LATEST STORIES FROM ISPORTSWEB.COM

Inter-Lazio 2-2, a great comeback of the nerazzurri

Interesting game the one played in San Siro tonight that saw Inter hosting Lazio. The two teams split the game, each one being the protagonist for one half, the first one seeing Lazio conquering the field and second one witnessing Inter comeback and be close to winning the game from an initial 2-0 defeat. Although Roberto Mancini’s team remains 6 points away from the third place...
Via isportsweb.com
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Washington Nationals: Bench players with potential for 2015

Kevin Frandsen Since the Washington Nationals haven’t picked up any big names yet during this offseason, it looks as though they will need to rely on their bench somewhat more. There is need for these guys to be able to produce runs when they are called up and could be more productive if given more playing time. Although the Nationals could use some improvement on their bench...
Via isportsweb.com
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Boise State Football: Running back Jay Ajayi announces he will enter the 2015 NFL Draft

The wait is over and a decision has been made, Boise State Football running back Jay Ajayi announced Sunday that he is skipping his senior season and entering the 2015 NFL Draft. “This is my dream”, Ajayi said, “I’m chasing it, having the opportunity to chase this dream is the best feeling in the world”.  The Bronco running back is ranked fourth in the nation with Ajayi’s...
Via isportsweb.com
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Seattle Seahawks: News, stats and stars from the Cardinals game

Russell Wilson recorded three total touchdowns and Marshawn Lynch added two more as the Seattle Seahawks destroyed the Arizona Cardinals 35-6 on Sunday night. The Seahawks were in complete control the entire game, shutting down Arizona’s third-string quarterback Ryan Lindley and moving the ball with ease. There were so many fantastic plays and stars that I have to increase the...
Via isportsweb.com
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Oakland A’s: Breaking down the 2015 catching platoon

John Jaso The Oakland A’s seem most comfortable when they have three catchers in their dugout. Even though the Athletics started out with only John Jaso and Derek Norris behind the plate last season, they recalled catcher Stephen Vogt from Triple-A by the time the All-Star game rolled around. Then, in late August, the A’s acquired Geovany Soto from the Texas Rangers since Jaso...
Via isportsweb.com
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Where Bucs stand in draft order

Good news, Bucs fans. There’s only one game left in the 2014 regular season. After losing to Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers by a score of 20-3, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have guaranteed themselves a top-two selection in next April’s NFL Draft. With a 2-13 record (tied for worst in the NFL with Tennessee) and a week 17 match-up against Drew Brees and the Saints coming...
Via isportsweb.com
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Red Wings weekly: Losing streak stretches to six games

The Detroit Red Wings (17-8-9) haven’t won a game since December 7. The dramatic shootout loss to the Colorado Avalanche Sunday night marks the Red Wings sixth straight defeat in the past two weeks. This absurd skid really came out of nowhere as the Wings had won nine out of their previous eleven games before collapsing. In case you missed it. Not a happy time in Hockeytown right...
Via isportsweb.com
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Clippers: Christmas week preview

Sitting with a record of 19-8, the Los Angeles Clippers are about to begin a week which will determine their position in the Western Conference. Christmas week brings the Clippers four games in just six days all against teams that play basketball at a near elite to elite level. Let’s preview each of these games one by one: Dec 22nd at San Antonio: Oddly enough, despite playing...
Via isportsweb.com
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Timberwolves Weekly: Bon voyage Corey Brewer

The week that was: The Minnesota Timberwolves didn’t have a great week, losing all four games to the Los Angeles Lakers. the Washington Wizards, the Indiana Pacers and the Boston Celtics. Unfortunately the only games that were close were the games against the Lakers and Pacers, who are both near the bottom of their respective divisions. Once again shoddy defense and costly turnovers...
Via isportsweb.com
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Baltimore Ravens lose 25-13, playoff chances now slim

The Baltimore Ravens suffered an enormous blow to their playoff chances Sunday afternoon in Houston as they fell to the Texans, 25-13. With this loss, the Ravens drop to 9-6 on the season and are out of the race to win the AFC North. Joe Flacco had arguably his worst game of the season, throwing three interceptions and completing just 21 of his 50 passing attempts. It’s the first...
Via isportsweb.com
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Baylor basketball: why they deserve a spot in the top 25

If the Baylor men’s basketball team has one thing going for them this season it is their defense. With an extremely tough conference schedule ahead of them next month, the all-out collective team effort has propelled the Bears to a 9-1 start. If their offense starts dropping the rock for more points in coming games, this team will be a dynamic competitor in the Big 12. The Baylor...
Via isportsweb.com
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers: Pack clinch playoff berth with win in Tampa.

