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Kevin

What Andrew Luck Means

All the 40 times and vertical jumps get their usual undue amount of attention. But what scouts REALLY want to learn about prospects when they come to the combine in Indianapolis—how fitting a locale at the moment—is, Are you too smart and rational to keep playing this game?

— Read on deadspin.com/what-andrew-luck-means-1837554491/amp

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Tennis

Why is Keys so solid at slams? – Roland-Garros – The 2019 Roland-Garros Tournament official site

This is an excellent article on how a player like Madison Keys has adapted both her game and her mindset to perform well at Grand Slam events.

— Read on www.rolandgarros.com/en-us/article/madison-keys-grand-slam-consistency-davenport

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Rant

We Should Be Used To This By Now

As some of you know, I have lived in the Cleveland area all my life. What’s more, I am and have been a die hard Cleveland Indians fan ever since I found out what baseball was. Thanks to these two facets of my life, I have long since come to terms with the special brand of disappointment that only Cleveland sports can deliver. This is a town which ploughs through snow and heartache on a very regular basis.

Having said that, I am not watching tonight’s return of LeBron James to Quicken Loans Arena. Personally, i’m done with the hype over booing the latest former Cleveland sports star who “broke our hearts” and find it a little hard to believe that this city still has the energy and anger after all the other drama we’ve dealt with for so long.