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Forever in Blue Jeans – Jesus, the CIA and How the Only Summer Games...

There is much talk at present in the sports world and elsewhere of the threat of a new cold war. So it is an interesting...

Nightengale: Jon Lester Hopes to End Cubs’ 108-Year World Series ‘Curse’

Jon Lester and his wife, sitting around the kitchen table recently, turned the conversation to the Chicago Cubs’ upcoming postseason, and Farrah had a...

Seven-Time Golfing Major Winner Arnold Palmer Dies at Age 87

Arnold Palmer, one of the greatest golfers in history, has died aged 87. According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the American star had been undergoing heart tests in...

Hail to the Whippets!

A few weeks ago, I was honored to attend the 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Mobile County School’s (MCTS) last undefeated state champion football...

Christie’s to Auction, Exhibit Historic and Unique Baseball Memorabilia Collection

Christie’s is honored to present one of the most important and comprehensive collections of baseball memorabilia and photography ever offered at auction with The...

An Olympic Games of Taekwondo Firsts

With the closing ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games now behind us, I am very proud of the competitions that we at the...

Seven Basketball Players Inducted into 2016 FIBA Hall of Fame

The class of 2016 has been inducted into the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) Hall of Fame at the House of Basketball, FIBA's headquarters on...

Eighty Years Since the Berlin Olympics that the World Will Never Forget

Even 80 years on, the Berlin Games of 1936 remain the most controversial and most talked about in the history of the modern Olympic...

2012 Olympic Games Transformed Image of London

Exactly four years ago today, the London 2012 Olympic Games, the biggest peacetime event in the history of the UK, and indeed the world, was...

How Politicians, Not Athletes, Changed Sport

As the political conventions go on, it is as good a time as any to understand how the political process has enriched the American...

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