1. Tim Tebow to the New York Jets Makes Absolutely No Sense

    It was announced earlier today that the New York Jets have acquired Tim Tebow from the Denver Broncos for a fourth-round pick in this year’s draft...

    John Altamura Written by John Altamura about over 2 years ago 221 reads 0 comments

  2. 2012 MLB Spring Training: 5 Hottest Position Battles

    The MLB season is a mere two weeks away and teams are finalizing their rosters in anticipation of their migration north to their home cities. The unseasonably warm weather is reminding all of us of what we have in store as baseball season approaches...

    John Altamura Written by John Altamura about over 2 years ago 266 reads 0 comments

  3. Toronto Blue Jays Spring Training: 5 Most Intriguing Roster Battles

    As the end of the Grapefruit League season draws near there are still many lingering questions on the mind of diehard Toronto Blue Jays fans...

    John Altamura Written by John Altamura about over 2 years ago 3,471 reads 3 comments

  4. Andy Pettitte Returns to Yankees: Seven Predictions for His Comeback

    Andy Pettitte is coming back to the Yankees . One of the members of the "Core Four" announced on Friday that he was coming out of retirement to join the team at its spring training facility in Tampa...

    John Altamura Written by John Altamura about over 2 years ago 517 reads 6 comments

  5. MLB Commentary: Why the New Wild Card Is Just What Baseball Needed

    Bud Selig announced earlier this month that Major League Baseball will be expanding its playoff format to include an additional Wild Card for each league. This is scheduled to happen just in time for the 2012 season...

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  6. MLB Postseason Expands to 10 Teams: How Does This Affect Your Team's Chances?

    It’s been a little over a week since Major League Baseball announced it would be adding an additional wild card team to each league at the conclusion of the 2012 season...

    John Altamura Written by John Altamura about over 2 years ago 304 reads 2 comments

  7. Gregg Williams Should Face Lifetime Ban for New Orleans Saints "Bounty" Scandal

    Throw him out of the league! Seriously. I think NFL commissioner Roger Goodell should make a clear and concise statement by banning Gregg Williams for life...

    John Altamura Written by John Altamura about over 2 years ago 597 reads 18 comments

  8. Illinois Basketball: Bruce Weber's Fighting Illini Show No Fight

    Let me start out by saying I have no emotional attachment to Fighting Illini basketball. I guess you could call me a neutral observer...

    John Altamura Written by John Altamura about over 2 years ago 925 reads 0 comments

  9. Chicago White Sox: 7 Reasons Why the Robin Ventura Experiment Will Work

    The hiring of Robin Ventura last fall by White Sox GM Kenny Williams created quite a stir. The decision by Williams has not been popular with fans, and some question whether or not the experiment will work...

    John Altamura Written by John Altamura about over 2 years ago 187 reads 4 comments

  10. 2012 MLB Predictions: The Top 5 NL MVP Candidates Entering Spring Training

    Who is going to win the National League Most Valuable Player? That is the question on everyone's minds as we enter the first week of spring training. You can't really say there is a front-runner going into the 2012 season...

    John Altamura Written by John Altamura about over 2 years ago 6,819 reads 79 comments

  11. Mariano Rivera: Quite Possibly the Greatest Yankee Ever

    I remember the first time I saw Mariano Rivera . Coincidentally enough it was his first major league game. The year was 1995, long before the advent of the smart phone and the Internet age—and long before Bleacher Report...

    John Altamura Written by John Altamura about over 2 years ago 295 reads 7 comments

  12. Top 10 Rags-to-Riches Sports Stories of the Modern Era

    The emergence of New York Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin has been the hot topic in the sports world for the last two weeks. His meteoric rise has brought life to a storied franchise and captivated sports fans from all corners of the globe...

    John Altamura Written by John Altamura about over 2 years ago 6,197 reads 2 comments