Clippers Retain Griffin

 After opting out of his previous deal, there was no doubt that Blake Griffin was going to leave Los Angeles, as most people knew that he wanted to receive a new and more improved deal from the Clippers.   As for that, Griffin got a new deal that will give him a total of $173 million…

Oshie Receives A Big Deal

 Today, the Washington Capitals re-signed T.J. Oshie to a long eight-year deal worth a total of $46MM.  Oshie shot a ridiculous 23.1 percentage that resulted in 33 goals in 68 games and was one of the team’s best players in the playoffs.  Finally, the Capitals did good here as they retain one of the better…

NBA Draft Results

Here are the NBA Draft results. I also will provide my analysis on each pick starting with the first overall pick to the last pick (60) of the NBA Draft.  First Round 1. Philadelphia 76ers – Markelle Fultz – PG – Washington Fultz could not complement Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid any better. The Husky…

Jimmy Butler To The Timberwolves

  During the draft tonight, the Chicago Bulls pulled the trigger and dealt All-Star Jimmy Butler and the 16th overall pick to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Kris Dunn, Zach LaVine, and the seventh overall pick in the NBA Draft, according to K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune. Now, Jimmy Butler will reunite with his former…

Orioles Targeting Hechavarria?

  First off, the Baltimore Orioles are in a hunt for a playoff spot, but they need to add a shortstop to the roster after losing J.J. Hardy for the next two months with an injury he sustained. According to Herald’s Clark Spencer, the Orioles are looking at the defensive guru. In addition, Adeiny Hechavarria…

Liverpool FC Signs Salah

  Today, Liverpool FC officially signs winger Mohamed Salah on a £39M transfer fee. He will make £90,000 a week and will wear the number 11 on his back. Signing Salah makes him the biggest transfer deal in Liverpool’s history beating out the Andy Carroll deal (£35M). Furthermore, Salah will provide excellent pace to the Liverpool attack,…

Islanders Trade For Eberle

The New York Islanders have improved their offense by acquiring Jordan Eberle from the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for Ryan Strome. No additional salary or assets will be involved. The deal was first reported by Darren Dreger of TSN. The 27-year old forward is one of the most consistent offensive wingers in the game. He has…

Raiders Extend Carr

  Today, the Oakland Raiders made Derek Carr the highest-paid player in NFL history by giving him a five-year deal worth $125MM that includes $40MM fully guaranteed and $69MM in the first three seasons. Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports NFL Insider reported the breaking news. Carr is one of the main reasons why the…

Latest NBA Moves

 So far the NBA off-season is picking up as the NBA Draft is approaching this Thursday evening. Free agency has not started, but trades and trade rumors have picked up rapidly.  First off, the Charlotte Hornets decided to improve their interior defense and pick and roll game by acquiring Dwight “Superman” Howard, according to Marc…

Lightning Retain Budaj

Today, the Tampa Bay Lightning retained the services of backup goalie Peter Budaj by giving him a two-year deal worth $2.05MM, according to Bob McKenzie of TSN. McKenzie notes that the deal will become official on Thursday.  Furthermore, the Lightning have one of the better goalie duos in Vasy and Budaj. Actually, Budaj is one…

NFL Notes: 6/18/17

    A few notes from around the league today include the Jets quarterback situation, who is going to be the Browns third receiver, and where would be the best fit for Eric Decker to land.  First off, ESPN’s Rich Cimini reports that Jets quarterback Christian Hackenberg exceeded expectations in minicamp and has narrowed the…

Manchester City Lands Alves On A Transfer Deal

 Manchester City filled a key hole on the pitch by signing Dani Alves to man the right fullback position. They only spent £5M to land him from the Italian giants (Juventus), announced by the club.   It will be a two-year deal that will keep the Brazilian in Manchester City. He will take over Bacary Sagna’s…