Category Archives: Kent Sterling

Top 10 rules for enjoying your next trip to the casino
August 2, 2016

I hate losing, so I am not a fan of casinos as a rule. After all, casinos weren’t built to give away money to those who gamble there. But as a person who has a genetic disdain for rules, I occasionally follow my wife and friends to French Lick to try my hand at a […]

Top 10 reasons to feel good to very good about IU Football’s immediate future
July 28, 2016

No undergraduate student on Indiana University’s campus was alive the last time the Hoosiers went to a bowl in consecutive seasons. Indiana remains the losingest program in college football history. So did Indiana coach Kevin Wilson lose his mind/slip a cog/have bubbles in his think tank when he boasted about the potential for his sixth IU team […]

Top 10 quotes from the first day of Indianapolis Colts training camp
July 27, 2016

A Super Bowl championship would surprise the experts, but not the Colts themselves.  At least that’s the vibe the Colts communicated yesterday during their first media availability at Anderson University. The quotes flew from players about leadership, expectations, and their love of football. There were two major stories – Art Jones took responsibility for his […]

Top 10 things to look for if you head to Anderson to see the Indianapolis Colts train
July 26, 2016

Indianapolis Colts training camp starts today, and thousands of fans jonesing for some football  will make the short drive to Anderson to get an eyeful of what should inspire substantial hope for a bounce back 2016. Most of what happens in camp is difficult to project toward regular season success or failure, so figuring out […]

Top 10 reasons to attend the 23rd Running of the Brickyard 400
July 21, 2016

The Brickyard 400 used to be an event that rivaled the Indianapolis 500 for local excitement.  It was different – slower – but still fun. Then came the mandatory red flags because of tire wear, and an admission by NASCAR that the nine-degree banking of the corners at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway are not conducive to […]

Top 10 ways the Indiana Pacers may have become a championship contender this offseason
July 19, 2016

The Indiana Pacers are better today than they were one month ago. That is team president Larry Bird’s job, and on paper he’s improved the Pacers through two trades, (a third trade was executed, but facilitated a salary dump for the Dallas Mavericks), two free agent signings, and the replacement of his coach. The only potential issue is […]

Top 10 best things about playing high school football
July 18, 2016

Today, we begin our annual high school football preview for central Indiana teams.  Every weekday at 3:30p on CBS Sports 1430, we will talk to another high school football coach about the wonderful experience of playing football with classmates. The lessons of high school football will be shared, and the ever-increasing level of competition in […]

Top 10 reasons the Indianapolis Colts will either sink or swim in 2016
July 13, 2016

Welcome to Colts season. Training camp begins in two weeks at Anderson University and the Pacers free agent frenzy has run it’s course, so this is the time Indianapolis nimbly shifts gears into talking about the pivotal 2016 season that lies ahead. It doesn’t take long to pivot to the NFL once the NBA Finals end […]

Top 10 reasons Tim Duncan is one of the best five players/people in NBA History
July 12, 2016

Tim Duncan played four seasons at Wake Forest before joining the San Antonio Spurs as the #1 overall draft pick in the 1997 NBA Draft, so he has never called Indiana home, but he is an Indiana type of basketball player. The eulogies for Duncan’s career came and went quickly yesterday after he announced his […]