George Solomon’s Fall 2017 Column
Aug 31, 2017

George Solomon’s Fall 2017 Column

George Solomon’s Fall 2017 Column

Daily Roundup: August 31
Aug 31, 2017

Daily Roundup: August 31

Your quick hits for Aug. 31: Tremayne Cobb Jr. wants to put Prince George’s County, Maryland, baseball on the map. Why are some new statistics embraced and not others? An oral history of Jim Harbaugh on ‘Saved by the Bell’. As the number of black players in the MLB has declined, so has the art [...]

Daily Roundup: August 30
Aug 30, 2017

Daily Roundup: August 30

Your quick hits for Aug. 30: Still No Cheering in the Press Box: Ramona Shelburne. How the NBA was saved on the back of a napkin. Honoring star athletes without degrees. Barstool Sports could be the next ESPN, but only if it keeps its top talent. Jameer Nelson at age 35 – what it takes [...]

Daily Roundup: August 29
Aug 29, 2017

Daily Roundup: August 29

Your quick hits for Aug. 29: The new off-court play for NBA stars is startup equity. Kirk Cousins believes in himself, but does anyone else? How kids’ sports became a $15 billion industry. How the G.O.A.T. got to the top of his game, in businesslike fashion. In Richard Deitsch’s weekly sports media column, he interviews [...]

Sept. 13: Welcome Reception
Aug 28, 2017

Sept. 13: Welcome Reception

On September 13, the Povich Center will host a Welcome Reception at 4:30pm in the Eaton Theater.