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Grades for the Sixers at the halfway point of the 2019-20 season

Grades for the Sixers at the halfway point of the 2019-20 season

The Sixers are 41 games into their season. We go through and grade the entire roster to assess where they're at. Read full article: Grades for the Sixers at the halfway poi...→

Grades for the Sixers at the halfway point of the 2019-20 season

Grades for the Sixers at the halfway point of the 2019-20 season

The Sixers are 41 games into their season. We go through and grade the entire roster to assess where they're at. Read full article: Grades for the Sixers at the halfway poi...→

Berkeley’s Victory Point Cafe celebrates coffee, beer and board games

Berkeley’s Victory Point Cafe celebrates coffee, beer and board games

Tabletop gaming is an international obsession. At this stay-and-play board game cafe, you can sip local coffee and beer while nibbling on a hot sandwich or salad and choosing from 800 games. Read full article: Berkeley’s Victory Point Cafe celebrates...→

Stock up and down: What is — and isn’t — working for the Wizards at halfway point

Stock up and down: What is — and isn’t — working for the Wizards at halfway point

Throughout the first half of the NBA season, the Washington Wizards have often been painted as a “feel-good” story of the league. But is it good as it seems? Bradley Beal’s recent comments raise questions. Read full article: Stock up and down: What is — and isn’t —...→

At season’s halfway point, Bulls are limping along

At season’s halfway point, Bulls are limping along

Sure, they played the Celtics even after the first quarter. But the damage already had been done in Monday’s loss. Read full article: At season’s halfway point, Bulls are lim...→

Bulls reach the halfway point in a crawl, losing in Boston by 12

Bulls reach the halfway point in a crawl, losing in Boston by 12

Sure, they played the home team even after the first quarter, but the damage was done as the Celtics doubled the Bulls up in that first stanza. And just like that the season is at the halfway point. Read full article: Bulls reach the halfway point in a crawl...→

Here are the 49ers’ Top 5 most memorable games so far this season

Here are the 49ers’ Top 5 most memorable games so far this season

These five unforgettable games helped shape the 49ers’ most successful season in seven years. Read full article: Here are the 49ers’ Top 5 most memorable...→

Blackhawks At Pivotal Point Of Season As They Make Playoff Push

Blackhawks At Pivotal Point Of Season As They Make Playoff Push

If the Blackhawks are going to make a playoff push, they need to play better at the United Center. They’ve won their last two, but overall they’re just 10-9-3 on their home ice. Read full article: Blackhawks At Pivotal Point Of Season As...→

Approaching halfway point, Wolves lose to Iowa Wild

Approaching halfway point, Wolves lose to Iowa Wild

The Wolves’ special teams struggled against an Iowa team that’s won 7 of 8 games. Read full article: Approaching halfway point, Wolves lose t...→

Tom Brady Becomes First 42-Year-Old To Start 16 Games In NFL Season

Tom Brady Becomes First 42-Year-Old To Start 16 Games In NFL Season

Tom Brady has stated time and time again that he intends to play into his mid-40s. In the meantime, he's setting some NFL history. Read full article: Tom Brady Becomes First 42-Year-Old To S...→

Tom Brady’s final regular season games as a Patriot could be at hand

Tom Brady’s final regular season games as a Patriot could be at hand

It’s possible Brady will be playing his final two regular season games at home in the next two weeks. So enjoy whatever ride is left from No. 12. Read full article: Tom Brady’s final regular season games a...→

Sixers' Joel Embiid Responds To Criticism With Season-High 38 Points In Win Over Celtics

Sixers' Joel Embiid Responds To Criticism With Season-High 38 Points In Win Over Celtics

Earlier in the week, Barkley said Embiid is the toughest matchup in the league, but he doesn't take advantage of it. Read full article: Sixers' Joel Embiid Responds To Criticis...→

After 15 games, Patrick Kane’s resilient point streak finally snapped

After 15 games, Patrick Kane’s resilient point streak finally snapped

Kane produced 24 points in total and at least one in each of the 15 games, the third-longest streak of his career. Read full article: After 15 games, Patrick Kane’s resilient...→

Wild extend season-long point streak with shootout win over Stars

Wild extend season-long point streak with shootout win over Stars

As solid as the Wild have been over the past couple of weeks, their biggest problem has been their inability to compete in overtime. They entered Sunday’s game against the Dallas Stars with t… Read full article: Wild extend season-long point streak wit...→

Bookmaker Creates Point-Spread Formula To Bet On Thanksgiving Pickup 'Turkey Bowl' Football Games

Bookmaker Creates Point-Spread Formula To Bet On Thanksgiving Pickup 'Turkey Bowl' Football Games

It’s designed to add some more fun to the family faceoffs while promoting itself as the fast-growing legal sports betting industry spreads throughout the country. Read full article: Bookmaker Creates Point-Spread Formula T...→

