1. The Seahawks' Richard Sherman: His Own Worst Enemy

    Having taken some time to digest Sunday's Richard Sherman incident, I've come to one, singular conclusion: In the waning moments of Sunday's NFC Championship game, and in the minutes ...

    Jason Kurtz Written by Jason Kurtz about 9 months ago 2,075 reads 36 comments

  2. Why Am I a St. Louis Cardinals Fan (and Why Aren't You Too)?

    It’s a question that comes every baseball season, and when the playoffs arrive dropping temperatures only serve to raise that many more eyebrows...

    Jason Kurtz Written by Jason Kurtz about 12 months ago 1,188 reads 3 comments

  3. Football Season Is Over...Now What?

    Football season is officially over. All 726 collegiate bowl games are in the books. The ink is dry on national signing day...

    Jason Kurtz Written by Jason Kurtz about over 1 year ago 344 reads 0 comments

  4. Hall of an Argument: Debating the Future of Springfield

    Thanks to an infectious amount of push notifications, the headline popped up on my iPhone, even though the device was seemingly "sleeping": " Chris Bosh among 18 active players likely to make Hall," it read...

    Jason Kurtz Written by Jason Kurtz about over 1 year ago 908 reads 8 comments

  5. Notre Dame Football: 'We Aren't There Yet'

    Notre Dame had history on it's side: The Irish were 4-0-1 all-time when ranked No. 1 facing the team ranked No. 2...

    Jason Kurtz Written by Jason Kurtz about almost 2 years ago 1,182 reads 0 comments

  6. Why Am I a Notre Dame Fan?

    It's a question I get asked rather frequently: "Hey man, why are you a Notre Dame fan?" And the truth is I don't really have a great answer. I wasn't born into Fighting Irish fandom ...

    Jason Kurtz Written by Jason Kurtz about almost 2 years ago 1,548 reads 13 comments

  7. Making Moves, Just Not Sense: Conference Realignment

    Call me irrational or unrealistic, but I generally prefer it when things make sense. Particularly when it comes to sports.It’s crazy, I know. But when context clues serve as mile markers down a path of reality, well, that just works for me...

    Jason Kurtz Written by Jason Kurtz about almost 2 years ago 1,254 reads 2 comments

  8. MLB Playoffs: Oh, What a Night. Late September Back In... 2011?

    If there’s anything this night didn’t have, I sure couldn’t detect what was missing. As Major League Baseball concluded its final day of regular season play, ...

    Jason Kurtz Written by Jason Kurtz about 3 years ago 138 reads 0 comments

  9. DJ3K: If You Don't Appreciate Derek Jeter, You Don't Get Sports

    Full disclosure: I'm NOT a Yankees fan and not necessarily a big Derek Jeter fan. Heck, I don't really even like American League Baseball—the DH, five-hour games, and 11-9 slugfests? No thank you...

    Jason Kurtz Written by Jason Kurtz about over 3 years ago 473 reads 0 comments

  10. Lakers and Celtics: Both Down 0-2, Is LA in Better Shape Than Boston?

    The LA Lakers , and the Boston Celtics . Two of the most feared franchises in all of NBA History. Together they've combined to win 34 total titles, and the last three in a row...

    Jason Kurtz Written by Jason Kurtz about over 3 years ago 383 reads 8 comments

  11. Chicago Bulls: Derrick Rose and Gang Bring Back Memories of Michael Jordan Teams

    Did time freeze for about 15 years? Did we fall back into the future, only to regain consciousness in the spring of 1996? In a return to the days of His Airness, the winds of ...

    Jason Kurtz Written by Jason Kurtz about over 3 years ago 358 reads 1 comments

  12. Heat vs. Celtics: Why Cleveland Hates LeBron, but Minnesota Loves Kevin Garnett

    As the Miami Heat and Boston Celtics jump center on their Eastern Conference Semifinal series, the subplots and story lines fly like a high-arching, Ray Allen 3-pointer. And amongst the shots being launched, a comparison of the two "Big Threes...

    Jason Kurtz Written by Jason Kurtz about over 3 years ago 2,473 reads 1 comments