1. Powered by Juice: The All-Time San Francisco Giants Lineup

    In a land where pitching is for cowards and stolen bases amount to acts of inefficiency, the San Francisco Giants have it all...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about almost 7 years ago 1,706 reads 16 comments

  2. Sign and Trade Would Improve Cavs, Warriors

    Here are a few things we know about the Warriors: From a financial standpoint, they have a ton of room to manuver. As a result of the Ike Diogu ($2.1m) and Jason Richardson ($10m) trades, Chris Mullin has a $12...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about almost 7 years ago 998 reads 7 comments

  3. John Daly Blows Great Start at the British Open

    The return of Daly - thwarted so swiftly. When I checked the scores this morning, Big John had just notched an eagle 2 on the par four eleventh hole to go 5 under par and take the lead...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about almost 7 years ago 476 reads 0 comments

  4. Steve Kerr Is Using Kevin Garnett to Bankrupt the LA Lakers

    On the surface, netting Kevin Garnett for the 24-year-old Amare Stoudemire seems short-sited. In the now, KG brings more versatility to D'Antoni's version of the run and gun, and is a vast improvement on the defensive side of the ball...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about 7 years ago 621 reads 4 comments

  5. Why Sammy Sosa Is Still Too Juiced

    I must say, I was a little disgusted by the favorable media coverage of Sammy Sosa's 600th home run. How can we root for a guy whose entire career was based on steroid abuse ...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about 7 years ago 955 reads 15 comments

  6. KG to LA McHale Listening to Trade Offers for Kevin Garnett

    Earth to Jerry Buss, I guess someone has to spell this one out for you. As I detailed two weeks ago when Kobe Bryant began this PR crusade, there is a solution that allows you to save face and save your franchise...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about 7 years ago 431 reads 11 comments

  7. 2007 NBA Mock Draft: 2 Weeks Left

    This time, I'm basing picks entirely on team needs—no potential trade scenarios are taken into account...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about 7 years ago 515 reads 5 comments

  8. 2007 NBA Draft: Mock Draft

    As the trade whispers seem rather legitimate these days, here's a look at how the 2007 NBA Draft might turn out if some lowly NBA GMs exhibit a bit of courage...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about 7 years ago 614 reads 15 comments

  9. 2007 NBA Draft Analysis

    Lottery Analysis 1. Portland Trailblazers — Greg Oden At the combine, Greg Oden covered three-fourths of the court in 3.27 seconds...by taking two steps...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about 7 years ago 999 reads 8 comments

  10. Kobe Wins Lakers Have to Trade for Kevin Garnett

    It's clear Kevin McHale is listening to trade offers Kevin Garnett, and it's time for the Lakers to step up to the plate. Kobe Bryant just played his trump card—and in the fallout, Jerry Buss and the Lakers will give in to his will...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about 7 years ago 593 reads 40 comments

  11. If the Lakers Don't Trade Kobe Bryant...

    On Kobe I agree that it's an outright shame to watch Kobe struggle. He's one of the most talented players in NBA history AND he's a winner. This guy should not be getting ousted in the first round of the playoffs...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about 7 years ago 303 reads 8 comments

  12. 2007 NBA Mock Draft

    1. Portland Trailblazers: Greg Oden - Ohio State While Kevin Durant would fill a more pressing need for the Blazers, Greg Oden is the anchor of all anchors...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about 7 years ago 2,991 reads 30 comments

  13. What the Celtics Could Have Done with the Number 2 Pick

    This is a hypothetical solution that may or may not be relevant by this evening. I'm working on the assumption that if the Celtics land the number one pick in the draft, they'll select Greg Oden and go to bed very happy...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about 7 years ago 294 reads 11 comments

  14. Carolina Panthers Cut Keyshawn Johnson...So Awkward

    Hahahaha.... To anyone and everyone that didn't watch the NFL draft this weekend, and specifically for those who weren't watching ESPN when Carolina picked Dwayne Jarret in the second ...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about 7 years ago 449 reads 1 comments

  15. Weekly Hodgepodge: Dirk Steps Down

    The Big Choke: If you took a person totally unfamiliar with the NBA, forced them watch the Mavs/Warriors series, and then made them guess which player was the league regular season MVP, here's what the guess list would look like: 1...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about 7 years ago 293 reads 0 comments

  16. 49ers Draft Prediction

    I've listed the Niner's 2007 draft picks below (teams can't trade compensatory selection). Also, here's the link to the NFL draft trade value chart (Billy Beane would probably eat this thing alive - but it seems like it's the standard these days)...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about 7 years ago 444 reads 1 comments

  17. Kevin Durant Leaves Texas for...Nike

    On January 16th, 2007, I was granted a special exemption (by God) to root for the Texas Longhorns. I was given the strength to temporarily put aside my disdain for Chris Simms, Mack Brown, and T...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about over 7 years ago 652 reads 11 comments

  18. 20 First-Half Turnovers and You: The Maryland Women's Basketball Story

    I'm keenly aware that most of the patrons of this site are devoted students of women's basketball, and I really don't mean to beat a dead horse if everyone's already on top of this one...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about over 7 years ago 394 reads 3 comments

  19. Steve Nash for MVP

    It's hard to imagine Nash winning three in a row; especially in a league where Michael Jordan only won five regular season MVPs...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about over 7 years ago 262 reads 3 comments

  20. Clint Dempsey

    Flashy mid-fielder Clint Dempsey was just named as the 2006 U.S. Men's soccer player of the year. This was well deserved, as Dempsey was the only member of the World Cup team who didn't play with his head up his own ass...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about almost 8 years ago 155 reads 6 comments

  21. Sergio Garcia is awesome...?

    The facts seem to contradict themselves: Sergio Garcia is one of the great wilters of our time. He's a guy with unlimited potential (probably the second most talented player in ...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about almost 8 years ago 257 reads 1 comments

  22. small towns = best experience

    Attending the World Cup has truly been a fantastic experience. I know I´ll have many happy memories that will linger with me for a long, long time...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about 8 years ago 175 reads 0 comments

  23. Wake up ESPN

    When did Sportscenter start looking like TRL? Eh, who knows, but I'm pretty sure it was a while ago.... The material on the ESPN website has become predictably cheap and dumbed down...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about 8 years ago 402 reads 1 comments

  24. Fun Brewing In the NBA West

    I'm telling you here and now: get used to it. Detroit aside, every team in the East is a project. Miami is too old, New Jersey is too small, Cleveland needs four new players...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about 8 years ago 390 reads 2 comments

  25. Playoff Ramblings

    Ramble #1 I mean, come on. Is there any organization on the planet that so consistently compromises the integrity of its own product in a warped attempt to attract customers?The bottom line: Monday night's Spurs-Mavericks game disrupted my chi...

    Dave Finocchio Written by Dave Finocchio about 8 years ago 264 reads 0 comments