Best of FanRag Sports: July 4

Every morning we collect the most entertaining, intriguing and informative stories from around the FanRag Sports network and bring them to you all in one place. Here you can find the top NFL, NBA, NHL, MLB, NCAA and fight-sport stories of the day prior to get caught up on the news you need to know before starting your day.

Today’s edition features a major decision for the Detroit Tigers, a player poised to breakout with the Chicago Blackhawks and an NFL team who could be very active in the upcoming supplemental draft.

Sit back, relax and take a look back at an exciting day in the world of sports. Here is the best of the best courtesy of FanRag Sports.


Today’s Knuckleball

MLB: APR 28 Tigers at Twins

Is The Price Right For The Tigers?

The Detroit Tigers are in a bit of a predicament. They are caught in wild card race limbo — not good enough to hold down a spot, not bad enough to be a seller at the trade deadline. So what are they to do with pending free agent David Price?

Knuckleball’s Jake Weiner ponders possible options for Detroit going forward. If Price leaves, was the cost to acquire him worth it?


Today’s Slapshot

NHL: FEB 19 Blue Jackets at Penguins

Artem Anisimov Poised to Breakout With Blackhawks

The Chicago Blackhawks parted ways with premier youngster Brandon Saad earlier this week and one of the players they acquired from the Columbus Blue Jackets in the deal is center Artem Anisimov. The city of Chicago is still in mourning in the wake of the deal

Slapshot’s Randy Holt says Anisimov is poised to breakout next season with the Blackhawks. What are reasonable expectations for him in the Windy City? Find out.


Today’s Fastbreak

NBA: MAR 16 Cavaliers at Heat

Can Anyone Challenge Cavaliers In East Next Year?

Can anyone challenge the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference next season? Fastbreak’s Joe Boozell asks that very question. The Atlanta Hawks had the best record in the conference last season, but the Cavaliers dispatched them in the Eastern Conference Final.

Boozell offers the five most likely teams to dethrone Cleveland, but next season may once again be dominated by the Cavaliers.


Today’s Pigskin

NCAA FOOTBALL: AUG 30 Clemson at Georgia

49ers could be active in supplemental draft

The NFL’s supplemental draft is less than a week away and the San Francisco 49ers could be one of the most active teams. Their team has been ravaged by early retirements, so adding talented players, even at the cost of 2016 draft picks, is a must.

Pigskin’s Rob DiRe lists four payers the 49ers may be targeting and give a full breakdown on their game and what they can bring to San Francisco.


Today’s U

NCAA FOOTBALL: DEC 31 Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl - Ole Miss v TCU

Top 5 Big 12 Quarterbacks

Who are the best quarterbacks in the Big 12? U’s Sean Cordy breaks down the five best in the conference. Does your alma mater’s starter make the list? Find out.


Today’s Knockout


WWE The Beast In The East – Predictions + Live Results

WWE is held a big event in Tokyo, Japan overnight. Get all caught up on the day’s events as Knockout’s Joey Finnegan live blogs The Beast In The East.

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