Call to action: A 10-y-old girl w/ Muscular Dystrophy, about to have surgery, needs a service dog. Lil help? @SportsRadio610
By John P. Lopez Her name is Mackenzie. Some call her, “Crazy Mac.” She is a precious little 10-year-old girl who’s been dealt a challenging hand. Crazy Mac has Muscular Dystrophy and is about to […]
The list has been an easy one — inarguable, in my opinion, for years.
Three athletes always have stood at the top when it comes to transcendent feats and performances in what ultimately was a losing effort: Michael Jordan, Reggie Miller, Mike Scott.
Each deserved a better result, instead ultimately having to settle for a tip of the cap and a place among the greatest near-misses in sports history.
Want a piece of George Strait’s, “Cowboy rides away” concert? One of a kind autographed guitar for a patriotic cause:
Listeners will have a rare opportunity to raise money for American veterans severely wounded in Afghanistan and Iraq, when we auction a concert-used guitar autographed by George Strait, Reba McIntyre, Faith Hill and Tim McGraw. […]
Run the offense. Defend. Check your ego. And, always — ALWAYS — make the extra pass.
These 2014 NBA champion San Antonio Spurs most certainly will rank among the greatest teams in NBA history. Exactly where you put them in the pantheon depends on personal preference, likes and the value of individual greatness: Shaq and Kobe dominance in the early 2000s? Hakeem’s Dream Shake of the mid-’90s? The great Celtic dynasty of the ’60s or the Showtime Lakers of the ’80s?
An Incomplete But Truly Heartfelt List Of Why (Nick or Lopez) loves (his wife or Jim Mudd), On Our First Anniversary
[EDITOR’S NOTE: This is a list that John Lopez came across by having it accidentally e-mailed to him by Nick Wright. The list was intended for Nick’s Wife on their first anniversary. It just so […]
What The Rule of 26-27-60 Tells Us Four-Years Later — And What It Says About Manziel, Bortles, Bridgewater, etc.
By John P. Lopez Four-years ago Sports Illustrated asked me to write a piece about the NFL’s Wonderlic test — does it really work or say anything about whether a prospect can succeed in the […]
By John P. Lopez The tail, finally and interminably, is wagging the dog. The Texans’ front-office has won its game of ruse. From the days of fans and media clamoring — begging — for […]
The 1st Annual SportsRadio610 Combine held at Rice Soccer Stadium on February 22nd was a smashing success. But we couldn’t just leave it at a great event. We tracked all of our staff’s work, gave […]
Football in America once was not the micro-managed, hyper-prepared, every “T”-crossed and “I”-dotted exhibition of paranoia and perfectionism that we know today. The game once was not just about measurable skills and methodical propriety. Johnny […]
By John P. Lopez At first blush, it seems ludicrous to think something as basic and petty as team- or city-allegiance could affect a multi-million dollar deal involving sports fans in Houston. There simply CANNOT […]