I don't pay much attention to sports.
All pro sports as well as the NCAA should thank God every day we have sports betting here... We have the only agency in the world that regulates the honesty of games.
I was never into sports and my passion was the arts as long as I could remember.
I love sports - if I'm not acting I'm probably doing sports.
I always seem to get parts where I play the sports professional - and that's not me at all!
I regard sports first and foremost as entertainment so dry documentary narration is not for me.
I think track is still one of the most exciting participant sports but we haven't been able to capitalize on that excitement through television and the print media.
I'm thrilled I'm grateful I'm blessed. I played for the world's greatest professional sports team in history. Once a Dallas Cowboy always a Dallas Cowboy.
When launching a product called an Energy Drink and named Red Bull a product that stimulates body and mind it is a short step to the roots where Red Bull came from. We have been doing this for 20 years - now it's called adventure sports extreme sports and outdoor sports.
There are almost no sports within which mortal accidents are not a reality.
I really think more fledgling novelists - and many current and even established novelists - should get out into the real world and cover local politics sports culture and crime and write it up on deadline.
The more violent the body contact of the sports you watch the lower the class.
It's too bad that one has to conceive of sports as being the only arena where risks are for all of life is risk exercise. That's the only way to live more freely and more interestingly.
I have three kids and I'm a coach for a lot of their sports so I'm around them a lot but I see friends of mine with older kids and they don't really interact so much other than giving them a place to live.
The Olympic Games must not be an end in itself they must be a means of creating a vast programme of physical education and sports competitions for all young people.
Sport must be amateur or it is not sport. Sports played professionally are entertainment.
I pick projects according to how fascinating they are to me and it has resulted in a broad reach. My records are actually in five different sports: balloons airplanes airships gliders and sailboats.
Anyone could be in the orchestra or sports team or arts club at my school. It was precisely the kind of inclusivity that now meets with a sort of scorn and derision as a prizes-for-all culture that generates only mediocrity. There's something so insulting about the idea that including lots of people means mediocrity.
I have a pretty expanded view of what art is. I include pop music and even some sports.
Talk radio has almost ruined the sports fan.
I'm a huge fan of Chicago sports and Chicago food and I love going home and my family is still there. I guess it's pretty easy to have a normal life in Chicago.
I was certain I was going to do something in sports.
I think that people who have played sports have an ability to relate to people because when you're playing you have to work on teams and with opposing players.
People here don't identify themselves by their sports team.
Sports don't define us it is not what we live for.
I've been on enough sports teams in my life to have experienced the magic of what can happen when a group of people care for and love each other.
The most important thing you learn as a sports photographer is anticipation - not where the action is taking place but where it's going to take place. Not where the subject is now but where they're going to be.
My commitment to Atlanta and passion for sports and competition make this acquisition a perfect fit for me.
I used to play football at school and I enjoyed really physical sports but I now try to avoid any sports that might build up different muscles. That might have a negative impact on my archery.
I'm pretty quiet. But I love to play sports. I like playing all sports. I'll act goofy at times around my wife and my son around my own family. I like to have fun in general.
I played a lot of sports when I was a kid so I get in that ballgame mindset of being really really respectful but at same time saying to yourself 'Don't back down a single inch hang with these guys if you can.' If they throw it high and tight you have to stand in there you can't take yourself out of that moment.
I learned easily and had time to follow my inclination for sports (light athletics and skiing) and chemistry which I taught myself by reading all textbooks I could get.
Everybody sort of questioned why we get married on New Year's Day and of course the avid sports fans wouldn't come because they had to watch the Rose Bowl or whatever that is on that day.
I didn't grow up a theatre kid going to theatre camps. I played sports and that was my main direction. But luckily I never had to choose between sports and theatre.
I'm not a huge fan of improv theater or improv sports or whatever because it still just looks like a tool. It looks like a technique to me.
Seems like most of the kids today are into other sports other than tennis.
Meeting sports athletes that are the best in the world is a thrill to this day.
Sports is like rock 'n' roll. Both are dominant cultural forces both speak an international language and both are all about emotions.
