Plus size portal w/ a side of Matsuyama

Baylor won the National Championship last Monday night by thumping previously unbeaten Gonzaga.  Gonzaga had two transfers—Andrew Cook and Andrew Nembhard—in their main rotation.  Baylor had four transfers—Mario Teague, Dayvian Mitchell, Adam Flagler, and Jonathan Tchatchoua—in their main rotation. Welcome to college basketball 2021. The transfer portal is overflowing, and college basketball coaches must discover (more…)

Short season shouldn’t raise your expectations for the Pittsburgh Pirates

The crack of baseball bats can be heard once again. Baseballs are flying through the air in ballparks throughout America. Hitters are honing their swings. Pitchers are improving their spin rates. Managers are figuring out the best strategy for a 60 game season. In less than two weeks, barring yet another COVID-19 disaster, the 60 (more…)