Month: November 2019

LaMelo Ball Records Triple-Double in Hawks’ OT Win over Cairns

Youngest player to record a trip-double. That is the claim belonging, for the moment at least, to LaMelo Ball of the Illawarra Hawks of the NBL. To all appearances, Ball is auditioning for the 2020 NBA draft in late June of next year. Ball took a different path, skipping US….Read More

Cameron Smith Decides to Return to Storm for 2020 Campaign

While we wonder if we will live to see Melbourne Storm skipper Cameron Smith retire from the NRL, we nonetheless are glad to learn that he will be back for his 19th season in the Telstra 2020 NRL Premiership competition. After Melbourne’s exit from the 2019 NRL finals, it was…Read More

AFC North Division of NFL Looks Like the One to Watch

The 2019 version of the Pittsburgh Steelers is vastly different from the version that underachieved the season prior. During the offseason, they parted ways with prime time players who became malcontents. Antonio Brown was shipped to Oakland for basically nothing. Le’Veon Bell sat out last season and received the NFL…Read More

Brandon Ellis Brings Two Flags to Gold Coast

The AFL National Draft is coming at the end of the month, serving to keep us tuned to the AFL and the off-season maneuvering. Some of the free agent moves have taken place. Here is what could be called a Tale of Two Players. In early October, Gold Coast paid…Read More