Category: Sports News

Golden State Warriors Take on Cleveland Cavaliers for Round 2 in NBA Finals

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The NBA season is wrapping up, but not before some major excitement. Round 2 of the NBA Finals is about to kick off.  The match up between The Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers is the stuff of dreams.  Lebron James will be battling against Steph Curry, 2 of the the greatest shooters of our age.  Each had record-setting...


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NCAA Division I Men’s Selection Committee Reveal Tournament Schedule

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March Madness is upon us, my friends!  Woo hoo!  The time when college kids and alumni can root on the home team in the quest to proclaim their school the national champs!  As an Indiana University grad, March was always a a crazy exciting time for us. Today, the NCAA Division I men’s selection committee revealed the 68 basketball teams...


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College Football Playoff Landscape Starting to Take Shape

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The second installment of the 2015 College Football Playoff rankings came out recently and the battle for the top 4 spots is starting to take shape.  With a fairly convincing win over #16 Florida State, the Clemson Tigers retain their #1 ranking.  The Alabama Crimson Tide catapulted all the way to #2 this week with an impressive win over then...


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2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup Schedule

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Let’s change things up a bit here for a moment and talk about Soccer.   CONCACAF stands for the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football.  They are the third-most successful FIFA confederation.   The U.S. has been dominating the competition from teh early 2000’s. The 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup takes place over the next weeks and occurs every 2...


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Ticket Lodge Guide to 2015 NBA Post Season

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The NBA Playoffs are nearly upon us!  Woot!  In the Western Conference, fans can check out the Golden State Warriors (1), New Orleans Pelicans (8), Houston Rockets (2), Dallas Mavericks (7), L.A. Clippers (3), San Antonio Spurs (6), Portland Trailblazers (4), and the Memphis Grizzlies (5).  In the Eastern Conference there is the Atlanta Hawks (1), Brooklyn Nets (8), Cleveland...


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Ticket Guide for 2015 NCAA Basketball Tournament

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Selection Sunday is here!  For anyone that is getting practically weak in the knees for March Madness and the men’s NCAA Basketball Tournament, the wait is nearly over!  The brackets were released today, and there are some pretty surprising match up and results.   The tops seeds of the different divisions include the Kentucky Wildcats (Midwest), Villanova (East), Wisconsin (West) and...


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The Fight Heard ‘Round the World: Pacquiao vs. Mayweather

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As I’m sure you’ve heard by now, two of the great fighters in recent history, Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, have agreed to fight each other. The fight to end all fights is scheduled to take place on May 2 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.  The fight was agreed upon after a Miami Heat game where they met...


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2015 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Heating Up

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Can you feel it?  The electric excitement of March Madness is nearly upon us!  The 2015 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament is heating up and the tops teams are rising to the top.  There are the perennial basketball favorites like Duke, North Carolina University and Kentucky.  This year, some of the other top teams include Gonzaga, Wisconsin, Virginia, Arizona, Villanova, Kansas,...


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2015 AFC and NFC Championship Games Finalized

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The Superbowl is just around the corner.  We need some teams!  Today, the AFC and NFC Championship games have been finalized! Earlier today, the Indianapolis Colts knocked out the Denver Broncos.  Therefore, the Colts (13-5) will advance to the AFC Championship, taking on the New England Patriots (13-4).  The Pats, in a nail bitter, beat the Ravens 35-31 last night. ...


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Cactus and Grapefruit League Spring Training

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Well, I live in the Chicagoland area, and it has been bitterly, awfully cold the past couple days and won’t let up until next week.  I know Canadians are probably laughing at us poor Midwestern-ers, but a high of -1 degree is COLD!  All this cold has me day dreaming of warmer weather and all that comes with it, i.e....


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