Urgency has come early to the Red Sox. Having split the first 58 games of their season before a win Sunday night, they have exhausted virtually the entire margin of error allowable to get to 91 wins, the average win total for the 14 American League wild-card teams in the expanded postseason format. Their model […]

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Midway through the fourth quarter, Nick Nurse made a bold defensive adjustment to go with a box-and-one scheme top slow down Steph Curry – this was something we sparingly see at the college level and wild to even think of in the NBA Finals. But the weirdness worked. The Warriors went nearly the final five […]

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