Thursday, May 29, 2008

Get your latest sports news at...

Quote of the Day: "While it seems everyone is complaining about the dumbing down of sports journalism these days, it is outstanding to see a site take an approach designed to step things up a level." --
Get your latest sports news at... The Wall Street Journal?? Apparently, the rumor is true. WSJ's sports menu has historically been quite limited. According to RotoNation, Fantasy Sports Blog (link in the next sentence), "WSJ runs a full-page of sports coverage in the Friday edition of the paper, and a golf page on Saturday. The WSJ has not heavily promoted its new sports offerings, but are doing some grass roots outreach to blogs and other influential sites online." Click here for the details.

Here's an example from today's paper: "China Leader Says Quake Won't Hinder Olympics" by Shai Oster.

While we're on the subject, the 2008 Summer Olympic games in Beijing begin 08-08-2008... just a little over two months away! also does a nice job with their online sports coverage. You can subscribe to daily updates. Here's today's: "Read it and weep, Detroit: Boston's 29-0 when leading 3-2" by Mike Freeman.