If you listen to Boston sports talk radio, you might be convinced that Tuukka Rask is among the worst goaltenders in NHL history, especially when it comes to playoff performance. Never mind the fact that Rask is tied for the third-best career regular-season save percentage

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Monday 05.20.19 Former Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson, who was objectively bad at his job and who admitted to not giving his full attention to his job and who publicly quit his job without telling his boss, put most of the blame for the team’s disastrous season on the “backstabbing” Rob […]

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Juwan Howard going back to coach his alma mater is phenomenal for the University of Michigan’s basketball program, the entire school and college basketball at large. But for the NBA, it’s also disappointing. Howard is the latest African American former player to give up on waiting for an opportunity to be a head coach in […]

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When it was announced this week that Seattle Storm point guard Sue Bird would miss the 2019 WNBA season with a knee injury, it was just the latest in a long line of maladies that have struck the league this year. In addition to Bird, the sport has seen absences take out her teammate Breanna […]

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Although the Eastern Conference finals are still tied at two games apiece, we’re already looking ahead to the NBA Finals. In the video above, FiveThirtyEight’s Neil Paine wonders which team would be a tougher matchup for the Warriors: the Bucks or the Raptors. Check out our latest NBA predictions. Powered by WPeMatico

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Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Chris Long took a life-changing trip to Tanzania in 2013. During his time in East Africa, his eyes were opened to the global water crisis. As a result, Chris founded The Waterboys to help bring clean water to Tanzania. Powered by WPeMatico

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Major League Baseball seems to be on an unstoppable pathway to more and more strikeouts. After a record share of plate appearances ended in a strikeout last season (22.3 percent), this season is winding up to set another record: If the to-date strikeout rate of 23 percent holds or increases over the season, it would […]

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Magic Johnson could’ve just ridden his dragon home. And yes — that is the obligatory Game of Thrones reference. He’d won. He was out. Johnson infamously stepped down as president of the Los Angeles Lakers in early April with that impromptu, awkward news conference on the final day of the team’s season, citing “backstabbing” and […]

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