1. The 10 Best Sporting Venues in the United States

    There has been a lot talk recently of the best sporting events of this past year. The 2008 Super Bowl? Wimbledon? There have been a lot of great competitions over the years, some taking place in the most historic and awe-inspiring venues ever...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about 6 years ago 4,059 reads 41 comments

  2. Minnesota Twins: Chicago Will Be Tough to Top

    I don't have much to say about yesterday's game; simply incredible. Minnesota is the hottest team in MLB right now and is tearing up every power ranking.As I have said before, I believe that Chicago will be very tough to top in the AL Central...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about 6 years ago 517 reads 4 comments

  3. MLB Prediction Contest: Week One

    In an attempt to start yet another weekly series here on Bleacher Report, a few friends and I will attempt to predict the winner of a specific game every day for a week. We will keep track of the results and compete for ultimate bragging rights...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about 6 years ago 447 reads 30 comments

  4. The Oakland Raiders Will Make the Playoffs

    This culture loves to dish out awards. If it is not world champions, it is the best team that didn't win the Super Bowl. Or the best team not included in the playoffs. Or the best team with less than 10 wins...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about 6 years ago 1,462 reads 31 comments

  5. Minnesota Twins: Average Pitching Is All That's Needed

    Minnesota had a great offensive night last night, racking up 12 runs against Paul Byrd and the Indians. Livan Hernandez took the mound for the Twins and performed admirably. He went a full six innings while giving up only three runs...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about 6 years ago 412 reads 6 comments

  6. MLB Rumor Wire: C.C. Sabathia To the Brewers?

    The groundwork appears to be laid for a trade of C.C. Sabathia to the Milwaukee Brewers. Milwaukee drafted Matt LaPorta with the seventh overall pick in the 2007 draft, and he appears to be the centerpiece of this possible trade...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about 6 years ago 976 reads 9 comments

  7. Minnesota Twins: Bullpen Getting Job Done

    This year has been surprising for Minnesota in many ways. Most of the major-market experts predicted the Twins to have a rebuilding year in 2008 and not compete at the high level the rest of the AL Central is at...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about 6 years ago 557 reads 0 comments

  8. Minnesota Twins Organizational Top 10: Second Base

    All stats current as of July 21. Alexi Casilla, Minnesota TwinsCasilla was brought up this year, and is on track for the longest stint of his career. He is thriving against major league pitching, batting ...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about 6 years ago 302 reads 0 comments

  9. Randy Johnson and His Forgotten Legacy

    Sitting in Section 141 of Chase Field last night, I got the opportunity to see, firsthand, just how the Big Unit has fallen...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about 6 years ago 647 reads 6 comments

  10. Minnesota Twins Whatnot: July 2

    Another week, another Whatnot. This week the panel will discuss the possibility of playoffs for Minnesota, as well as diving into the minor leagues...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about 6 years ago 626 reads 0 comments

  11. My Town Rocks: Sahuarita, Arizona

    For anyone not aware, there is a new Bleacher Report contest started by Chris Radez. In this contest, you are supposed to make a case for your town. You are supposed to tell why it rocks, and what it contributes to the sporting world...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about 6 years ago 669 reads 10 comments

  12. Minnesota Twins: Buyers Or Sellers?

    With just over 31 days until the trade deadline, it is time Minnesota figure out what they want to do. Should they buy and try to continue hanging with the White Sox? Or do they sell and build ...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about 6 years ago 371 reads 8 comments

  13. MLB Rumor Wire: Curt Schilling to Pitch Again?

    Many rumors are floating around these past few days in baseball. With the All-Star game just around the corner, many teams are preparing for the trade deadline...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about 6 years ago 260 reads 6 comments

  14. Arizona Diamondbacks: Losing Games While Pitching Struggles

    Had a rough week? The Arizona Diamondbacks certainly know how you feel, as they are not doing too good in the current nine-game road trip. After taking two of three from the hot Athletics, Arizona promptly got swept by the Minnesota Twins...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about 6 years ago 192 reads 0 comments

  15. Minnesota Twins: 2010 World Series Champions?

    No matter where Minnesota ends up in the AL Central this year, this season will be classified as a rebuilding year. There are a few weak spots on this young team that will get filled as the years go by...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about 6 years ago 1,776 reads 8 comments

  16. Minnesota Twins Whatnot: June 25

    Do you think Gardy did the right thing Friday afternoon when he had Redmond in the game as the DH and Mauer in as catcher? Would you have rather had Mauer DH to save his knees, or Redmond ...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about 6 years ago 393 reads 1 comments

  17. NFL Rumor Mill: Jason Taylor to the Packers—Well, Maybe Not

    It is known by the football world that the Green Bay Packers have at least expressed interest in trading for Jason Taylor. What is not known, however, is if Miami has any desire to trade the veteran defensive end...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about 6 years ago 1,335 reads 10 comments

  18. NBA Rumor Wire: Leandro Barbosa on the Block, Allen Iverson to Opt Out?

    While many teams have already started their offseason, the Los Angeles Lakers and the Boston Celtics are just starting theirs. Nevertheless, much action is coming from not only them, but every team in the league...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about over 6 years ago 2,495 reads 6 comments

  19. MLB Rumor Wire: Matt Holliday, C.C. Sabathia on the Move?

    There is nothing better than baseball rumors in June, is there? There are plenty of things going on in MLB that aren't happening on the baseball diamond...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about over 6 years ago 1,879 reads 12 comments

  20. Why The Los Angeles Lakers Should Draft James Mays

    For those of you not familiar with the trade that took away the Lakers' first round pick, I'll bring you up to date. Pau Gasol certainly provided his new team with many great games this past year, but probably not at the price that was paid for him...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about over 6 years ago 1,306 reads 7 comments

  21. Arizona Diamondbacks: Justin Upton Finds His Groove

    Following a stunning, 15-1 loss at the hands of the Oakland Athletics, Arizona has now won two games in a row after a 2-1 victory Thursday night. During this six-game homestand, 20-year-old Justin Upton was 0-for-10 with seven strikeouts...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about over 6 years ago 446 reads 4 comments

  22. Open Mic: Which Sport Has The Best Athletes?

    Which sport has the best all-around athletes? That question has been asked, debated, and fought over by sports fans for decades. Yet despite the attention this subject has received, no concrete consensus has been reached...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about over 6 years ago 890 reads 22 comments

  23. MLB: Minnesota Twin's Whatnot 6/17

    The Minnesota Whatnot staff is shorthanded today, with only Marty Andrade and I able to contribute this week. We will still have fun talking draft, trades, and Chicago White Sox...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about over 6 years ago 438 reads 7 comments

  24. NBA Finals: Lakers Outclassed by Celtics in Deciding Game Six

    "I got my own. I got my own. I hope we made you proud." That's what Kevin Garnett whispered to Bill Russell after a huge, 39-point victory over the Los Angeles Lakers Tuesday night in Game Six of the NBA Finals, 131-92...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about over 6 years ago 377 reads 1 comments

  25. Minnesota Twins: Notes on Alexi Casilla, Juan Rincon

    I apologize for my lack of activity around here lately. If you didn't know, I now live in Tucson, Ariz. The Internet people haven't come yet, so I am running off to wherever they provide free wireless...

    Andrew Kneeland Written by Andrew Kneeland about over 6 years ago 530 reads 2 comments