Bernstein: Eric Thames & MLB's DiscomfortConflicted feelings have surfaced as Thames has had a power resurgence after years away from the big leagues.
Bernstein: Cubs' Jason Heyward Is Himself AgainThe early returns are solid for the Jason Heyward batting reclamation project, as his numbers are up and he's hitting the ball hard.
Bernstein: Fred Hoiberg Is Trying Phil Jackson's Old TrickHoiberg is acting out of desperation, trying to work the officials because his players can't stop Isaiah Thomas.
Bernstein: These Blackhawks Won 3 Stanley CupsIf this marks the end of an era, raise a glass to what's now seen as disappointment for the Blackhawks.
The Bernstein Brief: No Making Sense Of These BullsWho knows what this Bulls run means, but it's fun, so it might as well keep going.
Bernstein: Umpires With Microphones Won't Do MuchThere just isn’t much to say most of the time, other than what the video replay showed or didn’t.
The Bernstein Brief: Blackhawks Are Confronting HistoryThe Blackhawks are as much a collection of memories now as anything else.
The Bernstein Brief: Chicago Playoffs Are Upside DownThe Blackhawks are faltering, the Bulls are rising up. Just like we thought, right?
The Bernstein Brief: Predators' Win In Game 1 Will Be Tough To CopyGoing into shutdown mode with a one-goal lead is a way to steal a game, not a series.
The Bernstein Brief: Penn State's Troubling StatementPenn State continues to show it has deep and endemic problems in handling the child rape scandal on its campus.
The Bernstein Brief: Bulls Making It Hard For Smart FansThis isn't progress, but it will masquerade as such to perpetuate more mediocrity.
Bernstein: MLB's New 'Catch Probability' Stat Is GreatFinally, we have an objective measurement and inarguable evidence of the spectacular for defense on the diamond.