Category Archives: Lamm at Large

LAMM AT LARGE: NBA MVP race is on!

LAMM AT LARGE: NBA MVP race is on!

By: David Lamm With the NBA All-Star weekend behind us, teams are now preparing for the stretch run. The biggest unknown is which teams will qualify for the lower playoff spots. The top half of the playoff draw is pretty much a given. Much of the focus down the stretch will be who wins the…Continue Reading »

LAMM AT LARGE: Can Kyler Murray play two sports?

LAMM AT LARGE: Can Kyler Murray play two sports?

By: David Lamm Kyler Murray says he wants to play pro football, eschewing pro baseball. Why not both? It’s the latter that has pro sports experts all fired up. An athlete can’t divide his time between the two sports, they say, and expect to excel at either. Hogwash. This is the mindset of most of…Continue Reading »

LAMM AT LARGE: What can Tony Boselli do?

LAMM AT LARGE: What can Tony Boselli do?

By: David Lamm It seems times couldn’t get much better for the PGA Tour. That’s true to a certain extent. But there remains one pebble in its shoe that has a lot of folks at PGA Tour headquarters mad as hell. I’m talking about star players opting to play for big appearance fees around the…Continue Reading »

LAMM AT LARGE: Anticipating life after football season

LAMM AT LARGE: Anticipating life after football season

By: David Lamm I don’t know about you, but I’m already sick of hearing about the Super Bowl. If you’re not, well, there’ll be lots more Super Bowl talk this week. Me? I want to look ahead today – talk about life after football. College basketball: I said two month ago you could hand the…Continue Reading »

LAMM AT LARGE: How to host a Super Bowl party

LAMM AT LARGE: How to host a Super Bowl party

By: David Lamm I spent the last two decades watching the Super Bowl at parties, big parties and small parties. I now considered myself somewhat of an expert on what makes a great Super Bowl party – and what doesn’t. First and foremost, have at least two large (60” or bigger) HD televisions. A must.…Continue Reading »

LAMM AT LARGE: Super Bowl week is here

LAMM AT LARGE: Super Bowl week is here

By: David Lamm By Sunday night, if not before, you’ll know more about the Patriots and the Rams than you probably wanted to know. For many of us, the Super Bowl kickoff will be a relief from the massive wave of media coverage we’ll get. You’ll probably know Tom Brady’s favorite Christmas toy as a…Continue Reading »

LAMM AT LARGE: On college hoops – JU, UNF and Florida

LAMM AT LARGE: On college hoops – JU, UNF and Florida

By: David Lamm Matt Driscoll and Tony Jasick are friendly, but not friends. Jacksonville’s two Division 1 men’s basketball coaches live in the same beach neighborhood but they’ve never been in each other’s home. There’ve been no backyard barbecues. They’ve dined together only once and that was nearly five years ago when Driscoll, in his…Continue Reading »