The water cooler conversation in every job I've had is sports it's what did you do this weekend it's 'How are your parents doing?'
Swimming is one of the hardest sports.
I Worked in the family auto body shop lifted weights and rode a few Victory Sports Indoors.
I don't care what they say about me when I'm through with sports. I don't want to be known as anything else in life but a great father.
The only consistent hobby I've had is studying Spanish and French because of some delusion of grandeur to work around the world. I love sports but usually I'm looking for the next job.
I long for the days when athletes were revered. I want to see the romance return to sports to see people enjoy the game purely for the game and the players.
Sports can unify the Iraqi people - no Sunnis no Shiites just sport for the country.
Absolutely the worst thing about this job is the travel and being away from family. I have a wife and three wonderful children the kids are all active in sports and it's very difficult to up and leave and miss them growing up.
Delaware is the only state east of the Rockies that is allowed under federal law to offer sports betting.
Sports is all about money.
I've done a lot of training in martial arts. I started out in warring tempo I did sports jujitsu and I've also practiced extreme martial arts.
My dream was always to be on the cover of 'Sports Illustrated.'
I'm a father of four so whenever I'm not working my kids have their different sports or plays or school performances so I don't do a whole lot of other stuff besides being a dad.
Movies TV sports come and go but what you stand for is what people remember. Mandela Martin Luther King John Kennedy are people who really stood for something and were willing to die for it. You don't see a whole lot of that any more.
My schedule has slowed a little. I've cut back on some of my assignments. But I still have the enthusiasm for the sports world that I had 38 years ago.
Guys do not have a genetic blueprint that allows them to understand or love sports.
A lot of these angles are really about trying to mimic broadcast sports angles in order to anchor the scene to sort of normalize it before it becomes abstracted.
I always had two or three jobs at the same time. I started doing yard work when I was 7 or 8. When I was 13 I got my first state job doing road construction. Between working sports and school I hardly ever had free time.
My four older brothers were my favorite players. That's why I got into football and sports.
In the field of sports you are more or less accepted for what you do rather than what you are.
I've always loved sports and hockey is a sport I play as much as I can. I love it. In a weird way it's like church and therapy and exercise all rolled up into one. I mean when I play hockey I don't think about anything.
What's more important than who's going to be the first black manager is who's going to be the first black sports editor of the New York Times.
Sports betting is all about money management so the most money won on one event is not the most important thing.
You go to Holland France Germany every community the tiniest village they have magnificent pristine sports facilities.
They read their sports pages know their statistics and either root like hell or boo our butts off. I love it. Give me vocal fans pro or con over the tourist types who show up in Houston or Montreal and just sit there.
Unlike any other business in the United States sports must preserve an illusion of perfect innocence.
Growing up in Huntington Beach you were either a traditional sports athlete a skateboarder or a surfer. I got my first skateboard when I was five and skated off and on over the years did a little BMX racing as a kid and then in my freshman or sophomore year I started getting a little bit more into skateboarding.
Just like music sports elevates us to new levels of achievment.
I played sports in high school and in college.
I play some fighting games but mostly I just play sports.
I did a shoot for 'Sports Illustrated ' and my grandpa called me and asked when my issue of 'Playboy' was coming out. It was hilarious as well as embarrassing.
Sports are one of the main cultural activities on the face of the earth.
Theatre sports is the best improv training period.
I do appreciate a woman who has a passion for sports and knows their stuff.
Before Huey was 5 I could take him to work with me. Now though he has sports and lessons and friends and it's not fair to remove him from his whole life.
I'm a big sports guy - golf tennis baseball basketball snowboarding - and I love games.
I work out I play sports I go to concerts.
The thing about sports movies is they can't help but feel epic - putting music to images etc.
As all of us with any involvement in sports knows no two umpires or no two referees have the same strike zone or call the same kind of a basketball game.
Actually I always dreamed about getting a gold medal in the 100-meter freestyle in Olympic swimming. I always thought that would be the epic award in sports to get.
I don't have the insight with the Longhorns that I do with the two teams that I own but as a fan and reading the sports pages I'm bullish about the Longhorns.
