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Sensible Rishabh Pant still leaves Edgbaston feeling giddy

Sensible Rishabh Pant still leaves Edgbaston feeling giddy

In life there are short straws and writing about a Sensible Rishabh Pant innings is one of those short straws. I’m not being ungrateful. A Sensible Rishabh Pant innings is still worth more than, say, all of Sir Alastair Cook’s most un-boring (the laptop is not allowing me to type “entertaining”) innings. A Sensible Rishabh …

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Twins pitching coach Wes Johnson leaves abruptly for same job, big raise at LSU

Twins pitching coach Wes Johnson leaves abruptly for same job, big raise at LSU

Odd. Surreal. Weird. Confusing. Those were the terms used by members of the Twins’ traveling party Sunday evening to describe the 90-minute flight to Cleveland, when word leaked out that highly regarded pitching coach Wes Johnson accepted a significant raise to become the new pitching coach at Louisiana State University, multiple sources confirmed to The …

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Kevin Durant still could stay with Nets even if Kyrie Irving leaves

Kevin Durant still could stay with Nets even if Kyrie Irving leaves

Rumblings that Kevin Durant would demand out of Brooklyn if Kyrie Irving were to leave the Nets was the biggest story Thursday night at the 2022 NBA Draft. Durant, however, reportedly hasn’t told the Nets he would ask for a trade, just a map of how they would plan to contend post-Irving. Of course, that …

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Lightning’s Game 3 win comes at a cost, as Nikita Kucherov leaves in third

Lightning’s Game 3 win comes at a cost, as Nikita Kucherov leaves in third

TAMPA — As Nikita Kucherov slid puck control to his right hand and tried to maneuver around Devon Toews late in the third period Monday at Amalie Arena, the Avalanche defender cross-checked Kucherov from behind. It sent the Lightning forward tumbling, causing his right side to crunch against the boards. For a few moments, Kucherov …

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