Never have I read a book about cancer that moved me the way that this book did. Maybe it was because I came of age just as Stuart Scott was making his move to ESPN. Maybe be is because in society, as we see people on television, we start to [...]
ESPN ran a great feature on Mount St. Joseph University freshman Lauren Hill. Like many others, this story is a reminder for us to not take any day, any moment for granted. Lauren has brain cancer, and her life's shot clock is running down. But Lauren is still working to [...]
It really is Awesome Baby - this book by Dick Vitale is the first official book share from the Every Day, Getting Better staff. Every coach knows Dickie V and damn near every coach loves him. At 75 years old, but with more energy than a college freshman, Dickie V tells [...]
Fran Fraschilla is one of the best basketball minds in the world. His knowledge of the game both at home and internationally is unrivaled. Recently we sent Coach a tweet asking him "What one quote did you always tell your player?" His reply was awesome, and still relevant for today's athletes: [...]
The sports world lost a great man last night as ESPN anchor has passed away after a very public fight with cancer. Keep fighting everyone, that's what Stuart would have wanted.
ESPN's E-60 recently ran this feature on distance runner Kayla Montgomery. Kayla, who lives with multiple sclerosis, has become an elite distance runner. MS is a disease where the body's immune system attacks its own cells. Your body is literally fighting against you. While running, Kayla loses all feeling in [...]
Every year at the ESPY Awards, someone wins the Jimmy V Award for Perseverance. This year, ESPN anchor Stuart Scott was the recipient. Stuart showed amazing composure as he took the stage, some would even say that he was "as cool as the other side of the pillow." Thank you [...]
March Madness has helped to create some amazing personalities over the years, but none is more beloved and respected than the late coach Jim Valvano. Coach Valvano is best known for his Don't give up, don't ever give up ESPY award speech. However all coaches should take the time to [...]