Lakers asking city of Los Angeles for special permission to open team’s practice facility, per report

As the 2019-20 NBA season remains suspended due to the global outbreak of the coronavirus, the league will soon be taking the first steps in moving forward from this shutdown. The NBA had initially intended to reopen its practice facilities in areas with relaxed social distancing guidelines on May 1. Read more

Colts sign Trey Burton, reuniting Frank Reich with ‘Philly Special’ passer from Eagles’ Super Bowl victory

Trey Burton, a veteran tight end who spent the past two seasons with the Bears, agreed to terms with the Colts on Wednesday, according to his representatives.  The move reunites Burton with Colts head coach Frank Reich, who was Burton’s offensive coordinator in Philadelphia during the 2016 and ’17 seasons. Read more

2020 NFL Draft: Justin Herbert may be special, but Oregon’s history of NFL quarterback busts is concerning

As the 2020 NFL Draft draws near, the Justin Herbert hype train continues to gain steam. Among the consensus top quarterback prospects of this year’s class, the 22-year-old is now being speculated as a candidate to go ahead of Alabama star Tua Tagovailoa when the draft kicks off April 23, Read more

Bill Belichick perfectly explains what makes the Patriots special when asked about how to replace Tom Brady

It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to see the impact that Tom Brady has had on Bill Belichick’s career. In 25 seasons as an NFL head coach, Belichick has a 249-75 record (including the postseason) with Brady as his starting quarterback. His record is a 55-65 when someone other than Read more

Scott Boras rips special MLB draft rules following COVID-19 outbreak: ‘It just sends the wrong message’

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has put the 2020 MLB season on hold, and it’s not certain when or if that 2020 season will begin. Even so, MLB and the Players’ Association (MLBPA) recently agreed to a framework for starting the season once circumstances allow. Part of that framework addresses the Read more

Georgia hires longtime Alabama strength coach Scott Cochran as special teams coordinator

One of the most famous strength and conditioning coaches in the country is on the move, and he’s now moving onto the field. Georgia announced Monday that Scott Cochran, who has been in charge of Alabama’s strength and conditioning program since coach Nick Saban took over the Crimson Tide program Read more

Georgia hires longtime Alabama strength coach Scott Cochran as special teams coordinator

One of the most famous strength and conditioning coaches in the country is on the move, and he’s now moving onto the field. Georgia announced Monday that Scott Cochran, who has been in charge of Alabama’s strength and conditioning program since coach Nick Saban took over the Crimson Tide program Read more

Lakers’ DeMarcus Cousins calls partnership with Anthony Davis in New Orleans ‘special’

When the New Orleans Pelicans traded Buddy Hield and a first-round pick for DeMarcus Cousins, they expected his union with Anthony Davis to lead to years of contention. Three years later, the pair is together, but on another title contending team. Cousins and Davis struggled through their first few months Read more