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New NHL Teams On the Horizon.

The sweepstakes for an NHL expansion team is now down to just two cities: Las Vegas and Quebec City. Following Monday’s deadline, the NHL announced that of 16 applications had sent out to interested parties, only two groups submitted official applications. Those two applications came from billionaire businessman Bill Foley, who aims to bring a team to […]

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My Top 10 Running Backs Explained

LeSean McCoy, Buffalo Bills: McCoy declined last year in Philadelphia. He was the No. 13 running back last year, as opposed to his usual top 10 status. Earlier this year he was sent off to Buffalo, and he was unhappy about it. Fantasy owners should be too. The Bills as a team finished 25th in […]

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Brett Favre: A Career

   Last Saturday, Brett Favre stepped on to Lambeau Field to a chorus of cheers for the first time in 7 years.  That day, the former Green Bay Packers quarterback had his No. 4 jersey retired by the team and was inducted into the Packers Hall of Fame.  In his 20 years in the NFL, […]

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Betances and Miller This Year’s Version of Rivera and Wetteland?

What do Yankee fans and other teams think when they hear these names? John Wetteland, Mariano Rivera, Graeme Lloyd, Mike Stanton, Jeff Nelson, David Robertson, Dellin Betances and now Andrew Miller. If you don’t have the lead after six innings, the game is pretty much over. Mariano Rivera joined the Yankees bullpen full time in 1996 […]

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NHL Expansion Deadline: Seattle Owner Won’t Place Bid

The application deadline for NHL expansion teams was Monday afternoon, where Quebec City and Las Vegas submitted their bids earlier this month, but surprisingly, Seattle did not. Although Seattle is one of the NHL’s biggest, most desired expansion cities, but with the fast approaching deadline and high cost required with a formal expansion application limited the number […]

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Where will these Reds’ Players Land?

The trade deadline is fast approaching and one team that will look drastically different when its all is set and done is the Cincinnati Reds. The Reds are obviously going to begin rebuilding and it’s wise to trade some of these All-Star caliber players for some prospects to help them right along. The “ace” of […]

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Yordano Ventura Sent Down to Minors

On Monday the Royals optioned SP Yordano Ventura to the minors to make room for Jason Vargas who is coming off the DL. Just a day after he surrendered a season high 6 runs and was pulled from the game with no outs in the 5th inning. The young right hander signed a 5-year $23 […]

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Titans Sign Mariota

The Titans and Marcus Mariota signed a 4 year contract with a fifth year team option, which has now become the new standard for NFL rookie nine days before players report to training camp, the team announced Tuesday. Mariota was the last unsigned first-round pick from this year’s draft. The sides had been at odds over […]

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Johan Larsson returning to Buffalo

The Buffalo Sabres have re-signed forward Johan Larsson to a one-year contract. The Sabres had retained the rights to Larsson by extending him a qualifying offer last month. The signing was announced last Tuesday. The Swedish-born player had six goals and 10 assists in a career-high 39 games with the Sabres last season. Larsson was […]

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AFC North Early Predictions 

With Le’Veon Bell missing potentially the first three games of the season, the Browns figuring out who their quarterback will be and the Ravens losing wide receiver Torrey Smith, he AFC North has had a few “shake-up’s” to say the least. Here are the early predictions for the AFC North standings: Cincinnati Bengals (10-6)  With […]

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