Tag Archives: pick

The NBA’s First Line of Defense

Simmons is not the pick for league MVP (James Harden), Most Improved (Victor Oladipo), Sixth Man (Lou Williams), or Defensive Player of the Year (Andre Drummond), but here’s what Simmons…

Some Big MLB Free Agents Remain Unsigned Making Everyone Nervous

While there has been talk of collusion between the MLB teams leading to the glacial pace of the Hot Stove, I was thinking earlier this past week about why teams…

Ed Oliver focuses on 2019 NFL Draft

Oliver would have been a top pick if he’d been eligible for the draft this year but will have to settle for the 2019 draft, where’s projected as possibly the…

NBA’s playoff problems similar to minor league hockey

“This” is the concept of having top-seeded teams select their first-round playoff opponents. The idea was relayed to Combs over dinner this summer by the COO of the Austrian professional…

AJ McCarron and the QB market

A fifth-round pick who’s started four games in four NFL seasons can now be an unrestricted free agent. Just a year ago, Mike Glennon was a 27-year-old free agent with…

Brownsend up getting the top two picks in 2018 draft

If the Texans lose out, the big winner in that situation would be the Browns because they currently hold the rights to Houston’s 2018 first-round pick as part of the…