1. Bobby Abreu: The Case for the Hall of Fame

    Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Nobody seems to view beauty in the person of Bobby Abreu. Abreu is less than mildly appreciated throughout baseball, not for what he does, but rather what he doesn't do...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about over 4 years ago 1,633 reads 1 comments

  2. Green Bay Packers' Ted Thompson: Flozell Adams Is Available, Make a Call!

    Dear Ted Thompson, Your offensive line was far from impressive last season, but you already know that. You did all you could to make it better, and I respect that. You went out mid-season and brought in long-time Packer Mark Tauscher...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about over 4 years ago 1,268 reads 68 comments

  3. LeBron, D-Wade, and Melo To Be Teammates? How It Could Happen

    Yes it could happen. Three of the NBA's five best players could be teammates as soon as 2011. How? It's simple. Unless you live under a rock, you probably know by now that Dwyane Wade and LeBron James are free agents this summer...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about over 4 years ago 2,160 reads 35 comments

  4. Mythbusters: Proving Patrick Ewing Was More Clutch Than Reggie Miller

    It was Game 7 of the 1995 Eastern Conference Finals. All Knicks fans remember it as the day when they jumped from their seats and screamed the same thing: "Ewing dunk the damn ball!!!!!!!!" It was Game 1 of 1995 Eastern Conference Semifinals...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about over 4 years ago 2,351 reads 27 comments

  5. Dear LeBron James: Why Signing with the New York Knicks Should be a No-Brainer

    Dear LeBron James, Do you want to be immortal? Do you want to be king? Do you want to be the greatest of all time? Because if you do and I'm sure you do, then there is only one place to go: New York...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about over 4 years ago 3,830 reads 51 comments

  6. Creating the Perfect Baseball Player Using Active Players Only

    They say nobody's perfect. That may be true, but that won't stop me from trying to create the perfect baseball player. In this article I will combine players with specific talents to create the perfect baseball player...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about over 4 years ago 2,411 reads 4 comments

  7. Gods of the Garden: The Mount Rushmore of the New York Knicks

    Naming the four best athletes in the history of any franchise is no easy task, let alone the New York Knicks. Although the Knicks only have two NBA titles, there is certainly no loss of star power in the team's history...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about over 4 years ago 426 reads 7 comments

  8. Dear Baseball Fans, Alex Rodriguez Deserves Your Respect

    Dear Baseball Fans, You can say what you want about Alex Rodriguez, but you can't say he doesn't care. Since the day he reached the major leagues at the ripe age of 18, he has done ...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about over 4 years ago 358 reads 33 comments

  9. Ken Griffey Jr.: The Modern Day Willie Mays

    What is a baseball player? Ichiro Suzuki is a baseball player. Barry Bonds is a disappointment. Derek Jeter is a baseball player. Alex Rodriguez is a bag of money with legs. Ken Griffey Jr...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about over 4 years ago 917 reads 2 comments

  10. The 20 Best Chris Berman Nicknames of All-Time

    Chris Berman is a broadcasting legend. Finding a sports fan who doesn't know who he is would be hard, but finding one that doesn't like him might be even harder...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about over 4 years ago 21,903 reads 16 comments

  11. Joey Chestnut: Is He an American Hero?

    Baseball, Hot Dogs, Apple Pie, July 4th. Does it get more American? Find me an American over the age of three that has never eaten a hot dog, and I will be greatly impressed...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about over 4 years ago 274 reads 0 comments

  12. Meet The New York Mets: Five Questions That Could Make Or Break The Mets Season

    Last season the New York Mets were the favorite of many to take the National League. This year, not so much...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about over 4 years ago 596 reads 34 comments

  13. Steal!: Three Late Round Speed Threats to Win You Your Fantasy Baseball League

    With guys like Carl Crawford and Jacoby Ellsbury coming off the board in the first couple of rounds, fantasy baseball owners feel the need to grab a speedster early. However, there are plenty of base-stealers being drafted way below their values...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about over 4 years ago 728 reads 2 comments

