Rants & Raves

...When one refuses or does not understand the value of research that leads to intellectual honesty, then you get the attack and me-against-them mentality. I SUPPORT A revision of the comments sections after articles. Though we don't have to read them...

Michaux: Tiger Woods trumps all storylines

...Players week."It obviously does affect me," he said of his broken romance. "It...time of year is really, really hard on me. This three-day window is really hard...three days from May 3 to today are brutal on me. Obviously what happened Sunday just adds...

Penalty kick no trouble for Tribble

...setting off a wild celebration as the Lady Wolfpack beat River Ridge, 3-2."I knew that if I made it my team would rush me and that was something I was looking forward to," Tribble said.The kick put Greenbrier into Friday's GHSA Class AAAAA state...

Latest win at Hilton Head Island boosts Jim Furyk's hall chances

...nine consecutive Ryder Cup teams.He thinks about it, though not by choice."I'm kind of forced to because you all asked me about it," Furyk said. "I don't lay awake in bed thinking about what needs to happen or anything like that. Just go play...

Future still unclear for former LSU standout La'el Collins

...Collins. Gilmore was emphatic in a text to The Associated Press saying his client is "not meeting with teams. You can quote me."Three former LSU players now with the Dolphins went to Baton Rouge on Tuesday to court Collins, a person familiar with the...

Isiah Thomas to work as executive for WNBA's New York Liberty

...coming back to New York."I look forward to the challenge as opposed to having any trepidation about it," Thomas said. "For me, I love basketball and having the opportunity to be president of a team and be part of a team is a great experience and I'm...

Protest wasn't peaceful

...flags to the demonstrators also is beyond my comprehension.Our flag has been honored both in war and here at home. You tell me how stomping and damaging the flag of the United States had anything to do with free speech. My father was dedicated to free...

Dahlberg : Manny Pacquiao's camp deceived fans by hiding his injury

...fight so hugely anticipated that it demanded the best of both fighters."I wanted to be more aggressive, but it was hard for me to fight (with one hand)," Pacquiao said.It's hard to blame Pacquiao, even if he lied a day before the fight when he...

Athletes prepare for wheelchair tennis tournament

...loves about tennis."I want to keep playing in tournaments for the rest of my life. I love the atmosphere and the competition," Cole said. "It keeps me active. ... It really is a big family out here, and I love meeting other players."

Jerome Bettis speaks at Boy Scouts dinner in Augusta

...his foundation, The Bus Stops Here."I was a young kid and I received help," he said. "That's why it's important for me to reach out and do whatever I can and use whatever celebrity I can to try to effect change. That's what it's all about...