Articles by Greg Price
- Teixeira Hones Game Plan For Jones Title Bout
April 24 2014 4:26 PM
In interviews leading up to the mega-bout, Glover Teixeira (22-2, 5-0 UFC) has praised Jon Jones (19-1, 13-1 UFC) for his skills as well as his three-year title run but also expressed his desire to improve his own game while exploiting weaknesses in Jones’s.
- Clips, Warriors Tip At Raucous Oracle Arena
April 24 2014 2:49 PM
The two squads will tip-off Game Three on Thursday night in Oakland, with both hoping to break their 1-1 first-round tie with a victory.
- Morneau Comeback Huge For Fantasy Owners
April 24 2014 12:48 PM
Justin Morneau earned four straight AL All-Star team berths with Minnesota, but his downward spiral began midway through the 2010 season when he suffered a head injury sliding into second base. It was later ruled a concussion and Morneau sat out the rest of the season. In 2011 he sustained another concussion and only appeared in 69 games. Over the next two years Morneau never hit better than .267 and he totaled 212 strikeouts.
- PSU Alumni Planning New Paterno Statue
April 24 2014 10:58 AM
Joe Paterno’s original bronze statue depicted the coach running out of a tunnel with his players in tow, but it was removed from outside Beaver Stadium in July 2012.
- Vicar's In Trouble, Dance With Fate Churchill Contenders
April 23 2014 5:19 PM
This year the Kentucky Derby instituted a points system for those hoping to race for the $1.4 million purse at Churchill Downs on Saturday, May 3.
- Bruins, Sharks Favored Cup Matchup
April 23 2014 3:17 PM
Boston entered the postseason as a top contender to come out of the East.
- Wiggins Projected No. 1 Pick
April 23 2014 1:32 PM
The Bucks, who owned the worst record in the league at 15-67 this season and have missed the playoffs six of the last eight years, have a 25 percent chance of landing the top overall pick for June 26 th’s NBA Draft.
- Los Blancos Shuffling For Suarez Bid
April 23 2014 10:45 AM
Florentino Perez and Real Madrid are also preparing contingencies should a deal for Luis Suarez fall flat, and the plans still involve teaming Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo with a top flight striker.
- Boston Preps For 118th Marathon
April 20 2014 12:10 PM
Responsible for three deaths and more than 260 injuries, the twin bomb attack that led to one of the biggest manhunts in U.S. history will still linger over the race, as a larger police presence is expected along the 26.2 mile route.
- Reds Plotting Several Moves
April 20 2014 10:32 AM
The Premier League should be worried by Brendan Rodgers side’s intent to solidify its roster and build a juggernaut capable of dominating both England and Champions League in the near future.
- Wenger Seeks New Backline
April 20 2014 8:45 AM
The Gunners have had their share of struggles this season, but with four Premier League matches remaining, as well as the FA Cup final next month against Hull City, Wenger has plenty of opportunities to keep his squad in contention for this season and beyond.
- Raptors GM Curses Nets
April 19 2014 2:28 PM
Raptors GM Masai Ujiri addressed thousands of fans on stage, and before heading into the game dropped an F-bomb directed at the Brooklyn Nets.
- United Prep For Summer Transfer Session
April 19 2014 1:42 PM
David Moyes and Manchester United are reportedly considering several options on the transfer market this summer, particularly along midfield and backline.
- Eriksen’s Free Kick Touch Lifts Hotspur
April 19 2014 11:11 AM
Hotspur are three points back of Everton and the win keeps Manchester United at bay for now. Fulham has now surrendered an EPL-worst 77 goals and are two-points behind Norwich City with three matches remaining to avoid relegation.
- Grizz, Thunder Renew Playoff Rivalry
April 19 2014 10:27 AM
Zach Randolph and Marc Gasol powered the Grizzlies surprising 4-1 series victory over the defending West champions last year, avenging OKC’s 4-3 take down in a thrilling series three years ago.
- Skidding Pacers Face No. 8 Hawks
April 18 2014 5:10 PM
Since March 1, the Pacers have gone 12-13 in their final 25 games yet still managed to keep the Eastern Conference’s top seed from defending champion Miami.
- Clips, Warriors Meet In Postseason
April 18 2014 3:36 PM
Golden State will try to contain Clippers star Blake Griffin.
- California Chrome Still Prohibitive Churchill Downs Favorite
April 18 2014 1:49 PM
Two would-be challengers to California Chrome have been ruled out due to injury, along with travel restrictions and age.
- Aikman 'Pulling' For Manziel
April 18 2014 11:18 AM
Credited for his excellent analysis during broadcasts and his overall knowledge of the game, to say nothing of his success on the field, very few endorsements ring more true than former Cowboys quarterback Troy Aikman’s.
- Rockets, Blazers Duel In 1st Round
April 17 2014 3:52 PM
The first round series is expected to be one of the more contentious this year, namely due to both squads tireless offenses and several superstar pairings.