Where the Triangle Offense Lives

Among American basketball fans, the offensive scheme known as the Triangle has become a bit of a joke lately. Writers have referred to it as “outdated” and “obtuse.” In January, Mike D’Antoni, the Houston Rockets coach, who is regarded as an offensive virtuoso, told reporters, “If the Triangle hit me upside the head, I wouldn’t…

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Breaking down the Brewers’ NL playoff race

The Milwaukee Brewers are within striking distance of the lead in the National League Central Division and the second wild-card spot in the NL. Entering Thursday’s games, Milwaukee is 2 1/2 games behind Chicago in the Central and 3 games in back of Colorado for the second wild-card position. If the Brewers are going to…

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