Wink Martindale’s makeover on Giants defense is here

The heat is on. And Wink Martindale is the one turning up the thermostat as high as it can go. The intention is to burn as many of the Giants’ opponents – especially the quarterbacks – as possible. “You want to dictate to the offense instead of sitting there and letting them dictate to you,” … Read more

MLB inflamed Josh Donaldson-Tim Anderson incident

Dead heat. No hero, no villain, no rooting interest. Just a clash of well-established knuckleheads. Josh Donaldson, a provocateur who relishes getting under players’ skin regardless of its color, versus Tim Anderson, a self-inflated, attention-starved showboat – see last season’s “Field of Dreams” Yanks-White Sox game – who has already been sanctioned by MLB for … Read more

Boston Celtics defeat Miami Heat to lead series 3-2

The Boston-Miami series has set humanity back 20 years.Image: Getty Images A lot of sports fandom and analysis is about feel vs. facts, which can go pretty haywire at times. It definitely “feels” like these NBA playoffs have been uniquely blowout-heavy, but it kind of turns out they haven’t been. There just hasn’t been any … Read more

Wardlow talks AEW Double or Nothing, MJF feud, Jeff Hardy love

From Maxwell Jacob Friedman’s silent bodyguard to one of All Elite Wrestling’s hottest babyfaces who is getting huge crowd reactions for his powerbomb symphony finisher. That’s the path Wardlow’s been on over his three years with AEW, and he is ready to see his slow-burning storyline with MJF culminate at the “Double or Nothing” pay-per-view … Read more

Brittney Griner’s wife tells ABC she wants WNBA star home

Brittney Griner’s wife, Cherelle, wants President Joe Biden to secure her partner’s release, doing whatever is necessary to get the WNBA star home from Russia where she has been detained for more than three months. “I just keep hearing that, you know, he has the power. She’s a political pawn, Said Cherelle, who became emotional … Read more

Dallas Mavericks on verge of elimination

Luka DončićPhoto: Getty Images When I wrote the Dallas Mavericks were a mess Earlier this season, it was right after they traded one terrible contract in Kristaps Porziņģis for two terrible contracts in Spencer Dwindiddle and Davis Bertans. My argument was not that the Mavs had made the wrong move in ditching the Latvian bum. … Read more

WWE’s Sasha Banks-Naomi pettiness only feeds real problem

The Post’s Joseph Staszewski will be bringing you around the world of professional wrestling every Tuesday in his weekly column, the Post Match Angle. Sasha Banks and Naomi deserved to be punished, but WWE has gone too far in its attempts to bury and make an example of them – and it needs to stop. … Read more