The Future.

As much as I would like to spend the entire off-season writing about nothing except the legacy of the 2015 Royals, I figure I owe you at least one column to discuss what the Royals of 2016 and beyond ought to look like. It would be lovely to live in…
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Columbus Crew v Portland Timbers: final represents best of MLS

The MLS Cup finalists might not be the glamor clubs the marketing folk wanted, but they’re model MLS citizens – and that reflects positively on the leagueYou don’t have to go back far in time to see a similar final to the one we’ll have this Sunday. Try 2013.That year,…
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Why The Rays Traded For A Catcher Who Can't Throw

On Wednesday night, the Houston Astros traded backup catcher Hank Conger to the Tampa Bay Rays for cash considerations, just minutes before the midnig…
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Cheap Heat – The Clotheshorsemen

The guys discuss The League of Nations, rebooking the Usos, and how wrestlers dress.
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An Ode To Kobe Bryant, In Two Charts

O Kobe! My Kobe! On Sunday night, after publishing a retirement poem that no one was waiting for, Bryant went 4 for 20, including a ghastly air ball in crunch time. It was yet another ugly loss for the Los Angeles Lakers and yet another data point suggesting that Bryant…
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Understanding Borussia Monchengladbach wild swing in form

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Cheap Heat – Fool Me Once, Sheamus On You

The guys discuss the kind-of-but-not-really surprising ending of ‘Survivor Series.’ And ‘Raw’, sort of.
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From Cleopatra to John Carter: The Biggest Box Office Turkeys in Hollywood History

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Leicester City top Premier League table can they stay there?

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How The Golden State Warriors Are Breaking The NBA

The first time I saw my boss, Nate Silver, give a talk was at the 2014 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference in Boston. As usual, he was going on about numbers and statistics, but what stuck with me longest wasn’t quantitative. Pointing to the practice of relegation in European soccer…
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