Monthly Archives: June 2013

What’s Up Doc? And True Crime Meets The NFL… Again

Someone tweeted out Sunday night asking what Boston fans were thinking about Doc Rivers leaving Boston for L.A. I say thank you and good luck. Seriously.  Nine years coaching or managing a team in Boston takes its toll.  Doc led … Continue reading

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Happy Fathers Day

Having a child of my own now makes me appreciate Father’s Day even more than I did before.  Not in the vain way that statement may sound.  In fact, it’s not even about me. My wife and I have it … Continue reading

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Charlotte 49ers Land A Big Fish… Again, Tebow’ing In NE, and Kraken Aims For Fifty

The inaugural football game for the Charlotte 49’ers will be held August 31st.  On that historic day, the Niners will host the Campbell Camels. Should they defeat Campbell, it will mark the school’s first win on the gridiron.  Off the … Continue reading

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NSA Surveillance, Original Six Showdown and Rapid Rants

Is the glass half empty or half full?  That thought continuously goes through my mind when thinking about the NSA surveillance story.  A government contractor and former CIA employee, Edward Snowden, disclosed last week that the NSA, the agency that … Continue reading

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Mt. Rushmore of Announcers, Part I

Earlier this week, I posted the following on Facebook: “Mt. Rushmore of announcers: Vin Scully, Doc Emrick, Marv Albert and Al Michaels? Discuss.” Before I throw my $.02, let me share some of the opinions I received. From new friend … Continue reading

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Baseball’s Lead Anchor – PED’s

The performance enhancing drug (PED) issue is like Major League Baseball’s version of Watergate.  Well, really it’s Watergate on steroids.  And it’s also not going away. Tuesday night, ESPN reported that as many as 20 current MLB players may be … Continue reading

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Bad Day To Be A Stark, Surging Sox and Morel’s Return

Wow!  I didn’t see that coming.  That was my reaction after watching the most recent episode of HBO’s Game of Thrones.  If you haven’t seen the series, all you need to know is that pretty much any character can be … Continue reading

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