Posts tagged "sportswriting"

People With Passion: Jonathan Eig

People With Passion: Jonathan Eig
A People With Passion series Chicago journalism January 30, 2012: Jonathan Eig In this excerpt from the 25th installment of Jack M Silverstein’s Chicago journalism interview series, Jonathan Eig tells the story of the creation of his new Chicago sports site ChicagoSide, which debuts in full April 2, 2012. - - -  I was sitting in a bar... Read more »

NBA lockout should increase appreciation of great sportswriting as well as the game

NBA lockout should increase appreciation of great sportswriting as well as the game
Any hopes of a 2011-12 NBA season are bordering on bleak. Very bleak. You know the owners and players are far from an agreement when NBA Player Association president Billy Hunter is telling a group of lawyers and judges that he would wager on the lockout wiping out the entire season. What’s made the thought... Read more »