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Tony La Russa is considered among the best in his business. Yet nearly half the time he led his organizations into competition, they were defeated…
Those who have the ability as African men to bring a change in a community that so desperately needs it are concentrating only on their…
Marino was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2005, and his name always comes up when the conversation centers on the greatest…
If the players understand and accept that their leader is steering their direction through thoughtful, careful measures, then they will pull together to give the…
Magic Johnson was in the seventh year of his Hall of Fame career when thoughts of his basketball afterlife led him to the office of…
I listened to my kids talk about me as a parent, and I learned about things they wished I’d done and said. And I wished…
Dungy, head coach of the Indianapolis Colts, has long believed that he, his staff and players should be as devoted to family time as they…
Chris Paul is one of the brightest stars in the National Basketball Association, a must-see player with the New Orleans Hornets whose deft ball skills…
Powerful, quick and agile, Serena Williams thrives on winning.
Seeing the intensity and power she brings to the game, it’s hard to imagine her being anything but single-minded in pursuing tennis. But Serena Williams…
Michael Jordan brings millions of dollars when he shows up in an arena. Since money is how we judge people, he’s very valuable.
John Wooden made a name as a coach but also a life as a mentor.
In the 1970s, professional sports found a different breed of team owner in George Steinbrenner of the New York Yankees.
In sports, championships often define a person’s legacy.
Bill Veeck was a charismatic and somewhat eccentric owner-fan during the post-WWII years.
Charles Wang, owner of the New York Islanders, serves as something of a cautionary tale in terms of how heavy owner involvement can sink a…
With a tennis racket strapped tightly to her hiking pack, Martina Navratilova began her ascent of Mount Kilimanjaro. The tennis legend had visions of celebrating…
That’s one of the great oddities of baseball: Success is relative. A hitter who fails 70 percent of the time at the plate is a…
Jamie Moyer was in his third year as a major league pitcher and was, by his own admission, still wide-eyed,watching everything going on around him…
As a teenager, Monica Seles won some historic matches on the tennis court, dominating opponents and filling a room with trophies.
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