Month: August 2018

NBA

NBA Offseason Roundup: August 24, 2018

A 14-second shot clock, Dwyane Wade and Jimmy Butler’s Instagram “Feud,” and Toronto attempts to tighten their grip on Kawhi’s future. Catch up on all the latest NBA action in this week’s offseason roundup.

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NFL Preview: AFC South

Following years of cellar-dwelling play in the AFC South, the division emerged in 2017 with two playoff teams, both of which won playoff games. Was that the start of an upward trend or just a blip on the radar? Andrew Luck is back. Deshaun Watson is back. If it is a trend, we could see two AFC South teams winning playoff games again in 2018–this time in different uniforms.

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NFL Preview: AFC West

Let’s ditch our boots, 10-gallon hats, and pistols and throw on a nice floral shirt, because (spoiler alert) this year the West is won in San Diego.

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NBA Offseason Roundup: August 10, 2018

Has the NCAA made an about-face on their amateurism model (no!)? Which teams get the opening week national broadcast spots (the big market ones!)? Vegas released their 2018-2019 win total projections–what are the surefire bets? All this and more in our latest NBA Offseason Roundup.

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NFL Preview: AFC East

The Patriots look ready to dominate the East for the 10th year in a row, while the Bills and Jets are in stuck in tank mode as they wait for their rookie QBs to mature. Can the Dolphins compete now that Tannehill is back in the fold?

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NFL Preview: AFC North

The Steelers are set to dominate the North once again. The Browns have nowhere to go but up. The Ravens and Bengals weren’t very good last year but benefitted from playing the Browns twice. Can Flacco return to Super Bowl form from their run 6 years ago? Will Marvin Lewis finally break through with a playoff victory in the black and orange?