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….the Atlanta Hawks can reverse the damage of racism and poor ownership

….the Atlanta Hawks can reverse the damage of racism and poor ownership

It has been a busy season of sports, even busier off the field and in the boardrooms of teams, leagues, owners conference calls, and sports …

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….the stadium experience is designed to distract you

….the stadium experience is designed to distract you

The days of simply going to see a game are so distant that it does not matter very much when we miss the action on …

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….the IOC is making a mistake by dropping Wrestling

….the IOC is making a mistake by dropping Wrestling

It is hard to imagine that a future Summer Olympic Games will likely not have wrestling on its program. Few sports are as closely associated …

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….Manchester United face unique challenges replacing Alex Ferguson

….Manchester United face unique challenges replacing Alex Ferguson

After 27 years of managing their club, Manchester United have the unenviable task of replacing their legendary manager Sir Alex Ferguson.  Any successful organization places …

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….to save Boxing from itself

….to save Boxing from itself

The eyes of the sports world briefly returned to boxing this past weekend for the latest Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight.  Mayweather is the undisputed big …

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….Lebron is already a bigger star than Jordan

….Lebron is already a bigger star than Jordan

This past weekend, Lebron James wrapped up his fourth MVP award in five seasons, joining Russell, Abdul-Jabbar, Chamberlain, and Jordan as the only players to …

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….March Madness will let us down

….March Madness will let us down

The madness that comes with March is driven by the anticipation of upsets and Cinderella runs to the Final Four.  Each year the anticipation is …

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….football scholarship offers to eighth-graders is wrong

….football scholarship offers to eighth-graders is wrong

Last Saturday, the University of Alabama offered a football scholarship to Dylan Moses of Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  Normally, football scholarship offers don’t raise eyebrows, but …

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….Spring Training is the ultimate preseason!

….Spring Training is the ultimate preseason!

It is the time of year where the eyes and ears boost the imagination and it almost seems possible to smell the fresh cut grass …

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….the NCAA could start paying student-athletes their worth

….the NCAA could start paying student-athletes their worth

The debate over paying university athletes has raged for decades and has only intensified in recent years as schools have sought conference realignment with the …

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….Rugby will rise to #1

….Rugby will rise to #1

The first time I watched a rugby match, I was captivated and confused at all the action taking place.  The continuous flow of speed and …

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….David Stern set a dangerous precedent

….David Stern set a dangerous precedent

Gregg Popovich, coach of the San Antonio Spurs, gave the night off to four of his veteran starters against the Miami Heat last Thursday.  It …

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….the Sports Industry has reason to give thanks!

….the Sports Industry has reason to give thanks!

While millions of Americans today will be giving thanks and feasting on turkey, stuffing, delicious food, and football, the sports industry can look ahead to …

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….the Presidential Election matters to the Sports Industry

….the Presidential Election matters to the Sports Industry

During this season of major rivalry, offensive and defensive play-calling, and Hail Mary passes, one might be forgiven for thinking that the most popular sport …

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….to look at the NHL Lockout

….to look at the NHL Lockout

With no indication of the end of the NHL owners lockout of the players in sight, here are 5 Ways to look at the NHL Lockout:
1.  The …

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