Huskies needed point guard Quade Green this season, and he needed them, too

Huskies needed point guard Quade Green this season, and he needed them, too

Green, who received NCAA approval to play seven days before the season opener, is possibly the last piece to the Huskies’ championship puzzle. Read full article: Huskies needed point guard Quade Green t...→

Sixers Fans Are in a Frenzy After Ben Simmons Hit His First Regular-season Three-pointer

Sixers Fans Are in a Frenzy After Ben Simmons Hit His First Regular-season Three-pointer

Ben Simmons hit his first regular-season three-pointer - seriously ... and social media went into a frenzy. By Brooke Destra Read full article: Sixers Fans Are in a Frenzy After Ben Si...→

Sixers' Joel Embiid named All-Star starter for third straight season

Sixers' Joel Embiid named All-Star starter for third straight season

Joel Embiid might not have played a game since January 6, but that didn't stop the Sixers center from being named an All-Star starter for the third straight season, something no other Sixers player has done since Allen Iverson in the early 2000s when he started seven straight. And there's no question that Embiid has earned the honor in just his fourth season playing in the NBA after sitting his first two seasons with injuries.  Read full article: Sixers' Joel Embiid named All-Star start...→

Seahawks’ 2019 report card: Bob Condotta grades Seattle’s playoff season by position group

Seahawks’ 2019 report card: Bob Condotta grades Seattle’s playoff season by position group

The end of the Seahawks' season left Pete Carroll, coaches, players and fans to spend the offseason sifting through what happened and wondering where the team goes from here. It also means it’s time for our final grades for the... Read full article: Seahawks’ 2019 report card: Bob Condotta...→

Clippers are a work in progress as they approach halfway point

Clippers are a work in progress as they approach halfway point

Kawhi Leonard says the team, at 27-13 overall but just 7-6 in its past 13 games, simply needs to “keep fighting, keep being confident, keep wanting to win.” Read full article: Clippers are a work in progress as they ...→

Sixers Limit Luka Doncic but Slide to Loss in Worst Shooting Performance of Season

Sixers Limit Luka Doncic but Slide to Loss in Worst Shooting Performance of Season

The Sixers held Luka Doncic to 4 for 15 shooting and took 19 more shots than the Mavericks on Saturday night but had their worst shooting performance of the season in a 109-91 loss in Dallas. Read full article: Sixers Limit Luka Doncic but Slide to Lo...→

3-tiered extra point, kickoff changes highlight XFL rules designed for faster, more exciting games

3-tiered extra point, kickoff changes highlight XFL rules designed for faster, more exciting games

With the XFL's first games just a month away, the league has unveiled some specific rules that will differentiate it from the NFL. Read full article: 3-tiered extra point, kickoff changes hi...→

The Sixers can't keep building as if Ben Simmons is just a point guard

The Sixers can't keep building as if Ben Simmons is just a point guard

The Sixers can't recoup their squandered assets and cap space, but they can reclaim some of that flexibility on the floor, and that starts with trying to lean into Simmons' versatility instead of running from it. Read full article: The Sixers can't keep building as if Ben...→

The worst 10 San Jose Sharks records by the halfway point

The worst 10 San Jose Sharks records by the halfway point

San Jose Sharks’ record of 17-21-3 one of the top 10 worst in team history at midway point of NHL season Read full article: The worst 10 San Jose Sharks records by ...→

Fourth quarter: Rams still have path to playoffs in last four games of season

Fourth quarter: Rams still have path to playoffs in last four games of season

The Rams can still see an NFC playoff berth from where they sit, but the view is much different than it was a year ago. Here’s a game-by-game look at the rest of their season. Read full article: Fourth quarter: Rams still have path to ...→

'I Love Guarding Great Players': Sixers' Ben Simmons Putting Early-Season Emphasis On Defensive End

'I Love Guarding Great Players': Sixers' Ben Simmons Putting Early-Season Emphasis On Defensive End

Before the 2019-20 season tipped off, Ben Simmons set goals for himself with one being Defensive Player of the Year. Read full article: 'I Love Guarding Great Players': Sixers'...→

Joel Embiid says zero-point game in Toronto has changed his approach to the season

Joel Embiid says zero-point game in Toronto has changed his approach to the season

Inspired by a terrible game in Toronto, Joel Embiid says he has changed his approach to the season moving forward. Read full article: Joel Embiid says zero-point game in Toro...→

Islanders' point streak ends at 17 games with shutout loss

ANAHEIM, Calif. – The franchise-record streak of gaining at least one point in 17 straight games is over. Now the Islanders are dealing with their second losing streak of the season. Plus, they were s Read full article: Islanders' point streak ends at 17 games...→

Wild extend season-long point streak with win over rival Avalanche

Wild extend season-long point streak with win over rival Avalanche

Don’t look now, but the Wild might actually have something going here. After a brutal start to the 2019-20 campaign, the Wild have strung together some solid play as of late, combining timely… Read full article: Wild extend season-long point streak wit...→

Ben Simmons Notches First Career 30-Point Triple-Double In Sixers 117-111 Win Over Nets

Ben Simmons Notches First Career 30-Point Triple-Double In Sixers 117-111 Win Over Nets

Announced as the Eastern Conference player of the week during the game, Simmons got a good start on winning the next week's award, too. Read full article: Ben Simmons Notches First Career 30-Poin...→

Why did the Seahawks offense play so much better in the second half of games this season?

