Serena Williams Matu...

As Serena Williams continues to defy age and time there are few superlatives left to say about what is now the greatest women’s tennis player to ever grace the court. It is little surprise that Williams when healthy regularly beats opponents that are more than a decade younger than she which...

Jason Pierre-Paul As...

All that Jason Pierre-Paul proved by his ill-fated July 4th fireworks accident is that he is as dumb as the rest of us. That is there are times in everyone’s life when they do something stupid, dumb, less than enhancing, (add anything you want here) and JPP had one of those moments. It cost...

Lebron James Plays A...

Lebron James told us nothing we did not know when he stated he was the world’s best basketball player. He just forgot to tell us that he also plays all five positions on the court and is the de facto coach of the Cavaliers. Playing with a rag tag bunch of sidekicks some of whom resemble...

Matt Harvey What Goes Up Must Come Down Jun13

Matt Harvey What Goe...

It was inevitable that Matt Harvey who we made into a savior was going to encounter adversity– we all do. His first encounter was with Tommy John Surgery and ALL that comes with it. Everyone predicted a full physical recovery from the surgery for Harvey and the odds were certainly in...

David Wright Will No...

David Wright is done as a premier baseball player. A true gentleman and phenomenal talent is nearing the end any way you want to look at it. The Mets however are better—but getting to the next level will take them out of their comfort zone. 1-David Wright will never return to the form of his...

13 Perceptions, Misperceptions and Truths about the New York Rangers Jun01

13 Perceptions, Misp...

The New York Rangers did not win for a simple reason which is that they were not good enough. However there are a perceptions, misperceptions and fallacies in the aftermath of their defeat. Here are a few. 1-Some reported that the Ranger locker room after the loss did not seem to be...

Steve Kerr: Seven Ordinary Things He Did With Brains May30

Steve Kerr: Seven Or...

In a country that rewards the ordinary and then finds it surprising that our youth expect to be rewarded for doing what they are supposed to, Steve Kerr did a bit of the ordinary and more using his brains. 1-Kerr spurned his friend and mentor Phil Jackson when he turned down the Knicks offer...

Tom Brady: 10 Things About Deflategate Desperation Cheating- More May24

Tom Brady: 10 Things...

1-Tom Brady cheated because he probably had been doing it for quite some time and had not been caught. 2-Given the talent Brady has there is no reason for him to cheat. Why did he cheat? 3-It suggests a mindset that cheating is condoned within the organization which from all reports it is....

NYPD’s Finest ...

In this edition of Your Sport Story A NYC police officer talks about his passion for handball and how he sees the world through the game of handball and the court.https://www.facebook.com/yoursportstory?fref=nf...

Tiger Woods: It Is Over Feb06

Tiger Woods: It Is O...

In 2010 I wrote that Tiger Woods would never be the same golfer he was—and he never was for good reason!! I was way out in front on Woods in 2010 there were so many signs-reasons to believe he would never return to form. So I put it out there and it all came to pass. At that time I wrote:...

Pete Carroll Defiantly Defends The Indefensible Feb02

Pete Carroll Defiant...

There is absolutely no way around the fact that Pete Carroll made a horrific call that will live in sport infamy. It was a terrible, terrible call you have the best back in the game in Marshawn Lynch and you need to use him in that situation. Why did Carroll do what he did– only Carroll...

The Super Bowl: The Super Psychology of It All Feb01

The Super Bowl: The ...

The Super Bowl has become such an important event in our society that it has taken on the stature of many of our religious and national holidays and has become embedded in our family traditions. This year’s Super Bowl is expected to break television viewing records with viewer while yielding...

Picking the Super Bo...

Anyone who has a decent knowledge of sports or even life for that matter can figure out what it takes to win. It is just doing it that is hard!! Using the Super Bowl as an example. 1-Off field preparation is paramount this includes both physical and mental preparation 2-The team that executes...

The New England Patr...

Talk all you want and more the New England Patriots own the best regular season record for the last fifteen years. Additionally, they have won three Super Bowls over that period of time. Few teams in any sport can compare to the Patriots winning excellence. It is easy to see how fans of other...

Deflate Gate: Belichick and Brady In the Cross Hairs Jan24

Deflate Gate: Belich...

There is no way around the fact that the Patriots violated the rules if they under inflated the balls. There is no condoning or excusing it if in fact they did it!!  And at this point it is not clear that they did. I could certainly see how teams that were beaten by the Patriots would be very...

Why Alex Rodriguez Lied and So What Nov07

Why Alex Rodriguez L...

The latest revelation that Alex Rodriguez admitted to federal prosecutors that he took PEDs and did business with Biogenesis was not surprising.  If anyone thought that Rodriguez had not taken PEDs than I have a piece of the Brooklyn Bridge to sell them. Rodriguez suffers from a low...

Ray Rice: More Attention Needs To Be Paid To The Victims Sep15

Ray Rice: More Atten...

The outrage over Ray Rice’s behaviors has brought renewed national attention to the abuse of women-as it should. To date the focus has been mostly on Rice, and now Roger Goodell is being scrutinized for his handling of the Rice affair, as well as several other players who have committed...

Johnny Manziel: All Is Up For Discussion Aug11

Johnny Manziel: All ...

I recently wrote an article which created quite a stir. The crux of the article spoke to how and why people achieve fame, fortune and notoriety in our society, which has changed considerably over time. It also spoke to people’s work ethic and what can be achieved from hard work and...

Johnny Manziel Famous For Nothing Jul28

Johnny Manziel Famou...

We have created a culture where people are famous for being famous.  There are people who have accomplished nothing yet they are notables. Johnny Manziel and Kim Kardasian are two perfect examples of this phenomena. The football season has begun as training camps have opened and the games are...

Lebron James Hypocrite Extraordinaire Jul18

Lebron James Hypocri...

Lebron James is a hypocrite plain and simple. Four years ago James talked about building a long term dynasty in Miami and at the first opportunity he bailed. What does it mean– not much unless you were the jilted one. What upsets people who have been the victims of a change of heart is...