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American sports are designed to be cyclical — losing teams get higher draft picks, giving them access to the most talented players who can help turn franchises around. Teams that maximize...
Grant Suneson
Sports are often an escape from the difficulties of everyday life, but the COVID-19 pandemic has forced three of America’s largest sports leagues to postpone some of their games — and at...
Grant Suneson
Typically, pro sports teams that spend more money on players are more successful. In recent years, American sports leagues have instituted financial restrictions on teams to keep a more level playing...
Grant Suneson
Every pro sports team starts the season with the goal of making the playoffs. For some teams, this is a rare occurrence. For others, it is expected. Certain franchises have the coaching, money, and...
Grant Suneson
Since 2015, three different NFL franchises — the Rams, Chargers, and Raiders — have moved to a new city. Though it has become rarer in recent years, this is not an uncommon occurrence....
John Harrington, Grant Suneson
Since 2015, three different NFL franchises — the Rams, Chargers, and Raiders — have moved to a new city. Though it has become rarer in recent years, this is not an uncommon occurrence....
John Harrington, Grant Suneson
Being a professional athlete is fleeting. The average NFL career length is just 3.5 years. The average player lasts 5.6 years in the MLB, 5.5 years in the NHL, and 4.8 years in the NBA. Superstars...
Grant Suneson, John Harrington
In pro sports, the franchise picking first in a draft is almost always one of the worst in the league, in dire need of a superstar to turn the team around. Expectations are always sky high for top...
Grant Suneson
Every sports fan knows about the most impressive records in history: Wilt Chamberlain’s 100-point game, Barry Bonds’ 762 home runs, or the 1972 Miami Dolphins winning all 17 of their games to...
Grant Suneson
In sports, it is inevitable that all that competitiveness will, sometimes, boil over, resulting in violent altercations. Usually, this behavior stays relatively tame — some pushing and shoving,...
Grant Suneson
There’s an old adage in sports that goes: “if you’re not cheating, you’re not trying.” Throughout the history of American professional sports, there have been quite a few players and teams...
Grant Suneson
No matter how disappointing your team’s most recent season was, there is always hope that they can turn it around in the draft. Franchises have the opportunity to select young, talented players who...
Grant Suneson
There are many advantages to being a professional athlete, such as notoriety and the thrill of competing at the highest level. But for many, the best part is the money. Athletes in pro leagues around...
Grant Suneson, Michael B. Sauter, Samuel Stebbins
Professional athletes are the ultimate competitors, doing everything they can to win. When hyper-competitive people are going up against each other night after night, they can get under each others...
Grant Suneson
Pitcher Gerrit Cole signed a jaw-dropping contract in November 2019 with the New York Yankees for $324 million for nine years. The $36 million per year average annual value of the contract is the...
Grant Suneson