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MLB Divisional Power Rankings for April

Sports fans are weird creatures, we always look to way to prove that our favorite team is better than yours…and that the competition said team plays is tougher than that … Continue reading

April 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

NBA Playoff Post #1: 3 Days, 3 Overtime Games

The NBA Playoffs started Saturday and since then there have been three overtime games.  Interestingly enough, the visiting team has won each of those games.  The first game featured the … Continue reading

April 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Hopkins Adds to His Legacy

The problem with writing an analysis of a Bernard Hopkins fight these days is the repetition. He had hall-of-fame credentials before becoming the oldest man to win a lineal championship … Continue reading

April 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Mariner Diaries #4: Let’s not jump ship just yet

Where did I leave off. Oh yah the Seattle Mariners started off the season 3-0 by sweeping the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.  Well sadly that’s no longer the case.  The … Continue reading

April 20, 2014 · 7 Comments

Here is why Mariners’ fans are overreacting to the 6-game losing streak

The Seattle Mariners started off the 2014 season hot, the team won seven of the team’s first 12 games and many people were on the band wagon ready for a playoff … Continue reading

April 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Here’s this Week’s Gameplan

Hello everyone and welcome to another post by Arthur Wilson (or in other words HOHOHO or kingarthur11).  I have had some personal issues to fight through so unfortunately I haven’t … Continue reading

April 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

The aftermath of being fleeced by Gonzaga: Three steps to recovery

Washington State University athletic director Bill Moos has become known as the savior of Cougar athletics, thanks to his hiring of Mike Leach and the facility improvements for football, but … Continue reading

April 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

According to a report: Gonzaga threatened to end its 107-year rivalry with Washington State

Cougfan is reporting that Gonzaga Bulldog’s men’s basketball head coach Mark Few and athletic director Mike Roth threatened to end the 107-year old rivalry with Washington State, unless the Cougs … Continue reading

April 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

25 years later: The Hillsborough disaster deserves to be remembered

The Hillsborough disaster occurred on April 15th, 1989 at Hillsborough Stadium in Sheffield, England during the semi-finals for the Football Association (FA) semi-final between Liverpool and Nottingham. This disaster occurred … Continue reading

April 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Fantasy baseball week two: Injuries are a part of baseball life

It’s truly incredible how often people state that baseball isn’t a dangerous sport, and that you don’t have to be anywhere as tough to play the game as you do … Continue reading

April 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Pacquiao Regains Stature with Decisive Rematch Win

  Rematches usually have one of two reasons for being made. Either the first bout was a close fight where either man could be declared the winner or a fight … Continue reading

April 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Examining what the rash of injuries in the AL West means for the division title race

The AL West is going to be one of the more interesting divisions to watch in the MLB this year, and it’s not because of the how talented all of … Continue reading

April 11, 2014 · 2 Comments

More information comes to light about the Portland Timbers’ ticket policies

Yesterday, I published an article about the Emerald City Supporters’ allegations that the Timbers charged the supporters group $45 tickets for a $27 ticket. That article was based on several tweets … Continue reading

April 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Are the Heat in trouble?

The Miami Heat are coming off of back-to-back seasons as NBA champions.  As of late, they haven’t been playing like champions though. Yesterday the Brooklyn Nets just completed a 4-0 … Continue reading

April 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Portland Timbers allegedly overcharged Seattle Sounders FC fans for tickets

The last match between the Seattle Sounders FC and the Portland Timbers saw the Sounders overcome a three goal deficit, thanks to Clint Dempsey’s hat trick, to finish the match … Continue reading

April 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

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