David Price is paying $1,000 to each minor league player in the Dodgers’ system, per report

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Major League Baseball’s 2020 season has been indefinitely suspended since March. With the abrupt halt of baseball, many minor-league players have not received a paycheck since last season. Los Angeles Dodgers lefty David Price has reportedly pledged to pay all of the minor league players not Read more

David Samson wonders if Carlos Beltran had to leave the Mets in the fallout of the Astros cheating scandal

The Houston Astros were caught in a sign-stealing cheating scandal that resulted in multiple punishments from MLB. Back in January,  Manager A.J. Hinch and GM Jeff Luhnow were both suspended for one year before being fired by the team.  Former assistant GM Brandon Taubman was also suspended one year, the Astros Read more

Shaquille O’Neal apologizes to David Robinson for making up rumor about autograph snub

Elite athletes who have reached the top of their craft often need to pull motivation from wherever they can. As we saw throughout “The Last Dance” documentary, small slights fueled Michael Jordan over the course of his career. Jordan’s search for motivation wasn’t limited to reality, though, as he would Read more

What will 2020 MLB season look like? David Samson’s proposal includes 23 rule changes, August start and more

The word of the moment is “testing.” No matter how many hours, weeks, and what feels like months and years that I spend contemplating how and when Major League Baseball may return, I can’t escape the reality that rapid and plentiful testing for COVID-19 is the critical prerequisite to any Read more

David Robinson says no one should be surprised that Isiah Thomas was left off Dream Team: ‘Chemistry matters’

It’s widely believed that Michael Jordan’s distaste for Isiah Thomas kept the latter off the famed Dream Team in the 1992 Olympics. The fact that Thomas and his Detroit Pistons refused to shake hands with Jordan and the Bulls after Chicago finally defeated them in the 1991 Eastern Conference finals was a Read more

David Samson wonders if it would be more practical to cancel sports for 2020 and plan for 2021

The coronavirus pandemic has halted sports, but some leagues are trying to create a plan to return. David Samson sits down on his podcast “Nothing Personal with David Samson” to discuss the future of sports amidst the global pandemic. During the segment, “So You Want to Talk to Samson,” someone Read more

David Samson breaks down parts three and four of ‘The Last Dance,’ explains what was missing from the show

“The Last Dance” documentary highlighting the Chicago Bulls, and specifically Michael Jordan’s career, came out with new episodes on Sunday night and host of “Nothing Personal with David Samson” David Samson sat down to break down everything from episodes three and four. The 10-part series gives fans an inside look Read more

David Samson: Mike Trout’s opinion on the MLB Arizona plan doesn’t matter, the problems with the idea do

Sports leagues are trying to figure out a way to resume games while keeping everyone safe during the coronavirus pandemic, but there is no easy solution. Rumors of an “Arizona plan” to play the MLB season have been swirling, with many players speaking out about their concerns with the idea. Read more