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2010 World Cup – Group F Preview

Posted on 9 Jun, 2010, by in Soccer

Ah, Italia – Group F, with the reigning World Champions; although they certainly haven’t looked the part in the past four years, Paraguay hoping and with just cause for a surprising first place finish, while Slovakia and New Zealand should be happy just reaching the big stage. More

Derek Fisher and Other Thoughts After Game 3

Posted on 9 Jun, 2010, by in NBA

The Lakers took a 2-1 lead in the 2010 Finals series last night, winning a hard, physical, great playoff game 91-84, which featured two great defenses, one aging role player who still had enough for another memorable performance, tons of bad calls and a Boston team that just found it hard to get it going offensively all night. More

World Cup 2010 – Group E Preview

Posted on 8 Jun, 2010, by in Soccer

On to Group E, where the Dutch are hoping Arjen Robben’s injury isn’t so bad, keeping their trophy dream alive, while Denmark, Cameroon and even the Japanese are full of self belief they can be the team to join The Netherlands into the last 16. More

2010 World Cup – Group D Preview

Posted on 8 Jun, 2010, by in Soccer

Group D, here we come – Germany looking favorites, hoping Michael Ballack won’t be missed, Ghana hoping to shock everyone and that their Michael, Essien, won’t be missed, Serbia wanting to forget about 2006 and build on their strong qualifying campaign and Australia, aging but strong, hoping for a ’06 repeat. More

2010 World Cup – Group C Preview

Posted on 6 Jun, 2010, by in Soccer

Moving on to Group C, with England hoping the Capello-Rooney and Lampard-Gerrard combination can finally carry them to glory, the United States hoping to have better one than in 2006, built on a strong qualification campaign and surprising Confederations Cup performance, Algeria who can dazzle or be self destructive and the Slovenian fighting unit, all hoping to finish behind England at second. More