Saturday, 19 Jan 2019

The Vegas Expansion Draft: One Year Later

Less than a year ago, the Vegas Golden Knights were still a fuzzy picture with a front office and coaching staff in place but without a roster. That changed on June 21 when Vegas announced their Expansion Draft picks and the team came together. Now, with Vegas beating expectations and reaching the Stanley Cup Final in […]

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These are the top relievers on the trade market

For three straight days this week, all 30 clubs dug in deep and added more than three dozen players to their system with the hopes of producing some of the sport’s next stars. With the 2018 MLB Draft in the rearview mirror, executives around the league can now turn their focus to a more immediate […]

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Citroen “100% confirmed” to stay in WRC next year

Citroen remains 100 percent committed to the World Rally Championship despite its decision to drop lead driver Kris Meeke and rumours of a 2019 exit. Meeke lost his Citroen seat after he crashed heavily on last month’s Rally of Portugal. Prior to the Meeke decision, there had already been a question mark over Citroen’s continued […]

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Analysts: USGA should toughen U.S. Open setup

Count former world No. 1 David Duval among those eager to see if the USGA returns to its more traditional formula for setting up the U.S. Open next week at Shinnecock Hills. “I think it’s lost its bearings a little bit the last few years,” Duval said. Duval joined fellow TV analysts Brandel Chamblee […]

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West Ham Reportedly ‘Very Close’ to Finalising €30m Deal for Highly-Rated Brazilian Forward

​​West Ham have reportedly moved ‘very close’ to completing a deal for Lazio forward Felipe Anderson for a fee in the region of €30m, according to reports in Italy.  The Hammers joined Premier League rivals ​Manchester United and ​Chelsea in registering their interest in the 25-year-old who has risen to prominence in his last two years with Lazio, where he is now […]

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Thomas promoted to assistant head coach at ODU

NORFOLK, Va. — Monarch head wrestling coach Steve Martin announced Thursday afternoon the promotion of Daryl Thomas to assistant head coach on his staff. Thomas spent the last year as assistant coach for ODU. Daryl Thomas “We are very excited to promote Coach Thomas to the top assistant job. In a very short time period […]

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Fuzzy History of the NHL Playoff Beard

With the 2018 NHL postseason upon us, it’s time to grow out those beloved playoff beards once again. Long a tradition of NHL players, the facial hair-growing frenzy has been adopted by fans in recent years. Snapchat filters, NHL sponsor commercials, and in-game giveaways have turned the playoff beard into a hockey pop culture phenomenon. […]

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