Week 3 notes: Eagles running out of excuses for Carson Wentz, Dave Gettleman’s hot seat, Josh Allen MVP, more

After a week of questions about whether Carson Wentz has regressed in Year 5 as the Philadelphia Eagles franchise quarterback, there weren’t many answers in the Week 3 tie to the Cincinnati Bengals. Sure, he scampered for the game-tying touchdown late in the fourth quarter. He also missed a wide-open Read more

Rockets’ Mike D’Antoni, 76ers’ Brett Brown among NBA coaches who could be on the hot seat after 2019-20 season

The NBA is in a holding pattern as the 2019-20 season has been suspended indefinitely due to the outbreak of the coronavirus. Though there’s a lot of uncertainty at this time, basketball business will eventually resume, and when it does, teams will be faced with familiar decisions to make regarding Read more

MLB 2020 season simulation: Astros struggle in first week; Red Sox, Cardinals hot out of the gate

Major League Baseball was supposed to launch the 2020 regular season last week, on March 26. The spread of the novel coronavirus, however, forced MLB to delay Opening Day to some unknowable future date that is dependent on the effectiveness of the containment strategies imposed across the country in recent Read more

Rockets survive Celtics in OT thriller: Russell Westbrook stays hot, Boston’s miracle shot among top takeaways

The Saturday night national TV showcase this week did not disappoint, as the Houston Rockets escaped with a 111-110 overtime win over the Boston Celtics in one of the most thrilling games of the season.  Things started out a bit slow, as neither team really got into much of a Read more

NBA Twitter reacts to Pelicans pulling Zion Williamson after hot scoring streak in fourth quarter of his debut

Things may have started slowly for Zion Williamson in his NBA debut against the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night, but they certainly didn’t end that way. The top pick from the 2019 NBA Draft caught fire in the fourth quarter of their contest when he scored 17 points in Read more