Mike Tanier of Sports on Earth discusses poorly designed sports team logos
"We have little trouble recognizing that a chess grandmaster’s victory over a novice is skill, as well as assuming that Paul the octopus’s ability to predict World Cup games is due to chance. But what about everything else?" [Luck and Skill Untangled: The Science of Success
Here's the deal: If you don't play for, or you are not an employee of, the team in question, "we" is not the pronoun you're looking for.
"They" is the word you want.
is the most overused term in sports.
Greatest calls in sports
is a selection of 32 great calls in broadcast sports, chosen by Joe Posnanski, obviously US-centric but featuring some good choices. Want some elation this Friday? [more inside]
When Sports Fans Go Mad.
Just in time for your NCAA Final Four weekend: a celebration of sports fans' best and worst pranks
, and hijinks
. This ain't no Brady Bunch
episode. Some require the skills of a tattoo artist
. Some are confusing
. Some are about public humiliation
. This one, however, really takes the cake