Good, Bad, and Ugly

Who’s the coach?

Brett Favre reinstated by league

brett-favre-220.jpgFavre will undergo a physical examination and a running test when he reports to the team’s training camp on Monday. Coach Mike Sherman is scheduled to speak to both quarterbacks in the evening.

Indy 500 coverage

indy-160.jpgI can’t tell from your sports coverage if there is a race in Indiana this year at the 500. Have you heard anything about this?

The wrong nationality

Capitals’ Ovechkin exceeds his lofty expectations

crosby-180.jpgOvechkin, whose English is improving but is still spotty, and American rival Crosby are the young and engaging cornerstones of the NHL, a league in some ways still trying to recover from the 2004-05 lockout.

Wrong nationality

Italy’s Bartoli cruises into third round in Berlin  

bartoli-160.jpgItaly’s Bartoli took just over 50 minutes at the Steffi Graf Stadium to become the first player to reach the third round of the $1.3 million clay-court tournament.

The devil is in the details

Devil Rays sweep Red Sox with 3-0 win

rays-200.jpgST. PETERSBURG, Florida (Reuters) – James Shields pitched a two-hit shutout on Sunday as the Tampa Bay Devil Rays completed a three-game sweep of the Boston Red Sox with a 3-0 victory.

Not the first time…

Calzaghe accuses Hopkins of being a sore loser

boxer-160.jpgApart from Hopkins’ straight right that floored Calzaghe for the first time in his career, neither fighter landed many telling shots in a scrappy clash of styles.