Month: October 2016

AFL Set to Open Delisted Free Agency Period November 1

It would seem that being delisted by an AFL team would hinder, rather than assist, a player’s future prospects, but as the delisted free agency period is soon to get underway, there are a few players that would seem to hold intriguing, if slightly risky, potential for the right team…Read More

Adding Durant to Warriors Falls Short of Expectations

One game into the 2016 – 2017 NBA season, the potential for the Golden State Warriors to equal the 24 game consecutive win streak they posted to start last season evaporated quicker than you can say Stephon Curry. It would almost seem as though the Warriors are still licking the…Read More

2016 – 2017 NBA Season Tip Off Mere Hours Away

The tip of the first game of the 2016 – 2017 NBA regular season is just hours away. It will feature the New York Knicks against reigning champion Cleveland Cavaliers, who will feature LeBron James as a triple threat as player, referee and announcer simultaneously. All levity aside, it would…Read More

NBA Takes Techno Leap to Bring Fans Games in Virtual Reality

Get ready hoops fans. The NBA is set to tip and the league recently announced that holders of an NBA League Pass will be able to replicate the experience of being at a game by participating in the NBA/Next VR partnership that will live-stream one or more games per week…Read More

2016 World Series Features Chicago Cubs v Cleveland Indians

The Fall Classic, as the MLB World Series is sometimes known, although at the present pace it might soon need to be called the Winter Classic, will feature the Chicago Cubs of the national league against the Cleveland Indians of the American League. For the Cubs and their loyal Chicago…Read More

High Hopes for Wallaroos and Wallabies in Eden Park Test

The Wallaroos plan to take on the Black Ferns with six of their 15 being debutants starting and a further six on the reserve bench. Captain Ash Hewson says that the team is exuding confidence despite the fact that the Wallaroos have never beaten the New Zealand side in a…Read More

Queensland Open in Brisbane Offers $500K Hole-In-One Bonus

Golfers taking part in the 2016 Isuzu Queensland Open beginning October 20 and running through October 23 at the Brisbane Golf Club will have a major incentive to, at least on one hole, embrace a go-for-broke attitude. The drivable 265 m par four 15th will offer a $500,000 jackpot for…Read More

Crows and Blues Move Closer to Agreement on Bryce Gibbs

The two sides in the Bryce Gibbs negotiations have moved closer to an agreement, meaning that Gibbs is closer to plying his service in the 2017 AFL season with the Adelaide Crows. As it now stands, the Carlton Blues will get the Crow’s number 13 pick of the draft and…Read More

Osweiler Shuns Words and Bodies to Earn Redemption

Redemption is sweet, if ephemeral and fleeting, as all us sinners are well aware, but after having been described not long ago as a $95 mistake, Houston Texans quarterback Brock Osweiler will get to savour his return to grace for the next week after he engineered reputational self-resurrection in an…Read More