Shrine Game Practice: West Team #1

Today, the West team took the field at Saint Pete High School at 4pm. The team is headlined by Texas Tech quarterback Nic Shimonek and Missouri defensive end Marcell Frazier, plus other good NFL prospects. Since it was the first practice for the West team, they went through the generic plays and situations. Also, they…

Offensive Players To Watch At The Shrine Game

As I cover the Shrine Game for a third year in a row, this year I will list players on both sides of the ball to watch for in this amazing game that raises awareness for the Shriners Hospital and it’s patients, plus the players that are showing the football world that they can play…

Satter’s NFL Mock Draft: First Edition

This is my first mock draft this year and usually I start around week seven or eight, but due to the amount of studying involved in this year’s crop of talent, I personally decided to hold off for a decent amount of time, but today I release my first NFL mock draft of this season…

Michael Pineda To Minnesota

  Today, the Minnesota Twins announced that they have agreed on a two-year deal with Michael Pineda.┬áMike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer-Press reports that Pineda can make an additional $3MM in incentives on top of the $10MM guaranteed he will receive in this deal (splits into consecutive $2MM and $8MM salaries). Pineda’s deal is…

Rangers Land A Talented Prospect

  Today, the Texas Rangers landed former Atlanta Braves prospect Yenci Pena to a deal valued at $675K, according to Ben Badler of Baseball America. Pena was ruled a free agent after the Braves lost in the investigation due to the club’s violation of international signing guidelines. Now, the Rangers had one of the largest…

Rays Land Curtis Taylor From Diamondbacks

  The Rays are acquiring Curtis Taylor, who was the 14th best prospect in the Arizona Diamondbacks farm system, which is considered one of the weaker farm systems in the league, per MLB.com. To land the young arm, the Tampa Bay Rays shipped reliever Brad Boxberger to the west coast, which was announced by the…

Ducks Land Adam Henrique

  Today, the Ducks acquired forwards Adam Henrique, Joseph Blandisi and New Jersey’s third-round pick in the 2018 NHL Draft from the New Jersey Devils for defender Sami Vatanen. This is a trade that will help both teams, as the Devils get a good defenseman in Sami Vatanen and the Ducks get much needed help…

Spurs Might Want To Extend Kyle Anderson

  The San Antonio Spurs have played extremely well this year (14-7) without superstar Kawhi Leonard and were leaning heavily on LaMarcus Aldridge, plus hoping that Kyle Anderson would fill the hole for Kawhi for a good amount of time, which he has. In addition, Kyle Anderson has had a career year and this is…

Jared Sullinger Remains In China

To start the season, Jared Sullinger signed a two-month deal to play overseas in China for the Shenzhen Leopards. Now, after a brilliant start for the former NBA big man, he is now receiving a full-season deal, per international basketball reporter David Pick. In addition, the new agreement with the Leopards includes bonuses that could…

Andre Ellington Cut By Cardinals

The Arizona Cardinals signed fellow running back Bronson Hill from the practice squad after releasing veteran running back Andre Ellington. In addition to Ellington’s release, the vested veteran will be subject to waivers since we are past the trading deadline. However, in eight games this year, the former Clemson Tiger product had 15 carries for…

Greco Gives Panthers Depth

  The Florida Panthers Added former Ohio State Buckeye standout Anthony Greco, and Renaud Lavoie reports that Greco will receive a two-way deal worth the league minimum of $650K for the remainder of the 2017-18 season. This is Greco’s second season in the AHL (Springfield Thunderbirds) and he is one of their more reliable scoring…

Cam Atkinson Gets A Sweet Deal

The Columbus Blue Jackets extended Cam Atkinson to a lucrative deal that is worth $40.25MM over the next seven years, according to Aaron Portzline of The Athletic. Prior to this extension, the 28-year old winger was set to┬ábecome an unrestricted free agent at the end of the season. He will make an average of $5.75MM…