One of the few occasions when it is okay for a grown man to cry like an hungry infant is when watching the 1989 cinematic classic Field of Dreams. Any guy that ever played a game of catch with their old man as a kid probably blubbered uncontrollably through this movie (that includes me).Read More
Any red-blooded American who has any remote interest in sports has been paying attention to the World Cup. So of course, with less than a minute to go in Sunday's game versus Portugal, with a guaranteed trip to the round of 16 in the balance, the equalizing goal to tie the game 2-2 had to feel like a swift kick to the nether-region.
Being a fan of the local sports teams, having the thrill of victory replaced with the agony of defeat is a familiar feeling.Read More
STOCK UP: Georgetown Men’s Basketball Hoya Paranoia; back like it never left.
It’s not even the fact that the Georgetown has won nine games in a row that has their stock so high, but more of the quality of opponents they’ve faced. Eight of those wins have come against teams with winning records (with DePaul being the exception). Half of the eight wins came against ranked opponents (No. 24 Notre Dame, No. 5 Louisville, No. 18 Marquette, No. 8 Syracuse).
With their impressive win over the Orange last Saturday, Georgetown now controls their own destiny in the Big East.Read More