So much for the Thunder

The Thunder never turned into a proper title contender after trading for Paul George and Carmelo Anthony. As it turns out, the Thunder never turned into a properly reliable team. Oklahoma City lost Game 3 of its series with the Jazz on Saturday, dropping to 2-1 for the series. Utah has Game 4 at home, […]


Colin Kaepernick Receives Amnesty International's Highest Honor For Activism

Amnesty International on Saturday named former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick its 2018 Ambassador of Conscience for his kneeling protests against racial injustice.  The award, given to Kaepernick in an Amsterdam ceremony, is handed out each year to “individuals and groups who speak out for justice,” Amnesty says on its website, with an aim to “create […]


Avalanche vs. Predators 2018: Schedule, scores, and live stream for NHL playoffs

The Colorado Avalanche are matched up with the Nashville Predators in the first round of the 2018 NHL playoffs. The Predators finished the season atop the Central Division, finishing off 53-18-11 campaign with 117 points. A few spot down in the division, the Avalanche finished the year with a 43-30-9 record and 95 points. What […]


The Karolyis Say They Had No Idea About Nassar Abuse At Their Training Facility

Martha and Bela Karolyi of the infamous Karolyi Ranch, an elite gymnastics training center that’s sent dozens of athletes to the Olympics, have finally broken their silence about former USA Gymnastics team doctor and convicted child molester Larry Nassar.  The two sat down with NBC “Today” co-host Savannah Guthrie for a “Dateline” segment set to air this Sunday. […]


Slowly, gently, The Process unfurls its splendor

Joel Embiid is back … wearing an indestructable mask with goggles … and winning playoff games for the Philadelphia 76ers. Embiid played for the first time in a month after breaking his face on Markelle Fultz’s mysterious shoulder in the regular season. Embiid had exited the NBA’s concussion protocol earlier this week and expressed frustration […]