— He said 6-11 center Nate Thurmond, who played for Golden State, Chicago and Cleveland, was his toughest matchup. “A lot of guys beat on me and said they played good defense. Nate actually used skill and knowledge of the game to play against me and make my evenings more difficult when I had to [...]
This person wrote: Give it a rest small-minded Cleveland fans … Art was, and is, a great man who deserves to be in the Hall of Fame. Forget your pettiness for a minute and look back at all of the innovations he brought to the game (football doubleheaders, tons of special promotional nights, etc.). He [...]
In the last few days I have learned bigotry doesn’t lie far beneath the surface for many (separate article). It’s great to read about one of the incredible athletes of the twentieth century who is also a trailblazer on the the path we are, apparently, still traveling. The historic signing of Willie Mays revealed – MLB – [...]
How far is too far in NFL interviews? – Dawgs By Nature.
The United States National Anthem This link is to a .wmv file of the National Anthem being performed at one of the Spurs Games by the Cactus Cuties, ages 9 to 14. It speaks for itself.
A strange thing has happened to my most fervent love, the Cleveland Browns. Recently a new coach was hired, a move with which I reluctantly agreed; K2 was traded, mixed feelings but I got it; Joe was released, beyond comprehension to me but I accept that I will disagree with some moves; and now we [...]
Cleveland Indians, Spring Training, Trucks leave Progressive Field for Goodydear, Arizona
The video shows how a high school in Texas is still teaching us that the great American Melting Pot can still learn from and embrace other cultures. This is a great video, and a great lesson.