[TRENDING NEWS] The N.B.A. Embraces a ‘Trash’ Defense

Author: BY MARC STEIN – Publish Date: January 18, 2020 at 07:02AM

Zone schemes draw their share of cynicism, but pro teams are using them more often and finding success.

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[TRENDING NEWS] Carlos Beltran Lost His Best Asset: Credibility

Author: BY TYLER KEPNER – Publish Date: January 17, 2020 at 08:07AM

With no official punishment from M.L.B. for his role in the Astros’ cheating scandal, Beltran could have continued as the Mets’ manager. But his reputation had sustained too much damage.

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[TRENDING NEWS] In Competition for Top Jobs, in the N.F.L. and Beyond, It Pays to be a White Man

Author: BY KEN BELSON – Publish Date: January 12, 2020 at 03:00PM

Only one of five head coach openings in the N.F.L. this off-season has been filled by a person of color, which is how it often goes at the country’s elite organizations.

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