Had it not been for the player’s strike in '94, the Expos would have very likely won the World Series. They were far and away the best team in the majors when the season was canned in August. Jays in '92 and '93, Expos in '94 …
Driving a racecar counts as a sport. No, it’s not you who’s turning the engine - but those guys need such incredible physical and mental strength, not to mention smarts and endurance, it’s scary. They’ll drop up to 10 pounds per RACE in sweat. Not to mention nerves of steel … they have got to be in the utmost shape to do that job.
I think that if you can be out of shape and still (professionally) play a “sport”, then it doesn’t count as a sport. Golf and (to a lesser extent) baseball, I’m talking to you.
Looks like the NBA took one look at the NHL, decided that (surprise surprise) it WOULDN’T be a good idea to kill a whole year, and came up with a new CBA without having to cancel any games. Nice to know the NHL is serving as an example … stupid NHL … I hate the NHL.
I wanted the Suns to win the NBA finals - just because of Steve Nash Oh well, maybe next year … I’m not overly passionate about basketball anyway.
btw, the Angels (baseball) are actually called the “Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim”, which I think is dumb (what is it with Anaheim? First the “mighty ducks” (give me a BREAK), now this … )