## ODonnellWeb – Tag sports

Closing the book on the Red Sox

Posted on 05/19/2016 in misc • Tagged with sports, baseball, soccer, football

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Baseball has been one of my passions since I was about 5 or 6 years old. I clearly remember anxiously awaiting my Dad to bring home the Stars and Stripes from the base in Spain so that I could read the box scores and keep up with the Red Sox …


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Picking an English Premier League Team

Posted on 02/04/2016 in misc • Tagged with Sports, Soccer

Back before Christmas I realized that I was regularly spending my weekend mornings watching the Premier League. Yep, without trying or even noticing, I had became a soccer fan. So of course at some point I need to pick a team to follow. I have, of course, read Bill Simmons …


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The Non-Designer’s Design Book

Posted on 06/15/2015 in misc • Tagged with Books, Sports

The Non-Designer’s Design Book by Robin Williams

I learned more in the first 20 pages of this book than in entire textbooks for various subjects back in my school days. Now that I have a basic understand of design though, I’m haunted by all the bad design I …


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Adventures in the CBA

Posted on 06/01/2015 in misc • Tagged with Books, Sports

Underbelly Hoops: Adventures in the CBA - A.K.A. The Crazy Basketball Association by Carson Cunningham

Amusing journal of Carson’s last year in professional basketball, in the CBA. I’m sold.


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Don't Put Me In Coach

Posted on 03/15/2015 in misc • Tagged with Books, Sports

Don’t Put Me In Coach by Mark Titus

If Mark could shoot like he could write he might have seen more than 40 odd minutes of playing time over a 4 year career at Ohio State. A laugh-out-loud, R rated, insiders look at life as a Big 10 walk-on …


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It's Just A Game Guys

Posted on 12/23/2014 in misc • Tagged with Purdue, Sports, Basketball, Football

Yeah, Purdue's major sports teams are struggling. It's not the end of the world.


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