1. Minnesota Timberwolves Looking To Possibly Move Jonny Flynn, Get OJ Mayo

    The Minnesota Timberwolves are looking to corner the market of the 2008 draft class. There has been chatter on the internet that the Minnesota Timberwolves are looking to trade for OJ Mayo...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 2,180 reads 5 comments

  2. NFL Pro Bowl: Aaron Rodgers and the Biggest Snubs of the Year

    Every year around this time, the Pro Bowl rosters are announced for the NFC and AFC squads. This is also the time of year when players who should get into the Pro Bowl get the "snub" label...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 38,100 reads 212 comments

  3. Minnesota Twins: New Year's Resolutions For 2011

    The 2010 Minnesota Twins, while having a great season with a 94-68 record, won their 6th American League Central Title since 2002. The post-season struggles of the Twins have been well documented...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 1,939 reads 3 comments

  4. Minnesota Twins: An Offseason Review (So Far)

    The Minnesota Twins , long known for their patient approach to the offseason, have quietly rebuilt their middle infield, and added new, intriguing arms to a retooled bullpen...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 1,413 reads 3 comments

  5. Comparing Pitching Staffs: 2011 Philadelphia Phillies to 1993 Atlanta Braves

    The Cliff Lee signing has put together one of the greatest pitching staffs in recent memory. The last staff that looked this dominant on paper was the 1993 Atlanta Braves ...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 2,023 reads 3 comments

  6. Philadephia Phillies Sign Cliff Lee, Leave Yankees and Rangers Stunned

    In a late night move, the Philadelphia Phillies steal away Cliff Lee, the most prized pitcher in this year's crop of free agents. In a signing that feels like it is out of a heist movie, I'm half expecting Daniel Ocean to be behind this one...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 80 reads 0 comments

  7. MLB Free Agency: Power Ranking the 20 Best Hitters Still Available

    The winter meetings have seen a lot of action so far. Carl Crawford signed with the Boston Red Sox yesterday for seven years and 142 million dollars...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 7,372 reads 4 comments

  8. Minnesota Twins Looking to Re-Sign Carl Pavano

    According to ESPN.com, the Minnesota Twins are making a "serious push" to re-sign Carl Pavano . Pavano has spent the last year-and-a-half in the Twin Cities after being acquired from the Cleveland Indians in 2009...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 718 reads 1 comments

  9. MLB Rumors: Why Teams Should Avoid Cliff Lee Mega-Deal, Get Zack Greinke

    Cliff Lee is going to be a rich man very soon. Strike that. Cliff Lee is going to be a very, very, very rich man soon. After guiding two different teams to World Series berths in consecutive seasons, Lee will basically be given a blank check to fill out..

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 1,189 reads 5 comments

  10. MLB Offseason: Jeremy Hellickson and 10 Rookies Set to Star in 2011

    The 2011 Major League Baseball season seems a long ways away, but it is never too early to take a glance at potential impact rookies for next season...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 3,203 reads 8 comments

  11. Minnesota Twins Win Bid for Tsuyoshi Nishioka and Other Offseason Tidbits

    The Minnesota Twins offseason shopping got quite the jump-start on Black Friday. News came across the wire that the Twins were the highest bidder, and now have 30 days of exclusive contract negotiations with Tsuyoshi Nishioka...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 1,516 reads 7 comments

  12. Why Brad Childress Shouldn't Be Blamed for Minnesota Vikings' Lost Season

    The story of the 2010 edition of the Minnesota Vikings is well known throughout the country. There are so many juicy storylines to follow that the Soap Opera Network has commissioned ...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 1,055 reads 6 comments

  13. Minnesota Twins Skipper Ron Gardenhire Deserves AL Manager of the Year

    Later today, the results of voting for the American League and National League Manager of the Year will be announced. I am here to tell you why Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire deserves the award following the 2010 MLB season...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 263 reads 0 comments

  14. Minnesota Timberwolves Snap Losing Streak After Career Night for Michael Beasley

    A six-game losing streak had Wolves fans dreading a repeat performance of last year's squad, which won only 15 games last season. A dose of the Sacramento Kings, and a career night from Michael Beasley can remedy many of those concerns...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 582 reads 1 comments

  15. Minnesota Twins: All-Time Greatest Lineup

    The Minnesota Twins start their 50th season in Minnesota next season. I thought it might be fun to choose the best starting lineup possible from the last 50 years. I also included the top five pitchers for a starting rotation and a closer...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 3,926 reads 10 comments

  16. Randy Moss Cut: 4 Possible Destinations for Free Agent WR

    Randy Moss was released by the Minnesota Vikings just weeks after being traded back to the team that originally drafted him. He could possibly be a major help for a few teams looking to make the playoffs...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 5,178 reads 0 comments

  17. Minnesota Vikings: Randy Moss Is Cut Already?

    According to reports from NFL .com, the Minnesota Vikings have cut newly acquired Randy Moss . Moss came back to Minnesota in a trade with the New England Patriots for a third round pick in the 2011 draft...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 1,333 reads 0 comments

  18. Most Likely Candidates for NBA Contraction

    In order for the Miami Heat to pull off what they did this past off-season, two other franchises had to lose their biggest stars. The NBA is a definite have, have-not league. The smaller, less desirable markets have very little chance to succeed...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 2,894 reads 12 comments

  19. Minnesota Twins: The Most Important Day In Twins History

    There have been many important days in Twins history. Oct. 25th, 1987 (first World Series victory), Oct. 27th, 1991 (second World Series), and June 5th, 2001 (drafting of Joe Mauer ) spring to mind for many fans...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 767 reads 0 comments

  20. Minnesota Twins Face a Winter of Change in Free Agency

    The Minnesota Twins once again will be watching the fall classic at home. The good news is that they bought new 3D TV's. So they have that going for them. But just because they are done for 2010 doesn't mean it's time to be sitting around...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 1,079 reads 8 comments

  21. Minnesota Timberwolves: Are the Timber Puppies Turning into Timberwolves?

    I hadn't planned on talking about the Wolves until the draft lottery after the season, but their recent success has spurned me to take notice...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 1,617 reads 2 comments

  22. Minnesota Twins: After the Boys of Summer Are Gone...

    Here lie your 2010 Minnesota Twins. April 5, 2010-October 9, 2010. In a game that seemed inevitable, the Twins once again were swept out of the playoffs by the New York Yankees...

    Matt Busch Written by Matt Busch about over 3 years ago 338 reads 1 comments