hockey’s Cinderella

The Knights In their first playoff series, the Vegas Golden Knights were nearly perfect. It took them just seven calendar days to defeat the Kings four times. They won each matchup by one goal (1-0, 2-1, 3-2, 1-0) and allowed only three goals in doing

NBA: Who watches the playoffs?

Not the mainstream media. Sixers finish 3rd in NBA merchandise sales behind Warriors and Cavs Umm… Stephen Curry, Golden State Warriors once again tops in NBA merchandise sales What is this? Here are the NBA players with the best-selling jerseys.  Really? Yes, really. It’s the

5 Things I Think, 16 April 2018

Brad’s Five Things 1- Weekly NFL Item: I think waiving Dez Bryant was very un-Cowboy-like The Dallas Cowboys cut ProBowl wideout Dez Bryant from their roster in a move that . . . makes a lot of sense. Ever since Jimmy Johnson left I feel

Sunday NBA Roundup, 15 April 2018

As I wrote yesterday, the NBA playoffs are underway, so let’s hit the highlights from the four series that contested Game 1 on Saturday. San Antonio Spurs @ Golden State Warriors (-8) Result: Warriors 113, Spurs 92; Dubs covered Chris and I tried to watch

2018 NBA Playoffs: First Round Picks

We survived the 82-game regular season slog and our reward is eight interesting matchups, four of which start today. To the picks! Western Conference 1  Houston Rockets vs. 8 Minnesota Timberwolves Minnesota ended the longest active playoff drought by qualifying for the postseason this year.

Champions League Recap

Well, our picks were pretty bad, but that’s the nature of this competition sometimes. The draw for the final four took place today and it was a doozy. Bayern gets Madrid and Liverpool gets Roma! This means that either Liverpool or Roma will be in

Forget the NBA, it’s all about the NFL Draft

Brad’s been lamenting the fact that I haven’t written much about the NBA this year, but the NBA regular season is bloated with meaningless, uninteresting blow outs. Bring back the hand check rule beyond the arc, and show me some defense and I’ll tune into

2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs: First Round Picks

The best playoffs of the major professional sports in America start today! There is nothing like playoff hockey and we have some great matchups this year. Things get going with three games today and five more tomorrow so let’s make some picks! Western Conference Winnipeg

UEFA Champions League Picks – Round of 8, Second Leg

The first leg of the Champions League quarters is over and it wasn’t all that competitive. Our picks were decent, but we’re here to do even better today. Here are our expert selections! Tuesday Matches Liverpool (+520) @ Manchester City (-211) ; Draw (+405) Lirsen’s Pick: I was impressed