• 2017-2018 NBA Preview: The year of the Timberwolves?
  • Argentina and the Elephant in the room
  • Red Star Belgrade: the dream that can continue on past the group stage
  • 2017 College Football Playoff Prediction
  • 2017 NBA Free agent predictions

Everyone has to chip in with Kawhi Leonard out

The San Antonio Spurs face a tough task tonight as they will be without star small forward Kawhi Leonard, who suffered an injury to his ankle in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals on Sunday. What seemed to be an improbable task even with Leonard in the line-up, beating the Golden State Warriors, will be that much tougher tonight as the two teams square off once again.    …

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2017 NFL Mock Draft

It’s been nearly three full months since the last snap at Super LI, which took place on Sunday, February 5th at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. Super Bowl LI was no doubt, one of the best Super Bowls ever to be played, an instant classic. The winners, the New England Patriots, a team that managed to secure its fifth Championship. The Patriots undoubtedly staked their claim as a dynasty in…

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Orlando Magic showing their off-season hand?

The Orlando Magic announced the signing of Argentine swingman Patrico Garino Monday and received way more attention for it than they ever would’ve liked. Just not for the actual signing, though. By announcing the deal on Twitter with a photo of Garino putting ink to paper, the Magic may have also revealed what appears to be a big board of their off-season targets. The tweet has since been deleted, but…

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Cousins trade a good move for Sacramento

  The Sacramento Kings have been the laughing stock of the NBA for a few years now and the recent DeMarcus Cousins trade has not helped their case. The star power forward was shipped off to New Orleans along with Omri Casspi for Buddy Hield, Tyreke Evans, Langston Galloway, 2017 1st and 2nd round draft picks. Sacramento owner, Vivek Ranadive, has stated that he believes Hield has Steph Curry potential…

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Sutton United’s dream comes to an end

Sutton United had its magical run in the FA Cup ended last night at the hands of Premier League side Arsenal, 2-0. As you can tell by the score line, it was not easy for the Gooners to crack a very stingy Sutton side. The two Arsenal goals were scored by Lucas Perez and Theo Walcott, the latter of the two notched his 100th goal as an Arsenal man. Congrats,…

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How to fix the All-Star festivities

Saturday’s NBA festivities had its ups and downs just like every All-Star Weekend. The skills competition was fascinating to watch, especially the big men, who got the better of the guards. The three point contest was also captivating as it went to an overtime. The dunk contest was…well, the dunk contest-very disappointing with almost every contestant needing more than one attempt to land their respective dunk.   There is still…

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Super Bowl LI Preview

  That’s right, it’s that time of year again. It’s time for the Super Bowl. Every single moment and nuance of the season has culminated to this event. Over 20 weeks of regular season and playoff football have been played and now it’s time for the granddaddy of them all. Football pundits are salivating at the idea of adding their take on THE big game, The Super Bowl. I, like…

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Under the Radar in Africa

One of the most underrated football tournaments gets underway today-African Cup of Nations. This year, like many others in the past, features some of the best African talent from around the planet. The usually suspects are all there-Aubameyang, Mahrez, Mane, Aurier-but the supporting cast, or the “less known” players are also very important.   Here are five I think you should keep your eye on     Guelor Kanga, Red…

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Ballon d’Or Winner: the Reasons why Cristiano Ronaldo was better than Leo Messi last season

1. Performing when his team needed it most: Messi’s stats were slightly better last season, but his goals have been proven to be less crucial for his teams compared to Ronaldo’s. As soon as Benitez got sacked and Zidane came in as the new manager, Ronaldo became the instant saviour again for Real Madrid.   Key Performances: Champions League Last 16 vs Roma-Whoever watched the two legs, witnessed that there…

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One for the future: Manuel Locatelli

While most 18-20 year olds spend time on loan at various smaller clubs, so to say, AC Milan’s Manuel Locatelli has been given a chance with the first team and he has not disappointed.   Locatelli got his first start for Milan in the final match of the 2015/2016 season. Milan lost 3:1 on that day, but it was a big moment for the 18 year old wonderkid. Milan currently…

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