Stamkos Returns; MLB Playoffs Near; WNBA, NBA Postseason Coming to a Close
Stamkos Returns; MLB Playoffs Near; WNBA, NBA Postseason Coming to a Close
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The Tampa Bay Lightning captain, Steven Stamkos return to the ice during Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final. Only 4 games remain in the MLB's regular season. The NBA Conference Finals will soon be decided. Seattle Storm take Game 1 of WNBA Final.
September 24, 2020
MLB Postseason to Take Place in California, Texas Bubbles
MLB Postseason to Take Place in California, Texas Bubbles
After too many positive COVID-19 tests during the makeshift regular season, the MLB will move playoff teams to bubbles for the postseason.
September 17, 2020
Podcast Episode 32: Sexism and homophobia in sports? No way!
Podcast Episode 32: Sexism and homophobia in sports? No way!
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This week co-hosts Ellen and Steph give #thegist on the sports world’s reaction to the shooting of unarmed Black man Jacob Blake and discuss the horrible sexist and homophobic remarks coming from NHL and MLB commentators. If only we could be done with this sh!t.
August 26, 2020
Bubbles Work in Creating a Safe Environment for Sports
Bubbles Work in Creating a Safe Environment for Sports
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The bubbles are working. The WNBA, NBA and NHL, three leagues playing inside bubble environments, have collectively gone another week without a positive COVID-19 test. So why the heck isn’t everyone sticking to the bubble plan?
August 13, 2020
Podcast Episode 29: Guess which league is an absolute gongshow
Podcast Episode 29: Guess which league is an absolute gongshow
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This week co-hosts Ellen and Steph give #thegist on how the COVID-19 pandemic is still negatively impacting sports. The MLB season is an absolute mess, college sports are still in danger and players are opting out of their respective seasons like flies. The drama.
August 05, 2020
MLB Season Off to a Rough Start with 18 Miami Marlins Testing Positive for COVID-19
MLB Season Off to a Rough Start with 18 Miami Marlins Testing Positive for COVID-19
We’re a week into the MLB season and 18 (!!!) members of the Miami Marlins have already tested positive for COVID-19. Not good. The league has since postponed games and adjusted the schedule, but we think this situation might require more than a Band-Aid solution.
July 30, 2020
Podcast Episode 28: Everything you need to know about the return of the NBA and NHL
Podcast Episode 28: Everything you need to know about the return of the NBA and NHL
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This week co-hosts Ellen and Steph give #thegist on everything you need to know about the NBA and NHL season restarts and why the 2020 MLB season might be in jeopardy. The drama.
July 29, 2020
MLB and WNBA Support Black Lives Matter Movement and Honor Breonna Taylor
MLB and WNBA Support Black Lives Matter Movement and Honor Breonna Taylor
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Baseball and basketball regular seasons began this weekend, and while the season starts were fun to watch, it was the leagues’ calls for social justice that really blew us away.
July 27, 2020