Dez Bryant Looking at Long Term Extension in Dallas

We suppose that the Dallas Cowboys could be looking at some bigger issues than merely deciding how much money to give Dez Bryant. After all, the athletic freak of a wide out is going to be coming back to the team the only question is: at what cost? Rumors have put Bryant possibly holding out for Game 1 of the NFL season and that would be pretty tragic for Dallas…

Carmelo Anthony’s Contract is a Problem

The biggest question leading into last season for the New York Knicks was what to do with Carmelo Anthony. Anthony was eventually offered a contract by the Knicks for $124 million over five years to which he accepted. At the time the contract sounded like a good idea, but now Beneful says it looks like it is going to hurt the Knicks rebuilding efforts. Anthony signed with the Knicks for…

Confident Angels led by slugging Mike Trout

The Los Angeles Angels are only sitting at 40 – 37 on the season right now and that number is far from inspiring for anyone but the most pessimistic of Angel fans. However, Los Angeles is currently making waves thanks to the exciting play of potential MVP Mike Trout. With Giancarlo Stanton being sidelined for at least a month with a broke hand, Trout has a chance to push ahead…

Steven Matz Wows in Rookie Debut

The New York Mets are in a funk that needs to be pushed away. New York opened the season out so hot and they got so far ahead in the rankings that despite their recent mediocrity, the Mets are still in division contention. Now the ‘other’ New York team is doing anything they can to get energized and start winning again. Young Steven Matz, one of the top prospects in…

Home Run Derby Format Changing Again

For the second straight year, there are going to be significant changes to the format in the Home Run Derby played at the All Star Game. Last year changes were made to try and make the game more exciting, and this year the additional changes are a far cry from the way the game was played during the height of its popularity. The first major change to the Home Run…

Daniel Bryan’ s Concussion Controversy

WWE Superstar Daniel Bryan is very upset at the moment, and it’s because of his career threatening injury. For those of you that don’t know, Bryan received a severe concussion in a match with Sheamus on Smackdown. However, Daniel Bryan continued to wrestle for several weeks after the injury. It seems that the WWE is trying to cover up Daniel Bryan’s concussion, and it wasn’t until Bret Hart revealed the…

Blackhawks Even the Series Against Lightning

It wasn’t exactly a stellar performance but the Chicago Blackhawks did enough to win game 4 of the Stanley Cup Finals to even the series against the Tamp Bay Lightning. With so many great players on the team, it was amazing that the Blackhawks only managed two shot on net in the first 20 minutes of play. At the end of 25 minutes they mustered a total of three shots.…

Peyton Manning on the Trading Block

If you listened to the rumor mill this past week, you might have been surprised to hear that Peyton Manning was being traded to the Texans. Before fans of Denver get too upset, you have to really look closely at the story to get to the facts. Speculation began earlier in the week when a report mentioning Peyton Manning and the Texans surfaced. One would first have to question the…

Is the Door Closed on Pete Rose?

Pete Rose has slowly been gaining momentum in his bid to get reinstated into baseball and on the ballot for the Hall of Fame. But like it has been for several decades, each time Rose gets his foot in that door, a skeleton from the closet falls to the floor and kills any chance he has at getting in good graces with the sport he loves so much. A notebook…

Tom Brady Had His Day to Appeal His Punishment

When Roger Goodell handed down a 4 game suspension to one of the top players in the NFL, it was just a matter of time before the star quarterback was going to get his day in court. Tom Brady appealed the suspension directly to the commissioner of football during an 11 hour marathon session. The room where the appeal took place help over 40 people involved in the case, and…