Josh Hamilton Deserves Another ‘Second Chance’

Josh Hamilton is back.  At least with his former team, he is.  The veteran slugger was officially traded today, to the Texas Rangers franchise on which his career flourished, and his off-the-field problems were seemingly behind him.  With about $80 million left on Hamilton’s mega-contract,  the Angels are eating a reported $73 million of that deal just to make…

Nike Basketball Announces 2015 ‘Easter Collection’

Nike Basketball’s latest foray into holiday releases is this year’s ‘Easter Collection.’  The four biggest stars in the Nike Basketball portfolio(LeBron James, Kyrie Irving, Kevin Durant and Kobe Bryant) are featured in this pack and have been anointed with Easter-inspired color ways of each player’s signature model. The entire Nike Basketball ‘Easter Collection’ is featured below…

Green Grass Is Not Enough On St. Patty’s Day

The St. Patrick’s Day holiday takes place during Spring Training every year.  Major League Baseball and it’s teams like to use the spring schedule to ease back into the grind of the baseball season, as well use gimmicks and stunts to engage with fans and endear them to America’s national pastime. Enter the St Patrick’s Day-related gimmicks,…

Can Russell Westbrook Be Like Mike?

Can Russell Westbrook be the next Michael Jordan? He’s sure playing like it! Westbrook is the first player to score 40+ points, grab 10+ rebounds and dish out 10+ assists in consecutive games since ‘MJ’ achieved that feat in April of 1989.  Westbrook has amassed 4 consecutive triple-doubles which is the longest streak since, you…

Selling Pizzas Full-Time Will Have To Wait- Manning To Return To Broncos For 2015

‘Better intangibles, better pedigree, Peyton Manning.’ There’s no online ordering platform, home delivery service or take-out menu for NFL teams to find successful quarterbacks, so the Denver Broncos are quite happy that Peyton Manning will be back in 2015, even though the legendary signal-caller is almost 39 years old. Peyton Manning informed Broncos team officials this…