WWE SummerSlam: The Evolving Times

What a difference a year makes! The 2016 installment of WWE SummerSlam featured the newly minted Universal Championship and the WWE World Heavyweight Championship in two singles bouts. Finn Balor beat Seth Rollins for the inaugural Universal title, while Dean Ambrose retained his world heavyweight title against Dolph Ziggler. What’s different from last year’s SummerSlam … Continue reading WWE SummerSlam: The Evolving Times

Wrestling Re-Booking: WWE’s Version of ECW

Welcome back to Wrestling Re-Booking, where we look back and rewrite the script on some wrestling angles because it’s always fun to wonder what if. The comeback of Extreme Championship Wrestling excited many, but it soured after one month. Fans expected the ECW of old to return but got a watered down version of the … Continue reading Wrestling Re-Booking: WWE’s Version of ECW

UFC 214: Redemption vs. Legitimacy

History will be made on July 29, 2017 at UFC 214. Whether that’s redemption or legitimacy is the issue. UFC 214’s main event will feature the rematch between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier. The Light-Heavyweight title bout will reverse the roles from their previous matchup, as Cormier is now the champion and Jones the challenger. … Continue reading UFC 214: Redemption vs. Legitimacy

Major League Baseball: Statcast’s Broken Judgment

It was inevitable that Major League Baseball’s Statcast machine would be broken. How apropos that the majors’ Home Run leader did it. Friday night’s game featured a memorable moment from a battle between the New York Yankees and the Seattle Mariners. At least, it was noteworthy on the Yankees’ side. CC Sabathia got his ninth … Continue reading Major League Baseball: Statcast’s Broken Judgment

Open Letter: WWE’s Lack of Communication

Dear WWE and the WWE Universe, Believe it or not, you’re in better shape than you think. The Mae Young Classic recently took place (don’t worry, no spoilers from me). Your shows are going well, and the current WWE landscape is looking promising for SummerSlam. It’s disappointing when you hear a show is cancelled with … Continue reading Open Letter: WWE’s Lack of Communication

BIG3 Basketball: Reeling in the Years

There’s something more intimate when fewer players are involved in a basketball game. The BIG3 Basketball league on FOX Sports 1 aims to perfect that vision. BIG 3 Basketball is the brainchild of Ice Cube. He brings back NBA players of yesteryear to battle in 3-on-3 half-court games. Each of the eight teams has five … Continue reading BIG3 Basketball: Reeling in the Years

MLB All-Star Game: Home Run Derby Showdown

Prepare for the most exciting time in July after the fireworks go off! It’s the Home Run Derby! The tournament takes place July 10th on ESPN at 8 p.m. EST. It features All-Stars going to war against each other. Four from the American League and National League go at it to see which will hit … Continue reading MLB All-Star Game: Home Run Derby Showdown