New York Knicks Preparing to Shop Melo In the Off-season

New York Knicks Preparing to Shop Melo In the Off-season

On Thursday we mentioned that Phil Jackson, the Knicks’ President of Basketball Operations, was “scheduled to meet with Carmelo Anthony, coach Jeff Hornacek and other staff to discuss the teams direction moving forward”. Well, those meetings are now over and the results did not seem positive for the Knicks. In the summer of 2014, Carmelo Anthony signed […]

GM Shuffle: NBA Teams Reexamine Management Following Hectic Season

GM Shuffle: NBA Teams Reexamine Management Following Hectic Season

After missing the playoffs this year, the Orlando Magic have fired GM Rob Hennigan.  According to rumors on RealGM Wiretap, the Magic are interested in hiring Grant Hill as President Of Basketball Operations, but assistant GM Matt Lloyd will take over the position in the interim. Hill has partial ownership of the Atlanta Hawks and would have to divest himself in […]

Breitbart and The Guardian Quarrel Over Liberal Bias in Sports Media

Breitbart and The Guardian Quarrel Over Liberal Bias in Sports Media

From Kaepernick and Black Lives Matter to the election of Donald Trump and the passing of Muhammad Ali, the world of politics and professional athletics have become inextricably interconnected.  The last 12 months have made that clear. Unfortunately, not everyone is excited about that. Two months ago, Bryan Curtis of the Ringer wrote a piece called […]

Withdrawal from 2018 Olympics May Cause NHL Labor Dispute

Withdrawal from 2018 Olympics May Cause NHL Labor Dispute

The NHL have announced that their players won’t be appearing at the 2018 Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea. Apparently the dispute revolves primarily around money; Mark Purdy of the Mercury News reported that the NHL wanted the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to pay Olympic expenses and the IOC refused. If the dispute isn’t resolved, this will be the first time the NHL […]

Baseball Returns To Twitter, But Future Still Uncertain For Streaming Sports

Baseball Returns To Twitter, But Future Still Uncertain For Streaming Sports

This Friday, Major League Baseball returns to Twitter! It’s been a crazy year for fans of streaming sports. Last year, Twitter signed a non-exclusive deal to broadcast Thursday Night Football games for the 2016 NFL season. Then, in July, they announced weekly broadcasts out-of-market games from Major League Baseball (MLB) and the National Hockey League (NHL). For a brief moment in […]