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    The job of an NFL general manager is highly demanding. The league’s 32 lead personnel decision-makers are responsible for taking good care of their respecitve teams’ short- and long-term roster interests — every single year. Not all moves will be winners. Some moves will turn out to be better than expected. Sometimes it’s wise to be aggressive about dealing and acquiring players; sometimes it’s not....
    Rep. John Lewis, lion of the civil rights movement, dies at 80 America’s abandoned diners, restaurants and supermarkets Basketball you can watch today: Clash of draft prospects in the Israeli playoffs There’s nothing like NBA basketball, but if you want to get your hoops fix somehow, there are some pro competitions underway around the world with a bunch of...
    SAN FRANCISCO — De La Salle (Concord) left-handed pitcher Kyle Harrison was the fifth player the Giants chose in the 2020 MLB amateur draft, but Harrison will be paid like a top pick. The Giants announced Thursday they officially signed Harrison, more than a month after the two sides reportedly agreed to a $2.5 million signing bonus. The team has...
    Bleacher Report thinks Justin Fields will be the first pick of the 2021 NFL draft. The sports site recently released its 2021 mock draft, and the Ohio State Buckeyes star quarterback was listed as the first pick. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football) Surely, Trevor Lawrence must have been second, right? Wrong. Lawrence...
    Next1 of 5Prev postUse your ← → (arrows) to browse With loaded classes coming in free agency and the draft, these five NFL teams are lined up to get their running back of the future in 2021. There is no more disposable position in today’s NFL than the running back position. Teams generally don’t use an old school-style workhorse, and...
    2 slain police officers never had a chance in Texas shooting, chief says Workers speak out against Black Lives Matter face mask bans, as companies like Starbucks, Taco Bell, and Whole Foods grapple with viral backlash Basketball you can watch today: Draft prospect Deni Avdija in action and semifinals in The Tournament There’s nothing like NBA basketball, but if...
    Anthony Edwards, #5, Georgia Bulldogs, (Photo by Carmen Mandato/Getty Images) One of the keys to improving decision-making in front offices is understanding the biases that impact how we perceive value. Here, we break down a major pair of biases and how they could impact the way teams scout the NBA Draft. Projecting the NBA Draft is, at its core, a...
    TORONTO, ON - AUGUST 16: A general view of an empty Rogers Centre during batting practice and the CN Tower overhead before the start of the Toronto Blue Jays MLB game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Rogers Centre on August 16, 2017 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** The Blue Jays have signed...
    Atatiana Jeffersons siblings ask she not be forgotten as the nation cries for justice in police killings 20 Ways You Could Catch Coronavirus Dining Out New $89 Air Cooler Is Flying Off Shelves In The US Ad Microsoft ...
    Trumps stunning embrace of slaverys symbols will backfire (opinion) How a coin shortage is impacting Mich. retailers and grocery stores Best player fits in NBA draft for the eight teams whose seasons are already over The NBA will finally begin to conclude the 2019-20 season later this month in Orlando with 22 teams competing for the playoffs and an...
    After decades of failing minority students, this school district is pushing for racial equity. Heres how. As Black buying power grows, racial profiling by retailers remains persistent problem New $89 Air Cooler Is Flying Off Shelves In The US Ad Microsoft ...
    The NFL reportedly has zero interest in moving back the 2021 NFL draft. According to Dan Wolken, college football officials “inquired with the NFL about whether they’d be willing to push back the 2021 draft in the event of a spring season.” The season might have to move to the spring because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. (RELATED: David Hookstead...
    (This story was originally published in 1993) The Warriors made a big, bold move in Wednesday’s draft to get the big, bold player who could make them an NBA title contender. In a stunning, last-minute maneuver, Coach Don Nelson traded the No. 3 pick, Memphis State guard Anfernee Hardaway, and three future first-round picks to Orlando for the rights...
    Next1 of 10Prev postUse your ← → (arrows) to browse Every team hopes from big contributions from their rookie class, but these 10 NFL first-year players are going to overperform for their franchise in 2020. The vast majority of first round picks are expected to be major contributors for the team that drafted them in 2020. The best franchises manage...
    Greece’s center-right government announced plans Monday to impose tighter controls on public demonstrations that frequently block traffic and turn violent. But political opponents say they plan to defeat the proposals with mass demonstrations. The country has a long tradition of public protests, and several recent rallies have been held in support of the Black Lives Matter marches in the United...
    Alexis Lafreniere was supposed to walk on stage Friday night in Montreal as the top pick in the NHL draft. After the COVID-19 pandemic paused the hockey season and postponed that possibility, Lafreniere was supposed to find out Friday night where he’d be going when the league held its draft lottery. Instead, he’ll have to wait a little bit longer....
