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The SportsTalk Shop: HS Hoops Mid-Term Report

January 27, 2014 By Chris Michael Leave a Comment

After “thanking” Mother Nature for cancelling so many winter sports activities and wreaking havoc on everyone’s schedule, I want to give my take on the high school basketball teams that I have had a chance to observe so far this season. Despite an erratic schedule (many HS teams are now playing more games per week…

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Behind the Mic: “Have I Got a Deal for You…”

January 21, 2014 By Gary Laubach Leave a Comment

The teams are set for Super Bowl XLVIII – Denver vs. Seattle. I would not think there is a tremendous number of people here on the East Coast who are passionate fans of either of these two teams. However, I would think there are a number of fans who put attending a Super Bowl on…

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Behind the Mic: “Accadeemics and Ashletics”

January 14, 2014 By Gary Laubach Leave a Comment

No, this is not a “typo” and yes, I do know how to spell. I can read, too. I was also a college athlete. And from what I have read of a recent analysis of college football and college basketball by CNN’s Sara Ganin, there are too many athletes with very limited ability to read…

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The SportsTalk Shop: Eagles Season Recap

January 13, 2014 By Chris Michael Leave a Comment

One of my pet peeves in the sports broadcasting industry is commentators who make dozens of ridiculous predictions each sports season for the sole purpose of claiming “victory” once one of his/her inane insights happen to come true. These same people will quietly forget or ignore the other, incorrect guesses they made in an effort…

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Behind the Mic: No More BCS

January 6, 2014 By Gary Laubach Leave a Comment

  Behind the Mic:  No More BCS Well, hopefully, we have seen the last of the BCS College Football Championship. It will be replaced with the CFP (College Football Playoff) in order to determine a national champion for the NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (why does it have to sound so complex?). Under the…

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