Tag: Ted Turner

Friday Flashback: Atlanta Chiefs

In case you missed it, the Atlanta United of Major League Soccer (MLS) is leading the league in attendance in their first season.  This is something you wouldn’t have thought possible 10 years ago. Back in the old North American Soccer League (NASL) days in the early 80s, the...

Friday Flashback:  The Goodwill Games

With the Summer Olympic Games concluded in Rio, it brought my memory back to the Goodwill Games.  No, these weren’t games sponsored by the thrift shop chain and it didn’t involve discount athletes.  The Goodwill Games were held from 1986-2001 as an alternative to the Olympic Games which had...