The New York Knicks are reportedly closing in on a deal to bring legendary coach Phil Jackson to the team in the front office. The Knicks have a lot of work to do, not many resources to do it, but owner James Dolan has one target in mind with the hiring of Jackson, Miami Heat president Pat Riley.
The Miami Dolphins were set to enter unrestricted free agency Tuesday with around $35 million in cap space available. Instead, with one move they will begin with $40 million to spend.
The Miami Dolphins have holes all along the offensive line, but it appears that the most important position on the line may be filled when free agency kicks off at 4 p.m. Tuesday.
Tuesday’s 4 p.m. opening of free agency in the National Football League will likely see the Miami Dolphins make a big splash when they sign left tackle Branden Albert. But if things play out correctly, it won’t be the only big splash the Fins make.
The Miami Dolphins’ needs along the offensive line is well known, but the team may be preparing to make a big addition to the team’s secondary.
Most of the focus for the Miami Dolphins and its fans ahead of free agency has been on the offensive and defensive lines. But running back is another position the Dolphins may address either in free agency or in the upcoming 2014 NFL Draft.
If the Miami Dolphins do in fact covet left tackle Eugene Monroe as reports have suggested, it’s going to cost the team at least $10 million per season to get him.
For decades the Los Angeles Lakers have been the measuring stick for NBA franchises. But eventually everything that is on top will fall to the bottom and that may have happened to the Lakers Thursday night.
The Miami Dolphins need a lot of help along the offensive line and the first chance to address that need is free agency. While players can’t officially sign until March 11, teams can contact free agents starting Saturday.
The Miami Dolphins spent a lot of money in free agency last year at the linebacker position, inking both Dannell Ellerbe and Phillip Wheeler to large contracts. But, both underperformed with the Dolphins this year and the Fins may be looking at replacing one of them with D’Qwell Jackson.