Waiver Wire 6/12/16

  Featured Image by: Robert Sabo/New York Daily News Written by: Sam Gubner   Many players such as Clayton Kershaw, Zach Greinke, Matt Carpenter, and Jose Bautista are getting injured coming into the All-Star break, and it seams that whoever you pick up could make or break your season. So below are some players who…

PPR Value Picks

  Featured Image by: Mike Mulholland/MLive.com Written by: Sam Gubner   PPR, or points per reception leagues, are steadily becoming a more popular way of scoring in fantasy football leagues. Because of that I would like to give you some players who will in a normal league just be an average player, but in this…

NBA Summer League Standouts

Featured Image by: USATSI Written by: Ben Pfeifer   The Summer League has already been very fun to watch, with loads of great games and buzzer beaters(DeAngelo Russell, Simmons). Many players have lived up to expectations, and many players have come out of nowhere and made an impact. Sp here they are.   Keifer Sykes…

Home Run Derby Predictions

Featured Image by: Tim Keown Written by: Sam Gubner The Home Run Derby is one of the most popularized events during the MLB season. So in this segment, I will give you predictions as to who will bash and who will crash.   Quarterfinals:   Mark Trumbo vs. Corey Seager Winner: Corey Seager I think…

NBA Free Agency Grades For Every Team

Featured Image by: Steve Mitchell/USA TODAY Sports Written by: Ben Pfeifer   With every notable free agent now inked up, free agency has basically come to an end. A few unimportant players will be signed, but this is it. Free agency has been crazy, and the league will certainly look very different next season.  …

Running Backs That Will Be Workhorses In 2016

Featured Image by: USA TODAY Written by: Sam Gubner   There are lots of running backs who get lots of carries because they are just too talented not to such as Adrian Peterson, Todd Gurley, and Jamaal Charles. These are also the guys I will not talk about because unless they are injured, they are…

Who’s Up Next: NBA Stars

Featured Image by: USATSI Written by Ben Pfeifer We all know the best current superstars in the NBA, Lebron, Curry, etc. But who is the next player to be great and be talked about as one of the best players in the league? Every player will be 23 or younger, and I will not be…

How to Replace Clayton Kershaw

Featured Image by: USATSI Written be Sam Gubner   Clayton Kershaw is by far the most devastating injury from a fantasy baseball perspective this season. He is the best pitcher in fantasy baseball, has the most fantasy points overall, and sadly for some people who have him is out for at least a month with…

Kevin Durant Signs With The Golden State Warriors

Featured Image by: Sporting News Written by Ben Pfeifer   Wow. Kevin Durant has pulled a Lebron (without making an announcement which raised millions of dollars for charity) today by leaving his Oklahoma City Thunder in favor of the Golden State Warriors Kevin Durant has signed a 2 year deal with a player option worth…

Euro 2016: A Wild Ride

Featured Image: Erlend Aas/European Pressphoto Agency Written by Ben Pfeifer   Euro 2016 has been crazy. From Iceland thriving and Spain loosing, it has sure been fun to watch. I will recap the quarterfinal matches and leave predictions for the rest of the tournament.   Portugal Vs. Poland The game started off  very exciting, with star…

NBA Offseason Post Draft Power Rankings

Featured Image by: USATSI Written by Ben Pfeifer The best to the worst, after free agency day one. Warriors Cavs Thunder Spurs Clippers Raptors Heat Pacers Grizzlies Hawks Celtics Trailblazers Hornets Knicks Pistons Jazz Pelicans Mavericks Timberwolves Rockets Magic Wizards Bulls Bucks Nuggets Kings Suns Lakers Nets 76ers