Barclays Premier League review: Weeks 1 and 2

Barclays Premier League review: Weeks 1 and 2

With just two rounds of the 2014-2015 Premiership season completed, it would be entirely too early to make any long-term predictions. Current form, good or bad, may yet turn out to be the exception rather than the norm as the season progresses. No title has ever been won in August, after all.

What can be gleaned, however, is certain trends or performances to highlight. The first weeks of the…

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Josh Gordon Suspended For Entire 2014-2015 NFL Season

#Browns to be without Josh Gordon For Entire 2014-2015 #NFL Season

Things have gone from bad to worse in the life of Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon. The court ruling went down today after he had appealed his one year suspension and it ruled against him for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy for smoking marijuana.

Gordon already has a history regarding substance abuse. He had already been suspended by the NFL last season for 2 games for…

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Logan Mankins Traded To Tampa Bay

Logan Mankins Traded To Tampa Bay

New England had a really busy offseason with the signings of Darrelle Revis and Brandon Browner and we thought that they were done but today proved they are not. They traded pro bowl guard Logan Mankins to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for tight end Tim Wright and a 2015 4th round draft pick.

For the Patriots, Logan Mankins was expected to make $10 million this upcoming season, which is a little high.…

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Real Madrid begin season with a win

#LigaBBVA: #RealMadrid begin season with a win

Ronaldo scored a late goal from 30-yards as a lacklustre Real Madrid saw victory against newly promoted Cordoba.

After a disappointing performance in the Spanish SuperCup, Real Madrid showed no signs of improvement in the opening La Liga game as ‘Los Blancos’ suffered defensively and their attacks were not clinical enough.

Newly promoted side Cordoba, who managed to finish 7th in the second…

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Angel Di Maria to Manchester United

Angel Di Maria to #ManchesterUnited

After much speculation and talk about bringing Argentinian Angel Di Maria to Manchester United, the rumors finally ended and talks began to bring him in to Old Trafford on a record transfer fee of £60million, which is around $106 million. Coach Carlo Ancoletti announced that Di Maria wasn’t training with the European champs, but did make his way to the training grounds to say goodbye to his…

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Real Madrid planning for a shock loan move for Man United defender?

#RealMadrid planning for a shock loan move for #ManUnited defender?

According to sources in Italy, Real Madrid have made a shock loan bid for Manchester United defender Guillermo Varela.

Varela  is yet to make an appearance for the club after joining United last summer for around £2m from the Uruguayan side Penarol.

According to the website, Transfer Market Web (TMW), the Spanish giants are preparing to take the 21-year-old right-back on loan for the season with…

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Arsenal Come Back to Salvage Point Versus Everton

Arsenal Come Back to Salvage Point Versus Everton

Arene Wenger and his Gunners faced their first big challenge against Everton at Goodison Park on Saturday. Everton went up 1-0 in the 19th minute with a goal from an unmarked Seamus Coleman, after lazy defending by Mesut Ozil allowed Coleman a free header at the back post. Everton went up 2-0 before the half with a brilliant counter-attack and link up between Romelu Lukaku and Steven Naismith.…

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New York Yankees’ Retired Numbers

New York Yankees’ Retired Numbers

The New York Yankees retired yet another number on Saturday, August 23, when they permanently placed former manager Joe Torre‘s #6 in Memorial Park before their game with the Chicago White Sox. Torre’s jersey number makes the 18th in Yankees lore with #8 counting twice for two Hall-of-Fame catchers. Number 6 will go on the wall on August 24.

Here are the numbers that the Yankees have retired with…

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Can Lebron, Kyrie, and Love co-exist?

#NBA: Can Lebron, Kyrie, and Love co-exist?

Kevin Love is about to be a Cleveland Cavalier. But can he, Lebron, and Kyrie Irving co-exist? Or will the trio face difficulty adjusting to each other?

I believe they can play together and only because of LeBron James. His greatness cannot be undermined, a factor, coupled with his selflessness, that allows him to essentially be the general manager of the Cavaliers. Right after he made his…

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