Author Archive

NBA Power Rankings: Kobe Bryant and the Top 20 Perimeter Scorers in the League

January 14th, 2011
Everyone knows Kobe Bryant (well, hopefully everyone knows Kobe Bryant).Most of you either love him (that would be all those of you from the Los Angeles area) or hate him (that would be the rest of you).Whichever side of that debate you're on, there's no denying that Kobe is one ...

Winter Classic 2011: Did 24/7 Penguins/Capitals Overhype The Game?

December 31st, 2010
The HBO series, 24/7 Penguins Capitals: Road to the NHL Winter Classic, has been building up a lot of hype for the big showdown in Pittsburgh on New Year's Day. The rivalry between Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby may be the biggest player rivalry in the NHL right now and ...

2011 NBA Mock Draft: Why Harrison Barnes Is Better Than Perry Jones For Clippers

December 16th, 2010
As 2011 NBA mock drafts start to roll out, a consensus starts to be built that Baylor freshman PF/SF Perry Jones is headed for the Los Angeles Clippers. Before offering an alternate, I do have to say that this wouldn't be such a bad idea. As a player with the ...

LeBron James: 23 Endorsement Deals That Would Make Us Like Him More

November 4th, 2010
Aside from Tiger Woods, it's hard to think of any professional athlete right now that needs an image rehab more than LeBron James.After publicly ripping the heart out of the city of Cleveland during his one hour special "The Decision", LeBron James has become one of the most hated sports ...

Stanley Cup 2010: What Chicago Blackhawks Need to Do to Right Ship For Game Five

June 5th, 2010
After going up two games to none in a series that everyone has expected the Chicago Blackhawks to win, Philadelphia once again find themselves on even ground with an opponent that they were counted out against. The Flyers have played great hockey throughout this series, and their true colors are starting ...

Chicago Blackhawks: Five Reasons Why They Will Win Game Four

June 2nd, 2010
Wednesday night’s loss to the Flyers was tough.Philadelphia came out with a fury that I haven’t seen in a long time. They were headhunting and played a very, very physical game, and ultimately that won them the game in overtime. But chin up Blackhawks fans, because all signs point to ...

Antti Niemi Making a Case For the Conn Smythe Trophy

June 2nd, 2010
Everyone loves Jonathan Toews, and with good reason. Toews is dominating the playoff rankings in points scored, and he and his line are directly responsible for the sweep of the San Jose Sharks. His role in the Blackhawks' drive to the Stanley Cup Finals has been undeniably important, both on and ...