Tomorrow's the day, friends, when we begin the quadrennial sixteen days of sitting on our asses in front of the TV glory, the only time we ever get to see the likes of Greco-Roman wrestling or skeet shooting or synchronized swimming. (Who cares that synchronized swimming is a dumb excuse for a "spor ... More >>
Nearly two months after it acquired players, the St. Louis franchise of the Women's Professional Soccer League finally has a name. Henceforth, our team shall be known as St. Louis Athletica. "People ask, 'Is that even a word?'" said team president Jeff Cooper at a press conference at the Missouri At ... More >>
Yesterday was draft day for the seven teams of Women's Professional Soccer, including our very own St. Louis squad (which was the subject of a news story in last week's issue. All the action took place at WPS headquarters in San Francisco, and, unlike the drafts for other professional sports leagues ... More >>
In case anyone asks, here is the rundown of Olympic athletes from the St. Louis area. Feel smarter and show your patriotism. We've combed Youtube and picked out some highlights and interviews with athletes in Beijing. Videos after the jump.
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