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Some Needed Perspective on the NBA Referee Scandal

On Friday, we learned that NBA referee Tim Donaghy is under investigation by the FBI for betting on NBA games.

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Should We Be Impressed?

Yesterday Rich Lederer of The Baseball Analyst made the following observation. The St. Louis Cardinals. The only team that won

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Who Will Win The 2022 NBA Finals?

The NBA, relative to the other major sports leagues, tends to suffer from a lack of competitive balance. One way

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The Wisdom of Red Auerbach

Legendary basketball coach Red Auerbach passed away last Saturday. In reading and watching about his life on Sunday, I was

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Measure up, or else

Division I-A football teams heading to college bowls have trouble making the grade academically. The report, published by the Institute

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Subversion of the Academy by the NCAA

Two great American institutions are about to crank up. First-year students and their older classmates will soon return to campus

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MLB's new killer app

Baseball has always been different from other professional sports because local TV revenues are significant. They're large because they can

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The Truth About The Tour De France

Tour de France is the peak of the cycling world, arguably one of the most famous sporting events in the

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Solving the Coaching Pay Problem

This last weekend Adrian Wojnarowski penned a column examining the salaries of college coaches. In this column is the following

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Will we be blamed for future strikes?

The NHL lock-out of 2004-05 was the seventh labor dispute in the past 25 years to cost North American fans

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Football rules changes

The NCAA has instituted rules that will both shorten and lengthen college football games this year. The clock will start

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Shutdown point

It's apparently been reached by the US Hockey Hall of Fame in Eveleth, Minnesota, which has decided to move and

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