Why did the Seahawks offense play so much better in the second half of games this season?

The Seahawks will spend the offseason thinking about the same question as their fans: Why did it seem to take so long for the offense to get going so often? Read full article: Why did the Seahawks offense play so muc...→

Halfway Through the Regular Season, Sixers Look a Bit Desperate in Their Search for Identity

Halfway Through the Regular Season, Sixers Look a Bit Desperate in Their Search for Identity

Halfway through the regular season, the Sixers have yet to arrive upon a dependable identity for a variety of reasons. They look a bit desperate in their search for one. Read full article: Halfway Through the Regular Season, Sixe...→

Texas Rangers Release Game Times For 2020 Season, Most Weekend Home Games To Start Slightly Earlier

Texas Rangers Release Game Times For 2020 Season, Most Weekend Home Games To Start Slightly Earlier

The Texas Rangers have released the game times for the 2020 season as they put the finishing touches on their new ballpark. Read full article: Texas Rangers Release Game Times For 202...→

New Year’s resolutions at the halfway point: Our 6 goal-setters are still at it

New Year’s resolutions at the halfway point: Our 6 goal-setters are still at it

Turns out, it is possible to keep a New Year’s resolution. At least, that’s been the case for Stephanie Schempp of West St. Paul, one of the resolution makers the Pioneer Press began fo… Read full article: New Year’s resolutions at the halfway po...→

Assessing the Sixers at the quarter mark of the season

Assessing the Sixers at the quarter mark of the season

If you can believe it, the Sixers are already over a quarter of the way through the 2019-20 NBA season, slowly marching toward their goal of a championship. The games have piled up fast and furious, with their opening night win over the Boston Celtics feeling like it happened in approximately 1993. Read full article: Assessing the Sixers at the quarter mark...→

US Experiencing Highest Flu Infection Rate At This Point Of Season In A Decade, CDC Says

US Experiencing Highest Flu Infection Rate At This Point Of Season In A Decade, CDC Says

It's an early uptick considering the flu typically begins to gain steam after Christmas, due in part to holiday gatherings. Read full article: US Experiencing Highest Flu Infection Ra...→

Sixers Trounce Jimmy Butler, Heat in Finest Performance of Young Season

Sixers Trounce Jimmy Butler, Heat in Finest Performance of Young Season

The Sixers turned in their finest performance of the young season, overshadowing Jimmy Butler's return with a 113-86 drubbing of the Heat at the Wells Fargo Center Saturday night. By Paul Hudrick Read full article: Sixers Trounce Jimmy Butler, Heat in Fin...→

The saving grace of the Redskins’ disastrous season? The games end quickly.

The saving grace of the Redskins’ disastrous season? The games end quickly.

Entering Week 12, the average Redskins game has lasted just 2 hours and 57 minutes in 2019 — the fastest rate of not only this season, but the entire decade. Read full article: The saving grace of the Redskins’ disast...→

Berkeley’s Victory Point Cafe celebrates coffee, beer and board games

Berkeley’s Victory Point Cafe celebrates coffee, beer and board games

Tabletop gaming is an international obsession. At this stay-and-play board game cafe, you can sip local coffee and beer while nibbling on a hot sandwich or salad and choosing from 800 games. Read full article: Berkeley’s Victory Point Cafe celebrates...→

Ben Simmons Notches First Career 30-Point Triple-Double In Sixers 117-111 Win Over Nets

Ben Simmons Notches First Career 30-Point Triple-Double In Sixers 117-111 Win Over Nets

Announced as the Eastern Conference player of the week during the game, Simmons got a good start on winning the next week's award, too. Read full article: Ben Simmons Notches First Career 30-Poin...→

Seahawks’ 2019 report card: Bob Condotta grades Seattle’s playoff season by position group

Seahawks’ 2019 report card: Bob Condotta grades Seattle’s playoff season by position group

The end of the Seahawks' season left Pete Carroll, coaches, players and fans to spend the offseason sifting through what happened and wondering where the team goes from here. It also means it’s time for our final grades for the... Read full article: Seahawks’ 2019 report card: Bob Condotta...→

