NBA Finals Preview

The San Antonio Spurs are greeted by President...

The San Antonio Spurs are greeted by President Bush duting their visit to the White House. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

This Thursday, June 6th, the NBA Finals between the San Antonio Spurs and the Miami Heat begin in South Beach, Florida, the home of the Heat. After escaping the clutches of the Pacers in game seven of the Eastern Conference Finals, the Heat are poised to begin their title defense. Continue reading

Wizards Hold Pre-Draft Workout

Pre-draft workouts are fun. They give teams a chance to find some “undiscovered” talent or a few “diamonds in the rough”. While the big names get sent to Chicago for the NBA Draft Combine, their equivalent to the NFL Combine in Indy, often times you can find quality players following the draft. Those players are found in these pre-draft workouts.  Continue reading

Don’t Expect Gio Gonzalez To Face MLB Disciplinary Action

Gonzalez, above, is expected to be exonerated. (Photo: Wikimedia)

As I’m sure many baseball fans have heard, the MLB will be looking to suspend a number of major league players in connection with the Biogenesis lab in Florida ran by Tony Bosch. A number of MLB players including Ryan Braun and Alex Rodriguez were on a list of notable players that could be facing suspensions. Unfortunately, Washington Nationals ace Gio Gonzalez was also placed on a list of players that received substances from that lab.  Continue reading

Donovan McNabb Needs To Mind His Own Business

RG3, right, and Donovan McNabb, left. (Photo: Philly.com)

Hey, Donovan, what’s the big idea? Quit being bitter because Redskins Nation has fallen in love with RG3 10-times faster than they fell in love with you. Maybe if you had been productive in your time in DC, Redskins fans would have loved you the way they love Robert Griffin III.  Continue reading

Deacon Jones Greatest Hits

(Photo: Game Used Universe)

While it is easy to mourn the loss of a friend, family member, colleague, or even our greatest sports hero, I often like to take time to remember and celebrate the life that was. Here, in this post, I present to you a collection of Deacon Jones Greatest Hits. (Youtube Videos are not mine) Continue reading

Heat Burn Pacers 99-76, Advance to NBA Finals

Behind a sensational team effort, the Miami Heat defeat the Indiana Pacers 99-76 and have moved on to face the San Antonio Spurs in the NBA Finals. 

Following game six of the Eastern Conference Finals, many experts and NBA people, including myself, believed that game seven would either be a closely contested battle or a lopsided victory in favor of the Pacers. If the Heat were going to have any chance at moving on, they were going to need more than just a 30 point effort from LeBron James to make that happen.  Continue reading