Cubs’ Tax Infuriates Cactus League Fans


 

By: Melissa S. Wollering

Should Cactus League fans foot the bill for a new Chicago Cubs Spring Training stadium in Mesa, Arizona?  Too late.  We don’t have a choice.

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NBA Draft Stock Report 2-16-10

By: David Kay

Every week The Sports Bank’s resident NBA Draft and college basketball nerd, David Kay takes a look at whose draft stock is on the rise and whose is falling.  This week, he is selling three possible top-five picks.  You can check out David’s 2010 NBA Mock Draft here.

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U.S. Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team Defeats China 12-1

Potter Becomes All-Time U.S. Olympic Women’s Points Leader with Five-Point Night

VANCOUVER, B.C. – The U.S. Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team recorded a 12-1 victory over China here today in its first game of the 2010 Olympic Winter Games. Jenny Potter (Edina, Minn.) set a U.S. Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team single-game record with five points (3-2) and also became the United States’ all-time Olympic Winter Games career points leader (17GP, 8-18–26).

“It was a great way for us to start the tournament for a lot of reasons,” said Mark Johnson, head coach of the U.S. Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team. “Our young players got to go out for their first Olympic experience in front of a great crowd and face good opposition. I’m encouraged by the way we got started and look forward to our next game against Russia.”

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Demetri McCamey is Really Developing into Something now!

By Paul M. Banks

Demetri McCamey’s huge night (27 points, 7 assists, 11-17 FG, 3-4 from 3pt) led the way for the Illini’s uber-impressive 63-56 win at #13 Wisconsin. It’s yet another example of the huge strides he’s made this year.

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NBA Draft Stock Report 2-9-10

By: David Kay

Every week The Sports Bank’s resident NBA Draft and college basketball nerd, David Kay takes a look at whose draft stock is on the rise and whose is falling.  This week, David finds a new college basketball man-crush.

Click here for David’s 2010 NBA Mock Draft or here for his 2011 Mock Draft.

For player scouting reports, click here.
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NFL Mock Draft 2nd Round 2-9

2010 NBA Mock Draft-First Round (1-29-10)

By: David Kay

Team needs have not been taken into account with this mock draft.  Click on the players’ name for a complete scouting report.

1. New Jersey- John Wall, PG, Kentucky, 6-4, Fr.
Wall has been as good as advertised for the ‘Cats.  He is beyond gifted and so quick with the ball in his hands whether it’s creating on the drive for other teammates or finishing at the rim himself.  His outside shot does need some work though.
Think: Derrick Rose

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2010 NBA Mock Draft-Second Round (1-29-10)

By: David Kay

Team needs have not been taken into account with this mock draft.  Click on the players’ name for a complete scouting report.

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NBA Draft Stock Report 1-7

By: David Kay

Every week The Sports Bank’s resident NBA Draft and college basketball nerd, David Kay takes a look at whose draft stock is on the rise and whose is falling.

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