1. Monta Ellis Out Three to Four Months With Torn Ankle Ligament

    This is not the way that Monta Ellis wanted to show the Warriors he is worth his new six-year, $66 million contract. ESPN...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 938 reads 12 comments

  2. What Will Juventus Do With Tiago?

    It is widely known throughout Serie A followers that Juventus midfielder Tiago Mendes was one of the biggest flops of the 2007-08 season...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 195 reads 2 comments

  3. Who, Exactly, Is Pablo Sandoval? A Look at the San Francisco Giants Prospect

    Before the 2008 season, not many people knew who 22-year-old catcher/first baseman Pablo Sandoval was, and rightfully so. He wasn't putting up ridiculous stats in the minors; he was hitting for a strong average, but that's about it...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 1,812 reads 16 comments

  4. A San Francisco Giants Fan Who Doesn't Like Mike Krukow: Part Deux

    When I wrote the first part in this series, I didn't know there would be a second. So, as another summer comes to an end, and the 2008 San Francisco Giants' season comes to an unspectacular ...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 537 reads 21 comments

  5. Serie A: How Much Does Giorgio Chiellini's Injury Hurt Juventus?

    After defender Giorgio Chiellini suffered his knee injury this weekend in the Berlusconi Trophy match against AC Milan, there were fears that the rising star would be out for six months. However, the injury was not as severe as many people feared...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 441 reads 2 comments

  6. Which Pro Athletes Would You Like To See Roasted?

    Comedy Central's annual Celebrity Roast, this year being comedian/actor Bob Saget, got me thinking a little bit on which pro athlete people might want to see roasted...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 579 reads 20 comments

  7. Tim Lincecum Dominates Braves, Proves Again Why He Is Cy Young Worthy

    In case you didn't think Tim Lincecum was among the top candidates for the Cy Young award, his performance against the Atlanta Braves had to make an impression...

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  8. Earth To NBC Olympics Crew: It's Time To Lose the Tape Delay

    Even though that Phelps guy is dominating once again in the pool, I can tell you three hours before it happens that he will do it. Why is that? Because I'm in California, so the Olympic coverage I see on NBC is three hours after it happens...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 1,995 reads 17 comments

  9. Like the Olympics' Opening Ceremony? Too Bad It Was Fake

    If you saw the opening ceremonies on Friday night, you saw one of the most exciting firework shows in the history of the world. Just one problem...it was created by a computer. That's right, the opening ceremonies were altered by a computer...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 836 reads 5 comments

  10. Sebastian Giovinco's Legend Grows with Every Game

    Despite only standing 5'5", people have high hopes for 21-year-old midfielder Sebastian Giovinco, who is one of the most talented youngsters in Italy...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 499 reads 6 comments

  11. Open Mic: San Francisco Giants' All-Time Lineup

    The San Francisco Giants, despite their lack of World Series titles—and current lack of winning at the moment—are one of the most talented teams in the history of baseball...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 680 reads 9 comments

  12. Breaking News: Brett Favre Just Sneezed (Humor)

    There are reports coming in out of Green Bay that newly reinstated quarterback Brett Favre may be coming down with a cold. Sources have said it may be because of too much air conditioning in the private jet he took to the Packers' camp this weekend...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 901 reads 16 comments

  13. San Francisco Giants' Inactivity at the Deadline Simply Adds to the Confusion

    For a team that had rumors swirling about before the trade deadline, the only thing that occurred as the deadline passed was inactivity...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 366 reads 4 comments

  14. Mike Greenberg Hits the Net and Finds Out Nobody Likes Him Or His Show

    Funny how things work isn’t it? Just a few weeks back I wrote an article about how much I dislike ESPN Radio’s Mike and Mike in the Morning and how they mishandled the whole Elton Brand to the Philadelphia 76ers situation...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 1,338 reads 0 comments

  15. Serie A: Alberto Aquilani Heading Out Of Rome?

    Alberto Aquilani, the talented 24-year-old midfielder has been subject of numerous transfer rumors lately after numerous unsuccessful contract negotiation meetings with Roma...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 328 reads 3 comments

  16. A Tale Of Two Quarterbacks: Alex Smith and Aaron Rodgers

    For the weeks leading up to the 2005 NFL Draft, the San Francisco 49ers had to decide who was going to be the new face of the franchise...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 2,304 reads 1 comments

  17. San Francisco Giants: Youngsters Finally Starting to Get Their Time to Shine

    The trade of Ray Durham has not only freed up some money on the payroll and created a spot for somebody younger to play, it is a signal that the team is going to get a little younger in the lineup...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 292 reads 0 comments

  18. The "We" Epidemic Amongst Fans: Can It Be Stopped?

    There is a growing epidemic amongst fans that needs to be stopped.The use of the word "we" when talking about one’s favorite team has completely changed sports society.Whenever I hear it...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 591 reads 18 comments

  19. San Francisco Giants Sign 16-Year-Old Outfielder To Record Deal

    Continuing their efforts to once again become a force in the international market, the San Francisco Giants have announced the signing of 16-year-old Dominican outfielder Rafael Rodriguez. Rodriguez will receive a $2...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 1,228 reads 5 comments

  20. Sebastian Giovinco: Would Juventus Really Consider Selling Him?

    Despite only standing 5'5", Sebastian Giovinco is one of Italy's biggest prospects in nearly a decade. However, despite his potential, the Juve hierarchy seems to be always rumored to be possibly letting go of the pint-sized midfielder and future No...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 1,585 reads 2 comments

  21. Mike and Mike: Please Go Away

    You would think that ESPN, the so-called "Worldwide Leader in Sports," would have a morning sports talk show that actually had nothing but actual sports coverage. Not so much...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 1,543 reads 13 comments

  22. San Francisco Giants Mid-Season Prospect Report

    For an organization that hasn't produced many homegrown players in the past 10 years, 2008 has been a revelation for the San Francisco Giants' minor league system...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 285 reads 4 comments

  23. Serie A: Juventus Using Young Talent For the Wrong Reasons

    For a team who wants to emphasize keeping their young talent, it has been a confusing transfer season for the Juventus management...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 1,023 reads 8 comments

  24. Marcello Lippi's Return: What Does It Mean For Italy?

    After Marcello Lippi captured the World Cup in 2006, many people thought it was his swansong and cemented him as one of Italy's best managers. However, two years later, things have changed...

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  25. Barry Zito: Finally Something to Build Upon

    This is what Brian Sabean envisioned when he signed Barry Zito to that infamous $126 million contract in the winter of 2006...

    Danny Penza Written by Danny Penza about 6 years ago 284 reads 2 comments