2 Cent Tuesday: Sports Needs a Reincarnation of Yogi Berra

Today’s 2 Cent Tuesday sports blog articulates my very own personal plea for a reincarnation of Yogi Berra of sorts in sports. While watching both the NBA and NHL Playoffs this past weekend, I yearned for a star player to … Continue reading

2 Cent Tuesday: Top 2017 March Madness Stories

Today’s sports blog spotlights five remarkable stories surrounding March Madness; i.e. this year’s NCAA national championship tournament. Without doubt, incredible story lines that typically pervade March Madness coverage focus on last second finishes, heroic feats and dominating individual performances. College … Continue reading

2 Cent Tuesday: NBA Hypocrisy

Today’s 2 Cent Tuesday sports blog unmasks recent NBA hypocrisy. Yesterday, NBA EVP of Basketball Operations Kiki VanDeWeghe announced that Golden State Warriors star forward Andre Iguodala was fined $10,000 for inappropriate comments made during a media interview. Caught on … Continue reading

2 Cent Tuesday: High Cost of Attending a Game

Today’s 2 Cent Tuesday Sports Blog cites the obvious about the high cost of attending a pro sports game. That’s because player salaries have soared. Franchise values have ballooned. And, television rights have skyrocketed to financial heights that no sane … Continue reading

2 Cent Tuesday: Overly Zealous Father LaVar Ball

Today’s 2 Cent Tuesday sports blog focuses on LaVar Ball, the overly zealous father of UCLA college basketball freshman star Lonzo Ball. But first, let’s search ESPN annals to discover the genesis for today’s rant. Many years ago, ESPN’s Page … Continue reading

2 Cent Tuesday: Bye Bye, Boogie!

Bye bye, Boogie! Farewell, DeMarcus Cousins. Sayonara, adios, auf wiedersehen, see ya! Can we help you pack? Happy to see you go. Need a ride to the airport? Wow, the energy around here sure feels lighter. That’s what Sacramento Kings … Continue reading

2 Cent Tuesday: New England Patriots’ Tom Brady NFL G.O.A.T.

Today’s 2 Cent Tuesday states the obvious! Congratulations to the undisputed NFL G.O.A.T. Tom Brady and his New England Patriots for their stunning 34 – 26 overtime victory over the Atlanta Falcons in Sunday night’s Super Bowl LI in Houston, … Continue reading

2 Cent Tuesday: Anybody But the New England Patriots!

In anticipation of this weekend’s Super Bowl 51, today’s 2 Cent Tuesday sports blog tackles the privilege of rooting for your favorite team in spite of what others think about your choice. That’s because sports transcends religion, cuts through cultural … Continue reading

2 Cent Tuesday: Iconic Sayings in Sports

Today’s 2 Cent Tuesday sports blog stokes the embers of sports fans’ favorite sayings. They’re expressions that we’ve all used at some point while describing a game or in a simple conversation. Julius Caesar’s “Vedi Vidi Vici” (Latin for I … Continue reading

2 Cent Tuesday: NFL Playoffs Spur Chippy Chatter

Today’s 2 Cent Tuesday sports blog chronicles some of the unnecessary chippy chatter surfacing from last weekend’s NFL Playoff. Normally, trash talk in sports directly involves player to player confrontations. However, this past weekend unveiled a new type of smack … Continue reading