Reflections: When It Is More Than the Game

Three Instances This Weekend Reminded Viewers Life Is More Than the Game Tonight at sundown (September 18, 2018), Yom Kippur starts. Yom Kippur is the Day of Atonement for Jewish people around the world. It is a time for reflection and a time to apologize for all the sins of the past year. These moments of [...]

By | September 18th, 2018|General Sports, Lifestyle, NBA, NFL|Comments Off on Reflections: When It Is More Than the Game

When Politics Creep Into Sports…

When politics creep into sports it is usually bad. Now, this is not to say it is always bad, or that sports have always been divorced from politics. Far from it. Or that the sport world is not the place for a political stance. When done correctly it can bring about change that may have gone [...]

By | October 31st, 2017|General Sports|Comments Off on When Politics Creep Into Sports…

Avoid the Stupid Stat Trap

How to Diagnose a Stupid Stat & Avoid Overusing It Through the first six weeks of the season, every broadcaster (play-by-play, color, analyst, and sideline reporter) was so eager to mention that the New England Patriots were the first team in league history to allow a 300 yard passer in six straight games. This is [...]

By | October 23rd, 2017|General Sports|Comments Off on Avoid the Stupid Stat Trap