• NHL Expansion Rumors – The League May Be Getting Larger

    NHL Expansion Rumors – The League May Be Getting Larger

    There’s been a lot of talk in recent years about NHL expansion, often revolving around Seattle and Quebec City. Most recently, Howard Bloom from the Sports Business News tweeted on Tuesday that expansion is coming by 2017. NHL expansion – four teams added by 2017, Quebec City, Toronto, Seattle, and Las Vegas $1.4b in expansion

  • WWE SummerSlam

    WWE SummerSlam

    SummerSlam Last year’s SummerSlam was WWE’s show of the year. It had my favorite moment of 2013. Anyone who was with my in my apartment in Parts Unknown watching along could tell you how much I marked out when Daniel Bryan won the WWE Title. They can also tell you how distraught I was when

  • Gender, Sports, and Becky Hammon

    Gender, Sports, and Becky Hammon

    When the news first came across the wire it read like any other coaching acquisition, “Spurs Hire Hammon as Assistant Coach,” but those who follow basketball recognized the news as significant considering the only Hammon currently recognized in the basketball world is retiring WNBA player Becky Hammon. Hammon has spent the last 16 seasons playing

  • Finding Love in the NBA

    Finding Love in the NBA

    Every couple of years, an established or potential star, typically in a smaller market, becomes disgruntled after the team that drafted and developed him cannot deliver what the player feels he deserves. This tradition, popularized by Wilt Chamberlain in the late 1960s, has led to regular movement of top players as their teams are forced

  • Predicting The Eagles Record

    Predicting The Eagles Record

    #159640246 / Well, well, well…here we are again. Another football season is upon us as the Philadelphia Eagles begin training camp today just a couple blocks from their home field. As the Eagles embark on Year 2 of the Chip Kelly era, expectations, as they have been for many years here, are sky high.

  • The NBA Goes to Summer Camp

    The NBA Goes to Summer Camp

    Over the last decade, the visibility of the NBA’s summer leagues have increased exponentially. NBA teams recognize the importance in getting their young players competitive run so they can grow and be scouted, and streaming allows fans to watch all the games featuring their team’s draft picks and possible contributors. Last Night’s championship in Las

  • Dean Ambrose & WWE Ring Psychology

    Dean Ambrose & WWE Ring Psychology

    A funny thing happened when the Shield broke up. Everyone assumed there’d be a Marty Jannetty, that Roman Reigns would go on to become the face of the WWE, that Seth Rollins would find some success as a heel being attached to the authority and that Dead Ambrose would get lost in the shuffle, if