Allen Robinson’s contract negotiations with Bears coming to a head but significant hurdles remain

Getty Images The Bears have renewed efforts towards securing a long-term extension with top receiver Allen Robinson, league sources said, after the veteran vented some frustration last week and unfollowed teammates and Bears-related entities on social media. However, significant hurdles remained between the sides through the weekend, and if a Read more

NFL sends final warning to teams regarding COVID-19 sideline protocols, and penalties are coming next

Getty Images The NFL is very serious about enforcing all COVID-related measures on game days this season, as a strongly-worded memo to teams indicated last week. Troy Vincent, the NFL’s vice president of football operations, told me that fines and other punishment will be forthcoming for those who do not Read more

2020 NFL Draft: Dak Prescott, Clyde Edwards-Helaire, Austin Ekeler among biggest Fantasy winners coming out

For prospects coming out of the NFL Draft, Fantasy value is all about where you landed. End up somewhere you’ll be the Day 1 starter with weapons around you, and you can be a viable Fantasy option immediately. It should come as no surprise then that Joe Burrow is one Read more

Michael Jordan documentary: ‘Last Dance’ creator promises coming episodes will be ‘really eye-opening’

Those hoping that the first two episodes of the long-anticipated Chicago Bulls documentary, “The Last Dance,” would be riddled with salacious details and jaw-dropping anecdotes were left somewhat disappointed after the premiere last weekend. The first episode mostly built the context of the 1997-98 season and of Michael Jordan’s career, Read more

‘The Last Dance’: How Michael Jordan coming out of retirement to join the Wizards delayed the documentary

Only two episodes have aired of The Last Dance documentary that chronicles the final championship year of the ’90s Chicago Bulls team, and it’s already receiving heaps of praise. The 10-part docuseries gives an inside look into the 1997-98 Bulls season, which was the final year of the Michael Jordan, Read more

15 college basketball players who are coming off breakout seasons to keep an eye on for 2020-21

In a season of upheaval across basketball that featured unforeseen squads such as Baylor, Dayton, San Diego State cementing themselves as top-10 teams, there were also dozens of unexpected stars. Featured here are 15 of them selected from major conferences and other top schools who made noteworthy strides in their Read more

Coronavirus fallout: College basketball coaches bracing for the big changes coming in recruiting

Lifestyle adjustments brought on by the coronavirus-forced halt to the sports world has hit the college basketball coaching community with seemingly never-ending reverberations. The biggest discussion point from the 15-or-so coaches I’ve spoken with this week is about whether or not there will be an in-person recruiting calendar before the Read more