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Reddick Goes Over Too

In Baseball by Ashleigh Binder

In one of tonight’s baseball games, Boston Red Sox vs. Oakland Athletics, one of the craziest plays happened that almost seems like it should happen more often. Oakland’s right fielder, Josh Reddick, actually flipped over the outfield wall and landed in the bullpen. He was chasing down a home run by David Ortiz, his second for the night thus far, …

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New Look for New Nets

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

To go along with their new arena and new city, the former New Jersey Nets have gotten a new logo. Long gone are the blue and red designs and vintage black and white is back in. The black and white and a tribute to the old subway signage systems. “The Brooklyn Nets logos are another step we’ve made to usher …

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Rose’s Season Over

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

Derrick Rose has finally succumbed to injuries. With less than two minutes to play, Rose suffered a terrible injury in which he tore his ACL. In a playoff game against the Philadelphia 76ers, Rose leaped off his left foot and just came down all wrong. Watching the injury occur is awful. “It’s like the saddest win,” Bulls shooting guard Kyle …

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Robert Griffin III is Official

In Football by Ashleigh Binder

He has only been a professional athlete for a day, but Robert Griffin III is already making a mark. While I was watching the draft, I noticed there was a new face promoting Adidas sneakers for Dick’s Sporting Goods. Congrats to you, Mr. Griffin III on making big moves! His commercial is below. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iE1fvzrJp88&w=640&h=360]

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NFL Draft Highlights

In Football by Ashleigh Binder

It is the time of year. Christmas for many young men looking to advance their love for the game of football into a career. To someone like me, it is just a time to listen to everyone make their own mock draft and try to convince everyone why their draft is the way it is going to go. Well the …

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KD Takes Title

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

In what was supposed to be the tightest scoring title race of all time just lost all excitement. Kevin Durant and Kobe Bryant were not even a point away from each other. Durant finished the season averaging 28.03, while Bryant was right on his heels with 27.86 points. Durant led Bryant having finished his season already while Bryant and his …

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And the Winner Is…

In Football by Ashleigh Binder

Calvin Johnson! ┬áJohnson has been selected to appear on the cover of Madden ’13. After weeks of fan voting it came down to Detroit Lions’ wide receiver Calvin Johnson and Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton. Johnson, mostly known for his “Megatron” nickname is an absolute unbelievable talent and was rewarded for his hard work. The Lions gave him a 7-year …

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World Peace Suspended

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

By now, everyone knows about the infamous Metta World Peace elbow thrown at James Harden. It appeared to be unintentional as I do not think any player would purposely try to knock a player out, however, Bruce Bowen noted an excellent point today on Sportscenter. Normally, if a player unintentionally knocks into another player and that player drops to the …

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World Peace Ejected

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

In a great matchup of two playoff teams, James Harden got the brunt of the emotion. The Los Angeles Lakers took on the Oklahoma City Thunder this afternoon that turned into a double overtime win for the Lakers. However, one play was all that people are talking about that occurred much earlier in the game. Metta World Peace, the player …

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Perfect for Phil

In Baseball by Ashleigh Binder

Put it in the books. The 21st perfect game ever thrown occurred this afternoon in Seattle. Chicago White Sox pitcher, Philip Humber [the “H” is silent], was the pitcher who made history. Watching his demeanor throughout the game was the incredible part. He did not even seem like he broke a sweat. That was until the last out which came …