Ben Simmons injury update: 76ers star making progress with back, to be reevaluated in three weeks, per report

Since losing Ben Simmons on Feb. 22 to a lower back impingement, the Philadelphia 76ers have gone 3-4 and while falling to sixth in the Eastern Conference standings. This includes losses to the Cavaliers and Warriors without their star point guard. It’s safe to say Philadelphia would benefit greatly from having Read more

Lonzo Ball matches career-high by making seven 3-pointers, continues to blossom into player Lakers envisioned

Lonzo Ball is quietly turning into the player he was supposed to be when the Lakers drafted him No. 2 overall in 2017, back when one of the only holes in his game was thought to be his funky jumper that produced inconsistent results. Well, that jumper isn’t so funky Read more

Fantasy Baseball Spring Notebook: Noah Syndergaard, Kenley Jansen making key adjustments

Spring training is one of the rare points on the baseball calendar when everyone, both on the field and off, can agree that process matters over results. So what you get are players — and particularly pitchers — speaking more freely about some of the changes they’re been implementing. Some Read more

Dennis Schroder boosting Thunder with career year, making strong case for Sixth Man award

There are a couple of surprising things that have happened in Oklahoma City this season. There’s the fact that Chris Paul looks more like the 10-time All-Star he is rather than the injury-riddled point guard we witnessed in Houston for the past two seasons. There’s the emergence of Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Read more