OK. Now that we have gone long enough to realize that the suspension of the NBA season on March 11 was the right call, it is time to contemplate reviving things. Sure, we hemmed and hawed when the order came down. Then players and coaches from multiple teams started testing positive for the COVID-19, and… Read More


The Houston Texans’ general manager situation was so uncertain for so long, it was hard to tell who was calling the shots. Even when Cal McNair announced back in January that Coach Bill O’Brien was GM, the announcement was termed necessary to “more accurately reflect the way we have been operating for the past eight… Read More


We’ve gone through a season of football, and a deal between the Dallas Cowboys and quarterback Dak Prescott is still on the table … waiting. Meanwhile, rumors and speculation continue to swirl about Prescott ending up anywhere from somewhere in Florida to somewhere in California and some points in between. The Cowboys have attended to… Read More


The NBA game has evolved into a movement-oriented, push-and-pop perimeter game with scrambling defenses. That’s OK with Houston Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni and his general manager, Daryl Morey. For a year now they have been piecing together a quicker team with versatility and shooting ability. The Russell Westbrook trade last summer reflected that. And so… Read More


When news broke this week that Houston Texans coach Bill O’Brien was named general manager of the team and is acting in a dual role, no one seemed surprised. O’Brien has pretty much been calling the shots on personnel moves for a while.It stands to reason, because interim GM Chris Olsen was fired, and Jack… Read More


It will be a new way of watching the Texas Rangers. It won’t be hot when it is hot; won’t be wet when it rains. And by the grace of God, if the Rangers make it to October, it won’t be hot, cold OR rainy. It’s the new Globe Life Field, and it is quite… Read More


The verdict is in. The sentence is in. And it ain’t good. The questions: Could it be worse? And what does is all mean to the team and the franchise? Major League Baseball has announced the findings of its report on the Houston Astros cheating charges and handed out penalties to the Astros organization. The… Read More


The Dallas Stars seem to be on cruise control. They are winning at a rate that has them hovering in second or third in an NHL Western Conference that the St. Louis Blues are running away with.The Stars have also survived the routine nicks and bruises of a season, not to mention the sudden firing… Read More


The absence of Kristaps Porzingis from the last couple of games because of knee soreness no doubt sends a tinge of fear through Dallas Mavericks ticket holders. The fact that Coach Rick Carlisle indicated doubt about the 7-3 power forward’s availability in the coming days was no help, either.After all, we know Porzingis’s history here… Read More


No one said the NBA’s Western Conference would be easy territory, but I expected the San Antonio Spurs to be further up the ladder than this.The Spurs were set up to be a team that combined some old and new elements that should have produced a competitive crew. They should be in the thick of… Read More