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Entries by Roger I. Abrams from 02/2010

Beer and Sports

| Posted 02.08.2010 | Business

In order to sell their beer, brewer-owners formed their own rival to the National League. Thus the American League was born, beginning the close relationship between beer and American sports that continues today

Difficult Labor Days Ahead

| Posted 02.17.2010 | Sports

For most sports fans, labor negotiations are really boring. Who cares how much these millionaires on both sides of the table earn? At the same time though, they are also quite frightening.

Hold the Hype

| Posted 02.22.2010 | Sports

The epitome of the Vancouver Games so far was Sunday's U.S.-Canada hockey match. However, while it was a good, maybe even great, hockey game, there were no miracles involved.

Hoops for Health

| Posted 02.27.2010 | Sports

We'll have to see whether the schoolyard hoops actually take place, but a basketball game between President Obama and Senator Brown portends well for the nation and the viewing public.