Ryan Nembhard is no stranger to the hype Creighton is getting. He’s been there before

On Montverde Academy basketball’s picture day in 2019, 16-year-old Ryan Nembhard stood centered among the group as the glaring outlier. His small frame left his head level with his teammates’ chins, his shoulders adjacent to their chests. To his right were two eventual NBA draft picks. To his left, three. In total, four first-rounders — three … Read more

Who will be the Big East player of the year, the go-to Jay and more

Take a look back at the last five seasons of Creighton men’s basketball. Wednesday marked 47 days until college basketball officially returns. With fans as hopeful as Creighton’s, the season couldn’t get here soon enough. As the weeks dwindle, the questions flood in. Many of those were left in my Twitter mentions (@jxlorenzi) nearly a … Read more

One emo or punk song for every NHL team: ‘Why Bother,’ ‘Heartbreak No. 53’ and much more angst

So, we (Arthur Staple, Sean Gentille and Charlie O’Connor) decided this had to happen. One emo/punk song for every team as we enter the 2022-23 season — a track to capture all your emotions about your favorite club. These are in no particular order other than how desperate we got trying to find a song … Read more