The NCAA and its tournament fight the ebb of talent by marketing parity, broadcasting that the beauty of the tournament is that upsets are just 40 minutes away.
Rafa is home, Rufus is missing and Serena is struggling. And that's only a small sample of a bizarre week.
Could we ask for more than the wild sports ride 2010 has already given us? From a smashing Super Bowl to the maddest of Marches and fabulous finals, it's been a thrill a minute.
Michael Jordan was the model and LeBron James fills the role today, but the NBA's commitment to star power doesn't win championships. What does? A team like the Celtics.
The Final Four was a blast, yes, but something is so rotten in the state of college hoops that reform is a must. The road the game is on is leading to the wrong kind of ending.