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Better Luck Next Year: Philadelphia 76ers edition

As NBA teams are officially eliminated from title contention, theScore NBA freelance writer Andrew Unterberger takes a look back at the highs and lows of their season, along with the biggest questions ahead of 2018-19. The 26th edition focuses on the Philadelphia 76ers. The Good Joel Embiid is finally healthy. In the three years since <a data-in-app-uri="thescore://… NBA | theScore

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Better Luck Next Year: New Orleans Pelicans edition

As NBA teams are officially eliminated from title contention, theScore NBA freelance writer Andrew Unterberger takes a look back at the highs and lows of their season, along with the biggest questions ahead of 2018-19. The 25th edition focuses on the New Orleans Pelicans. The Good Anthony Davis, world-swallower. 2017-18 was hardly a coming-out party for <a data-in… NBA | ...

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Jets' Hellebuyck has no doubt he's the better goalie in West final

After Winnipeg’s 4-2 loss to the Vegas Golden Knights in Game 3 of the NHL’s Western Conference final, Connor Hellebuyck said he liked his game better than Knights counterpart Marc-Andre Fleury’s. “He’s obviously a big part of that team and playing very well,” the Jets goalie said. “But I like my game. I like it a lot more.” The expansion ...

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Braves' McCarthy hopes for better result vs. Cubs (May 16, 2018)

ATLANTA — Brandon McCarthy has been able to make all his starts in his first season with the Atlanta Braves and that’s definitely been a positive for the injury-plagued veteran right-hander and his new team. After winning his first four decisions, though, McCarthy has seen his ERA jump from 3.09 to 5.58 following two straight losses and the 34-year-old needs ...

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Rozier: 'We play better when our back is against the wall'

The Boston Celtics are getting used to being counted out, and they’re hoping to continue proving people wrong. The team is getting set to face the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference finals for the second year in a row. Although the Celtics enter as the higher seed after finishing second in the East, they’re considered <a data-i… NBA | ...

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Cards' Wilks: QB Rosen better as day progressed

9:22 PM ET TEMPE, Ariz. — It took Arizona Cardinals quarterback Josh Rosen a little while during Friday’s rookie minicamp to knock off the rust accumulated from not playing football since late last year and settle down in his first NFL practice. But when he did, Rosen stopped throwing his passes low and showed the Cardinals why they traded up ...

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