Whoever said games don’t matter in April wasn’t at AT&T Park the past three days.
You can wipe the slate clean on Barry Bonds and the Balco scandal that has haunted him since 2003 when a jury found the former Giants slugger guilty of obstructing law enforcement.
Dennis O’Donnell thinks Mike Budenholzer was the right choice as the NBA Coach of the Year.
I grew up idolizing Lon Simmons and called the play-by-play every chance I got. Be it a football game, a whiffle ball game, even my All-Star baseball board game. The venue never mattered much to me, as long as I had the chance to be Lon Simmons.
The beauty of sport is that it is independent of politics, race, country and religion. Or at least it should be.
If the Raiders are willing to share a stadium with the Chargers why not share with the 49ers instead? It’s been a question asked countless times since the news broke that Oakland was considering a joint venture with San Diego.
So Colin Kaepernick tried to put a Twitter troll in the trash can where he belongs. Good for him, except he actually put the guy on the front page of every sports site in America.
Tiger Woods on another sabbatical? No problem. Phil Mickelson taking a pass on Pebble? So long, Lefty! An even bigger story has emerged on the Monterey Peninsula.
Two years ago they were within five yards of winning a Super Bowl. They had been to three straight NFC Championships and were considering Super Bowl favorites. Today, they are 7-7, not going to the playoffs, and imploding in every aspect imaginable.
“I am SICK and TIRED of listening to the sports casters you have and their OBVIOUS slant toward Niners and mockery and distain for the Raiders.”
It’s not everyday that a TV station publishes a scathing rebuke, but we thought this discussion was worth sharing.