1. MLB Playoffs: Instead of More Teams, Add More Games

    There’s been talk that in the next year or two, there may be a one or three-game playoff between two non-division winners for the fourth spot in the division series...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about almost 3 years ago 113 reads 3 comments

  2. 10 Potential Cities for NBA Relocation or Expansion

    The Sacramento Kings are on the brink of moving . The New Orleans Hornets may be next . If the rumors of small- and medium-sized market teams losing cash are to be believed, several other franchises could be behind them...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about almost 3 years ago 47,197 reads 42 comments

  3. NFL: Potential Cities it Could Move or Expand To

    I'm following up a piece I did on potential NHL expansion or relocation cities with one for the NFL . It's rumored that several teams, including the Jacksonville Jaguars , San ...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about almost 3 years ago 8,544 reads 39 comments

  4. NHL: Potential Cities for Expansion or Relocation

    The Atlanta Thrashers recently moved to Winnipeg, and it's likely that we could see a few more teams relocate in the next two to three years...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about almost 3 years ago 16,329 reads 93 comments

  5. Fantasy Football: Is Kerry Collins a Good Option for Your Team?

    As you have probably heard, Colts superstar Peyton Manning will likely miss most of this season. That means Kerry Collins will be getting several starts...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about almost 3 years ago 678 reads 0 comments

  6. Dodgers: McCourt's Been Offered $1.2 Billion, and Probably Won't Take It

    It was recently reported here that a coalition of investors led by former L.A. Marathon owner Bill Burke has offered embattled Los Angeles Dodgers owner Frank McCourt $1.2 billion for the Dodgers ...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about almost 3 years ago 282 reads 0 comments

  7. MLB Call-Ups: Teams Should Add Pinch Runners to Expanded Rosters

    Well, it's the time of year when the minor league seasons are winding down and MLB teams are expanding their rosters to their full 40-man potential. That means teams are adding more relief pitchers, pinch hitters and third catchers...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about almost 3 years ago 377 reads 0 comments

  8. Allen Iverson: Should the Los Angeles Lakers Consider Signing Him?

    There seem to be rumblings that, if there is an NBA season this season, former MVP and scoring champ Allen Iverson might make a return to the NBA...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about almost 3 years ago 6,206 reads 45 comments

  9. NBA HoF Watch: Current and Recently Retired Players, Scale of 0 to 10

    As always, people are debating which current and recently retired NBA players should be in the Hall of Fame. Therefore, I rank players on a scale of zero to 10...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about almost 3 years ago 3,103 reads 4 comments

  10. Rivalries: ESPN Countdown Got It Wrong

    This afternoon, ESPN had a countdown of the ten greatest rivalries in sports, a list that included Bruins/Habs, UConn/Tennessee, Harvard/Yale, Barça/Madrid, Ohio State/Michigan, Packers/Bears, Lakers/Celtics, Army/Navy, Duke/UNC, and Yanks/Sox...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about almost 3 years ago 1,119 reads 5 comments

  11. Did My Bold Predictions Actually Come True?

    I know it's a little too early for a hit parade, as I only have been an editor for a month, but I thought I'd check in on how some predictions I made earlier in the season (specifically ...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about almost 3 years ago 254 reads 1 comments

  12. New York Yankees: Mariano Rivera's Slump Not a Big Deal

    ESPN seems to go crazy whenever Mariano Rivera blows a couple of saves, as he did last week. But here's why it's not a big deal. For one, there is only one person who has gone a season as a team's major closer without blowing a save...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about almost 3 years ago 261 reads 0 comments

  13. MLB Trade Deadline: New York Yankees, Houston Astros, Dominic Brown Big Losers

    Well, the dust has settled on the MLB trade deadline. Ubaldo Jimenez to Cleveland , Hunter Pence to Philadelphia and Michael Bourn to Atlanta . And it's time to pick winners and losers in the trade deadline debacle...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about almost 3 years ago 196 reads 0 comments

  14. US Men's Soccer: It's Crazy, but You Should Hire Diego Maradona as Coach

    I know that sounds crazy, but the U.S. should make it happen. Get him out of the UAE and to someplace where he can coach a contender of sorts. For starters, Diego Maradona is not a bad soccer coach...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about almost 3 years ago 570 reads 14 comments

  15. 6 Moves the Los Angeles Lakers Need to Make to Keep Contending

    Following the Los Angeles Lakers ' drubbing to the Dallas Mavericks to end their season, people remain cynical about the Lakers' future...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about almost 3 years ago 3,175 reads 38 comments

  16. MLB Realignment: Arizona Diamondbacks Should Move to AL, Not Houston Astros

    First off, let me say that I think re-alignment is a dumb idea. If interleague play becomes an everyday occurrence, it will lose its luster. There used to be less NFC-AFC games in the NFL, now there are a lot...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 1,035 reads 16 comments

  17. Mike Brown: Could He Actually Work out as Los Angeles Lakers Head Coach?

    The dominant storyline about the hiring of new Los Angeles Lakers coach Mike Brown is that Brian Shaw should have been hired instead. Because he was a Lakers assistant. Because he didn't coach LeBron...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 1,792 reads 2 comments

  18. New York Yankees: Why Not To Be Excited About Derek Jeter's 3,000th Hit

    New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter became the 28th player to make it to 3,000 hits this afternoon. And I'm here to tell you why this isn't a good thing...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 270 reads 7 comments

  19. MLB All-Star Game: Does No Mariano Rivera Mean Illegitimacy or Exposition?

    Once again, longtime Yankees closer Mariano Rivera is not feeling 100 percent at the All-Star break and has therefore decided to sit it out...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 160 reads 0 comments

  20. Fantasy Baseball: Regrets About Trading for Jair Jurrjens

    So I got some chump to give me Jair Jurrjens and Lance Berkman for a (then-majorly hurt) Albert Pujols and two benchwarmers in an eight-team H2H league. I got a two-position player who gets dingers and OBP, plus a player who is 12-3 and has a 1...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 253 reads 9 comments

  21. MLB All-Star Game: Ryan Roberts Leads All-Star Snubs

    Well, the 2011 All-Stars have been announced…Asudabal Cabrera is out of the starting lineup, and the aging, hurt, and just plain mediocre Derek Jeter is in. And with that, the debate about who's in and who's out begins...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 286 reads 1 comments

  22. MLB Trade Rumors: Detroit Tigers Need to Deal, Just Not for Jose Reyes

    With the trade deadline only a few weeks away, there are rumors flying left and right, some of which involve all of the Oakland Athletics and Kansas City Royals being traded to other teams...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 2,256 reads 13 comments

  23. MLB All-Star Game 2011: AL East vs National League All-Stars

    Two players for you: Alex Avila and Asdrubal Cabrera. Cabrera is one of the best shortstops in the league, anchoring the team that began the season as a surprise contender, driving in 49, stealing 12 bags and batting ...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 1,612 reads 7 comments