1. 10 Possible F.A Cup 3rd Round Upsets

    For many fans, the F.A Cup 3rd Round weekend is the highlight of the season. It is the one weekend where sides from Leagues One and Two and the semi-professional sides get to play the giants of the Premier League and potentially cause a shock...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about almost 3 years ago 285 reads 0 comments

  2. What's Next for the Toronto Blue Jays? 5 Possible Options for the Jays

    After what seemed like an eternity, it was revealed on Monday that the Texas Rangers had won the right to negotiate with Yu Darvish...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about almost 3 years ago 5,036 reads 26 comments

  3. MLB Free Agents 2012: Should the Blue Jays Target Edwin Jackson?

    As the 2011 World Series draws to a close, the attention of the baseball world will soon switch to the free agency market. Over the winter, Toronto will be looking to strengthen its starting pitching options...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about 3 years ago 1,691 reads 6 comments

  4. Rugby World Cup 2011: Why England Failed

    It’s over. England’s stuttering World Cup campaign came to end with a comprehensive 19-12 defeat to France in the quarterfinals...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about 3 years ago 532 reads 3 comments

  5. MLB Playoffs 2011: Key Moments in Tampa Bay Rays, Texas Rangers ALDS Series

    Of the four Divisional Championship Series, the Tampa Bay Rays, Texas Rangers match up looked to be the closest. Tampa Bay came into the series on the back of their remarkable September run, which saw them eliminate the Boston Red Sox...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about 3 years ago 227 reads 0 comments

  6. Eliota Fuimaono-Sapolu Is an Example of Why Athletes Should Take Care on Twitter

    What do you get when you have a sports star in a fit of anger, an opinion and a platform to express that opinion to thousands of people? Answer: trouble...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about 3 years ago 172 reads 0 comments

  7. MLB Free Agents 2012: Why the Blue Jays Should Sign Jonathan Papelbon

    Alex Anthopoulos has a busy winter ahead of him. Of the many questions he has to answer coming out of the 2011 season is what he does about the role of closer...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about 3 years ago 2,078 reads 19 comments

  8. MLB: Should the Toronto Blue Jays Try and Sign Yu Darvish?

    So far in his tenure as Toronto Blue Jays GM, Alex Anthopoulos has focused on building a side to compete in the AL East. Toronto has already started to see the benefits of this with the performances of Brett Lawrie, Yunel Escobar and Henderson Alvarez...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about 3 years ago 1,246 reads 5 comments

  9. Assessing the Six Nations Teams Challenge for the 2011 Rugby World Cup

    With the squads for the 2011 Rugby World Cup now announced, the tournament is nearly upon us. As with most of the previous World Cups, New Zealand is the clear favorite to claim the William Webb Ellis trophy...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about 3 years ago 388 reads 5 comments

  10. Looking Back at the Toronto Blue Jays Problems with Closers

    The struggles of Toronto closers is not a new phenomenon. When it comes to the ninth innings of games, the Blue Jays have rarely had a Mariano Rivera or Brian Wilson type closer who they know will come into the game and protect a lead...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about 3 years ago 1,832 reads 7 comments

  11. 5 Bold(ish) Predictions for the New Premiership Season

    The new Premiership season will hopefully begin on Saturday and after a summer of transfer speculation and intrigue, the excitement begins. There are plenty of questions to be answered over the course of the next nine months...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about 3 years ago 308 reads 1 comments

  12. Toronto Blue Jays: After Colby Rasmus Trade, Who Is Odd Player Out?

    With Colby Rasmus ’ arrival and the potential of Brett Lawrie being called up to the Majors any day now, the Blue Jays find themselves with a dilemma...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about 3 years ago 1,410 reads 10 comments

  13. MLB Trades: Answering Criticisms of the Colby Rasmus Trade for Blue Jays Fans

    By and large, reaction to the acquisition of Colby Rasmus from the St. Louis Cardinals has been overwhelmingly positive from fans and media alike...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about 3 years ago 1,243 reads 7 comments

  14. MLB Trade Rumors: Are the Tampa Bay Rays Asking Too Much for B.J Upton?

    With the Tampa Bay Rays all but out of the playoff picture, B.J Upton is one of the names that keeps appearing in trade talk. As the deadline approaches, there appears to be a number of teams interested in acquiring Upton...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about 3 years ago 323 reads 1 comments

  15. 5 Minor Leaguers Who Could Be Featured in a Toronto Blue Jays Trade

    If Alex Anthopoulos’ time as general manager of the Toronto Blue Jays has taught us anything, it is to expect the unexpected. This is especially true in trade scenarios...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about over 3 years ago 6,024 reads 3 comments

  16. MLB Trade Rumors: Should the Baltimore Orioles Trade Jeremy Guthrie?

    Once again, Baltimore is no longer in contention for the playoffs. Promises of an improved season under Buck Showalter have not materialized mainly due to the under-performance of both the starting and relief pitching...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about over 3 years ago 59 reads 5 comments

  17. Toronto Blue Jays Trade Rumors: 5 Available Players Who Could Help Other Teams

    With the Toronto Blue Jays out of contention in the A.L East it is likely that they will be sellers at the trade deadline once again...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about over 3 years ago 1,363 reads 2 comments

  18. 5 Players Who Will Ensure a Bright Future for Women's Tennis

    The recent perception of women’s tennis is that the last few years has lacked quality, especially when compared to the quality of the men’s game...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about over 3 years ago 1,145 reads 5 comments

  19. Toronto Blue Jays: Ricky Romero Becoming One AL's Elite Pitchers

    At the start of the 2009 season, Ricky Romero was almost pitching for his future. The former No. 1 draft pick's minor league performance had been less than impressive. In 2008, Romero compiled a distinctly underwhelming record of 8-8 with a 4...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about over 3 years ago 371 reads 1 comments

  20. England Have a Long Way to Go to Be the Best in the World

    The first part of England’s summer is complete, a 1-0 series victory over Sri Lanka. In many ways, it is a rather odd series to analyse, partially because all three tests ...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about over 3 years ago 192 reads 9 comments

  21. Toronto Blue Jays Should Not Expect Too Much of Brett Lawrie

    Since coming over from Milwaukee, a lot of expectation has been heaped on Brett Lawrie. His performances in spring training and for Triple-A Las Vegas have only fueled expectations that he will become a superstar...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about over 3 years ago 2,411 reads 6 comments

  22. MLB: 5 Toronto Blue Jays Who Need to Up Their Game

    We're two months into the 2011 season, and it’s been a mixed start for the Blue Jays . Toronto has been steadily orbiting the .500 mark while barely staying in contention in the competitive AL East...

    Paul Oxenbury Written by Paul Oxenbury about over 3 years ago 56 reads 2 comments