The NFL is (about to be) Back! The 3 Top Training Camp Headlines

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By the end of the week, all NFL players will report to training camp (Get your official Training Camp gear!). For a lot of you, that means you made it through another football-less summer. Congratulations! I won’t bother with my sure-to-be-wrong Super Bowl predictions…that comes later. For now, we’ll stick with the most interesting stories […]

What is the Real Reason Pam Oliver was Demoted?

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In a somewhat shocking announcement on Monday, Fox announced the demotion of longtime NFL sideline reporter Pam Oliver in favor of Erin Andrews. Oliver has been a broadcaster for 19 years, but will spend her 20th and final season on the network’s number two team. It’s a somewhat dignified exit for one of football’s most […]

On NBA Free Agency and a Plea to Your Common Sense

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To be honest, I’m as guilty as anyone. But it’s time to cut this out. All of us. Endless refreshing of Adrian Wojnarowski’s Twitter account, believing in Chris Broussard again, and buying into endless speculation has. to. stop. I mean, this stuff isn’t even news! Chris Broussard literally said he had no hard info or […]

Negrodamus Predicts Where the Biggest NBA Free Agents Will Go

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  We teased it last week, but today marks the official beginning of the NBA Free Agency sweepstakes. Every team with cap space (and there are a bunch of them), and even teams without space are looking to improve by signing or trading for an impactful player. By the time you read this, Carmelo Anthony […]

Happy NBA Summer! The 4 Most Important Offseason Headlines

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Over time somehow, the NBA Summer became just as interesting as the regular season. I think this is because of LeBron. He was the story of 2010. Giving us plenty to talk about, and writers like Brian Windhorst a national career. So here we are again. After four years, two (should have been three) MVP […]

The Five Best Memes Celebrating the USA Victory Over Ghana

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Since I write here on Tuesdays, you’ve already had 48 hours to read every possible angle on the NBA Finals. My thoughts have been summed up this way: Now we wait until the Draft and free agency on July 1st. In the meantime, the US Men’s National Soccer Team won the World Cup and brought […]

The Only Four Things That Matter in the NBA Finals So Far

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With two games in the books, the NBA Finals have lived up to the hype so far. There have been enough great plays, drama, and memes for an entire series. Here’s what has stuck out to me so far: What the hell is wrong with San Antonio’s arena? – First, Manu Ginobili had to kill […]

Five Reasons the Miami Heat Will Definitely Win the Title

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A million predictions gone wrong, and we’re right where everyone kinda knew we’d end up. The Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs are playing in the NBA Finals for the second year in a row. The Spurs had the NBA’s best record all season, featuring the league’s most consistent trio over the last decade and […]

Are the Miami Heat a Failure Without a Title This Season?

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Unless hell freezes over between now and next week, the Miami Heat will be in the NBA Finals next Thursday, June 5th. We’ll save the Finals preview for next week. For now, we can say there’s a real possibility the Heat could lose the championship. Neither Oklahoma City nor San Antonio could be considered walk […]

Why You Should Definitely Still Be Doubting the Indiana Pacers

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The Indiana Pacers have been a hot topic in the NBA Playoffs. They played possum for the better part of the last three months. Doing everything possible to make us doubt them, yet somehow still clinching the number-one seed in the East and reaching the Eastern Conference Finals. It’s been exhausting trying to keep up […]