I'm a huge huge sports fan and Marquette basketball is my No. 1 thing.
A lot of the high-level sports are really in your mind.
I'd just like to be good at sports. I'm extremely competitive with absolutely nothing to back it up.
I love sports as all Bostonians seem to. I love books and movies as all writers seem to.
I started playing baseball and soccer. Those were my sports on the streets and in school when I was growing up. I didn't even start playing basketball until I was 14.
I enjoyed being involved in team sports and making close friendships.
In sports teams win and individuals don't.
You know we - we start with a mentality that we'll take a sports project if its good. And we're certainly not on the lookout for them because to be honest we don't have to. They walk in the door.
If I had a personal wish for the new ideas in this new book it would be that every parent every counselor every teacher every professor every sports coach that deals with young people would understand the three circle concept.
When you're a kid growing up and you think you're gay you know that you're different you're often teased and it can really destroy your self-esteem. But sports can be great for building self-esteem.
In sports people reach their peak very early. You have to move on. I don't know if I will ever surpass what I did at the Olympics but I'm still doing the work I always wanted to do.
And I watch 'Saturday Night Live' religiously I have since I was a little boy. I watch it basically like one of my favorite sports teams.
I think it's good for sports cars to be united to be just one. I think it's good for the fans. When you have two different series fans don't know which way to go when you only have one I think it's good for the sport.
I remember when I was a little kid I was good at sports and I could jump off the high board. And then puberty hit and suddenly I was looking to boys for direction. I remember that as a great loss.
I've always been into sports and being physical.
I don't know much about sports.
When I did sports cartoons I used to uh go to fights.
So while you're an athlete and you have that platform what you want to be able to do is make it work for you as much as possible because there's going to be life after sports.
Sports isn't just a part of life. It's not life itself.
I'm not really interested in sports psychology. It makes me feel like a crazy person.
My dad is the reason I actually started watching wrestling. My dad was never big into sports we were all big into sports as kids and he'd go to our Little League games or whatever and not really know what was going on because he didn't know about sports but he knew about wrestling.
I was a huge theater geek growing up and that was not the easiest thing in the world especially growing up in Chicago where sports are really the norm. I was always off to the theater at night from 7 years old on. Friends there in the Midwest who could talk to you about the idiosyncrasies of 'Pippin' were few and far between.
I like sports and swimming is my favorite. Doing physical exercises keeps one fit and healthy and helps one work more efficiently. I think we all need to strike a balance between work and relaxation. This can keep us energetic and help us do our job better.
I'm delighted about the track's success in the sports world but the frustrating thing is I don't think I got rich on it. The labels and publishers did very cheap deals on our songs.
To be candid with you free agency hurts all sports. It's great for athletes making an enormous amount of money. But to say it helps the sports I don't believe that.
These 'Sports Illustrated' people they know how to hold a secret.
I sort of try to write everything for me. I'm a huge sports fan but have no interest in minutiae. I don't remember who won Super Bowls five years ago or listen to sports talk radio. I'm trying to make sure the jokes are self-contained so they're accessible to everyone.
One reason outfielders don't have stronger arms might be they don't practice as much as we did. Most teams today don't take outfield practice. Another reason is baseball has to compete with other sports now - basketball football soccer - for the better athletes that might have more skills and stronger arms.
Monday Night Football started in 1970 and when it started it was something extremely special because sports had not been aired in prime time. So it was a novelty and a lot of people thought it wouldn't work and of course it worked spectacularly well.
I think the Cowboys are one of only two teams in all of sports that engender love and hate to that extreme. The other is the Yankees. You love the Yankees or you hate the Yankees.
Professional sports is a business.
Sports and entertainment have always been windows of opportunity for African Americans when other doors were closed.
I had spindly little ankles and growing up in Canada I couldn't skate. I was no good at any sports so was very much a pariah through those adolescent years.
It was actually drumming that gave me the stamina to get into sports later.
Nah I don't watch TV either apart from a few sports programmes. I just don't have the time.
I think everybody has something that takes them away or makes them happier. To some people it's baseball or sports or knitting or the movies.
