Things are looking good for the Portland Trailblazers. Led by youngsters Brandon Roy, LaMarcus Aldridge, and Greg Oden, the Blazers are truly one of the most talented teams in the NBA Most people would agree that this up-and-coming ball club could win a championship or two in the near future.But things in Portland haven’t [...] [...more]
The Minnesota Twins have just signed hometown hero Joe Mauer to an 8 year, $184 million contract extension. It’s a great move for both sides, with the best young catcher in the game now secure in his future.
So, we’d call the Mauer signing as close to a sure thing as any contract can get. [...] [...more]
Torii Hunter’s comments about Latin players being called Black has raised a few eyebrows in the world of sports. Hunter recently referred to Latinos as “imposters”, saying that Latinos try and pass themselves off as being African-American. Hunter is a respected baseball player and is known as the good guy in baseball. However, many people [...] [...more]
We’re approaching some of the best days of the sporting calender. Between the NFL Draft, the conclusion of March Madness, and the dawning of a new baseball season, it’s prime time for sports fans.
And, with most sporting events, comes alcohol. My personal drinking tastes depend on which team I’m watching, which has gotten me [...] [...more]
The UCLA Bruins entered the 1972 Men’s basketball season having won five consecutive NCAA Championships. The 1972 UCLA Bruins basketball team went 30-0 and won a sixth straight NCAA Championship in dominating fashion. The 1972 team still holds UCLA records for averaging 94.6 points per game and beating opponents by an average of 30.3 points [...] [...more]