1. David Kahn, Can We Think About the Future of the Minnesota Timberwolves?

    I'll admit I am a life-long, die-hard Minnesota Timberwolves fan. My family has had season tickets since day one, and I have been attending games since I was old enough to know what basketball was...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 773 reads 9 comments

  2. 2011 NBA Mock Draft: Full First-Round Mock, Where Will Everyone End Up?

    The 2011 NBA Draft is only a couple of days away! If you are anywhere near as excited as I am, we will be in for a great Thursday. Up until this point, the 2011 NBA draft class has been referred to as a fairly weak one...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 8,644 reads 13 comments

  3. 2011 US Open: Power Ranking the Top 10 Americans After Congressional

    The U.S. Open left no doubt as to which continent is the most dominant. The top two Americans were Robert Garrigus and Kevin Chappell, who each finished in a tie for third...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 1,684 reads 0 comments

  4. NBA Draft 2011: Derrick Williams and 15 Best Picks for Minnesota Timberwolves

    The Minnesota Timberwolves have not had the greatest track record in the NBA draft. They have been known to draft Ndudi Ebi as well as three point guards in one round. So what they will actually do come draft day is a mystery to us all...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 1,464 reads 5 comments

  5. US Open 2011: 10 Lessons We Learned from Congressional

    The 2011 U.S. Open is now in the books. We saw fantastic golf at Congressional. And despite the easy course set up, the championship was as entertaining to watch as most...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 951 reads 7 comments

  6. 2011 US Open Golf: Rory McIlroy Isn't the Next Tiger Woods

    We have all just witnessed one of the greatest performances in the history of golf. Over the last four days, Rory McIlroy put on a clinic. And this wasn't at another ho-hum tournament...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 842 reads 6 comments

  7. US Open 2011: Rory McIlroy and 10 Candidates to Take Congressional

    The U.S. Open cannot be won on Thursday. That doesn't mean that it can't be lost. So after Day One, we have seen a number of guys make a move. None more so than Rory McIlroy...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 322 reads 1 comments

  8. US Open Golf 2011: Phil Mickelson and 5 Americans with a Real Chance to Win

    American golf has been struggling. Nothing against Steve Stricker, but it is a bit shocking that he is the highest-ranked American player. I thought Phil Mickelson was supposed to step up in the absence of Tiger Woods...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 226 reads 0 comments

  9. NBA Draft 2011: 5 Most Overhyped Prospects on the Draft Big Board

    The draft is little more than a week away. On June 23rd, we will finally find out where all the players will fall. As the draft approaches, executives will begin to take a closer look at their needs...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 10,537 reads 31 comments

  10. 2011 US Open Odds: 10 Sleeper Candidates to Take Home the Title

    Phil Mickelson. Luke Donald. Lee Westwood. Steve Stricker. Everyone has heard those names tossed around as U.S. Open favorites. But being a favorite does not guarantee a victory...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 3,025 reads 0 comments

  11. Tiger Woods: Steve Williams on Another Bag for the U.S. Open

    Tiger Woods ' longtime caddie, Steve Williams, will be on a new bag for the first time in almost 13 years during the 2011 U.S. Open. With Woods recuperating from injuries and not playing, Williams will be looping for Australian Adam Scott...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 628 reads 6 comments

  12. Tiger Woods: Just How Badly Does Golf Need Him Back on the Leaderboard?

    The game was around long before a young kid named Tiger Woods burst onto the scene. And there is no doubt it will be around for a long time after Tiger's days are done. With that said, the PGA Tour thrives with Tiger...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 717 reads 12 comments

  13. Phil Mickelson and the Top 11 Nice Guys in Golf

    When people think of golf, some think of angry men who hit a little white ball. And while some golfers fall into that stereotype, many don't. The PGA Tour is filled with great guys...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 6,647 reads 4 comments

  14. Tiger Woods, U.S. Open: What U.S. Open Withdrawal Means for Tiger

    It's official. Tiger is out. Using media giant Twitter, Tiger announced , "Not playing in US Open. Very disappointed. Short-term frustration for long-term gain...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 194 reads 0 comments

  15. Tiger Woods: 18 Reasons He Needs to Play in the U.S. Open at Congressional

    Will he or won't he? That is the biggest question surround Tiger Woods and the 2011 U.S. Open at Congressional right now. Everyone wants to know if he will or won't be playing in this years contest...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 1,510 reads 16 comments

  16. U.S. Open 2011: 10 Favorites Heading to Congressional

    The U.S. Open is approaching quickly. The first round of play is just over a week away, and everyone is already wondering who is going to win. The truth is, it is quite a jumble up top...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 1,438 reads 7 comments

  17. John Daly and the 10 Ugliest Golf Pants

    The clothes make the man. If that saying is true, there are a fair amount of golfers in a world of hurt. There is a difference between looking stylish on the golf course and looking foolish...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 10,042 reads 15 comments

  18. Tiger Woods: 10 Bold Predictions If His Struggles Continue

    Tiger Woods has seen his fair share of struggles over the past few seasons. Woods brought some of them upon himself and others were out of his control. For a moment, though, let us all assume Woods' struggles will not be over anytime soon...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 134 reads 12 comments

  19. Tiger Woods: Week-by-Week Predictions for the Rest of His Season

    If anything makes the American public forgive and forget in sports, it is winning. Look at Kobe Bryant. Look at Michael Vick...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 1,045 reads 3 comments

  20. Tiger Woods: If This Is It, Where Does Woods Rank Among All-Time Best?

    Tiger Woods is in a free-fall right now. His world ranking fell to No. 12 last week. This is the first time since 1997 that Woods has not been one of the top 10 golfers in the world...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 132 reads 19 comments

  21. 2011 NBA Draft Lottery: Should the Timberwolves Give Up the Number 2 Pick?

    On lottery night, Timberwolves GM David Kahn told the media , "This league has a habit, and I am just going to say habit, of producing some pretty incredible story lines." This was all in response to the Wolves receiving the No...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 2,496 reads 28 comments

  22. 2011 NBA Mock Draft: Complete Mock Draft, Chicago Doubles Down with Late Picks

    As you all know, the 2011 NBA Draft is quickly approaching. All teams view the draft as a way to improve their current rosters. This can happen by either drafting in your place or perhaps trading up or down...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 2,376 reads 4 comments

  23. Phil Mickelson and the Best Left Handed Golfers of All Time

    South Paw. Lefty. Call them what you will, but left-handed golfers are rare on the PGA Tour. That does not mean, however, they do not have game. Being a left-handed golfer is not always easy, either...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 10,796 reads 2 comments

  24. NBA Draft 2011: 5 Players the Minnesota Timberwolves Should Target with Pick 20

    With the NBA Draft only weeks away, the speculation of what teams will pick what players is already well underway. If you happen to be a Minnesota Timberwolves fan, the NBA draft is not something that guarantees a solid player anymore...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 1,665 reads 7 comments

  25. Tiger Woods Withdraws from Players: Is This Rock Bottom?

    Just this week, I wrote that things could not get much worse for Tiger Woods. I guess I learned my lesson to never tempt the golfing gods. Today, not only did things get worse for Tiger Woods, but they got painful-to-watch, vomit-inducing bad...

    John  Burke Written by John Burke about over 3 years ago 876 reads 2 comments