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JR Smith's Finals Goof is the Biggest in NBA History
Even if you tried to write the most chaotic script for the last minute of game one of the NBA Finals between the Cavs and Warriors on Thursday night, it would have been impossible to have come up with what actually transpired.  In what can only be described as one of the biggest blunders in NBA hist…
Golden Knights vs Caps Epic Stanley Cup Final Preview
The best stories in sports are the ones that none of us saw coming, which is why the 2018 Stanley Cup Final between the Las Vegas Golden Knights, who are playing in their inaugural season, and the Washington Capitals is bound to be a memorable battle for Lord Stanley's Cup, and could go down in…
Preakness Picks from the Iceman
The 143rd running of the Preakness Stakes is almost here as the second jewel of the Triple Crown is set to take place in Baltimore at Pimlico Race Course, on a potentially stormy, muggy day.  The prohibitive favorite and Kentucky Derby winner Justify is in prime position to win the race for two…
Raptors Fire Coach Dwane Casey in a Pathetic Move
The Toronto Raptors fired Dwane Casey, the most successful coach in team history on Friday, following a third consecutive loss in the playoffs to the Cavs; the past two coming in the second round via a sweep.  In a season where Casey was named the NBA coach of  the year, the Raptors won a …
The Cowboys Will be Dismal Without Witten and Dez
 
After 15 seasons in the NFL, future Hall of Famer Jason Witten did the most logical thing imaginable by announcing his retirement on Thursday to replace Jon Gruden in the MNF booth next season.  Not only will Witten double his NFL salary, but most importantly, he won't get hit any more and continue…
Dirrell Outduels Han in a Classic Slugfest
In one of the more memorable boxing matches that El Paso has ever wittiness, the 'Sun City Warrior,' Abie Han put his heart and soul into his super middleweight title elimination bout against former world champion Anthony Dirrell on Saturday evening...
Saquon Barkely Should be the Number One Overall Draft Pick
The Cleveland Browns, who without question have been the worst team in the NFL and arguably in all of professional sports for quite some time now, are in an intriguing situation for Thursday's NFL draft with the first and fourth picks.  As a matter of fact, what this team does with these f…
Nigel Hawkins Commits to UTEP
Rodney Terry and the Miners are on a roll in terms of recruiting as news broke late Monday night that three-star shooting guard Nigel Hawkins has committed to the program.  This is quite impressive that the Miners were able to land Hawkins considering that he had offers from Texas A&M, …
Cowboys Release WR Dez Bryant
Despite being the Cowboys leading receiver last season with 838 receiving yards and six touchdown receptions, the Dallas Cowboys have decided to part ways with Dez Bryant.   To say this move was necessary is quite the understatement considering the issues that Bryant has endured the past c…
UTEP Basketball Adds Three New Assistants to Staff
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UTEP Basketball Coach Rodney Terry Adds Three To Staff
UTEP Men’s Basketball Head Coach Rodney Terry announced three additions to his staff on Friday.  Brian Burton and Nick Matson have been named assistant coaches, and Mark Gisbertz has bee…
Conor McGregor's Outburst, Legitimate or a Shtick?
Following Conor McGregor's unprecedented attack on a bus leaving the Barclays Center on Thursday carrying several UFC fighters scheduled to partake in UFC 223, questions have risen, was this a legitimate attack, or a hoax?  McGregor was stripped of his lightweight title by UFC president Dana White, …
Darrel Chaney from Cincinnati's Big Red Machine on Crunchtime
Crunchtime features an exciting show on Saturday with three guests.  Joining us at 10:30 will be 600 ESPN El Paso intern Adrian Broaddas from the Final Four in San Antonio.  Broaddas will discuss the vibrant atmosphere in the Alamo City, preview the matchups and talk about the interviews t…
The Padres Beat the Chihuahuas 8-6 in a Classic Exhibition Game
On a crisp, cool evening in downtown El Paso, an energetic, enthusiastic crowd of 9,772 fans witnessed a memorable exhibition game between the San Diego Padres and their Triple A affiliate, the El Paso Chihuahuas.  The Padres put on a show as they utilized their best players, which included MLB All-…
UTEP Basketball Coach Rodney Terry Introductory Press Conference
UTEP introduced former Fresno State coach Rodney Terry as the 19th head coach in program history at the Foster Stevens Center on Wednesday afternoon.  Terry sustained tremulous success while at Fresno State by leading the Bulldogs to the 2016 Mountain West Conference Tournament title and three …
Chihuahuas Unveil New Food Items for 2018 Season
Going to The WestStar Bank Club to sample the new food items that will be offered for the 2018 season at El Paso Chihuahua's games was quite simply heaven on earth for the Iceman.  Some of the newest offerings include a variety of tortas, numerous new hot dogs, quesadillas, brisket nachos …
UTEP Athletic Director Jim Senter Visits Austin High School
UTEP Athletic Director Jim Senter came to Austin High school on Tuesday, spoke with numerous students, and offered inspirational advice.  Senter began by addressing the large crowd of high schoolers in Austin's basketball arena by discussing his instant love for El Paso, how the people are…
UTEP Destroys Southern Miss on Senior Night
Playing their final home game of their collegiate carrers, UTEP's seniors Omega Harris, Matt Wilms and Jake Flaggert went out in style with a dominant 73-44 win over Southern Miss on Saturday night.  Keith Frazier was to be honored too, but did not show for unknown reasons...
UTEP Suffers a Devastating Loss at ODU in Overtime
The old expression 'close counts in horseshoes and hand grenades' has never been more evident than it was in Norfolk, Va on Saturday afternoon as the UTEP Women's basketball team almost pulled off an outstanding road win over ODU.  Despite leading for the majority of the game, the Miners' mediocre p…
UTEP Loses a Close Hard Fought Battle at Marshall
For the second consecutive game, the UTEP Women's basketball team lost a close contest that came down to the wire.  UTEP dropped a nail-bitter 66-64 at Marshall on Thursday night despite having four players in double-digit figures.  Katarina Zec put up 20 points to go along with a career-high nine r…