Home Field Advantage: Does it Exist?

Home field advantage is a trope we hear regularly. It leads us to term some stadiums and arenas as, ‘fortresses,’ or, ‘impenetrable.’ In fact, home field advantage is something that traces a long way back. Niccolo Macchiavelli wrote about it in his military treatise, “The Prince.” Macchiavelli observed that, during times of war, nations and…

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MLB: Top 5 First Basemen

With the Super Bowl now in the rearview mirror, baseball is next up to bat to start its season. Pitchers and catchers report in less than a week, and America’s pastime will be in full swing before we know it. That being said, here’s a look at the MLB’s top five first basemen heading into…

AAF Week 1 Recap

The Alliance of American Football (AAF) season began this past Saturday. For some, it looked like bad football with minimal offense. For others, it was seen as a more than capable substitute for the NFL until that action kicks back up this summer. Before we delve into the games, let’s talk about the league as a whole. The…

UFC 234 Main Event Recap: Where Do We Go Next

After a thrilling main event at UFC 234 in Melbourne, Australia, Israel “The Last Stylebender” Adesanya’s hand was raised as the victor. He and Anderson “The Spider” Silva slugged it out for three solid rounds. The fight remained standing for the majority and featured some high-level striking. Adesanya, for the most part, was able to…

MLB: DH And The AL’s Development Edge

On Tuesday, Ken Rosenthal and Maury Brown both had articles noting the possibility of across-the-board designated hitter (DH) in MLB. Most tend to lean toward the popularity or effectiveness of the new adjustments. However, we’ll instead look at how the American League (AL) currently have a player development edge with the use of the DH…

NBA: Teams Looking to Make a Run After the All-Star Break

The All-Star break is known for making and “breaking” teams. Some perform better, some perform worse, some stay the same. A recent example of the ups and downs of the NBA seasons is after the break in 2016-2017. The Miami Heat went on a historic second-half run. Miami arrived at the break 11-30, but ended…

NFL: Top 10 2019 NFL Free Agents

The 2019 NFL free agent market is flush with defensive talent. Particularly if a team has holes on the Defensive Line or at Safety. A few of the following players will get slapped with the franchise tag, but as of today, they are free agents. 10.) Brandon Graham – DE Graham is entering his 10th…

NBA: Should the New Orleans Pelicans Re-locate?

The New Orleans Pelicans have not had the best few weeks. Recently, superstar Anthony Davis demanded a trade as voiced his opinion that he has no desire to re-sign. If the team were to trade Davis, should they just move elsewhere? When it comes to attendance the Pelicans have been anything but outstanding in that…

National Signing Day Winners and Losers

Winners Alabama The rich get richer, don’t they? 247sports gave the Crimson Tide the No. 1 recruiting class as the SEC champions reclaim the top spot after falling to fifth last year. The Tide racked up 23 four-star recruits, which is by far the most of any school. One of the highlights of the day…