Reason Why Male Cheerleaders Should not Be Heard nor Seen

This young man in Louisville just dodged a bullet. BARELY. Louisville held on to beat Pittsburgh in a Big East game over the weekend, but it didn’t come without controversy.  Check out the video below for yourself. Look, I understand the young man’s enthusiasm, but I have some words for him: KNOW YOUR ROLE.  Your…

Williams Trade a Gamble for the Nets

The New Jersey Nets made a splash of sorts in acquiring PG Deron Williams from the Utah Jazz a couple of days ago. A few thoughts here: The Nets HAD to save some face after being played AGAIN. It’s bad enough when they were left on the free agent alter last summer when they lost…

Calhoun’s Legacy Dinged, but Still Got off Light…

UConn men’s basketball coach John Calhoun was suspended by the NCAA for three games next season for recruiting violations committed under his watch.  Those three games will be the first three Big East conference games. Then again, his program was spared any post-season bans, though it was placed on three years’ probation. Upon reading that,…

Knicks Fans Should Rejoice!

GLORY, GLORY, HALLELUJAH! As a Knicks fan I am so friggin excited about the future, I am having a hard time containing myself.  Check that, I CANNOT contain myself at the moment. After a decade of losing and misery, I FINALLY have a reason to care about following my New York Knicks in the regular…

Vick Dissing Oprah Was a Good Move

Now don’t get it twisted. I don’t mean that Michael Vick (or anyone for that matter) should just outright diss Oprah Winfrey just for the hell of it.  I’m saying that if he followed through with his promise to appear on Oprah, it would be a win (Oprah’s ratings)-lose (Vick) scenario. First of all, Oprah…