Blogger over on Sporting News has started a petition to get Buck O’Neil into the Hall of Fame. Go here and follow the prompts to sign your name.
The NBA-MVP discussion has been great. What other topics do we want to discuss? Post it here. Get us started.
All weekend, I have been listening to probably one of the worst kept secrets – Kobe Bryant is the 2008 NBA’s Most Valuable Player. While I don’t discount Kobe as one the top, if not the best player in the NBA right now – I have a hard time making myself believe that he is […]
How many seconds does it take to advance a basketball 70′ while taking three dribbles, then making a pass, having a teammate dribble the ball, and making another pass before shooting?
NBA fans have to enjoy the point guard match ups playing out in the Western Conference. Chris Paul and his Hornets vs. Tony Parker and the Spurs, Deron Williams and the Jazz vs. Derek Fisher and the Lakers – does it make me Captain Obvious to suggest these guys are the top four at their […]
This week’s POTW comes from college softball. Central Washington’s Mallory Holtman and Liz Wallace earned POTW by helping an opponent to victory. Huh? Did you read that right? Yes, Holtman and Wallace get this week’s honor by assisting the opposition. When Western Oregon University’s Sara Tucholsky tore her ACL celebrating her first career home run, […]
Wish I could write a poignant piece about today’s 134th ‘Run for the Roses’. Any such attempt would serve as nothing more than folly. I have paid marginal (at best) attention to the thoroughbreds. Secretariat’s record-breaking runs in’73 and Affirmed fighting off Alydar to win the Triple Crown in ’78 made for great entertainment. I […]
Got a topic? Post it here. Get us started.
After trying to absorb as much of the NFL Draft this weekend, I came away with thoughts about teams, as well as some of the other action occurring in sports over the weekend. → The draft really needs to go back to being in the morning and not the 3:00 pm start that it had […]
Pittsburgh Penguin fans greeted the New York Rangers with a sea of white Friday night. The energy in the four-decade old Mellon Center was palpable. The ‘Broadway Blue’ responded with the game’s first three goals – the last of which came just a little over three minutes into the game’s second stanza. The veteran club […]