I love this photo. You just get fired and what do you do–you take a bike ride through Boston. How incredibly healthy an attitude. Gotta respect him for this reaction.
Although the conference allegedly was not caught off guard this past week, I was not expecting the latest announcement regarding University of Notre Dame’s departure from the conference. I had believed that the dust had settled from the announcements, departures, additions, and settlements of earlier this year. At first the Notre Dame announcement caught me [...]
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There is a great debate unfolding out there in cyberspace, on the twitter and Facebook feeds and every sports website and blog imaginable. Now I make my case: Georgetown should be Nerlens choice. Nerlens has stated that he wants to attend a college that feels like “home”. ”Home” is Georgetown’s middle name (if its last [...]
The special time of year has begun, to college basketball fanatics the “high holy days” and days, beginning Tuesday for some teams, that you can fly as high as the sky or sink so low. What is it about college basketball and the allegiance to one’s team that can affect your emotions as much as [...]
Check out this interesting article from the WSJ this morning. Do you think this adequately explains the situation? http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204883304577223571248360222.html?mod=djemMTIPOFF_h#articleTabs%3Darticle
It’s Eli’s Time: In a week that should shine the spotlight on his younger brother, Eli, Peyton is dominating the airwaves. I know that Eli has been used to playing second fiddle to his elder; however, if I were Peyton, despite all of the issues surrounding his injury and future (or not) with the Colts, [...]
Who was expecting the Yankees and Phillies to be out after the divisional series? I think very few actually gave the Cardinals a chance and perhaps a few more believed that the Tigers could upset the Yankees. But here we are after the first week of play and in dramatic fashion in each Game 5, [...]
This week has been interesting to say the least. Or is that the Big Least? On the heels of Dave Gavitt’s passing, the stars–or conferences–realign. I have more questions than answers at this point. Pitt and Syracuse bolt for bucks to the ACC. Jim Boeheim doesn’t like it. I thought the craziness would be limited [...]
In connection with my graduate course at Georgetown University in Sports Industry Management this summer, a classmate and I were assigned to take a position on this topic and wrote the following paper then debate the issue in class. I publish this paper with the permission of my co-author and classmate, Jack Davis. I. Introduction [...]