1. Projecting the New York Mets' 2013 Opening Day 25-Man Roster

    It has come to that point of the New York Mets season again when the team is completely unbearable to watch, loses most games it plays, shows little to no effort nor desire to win, and acts like the same old Mets over and over again...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about 2 years ago 3,235 reads 14 comments

  2. Brooklyn Nets: Barclays Center Represents Clean Slate for New-Look Nets

    Since their ABA beginnings as a franchise, and through their entrance into the NBA, the Nets have been given a label as a troubled team that didn't win many games, had plenty of ...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about 2 years ago 730 reads 0 comments

  3. 2011-12 NBA Season in Review: DeShawn Stevenson of the Nets

    The Nets signed Stevenson to a 1-year, $2.5 million contract on December 23rd, 2011, just three days before the Nets played their first game of the season...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about over 2 years ago 789 reads 2 comments

  4. 2012 NBA Free Agency: Why Deron Williams Should Re-Sign with the Nets

    Basically all the NBA writers that cover the teams involved in the complex Deron Williams and Dwight Howard free agency saga have started to pencil in D-Will as being a Maverick next season...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about over 2 years ago 1,550 reads 20 comments

  5. Why the New York Mets Won't Be as Bad as Everyone Thinks

    It is no secret right now in New York sports that the Mets are a second-class citizen when compared to the Yankees ...

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  6. NBA Trade Deadline 2012: Nets Trade for Gerald Wallace After Dwight Opts-in

    That's right. Dwight Howard did the seemingly unthinkable and waived the ETO (early termination option) on his current contract, meaning he has essentially opted-in to the final year of his deal with Orlando, according to the Washington Post...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about over 2 years ago 818 reads 3 comments

  7. New Jersey Nets: Could Gerald Green Be Used in a Dwight Howard Trade?

    In a breakout performance in Saturday's Nets loss to the Houston Rockets , recent D-League call-up Gerald Green, who is on his second 10-day contract with New Jersey, went absolutely bonkers for 26 points on 10-15 shooting with four three-pointers...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about over 2 years ago 1,938 reads 6 comments

  8. New Jersey Nets: Looking at Potential Trades Involving Anthony Morrow

    In this truncated season, Anthony Morrow hasn't been amazing for all 35 games but has been one of the Nets ' most reliable players on the offensive end...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about over 2 years ago 1,597 reads 11 comments

  9. New Jersey Nets: Looking at Potential Trades Involving Jordan Farmar

    Since the Nets signed Jordan Farmar as a free agent from the Los Angeles Lakers two offseasons ago, he has emerged as a quality back-up point guard who could probably start for a few NBA teams...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about over 2 years ago 95 reads 20 comments

  10. New Jersey Nets: Taking a Look at the Surprising Emergence of Jordan Farmar

    There is no doubt that this season has been an incredibly tough one for the Nets on the court as they have suffered an unheard amount of injuries early on in this shortened season, ...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about over 2 years ago 1,475 reads 2 comments

  11. MLB NL Central: Worst Division After Losing Albert Pujols and Prince Fielder

    This MLB offseason has been a crazy one in terms of different franchise players going to teams on completely opposite sides of the country...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about over 2 years ago 612 reads 29 comments

  12. Brook Lopez Won't Be Extended—How It Affects Nets' Dwight Howard Push

    According to Nets general manager Billy King, the Nets are probably not going to give the injured Brook Lopez a contract extension before the deadline of January 25...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about over 2 years ago 818 reads 6 comments

  13. Yankees Improve Rotation by Trading for Michael Pineda and Signing Hiroki Kuroda

    The Yankees surprised the baseball world on Friday by trading highly touted catching prospect Jesus Montero and young pitcher Hector Noesi to the Seattle Mariners for young, ...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about over 2 years ago 329 reads 0 comments

  14. New York Yankees: Jorge Posada to Retire, Is He a Hall of Famer?

    According to WFAN's Sweeny Murti, longtime New York Yankees catcher Jorge Posada will announce his long-rumored retirement within the next two weeks ...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about over 2 years ago 448 reads 11 comments

  15. New York Jets' Playoff Hopes Crushed After Brutal Loss to the Miami Dolphins

    Disgraceful. That word basically sums up how the Jets played today in Miami in a must-win game for their playoff hopes...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about over 2 years ago 206 reads 0 comments

  16. Andrew Bailey Is an Upgrade over Jonathan Papelbon for the Boston Red Sox

    On Wednesday, the Boston Red Sox rookie GM Ben Cherington pulled off a trade with the Oakland Athletics for All-Star closer Andrew Bailey, according to ESPN ...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about over 2 years ago 1,669 reads 23 comments

  17. New Jersey Nets: What the Brook Lopez Injury Means for the Nets Going Forward

    Just when you thought that the New Jersey Nets had some optimism around the team, most of those positive feelings came crashing down earlier today as center Brook Lopez was ...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about over 2 years ago 150 reads 0 comments

  18. 2011 MLB Free Agency: Arizona Diamondbacks Sign Outfielder Jason Kubel

    According to MLBTradeRumors, the Arizona Diamondbacks signed former Minnesota Twins outfielder Jason Kubel to a two-year deal worth $15 million with an option for a third year...

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  19. NBA Preseason: New York Knicks Defeat the New Jersey Nets, 92-83

    Yesterday afternoon, the New Jersey Nets and the New York Knicks faced off at the Prudential Center in Newark for each team's preseason opener...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about almost 3 years ago 1,204 reads 2 comments

  20. NBA Free Agency: The Five Teams That Need Jamal Crawford the Most

    This offseason has been intriguing in many different ways, even with a less than prolific free-agent market...

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  21. Pittsburgh Pirates Trade RP Jose Veras to Milwaukee Brewers for 3B Casey McGehee

    According to MLBTradeRumors , the Pittsburgh Pirates and Milwaukee Brewers completed a trade in which relief pitcher Jose Veras was sent to the Brewers in exchange for third baseman Casey McGehee...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about almost 3 years ago 447 reads 0 comments

  22. 2011 MLB Free Agency: Recapping the Colorado Rockies Early-Offseason Moves

    The Colorado Rockies are a team in a state of flux right now. I n July, the team traded its star starting pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez to the Cleveland Indians , getting prized prospects in return such as starting pitchers Alex White and Drew Pomeranz...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about almost 3 years ago 1,011 reads 26 comments

  23. 2011 MLB Free Agency: Recapping the Pittsburgh Pirates' Early Offseason Moves

    Throughout the young 2011-12 MLB offseason, the Pittsburgh Pirates haven't made any shocking signings or trades, but they have certainly been busy...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about almost 3 years ago 919 reads 11 comments

  24. Jose Reyes to Miami Marlins: How Move Affects the New York Mets' Future

    As most of you guys already know, former New York Mets star shortstop and homegrown talent Jose Reyes has taken his talents to South Beach with a lucrative six-year, $106 million contract with an option for a seventh year...

    Josh Burton Written by Josh Burton about almost 3 years ago 968 reads 4 comments

  25. 2011 MLB Free Agency: Kansas City Royals Sign Closer Jonathan Broxton

    According to MLBTradeRumors , earlier today the Kansas City Royals officially signed former Los Angeles Dodgers closer Jonathan Broxton...

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