What John McEnroe & Others are Getting so Very Wrong

What John McEnroe & Others are Getting so Very Wrong

  If you haven’t heard by now, on Sunday while lauding Serena Williams as the best female tennis player of all time, legendary American player John McEnroe also said that if she had played on men’s circuit she’d probably only be “like 700 in the world.” This of course prompted an outcry from many who […]

Skylar Diggins: Still Changing the World and Ready for the 2017 WNBA Season

Skylar Diggins: Still Changing the World and Ready for the 2017 WNBA Season

I love basketball, but it’s not my only passion. It’s a blessing to have the ability to take advantage of other opportunities that allow me to engage in my passions outside of basketball.

The Women of USA Hockey Score HUGE Crack in the Pay Gap Ceiling

The Women of USA Hockey Score HUGE Crack in the Pay Gap Ceiling

In spite of the best efforts of the likes of O’Reilly and “Spicey,” who continue to disrespect the women who threaten their fragile male egos, women and women in sports got a huge win this week. This morning, less than two weeks after the women of team USA Hockey announced that they would boycott the International Ice Hockey […]

How can softball afford a million dollar player?

How can softball afford a million dollar player?

Last week the National Pro Fastpitch’s (NPF) Houston-area Scrap Yard Dawgs signed one of the world’s best softball players, Monica Abbott, to a $1,000,000.00 contract.  (I like the look of all the zeroes and wanted you to count them, so I refused to spell it out.)  The NPF expansion team and Abbott signed what is […]

GLADIATHER LAW: The USWNT & The Equal Pay Act

GLADIATHER LAW: The USWNT & The Equal Pay Act

Yesterday the sports world was set abuzz when it was announced that members of the US Women’s National Team (USWNT) filed a charge with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) against the US Soccer Federation (USSF). Based in the Equal Pay Act of 1963 (EPA), the complaint states that the USSF has discriminated against the […]

Let’s Pray for Our Haters

Let’s Pray for Our Haters

There are many things I’d like to be writing about.  I’d like to write about how No. 7 Washington upset No. 2 Maryland last night or how NFL great Randall Cunningham has a daughter who is absolutely murdering the competition in the high jump.  Instead of writing about those wonderful things, however, I’m pondering yet […]