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Fantasy Baseball 2009 Love/Hate List

Two rules to live by: Don’t reach for a catcher. In a 10 team league that means there will probably be 10-15 catchers owned, meaning there are still 15 other catchers you can draft. Don’t pay for saves – 1/3 of closers last year lost their jobs at some point last year. I wouldn’t take …

Curt Schilling Retires

“Turn out the lights the party’s over” … Those were the words written on Curt Schilling’s blog just a few moments ago. Schilling pitched for five teams in his big league career, Baltimore Orioles, Houston Astros, Philadelphia Phillies, Arizona Diamondbacks and Boston Red Sox. The ace will most famously be known for his bloody sock …

UConn Head Coach Jim Calhoun will not coach today

CBS is reporting University of Connecticut head coach Jim Calhoun will not coach vs. Chattanooga today because of an illness that has sent him to the hospital. Associate Head Coach George Blaney with coach the team in Calhoun’s absence. UConn director of sports medicine Dr. Jeff Anderson said, “Coach Calhoun has not been feeling well …

NCAA Tourney Predictions

In the past I have been moderately successful at picking tournament games, this year I have barely watched any games and this seems more like a crapshoot. Without further ado here are my predictions. Louisville, Memphis, Pittsburgh and Syracuse in the final four. Pitt over Memphis for the title. (Click the bracket for a full …

Patriots interested in Julius Peppers?

Julius Peppers is unhappy in Carolina and says he wouldn’t mind going to New England. The Panthers dismissed reports Monday saying Peppers was close to being dealt to the Patriots. The biggest hold up in a trade with Peppers is that he has not signed his tender with Carolina meaning the Panthers are barred from …

Where will Terrell Owens end up?

Terrell Owens was cut by the Cowboys this morning so the question now is, Where will TO end up? Oakland, Denver, Washington, The Jets and The Giants are all teams I think will be interested in TO’s services. Why Denver? Josh McDaniels did a great job of getting Randy Moss integrated with New England Patriots …

A-Rod to have hip surgery, likely out 10 weeks

ESPN Deportes Enrique Rojas, is reporting Alex Rodriquez will undergo hip surgery and will likely be out 10 weeks. In an off season that has included a leaked steroid test and an admission to using performance enhancing drugs, it was thought things couldn’t get much worse for Rodriguez. This news comes two days after A-Rod …

T.J.’s decision still expected today

There haven’t been any new updates from the T.J. Houshmandzadeh camp but the receiver is still expected to make a decision today, according to a league source. Houshmandzadeh originally said he wanted to make a decision by Sunday night so this may be premature. It was reported earlier that T.J. spent the night in Minneapolis …