1. NHL: Player Safety Should Be Next Issue Addressed After Lockout

    Fans' hopes have been raised, as both the NHL and NHLPA appear to be working hard to get a deal done to have a season...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about over 1 year ago 467 reads 20 comments

  2. Big East: Becoming an All-Catholic, Basketball-Only Conference Is the Future

    If the Big East were a professional team, the owners would be having a fire sale. In the past two years, a total of five teams have agreed to leave the Big East (West Virginia, Pittsburgh, Syracuse, Notre Dame and now Rutgers)...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about over 1 year ago 4,400 reads 8 comments

  3. NFL: 3 Ways the League Can Change Its Overtime System

    Sunday's game between the St. Louis Rams and San Francisco 49ers ended in a tie. Yes, a tie. Danny Amendola of the Rams thought they were going to play another overtime instead of ending in a tie...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about over 1 year ago 1,172 reads 5 comments

  4. St. Louis Blues: Charity Game in St. Louis to Benefit Hurricane Sandy Victims

    Fear not Blues fans, there will be hockey in St. Louis this season. It may not be NHL -sanctioned, but it will feature NHL-level talent. Cam Janssen , a former member of the St...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about over 1 year ago 1,141 reads 1 comments

  5. NFL: Why Jacksonville to Los Angeles Would Solve Many League Problems

    For those of you who may not be watching the Jacksonville Jaguars , which I assume is a lot of you, the team is bad. The team is 1-7, their only win coming against the Indianapolis Colts in Week 3...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about over 1 year ago 9,224 reads 68 comments

  6. NHL: 10 Under-the-Radar Players You Have to Follow on Twitter

    The NHL is said to have the best players on the planet. Players that are easily approachable and let their personalities shine through their words. And with the dawn of social media, these players are even more approachable...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about over 1 year ago 3,851 reads 7 comments

  7. St. Louis Blues: Why Alex Pietrangelo Is the Future of the Blues' Blueline

    With the roller coaster ride that is the NHL bargaining negotiations, fans have been dreaming about the NHL bringing back its entire 2012-2013 season...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about over 1 year ago 1,139 reads 6 comments

  8. St. Louis Blues: David Backes and the 10 Best Captains in Blues History

    Hockey is the ultimate team sport. The most successful teams, as per Herb Brooks, uses a system that take the individuals talents and uses it for the betterment of the team. Every team also needs a leader to head that system...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about almost 2 years ago 243 reads 0 comments

  9. St. Louis Blues: Why Vladimir Tarasenko May Stay in the KHL After Lockout Ends

    The lockout is approaching three weeks now, and we are just under a week away from what was going to be the start of the regular season...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about almost 2 years ago 3,322 reads 15 comments

  10. St. Louis Blues: Why Elliott and Halak Are the Best Goalie Tandem in the NHL

    With preseason games completely cancelled and the NHL lockout in full swing, hockey fans are distraught. The threat of a season-long lockout is a very real fear. But, I would like to look on the positive...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about almost 2 years ago 1,761 reads 11 comments

  11. NFL: Players Should Strike to Get the Regular Refs Back on the Field

    The boiling point has been reached. In case you have been living under a rock for the past 12 hours, the Monday Night Football game between the Seattle Seahawks and the Green Bay Packers came down to the wire...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about almost 2 years ago 660 reads 0 comments

  12. St. Louis Blues: 5 Reasons to Be Excited About Vladimir Tarasenko

    Right now, there isn't a lot for hockey fans to be happy about. The NHL is set to lock out again, and both sides look to be far from a deal. This is coming after the league saw record revenue—and the owners want more...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about almost 2 years ago 1,767 reads 5 comments

  13. St. Louis Blues: Why the Potential NHL Lockout Could Be Devastating

    Hockey fans are legitimately scared right now. The NHL could see its second lockout in eight years, and the third work stoppage since the 1994-95 lockout shortened the season to 48 games...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about almost 2 years ago 1,483 reads 0 comments

