Behind Boston’s Bruins’ Boom

Going 7-1-2 in their last ten games, the Boston Bruins have skated into fourth place in the Eastern Conference. Behind scoring from Charlie McAvoy, David Backes, David Pastrnak and Brad Marchand, the Bruins have soared into a pretty playoff position. In fourth, if the season ended now, Boston would face the fifth place Toronto Maple…

Advertisements

Baseball In Year 8s: Welcoming 2018

2018 starts in a few hours, so to welcome the new year, here’s an installment of baseball in year 8s. From Charlie Comiskey to Chase Utley, baseball has taken a wild ride in year 8s. 1888: The St. Louis Browns held the best record in all of baseball. Atop the American Association at 92-43, the…

Festivus

Today is the 20th anniversary of the Seinfeld episode concerning the holiday, Festivus. In following the tradition, this December 23rd, here is my airing of grievances and feats of strength from the major sports: Unfortunately the @NFL doesn't identify Festivus, therefore I am required to work on such holiday. The silver lining is that my…

Not Impossible: The Bengals Can Still Make The Playoffs

The Cincinnati Bengals have not been mathematically eliminated, so they still have a shot at the postseason. There is a slim chance that they could actually pull off the last Wild Card spot. The Bengals are playing the tough 10-3 Minnesota Vikings at 1:00 pm Eastern Standard Time in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The last time these…

Will Tampa Bay Fire Dirk Koetter?

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are off to a surprisingly poor season in 2017. Tampa Bay is currently sitting at 3-6 and are in last place in their division. This is surprising for Tampa, as they finished last season at 9-7. In addition, they acquired a lot of talent through the draft and free agency. Here…