Randy Gregory Vows Revenge

Nebraska pass rusher Randy Gregory is a first-round talent who wasn’t selected in the first round, almost certainly due to vague mental-health concerns. Despite showing up in Chicago and sticking around all night just to not hear his name called, Gregory claims he’s gotten some great motivation out of the snub. » 5/01/15 4:20pm Friday 4:20pm

Alex Ovechkin Is Unfair

He makes you throw up your hands, sometimes, because he can do things on the ice that no human being ought to be able to do. Discrete things, perfectly digestible and unbelievable highlights—Alex Ovechkin is no all-around marvel in the vein of a Sidney Crosby, nor should he be asked to be or compared to such—but god… » 5/01/15 10:34am Friday 10:34am

Everything Had To Go Right For The Lightning To Win Game 7

And so the Lightning move on, after winning a Game 7 in which they were a distant second-best team on the ice. But so it goes in the playoffs, when an entire series can come down to a goaltender like Ben Bishop playing out of his mind and a single, skillful, painfully lucky scoring play. “That’s how Game 7s are… » 4/30/15 9:29am Thursday 9:29am

Something Weird Is Going On With Randy Gregory

By every account Nebraska pass rusher Randy Gregory is an NFL talent, and based on football skills alone, deserves to go early in tomorrow’s first round. But reports citing multiple scouts and team executives indicate he’s rapidly sliding down draft boards, with some teams prepared to pass on him altogether. The… » 4/29/15 4:10pm Wednesday 4:10pm