Sacramento Republic FC Continues Quest To Join MLS

Feb 22, 2016 Comments Off on Sacramento Republic FC Continues Quest To Join MLS

As I was walking the sidelines during halftime of the Sacramento Republic vs. San Jose Earthquakes friendly on Saturday night, I couldn’t help but pause for a moment to take in the atmosphere of a raucous and record crowd at Bonney Field and wonder to myself whether 2016 was going to be the watershed moment […]

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Talking Draft Prospects with an NFL Director of College Scouting

Apr 29, 2015 1 Comment

The football world is descending on Chicago this week for the NFL Draft as it takes its show on the road this year to the Windy City. Starting Thursday night, dreams will come true for those players who hear their names called from the podium. Pundits have been trying to tell us who will get […]

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The Republic Report

Sep 10, 2014 2 Comments

If you’ve been following our coverage of the Sacramento Republic FC, the inaugural season for the club has been monumental on so many levels. From record-shattering attendance – to success on and off the field – the arrival of the Republic in Sacramento has created a five-month buzz in the community that frankly hasn’t been […]

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Sacramento Can Finally Celebrate and Look Ahead

May 14, 2013 8 Comments

In less than 24 hours, news coming out of the NBA Board of Governors meeting in Dallas will confirm what the City of Sacramento, its fans and Region have been desperately waiting to hear for three, long and excruciating years – that the Kings will remain the Sacramento Kings now and for at least the […]

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An Open Letter to NBA Commissioner David Stern from Sacramento

Feb 13, 2013 8 Comments

Dear Commissioner Stern: Let me start by congratulating you on your nearly 30 years of tireless service, commitment and leadership to the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the game that so many of us love. When February 1, 2014 rolls around and you step aside, walk away proud knowing that you are the greatest sports […]

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How the Maloofs Ruined Sacramento Kings Basketball

May 16, 2012 24 Comments

I never thought it would come to this. I never thought that my relationship with the Sacramento Kings, a franchise that I’ve become thoroughly invested in as a fan, would reach a breaking point. However, on April 16 I contacted my Kings sales representative to request a refund on my 2012-2013 season ticket deposit, ending […]

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Westphal Out in Sacramento – Firing Adds More Uncertainty For Once Proud Small Market NBA Franchise

Jan 06, 2012 6 Comments

All is not right in Sacramento. The sounds of cowbells, a raucous arena and ooohs and ahhhs bellowing from fans after yet another amazing pass, dunk or shot are long gone. That was the Rick Adelman, Vlade Divac and Chris Webber era circa early 2000’s – a brand of basketball that was fun and infectious […]

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