View Post

NBA Trade Predictions…

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

With the NBA trade deadline rapidly approaching, I figured I should give my take on where I predict some of the big names being discussed will end up. 1. Pao Gasol- currently on the Los Angeles Lakers- trade him The Lakers need to make a big move in order to be able to contend in the playoffs. Yes, the win …

View Post

Sanchez Here to Stay

In Football by Ashleigh Binder

It looks like it is going to be a long five years for New York Jets fans. After being a front runner in the Peyton Manning sweepstakes, the Jets have chosen a different route. The Jets have extended current quarterback Mark Sanchez’s contract for three years; Sanchez had two years remaining of his contract. Now let me get this straight… …

View Post

Rubio Done for Season

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

This is definitely sad news for anyone who enjoys watching professional basketball. You did not even have to be a Minnesota Timberwolves fan to enjoy watching the sensational Ricky Rubio. The Spaniard tore his ACL and will miss the rest of the season. Rubio went down at the very end of the Wolves-Lakers game when he tried to help defend …

View Post

Humphries a Model

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

No it is not exactly what everyone is thinking. Unfortunately for some, Kim Kardashian’s ex-“husband” and New Jersey Nets player Kris Humphries is not the Humphries I am referring. Kaela Humphries, Kris’s sister, has signed a deal with Ford modeling agency. She is in the plus-size category even though she looks like a beautiful, healthy-sized woman. I am glad a …

View Post

Undiscovered Talent

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

After watching the 2011 New Jersey Tournament of Champions, played at Rutgers, I came across a player with quite exceptional talent. Maybe he stuck out for his ability or his calm persona on the court, but this kid stuck in my mind. His name is David Burgos, originally from Brooklyn, NY and has played all over the East Coast. He …

View Post

RIP Mets Hope

In Baseball by Ashleigh Binder

Well, it has gone from awful to pitiful. While the players are in Florida trying to practice as the MLB’s worst team, their owners are about to go to court to fight paying back over 300 million dollars. As of today, Judge Rakoff ruled that the Wilpons must pay back $83.3 million to those who were affected by the Madoff …

View Post

Deron Williams Gets Record

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

Deron Williams may be on the New Jersey Nets, but he is really something to talk about. He is making that team still relevant. He got his revenge at the Garden when he dropped 38 points on Jeremy Lin, mostly from the three point line. His latest feat came last night when he broke the Nets’ franchise record of points …

View Post

All About Rondo

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

18-17-20. What do those number represent? Those are Rajan Rondo’s stats from the Knicks-Celtics game. Rondo helped his team battle back with an overtime win with 18 points, 17 rebounds, and 20 assists. Who is putting up numbers like that? Why would Boston ever even listen to trades for this guy? With all the drama surrounding Rondo, he showed that …

View Post

DUKE WHERE ARE YOU

In College Sports by Ashleigh Binder

I am getting a little worried now. I do not know who these pretenders are, but there is absolutely no way this is the same Duke University basketball team that has been playing so well all week. Yes, I admit UNC is an incredible team with incredible talent, but Duke is losing it on their own. No rebounds. No free …

View Post

Odom Promoted?

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

Okay this is getting too dramatic. We get you are married to a Kardashian, but that does not mean reports about you, yes you Lamar Odom, need to come out everyday. You are having an awful year there should be no reason your name is this relevant in sports. Yesterday, reports surfaced that Lamar Odom was going to play for …