1. Milwaukee Bucks Draft Review

    The 2009 NBA Draft has come and gone with many picks that came as surprises (Minnesota selecting four point guards) and some picks that did not (Blake Griffin to the Clippers)...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 744 reads 0 comments

  2. Final Two Round NBA Mock Draft 4.0

    1. Los Angeles Clippers: Blake Griffin, PF, Oklahoma 2. Memphis Grizzlies: Hasheem Thabeet, C, Connecticut 3. Oklahoma City Thunder: Ricky Rubio, PG, DKV Joventut 4. Sacramento Kings: Jrue Holiday, PG, UCLA 5...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 24 reads 0 comments

  3. The Chicago Bulls Are Not That Close

    As I read Scoop Jackson’s latest article on ESPN Chicago, regarding how the Bulls could be sitting as the frontrunners for a championship, I couldn’t help but think that he's way off on these presumptions...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 543 reads 2 comments

  4. Packers Do The Right Thing and Pay Greg Jennings

    The Green Bay Packers and wide receiver Greg Jennings announced a three-year contract extension on Wednesday, making Jennings one of the highest paid wideouts in the game. Let’s see how he got there…...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 183 reads 3 comments

  5. Thanks For Everything, Dad

    First of all Happy Father’s Day to all the fathers, grandfathers, uncles, and any other father figures in your life...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 188 reads 0 comments

  6. My Take: The National League All-Star Team to Date

    The Starters Catcher: Bengie Molina, San Francisco Giants Molina leads all catchers in the National League with 10 home runs and 36 RBI, and he is one of the best defensive catchers in the game...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 58 reads 2 comments

  7. A Different Take: The Bucks Should Draft a Power Forward

    In an earlier article, I gave reasons why the Bucks needed to take Johnny Flynn. I believe Flynn will be one of the two best point guards to come out of this year’s draft and can help the Bucks right away...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 195 reads 0 comments

  8. Each Team's Flaws in the National League Central

    As of today, the National League Central is the closest division in all of baseball as all six teams are within four and a half games of first place...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 140 reads 2 comments

  9. Lakers-Magic: Six Keys To Success Revisited

    Before the start of the 2009 NBA Finals, six keys were brought to the table as the things that either the Magic or the Lakers would need to do in order to hoist the Larry O’Brien Trophy at the end of the series...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 79 reads 0 comments

  10. MLB Power Rankings: Sunday, June 14

    Just feeling a quick blog tonight after coming out of my state of shock that Trevor Hoffman is indeed human. Here’s my current power rankings for the MLB as of tonight with a sentence on each squad...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 278 reads 1 comments

  11. Time For Brewers' Manny Parra to Go Down

    I don’t know how many proverbial straws Milwaukee Brewers’ starting pitcher Manny Parra is working with, but hopefully this is his last one in Ken Macha’s eyes. After finishing just 1...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 230 reads 1 comments

  12. State of the Milwaukee Brewers' Rotation: History Says No Playoffs

    We have all heard the old adage that defense wins championships. In baseball, this same saying holds true but in terms of pitching, not actual defense...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 149 reads 0 comments

  13. Final MLB Mock Draft 1.0

    1. Washington Nationals: Steven Strasburg, RHP, San Diego State Pretty much a consensus here. The pressure is now on Strasburg to become the next big thing, and not the next big Mark Prior...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 729 reads 0 comments

  14. Milwaukee Brewers' Potential Draft Picks: Pitching

    General manager Doug Melvin and new amateur scouting director Bruce Seid will have their hands full when the First-Year Player Draft begins starting June 9...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 483 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Draft Player Preview: Marquette's Wesley Matthews

    On Marquette’s senior day, Wesley Matthews was giving his speech and thanked head coach Buzz Williams for “unleashing” him...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 863 reads 3 comments

  16. Pirates Trade Nate McLouth: A Fan's Letter of Resignation

    Yesterday, the Pittsburgh Pirates agreed to send their All-Star center fielder Nate McLouth to the Atlanta Braves for prospects Gorkys Hernandez, Jeff Locke and Charlie Morton...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 324 reads 1 comments

  17. Lakers-Magic NBA Finals Preview: Six Keys to Success

    What, you thought I wasn’t going to write something about the Finals? The Los Angeles Lakers host the Orlando Magic tonight in a best-of-seven series to determine the NBA’s champion...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 113 reads 1 comments

  18. Brewers' Lineup Needs More Consistency

    When Rickie Weeks suffered a torn tendon in his wrist, the Milwaukee Brewers knew that their offense would suffer. But not this much. Since Weeks went down on May 17th against the Cardinals, the Brewers have batted ...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 169 reads 3 comments

  19. Why the Milwaukee Bucks Should Take Jonny Flynn

    As we close in on the three week mark until the 2009 NBA Draft, camps and interviews are in full swing, and teams are making notes about players that they like and do not like. Sitting at the No...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 249 reads 1 comments

  20. Something Needs to Change About the Midsummer Classic

    With the first public announcement of the leaders in this year’s MLB All-Star Game voting, the usuals are out calling for the head of Bud Selig and whichever fans voted for J.J. Hardy over Hanley Ramirez...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 108 reads 4 comments

  21. Donald Driver Asks for More than Packers Should Give

    As organized team activities began for the Green Bay Packers yesterday, the biggest story was not the start of the 3-4 defensive transition or Aaron Kampman’s refusal to talk to the media...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 345 reads 0 comments

  22. Why Jake Peavy to the Milwaukee Brewers Makes Sense

    Rumors have been swirling the past few weeks involving the Milwaukee Brewers acquiring veteran Jake Peavy from the San Diego Padres. While most Brewers fans are torn on the argument, there is good reason to bring the ace to the Midwest...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 170 reads 6 comments

  23. What Was Cubs Manager Lou Piniella Thinking Last Night?

    Last night, the Chicago Cubs fell to the Pittsburgh Pirates at Wrigley Field for their eighth straight loss. Ryan Dempster, Chicago’s starting pitcher, was roughed up for six runs in just four innings of work...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 186 reads 1 comments

  24. My Take: 25 Questions on 24 vs. 23

    Earlier today, I was reading an article on ESPN.com that paneled seven experts from the website and compared LeBron James and Kobe Bryant in 25 categories. You can read the article and results here, but here’s my take on each of the categories...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 331 reads 5 comments

  25. 25 Questions For The Milwaukee Brewers

    The Milwaukee Brewers were not expected to repeat last year’s success that culminated in a 90-72 record and a Wild Card berth. However, forty five games into the 2009 season, the Brewers are clicking, holding a one game lead over the St...

    M. S. Written by M. S. about 5 years ago 223 reads 2 comments