| Jan 10, 2014
| 6:06 PM
Mix a cuckoo sports celebrity and dangerous dictator, and the odd-couple hijinks have the makings of a TV sit-com.
Unless, of course, the plot affects the nuclear-arms race.
Dennis Rodman's bizarre friendship with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un might...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 2:48 PM
For the Miami Heat it was just another preseason week of the type of nonsense that leads up to what really matters:
Charles Barkley saying Greg Oden would be the key to this season; Steve Kerr reiterating his belief the Heat won't win the title,...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 4:03 PM
There is the path of less resistance, one that would take the Heat through the Milwaukee Bucks in the first round of the playoffs, the winner of an Atlanta Hawks-Brooklyn Nets series in the second, and then whoever is left standing between the New York...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 10:45 PM
Cycling--Paris-Roubaix, 7 a.m. (NBCSN)
NHL Hockey--St. Louis Blues at Detroit Red Wings, 11:30 a.m. (NBC); Minnesota Wild at Columbus Blue Jackets, 5 p.m. (FXSP); New Jersey Devils at Buffalo Sabres, 6:30 p.m. (NBCSN)
| Apr 13, 2013
| 8:27 AM
The NBA got it right when it came to the All-Star ballot. It got it all wrong when it comes to the media vote for the 2013 All-NBA teams.
Moving away from the stodginess of we-always-have-done-it-that-way thinking, the league changed the All-...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 10:48 PM
Major League Baseball--Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh Pirates, 11:30 a.m. (WGN); Detroit Tigers at Minnesota Twins, Noon (FXSP)
Tennis--WTA Family Circle Cup, Noon (ESPN2)
NBA Basketball--Chicago Bulls at Brooklyn Nets, 6 p.m. (TNT); San...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 4:38 PM
The Celtics definitely have an Orlando flavor to them. Not only are they coached by Doc Rivers, but reserve guards Keyon Dooling and Mickael Pietrus are contributing. Dooling scored 10 points and Pietrus came up with huge, timely rebounds in Boston's OT...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 6:26 AM
Wrote today's column in the Sun Sentinel on Brandon Knight, the former Pine Crest and Kentucky star now entering his second season with the Detroit Pistons.
After Knight's appearance at Sawgrass Springs Middle School on behalf of the Alliance for a...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 2:36 PM
An updated look at NBA free agents. Who has signed, who is still available, who has become available:
Best of who is left: Kenyon Martin, Josh Howard, Derek Fisher, Chris Andersen, Mickael Pietrus, Mehmet Okur (retired), Maurice Evans, Ryan Gomes,...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 1:05 AM
STATE A TOURNEY
At Fossum Field in Aberdeen
Game 1, 10 a.m.: Region 1A champion Brookings Post 74 Bandits (38-9) vs wild-card entry Sioux Falls Post 15 West (37-21).
Game 2, 12:30 p.m.: Defending state...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 7:38 PM
The audience with President Obama was brief, and Dexter Pittman knew it was not the right time, even if it was the right place.
Then again, the Miami Heat backup center had made his feelings clear earlier in the month on Twitter, when he posted,...
| Dec 8, 2012
The acting out started early, the horrific memories torturing the subconscious.
Those lazy afternoons along the New River were supposed to be a youthful escape from the inner-city life in Fort Lauderdale.
They weren't. And only now, after opening up...