The Open Before The Open

By Richard Kent, Staff Reporter NEW YORK — There may be no greater bargain in sports than the week before the US Open in Flushing Meadows. Yes, the week before. Starting this past Monday. Take Thursday for example. Besides the great qualifier matches, featuring such top players as Luke Rosol and Nicole Gibbs taking place on […]

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JAY-Z AND THE NFL DEAL, PART I

JAY-Z AND THE NFL DEAL By Patrick Freeman, Columnist Buffalo Criterion   BUFFALO, NY  The Mighty O’Ba Sports Report: Jay Z and the NFL Deal   The Internet is abuzz because of the recent deal between Jay-Z and the NFL, which we have now learned includes an ownership stake in a franchise which has yet to […]

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MAGIC LAMP, GRANT MY WISH

By Gary Norris Gray, Staff Reporter “YOU PLAY TO WIN THE GAME”- Herm Edwards stated this many years ago in New York City but the following athletes never got a chance or will never get a chance to prove that they were the best in their sport. These twelve athletes would have broken many records if […]

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