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Iverson out for season, hopefully forever

The most selfish player to ever play in the NBA, Allen Iverson, is out for the remainder of the season for the Detroit Pistons with a so-called 'hurt back.' Earlier this week, Iverson whined about coming off...
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Boldin wants out of Arizona

Arizona Cardinals stud wide receiver Anquan Boldin is still not happy with the relationship, or non-relationship, he has with his employer. If you remember back in August, 2008, Q (what his teammates like to...
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Perry’s Top 10 NBA players

I need to make a few changes from last year's Top ten players in the NBA. 10. Dirk Nowitzki: Dirk beats out Danny Granger because he's been performing at a high level for more seasons. And also because he...
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Perry’s Wild Card predictions

Arizona Cardinals (+2.5) over Atlanta Falcons Yes, Arizona has a horrific defense and they lost four out of their last six games. They look terrible and Kurt Warner is fifty-six years old. There's probably t...
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$0.25 seats at new Yankee Stadium

In an attempt to try to collect money to help pay for CC Sabathia's and Mark Teixeira's salaries, the New York Yankees are going to offer $0.25 bleacher seats on April 3rd and 4th against the Chicago Cubs. Gra...
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Jets’ Ellis arrested for weed

The day after the NY Jets lost to the Denver Broncos 34-17, Jets DE Shaun Ellis decided it would be a good idea to get pulled over for speeding while possessing a green, leafy substance that tends to make peopl...
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Editorial: ESPN and BCS agree to deal

As reported on ESPN, "ESPN and the BCS announced the deal on Tuesday. It includes exclusive television, radio, digital, international and marketing rights for the Fiesta, Orange and Sugar Bowls from 2011-2014 a...
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2008 World Series ratings

What do you get when a small-market team plays the Philadelphia Phillies in October? You guessed it, the worst-rated, least-watched World Series of all-time. In the past ten years, the five best-rated World ...
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What happened Wednesday night?

Philadelphia was ready to celebrate their first championship in 25 years on Monday night. The table was set with their ace on the mound and a 3-1 series lead. Then the winds and rains came, suspending not only...
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Perry’s Week 5 NFL picks

Indianapolis Colts (-3) over Houston Texans The Colts haven't won a game yet at Lucas Oil Stadium (0-2). I know they aren't playing there this week, but I want to talk about their new home; specifically, wh...
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Perry’s Power 12

1 New York Giants: The New York Giants cruised passed the bye to remain 3-0 atop the NFC East. Putting them number one is a simple math equation. The NFC East is the best division in football (arguably, but c'm...
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Perry’s Power 12

1 Dallas Cowboys: Still the team to beat. In back-to-back weeks the Cowboys beat the Philadelphia Eagles and the Green Bay Packers, arguably two of the best teams in the NFC. Dallas' first round pick (22nd ...
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Week 2: Perry’s Power 12

1 Dallas Cowboys: Despite what Randy Moss says, the Cowboys are the team to beat. They are the favorites to win the Super Bowl. They have all the pieces, tons of weapons and they will only get better. I ha...
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Perry’s Week Two Picks

Buffalo Bills (+5.5) over Jacksonville Jaguars I'm running with the Bills this year and I like their front seven against a depleted Jaguar offensive line. Buffalo's defensive line tallied four sacks last we...
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Perry’s Power 12

Alright, after watching as many games as I could over the weekend and yesterday it's time for me to list the top 12 teams in the league based on their performances during Week One. This will be a weekly featur...
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Pierce handcuffed in Vegas

This past Sunday around 3am in Las Vegas, Nevada, Boston Celtics forward Paul Pierce was pulled over for "erratic driving (illegal lane change)." Pierce passed the field sobriety test and a Breathalyzer determi...
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Report: Brand to sign with 76ers

ESPN is reporting, "NBA front-office sources told ESPN.com on Tuesday that Brand has informed the Sixers that he will accept a five-year deal worth an estimated $82 million." Brand and the Sixers do indeed h...
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Eskin: “Sixers very close”

610 WIP afternoon radio host Howard Eskin has stated on his show that the 76ers are very close in making Elton Brand part of their roster. Eskin also stated that it could be a sign-and-trade. In this day and...
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Perry’s NBA mock draft

I will be constantly updating this and you can keep checking in for my latest version here. I also have all good intentions to live blog the NBA Draft tomorrow starting at 7 p.m. should I not pass out on Early Times whiskey first. Actually, the only reason it wouldn't happen is if I have technical difficulties. In the live blog, I will dish out my thoughts on the picks and make sure I put in writing every ridiculous thing that comes out of the mouths of Mark Jackson and Jeff Van Gundy. So here's Blast's live draft: