Dennis Rodman considered Scottie Pippen the ‘best player in the world’ during Michael Jordan’s baseball hiatus

The first two episodes of “The Last Dance” — ESPN’s 10-part series chronicling Michael Jordan and the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls — were a monster hit, reportedly drawing over six million viewers. So far the focus has been on former Bulls GM Jerry Krause, who has been painted as the clear Read more

Draymond Green says Kevin Durant changed when LeBron James was considered best NBA player after 2017 Finals

Anyone who even peripherally followed the Golden State Warriors last season is aware of the growing schism between Kevin Durant and his then-teammates, particularly after his on-court verbal sparring match with Draymond Green led to Green’s suspension and fueled speculation that it would be Durant’s final season with the Warriors. Read more

Chargers legend Antonio Gates considered signing with Colts one year before Philip Rivers joined the team

Philip Rivers is joining the Indianapolis Colts in 2020 on a one-year, $25 million deal, and Antonio Gates understands why his former quarterback chose to head to Lucas Oil Stadium. It wasn’t so long ago Gates found himself on the outs with the Los Angeles Chargers — looking for another Read more

Fantasy Football 2020 NFL Draft Profile: Chase Claypool too big to be considered under the radar

If it weren’t for social media, Chase Claypool might not have had a chance at the NFL. Born and raised in Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada, Claypool was a two-sport star without much attention from the United States. At the suggestion of a relative, Claypool posted his highlight reel on social Read more

Before outright cancellation, NCAA considered a condensed 16-team 2020 NCAA Tournament in Atlanta

As the fate of the 2020 Division I NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament danced on a balance for more than 24 hours earlier this week, the NCAA considered almost every possible alternative to saving its most prestigious event. The one alternative that was most seriously discussed was a shrunken 16-team field Read more