Wladimir Klitschko @ Anthony Joshua boxing preview

Boxing fans rejoice; as we finally have a potential Heavyweight fight of the decade; or for just as long as this MEGA main-event, lasts.Wlad AJ poster

Of course the naysayers who sit obliquely (and safely) well beyond the boundaries of the crucible of truth, A.K.A. the fabled squared-circle will wish to pan all of that.

Xperts everywhere however are pointing to this one as the one! As in the biggest, baddest, bestest one for combined heavyweight voltage in a good one and a half decades, possibly going all the way back to Ken Norton vs. Earnie Shavers in the 1970’s, maybe even, ever! As in the all-time high watermark as pure one-shot rock ’em sock ’em power between four arms at >200 lbs. has ever ever been. I for one am not inclined to disagree; nonetheless, the aging ex-champion Wladimir Klitschko vs. the young lion and reigning I.B.F. heavyweight champion of the world Anthony Joshua —in front of 90,000+ spectators at London’s Wimbley Stadium is indeed one for the ages. Though who will win at ~4:15pm EST on Saturday live on Showtime and replayed at 11pm on H.b.o.? Read on to find… out! [Continue reading]

Qb or not to Qb, that is the… question.

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Very curiously enough, spring has officially sprung down in the -warming as I type- New River Valley. That means nights on Arnold's back poach or over on The Balcony (T.O.T.S., to the younglings among you). It also means biology lab on Slusher Beach, … [Continue reading]

Virginia Tech basketball NCAA preview Wisconsin

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#32 R.P.I. Wisconsin vs. #47 R.P.I. Virginia Tech: Virginia Tech basketball opens N.C.A.A. tournament round of 64 play in the 9/8 match-up vs. Wisconsin. I for one could not be happier to dine upon crow tonight –as I likes my crow rare, yet … [Continue reading]

Virginia Tech basketball A.c.c. Tourney preview Florida State

#45 R.P.I. Virginia Tech vs. #11 R.P.I. Florida State: Virginia Tech basketball remains alive in the Atlantic Coast Conference men's 2o17 Tourney bracket after (possibly) busting the Deacon's of Wake Forest's March Madness NC2A tourney bubble on … [Continue reading]

Virginia Tech basketball ACC Tournament preview Wake Forest

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#32 R.P.I. Wake Forest vs. #45 R.P.I. Virginia Tech: Virginia Tech basketball opens post-season play Wednesday night up in the ill placed Atlantic Coast Conference men's basketball tournament vs. The Deacons of Wake Forest. The Deacons of Wake … [Continue reading]

Virginia Tech basketball preview Wake Forest

Not a manly place to, ride.

#39 R.P.I. Wake Forest @ #34 R.P.I. Virginia Tech: Virginia Tech basketball remains @home and firmly ensconced in defense of our very own Cassell at 4:3o pm on Saturday afternoon down in the suddenly springtime chilly New River Valley. The … [Continue reading]

Virginia Tech basketball Miami preview

#35 R.P.I. Miami @ #39 R.P.I. Virginia Tech: Virginia Tech basketball returns to the court down in the New River Valley Monday night after a very N.b.a. 'esque looking one day turnaround after running vs. Boston College on Saturday. The Miami … [Continue reading]