1. Ski Legend Street: Team USA Will Miss Vonn, but Plenty to Cheer for in Sochi

    With the Winter Olympic Games less than a month away, Team USA is still reeling from Lindsey Vonn 's latest injury, which will keep her from competing in Sochi , Russia ...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 7 months ago 634 reads 2 comments

  2. Packers' Hornung Legacy Linked to a Yankees Great—Through One Actor's Talents

    Some of actor/comedian Bill Dawes' best work has been done late at night, patrolling the stages of comedy clubs and showcases around the world...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 8 months ago 774 reads 0 comments

  3. From Ruth to Yogi to Jeter: 'Bronx Bombers' Connects Yankees Generations

    In 1984, the Yankees changed their informal slogan from "Billy's Back" (because, of course, Billy Martin was no longer the manager) to "The Biggest Hit Show in New York." Turns out they were 30 years ahead of their time...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 8 months ago 4,676 reads 2 comments

  4. Olympic Snowboarder Wescott Shoots for Comeback, Third Gold in Sochi

    It's one thing to be 37, competing in a "young man's" sport against men just over half one's age. It's completely another to do so just months following a second major knee surgery...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 8 months ago 365 reads 0 comments

  5. Concussions, Steroids, Playoff-Less Teams: What Would Vince Lombardi Say?

    It hasn ’t been the best of years for the three NFL teams that coaching legend Vince Lombardi worked for during his NFL career...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 8 months ago 201 reads 0 comments

  6. Jilted Landry Converted Back to Being a New York Giants Fan

    According to a New York Post story on Thursday, Hall of Fame coach Tom Landry —Mr. Cowboy—went to his grave a New York Giants fan, and his wife today remains loyal to Big Blue and the Mara Family...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 10 months ago 1,582 reads 3 comments

  7. 'Driven' Pair of Jazmine Fenlator, Lolo Jones out for Olympic Glory

    If it doesn’t work out in Sochi , maybe she can try the pits at Talladega or Daytona next summer...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 10 months ago 887 reads 0 comments

  8. As the Ball Bounces: Silver Name Replaces Stern's on February 1

    In what had become a little bit of a sticky issue, Scott Soshnick of B loomberg News today reported that the NBA will indeed switch its signature ball midseason from one ...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 10 months ago 3,322 reads 2 comments

  9. NFLPA Head Foxworth Calls for Change to the NCAA System

    Domonique Foxworth ’s time these days is in some ways similar to what it was like at the University of Maryland during his time in college—split between football and school...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 11 months ago 410 reads 0 comments

  10. Bobby Valentine the Filmmaker, Happy for the Red Sox

    His football team is undefeated at 5-0 and making noise in the college football Championship Subdivision; he has not one but two films out, one of which is making a great deal of noise ...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 11 months ago 4,737 reads 6 comments

  11. Baldwin, Hollywood Helped Wrestling Pin Down Olympic Success

    The Ron Howard film Rush , out in a few weeks, will look to give Formula 1 a good bounce in buzz in the United States, something which one of the world’s most popular and lucrative ...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 11 months ago 995 reads 1 comments

  12. From the Mat to the Gridiron: NFL Stars Who Got Their Starts in Wrestling

    A full slate of NFL games may make this Sunday the most anticipated day for many U.S. sports fans. But it's an even more important one for the millions of followers of wrestling—not ...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 12 months ago 428 reads 0 comments

  13. Like Old Times, 'The Reign Man' Shawn Kemp Takes to the Court, Craziness Erupts

    It was a night of craziness and controversy at Temple’s Liacouras Center on Friday, and there at the center of it all, on the bench, was “The Reign Man” himself, Shawn Kemp ...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 12 months ago 25,253 reads 12 comments

  14. Pacers' Stephenson Spends Summer Looking Forward to the New Season

    Like most of his Indiana Pacers teammates, it looks like Lance Stephenson is ready to take the next step when training camp starts in October...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 12 months ago 1,851 reads 3 comments

  15. UFC, Bellator Continue Olympic Fight for Wrestling, Albeit from a Distance

    As the September vote for Olympic inclusion nears , all three sports under consideration—baseball/softball, squash and wrestling—are sure to pull out their heavy guns showing how global and progressive they are...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 1 year ago 1,743 reads 0 comments

  16. More Yankee Drama: 'Joey Pants' to Play Yogi in New Play

    As if A-Rod hasn ’t caused enough drama in the Bronx these days, the production team that brought the popular “Lombardi” and “Magic/Bird” to the theater is stirring up some more...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 1 year ago 1,464 reads 1 comments

  17. McEnroe, King Agree, No Ryan Brauns in Tennis

    It was just minutes after Ryan Braun’s suspension had been announced to the world by Major League Baseball on Monday night that one of sports’ most outspoken athletes sat ...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 1 year ago 4,248 reads 7 comments

  18. Chastain Takes It Off—For Charity This Time

    It was one of the most photographed and talked about sporting events of the 20th Century, a moment that lifted a nation—and a rising sport—and propelled a young star athlete into the stratosphere...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 1 year ago 670 reads 0 comments

  19. Weidman's UFC Success Gives Wrestling Another Boost

    As the sport of wrestling continues to grapple with baseball/softball and squash to return to the Olympic Games in 2020, a former NCAA wrestler took his turn in the limelight this ...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 1 year ago 2,348 reads 5 comments

  20. World Team Trials Latest Boost for Wrestling's Olympic Quest

    The largest and most important event on the USA Wrestling schedule begins today in Stillwater , Okla., as the top Olympic-caliber wrestlers in the country vie for spots on Team USA at the 2013 ASICS U...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 1 year ago 782 reads 0 comments

  21. Pacers' Stephenson Joins Some Elite Hoops Company in Brooklyn

    It has been a good spring for Lance Stephenson . He was a central piece of the Indiana Pacers ' surprising run to the Eastern Conference Finals; he is the centerpiece of the relaunch ...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 1 year ago 5,739 reads 3 comments

  22. David Stern's Legacy Extended...On the Ball

    It's a situation the Treasury has always dealt with pretty flawlessly, but it appears the NBA will have an issue: how to transition out a signature on your currency. The government deals with money, the NBA with basketballs...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 1 year ago 536 reads 0 comments

  23. Olympian, MMA Champion Ben Askren Watches, Waits for Olympic News

    Like so many thousands of others, not a day goes by where Ben Askren doesn't wonder how the sport that gave him so much got to where it is today, awaiting the International ...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about 1 year ago 783 reads 1 comments

  24. Jason Collins Announcement Brings Back Memories for Olympic Hopeful Josh Dixon

    He is an accomplished world-class athlete, Stanford-educated, a man of color, and he created a bit of a stir when he told the world that he was gay in the late spring, as his sport was ramping up for some world-class competition...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about over 1 year ago 433 reads 0 comments

  25. Earl Monroe: Pearl of the Hardcourt...and the Diamond?

    His nicknames are “Black Jesus” and “Earl The Pearl”; he is an NBA Hall of Famer and was one of the key pieces to an NBA championship 40 years ago, the last one in New York...

    Jerry Milani Written by Jerry Milani about over 1 year ago 2,460 reads 3 comments