#TBT Sports Blog: Former FIFA & MLS Star Thierry Henry

Today’s #TBT sports blog recalls the lauded former MLS All-Star and once FIFA great and French World Cup champion Thierry Henry Thierry Henry’s breakaway speed, splendid soccer skill and passion for life (popularized by Renault Clio television commercials in Europe) … Continue reading

2 Cent Tuesday: High Cost of Attending a Game

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

Friday Sports Funny: Ref Swallowed His Whistle

Today’s Friday Sports Funny pokes fun at the old sports cliche – the ref swallowed his whistle. It’s easy to see in this blog’s comic that the screaming coach and the agitated players are incredulous that the ref hasn’t blown … Continue reading

2 Cent Tuesday: MLS Signs More Aging Euro Stars

Former European stars who’ve recently signed with MLS clubs will discover that his stats are impressive. They’ll learn that from time immemorial, his record remains unblemished. And, quickly, they’ll realize that he’s posted an unrivaled unbeaten record in every sport, … Continue reading

#TBT Sports Blog: Soccer Spice Boy David Beckham

Today’s #TBT sports blog recalls the Beckhams. At one time, the Beckham couple was one of the sports and entertainment world’s most recognized celebrity pairs. Ironically, the two also cornered the market on aromatic, flavorful nicknames. Known as Posh Spice … Continue reading

NY Red Bulls’ Thierry Henry Plays Last MLS Game

Thierry Henry’s breakaway speed, splendid soccer skill and passion for life (popularized by Renault Clio television commercials in Europe) spawned his nickname Va Va Voom. It’s no surprise that this electrifying, handsome Frenchman has been long regarded as one of … Continue reading

October: Best Time of Year to be a Sports Fan

October always ranks as the best time of the year to be a sports fan. The breadth of exciting games across multiple sports on television doesn’t get any better at any other time of the year. Summer is officially over … Continue reading

Tampa Bay Sports Fans Don’t Deserve Better

In covering yesterday’s surprise Tampa Bay Rays’ trading ace David Price to the Detroit Tigers, USA Today Sports’ MLB writer Mark Whicker reported this morning that Tampa Bay fans deserve better.

Really, Mark? The Tampa Bay Rays players may deserve better, but Tampa Bay area sports fans?

Are you serious? Before making such a bold claim, did you take the time to check out the pathetic attendance figures involving Tampa Bay area sports teams?

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