Preds Playoff Thoughts: First Round

The best case scenario for the Nashville Predators in a series against the Chicago Blackhawks was a six or seven game series win. The realistic expectation was a six or seven game series loss. The expectation from many in the media was a five or six game series loss. The expectation from many Chicago fans…

The Top 10 Worst NBA Contracts

We are smack dab in the middle of the NBA playoffs, but that doesn’t mean we can’t talk about the upcoming NBA free agency period does it? OF COURSE WE CAN! With free agency coming up in a few months, I decided to take a look back at the 10 worst NBA contracts. Consider this…

2017 NBA Playoff Predictions

The NBA playoffs are upon us and even though it seems like most sports fans don’t really care that much (that’s what happens when everyone assumes it’s going to be Golden State vs. Cleveland in the Finals again), it’s still an exciting time to be an NBA fan. Why exactly? Because you honestly never know…

THE USB NHL Postseason Preview

We have reached the best part of every NHL regular season…the end. Postseason hockey is where it’s at. No loser points, no shootouts, no three on three, no surrender. It’s win four or go home. It’s the time of year where you’re up at 2 AM because it’s the third overtime and you’re not going…

Let’s Re-Do The 2016 NFL Draft

What if NFL teams could have a re-do of the 2016 NFL Draft? Would they pick the exact same player they selected after a years worth of having an up close look at the guy? While NFL teams don’t have the power to turn back time…..I do. This is THE USB’S RE-DO of the 2016…

Cook’s NBA MVP Take

Basketball is a very individualistic sport. Sure, there are teams, and with the NBA season winding down people are wondering how seeding will shake out for the Playoffs. But far more people are talking about who will win the Most Valuable Player award. It’s like this every year, but it feels even moreso this season…