Setting Some Expectations For N'Keal Harry's Rookie Season With PatriotsThe Patriots have a brand new story line that they've never had during the Bill Belichick/Tom Brady era. They're going to be integrating a rookie first-round receiver into the offense.
Down To 250 Pounds, Rob Gronkowski Focused On 'Gaining Control Of My Life' In Early RetirementRob Gronkowski said he's trying to scale back everything in his life, instead focusing on himself and his new priorities.
Four Very Important Sports Takes For The Fourth Of JulyIndependence Day is a good day to drop some very important, super-serious sports takes. These aren't your standard "MJ-is-better-than-LeBron" types of takes, but rather they are ways we must improve sports.
Chris Sale Is EmbarrassedSale allowed three homers, five earned runs, nine hits, two walks and a hit-by-pitch while striking out just five Blue Jays over 5.2 innings en route to a 6-3 loss in Toronto on Wednesday night. Afterwards, Sale had no explanation, other than to say he is embarrassed.
Non-All-Star Rafael Devers Is On An Absolutely Absurd Tear At The PlateTechnically, Rafael Devers is not an All-Star. Technically, that's a preposterous statement.
London Series Turned Into International Embarrassment For Red SoxThe Red Sox will remember it as the weekend when their dreams of winning the AL East in 2019 were officially extinguished. Others may remember it for becoming an international embarrassment.
Tom Brady Lets Max Kellerman Know That 'The Cliff' Is Not Yet In ViewIt's possible that nobody in the history of sports media has ever gotten more mileage out of a bad take than Max Kellerman.
Chris Sale Will Enter All-Star Break Without A Single Win At Fenway ParkIt's been a very strange first half of the season for the defending-champion Boston Red Sox. The ace of their staff represents arguably the strangest development.
Chris Simms Continues To Struggle To Make Case Against Tom BradyNevertheless, when it comes to Chris Simms dishing out takes about Tom Brady, you have to give the man credit for this: He's got staying power. And so, as Simms' missive against Brady enters something like Day No. 7, we must reluctantly point out the following truth: His argument stinks.
We Should All Probably Stop Asking If The Red Sox Are BackIt's happened multiple times this season, this phenomenon where we're all compelled to wonder aloud if the Red Sox are "back." It happened in early May. It happened again just last week. It should never happen again.
After Postseason Marred With Referee Gaffes, NHL Announces Series Of Rule ChangesThe league announced a series of rule changes on Thursday, clearly taking steps to fix some of the issues that marred the postseason league-wide.
NBA Draft Grades Are Out, And The Celtics Received Some Mixed ResultsHere's how the internet red pens have come out for the C's after Thursday night's draft.
Report: Rays To Explore Becoming 'Two-City Team,' With Home Games In Montreal And TampaESPN's Jeff Passan reported Thursday that, in an effort geared toward "saving baseball in the Tampa Bay area," the Rays are now ... exploring the idea of moving baseball out of the Tampa Bay area for most of the year.
Hurley: NFL's New Rule For Replay Review On Pass Interference Doesn't Seem So BadIt's time for us all to face a hard truth: The NFL's new replay review rules for pass interference ... don't appear to be all that bad.
Xander Bogaerts Should Probably Be An All-Star, PeopleXander Bogaerts belongs on the American League All-Star team.