When the Lakers opted against making a move for Kyle Lowry at the trade deadline, many in the sports media saw it as a missed opportunity. The Lakers needed to inject some legit talent into that roster, as with LeBron and AD hurt, they’re clearly unable to win games against all but the worst teams… Read More What is the Impact of Andre Drummond Signing with the Lakers?
While we obsess over how to rank these 2021 NFL Draft QB prospects, it’s important to remember that most of them probably won’t pan out in the pros. Colin Cowherd shared this image on his show today: These are the QBs selected in the top 10 of the NFL draft since 2010. Highlighted are the… Read More Most of These QB Prospects Will Be Disappointments
Via Adam Schefter: This is great news. Sports just don’t feel the same without the fans. We’re still more than 5 months away from the start of the 2021 NFL season. COVID cases are coming down lately and the vaccine is being distributed widely. Let’s hope we continue to make progress against the virus between… Read More 🚨 Goodell Expects Full NFL Stadiums for the Upcoming Season
For most of the past two years, Justin Fields has been the consensus #2 quarterback behind Trevor Lawrence. After he absolutely shredded Clemson in the semifinal game a few months back, it seemed like Fields was solidly locked-in as the #2 pick in the draft. In that game, his talent was on full display. He… Read More 2021 NFL Draft QB Rankings: #2 Justin Fields
When news broke last week that the 49ers had traded up to the #3 pick from their original #12 spot, you didn’t have to be a genius to surmise that they did so with the intent of taking a quarterback. And since it’s almost a certainty that both Trevor Lawrence and Zach Wilson will be… Read More 🤯 Did the 49ers Trade Up to Draft Mac Jones?
Now that I have finished my NBA player statistical rankings, I can do my NBA team statistical rankings, since individual stars factor heavily into the team rankings. Like with my NFL team statistical rankings, these team rankings reflect the average of where a given team ranks 1-30 across a select group of team-based statistics. For… Read More NBA Team Statistical Rankings: Mar. 29, 2021
Now that the 49ers have traded up to the third pick, it is all but assured that the first three picks will be quarterbacks. It’s even possible the first four picks are quarterbacks, and then potentially even five quarterbacks in the first 15 picks. This is an incredible draft in terms of QB talent. It… Read More 2021 NFL Draft QB Rankings: #1, Trevor Lawrence
A few big draft trades just went down. The 49ers moved up to the #3 pick while the Dolphins moved down to San Francisco’s #12 spot. But then the Dolphins turned around and traded the #12 pick to Philly for the #6 pick, so overall Miami only moved back three spots. Obviously there were other… Read More 🚨🚨Major NFL Draft Trades: 49ers Trade Up to 3rd Pick
During the NFL season, I compiled team statistical rankings so that I could get a more objective read on which teams were the best and which teams were overrated. It was fairly predictive, although not perfect, but the one thing I’ll credit it with was convincing me to not give up on the Tampa Bay… Read More Introducing the “Total Net Contribution” Stat
Remember when people used to doubt Zion? “His weight!” “He doesn’t shoot the three!” “Injury-prone!” Well, he’s played 41 of 41 games now this year and is averaging the following: 25.7ppg 7.0rpg 3.4apg 62.6% eFG 65.9% True Shooting 9.9 made field goals per game, 15.9 field goal attempts per game 27.3 PER 25.7 points per… Read More Zion Williamson is Insanely Efficient