Rookie Miles Bridges gives Hornets a shot of dynamic athleticism

The Charlotte Hornets lost an 87-84 overtime thriller to the Toronto Raptors on Saturday to end their session in the Las Vegas Summer League. The Hornets had the chance this session to evaluate several young players who could potentially get minutes on their main squad. Midseason trade acquisition Willy Hernangomez (personal), 2017 lottery pick Malik […]


Finding the next Sean McVay: Head coaches who call offensive plays

Anthony Lynn got his first taste of calling plays while serving as the offensive coordinator for the Buffalo Bills in 2016. And Lynn wasn’t sure he wanted to give it up. Hired as the head coach of the Los Angeles Chargers in January of last year, Lynn debated whether to continue to call plays. Ultimately, […]


NFL referees confident in catch rule reviews despite new criteria

Walt Coleman doesn’t see the revamped catch rule as a big change for NFL game officials because the veteran referee believes they’ve already been calling catches the new way. If anything, Coleman figures there will be fewer reviews of their rulings. “Most of the calls that seemed to create the most controversy, we ruled them […]


England are no longer a laughing stock after stellar World Cup campaign

England flew back to their base at Repino, just outside beautiful St. Petersburg, having lost a very big football match but knowing they have recaptured hearts and minds of fans. They will go home as heroes to a nation that has fallen back in love with its national team. It was also to England and […]


Arsenal boss Unai Emery: Summer transfer business is complete

Unai Emery says he considers the Arsenal squad “complete” after making five signings, and that the club will only make another addition if “a great opportunity” comes up. The Gunners completed the signings of midfielders Lucas Torreira and Matteo Guendouzi this week, adding to right-back Stephan Lichtsteiner, centre-back Sokratis Papastathopoulos and goalkeeper Bernd Leno. Emery, […]


Adam Silver: NBA can create ‘a better system’ for competitive balance

Saying that he doesn’t think the Golden State Warriors’ dominance is bad for the league, NBA commissioner Adam Silver said owners held a “robust” conversation at the board of governors meeting about improving the current competitive landscape and that the NBA can create “a better system.”cheap nike nfl jerseys wholesale Silver also said the NBA […]


Which players could the Cubs target at the trade deadline?

The Chicago Cubs have made a habit of making July trades under Theo Epstein, including acquisitions such as Jake Arrieta (2013), Addison Russell (2014), Aroldis Chapman (2016) and Jose Quintana (2017). This year should be no different, though there is the question as to what they have left in their farm system to use as […]


Didier Deschamps: France still not over loss in Euro 2016 final

France coach Didier Deschamps admitted that his players have still not digested their defeat in the Euro 2016 final but suggested that winning this summer’s World Cup might change that, after Les Bleus beat Belgium 1-0 in the semifinal on Tuesday. It was only two years ago that France reached the European Championship final on […]


Liverpool’s Loris Karius commits another blunder in friendly win over Tranmere

Klopp recently defended the 25-year-old on Liverpool’s official website, believing the concussion he sustained in Kiev was “100 percent the explanation” for his errors. Speaking after the Tranmere game, the Liverpool manager tried to downplay Karius’ mishap against the League Two side. He said: “Now Loris concedes that goal but we cannot start the story […]


Why Andrew Luck is worth the risk in fantasy drafts

A few weeks ago, I wrote about how Deshaun Watson should be the No. 1 fantasy quarterback this season based upon his huge upside being much more valuable than his risky downside. By very similar logic, Andrew Luck should also be drafted as a legitimate starting fantasy quarterback in fantasy leagues this nike jerseys […]