Today's Top Picks: Three college hoops best plays, including the blue blood program you should expect to fall

The NBA All-Star Game was on Sunday night, and it was legitimately entertaining. At least, the final minutes of the third quarter and the entire fourth quarter were. That's when…

NFL poised to dramatically reduce punishment for marijuana use and testing window in new CBA, per report

The NFL is doing all it can to enact a new Collective Bargaining Agreement sooner than later, but it has several hefty hurdles to overcome in ongoing discussions with the…

How Tom Brady affects the Pats' entire offseason: Barnwell forecasts AFC East moves

While the Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers might just have finished a thrilling Super Bowl, the NFL is only going to get busier in the weeks to come.…

Lightning vs. Avalanche odds, line: 2020 NHL picks, Feb. 17 predictions from advanced computer model

It's a matchup of 2020 Stanley Cup contenders when the Colorado Avalanche host the Tampa Bay Lightning on Monday night in Denver. The Avalanche (33-17-6) have lost two in a…

Kyle Lowry personified the 2020 NBA All-Star Game's competitiveness one charge at a time

CHICAGO -- Unlike most iterations of the NBA's biggest showcase, the 2020 All-Star Game actually showcased what people love about the league. There were plenty of highlights on Sunday at…

NBA All-Star Weekend 2020: 10 best moments include Kobe tributes, dunk contest controversy and a wild ending

CHICAGO -- NBA All-Star weekends are sometimes more about pomp and circumstance than actual substance, but that certainly wasn't the case this past weekend in Chicago. Not only was All-Star…

Grading LeBron, Giannis and every player in the All-Star Game

The 69th NBA All-Star Game featured notable changes at the United Center in Chicago, highlighted by the two teams -- Team LeBron and Team Giannis -- racing to the wire…

The greatness of this All-Star Game will carry us

CHICAGO -- Perhaps no one in recent history cared more about winning the All-Star Game than Kobe Bryant. The format changes and his memory combined to create a game Sunday…