1. Lakers Pitch Carmelo Anthony Using Original Movie Narrated by Tobey Maguire

    If there was ever a doubt the Los Angeles Lakers would go full Hollywood in their recruitment of Carmelo Anthony, that was put to rest Thursday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 21 days ago 32,269 reads 88 comments

  2. Rockets Rumors: Latest on Houston's Pursuit of NBA's Elite Free Agents

    In terms of twosomes, it doesn’t come much better than Houston’s James Harden and Dwight Howard at the NBA level...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 21 days ago 11,880 reads 2 comments

  3. Wayne Gretzky Reportedly Among Investors Looking to Bring NHL Team to Seattle

    Ever since the NBA’s Seattle Supersonics were moved to Oklahoma City, fans have clamored for a new basketball franchise in the Emerald City...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 21 days ago 20,382 reads 87 comments

  4. Spencer Hawes to Clippers: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

    Updates from Thursday, July 10 The Clippers made Hawes', along with Jordan Farmar's, signing official on Thursday: The Los Angeles Clippers announced today that they have signed free agent guard Jordan Farmar and center Spencer Hawes ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 21 days ago 107,775 reads 300 comments

  5. World Cup Results 2014: Scores, Updated Bracket and Fixtures After Day 23

    There may be extra pressure on the host nation Brazil to win in this World Cup, but they looked more than up to the task Friday in their victory over Colombia, even if things got a bit nerve-wracking in the final few minutes...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 21 days ago 3,091 reads 0 comments

  6. NHL Free-Agent Signings 2014: Smartest Early Offseason Contracts

    Remember the moment the pinata broke open at birthday parties during your childhood and screaming kids went running for all the free candy from every direction? That is kind of ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 21 days ago 2,485 reads 4 comments

  7. Heat Rumors: Latest Rumblings on LeBron James and Other Miami Targets

    The level of discourse surrounding the Miami Heat this offseason is somewhat astounding considering the fact that they are fresh off of their fourth consecutive trip to the NBA Finals...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 21 days ago 8,242 reads 2 comments

  8. NHL Free Agents 2014: Rumors, Predictions for Top Unsigned Talent

    Believe it or not, there are still some NHL players on the market after the initial rush on available talent in the first few days of free agency...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 21 days ago 1,887 reads 0 comments

  9. NBA Free Agents 2014: Underrated Players Who Will Make Immediate Impact

    In case you have been on a worldwide cruise that didn’t have cable or internet service for the past two months, the entire NBA landscape is at stake during the 2014 offseason...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 21 days ago 2,390 reads 0 comments

  10. Wimbledon 2014 Women's Final: Petra Kvitova Primed to Repeat 2011 Title

    It was just three short years ago that a relatively unknown youngster took the tennis world by storm by marching through the Wimbledon field and easily defeating favorite Maria Sharapova in the finals in straight sets...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 22 days ago 749 reads 4 comments

  11. Duke Basketball: How Quickly Will Jabari Parker's Game Translate to the NBA?

    Jabari Parker is a 19-year-old kid who just finished his one and only season of college basketball at Duke. He grew up in Chicago, learned the game for a brief time from the legendary Mike Krzyzewski and can score at will...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 23 days ago 5,304 reads 12 comments

  12. Shaun Livingston to Warriors: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

    Shaun Livingston may forever be known for the gruesome knee injury he suffered as a member of the Los Angeles Clippers earlier in his career, but he will have a chance to continue ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 24 days ago 103,193 reads 282 comments

  13. Ohio State Basketball: Current Buckeyes with the Brightest NBA Futures

    The Ohio State basketball program had a streak broken without even playing a game back on June 26. The Buckeyes saw a player drafted seven consecutive years—dating back to ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 24 days ago 7,338 reads 4 comments

  14. Russ Smith Drafted by 76ers: Latest News, Reaction and Analysis

    Russ Smith accomplished his fair share of success in his four years at Louisville, and the First-Team All-American has the hardware to show for it...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 28 days ago 17,330 reads 93 comments

  15. Mitch McGary Drafted by Thunder: Latest News, Reaction and Analysis

    College basketball fans may have forgotten about Mitch McGary last season as he sat out with a back injury, but NBA scouts surely didn’t. The Oklahoma City Thunder proved that Thursday when it made the Michigan product the No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 29 days ago 1,360 reads 1 comments

  16. Dante Exum Drafted by Utah Jazz: Latest News, Reaction and Analysis

    Capping off a compelling rise throughout the pre -draft process, Dante Exum of Australia was selected by Utah Jazz with the No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 29 days ago 754 reads 0 comments

  17. Aaron Gordon Drafted by Orlando Magic: Latest News, Reaction and Analysis

    After a terrific freshman campaign with the Arizona Wildcats, forward Aaron Gordon is headed to the Orlando Magic , who selected Gordon with the fourth pick in the 2014 NBA draft...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 29 days ago 908 reads 0 comments

  18. 2015 NBA Mock Draft: Early Predictions for Next Year's Class

    We have been hyping up the talent pool in the 2014 NBA draft for months, but there is actually a chance that the 2015 version could be better...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 29 days ago 16,370 reads 4 comments

  19. NBA Draft 2014: Selection Order and Predictions for Most Highly Touted Prospects

    A champion has emerged in astounding fashion, and the 2013-14 NBA season is officially behind us. It’s time to look forward now, and there is no better venue to do just that than the NBA draft — especially this year...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 29 days ago 4,886 reads 5 comments

  20. NBA Draft 2014: Start Time, Order, Prospects Chart and Draft-Day Predictions

    If what we saw during the NBA Finals was any indication, the rest of the league has a lot of catching up to do when it comes to the San Antonio Spurs. One way to do that is by reloading in a deep draft...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 29 days ago 77,442 reads 0 comments

  21. Duke Basketball: Current Blue Devils with the Brightest NBA Futures

    Duke is on the short list of contenders for the national championship as the 2014-15 college basketball season approaches, but since it is NBA draft time, it is worth looking at the future professional stocks of some of Duke’s best players...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 30 days ago 5,695 reads 5 comments

  22. Lakers Trade Rumors: Latest Rumblings on LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony and More

    It was strange seeing the historically excellent Los Angeles Lakers struggle throughout the 2013-14 NBA season, and they are certainly aiming for improvement next year...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 30 days ago 30,373 reads 3 comments

  23. 2014 NBA Mock Draft: Complete Outlook on Round 1

    It’s officially Christmas for Cleveland Cavaliers fans. In what has seemingly become an annual tradition (you have to love that draft-lottery system, Cleveland), the Cavaliers ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 1,013 reads 0 comments

  24. World Cup Schedule 2014: TV Info, Live Stream and Start Times for Day 14

    Hopefully, there won’t be any biting during Day 14 of the World Cup. There are four critical games on tap Wednesday, as the fates of the teams in Groups E and F are at stake...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 2,188 reads 0 comments

  25. World Cup Results 2014: Scores, Updated Group Table and Fixtures After Day 13

    Typically, in the final day of competition in the group stages for multiple groups at the World Cup, the headlines would be about which teams advanced and which teams disappointed their fans and were left on the outside looking in...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 24,440 reads 0 comments