Baseball fans, rejoice! The greatest rivalry in sports has emerged from the dank, desolate cellar it has been in for years and has shaken off the cob webs. The Red Sox / Yankees rivalry finally has some weight to it after a long break in which it seemed more likely that you would catch a player from either squad laughing about a recent round of golf together than you would see them engaging in a round of fisticuffs. In fact, it had been 14 years since Jason Varitek infamously burnished his glove into A-Rod’s squawking pie-hole. As great as the Red Sox / Yankees rivalry is, this latest fight between Joe Kelly and Tyler Austin highlights what Major League Baseball has been missing recently: gritty, hard-nosed play.
Round 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs begins on Wednesday 4/11/18 with the Minnesota Wild at the Winnipeg Jets (CNBC) and the Philadelphia Flyers visiting the Pittsburgh Penguins (NBCSN). Here are the Chester Doctrine Picks for this years Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Just as Sixers fans were celebrating an upcoming playoff trip, and the return of first overall pick Markelle Fultz, Joel Embiid left the game Wednesday after colliding with Fultz. After being taken to the hospital, sources have stated he has a facial fracture and concussion and is expected out 2-4 weeks. Continue reading
After a inconsistent season last year where the phillies were 66-96, they are looking to bounce back and be in contention for a wild card spot in the National league. The Phillies have a lot of young talent that is going to be exciting to watch. If they can stay consistent throughout May and June, their record should improve drastically. The Phillies had one of the worst months in Mlb history last year as they went 3-25 in the month of may, as well as having a very bad month of June as well. However, they turned it around in the second half of the season playing around 500 baseball as they went 41-40. Continue reading
According to multiple reports the Giants are listening to offers for star WR OBJ following his statements that he wont play until he gets a new contract. Should the Giants trade him? probably not. Will they? maybe. Here is who I think is interested and would actually trade for him
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With a few weeks to go in the NHL season here are my picks for the Stanley Cup Playoffs and a short reason why I think they will make it.
The sixers prevailed in a 118-98 win over the magic Thursday night to win their 5th game in a row. Ersan Illaysova lead the way with 18, as they cruised to a 20-point victory. The sixers are now 41-30 on the season, with having the easiest remaining schedule left in the NBA. Continue reading