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Charlie Pierce
May 25th, 2013

News Of The Week With Charlie Pierce

Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss: the L.A. Kings perfect home playoff record, the partnership behind New York’s newest soccer franchise, and Chuck Norris’s advice for fielding a football team.

Interview
May 25th, 2013

Runner Tackles The Tour De France … On Foot

The Tour de France is cycling’s most grueling race. At more than 2000 miles, this year’s route includes elevation changes equal to three and a half Mount Everest climbs. So, why would someone tackle the course on foot? Bill Littlefield speaks with endurance runner Zoe Romano.

Interview
May 25th, 2013

San Jose Sharks Try To Avoid Another Early Exit

The San Jose Sharks are on the brink of an early exit from the NHL postseason…again. Bill speaks with David Pollak of the San Jose Mercury News about the Sharks’ chances of finally hoisting Lord Stanley’s Cup.

Charlie Pierce
May 18th, 2013

Sports News Of The Week With Charlie Pierce

Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss the NBA Playoffs, the latest news regarding the Sacramento Kings’ possible move to Seattle, and the lawsuit Derek Boogard’s family has brought against the NHL.

Charlie Pierce
May 11th, 2013

Sports News Of The Week With Charlie Pierce

Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss the Stanley Cup playoffs, Major League Baseball’s line-drive problem, and Kobe Bryant’s latest tiff with his mom.

Commentary
May 1st, 2013

NBA’s Jason Collins Comes Out To A ‘Thoroughly Prepared’ Public

NBA free agent Jason Collins is the first athlete in one of the four major male pro sports to acknowledge that he is gay. Bill Littlefield comments on what Collins’ announcement says about the world he came out to.

In The News
April 29th, 2013

NBA’s Jason Collins Is Gay

NBA journeyman Jason Collins is the first active male athlete from a major professional league to announce that he’s gay. We look at the announcement and some of the initial reactions from inside and outside the world of sports.

Only A Blog
April 25th, 2013

One Fund Boston: Lessons From Public Radio

In less than two weeks, nearly $24 million has been raised for the One Fund, a charity founded by the City of Boston to help the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings. But, Only A Game’s Karen Given wonders how much could have been raised, if the charity had followed the example set by public radio.

Charlie Pierce
April 20th, 2013

Charlie Pierce On The Boston Marathon And More

Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss the future of security at large scale sporting events after the tragedy at the Boston Marathon and the rest of the sports news of the week.

Commentary
March 27th, 2013

Tiger Woods And Nike At No. 1 Again

Last weekend, Tiger Woods won his third tournament of 2013, thereby reasserting his position as the number one golfer in the land. Commentator Bill Littlefield is among the impressed, but perhaps not as impressed as Nike is.