At season’s halfway point, Bulls are limping along

At season’s halfway point, Bulls are limping along

Sure, they played the Celtics even after the first quarter. But the damage already had been done in Monday’s loss. Read full article: At season’s halfway point, Bulls are lim...→

Halfway Through the Regular Season, Sixers Look a Bit Desperate in Their Search for Identity

Halfway Through the Regular Season, Sixers Look a Bit Desperate in Their Search for Identity

Halfway through the regular season, the Sixers have yet to arrive upon a dependable identity for a variety of reasons. They look a bit desperate in their search for one. Read full article: Halfway Through the Regular Season, Sixe...→

Sixers Limit Luka Doncic but Slide to Loss in Worst Shooting Performance of Season

Sixers Limit Luka Doncic but Slide to Loss in Worst Shooting Performance of Season

The Sixers held Luka Doncic to 4 for 15 shooting and took 19 more shots than the Mavericks on Saturday night but had their worst shooting performance of the season in a 109-91 loss in Dallas. Read full article: Sixers Limit Luka Doncic but Slide to Lo...→

Here are the 49ers’ Top 5 most memorable games so far this season

Here are the 49ers’ Top 5 most memorable games so far this season

These five unforgettable games helped shape the 49ers’ most successful season in seven years. Read full article: Here are the 49ers’ Top 5 most memorable...→

Texas Rangers Release Game Times For 2020 Season, Most Weekend Home Games To Start Slightly Earlier

Texas Rangers Release Game Times For 2020 Season, Most Weekend Home Games To Start Slightly Earlier

The Texas Rangers have released the game times for the 2020 season as they put the finishing touches on their new ballpark. Read full article: Texas Rangers Release Game Times For 202...→

3-tiered extra point, kickoff changes highlight XFL rules designed for faster, more exciting games

3-tiered extra point, kickoff changes highlight XFL rules designed for faster, more exciting games

With the XFL's first games just a month away, the league has unveiled some specific rules that will differentiate it from the NFL. Read full article: 3-tiered extra point, kickoff changes hi...→

Approaching halfway point, Wolves lose to Iowa Wild

Approaching halfway point, Wolves lose to Iowa Wild

The Wolves’ special teams struggled against an Iowa team that’s won 7 of 8 games. Read full article: Approaching halfway point, Wolves lose t...→

The worst 10 San Jose Sharks records by the halfway point

The worst 10 San Jose Sharks records by the halfway point

San Jose Sharks’ record of 17-21-3 one of the top 10 worst in team history at midway point of NHL season Read full article: The worst 10 San Jose Sharks records by ...→

Tom Brady Becomes First 42-Year-Old To Start 16 Games In NFL Season

Tom Brady Becomes First 42-Year-Old To Start 16 Games In NFL Season

Tom Brady has stated time and time again that he intends to play into his mid-40s. In the meantime, he's setting some NFL history. Read full article: Tom Brady Becomes First 42-Year-Old To S...→

Tom Brady’s final regular season games as a Patriot could be at hand

Tom Brady’s final regular season games as a Patriot could be at hand

It’s possible Brady will be playing his final two regular season games at home in the next two weeks. So enjoy whatever ride is left from No. 12. Read full article: Tom Brady’s final regular season games a...→

Fourth quarter: Rams still have path to playoffs in last four games of season

Fourth quarter: Rams still have path to playoffs in last four games of season

The Rams can still see an NFC playoff berth from where they sit, but the view is much different than it was a year ago. Here’s a game-by-game look at the rest of their season. Read full article: Fourth quarter: Rams still have path to ...→

After 15 games, Patrick Kane’s resilient point streak finally snapped

After 15 games, Patrick Kane’s resilient point streak finally snapped

Kane produced 24 points in total and at least one in each of the 15 games, the third-longest streak of his career. Read full article: After 15 games, Patrick Kane’s resilient...→

US Experiencing Highest Flu Infection Rate At This Point Of Season In A Decade, CDC Says

US Experiencing Highest Flu Infection Rate At This Point Of Season In A Decade, CDC Says

It's an early uptick considering the flu typically begins to gain steam after Christmas, due in part to holiday gatherings. Read full article: US Experiencing Highest Flu Infection Ra...→

Joel Embiid says zero-point game in Toronto has changed his approach to the season

Joel Embiid says zero-point game in Toronto has changed his approach to the season

Inspired by a terrible game in Toronto, Joel Embiid says he has changed his approach to the season moving forward. Read full article: Joel Embiid says zero-point game in Toro...→

Bookmaker Creates Point-Spread Formula To Bet On Thanksgiving Pickup 'Turkey Bowl' Football Games

Bookmaker Creates Point-Spread Formula To Bet On Thanksgiving Pickup 'Turkey Bowl' Football Games

