Love and Loss in Minor League Sports

Love and Loss in Minor League Sports

In the world of independent league sports, you get a chance to get see your players up close and personal. They aren’t a distant person you might get lucky enough to get an autograph from at spring training or if you wait for hours before a game to get a chance to shake their hand […]

3 Reasons Why The Penguins Trade for Brenden Morrow Was Brilliant

3 Reasons Why The Penguins Trade for Brenden Morrow Was Brilliant

No, this isn’t another post about “intangibles” or “veteran leadership.” Here are three reasons why the Penguins’ acquisition of Brenden Morrow might turn out to be a brilliant move. 1). The Penguins Weren’t Paying for Grit or Veteran Leadership. Some hockey pundits were immediately confused about why the Penguins would give up a solid defensive […]

Which Sports Would You Enjoy More Without Announcers?

Which Sports Would You Enjoy More Without Announcers?

  Whether it is baseball, football, basketball, or hockey every fan complains about the announcers, but which sports would you enjoy more from the comfort of your living room without these uninvited guests? All sports fans have a love/hate relationship with announcers. We have grown accustomed to them serving as the soundtrack for our sports […]

Welcome to Politicus Sports: We Are Your Anti-ESPN

Over the last five years, you have helped to turn PoliticusUSA into one of the top sites on the Internet. Much like politics, sports media has been corporatized. The same corporate giants who are spending billions of dollars on rights fees to cover sports are also reporting the news.   It is impossible to ignore […]