Hall of Fame catcher dies of brain cancer

After being diagnosed with brain cancer last May and rounds of chemotherapy and radiation, Hall of Fame catcher Gary Cater passed away earlier today. His daughter, Kimmy Bloemers, announced the news on the family website.

I bet you can guess what all this “Linsanity” has Dr. Ruth thinking about

Yep, you guessed it….

The Washington Wizards lead the NBA in……….dunks

Let’s be honest. Though this recognition, if you can even call this that, means absolutely nothing, I’m just pleasantly surprise that the Wizards actually lead the NBA in something remotely positive. But you gotta start somewhere right? So why not give the young Wizards some shine for their accomplishment. And now, if you’re still with […]

Report: JR Smith will sign with either the Knicks or the Clippers

Fresh off his stint playing in China, former Denver Nugget JR Smith is ready to rejoin the NBA. If Twitter profiles mean anything, Smith is considering the Knicks, Lakers, and Clippers. And even with that dwindling list that once had the Magic, Bulls, and Pacers, ESPN Los Angeles is reporting that Smith will eventually sign […]

Joe Flacco’s agent thinks Flacco is a top 5 quarterback

Joe Flacco’s agent, Joe Linta, is attempted do what every good agent does.  He’s attempting to get the best deal possible for his client. But the way he’s going about it may not be the most rational way. You see unlike the rest of us, Linta believes that Flacco is a top 5 quarterback and […]

And here’s MSG Network’s unfortunate Fortune Cookie Jeremy Lin graphic

The New York Knicks won their 7th straight game last night with a 100-85 win over the Sacramento Kings. And that graphic above is how the MSG Network decided to celebrate it. See New York, this is why you can’t have nice things. Instead of just letting this great story just happen you have to […]

Report: Peyton Manning had an unreported neck procedure

And you thought the Peyton Manning saga couldn’t stand anymore drama.  Well, you were wrong.  The latest is that Peyton Manning had a fourth neck procedure that went previously unreported. SI’s Don Banks has the details of the surgery that Peyton underwent during the lockout when teams had limited medical contact with injured players.

Ron Jaworski is leaving the Monday Night Football team

Ron Jaworski is leaving the Monday Night Football booth to join ESPN’s Sunday and Monday night pregame shows.  So that leaves Mike Tirico and Jon Gruden in a two man booth where Tirico will do his normal play-by-play and Gruden will do his normal “never saying a bad thing about anyone”.

Mark Sanchez asked Santonio Holmes to be his Valentine

Yes, it’s a joke, so a lot of time shouldn’t be spent on it. But for real, Mark? This just opens him up to so many criticisms. Such as: Forget cookies; how about throw some accurate passes his way. Via Pro Football Talk

You may enjoy Randy Moss’ Ustream exploits but NFL executives may not

In just the past week, Randy Moss has taken to his Ustream channel to announce he’s returning to football, interact with his fans, and to show the world hair that he says “smells like sauerkraut”. This is all rather entertaining for us, but it reportedly isn’t very entertaining for one particular NFL executive. In fact, […]