Mon. Oct 22nd, 2018

With So Much Talent Exiting the Big East, Who Will Emerge to Win the Conference?

The Big East was one of the best conferences in the country last year, if not the best.  They produced two number one seeds, Xavier and Villanova, and Villanova went on to defeat Michigan in the National Championship game.  Six Big East teams made the tournament.  The problem is many of these teams lost a lot of talent.  The Big East Player of the Year, Coach of the Year, and Freshman of the Year are all no longer in the conference.  With the Big East slightly depleted, there are four main contenders for the conference championship this year. Continue Reading!

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How will Clemson Handle a Potential Upset Against NC State?

Opening at -17.5, the Clemson Tigers are huge favorites to continue their ACC dominance this weekend against a difficult NC State team. Clemson has looked like anything but the team we were expecting to see, struggling against Syracuse and Texas A&M. Will the Tigers turn things around this weekend and get a much needed win, or will NC State continue their upwards trend towards the ACC crown? Continue Reading!

The Three Most Intriguing Storylines to Keep an Eye On During the First Half of the Season

How’d we get here? I have been waiting for this week to come since the Warriors walked off the floor as NBA champions on June 8th; but a lot has happened between then and now. Let’s recap.

The NBA offseason resulted with the King claiming his throne in LA. The Spurs sent Kawhi Leonard across the boarder for DeMar DeRozan. The Warriors added yet another all-star to their arsenal. Carmelo Anthony took his scoring ability (and lackluster defense) to Houston. Jimmy Butler STILL hasn’t been traded. Also, the NBA draft took place, and seems to have produced a class with no ceiling. It truly was an offseason of craziness… but it is all done and over with. The 2018-19 NBA season is officially underway. Continue Reading!