Join Nate as he talks about some of the options for quality, live basketball in Topeka this winter. He also talks about a special duo in Wamego that has college scouts flocking to the small, Kansas town, and reminisces about a special player he got to see twenty years ago.
Over 15 years ago a wonderful sports movie debuted. I’m referring to the 1994 critically acclaimed documentary, titled Hoop Dreams. The film has been called the best sports documentary ever, and consistently is rated in top 20 “best ever” lists. If you have never seen the movie I strongly encourage you to obtain [...]
Bill Snyder continues to show everyone just how good of a football coach he is by guiding the Kansas State football team into the national championship picture. Check out his book here at the library!
Terry “The Freak” Blount answers fantasy football questions on Week 10 of the NFL season, plus gives his two cents regarding some headlines around the league.
Topeka’s Fantasy Football Freak, Terry Blount gives advice each week to those who send him questions via email; here are a couple of those questions. Feel free to ask him any questions you might have in the comments area!
Half the Fantasy Football season is in the books, and the teams in the TSCPL League are making their push to the playoffs. Here is an update on the library’s league.
Do you enjoy books about underdogs? Then join Dave and Nate as they talk about the book, “One Shot at Forever: A Small Town, an Unlikely Coach, and a Magical Baseball Season”, by Sports Illustrated writer Chris Ballard.
If you are a sports fan a few games stick out in your mind as special. Maybe you even call them the best ever. Depending on your taste and interest you no doubt have a favorite game, its all entirely personal. My favorite game would be Game 6 of the 1985 World Series. A few [...]
As was the case last year, Topeka’s “Fantasy Football Freak”, Terry Blount, is back giving fantasy football advice, while also letting off some steam regarding our Kansas City Chiefs.
It has been eleven years now, that the world changed. As I was sitting at my desk here at the Library, a co-worker came in and told me he had just heard on the radio that a plane had crashed into the one of the World Trade Center buildings. We know now the entire story [...]
Take a look at some of the newest sports books the library has purchased. From baseball to football, auto racing and golf, we have something you’ll enjoy!