1. Oakland Athletics 2010 Preview

    Oakland is coming off three straight losing seasons and Billy Beane, Bob Geren and Co. think that they have the right combination of good young pitching, potentially great defense, and scrappy, hard-nosed hitters to end the streak in 2010...

    Tim Stout Written by Tim Stout about almost 5 years ago 646 reads 0 comments

  2. My Radical College Football Proposal

    I think we can all agree that the BCS is flawed.  I think we can also all agree that not having a true playoff system in place in college football sucks...

    Tim Stout Written by Tim Stout about almost 5 years ago 154 reads 2 comments

  3. Seven Burning Questions Facing the Portland Trail Blazers This Off Season

    Question: With three competent small forwards on the roster (Travis Outlaw, Nicolas Batum, Martell Webster), which one is the odd man out? Answer: My guess is that Travis Outlaw will be wearing ...

    Tim Stout Written by Tim Stout about over 5 years ago 829 reads 3 comments

  4. Oakland A's Early Season Grades

    It's early in the season (the A's have played a league low 29 games) but it's never too early to asess the team and it's individual components...

    Tim Stout Written by Tim Stout about over 5 years ago 112 reads 4 comments

  5. The Top 10 Tims in Sports History

    In my lifetime, I have had many fellow Tims to look up to in the world of sports. Here is my ode to those Tims. This is the Top Ten Tims in sports (and by sports, I mean the major ones, and ...

    Tim Stout Written by Tim Stout about almost 6 years ago 315 reads 4 comments

  6. Oregon Ducks: 2009 Position Battles

    On a day when it has been announced that Mike Bellotti will step down as head coach of Oregon and move into the Athletic Director role at the university, it seems a fitting time to go over some key position battles that will take place this spring...

    Tim Stout Written by Tim Stout about almost 6 years ago 945 reads 0 comments

  7. Greg Oden Is No Sam Bowie

    Portland fans feel the hurt of the Sam Bowie debacle more often than we probably should. I mean, after all, it was 1984 when we took him with the second pick in the draft—25 years ago! Maybe we should move on, right? Lots of No...

    Tim Stout Written by Tim Stout about almost 6 years ago 572 reads 3 comments

  8. Oregon Ducks: Breakout Players in 2009

    Each season, a handful of players emerge as key contributors who spent the previous season on the bench, at a different program, or starring in high school. Here’s a look at possible key contributors for the Ducks in 2009...

    Tim Stout Written by Tim Stout about almost 6 years ago 1,396 reads 10 comments

  9. Who Will Be The Odd Team Out in The West?

    In the wild western conference, there is a clear separation between the upper echelon teams and the bottom dwellers. Golden State, Memphis, LA Clippers, Minnesota, Oklahoma City, and Sacramento ...

    Tim Stout Written by Tim Stout about almost 6 years ago 102 reads 1 comments

  10. Oakland Athletics 2009 Preview

    Oakland is coming off its worst season in ten years, but Billy Beane has made some offseason moves that has many people thinking the A's could slip back into the playoffs this season, especially with the Angels looking like they have taken a step back...

    Tim Stout Written by Tim Stout about almost 6 years ago 528 reads 1 comments