Another week, another ugly game from the Green Bay Packers. Fortunately though, the Packers came out on top this time. Behind a strong defensive performance and just enough from the offense, Green Bay convincingly beat the Buccaneers in Tampa, 20-3. The win clinched a playoff berth for Green Bay, making it the 6th straight postseason appearance, tying a franchise record. The win...
Via isportsweb.com
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Virginia Cavaliers: Defense bails out rusty start

The Cavaliers were looking for a 10-0 start for the first time in fourteen years Thursday night against Cleveland State. Although Cleveland State came into the game at 5-5 they were certainly no pushover. Just weeks ago Cleveland State had held 4th ranked Louisville to their lowest points total of the season so far. The Vikings are a team that lives and dies by the three-point shot...
Via isportsweb.com
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Alabama Football: predicting NFL draft round of departing players

Alabama football sends multiple players to the NFL every year. With so many players leaving the program each year, here is my early look at the players who are likely to leave and in which round they might be drafted. First Round Amari Cooper is a sure thing for a first round pick in this year’s draft. Showing great route running, hands, and great speed, Cooper set himself apart...
Via isportsweb.com
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Instant Analysis: New England Patriots hang on to beat the Jets 17-16

The New England Patriots held on to beat the New York Jets 17-16 in their last road game of the year. This was an ugly win to say the least, but a win is a win and the Patriots still have home field advantage within their sights. Once again the Patriots defense led the team to a victory, holding the Jets to 16 points and tipping a Nick Folk 52-yard attempt that could have won...
Via isportsweb.com
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Creighton Basketball: Toby Hegner emerging as a scorer

Redshirt freshman, Toby Hegner, is one of the new additions into the Creighton Basketball starting lineup this season and he is making the most out of it. Hegner is averaging 8.3 points per game to go along with 3.5 rebounds per contest. These numbers do not jump out at anyone, but they can serve as a solid foundation for Hegner in his first season competing for the Bluejays and...
Via isportsweb.com
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Iowa Basketball: 2nd half struggles continue in loss to UNI

Iowa has had its fair share of trouble closing out games the past few years, but that trouble seems to be on a whole new level this season. Since Fran McCaffery took over as Iowa’s coach in 2010, Iowa has played some tight games against good competition only to come up short in the final minutes. This season it is the entire second half that has been problematic for the Hawkeyes...
Via isportsweb.com
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Arizona Cardinals: Just win, baby

There is much at stake for the Bird Gang today. With a win against Seattle (10-4), the Arizona Cardinals (11-3) clinch the NFC West, the top seed in the NFC, and home-field throughout the playoffs. But with a loss to the Seahawks, the Cardinals fall to the five-seed. Arizona would then need a win against the nothing-to-play-for 49ers in week 17, in addition to a Seattle loss home...
Via isportsweb.com
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

St. Louis Rams: what is next for 2015?

James Laurinaitis The St. Louis Rams in 2014 have had their challenges. The Rams had some bad luck with some injuries, play calling, and getting players ready to compete on a week to week basis. The Rams play calling on both sides of the ball has left a lot to be desired. This year should have been the St. Louis Rams year to make it to the playoffs but bad luck always seemed to...
Via isportsweb.com
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

College Football Bowl Games: Predictions

This bowl season looks to be one with many intriguing games, especially with the first ever College Football Playoff beginning. Four big name programs are in the playoff, and the other New Year’s Six Bowl Games look to be interesting with games such as Michigan State vs. Baylor. Millions of Americans across the country will attempt to make picks in each game of who will win in...
Via isportsweb.com
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Georgia Football: Slow period ends well for UGA

The Bulldogs missed out on two top recruits in the last week, which brought unwanted news to the Georgia Football fan base. However, the Bulldogs were able to quickly recover from this down recruiting week with many of their draft eligible players announcing that they would return for the next season. These key players included wide receiver Malcolm Mitchell, left tackle John Theus...
Via isportsweb.com
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Michigan Basketball to host Coppin State in attempt to end losing streak

Michigan Basketball will face off against Coppin State University Monday at 8 p.m. at the Crisler Center in desperate hope of ending their four game losing streak. After most recently losing to Southern Methodist University on Saturday at home 62-51, the Wolverines must prepare for the Eagles before entering Big Ten games. With only one win so far in their season, Coppin State will...
Via isportsweb.com
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles: Playoff hopes dwindle with loss to Redskins

A side-by-side comparison of the box score minus team names and final score would indicate a fairly dominate performance by the team that had 190 more total yards, 9 more first downs, a larger time of possession, and an equal number of turnovers. However, the Eagles managed to put all of their inefficiencies and mistakes-prone areas on display in their 27-24 losing effort to the...
Via isportsweb.com
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Baseball: Evaluating San Diego’s crowded outfield

With a flurry of moves this offseason, the San Diego Padres have brought in two former MVP candidates and one of baseball’s most talented young players. While that may sound like a good move, the club has not moved any of their other outfielders from 2014, meaning that they have six outfielders who will be vying for playing time next year. That is not good news for fantasy baseball...
Via isportsweb.com
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Basketball: Spartans stunned by Texas Southern 71-64 in OT

In case anyone was wondering what the 2014-15 Michigan State basketball team looks like when the 3-pointers aren’t falling they got their answer tonight. It’s ugly. Very ugly. Javon Bess and the Spartans were in disbelief following the loss to Texas Southern The Spartans were cold all night and came up short against 1-8 Texas Southern at the Breslin Center. MSU came into the...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss
SITE INFORMATION
isportsweb.com
Opinionated and informative sports coverage from a nationwide collection of passionate and knowledgeable fans.
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.