    The NFL hit the New England Patriots with new penalties Sunday after members of their TV team were spotted recording from the Cincinnati Bengals’ press box during a game against the Cleveland Browns last season. The Patriots were fined $1.1 million and will forfeit their third-round pick in the 2021 NFL Draft as penalties. The league also barred the TV crew from...
    Spygate II is over and it was the typical lesser-version sequel. The New England Patriots were fined $1.1 million and will forfeit their third-round pick in the 2021 NFL Draft as penalties issued by the NFL for being caught filming the Bengals’ sideline in a December game between Cincinnati and the Cleveland Browns, a week before the Patriots faced...
    Spygate II is over and it was the typical lesser-version sequel. The New England Patriots were fined $1.1 million and will forfeit their third-round pick in the 2021 NFL Draft as penalties issued by the NFL for being caught filming the opposing sideline in a December game against the one-win Cincinnati Bengals, according to ESPN. The team’s TV crew will...
    (This story was originally published in 1995) OAKLAND — Joe Smith wears a tattoo of a snarling bulldog on his chest. Ask him what it represents and he’ll tell you it’s there because his college teammates call him “The Beast.” The Warriors certainly hope he can live up to that intimidating nickname after selecting the Maryland sophomore Wednesday...
    The New York Rangers Can Still Get the Number One Pick in the NHL Draft? By: Jim Bay June 28, 2020 Follow ESM On Social Facebook Twitter Youtube Flipboard Instagram ShareTweet0 SharesIn what continues to be a puzzling year in the world and the NHL, the New York Rangers still have a chance...
    Next1 of 4Prev postUse your ← → (arrows) to browse   Looking at the data, I noticed a few interesting things. (Graph 1) The top two quarterbacks drafted each year all stayed in the top ten, but only two of six returned top five value. Those two were 2018 Deshaun Watson and 2019 Deshaun Watson. (Graph 2) Drafting a...
    Yankees signed catcher Austin Wells | Mark Brown / . The New York Yankees agreed with catcher Austin Wells for a $ 2.5 million bonus after selecting him in the MLB Draft with the 28th overall pick. Wells, who turns 21 on July 12, signed a minor league contract after hitting .375 with two homers and 14 RBIs for...
    PITTSBURGH (AP/KDKA) — Presumptive top selection Alexis Lafreniere will have to wait a little bit longer to find out his NHL destination. Chaos reigned at the NHL draft lottery, with the No. 1 pick still up for grabs in a second lottery drawing. The eight teams that lose in the qualifying round of the playoffs have an equal chance of...
    So if the Rangers lose their qualifying round to the Hurricanes, they will have a 12.5 percent chance of selecting first overall in the NHL draft and bringing Rimouski left winger Alexis Lafreniere to Broadway. Yes, folks, there will be a Phase 2 of the NHL draft lottery after Friday’s Phase 1 ended with a Qualifying Round Loser To...
    So if the Rangers lose their qualifying round to the Hurricanes, they will have a 12.5 percent chance of selecting first overall in the NHL draft and bringing Rimouski left winger Alexis Lafreniere to Broadway. Yes, folks, there will be a Phase 2 of the NHL draft lottery after Friday’s Phase 1 ended with a Qualifying Round Loser To Be...
    By STEPHEN WHYNO, AP Hockey Writer A team that loses in the NHL’s qualifying round won the draft lottery Friday night and will get the first overall pick. As part of the league’s revamped lottery that comes with a 24-team playoff format, several teams that could resume the season had a chance at one of the top three picks. That’s...
    A team that loses in the NHL’s qualifying round won the draft lottery Friday night and will get the first overall pick. As part of the league’s revamped lottery that comes with a 24-team playoff format, several teams that could resume the season had a chance at one of the top three picks. That’s exactly what happened, and the league...
    Anthony was selected by the Nuggets but a decision would have changed everything and taken him to the Pistons | Brian Bahr / . Mike D ‘Antoni, current coach of the Houston Rockets, said regarding the 2003 NBA Draft that Darko Milicic would be better than LeBron James. But he was wrong and a new question comes to mind: What...
    The 2020 NHL Draft will happen, eventually. As part of the league’s return-to-play announcement, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman revealed the procedure for how the draft order will be determined for the 15 teams who won’t make the Stanley Cup playoffs. We know the seven teams already into the draft lottery with the other eight to be determined after the...
    The 2019-20 NHL season going on pause back on March 12 brought the uncertainty of what it would mean for the 2020 NHL Draft and the lottery. While the timing for the NHL Draft is still technically to be determined — as it’ll be after the pushed-back start of Stanley Cup playoffs  — the date and format for the lottery were announced...