  14. Overreacting to Overtime: Why the New Overtime Rules are Bad for the NFL

    On Tuesday, the NFL ended a 50-year tradition by changing the playoff overtime rule. The old rule declared sudden-death overtime. The new one gives each team a possession unless a touchdown is scored...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about over 4 years ago 142 reads 1 comments

  15. 2010 MLB Predictions:Team Previews, Standings, Awards, Playoffs and More

    The greatest time of the year is upon us. As the weather warms up, so does that spot in our heart for baseball. Spring training is underway! 30 MLB teams now play their preseason games knowing that in under two weeks, it finally counts again...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about almost 5 years ago 18,689 reads 25 comments

  16. Why Can't We Be Friends?: The 15 Best Rivalries in the History of Sports

    If you have ever watched or played sports at any time in your life you would know that the enjoyment they bring is unmatched. However the enjoyment of watching a rivalry game brings that to a new level...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about almost 5 years ago 243 reads 46 comments

  17. Why Derek Jeter is the Greatest Baseball Player Since 1980

    Talent is overrated. Derek Jeter is not the most talented baseball player since 1980. In fact, he shouldn't even be in the conversation. However, talent can be improved upon with practice; excellence cannot...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about almost 5 years ago 1,277 reads 14 comments

  18. Why This Summer Is LeBron Or Bust For The Knicks

    There is a rare breed of players in sports. The players who can change a franchise, city, and the lives of those in it. LeBron James is one of those players, and the Knicks players, fans, and management know it...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about almost 5 years ago 74 reads 19 comments

  19. King of the Hill: Why Brett Favre Is the Greatest QB Who Ever Lived

    Talent is overrated. Brett Favre is not the most talented quarterback in NFL history. In fact he's not even close. However, talent can be improved upon with practice, excellence cannot...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about almost 5 years ago 1,720 reads 158 comments

  20. 2010 NFL Draft: Why the St. Louis Rams Would Be Crazy Not To Take Ndamukong Suh

    Your grandmother could tell you that the most important player on a football team is the quarterback, and she would be right. So if the St. Louis Rams are trying to build a legitimate contender in this league, they should draft a QB, right? Not this year.

    Mike A Written by Mike A about almost 5 years ago 1,273 reads 11 comments

  21. Base Hit!: Is Ichiro Suzuki the Greatest Contact Hitter Who Ever Lived?

    When Ichiro Suzuki entered the league back in '01 he was far from unknown, underappreciated, or underrated. In fact if anything for a guy who had never played a MLB game, there might have been a better argument he was overrated...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about almost 5 years ago 1,297 reads 1 comments

  22. 40 Years Ago: When Baseball Was Truly America's Pastime

    Do you guys remember what baseball was like 40 years ago? Before the average baseball fan knew what a pitch count was. Before six innings was considered an outstanding start...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about almost 5 years ago 176 reads 4 comments

  23. Roid Rage: Ranking the 10 Best Baseball Players Who Used Steroids

    With steroid testing now implemented all around Major League Baseball and an era known best as "The Steroid Era" coming to a close it's just about time we got to ranking the players who juiced during the in the era...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about almost 5 years ago 16,526 reads 16 comments

  24. 2010 Fantasy Baseball: Five Sleepers That Could Win You Your League

    You hear about it every year: "Some good fantasy baseball sleepers for this year are..." Sometimes they are wrong, while other times they are right. This year is no exception...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about almost 5 years ago 739 reads 12 comments

  25. Say-Hey Kid: Why Willie Mays Is The Greatest Baseball Player Who Ever Lived

    There are five tools to baseball: Hitting for average, hitting for power, speed, arm strength, and fielding ability. In the history of baseball there has only been one man to posses all five tools at an elite level...

    Mike A Written by Mike A about almost 5 years ago 2,203 reads 13 comments