This weekend we are easing in to action on Friday, a night where the best game is in the Mountain West Conference. Saturday is a big day of the weekend, and then on Sunday, we have a nice Big Ten appetizer before we commit to the NFL for the rest of the day.
For the first several years of his career, everyone loved the guy. Russell Westbrook had his detractors, sure. But a precipitous, ugly decline this season has been nothing short of tragic for the one-time NBA MVP.
The second game of the NFL Conference Championship weekend will be an NFC West battle between the San Francisco 49ers and Los Angeles Rams. This will be the third matchup this season between these two teams, with San Francisco winning both so far (and six straight against the Rams).
Whether it be a career that was very good, but not all-time great, perhaps interrupted by injury, impacted by off-field decisions, or just some flat-out misses by voters, there is an impressive group of players on behalf of every MLB team that has NOT been inducted into Cooperstown.
It has been more than 20 years since Wayne Gretzky announced his retirement from the NHL. In celebration of the most dominant career in NHL history, we take a look at the career of "The Great One," from his days in Edmonton -- where he was the foundation of a dynasty -- to his time behind the bench Arizona coach.
Kobe Bryant has provided fans from around the world with some of the most memorable moments in sports. From his incredible athleticism to his otherworldly work ethnic and insatiable drive to win, the "Black Mamba” struck fear in his opponents and gained the favor of many fans during his exceptional career.
Kobe Bryant has given fans some of the best moments in sports. From his elite athleticism, peerless work ethnic and insatiable desire to win, “the Black Mamba” struck fear in his opponents during his exceptional career.
Goalie controversy is so cliché. Let’s call it a goalie conundrum. Because really, until the games take on a life or death hue like the day before the first game of the playoffs, then there really is no controversy.
The end of the NFL regular season brought several head coach firings and resulting vacancies, as it always does in the league. These 25 names are some of the top candidates available to fill the available jobs.