Pete Blackburn


NHL Power Rankings: Oilers replace Canadiens as lone threat to Maple Leafs in North division

Can Edmonton catch Toronto at the top of the Canadian division?

Where will Russell Wilson and Deshaun Watson be next season? Plus, who won the MLB offseason?

Is the damage between Wilson and Seattle irreparable?

Which NBA coach could be fired next? Plus, what do the Seahawks want for Russell Wilson?

The NBA saw its first in-season coaching change this week

Why the NHL's chaotic weekend in Lake Tahoe worked

It wasn't quite the smoothest or most well-executed event the NHL has ever held, but ultimately it was a very cool and unique weekend of hockey

NHL Power Rankings: One notable statistic for every team

Let's examine some of the the numbers and rates that stand out across the league

Getting traded to Colts was best option for Carson Wentz, plus is Fernando Tatis Jr. MLB's top shortstop?

Wentz is reuniting with Frank Reich, who coached him during the best period of the QB's career

NHL postpones fourth Stars-Predators games due to severe winter storm in Dallas

The postponements come as Dallas is battling massive power outages

Loss to Naomi Osaka puts Serena Williams' future in question, plus more proof the Padres are going for it

Serena got emotional talking about her future and whether Wednesday was the last time we'd see her compete

Rafael Nadal, Ashleigh Barty upset at Aussie Open, plus no Neymar, no problem for PSG

Two of tennis' biggest stars failed to advance to the semifinals

Why a Carson Wentz trade won't be easy to pull off, plus the first MLB power rankings of the year

Wentz's $10 million roster bonus due next month "remains an elephant in the room"

Vincent Jackson memorialized by former teammates Mike Evans, Shawne Merriman and others

Several NFL stars past and present took to social media to remember Jackson, who was found dead on Monday

Who wants J.J. Watt the most? Plus, ranking the GOATs

Will Watt give Green Bay a discount?

What should teams that need QB help do this offseason? Plus, Urban Meyer is already causing controversy

It seems like almost every team could be in the market to make a play for an upgrade under center

Pete Blackburn is from Boston, so there's a good chance you don't like him already. He has been a writer at CBS Sports since 2017 and usually aims to take a humorous and light-hearted approach to the often all-too-serious world of sports media. When not suffering from crippling loneliness, he shares a love-hate relationship with the NHL.