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Today September 23, 2017

Forgotten Son

Written by Rudy on March 20, 2017 - 5:08 am -

The Rudy Report would like to point out that if your name is Simon, you should always speak in the third person, like today on "World Sleep Day." Anyways, names define people. If you have an unusual name, you will end up spelling it out to the Starbucks barista forever. Then there are names that make a real statement....

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It looks like the fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor will take place at some point. In the Champions League quarterfinals, Bayern Munich will take on Real Madrid. The Seattle Seahawks may trade star cornerback Richard Sherman. In the NCAA March Madness college basketball tournament, several favorites, including Villanova and Louisville, have been eliminated. And, in the NHL, the New Jersey Devils lost against Columbus.

The Rudy Report says Happy Birthday to Bobby Orr, Pat Riley, Rickey Jackson, Mookie Blaylock, Geoff Brabham, and Jamaican jumping and hurdling sensation Lacena Golding-Clarke. On this day in 1985, Libby Riddles becomes the first woman to win the 1,135-mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Have a great week, there is no new Dear Rudy right now, but you can learn something interesting about your brain in the Random Fact section!

The Italian Job - The Chinese group trying to buy Italian soccer team AC Milan has lost the backing of a state-owned company, which further complicates the deal. Read here.

Deep Dive - A new report explores Amazon's intentions regarding esports as the online giant continues to invest money in the sector. Read here.

Seated

Written by Rudy on March 10, 2017 - 4:45 am -

The Rudy Report wants to point out that in hell, the Mariachi band never leaves your table, like today on "National Middle Name Pride Day." Anyways, standing all day can be tiring. Sometimes you need to sit down to regain some energy....

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PGA Tour pro Charl Schwartzel got hit by an errant golf ball by an amateur during a pro-am tournament, causing an injury to his wrist. Wide receiver DeSean Jackson will sign with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. And, in the NHL, the New York Rangers lost against Carolina, while the Islanders defeated Vancouver.

The Rudy Report says Happy Birthday to Matt Kenseth, Mike Timlin, Bobby Petrino, Samuel Eto'o, Tuukka Rask, and Hungarian javelin throwing legend Gergely Kulcsár. On this day in 1891, Almon Strowger, an undertaker in Topeka, Kansas, patented the Strowger switch, a device which led to the automation of telephone circuit switching. Have a great weekend, there is no new Dear Rudy right now, but you can find out how much meat you will eat in the Random Fact section!

Getting Paid - The owner of racing organization MotoGP is considering paying a dividend to its shareholders and refinancing its existing debt. Read here.

Transformation - One of the Boston Celtics owners is talking about how technology is transforming sports in an interview. Read here.

Wine Down

Written by Rudy on March 09, 2017 - 2:34 am -

The Rudy Report would like to point out that climate change does not matter if you stay indoors, like today on "National False Teeth Day." Anyways, the Rudy Report has determined that drinking wine is better than drinking beer. That is a fact-based conclusion. One reason can be found right here....

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Real Madrid could be interested in signing Chelsea star Eden Hazard this summer. Wide receiver Brandon Marshall will join the New York Giants for two years. In the NBA, the New York Knicks lost against Milwaukee, while the Nets had a loss against Atlanta. And, in the Champions League, Barcelona advanced to the next round, beating Paris 6-1 by scoring three necessary goals in the last three minutes of the game.

The Rudy Report says Happy Birthday to Mike Leach, Phil Housley, Paul MacLean, Mark Dantonio, Danny Sullivan, Harry Neale, Morgan Rielly, and Japanese figure skating legend Tatsuki Machida. On this day in 1908, Inter Milan was founded as "Football Club Internazionale," following a schism from the Milan Cricket and Football Club. Have a great day, there is no new Dear Rudy right now, but you can learn something shocking about water in the Random Fact section!

Getting There - A new report details how the National Football League can accomplish its goal of reaching $25 billion in revenues by 2027. Read here.

Not Staying - National Hockey League commissioner Gary Bettman has stated that the Arizona Coyotes need a new arena and cannot stay in Glendale. Read here.

Supporting Docs - The National Football League has determined that Las Vegas is a viable market for a football franchise. Read here.

Consequences

Written by Rudy on March 08, 2017 - 6:03 am -

The Rudy Report wants to point out that most people only learn Roman numerals so that they can tell which Super Bowl they are watching, unlike today on "National No Smoking Day." Anyways, sometimes, it is a good idea to heed a warning. Why? Well, because there can be some serious consequences if you don't....

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Running back Adrian Peterson may join the New England Patriots for less money to have a (supposedly) better chance at winning a Super Bowl. In the NHL, the New York Rangers defeated Florida, while the Islanders won against Edmonton. And, in the Champions League, Bayern Munich and Real Madrid advanced to the next round.

The Rudy Report says Happy Birthday to Larry Murphy, Kenny Smith, Buck Williams, Ann Packer, Robert Jaworski, and Romanian short track speed skating sensation Emil Imre. On this day in 1971, the Fight of the Century between Joe Frazier and Muhammad Ali commenced. Frazier won in 15 rounds via unanimous decision. Have a great day, there is no new Dear Rudy right now, but you can learn something interesting about teeth in the Random Fact section!

New Funding - The Oakland Raiders have secured new financing from Bank of America to build an NFL stadium in Las Vegas. Read here.

Gaming Revolution - A new report details how esports is quickly evolving into a billion dollar industry with strong momentum. Read here.

Search

Written by Rudy on March 07, 2017 - 2:44 am -

The Rudy Report wants to point out that everyone is a genius until they use someone else' microwave, like today on "National Cereal Day." Anyways, security checks at airports and other venues are getting stricter by the day. But sometimes you have to wonder what agents are really trying to look for....

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The National Football League will reach $14 billion in revenues this year. Barcelona is willing to pay Lionel Messi an annual salary of 35 million Euros. And, in the Champions League, play will continue today to determine quarter-finalists.

The Rudy Report says Happy Birthday to Jeff Kent, Ivan Lendl, Tom Lehman, Lynn Swann, Joe Carter, Franco Harris, and Swedish golf legend Jesper Parnevik. On this day in 2016, Peyton Manning announced his retirement from the Denver Broncos and the NFL. Have a great day, there is no new Dear Rudy right now, but you can learn something interesting about yourself in the Random Fact section!

Moving Forward - MLB franchise Miami Marlins is moving forward with its sale process, expecting to close a deal this year. Read here.

Another League - Blizzard Entertainment has started a road show to sell franchises for their new Overwatch esports league. Read here.

In The Mix - Former soccer star Landon Donovan has joined a group trying to bring a Major League Soccer franchise to San Diego. Read here.

From 0 To 60 - A new report details how Derek Jeter's start-up has developed into a media giant within only two years. Read here.