It’s time to put the ball back up. Tipoff for Sunday’s games is just moments away when Michigan and Louisville get after it. We’re ready. We’re sitting at 23-15-2 ATS through three days. —– Louisville – 3 1/2 Michigan Wichita State +5 Kentucky Michigan State +8 Kansas UNC -11 Arkansas Rhode Island +5 1/2 Oregon […]

I won’t do a big preamble here. We went 11-4-1 on Thursday. Let’s follow it up with another big day. Michigan -3 Oklahoma State Seton Hall +1 Arkansas SMU -6 1/2 USC Louisville -19 1/2 Jacksonville St Michigan State +2 1/2 Miami Duke -20 Troy Wichita St -6. Dayton Kansas -23 1/2 UC Davis Kentucky […]

Earlier this week, the video of an abbreviated press conference with UCLA head coach Jim Mora made the rounds on the internet. While addressing the death of 20-year-old redshirt freshman receiver Nick Pasquale, a media member in the session answered a phone call. Mora rightly left the session following the interruption. He later addressed the […]

“I never had the proper guidance,” he said. “Nobody showed me the way.” Shabazz Muhammad’s father has been on a mission to guide his children to big-time athletic success since birth. The L.A. Times offers a fascinating review of Ron Holmes’ drive and the series of maneuvers, meetings and conversations required to get the UCLA […]

In a week where sports radio hosts and fans debated the merits of giving his son, Cordell Broadus, a scholarship to play football at UCLA, Calvin Broadus was stopped at the Oslo airport. That’s right. Snoop Dogg was reportedly detained briefly when entering the country to play at a music festival in Kristiansand. Snoop was […]

Anybody who has watched an evening newscast or spent five minutes on a financial website has heard of the state of the economic infrastructure in California. If you haven’t, then I’ll give you the one-word summary: dire. While battling a bit of insomnia this evening, I spent ample time bouncing around and catching up on […]

Los Angeles has been the sports capital in recent months, but certainly not for anything positive. I take that back. Who would have ever expected that the pride of Los Angeles would be wearing a Clippers jersey? The Lakers were dumped from the playoffs unceremoniously by the Mavericks and went out with several cheapshots from […]