For the loyal legion of fans of one of the greatest players in the history of the New York Yankees, – this book is for you. “Baseball Immortal: Derek Jeter: A Career in Quotes” by Danny Peary (Page Street Publishing, $19.99, 368 pages) is sort of an oral history of the singular shortstop told in his words and those of others who knew and know him. Continue reading
The news that one of my all-time football heroes and TV football broadcasters had passed filled me with sadness. Frank Gifford was a class act. Number 16 will be missed. Continue reading
The recent good news that Nancy Lieberman was hired by the Sacramento Kings as the National Basketball Association’s second Female Assistant coach, joining Becky Hammon of the San Antonio Spurs, was long overdue.
Long ago and far away I spent a great deal of time with Nancy Lieberman, interviewing her, socializing with her, gathering all the material for BASKETBALL MY WAY, a book about her life and times and basketball insights. Continue reading