1. Penn State Shockingly Falls To Iowa in Big 10 Opener

    After a full year of waiting for revenge, Penn State got its opportunity, and they fell short. After a first play 79 yard touchdown from Darryl Clark to Chaz Powell, it all went downhill for the Nittany Lions...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about almost 5 years ago 188 reads 24 comments

  2. The Philadelphia Eagles Can Win If...

    As the Eagles get ready to face the Saints, without Donovan McNabb most people are picking the Saints as the line has changed in the Saints' favor...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about almost 5 years ago 270 reads 3 comments

  3. The Answer Finally Finds a Home, in Memphis

    Allen Iverson has finally found a place to play. After an offseason of waiting for a team like the Heat, Bobcats or Knicks would make an offer to him, Iverson announced the signing via twitter...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about almost 5 years ago 134 reads 13 comments

  4. The NBA's Five best young and upcoming teams

    Right now the Lakers, Spurs, Celtics, Cavs, and Magic are the class of the league, what all these teams have in commons is a veteran nucleus, to go along with a mix of young talent...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about 5 years ago 1,983 reads 48 comments

  5. 10 NFL Players Under the Most Pressure in '09

    The dog days of August are here, which means, baseball pennant races are heating up, and football season is upon us as preseason football is underway. However the real pressure starts after week one, when every game does count...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about 5 years ago 327 reads 19 comments

  6. Breaking News: Michael Vick Signs Two-Year Deal With Eagles

    Chris Mortensen of ESPN is reporting that Michael Vick has signed a two-year deal with the Philadelphia Eagles. The news was just reported by Mortensen about 10 minutes ago...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about 5 years ago 57 reads 7 comments

  7. Ranking the Eastern Confrence's "Middle of the road" teams

    The middle of the road teams, these are the teams that aren’t good enough to win it all, but are good enough to make the playoffs. Everyone knows the Lakers, Spurs, Cavs, Magic, and Celtics...

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  8. Pedro Martinez to Make First Start Wednesday At Chicago Cubs

    The Phillies have just made the announcement that right-hander Pedro Martinez will make his first start in a Phillies uniform Wednesday against the Chicago Cubs in Wrigley Field. JA Happ will start tomorrow...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about 5 years ago 78 reads 2 comments

  9. How Much Parity is There Really in Baseball?

    I’m a big baseball fan, and while baseball remains a great sport, it’s not perfect/ of course there is the taint that is the steroid era, however that’s not what I’m here to write about...

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  10. Manny and Ortiz Tested Positive For Steroids in 2003

    According to a New York Times report, Manny Ramirez and David Ortiz both tested positive for steroids in 2003. If you didn’t know, the 2003 list of people who tested positive included 104 ...

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  11. Race For an Ace is Over: Phillies Acquire Cliff Lee From Indians

    According to Fox Sports writer Ken Rosenthal, the Phillies and the Indians have reached an agreement that would send Cliff Lee to the Phillies in exchange for four minor-league players: ...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about 5 years ago 208 reads 31 comments

  12. Who's More Expendable: Drabek Or Happ?

    As the deadline approaches the rumors are surfacing and the race for an ace continues whether it’s Roy Halladay or Cliff Lee. But it would certainly take one of these two, JA Happ and Kyle Drabek—if not both...

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  13. Pluses and Minuses of Adding Roy Halladay Into Contending Teams' Equation

    I wrote a recent article talking about two trades that may affect what JP Ricciardi decides to do. Does he bite the bullet on an offer that doesn’t “wow” him? Recently Ricciardi has been ...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about 5 years ago 615 reads 25 comments

  14. Matt Holliday Traded To St. Louis Cardinals

    Albert Pujols will finally get some help behind him. The St.Louis Cardinals have dealt prospects Brett Wallace, outfielder Shane Peterson, and righty pitcher Clayton Mortenson, to acquire left fielder Matt Holliday...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about 5 years ago 196 reads 6 comments

  15. Two Past Trades That May Affect Roy Halladay's Future

    Unless you’ve been living in a rock, Roy Halladay rumors have surfaced and it seems a number of teams are involved. Blue Jays general manger JP Ricciardi has been asking for a steep price to get the Toronto ace...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about 5 years ago 205 reads 23 comments

  16. Steve Nash and Phoenix Suns Agree to Contract Extension

    Steve Nash has agreed to a two year, $22 million extension. Nash had been offered an extension two weeks ago by owner Robert Sarver. The signing is expected to be announced through Nash's twitter page...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about 5 years ago 629 reads 52 comments

  17. Yao Ming to Have Surgery, Will Possibly Miss All 2009-2010 Season

    Houston center Yao Ming has elected to have surgery on his fractured left foot. After several opinions from doctors, Yao decided to have the surgery which would reduce stress on his ailing extremity...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about 5 years ago 184 reads 15 comments

  18. The Philadelphia Phillies 2009 Midseason Report

    The overview With the Phillies sweeping the Pirates, we are now officially at the midway point. The Phillies stand at a 48-38 record, atop the NL East by 4 games, however the NL east hasn’t been a strong division this season...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about 5 years ago 132 reads 11 comments

  19. MLB's Top Five Pleasant Surprises of the First Half

    Remember last season’s Tampa Bay Rays, the team that went from worst to first, ultimately coming just short of the World Series...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about 5 years ago 522 reads 40 comments

  20. Critiquing the 2009 MLB All-Star Selections: NL Edition

    If you haven’t read I gave you my take on the American league all star rosters. For the most part I thought the fans got it right. So why not do the National league, I’ll give you guys my take on how the fans did in the National league voting.

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about 5 years ago 239 reads 9 comments

  21. Critiquing the 2009 MLB All-Star Selections: AL Edition

    With the all star rosters announced, I’m going to break it down position by position for the AL and give you my take on whether the fans got it right, or if I have a problem with it...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about 5 years ago 481 reads 15 comments

  22. Ron Artest Headed to L.A

    CBSsports.com is reporting Ron Artest is saying that he will sign with the Lakers and leave the Houston Rockets. The latest rumor was that LeBron was recruiting Artest. Artest had texted ESPN...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about 5 years ago 329 reads 22 comments

  23. Deals with the Detroit Pistons: Ben Gordon and Charlie Villanueva Agree

    With the Pistons having the most money to work with this off season, it was no surprise Joe Dumars let it be known that next year’s team would have a new look. The Pistons had 39 wins last season, and that just won’t do it...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about 5 years ago 327 reads 19 comments

  24. What To Do with Andre Miller?

    With the clock hitting 12:01 yesterday, that only means one thing: NBA free agency is underway. One notable free agent is Andre Miller, the point guard of the Philadelphia 76ers. There have been many rumors surrounding Miller...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about 5 years ago 487 reads 17 comments

  25. The 2009 NBA Draft's Winners and Losers

    The draft has come and gone, and the mock draft didn’t look good. Some teams came up big, and some teams didn’t, here’s my take. The Winners L.A. Clippers: Blake Griffin Mike Dunleavy took the best player on the board...

    Shady Botros Written by Shady Botros about 5 years ago 1,546 reads 9 comments