Review: The Russian Five

Review by Budd Bailey “The Russian Five” starts in a very unusual way for a sports book. Author Keith Gave goes back in time almost 30 years to 1990 when…

Book Review: Cujo

Review by Budd Bailey Hockey fans might know about Curtis Joseph’s exploits on the ice, but they may have no idea on what he sort of odds he overcame to…

Book Review: Insight Pitch

Review By Budd Bailey Skip Lockwood didn’t have a typical professional baseball career. And he certainly didn’t have a typical life after baseball. So why would you expect him to…

Book Review: Scotty

Review by Budd Bailey Ken Dryden just might be my favorite author. Dryden has written seven books over the years, in-between his other projects. Remember that he also was a…

Book Review: Play by Play

By Budd Bailey The best announcers are the ones that the listeners grow comfortable to their voices. They are the ones that clearly know their business, handle everything professionally, and…

Book Review: NFL Century

Review by Budd Bailey The National Football League is in the midst of celebrating its 100th season right now, and it is really good at it. The century mark is…

Book Review: Beyond the Xs and Os

Review by Budd Bailey We’re used to seeing politicians come out with a book when they run for higher office – particularly President. Such publications are usually life stories and/or…