Dear John, Why did you have to do it like that? Why did you have to crush the spirit and morale of Islanders fans everywhere with a low blow? In your letter that was published in the Players Tribune, you addressed the fanbase as “the Islanders Faithful”. That’s quite ironic, considering that you are … Continue reading An Open Letter to John Tavares
The purpose of the MLB All-Star weekend is to showcase and celebrate the game’s best while having some fun in the process. The league and its fans have seemed to lose sight of the former. Earlier this afternoon Dodgers and NL all-star manager Dave Roberts announced that Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer would make the start … Continue reading MLB All-Star weekend has turned into an undeserved Nats parade
Round of 16 Uruguay vs Portugal Boy oh boy did things turn sour quick for the Portuguese last Monday. Heading into stoppage time, they were set to play Russia on the clearly weaker side of the bracket, but Iran clawed back and so did Spain. So here we are: Suarez vs Ronaldo. Uruguay vs Portugal. … Continue reading World Cup Knockout Stage Predictions
A little earlier Zach Lowe tweeted out this: https://twitter.com/ZachLowe_NBA/status/1012033223767937029 Honestly, this alone seems like a meaningless move. The Dallas Mavericks, even with the addition of Luka Doncic, still kind of suck. Doncic and Smith, Jr. are really the only pieces they have going forward. Doug McDermott has been just ok, originally a Chicago Bull, he … Continue reading Why You Should Care that Dallas Didn’t Extend a Qualifying Offer to Doug McDermott
I’m a big fan of the NBA, but I love the NBA offseason even better. The movement of players and the impact a single player can have is so unique, meaning the best time for entertainment is once the season ends. With the NBA Draft last night, it was the official tip-off of the offseason, … Continue reading NBA Draft Recap
Look, I love the Dubs Update, I even came up with the name for it. However, I don’t appreciate the personal attacks that he seems to always just throw in their because he has nothing better to say. I’m all for the Dubs Update when he’s talking sports, because it’s really the only time we … Continue reading What Is Dubs Doing?
The World Cup has finally arrived! Families will gather around the TV to support their country, or nationality in most cases, and watch some exciting soccer. Here are groups A-H and the predictions as to how they will pan out... Group A- Russia, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Uruguay Uruguay No surprise here; Uruguay is way too … Continue reading 2018 FIFA World Cup Group Stage Predictions
https://twitter.com/ColbertAndDubs/status/1005139333530124289 Have either me or Dubs ever claimed to be hockey fanatics? That’d be a definite no, so take his video and this blog with a grain a salt. With that, Dubs getting so worked up over the results of the Stanley Cup Finals? Well I find that a little ridiculous. Part of why the … Continue reading Dubs Needs to Shut Up and Enjoy This Caps Victory
The Buffalo Sabres are a jumbled mess right now, everyone knows that. While they have some quality assets such as Jack Eichel, Ryan O’Reilly, Sam Reinhart, and Rasmus Ristolainen, they lack any sort of depth on the roster. While their offense is not all that good, at least they have the young core of players … Continue reading Jason Botterill… Don’t Mess This Up
Barry Trotz has been a coach in the NHL for 19 seasons, the last four being with the Washington Capitals. This 2017-18 season, Trotz has led the Capitals to their best postseason performance yet, and done it all without a definitive contract for the upcoming season. Trotz is 55 years old, and holds the highest … Continue reading In a historic season, is the Capitals head man on the chopping block?