Basketball

TBT 2020 title game preview: Players to know, X factors and more

Basketball recruiting insider. Joined ESPN in 2014. Graduate of University of Delaware. Thanks to Maurice Creek’s game-winning 3-pointer on Sunday, we’re going to have a first-time TBT champion on Tuesday night. Creek’s shot sent No. 22 seed Sideline Cancer to its first title-game appearance, while No. 4 seed Golden Eagles are back in the championship […]

NFL

Better, worse or the same: Stacking up NFL teams’ progress in 2020

Better, worse or the same? That’s the question that many fans are wondering about their respective teams for the 2020 NFL season after an offseason of free agency, the NFL draft, retirements of star players and virtual meetings because of the coronavirus pandemic. Rather than offering an overarching answer about each roster as it stands, […]

MLB

Why the Dodgers now have baseball’s best lineup

Sports reporter, Kansas City Star, 2002-09 Writer, Baseball, Baseball Prospectus Co-author, Pro Basketball Prospectus Member, Baseball Writers Association of America Member, Professional Basketball Writers Association People tend to lose their heads when an elite player changes teams. In a good way. For fans of the team that acquires the star, it’s a time to dream. […]

MLB

Why the Dodgers now have baseball’s best lineup

Sports reporter, Kansas City Star, 2002-09 Writer, Baseball, Baseball Prospectus Co-author, Pro Basketball Prospectus Member, Baseball Writers Association of America Member, Professional Basketball Writers Association People tend to lose their heads when an elite player changes teams. In a good way. For fans of the team that acquires the star, it’s a time to dream. […]