1. Should the Oakland Athletics Trade Jarrod Parker for Royals' Wil Myers?

    The Kansas City Royals have made it clear: No. 1 prospect Wil Myers is available for major league, top-of-the-rotation pitchers—like Oakland Athletics ace Jarrod Parker...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 4,000 reads 32 comments

  2. WWE: Analyzing How Big Show's Career Could Eventually End

    In my last article regarding where Big Show is headed as World Heavyweight champion, I speculated that one eventual path could lead to his retirement. Now it's time to look at how (when it happens) his career ends...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 23,247 reads 55 comments

  3. 3 Backup Plans If Stephen Drew Bolts the Oakland Athletics

    The Oakland Athletics better hope they can sign free-agent shortstop Stephen Drew, because the fallback plans are limited and bleak. If the A's look to free agents outside of Drew, they'll likely be disappointed...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 4,443 reads 26 comments

  4. 6 Predictions for AL Rookie of the Year Mike Trout in 2013

    After winning the AL Rookie of the Year Award and taking second in AL MVP voting, it's easy to see that 21-year-old phenom Mike Trout has what it takes to have an illustrious career, and duplicating 2012's stats next season shouldn't be too hard for him..

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 9,457 reads 40 comments

  5. The Big Show: Where Is He Heading as World Champion in WWE?

    Not many expected the Big Show to unseat Sheamus as World Heavyweight champion, and when he did, no one thought it would last longer than a Dolph Ziggler cash-in the same night...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 7,388 reads 59 comments

  6. Oakland A's: How 6 Little-Known Heroes of 2012 Factor in Next Season

    The thing that stunned most within the baseball world about the Oakland Athletics ' incredible 2012 season was the fact they did it with relative no-namers...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 2,711 reads 4 comments

  7. Oakland A's: 10 Highlights of a Magical 2012 Season for the A's

    It's November and baseball has been done for more than two weeks, but it's never too early to recount the magic the Oakland A's had in 2012. From start to finish, this team continued to leave many flabbergasted...

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  8. 5 Superstars We Would Have Loved to See as 5th Member of Team Foley

    The Miz has been announced as the final member of Team Foley, who will take on Team Ziggler at Survivor Series and, while the Miz is a great choice, the WWE Universe likely ...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 11,034 reads 94 comments

  9. Oakland A's: Projecting the Major League Timetable for Top 10 Prospects

    Per Oakland A's GM Billy Beane's tenacity to make trades, the A's farm system is stacked with talent that should see major league time within the next year or two. The A's have five players in MLB ...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 3,346 reads 0 comments

  10. WWE Survivor Series 2012: Did WWE Make the Right Teams?

    The 2012 WWE Survivor Series teams have been announced, with one change having taken place already. In looking at the teams as they are now, did WWE nail it, should they have ...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 6,014 reads 36 comments

  11. WWE Music: Grading the Effectiveness of Every Current Superstar's Entrance Theme

    We as members of the WWE Universe are often hypnotized by a wrestler way before he or she ever steps foot into the ring or utters one word on the microphone. It all starts with the music...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 1,246 reads 239 comments

  12. 10 Reasons the Oakland A's Must Sign Nick Swisher

    The Oakland Athletics were one game away from knocking the American League champion Detroit Tigers out of playoffs. But they lacked hitting—something Nick Swisher could effectively add to the lineup...

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  13. Ranking the 15 Most Athletic Wrestlers in WWE Today

    Professional wrestling requires technical ability, acting talent and athleticism—the latter of which these 15 guys have more of than their locker-room counterparts. There is a difference between in-ring skills and athleticism, though...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 33,407 reads 195 comments

  14. WWE Hell in a Cell 2012 Results: Who Will Kofi Kingston Face Next?

    The 2012 WWE Hell in a Cell results are in and Intercontinental champion Kofi Kingston has retained his title—so now what? The feud between Kingston and the Miz wasn't half bad...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 6,118 reads 13 comments

  15. WWE Hell in a Cell 2012 Results: Who Will Randy Orton Face Next?

    The first 2012 WWE Hell in a Cell results saw Randy Orton defeat Alberto Del Rio in singles competition, and now that this odd "feud" that many had no preference for is over, it's hopefully on to bigger and better opponents for the Viper...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 8,479 reads 8 comments

  16. 5 Reasons the Oakland A's Don't Need Brandon McCarthy Back in 2013

    Former Oakland A's ace Brandon McCarthy is a free agent for the second time in two years, and although it certainly wouldn't hurt to have him on the roster, there's a case to be made that the A's don't necessarily need him...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 3,223 reads 5 comments

  17. WWE Hell in a Cell 2012: Is Ryback Ready for CM Punk?

    With the 2012 WWE Hell in a Cell main event set for champion CM Punk defending his title against Ryback , much of the focus has been on whether or not Ryback deserves the sudden thrust to the top...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 2,028 reads 29 comments

  18. WWE Hell in a Cell 2012: 4 Twists the Sheamus-Big Show Match Could Take

    WWE Hell in a Cell 2012 takes place on Oct. 28 when World Heavyweight champion Sheamus takes on the Big Show . Outside of Sheamus winning outright, the end to this match might surprise many...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 14,188 reads 52 comments

  19. 4 Reasons the Oakland A's Are Big Winner in 3-Team Heath Bell Trade

    In a three-team trade announced by Jon Heyman of CBS Sports , the Oakland Athletics came up huge in this offseason's first big trade. And to think it isn't even technically the offseason yet...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 14,842 reads 40 comments

  20. WWE: The Big Show & the 6 Best Actors in a Pro Wrestling Environment

    Let's face it—we all know the WWE is scripted. Its employees are athletes and actors. But while some excel at the wrestling, individuals such as The Big Show succeed at playing their written roles...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 12,154 reads 87 comments

  21. Oakland A's: Players Billy Beane Should Earmark for Trade in the Offseason

    Though Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane has publicly stated his intentions are to keep the roster intact, there are a few guys that should, at the very least, be considered if he decides to shake things up...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 7,959 reads 24 comments

  22. Power Ranking the Top 25 WWE Stars Competing Today

    In the WWE, wrestlers are always moving up and down in momentum, but the October 15 edition of Monday Night Raw shook up the Top 25 drastically...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 8,286 reads 99 comments

  23. Cardinals vs. Giants: 7 Reasons San Francisco Can Still Get It Done in NLCS

    Game 1 of St. Louis Cardinals vs. San Francisco Giants in the NLCS may have seen the Cards walk away victorious, but the G-Men have nothing to fear just yet. There's plenty of time to rebound, and with their tools, doing so shouldn't be a problem...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 3,014 reads 2 comments

  24. 2012 MLB Division Series: How Much Difference Did Home-Field Advantage Have?

    Fans of a few teams cried foul during the 2012 Division Series, upset over the newly implemented format regarding home-field advantage. But if you think it made any difference, you are mistaken...

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  25. What If the Nationals, Reds, A's and Orioles Reached the Championship Series?

    Major League Baseball's championship series have begun, but that doesn't stop fans of the Washington Nationals, Cincinnati Reds, Oakland Athletics and Baltimore Orioles from pondering what might have been...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 2 years ago 847 reads 7 comments