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Name: The Sports Bank.net
Description: Chicago Based Sports Blog written and run by people who work in the field
URL: http://www.thesportsbank.net
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Related Team(s): White Sox, Twins, Cubs, Brewers, Bears, Packers, Vikings, Bulls, Bucks, Timberwolves, Jazz, Blackhawks, Wild
Related Sports(s): Baseball, Football, Basketball, Hockey, Ncaa Basketball, Ncaa Football
Date Added: 2009-01-24 07:09:30
  
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Alexis Sanchez Offered Massive Contract to Play in China

When the CIES Football Observatory released their study of individual player values on the global transfer market in January, Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez was rated the tenth most valuable player in the entire world and fifth in all of England...


Liverpool “Very Close” to League Title Says Brendan Rodgers

Liverpool FC are currently getting the third best Premier League title odds of any team. Their last former manager, Brendan Rodgers, believes that the Reds are on the cusp of a championship too. Rodgers was replaced by Jurgen Klopp in October 201...


Charles Woodson Next “A Football Life,” Raiders, Michigan, Packers Fans Rejoice

We poked a lot of fun at NFL icon Charles Woodson in the preseason when he picked the Oakland Raiders to win the Super Bowl, and Khalil Mack to win the MVP back in the preseason. His picks look more astute and insightful now don’t they? It ...


Phil Jackson Opens Up on Past Marijuana Use, NBA Weed Culture

Phil Jackson smoked marijuana? NO WAY! And it wasn’t medicinal, and instead recreational? YOU DON’T SAY! The Zen master is totally chill and relaxed, so it makes sense that he smoked the good weed, I mean just look at the featured ima...


Eric Bailly Returns to Action; Cracks Man United First Team

The Manchester United Europa League tie against FC Zorya will go on as planned, despite all of the factors that stood in the way. Ukraine is currently a war torn region and Zorya is playing this “home” match 600 miles west of their ac...


Ashley Young Claims He’s in Man United’s “Cool Crowd”

Very versatile Manchester United player Ashley Young, shown above attending a game in the stands and thus astonishing a fan, says that he is part of the Red Devils in crowd. He’s in the Old Trafford “cool crowd,” he says. In th...


Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s Book is Teammate’s Airline Reading Material

Traveling somewhere this week? Or maybe later this holiday season? Do you have your reading material for the airplane/train/bus ready? Now imagine your book is the autobiography of your co-worker, who’s on the same company flight with you. ...


Charles Woodson Next “A Football Life,” Raiders, Michigan, Packers Fans

We poked a lot of fun at NFL icon Charles Woodson in the preseason when he picked the Oakland Raiders to win the Super Bowl, and Khalil Mack to win the MVP back in the preseason. His picks look more astute and insightful now don’t they? It ...


Phil Jackson Discusses His Past Recreational Marijuana Use

Phil Jackson smoked marijuana? NO WAY! And it wasn’t medicinal, and instead recreational? YOU DON’T SAY! The Zen master is totally chill and relaxed, so it makes sense that he smoked the good weed, I mean just look at the featured ima...


Northwestern Football: Austin Carr vs Other Biletnikoff Finalists

Northwestern football player and graduate student Austin Carr is up for two national season awards. He’s a finalist for the Burlsworth Trophy, which honors the nation’s greatest former walk-on. Much more importantly, the B1G’s ...


Ashley Young Says He’s Part of the Man United “Cool Crowd”

Very versatile Manchester United player Ashley Young, shown above attending a game in the stands and thus astonishing a fan, says that he is part of the Red Devils in crowd. He’s in the Old Trafford “cool crowd,” he says. In th...


Zlatan Ibrahimovic Book is United Teammate’s Reading Material

Traveling somewhere this week? Or maybe later this holiday season? Do you have your reading material for the airplane/train/bus ready? Now imagine your book is the autobiography of your co-worker, who’s on the same company flight with you. ...


Inevitable Aroldis Chapman Deal Domino Falls After Jorge Soler Trade

All the dominoes are falling in the Chicago Cubs hot stove, but there will still likely be more to come yet. It’s also having ripple effects on the south side of town, as the White Sox have been extremely active. You knew the Jon Jay signin...


