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Three for History

Friday, June 8, 2018

I have three photographs in the study at my home that, in an often divisive world, remind me of the power of sports to […]

Cellar Dwellers

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

  Athletes are always looking for an Act II when their playing careers come to an end. An increasing number of them are finding […]

The Fantastic Four

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The NCAA Women’s Final Four earned its place on the sporting map long ago, but this year’s event seemed to secure an even greater […]

RIP Rick Majerus

Sunday, December 2, 2012

With the passing of Rick Majerus yesterday, college basketball lost one of its great personalities, not to mention great coaches. In the late ‘90’s I was flying to Houston on Southwest Airlines, which meant the usual self-selection of seats. There was a window seat available, but it meant negotiating my way past a fairly large man on the aisle. Nevertheless, it looked like the best available option… Continue reading