Friday Q&A: Okada-Omega; Power Five Breakouts; Terrance Ferguson

Wrestling's most exciting rivalry of 2017 is Okada-Omega, the New Japan feud headlining the two biggest main events of the year to date. It's also the subject of just one entry in this week's Friday Q&A. If you have a question for The Open Man Friday Q&A, email kyle@theopenman.com, or shoot a tweet @kensing45 or…

The College World Series and My Sports Bucket List

Each year in mid-to-late June, I promise myself that one day -- one day -- I will get to Omaha for the College World Series. The annual NCAA baseball championship may have moved from venerable Rosenblatt Stadium, but the history that comes with nearly seven decades followed the College World Series into TD AmeriTrade Park.…

Friday Q&A: Worst Michael Bay Movies; Post-Vince WWE

The sports calendar is at something of a standstill. The NBA Finals concluded this week, leaving hoop-heads with only the draft, and a deluge of awful mock drafts before the sport goes completely dormant. Baseball is still in the early stretches of its marathon season. You could start prepping for the Mayweather-McGregor fight. You could…

Dominion: Further Proof NJPW Owns Wrestling in 2017

New Japan Pro-Wrestling's summer super-card Dominion delivered on initial hype, if not exceeding it. With an impressive show leading into the promotion's first independently promoted showcase in the United States, NJPW has considerable momentum as the world's premier wrestling league in 2017. NJPW made no bones about its intent for this year. Beginning with the…

Friday Q&A: Bill Snyder, No. 1 Arizona and Wrestling Sabermetrics

Congratulations! You made it to Friday, and with it, a new addition in the all-too-seldom updated Q&A column. This being the start of a new month, I have a renewed commitment to Friday Q&A. Q&A is not possible without you, the reader, so thank yous are in order for this week's participants. You can ask…