The Daily's Hot Reads For Thursday: Saved By The Bell
Published December 27, 2012
YAHOO SPORTS’ Kevin Iole writes of the need for boxers to take power away from promoters: “Journalists and fans can scream about it all they want, but it won’t matter. Only the fighters can make an impact, though it’s going to take a massive sacrifice and a lot of courage on their part to accomplish anything meaningful” (YAHOO SPORTS).
CBSSPORTS.com’s Scott Miller writes of the perception tying MLB to doping scandals: “It is a consequence of its sins of the past that baseball continues to battle a perception problem. … The drug stuff was practically as prevalent on AP’s ballot for top stories of the year as anything else baseball did in 2012” (CBSSPORTS.com).
The CHICAGO TRIBUNE’s Chris Kue writes AHL Chicago Wolves Owner Don Levin “has the connections, motivation and resources to be an NHL owner but is lacking an available franchise” (CHICAGO TRIBUNE).
- Mentoring program help spread Title IX opportunities outside U.S.
- NBA’s unbalanced schedule short-circuits divisional rivalries.
- MMA survives turbulent ’12 and looks for a rebound in ’13.
- Browns exec Bryan Wiedmeier discusses his battle with cancer.
- USGA Exec Dir Mike Davis reflects on past year in open letter.
- Profile of PGA of America CEO Pete Bevacqua.