Tags: Trades (Sports)

On Pro Football: For Odell Beckham Jr., a Departure as Stunning as His Catches

On Nov. 23, 2014, in a nationally televised Sunday night game against the Dallas Cowboys, Odell Beckham Jr., then a Giants rookie, leapt high in the end zone, twisted as he arched backward, fought off a defender and made a fingertip, one-handed touchdown grab that seemed unfathomable even in slow motion replay. The next day,…

Baseball Changes Several Rules and Agrees to Start C.B.A. Negotiations

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. — In a tangible sign of cooperation between the commissioner’s office and a skeptical players’ association, Major League Baseball and the union announced several rule changes on Thursday that will affect the trading deadline, the All-Star Game, roster size and on-field strategy. The rules — some of which will not be implemented…

Five N.F.L. Teams That Have Already Shaken Up Their Rosters

As the N.F.L. officially turned its calendar to the 2019 season on Wednesday, football in New York found itself dramatically revamped. Odell Beckham Jr., the outrageous wide receiver, was no longer with the Giants, and Le’Veon Bell, the ultra-versatile running back, had agreed to a deal with the Jets. Those moves qualified as the headliners…