Was it worth it?

I’ve been reading a great book lately by two former Navy Seals called “Extreme Ownership.”  It’s a tremendous read incorporating lessons learned from battlefield scenarios into everyday business life and challenges.  It seems like Bob Stoops would be on the other end...

Is there no honor?

John Wooden would be turning in his grave right now about the Wake Forest playbook scandal.  One of the things I loved about John Wooden was that he didn’t  even scout opposing teams.  He always believed that if his teams played to the utmost of their ability that was...

We’ll take it…

As a Chicagoan it was beyond amazing for the Cubs to finally win the World Series.  A lot of people were doubting when they were down 3-1.  The only thing I could think of to say at that time was if we’re going to do this in the true history of being Chicago people we...

I hope I am wrong….

I really hope the next two years will prove me wrong, sadly I’m afraid it won’t.  There’s a proverb that says “As a dog returns to his vomit, so a fool repeats his folly.”  I reference that in regards to the recent rehiring of Bruce Arena as coach of the USMNT. Maybe...

Go IU. Fight, Fight, Fight!

I went to IU, I love IU.  Living across the country I try as hard as possible to follow IU anything.  As a proud alumni I am asking IU to fight for the right thing.  Let’s fight for the health of our student athletes that we love to watch. When I read the stories...

The Greatest Olympian Ever!

I know Michael Phelps has 800 Gold Medals and countless others that have spanned 5 Olympics.   He probably stores them in boxes in the garage.  I know Simone Biles lived up to incredible expectations, none of that is wasted on me.  I admire all of the athletes who...