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Yankees Family Reunion

In Baseball by Ashleigh Binder

Reunited and it feels so good! Former Yankee pitcher, Andy Pettitte, has signed a minor league deal with club. The deal is reportedly a one-year deal worth $2.5 million. I am sure that contract will make every other minor leaguer quite jealous. Is this a good move? I am sure Yankee fans will be split with some excited to see …

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NBA Trade Updates

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

Now that the NBA trade deadline has officially passed, we have confirmation as to whee everyone will be playing. The deadline certainly did not live up to the hype that most analysts had fans waiting on pins and needles for this past week. There were no superstars traded; no Dwight Howard to Los Angeles or anywhere else. Speaking of the …

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Brandon Marshall in Trouble

In Off The Field by Ashleigh Binder

Brandon Marshall is someone who is no stranger to run-ins with the law. Not even 24 hours after being traded to the Chicago Bears for basically nothing (a couple of third round picks), he was reported to have struck a woman in a New York City nightclub on Sunday night. Apparently, he got into an argument with a group of …

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No Melo….

In College Sports by Ashleigh Binder

In news that will surely shake up everyone’s brackets…. Syracuse announced today that Fab Melo was declared ineligible for the entire NCAA tournament.  This is a huge blow for the Orange as Melo is a vital member to their squad.  Syracuse did not release any further details on the situation.  This is definitely detrimental to many people’s brackets who had …

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Bracketology….

In College Sports by Ashleigh Binder

Of course I had to write about brackets. Everyone and their mother is on the fun of picking the winner! I have been trying to catch as many games as humanly possible and to me the title is still up for grabs. This is best part about sports; the drama, the excitement, and the unknown. Yes, normally when you have …

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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 …

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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… …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …