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#CavsBlazers Game Preview

The Wine & Gold tipoff the second half of their six-game roadie on Wednesday night when they travel to Rip City to battle the Portland Trail Blazers. Tipoff from the Moda Center is scheduled for 10:00 p.m. (ET). The Cavs head into Portland on a hig…

New faces dot Mavericks-Spurs rivalry

The Dallas Mavericks and San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night will renew one of the NBA’s greatest in-state rivalries that includes titanic playoff clashes over the last two decades with entirely new casts on both squads. Gone from the Spurs are Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili to retirement. Tony

It is time for Tim Connelly to take a bow

The Denver Nuggets were dead in the water, captained by a general manager who initially forgot the rules of the NBA’s Collective Bargaining Agreement. On October 5th, 2014, Tim Connelly helped orchestrate the extension of power forward Kenneth Faried for five years, $60 million, a major move for

John Elway: ‘I was wrong’ to hire Vance Joseph to coach the Broncos

The former quarterback and current general manager of the Denver Broncos didn’t hesitate to admit he was wrong in hiring Vance Joseph as head coach two years ago. Elway spoke to ProFootballTalk’s Peter King, who published Elway’s comments in his Football Morning in America column, about hiring the recently fired Broncos coach. I talked to [Vance Joseph] before the process a couple of years ago, and knew him, and going in, I had an idea that he was kind of our guy.