In Aaron Hernandez’s case, sports didn’t reform him. Sports provided a convenient excuse to dismiss his problems.
Jerry Brewer offers a unique perspective on the world of sports.
Under new management and a new coach, the Storm selected Notre Dame’s Jewell Loyd No. 1 overall and Connecticut’s Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis at No. 3.
Haywood finally gets elected to Basketball Hall of Fame, decades after his career ended. He was Seattle’s first pro sports phenom.
If Williams-Goss bolts, it could be a dagger for the program. The Huskies still would be talented, but they wouldn’t have an experienced star to anchor them.
In a 4-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday, the Mariners started the season with a solid win and made an important first impression that legitimizes their preseason hype.
Unlike in 2008 and 2010, when they flopped and lost 101 games following winning seasons, they appear more prepared to build upon success. | Jerry Brewer
If the Mariners want to win 90 games or more and become a true championship contender, youth must be served.
The Mariners had to rely on a left-handed dominant lineup last season, but with a half-dozen potential right-handed hitters, the options are much more diverse this season.
Jerry Brewer | Gonzaga isn’t trying to get over a Final Four hump as much as it’s searching for the good fortune to get that far. It will happen if coach Mark Few and his staff continue to stay true to what they’ve built.
For 35 minutes, Gonzaga was so close to its first Final Four appearance. Then came a season-ending offensive drought, something the Zags had rarely experienced.