Rockies pitcher Chad Bettis declared cancer-free

Chad Bettis is cancer free. The Rockies pitcher announced Wednesday on MLB Network Radio that recent exams showed there were no signs of cancer in his body. “I feel great,” Bettis said. “I got an early Christmas present the other day. The doctor called me on Dec. 22 and told me that I’m cancer-free, so […]

The unwritten rules of Manny Machado kindly pointing out that he could murder Chris Sale

Alright, alright, settle down. It looks like we have some unwritten rules to dig into, and time’s wasting, so we have to act fast. Apparently Chris Sale of the Boston Red Sox threw at … [squints at notes] … huh, this reads that it was Manny Machado. That can’t be right. My intern screwed up […]

Rivers ruefully had to make the decision.

“I like him,” Rivers said after waiving Ingles in 2014, according to The Deseret News’ Jody Genessy. “We were definitely trying to find ways to keep him. I think he’s going to be a good player. Ingles’ wife was on a plane from Australia to Los Angeles when the Clippers cut him in 2014. When […]

he showed excellent agility in the three-cone and shuttle drills and good size

How did Memphis climb to the middle of the pack in three-point reliance after finishing in the bottom five in both metrics last season? Gasol became a legitimate stretch-five, hitting 39 percent of more than three triples per game, while Conley became a gunner, doubling his threes per game while hitting 40 percent. Carter and […]

Pay close attention when his name comes up and analysts give you their view of him

There’s a lot of love for Derek Rivers of Youngstown State, but few are acknowledging him as a first-round lock. McDowell was a late change for Atlanta thanks to his ability to work inside and outside and create a pass rush. By the time this pick takes place it might not be New Orleans making […]

Browns would rather trade for QB than draft one

The Cleveland Browns selected three talented prospects — Myles Garrett, Jabrill Peppers, and David Njoku — in the first round of the 2017 NFL draft. However, Cleveland still needs a quarterback to give its offense a boost. The Browns decided not to draft a quarterback on the first day, but they were trying to trade […]

Everything I hear suggests the Browns like Trubisky the best among the QBs

For a player of Walker’s size, there are concerns with whether the former Seminole has the athleticism necessary to succeed on the edge. While Walker boasts his trademark swim move, his recovery ability hasn’t necessarily translated to that move in particular. Walker isn’t a great bender — he makes turning in space look far more […]