Athletes Who Stepped Off the Field and Into the Kitchen

When a professional athlete retires there are several career paths for them to head down. Athletes are often seen going into such careers as commentators, going on to own a sports team and even start a business, including going into the restaurants business. Here is a look at some athletes who did just that and…

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Dallas Cowboys: The Emergence of Leighton Vander Esch

Playing eight-man High School football in a small town in Idaho, working as river rafting guide, and graduating with a class of 11 students is where his journey began. His odds of making it to the National Football League were one in a million, however,¬†Leighton Vander Esch was determined to make it one way or…

NBA Contracts: The Washington Wizards

The Washington Wizards are sitting near the bottom of the Eastern Conference with not much hope in sight. The John Wall era in Washington has led to four playoff appearances in 8 years. During that time the Wizards have never made it past the conference semifinals and are currently stuck in a situation where they…

Paris Saint-Germain’s Keys to Victory against Liverpool

Paris Saint-Germain’s Group stage campaign in this season’s UEFA Champions League tournament has been stressful, to say the least. The team finds themselves at great risk of not advancing to the knockout stage and being relegated to the Europa league or being out of contention period. They have two games left to play in the…

Week 12 Fantasy Waiver Wire Pickups

Hopefully, you’ve been able to sleep off the extraordinary display of football bequeathed upon us by Fantasy Football apostles Jared Goff, Tyreek Hill, Patrick Mahomes, and Travis Kelce. Each of their performances on Monday night was god-like, and with that, it’s easy to forget about the shining stars and lackluster busts of Week 11. Before…

MLB: Yankees Trade for James Paxton

On Monday afternoon, the New York Yankees bolstered their rotation by acquiring Seattle Mariners left-hander James Paxton. Paxton is coming off a season in which he went 11-6 with a 3.76 earn run average with 208 strikeouts and a WHIP of 1.098. On May 9, Paxton threw the sixth no-hitter in Mariners history in his…

Week 11 Fantasy Waiver Wire Pickups

As Fantasy and NFL players alike creep up on the 70% completion mark on the season, the clock has struck crunch time. The elites are clinching early playoff spots, while idle players have been caught napping. Regardless of standing, from undefeated to a goose-egg in the wins column – the waiver wire is open to…