    Darko Milicic never showed his talent in the NBA | Marc Serota / . Mike D’Antoni has been a coach who has had great successes throughout his NBA career. However, you may have a forecasting error forever that haunts you throughout your career and beyond basketball. In 2003 D’Antoni said Darko Milicic would be a better player than LeBron...
    Getty Odell Beckham Jr. (L) & Ja'Marr Chase (R) Every now and then there’s a player that comes around that is so talented, they can nearly single-handedly revolutionize the game and take an NFL team to new heights. The New York Giants believe to have that in running back Saquon Barkley. Odell Beckham Jr. had a similar effect...
    JT Ginn was considered a first-round talent, but as Day 2 of the MLB draft commenced Thursday, he remained on the board. The Mets, banking on Ginn’s upside after a spring in which he underwent Tommy John surgery, selected the Mississippi State right-hander with the 52nd-overall pick in the second round of the draft, giving the organization a much-needed arm....
    Back in 2014, Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein congratulated the Jackie Robinson West team on its United States title in the Little League World Series. "Keep playing the game of baseball," Epstein said at the time. “Keep grinding, keep working in school, go to college, do your thing, and we'll see you in the draft in about...
    NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball’s amateur draft began Wednesday night with the first of a pandemic-shortened five rounds. The Washington Nationals selected Oklahoma pitcher Cade Cavalli with the 22nd overall pick of the draft. The right-hander struck out 37 of the 96 batters he faced in the shortened 2020 season. He only issued five walks. The #Nationals go...
    The Yankees took left-handed hitting catcher Austin Wells out of Arizona with the 28th-overall pick in Wednesday’s 2020 MLB Draft. The 2019 Pac-12 Freshman of the Year hit .353/.462/.552 in 56 games, and was included on the watchlist for the Buster Posey Award in his sophomore season, and was hitting .375/.527/.589 with two homers, six doubles and 17 walks over...
    The Mets’ bolstered their farm system Wednesday with the 19th overall selection of lefty hitting outfielder Pete Crow-Armstrong in the 2020 MLB Draft. The 18-year-old from Los Angeles, Calif. is heralded mostly for his glove, but he also has shown lead-off potential. Armed with one of the weakest prospect pools in baseball, the Mets could have gone many different...
    The Detroit Tigers selected Arizona State slugger Spencer Torkelson with the No. 1 pick Wednesday night in the Major League Baseball amateur draft. The baseball-bashing Torkelson played first base in college, but was announced as a third baseman by Commissioner Rob Manfred. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM After having the majors’ worst record last season, Detroit opened...
    The Tigers did just as expected, taking the consensus top prospect with the first pick in Wednesday’s abbreviated 2020 MLB Draft. Detroit selected Arizona State first baseman Spencer Torkelson, who joined Rick Monday in 1965 (A’s), Floyd Banister in 1976 (Astros) and Bob Horner in 1978 (Braves) as Sun Devils to be drafted No. 1 in the draft. Torkelson hit...
    Here are players to watch in Wednesday’s shortened five-round MLB draft: Spencer Torkelson, 1B, Arizona State The righty hitter is widely projected to go first, to the Tigers. A California native, he has homered 48 times in 112 college games. Austin Martin, 3B/OF, Vanderbilt No relation to the car Aston Martin, the native of DeLand, Fla. (also the birthplace of...
    The biggest news on March 12 was MLB canceling spring training due to the coronavirus. However, college and high school schedules were also terminated, which meant the June draft was going to be dramatically altered in several ways. With few chances to watch players live, teams were going to resort to watching oceans of video and get to know possible...
    What will going from first to worst get the Golden State Warriors? The prize could be Georgia shooting guard Anthony Edwards. The Warriors finished the coronavirus-shortened season with the NBA’s worst record and have a 14-percent chance at drawing the No. 1 pick in the draft lottery rescheduled for Aug. 25. The Cleveland Cavaliers and Minnesota Timberwolves also have a...
    Part 4 in a series on the Mets’ top prospects. It wasn’t until after David Wright’s career was finished or near conclusion that the Mets got serious about finding their next homegrown third baseman. In Brett Baty, the organization may have found that successor. Baty, selected by the Mets in the first round of last year’s draft (12th overall) from...
    If there is a college football season in the fall, Clemson’s potential first-round draft choice Justyn Ross won’t be part of it. Coach Dabo Swinney announced Monday that the rising junior wide receiver has a “congenital fusion” in his neck/spine area and is hoping to return to the field by January. If so, Ross will have to decide whether to...