Posts Tagged ‘hockey’
The day was April 15, 1997 and, apparently, all Hell was about to break loose. “We have snipers all around the stadium, just in case something were to happen” were the words Secret Service told AJ Mass during a 1997 game at Shea Stadium. Did they really think Mr.
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HOVG Podcast Minisode: Killing Mr. Met
The trade deadline is weeks away. Wait, no, the trade deadline is a week away. The NHL trade deadline is on March 1, 2017 this year and the Boston Bruins have been tied to some major names this season.
What Kind of Trade Makes Boston Better? Part 1: Forwards
After another busy weekend of college hoops the Tournament Bubble ha’s begun to shrink. I comfortably cut 10 teams out of the bubble picture this week, leaving 27 teams battling over the last 10 spots in the field.
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Bracket Projection Update: February 20
After all the talk about the boxing match between Soulja Boy and Chris Brown, who really don’t like each other, it appears that the bout is no longer going to happen. Soulja Boy took to Twitter on Monday with an important announcement, and tweeted out that the boxing match has been cancelled. Chris brown manager call my manager last night sand said the fight is off and he's not signing contract.
Last night Ryan Johansen came back to Nationwide Arena for the first time since his trade to the Nashville Predators. The trade brought Seth Jones to the Blue Jackets and it marked a trade that helped out both teams. After the game, Johansen was asked by the media about the lack of video “thank you” from the team.
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Ryan Johansen deserved a tribute video from the Blue Jackets
Kings general manager Vlade Divac, after hearing all the criticism about the DeMarcus Cousins trade, appeared to reveal why the team made the move on Monday. The team held a press conference on Monday to officially announce the trade, and Divac delivered a statement that talked about how “culture” is important in building a winning team, and how much “character matters.” This was clearly a reference to Cousins, who has had his issues with technical fouls and erupting during games.
Following the news that Rising Pune Supergiants bought Ben Stokes for £1.7m in the IPL auction today the question is why wouldn’t they? Stokes became the most expensive ever non Indian player in IPL history, but he has a knack of doing something very special at the right time.
Stokes hits the big money
FINAL RECAP WITH HIGHLIGHTS: Four Warriors Play Together, Anthony Davis Wins MVP, West (29-37) Defeats East (37-29), 192-182
SMOOTHIE KING CENTER, NEW ORLEANS, LA — This is a continuation of the halftime recap of the 66th NBA All-Star Game. The West held a 97-92 lead at halftime. Q3: Four Warriors, Russ Gets Hot Stephen Curry yelled on a defensive rebound then fed Kevin Durant , who found Anthony Davis for a reverse slam, to start the second half.
Going into tonight’s game, some were worried the Jackets would already be in vacation mode with their five-day bye week starting tomorrow. But, for the most part, those watching were pleasantly surprised. The Jackets held pace with the Predators for most of the game, bested them in shots (57.76% score and venue adujsted Corsi for at even strength), clawed back from a 3-1 deficit to tie the game, and had landmark nights from two of their highly touted youth…we’ll get to that…but ultimately, it was the mistakes, the turnovers, the bad line changes that cost the Jackets.
The Aftermath Game #58: Predators @ Blue Jackets
Major League Baseball is a game of prospects. Those who play fantasy baseball are constantly looking for the next big prospect to stash on their bench late in drafts or off the waiver wire in hopes that it’ll reap huge dividends down the line.