It’s designed to add some more fun to the family faceoffs while promoting itself as the fast-growing legal sports betting industry spreads throughout the country. Read full article: Bookmaker Creates Point-Spread Formula T...→

Sixers Trounce Jimmy Butler, Heat in Finest Performance of Young Season

Sixers Trounce Jimmy Butler, Heat in Finest Performance of Young Season

The Sixers turned in their finest performance of the young season, overshadowing Jimmy Butler's return with a 113-86 drubbing of the Heat at the Wells Fargo Center Saturday night. By Paul Hudrick Read full article: Sixers Trounce Jimmy Butler, Heat in Fin...→

Wild extend season-long point streak with win over rival Avalanche

Wild extend season-long point streak with win over rival Avalanche

Don’t look now, but the Wild might actually have something going here. After a brutal start to the 2019-20 campaign, the Wild have strung together some solid play as of late, combining timely… Read full article: Wild extend season-long point streak wit...→

Sixers Fans Are in a Frenzy After Ben Simmons Hit His First Regular-season Three-pointer

Sixers Fans Are in a Frenzy After Ben Simmons Hit His First Regular-season Three-pointer

Ben Simmons hit his first regular-season three-pointer - seriously ... and social media went into a frenzy. By Brooke Destra Read full article: Sixers Fans Are in a Frenzy After Ben Si...→

Sixers' Joel Embiid named All-Star starter for third straight season

Sixers' Joel Embiid named All-Star starter for third straight season

Joel Embiid might not have played a game since January 6, but that didn't stop the Sixers center from being named an All-Star starter for the third straight season, something no other Sixers player has done since Allen Iverson in the early 2000s when he started seven straight. And there's no question that Embiid has earned the honor in just his fourth season playing in the NBA after sitting his first two seasons with injuries.  Read full article: Sixers' Joel Embiid named All-Star start...→

Stock up and down: What is — and isn’t — working for the Wizards at halfway point

Stock up and down: What is — and isn’t — working for the Wizards at halfway point

Throughout the first half of the NBA season, the Washington Wizards have often been painted as a “feel-good” story of the league. But is it good as it seems? Bradley Beal’s recent comments raise questions. Read full article: Stock up and down: What is — and isn’t —...→

Why did the Seahawks offense play so much better in the second half of games this season?

Why did the Seahawks offense play so much better in the second half of games this season?

The Seahawks will spend the offseason thinking about the same question as their fans: Why did it seem to take so long for the offense to get going so often? Read full article: Why did the Seahawks offense play so muc...→

Clippers are a work in progress as they approach halfway point

Clippers are a work in progress as they approach halfway point

Kawhi Leonard says the team, at 27-13 overall but just 7-6 in its past 13 games, simply needs to “keep fighting, keep being confident, keep wanting to win.” Read full article: Clippers are a work in progress as they ...→

Bulls reach the halfway point in a crawl, losing in Boston by 12

Bulls reach the halfway point in a crawl, losing in Boston by 12

Sure, they played the home team even after the first quarter, but the damage was done as the Celtics doubled the Bulls up in that first stanza. And just like that the season is at the halfway point. Read full article: Bulls reach the halfway point in a crawl...→

Blackhawks At Pivotal Point Of Season As They Make Playoff Push

Blackhawks At Pivotal Point Of Season As They Make Playoff Push

If the Blackhawks are going to make a playoff push, they need to play better at the United Center. They’ve won their last two, but overall they’re just 10-9-3 on their home ice. Read full article: Blackhawks At Pivotal Point Of Season As...→

New Year’s resolutions at the halfway point: Our 6 goal-setters are still at it

New Year’s resolutions at the halfway point: Our 6 goal-setters are still at it

Turns out, it is possible to keep a New Year’s resolution. At least, that’s been the case for Stephanie Schempp of West St. Paul, one of the resolution makers the Pioneer Press began fo… Read full article: New Year’s resolutions at the halfway po...→

The Sixers can't keep building as if Ben Simmons is just a point guard

The Sixers can't keep building as if Ben Simmons is just a point guard

The Sixers can't recoup their squandered assets and cap space, but they can reclaim some of that flexibility on the floor, and that starts with trying to lean into Simmons' versatility instead of running from it. Read full article: The Sixers can't keep building as if Ben...→

Sixers' Joel Embiid Responds To Criticism With Season-High 38 Points In Win Over Celtics

Sixers' Joel Embiid Responds To Criticism With Season-High 38 Points In Win Over Celtics

Earlier in the week, Barkley said Embiid is the toughest matchup in the league, but he doesn't take advantage of it. Read full article: Sixers' Joel Embiid Responds To Criticis...→

Assessing the Sixers at the quarter mark of the season

Assessing the Sixers at the quarter mark of the season

If you can believe it, the Sixers are already over a quarter of the way through the 2019-20 NBA season, slowly marching toward their goal of a championship. The games have piled up fast and furious, with their opening night win over the Boston Celtics feeling like it happened in approximately 1993. Read full article: Assessing the Sixers at the quarter mark...→

