Welcome to the Rant Sports’ run down on five interesting things you need to know that’s happening in the sports world. With the Final Four set to tip off on Saturday, it would be foolish to ignore the most exciting day in college basketball. Sure, the National Championship is always a good time, but the Final Four is where the enjoyment unfolds.
There reason why there are only four teams remaining in the tournament is because each player excelled at his position in a time of need. Every single player deserves to be where he is, but that doesn’t mean the players can’t be ranked:
Then there’s always taking a different approach at breaking down the Final Four. The series of articles on sports psychology factors that can help predict the outcome of the NCAA Tournament is a must read:
The college basketball awards are starting to roll out. Check out why Doug McDermott won AP Player of the Year and what it means for his potential at the professional level:
With the NBA playoffs heating up, there are several pure shooters who are willing to put their team on the back and lead them to the promise land:
The Pittsburgh Penguins just clinched the Metropolitan division, but what does that mean for their chances in the Eastern Conference when the playoffs roll around?