1. NCAA Violations Grow with Miami Hurricanes Scandal: The Only Solution

    The latest revelations from Miami which were reported by Yahoo! Sports on Wednesday were appalling, disappointing and shocking, but unfortunately not surprising...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about 3 years ago 667 reads 2 comments

  2. Giants Eli Manning Is in the Same Class as Tom Brady, Michael Kay's Bad Question

    On Tuesday, ESPN Radio’s Michael Kay asked New York Giant’s quarterback Eli Manning if he was an “elite quarterback” and if he was in the “Tom Brady class...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about 3 years ago 328 reads 23 comments

  3. Derek Jeter: Can the New York Yankees Survive Without the Captain?

    Over the weekend the Yankees answered this question with a resounding, unequivocal yes. Although Jeter will surely be a first-ballot Hall of Fame shortstop, he is no longer a crucial piece of the Yankee puzzle...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about 3 years ago 485 reads 10 comments

  4. Curtis Granderson: 6 Reasons NY Yankees Center Fielder Deserves MVP Award

    Normally, speculating about the MVP before Father’s Day would be premature. This year is the exception. With 95 games still to go, it seems almost certain that the American League MVP will come from the AL East...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about over 3 years ago 2,382 reads 46 comments

  5. Jorge Posada: Joe Girardi Should Allow the Yankee DH to Hit Righty

    Less than a year ago, Jorge Posada was the New York Yankees ' four-time World Series champion catcher whose skills were so respected and whose leadership was so revered that ...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about over 3 years ago 257 reads 1 comments

  6. MLB Trade Deadline: 5 New York Yankees Prospects Who Won't Be Moved

    With more than 100 games still to go in the season, Yankees fans need only to look at tonight’s starting pitching match-up to recognize their team’s biggest weakness...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about over 3 years ago 671 reads 7 comments

  7. LeBron James: Why His Defense Was the Key to the Heat's Game 2 NBA Finals Loss

    Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra has the worst job in the NBA . At the young and inexperienced age of 40, he lacks court presence and fails to command the sage-like respect that other championship coaches engender from their players...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about over 3 years ago 3,269 reads 72 comments

  8. Shaquille O'Neal: Is the Best Yet to Come?

    Following nineteen NBA seasons, four NBA championships, three NBA Finals MVP honors, 15 all-star seasons, and an NBA MVP award, Shaq announced his retirement on Wednesday during an interview with SportsCenter...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about over 3 years ago 3,519 reads 0 comments

  9. New York Yankees: David Robertson Is the Most Unheralded Contributor

    In a 162-game season, every major league team must scramble to find enough pitching to account for a minimum 1,377 innings (and that’s only if a team wins every road game). That’s a staggering 4,131 outs...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about over 3 years ago 315 reads 0 comments

  10. MLB Trade Speculation: 5 Moves the New York Yankees Should Make

    Coming into the 2011 season, many questioned whether the New York Yankees would have enough starting pitching to be considered a serious contender...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about over 3 years ago 788 reads 24 comments

  11. Top 5 Major League Baseball Matchups for Memorial Day Weekend

    Memorial Day weekend is a wonderful release for millions of Americans across the country who will get a chance to step back, take a deep breath and enjoy some quality time with friends and family...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about over 3 years ago 161 reads 0 comments

  12. Tiki Barber: Former New York Giant Compares Himself to Anne Frank

    For a guy who aspired to a career in journalism, Tiki Barber really doesn’t seem to know much about the media. The former New York Giants running back made splashes in the media this week after a Sports Illustrated article by L...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about over 3 years ago 661 reads 3 comments

  13. Fred Wilpon Apologizes for New Yorker Remarks, Jose Reyes Sleeps Through It

    Only a day after the firestorm of controversy caused by Mets owner Fred Wilpon's remarks published in The New Yorker , an addendum to the story is needed to fully encapsulate the Mets seemingly unending off-field woes...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about over 3 years ago 243 reads 0 comments

  14. New York Mets Owner Fred Wilpon's Scandal: What Mets Fans Need To Know

    If you're heading to a Memorial Day barbecue in the New York area this weekend, chances are good that conversation around the cooler is bound to drift to this week's controversial ...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about over 3 years ago 832 reads 2 comments

  15. NFC East Preview: Why the Eagles and Giants Will be Teams to Beat

    Last year, teams in the NFC East won a combined 38 games. Tied for second best in the NFL, the NFC East was also one of only two divisions not to feature a team with a losing record...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about over 5 years ago 126 reads 4 comments

  16. Colgate Maoron-News Interviews NBC Sports President Ken Schanzer

    This article was originally published in the Colgate Maroon-News in December 2008. Last spring, Ken Schanzer ’66 was invited to come back to campus and speak to Colgate seniors as a part of Colgate’s “Real World” program...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about over 5 years ago 662 reads 0 comments

  17. Colgate Maroon-News Interviews GB Packers President Mark Murphy

    This article was originally published in the Colgate Maroon-News on Feb. 2, 2007. In 1977, current Green Bay Packers President and Chief Executive Office Mark Murphy graduated from Colgate and ...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about over 5 years ago 469 reads 0 comments

  18. Randy Johnson: The Greatest Left Hander Of All Time?

    On Thursday, Randy Johnson won his 300th game, placing him in an elite category with 23 of baseball’s greatest players...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about over 5 years ago 488 reads 2 comments

  19. Why Joba Chamberlain Belongs In the Yankees' Starting Rotation

    With springtime waning, baseball is quickly rounding the corner into the long summer months, and New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi is now faced with a difficult decision...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about over 5 years ago 150 reads 0 comments

  20. Interview with Sports Illustrated Senior Writer, Peter King

    This article was originally published in the Colgate Maroon-News on Nov. 29, 2007. Peter King's last football season was in the fifth grade. From that point forward, he stuck to two-hand touch games with his family on Thanksgiving...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about over 5 years ago 795 reads 0 comments

  21. The Globalization of Baseball

    In the United States, baseball is much more than a sport. It is a tradition, passed down from generations, woven into the beautiful fabric of American society...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about over 5 years ago 2,743 reads 1 comments

  22. Role Models and Villains: Walking a Tight Rope

    One Tuesday afternoon, Alex Rodriguez sat in front of a curtain adorned with New York Yankees emblems in Tampa Bay as he answered questions from reporters from across the country...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about over 5 years ago 93 reads 0 comments

  23. Close, But Not Quite: Why Curt Schilling Will Just Miss The Hall Of Fame

    In 2004, the curse was broken. The Red Sox could finally forget Bill Buckner, Aaron Boone, and Bucky Dent. It was going to take something heroic for the Red Sox to break the curse. The hero appeared in the form of Curt Schilling...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about 6 years ago 558 reads 2 comments

  24. Subway Series: A Test for the New York Yankees' Rotation

    After a 10-0 win against the Pirates on Wednesday, in which Joba Chamberlain lasted six-and-two-thirds, allowing no runs and striking out seven, the Yanks look to finish their first series in Pittsburgh since the 1960 World Series...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about 6 years ago 431 reads 0 comments

  25. Terry Bradshaw's Steroid Admission Causes Unfounded Controversy

    Terry Bradshaw isn’t very good with predictions. Last year, he picked against the New York Giants in each and every one of their playoff victories. But people don’t watch Bradshaw because they think he is some kind of football guru...

    Michael McMaster Written by Michael McMaster about 6 years ago 1,054 reads 0 comments