David Taub

Royal Rumble 2019 Preview: A Case for the Honky Tonk Man

The 32nd annual Royal Rumble takes place this Sunday (Jan. 27) at Chase Field in Phoenix. The Royal Rumble is the yearly WWE event, where 30 wrestlers compete in a battle royal-style match. The winner receives a title shot at WrestleMania. Two men start, an...
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Get Ready, Giants Fans. Youth Movement Is Here.

The Giants’ championship window is now closed. After winning three World Series titles between 2010-2014, and optimism to compete the other years (even if the record didn’t reflect that), it’s over now. And whether Giants Manager Bruce Bochy will admit it o...
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It’s Free Slurpee Day: 19 Down & 6 To Go

Joey Chestnut can scarf down 74 hotdogs in 10 minutes. I’m thinking of doing something more practical. Opinion David Taub Today is July 11, 7-11. And the store with the same name, 7-Eleven, is giving away free Slurpees. It is the convenien...

Hardcore Wrestling: It All Started with ECW 25 Years Ago

Twenty-five years ago, a wrestling revolution started on a regional sports cable station. “Eastern Championship Wrestling” debuted on SportsChannel Philadelphia on April 6, 1993. The flagship one-hour show for a fledgling promotion eventually influenced and...
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