Warriors’ ball-handling options on display in blowout win vs. Blazers

[ad_1] SAN FRANCISCO — Ron Adams, with a lifetime of basketball knowledge, walked down the stairs to the Warriors’ locker room Tuesday night, turned to Steve Kerr and had a message for the Warriors coach: These guys can play. That was the reaction after the Warriors’ 131-98 dominant blowout preseason win over the Portland Trail … Read more

Gerrit Cole’s gem, long ball propels Yankees to ALDS Game 1 win over Guardians

[ad_1] The New York Yankees are heavy favorites to take down the Cleveland Guardians in the ALDS, and they showed exactly why. The Yanks took home Game 1 of the series, 4-1. The Guardians got on the board first, as Steven Kwan hit a solo home run in the third inning off Gerrit Cole, who … Read more

Giants player stuck in London after win over Packers

[ad_1] The New York Giants will be a man short Wednesday at practice. That’s because punter Jamie Gillan was forced to stay behind following Sunday’s 27-22 win over the Green Bay Packers in London. Per NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo: #Giants Jamie Gillan remains in London following the trip over the weekend as he works through … Read more

Travis Kelce sets peculiar NFL record that might stand forever during Chiefs’ wild win over Raiders

[ad_1] / Getty Images There aren’t too many NFL records out there that are considered unbreakable, but Travis Kelce might have one that now falls into that category after setting an improbable NFL mark on Monday night during Kansas City’s 30-29 win over Las Vegas. During the game, Kelce caught seven passes for 25 yards … Read more

Phillies steal a playoff win from the Braves in the NLDS with aces Zack Wheeler and Aaron Nola on deck.

[ad_1] ATLANTA — The Phillies slid into the playoffs like mice into a hole, but now that they’re there, they’re roaring like lions. These playoffs seemed like a bonus. They took the sixth seed, the first time a third wild-card existed in a normal season. They won, yawn, 87 games. They were clearly inferior to … Read more

Yankees cruise to Game 1 win after Gerrit Cole escapes jam

[ad_1] NEW YORK — Yankees pitcher Gerrit Cole could have melted down. In the third inning of Game 1 of the American League Division Series on Tuesday, Cole gave up a solo home run to Guardians outfielder Steven Kwan — who hit six in the regular season — before loading the bases by hitting shortstop … Read more

MLB Playoffs: Yankees win ALDS Game 1 behind ace outing from Gerrit Cole

[ad_1] Behind an ace performance from Gerrit Cole and home runs from Harrison Bader and Anthony Rizzo, the Yankees took Game 1 of the ALDS, 4-1. There were nervous moments in the third, but Cole made the necessary mid-frame adjustment to ward off the big inning. And while the offense maybe wasn’t firing on all … Read more

Yordan Alvarez hits 3-run walk-off HR as Astros win Game 1

[ad_1] HOUSTON — Yordan Alvarez smashed a game-ending, three-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning off Robbie Ray, wrecking the Seattle Mariners’ strategy of using a Cy Young Award winner in a rare relief role and vaulting the Houston Astros to an 8-7 victory Tuesday in their playoff opener. Trailing all game after … Read more

Nick Castellanos brings the chaos, leading Phillies to win over Braves in NLDS Game 1

[ad_1] ATLANTA — Nick Castellanos has a way of ruining well-intentioned moments. On a brilliant blue Tuesday afternoon in Georgia, the Phillies right fielder stomped all over the Braves’ march to a World Series title defense. Castellanos has become a meme for his tendency – through absolutely no fault of his own – to intrude … Read more

Chiefs beat Raiders: KC stole momentum from Las Vegas in Monday night’s win

[ad_1] The Kansas City Chiefs’ Monday Night Football game against the Las Vegas Raiders had all the ingredients of a game they might lose. Staring down a 17-0 second-quarter deficit — with the Buffalo Bills on the schedule next week — the idea that the Chiefs fell into a trap game seemed like it might … Read more