Let’s Take A Moment To Revisit A Few Of Lou Piniella’s Finest Moments

The news concerning Chicago Cubs manager Lou Piniella’s impending retirement at the end of the season came so swiftly yesterday that we were unable to muster a proper send off for Sweet Lou. Today is the day we’ll take care of that. As a Cubs fan, I’m kinda sad to see Lou go, but I […]

Apparently, It’s Not Ok To Sign A 17 Year Deal In The NHL

Remember when I pondered aloud whether the New Jersey Devils signing Ilya Kovalchuk to a 17 year deal was the norm in the NHL? And more importantly how I felt it was truly madness to sign someone to a contract of such an absurd length? Well, it turns out that the NHL agrees with me. […]

The Glory Lines: Kyle Parker Returning To Clemson, Jeremy Lin Headed To Golden State, A Jennie Fitch Tribute & Phillies Shopping Jayson Werth?

It’s time for the daily linkage. You know the drill, here’s some stories from around the ‘net that we like and you SHOULD too! Video: Streaker Broke 3 Tackles At Football Game (SPORTSbyBROOKS) Pat Haden is USC’s new athletic director (LA Times) Saying Goodbye to the the Managerial “Old Breed?” (The Legend of Cecilio Guante) […]

Wade Has Already Become More Arrogant

It’s officially time to take the mics away from the new “Big Three.” Let’s even cancel their Twitter, MySpace and Facebook accounts too. On Sunday, Heat guard Dwyane Wade made a comment that was simply arrogant and unacceptable. Wade said: “There’s going to be times when we might lose one, two games in a row, […]

Report: Lou Piniella To Retire At The End Of The Season

Lou Piniella is retiring as manager of the Chicago Cubs effective at the end of the season, the Daily News has learned. The 67-year-old Piniella, who led the Cubs to NL Central division titles in 2007 and 2008, is in the last year of his contract and has endured a particularly stressful last two seasons […]

Chili’s Reponds To Steve Carell’s “Decision” At The ESPYs In A Manner That Only Dan Gilbert Would Understand

I guess we may as well face it. LeBron’s “Decision” will forever be mentioned and subject to parody for as long as we live. Just get used to it. It’s gonna happen. So don’t fight it. Now I know that it’s gotten really old, but because you’re not fighting it, every now and then a […]

The “Tom Brady Is Falling Out Of Favor In New England” Column Has Somehow Made An Appearance

The Glory Lines: Bulls Pick Up CJ Watson, Chris Johnson And The Titans Finally Agree, And MLB Threatens To Terminate The Rangers

It’s time for the daily linkage. You know the drill, here’s some stories from around the ‘net that we like and you SHOULD too! The kid who threw back Ryan Howard’s homer is awesome (Big League Stew) Tennessee Titans, Chris Johnson came to fair resolution on contract (Tennessean) MLB Threatens To ‘terminate’ Rangers ‘franchise’ (SPORTSbyBROOKS) […]

Apparently, It’s Ok To Sign A 17 Year Deal In The NHL

If you haven’t noticed, I’m not very up on the hockey scene. But I gotta say, I just can’t believe that signing a player to a 17 year contract is the norm in the NHL. If it is, well I’m just showing you just how much I don’t follow the NHL. And if it isn’t, […]

Wednesdays Get Rough For Benny The Bull

And when I say rough, I literally mean rough. Because on Wednesday, the Chicago Bulls mascot, Benny the Bull was roughed up while a group of children looked in horror (or enjoyment). The Chicago Sun-Times gives us all of the details. The team’s mascot was attacked Wednesday as he was escorting a group of kids […]