#TBT Sports Blog: Boxer Roberto Duran or “Hands of Stone”

  Today’s #TBT sports blog remembers world champion boxer Roberto Duran aptly nicknamed “Hands of Stone.” This Panamanian boxer regularly pummeled his opponents. With 70 career knock-outs, Roberto Duran punched with such power that observers claimed he possessed Hands of … 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

Borrowing From Boxer Robert Duran: No Mas to 2014!

“No mas!” ~ Retired Boxer Roberto Duran In November 1980, retired boxer Roberto Duran surprisingly uttered these now famous two, simple words – “no mas.” During a much anticipated rematch with fellow lightweight Sugar Ray Leonard whom he defeated by … Continue reading

Timeless Sports Quotes

Iconic sayings are those which have withstood the test of time. Julius Caesar’s “Vedi Vidi Vici” (Latin for I came, I saw, I conquered), Jesus’ Golden Rule “Love your neighbor as yourself,” and the poet Horace’s adage “Carpe Diem” (seize … Continue reading