Category: SPORTS

A BAD MISS

By Marc Lawrence — Philadelphia 76ers forward Mike Scott said players being given a list of phrases they may put on the backs of their

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SARATOGA COMES HOME

An enterprising Saratoga race fan will not be denied. Whatever the decision, this horseplayer is ready for the 2020 race meet.

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CH-CH-CH-CH CHANGES

By Marc Lawrence — As the Washington Redskins ponder whether to change their name amid pressure from sponsors, and Amazon ready to pull Redskins merchandise

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BORN IN THE USA

By Marc Lawrence — The Conference-USA has developed an outstanding tradition of quarterbacks throughout its history. And like last year, 2020 could mark one of

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BUBBLE TROUBLE

By Marc Lawrence — The NBA has yet to officially restart the 2020 season in Florida, but the league has already begun discussions with the

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LOCKDOWN LOWDOWN

By Marc Lawrence — As the coronavirus has spread around the globe in recent months, tournaments, games and other sporting events were canceled, and others

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WHAT’S UP, DOG

By Marc Lawrence — Victor King of Playbook Totals Tipsheet fame lends this treatise for today: If Tom Brady is the GOAT of Professional Football,

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INFECTIOUS PROSPECTOUS

By Marc Lawrence — COVID-19 does not discriminate, and young athletes are not immune to complications. Ever since the coronavirus pandemic started a few months

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12 KEY NBA MATCHUPS

By Marc Lawrence — Each NBA team will have eight regular-season games to help finalize playoff seeding, with the first two games starting on July

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CAM BETTER FIT THAN TOM

By Marc Lawrence — Cam Newton’s addition makes the New England Patriots better than they were last week with presumed starting quarterback Jarrett Stidham. But

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PICK YOUR POISON

By Marc Lawrence — With the final hurdles cleared for a 2020 MLB season, the likes of which we’ve never seen before, ESPN’s baseball writers,

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HANDICAPPING 2020 NBA

By Marc Lawrence — When preparing to handicap the revised season ending 8-game play-in for the upcoming NBA playoffs, it is important to note that

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HANDICAP THIS …

By Marc Lawrence — Half of the 66 FBS schools polled said they would not disclose how many of their players tested positive for the

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LESSON FROM THE DOORS

By Marc Lawrence — You’ve got to break on through to the other side: It’s CBS Sports’ contention that it’s hard to win a national

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