1. NBA Summer League 2010: Examining the Houston Rockets

    After a disappointing season last year, missing the playoffs and finishing third in the Southwest Division, the Houston Rockets should be eager to start off Summer League play...

    Tony Briscoe Written by Tony Briscoe about 4 years ago 6,017 reads 7 comments

  2. Detroit Tigers Need Reliever Ryan Perry Now More Than Ever

    The Detroit Tigers are in a tough predicament. They are one game behind the Minnesota Twins, one game ahead of the Chicago White Sox, and they have lost one of their best relievers in Joel Zumaya...

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  3. Shane Mosley Should Retire, Not Fight Sergio Mora

    Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer announced that three-time world champion “Sugar” Shane Mosley (46-6, 39 KOs) will face off with junior middleweight title holder Sergio Mora on September 18, according to ESPN...

    Tony Briscoe Written by Tony Briscoe about 4 years ago 537 reads 9 comments

  4. Detroit Tigers Reliever Joel Zumaya Injured, Who's a Likely Replacement?

    Detroit Tigers reliever Joel Zumaya suffered from what appeared to be a major elbow injury as he exited the game in the eighth inning...

    Tony Briscoe Written by Tony Briscoe about 4 years ago 423 reads 2 comments

  5. Manny Pacquiao Vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr.: Four Possible Fight Locations

    With arguably one of the greatest match-ups in the history of boxing looming—Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather—one can only imagine the numerous venues that could host the two boxing icons...

    Tony Briscoe Written by Tony Briscoe about 4 years ago 4,020 reads 11 comments

  6. Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr: Will Boxing's Big Fight Happen?

    Well boxing fans, this is the week. We have been patiently waiting for several months now—not for a fight, but for an announcement—and it will finally be delivered this week...

    Tony Briscoe Written by Tony Briscoe about 4 years ago 3,400 reads 33 comments

  7. Detroit Tigers Pitcher Andy Oliver To Make Debut Tonight Against Atlanta Braves

    Starting pitcher Andy Oliver will make his big league debut for the Tigers tonight against the Atlanta Braves. Oliver, who Detroit took in the second round of the 2009 MLB Draft out of Oklahoma State, has been stellar with the Double-A Erie Seawolves...

    Tony Briscoe Written by Tony Briscoe about 4 years ago 798 reads 0 comments

  8. Cornelius Bundrage: Cory Spinks Might Be Scared To Fight Me

    Cory Spinks was supposed to take on Cornelius “K9” Bundrage on March 26, and then that turned into June 12, until the fight was postponed a second time. Now Bundrage thinks that Spinks might be too scared to fight him...

    Tony Briscoe Written by Tony Briscoe about 4 years ago 50 reads 2 comments

  9. Andre Ward vs. Andre Dirrell: Potential Fight of the Year

    After a lackluster performance by Allan Green against Andre Ward in a so-called attempt to capture the WBA super middleweight title, most fight fans are looking for arguably the best match-up in the Showtime Super Six Classic—Andre Ward vs...

    Tony Briscoe Written by Tony Briscoe about 4 years ago 1,283 reads 9 comments

  10. 2010 NBA Draft: Greg Oden a Dud? Portland Trailblazers Need To Draft a Center

    When the Portland Trail Blazers drafted Greg Oden first overall in 2007, they never expected to have to replace him so soon, but now they find themselves being obligated to do so for the sake of the franchise...

    Tony Briscoe Written by Tony Briscoe about over 4 years ago 1,648 reads 5 comments

  11. NBA 2010: The Best Free Agents by Position

    This year the NBA has the most free agent talent in recent memory. Big names and premium talent are readily available to improve any team that can afford them...

    Tony Briscoe Written by Tony Briscoe about over 4 years ago 6,452 reads 8 comments

  12. Detroit Tigers Square Off With Former Teammate Dontrelle Willis

    The Detroit Tigers look to keep their winning streak alive in interleague play against ex-Tiger pitcher Dontrelle Willis tonight...