Fellaini, Depay, Schneiderlin All Drawing January Loan Move Interest

The last remaining advocates of Marouane Fellaini within the Manchester United fan base likely jumped ship on Sunday. I can’t imagine there are too many hold outs left, but what happened this past weekend will no doubt force the last dea...


Jose Mourinho Rips Icy, Frozen Pitch Conditions in Europa League

Manchester United travel to war torn Ukraine to take on FC Zorya, with the home team moving the match over serious security issues. However, the sociopolitical climate isn’t the only kind of climate having adverse effects on this tie. Headi...


Mkhitaryan, Mourinho Press Conferences Previewing Zorya (Full Video)

Manchester United have an away tie in the Europa League against Ukrainian opponents Zorya Luhansk Thursday night. It’s a very meaningful match for the Red Devils, but the European implications are overshadowed by the horrible conditions of...


MUFC Unavailable List: Smalling, Shaw, Carrick, Valencia and More

Manchester United have revealed their travel roster for their UEFA Europa League tie at FC Zorya, and a lot of notable names were left out. The still injured defender duo of Chris Smalling and Luke Shaw will not be available, as expected. However...


Has the Third Man United Kit for 2017-18 Been Leaked?

As you’ll recall, Manchester United are holding a contest to determine an alternate kit for next season. Yes, fans have the opportunity to influence Adidas when it comes to the third kit in 2017-18, and here’s a link to the design tha...


Titans, Browns Will Participate in ‘My Cause My Cleats’

The ‘My Cause My Cleats’ weekend provides a unique opportunity for teams to make a statement about the causes they care about. It transcends wins and losses, and is much bigger than the NFL picks, the spreads, the lines, the over/unders, or a...


Mkhitaryan, Mourinho Preview Press Conferences vs Zorya (Videos)

Manchester United have an away tie in the Europa League against Ukrainian opponents Zorya Luhansk Thursday night. It’s a very meaningful match for the Red Devils, but the European implications are overshadowed by the horrible conditions of...


Fellaini, Depay, Schneiderlin Could All Be Leaving United in January

The last remaining advocates of Marouane Fellaini within the Manchester United fan base likely jumped ship on Sunday. I can’t imagine there are too many hold outs left, but what happened this past weekend will no doubt force the last dea...


Jose Mourinho Rips UEFA over Icy Frozen Pitch in Europa Match

Manchester United travel to war torn Ukraine to take on FC Zorya, with the home team moving the match over serious security issues. However, the sociopolitical climate isn’t the only kind of climate having adverse effects on this tie. Headi...


Predicted Man United Starting XI vs FC Zorya

Manchester United will head to the war torn region of Ukraine for Thursday night’s Europa League clash against FC Zorya Luhansk. This is their last chance to advance in Europe’s consolation bracket, and as we detailed here, maybe their best ...


Man United Starting XI Prediction vs Zorya Luhansk (Europa League)

Manchester United will head to the war torn region of Ukraine for Thursday night’s Europa League clash against FC Zorya Luhansk. This is their last chance  to advance in Europe’s consolation bracket, and as we detailed here, maybe their bes...


MUFC Unavailables vs Zorya: Smalling, Shaw, Carrick, Valencia and More

Manchester United have revealed their travel roster for their UEFA Europa League tie at FC Zorya, and a lot of notable names were left out. The still injured defender duo of Chris Smalling and Luke Shaw will not be available, as expected. However...


Is this the Man United Third Kit for 2017-18?

As you’ll recall, Manchester United are holding a contest to determine an alternate kit for next season. Yes, fans have the opportunity to influence Adidas when it comes to the third kit in 2017-18, and here’s a link to the design tha...


West Ham Reportedly Interested in Marouane Fellaini Loan Deal

The last remaining advocates of Marouane Fellaini within the Manchester United fan base likely jumped ship on Sunday. I can’t imagine there are too many hold outs left, but what happened this past weekend will no doubt force the last dea...


REVIEW: Catholics vs Convicts a Compelling Amalgam of Previous 30 for 30s

The next ESPN Films 30 for 30, “ Catholics vs Convicts ”, premieres 9 p.m. ET Saturday on ESPN, directly after the Heisman Trophy presentation. The timing of this debut is understandable, as it nicely helps fill the gap on the one specifi...


