Is LeBron James better than Michael Jordan?

LeBron James continues to build his legacy as one of the greatest NBA athletes ever... but is he the greatest player of all time? It's a debate that has raged between NBA fans for years. Jordan is revered as the greatest because of his killer instinct, and championship pedigree. James has accomplished more statistically at this point in his career and may be the more imposing athlete. But who is t…

Should trans athletes be able to compete against the gender they identify with?

Mack Beggs, labeled as a female on his birth certificate but who identifies as a man, won his second straight Texas wrestling Class 6A girls championship. Many feel Beggs and other trans athletes shouldn't be allowed to compete against women if they're taking testosterone to transition to men. Still, the only reason he is competing against girls is a Texas rule forcing athletes to wrestle with the…

Is Tim Tebow going to be called up to the Mets?

The Tim Tebow show is back as the New York Mets have invited the former NFL quarterback to participate in spring training. Tebow is a polarizing figure in sports, and many pundits believe his ego exceeds his talent. Critics say he's not good enough to make it in the big leagues; this is just a marketing ploy. But the Mets' hitting coach says Tebow is a gifted athlete who has what it takes to go pr…

Is it cowardly for teams to tank on purpose?

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has had a rough winter, hit with a $600,000 fine for admitting that the Mavs should "tank" or lose on purpose for a better draft position. Many feel tanking cheapens the game and goes against everything competition is supposed to be about. Still, teams with less talent need a game-changing player in the draft and tanking is the best way to have a better chance at…

Should the Cleveland Browns draft Josh Allen with the No. 1 pick?

ESPN's expert NFL Draft picker Mel Kiper released another mock draft with a little surprise at the top. Instead of having the Browns picking Sam Darnold or Josh Rosen, Kiper has Cleveland picking Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen. With his size and a strong arm, Allen is a juicy prospect the Browns could understandably take. Still, the Browns could also be feeding false information and Allen may not…

Is Kirk Cousins overrated?

NFL quarterback Kirk Cousins may be the most sought-after free agent in 2018, but is he worth all of the hype? Cousins is still in the prime years of his career, completing 67 percent of his passes and averaging 4,392 yards and 27 touchdowns the last three seasons. Still, he is below .500 as a starter and hasn't proven he can carry a team on his own. What do you think? 🏈…

Should the national anthem be banned from sporting events?

The playing of the national anthem began in Major League Baseball during World War I and quickly spread to all other sports after World War II. But with so many athletes kneeling and, um, interesting renditions by Fergie and Carl Lewis, some are asking what "The Star-Spangled Banner" has to do with any sporting event. Others believe the anthem is an important patriotic ritual honoring those who sa…

Are participation awards good for kids?

Youth sports and competition require a winner and a loser. The winner gets rewarded with a trophy marking their victory, while the loser sometimes gets a trophy marking their participation. But are those participation trophies good for children? On one hand, participation trophies reward and encourage kids to partake in physical activity. On the other hand, rewarding them for nothing gives kids a…

Who will be the better NFL quarterback: Josh Rosen vs. Sam Darnold?

College stars Josh Rosen and Sam Darnold are expected to be the first quarterbacks taken in the NFL draft if they decide to come out this year. While their positions in the draft are uncertain, it is likely they will be playing professionally on Sundays. Rosen has laser precision with his passes, while Darnold can make plays with his feet. Who will be the better pro? 🏈…

Should kids be allowed to play football?

With more data released about the link between CTE and tackle football, parents are faced with a choice on whether or not to let their children play football. Children's brains are developing, and putting them through head trauma so early in life could cause irreparable damage. However, sports teaches important life lessons, and the game is getting safer with better tackling techniques and equipme…