Sports Comic Book: Favorite Single Named Athletes 3rd Edition

My sports comic book Favorite Single Named Athletes celebrates the top icons in sports who only need one name to be identified. Throughout history, singers, politicians, philosophers and spiritual leaders impacted societies to such a degree that a single name … Continue reading

MIKE Sports Comic Book: Favorite Single Named Athletes 2nd Edition

Amazon just released the 2nd edition of another of my sports comic books. This updated version features my top 25 Favorite Single Named Athletes. Here’s the book’s intro… Throughout history, singers, politicians, philosophers and spiritual leaders impacted societies to such … Continue reading

NBA Player Nicknames on Jerseys: Not a BIG Deal

As a basketball purist, I’m not thrilled by the NBA’s recent promotional campaign to add player nicknames to the back of their uniforms for specific games.

For a professional league that has always marketed in a BIG way, last night’s cheeky commercialism was small minded.

The NBA has always fostered a team game reliant on the collective efforts of brilliant individual performers.

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