Welcome to the Morning Shootaround, where every weekday you’ll get a fresh, topical column from one of SI.com’s NBA writers: Howard Beck on Mondays, Chris Mannix on Tuesdays, Michael Pina on Wednesdays, Chris Herring on Thursdays and Rohan Nadkarni on Fridays.PHOENIX — A mere nine days before Game 2
The Phoenix Suns were coming out of a timeout with under eight minutes left in Game 2 of the 2021 NBA Finals when the cameras caught head coach Monty Williams giving a pep talk to 22-year-old center Deandre Ayton. The Suns were on their way to a
The lone UFC newcomer on Saturday’s card, Kris Moutinho, made sure that everyone would be talking about him by the end of the night.
Moutinho lost a one-sided fight to Sean O’Malley in the UFC 264 main card bantamweight opener, but he showed an iron chin and was
LAS VEGAS – With UFC 264 in the books, MMA Fighting’s Jose Youngs and boxing analyst Teddy Atlas reacted to the pay-per-view event featuring the trilogy between Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor and the shocking injury McGregor suffered at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY SportsThe dust may still be settling on the 2020-21 season, but NHL GMs don’t have much of a reprieve; free agency officially opens in just over two weeks, on July 28. This season’s (repeat) champions from Tampa Bay did most of their heavy lifting at
Top Gun Racing revealed it will be competing at the Big Machine Spiked Coolers Grand Prix on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course on Aug. 14.
The underdog squad that missed out on its first-ever attempt to qualify for the Indianapolis 500 in May, announced via social media it will
Bond fund managers who bucked a market consensus earlier this year that long-term interest rates and inflation were headed sharply higher have been rewarded with outsize performance during the market switchback of the past few weeks.Star managers including Scott Minerd at Guggenheim Partners and Stephen Liberatore of Nuveen are
The concerns voiced about the consensus mechanisms of Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) have played a part in the sideways price action both assets have seen over the past two months, opening the door for other competing projects to gain attention. One project that managed to overcome the sideways action
A paper based on joint research by Prof. YUAN Changzheng from Institute of High Energy Physics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, and Prof. Marek Karliner from Tel Aviv University of Israel, was published in Physical Review Letters. It points out a new abundant source of antineutrons and hyperons. These rare subatomic particles are essential for studying forces governing