Terry Francona Takes the Blame In the End of His Regime

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He was an hour earlier than expected for his meeting with the Red Sox, which was absolutely acceptable by the franchise. When Terry Francona drove his 2005 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class SL65 AMG to Fenway Park for a lengthy meeting with general manager Theo Epstein and team executives, he probably felt the tension, given the September orgy […]

An Epic Collapse Will Haunt Red Sox Eternally

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It is well established that the Boston Red Sox, in the year the ballclub was supposed to win the pennant, had the greatest collapse in baseball history. When you think about it, maybe it’s the return of the Curse of the Bambino that doomed the Red Sox. A person who is superstition can’t help but […]

Fox Sports Sues Dodgers to End TV Rights

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Fox Sports sued the Dodgers late Tuesday due to the proposed television rights sale that owner Frank McCourt claimed is his solution to break away from bankruptcy. Just recently, Fox Sports Net West requested for a Delaware bankruptcy judge to turn down proposed sales of the Dodgers’ television rights, after the team have breached their […]

Brendan Shanahan — It’s About Time

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Where was this all along? For over a decade fans and players have had to deal with the fingernails on the chalkboard inconsistency and spinelessness of Colin Campbell as NHL’s principal disciplinarian. Not anymore. The saviour is here and his name is Brendan Shanahan. Following James Wisniewski’s excessively late hit on Minnesota Wild forward Cal […]

Wingspan: What Qualifies as “Freakish” in the NBA?

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Every June during the NBA Draft, we routinely hear Jay Bilas gush about the crazy arm length that incoming NBA prospects possess. This year Bilas mixed up his body part wonderment and analysis, but it’s a considerable part of the job as wingspan is largely the focus of most prospects outside of size, weight, athleticism […]