Gifts That Keep On Giving

It’s the first day, almost second night, of Hanukkah and all I want is a President Abe Lincoln Christmas...

Paying a Premium

The average NBA ticket is up 3.4 percent -- to $54.98 -- according to our Fan Cost Index, but that...

The Royals Treatment

In 1985, box seats for the "I-70 Showdown" World Series at Royals Stadium cost $40. Plaza reserved seats cost...

Nothing But Net

Maybe it’s just me, but I don’t think the Philadelphia 76ers, which have lost 111 games the past two...

TMR Goes to Camp

NFL training camp season is a wonderful time to be a football fan. Those few weeks a year teams spend training at small colleges, their own facilities, random towns (Oxnard, Calif. for the Dallas Cowboys) and even luxurious resorts (New Orleans Saints at The Greenbrier) provides fans an up-close look at their favorite teams for little cost -- if it’s in driving distance -- with easy opportunities for autographs,...

Gillette: The Best a Fan Can Get

If you’re like me, when you hear the word “Gillette,” the phrase that instantly pops into your head is,...

Hot Cubbies & Takis

I try not to write too much about the local teams, but when you’re in a city like Chicago,...