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Melo’s Back

In Basketball, College Sports by Ashleigh Binder

After missing three straight games, Syracuse’s center is back in action. It has been reported that Fab Melo was absent from the games for academic reasons. Syracuse went 2-1 without Melo. He missed the big game against Notre Dame in which they were handed their first loss of the season. The only thing the school will confirm is that the …

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Top Dunk This Season Thus Far

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3w_Vy0lDk_A&w=560&h=315] Last night, Blake Griffin does what Blake Griffin does best.  Oklahoma City was visiting the Los Angeles Clippers and eventually lost in the end, but the game was clearly over in the third quarter after this.  This has to be one of the craziest things ever done by a professional athlete.  The saddest part is that he makes …

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Dwight Howard to Bulls?

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

Hmmm this could be very interesting. Dwight Howard has come out to the media to say that he has added the Chicago Bulls to his list of teams he is interested in playing for. Days after Howard publicly bashed his Orlando Magic teammates for their performance against the New Orleans Hornets, he is now saying he would not mind playing …

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MVP Showdown

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

In Miami, two of the NBA’s elite teams met for the first time this year. The Chicago Bulls came to town for the first time since the Miami Heat eliminated them from the Eastern Conference Championship last year. This two teams will probably meet again in the playoffs at the end of this year. It appeared that Miami had the …

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Aldon Smith Arrested

In Football by Ashleigh Binder

Not even a week after losing the biggest game of his career thus far, San Francisco 49ers linebacker was charged with DUI. The rookie was driving in Miami Beach, Florida when he was pulled over and arrested Saturday morning. He was held on $1,000 bail. For some reason, this seems to happen all the time. Can we put it in …

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Greg Schiano Heads to NFL

In Football by Ashleigh Binder

As a Rutgers student, one of the best parts of being here is Rutgers Football coached by Greg Schiano. He turned the entire team around and made us bowl worthy almost every year of his contract. Rutgers almost won the Big East this year for the first time in the school’s history. The saying is true. All good things must …

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Basketball Deals

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

Out of the West Coast, there was some good news for Timberwolves and Nuggets fans. Two large deals were negotiated today. Out of Denver, news has sparked that Danilo Gallinari signed a contract for four years. He is reported to be making around $42 million. Gallinari was traded to the Nuggets from the New York Knicks in the mega deal …

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Fielder Sweepstakes is Over

In Baseball by Ashleigh Binder

After a very long wait, the Price Fielder watch is finally over. With an offseason that was all about top free agents getting the most money possible Fielder’s signing was no exception. Fielder’s offseason rumors were mild at best, overshadowed by the monumental signings by both the Marlins and the Angels. However, it appears Fielder has found his home in …

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Will The Gronk Be Ready for Super Bowl Sunday?

In Football by Ashleigh Binder

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V-6z3TG0RFo&w=560&h=315] Too many Patriots fans, this all they are thinking about. Will Rob Gronkowski be 100% when they play the New York Giants on February 5th in Indianapolis. The superstar tight end has been one of the biggest weapons for Tom Brady. If he is unable to play at at least 80%, then this is a huge advantage for …

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Another One of the Core 4 Retires

In Baseball by Ashleigh Binder

Too absolutely no one’s surprise, Jorge Posada officially ended his 17 year career. In that time he had won five World Series championships all for the New York Yankees. He ends his career on one of the worst years of his career in which he was batting ninth at one time an even benched. In his press conference, he thanked …