Marouane Fellaini Could be Loaned to West Ham in January

The last remaining advocates of Marouane Fellaini within the Manchester United fan base likely jumped ship on Sunday. I can’t imagine there are too many hold outs left, but what happened this past weekend will no doubt force the last dea...


Is This a New Man United Kit for 2017-18?

As you’ll recall, Manchester United are holding a contest to determine an alternate kit for next season. Yes, fans have the opportunity to influence Adidas when it comes to the third kit in 2017-18, and here’s a link to the design tha...


Jose Mourinho is Not on the Hot Seat at United, Claim Reports

While Manchester United Manager Jose Mourinho made a lot of great points during his postgame media opportunities Sunday, results are still results. While Mourinho’s rhetoric relating to the style versus substance debate has a lot of merit, ...


Henrikh Mkhitaryan Says Blame Him, not Jose Mourinho for Slow Start

When Manchester United routed West Ham United last week 4-1, ousting the Hammers from the EFL Cup, it was kind of an arrival for attacking midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan. The previous Sunday, United played to a 1-1 draw against the very same tea...


Jurgen Klopp Took Liverpool to Barcelona for Training, Watch UCL

Jurgen Klopp is took his Liverpool team to train in Barcelona, and then watch the club’s UEFA Champions League clash against Borussia Monchengladbach. This according to ESPN FC, who write: The source added that Klopp’s players had a r...


Chelsea News: Rogawski, Conte, Current Title Odds, Fabregas

Here are some of the latest and most compelling Chelsea FC stories circulating in the Twitterverse, blogosphere, cyberspace and media world. -The Blues are currently riding an eight wins in eight game streak, running up a goal differential of +...


2017 NFL mock draft 12-7-16

In our 2017 NFL mock draft, we based the order on the actual current order as of Monday morning November 28th, with some good help from our friends at NFL Trade Rumors. Team needs were sometimes, but not always taken into account, as team needs...


Henrikh Mkhitaryan: Blame Me, not Mourinho for Slow Start

When Manchester United routed West Ham United last week 4-1, ousting the Hammers from the EFL Cup, it was kind of an arrival for attacking midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan. The previous Sunday, United played to a 1-1 draw against the very same tea...


Reports: Jose Mourinho Not on Hot Seat at Man United

While Manchester United Manager Jose Mourinho made a lot of great points during his postgame media opportunities Sunday, results are still results. While Mourinho’s rhetoric relating to the style versus substance debate has a lot of merit, ...


Chelsea FC News: Conte, Updated Title Odds, Rogawski, Fabregas

Here are some of the latest and most compelling Chelsea FC stories circulating in the Twitterverse, blogosphere, cyberspace and media world. -The Blues are currently riding an eight wins in eight game streak, running up a goal differential of +...


Jurgen Klopp Took Liverpool to Train in Barcelona, Watch UCL Match

Jurgen Klopp is took his Liverpool team to train in Barcelona, and then watch the club’s UEFA Champions League clash against Borussia Monchengladbach. This according to ESPN FC, who write: The source added that Klopp’s players had a r...


Chelsea FC Continue Emerging as Strongest League Title Candidate

Chelsea FC are on fire right now. The Blues are currently riding an eight wins in eight game streak, running up a goal differential of +20 in that span. As of right now, it’s looking like the kind of season that dreams are made of. They...


Emily Rogawski: Chelsea Supporter Attends United-Everton; Wins the Internet

Emily Rogawski, that’s Emily Rogawski, not actress/model/A-lister Emily Ratajkowski, won the world football internet this weekend. She’s an American student from New York City who moved to England, and she’s a huge fan of Chelse...


Derek Carr, Khalil Mack and the Oakland Raiders Have Arrived

Those who went out on a limb this preseason and said Derek Carr and the Oakland Raiders would be dominant this year have looked like sooth sayers. They have seen those prognostications realized. We Actually kind of saw this coming last preseason...


Penn State Football, Now is the Time to Do the Right Thing

They say that character is what you do when nobody is watching. I totally agree. I also know that your brand is defined by what you do when everybody is watching. Congratulations Penn State football, you have arrived once again, back at the top o...


Chelsea FC Continue to Get Stronger Title Odds

Chelsea FC are on fire right now. The Blues are currently riding an eight wins in eight game streak, running up a goal differential of +20 in that span. As of right now, it’s looking like the kind of season that dreams are made of. They...


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