1. St. Louis Cardinals: Has Tony LaRussa Secretly Turned the Season's Lights Out?

    Has Tony LaRussa turned out the lights because the party’s over on the Cardinals ' push to the postseason? If you ask some of the fans who were in attendance at the game on Tuesday night, then some of their answers could surprise you...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 122 reads 3 comments

  2. Tony La Russa's 10 Most Shocking Moments

    Why are Tony La Russa's Cardinals suddenly again paling in comparison to the NL Central's top dogs late in the season? Maybe unreported health problems are to blame...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 14,143 reads 18 comments

  3. Philadelphia 76ers Rewind: Ranking the Top 10 Centers in Franchise History

    Did you ever believe in your wildest dreams that you'd be reasoning on the banks of the Delaware River with a guy named Lake? Well, if you're brave enough, you're about to—if not now then maybe in the near future...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 2,484 reads 3 comments

  4. ESPN's Bobby Valentine: Does He Want to Be Next St. Louis Cardinals Manager?

    Did ESPN analyst and Stamford, Conn. current Director of Public Safety and Public Health, Bobby Valentine, leave a piece of his heart in impressive old St...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 1,146 reads 2 comments

  5. St. Louis Cardinals: Does John Mozeliak Have an MLB GM's Balls and Strikes?

    Should St. Louis Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak make sure his next move is his best move—his own relocation from the friendly confines of Busch Stadium? The fact ...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 957 reads 1 comments

  6. St. Louis Cardinals: What Does Beat Down from the Milwaukee Brewers Mean?

    Do the Cardinals have enough magic to overcome their setback last week and make the Milwaukee Brewers disappear from first place in the National League Central? Where is the magic ...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 365 reads 0 comments

  7. Basketball Hall of Fame: Has Allen Iverson Done Enough to Be Enshrined?

    At this stage in his career, is Allen Iverson , 36, worthy of enshrinement into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame? It’s definitely a question worth debating...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 11,251 reads 24 comments

  8. Philadelphia 76ers: Should the New Owners Re-Sign Allen Iverson?

    What should the new ownership group in Philadelphia do about the Allen Iverson question? If they’re on their brainstorming jobs in corporate board meetings, then surely ...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 1,836 reads 3 comments

  9. San Antonio Spurs: Does Tony Parker Really Hate Me and the Alamo City?

    "Hate" is such an ugly word, but is it strong enough to describe “Pretty Tony” Parker’s feelings for the ancient team and city of San Antonio? Far be it from me to come between the marriage between fans and players...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 1,283 reads 16 comments

  10. Yadier Molina: What Was the All-Star Cardinal's Problem Last Week in Milwaukee?

    What was Gold Glove catcher Yadier Molina bugging off of last Tuesday night and Wednesday afternoon in Milwaukee? Whatever it was, he needs to stop bugging...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 2,094 reads 4 comments

  11. Philadelphia 76ers Lore: 10 Memorable Darryl Dawkins Moments

    Minus Dawkins the 76ers won the NBA Finals in 1983 by sweeping the Lakers , 4-0. Darryl isn't bitter, he's better. The man is still a force for NBA entertainment...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 2,987 reads 2 comments

  12. NFL 2011-12: Which Team Has the Cheesiest Fan Following in Your Opinion?

    With the NFL back in almost full effect, fans are coming back slowly but surely. Some people are probably still shocked that the lockout ended seemingly overnight...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 953 reads 3 comments

  13. Tim Duncan and the 10 Most Boring San Antonio Spurs in Franchise History

    How full of, um, wisdom, were the Spurs in 1997? Chocked. The front office allegedly ordered the tanking of a few games in order to draft Tim Duncan...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 4,922 reads 55 comments

  14. Jrue Holiday: Is the Philadelphia 76ers Young Baller a Pure Point Guard?

    What is Jrue Holiday’s natural position in the NBA? Good question. He’s multi-talented enough for me to ask it...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 1,091 reads 11 comments

  15. Philadephia 76ers: Should Evan Turner Start over Jrue Holiday at Point Guard?

    Is there a conspiracy to move Evan Turner into the starting point guard position for the Philadelphia 76ers after the lockout ends? If so, then who are the principal conspirators? ...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 1,271 reads 17 comments

  16. Tony LaRussa: Has the St. Louis Cardinals Manager Lost His Natural Born Mind?

    Why does Cardinals manager Tony LaRussa feel under so much pressure these days? I have a theory, and I’ll espouse it to you all in a minute...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 3,544 reads 10 comments

  17. Lance Berkman and the Top 10 NL MVP Candidates to Watch Down the Stretch

    Berkman’s home run Sunday night against the Cubs appeared to spark the Cardinals , but they ended up losing the game. No problem. If he keeps it up, the Redbirds will be fine...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 1,013 reads 1 comments

  18. Albert Pujols, Musial, Brock, Slaughter, Hornsby: STL Cardinals of Character

    Where does Albert Pujols rank on the all-time Cardinals list of best players in franchise history? Keep reading, and I’ll tell you what I think. You tell me how you took it...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 619 reads 2 comments

  19. NFL Free Agents 2011: Vince Young and 10 Most Electrifying Signings

    What is life like for Vince Young and the most electrifying NFL free agents after the long-lasting lockout? Teams are tugging at their ankles, while the players are trying to keep their balance and fall into the right situations...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 4,523 reads 24 comments

  20. Philadelphia Phillies, Hunter Pence: Nice Enough to Win the 2011 World Series?

    Were the Phillies nice enough to beat Boston , San Francisco or the New York Yankees in the playoffs this year before the Hunter Pence trade? Maybe. After the trade, are they good enough to win the 2011 World Series? Perhaps...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 178 reads 0 comments

  21. Tony Parker or George Hill: Which San Antonio Spurs Guard Should Have Gone?

    Should “Pretty Tony" Parker or “Naked” George Hill have been sent running out of the Alamo City? Ask your chick. She’d probably say neither-nor, instead of either-or, but hey…chicks are allowed to mess up...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 3,114 reads 12 comments

  22. Colby Rasmus, Tony LaRussa: Déjà Vu Again in Saint Louis' Big Mac Land?

    Why did the Cardinals do the nasty and trade young center fielder Colby Rasmus away from Tony LaRussa and Mark McGwire ? You can bet, Walt Jocketty—the former Cards, current Reds general manager—probably hoped they would...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 2,471 reads 13 comments

  23. Philadelphia 76ers: New Ownership and Their Potential Franchise Influence

    Can the Philadelphia 76ers’ prospective new owners—a group headed by 40-something billionaire Joshua Harris of Apollo Global Management, LLC—take the team back to the NBA’s mountain top? We'll soon see...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 1,018 reads 0 comments

  24. Philadelphia 76ers: Will They Rule the Atlantic Division in 2011-12?

    Could the Philadelphia 76ers go from Boys II Men in a short span of two seasons and do the seemingly impossible—win the Atlantic Division next season? Perhaps…If there is a next season...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about 3 years ago 2,667 reads 13 comments

  25. Philadelphia 76ers 2011-12: The 10 Marquee Matchups Fans Must See

    The NBA released its 2011-12 schedule on Thursday, and I hand-picked a few 76ers games for fans to add to their digital calendars. These matchups were selected like the choicest grapes in the world’s finest vineyards...

    Lake Cruise Written by Lake Cruise about over 3 years ago 1,205 reads 5 comments