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Daily Archives: 5th February 2018

College baseball: NCBWA releases Preseason All-America teams

DALLAS – With numerous returnees from the 2017 NCBWA postseason All-America teams, the 18th annual National Collegiate Baseball Writers preseason All-America squad offers an inside glance at the top NCAA Division I players scheduled to star in the 160th season of intercollegiate baseball. PRESEASON POLLS: D1Baseball.com | Baseball America | <a … Baseball News

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Eagles' fans next riot, er, parade, is scheduled for Thursday

Philadelphia will host a victory parade Thursday for the Eagles, who defeated the New England Patriots 41-33 on Sunday night to capture the franchise’s first Super Bowl championship. City officials confirmed Monday that the parade will start at 11 a.m. at Broad and Pattison in south Philadelphia, then head north to the Art Museum. The original plan was for the ...

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Indiana Pacers' Darren Collison to undergo left knee surgery

INDIANA — The Indiana Pacers announced Monday that guard Darren Collison will undergo left knee arthroscopic surgery Tuesday. He is expected to return in two to three weeks. Collison, 30, is in his eighth season. He’s averaging 12.8 points , 2.7 rebounds and 5.3 assists in 30 minutes per game this season. Collison injured his knee in Saturday’s win over the 76ers. Let’s ...

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Honda reliability crucial for Toro Rosso pre-season

Having a reliable Honda power unit for pre-season testing matters to Toro Rosso “a great deal,” according to technical director James Key. Honda has often struggled during pre-season testing since returning to Formula 1, with new power unit concepts in 2015 and ’17 proving particularly unreliable and limiting mileage. This season will see a new partnership between Toro Rosso and ...

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LOOK: 'MLB The Show 18' trailer features Babe Ruth cameo

Kids These Days will be uplifted to know that on Monday a trailer for Playstation’s “MLB The Show 18” dropped into the loving arms of the internet. Without further pomp, here it is:  [embedded content] In lieu of actual baseball, this will do nicely. As is the case with each subsequent release, the visuals look a little better, a little ...

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Way-too-early 2018 NFL Power Rankings

10:17 PM ET The Philadelphia Eagles have finally won a Super Bowl. Are they primed to make another deep run — with Carson Wentz — in 2018? The ESPN power panel — a group of more than 80 writers, editors and TV personalities — is already looking ahead to next season with a way-too-early edition of NFL Power Rankings. … ...

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Leadership, accountability still issues with slumping Sabres

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) A lack of player leadership and accountability were among the criticisms which led to the Buffalo Sabres cleaning house in April. Very little has changed 10 months into the Sabres’ new regime of general manager Jason Botterill and coach Phil Housley in overseeing a team that ranks last in the Eastern Conference and 30th overall. Housley acknowledged ...

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