I was playing catch on a lazy Friday afternoon, warming up for a chilly practice as a sophomore second baseman on Duncanville High School's baseball team when our coach came running out of the field house: "We did it! We beat the Russians!!" Was an upset last night when the U.S. beat Canada, 5-3, ... More >>
Okay, I'm sucked in. Not to the point of eating Creatine cupcakes, stocking my closet with Affliction T-shirts and putting Newy Scruggs in an arm bar, but I'm intrigued enough by the sport of Mixed Martial Arts that I'm journeying to American Airlines Center Saturday night for UFC 103. ... More >>
The following is a prime example of my curse here on Earth. A fleeting thought sprouts into a mild observation, only to bloom into a thesis that eventually flourishes into a blog item with sports branches. My apologies ... Got a text the other day, the salutation of which was LOL ... More >>
The first rule about Evander Holyfield's age is that you do not talk about Evander Holyfield's age
Fight Night Round 3 comes out a winner, despite taking punches.
Get bendy at Bishop Arts Pilates/Yoga
Meg Ryan may be looking to mature, but her new boxing movie goes down for the count
It's easy being green
Ali lands a few solid blows, but, sadly, it's no knockout
For Jesus Chavez, the joy isn't the fight--it's being back in the ring
Top-ranked boxer Jesus "El Matador" Chavez pummels opponents in the ring, but he's losing his biggest fight against a real heavyweight -- the INS
"El Matador" could be a contender, but for the INS
Leap-frogging through history with the Toadies
Thirty years ago, Curtis Cokes was the world-champion welterweight. Now, he trains young boxers and just wants to be recognized in his hometown.