Games

March 20, 2019

Isaiah Thomas on the Celtics: ‘We’ll at all times be household’

Monday evening was a memorable one for former Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas. “It’s always good to be back,” he said. “It feels like home.”
March 20, 2019

Vermont’s Anthony Lamb amongst gamers to look at from 1-bid conferences

Vermont’s Anthony Lamb is among several players from one-bid conferences capable of leading their teams to major upsets in the NCAA Tournament.
March 20, 2019

Dustin Pedroia to start the 2019 season on the Injured List

It appears the Red Sox are playing it safe with Dustin Pedroia.On Monday, manager Alex Cora announced that the Red Sox second baseman would start the 2019 campaign on the Injured List. Pedroia will not join the team in Seattle on March 28 for Opening Day and will remain in extended spring training to continue rehabbing the knee that kept him out of all but three games last season.
March 20, 2019

‘I wish to be on Broad Street and maintain a trophy over my head’: Bryce Harper goals to ship a World Series title

CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Bryce Harper came to Philadelphia to do the one thing he didn’t accomplish in Washington: Win in October.
March 20, 2019

Meet Northeastern’s first-round opponent: The Kansas Jayhawks

LAWRENCE, Kan. — The 14-year run of Big 12 basketball championships ended two weeks ago, when Kansas’ crown passed to Texas Tech and Kansas State. A yearlong reign as conference tournament champions came to a close last weekend, with the Jayhawks beaten by Iowa State in the final.
March 20, 2019

NCAA can’t hold event video games away from authorized playing

WASHINGTON (AP) — As the NCAA prepares for its first basketball championships since the Supreme Court allowed legal sports betting to expand, the body governing college sports remains opposed to gambling on its events. But it’s not denying reality, either.
March 20, 2019

8 Leadership Lessons from 'Game of Thrones'

Here’s a quick quiz: Which of the following quotes is from a business school professor and which is a quote from HBO's Game of Thrones?
March 20, 2019

ESPN reportedly is urgent Peyton Manning to affix ‘Monday Night Football’

Jimmy Pitaro, the network’s president, and Connor Schell, its executive vice president for content, flew to Denver last week to woo the retired quarterback, according to The Hollywood Reporter, which noted that there’s no indication what Manning’s level of interest may be.
March 20, 2019

‘I was so excited about the chance to get on the field and play’: What Ryan Fitzpatrick said after joining the Miami Dolphins

MIAMI (AP) — Experience tells Ryan Fitzpatrick that his job with the Miami Dolphins might not last long.
March 20, 2019

Google Stadia: the newest updates on the cloud gaming platform

Google took to the stage at GDC 2019 to announce Stadia, its new gaming platform that is powered by its vast cloud infrastructure.