1. Why Cooperstown Should Embrace Bonds, Clemens and Sosa

    The 2013 Hall of Fame ballot is the first time Major League Baseball will have to deal with the results of the steroid era head-on...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about over 1 year ago 80 reads 0 comments

  2. San Francisco 49ers: Why the Niners Won't Win the Super Bowl

    The San Francisco 49ers have legitimate Super Bowl aspirations. They sit atop their division by three games and have the second-best record in the NFC...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about over 1 year ago 2,633 reads 25 comments

  3. 5 Reasons Phil Jackson Will Coach the Lakers This Season

    I know it's only one game, but so what? It's not too early for Laker Nation to panic. The Los Angeles Lakers were embarrassed by a Dallas Mavericks team that didn't have the services of Dirk Nowitzki or Chris Kaman...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about almost 2 years ago 9,667 reads 18 comments

  4. 5 Reasons the Seattle Seahawks Will Make the Playoffs

    Before training camp started, I must admit I was skeptical about the Seahawks' chances of making the playoffs...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about almost 2 years ago 3,093 reads 20 comments

  5. 5 Reasons I Can't Root for the Thunder

    The basketball team formerly known as the Seattle Supersonics reached the 2012 NBA finals with an impressive victory over the San Antonio Spurs . As a Seattle native and a die hard sports fan, the accomplishment is bittersweet for me...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about 2 years ago 1,377 reads 58 comments

  6. NBA Power Rankings: Why Kevin Love Is Better Than Blake Griffin

    If you watch SportsCenter every night, you would be thoroughly convinced Blake "The Barbarian" Griffin is the best power forward in the NBA . His posterizing dunks have made him a crowd favorite and a legend in the making...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about over 2 years ago 966 reads 0 comments

  7. How Drew Brees Becomes a Seattle Seahawk Next Season

    The theory is a little far fetched, but bare with me. Drew Brees by any ones standards is a top five quarterback in the NFL . A few nights ago he set the single season record for passing yards with one game left to play...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about over 2 years ago 2,913 reads 54 comments

  8. 5 Reasons the Los Angeles Lakers Won't Make the NBA Playoffs

    As former president of Laker Nation, it pains me to say this, but the Los Angeles Lakers are in serious jeopardy of missing the playoffs. It is apparent from watching them lose their first two games that the Lakers got old and slow in a hurry...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about over 2 years ago 937 reads 18 comments

  9. Penn State Scandal: Happy Valley Sadness

    Joe Paterno is out as the head coach of Penn State. The winningest coach in college football history will no longer be at the helm in Happy Valley...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about almost 3 years ago 131 reads 0 comments

  10. Why Is Tiger Woods so Color Blind?

    Tiger Woods ' former caddie Steve Williams made discouraging and racial comments about his former employer at the caddie awards last week...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about almost 3 years ago 2,056 reads 53 comments

  11. Why Keith Price Will Never Be Jake Locker

    To the objective observer the comparison isn't even close. Keith Price is a better quarterback than Jake Locker ...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about almost 3 years ago 1,071 reads 7 comments

  12. Rafael Nadal: Why the Defending Champion Will Not Win Wimbledon in 2011

    It wasn't long ago that the big question in the world of tennis was if Roger Federer was the greatest player of all time. He was racking up Grand Slam titles at a record pace, and no one seemed able to defeat him...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about 3 years ago 680 reads 40 comments

  13. MLB 2011: Why Albert Pujols Will Join the Chicago Cubs Next Season

    In the mind of Albert Pujols the formula is simple. If you put up huge video game like numbers, become the best player in baseball, carry yourself with honor and dignity, and remain ...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about over 3 years ago 238 reads 2 comments

  14. NBA Playoffs 2011: Why the Miami Heat Beats the Dallas Mavericks in the Finals

    The 2011 NBA Playoffs have been all about spring cleaning. Out with the old and in with the new. The Los Angeles Lakers, San Antonio Spurs and the Boston Celtics have all gone fishing earlier than expected...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about over 3 years ago 434 reads 7 comments

  15. American Tennis Needs More Minority Players

    On my blog last September I commented on how poorly the US was performing on the men's tennis circuit. It appears the problem with US tennis no longer applies to just men...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about over 3 years ago 421 reads 13 comments

  16. Manny Pacquiao vs. Shane Mosley: Why Sugar Isn't Sweet Anymore

    "Sugar" Shane Mosley is saying all the right things. He's in the best shape of his life, he had a great training camp, he's been watching film, he's got a surprise for Manny Pacquiao, etc...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about over 3 years ago 394 reads 0 comments

  17. NFL Draft 2011: Why the Seattle Seahawks Should Pass on Jake Locker

    There has been speculation for months that if he is still available at the 25th pick, the Seattle Seahawks will select Jake Locker in the NFL draft. If the rumors are true, it will be a mistake the Seahawks will regret for years to come...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about over 3 years ago 781 reads 4 comments

  18. Don't Call Me Junior! The 5 Greatest Athletes of Former Players

    As I watched the Lakers game last night Patrick Ewing Jr. entered the contest in the fourth quarter. His contribution wasn't spectacular, but it immediately triggered two distinct thoughts...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about over 3 years ago 118 reads 0 comments

  19. Set Him Free! Why the Mariners Need to Trade Ichiro

    When Mariners GM Jack Zduriencik asked the Seattle fans to be patient with the rebuilding process, I decided to comply with his request...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about over 3 years ago 1,406 reads 32 comments

  20. NBA Playoff Predictions 2011: 5 Midseason Moves That Will Decide the Playoffs

    Midseason moves are typically made with the playoffs in mind. The theory is that tweaking the lineup by one or two players can be the difference between just making the playoffs and playing for the Larry O'Brien trophy in June...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about over 3 years ago 141 reads 0 comments

  21. 2011 NBA Playoff Predictions: A Texas Team Is In Jeopardy

    The 2011 NBA playoffs begin with a much different landscape than in years past. The subplots are much more compelling. The "MoHeatos" begin their quest to prove the world wrong and live up to unrealistic expectations...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about over 3 years ago 125 reads 0 comments

  22. MLB: Barry Bonds Is a First Ballot Hall of Famer

    Since the Barry Bonds trial began, we have heard damning testimonies from ex-players, mistresses and business partners about the home run king's alleged use of steroids and performance enhancing drugs...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about over 3 years ago 421 reads 16 comments

  23. Why MLB Managers Should Speak Spanish

    One in four major league baseball players are of Latino descent. It's a trend that continues to gain momentum, and I suspect that in the next five years that percentage will grow to a third...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about over 3 years ago 283 reads 3 comments

  24. Ray Allen Vs. Allen Iverson: Who's the Better Player?

    I got into a heated discussion the other day about who has had the better overall career: Ray Allen or Allen Iverson...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about over 3 years ago 2,908 reads 126 comments

  25. Is Roger Goodell The Wrong Man At The Wrong Time?

    Since Roger Goodell took over as commissioner of the NFL, he has promised to restore the integrity of the game, demonstrate his appreciation for the fans and hammer out a new collective bargaining agreement to prevent any work stoppages in the future...

    Cleavie Wonder Written by Cleavie Wonder about over 3 years ago 53 reads 0 comments