Insider digs into the day's hot topics, from Derek Lowe's Opening Day dominance to the Cav's success at home to Jason Kidd's big night.
Make baseball's Opening Day a national holiday? Best idea ever. And maybe UFC champ Ronda Rousey can use the day to practice her bowling.
@Page2 looks at the first season of the MLB Fan Cave.
Thursday marked the opening of the 2011 Major League Baseball season. See how your favorite teams fared, and check out what else you missed last night (including a fight at the Staples Center).
Nothing says baseball like snow, rain and temperatures in the 30s and 40s! Weather permitting, 12 baseball teams will start their 2011 seasons today, and for six, the dream of a perfect 162-game season will end. (Waaah, waaah!)
It's always a harbinger of hope, sure. But in this year's mixed-up, locked-out sports world, baseball's Opening Day is something else, too. It's shelter from the storm.
Adding an "official" start date to the season is just one of the changes I'd make to help improve college basketball.