Will Zalaris has another US Open closing

BROOKLINE, Massachusetts – The emotion was palpable, the sting stronger. His second place last month’s PGA Championship gave him confidence. This one just hurts. Will Zalatoris was a runner-up in the second consecutive major, but that was different from losing in the playoffs in the Southern Hills. He made a pair of 8-feet on the … Read more

Tobias Harris, John Collins and others

After the 2021-22 NBA season officially ends, the teams will begin to maneuver before the huge off-season. We’ve already seen a surprise deal fall apart as the Houston Rockets agree to send Christian Wood of the Dallas Mavericks for payroll and first round selection in the upcoming draft. See below the latest part of our … Read more

Eflin’s release suggests that his aching knee is still causing him problems

WASHINGTON – Until a few days ago, Phyllis didn’t know for sure if Zack Eflin would be able to release on Sunday. Looking back, maybe he shouldn’t have. After allowing four runs and enduring just two innings in one go, a 9-3 loss to the Washington Nationals, Eflin admitted that the bruise on his right … Read more

The Washington Nationals are retiring Ryan Zimmerman’s 11th

WASHINGTON – Seventeen years and 11 days later Ryan Zimmerman was the first player ever selected by the newly arrived Washington National team, and just over eight months after appearing in his last game for the franchise, his number 11 became the first shirt number to be withdrawn from the club. During a ceremony before … Read more

Avalanche observations: the dominance of Valery Nichushkin, the numbers of Cale McCarthy and others

While playing, avalanche look like a team that feels free on the ice, especially in 7-0 match 2, which saw them skating around the elite Tampa Bay club. Colorado also looks like a team that immediately refocuses after wins. That’s part of why the team is 14-2 this postseason: coach Jared Bednar’s club has remained … Read more