alicia-sadowski

A pitch for decency: the flaw in letting Luke Heimlich pitch

The original Heimlich maneuver, named after American surgeon Henry Heimlich, refers to the life-saving actions applied to an individual when a foreign object blocks the flow of air to the lungs. Today’s Heimlich maneuver, named after Oregon State University’s pitcher Luke Heimlich, refers to the career-saving actions by complicit individuals
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VikramMuller

The Hunger for Madness

Vik-Tory Lap

I genuinely believe that building a bracket and betting on it is arguably the worst thing for basketball, because the financial incentive takes the humanity out of sports.
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alicia-sadowski

Dear Kobe

In his acceptance speech, Bryant took a swipe at Fox News host Laura Ingraham, saying that he was glad he did “a little bit more than” shutting up and dribbling. And I’m glad he did. I just have a note for him.
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VikramMuller

America’s Soccer Quagmire

Vik-Tory Lap

I desperately hope that LAFC helps bring the MLS and United States soccer to new heights, but unfortunately, neither the club, nor columns like these are likely to effect that change.
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alicia-sadowski

A tale of 2 feats

But on the other hand, when you begin to examine additional layers of White’s personal history, the calculations not only become more complicated, but shift from comparing numbers and statistics to ethics and morals.
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