Aldon Smith Needs Help, So Why Won't Anybody Say It?

Aldon Smith is in trouble again after apparently mentioning a bomb during a security screening at LAX. Aldon Smith clearly needs help to beat his demons. So why is that kind of talk reserved for people like Jim Irsay? » 4/14/14 10:09pm Monday 10:09pm

Jerry Remy Talks About The Legality Of Something

Jerry Remy, whose son is accused of murdering his former girlfriend, whose son attacked another inmate while in jail for the suspicion of murdering said former girlfriend, whose son has been afforded infinite second chances by Jerry Remy, was quick to point out the lack of legality of Michael Pineda having some… » 4/10/14 10:16pm 4/10/14 10:16pm

Jeff Ma & David Frohardt-Lane: What's Sports Betting Really Like?

By now, it's almost a given that public discussion of sports betting will result in nothing of real value being said. It can be entertaining, but is typically vague, or cagey. But not today! We have Jeff Ma, who hosted Sloan's gambling panel, and David Frohardt-Lane, who participated, to give you some real talk. » 3/14/14 4:30pm 3/14/14 4:30pm

Why I'm Against an NCAA Football Players Union

As you may have heard, there's a legal hearing taking place right now centered around whether the Northwestern University football players should be able to legally form an employee union. At the heart of the case is defining whether football players are, in fact, employees of the University — they are compensated in… » 2/21/14 8:39am 2/21/14 8:39am

A Hater's Guide to Olympic Curling: Sochi 2014

[Back in December, I wrote a Hater's Guide to the Roar of the Rings Team Canada qualification tournament. It was an unexpected hit! People who didn't give a shit about curling actually read the whole thing, and pretty much everyone in the curling community shared it, read it, or called me an asshole. One Rachel Homan… » 2/11/14 1:44pm 2/11/14 1:44pm