NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE TEAMS GEARING UP FOR PRE-SEASON

The 2018 season seems like a perfect time for the 49ers to end their four-year playoff drought with two big advantages over the other teams in their division: They have a quarterback who has never lost and they’re going to play the easiest schedule in the NFC West. With the regular season still more than two months … Read moreNATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE TEAMS GEARING UP FOR PRE-SEASON

LATEST NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE NEWS & NOTES – GOLDEN KNIGHTS, RED WINGS, MAPLE LEAFS

There were 44 restricted free agents to officially file for salary arbitration this past week, a pretty significant spike from the number we saw just one year ago. If history is any guide most of those contract situations will be resolved before arbitration is actually needed because neither the team nor the player wants to … Read moreLATEST NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE NEWS & NOTES – GOLDEN KNIGHTS, RED WINGS, MAPLE LEAFS

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL NEWS- RIZZO, CUBS WIN-DBACKS COMEBACK DOWN 5-0 TO BEAT PIRATES

With the game tied at 2, Rizzo launched the first pitch from Matt Albers 410 feet into the right-field bleachers for his 11th home run. He now has driven in a run in each of his last eight games and has 23 RBIs in his last 22 games. This was his fourth career extra-inning home run. The … Read moreMAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL NEWS- RIZZO, CUBS WIN-DBACKS COMEBACK DOWN 5-0 TO BEAT PIRATES

ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS WILL HAVE A NEW STADIUM BY 2022

The team has been playing in downtown Phoenix since 1998, but Chase Field has become a contentious ballpark as of late considering the Diamondbacks sued Maricopa County in 2017, looking to break its lease based on the argument that the county hadn’t set aside enough money for stadium upkeep. By KYLE NEWMAN, The Denver Post After the Maricopa … Read moreARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS WILL HAVE A NEW STADIUM BY 2022

IF NOTRE DAME CAN MAKE THE BIG DANCE THEY MAY HAVE THE GLASS SLIPPER

A Bonzi Colson three point shot banked in to give the Fighting Irish a lead with 1:14 left on the clock against a Virginia Tech squad.  Trailing by 21 points with 14 minutes left, the Irish pulled off a furious comeback to stun Virginia Tech 71-65.  Notre Dame needs to beat Duke in the ACC tournament … Read moreIF NOTRE DAME CAN MAKE THE BIG DANCE THEY MAY HAVE THE GLASS SLIPPER