Friday, May 22, 2015

Leslie Frazier, defensive coordinator for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, addressed the media this week, saying he believes that the defensive line Tampa Bay will field next season could be one of the best in the NFL.

“Any time you have Gerald McCoy on your team, you have to brag,” Frazier said. “He’s a special athlete and then when you add a Henry Melton to the mix that should really improve our defensive line. If we can get Jacquies (Smith) or T.J. (Fatinikum) or... Read at Buccaneers 101

Over his first seven starts of the 2015 season, Bartolo Colon was making a believer of everyone who thought the veteran hurler should be dealt in the offseason. Posting a 6-1 record and a 3.30 ERA, Colon ranked amongst the best in the game and has twice had his chance to become the first in the majors to seven wins. Colon hasn't gotten there however, nor has he even gotten close, getting blasted for 13 earned runs in his last 9 1/3 innings.

That equivocates to a 12.54 ERA over two... Read at Mets 101

The NBA Draft Lottery was held Tuesday evening, where it was determined the New York Knicks' would select overall. The Knicks were represented by general manager Steve Mills and had a 19.9% chance at winning the first pick in the draft, the second highest in the draft.

The last time the Knicks had the fourth overall selection was back in 1978 when they selected Montana point guard Michael Ray Richardson.

Knicks fans have been salivating over a top-two pick since the franchise... Read at Knicks 101

After the New York Rangers lost two games back-to-back giving up 12 goals against the Tampa Bay Lightning, it was questioned whether goaltender Henrik Lundqvist would start in net on Friday in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final at Amalie Arena.

Rangers head coach Alain Vigneault laughed and quick answered “Hank's our guy."

"I do know Hank is very accountable, very demanding on himself," explained Vigneault. "He is going to do what any good goaltender does--put last night's game... Read at Rangers 101

Fans have been filling London streets in the official NFL Fan Rallies, with 40,000 expected to attend. Even online sportsbooks are getting in on the NFL action with UK betting sites pumping out unprecedented NFL offers to British gamblers (click here for betting information). The question is though, can the Brits handle American football for the long term or is it just a fling? Read at On The Clock 101