    Tony Briscoe Written by Tony Briscoe about over 4 years ago 162 reads 3 comments

  13. Floyd Mayweather Fined $6,000: Alleges Rapper Stole His Diamond Watch

    Undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather was court ordered to pay record company Just for You Entertainment $6,000 due to an apparent misunderstanding with rapper Freck Billionaire’s contract...

    Tony Briscoe Written by Tony Briscoe about over 4 years ago 2,328 reads 38 comments

  14. Paul Williams vs. Manny Pacquiao: A Pleasant Possibility

    Paul Williams officially announced that he will be fighting in the welterweight division once again according to Boxing News 24—a move that could land him a fight with Manny Pacquiao...

    Tony Briscoe Written by Tony Briscoe about over 4 years ago 193 reads 45 comments

  15. World Cup 2010: Tim Howard's Return Key for Team USA

    Despite a hard collision with England’s Emile Heskey, USA Goalie Tim Howard has been cleared to play according to published reports. Howard said he didn’t think his ribs were broken after taking a cleat to his midsection...

    Tony Briscoe Written by Tony Briscoe about over 4 years ago 461 reads 0 comments

  16. Tom Izzo and LeBron James Would Be an Odd Couple For Cleveland Caveliers

    It seemed to be just another instance of flirtation between a college coach and an NBA team, with the side plot of a certain player's contract renegotiation...

    Tony Briscoe Written by Tony Briscoe about over 4 years ago 270 reads 4 comments

  17. Vince Young Brawl at Strip Club Leaves Tennesse Titans in a Bind

    Tennessee Titans quarterback Vince Young was cited as an instigator of a brawl that took place at a Dallas strip club early Sunday morning, and could face long-term suspension from the league...

    Tony Briscoe Written by Tony Briscoe about over 4 years ago 575 reads 10 comments

  18. Big Ten Expansion Update: Nebraska and Then What?

    The first piece of the puzzle fell in place for the Big Ten last week as the conference added a twelfth member—the Nebraska Cornhuskers—which will allow them to have a conference football championship game...

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  19. Four Tigers That Are Crucial to Detroit’s 2010 Season

    The Tigers headed into this season with championship aspirations and a talented roster, but they have also relied heavily on the support of a few Tigers. The club has recently floundered offensively, allowing more runs than they have scored...

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  20. Who's the Next Opponent for Paul Williams? Not Kermit Cintron

    In an exclusive interview with Paul William’s manager, George Peterson, Eastside Boxing was able to determine one thing for sure—Williams won’t be fighting Kermit “The Frog” Cintron again...

    Tony Briscoe Written by Tony Briscoe about over 4 years ago 579 reads 11 comments

  21. Yuri Foreman vs. Miguel Cotto II Requested, but Unlikely

    The doctor who examined Yuri Foreman’s torn meniscus during the Miguel Cotto fight expects him to make a full recovery, according to The New York Daily News. Dr...

    Tony Briscoe Written by Tony Briscoe about over 4 years ago 910 reads 13 comments

  22. John Wooden Leaves Legacy, Five Heirs to the College Basketball Throne

    Ten-time NCAA championship coach and famed author John Wooden died June 4th at the age of 99, but left behind a legacy that will last forever...

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  23. Pac-10 Expansion Muddles the Future of College Football

    Expansion is threatening the very fabric of college football. The Pac-10 recently extended an offer to a plethora of Big 12 schools in Texas, Texas A&M, Texas Tech, Oklahoma and ...

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  24. Forget Mayweather-Pacquiao, Four Other Must-See Fights

    Am I the only one sick of waiting for Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao to come to terms and finally fight? I was so deep in a depression about the fight I almost gave up on boxing until I had a revelation...

    Tony Briscoe Written by Tony Briscoe about over 4 years ago 3,732 reads 20 comments

  25. Tigers Gain In Losing Dontrelle Willis, Picking Up Billy Buckner

    The Tigers finally decided to part ways with Dontrelle Willis (4.98 ERA) sending him to the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for relief pitcher Billy Buckner...

    Tony Briscoe Written by Tony Briscoe about over 4 years ago 643 reads 6 comments