- Review: 'Draft Day' is an off-season gift Updated: Apr-10-14 12:04 pm
- Risky IPO seeks new way to trade star athletes Updated: Mar-25-14 7:37 pm
LOS ANGELES - The pre-pre-season opening kickoff of the 2014 National Football League schedule is returned for a score in "Draft Day," an entirely conventional serio-comic sports world melodrama that pushes its buttons with undeniable professional finesse. In his most effective full star turn in perhaps a decade, Kevin Costner dominates as the greenhorn general manager of the beleaguered Cleveland Browns who could emerge from the heavy shadow of his late revered father with the successful handling of the annual draft of college players.
SAN FRANCISCO - Professional athletes frequently get traded to other teams, but San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis is about to be the first ever to be traded like a stock.