How Yu Darvish went from having Cubs on his no-trade list to pitching for them

A year ago, the thought of right-hander Yu Darvish pitching for the Chicago Cubs — as he will for the first time during a regular-season game Saturday night in Miami — was a pipe dream. It was shortly after the Cubs won the World Series in 2016 that Darvish and his agents added the Cubs, […]


NFL owners get ‘positive’ report on sale of Panthers headed for May conclusion

The NFL gave a “positive” progress report on the sale of the Carolina cheap authentic nfl jerseys Panthers at the owners meeting on Monday and confirmed the goal is to present a name for vote at the May 21-23 meetings in Atlanta. Three-fourths of the league’s 32 owners have to approve whatever candidate Panthers owner […]


A lot to digest with Robert Kraft’s comments on Malcolm Butler

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft spoke with reporters for 20 minutes Monday afternoon, covering a wide range of topics, including tight end Rob Gronkowski’s future, having a collective meeting with quarterback Tom Brady and head coach Bill Belichick, cheap nfl authentic jerseys and how the loss in Super Bowl LII has had a residual […]


Jared Veldheer, Connor McGovern key decisions in another line makeover

At the moment, the Denver Broncos’ ability to block better on offense hinges on two items. First, that Jared Veldheer can leave his past two injury-shorted seasons behind cheap authentic nfl jerseys and be the steady, reliable presence at tackle he was for much of his first six seasons in the NFL; he played in […]


Reggie McKenzie: Raiders looking to go ‘Beast Mode’ in 2018

Sitting in the stands at Indianapolis’ Lucas Oil Stadium during the NFL scouting combine last month, the Oakland Raiders general manager was spied sporting a T-shirt that read, “BEAST MODE.” “I can’t believe they caught me with that,” nfl jersey cheap McKenzie said with a laugh Monday at the NFL owners meetings. “I had a […]


How will the Yankees replace Greg Bird at first base?

With the Yankees announcing Monday a six- to eight-week recovery period for first baseman Greg Bird, who’s undergoing foot surgery Tuesday, the team has the certainty — and, it hopes, the sense of finality — that was so elusive when Bird first started feeling pained over the weekend. The worry, for now, is behind them. […]


Does Shohei Ohtani belong on the Angels’ Opening Day roster?

The Los Angeles Angels have a difficult decision to make over the next few days: Will Shohei Ohtani make the Opening Day roster? OK, so maybe it is an easy decision. After all,cheap nfl authentic jerseys Ohtani has struggled on the mound and at the plate in his limited exposure in spring training games. In […]


Zach LaVine isn’t the only potential fantasy difference-maker on the Bulls

This column deals with the conundrum that is the Chicago Bulls. And there is no greater example of fantasy interruptus than the Chicago Bulls. Oh, they present themselves like a real NBA team — a team that has much to offer needy fantasy playoff enthusiasts, thanks to their relatively unrostered cadre of relatively unknown players. […]


‘We are all united in our commitment’

Sacramento Kings owner Vivek Ranadive addressed a small crowd inside Golden1 cheap authentic nfl jerseys Center after the team’s delayed game Thursday against the Atlanta Hawks, as protests took place around Sacramento in the wake of the weekend police shooting of an unarmed black man. Protesters holding signs with messages such as “Shut it down” […]


New Chiefs backup Chad Henne has experience mentoring young QBs

The comments from general manager Brett Veach after the Kansas City Chiefs signed Chad Henne as a backup for new starter Patrick Mahomes II seemed to indicate his new team values the veteran quarterback as much for his experience as his potential to help win games, if need be. “Chad has been in this league […]