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It's been rumored for weeks that the Thrashers were leaving Georgia for greener pastures in Canada, and Tuesday it happened as Atlanta became the only city to ever lose two NHL teams in the modern era of the league.
In a finish nearly as crazy as the Indy 500's improbable ending, Dale Earnhardt Jr. runs out of gas in the final turn of Sunday night's Coca-Cola 600, allowing Kevin Harvick to win the Sprint Cup Series race at Charlotte.
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Herald Outdoors Columnist Bob Kornegay explains this week why he loves birdwatching --- and he won't apologize for it.
Herald Guest Columnist Furman Bisher stayed home for the Super Bowl for the first time in his long and successful journalism career, and says he actually liked taking in the Big Game from his living room, thanks in part to finally getting to watch all those talked-about Super Bowl commercials.
Herald Guest Columnist Furman Bisher writes this week about his good friend and former Georgia Tech men's basketball coach Bobby Cremins, who he wished well as Cremins --- now the coach at College of Charleston --- took a medical leave for the rest of the season late last week due to an indisclosed illness.
Herald Guest Columnist Furman Bisher looks ahead to spring training for the Atlanta Braves, who Bisher thinks could be in for a big year after a late collapse last season left a bitter taste in their mouths.
Herald guest columnist Furman Bisher writes about the absence of LSU backup quarterback Jarrett Lee in the BCS National Championship game.
Herald Guest Columnis Loran Smith takes a look at Ravens coach John Harbaugh as Baltimore gets set to duel with the Texans in the AFC divisional round of the playoffs Sunday, which could set up a rematch against his brother Jim, the coach of the San Francisco 49ers, in the Super Bowl.
Herald Guest Columnist Loran Smith looks back on some of the other cases in college football history where teams failed to win a rematch after winning the first meeting after Alabama demolished LSU, 21-0, in Monday's BCS National Championship game.
Herald guest columnist Furman Bisher calls into question Sports Illustrated Peter Kings pick for the Falcons to reach the Super Bowl.
Herald Outdoors Columnist Bob Kornegay has tried lots of "extreme" outdoors activities, but says sometimes the normally calm experience of fishing can sometimes be just as hair-raising.
Herald guest columnist Furman Bisher writes about his memories of the past year --- specifically the 2011 Masters when Charl Schwartzel came from nowhere to win.
Herald Guest Columnist Furman Bisher writes that he's not fond of the over-abundance of bowl games these days.
Herald Guest Columnist Loran Smith is glad that former UGA star Jake Scott got into the College Football Hall of Fame, but says there are plenty of other Bulldogs stars in multiple sports who still deserve recognition.
Herald Guest Columnist Furman Bisher says that even though Broncos QB Tim Tebow wears his passion for God on his sleeve, don't think less of him --- or that he's soft.
Herald Outdoors Columnist Bob Kornegay puts his readers in the moment on a recent fishing trip, explaining why there's no other place --- even when things don't exactly go according to play --- he'd rather be.
Herald Guest Columnist Furman Bisher says don't put too much stock in Tiger Woods' first win in more than two years over the weekend because the Chevron World Challenge was nothing more than an exhibition with a 18-player field.
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- LORAN SMITH: Life was better back then
- LORAN SMITH: It's even harder to lose a teammate
- BOB KORNEGAY: What kind of hunter are you?
- BOB KORNEGAY: My companion, Mr. Whiskers
- BOB KORNEGAY: Gearin' up and gettin' ready
- BOB KORNEGAY: Making the best of it
- BOB KORNEGAY: Just couldn't pass the drumsticks
- BOB KORNEGAY: Why didn't I ask why first?
- OUTDOORS COLUMN: The way I see it, things are looking up