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Lightning reach Stanley Cup Final with Game 7 win

The Tampa Bay Lightning advanced to the 2015 Stanley Cup Final on Friday night by becoming the first team ever to win a Game 7 against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden. Tampa Bay’s 2-0 victory ends a streak of seven straight Game 7 wins for the Rangers on home ice and prevents New York from returning to the Cup Final, where it lost to the Los Angeles Kings in five...
Via NESN.com
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Devon Still: Daughter has complications with transplant

Devon Still reached out on social media Friday night to ask for people to pray for his daughter Leah, who hit a complication from a stem cell transplant. Leah was diagnosed with cancer last year but has undergone treatments for it. The news looked positive in March when Still tweeted that a scan showed his...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

$70 million Reebok deal is bad for UFC fighters

*The only sponsor to be rejected during this era was the a Neo-Nazi clothing brand because nobody likes Neo-Nazis.  True story. This guy really doesn’t like Nazi either.       This article UFC: $70 million Reebok deal is bad for fighters appeared first on isportsweb by Marc Weeks
Via isportsweb.com
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

If the Warriors win the NBA title, the parade will be for Oakland

If the Golden State Warriors happen to win the NBA title, a championship parade will be held in Oakland, not San Francisco. Here's why that's important to The Town. The post If The Warriors Win The NBA Title, The Parade Will Be Guaranteed Town Biz appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Peterson is wrong (sorta): NFL players have great power

Adrian Peterson went on a Twitter rant yesterday.  Because when you plead out of a felony child abuse charge that makes you miss a season and then try to force your team to trade you, meeting your wants and needs is right at the top of everyone's list.  Although his outburst on social media certainly isn't going to change anything for himself, it's worth noting that some of AP...
Via Football By Football
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard suspended for first game of 2015-16 season

Even if the Houston Rockets had pulled off a win against the Golden State Warriors in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals, they would have likely been without center Dwight Howard for the following game. The NBA announced on Friday that Howard has been suspended for the first game of the 2015-16 season for throwing an elbow at Andre Iguodala. HOU's D. Howard has common foul...
Via Sportsnaut
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Four NFL quarterbacks set to take a step back in 2015

We checked in on the five quarterbacks set to have breakout campaigns in a piece earlier this month. The focus there was to give readers an understanding of the players who might currently be in the best situations to succeed in 2015. Taking into account previous performance, team moves and natural regression from year to year, this article is going to check in on those quarterbacks...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Spelling Bee co-champ wears LeBron jersey under shirt

Could this be a sign of good things to come? A huge LeBron James fan was named co-champion of the Scripps National Spelling Bee Thursday. Gokul Venkatachalam outlasted the competition to finish as co-champion (along with Vanya Shivashankar) when the competition ran out of words. The 14-year-old Venkatachalam — his name is no spelling cakewalk, either — backed up his fandom...
Via Waiting For Next Year
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Top 10 stories from 2015 NBA Playoffs

The NBA Finals are their own separate creature, given the matchup of teams from opposite conferences, over a full week after the completion of the conference finals. We’ve reviewed the Eastern and Western Conference playoffs in stand-alone pieces. Now, let’s look at the top 10 stories to emerge from both conferences over the past six weeks of postseason play, not including...
Via Crossover Chronicles
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Rangers-Lightning Game 7 preview

An Eastern Conference champion will be crowned Friday night when the New York Rangers host the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 7 at Madison Square Garden. The Lightning had an opportunity to clinch a Stanley Cup Final berth in Game 6 on Tuesday night, but the defending East champs used a 5-goal third period for a 7-3 road win. The Western Conference Final between the Chicago Blackhawks...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The can't-miss Prince Fielder

Numerous people have told me that the Grand Canyon is something I have to see in person. It’s supposedly one of those things in life that doesn’t disappoint and you can’t quite appreciated it until you’re standing there ready to be swallowed up by it’s rocky majesty. Having never traveled west of Dallas, I’m just assuming […]
Via Fangraphs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly: Tim Tebow is a quarterback

If Tim Tebow somehow makes the Philadelphia Eagles’ roster out of training camp, it will be as a quarterback and no other position. At least, that’s what Chip Kelly wants us to believe. “He’s a quarterback,” Kelly told reporters Thursday, per NFL.com’s Marc Sessler. “That’s how we’re looking at Timmy. We’re not looking at him...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss
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Lightning reach Stanley Cup Final with Game 7 win

Devon Still's daughter has complications with transplant

$70M Reebok deal is bad for UFC fighters

If the Warriors win the title, the parade will be for Oakland

Peterson is wrong (sorta): NFL players have great power

Dwight Howard suspended for first game of 2015-16 season

Four QBs set to take step back in 2015

Spelling Bee co-champ wears LeBron jersey under shirt

Top 10 stories from 2015 NBA Playoffs

Rangers-Lightning Game 7 preview

The can't-miss Prince Fielder

Chip Kelly: Tebow is a quarterback

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