Coaching is a tough and very stressful profession. It is much more so in some places than in others.
Some teams are content just to have a winning record. With some teams, anything short of a championship means the total season is a failure. Then, there are other teams that just want to be respectable, instead of the laughing stocks of their sports leagues.
Continue reading 10 most demanding coaching jobs in the entire sports world
In February, 2013 one of the oldest sports in the Summer Olympic Games was dropped. Wrestling has been an Olympic fixture since 708 BC.
After catching a lot of hell, the International Olympic Committee restored Wrestling to the Olympics in September of the same year.
Why drop Wrestling in the first place? Most people rather watch Wrestling than Ping Pong.
If the International Olympic Committee, and NBC really wanted to increase their ratings, 3 new events should be added to the Olympics in Rio, 2016. Continue reading Wrestling restored to Summer Olympic Games – 2 Sports to add
Muhammad Ali – The Greatest, but was he the Greatest Fighter?
Continue reading The Greatest Fighter vs The Greatest
The Iconic, Three Time Boxing Champion, is dead at the age of 74. Being the great fighter he always was, he was a fighter all the way to the end. When ABC News interupted the regularly scheduled broadcasting, I knew right away what it was about. I’m not ashamed to say that I broke down and cried. Continue reading Muhammad Ali, The Greatest, Dead at 74
In Major League Baseball, the strike zone is the most controversial topic today. Was that a strike? Was that not a strike? The debate goes on. And, of course, a player can’t argue with the umpire about his strike zone, unless he wants an automatic early shower.
Proposed changes in Major League Baseball strike zone
Continue reading Baseball wants to change strike zone, but not ticket prices
Golden State Warriors are true champions
What makes a team like the Golden State Warriors so great?
Continue reading GS vs OKC – Champions can get it done. Non-champions can’t
Super Bowl 50 was anything but a fixed game. The Denver Bronco’s man-handled the Carolina Panthers. But what about past Super Bowls? I can think of four that may have been fixed games, three of which I’m not sure, and one of which I’d almost bet the farm.
Continue reading Super Bowl fixes from the past – The shocking truth