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Spring Training Update

28 March, 2017

Spring Training Update finds the MLB teams less than one week from the regular season.  The first games of the 2017 season begin on April 2nd with the following matchups: Yankees vs Rays Giants vs D-Backs Cubs vs Cardinals The following day, April 3rd, will find the remainder of the teams in action: Marlins vs Nationals Braves vs Mets Pirates vs Red Sox Rockies vs Brewers Blue Jays vs Orioles Tigers vs White Sox Royals vs Twins Phillies vs Reds Padres [...]

2017 NFL Draft

21 March, 2017

The 2017 NFL Draft is right around the corner, April 27-29, and we are here to give you a quick summary of what to expect. This will be the 82nd annual Draft for the National Football League, and this year it is being held in the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the first time the draft has been held in the City of Brotherly Love since 1961.  Interestingly, this will be the first time an entire NFL Draft is held outside as this year’s festivities will be announced from a portable theater built [...]

The Top Ten Hot U.S. Real Estate Markets

14 March, 2017

The Top Ten Hot U.S. Real Estate Markets are hot because of one overriding truth in the real estate business today:  supply has never been so low in the U.S. market.  Even during the traditionally slow months of January and February, demand is up simply because there is an increasing scarcity of homes for sale. And if that is true now, as winter comes to an end, what will it mean as spring and summer approach, the traditionally hot times in the real estate world? Toss in the fact that bu [...]

Minor League Baseball

07 March, 2017

Minor League Baseball is somewhat unique in the world of professional sports.  Some would argue that college sports serve the same purpose for basketball and football, but in a truly organized hierarchy, minor league baseball stands alone. The purpose of the minor league system, of course, is player development and to prepare players for the major leagues.  Most of the minor league teams are independent businesses, something many people do not realize.  Minor league teams sign a letter of [...]

NBA Trade Deadline Winners and Losers

28 February, 2017

The NBA Trade Deadline has come and gone, and teams are now left to make it all work, and fans are left to debate the trades and their value.  Make no mistake about it, trades are always a crapshoot during the best of times.  Will a newly acquired player mesh with the core you currently have? Will the loss of a player ruin the atmosphere of a team, or ruin the cohesiveness of that team? And what about down the road?  Is a trade now good for a team three years from now? These are things tea [...]

The DeMarcus Cousins Trade Analysis

21 February, 2017

The DeMarcus Cousins trade beat the NBA trade deadline, set for February 23rd at 3:00 p.m. E.T., and in the process shook up the NBA.  Heads are shaking as analysts try to understand what in the world the Kings were thinking in making this trade immediately after the end of the NBA All-Star Game. Let’s take a look at this trade and try to understand it better. New Orleans received DeMarcus Cousins, arguably the best big man in the NBA, and forward Omri Casspi.  The Kings received Buddy [...]

MLB Roster Rules

14 February, 2017

MLB roster rules are not as complicated as they appear to the baseball novice.  All this talk about 25-man rosters and 40-man rosters may seem confusing, but in reality this is pretty basic stuff. Baseball is, indeed, here.  In Arizona and Florida, pitchers and catchers have arrived in camp, and starting tomorrow, for most teams, the pitchers and catchers will begin their workouts in Spring Training 2017, all with their sights on April and the beginning of the 2017 MLB season. So, what i [...]

NFL Season Never Ends

07 February, 2017

The NFL season never ends.  You can take that statement to the bank. Yes, the Super Bowl has ended, and we say congratulations to the New England Patriots, but that in no way means the NFL shuts down and takes a break.  To illustrate that point, take a look at a few of the important dates coming up in the NFL schedule. February 6th . . . the Waiver System begins. February 11th NFL Regional Combines begin February 15th . . . 1st day to designation Franchise Players February 18th [...]

A Relocation Expense Checklist

31 January, 2017

A relocation expense checklist will not only help you when it comes time to computing your taxes, but it will also help you prepare for unseen expenses when your next relocation occurs.  Athlete relocation hidden costs must be known for maximum future benefits. Whether your next relocation is across town or across the country, there are certain expenses which cannot be avoided, and goodness gracious, they can be expensive.  Even the simplest of relocations, from one side of a city to the ot [...]

2017 MLB Spring Training Information

24 January, 2017

2017 MLB Spring Training Information is right here, all in one place, all the answers you need, so let’s get started. The first team to report to the 2017 spring training facilities is the Arizona D-Backs on February 13th.  All other teams follow suit on the 14th or 15th.  Pitchers and catchers report on the 13th, and their first workout is also on the 13th.  Full squads report on the 16th for the Diamondbacks and all other clubs on the 17th or 18th, and the first full squad workout will [...]