The Dallas Mavericks strive to win an NBA Finals their way

No Dallas Mavericks fan will ever forget 2006, when the Mavs reached their first NBA Finals. While it was certainly a year for records, that year was the third in which the Mavs reached the Conference Finals. In fact, interestingly they ended their regular seasons twice as Division Champions, for another two seasons. Since the 1980-1981 season, the Mavericks have […]

Sally’s Special Pineapple Coconut Carrot Cake

This is one of my absolute favorites! I had forgotten how good it is because until last year I hadn’t made it in several years! This cake is so moist and flavorful. You can prepare it for a special occasion or just to please your guests by serving this special dessert. I usually go for something chocolatey, but this one […]

The deadly sins of Australian rules football

As with all sports, there are deadly sins committed by players who give their in-game opponents a chance to score. Australian rules football is no different. Today, in modern football, they are called “clangers” and appear in the statistics collected during the game. These often result in what is called a “fumble”, most often in senior football, it results in […]

2012 NFL Draft – The Fantasy Twist

It’s the first week of April, and with fantasy football in the middle of the offseason, we’re all hungry for a little bite of some on-field news and information. Fortunately, the 2012 NFL Draft is right around the corner, and fantasy football coaches are eager to see where the new crop of rookies ends up. Just as important as a […]

NBA betting scene

The best ATS team Saint Anthony Spurs: 3-0 ATS, 14-6-1 The Spurs have covered three straight games and six in their previous seven games. The San Antonio Spurs have rolled the carpet with very convincing victories against the Milwaukee Bucks with 99-110, Houston Rockets with 92-114 and Charlotte Bobcats with 132-102. With those wins this week, San Antonio can unseat […]

The first shutout of the National League

April 25, 1876 was the opening day of the new National League of Professional Base Ball Clubs. Tea Louisville (Ky.) Courier-Journal proclaimed the contest between the Louisville Grays and the Chicago White Stockings (now the Cubs) the “greatest game of baseball ever witnessed in Louisville.” It was estimated that more than 6,000 people attended the Louisville Baseball Park and enjoyed […]

Dream Interpretation 101 – Understanding Baby Dreams

Babies in a dream are quite common. Some people dream of their own babies, while others find themselves caring for babies they don’t have when they’re awake. A baby in a dream represents a new idea. Therefore, the dreamer’s interaction with the babies during a dream will reflect the relationship with her own ideas. For example, if she dreams of […]

Playing the wrong kind of baseball

Unfortunately, since I’m an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan, the 2011 Cardinals are a prime example of playing the wrong kind of baseball in the wrong league. What do I mean by that statement? The Cardinals have played good old-fashioned American League baseball, moving from base to base, one at a time in a methodical run-scoring fashion, occasionally scoring a […]