As I turned my way up the long driveway of the MSG Training Facility to go to the NBA Rookie Photo Shoot for Panini Basketball Cards, I braced myself for all sorts of things. I had an idea of what I was going to do, either:
A) Walk in, realize how freakishly tall these guys are and run away.
B) Be so shocked about everything I was doing that I couldn’t speak.
C) Realize that this is my dream job that I hope to pursue for the rest of my life.
I did all of the above.More »
It’s only Week 3, but the guard seems to be changing in the NFL. Pittsburgh, Tennessee and Carolina continue to struggle, while teams like the Ravens, Broncos, and Niners are sitting atop their respective divisions. Hey – even the Lions managed to pull off a win! It’s becoming more and more apparent every year: last season’s results have nothing to do with this season. Keep reading to see how all of these developments shook out in this week’s Power Rankings…More »
The last few days of baseball’s regular season are around the corner, and I gotta say: I am relieved.
It’s time to celebrate the best teams and stop dwelling on the failures. Next week I’ll anoint the five stinkiest teams of the season, like I did after the first half. Until then enjoy the final Stinky Five of 2009...More »
Did you know Carmelo Anthony has a new sneaker debuting this week (and that he debuted a new website last week? Scroll down to the bottom to learn more about that)? You did if you read my GearHead blogs! And if you didn’t know. Now you do. Lol.
To celebrate the impending release of the Jordan Melo M6, SIKIDS.com caught up with Mr. Anthony to discuss the inspiration behind his new kicks, his favorite Jordan Melo’s of all-time, and other sorts of cool stuff. Keep reading to see what he had to say...More »
An unassisted triple play to a end game, two grand slams in one game, and numerous players reaching milestones, both good and bad. 2009 has been quite a year.
After months of battling through the heat and humidity of summer, there comes a time in every baseball season to reflect on the game’s best.
Now, there are only a few games left in the 162-game schedule, and only the Yankees have clinched a playoff berth. In spite of this, here are my regular season awards…More »
The leaves are turning, it’s getting darker earlier and Starbucks has brought back its Pumpkin Spice Latte. Yup, it’s fall.
For a lot of teams this is a boring and depressing time of year when they no longer matter. But for a select few, these last weeks of the regular season can set the tone for how they head into the most important baseball of the year. Check out the must see battles taking place this weekend…More »