Author: Rudy L.B.

I know sports because I know winning. Why do I know winning; because I really know losing. I was the 22nd runner on a 22 man 2001 Cross Country National Championship team, I was last at the state meet in the 2 mile in 1998, I played hoops with Caron Butler (who dunked on me all the time) and I once hit 5 batters in one inning.

NBA trade deadline talk and trade rumors are bound to heat up with February 10th soon approaching. To make a trade, a team has to have something to give. It’s great to think about what the Bucks want, but what do they have? Milwaukee has a first-round pick in 2022, three presumably untouchable players in Giannis, Khris, and Jrue, and a bunch of really good veterans, some of whom have either really good “cap-friendly” deals or are working on expiring deals. The Bucks also do not have much space, nor do they probably think they need to spend more money.…

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Dirk Nowitzki has been in the news quite a bit, especially on the four-letter network. It is of course because recently, the Dallas Mavericks retired the number 41; hung it in the rafters- never to be worn again by another Maverick player making it only their 4th retired number in franchise history. (The Bucks have 9 by the way.) Nowitzki was quoted as saying, “ That’s a high honor, just to know my number will always be up there. Nobody can ever wear it.” And for a hall of fame player that scored over 31,500 points, that seems well-deserved. The…

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