1. St. Louis Cardinals: Was Extending Lance Berkman the Best Move?

    Did the St. Louis Cardinals make a mistake by extending Lance Berkman ’s contract? The slugger re-upped for a reported $12 million in 2012—a $4 million raise from 2011...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 3,684 reads 3 comments

  2. Big Ten Power Rankings Week 4: Buckeyes Bounced by Hurricanes

    Is the Big Ten this year’s most dominant conference so far? The SEC has a 27-9 overall record, and the Big 12 is 23-2. Five Big 12 teams are in the top 20...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 932 reads 0 comments

  3. St. Louis Cardinals: Ranking the Top 10 Managers in Franchise History

    When the "White Rat," manager Whitey Herzog, came to St. Louis from the Kansas City Royals, he changed the course of St. Louis Cardinals baseball...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 1,090 reads 1 comments

  4. Philadelphia 76ers: 25 Greatest Moments in Franchise History

    What was the greatest moment in Philadelphia 76ers basketball history? Was Kareem Abdul-Jabbar part of it? When and where did it occur, how did it happen and why is the moment No...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 2,939 reads 1 comments

  5. Saints vs. Packers: Saints Will Baptize Packers with Bombs over Green Bay

    Are you ready for the new school NFL air raid offenses baptizing each other’s defenses, with quarterbacks like Drew Brees and Aaron Rodgers dropping bombs? With them launching ...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 135 reads 0 comments

  6. UTSA vs. McMurry: War Hawks, Roadrunners and Adrenaline Rushes

    Can the UTSA Roadrunners carry their adrenaline-laced momentum into this Saturday’s game against the McMurry University (Texas) War Hawks? Or, will the effects of excitement followed ...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 692 reads 2 comments

  7. Philadelphia 76ers Coach Doug Collins, NBA Want You To Be Concussion Aware

    Will 76ers players, coaches, trainers, towel boys and cheerleaders be forced to wear lightweight leather helmets to reduce the risk of concussions? Could we be seeing the beginnings ...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 816 reads 2 comments

  8. Fresno State vs. Nebraska: Believe Bulldogs Boldly Bite Cornhuskers?

    Will the traveling Bulldogs barks be stronger than their bites? How can Fresno State University walk away with a win from one of the state of Nebraska’s largest cities (Memorial ...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 1,230 reads 3 comments

  9. Robert Griffin III: The Leading Heisman Candidate After Week 1

    Will Robert Griffin III remain hotter than the Texas heat for the remaining schedule? The way he was pinpointing the ball in the first game of the season, he could vaunt past Andrew Luck and Kellen Moore if the latter two regress this season...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 428 reads 2 comments

  10. Roadrunners Football: 5 Things Fans and Students Can Do to Improve

    The UTSA Roadrunners first-ever football game was a magnificent success in the stands and on the field...during most of the game. There wasn't one fight, the Runners ran away with the victory and the attendance record fell...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 1,225 reads 3 comments

  11. UTSA Football: Attendance Record, 1st Game Victory, Now What's Next?

    How many people can say they witnessed history live at the Alamodome during UTSA’s first-ever football game? Over 56, 000. That number will probably triple once most people realize the Runners have a better than average first-ever team...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 328 reads 1 comments

  12. Week 2 SEC Football Power Rankings: Bulldogs Lose Their Bite

    Georgia probably wishes they had a prime Herschel Walker, left, and Evander Holyfield, right, on the field against Boise State...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 1,073 reads 1 comments

  13. Johnny “The Jet” Rodgers and the No. 1 College Football Team Ever?

    Like The Sporting News and the supreme player Johnny Rodgers claim, are the 1971 Nebraska Cornhuskers truly the best college football team in the last 125 years? Hearing the news ...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 1,335 reads 8 comments

  14. St. Louis Cardinals: 10 Moves the Franchise Must Make Before Next Season

    Why have the Cards folded once again like a bad Spades' hand? One would have thought that experiencing yet another disappointing collapse after making moves before the trade deadline would have caused some heads to roll by now...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 2,192 reads 12 comments

  15. Big Ten Power Rankings Week 2: Don't Short Skirt Wisconsin or Ohio State

    The Iowa River winds its way past the campus of a Big Ten program in Iowa City, but where is the Great Lake of the conference? If you're not familiar with me, I'm him. Seriously, folks, I love to report live lakeside, and this year will be no different..

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 2,880 reads 6 comments

  16. Texas Longhorns Football: Do Longhorns Eat Rice U. Made in Texas?

    Will this be a healthy and recuperative season for Mack Brown’s Texas Longhorns football team? The reputedly richest college pigskin team in the Lone Star State is set to start ...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 1,020 reads 0 comments

  17. Wilson Chandler: Does His Shocking Signing Signal Lost NBA Season?

    Does Wilson Chandler know something we don’t about the upcoming NBA season? Time will tell if the former New York Knicks and Denver Nuggets guard-forward is a basketball prophet...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 431 reads 0 comments

  18. St. Louis Cardinals: Why is Big Mac Land Still Part of Busch Stadium?

    Why are the St. Louis Cardinals still honoring the only admitted steroid user turned batting coach in MLB history with a land named after him? I’d certainly like to know...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 4,555 reads 17 comments

  19. Philadelphia 76ers: Elton Brand, Lou Williams and Their Bold Leadership Moves

    What common traits are shared by Elton Brand and Lou Williams, other than being Philadelphia 76ers teammates? They’re proven leaders who joined forces to organize their team during the NBA lockout...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 489 reads 0 comments

  20. 76ers: Player Violence and the NBA Lockout

    Will one of the Philadelphia 76ers be next on the list of NBA players who are accused of alleged acts of violence during the NBA lockout? I hope not. Consider this piece my warning to keep your noses clean...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 2,764 reads 0 comments

  21. Michael Vick's Contract: 10 Reasons He's Worth a Startling $100 Million

    Is Michael Vick worth the reportedly guaranteed almost $40 million and $100 million overall contract he recently signed? I’m sure if you asked PETA, then the answer would ...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 1,688 reads 7 comments

  22. Arian Foster Injury: Are NFL Fantasy Football Owners Strung Out?

    Will fantasy football owners and managers be hamstrung with the latest tweak involving Arian Foster's hamstring? A lot of managers are probably thinking about the tweaks their lineup will need in the wake of Foster’s injury...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 876 reads 0 comments

  23. UTSA Football: Will the Roadrunners Break South Florida's Attendance Record?

    How impressive would it be for UTSA Roadrunners football to have a smashing success in the form of a record-breaking opening game sellout? It would be an extraordinary accomplishment for UTSA...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 1,909 reads 1 comments

  24. Tennessee-Chattanooga vs Nebraska: Will Huskers Kill Mocking Birds?

    Who in the mother of all non-menacing nicknames is Scrappy the Mocking Bird? He’s the mascot for the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga Mocs that’s who...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 2,665 reads 3 comments

  25. New York Giants: Are Eli Manning and Hakeem Nicks an Elite Fantasy Duo?

    Will the rest of the NFL recognize Manning to Hakeem “The Dream” Nicks as an elite combination in the line of Montana to Rice, Stockton to Malone or Tinkers to Evers ...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about almost 3 years ago 968 reads 11 comments