Silverman: Loss Of Defensive Focus Causing Problems For CavaliersAfter two blowout wins in Boston, the Cleveland Cavaliers were well on their way to a four-game sweep of the Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals.
Silverman: Reducing OT Will Create More Ties -- And That's A Good ThingThe NFL power brokers are heading to Chicago next week to examine the state of the game, and one of the actions likely to be taken is a change in the current regular-season overtime rules.
Silverman: Mets Aren't Dead Yet, But They Need Leaders To Step Up NowAfter losing Monday night to the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Mets continue to sink further in the National League East, and the standings say they are already eight games behind the Washington Nationals.
Silverman: Keep An Eye On These NFL Undrafted RookiesThere are a number of competent players who don’t get selected over the seven-round draft. These players are rookie free agents who can make a huge difference in winning, losing and building championship teams.
Silverman: Yankees Fans Should Be Very Thankful They Have GirardiJoe Girardi has been on his game this season, as he has his young Yankees far ahead of schedule.
Silverman: Classic Empire To Find A Way In Classic Kentucky DerbyIt’s turn-back-the-clock day across America, once again.
Silverman: Marlins Purchase Would Be A Win For Both Jeter And FranchiseThe idea of swapping Loria for Jeter and Bush would be a remarkable win for the sport, and the potential of the new ownership could raise the profile of the franchise quite a bit.
Silverman: Quarterback Reaches Were The Story In First RoundThe 2017 NFL Draft was supposed to be about defensive players, with Myles Garrett, Jonathan Allen and Jamal Adams leading the way.
Silverman Mock Draft 2.0: Look For Jets, Bears To Take QBs In 1st RoundThe subterfuge has once again been thick this draft season, and the manipulating and maneuvering in the NFL Draft will continue through Thursday night.
Silverman: Circle Your Calendars For These 11 Games On NFL ScheduleThe release of the schedule in April is much like the start of spring training in baseball. Every team has hope, and the road map of what it will take to get to the holy land that is the NFL playoffs is clear.
Silverman: Weak Draft? Not If You Look At Top Defensive PlayersThere are certainly questions about this year's QB class, but the rest of it looks quite strong. It is primarily about defensive players.
Silverman: Heading Into Draft, Jets Are Looking Up At The Rest Of AFC EastUnlike the other 31 teams in the NFL, the Patriots are not chasing anyone. New England will undoubtedly be the favorite to rule the AFC East yet again this season, no matter what happens in the upcoming draft.

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