'I Love Guarding Great Players': Sixers' Ben Simmons Putting Early-Season Emphasis On Defensive End

'I Love Guarding Great Players': Sixers' Ben Simmons Putting Early-Season Emphasis On Defensive End

Before the 2019-20 season tipped off, Ben Simmons set goals for himself with one being Defensive Player of the Year. Read full article: 'I Love Guarding Great Players': Sixers'...→

Wild extend season-long point streak with shootout win over Stars

Wild extend season-long point streak with shootout win over Stars

As solid as the Wild have been over the past couple of weeks, their biggest problem has been their inability to compete in overtime. They entered Sunday’s game against the Dallas Stars with t… Read full article: Wild extend season-long point streak wit...→

Islanders' point streak ends at 17 games with shutout loss

ANAHEIM, Calif. – The franchise-record streak of gaining at least one point in 17 straight games is over. Now the Islanders are dealing with their second losing streak of the season. Plus, they were s Read full article: Islanders' point streak ends at 17 games...→

Huskies needed point guard Quade Green this season, and he needed them, too

Huskies needed point guard Quade Green this season, and he needed them, too

Green, who received NCAA approval to play seven days before the season opener, is possibly the last piece to the Huskies’ championship puzzle. Read full article: Huskies needed point guard Quade Green t...→

The saving grace of the Redskins’ disastrous season? The games end quickly.

The saving grace of the Redskins’ disastrous season? The games end quickly.

Entering Week 12, the average Redskins game has lasted just 2 hours and 57 minutes in 2019 — the fastest rate of not only this season, but the entire decade. Read full article: The saving grace of the Redskins’ disast...→

Berkeley’s Victory Point Cafe celebrates coffee, beer and board games

Berkeley’s Victory Point Cafe celebrates coffee, beer and board games

Tabletop gaming is an international obsession. At this stay-and-play board game cafe, you can sip local coffee and beer while nibbling on a hot sandwich or salad and choosing from 800 games. Read full article: Berkeley’s Victory Point Cafe celebrates...→

Sixers' Joel Embiid named All-Star starter for third straight season

Sixers' Joel Embiid named All-Star starter for third straight season

Joel Embiid might not have played a game since January 6, but that didn't stop the Sixers center from being named an All-Star starter for the third straight season, something no other Sixers player has done since Allen Iverson in the early 2000s when he started seven straight. And there's no question that Embiid has earned the honor in just his fourth season playing in the NBA after sitting his first two seasons with injuries.  Read full article: Sixers' Joel Embiid named All-Star start...→

Ben Simmons Notches First Career 30-Point Triple-Double In Sixers 117-111 Win Over Nets

Ben Simmons Notches First Career 30-Point Triple-Double In Sixers 117-111 Win Over Nets

Announced as the Eastern Conference player of the week during the game, Simmons got a good start on winning the next week's award, too. Read full article: Ben Simmons Notches First Career 30-Poin...→

Stock up and down: What is — and isn’t — working for the Wizards at halfway point

Stock up and down: What is — and isn’t — working for the Wizards at halfway point

Throughout the first half of the NBA season, the Washington Wizards have often been painted as a “feel-good” story of the league. But is it good as it seems? Bradley Beal’s recent comments raise questions. Read full article: Stock up and down: What is — and isn’t —...→

Seahawks’ 2019 report card: Bob Condotta grades Seattle’s playoff season by position group

Seahawks’ 2019 report card: Bob Condotta grades Seattle’s playoff season by position group

The end of the Seahawks' season left Pete Carroll, coaches, players and fans to spend the offseason sifting through what happened and wondering where the team goes from here. It also means it’s time for our final grades for the... Read full article: Seahawks’ 2019 report card: Bob Condotta...→

Why did the Seahawks offense play so much better in the second half of games this season?

Why did the Seahawks offense play so much better in the second half of games this season?

The Seahawks will spend the offseason thinking about the same question as their fans: Why did it seem to take so long for the offense to get going so often? Read full article: Why did the Seahawks offense play so muc...→

At season’s halfway point, Bulls are limping along

At season’s halfway point, Bulls are limping along

Sure, they played the Celtics even after the first quarter. But the damage already had been done in Monday’s loss. Read full article: At season’s halfway point, Bulls are lim...→

Clippers are a work in progress as they approach halfway point

Clippers are a work in progress as they approach halfway point

Kawhi Leonard says the team, at 27-13 overall but just 7-6 in its past 13 games, simply needs to “keep fighting, keep being confident, keep wanting to win.” Read full article: Clippers are a work in progress as they ...→

Halfway Through the Regular Season, Sixers Look a Bit Desperate in Their Search for Identity

