The Giants may not be willing to meet Bryce Harper‘s 10-year, $300+ million asking price, but that doesn’t mean they’re unwilling to sign the 26-year-old this winter. The two sides met for a four-hour meeting in Las Vegas on Monday, after which club president Farhan Zaidi said there was “mutual interestRead More →

Matt LeCroy was on the phone from South Carolina, apologizing for not calling sooner, explaining about the five kids and coaching basketball and spring training starting, all with a chuckle about how fast an offseason can go by. He’d been at the doctor’s office a few days back when he’dRead More →

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Free agent guard Wesley Matthews has officially signed with the Indiana Pacers. The move was first reported following Thursday’s trade deadline, but the Pacers couldn’t announce it until Sunday. Matthews was waived by the Knicks after a deal that sent Kristaps Porzingis to Dallas and cleared waiversRead More →

Washington (AFP) – Wesley Matthews, a veteran guard in his 10th NBA campaign, signed a contract with the Indiana Pacers on Sunday, three days after being released by the New York Knicks. The 32-year-old son of Wes Matthews, a two-time NBA champion with the Los Angeles Lakers in the 1980s,Read More →

Draymond Green didn’t make the 2019 NBA All-Star team. Neither did Rudy Gobert. For some reason, Green had lots to say about Gobert’s reaction, which included briefly welling up with tears when discussing his All-Star snub and Gobert’s mother’s reaction to the news that the Utah Jazz center didn’t makeRead More →

William Byron claimed his first career pole in the NASCAR Cup Series, and Chevrolet’s 700th in the discipline, as Hendrick Motorsports dominated qualifying for the Daytona 500. Byron’s time of 46.319s was 0.036 seconds quicker than team-mate Alex Bowman, who was second fastest in the second part of qualifying. TheRead More →

The first year of the Kirk Cousins experiment didn’t go well, with the Vikings regressing from a final four team to one of the 20 franchises that watch the playoffs from home. In a recent visit to the PFT Live set at the Super Bowl, Vikings receiver Stefon Diggs wasRead More →

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — NASCAR has ejected the car chiefs for Chase Elliott, Ty Dillon and Austin Dillon through the Daytona 500 for repeated inspection failures before qualifying for the race. The drivers also were docked 15 minutes from the final Cup practice before next Sunday’s race. NASCAR hasRead More →

Steve Spurrier and former Redskins LB make big splash in AAF debut originally appeared on nbcsportswashington.com Among many things, the Alliance of American Football wants to present fringe NFL players with another chance to prove they belong on a 53-man roster, and one former Redskins linebacker did just that onRead More →

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The cars of Chase Elliott, Austin Dillon and Ty Dillon each failed inspection twice before Daytona 500 qualifying Sunday at Daytona International Speedway. Each team had its car chief ejected for the rest of the Speedweeks. They will not be allowed back at the track untilRead More →

Anthony Davis, Rich Paul mocked by teams, agents for no deadline trade originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com Twitter wasn’t only the place having fun at the expense of the Los Angeles Lakers, Anthony Davis and his agent Rich Paul after the New Orleans Pelicans center was not dealt by Thursday’s NBA trade deadline.Read More →

Los Angeles Rams cornerback Nickell Robey-Coleman has been smacked with a hefty fine for a hit in a second straight playoff game. Robey-Coleman was fined $26,739 by the NFL for a helmet-to-helmet hit on a prone New England Patriots running back Rex Burkhead in the first quarter of Super BowlRead More →

Much has been said and written in the past week regarding the decision by 16 sportswriters to make Patriots receiver Julian Edelman the MVP of Super Bowl LIII. One of those 16 voters, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com, has an idea that perhaps should have been the right answer: The entireRead More →

Magic Johnson wants the Los Angeles Lakers to rally together after a failed attempt to trade for New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis. Lonzo Ball, Kyle Kuzma, Brandon Ingram and Rajon Rondo were all mentioned as part of the Lakers’ bid to acquire All-Star forward Davis before Thursday’s deadline. LosRead More →

The green flag will drop on the NASCAR season today with the exhibition Advance Auto Parts Clash at Daytona International Speedway. The race will see 20 Cup drivers competing for the win. The field is made up of drivers who won a Cup pole in 2018, former Clash winners who competedRead More →