Picking Best Picture is the least of the Academy Awards’ problems in 2019
The streamer’s new dating show is relatively natural for the genre—but it makes for some fascinating case studies
The Portland guard’s latest comments about player movement in the NBA perfectly illustrated his team’s existing philosophy: If you can’t add a third star, then lean into the dissent
The South Siders mortgaged their future for an opportunity to land a marquee free agent. Missing out on Manny Machado is a disaster for a team that has little to show for its tanking efforts.
Sean Fennessey, Amanda Dobbins, Chris Ryan, Jason Concepcion, and Mallory Rubin discuss which mistakes the Academy will make at the Oscars this year
Twenty years ago, an upstart animator named Mike Judge forever changed how we think about office culture, adulthood, red staplers, and Michael Bolton
Tuesday’s news that San Diego has reportedly agreed to a deal with Manny Machado may have seemed out of character for the NL West also-rans, but the star infielder will augment a talented young roster that’s set for some big-time call-ups
After building from within, the Padres spent big for a player they couldn’t develop themselves. That’s the point. Unfortunately for fans and dozens of other free agents who took suboptimal deals or remain unsigned, many teams seem to have forgotten this.
The wide receiver appears to be on his way out of Pittsburgh, but the digital trail he’s leaving behind can tell us a lot about his desires, his issues with his head coach and quarterback, and his self-anointed nickname
We’re projecting every 2019 first-round pick. Plus, our Big Board expands to 50 prospects with the combine right around the corner.
Houston has relied on Harden’s Herculean efforts to keep the team in the playoff mix. But now with Chris Paul back from injury and Clint Capela on the way, it’ll need to incorporate all of its pieces to make a real postseason run.
It might seem odd to celebrate the fact that the second-losingest franchise of the decade has won the Machado sweepstakes with a record 10-year, $300 million free-agent deal, but the future is bright in San Diego
Part 2: fist fights, the end of MJ, 8-seed Cinderellas, a four-point play heard round the world, and the dawning of a new age in the league