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  • Potential Landing Spots for Chris Paul and Dwight Howard as Transaction Period Nears
    Posted December 6th, 2011 at 6:15 pm 30 Comments
    The two big names in the NBA likely to get moved in the coming days are Hornets' point guard Chris Paul and Magic center Dwight Howard. Free agency and the trade market appears still on schedule to open Friday and it may not take long to see one, or both, on the move to new cities. The teams rumored to be most involved in talks at this stage for Paul are the Clippers, Warriors, and Celtics - the Rockets and Mavericks could also be in the running. Despite Paul's request to go to the Knicks...
  • NBA Lockout Could Be Coming to an End
    Posted November 26th, 2011 at 12:50 am 40 Comments
    Breaking news came down in the early hours of Saturday as the owners and players have reportedly reached a tentative agreement on a deal to end the NBA lockout. Nothing is official yet but once the complete deal is written up it will still take a few days for it to be presented to a vote on both sides. If the majority approve that would then bring about a period for free agency and other matters before the planned 66 game season would begin on Christmas. Obviously 2K Sports would be catch...
  • NBA Lockout Heads to Courts – Potential of a Season Bleaker Than Ever
    Posted November 14th, 2011 at 11:30 am 18 Comments
    Today the NBPA announced they have rejected the NBA's final labor offer and have filed a notice of disclaimer. The Player's Association is disbanding, avoiding the decertification process which would have taken 45 days, and the players now become a trade organization. That allows for anti-trust action to be taken immediately as things will now move to the courts and be handled by lawyers with no further collective bargaining. The court process will be a lengthy one - many analysts have op...
  • Following Week Seven – What Team is Now the Favorite for Andrew Luck?
    Posted October 26th, 2011 at 3:15 pm 20 Comments
    After week two of the season the Chiefs, Colts, and Seahawks were thought to be in the lead in the Andrew Luck sweepstakes. Quite a lot has changed since then with the exception of the Colts who remain winless. Now the Rams, Dolphins, and possibly Vikings and Cardinals have entered the picture while the Chiefs and Seahawks showed enough to play themselves out of it. Obviously the three teams who have yet to win are the front-runners here. The Colts and Dolphins have actually had a few gam...
  • New Jerseys Leaked Through NBA 2K12
    Posted October 12th, 2011 at 9:15 am 14 Comments
    Whether the NBA season returns this year, next year, or at some other undetermined point in the future there will be a number of new alternate and ABA throwback uniforms debuting. Thanks to NLSC (via Uni Watch) the new designs that were set to appear this year were discovered. These were cracked - they will be/would have been made available with a code to unlock them at a later date. Included in the bunch are alternates for the Heat, Kings, Raptors, Clippers, Grizzlies, Bobcats, Sixers, a...
  • What NFL Team is the Favorite Right Now for Andrew Luck?
    Posted September 21st, 2011 at 4:15 pm 49 Comments
    Week two of the NFL season is in the books and already a few teams look like they are destined to be in the running for the top spot in the draft and with it the right to nab Stanford QB Andrew Luck. This will be something evaluated several times throughout the year as developments occur - as shown by Cam Newton even a rookie QB can make a huge impact and change the fortunes of a franchise. The Colts having lost Peyton Manning sets them up to potentially have the worst record in the leagu...
  • Madden 12 Introduces Fantasy Football Integration
    Posted August 24th, 2011 at 4:20 pm 50 Comments
    Madden NFL 12 has partnered up with the league to integrate their fantasy football service into the video game. EA Sports will also be providing projections for the fantasy site based on internal simulations. By linking a fantasy league in Madden NFL 12 EA will be providing 3000 coins (value of $1) that can be used in Madden Ultimate Team mode or for online scouting.'s Fantasy Football can be accessed from within the Xbox Live section of the Madden 12 menu. After signing in with t...
  • NFL Transaction Winners and Losers for Madden NFL 12: v3.0
    Posted August 8th, 2011 at 11:00 am 113 Comments
    It has now been nearly two weeks since the new NFL year opened allowing for signing of free agents, trades, and cuts. As the transactions settle down - with final roster cuts following the preseason likely to account for the next big wave of movement - the picture of which teams came out on top and which are worse off for Madden NFL 12 has become clearer. After analyzing the moves here are the top four 'winners' and 'losers' accompanied by five teams also worthy of recognition be that positi...