1. Earlier World Series Starting Times Are Helping The Ratings

    Major League Baseball has to be pleased with the ratings for the first 2 games of the World Series. I believe the 2 factors that have helped increase the viewership of these games are the teams playing in the World Series, and the earlier starting times..

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Larson about almost 5 years ago 82 reads 0 comments

  2. Terrible Playoff Schedule Continues in Major League Baseball!

    After staying up past 1am last night for the Yankees-Angels game, it is time for Major League Baseball to adjust the starting times for the playoff games...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Larson about 5 years ago 49 reads 0 comments

  3. My All Time New York Mets Team

    A few months ago, I wrote my all time New York Yankees team. As an idea, I decided to continue and write my all time teams for every Major League baseball team. I will continue now with the New York Mets...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Larson about 5 years ago 199 reads 0 comments

  4. Islanders Still Have Plenty of Questions After The Draft

    As a long time Islanders fan, I was very pleased with the team's decision to select John Tavares as the number 1 draft pick. There is hope for the future. However, the team should not be satisfied...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Larson about over 5 years ago 38 reads 0 comments

  5. New York Islanders Do The Right Thing by Selecting John Tavares

    After almost 20 years of ineptitude, the New York Islanders finally have a bright future. Last night's first round draft pick of John Tavares was the right move for the franchise...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Larson about over 5 years ago 84 reads 0 comments

  6. NHL Making Mistake by Allowing NBC to Dictate Finals Schedule

    As a long time hockey fan, I have been following the playoffs closely. One thing I have noticed is the odd scheduling of games. Some series play two nights in a row, and some play one game every three nights...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Larson about over 5 years ago 116 reads 3 comments

  7. College Football Playoffs Should Begin Today!

    Today, Dec. 20, is the beginning of the bowl season. The four meaningless bowl games today feature the EagleBank Bowl, the New Mexico Bowl, the magicJack St. Petersburg Bowl, and the Pioneer Las Vegas Bowl...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Larson about almost 6 years ago 95 reads 1 comments

  8. It Will Be a Long Season For The Islanders!

    With the hockey season about a month in, the New York Islanders have shown with their play that this is going to be a long season. From the beginning, the team has shown itself to be mixed with aging veterans and inexperienced young players...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Larson about almost 6 years ago 72 reads 0 comments

  9. The New York Yankees' Five Offseason Moves that Must Be Done

    As the September pennant races heat up in Major League Baseball, the New York Yankees must begin to realize that they will not be participating in the playoffs this year...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Larson about 6 years ago 1,258 reads 12 comments

  10. Open Mic- All time New York Yankees team

    Since this is the last year of Yankee stadium, I thought it would be a good time to select the all time Yankees team. I am going to list a 25 man team, with 2 players at each position (starter and backup), and 9 pitchers (5 starters, 4 relievers)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Larson about 6 years ago 375 reads 2 comments

  11. Major League Baseball should end inter-league play after this season!

    As another weekend of inter-league play in Major League Baseball is upon us, I believe the time has come to end the format. When it started, Major League Baseball created some interesting rivalry's with inter-league play...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Larson about over 6 years ago 472 reads 0 comments

  12. Joba Chamberlain Rules Must Change

    As the Yankees won their seventh straight victory today, Joba Chamberlain had what may have been his best performance as a starting pitcher. However, he was pulled from the game with two outs in the sixth inning in a 1-1 tie...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Larson about over 6 years ago 601 reads 0 comments

  13. Why are the tv ratings down for baseball?

    As the baseball season gets closer to the halfway point, I have noticed one trend. No one is watching the network telecasts of Major League Baseball. This year, the ratings are reaching record lows on the Fox Saturday game of the week...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Larson about over 6 years ago 1,281 reads 0 comments

  14. New York Islanders' 2008 Draft Pivotal for Future Success

    With the NHL draft coming up this week, the New York Islanders will face a lot of decisions that can change the current culture of the franchise...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Larson about over 6 years ago 420 reads 1 comments

  15. NHL: After a Terrific Season, It's Time to Contract

    The NHL had a terrific season that ended with a fantastic Stanley Cup Final between the Red Wings and the Penguins...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Larson about over 6 years ago 633 reads 16 comments

  16. Pittsburgh Penguins Are Still Alive in Stanley Cup Finals

    Last night, the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Detroit Red Wings played one of the most exciting games of the Stanley Cup playoffs. The Penguins played with the heart and skill that fans did not see in the first 2 games of the series...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Eric Larson about over 6 years ago 410 reads 1 comments