ICYMI, earlier this week Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred did an interview on the Dan Patrick Show where he discussed MLB players marketing themselves to help grow the game and that a problem the MLB was facing was guys like Mike Trout not marketing himself, and many took that as he was incinuating that … Continue reading No MLB, Mike Trout is Not a Problem
Last night during what was supposed to be a joyous moment for Josh Hader of the Milwaukee Brewers and his family quickly became a Public Relations Disaster. While Hader was pitching in the game, nasty tweets from his youth began to surface and when I say nasty I mean nasty homophobic, racist, derogatory tweets from … Continue reading When Will Teams Learn to Check Player’s Social Media?
After finally getting voted in the Pro Football Hall of Fame Terrell Owens will not give his speech at Canton. Instead Owens has decided to have his celebration at the University of Tennessee because of the university's importance in his life. In their response the Hall of Fame has decided that they are going to … Continue reading Pro Football Hall of Fame V. Terrell Owens
Friday Judge Susan Richard Nelson overseeing the National Hockey League concussion lawsuit denied two proposed class action lawsuits brought by former NHLers. In the 46 page ruling, Judge Nelson stated that the difference in state health monitoring laws would make it significantly difficult to manage the cases. Which given how many different states that NHL … Continue reading Former NHL Players Class Action Suit Hits Snag
Alright, I guess I've avoided the topic long enough. Let's talk about what's been happening in the National Basketball League Free Agency from the unsurprising to the what were they thinking signing there moves. You should already know that we're gonna start with LeBron James signing with the Los Angeles Lakers and now not surprised … Continue reading NBA Free Agency Roundup
Just when you thought that we would finally be done talking about the National Football League and the National Anthem, the NFL Players Association filed a non-injury grievance against the league regarding the National Anthem policy. Now I'm not surprised by this move, I was honestly expecting it weeks ago, but no it seems as … Continue reading Yet Again We’re Talking about Football and the National Anthem
We are almost to the midway point of the Major League Baseball season, which means that it's All-Star game time. Yesterday the MLB announced the rosters for the All-Star game and some people (and players) are not happy about the names not announced yesterday. The most notable name left off the ASG roster is … Continue reading 2018 MLB All Star Snubs and Surprises