Detroit Tigers fans deserve better. It’s time for change

Detroit Tigers fans deserve better.  It's time for change

DETROIT – The last time I rushed to my laptop late at night to write a Detroit Tigers piece, it was because the team had just traded for Austin Meadows. Everyone was excited. Opening Day was right around the corner and the long, miserable rebuild was finally coming to an end. Or so we thought. … Read more

What will SEC’s new schedule look like? Officials hope to settle on new model next month

What will SEC's new schedule look like?  Officials hope to settle on new model next month

The SEC holds its spring meetings early next month, and the hope is to come out of those sessions with a makeover of the league’s football scheduling model, timed for the expected arrival of Oklahoma and Texas in 2025. That could mean a nine-game conference schedule. It could also mean the elimination of divisions. And … Read more

Detroit Tigers fans deserve better. It’s time for change

Detroit Tigers fans deserve better.  It's time for change

DETROIT – The last time I rushed to my laptop late at night to write a Detroit Tigers piece, it was because the team had just traded for Austin Meadows. Everyone was excited. Opening Day was right around the corner and the long, miserable rebuild was finally coming to an end. Or so we thought. … Read more

The Bucks’ Game 5 win over the Celtics was defined by 10 seconds of Jrue Holiday’s defensive heroics

The Bucks' Game 5 win over the Celtics was defined by 10 seconds of Jrue Holiday's defensive heroics

BOSTON — The relationship between Giannis Antetokounmpo and teammate Khris Middleton, now nine years in, is well-known for its depth and trust. But about that Jrue Holiday relationship … “It’s blooming, it’s blooming!” Antetokounmpo said after the Milwaukee Bucks finished off a jaw-dropping display of clutch play in stealing a 110-107 Game 5 victory over … Read more

Daily Schmankerl: Bayern Munich went hard after Erling Haaland before Manchester City move; Tottenham Hotspur chasing Serge Gnabry; FC Barcelona targets Liverpool’s Sadio Mane; Chelsea to raid RB Leipzig; and MORE!

Daily Schmankerl: Bayern Munich went hard after Erling Haaland before Manchester City move;  Tottenham Hotspur chasing Serge Gnabry;  FC Barcelona targets Liverpool's Sadio Mane;  Chelsea to raid RB Leipzig;  and MORE!

According to a report from Bild, Bayern Munich chased Borussia Dortmund star all the way until the bitter end when the Norwegian ultimately decided to join Manchester City: There has finally been clarity since Tuesday: Bundesliga superstar Erling Haaland (21) is moving from Dortmund to Manchester City! The English club will pull the €75m release … Read more

Fox deal signals this is the end for Tom Brady

Fox deal signals this is the end for Tom Brady

Tom Brady is likely heading into his last season. When the 2022 NFL schedule is announced, act accordingly and consider it a farewell tour. We know, you’ve heard that before. For years, any slip or struggle would translate into some proclamation that this was finally it… only to have Brady turn it all around when … Read more

What will SEC’s new schedule look like? Officials hope to settle on new model next month

What will SEC's new schedule look like?  Officials hope to settle on new model next month

The SEC holds its spring meetings early next month, and the hope is to come out of those sessions with a makeover of the league’s football scheduling model, timed for the expected arrival of Oklahoma and Texas in 2025. That could mean a nine-game conference schedule. It could also mean the elimination of divisions. And … Read more

NFL 2022 schedule release: One man’s zany format for league’s newest must-see event, plus some real questions

NFL 2022 schedule release: One man's zany format for league's newest must-see event, plus some real questions

I have a confession to make: I’m not a big schedule-release guy. Doesn’t do much for me. Seems to be becoming an excessively bloated exercise. That doesn’t mean I won’t be playing along, at least to some degree (possibly as an official scorer of a Little League game), as Global Football Consumers digest the dump … Read more

Pat Barry highlights ‘slipperiest canvas’ stopping ‘perfect’ Rose Namajunas from winning at UFC 274

Pat Barry highlights 'slipperiest canvas' stopping 'perfect' Rose Namajunas from winning at UFC 274

Rose Namajunas stuck to her gameplan at UFC 274 this past weekend (Sat., May 7, 2022), but it still wasn’t enough to keep the Strawweight title in her possession. Rematching arguably the best wrestler in the division, Carla Esparza, Namajunas found herself on the wrong end of a rather uneventful split decision defeat to a … Read more