Offseason

Celtics vs. Warriors: Boston can still be NBA champions, but it's going to have to show us something

NBA offseason winners and losers: Celtics add to championship formula; Hawks, Blazers prioritize defense

We’re on our third day of the NBA free agency period and a lot has gone down. A lot of big contracts have been handed out, and a lot of smaller ones that could pay big dividends. Significant trades have also been made. We’ll slowly be factoring in draft results as we flesh out the …

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Forsberg: Bold Brad makes fashionably late and loud entrance to offseason

Forsberg: Bold Brad makes fashionably late and loud entrance to offseason

Ten days ago, Brad Stevens was asked if Boston Celtics ownership had given him the OK to use a bulky trade exception and spend into the luxury tax to bolster the roster for the 2022-23 season. “We’ve got the OK to do whatever we need to do,” said Stevens. And he wasn’t kidding. Celtics Talk: Why …

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Five plotlines for the NBA offseason: Kyrie’s future and exits at Warriors

Here’s the thing about this year’s NBA free agency: there might not be a lot of unrestricted free agent movement. There won’t be a lot of major free agents out there, nor are there a lot of suitors (at the moment). At time of writing, only the Detroit Pistons, New York Knicks, San Antonio Spurs, …

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NHL offseason trade board: 30 players who could be moved this summer

NHL offseason trade board: 30 players who could be moved this summer

Next year is already underway for the 31 NHL teams that will try to unseat the 2022 Stanley Cup champion Colorado Avalanche. The champions, and the runner-up Lightning, may wait a day or two to nurse hangovers before they ponder what comes next, but the rest of the league is already working on their plans …

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Latest NBA Offseason Buzz: What Would It Take for Chicago to Land Rudy Gobert?

Latest NBA Offseason Buzz: What Would It Take for Chicago to Land Rudy Gobert?

Alex Goodlett/Getty Images Was Quin Snyder’s exit from the Utah Jazz a precursor to an exit by one of their star players? The Jazz have been one of the more active teams during early offseason trade conversations in recent weeks, most notably featuring All-Star center and three-time Defensive Player of the Year Rudy Gobert. Utah …

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