The big winners and losers this week in the NFL preseason

The second week of the preseason is a little bit of a comedown from the euphoria of “welcome back, football!” the week before. That doesn’t mean there aren’t things get excited about, though. This year, the matchups are pretty dang good for a random preseason week. Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers made their 2018 debuts […]


This kid got the foul ball he wanted, and then some

A young Chicago Cubs fan will have a nice story to tell from Sunday’s game, a satisfying resolution to what was an unfortunate situation. There are no written rules for fans that cover such a thing, but the general rule on foul balls in the stands is to defer to the younger fan. It’s hard […]


This next championship ring is going on the Warriors’ middle fingers

Some things can be simultaneously appalling and hilarious. This is especially possible in an entertainment realm, where the stakes are fairly self-contained and don’t affect the lives of the commons. Such is DeMarcus Cousins’ decision to take $ 5.3 million from the Warriors. It is hilarious. It is appalling. Why is it appalling? Because the […]

Shaq and Judge Judy goofing off at a Marlins game is the best thing to happen at a Marlins game this year

Y’ALL. Shaq picked Judge Judy up at a Marlins game like it’s their gosh darn wedding night and she laughed harder than she may have ever laughed in public and someone caught it on camera and it’s amazing. I don’t think I actually want any additional context for what’s happening here. It’s too beautiful for […]


This is just the beginning for the 76ers

The Philadelphia 76ers’ season is over. Two years removed from losing 72 games, Philadelphia climbed to the No. 3 seed in the Eastern Conference, won their first playoff series in six years, but finally succumbed to the Boston Celtics in Game 5 on Wednesday. So yes, it was premature to speculate about how the 76ers […]