1. Albert Pujols : The Man on Top

    With scores of fantasy analysts listing their top sleepers or top young players or top rebound candidates for the upcoming fantasy baseball season, the most important part of a fantasy lineup seems to be overlooked - the best player in the draft...

    Dan Malato Written by Dan Malato about over 5 years ago 199 reads 2 comments

  2. Bombs Away! A Look Back at Great Home Run Derby Memories

    I have always been a huge fan of the Home Run Derby. It's my favorite part of the All-Star break. Whether it's Sammy Sosa taking swings on a batting tee between rounds or Lance Berkman sending ...

    Dan Malato Written by Dan Malato about almost 6 years ago 1,052 reads 0 comments

  3. Hey Green Bay: Get Over Yourselves!

    You ungrateful little punks.That’s what crosses my mind whenever I hear the Packers complaining about the possible return of Brett Favre. A man that brought them a Super Bowl...

    Dan Malato Written by Dan Malato about almost 6 years ago 196 reads 1 comments

  4. Jim Hendry Strikes Again

    We've been here before. If the Cubs are within a sniff of the playoffs, you can bet a can of Old Style that GM Jim Hendry will try to make a splash in the trade market. This is the time of year that Hendry earns his pay...

    Dan Malato Written by Dan Malato about 6 years ago 243 reads 2 comments

  5. NBA Draft: Memphis Grizzlies Should Nab Michael Beasley

    On the eve of the NBA Draft, only one thing looks certain. The Chicago Bulls will select Derrick Rose with the first pick. After that, your guess is as good as mine...

    Dan Malato Written by Dan Malato about 6 years ago 705 reads 3 comments

  6. NBA Draft: Eric Gordon, Superstar

    When you're picking at the top of the draft, you're looking for a player to make a winner out of your group of losers. To ensure that the player you select proves worthy, it is important to examine both his basketball skills and his character...

    Dan Malato Written by Dan Malato about 6 years ago 931 reads 8 comments

  7. Boston Celtics: Are You Ready For Some Defense?

    I hope you all enjoyed that, because the Lakers are done.Well, the Lakers aren't actually done, but that style of basketball they’ve mastered—and we’ve learned to love—will ...

    Dan Malato Written by Dan Malato about 6 years ago 770 reads 3 comments

  8. Kobe Bryant's New Season: Path to Undeserved Redemption

    Kobe Bryant is selfish.Kobe Bryant is spoiled.Kobe Bryant is a cancer.Just four years ago, that was the perception of today's MVP.After the Lakers laid down for the Pistons in the 2004 NBA Finals, Phil Jackson had had enough...

    Dan Malato Written by Dan Malato about 6 years ago 648 reads 5 comments

  9. NBA Finals Celtics vs. Lakers: How The Celtics Pull The Upset

    The NBA Finals begin Thursday night as the Boston Celtics face the Los Angeles Lakers. While everyone and their sister gets misty-eyed thinking about the old 1980s rivalry between these two ...

    Dan Malato Written by Dan Malato about 6 years ago 721 reads 0 comments

  10. Open Mic: Willie Randolph Helps Us to Understand the Racial Divide

    After adding former Cy Young award winner Johan Santana this off-season the New York Mets again had high hopes for 2008...

    Dan Malato Written by Dan Malato about 6 years ago 336 reads 0 comments

  11. Elite XC: Kimbo Slice Puts on a Show, Stays Undefeated

    Saturday night, Mixed Martial Arts made its primetime network television debut at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. And a memorable debut it was. The main event pitted undefeated Kimbo Slice against James "The Colossus" Thomson...

    Dan Malato Written by Dan Malato about 6 years ago 3,690 reads 40 comments

  12. Lance Berkman Leads Top 10 First Basemen in 2008

    Fantasy sports are all about projecting value. Sure, what a player has done in the past is important, but future production is what matters most to the fantasy owner. Anyone who picked up Chris Shelton a couple years back knows this...

    Dan Malato Written by Dan Malato about 6 years ago 498 reads 3 comments

  13. Fantasy Baseball: How Jay Bruce Will Become a Five-Category Stud

    In fantasy sports, players always want to get in on the next big thing. They want to find the hot prospect, the journeyman, the rejuvenated superstar, or the recently healthy player who will carry their team to the championship...

    Dan Malato Written by Dan Malato about 6 years ago 627 reads 2 comments

  14. NBA Draft: A Decision To Define a Nation

    As America barrels toward November, a single choice will define the course of the next four years and beyond...

    Dan Malato Written by Dan Malato about 6 years ago 922 reads 4 comments