Published April 17, 2019 By William Whisler It’s been impossible to steal attention away from Philadelphia with the signing of Bryce Harper, but the Pirates have been just as good as the Phillies in the first few weeks of the 2019 season. The Pirates, winners of seven of their last 10 games, have perhaps the (more…)
Published April 10, 2019 By William Whisler The NCAA does many things poorly. That may not come as a shock to many, but with basketball’s one-and-done rule, the NCAA has finally taken a step in the right direction when it comes to not only improving the quality of the game with players that decide to (more…)
Published April 3, 2019 By William Whisler The Philadelphia Phillies had a plan. After a season in which the Phillies surprisingly contended early into their rebuilding process, Matt Klentak went out brought in reinforcements. Klentak worked out some big moves, signing Bryce Harper and acquiring All Stars Jean Segura and JT Realmuto along with veteran (more…)
Published March 27, 2019 Has your bracket survived the opening weekend of the NCAA Tournament, or are you, like many others, crumbling your bracket and chucking it into a trash can? Regardless of the status of your bracket, the NCAA Tournament has had multiple surprises. Most of the upset teams have come and gone, leaving (more…)
Need help filling out your bracket? Be sure to check out the new PennSports.Live podcast, Tourney Talk! Tourney Talk will be around for the duration of the NCAA Tournament to give you the best insight and recaps of the college basketball tournament. Published March 20, 2019 By William Whisler Looking for the best games of (more…)
Published March 13, 2019 By William Whisler NOTE: Love College Basketball? Check out the new PennSports.Live podcast, Tourney Talk, coming next week and continuing throughout the NCAA Tournament! Fill out your bracket with my analysis! With championship week in full swing and Selection Sunday just days away, the NCAA Tournament field has started to (more…)
Published March 6, 2019 By William Whisler By now you have heard the news of how Major League Baseball’s free agency has finally reached its pinnacle, with Bryce Harper reaching a North American sports record with a 13-year/$330 million deal with the Philadelphia Phillies. For the Phillies, the offseason ends with the City of Brotherly...
Published February 27, 2019 By William Whisler When it comes to football in Pennsylvania, for as long as I can remember, the Pittsburgh Steelers have always been the superior franchise. With the departure of Antonio Brown and Le’Veon Bell and an aging Ben Roethlisberger, for the first time the Steelers may not be the premiere...
Published February 20, 2019 By William Whisler This winter was supposed to be one that established a market for two of baseball’s youngest stars. It was supposed to be an offseason that would change the landscape of Major League Baseball. Instead, there was silence. Lots of it. Rumors swirled around Manny Machado and Bryce Harper (more…)
Published February 13, 2019 By William Whisler The Philadelphia 76ers made it clear at the 2019 NBA trade deadline that they have pushed all of their chips into the middle to try and compete for an NBA Championship this season. Will the efforts of general manager Elton Brand be enough for the Sixers to get (more…)