We've run this picture of Tom Hicks, oh, a million times in recent years; so have plenty of others -- it's iconic. So much so that I just saw it again on the UK Telegraph's Web site moments ago. Only this time, it was affixed to an American flag being set on fire by Liverpool FC fans outraged at ... More >>
I've been trying for some time to talk to Tom Hicks about livin' it up in Liverpool, where every day it's something: Liverpool FC sales talks with the Kuwatis "going really badly," the re-signing of manager Rafael Benitez, the declaring of a cease-fire with partner and frienemy George Gillett. Today ... More >>
He's a vilified clown of an owner on two continents. Or at least he should be.
A couple months back -- or, the first time Tom Hicks was protested by Liverpool FC fans -- I mentioned something about how, ya know, maybe it'd be a nice idea to start a petition calling for Hicks to sell the Texas Rangers. Liverpool fans, rallying right now in England, had started their own online ... More >>
Poor Tom Hicks. Guy's hated overseas. At least he is today. And has been for a while, by fans of the football club he owns -- Liverpool FC. Today, before the club's Champions League group match with FC Porto, some 2,000 Liverpool fans rallied in support of the team's manager, Rafa Benitez, who's at ... More >>