1. Lessons Learned from the Chicago Cubs' Loss to the Milwaukee Brewers

    The Cubs lost to the Brewers 7-5, and here is what we learned from that loss. Back End of the Rotation Will Be Shaky Take your pick: Chris Volstad or Randy Wells...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about over 2 years ago 487 reads 5 comments

  2. Marshall, Marshall, Marshall: Brandon's Personal Life Should Not Be Excused

    When Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery traded for Brandon Marshall , he knew the type of baggage that would be on the plane ride with him...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about over 2 years ago 452 reads 10 comments

  3. Not Chicago Bulls Bound, Dwight Howard's Ego Is His Own Kryptonite

    In the end, the dream of the Chicago Bulls landing Dwight Howard will never come into fruition. The Bulls were willing to part with Luol Deng , Omer Asik, Carlos Boozer and ...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about over 2 years ago 1,115 reads 2 comments

  4. NCAA Tournament: Anthony Davis Will Carry Kentucky to New Orleans

    Don't bet against Kentucky not making it to the championship game because it might cost you a chance to win the office pool this year...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about over 2 years ago 177 reads 0 comments

  5. March Sadness: Snubs to Mid Majors to Power Conferences Is Wrong

    “No way man, my team got snubbed,” will be the words uttered by those who hold their hearts dear to their beloved alums after the NCAA committee reveals their field of sixty eight who will be competing for the national championship...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about over 2 years ago 214 reads 0 comments

  6. Chicago Cubs: First Baseman Anthony Rizzo Asks, 'Why Not This Year?'

    Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo breathed optimism into the lovable losing franchise for the 2012 season, when ESPN Chicago quoted him saying the forever boring, inspirational ...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about almost 3 years ago 1,050 reads 0 comments

  7. Hey, I'm Talking to Yu: Is It Worth $51 Million to Speak to Someone?

    The Texas Rangers have won the bidding war for permission to negotiate the rights of Japanese phenom starting pitcher, Yu Darvish. The Rangers have spent a whopping $51...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about almost 3 years ago 377 reads 6 comments

  8. Chris Paul To Lakers: Can the NBA Save Its Image from the Fallout?

    The NBA owners and players tried to save the face of the league by ripping the chains off of the greed-filled, lockout that claimed 16 games of the season, but the latest debacle ...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about almost 3 years ago 1,059 reads 0 comments

  9. Stern Warning: Chris Paul Trade to the Lakers Is Dead

    Reporting via Twitter, Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! was the first to break the astonishing news of the NBA rejecting the shocking trade that would have sent Chris Paul to the Lakers ...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about almost 3 years ago 1,099 reads 1 comments

  10. Theo Epstein and the Chicago Cubs Stay Quiet During MLB Winter Meetings

    The Chicago Cubs are one step closer ending their championship drought with the recent signing of—David DeJesus? This year's winter meetings, in the first year as a Cub for ...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about almost 3 years ago 474 reads 3 comments

  11. Chicago Cubs Moving in the Right Direction After Firing Mike Quade

    Theo Epstein, the new Chicago Cubs club president, made his first major and most likely easiest decision this offseason, when he decided not retain Mike Quade as their manager for the upcoming 2012 season...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about 3 years ago 172 reads 0 comments

  12. Tennessee Titans: Chris Johnson May Not Be a Titan After All

    Touted as one of the league's best running backs just two years ago, Chris Johnson 's miserable 2011 season continues after another lackluster performance against the Indianapolis Colts ...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about 3 years ago 283 reads 2 comments

  13. Home Improvement: How to Rebuild the Cubs into Contenders in 2012

    For the third year in a row, the Cubs are starting to look like sellers at the trade deadline, and the rebuilding towards of a brighter future will begin very quickly...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about over 3 years ago 1,346 reads 9 comments

  14. Carlos Zambrano's Latest Rant May End His Tenure with Cubs, but the Truth Hurts

    As blunt as Chicago Cubs pitcher Carlos Zambrano ’s critical comments directed towards his teammates were after another devastating lost to the St. Louis Cardinals , it’s hard to dispute the truth to his words...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about over 3 years ago 681 reads 1 comments

  15. NBA Finals Game 2: Was It a Dallas Mavericks Comeback or a Miami Heat Collapse?

    After sleepwalking for three and a half quarters, the Mavericks finally woke up after it appeared Miami Heat was about to slam the door shut after their 13-0 run that put them up 88-73 with 7:15 remaining in the fourth quarter...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about over 3 years ago 207 reads 0 comments

  16. We're Not Going to Take It: Chicago Cubs Mediocrity Is No Longer Acceptable

    You know things are going bad for the Chicago Cubs this season when the worse part about being recently swept by the Houston Astros was not the sweep itself...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about over 3 years ago 814 reads 9 comments

  17. Chicago Cubs: Alfonso Soriano and 5 Players Who Should Be Booed out of the City

    Come on Chicago Cubs fans. We have all done it before with our chorus of boos and our cynical hate mail...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about over 3 years ago 1,793 reads 7 comments

  18. Ohio State: What Will Be Jim Tressel's Coaching Career Legacy?

    And just as quick as a blink of an eye, Jim Tressel 's legendary coaching career has come to a screeching halt. Tressel resigned as the Ohio State football coach on May 31 amid an NCAA investigation of rules violation during the 2010 season...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about over 3 years ago 319 reads 2 comments

  19. Chicago Cubs: Jim Hendry Will Regret Not Playing Tyler Colvin

    The instant the Chicago Cubs manager Mike Quade decided to play Jeff Baker instead of Tyler Colvin at first base when Carlos Pena missed a couple of games because of an injury, he made a mistake...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about over 3 years ago 978 reads 8 comments

  20. Chicago Cubs: An Organization so Doomed, Not Even Superman Can Save Them

    Where do I begin? Or better question is: Do I even want to waste my time writing about an organization that has lost all of its creditability from not only its opponents, but from their fans, too? The Chicago Cubs are terrible...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about over 3 years ago 921 reads 2 comments

  21. Fantasy Baseball Rewind: How Have the Top 10 Draft Picks Performed so Far?

    Are you still wondering if you made the correct choice during the first round of your fantasy baseball draft? Does a player you had so much hopes on lived up to your expectations ...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about over 3 years ago 290 reads 0 comments

  22. Fantasy Baseball Pickups of the Week

    "I told you so," repeated my brother yet again as I beamed a glare that could kill in his direction. I rolled my eyes at him as I quietly muttered to myself, "Lucky guess...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about over 3 years ago 1,130 reads 0 comments

  23. Fantasy Baseball Trade Advice: Players to Sell High and Buy Low

    In fantasy baseball, there are two ways fantasy owners can improve their team: waiver wire and executing trades...

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  24. Andrew Bynum Goes Down, but the Los Angeles Lakers Will Not During the Playoffs

    After hearing about the tragic news about Andrew Bynum hyper-extending one of his surgically repaired knees during a contest against their heated rival, the San Antonio Spurs , ...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about over 3 years ago 217 reads 2 comments

  25. Fantasy Baseball Pickups of the Week: When in Doubt, Don't

    Last season, I made the mistake dropping Buster Posey. (And for those who do not want to read my ironic story, you can scroll down to my pickups of the week at the bottom of this page...

    Ryan Neiman Written by Ryan Neiman about over 3 years ago 1,709 reads 0 comments