1. Ranking the Top 15 Third-Best Players on a Single Team in NBA History

    It is somewhat odd to think that Chris Bosh would become a third option, or third best player on any team he would play on for most of his professional career. That time has come now that he is with LeBron James and Dwayne Wade in Miami...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 7,846 reads 12 comments

  2. The 2010 NBA Free Agency Winners and Losers

    The day has come America. The "Big Three" are officially off the board, and unless your favorite team begins with "Miami" and ends with "Heat," you are probably less than thrilled...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 140 reads 6 comments

  3. LeBron James, Welcome to Dwayne Wade's Kingdom and the New "Big Three"

    In a not-so stunning prediction, LeBron James is the newest member of the Miami Heat. The king has relinquished his crown...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 595 reads 0 comments

  4. Dwayne Wade and Chris Bosh to Miami: Who Is Left For The Chicago Bulls?

    Two of the "Big Three" are off the market. Dwayne Wade and Chris Bosh are headed to Miami according to ESPN's Chris Broussard and others. It may be time for the Chicago Bulls to hit the panic button...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 967 reads 0 comments

  5. LeBron James Leaves Door Open For Dwayne Wade In Chicago

    NBA free agency negotiations have lead to a lot of speculation and intriguing scenarios. The "Big Three" of Dwayne Wade, LeBron James, and Chris Bosh signing in Miami. Joe Johnson signing a contract he arguably does not deserve...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 5,690 reads 19 comments

  6. Music To His Ears: Songs LeBron James Surely Won't Hear After Free Agency

    One of the many constants during a basketball game, besides sweat, yelling, and an amped up crowd, is music. Music gets the blood flowing, keeps the game loose, and is something players like...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 1,105 reads 29 comments

  7. NBA Exec Says Lebron, Bosh To Chicago Is Sure To Happen. Who Cares?

    The NBA hot stove continues to lay on the heat, as a report today linked LeBron James and Chris Bosh to Chicago once the free agency bell strikes July 1st, according to an unnamed NBA executive...

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  8. Realigning the NHL? Sign Me Up!

    The National Hockey League released its 2010-2011 regular season schedule earlier today. It is tough not to be excited, because hockey is that much closer to starting again...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 398 reads 2 comments

  9. A Father's Eyes- Some Of The Best Blackhawks Of My Dad's Time Til Mine

    In honor of Father's Day, I find it fitting to praise my dad for many reasons: love, care, nurturing, and of course, inheriting his sports teams. The one that always brought us closer was the Chicago Blackhawks...

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  10. The 2010 All-Chicago Baseball Team

    With half of the Crosstown Classic played, it is almost as traditional to pick the best of the two clubs as to play the series...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 631 reads 60 comments

  11. Chicago Blackhawks Championship Parade: My Personal Experience

    As many of you know, Friday was the day the city of Chicago and its sports fans united for the return the greatest trophy in sports—the Stanley Cup...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 1,010 reads 0 comments

  12. Chicago Blackhawks Bring The Cup Back To Hawkeytown

    The journey from obscurity to ultimate victory ended last night for the Chicago Blackhawks. The 49 years of poor ownership, lack of funding, and a succession of failures, gone... Welcome back to the promised land...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 257 reads 0 comments

  13. Stephen Strasburg Debut: Rookie Delivers, Nationals Win Behind 14-K Performance

    So much for first game jitters. In the much-anticipated arrival of pitcher Stephen Strasburg to the majors, the flame throwing right-hander gave fans a glimmer of hope in a 5-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 151 reads 0 comments

  14. 2010 Stanley Cup Finals: Offensive Outburst Puts Blackhawks on the Brink

    With a trip back to Chicago for Game Five, no one knew what would happen between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Philadelphia Flyers. If you saw the 7-4 scoring barrage coming, then hopefully you knew to give Vegas a call and put some money down...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 367 reads 0 comments

  15. Philadelphia Flyers: Stanley Cup Finals Game Four Report Card

    After coming up short in the first two games on the road, the Philadelphia Flyers evened the series at home, beating the Chicago Blackhawks 5-3 in Game Four...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 520 reads 9 comments

  16. Chicago Blackhawks Report Card for Game Four

    Despite a battle to come within one goal of tying the Philadelphia Flyers, the Chicago Blackhawks fell in game four by a final of 5-3...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 157 reads 11 comments

  17. Blackhawks Lose Tough Battle On Road, Still Hold 2-1 Lead Over Flyers

    Despite a fast-paced, puck possession style game, the Chicago Blackhawks finally lost on the road to the Philadelphia Flyers in overtime. The Flyers got their first chance to play at home, and the atmosphere did not disappoint at the Wachovia Center...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 256 reads 4 comments

  18. Galarraga, Game of Baseball, Robbed of 21st Perfect Game

    Life is not fair. Ask Armando Galarraga. The Detroit Tiger pitcher was one out away from a perfect game against the Cleveland Indians, when a close play at first base involving Galarraga covering, was ruled in favor of hitter Jason Donald...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 276 reads 1 comments

  19. Antti Niemi, Chicago Blackhawks Win Hectic Game Two Over Philadelphia Flyers

    When Niemi says no, he means it. In what was a stark contrast from Game One, the Chicago Blackhawks squeaked by the Philadelphia Flyers in game two by a score of 2-1...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 308 reads 2 comments

  20. Chicago Blackhawks Win Game of Nerves

    Athletes will admit that when it comes to the big stage of their sport, nerves and being nervous are natural and will happen...

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  21. Dwyane Wade Says Chicago Bulls Are Not Loyal, Forgets To Look in the Mirror

    Aren't we all taught to think before we speak? Does that not apply to star athletes? Well, it should. With Dwayne Wade set to hit free agency in a little over a month, the prince of ...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 1,573 reads 21 comments

  22. 2010 Stanley Cup Finals: The Numbers Behind the Blackhawks-Flyers Matchup

    The stage is set, the teams have battled to get to this point, and on Saturday, the puck will drop on yet another Stanley Cup Finals...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 1,114 reads 21 comments

  23. Chicago Blackhawks Fry Fish, Advance To Stanley Cup Finals

    The Chicago Blackhawks are going to the Stanley Cup Finals. Never thought it would happen so quickly, or so profoundly. Sunday's victory by the Blackhawks in the Western Conference finals capped a 4-0 series whitewash of the top-seeded San Jose Sharks...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 157 reads 2 comments

  24. San Jose Sharks Bite, Chicago Blackhawks Bite Back

    After stealing two games on the road, the Chicago Blackhawks attempted to put themselves in a great situation by winning and take a commanding 3-0 lead over the San Jose Sharks. Mission accomplished...

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  25. The 5 Best Interleague Match-ups This Weekend

    Interleague baseball has been the source of many good and bad feelings within the baseball community. Fans love it, fans hate it...

    Jeff Hicks Written by Jeff Hicks about 4 years ago 81 reads 4 comments