“Sport has the power to change the world…it has the power to inspire. It has the power to unite people in a way that little else does. It speaks to youth in a language they understand. Sport can create hope where once there was only despair. It is more powerful than government in breaking down racial barriers.”
- Nelson Mandela, 7/18/18 - 12/5/13
Rest in peace, Nelson Mandela. The world lost a man who was by no means perfect, yet strived to make the world a little more perfect.
You made it possible for so many to never have to walk alone.
These Blazers are for real.
Can we now put the Portland Trail Blazers in the contender category?
This year’s surprise team in the NBA won again last night, beating the Oklahoma City Thunder 111-104. LaMarcus Aldridge had a ridiculously awesome game, dropping a season high 38 points, grabbing 13 boards, blocking five shots, and recording two steals in the win.
Rip City is now 16-3 on the year.
King Henrik is staying in New York for quite a long time.
TFP’s weekly basketball column returns after the Thanksgiving break to bring you up to speed on all things basketball! It’s been an eventful couple of weeks, so we’ll try to cover as much as we can!
Luis Suarez does things that doesn’t make sense.
Update: Luis Suarez has scored another goal before the 30 minute mark. And yes, this is Norwich City, the team against which Suarez already has two career hat tricks.
Update #2: Luis Suarez has scored a hat trick in 34 minutes.
- TFP Staff
This new spot from Nike featuring Wayne Rooney and Rory McIlroy puts a new spin of two of the world’s greatest games.
+1 for the Ronaldo cameo. (Nike)
Did the New York Daily News and New York Post really produce the same headline?