PREVIEW: North Carolina and Villanova battle for greatness

North Carolina vs. Villanova. Not unlikely, yet under the radar. Fantastic scorers on both squads, but even better team chemistry. Two teams will face off in the national title. One will be crowned champion. Both schools each hold their own mantra, pace, and swagger for the collegiate game. North Carolina rarely shooting 3’s, but pounding it inside and playing old school basketball.

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No Love For Lillard As Potential All Star

As of right now, it’s Lillard Time, but no major media outlet seems to be checking their clocks. Look, I’m a biased Blazer fan, it’s in my blood. Nevertheless, I can’t get over that fact that Damian Lillard is excelling beyond everyone’s expectations. We need to get serious when we mention All Star and Damian Lillard in the same sentence.

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Making A Case For Chip Kelly as 49ers Head Coach

Chip Kelly, San Francisco

Chip Kelly, former Oregon Ducks Head Coach, aka Big Balls Chip, is now in charge of the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC West division. This either screams excitement or 49er fans shaking their hands. Kelly now holds the reigns of one of the most decorated franchises in the NFL. The San Francisco 49ers and the fans are eager to get

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Good riddance, LaMarcus

The Portland Trail Blazers face the San Antonio Spurs for the first time this season and I couldn’t be more excited. This article took me a while to write. It pained me, and honestly took longer than it should have. Nine years. For nine years the Portland Trail Blazers boasted one of the biggest studs in franchise history, LaMarcus Aldridge. Taken 2nd overall by the Chicago

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Have an extra $15? Buy an NBA team

Last year around the end of March, a virtual meme gave every basketball fan the chance to make their best 5 man roster. The catch…it had to add up to 15 dollars. As if sports fan didn’t already love to debate and argue with their friends, this meme provided the perfect platform for lunchtime conversation in considering. My players would

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Just call him Colin “Mr. Inconsistent” Kaepernick

It’s apparent that Colin Kaepernick has put himself in the hot seat of discussion for the West Coast franchise. This is deja vu, considering the whole organization made a decision to part ways with Alex Smith and backed a young, quick, versatile quarterback out of Nevada. In 2011, the 49ers picked Kaepernick with the 36th pick in the 2nd round,

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Top 10 Worst Sports Franchises

By Michael Gilbert 10. Los Angeles Clippers People may look at this and go “WOAH, why are the Clippers on this list?” Chris Paul, Blake Griffin, and DeAndre Jordan make this team a Western Conference title contender this year, but I say hold that thought because the Clippers haven’t been relevant for NBA standards until the 2011-2012 season, where the

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Durant a Wizard? Crazy? Maybe not.

I don’t believe Kevin Durant’s statements about resigning with the Oklahoma City Thunder. Why? He grew up in Seat Pleasant, Maryland, his is alma mater is Montrose Christian in Rockville, and his brothers, sisters, and mother all still reside in Maryland. If there’s any else to persuade you that KD is coming to the Wizards is that he is most

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The 3 Essential Things So You Have The Most Swagger In Your Sport

It’s not about the potential, talent, or handwork. It’s not about the minutes logged into the gym, breaking into a cold sweat. It doesn’t require genetics or DNA passed from your grandparents. No, sports swagger has evolved into a bigger beast. It takes a man or woman so dedicated to their wardrobe, their closet game reeks of coolness. A bottle

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Iverson is a Hall of Famer

By Michael Gilbert Allen Iverson, A.I., The Answer, the self-proclaimed best player to have ever played, had his banner raised on Sunday, and that banner raised his name to the very top of The Wells Fargo center. The ceremony came with emotions, chants, highlight clips, and instragram pictures that strolled back down memory lane. Regardless of which nickname you use,

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