It took two tries to get Jake Peavy to the South side of Chicago, but getting Peavy at the last second before the 2009 MLB Non-Waiver Trade Deadline proved vital for the White Sox as their AL Central opponents had already been making moves to better their squads.
With literally seconds to go before [...]
Lamar Odom has ended the biggest media circus of the NBA Off-Season by agreeing to a 4-year, $33 million deal with the Los Angeles Lakers, with the fourth year being a team option and $27 million being guaranteed. Odom was being pursued by the Miami Heat for a good time but when the Portland [...]
If you were asked who lead the NBA in double-doubles last season, you’d probably say that Superman Dwight Howard was the guy. It’s a logical guess, as he averaged 20.6 points per game along with a league leading 13.8 rebounds per game. But if you did make that guess, you would be wrong.
It’s not very often when a six-foot-ten 20 year old with unlimited basketball potential goes unnoticed, but because of the market he plays in, Golden State Warriors forward Anthony Randolph is an unknown talent. However, I will admit that even though I consider myself to be a very serious NBA fan, I had not [...]
The Pittsburgh Pirates have traded shortstop Jack Wilson and starting pitcher Ian Snell to the Seattle Mariners and second baseman Freddy Sanchez to the San Fransisco Giants. These two recent moves complete a line-up’s worth of trading that the Pirates have done over the past six seasons. Since 2003, the Pirates have traded a [...]
The Philadelphia Phillies have seemingly pulled their names out of the Roy Halladay sweepstakes by trading for the reigning AL Cy Young award winner Cliff Lee.
The Phillies have traded pitching prospects Carlos Carrasco and Jason Knapp, catching prospect Lou Marson, and shortstop prospect Jason Donald to the Cleveland Indians for Lee and outfielder [...]
After being destroyed by the Chicago Cubs 12-0 this afternoon, the Houston Astros sit three games behind the St. Louis Cardinals and the Cubs for first place in the NL Central, who share the division lead.
This means that the Astros will not be trading veterans like Miguel Tejada, Carlos Lee, Jason Michaels, Ivan [...]
So, Brett Favre is done. According to him. This is the third time he has said so.
Citing doubts in his ability to play and contribute at the level he used to be able to, Favre told Minnesota Vikings coach Brad Childress that he would be moving on from football.
This really hurts the [...]
After ESPN’s Marc Stein reported about the possibility of a Tyson Chandler/Emeka Okafor swap between the New Orleans Hornets and the Charlotte Bobcats, SLAM Online is saying the deal is done. This makes the Hornets the fourth team in the Western Conference to better themselves via trades, the draft and free agency this off-season. [...]