admin_3fxxacau78

Wimbledon 2022 day 6: Iga Swiatek's streak ends against Alize Cornet, Coco Gauff falls to Amanda Anisimova

Wimbledon 2022 day 6: Iga Swiatek’s streak ends against Alize Cornet, Coco Gauff falls to Amanda Anisimova

Alize Cornet took down Iga Swiatek at Wimbledon. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images) Day 5 of Wimbledon featured two dominant performances by the top men, and a disappointing loss from one of the top-ranked women. Carlos Alcaraz and Novak Djokovic looked dominant in their matches and advanced to the next round. Maria Sakkari …

Wimbledon 2022 day 6: Iga Swiatek’s streak ends against Alize Cornet, Coco Gauff falls to Amanda Anisimova Read More »

Winners, losers from the Rudy Gobert trade to the Timberwolves

Winners, losers from the Rudy Gobert trade to the Timberwolves

This blockbuster trade does not fit neatly into the “winners and losers” paradigm we use to measure trades on this site. It is possible for the Timberwolves to have gotten better by landing three-time Defensive Player of the Year Rudy Gobert and still to have overpaid for his services. It’s also fair to question how …

Winners, losers from the Rudy Gobert trade to the Timberwolves Read More »

P&T Round(ball) Table: Are the Knicks a playoff team after their free agent spending spree?

P&T Round(ball) Table: Are the Knicks a playoff team after their free agent spending spree?

The Knicks finished six games back of the play-in last season. This week, they added free agents Jalen Brunson and Isaiah Hartenstein. They also re-signed Mitchell Robinson. Are these upgrades enough to vault the Knicks back into playoff contention in 2022-23? The P&T staff weighs in… Joe Flynn: No. Could the Knicks compete for a …

P&T Round(ball) Table: Are the Knicks a playoff team after their free agent spending spree? Read More »

Matt Ford, who contracted monkeypox earlier this month, described it as a "pretty miserable experience" overall and urges others to get vaccinated.

What it’s like to have the virus, get vaccine

In mid-June, Matt Ford learned someone he had been in contact with the weekend prior was experiencing monkeypox symptoms. The following weekend, intense flu-like symptoms hit the 30-year-old hard. Fever, chills, sore throat, coughing, swollen lymph nodes and sweating through his sheets at night. After being swabbed for monkeypox at his doctor’s office, flu-like symptoms lessened but lesions appeared and became “quite painful.”  Dull, constant …

What it’s like to have the virus, get vaccine Read More »

Identifying every NHL team's biggest need with the draft and free agency approaching

Identifying every NHL team’s biggest need with the draft and free agency approaching

The NHL Draft is less than a week away, free agency is set to open July 13, and the offseason trades are already coming. Every team has some pressing need to address before the 2022-23 season opens, and the time to act has come. What is the one thing each team must accomplish during this …

Identifying every NHL team’s biggest need with the draft and free agency approaching Read More »

Pac-12 expansion candidates: Where should the league look first?

Pac-12 expansion candidates: Where should the league look first?

The Pac-12 originally chose to be patient with expansion. It figured it could wait and find the perfect fit or hold steady. In the wake of USC and UCLA’s departure to the Big Ten, the conference has lost that luxury. The Pac-12 Board of Directors met Friday morning and authorized the conference to explore expansion. …

Pac-12 expansion candidates: Where should the league look first? Read More »

USC, OSU

The Big Ten’s Addition of USC And UCLA Gives Ohio State A New Blue-Chip Foe, More Trips to the Rose Bowl And Sustained Conference Relevancy

Things are about to change in the Big Ten. Thursday’s announcement that USC and UCLA are set to leave the Pac-12 and join Ohio State and company in 2024 was a bombshell in the world of collegiate athletics, and is certain to have ripple effects across the college football landscape in the months – and …

The Big Ten’s Addition of USC And UCLA Gives Ohio State A New Blue-Chip Foe, More Trips to the Rose Bowl And Sustained Conference Relevancy Read More »

How to go from eating mosquitos in Siberia to leading a NASA mission

How to go from eating mosquitos in Siberia to leading a NASA mission

Enlarge / Lindy Elkins-Tanton, second from left, and colleagues in Siberia. Scott Simper / ASU Lindy Elkins-Tanton is a Siberian-river-running, arc-welding, code-writing, patent-holding, company-founding, asteroid-exploring, igneous petrologist professor. At various times, she has been a farmer, a trainer of competition sheepdogs, a children’s book author, and a management consultant for Boeing Helicopters. She’s currently a …

How to go from eating mosquitos in Siberia to leading a NASA mission Read More »