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NCAA 2014

Dear NCAA, the Senate Wants to Ask You a Few Questions

The United States Senate has suddenly expressed an interesting in what is going on in the college sports industry. The Senate’s Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation, which is chaired by West Virginia Democrat Jay Rockefeller, postponed a hearing

Chris Russo 2014

Chris Russo and Finding Qualified People for his Radio Channel

As a broadcast professional and journalist, I never understood the appeal of Chris Russo. He appeared to be a very dim witted and not very funny individual who was handed a microphone and put in front of a television

NBA_Adam_Silver_2014

Adam Silver And NBA Venture Down “The Slippery Slope”

Goodbye Donald Sterling, good riddance and thank you to Harvey Levin who is now journalism answer to Edward R. Murrow in that he got rid of the National Basketball Association’s version of Joe McCarthy. The NBA is hanging its

UCONN beats Florida to ean a chance to win their second National Championship in justt four years

NCAA Tournament: Gators Were Winners on TV

  OK, Florida fans are still hurting over their 63-53 loss to UCONN in the 2014 Final Four on Saturday night at the AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. They can take some satisfaction in knowing that at least one

Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig will retire in early 2015

MLB’s Bud Selig on the 2014 Season

For Allen “Bud” Selig, the 2014 Major League Baseball season will be his last as the commissioner. After 22 years in charge, he will walk off into the sunset before the start of the 2015 season. There will be a

Rays' Manager Joe Maddon ready for another run at the AL East and a 2014 World Series shot

MLB 2014:The Rays and the Red Sox in AL East

As we look around MLB  we factored in the advise that is provided Las Vegas and Baseball America.   We established these  have the power rankings and they clearly show that this will be another wide open race in

Former Bucs GM Mark Dominik is now an ESPN NFL Insider

Former Bucs GM Mark Dominik joins ESPN

Mark Dominik, the general manager of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers the past five seasons (2009-13), is joining ESPN as an NFL Front Office Insider. He is expected to make his debut on Thursday, March 27. Dominik is the newest addition

Orlando's own Kim Coon is making her mark in NASCAR as part of the Miss Sprint Cup team.

NASCAR: Orlando’s Kim Coon an Ambassador for Racing

Kim Coon  is in her fourth season as a member of the Miss Sprint Cup team, as we are three races into the 2014 season. Born and raised in Orlando, Fla., Kim remained in the south, earning degrees from

It’s Jim Bouton’s 75th Birthday and Sports Journalism Owes Him A Debt of Gratitude

It’s Jim Bouton’s 75th birthday and for old time baseball fans, Jim Bouton presents a bit of a problem. Bouton was so much more than a pitcher for the New York Yankees, the Seattle Pilots, the Houston Astros and

This week in Las Vegas the NASCAR teams will feature cars with new paint colors.

Preview: NASCAR heads to Las Vegas baby! TV schedule

NASCAR is in Las Vegas this weekend Saturday the Nationwide race will be the  Boyd Gaming 300 and then Sunday it will be the Sprint Cup race, the Kobalt 400. The mile and a half track in Las Vegas is always