An Ode to Danny Green

An Ode to Danny Green

Between Luka and the Mavs taking Phoenix’s soul, the relentless chatter surrounding the Ja Morant injury, the fantastic Celtics-Bucks series and the fever pitch that descended upon James Harden, Doc Rivers and the Sixers after their dud of a season-ending loss, I worry that one of the league’s most depressing story lines of the week … Read more

Who Is Penn State’s New Athletic Director

Who Is Penn State’s New Athletic Director

Patrick Kraft begins his tenure as Penn State’s new athletic director July 1 with a bold goal: to win national championships in all 31 varsity sports that the university sponsors. “We are 31 [programs] strong, “Kraft said at a press conference in late April.” Hear me again. We are 31 strong. And we are committed … Read more

Ola Bundy: Illinois Girls’ Sports Greatest Advocate

Ola Bundy: Illinois Girls’ Sports Greatest Advocate

Story Links By Mike Pearson FightingIllini.com Bundy was a 1958 Illinois graduate. In February of 2006, when Ola Bundy died at the age of 70, Chicago Tribune prep writer Barry Temkin paid the legendary Illinois High School Association (IHSA) administrator an ultimate compliment. Temkin wrote, “Girls (of today) should know that if Ola Bundy wasn’t … Read more

Harvard Business School Announces Harris Family Fund for Sports Management and Alternative Investments – News

Harvard Business School Announces Harris Family Fund for Sports Management and Alternative Investments – News

BOSTON – Harvard Business School (HBS) has received a $ 5 million gift from Josh Harris (MBA 1990), Co-Founder of Apollo Global Management, Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment and Harris Philanthropies, and his wife Marjorie to establish the Harris Family Fund for Sports Management and Alternative Investments. This gift augments the Josh Harris Endowment for … Read more