NCAA Tournament: Final Four Preview

The stage is set for two incredible games in the Final Four of the NCAA tournament. The four teams left standing are #1 Florida, #2 Wisconsin, #7 UConn, and #8 Kentucky. All of these teams have the potential to advance to the National Championship, but as we all know, only two of them will. Let’s thoroughly dissect each matchup and analyze each team’s chance of moving on to the championship game.

Scottie Wilbekin needs to have a big game if Florida is going to beat UConn.

#1 Florida vs. #7 UConn: Wow. What a matchup we have here. The Florida Gators, a team on a 30-game winning streak and a group of experienced seniors, going up against a red-hot UConn Huskies team with arguably one of the best performer’s of this year’s tournament, Shabazz Napier. This is sure to be the better of the two games in the Final …


2016 Phillies Predictions

The 2016 Phillies get their season underway this afternoon at 2 pm in Arlington with an Opening Day match-up against the Texas Rangers.  There hasn’t been optimism directed towards this Phillies team and many experts are predicting them to be one of baseball’s worst teams.  Does this aging core have anything left in the tank?  Here’s our staff predictions for the 2014 Phillies season.

DAVE BENNETT

BEST CASE SCENARIO:  The Phillies pull out 84 wins as every team in the NL East struggles all year long. The Phillies are old, but could put together some lucky runs and squeak into the playoffs as the last wild card spot. Utley, Howard, and Rollins (The League of Extraordinarly (old) Gentleman) put together some solid hitting numbers and carry this team above mediocrity. Honestly, the biggest reason why any of this can happen is the other divisional teams struggling more so than …