Apr 6, 3 years ago

Lobos Lefties Help Langham Creek Baseball [Video]

Lobos Lefties Help Langham Creek Baseball [Video]

Three left-handed pitchers & a lineup loaded with talent have Langham Creek baseball ranked in the top 25 nationally. Aaron Fletcher, Eric Thomas & Gonzalo Garcia-Sosa are undefeated through a 19 game schedule.  In his 24th season with the L…

Apr 6, 3 years ago

Dwight Howard Interviews Bun B [Video]

Dwight Howard Interviews Bun B [Video]

Here’s video of the Dwight Howard Show on CSN Houston. Dwight talks with Bun B & goes to Patrick Beverley’s old neighborhood in Chicago. The more you watch Dwight on camera, the more you realize what a natural he is….

Apr 6, 3 years ago

Berkman, Oswalt Retire as Astros

Berkman, Oswalt Retire as Astros

The Astros honored Lance Berkman and Roy Oswalt with a ceremony to let them officially retire as Astros. Alyson Footer reports in this MLB.com article there is no other way it could be….

Apr 4, 3 years ago

New & Improved Coach Sampson?

New & Improved Coach Sampson?

Kelvin Sampson is ready & refreshed to return to college basketball, according to this Pat Forde article in Yahoo! Sports. The new UH coach feels he’s a better coach after years in the NBA, and is excited about the growth potential with the Couga…

Apr 4, 3 years ago

Dynamo Want FC Dallas Rivalry

Dynamo Want FC Dallas Rivalry

This article from Darrell Lovell on MLSSoccer.com illustrates why the Dynamo want a rivalry with their neighbors to the north. It may happen someday when both are in the same conference & playing each other more….

Apr 3, 3 years ago

Tribute to Hakeem’s Career [Video]

Tribute to Hakeem’s Career [Video]

Believe or not, we’re coming up on the 20th anniversary of Clutch City. Was it all just a Dream? No, the Dream happened. When I worked for KTXH-TV Channel 20, I put together this Olajuwon tribute looking back at his career from his beginnings w…

Apr 2, 3 years ago

Can Kelvin Sampson Turn the Coogs Around?

Can Kelvin Sampson Turn the Coogs Around?

Houston Rockets assistant Kelvin Sampson takes over the University of Houston basketball program & this could mean the end of their 30 year winless tourney drought. In this Mike DeCourcy Sporting News article, he goes over the head coaching caree…

Apr 2, 3 years ago

Crazy MLB Contracts, Not So Crazy

Crazy MLB Contracts, Not So Crazy

SI’s Tom Verducci has an in-depth article on why these mega-million long-term contracts may not be as insane as we think upon first glance. With baseball’s booming revenues, MLB owners view them as more of an asset than an albatross….

Apr 1, 3 years ago

5 Big Questions for ’14 Astros

5 Big Questions for ’14 Astros

With the big league season underway with the Houston Astros hosting the New York Yankees at Minute Maid Park, here are 5 questions to discuss involving the Astros. How much of an improvement can the Astros make in 2014? For a team coming off a record…

Apr 1, 3 years ago

Astros Miss Out on Jeter

http://www.houstonsportstalk.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Derek-Jeter-150x150.jpgAstros Miss Out on Jeter

How does it feel to whiff on Derek Jeter? Probably like the publishing companies that passed on JK Rowling’s “Harry Potter”.  The Astros are reminded all too often of their decision to pass over the Hall of Famer, as Bob Nightengal…

Mar 29, 3 years ago

Dynamo Vet Brad Davis’ World Cup Dreams

Dynamo Vet Brad Davis’ World Cup Dreams

Here’s a Vancouver Sun article profile of Dynamo 32 year old veteran Brad Davis. He thought his World Cup dreams were over until new U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann came along. Since Klinsmann called up  Davis for World Cup qualifying, he’…

Mar 29, 3 years ago

Rice Introduces New Basketball Coach [Video]

Rice Introduces New Basketball Coach [Video]

Virginia’s WTVR-TV has an article with video of Rice’s press conference introducing new head basketball coach Mike Rhoades. The Owls’ new coach spent the last 4 years as an assistant for VCU’s much desired young head coach Sha…

Mar 28, 3 years ago

Pearland Plays for Lost Brother [Video]

Pearland Plays for Lost Brother [Video]

The Pearland Oilers baseball team is one of the best teams in Texas right now. Their inspiration is Trevor Cole. I made a trip to Pearland & reported on this story for Fox Sports Southwest’s High School Spotlight. -Robert Land…

Mar 26, 3 years ago

Atascocita Softball Feature [Video]

Atascocita Softball Feature [Video]

The Atascocita Eagles are ranked in the top 25 nationally & are one of the best teams in Texas. I caught up with them & did this feature story for Fox Sports Southwest’s High School Spotlight. -Robert Land…

Mar 24, 3 years ago

Johnny Manziel Dunks [Video]

Johnny Manziel Dunks [Video]

Texas A & M’s Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Johnny Manziel put on a slam dunk highlight reel. Check out this Bleacher Report Video with all the visual evidence. Maybe he’ll be Johnny Basketball next….

Mar 24, 3 years ago

Astros New Wave Thinking

Astros New Wave Thinking

Everybody is wondering when all the Astros revolutionary changes take place. Will this all work?  In this CBS Sports article by Jon Heyman, he explores the change in thinking by the Astros & wanders aloud when we’ll finally see results fro…