Cleveland Browns, he’s your problem now. You courted Deshaun Watson, took him in and handed him the fattest guaranteed contract in N.F.L. history, despite his tarnished reputation and the many women who have accused him of sexual misconduct during massage sessions. Now, for all of his sublime talents at quarterback,Continue Reading

After Arizona handed Connecticut a humbling loss in last season’s Final Four, Geno Auriemma, the Huskies’ head coach, was blunt about his team’s level of maturity. “When we’re high and when we’re on top of the world, we think everything’s great,” Auriemma said at the time. “And when things don’tContinue Reading

JUPITER, Fla. — Last to work 250 innings, next to earn 300 wins. That would be a fitting shorthand for the career of Justin Verlander, who has no plans to slow down any time soon. Verlander took the mound for the Houston Astros in Jupiter, Fla., on Friday in hisContinue Reading

The first full day of the N.C.A.A. tournament is in the books, and the madness is in full swing. Now, the action shifts to 16 new highly anticipated matchups. Eight games will take place across four cities Friday afternoon, beginning with a meeting between No. 10 Loyola Chicago — andContinue Reading