Now might be a good time to take a break from maniac spree killers and child raping football coaches to enjoy some comedians in cars. featuring the great Larry David.. .. I know I did
The Video tells more of the story than the images do but its all pretty telling all the same. Students who had nothing to do with the scandal react to the NCAA’s decision.. This was the scene today inside Penn State’s student union building as NCAA president Mark Emmert announced the NCAA’s decision on Penn [...]
Its hard to properly describe how much I dislike Tony LaRussa, he’s the perfect combination of profound arrogance and stupidity. When you couple that with being the manager of the Cardinals, what you have is a perfect asshole, literally the perfect asshole. He’s also made an art of fooling people into thinking he’s some [...]
This morning Sam Mellinger, the sports columnist for The Kansas City Star, turned his column into a travel guide to Kansas City for visitors coming here for the baseball All-Star Game on Tuesday, July 10th. I don’t know Sam Mellinger and don’t know much about him, although we did engage in an email argument [...]
For those of you who have been living under a rock in the past three weeks, and have not been watching any college basketball, CBS has ran a spot for the Masters during every commercial break. “The Masters, A tradition like nothing else!” Or something like that… Annoyed by those ads or not, The Masters [...]
Magic Johnson leads a group of very rich men who have purchased the Los Angeles Dodgers for $2 billion, and one of America’s most beloved athletes now has a minority stake in one of America’s most popular sports franchises. The play for the Dodgers effectively ends (well, mostly ends) Frank McCourt’s nightmarish tenure as owner, [...]
According to Entertainment Weekly: EW has learned exclusively that Williams, 45, will star in an upcoming film about the legendary Wu-Tang Clan rapper and all-around troubled soul Russell Jones, a.k.a. Ol’ Dirty Bastard, whose impressive mic skills and outrageous showmanship were eclipsed by his erratic offstage behavior, assorted arrests, and an early death. Titled Dirty [...]
There are many different ways that an athlete knows when it is time to quit. When an offensive lineman spends most of his time apologizing to his quarterback for being sacked, it’s probably time to go. When you can’t get off your jump shot and you can’t beat anyone to the basket, it’s time. When [...]
By: Dan Whitmore Several weeks ago I received a letter from Athletic director john Currie explaining that former Baseball Alums would be honored at the KSU-MU football game. My interest perked up at the thought of reuniting with former teammates after 53 years. Travel plans and accommodations were quickly made and executed. On Tuesday before [...]
Man so many valuable lessons can be learned here fella’s. Most importantly, be absolutely certain she is gonna say yes before you pull that trigger in the public. But really what I take from this is…poor bastard.
To say Zack Greinke is a complicated guy would be an understatement. His well covered bout with anxiety that took him away from baseball and his Cy Young Award winning return are what most players dream of. Even after winning the Cy Young, marrying his childhood sweetheart and stealing the hearts of [...]
Twitter and conference realignment, the quest to be first Brad Dornes Now that the SEC has decided to hold off on its expansion into the first and what seems to be inevitable 16 team super conference, Big 12 fans can stop checking Twitter or refreshing ESPN’s website for breaking news every 5 minutes. [...]
In the summer of 1963 I was asked to serve as the business manager for an exhibition game between the Manhattan lumbermen and the KC. Monarchs. The game was to be played at Griffith Stadium in Manhattan. I was selected to be the business manager for several reasons: First, I had a ticket taking, PA [...]
Jeter Does it in style on the biggest stage… The greatest baseball players rise to the occasion on the biggest stage, so was the case for Yankee Derek Jeter as he smashed a homer-run for his 3,000 hit and then decided he would go 5-5 on the day in the process. Jeter discusses the day [...]
Seriously, this guy is terrible at everything. Words, reason, marriage and now even basketball isnt safe. He will be joining the Republican presidential debates next. Cant do any worse there.
I haven’t done a huge amount of research on this but out here in cyberspace there doesn’t appear to be anybody focusing on the men’s basketball program at my alma mater, the University of Missouri-Kansas City. That’s kind of amazing, given that there are websites for just about any form of profession, perversion [...]