(From the Vault) The NBA draft of 2014 is all the rage. And in many ways the hype, ballyhoo and hoopla thus year seems more than ever. There has been the pre-draft camp, the endless talk show hustle, the fantasy drafts. Soon the NBA draft out of Brooklyn, New York will arrive with a cast of hundreds of personalities, nationally televised hour after hour. And then there will be the endless post-draft commentary. Continue reading
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“The most fun thing was watching the development of the Super Bowl because the game is what it’s all about. I really felt a high at every Super Bowl with all the glitz and the spectacular halftime shows.” – Pete Rozelle
The big news just announced by the National Football League is that the fiftieth Super Bowl will not be designated by a Roman numeral. It will simply be Super Bowl 50. That is an incredible change of pace and will save lots of us the trouble of counting on our fingers tracing to figures things out. Continue reading