When cerebral processes enter into sports you start screwing up. It's like the Constitution which says separate church and state. You have to separate mind and body.
There's nothing masculine about being competitive. There's nothing masculine about trying to be the best at everything you do nor is there anything wrong with it. I don't know why a female athlete has to defend her femininity just because she chooses to play sports.
I just think that sports movies have such a built-in visceral rooting interest an epic win or lose redemptive quality. When they get it right it can make for a really rousing movie experience.
My style has been pretty much like a newspaper. It's got politics in it it's got media sports family relations you know all the sections you would expect and wonderful religion things.
Academics often discount the value of top-rated sports programs in helping to develop a campus life and in contributing to the overall success of a college or university. Like it or not the sports programs a college or university has are the front page of that university.
The 'Sports Illustrated' cover was the last thing I shot. That week I told my agent 'You know what I really... I don't want to be a model anymore. I really want to do movies.' And I think he wanted to wring my neck at the moment.
I was always very independent and looked out for myself. I think that ability really helped me in later years both in sports and in theatre.
I lived in a town of 400 until I was like nine or ten. My dad coached all the sports - he was a gym teacher and health teacher for grades K-12.
The sports world is an echo chamber. All it takes is one quote from a general manager and a thousand sports columns bloom.
People who think they know what they are talking about when they talk about baseball include the announcers and all of the sports press - no matter how much evidence you present them to the contrary they will continue to think that what they think is right.
I tried to get a baseball movie made a couple of years ago and I don't think it didn't happen because I was a woman but because sports movie don't sell internationally.
Professional sports are something they can't control.
When you have a background in combat sports people think you're this martial arts expert but really I'm just a guy who is able to do certain things without making a mess of himself.
We're a crazy country about sports but for the longest time only followed our own sports.
I think we have our sports within our own culture that are huge with baseball football basketball and hockey. Those are the sports in America that we grow up with and soccer isn't really there yet.
The NFL is such a large multibillion dollar enterprise with fan loyalty because they have provided not only entertainment for sports fans but memories good memories family memories to these fans that can only bring about good will.
The power of a sports team in a community it's almost indescribable.
We've finally told the world that this is sports entertainment and I think one of the best forms of entertainment is anything that's fun or funny something that you really enjoy watching or listening to.
I also developed an interest in sports and played in informal games at a nearby school yard where the neighborhood children met to play touch football baseball basketball and occasionally ice hockey.
I grew up in Baltimore. And yes I am a big sports fan especially when it comes to my local teams.
Not everyone likes sports. Gandhi and Malcolm X come to mind.
As a kid I was short and only weighed 95 pounds. And though I was active in a lot of Sports and got along with most of the guys I think I used comedy as a defense mechanism. You know making someone laugh is a much better way to solve a problem than by using your fists.
We really love all sports but we don't think in the long term. The reason we did Kingpin was because there was a script we really liked and we saw the possibilities.
Sports are not for everyone.
I love all sports.
I'm so unhappy with electoral politics that I switched to sports radio.
The biological factors underlying race differences in sports have consequences for educational achievement crime and sexual behavior.
That's what I'd like to do on the President's Council. Make sports and athletics available to every youth in America not just one day a week like it was for me but every day.
If I was invincible maybe I would take up some extreme sports.
ESPN has this problem with sports it's impossible to fill 24 hours with sports programming so they have to resort to things like poker and arm wrestling tournaments.
Boxing for me it's the beginning of all sports. I'm willing to bet that the first sport was a man against another man in a fight so I think that's something innate in all of us.
They wanted me to play more sports because they were acutely sensitive to their children being one hundred percent American and they believed that all Americans played sports and loved sports.
I was an All-American in wrestling in high school was National Champion in Chinese kickboxing in 1999 and have spent a lot of time around professional athletes which includes my eight-plus years as CEO of a sports nutrition company.
I love sports. Anytime I can combine sports with a film I'm a happy guy. It's such a natural fit because sports always seems to be a metaphor for life. Always always always.
We've seen the kind of social impact a professional sports team has on a city. A team brings high-profile role models into your community who are healthy and they're great images for the city to gravitate toward especially for kids.