With 5:07 left in the third quarter, the Eagles faced 3rd and 17 from the Cowboys' 19. With a TD, it would be a 13 point game with 20 minutes left to go, far from an insurmountable lead. This is the play the Eagles drew up (play starts at 7:08 in video): https://youtu.be/Z6MI4_sZlzg?t=428 3x1 with a RB in the...
In October of 2018, the UFC and popular Singapore-based MMA promotion ONE Championship completed a deal never seen before in the sport. One year later, the winner of that trade has never been more clear. The completed agreement, unofficially a “trade” of sorts, sent Ben “Funky” Askren of ONE Championship to the UFC, while the UFC would send...
Mitch Kupchak is entering his second season as the Charlotte Hornets' General Manager and President of Basketball Operations. Kupchak is in charge of the organization's transition from a team built around Kemba Walker to a team built around the team's existing young players. He spoke to the media today and addressed many topics surrounding the Hornets' season...
Es el momento de poner las claves a la temporada. A escasos días de que comience una nueva temporada en la NBA, nos reunimos de nuevo para recoger las impresiones y sensaciones que nos deja la pretemporada de Philadelphia. Agradecemos a los oyentes por la buena acogida del anterior episodio Thybulle, El Niño de Nuestros Ojos.Aprovechamos la...
Washington Nationals (defeated STL in 4) vs. Houston Astros (defeated NYY in 6) Game 1- Tuesday, October 22nd, 8:08 PM ET, in Houston, FOX Game 2- Wednesday, October 23rd, 8:07 PM ET, in Houston, FOX Game 3- Friday, October 25th, 8:07 PM ET, in Washington, FOX Game 4- Saturday, October 26th, 8:07 PM ET, in Washington, FOX Game 5 (if necessary)- Sunday,...
In early July, the Philadelphia 76ers signed Norvel Pelle to a two-way contract. Who is Norvel Pelle? Here is everything you need to know about the 6'10" elite rim protector. 2018-19 G League Recap Norvel Pelle had a very strong season with the Delaware Blue Coats in 2018-19. Pelle was...
The Charlotte Hornets have finalized their 15-man regular season roster and officially filled both of their two-way contracts as of Sunday. The team signed rookies Caleb Martin and Jalen McDaniels to multi-year contracts and waived Ahmed Hill so they could convert Kobi Simmons to a two-way contract.  Kobi Simmons and Caleb Martin both had solid play during the...
SMU (7-0, 3-0) quarterback Shane Buechele (Jr.) completed just 30 of 53 passes Saturday against the Owls (5-2, 2-1), but those completions made up his 457-yard passing performance. He averaged 15.2 yards per completion, and he threw three touchdowns from 33 yards or farther in the Mustangs' 45-21 win over Temple, two being 75-yard and 60-yard touchdown...

Week 7 Sunday Slate

Los Angeles Rams at Atlanta An absolutely horrible week for Georgia sports was capped off by Falcons’ kicker, the usually reliable Matt Bryant, missing the PAT to tie late, sending the Falcons to 1 and 5. The offense is still high level, but they're incredibly inconsistent drive to drive. The defense, however, is an abomination. Yes, Atlanta has...
Austin (@KrellTPL) and Deibs (@mrcrockpot) discuss the top 5 takeaways from the Philadelphia 76ers preseason and give you some stats to explain why all Sixers fans should be excited for the regular season Follow all of our Philadelphia 76ers content on Twitter @76ersTPL and at thepaintedlines.com. Also please be sure to subscribe to...
This is the weirdest Cowboys week I've ever experienced. Usually an Eagles/Cowboys game with the division lead on the line would evoke some emotion and worry/excitement all week, but I just haven't felt it. Nothing at all. Just plain indifference towards a game that's normally circled on my calendar.  Perhaps it's the Cowboys' three consecutive losses (culminating in...
“A competitive league like the N.B.A. necessitates a zig while our competitors comfortably zag.” Sam Hinkie 2016 The Philadelphia 76ers were a good, not great defensive team in 2018/19. The team was ranked in the top 10 in opponent FG% but did not generate nearly enough turnovers. With major changes to the roster, Elton Brand intends to change...