Selig Must be Nervous: LCS Ratings Down, and Now Tampa Has Pushed Boston to the Brink

We’re sure plenty of Boston fans will cling to hope in the ALCS by pointing out that the Red Sox rallied from a 3-1 deficit to defeat Cleveland in last year’s postseason. Three minor differences: they had a healthy and overpowering Josh Beckett in Game Five, came home for games six and seven, and Ortiz and JD Drew… »10/15/08 9:48am10/15/08 9:48am

The Roundup: Squash Those LeBron-to-Brooklyn Plans; Nets Move is Delayed

Our head would have exploded at this party; at our old gig, two of the nicest actresses we ever dealt with were Jordana Brewster and Sophia Bush, and yes, it helps that they’re gorgeous … workout tips if you can’t afford the gym … an electoral college blowout? … not only are 80% of Americans broke, but they want to… »10/15/08 9:45am10/15/08 9:45am

The Screaming Man Shouldn't Make You Change The Way You Think About Yourself

We like The Big Lead. Jason McIntyre's a perfectly nice fellow, and their infamous interview with Jason Whitlock remains one of our favorite sports blogging moments. But we have to make this clear: After reading the Los Angeles Times' elegy to the end of "wild times" on the Web, we have to ask Jason: Have you lost… »6/23/08 12:35pm6/23/08 12:35pm