NFL Week 1: Team Tiers

Playing in the NFL is like trying to climb Mt. Everest. Without the right preparation, and the stars aligning, it is almost impossible to get very far. Many people get to base camp, but not much further, for one reason or another. Only the best and most prepared make it all the way to the…

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FIBA World Cup: Why did the top Canadians sit out?

On Tuesday, Canada was eliminated from the FIBA World Cup after losing to Lithuania 92-69, which was preceded by a loss at the hands of Australia, 108-92. The Canadian roster for the 2019 FIBA World Cup boasts just two current NBA players, Cory Joseph of the Sacramento Kings and Khem Birch from the Orlando Magic….

Making a Good Football Movie

There is a scarcity of good football movies in our lives. While many are enjoyable, we are deprived of any that hold a candle to the best that exist in other sports. There are many documentaries, or documentary series that are good. But where is the fiction? What could we do to change that? Here…

NFL: Potential New York Jets GM Candidates

After firing Mike Maccagnan as their General Manager, the New York Jets began the search for his replacement. A few names surfaced quickly, but after going through three GMs in the last seven years, they need to get this hire right. Complicating matters is new Head Coach Adam Gase, who seems to be intent on…

Portland TrailBlazers: A Playoff Cinderella?

No, Portland is not a playoff Cinderella this year. The Blazers deserve to be in the Western Conference Finals and would even be deserving of an NBA Finals bid. Led by Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum, Portland has proven all year that they are capable of what they are doing currently. Missing Piece For the…

NHL: Where do the Leafs go now?

After a Game 7 loss to the Boston Bruins in the first round for the second straight season, the Toronto Maple Leafs are in a tough spot. They have two players earning over $10 million dollars next year (Matthews, Tavares) and possibly a third player when rising superstar Mitch Marner signs a contract extension this…

NFL: NFC South Team Needs

The NFC South is one of the more stable divisions in the NFL. All of the four teams have a Quarterback that has been with the team for a while. Aside from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers undergoing a change at Head Coach, there haven’t been any recent regime changes either. But in the 2019 NFL…

NBA: Top 5 players this season

As another NBA regular season winds down, MVP discussions start to heat up while the top five players are voted on. Here are five guys that will be on the tips of everyone’s tongues this month. Stephen Curry Win Shares 8.8 Year after year Stephen Curry is the most efficient scorer in the league. After…

MLB: The Angels Pulled Off Highway Robbery

The greatest player in all of baseball just got robbed ladies and gentlemen by the Los Angeles Angels of all teams. MLB insider, Jeff Passan, broke the news that Mike Trout reached a deal worth $430 million for the next 12 seasons with the Halos. This is the biggest heist since Jerry Reinsdorf when he…