Since Ezekiel Elliott decided to sit out for a better contract, the issue of how to deal with two other high-profile players in the Dallas Cowboys camp has arisen. Quarterback Dak Prescott and wideout Amari Cooper are apparently also seeking richer contracts, and what was once a two-way tug of war has turned into a… Read More


When assessing the San Antonio Spurs roster since trade season, you see a combination of old and new talent that should make the Spurs even better than they were last year. There are reasons to believe the 2019-20 season should produce enough success to keep people buying tickets to Spurs games.Here are three reasons the… Read More


He came from Arizona, but for people who buy Houston Astros tickets, he might as well have come from heaven above.The bang-up trade that brings Zack Greinke from the Arizona Diamondbacks could wind up being one of the great trades in Major League Baseball history, much less the history of the Astros.For now, it puts… Read More


In early June, the Houston Texans announced the firing of general manager Brian Gaine. It was a surprise to a lot of people, if for no other reason than the timing, a little late in the year for such a move.At the time, the team said it was working on hiring a replacement immediately. Here… Read More


With the trade deadline days away, it isn’t that hard to figure out what the Houston Astros are thinking. They’re thinking pitching. Who they put on the mound in the post season may just offer them the edge they need to make the World Series.But will they act? And how? Plus, what about the chances… Read More


NFL training camp is approaching, and there’s talk in and around the Dallas Cowboys camp. No surprises there. Generating conversation and controversy is what the Cowboys do. That’s because they always have a lot of high-profile players and an owner that arguably runs the league.Besides, we haven’t heard much from America’s Team all summer.This week’s… Read More


The Texas Rangers’ relative success vs. the Houston Astros this year may give people hope for a post season. But the Rangers we know are the Rangers that are struggling to stay above .500.So the question now is the same one we had nearly two months ago, only with more urgency. Namely, how to handle… Read More


OK. A three-headed monster gave birth to a few two-headed monsters, and the face of the NBA looks a lot different than it did a month ago. But what does it all mean?The free-agency shuffling has settled down enough for everyone to rework their power rankings. The general consensus is that the NBA title will… Read More


OK, let’s not panic. Please. The trade deadline isn’t until July 31, and the Houston Astros are cruising along with an 8-game lead in the AL West, still arguably the best team in the majors.However, if the Astros are going to get over the Yankees hump (you remember the Yankees, the team that took 3… Read More


No ink goes on contracts for a few days, but the agreements surrounding NBA free agency appear to be falling into place. The one big exception of course is Kawhi Leonard’s decision, and he is taking his sweet time.A lot has gone on in the past couple days, and if you were caught up in… Read More