Georgia Tech withdraws appeal of NCAA postseason ban penalty and will not play in ACC Tournament

Georgia Tech has withdrawn its appeal of the NCAA’s one-year postseason ban and, as a result, will not play in either the ACC Tournament next week or the NCAA Tournament. The NCAA announced the one-year postseason ban for the Yellow Jackets in September after it deemed that two boosters provided impermissible benefits Read more

Nationals’ Sean Doolittle put lavender oil in his glove to relax during stressful postseason outings

While far from the most the defining image of the Nationals’ World Series win over the Houston Astros in October, the sight of Washington reliever Sean Doolittle pointing his elbow towards the batter and lifting his glove up to his face was among the most consistent of the late October Read more

NFL reportedly weighing the possibility of moving a playoff game to Monday night in expanded postseason field

At some point in the near future, the NFL playoffs will be expanding from 12 to 14 teams, and when that happens, there could be at least one other major change that could have a dramatic impact on the postseason.   According to Peter King of NBC Sports, the NFL Read more

Markieff Morris is a necessary bridge between the Lakers’ wings and bigs as they approach the postseason

Despite what Anthony Davis would have you believe, the Lakers have spent the season eschewing the power forward position entirely. While Davis nominally plays the position, he is in truth a self-hating center, whereas LeBron James is a point guard in a power forward’s body and Kyle Kuzma’s inconsistent shooting Read more