While We're Young (Ideas)

Great Sports Notes
Created 17 Oct 2020
  • TL Sunday Sports Notes - Oct 3
    03 Oct 2021 • 8 min read
    By TERRY LYONS The NBA began its 75th Anniversary celebration in typical NBA style, and that was to come out of the summertime hiatus and walk immediately into training camp with self-inflicted contro...
  • TL's Sunday Sports Notes | Sept. 26
    26 Sep 2021 • 6 min read
    By TERRY LYONS BOSTON - Is there a chance this simple sports column can jinx the United States’ Ryder Cup team to go out this Sunday morning and lose to Europe despite owning an 11-5 lead after two da...
  • TL Sunday Sports Notes | Sept. 19
    19 Sep 2021 • 5 min read
    KOHLER - What's the run-up to the Ryder Cup golf matches without a little Team USA controversy? While Team Europe seems to groove with its very own special chemistry for each Ryder Cup event, the U S ...
  • TL Sunday Sports Notes | Sept. 12
    12 Sep 2021 • 10 min read
    (Photo of Emma Raducanu by USTA) By TERRY LYONS FLUSHING MEADOW - We’ve witnessed the likes of Earvin “Magic” Johnson and Larry Bird burst into the professional sports scene to save the NBA from its d...
  • TL Sunday Sports Notes - Aug. 29
    29 Aug 2021 • 7 min read
    While We’re Young (Ideas) By TERRY LYONS BOSTON - At Christmas time in 1963, the great crooner Andy Williams released “The Most Wonderful Time of the Year” a chart-topping, holiday favorite. He sang o...
  • TL Sunday Sports Notes - August 22
    22 Aug 2021 • 6 min read
    BOSTON - “And, now a word from our sponsor.” For any sports fan, those are the most cringeworthy words of a broadcast. Throughout the rise of commercialism in sports, newspapers and magazines printed ...
  • TL Sunday Sports Notes - Aug. 15
    15 Aug 2021 • 11 min read
    By TERRY LYONS Just as we all do, the magnificent machine I’m typing on has a 100% failure rate. Just as George Harrison wrote and sang, “All Things Must Pass,” this MacBook Pro and/or its hard drive ...
  • TL Sunday Sports Notes - August 8
    08 Aug 2021 • 8 min read
    By TERRY LYONS BOSTON - The PGA Tour took a break in their schedule for the Tokyo Olympics and Xander Schauffele enjoyed the trip to Japan the most, returning to the USA with a Gold medal for men’s go...
  • TL's Sunday Sports Notes - Aug 1st
    01 Aug 2021 • 10 min read
    Editor’s Note: As the 2020ne Olympic Games head into the second week of competition, this Sunday notebook will single-out a few personal memories of the Olympic Games, following up on some stories fro...
  • TL's Sunday Sports Notes | July 25
    25 Jul 2021 • 10 min read
    USA vs France in Monaco (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/USAB) Memories of Olympic Games Past Memories … May be beautiful and yet What's too painful to remember We simply to choose to forget. - by Alan B...
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