Derrick Rose's journey from the youngest MVP to becoming an unwanted backup point guard has been sad. After seven injury riddled years in Chicago, Rose was traded to the New York Knicks. During that year, Rose put up 18 points a game, but he also skipped a game to fly back to Chicago on the … Continue reading Signing Derrick Rose is a Mistake for the Timberwolves
With 17 games left in their regular season, the Minnesota Timberwolves find themselves in third place in the brutal Western Conference. The Wolves are just three games ahead of the Nuggets who currently hold the eighth seed, and a whopping 11.5 game behind the Warriors for the second seed. Positions three through 10 are incredibly … Continue reading Making Sense of the Wild, Wild, West
NBA All Star Weekend is here, and this year's edition looks a little different than past years. A couple of weeks ago, LeBron James and Steph Curry took turns drafting their teams. Sunday, we get to see the first NBA All Star game that isn't simply Eastern Conference versus Western Conference. Here are some quick … Continue reading Four Predictions for NBA All Star Weekend
The NBA trade deadline has come and gone, and many moves made. Most will focus on Cleveland's makeover, sending out six of their current players and getting four new ones, but something peculiar has slipped through the cracks. The Sacramento Kings had three draft picks in the first round of the 2016 draft. After the … Continue reading One for Three? The Kings Admit Their 2016 Draft Was a Disaster
When Carson Wentz tore his ACL, most people wrote the Philadelphia Eagles off and said "maybe next year." Now, the Eagles are Super Bowl champions, the most unlikely Super Bowl champions I can remember. In the biggest spot of his life, Nick Foles stepped up and threw for 373 yards, three touchdowns, as well as … Continue reading Nick Foles Won Super Bowl MVP: What’s Next for Foles and the Rest of the NFL?
Super Bowl 52 is upon us, which means Sunday will be jam packed with celebrities, million dollar commercials, prop bets, and Justin Timberlake performance. Oh yeah, and the Philadelphia Eagles are taking on the defending champs, the New England Patriots. There's a lot going on as the NFL season concludes, so here are some predictions … Continue reading Five Predictions for Super Bowl 52
"It's just now sinking in for real." That's a tweet sent by Vikings RB Jerick McKinnon on Tuesday, referring to the insanity that was the last play of the Vikings-Saints NFC divisional game on Sunday. Stefon Digg's miraculous game winning touchdown catch sent Vikings fans into a frenzy, and with good reason. There was a … Continue reading Minnesota Must Move Past Minneapolis Miracle