  14. NHL Lockout: 'Together We Can' Campaign Calls for Fans to Raise Their Voices

    The NHL is on the verge of having another lockout. It would be the second lockout since the 2004-05 season, and it would be the third lockout of Gary Bettman 's career as NHL commissioner...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about almost 2 years ago 347 reads 3 comments

  15. St. Louis Blues: The 15 Best Players in Blues History

    The St. Louis Blues are the most storied NHL franchise never to win a Stanley Cup. The Blues were part of the 1967 NHL franchise expansion—one of six teams known as the Expansion Six...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about almost 2 years ago 4,641 reads 2 comments

  16. St. Louis Blues: Defenseman Alex Pietrangelo to Have Surgery

    Alex Pietrangelo , arguably the most vital player for the St. Louis Blues on the blue line, has elected to have surgery on a lower-body injury , according to Jeremy Rutherford of the St...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about almost 2 years ago 877 reads 2 comments

  17. St. Louis Blues: 5 Reasons They Will Improve on Their 2012 Performance

    In sports, the challenge isn't making it to the top, it's staying there. The Blues are now in the process of trying to stay at the top. The Blues had this second best statistical season in 2011-2012, and possibly the best season in terms of fans...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about almost 2 years ago 1,060 reads 21 comments

  18. St. Louis Cardinals: 5 Players Who Need to Step Up for a Wild-Card Push

    Cardinals fans may be experiencing a case of déjà vu. With only 41 games left in the season, the Cardinals are on the outside of the playoffs looking in. But, it may not be as bad as last season...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about almost 2 years ago 1,326 reads 1 comments

  19. St. Louis Blues: 10 Reasons Why Fans Are Pumped for 2012-2013

    In St. Louis, more fans are bleeding blue than ever. In a town known for Cardinal nation, a small set of fans have been bleeding blue, cheering the Blues from the worst attendance ...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about almost 2 years ago 2,832 reads 3 comments

  20. St. Louis Rams: The Rams Should Sign Ex-Dolphin Chad Johnson

    The life of Chad Johnson has had an interesting 24 hours. Saturday, Johnson was arrested for domestic battery for reportedly head-butting his new wife. The same wife that Johnson changed his name from Ochocinco back to Johnson for...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about almost 2 years ago 117 reads 79 comments

  21. St. Louis Blues: Why the Blues Should Not Pursue Bobby Ryan

    The St. Louis Blues have been in the market for a top-six forward or a top-four defenseman. Earlier in the free-agency period, the Blues could have locked up a defenseman, but those worth getting were too expensive...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about almost 2 years ago 1,607 reads 11 comments

  22. St. Louis Blues: 5 Reasons Ken Hitchcock Is the Best Coach in the NHL

    The Jack Adams trophy is awarded to the coach in the NHL "adjudged to have contributed the most to his team's success". It is an award that every NHL coach strives to win year after year...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about almost 2 years ago 1,246 reads 15 comments

  23. St. Louis Blues: Why They Are Favorites to Repeat as Central Division Champs

    The Blues made a splash last season by coming out of nowhere to steal the Central Division crown. But, unlike last season, the Blues are expected to be the champs again...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about almost 2 years ago 1,511 reads 9 comments

  24. MLB: Why Cardinals vs. Cubs Is the Best Rivalry in Baseball

    ESPN may not like to acknowledge it, but the best rivalry in baseball isn't on the East Coast. It's in the Midwest, between one large market and a mid-major market. The best rivalry is the St...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about almost 2 years ago 3,393 reads 11 comments

  25. NHL's St. Louis Blues: 5 Moves They Did Right This Offseason

    Don't blink. If you do, you might have missed the Blues quietly making some of the best moves in the NHL . Being in the Midwest and out of the big markets of the NHL, the Blues do not get a lot of media representation...

    Jacob Born Written by Jacob Born about almost 2 years ago 2,340 reads 25 comments