How To Attend A Championship Parade

Congratulations! Your favorite professional sports team won the championship, and now it’s party time! Or more specifically, it’s championship parade time! But, what’s that, you say? You’ve never been to one before, and don’t know what it’s like? Well, have no fear, dear reader, as I’m about to hook you up, and give you some advice on how to attend […]

The Kids Are Alright

Even though that they lost, they were all still winners, in the end. Now, that probably sounds like the ending to some cheesy, cliche sports story. It’s not, though! It’s the beginning to this non-cheesy,  non-cliche sports story. Trust me, it’ll make sense later.   I don’t know about you, but I worry about what kind of people my children […]

No Good Role Models

I don’t know about you, but I’ve had a few brushes with fame in my life. Of these celebrity encounters, one has always stuck with me, though. One which always made me question what makes for good role models. At a 1994 FIBA World Basketball Championship game, when I was a kid, NBA star Toni Kukoc happened to be in […]

We The North, He The Mouth

  This post goes out to hoopsheads everywhere, and their little hoopsheads! We The North, baby! Now, for as long as I can remember, I’ve been a basketball fan. I  was never much of a player, but I sure could watch a mean game of ball. Anyway, since my kids were little, I’ve been looking forward to the day when […]