Lost Civility: The Wall Street Journal has conceded to the modern and unwashed. It will drop the quaint but clumsy courtesy titles from its sports page. “Sports can be a messy, crude business—and the courtesy conferred by a “Mr.” or “Ms.” signaled a baseline of respect that has almost vanished. Calling a chill guy like Tim Lincecum “Mr. Lincecum” was pretty funny, but it also was decent.” [WSJ]
Ronaldinho has lost a step or three at 35, but remains the consummate showman. The Brazilian star came on in the 84th minute for (…)
Read what you will into Rose’s pending reinstatement.
Hoop and the harm.
Painful way to lose.