For all the budding hype, Murray said that he’s “not worried right now” about the baseball draft. Riley, however, confessed that he has already “had some discussions” about it with Murray and his family. “We’ve been open and honest with each other on that and comfortable about where we’re at,” Riley said without offering any […]
Cubs manager Joe Maddon hopes slugger Kris Bryant will return to Chicago’s lineup for Saturday’s game against Milwaukee. Bryant was beaned during a victory at Colorado last weekend and missed his fourth straight game on Friday. “I’m not going to jump the gun, but talking to everybody, I want to give him a chance to […]
As he approaches his first draft as the Texans’ general manager, Brian Gaine said Friday that character is important to him when it comes to selecting players. Owner Bob McNair’s philosophy has been to avoid players with patterns of bad behavior because he believes they can become divisive in the locker room. That philosophy won’t […]
Winnipeg’s Connor Hellebuyck, Nashville’s Pekka Rinne and Tampa Bay’s Andrei Vasilevskiy are the finalists for the 2017-18 Vezina Trophy. All three are currently playing in the Stanley Cup playoffs, including Nashville’s Rinne, who is a finalist for the third time but has yet to win the award. Rinne, 35, had 42 wins, a 2.31 goals-against […]
It’s not the Masters (coming soon on CBS!) but the coaches’ photo at the NFL Annual Meeting is a pretty swell annual tradition. Each year, the NFL tries to wrangle all 32 coaches into one spot so they can all take a photo, and each year a few go missing. All the while, Andy Reid […]
Damarious Randall isn’t just getting a new team, he’s getting a new position. According to Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, the former Packers cornerback will convert to safety for the Browns after last week’s trade, a shift he’s amenable to. The Browns acquired Randall in exchange for quarterback DeShone Kizer, the two […]
Overtime has become Brayden Point’s time to shine. The Tampa Bay center scored his fourth overtime goal of the season on Tuesday to give the league-leading Lightning a 5-4 victory over in-state rival Florida. Point also has four game-deciding shootout goals. “You’ve got to be out there and coaches trust me with that,” said Point, […]
Sometimes those promos involve Sydney Bristow kicking ass and taking names in a pivotal Alias episode.
Every network that gets to air the Super Bowl chooses an episode of one of its most prized shows (or the premiere of a new show that it wants to do really well) to air after the game. Which means that throughout the entire game, there are promos for whatever show and episode that is. […]
The filming was fairly straightforward — a staffer pointed a camera at an opposing team’s coaches from across the field.
38. LeSean McCoy, running back, Bills (31): McCoy was something of a disappointment in his first season in Buffalo with just 895 yards and three rushing TDs while missing four games. But McCoy’s unpredictable comments to the media and his penchant for sketchy incidents off the field continue to leave him in the spotlight. “Nine […]
The New York Giants made the expected move at general manager Thursday when they hired Dave Gettleman to replace the fired Jerry Reese.
LT Nate Solder vs. Jaguars DE Dante Fowler Jr.: When the Patriots go three wide, the Jaguars will put Campbell inside and bring in Fowler as a situational pass rusher. He has run hot and cold this season in getting to the quarterback. So while the Patriots’ two best offensive linemen, center David Andrews and […]