RETRO Raw Recap (9/9/1996): Sincerely Awful

May 11, 2017By Patrick Moran

For no particular rhyme or reason other than being fun for me to do and hopefully you to read, I’ve decided to occasionally recap old WWE Monday Night Raw shows (Smackdown will be a future project). At least for me, it’s cool to recreate many Monday nights I evidently didn’t recall as easily as I … Read More

Old School WWF: Brawler vs Rooster

May 11, 2017By Patrick Moran

Good morning and happy Thursday, WWE Universe.  Let’s watch The Brooklyn Brawler, accompanied by manager Bobby Heenan wrestle (and job to) The Red Rooster in 1989.  It’s odd to see Heenan, one of the greatest managers of all-time bin the corner of Lombardi, the ultimate jobber.  As an aside, does anyone remember Ronnie Garvin as … Read More

MoranAlytics Take: Beane Named Bills GM

May 10, 2017By Patrick Moran

What was pretty much expected became official on Tuesday when the Buffalo Bills announced the hiring of Brandon Beane as the team’s 13th general manager. He’ll be introduced by the team at a news conference Friday morning. Beane, 40, had spent the past 19 years with the Carolina Panthers, including the past six with new … Read More

Old School WWF: Jericho Debuts

May 10, 2017By Patrick Moran

Good morning and happy Wednesday WWE Universe.  Let’s watch Chris Jericho make his WWF debut on August 9, 1999 when he interrupted the Rock. It’s hard to believe Jericho has been performing at such an incredibly high level at WWE for (on and off) nearly 18 years.  Far and away he became WWE’s most significant … Read More

MoranAlytics Take: Sabres Playing New Years Day

May 9, 2017By Patrick Moran

10 years ago the Buffalo Sabres hosted the Pittsburgh Penguins in a New Year’s Day outdoor game at (then) Ralph Wilson Stadium.  Exactly one decade later the Sabres will return outdoors again. The NHL announced Tuesday the Sabres will face the New York Rangers in an outdoor game next January 1, 2018 at Citi Field, … Read More

Old School WWF: Roberts Promo on Steamboat

May 9, 2017By Patrick Moran

Good morning and happy Tuesday, WWE Universe.  Let’s watch Jake Roberts cut a promo on Ricky “The Dragon” Steamboat in advance of their match at the Boston Gardens in 1986.  Roberts, at least according to him was on an 86-match winning streak at the time.

Five Unheralded Yanks Dominating Fantasy Baseball

May 8, 2017By Patrick Moran

If you drafted any of these Yankees and/or snagged them off the waiver wire early in the season, odds are you’re probably doing very well in your fantasy baseball league. The following five Yanks entered the season with precious little fantasy fanfare (except for arguably Judge), yet have been explosive over the first month of … Read More