• NFL Offseason

    NFL Week 3: Top Five Games to Watch

    Are you ready for week 3 in the 2019 NFL Season? Here is a look at five games you should have your eyes on. Detroit Lions at Philadelphia Eagles Detroit got a big win Sunday against the Los Angeles Chargers. Despite looking second best for parts of that game, they ...
  • NFL Week 2 Must Win

    NFL: 5 Teams With The Most to Lose in Week 2

    Another week of football is upon us as Thursday starts the second week of the National Football League regular season. While there are still fifteen games left for thirty-two teams, it is never too early to take a look at five teams that could use a win. 5. Houston Texans ...
  • Cleveland Browns

    NFL – Reflecting Back on My Years as a Cleveland Browns Fan

    We moved to Cleveland from North Carolina during the summer of 1987. The following winter, my parents took me to the play Sesame Street Live. My mom told me that every father that was at the event was listening to the AFC Championship game. The Cleveland Browns were on the ...
  • American League Wild Card

    MLB – Who Will Represent the American League as the Wild-Card?

    Coming into the evening games Tuesday, the Houston Astros and New York Yankees have commanding leads in their divisions in the American League, so the focus is fascinating as it pertains to the race for the Wild Card. The Tampa Bay Rays occupy the second spot while the Oakland Athletics ...
  • Florida Panthers Aleksander Barkov

    Florida Panthers The Importance of Aleksander Barkov

    Last year, the Florida Panthers missed the playoffs, finishing with eighty-six points, twelve points behind the second wild-card spot in the year of their franchise history. They had a minute thirteen goal difference in the final tally. That, coupled with their 3-7 record in shootouts cost them in the eighty-two ...
  • Vince Carter Atlanta Hawks

    NBA – Looking Ahead to the Vince Carter Farewell Tour

    Word came out earlier this week that Vince Carter would play a 22nd season in the National Basketball Association. It is a one-year deal with the Atlanta Hawks. If he stays healthy, he will have some impressive milestones. Carter will have played in more than 1,500 regular season games. Adrian ...
  • NFL Television Announcers

    NFL: Top 5 Television Announce Teams

    As the 100th season of the National Football League (NFL) season approaches, I think it is a good time to rate my top five current television broadcasting teams as it pertains to the pairings inside the booth. Before I give the rankings and descriptions, here are some of my favorite ...
  • 2019 Baseball Hall of Fame

    Baseball Hall of Fame: Looking Back on the Class of 2019

    Sunday was the day of speeches for the Baseball Hall of Fame inductees for 2019. Edgar Martinez, Harold Baines, Lee Smith, Mariano Rivera, Mike Mussina, and Brandy Halladay, the widow of the late Roy Halladay. Sadly, I do not recall watching Lee Smith or Harold Baines growing up, but did ...
  • The Open Championship

    The Open Championship: Thoughts and Recap of Day 1

    The first round of the 148th edition of The Open Championship is done and dusted, so let’s look back at what transpired. The event was well worth the wait for the patrons in County Antrim, Northern Ireland after a sixty-eight-year absence since hosting this major. J.B. Holmes enjoys the eighteen-hole ...
  • Tennis Wimbledon

    Tennis: Thoughts on Wimbledon and the Landscape of the Game

    Serena Williams is back in the Ladies’ Singles Final, while Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic each made it to the Gentlemen’s Singles Semifinals. As the fortnight at Wimbledon concludes for the third grand slam event of the year, I believe it is very important that we as fans ...