Halfway Through the Regular Season, Sixers Look a Bit Desperate in Their Search for Identity

Halfway through the regular season, the Sixers have yet to arrive upon a dependable identity for a variety of reasons. They look a bit desperate in their search for one. Read full article: Halfway Through the Regular Season, Sixe...→

Bulls reach the halfway point in a crawl, losing in Boston by 12

Bulls reach the halfway point in a crawl, losing in Boston by 12

Sure, they played the home team even after the first quarter, but the damage was done as the Celtics doubled the Bulls up in that first stanza. And just like that the season is at the halfway point. Read full article: Bulls reach the halfway point in a crawl...→

Sixers Limit Luka Doncic but Slide to Loss in Worst Shooting Performance of Season

Sixers Limit Luka Doncic but Slide to Loss in Worst Shooting Performance of Season

The Sixers held Luka Doncic to 4 for 15 shooting and took 19 more shots than the Mavericks on Saturday night but had their worst shooting performance of the season in a 109-91 loss in Dallas. Read full article: Sixers Limit Luka Doncic but Slide to Lo...→

Here are the 49ers’ Top 5 most memorable games so far this season

Here are the 49ers’ Top 5 most memorable games so far this season

These five unforgettable games helped shape the 49ers’ most successful season in seven years. Read full article: Here are the 49ers’ Top 5 most memorable...→

Texas Rangers Release Game Times For 2020 Season, Most Weekend Home Games To Start Slightly Earlier

Texas Rangers Release Game Times For 2020 Season, Most Weekend Home Games To Start Slightly Earlier

The Texas Rangers have released the game times for the 2020 season as they put the finishing touches on their new ballpark. Read full article: Texas Rangers Release Game Times For 202...→

Blackhawks At Pivotal Point Of Season As They Make Playoff Push

Blackhawks At Pivotal Point Of Season As They Make Playoff Push

If the Blackhawks are going to make a playoff push, they need to play better at the United Center. They’ve won their last two, but overall they’re just 10-9-3 on their home ice. Read full article: Blackhawks At Pivotal Point Of Season As...→

3-tiered extra point, kickoff changes highlight XFL rules designed for faster, more exciting games

3-tiered extra point, kickoff changes highlight XFL rules designed for faster, more exciting games

With the XFL's first games just a month away, the league has unveiled some specific rules that will differentiate it from the NFL. Read full article: 3-tiered extra point, kickoff changes hi...→

New Year’s resolutions at the halfway point: Our 6 goal-setters are still at it

New Year’s resolutions at the halfway point: Our 6 goal-setters are still at it

Turns out, it is possible to keep a New Year’s resolution. At least, that’s been the case for Stephanie Schempp of West St. Paul, one of the resolution makers the Pioneer Press began fo… Read full article: New Year’s resolutions at the halfway po...→

Approaching halfway point, Wolves lose to Iowa Wild

Approaching halfway point, Wolves lose to Iowa Wild

The Wolves’ special teams struggled against an Iowa team that’s won 7 of 8 games. Read full article: Approaching halfway point, Wolves lose t...→

The Sixers can't keep building as if Ben Simmons is just a point guard

The Sixers can't keep building as if Ben Simmons is just a point guard

The Sixers can't recoup their squandered assets and cap space, but they can reclaim some of that flexibility on the floor, and that starts with trying to lean into Simmons' versatility instead of running from it. Read full article: The Sixers can't keep building as if Ben...→

The worst 10 San Jose Sharks records by the halfway point

The worst 10 San Jose Sharks records by the halfway point

San Jose Sharks’ record of 17-21-3 one of the top 10 worst in team history at midway point of NHL season Read full article: The worst 10 San Jose Sharks records by ...→

Tom Brady Becomes First 42-Year-Old To Start 16 Games In NFL Season

Tom Brady Becomes First 42-Year-Old To Start 16 Games In NFL Season

Tom Brady has stated time and time again that he intends to play into his mid-40s. In the meantime, he's setting some NFL history. Read full article: Tom Brady Becomes First 42-Year-Old To S...→

Tom Brady’s final regular season games as a Patriot could be at hand

Tom Brady’s final regular season games as a Patriot could be at hand

It’s possible Brady will be playing his final two regular season games at home in the next two weeks. So enjoy whatever ride is left from No. 12. Read full article: Tom Brady’s final regular season games a...→

Sixers' Joel Embiid Responds To Criticism With Season-High 38 Points In Win Over Celtics

Sixers' Joel Embiid Responds To Criticism With Season-High 38 Points In Win Over Celtics

Earlier in the week, Barkley said Embiid is the toughest matchup in the league, but he doesn't take advantage of it. Read full article: Sixers' Joel Embiid Responds To Criticis...→

