Following on from a memorable 2015-16 regular season which saw a Metropolitan Division title and Presidents Trophy added to the franchise’s list of achievements, the Washington Capitals have started the 2016-17 strong, looking to sweep aside the pain of playoff failure last May.
The new hockey season started a few weeks early for the nine Washington Capitals competing in the World Cup of Hockey 2016.
Woeful (adjective) – very bad; deplorable.
James Beresford is poised to become the 33rd Australian to play in the major leagues after being called up by the Minnesota Twins on Monday.
The name Ubaldo Jimenez is enough to make an Orioles fan shudder.
Just over two months ago I was lucky enough to have a chat with young Orioles pitching prospect Alex Wells, immediately after his second professional outing.
As we near the end of August, I find myself in a somewhat shocked state as I seek to address the issues currently facing the nose-diving Orioles.
The football world was left in shock this week after AFL games record holder Brent “Boomer” Harvey was dramatically advised his services are no longer required at North Melbourne, after 21 stellar seasons.
Australia’s performance at London 2012 was heavily criticised, winning just eight golds and 35 medals overall. Many millions of dollars of extra funding was thrown into high performance, with a better haul expected at Rio 2016. As the end of the two week campaign nears though, Australia is set to perform even worse, currently securing just…
Almost five years after signing with the Orioles, the people of Baltimore can finally – with confidence – look forward to a future where Dylan Bundy becomes the pitcher everyone expected him to be.
Throughout the first half of the 2016 season, the pre-season expectations and fears cast upon a mediocre Orioles rotation have slowly but surely came to fruition.
Be it the Chicago Cubs, the Arizona Cardinals, or the South African cricket team, championship droughts are a common occurrence within professional sports.