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  • What not to Wrestle With
    What not to Wrestle With
    You have considered encouraging your children on joining a sports team. You would like them to have a healthy competitive spirit, and not be sore losers if they don’t happen to win. For instance, if they choose wrestling, you may be...
  • Syracuse coach Boeheim's rant leads to ejection and Duke win
    Syracuse coach Boeheim's rant leads to ejection and Duke win
    On Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, top-ranked Syracuse Orange played No. 5 Duke Blue Devils in college men's basketball at Cameron Indoor Stadium. The game, broadcast on ESPNto an audience of rabid fans, ended with a controversial call which brought...
  • The Winter Olympics zoom into action in Sochi, Russia
    Families have educational opportunities to learn about the 2014 Winter Olympics
    The Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, will afford a wonderful opportunity to experience the cultural, educational and athletic pursuits from the assembled countries. This is one time that the proverbial couch and home will take center stage, but...
  • Matt Schaub
    When did sports fans become such big jerks?
    Jerk is the polite substitute for a term I’d prefer to use after reading this morning that fans of the Houston Texans were gleeful yesterday when their own quarterback, Matt Schaub, went down with a leg injury midway through the third...
  • Max Papis slapped by another driver’s girlfriend, bad sportsmanship
    Max Papis slapped by another driver’s girlfriend, bad sportsmanship
    ESPN-In a post-race rage after Sunday’s Camping World Truck Series race in Bowmanville, Ontario a woman walked up to NASCAR driver Max Papis and slapped him unprovoked. Papis didn’t know the woman but she said she was Mike Skeen&rsquo...
  • Doping in sports is being a sore loser
    Doping in sports is being a sore loser
    What happened to Sportsmanship? What is available in the body by nature is not picked up by a doping test. The “puritanical approach” is not ruining sports, doping athletes are.According to an article in spiked.com, Doug Logan, former...
  • All about the Game
    March 3rd: The Time Was A Charm (Photos)
    As a parent, you obviously want nothing but the best for your children, and like many, as a parent with sons involved in sports, expectations rise and fall with the occasions.Recent recurring events have confused, jaded and somewhat disillusioned...
  • Jonathan Montanez and Mitchell Marcus
    Inspirational winners on and off the court: Mitchell Marcus & Jonathan Montanez
    Legendary football coach, writer and ESPN analyst, Lou Holtz, could have been talking about high school basketball athlete Jonathan Montanez when he said, "How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become...
  • Marathon Runners demonstrate the true meaning of sportsmanship
    The 2012 New York City marathon gives us the real meaning of sportsmanship
    It's unfortunate when good news is squashed by drama drenched media. It is no secret to anyone that a hurricane belted the New Jersey Shore along with New York and other New England states. What is more unsettling is the fact that a story...
  • playing pool
    Sportsmanship in Pool
    “It’s not whether you win or lose but how you play the game”. Anyone involved in competitive sports should be familiar with this expression; it’s a good phrase to remember while in the throes of competition. Playing pool in...
  • NFL dances and celebrations gone out of control
    NFL dances and celebrations gone out of control
    Is it me, or have you also noticed increasingly more NFL players immediately go into touchdown dances, body contortions, and all kinds of various histrionics immediately after being part of a routine play? Even more odd is the fact that in the...
  • Tebow
    Teen basketball fans attacked for Tebowing during game
    One man’s prayer is another’s provocation.The Post and Courier of Charleston, South Carolina, reports:Arivalry between local basketball fans heated up this week when Wando High students said they were punched and kicked after &lsquo...
  • Winning isn't everything !
    Sportsmanship needs a combined effort
    It doesn't take long to discover that sportsmanship and character have come under a microscope with antics that range from from youth sports to the NFL . This doesn't count the plethora of sports teams at all levels that engage in...
  • SNL Tebow skit: Jesus asks the QB to ‘take it down a notch’ (Video)
    SNL Tebow skit: Jesus asks the QB to ‘take it down a notch’ (Video)
    Each day seems to bring a new ration of fuel to stoke the fire of controversy over whether Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow’s come-from-behind wins are the result of divine intervention, serendipity, or some other yet-to-be-identified...
  • Tebrew
    Tebrew, beverage of champions?
    Will quarterback Tim Tebow once again pull the Denver Broncos back from the jaws of defeat in the fourth quarter or overtime this coming Sunday? Will he once again lead the team there in the first place by playing horrendously during the first...