Final Four Tale: #1 Wisconsin Vs. #1 Kentucky
The Final Four features very few surprises this season, with three number one seeds making it into the final weekend of the 2015 NCAA College Basketball Tournament.
Final Four Tale: #1 Duke Vs. #7 Michigan State
In 1999, Tom Izzo took the Michigan State Spartans to the Final Four for the first time on his watch, and they met Mike Krzyzewski and the Duke Blue Devils.
Elite Eight Tale: #1 Wisconsin Vs. #2 Arizona
It is rematch time. Last year, the Wisconsin Badgers and Arizona Wildcats met in the Elite Eight and Wisconsin walked away with a 64-63 overtime win.
Elite Eight Tale: #1 Kentucky Vs. #3 Notre Dame
Coming into the Sweet 16, West Virginia showed confidence that they could be the team that finally knocked off the Kentucky Wildcats.
Barry Zito’s 2006 Giants Contract Vs. His 2015 A’s Contract
In 2006, Barry Zito was the biggest free agent pitcher signing in MLB history. Eight Years later he’s trying out the team that originally drafted him, hoping for a chance to make a small fraction of his Giants contract. The veteran lefty says he’s playing now for the love of the game. A look at his pay cut will sure make you believe him. Check the numbers:
Tale Of The Tape: Willie Mays’ 1966 Contract Vs. Modern Baseball Salaries
On February 11th, 1966 Willie Mays signed a $130,000 contract with the Giants. At the time, it was the highest in the league. Now the league MINIMUM is $500,000. How would Mays, one of the league’s all time greats, be paid if he were a free agent today? Let’s measure up.