1. Survivor Series Review: Madison Square Garden Gets Rocked

    Last night, I was fortunate enough to be in attendance for the 25th edition of WWE's Survivor Series . Madison Square Garden was electric, and the place was as packed as it could be...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about over 2 years ago 568 reads 0 comments

  2. Red October: St. Louis Cardinals, A Team of Destiny

    "The Cardinals are down to their final strike." The world heard it countless times on Thursday night. The members of the St. Louis squad knew it as well. It did not mean, however, that they had struck out...

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  3. Hulk Hogan: Total Non-Stop Joke

    I’m plenty pissed. And what makes me more pissed, is that I’m pissed off over TNA (or Impact Wrestling, or NWA, or whatever it is)...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about almost 3 years ago 1,610 reads 25 comments

  4. Addressing the MLB Playoff Reconstruction Debate

    A few days back, Justin Cirillo of Not Another Sports Blog took a look at how Major League Baseball can successfully incorporate a new Wild Card system into their somewhat-controversial playoff system...

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  5. Addressing Atlanta: The WrestleMania 27 Report Card

    Occasionally in society, we joke about certain actions that display emotion, more specifically, disappointment. For example, if somebody says something unintelligent, one may perform a "face-palm," and shake their head...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about over 3 years ago 447 reads 6 comments

  6. Source: Carmelo Anthony Traded to New York

    The Denver Post is reporting that Carmelo Anthony, the Nuggets star forward and NBA All-Star, has been traded to the New York Knicks in a package that will send him to the ...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about over 3 years ago 371 reads 2 comments

  7. The NFL Conference Championship Game: A Fan's Perspective

    Let me be candid. I want to put down the normal “professional” mentality that I usually try to carry, and talk about one of the most exciting days of my young, 18-year-old life...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about over 3 years ago 84 reads 0 comments

  8. New Jersey Nets Close To Acquiring Carmelo Anthony in Blockbuster Deal

    Al Iannazone of The Bergen Record is reporting that the New Jersey Nets are nearing an agreement with the Denver Nuggets and Detroit Pistons that will center around All-Star forward Carmelo Anthony being Jersey-bound for a package of players...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about over 3 years ago 804 reads 2 comments

  9. Sources: Brock Lesnar May Leave UFC, Eyes WWE Return

    Dave Meltzer of Yahoo! Sports is reporting that UFC fighter Brock Lesnar is attempting to get out of his contract in order to return to World Wrestling Entertainment...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about over 3 years ago 6,326 reads 29 comments

  10. If You're Not With Us, You're The Alliance: The Vince McMahon Mishap

    Quite frankly, the holiday season has been incredibly hectic. So hectic, in fact, that I forgot to turn back the clocks…two months ago. So, I believe it’s about time to compensate for it...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about over 3 years ago 2,545 reads 36 comments

  11. World Series 2010: Edgar Renteria's Homer Leads San Francisco To Title

    In the final game of the 1997 World Series between the Cleveland Indians and Florida Marlins, Florida shortstop Edgar Renteria (who was just in his second season) drove in Craig Counsell on a walk-off single to win the championship...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about over 3 years ago 283 reads 2 comments

  12. The World Series Baseball Doesn't Need, But The One It Deserves

    The San Francisco Giants have not won a World Series in over 55 years. Their counterparts, the Texas Rangers, have never won period . Nonetheless, both of these squads have proven themselves worthy of dancing in the Fall Classic...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about almost 4 years ago 981 reads 42 comments

  13. Roy Halladay No-Hits Cincinnati Reds, Etches Name in Sports History

    There is something that always seems mystical about October baseball. Be it the crisp autumn air or the rejuvenated crowd, incredible things tend to happen. October 6, 2010 was no different...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about almost 4 years ago 154 reads 2 comments

  14. NFL Breaking News: Sources Report T.J. Houshmandzadeh Agrees to Deal with Ravens

    ESPN’s Adam Schefter is reporting that the Baltimore Ravens have agreed to a deal with former Seattle Seahawks wideout T.J. Houshmandzadeh on a one-year deal...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about almost 4 years ago 260 reads 0 comments

  15. Darrelle Revis Agrees To Extension With New York Jets, Ends Holdout

    In what has been a whirlwind of news over the past several months, the NFL’s most popular contract holdout has come to and end. Darrelle Revis has agreed to a seven-year extension with the New York Jets...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about almost 4 years ago 676 reads 14 comments

  16. Deadline Tid-Bits: Matt Capps On His Way to Minnesota

    In a day that has already seen Roy Oswalt head east and Miguel Tejada head west, Nationals closer Matt Capps is now on his way to Minnesota, according to several sources...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about 4 years ago 193 reads 0 comments

  17. History Is Made: 2014 Super Bowl Is Coming to The Meadowlands

    As South Florida, Tampa, and New York/New Jersey (the Meadowlands) anxiously awaited a decision from the 32 voters at the well-publicized spring meeting in Dallas, the tension could be cut with a knife...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about 4 years ago 82 reads 2 comments

  18. Phil Mickelson Wins the 2010 Masters

    Phil Mickelson has successfully captured his third Masters crown, as he moves into the record books as just the fifth man to hold that title...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about over 4 years ago 1,085 reads 8 comments

  19. WrestleMania 26 Results: Grading Each Match

    As the final bell has tolled at Wrestlemania XXVI, the reviews are in! Let's take a look at the event and grade every match. Unified Tag Team Titles Match ShowMiz vs. John Morrison and R-Truth On paper, it was a solid choice to start off the program...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about over 4 years ago 5,274 reads 32 comments

  20. An Outsider's Predictions for Wrestlemania XXVI

    It is rare I ever decide to venture into the wrestling field. I used to be a huge fan back in the mainstream days of the Attitude Era, but with the PG-product came my loss of interest...

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  21. A Half-Hearted Plead To Yahoo! Sports

    For years, and I mean years, I have been a reader of Yahoo! Sports. I found their news pretty resourceful, their fantasy games relatively fun and easy to play, and their service overall pretty strong...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about over 4 years ago 115 reads 2 comments

  22. Rex Ryan Exposes His "Gut" Feelings

    Tuesday night’s Florida Panthers vs. Carolina Hurricanes game was far from interesting. The Hurricanes put a 4-1 beating on the visiting Panthers, yet both teams still remain far on the outside of the playoff picture looking in...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about over 4 years ago 1,210 reads 7 comments

  23. BREAKING NEWS: Atlanta Thrasher's Ilya Kovalchuk Traded To New Jersey Devils

    Gigantic breaking news out of the National Hockey League, as ESPN’s Barry Melrose is reporting that Thrashers LW and team captain Ilya Kovalchuk has been traded to the New Jersey Devils...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about over 4 years ago 182 reads 4 comments

  24. Hard As a Rock: New Jersey Nets (Temporarily) Newark-Bound

    The New York Daily News is reporting that the 4-42 New Jersey Nets have tentatively struck a deal enabling them to move to the nearby Prudential Center in Newark following the conclusion of this season...

    Jon  Alba Written by Jon Alba about over 4 years ago 418 reads 2 comments

  25. NBA All-Star Game Reserves Announced

    Moments ago, the NBA announced the reserve selections for the 2010 NBA All-Star Game. They are as followed: *notes as first All-Star Game appearance ...

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