Indian Wells Masters Tennis

The Indian Wells Masters 1000 tennis event is the most important tennis tournament in the world outside of the four majors. Currently called the BNP Paribas Open, it takes place in Indian Wells, California just outside of Palm Springs in the California desert. It is the highest attended tennis event outside of the four majors [...]

The Mount Rushmore of Sports

Recently, thanks to LeBron James, there has been a lot of talk about the Mount Rushmore of sports. Mount Rushmore of sports meaning the 4 best players of a particular sport. LeBron was referring to the NBA obviously but watching sports television, they have carried the conversation to other sports. This is of course right [...]

My Australian Open Experience

For Americans and many people in the Western Hemisphere, the Australian Open has always been that tennis tournament that was on in the middle of night every January. It was sometimes on when you woke up in the morning and you’re looking for Sportscenter on ESPN. However, the Australian Open is the best grand slam [...]

The Baseball Hall of Fame is Broken

The Baseball Hall of Fame is broken. That’s a fact. This has gone on for long enough and it is time that something changes because the Baseball Hall of Fame is broken. The Hall of Fame, itself as an entity, hides behind the sanctity of their cathedral. The Hall of Fame forces the Baseball Writers [...]

My FC Barcelona Camp Nou Experience

The Camp Nou experience is something that cannot be missed if you’re a fan of FC Barcelona or simply global soccer or football in general. Camp Nou is the famous football ground for FC Barcelona, one of the greatest soccer teams in Europe. The Camp Nou experience takes you inside the stadium with an all [...]

My US Open Experience

The US Open tennis tournament in New York City is one of my favorite sporting events to attend in the world. I have been several times but it had actually been about 5 years since I was last there. The last 5 years I have been traveling or at business school during the time period [...]

My Reaction to the Alex Rodriguez Suspension

If you’re a sports fanatic like me then there’s nothing you are more tired of hearing about than performance enhancing drugs (PEDs). Biogenesis, steroids, PEDs, HGH, testosterone, etc. are the most annoying terms to enter into sports lingo since LeBron James did “the decision”. In light of the recent suspension of Alex Rodriguez and the [...]

Sports Weekend in London

As you know, I think sports and travel go together. Sports and travel are my two favorite things. Often times, my travels have revolved around sporting events. What destination do they love their sport more than England-London in particular? So since I am here in London for 9 days, I decided to make it a [...]

Why You Should Get Over Steroids in Professional Sports

What a world we live in with regards to professional sports! The 21st century has brought us some great moments in sports but sadly the dominating theme in many sports has been Steroids or Performance Enhancing Drugs (PED’s). As a sports fanatic, this saddens me greatly. Not because the athletes are cheating. I really don’t [...]

How Sports and Travel Go Together

Sports and travel; travel and sports; any way you look at it they go hand in hand. Whether you love to travel or you love sports, there is no denying they go together. All collegiate and professional sports teams travel. If you’re a big sports fan like me then perhaps you actually learned geography from [...]

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