1. Sidney Crosby-Alex Ovechkin: Where Do the Winter Classic Rivals Stand?

    With the fourth NHL Winter Classic less than two months away, the microscope continues to focus on the two participating rivals, the Washington Capitals and the Pittsburgh Penguins, ...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about over 3 years ago 770 reads 3 comments

  2. NFL Picks Week 9: 5 Bold Predictions

    As we enter Week 9 in the NFL season, who will be the surprising picks of the week? I have compiled a list of five bold predictions surrounding five matchups this weekend...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about over 3 years ago 465 reads 1 comments

  3. What Are NHL Fans' Duties to Their Teams?

    NHL fans—or even fans of the NFL, NBA or MLB for that matter—are an integral part of a franchise, but what are their actual duties as fans of their favorite team? ...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about over 3 years ago 347 reads 4 comments

  4. NHL Power Rankings: The 30 Most Dangerous Scorers in the League

    Six-hundred-ninety talented athletes are lucky enough to call themselves players in the NHL, but among them are a select few who can truly be considered the most dangerous scorers in the league...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about over 3 years ago 12,726 reads 39 comments

  5. Cam Newton: 5 NFL Teams That Could Use His Services in April

    Auburn Tigers star quarterback Cam Newton, after his recent allegations, could find himself making the jump to the NFL...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about over 3 years ago 3,537 reads 32 comments

  6. Pittsburgh Penguins: Kris Letang Becoming a Top-Notch Defenseman

    Gone are the questions of when Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang will step up his game and play to his full potential, because the start of the 2010-2011 NHL season has this young Penguin playing some top-notch hockey...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about over 3 years ago 827 reads 26 comments

  7. NHL vs. NFL, NBA, MLB: Are NHL Players Being Held at a Higher Standard?

    The NHL , NFL, NBA and MLB are all professional sports organizations that claim players who have a major influence on society, but recent events are starting to show NHL players are being held at a higher standard than other professional athletes...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about over 3 years ago 832 reads 33 comments

  8. NHL Power Rankings: What Teams Are Already In Midseason Form?

    NHL teams are quickly approaching the 10-game mark, a time to evaluate progress and what must be done for teams to reach playoff form...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about almost 4 years ago 1,442 reads 17 comments

  9. NFL Picks Week 7: 5 Teams Ready to Climb Out of the Cellar

    Despite their slow starts in the 2010 NFL season, there are some teams who are ready to snap their losing ways and turn the losses into wins...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about almost 4 years ago 848 reads 1 comments

  10. Pittsburgh Penguins: 5 Surprises Of The Season So Far

    The start of the 2010-2011 NHL season has been a tumultuous but very telling time for the Pittsburgh Penguins. To say things haven't gone as planned would be an incredible understatement...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about almost 4 years ago 1,784 reads 15 comments

  11. Maria Sharapova Engaged: Where Does the New Athlete Couple Rank?

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Sasha Vujacic has finally popped the big question to tennis star Maria Sharapova. With that announcement, 90 percent of the male population slumps into their rooms to wallow in misery for a few days...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about almost 4 years ago 4,225 reads 5 comments

  12. NHL: Dissecting the Concept of the True Hockey Fan

    What makes someone a "true" NHL fan more so than another? As NHL fans, we constantly hear this phrase tossed around, usually in the form of an accusation from one who considers ...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about almost 4 years ago 1,586 reads 32 comments

  13. NHL Power Rankings: Rating the Top 15 Goaltender of the Year Candidates

    The 2010-11 NHL season is only two weeks old, but it's never too early to make assessments and draw conclusions on the goalies' performances thus far...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about almost 4 years ago 1,843 reads 25 comments

  14. Tim Tebow, Sidney Crosby, and 10 Athletes You Could Bring Home To Mom

    An athlete's duties don't stop at the end of the game. As public figures, athletes have been blessed with the ability to influence because of the power they have acquired over time...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about almost 4 years ago 3,857 reads 8 comments

  15. Pittsburgh Penguins: Simplicity, Less Flash Will Remedy Slow Start

    After four games, the Pittsburgh Penguins have no answers to their poor play that has kicked off the start of the 2010-2011 inaugural season of the Consol Energy Center. Lucky for them, an answer doesn't need to be found...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about almost 4 years ago 394 reads 18 comments

  16. Fantasy Football Week 6: Injury Update

    Despite what athletes, may think they are not invincible and that includes football players. Injuries as just as much a part of the game as the hits, the touchdowns, the sacks and the wacky goal celebrations...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about almost 4 years ago 285 reads 0 comments

  17. NFL Scores Week 5: Where Vegas Got It Wrong, and Why

    Week Five of NFL football is behind us, chock full of upsets and plenty of teams who are certainly upset for their showings on Sunday. In fact, of the 13 games, nine teams who were considered the underdog came out victorious...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about almost 4 years ago 104 reads 0 comments

  18. Brett Favre: How Could Jenn Sterger Scandal Affect His Season?

    With every sports season comes moments of difficulty that test the strength of a player and his or her willingness to fight through it and arise a victor, hopefully a better person after the fact...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about almost 4 years ago 1,444 reads 0 comments

  19. Washington Capitals: 10 Biggest Questions Facing the Team So Far

    Since the lockout, the Washington Capitals have had an interesting journey in the NHL After years of mediocre seasons, the team was rewarded with some high draft picks that brought ...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about almost 4 years ago 973 reads 0 comments

  20. Open Letter to Pittsburgh Penguins Fans: Get a Grip

    The Pittsburgh Penguins organization and fans were not anticipating this start. On Thursday, the Pens kicked off the start of the season by opening the doors to the Consol Energy ...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about almost 4 years ago 975 reads 55 comments

  21. 2010-11 NHL Season: Eastern Conference Quick Playoff Picks, Who's Out?

    The 2010-11 NHL season is finally underway and that means it's officially time to take a look at the Eastern Conference playoff picture...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about almost 4 years ago 144 reads 0 comments

  22. 2011 NHL Eastern Conference Quick Picks: Who's In?

    The 2010-2011 NHL season is finally underway and so come the questions of the season. Did Atlanta make enough changes to put them in playoff contention? Will Boston’s scoring ...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about almost 4 years ago 88 reads 5 comments

  23. How the Pittsburgh Penguins Will Win the Stanley Cup

    Every NHL season begins the same way. Thirty teams, all starting on an even playing field. A handful of them, based on roster alone at the start of the season, look good enough that a Stanley Cup seems very possible...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about almost 4 years ago 816 reads 16 comments

  24. Evgeni Malkin: Pittsburgh Penguins Center Ready to Avenge Poor Season

    Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Penguins beat writer Rob Rossi released the following article after the Pittsburgh Penguins received a disappointing boot from the Montreal Canadiens in the 2010 playoffs...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about almost 4 years ago 583 reads 20 comments

  25. Pittsburgh Penguins 2010-2011 Season Preview: Defensemen, Goalies

    Coming into the offseason, the biggest problem the Pittsburgh Penguins needed to address was the obvious deficiency on defense...

    Laura Falcon Written by Laura Falcon about almost 4 years ago 130 reads 47 comments