‘Skins Preview

Mark R. Bacon—Main Event Sports DC The 2019 NFL season is just weeks away, so here’s a few predictions for the Washington Redskins, who finished 7-9 and third in the NFC East last year. Granted, it’s based on being up there for a lot of Training Camp, and absorbing DC Media’s obsession with the Skins’ Legacy,[…]

Team USA Basketball: Popovich Praises Kapernick As “Patriot” Who Has Stood For Social Justice

Mark Bacon—Main Event Sports DC USA Basketball coach Gregg Popovich said what former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has done to bring light to social justice and racial inequality “was a very patriotic thing.” Popovich, the longtime coach of the San Antonio Spurs, has spoken multiple times in the past about Kaepernick, who drew national attention while[…]

Bol Bol’s Big Fall

Mark R. Bacon—Main Event Sports DC Well, that’s it for the 2019 NBA draft, which, as expected, came with no shortage of intrigue, surprises, fun moments, and Zion Williamson-related things. There’s one thing I’m pondering weeks after, with regard to the big picture. Namely Bol Bol, who fell all the way to No. 44 before being scooped up by the[…]