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The Once “Mighty Game” is a TV Show Now

The Major League Baseball "All-Star Game" started off as a gimmick, and remains a gimmick eighty-three years later.  The first "gimmick," if you will,...

Bach Calls Paris Candidacy for Olympics “Really Unified”

“We feel that the Paris candidature is really unified,” said Thomas Bach and Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo was delighted to meet the IOC President “to...

What has Happened to the Olympic Games?

Where did it go wrong, this seemingly ready-made debacle that is occurring in Rio ahead of the 2016 Summer Games? What with the pollution,...

England Suffers Worst Football Defeat in History

England's Euro'16 defeat by Iceland is, of course, a calamity -- a nation with a population two hundred and thirty times smaller outplaying a supposed...

No Rio by the Sea-o for Zika Fearing Athletes

Apparently, golfer Rory McIlroy will not be spending time with members of the World Health Organization in August in Rio during the 2016 Olympics....

Asian Beach Games Will Promote Friendship and Cooperation, Claims Vietnamese Minister

Friendship and cooperation between countries will be strengthened by the Asian Beach Games in Danang, the Vietnamese Vice-Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Nguyen...

Gordie was One of a Kind

Gordie Howe used to laugh about all the legendary stories, some true and some imagined about him as a hockey player including the Gordie...

Canada is Mourning the Death of Hockey Legend Gordie Howe

Canada is mourning the death of hockey legend Gordie Howe with politicians and former players paying tribute and his hometown's flags lowered to half-staff...

Euros Are Here

The Euros are just around the corner, with Saturday the chosen day to start off the biggest summer extravaganza of the year. This year,...

Ali Was One of Several Activists in Sports

Muhammad Ali was one of sports 1960's rebels. Ali, the members of the 1965 American Football League All-Star team that refused to play in...

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