Maxwell comes of age, proving doubters wrong

On one of the most grueling road trips in world sport, against the world’s best, and most fanatical, cricketing nation, the oft criticized Glenn Maxwell has over the past two days – undoubtedly – come of age.

Orioles contributing to entertaining WBC

High scoring, nail-biting, and absurdly unpredictable – the 2017 World Baseball Classic has been full of entertainment since the first pitch was thrown on March 6.

Another impressive week for the O’s in Florida

The second week of Spring Training has flown by, much like the first, and there’s been plenty to like about the O’s thus far. Winning five of their six games this week, including a 5-4 win over a strong Dominican Republic team, the O’s were helped by some impressive performances from numerous key pitching staff…

Plenty to like during first week of Spring

The first week of Spring Training has passed by in a flash, with the Orioles finishing the week with a 3-4-1 record. Adam Jones has started the exhibition month red hot, slashing .429/.429/1.000 through 14 at bats. Of Jones’ six hits, four have been for extra bases, with two doubles and two home runs. New catcher Welington…

New Platform Leaves DC Sports Fans Spoilt For Choice

Sports fans all over the Washington DC and surrounding regions are set to follow their favorite teams at a whole new level, following the release of Monumental Sports Network’s new OTT subscription service. The new platform allows subscribers exclusive access to pre and post game coverage for both the Washington Capitals and Washington Wizards, as well as live…

Association Misses The Mark On Racism

What’s been in the water of the Football Association and A-League’s offices https://www.acheterviagrafr24.com/a-quoi-sert-le-viagra/ recently? Some of the decisions seen in recent weeks have been bewildering at best. In particular, the stance taken and penalties handed down over Dean Bouzanis’ racist slur over the weekend was, in my opinion, not even close to being sufficient. While…

Exploring the Orioles Roster as February Arrives

A lot has changed in the world since the Orioles’ 2016 season cruelly ended at the hands of the Blue Jays last October – most notably, seeing a new POTUS elected which has filled our Twitter feeds day, after day, after day. Thankfully though, baseball is nearing a return, so we can all look forward to…

Learnings Must Come From Ventura’s Death

Like many baseball fans around the globe this morning, I found myself reading about the premature death of another young star of the game. Shortly after, once the initial shock had subsided, I asked myself how many more times must this occur before significant and meaningful action is taken? In October 2014, it was Cardinals’…

Who Should Start the NBA All-Star Game? (East)

We’ve all seen the results from the fan voting thus far and unfortunately it is more about popularity than it is about the displays on the basketball court. If the fans had their way Zaza Pachulia would be the starting centre for the Western Conference, a player averaging 5.6ppg and 5.8rpg. Going by the fan…

NBA All Star Voting Should Exclude Fans

Alright this is getting absolutely ridiculous, fans should have absolutely no say in voting for any type of accolade in the NBA. The NBA All Star Weekend is getting near and the highlight is the All Star Game between the Eastern Conference and the Western Conference and fan voting closes in the coming days. Two…

For Aces, Bad Preparation Means Bad Results

Hard work pays off. We see it in every facet of life. The more effort you put in, the greater the reward. The 2016-17 Melbourne Aces have been an example of this all season, working hard, overcoming history, and achieving some great success while building a 20-6 record. After yet another hard-fought win Friday night,…