Fourth quarter: Rams still have path to playoffs in last four games of season

Fourth quarter: Rams still have path to playoffs in last four games of season

The Rams can still see an NFC playoff berth from where they sit, but the view is much different than it was a year ago. Here’s a game-by-game look at the rest of their season. Read full article: Fourth quarter: Rams still have path to ...→

Assessing the Sixers at the quarter mark of the season

Assessing the Sixers at the quarter mark of the season

If you can believe it, the Sixers are already over a quarter of the way through the 2019-20 NBA season, slowly marching toward their goal of a championship. The games have piled up fast and furious, with their opening night win over the Boston Celtics feeling like it happened in approximately 1993. Read full article: Assessing the Sixers at the quarter mark...→

After 15 games, Patrick Kane’s resilient point streak finally snapped

After 15 games, Patrick Kane’s resilient point streak finally snapped

Kane produced 24 points in total and at least one in each of the 15 games, the third-longest streak of his career. Read full article: After 15 games, Patrick Kane’s resilient...→

'I Love Guarding Great Players': Sixers' Ben Simmons Putting Early-Season Emphasis On Defensive End

'I Love Guarding Great Players': Sixers' Ben Simmons Putting Early-Season Emphasis On Defensive End

Before the 2019-20 season tipped off, Ben Simmons set goals for himself with one being Defensive Player of the Year. Read full article: 'I Love Guarding Great Players': Sixers'...→

US Experiencing Highest Flu Infection Rate At This Point Of Season In A Decade, CDC Says

US Experiencing Highest Flu Infection Rate At This Point Of Season In A Decade, CDC Says

It's an early uptick considering the flu typically begins to gain steam after Christmas, due in part to holiday gatherings. Read full article: US Experiencing Highest Flu Infection Ra...→

Wild extend season-long point streak with shootout win over Stars

Wild extend season-long point streak with shootout win over Stars

As solid as the Wild have been over the past couple of weeks, their biggest problem has been their inability to compete in overtime. They entered Sunday’s game against the Dallas Stars with t… Read full article: Wild extend season-long point streak wit...→

Joel Embiid says zero-point game in Toronto has changed his approach to the season

Joel Embiid says zero-point game in Toronto has changed his approach to the season

Inspired by a terrible game in Toronto, Joel Embiid says he has changed his approach to the season moving forward. Read full article: Joel Embiid says zero-point game in Toro...→

Bookmaker Creates Point-Spread Formula To Bet On Thanksgiving Pickup 'Turkey Bowl' Football Games

Bookmaker Creates Point-Spread Formula To Bet On Thanksgiving Pickup 'Turkey Bowl' Football Games

It’s designed to add some more fun to the family faceoffs while promoting itself as the fast-growing legal sports betting industry spreads throughout the country. Read full article: Bookmaker Creates Point-Spread Formula T...→

Islanders' point streak ends at 17 games with shutout loss

ANAHEIM, Calif. – The franchise-record streak of gaining at least one point in 17 straight games is over. Now the Islanders are dealing with their second losing streak of the season. Plus, they were s Read full article: Islanders' point streak ends at 17 games...→

Sixers Trounce Jimmy Butler, Heat in Finest Performance of Young Season

Sixers Trounce Jimmy Butler, Heat in Finest Performance of Young Season

The Sixers turned in their finest performance of the young season, overshadowing Jimmy Butler's return with a 113-86 drubbing of the Heat at the Wells Fargo Center Saturday night. By Paul Hudrick Read full article: Sixers Trounce Jimmy Butler, Heat in Fin...→

Huskies needed point guard Quade Green this season, and he needed them, too

Huskies needed point guard Quade Green this season, and he needed them, too

Green, who received NCAA approval to play seven days before the season opener, is possibly the last piece to the Huskies’ championship puzzle. Read full article: Huskies needed point guard Quade Green t...→

Wild extend season-long point streak with win over rival Avalanche

Wild extend season-long point streak with win over rival Avalanche

Don’t look now, but the Wild might actually have something going here. After a brutal start to the 2019-20 campaign, the Wild have strung together some solid play as of late, combining timely… Read full article: Wild extend season-long point streak wit...→

The saving grace of the Redskins’ disastrous season? The games end quickly.

The saving grace of the Redskins’ disastrous season? The games end quickly.

Entering Week 12, the average Redskins game has lasted just 2 hours and 57 minutes in 2019 — the fastest rate of not only this season, but the entire decade. Read full article: The saving grace of the Redskins’ disast...→

Sixers Fans Are in a Frenzy After Ben Simmons Hit His First Regular-season Three-pointer

Sixers Fans Are in a Frenzy After Ben Simmons Hit His First Regular-season Three-pointer

Ben Simmons hit his first regular-season three-pointer - seriously ... and social media went into a frenzy. By Brooke Destra Read full article: Sixers Fans Are in a Frenzy After Ben Si...→