Alex Rodriguez had a big night against the Red Sox despite the Yankees losing to the Red Sox 8-7. Rodriguez hit a homerun in the 3rd inning and drove in 4 runs all in the rain.
The Philadelphia Eagles did exactly what everyone thought they were going to do during the NFL Draft last night. The Eagles selected Carson Wentz with the second overall pick, which I’m sure has further pissed off starting quarterback Sam Bradford.
The Sacramento Kings are still in the middle of their search for a new head coach after firing George Karl. One of the top priorities in this search is to find a coach that will be able to control center DeMarcus Cousins.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers made headlines during the second day of the NFL Draft. The Bucs traded up to select Florida State kicker Roberto Aguayo in the second round, which raised a lot of eyebrows.
It seems that for the past few years, NFL coaches and scout have criticized the skill players coming out of Guz Malzahn’s scheme at Auburn. There was a lot of criticism aimed at Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Sammie Coates when he was going through the draft process.
Since being fired by the Sacramento Kings after the regular season ended, head coach George Karl hasn’t said a word about what he dealt with all year. Many have been waiting on Karl to spill the beans on how bad it was coaching the Kings and center DeMarcus Cousins.
There are plenty of players that watch the NFL Draft just like all the fans do, but for different reasons. Some players watch the draft to see if their team selects a player that could potentially take over the position that they currently hold.
Earlier today, the Miami Heat moved on to the second round of the NBA Playoffs after blowing out the Charlotte Hornets in Game 7. Many thought the Heat would finish off this series after the Hornets were unable to close things out in Game 6 at home.
Going into the NFL Draft, everyone thought that quarterback Robert Griffin III would be the Cleveland Browns starting heading into the 2016 regular season. So when the Browns drafted USC quarterback Cody Kessler, most fans thought that he would be given a chance to develop as a backup.
The Houston Rockets were eliminated from the NBA Playoffs by the Golden State Warriors last week. That means that forward Trevor Ariza’s schedule is clear to take care of some business that started at the beginning of the season.