Author Archives: steveun

Kidd Makes Headlines Once Again, Should Anyone Be Surprised?

Brooklyn Net’s Head coach Jason Kidd made headlines again recently for “intentionally” spilling a drink on the court, to buy his team more time at the end of a game. Brooklyn was trailing the LA Lakers with just over 8 … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Zirin Explores Racism in Sport (Critical)

I read chapter 9 of Game Over,  where Author Zirin explores the many different racial issues that still exist in sport. Zirin starts by discussing a major racially motivated incident where host Bryant Gumbell of an HBO series described the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

FIFA President Plans to Do More About Fan Rasicm (Creative)

I came across an interesting article recently, which focused on fan racism at professional soccer games.  FIFA president Sepp Blatter spoke about trying to impose tougher sanctioning against fans that chant racist remarks towards opposing players. Blatter wants to hold … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | 5 Comments